Leicestershire v Derbyshire
County Championship 1975
VenueGrace Road, Leicester on 2nd, 4th, 5th August 1975 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossLeicestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsLeicestershire 4 (Batting 4); Derbyshire 5 (Batting 3, Bowling 2)
UmpiresDO Oslear, AEG Rhodes
Close of play day 1Derbyshire (1) 19/0 (Sharpe 16*, Bolus 1*; 8 overs)
Close of play day 2Leicestershire (2) 105/3 (Balderstone 12*, McVicker 0*)

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
B Dudlestonb Venkataraghavan88     
JF Steelec Page b Venkataraghavan137     
JC Balderstonec Taylor b Swarbrook28     
BF Davisonst Taylor b Swarbrook19     
*R Illingworthlbw b Swarbrook1     
J Birkenshawc Venkataraghavan b Ward5     
+DJ Humphriesnot out62     
RW Tolchardnot out51     
NM McVickerdid not bat      
P Boothdid not bat      
K Higgsdid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 1 lb, 8 nb)13
Total(6 wickets, innings closed, 100 overs)404
Fall of wickets:
1-143, 2-194, 3-244, 4-256, 5-285, 6-293
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hendrick15   3260--
Ward21   2851--
Venkataraghavan36   21532--
Swarbrook23   31083--
Miller1   0100--
Harvey-Walker4   090--

Derbyshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PJ Sharpec Steele b Balderstone60     
JB Bolusc Birkenshaw b Booth95     
MH Pagenot out75     
AJ Harvey-Walkernot out18     
A Morrisdid not bat      
FW Swarbrookdid not bat      
*+RW Taylordid not bat      
S Venkataraghavandid not bat      
A Warddid not bat      
M Hendrickdid not bat      
G Millerdid not bat      
Extras(7 b, 6 lb, 5 nb)18
Total(2 wickets, innings closed, 100 overs)266
Fall of wickets:
1-135, 2-214
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Booth13   1341--
Higgs13   3310--
Birkenshaw23   5650--
Illingworth11   3190--
Balderstone25   9441--
Steele15   3550--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
B Dudlestonb Ward29     
JF Steelec Sharpe b Swarbrook37     
JC Balderstonenot out36     
BF Davisonc sub b Swarbrook22     
NM McVickerc Ward b Venkataraghavan24     
*R Illingworthnot out4     
J Birkenshawdid not bat      
+DJ Humphriesdid not bat      
RW Tolcharddid not bat      
P Boothdid not bat      
K Higgsdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 5 lb, 7 nb, 1 w)14
Total(4 wickets, declared, 44 overs)166
Fall of wickets:
1-66, 2-70, 3-101, 4-157
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hendrick12   5330--
Ward14   0571--
Venkataraghavan4   0131--
Swarbrook14   5492--

Derbyshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PJ Sharpec Steele b Higgs25     
JB Bolusc Illingworth b Higgs2     
MH Pagec Tolchard b Higgs2     
AJ Harvey-Walkerb Higgs0     
A Morrislbw b McVicker12     
FW Swarbrookc Humphries b Birkenshaw9     
*+RW Taylornot out69     
S Venkataraghavanb Steele23     
A Wardc Illingworth b Steele0     
M Hendricknot out0     
G Millerdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 2 nb)4
Total(8 wickets, 51 overs)146
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-17, 3-35, 4-39, 5-43, 6-72, 7-136, 8-136
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Booth3   090--
Higgs12   5274--
Birkenshaw10   4291--
Illingworth11   1280--
Balderstone4   1140--
Steele6   3202--
McVicker5   2151--

--> The first innings of the match was limited to 100 overs; the total overs for both teams first innings was limited to 200 overs
--> B Dudleston (1) passed 8000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 14
--> JF Steele (1) passed 6000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 28
--> DJ Humphries (1) passed his previous highest score of 60 in First-Class matches
--> DJ Humphries (1) passed his previous highest score of 60 in County Championship matches
--> B Dudleston (2) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches for the season when he reached 23
--> FW Swarbrook (2) passed 3000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 5

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