Lancashire v Yorkshire
County Match 1885
VenueOld Trafford, Manchester on 18th, 19th, 20th June 1885 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossLancashire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresRP Carpenter, AP Smith
Close of play day 1Yorkshire (1) 117/2 (Hall 39*)
Close of play day 2Lancashire (2) 138 all out

Lancashire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WE Leachc Bates b Peate5     
RG Barlowb Harrison12     
F Taylorlbw b Peel39     
J Briggsc Hunter b Peate16     
OP Lancashirest Hunter b Harrison0     
*AN Hornbyb Peel61     
EE Steellbw b Peel0     
WH Robinsonb Peel8     
A Watsonb Harrison15     
J Crosslandst Hunter b Harrison4     
+R Pillingnot out0     
Extras(5 b, 2 lb, 1 w)8
Total(all out, 92.1 overs)168
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-19, 3-44, 4-47, 5-137, 6-137, 7-139, 8-140, 9-163, 10-168 (92.1 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Peate30   20212--
Bates19   7400--
Emmett6   1130--
Peel9   3224--

Yorkshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*L Hallb Watson40     
W Batesrun out4     
I Grimshawb Barlow74     
R Peelc and b Barlow0     
A Sowdenc Barlow b Watson8     
F Leec Hornby b Barlow10     
JM Prestonrun out11     
T Emmettc and b Watson7     
E Peatec Hornby b Barlow2     
+J Hunterb Watson2     
GP Harrisonnot out0     
Total(all out, 127 overs)158
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-117, 3-117, 4-140, 5-145, 6-145, 7-154, 8-154, 9-156, 10-158 (127 ov)
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watson57   44344--
Barlow40   22544--
Crossland9   2200--
Briggs9   5140--
Leach5   1110--
Steel7   2250--

Lancashire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WE Leachc Hunter b Emmett39     
RG Barlowc Hall b Peate11     
F Taylorc Bates b Emmett11     
J Briggsb Emmett0     
OP Lancashirec Hunter b Emmett8     
*AN Hornbyc Peel b Peate34     
EE Steelc Hunter b Emmett3     
WH Robinsonc Peel b Emmett0     
A Watsonnot out15     
J Crosslandb Harrison2     
+R Pillingc Sowden b Emmett8     
Extras(1 b, 4 lb, 2 w)7
Total(all out, 96 overs)138
Fall of wickets:
1-30, 2-43, 3-43, 4-56, 5-99, 6-111, 7-111, 8-112, 9-129, 10-138 (96 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Harrison6   0171--
Peate37   24312--
Bates9   590--
Emmett34   17507--
Peel10   2240--

Yorkshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*L Hallc Pilling b Watson31     
W Batesc Watson b Barlow12     
I Grimshawb Watson5     
E Peatec Lancashire b Watson0     
A Sowdenc Taylor b Barlow14     
JM Prestonc Taylor b Barlow4     
R Peelnot out4     
F Leenot out5     
T Emmettdid not bat      
+J Hunterdid not bat      
GP Harrisondid not bat      
Total(6 wickets, 85 overs)75
Fall of wickets:
1-14, 2-23, 3-23, 4-59, 5-62, 6-66
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watson43   30353--
Barlow38   23333--
Briggs4   270--

--> I Grimshaw (1) passed 2500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 5