Leicestershire v Derbyshire
County Championship 1969
VenueGrace Road, Leicester on 23rd, 25th, 26th August 1969 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossLeicestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsLeicestershire 3 (Bowling 3); Derbyshire 6 (Batting 4, Bowling 2)
UmpiresOW Herman, ASM Oakman
ScorersWH Ashdown (Leicestershire), TG Ryde (Derbyshire)
Close of play day 1Leicestershire (1) 291/9 (Cotton 7*)
Close of play day 2Leicestershire (2) 37/1 (Norman 20*, Dudleston 8*)

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MEJC Normanc Morgan b Smith156     
BJ Boothc Taylor b Swarbrook10     
B Dudlestonc Taylor b Eyre13     
*MR Hallamb Swarbrook12     
PT Marnerc Harvey b Smith20     
J Birkenshawlbw b Rhodes9     
BR Knightc Hall b Buxton31     
+RW Tolchardc Eyre b Buxton2     
GD McKenziec Gibbs b Buxton20     
J Cottonnot out7     
RJ Barrattdid not bat      
Extras(7 b, 4 lb)11
Total(9 wickets, declared, 118 overs)291
Fall of wickets:
1-32, 2-71, 3-114, 4-148, 5-184, 6-253, 7-260, 8-273, 9-291 (118 ov)
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rhodes21   3591--
Eyre13   1401--
Buxton23   9433--
Smith29   7802--
Swarbrook26   10492--
Morgan6   190--

Derbyshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PJK Gibbslbw b Knight16     
IW Hallb Knight4     
MH Pageb McKenzie162     
IR Buxtonlbw b Knight0     
JF Harveyc Tolchard b Cotton14     
+RW Taylorretired hurt21     
*DC Morganb Barratt17     
FW Swarbrookc Tolchard b Birkenshaw13     
TJP Eyrec Hallam b McKenzie10     
E Smithb Knight1     
HJ Rhodesnot out0     
Extras(6 lb, 2 nb)8
Total(all out, 88.2 overs)266
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-32, 3-32, 4-57, 5-107, 6-232, 7-263, 8-264, 9-266 (88.2 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Knight21   5464--
Cotton11   1521--
Marner10   0390--
Birkenshaw17   7431--
Barratt14   1491--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MEJC Normannot out20     
BJ Boothc Hall b Buxton8     
B Dudlestonnot out8     
*MR Hallamdid not bat      
PT Marnerdid not bat      
J Birkenshawdid not bat      
BR Knightdid not bat      
+RW Tolcharddid not bat      
GD McKenziedid not bat      
J Cottondid not bat      
RJ Barrattdid not bat      
Extras(1 w)1
Total(1 wicket, 22 overs)37
Fall of wickets:
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rhodes4   1210--
Eyre9   3150--
Buxton9   901--

--> There was no play on the final day.
--> MEJC Norman (1) passed his previous highest score of 152 in County Championship matches
--> MH Page (1) passed his previous highest score of 117 in first-class matches
--> MH Page (1) passed his previous highest score of 117 in County Championship matches
--> BR Knight reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 3rd wicket in the Derbyshire first innings
--> RW Taylor retired hurt in the Derbyshire first innings having scored 21 (team score 106/4)





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