Lancashire v Yorkshire
County Match 1887
VenueOld Trafford, Manchester on 25th, 26th, 27th August 1887 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossLancashire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultYorkshire won by an innings and 39 runs
PointsLancashire 0; Yorkshire 1
UmpiresJ Chatterton, FJ Whatmough
Close of play day 1Yorkshire (1) 162/2 (Hall 62*, Hawke 6*)
Close of play day 2Yorkshire (1) 412/9 (Hunter 0*)

Lancashire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*AN Hornbyc Wade b Preston14     
RG Barlowrun out9     
FH Sugglbw b Emmett5     
J Leighc Hunter b Preston1     
J Briggsc Ulyett b Peel25     
GE Jowettb Emmett8     
WH Robinsonc Wade b Emmett14     
GR Bakerb Wilson16     
G Yatesb Peel9     
A Watsonb Preston10     
+R Pillingnot out3     
Extras(13 b, 2 w)15
Total(all out, 64.2 overs)129
Fall of wickets:
1-24, 2-37, 3-37, 4-48, 5-57, 6-80, 7-105, 8-107, 9-125, 10-129 (64.2 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Emmett24   93832-
Ulyett4   270--
Peel8   4122--
Wilson7   2121--

Yorkshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Batesc Baker b Briggs33     
L Hallc Pilling b Watson62     
F Leec Hornby b Watson57     
*MB Hawkec Pilling b Barlow125     
G Ulyettc and b Barlow44     
R Peelc Pilling b Briggs66     
S Wadec Yates b Barlow3     
J Wilsonc Pilling b Briggs0     
JM Prestonrun out6     
+J Hunterb Briggs0     
T Emmettnot out2     
Extras(11 b, 5 lb)16
Total(all out, 256.3 overs)414
Fall of wickets:
1-37, 2-156, 3-162, 4-240, 5-378, 6-387, 7-394, 8-412, 9-412, 10-414 (256.3 ov)
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Baker13   7290--
Yates43   11850--
Watson77   50692--
Barlow51   25853--
Sugg3   0110--

Lancashire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*AN Hornbyc Bates b Peel4     
RG Barlowc Hall b Peel8     
FH Suggc Bates b Preston34     
J Leighc Ulyett b Wade1     
J Briggsc Hunter b Preston7     
GE Jowettb Wade1     
WH Robinsonlbw b Wade92     
GR Bakerc and b Wilson16     
G Yatesc Wade b Peel23     
A Watsonb Preston35     
+R Pillingnot out17     
Extras(5 b, 3 lb)8
Total(all out, 114.2 overs)246
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-33, 3-44, 4-55, 5-55, 6-64, 7-101, 8-149, 9-217, 10-246 (114.2 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Preston21   7533--
Emmett25   16240--
Ulyett2   0120--
Peel30   8513--
Wilson10   1411--
Bates9   2160--

--> J Leigh made his debut in First-Class matches
--> JM Preston reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Lancashire first innings
--> A Watson reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the Yorkshire first innings