Derbyshire v Leicestershire
Benson and Hedges Cup 1986 (Group A)
VenueQueen's Park, Chesterfield on 3rd, 5th May 1986 (55-over match)
Balls per over6
TossLeicestershire won the toss and decided to field
ResultDerbyshire won on faster scoring rate (Run rate)
PointsDerbyshire 2; Leicestershire 0
UmpiresHD Bird, BJ Meyer
ScorersGR Blackburn (Leicestershire), SW Tacey (Derbyshire)
Close of play day 1Leicestershire 20/3 (Gower 6*, Whitaker 2*; 8 overs)
Man of the MatchMA Holding

Derbyshire inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
*KJ Barnettc Whitaker b Benjamin52961248-54.17
IS Andersonc Butcher b Benjamin0212--0.00
A Hillc Butcher b DeFreitas2468842-35.29
JE Morrisc Gower b Clift1319153-68.42
+B Robertsb Benjamin51825--27.78
G Millerc DeFreitas b Taylor3255751-58.18
MA Holdingb Agnew69537045130.19
PG Newmanb Agnew75131-140.00
RJ Finneynot out76121-116.67
PE Russellnot out688--75.00
OH Mortensendid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 10 lb, 10 w)21
Total(8 wickets, innings closed, 55 overs)236
Fall of wickets:
1-47 (Anderson), 2-80 (Hill), 3-95 (Morris), 4-101 (Barnett), 5-109 (Roberts), 6-193 (Miller), 7-215 (Holding), 8-222 (Newman)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Agnew11   15421-33.004.91
Benjamin11   14539-22.004.09
Taylor11   0331--66.003.00
DeFreitas11   3341--66.003.09
Clift11   0591--66.005.36

Leicestershire inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
+IP Butcherc Roberts b Holding021--0.00
RA Cobbc Anderson b Mortensen419231-21.05
L Potterc Miller b Mortensen59131-55.56
*DI Gowerc Finney b Holding1116232-68.75
JJ Whitakerc Anderson b Mortensen21712--11.76
NE Briersc Finney b Miller82419--33.33
PB Cliftc Anderson b Miller71722--41.18
PAJ DeFreitasnot out81211--66.67
WKM Benjaminnot out4451-100.00
LB Taylordid not bat      
JP Agnewdid not bat      
Extras(2 lb, 2 nb)4
Total(7 wickets, 20 overs)53
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Butcher), 2-9 (Potter), 3-11 (Cobb), 4-26 (Whitaker), 5-26 (Gower), 6-38 (Briers), 7-45 (Clift)
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Holding7   1132-121.001.86
Mortensen6   1173-112.002.83
Miller4   1132--12.003.25
Russell3   080---2.67

--> The match was scheduled for one day but extended to two.
--> When play was halted Leicestershire needed to have scored 86 runs to win
--> MA Holding passed his previous highest score of 64 in List A matches
--> WKM Benjamin made his debut in England in List A matches
--> WKM Benjamin achieved his best innings bowling analysis in List A matches when he dismissed B Roberts in the Derbyshire innings (previous best was 2-37)

Man of the Match adjudicator was FS Trueman
The 6th wicket stand of 84 between Miller and Holding was a record for Derbyshire in the Benson and Hedges Cup

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