Durham v Staffordshire
Minor Counties Championship 1980
VenueWood Terrace, South Shields on 20th, 21st August 1980 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossStaffordshire won the toss and decided to field
ResultDurham won by 103 runs
PointsDurham 10; Staffordshire 0
UmpiresS Levison, D Norton
ScorersAD Reed (Durham), D Sherratt (Staffordshire)
Close of play day 1Durham (2) 64/2 (Greensword 14*, Wasim Raja 30*; 22 overs)

Durham first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
S Greenswordc Warner b Stephenson5914014651 
SR Atkinsonc Griffiths b Boothroyd2135442- 
C Thomasrun out177979-- 
Wasim Rajac Archer b Stephenson30325621 
BL Cairnslbw b James133-- 
*NA Riddellb Stephenson056-- 
PC Birtwisleb James1014112- 
PJ Kippaxnot out21820-- 
SM Stokoenot out1108-- 
+RAD Mercerdid not bat      
J Johnstondid not bat      
Extras(11 b, 4 lb, 4 nb, 1 w)20
Total(7 wickets, declared, 190 minutes, 55 overs)161
Fall of wickets:
1-31, 2-103, 3-127, 4-130, 5-132, 6-150, 7-154
Staffordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Stephenson14   132313
James16   2532--
Flower11   4270--
Boothroyd14   4291-3

Staffordshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*PN Gillst Mercer b Kippax3359653- 
SJ Baileyc Mercer b Johnston93644-- 
GS Warnerlbw b Johnston011-- 
PA Marshallc Stokoe b Johnston035-- 
FD Stephensonst Mercer b Cairns413211- 
NJ Archernot out2158622- 
NA Hodgkinsonb Cairns21716-- 
+A Griffithslbw b Cairns022-- 
RW Flowerb Kippax52220-- 
RI Jamesc Wasim Raja b Cairns036-- 
R Boothroydlbw b Cairns046-- 
Extras(2 nb)2
Total(all out, 128 minutes, 36 overs)76
Fall of wickets:
1-33, 2-33, 3-33, 4-42, 5-46, 6-56, 7-56, 8-68, 9-74, 10-76 (36 ov)
Durham bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cairns18   6555-2
Johnston7   293--
Wasim Raja1   020--
Kippax10   482--

Durham second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
S Greenswordb Boothroyd328410731 
SR Atkinsonlbw b Stephenson31314-- 
C Thomasc and b Stephenson122429-- 
Wasim Rajac Stephenson b James831101238- 
*NA Riddellc Griffiths b Boothroyd28394612 
PC Birtwislenot out21418-- 
PJ Kippaxnot out044-- 
BL Cairnsdid not bat      
SM Stokoedid not bat      
+RAD Mercerdid not bat      
J Johnstondid not bat      
Extras(9 b, 1 lb, 5 nb, 1 w)16
Total(5 wickets, declared, 173 minutes, 46 overs)176
Fall of wickets:
1-12, 2-30, 3-98, 4-162, 5-175
Staffordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Stephenson13   267215
James8   1331--
Boothroyd18   1382-7
Flower7   1220--

Staffordshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*PN Gillb Cairns634341- 
SJ Baileyc Mercer b Kippax35655-- 
GS Warnerb Wasim Raja3678764- 
PA Marshallb Kippax331391284- 
NJ Archerrun out015-- 
NA Hodgkinsonb Greensword52923-- 
FD Stephensonlbw b Wasim Raja5981- 
+A Griffithsc Birtwisle b Wasim Raja044-- 
RW Flowerc Cairns b Kippax4293825- 
RI Jameslbw b Wasim Raja54545-- 
R Boothroydnot out077-- 
Extras(18 b, 3 lb, 2 nb)23
Total(all out, 238 minutes, 82.1 overs)158
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-23, 3-70, 4-75, 5-87, 6-92, 7-92, 8-111, 9-148, 10-158 (82.1 ov)
Durham bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Johnston8   4160--
Cairns20   7331-2
Greensword16   6231--
Wasim Raja15   7204--
Thomas3   080--

--> SM Stokoe made his debut in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> SM Stokoe made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> R Boothroyd made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> NA Riddell (2) passed 3500 runs in Minor Counties Championship matches when he reached 11
--> RW Flower (2) passed his previous highest score of 35 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> BL Cairns reached 50 wickets in Minor Counties Championship matches for the season when taking his 4th wicket in the Staffordshire first innings
--> BL Cairns reached 100 wickets in Minor Counties Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Staffordshire second innings

Source: Durham CCC scorebook with thanks to Brian Hunt