Warwickshire v Oxford University
University Match 1973
VenueEdgbaston, Birmingham on 4th, 5th, 6th July 1973 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossOxford University won the toss and decided to bat
ResultOxford University won by 8 wickets
UmpiresA Jepson, AGT Whitehead
ScorerP Pike (Warwickshire)
Close of play day 1Warwickshire (1) 35/1 (Abberley 20*)
Close of play day 2Warwickshire (2) 171/8 (McDowall 77*, Bourne 32*)

Oxford University first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RJ Leelbw b McVicker4     
TR Gloverc McDowall b Rouse42     
*AKC Jonesc Rouse b Hemmings86     
Imran Khanc McDowall b Rouse22     
JM Wardc McDowall b McVicker85     
CB Hamblinc Tidy b Bourne41     
VGB Cushingnot out31     
+RGL Paverb McVicker0     
SR Porterc Hemmings b Rouse7     
RA Nivenc Tidy b Hemmings9     
TM Lambdid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 5 lb, 3 nb)14
Total(9 wickets, declared, 99.3 overs)341
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-117, 3-147, 4-163, 5-263, 6-290, 7-297, 8-319, 9-341 (99.3 ov)
Warwickshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McVicker15   2493--
Rouse23   7583--
Bourne13   2591--
Blenkiron19   4560--
Tidy11   2570--

Warwickshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*RN Abberleyc Paver b Imran Khan25     
J Whitehouselbw b Imran Khan14     
KD Smithc Cushing b Porter49     
BK Gardomb Imran Khan6     
+JI McDowalllbw b Imran Khan15     
NM McVickerc Hamblin b Porter18     
EE Hemmingsc Paver b Porter3     
SJ Rousest Paver b Porter19     
W Blenkironnot out4     
WA Bourneb Imran Khan3     
WN Tidyb Imran Khan0     
Extras(4 b, 1 lb, 5 nb, 1 w)11
Total(all out, 67 overs)167
Fall of wickets:
1-35, 2-44, 3-71, 4-116, 5-117, 6-127, 7-160, 8-160, 9-167, 10-167 (67 ov)
Oxford University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Imran Khan30   10636--
Lamb15   3480--
Porter18   8264--
Niven4   1190--

Warwickshire second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
*RN Abberleylbw b Lamb6     
J Whitehousec Lee b Imran Khan3     
KD Smithc Paver b Lamb2     
BK Gardomb Porter23     
+JI McDowallc and b Imran Khan89     
NM McVickerb Porter3     
EE Hemmingsb Lee2     
SJ Rousec Paver b Imran Khan3     
W Blenkironc Hamblin b Porter19     
WA Bourneb Porter84     
WN Tidynot out0     
Extras(1 b, 1 lb)2
Total(all out, 83.3 overs)236
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-9, 3-13, 4-13, 5-53, 6-65, 7-96, 8-121, 9-230, 10-236 (83.3 ov)
Oxford University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Imran Khan19   7343--
Lamb18   7372--
Niven9   2360--
Lee12   3461--

Oxford University second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RJ Leeb McVicker1     
VGB Cushingnot out26     
*AKC Jonesb McVicker13     
Imran Khannot out17     
TR Gloverdid not bat      
JM Warddid not bat      
CB Hamblindid not bat      
+RGL Paverdid not bat      
SR Porterdid not bat      
RA Nivendid not bat      
TM Lambdid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 4 lb, 1 w)9
Total(2 wickets, 17.4 overs)66
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-27
Warwickshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McVicker8   3182--
Rouse3   260--
Bourne1   050--
Blenkiron5   2240--

--> TR Glover (1) passed his previous highest score of 28 in First-Class matches
--> JM Ward (1) passed his previous highest score of 77 in First-Class matches
--> NM McVicker (1) passed 1500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 8
--> RN Abberley (2) passed 6500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 4
--> BK Gardom (2) passed his previous highest score of 13 in First-Class matches
--> JI McDowall (2) passed his previous highest score of 62 in First-Class matches
--> WA Bourne (2) passed his previous highest score of 19 in First-Class matches
--> WA Bourne made his debut for Warwickshire in First-Class matches
--> WA Bourne made his debut in England in First-Class matches
--> SR Porter achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Warwickshire first innings (previous best was 2-33)