Yorkshire v Lancashire
County Match 1885
VenueFartown, Huddersfield on 23rd, 24th, 25th July 1885 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossLancashire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultYorkshire won by 8 wickets
UmpiresRP Carpenter, G Panter
Close of play day 1Yorkshire (1) 90/3 (Bates 19*)
Close of play day 2Lancashire (2) 81/2 (Lancashire 16*, Kemp 36*)

Lancashire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RG Barlowb Harrison23     
*AN Hornbyb Bates6     
OP Lancashirec Hunter b Bates0     
G Kempc Hunter b Bates37     
J Briggsst Hunter b Bates9     
WH Bowerb Harrison0     
WH Robinsonc Hunter b Bates80     
A Watsonc Preston b Bates26     
G Yatesb Peel10     
+E Jacksonrun out7     
W Copelandnot out21     
Extras(9 b, 4 lb)13
Total(all out, 93.3 overs)232
Fall of wickets:
1-12, 2-12, 3-52, 4-74, 5-74, 6-79, 7-136, 8-168, 9-196, 10-232 (93.3 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Peate12   5160--
Harrison25   9622--
Emmett6   0250--
Peel9   1311--

Yorkshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Ulyettst Jackson b Watson40     
*L Hallc Robinson b Copeland20     
I Grimshawb Briggs4     
W Batesb Watson98     
F Leelbw b Briggs14     
R Peelc and b Briggs6     
JM Prestonc Robinson b Barlow59     
T Emmettnot out45     
E Peatec Briggs b Barlow1     
+J Hunterrun out0     
GP Harrisonlbw b Briggs1     
Extras(11 b, 2 lb)13
Total(all out, 217.1 overs)301
Fall of wickets:
1-56, 2-63, 3-90, 4-140, 5-168, 6-204, 7-294, 8-297, 9-300, 10-301 (217.1 ov)
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watson86   51772--
Barlow49   27592--
Copeland6   2231--
Yates7   1230--
Hornby2   0100--

Lancashire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RG Barlowst Hunter b Peate10     
*AN Hornbyc Lee b Bates14     
OP Lancashirerun out18     
G Kempc Hall b Peate109     
J Briggsb Peel0     
WH Bowerb Peate23     
WH Robinsonc and b Peate2     
A Watsonc Harrison b Peate17     
G Yatesc Preston b Peate1     
+E Jacksonnot out3     
W Copelandb Harrison0     
Extras(11 b, 2 lb, 4 w)17
Total(all out, 145.3 overs)214
Fall of wickets:
1-21, 2-35, 3-97, 4-97, 5-171, 6-181, 7-191, 8-197, 9-213, 10-214 (145.3 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Peate41   23446--
Bates36   16481--
Emmett28   10430--
Peel26   16231--
Hall5   2110--

Yorkshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Ulyettst Jackson b Watson12     
I Grimshawc Barlow b Watson5     
W Batesnot out82     
JM Prestonnot out39     
*L Halldid not bat      
F Leedid not bat      
R Peeldid not bat      
T Emmettdid not bat      
E Peatedid not bat      
+J Hunterdid not bat      
GP Harrisondid not bat      
Extras(9 b, 1 lb)10
Total(2 wickets, 69 overs)148
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-19
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watson28   16432--
Barlow15   5280--
Briggs18   6380--
Yates8   1290--

--> W Copeland made his debut in First-Class matches
--> E Jackson made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> W Copeland made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> G Yates (1) equalled his previous highest score of 10 in First-Class matches
--> JM Preston (1) passed his previous highest score of 36 in First-Class matches
--> G Kemp (2) passed his previous highest score of 60 in First-Class matches
--> G Kemp (2) made his first century in First-Class matches
--> WH Bower (2) passed his previous highest score of 19 in First-Class matches
--> W Bates reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 5th wicket in the Lancashire first innings
--> A Watson reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the Yorkshire second innings