Yorkshire v Middlesex
County Match 1887
VenueFartown, Huddersfield on 11th, 12th, 13th August 1887 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossMiddlesex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsYorkshire 0.5; Middlesex 0.5
UmpiresC Coward, JTBD Platts
Close of play day 1Middlesex (2) 46/2 (Webbe 18*, Lyttelton 6*)
Close of play day 2Yorkshire (2) 13/2 (Denton 4*)

Middlesex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*AJ Webbec Hunter b Preston17     
AE Stoddartc Bates b Emmett13     
JG Walkerc Hunter b Preston20     
TC O'Brienc Lee b Preston0     
GF Vernonc Hunter b Emmett4     
+A Lytteltonc Ulyett b Preston5     
FGJ Fordc Lee b Preston0     
G Burtonc Bates b Preston0     
PJ de Paravicinic Bates b Peel20     
JE Westnot out18     
J Robertsonc Wade b Preston24     
Extras(7 b, 1 lb, 1 w)9
Total(all out, 54.1 overs)130
Fall of wickets:
1-29, 2-33, 3-33, 4-56, 5-61, 6-61, 7-63, 8-64, 9-101, 10-130 (54.1 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ulyett4   290--
Emmett21   9402--
Peel6   1171--

Yorkshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Ulyettc de Paravicini b Burton57     
L Hallc O'Brien b West0     
F Leec Stoddart b West12     
*MB Hawkerun out64     
W Batesc Lyttelton b West18     
S Wadec de Paravicini b Ford13     
R Peelc Ford b West4     
JM Prestonc Burton b Ford4     
J Dentonc de Paravicini b Ford0     
T Emmettnot out4     
+J Hunterb Ford0     
Extras(3 b, 2 lb)5
Total(all out, 66 overs)181
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-35, 3-114, 4-150, 5-163, 6-171, 7-175, 8-177, 9-181, 10-181 (66 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
West29   8744--
Burton14   3531--
Robertson8   4150--
Webbe2   0170--
Ford13   8174--

Middlesex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*AJ Webbenot out243     
AE Stoddartc Hunter b Preston20     
JG Walkerc Hunter b Preston0     
+A Lytteltonc Lee b Emmett40     
TC O'Brienc Lee b Preston78     
GF Vernonc Hall b Ulyett20     
FGJ Fordlbw b Emmett58     
PJ de Paravicinic Bates b Peel15     
G Burtonb Peel2     
JE Westc Hall b Emmett19     
J Robertsonc Bates b Preston8     
Extras(11 b, 7 lb, 6 w)24
Total(all out, 195.1 overs)527
Fall of wickets:
1-39, 2-39, 3-111, 4-274, 5-312, 6-425, 7-465, 8-518, 9-?, 10-527 (195.1 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ulyett13   3381--
Emmett34   71023--
Peel38   17652--
Wade19   5500--
Bates31   10720--
Hall5   0230--

Yorkshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
J Dentonnot out4     
T Emmettc Vernon b West4     
+J Hunterlbw b Ford1     
G Ulyettdid not bat      
L Halldid not bat      
F Leedid not bat      
*MB Hawkedid not bat      
W Batesdid not bat      
S Wadedid not bat      
R Peeldid not bat      
JM Prestondid not bat      
Extras(4 b)4
Total(2 wickets, 3.1 overs)13
Fall of wickets:
1-12, 2-13 (3.1 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
West2   061--

--> There was no play on the final day.
--> F Lee (1) passed 2000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 7
--> AJ Webbe (2) passed his previous highest score of 192 in First-Class matches
--> AJ Webbe (2) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches for the season when he reached 239
--> AJ Webbe (2) passed 8000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 35
--> TC O'Brien (2) passed 2500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 27
--> JM Preston achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Middlesex first innings (previous best was 6-37)