Derbyshire Friars v Uppingham Rovers
Other matches in England 1879
VenueCounty Ground, Derby on 15th, 16th August 1879 (2-day match)
Balls per over4
TossToss not known
ResultUppingham Rovers won by an innings and 73 runs
Close of play day 1

Uppingham Rovers first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AP Lucasb Shaw2      
SS Schultzc Hough b Thompson22      
FE Streetb Barrington4      
FB Whitfeldc Hone b Maynard34      
CE Greenc Shaw b Maynard15      
GF Houghc Humble b Maynard2      
JHM Harec and b Shaw40      
FB Shadwellc and b Shaw42      
HT Gibsonlbw b Cursham29      
EW Reevesb Cursham2      
H Rotherhamnot out3      
Extras(3 b, 3 lb, 1 w)7
Total(all out)202
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-202
Derbyshire Friars bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

Derbyshire Friars first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AW Curshamc Shadwell b Schultz6      
SR Barringtonc Shadwell b Lucas12      
H Shawb Lucas0      
WJ Humbleb Schultz2      
GA Maynardb Schultz4      
WG Curgenvenb Schultz0      
BA Thompsonb Lucas0      
TW Smythec Rotherham b Schultz9      
CH Houghb Schultz0      
NJ Honeb Schultz3      
A McKenzienot out0      
Total(all out)36
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-36
Uppingham Rovers bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

Derbyshire Friars second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
AW Curshamb Rotherham15      
SR Barringtonnot out53      
H Shawc Reeves b Schultz6      
WJ Humbleb Lucas0      
GA Maynardb Gibson12      
WG Curgenvenb Lucas0      
BA Thompsonc Whitfeld b Rotherham1      
TW Smytheb Gibson0      
CH Houghc and b Lucas1      
NJ Honec Street b Lucas1      
A McKenziec Rotherham b Lucas0      
Extras(3 b, 1 nb)4
Total(all out)93
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-93
Uppingham Rovers bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

Our thanks to Arthur Haygarth for collecting the information and to Roger Heavens for providing this scorecard which was first published in Arthur Haygarth's Cricket Scores and Biographies Volume 16. Copies of the book can be obtained from . Additions or corrections to this scorecard would be gratefully received.
In another account the losing side was called The Gentlemen of Derbyshire and was so previously entered in the list of matches to come. Subsequently however 'a correspondent' wrote and gave the above alteration.





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