Derbyshire v Sussex
County Match 1883
VenueCounty Ground, Derby on 30th, 31st July 1883 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossSussex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSussex won by an innings and 68 runs
UmpiresJ Rowbotham, G Wootton
Close of play day 1Derbyshire (1) 15/5 (Chatterton 3*)

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WA Humphreysc Disney b Evans2     
WA Testerb Chatterton26     
*H Whitfeldb Docker67     
FM Lucasc Smith b Brelsford18     
JB Hideb Chatterton7     
A Blackmanc Smith b Platts26     
EJ McCormickb W Evershed49     
+H Phillipsc Wright b W Evershed32     
BE Nichollsc sub b W Evershed8     
JW Juniperc Disney b Chatterton0     
AB Hidenot out6     
Extras(7 b, 2 lb)9
Total(all out, 150.3 overs)250
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-58, 3-86, 4-96, 5-127, 6-161, 7-223, 8-245, 9-245, 10-250 (150.3 ov)
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Brelsford43   17761--
Evans16   6291--
Chatterton52   21623--
SH Evershed15   5200--
Platts8   2221--
Docker10   2241--
W Evershed6.3383--

Derbyshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Evershedb JB Hide1     
LG Wrightc Phillips b Juniper2     
W Chattertonc Humphreys b Juniper3     
JTBD Plattsc Blackman b JB Hide8     
LC Dockerc Humphreys b JB Hide0     
J Brelsfordc Whitfeld b JB Hide1     
*RP Smithb JB Hide16     
SH Evershedc JB Hide b Tester21     
T Evansb Tester29     
J Marlownot out4     
+JJ Disneyst Phillips b Humphreys1     
Extras(8 b, 1 lb, 2 w)11
Total(all out, 66.1 overs)97
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-4, 3-15, 4-15, 5-16, 6-16, 7-41, 8-79, 9-95, 10-97 (66.1 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
JB Hide27   15345--
Juniper24   13292--
AB Hide7   380--
Tester6   252--

Derbyshire second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
W Evershedc McCormick b Juniper1     
LG Wrightc AB Hide b Juniper0     
W Chattertonb Juniper1     
JTBD Plattsc Humphreys b JB Hide0     
LC Dockerb JB Hide23     
J Brelsfordc Whitfeld b Nicholls10     
*RP Smithrun out9     
SH Evershedc Nicholls b Juniper4     
T Evansc Tester b Nicholls14     
J Marlownot out17     
+JJ Disneyb Nicholls0     
Extras(4 b, 2 lb)6
Total(all out, 43 overs)85
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-6, 3-31, 4-38, 5-45, 6-56, 7-56, 8-56, 9-76, 10-85 (43 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
JB Hide15   10132--
Juniper21   6404--
Nicholls7   0263--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> LG Wright made his debut in First-Class matches
--> EJ McCormick (1) passed his previous highest score of 42 in First-Class matches
--> SH Evershed (1) passed his previous highest score of 11 in First-Class matches
--> W Evershed achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Sussex first innings
--> BE Nicholls achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Derbyshire second innings (previous best was 0-38)
--> JW Juniper reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Derbyshire second innings