Middlesex v Nottinghamshire
County Championship 1939
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 15th, 17th, 18th July 1939 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossNottinghamshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultNottinghamshire won by an innings and 190 runs
PointsMiddlesex 0; Nottinghamshire 12
UmpiresHG Baldwin, A Dolphin
Close of play day 1Nottinghamshire (1) 480/5 (Keeton 263*, Giles 15*)
Close of play day 2Middlesex (2) 49/1 (Robertson 19*, Edrich 20*)

Nottinghamshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WW Keetonnot out312 43528- 
CB Harrisc Sims b Peebles33     
*GFH Heanelbw b Sims88     
J Hardstaffc Price b Edrich30     
GV Gunnc Smith b Peebles43     
J Knowlesc Gray b Peebles3     
RJ Gilesb Smith16     
W Vocelbw b Smith0     
+AB Wheatlbw b Smith1     
HJ Butlerc Peebles b Sims10     
A Jepsonnot out15     
Extras(3 b, 4 lb, 2 w)9
Total(9 wickets, declared, 114 overs)560
Fall of wickets:
1-104, 2-271, 3-355, 4-427, 5-436, 6-486, 7-486, 8-496, 9-530
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smith26   21023--
Gray12   0740--
Edrich16   0741--
Sims18   01162--
Peebles20   0953--
DCS Compton16   2590--
Robertson6   0310--

Middlesex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JDB Robertsonc Wheat b Jepson14     
SM Brownc Giles b Voce37     
WJ Edrichc Heane b Voce5     
DCS Comptonc Heane b Voce17     
NS Hotchkinc Knowles b Butler0     
LH Comptonb Butler2     
JM Simsc Hardstaff b Voce7     
CIJ Smithc Keeton b Voce25     
*IAR Peeblesc Harris b Voce2     
+WFF Pricenot out7     
LH Grayc Gunn b Voce1     
Extras(2 b)2
Total(all out, 38.4 overs)119
Fall of wickets:
1-29, 2-48, 3-73, 4-75, 5-75, 6-82, 7-84, 8-111, 9-111, 10-119 (38.4 ov)
Nottinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Butler15   4312--
Jepson4   0161--

Middlesex second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
JDB Robertsonc Jepson b Voce21     
SM Brownlbw b Voce5     
WJ Edrichc Wheat b Heane51     
DCS Comptonb Heane65     
NS Hotchkinnot out41     
LH Comptonb Jepson4     
JM Simsc Jepson b Heane0     
CIJ Smithc and b Voce40     
*IAR Peeblesc Voce b Butler4     
LH Grayrun out7     
+WFF Priceabsent hurt
Extras(4 b, 6 lb, 3 nb)13
Total(all out, 67.1 overs)251
Fall of wickets:
1-15, 2-55, 3-111, 4-171, 5-178, 6-179, 7-228, 8-240, 9-251 (67.1 ov)
Nottinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Voce25   6693--
Butler15   2501--
Jepson16   1551--
Giles3   090--

--> WW Keeton (1) passed his previous highest score of 261 in First-Class matches
--> WW Keeton (1) passed his previous highest score of 261 in County Championship matches
--> WW Keeton (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 77
--> CB Harris (1) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches for the season when he reached 24
--> NS Hotchkin (2) passed his previous highest score of 21 in County Championship matches
--> W Voce reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the Middlesex second innings