STAT ATTACK - Glamorgan reach 500 in successive matches

27 Sep 2022 | Cricket

Glamorgan declared on 533-9 against Sussex this afternoon in their LV=Insurance County Championship match at Hove. With the Welsh county having made 550-5 against Derbyshire at Cardiff, this was only the fourth time in the Club’s history that they have scored 500 or more in successive matches, and the first time since 2014 (writes Andrew Hignell)

The previous instances have been:

1939: 577-4 v Gloucestershire at Rodney Parade, Newport and 501-8 v Nottinghamshire at Swansea.

2000: 718-3d v Sussex at Colwyn Bay and 507-9d v Essex at Southend.

2014: 527 v Kent at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff and 615-7d v Gloucestershire at Bristol.