Oxford University v Worcestershire
University Match 1973
VenueThe University Parks, Oxford on 16th, 17th, 18th May 1973 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWorcestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultWorcestershire won by 127 runs
UmpiresWL Budd, A Jepson
Close of play day 1Oxford University (1) 113/2 (Lee 68*, Imran Khan 4*)
Close of play day 2Worcestershire (2) 194/4 (Ormrod 59*, Yardley 5*)

Worcestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RGA Headleyb Lamb11     
DER Stewartc Niven b Lamb2     
EJO Hemsleyc Paver b Lamb2     
JA Ormrodc Paver b Imran Khan3     
BL D'Oliveirac Paver b Niven28     
TJ Yardleyc Cushing b Imran Khan2     
+GR Cassc Jones b Lamb89     
IN Johnsonc Glover b Imran Khan37     
*N Giffordc Paver b Porter9     
VA Holderb Porter1     
AP Pridgeonnot out1     
Extras(2 lb, 3 nb, 1 w)6
Total(all out, 73.5 overs)191
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-8, 3-20, 4-20, 5-28, 6-56, 7-159, 8-181, 9-182, 10-191 (73.5 ov)
Oxford University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Imran Khan22   5493--
Lamb17   5424--
Lee8   0430--
Niven6   2181--

Oxford University first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RJ Leelbw b D'Oliveira93     
TR Gloverlbw b Holder7     
*AKC Jonesb Gifford24     
Imran Khanc Ormrod b Holder20     
JM Wardlbw b Gifford2     
VGB Cushingc Hemsley b Pridgeon17     
JK Pickuplbw b Gifford3     
+RGL Paverb Holder19     
SR Porterb Gifford0     
RA Nivenb Gifford12     
TM Lambnot out0     
Extras(1 b, 8 lb, 4 nb)13
Total(all out, 88.1 overs)210
Fall of wickets:
1-45, 2-109, 3-150, 4-154, 5-163, 6-175, 7-183, 8-184, 9-210, 10-210 (88.1 ov)
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Pridgeon14   4371--
Gifford31   10665--
Johnson4   0180--
D'Oliveira13   8171--

Worcestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RGA Headleyb Imran Khan89     
DER Stewartb Porter21     
EJO Hemsleyc Paver b Lee2     
JA Ormrodc Jones b Niven74     
BL D'Oliveirac Ward b Imran Khan15     
TJ Yardleyc Ward b Niven29     
+GR Cassc Glover b Niven6     
IN Johnsonnot out11     
*N Giffordc Jones b Porter7     
VA Holdernot out18     
AP Pridgeondid not bat      
Extras(5 lb, 2 w)7
Total(8 wickets, declared, 106 overs)279
Fall of wickets:
1-61, 2-80, 3-137, 4-183, 5-227, 6-240, 7-241, 8-258
Oxford University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Imran Khan18   4382--
Lamb17   4470--
Lee13   2301--
Niven22   5533--
Porter36   81042--

Oxford University second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RJ Leeb Holder4     
TR Gloverb Holder9     
*AKC Jonesc Cass b Pridgeon0     
Imran Khanlbw b Holder54     
JM Wardc Cass b Johnson22     
VGB Cushingst Cass b Gifford10     
JK Pickuplbw b Gifford1     
+RGL Paverc Johnson b Gifford4     
SR Porterb Holder7     
RA Nivennot out8     
TM Lambc Cass b Holder4     
Extras(7 lb, 1 nb, 2 w)10
Total(all out, 62.1 overs)133
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-5, 3-19, 4-49, 5-83, 6-93, 7-105, 8-115, 9-120, 10-133 (62.1 ov)
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Pridgeon8   1201--
Gifford14   6163--
Johnson9   1271--
D'Oliveira2   050--
Hemsley15   5380--

--> JK Pickup made his debut in First-Class matches
--> SR Porter made his debut in First-Class matches
--> IN Johnson (1) passed his previous highest score of 36 in First-Class matches
--> RJ Lee (1) passed his previous highest score of 68 in First-Class matches
--> AKC Jones (1) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 21
--> TM Lamb achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Worcestershire first innings (previous best was 3-74)
--> Imran Khan reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Worcestershire first innings
--> VA Holder reached 450 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Oxford University first innings