Yorkshire v Leicestershire
County Championship 1895
VenueBramall Lane, Sheffield on 15th, 16th July 1895 (3-day match)
Balls per over5
TossToss not known
ResultYorkshire won by an innings and 256 runs
PointsYorkshire 1; Leicestershire -1
UmpiresWB Clarke, JTBD Platts
Close of play day 1Yorkshire (1) 212/2 (Denton 25*, Moorhouse 40*)

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*CE de Traffordc Brown b Wainwright29      
J Hollandc Wainwright b Hirst6      
W Tomlinb Peel11      
M Chapmanc Earnshaw b Wainwright3      
AD Pougherb Hirst22      
AE Knightc Wainwright b Hirst13      
F Geesonc Wainwright b Hirst8      
GW Hillyardb Hirst11      
A Woodcocklbw b Peel11      
JH Kingnot out2      
+JP Whitesideb Peel5      
Extras(14 b, 2 lb)16
Total(all out, 67.4 overs)137
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-46, 3-50, 4-53, 5-75, 6-97, 7-112, 8-127, 9-130, 10-137 (67.4 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hirst27   9605--
Wainwright7   2202--
Milligan6   1100--

Yorkshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JT Brownc Whiteside b Pougher72      
J Tunnicliffec Geeson b Pougher62      
D Dentonc Chapman b Woodcock28      
R Moorhousec and b Hillyard75      
E Wainwrightc Chapman b Woodcock74      
R Peelc Pougher b Woodcock55      
WW Lancasterc Whiteside b Geeson17      
FW Milliganc and b Hillyard22      
GH Hirstnot out44      
H Rileyrun out0      
+W Earnshawc Hillyard b Pougher14      
Extras(9 b, 11 lb, 1 nb, 2 w)23
Total(all out, 140 overs)486
Fall of wickets:
1-142, 2-145, 3-215, 4-293, 5-376, 6-397, 7-409, 8-439, 9-449, 10-486 (140 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Woodcock37   11523--
Pougher41   15873--
Hillyard29   41042--
Geeson23   6761--
King10   1440--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*CE de Traffordst Earnshaw b Peel1      
J Hollandb Wainwright24      
W Tomlinc Tunnicliffe b Peel4      
M Chapmanb Wainwright10      
AD Pougherc Tunnicliffe b Peel6      
AE Knightb Wainwright11      
F Geesonb Wainwright23      
GW Hillyardnot out6      
A Woodcockb Wainwright0      
JH Kinglbw b Hirst0      
+JP Whitesidec Tunnicliffe b Wainwright3      
Extras(5 b)5
Total(all out, 48.3 overs)93
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-27, 3-43, 4-50, 5-50, 6-66, 7-85, 8-85, 9-88, 10-93 (48.3 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hirst11   2291--
Peel22   10333--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> GW Hillyard (1) passed 500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 1
--> WW Lancaster made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> WW Lancaster made his last appearance in County Championship matches
--> H Riley made his debut in first-class matches
--> H Riley made his debut in County Championship matches
--> W Earnshaw made his debut in County Championship matches
--> R Peel reached 450 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Leicestershire first innings
--> E Wainwright reached 400 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 4th wicket in the Leicestershire second innings





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