Oxford University v Derbyshire
University Match 1973
VenueThe University Parks, Oxford on 20th, 21st, 22nd June 1973 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossOxford University won the toss and decided to bat
ResultDerbyshire won by 4 wickets
UmpiresWE Alley, CS Elliott
Close of play day 1No play
Close of play day 2Derbyshire (1) 95/0 (Borrington 62*, Hill 26*)

Oxford University first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RJ Leec Taylor b Hendrick0     
TR Gloverlbw b Buxton9     
VGB Cushingb Tunnicliffe6     
*AKC Jonesrun out43     
Imran Khanlbw b Buxton7     
JM Wardnot out51     
CB Hamblinlbw b Tunnicliffe0     
+ANM Longmorenot out0     
SR Porterdid not bat      
RA Nivendid not bat      
TM Lambdid not bat      
Extras(2 lb, 4 nb)6
Total(6 wickets, declared, 55 overs)122
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-10, 3-28, 4-38, 5-122, 6-122
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hendrick7   471--
Tunnicliffe10   682--
Venkataraghavan9   1260--
Buxton10   5132--
Swindell12   4440--
Swarbrook7   2180--

Derbyshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AJ Borringtonnot out62     
A Hillnot out26     
MH Pagedid not bat      
H Cartwrightdid not bat      
IR Buxtondid not bat      
FW Swarbrookdid not bat      
*+RW Taylordid not bat      
S Venkataraghavandid not bat      
RS Swindelldid not bat      
CJ Tunnicliffedid not bat      
M Hendrickdid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 3 nb)7
Total(no wicket, declared, 41 overs)95
Oxford University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Imran Khan12   2250--
Lamb7   490--
Hamblin6   0180--
Porter10   3190--
Niven6   1170--

Oxford University second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RJ Leelbw b Buxton7     
TR Gloverc Venkataraghavan b Swindell21     
VGB Cushingb Swarbrook4     
*AKC Jonesc Swindell b Venkataraghavan16     
Imran Khanc Cartwright b Swindell32     
JM Wardlbw b Swindell61     
CB Hamblinc Taylor b Tunnicliffe4     
+ANM Longmorec Page b Swarbrook5     
SR Porterc Venkataraghavan b Swindell20     
RA Nivennot out0     
TM Lambdid not bat      
Extras(1 lb, 2 nb)3
Total(9 wickets, declared, 76.2 overs)173
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-18, 3-39, 4-81, 5-86, 6-119, 7-148, 8-173, 9-173 (76.2 ov)
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Tunnicliffe15   3361--
Venkataraghavan21   8441--
Buxton9   661--
Swarbrook17   10372--

Derbyshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AJ Borringtonc Longmore b Niven72     
A Hillc Longmore b Porter18     
MH Pagec and b Lee12     
H Cartwrightb Imran Khan38     
IR Buxtonc Longmore b Niven16     
FW Swarbrooknot out13     
*+RW Taylorc Porter b Niven21     
S Venkataraghavannot out1     
RS Swindelldid not bat      
CJ Tunnicliffedid not bat      
M Hendrickdid not bat      
Extras(3 b, 9 lb, 1 nb)13
Total(6 wickets, 47.3 overs)204
Fall of wickets:
1-38, 2-61, 3-143, 4-163, 5-167, 6-195
Oxford University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Imran Khan17.32701--
Lamb10   3200--
Porter5   0261--
Niven10   0483--
Lee5   0271--

--> ANM Longmore made his debut in First-Class matches
--> JM Ward (1) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 20
--> SR Porter (2) passed his previous highest score of 15 in First-Class matches
--> H Cartwright (2) equalled his previous highest score of 38 in First-Class matches
--> RA Niven reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Derbyshire second innings