Division statistics for 2016
Saturday 12th November 2016
Here are the end of season statistics for the Second Division, statistics that won't be found anywhere else.
In 2016, 30728 runs were scored for the loss of 1859 wickets in 9306.1 overs.
Of the 132 matches, there were 102 results (77.27%), 8 draws (6.06%), 5 no decisions (3.78%) and 17 abandoned without a ball being bowled (12.87%).
Caldy's Paton Field yielded the most runs, 3363, whilst most wickets, 182, fell at Hightown St Mary's and Southport Trinity. table 1 table 2
Old Xaverians scored most runs with 2902 whilst Skelmersdale took most wickets, 187.
Old Xaverians faced most overs, 926.3. table 3 table 4
Old Xaverians completed a treble by bowling most overs, 889.2. table 5 table 6
Only 4 centuries were scored compared to 17 in 2015 to bring the total to 113 since the formation of the division in 2010.
There were 11 century partnerships during the season to bring the total to 176 since 2010.
On to personal achievements, Hightown St Mary's Tatenda Taibu headed the runs list with 733 (avge 52.64) whilst Alder's Nazim Mohammed took 73 wickets (avge 14.00)'
Hightown St Mary's Ben Ashcroft took most catches by an outfield player (12).
Hightown St Mary's Tatenda Taibu headed the wicket keeping list with 31 victims, 27 caught and 4 stumped.
club averages, batting averages, bowling averages
for full statistics, see also:
Second Division records