Cricket Bats, Balls & Equipment

Lot 617:
Lot 617 Lot 617
Australia, New Zealand and South Africa 1990s. Collection of over forty mono press photographs of Australian players in action, eight New Zealand players and two South Africa. Australian players featured are Moody, M. Taylor, P. Taylor, Reid, Matthews, Marsh, McDermott, Witney, Zoehrer, and Rackemann. New Zealand players include Hadlee, Jones, Greatbatch, Rutherford, etc. Also Jimmy Cook of South Africa. The majority 10"x8". VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £75
Lot 618:
Pakistan, India and County cricketers 1980s/1990s. Collection of eighteen mono press photographs of Pakistan players in action, five India players and eighty County players. Pakistan players featured include Imran Khan, Abdul Qadir, Javed Miandad, Wasim Akram, Gehan Mendis etc. India players include Azharuddin, Kapil Dev, Armanath, etc. County players include Morris (Derbyshire), Stephenson, Pritchard, Pringle (Essex), C. Smith (Hampshire), Stewart (Surrey), Reeve, Small, Munton (Warwickshire), Moody, Neale, Rhodes (Worcestershire), Moxon, Metcalfe (Yorkshire). The majority 10"x8". VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £48
Lot 619:
England Test and County players 1970s/1980s. Over fifty mono and colour photographs, the majority by Bob Thomas. Players featured include Sylvester Clarke, Clive Radley, Barry Wood, Alistair Hignell, Brian Hardie, John Abrahams, Derek Underwood, Paddy Clift, Viv Richards, Peter Roebuck, Peter Willey, Jack Richards, Graham Roope etc. 10"x8" and smaller. Bob Thomas official stamp to the majority. Some duplication. VG
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £10
Lot 620:
Test and County players 1970s/1980s. Over sixty mono photographs by Ken Kelly. Players featured include Fred Titmus scoring his first First Class century, Richard Hadlee, Allan Lamb, Derek Underwood, Alan Knott, Bob Willis, Ian Botham, Allan Border, Ricardo Ellcock, Godfrey Evans, Basil D'Oliveira etc. 10"x8" and smaller. Some duplication. VG
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £50
Lot 621:
Lot 621
Kent C.C.C. 1934. Official scorecard for Essex v Kent, Brentwood, 30th May- 1st June 1934. Nicely signed in ink to the scorecard by the three Kent centurions. Signatures are Bill Ashdown (332 runs), Frank Woolley (172) and Leslie Ames (202). Staining and damage not affecting the signatures. Sold with a modern four page leaflet describing the match in which Kent made 803/4 declared, winning the match by an innings and 192 runs. G
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £390
Lot 622:
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Kent C.C.C. 1909. 'World's Record Last wicket stand 235 by A. Fielder & F.E. Woolley'. Rare original silk scorecard for the match Worcestershire c Kent, 5th-7th July 1909, played at Stourbridge. Some staining, otherwise in good condition. Sold with a mono postcard of Woolley and Fielder standing in front of the scoreboard, and a modern leaflet describing the match. G
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £300
In the match which Kent eventually won by an innings and 33 runs, Worcestershire batted first and made 360 all out, with Pearson making 161, Kent in reply made 555 all out but were 320-8 when Colin Blythe walked out and was promptly out first ball for 0. Woolley and Fielder then proceeded to add 119 off the last hours play and they continued the next morning with a further 116 runs in 80 minutes enjoying a partnership of 235, before Woolley was out, which remains the tenth wicket record in county cricket to this day. Worcestershire were then bowled out by Blythe (7-44) for 162. Fielder took six and Blythe eight wickets in the game. This was Fielder's only first class century. Arthur Fielder played 253 first-class matches, taking 1,277 wickets at an average of 21.02 and featured in four County Championship winning sides for his County
Lot 623:
Lot 623
England v Australia 1905. Original early scorecard for the 2nd Test match played at Lord's on the 15th, 16th & 17th June 1905. Light horizontal fold otherwise in good condition. A rare scorecard
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £65
The 2nd Test match was drawn, no play being possible on the final day. For Australia, Armstrong took five wickets in the match, Darling top scored with 41 in Australia's only innings. For England, Jackson took 4-50, C.B. Fry top scored with 73 in the first innings and MacLaren made 79 in the second
Lot 624:
Lot 624
Derbyshire v Australia 1905. Original early scorecard for the tour match played at the County Ground, Derby on the 10th, 11th & 12th July 1905. Light vertical crease otherwise in good condition. A rare scorecard
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
The tour match was won by Australia by 105 runs. For Australia, Armstrong took five wickets in the first innings and Cotter six in the second innings, Gehrs top scored with 72 in the first innings and Laver 78 in the second. For Derbyshire, Cadman made 66, Levi Wright 66 etc and Cadman took seven wickets in the match
Lot 625:
Lot 625
Leicestershire v Australia 1905. Original early scorecard for the tour match played at Aylestone Road, Leicester on the 12th, 13th & 14th June 1905. Odd minor foxing otherwise in good condition. A rare scorecard
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
The match was drawn. For Australia, Howell and Noble took six wickets in the match, Noble top scoring with 79 in the first innings and Trumper 70 in the second. For Leicestershire, De Trafford top scored with 63 in the first innings and Coe 64no in the second. Jayes took 4-70 in the Australian first innings
Lot 626:
Lot 626
England v Australia 1905. Original early scorecard for the 5th Test match played at The Oval on the 14th, 15th & 16th August 1905. Vertical crease and minor soiling otherwise in good condition. A rare scorecard
Estimate: £70/90
Hammer price: £55
The 5th Test match was drawn, England winning the series 2-0. For Australia, Cotter took nine wickets in the match including 7-148 in the first, Duff top scored with 146 in the first innings and Hill with 34 in the second. For England, Brearley took six wickets in the match including 5-110 in the first, C.B. Fry top scored with a fine 144 in the first innings and Tyldesley made 112 in the second
Lot 627:
Lot 627
Gentleman v Players 1883. Official silk scorecard for the match played at Kennington Oval, 28th-30th June 1883. Players include Barlow, Ulyett, Shrewsbury, Lockwood, Barnes, Emmett, Lord Harris, Steel, Hornby, Lucas etc. Framed and glazed, overall 8.75"x11". Ex H.A. Wolfe collection. Minor staining and some wear, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £180
The match was tied
Lot 628:
Lot 628
Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle. M.C.C. 1900-1907. Official scorecard for Gentlemen of M.C.C. v The Navy, Lord's, 26th June 1901. Representing the Gentlemen in the match was Conan Doyle, creator of Sherlock Holmes. Horizontal fold, otherwise in good condition. Rare
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £90
Arthur Conan Doyle's first class cricket career comprised ten matches, all for M.C.C. The match to which this scorecard relates was not first class, Conan Doyle contributing 31 runs in the M.C.C.'s victory over The Navy by 136 runs
Lot 629:
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Surrey C.C.C. scorecards 1903-1931. Four official scorecards for matches played at Kennington Oval. Scorecards are Surrey XII v Next XVI, 27th-28th Apirl 1903. Light folds and minor loss to edges, otherwise in good condition. England v Australia, 14th-18th August 1926. England v Australia, 16th-22nd August 1930 (top edge trimmed). Surrey v Gloucestershire 2nd-5th May 1951. Sold with a printed chart showing Hutton's scoring strokes in his record score of 364 against the Australians at The Oval. Published by The Exchange Telegraph Co. Ltd, 23rd August 1938. G
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 630:
Lot 630
Leicestershire scorecards 1931-1949. Selection of five home and six away scorecards for the period. Home programmes include v Derbyshire 1932, v Yorkshire 1946, v Sussex 1946 etc. Away scorecards include v Yorkshire 1931, v Surrey 1931, v Lancashire 1935, v Yorkshire 1938 etc. Handwritten and printed scores. Some faults, generally fair condition. Qty 11
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
Lot 631:
Lot 631
Surrey C.C.C. 1955. Official Luton Town C.C. printed scorecard for a match v 'A Surrey XI' played at Luton on 5th June 1955. The scorecard signed to the front by thirteen Surrey players. Signatures include Surridge (Captain), A. Bedser, E. Bedser, Stewart, McIntyre, Barrington, Loader, Clark etc. Minor creases, otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: unsold
An unusual feature of the match is that the actor, Boris Karloff, is recorded as one of the umpires
Lot 632:
Lot 632
Yorkshire v Kent, Royal Visit, Harrogate 1991. Large official limited edition commemorative scorecard for the match which was attended by The Duchess of Kent with colour photographs of the two teams, special first day cover and signed by both teams, the Yorkshire and Kent Presidents and Yorkshire Chief Executive. Signatures include Moxon, Gough, Byas, Carrick, Cowdrey, Igglesdon, Fleming, Benson, Ellison, Marsh etc. Limited edition 21/50 produced. 17"x12". G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 633:
Cricket commemorative stamps 1980s/1990s. Selection of commemorative stamps and miniature sheets, the majority Commonwealth, including Bangladesh, ICC Cricket World Cup 1999, Christmas Island '25 Years of Cricket', Australia Test Centenary, 1877-1977, Sri Lanka 'First Test Match' 1982, St. Vincent etc. G
Estimate: £20/30
Withdrawn
Hammer price: withdrawn

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