Leicestershire v Australians
Australia in British Isles 1964
VenueGrace Road, Leicester on 8th, 9th, 10th July 1964 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossLeicestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresT Drinkwater, CG Pepper
ScorersFN Bloxsom (Leicestershire), DK Sherwood (Australians)
Close of play day 1Leicestershire (1) 311/7 (Birkenshaw 68*, Smith 21*)
Close of play day 2Leicestershire (2) 39/2 (Booth 9*, Inman 13*)

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*MR Hallamb Potter39     
BJ Boothc Simpson b Veivers22     
GF Crossc Simpson b Veivers53     
CC Inmanc Veivers b McKenzie47     
S Jayasinghec Simpson b Veivers20     
J Birkenshawnot out68     
J van Gelovenc McKenzie b Veivers5     
+GW Burchb McKenzie27     
RC Smithnot out21     
JS Savagedid not bat      
HWJ Jefferydid not bat      
Extras(7 b, 2 lb)9
Total(7 wickets, declared, 95 overs)311
Fall of wickets:
1-48, 2-75, 3-153, 4-171, 5-184, 6-194, 7-269
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McKenzie19   3562--
Corling12   2330--
Veivers43   121224--
Potter8   1411--
Sellers6   2220--
Simpson5   0230--
Connolly2   150--

Australians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
IR Redpathc Hallam b Savage24     
*RB Simpsonc Booth b Cross117     
J Potterb Cross78     
BC Boothc Hallam b van Geloven0     
PJP Burgec Birkenshaw b Smith45     
+BN Jarmanc Jayasinghe b Birkenshaw36     
TR Veiversc Inman b Smith14     
GD McKenziec Booth b Birkenshaw39     
RHD Sellersb van Geloven24     
GE Corlingnot out5     
AN Connollyabsent hurt
Extras(15 b, 6 lb, 2 nb, 1 w)24
Total(all out, 97.3 overs)406
Fall of wickets:
1-45, 2-227, 3-229, 4-237, 5-318, 6-319, 7-356, 8-393, 9-406 (97.3 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jeffery8   2200--
Cross18   3512--
Savage26   31041--
van Geloven18.31602--
Smith16   2892--
Birkenshaw11   1582--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*MR Hallamc Burge b Veivers12     
BJ Boothc Corling b Sellers70     
GF Crossb Corling0     
CC Inmanc Jarman b McKenzie93     
S Jayasinghec Veivers b Simpson11     
J Birkenshawc Simpson b Potter47     
J van Gelovenc McKenzie b Sellers0     
+GW Burchrun out2     
RC Smithc Potter b Sellers4     
JS Savagenot out4     
HWJ Jefferyst Jarman b Simpson6     
Extras(6 b, 1 lb, 1 w)8
Total(all out, 107.4 overs)257
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-24, 3-162, 4-186, 5-194, 6-199, 7-206, 8-206, 9-250, 10-257 (107.4 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McKenzie19   4311--
Corling12   1371--
Veivers25   8791--
Potter4   311--
Sellers29   8703--

Australians second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RHD Sellersnot out22     
*RB Simpsonnot out34     
IR Redpathdid not bat      
J Potterdid not bat      
BC Boothdid not bat      
PJP Burgedid not bat      
+BN Jarmandid not bat      
TR Veiversdid not bat      
GD McKenziedid not bat      
GE Corlingdid not bat      
AN Connollydid not bat      
Extras(4 b)4
Total(no wicket, 10 overs)60
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Booth4   0280--
Jayasinghe4   1160--
Burch1   030--
Inman1   090--

--> HWJ Jeffery made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> S Jayasinghe (1) passed 4000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 5
--> RB Simpson (1) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches for the season when he reached 100
--> RC Smith reached 200 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Australians first innings
--> RHD Sellers reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Leicestershire second innings