Derbyshire v Lancashire
County Match 1887
VenueRecreation Ground, Long Eaton on 7th, 8th July 1887 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossLancashire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultLancashire won by 54 runs
PointsDerbyshire 0; Lancashire 1
UmpiresG Panter, J Rowbotham
Close of play day 1Derbyshire (1) 90/7 (Davidson 19*, Disney 16*)

Lancashire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*OP Lancashirec Chatterton b Cropper8     
GE Jowettb Walker18     
G Kempc and b Cropper2     
J Briggsc Disney b Walker9     
ABE Gibsonrun out16     
GR Bakerc Wright b Walker27     
D Whittakerb Davidson21     
G Yatesc Cropper b Walker1     
F Wardc Davidson b Cropper1     
A Watsonc Street b Walker18     
+R Pillingnot out15     
Extras(5 b, 3 lb, 1 w)9
Total(all out, 93.2 overs)145
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-31, 3-39, 4-43, 5-55, 6-85, 7-86, 8-94, 9-125, 10-145 (93.2 ov)
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cropper33   19233--
Davidson17   7271--
Chatterton9   1220--

Derbyshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LG Wrightc Watson b Briggs1     
W Suggc Baker b Briggs5     
G Ratcliffeb Watson15     
W Chatterton hit wkt b Briggs9     
W Cropperb Watson12     
GA Davidsonc Pilling b Briggs19     
H Streetb Watson0     
*EAJ Maynardst Pilling b Briggs1     
+JJ Disneyst Pilling b Briggs24     
E Coupc Pilling b Briggs0     
GG Walkernot out0     
Extras(8 b, 6 lb)14
Total(all out, 90 overs)100
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-5, 3-34, 4-47, 5-47, 6-?, 7-58, 8-97, 9-97, 10-100 (90 ov)
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watson45   32333--
Briggs40   23497--
Yates5   340--

Lancashire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*OP Lancashirec Wright b Walker21     
GE Jowettc Cropper b Walker1     
G Kempb Davidson18     
J Briggsb Davidson8     
ABE Gibsonb Walker4     
GR Bakerc Disney b Davidson0     
D Whittakerc Cropper b Davidson1     
G Yatesnot out47     
F Wardb Davidson10     
A Watsonb Davidson4     
+R Pillinglbw b Walker3     
Extras(4 b, 3 lb, 2 w)9
Total(all out, 74.2 overs)126
Fall of wickets:
1-17, 2-35, 3-44, 4-49, 5-50, 6-54, 7-58, 8-98, 9-117, 10-126 (74.2 ov)
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cropper21   10300--
Davidson29   12436--

Derbyshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LG Wrightc Jowett b Briggs31     
*EAJ Maynardb Watson1     
G Ratcliffec Watson b Briggs5     
W Chattertonb Watson1     
W Cropperb Watson17     
W Suggc Pilling b Briggs12     
GA Davidsonc Pilling b Watson2     
+JJ Disneyc Yates b Watson8     
GG Walkerb Briggs0     
H Streetnot out15     
E Coupc Yates b Briggs10     
Extras(10 b, 5 lb)15
Total(all out, 81.3 overs)117
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-34, 3-39, 4-40, 5-47, 6-47, 7-86, 8-86, 9-?, 10-117 (81.3 ov)
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watson41   26395--
Yates5   3120--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> ABE Gibson made his debut in First-Class matches
--> H Street made his debut in First-Class matches
--> EAJ Maynard made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> GR Baker (1) passed his previous highest score of 15 in First-Class matches
--> R Pilling (1) passed 2000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 8
--> G Yates (2) passed his previous highest score of 43 in First-Class matches
--> LG Wright (2) passed his previous highest score of 22 in First-Class matches
--> J Briggs reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the Derbyshire first innings
--> GG Walker reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Lancashire second innings