Leicestershire v Derbyshire
County Championship 1974
VenueGrace Road, Leicester on 22nd, 23rd, 24th May 1974 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossLeicestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsLeicestershire 7 (Batting 3, Bowling 4); Derbyshire 3 (Bowling 3)
UmpiresHD Bird, WE Phillipson
Close of play day 1Leicestershire (1) 246/6 (JG Tolchard 33*, Birkenshaw 42*)
Close of play day 2Leicestershire (1) 247/6 (JG Tolchard 33*, Birkenshaw 43*)

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
B Dudlestonc Taylor b Hendrick8     
JF Steelec Hendrick b Miller25     
JC Balderstonec Taylor b Hendrick43     
BF Davisonc Borrington b Russell63     
*R Illingworthc Bolus b Hendrick1     
+RW Tolchardc and b Russell23     
JG Tolchardc Taylor b Hendrick33     
J Birkenshawc Borrington b Russell43     
NM McVickernot out3     
GD McKenzienot out1     
K Higgsdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 6 lb, 1 nb)8
Total(8 wickets, declared, 94 overs)251
Fall of wickets:
1-16, 2-72, 3-86, 4-88, 5-135, 6-174, 7-247, 8-249
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hendrick24   3714--
Russell38   14663--
Tunnicliffe17   2550--
Miller9   1271--
Swarbrook6   1240--

Derbyshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Hillc Davison b Illingworth3     
*JB Bolusb McKenzie0     
AJ Harvey-Walkerlbw b Illingworth32     
AJ Borringtonc McVicker b Illingworth4     
MH Pagec Davison b Illingworth11     
+RW Taylorc Illingworth b Steele0     
G Millernot out20     
FW Swarbrookst RW Tolchard b Illingworth5     
PE Russellc Dudleston b Balderstone4     
CJ Tunnicliffelbw b Illingworth0     
M Hendrickc Davison b Balderstone0     
Extras(3 lb, 3 nb)6
Total(all out, 57 overs)85
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-18, 3-26, 4-55, 5-55, 6-55, 7-61, 8-83, 9-84, 10-85 (57 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McKenzie6   351--
Higgs5   350--
Illingworth23   10286--
Birkenshaw5   1160--
Steele14   3201--
Balderstone4   252--

Derbyshire second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
A Hilllbw b Higgs1     
*JB Bolusc McKenzie b Balderstone3     
MH Pagec Davison b Illingworth17     
AJ Harvey-Walkerc Balderstone b Steele6     
AJ Borringtonc JG Tolchard b Balderstone16     
+RW Taylorb Steele19     
G Millerc Steele b Birkenshaw20     
FW Swarbrooknot out6     
PE Russellnot out0     
CJ Tunnicliffedid not bat      
M Hendrickdid not bat      
Total(7 wickets, 58 overs)88
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-26, 3-32, 4-37, 5-47, 6-76, 7-88
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McKenzie6   3100--
Higgs4   331--
Illingworth16   9181--
Birkenshaw9   5161--
Steele13   6212--
Balderstone10   2202--

--> The first innings of the match was limited to 100 overs; the total overs for both teams first innings was limited to 200 overs
--> AJ Borrington (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 1





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