Yorkshire v Gloucestershire
County Match 1887
VenueDewsbury and Savile Ground, Dewsbury on 25th, 26th, 27th July 1887 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossYorkshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultYorkshire won by 70 runs
PointsYorkshire 1; Gloucestershire 0
UmpiresC Coward, H Jupp
Close of play day 1Gloucestershire (1) 55/1 (WG Grace 21*, Brain 18*)
Close of play day 2Yorkshire (2) 65/1 (Hall 24*, Lee 29*)

Yorkshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
L Hallnot out119     
G Ulyettb Roberts98     
F Leelbw b WG Grace21     
*MB Hawkec EM Grace b Roberts23     
W Batesb Roberts11     
R Peelb Roberts0     
JM Prestonc Brain b Roberts11     
S Wadeb Roberts11     
J Dentonc EM Grace b WG Grace10     
T Emmettb Roberts1     
+J Hunterc Cole b WG Grace13     
Extras(14 b, 2 lb)16
Total(all out, 169.2 overs)334
Fall of wickets:
1-127, 2-168, 3-211, 4-243, 5-243, 6-261, 7-293, 8-312, 9-313, 10-334 (169.2 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Roberts74   371017--
WG Grace57.2141203--
EM Grace3   0220--
Radcliffe6   2150--
Wreford-Brown11   6190--
Townsend18   2410--

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WG Gracec Hunter b Wade97     
EM Graceb Bates10     
JH Brainc Emmett b Peel74     
F Townsendc Hall b Bates16     
OG Radcliffeb Ulyett25     
WWF Pullenc Wade b Ulyett78     
G Francislbw b Wade10     
EL Griffithsc Hunter b Bates9     
C Wreford-Brownnot out21     
+FL Coleb Wade4     
FG Robertsc Hunter b Wade4     
Extras(7 b, 8 w)15
Total(all out, 178.1 overs)363
Fall of wickets:
1-16, 2-165, 3-198, 4-235, 5-239, 6-259, 7-302, 8-348, 9-?, 10-363 (178.1 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bates49   20783--
Peel50   17881--
Emmett21   11320--
Ulyett22   8492--
Preston11   2370--

Yorkshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
L Hallc Brain b Roberts49     
G Ulyettb Roberts0     
F Leec Wreford-Brown b Roberts31     
*MB Hawkec EM Grace b WG Grace37     
W Batesc Townsend b Roberts4     
R Peelc Brain b Roberts5     
JM Prestonc Wreford-Brown b Roberts8     
S Wadec EM Grace b Roberts6     
J Dentonc Roberts b WG Grace24     
T Emmettnot out2     
+J Hunterc Brain b WG Grace0     
Extras(16 b, 2 lb)18
Total(all out, 132.2 overs)184
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-68, 3-133, 4-137, 5-138, 6-150, 7-153, 8-168, 9-184, 10-184 (132.2 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Roberts64   38707--
WG Grace63.229883--
Radcliffe1   100--
Wreford-Brown4   380--

Gloucestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EM Graceb Peel3     
G Francisc Bates b Peel2     
*WG Gracelbw b Wade20     
JH Brainb Wade21     
F Townsendb Wade6     
WWF Pullenb Wade16     
OG Radcliffec Hawke b Peel2     
C Wreford-Brownb Wade4     
EL Griffithsb Wade3     
+FL Coleb Peel3     
FG Robertsnot out0     
Extras(4 b, 1 lb)5
Total(all out, 39.1 overs)85
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-6, 3-46, 4-47, 5-54, 6-58, 7-79, 8-82, 9-85, 10-85 (39.1 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bates5   0220--
Wade15   7186--

--> FG Roberts made his debut in First-Class matches
--> G Ulyett (1) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches for the season when he reached 93
--> G Ulyett (1) passed 15500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 72
--> MB Hawke (1) passed 3000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 23
--> FG Roberts achieved his first five wickets in an innings in First-Class matches in the Yorkshire first innings
--> S Wade reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Gloucestershire first innings