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Leicestershire in First-Class Matches in 1953

See Also Second XI Matches

Captain: CH Palmer
Portrait of Charles Palmer
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Home Grounds used:
Grace Road, Leicester; Brush Ground, Loughborough; Coventry Road, Hinckley; Bath Grounds, Ashby-de-la-Zouch

Away Grounds visited:
Ashley Down Ground, Bristol; United Services Ground, Portsmouth; County Ground, Northampton; The University Parks, Oxford; St George's Road, Harrogate; Lord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood; Recreation Ground, Bath; The Nevill Ground, Tunbridge Wells; County Ground, Hove; Castle Park Cricket Ground, Colchester; Kennington Oval, Kennington; County Ground, New Road, Worcester; Courtaulds Ground, Coventry; County Ground, Derby; Trent Bridge, Nottingham

Championship playing record:
P 28     W 10     D 11     L 7

First-Class playing record:
P 30     W 11     D 11     L 8

Click on these links for the season's First-Class scorecards and results
or First-Class batting averages or First-Class bowling averages or Championship batting averages or Championship bowling averages

17 players appeared in First-Class matches for Leicestershire in 1953:
BS Boshier; J Firth; D Goodson; TJ Goodwin; MR Hallam; VE Jackson; JM Josephs; R Julian; G Lester; VS Munden; CH Palmer; JS Savage; GA Smithson; LA Spence; CT Spencer; M Tompkin; JE Walsh.

3 players made their debut for Leicestershire in these matches in 1953:
BS Boshier; R Julian; JS Savage.

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