Derbyshire v Nottinghamshire
County Championship 1939
VenueRutland Recreation Ground, Ilkeston on 19th, 21st, 22nd August 1939 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossDerbyshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultDerbyshire won by 147 runs
PointsDerbyshire 12; Nottinghamshire 0
UmpiresA Skelding, CN Woolley
Close of play day 1Nottinghamshire (1) 15/0 (Harris 7*, Jones 4*)
Close of play day 2Derbyshire (2) 112/3 (Worthington 28*, GH Pope 18*)

Derbyshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
D Smithrun out44     
AF Townsendc Wheat b Butler10     
AE Aldermanb Voce26     
TS Worthingtonc Heane b Voce0     
GH Popec Jones b Heane121     
AEG Rhodesc Harris b Butler8     
AV Popeb Voce43     
*TD Hounsfieldb Heane11     
+H Elliottc Jepson b Heane25     
TB Mitchellc and b Heane7     
WH Copsonnot out14     
Extras(4 b, 3 lb, 3 nb)10
Total(all out, 86.4 overs)319
Fall of wickets:
1-26, 2-65, 3-66, 4-102, 5-117, 6-225, 7-247, 8-290, 9-302, 10-319 (86.4 ov)
Nottinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Voce21   2903--
Butler21   3592--
Jepson19   5590--
Giles3   0180--
Harris5   0190--

Nottinghamshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CB Harrisc Elliott b Copson26     
D Joneslbw b Mitchell41     
FH Winrowc Alderman b AV Pope6     
*GFH Heanec GH Pope b Mitchell16     
GV Gunnst Elliott b Mitchell23     
J Knowlesc Elliott b Rhodes7     
RJ Gilesst Elliott b Mitchell37     
W Vocec Smith b Rhodes2     
+AB Wheatc Elliott b Rhodes0     
HJ Butlerc Smith b Copson18     
A Jepsonnot out1     
Extras(1 b, 6 lb, 1 nb)8
Total(all out, 60.7 overs)185
Fall of wickets:
1-56, 2-65, 3-85, 4-104, 5-126, 6-128, 7-132, 8-132, 9-183, 10-185 (60.7 ov)
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
AV Pope14   3341--
GH Pope8   2160--
Rhodes6   1143--
Mitchell14   1734--

Derbyshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
D Smithc Wheat b Butler35     
AF Townsendc and b Heane23     
AE Aldermanlbw b Heane0     
TS Worthingtonc Wheat b Jepson29     
GH Popeb Butler31     
AEG Rhodesc Jones b Butler2     
AV Popec Butler b Voce6     
*TD Hounsfieldc Wheat b Voce0     
+H Elliottnot out10     
TB Mitchellc Gunn b Voce0     
WH Copsonb Voce4     
Extras(2 b, 5 lb, 1 w)8
Total(all out, 40 overs)148
Fall of wickets:
1-52, 2-57, 3-74, 4-114, 5-125, 6-128, 7-131, 8-144, 9-144, 10-148 (40 ov)
Nottinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Voce14   2414--
Butler10   0463--
Jepson8   0251--
Heane8   2282--

Nottinghamshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CB Harrisc Worthington b AV Pope3     
D Jonesc GH Pope b AV Pope0     
*GFH Heanec Mitchell b Copson22     
GV Gunnc Elliott b Rhodes12     
FH Winrowc Alderman b GH Pope5     
J Knowlesb GH Pope1     
RJ Gilesc Copson b Mitchell40     
W Voceb GH Pope1     
+AB Wheatc Elliott b Mitchell7     
HJ Butlernot out39     
A Jepsonb GH Pope0     
Extras(2 b, 3 lb)5
Total(all out, 37.4 overs)135
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-7, 3-31, 4-42, 5-44, 6-46, 7-47, 8-64, 9-127, 10-135 (37.4 ov)
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Copson10   2221--
AV Pope7   2172--
GH Pope11.45214--
Rhodes3   161--
Mitchell6   0642--

--> TD Hounsfield made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> TD Hounsfield made his last appearance in County Championship matches
--> D Jones made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> D Jones made his last appearance in County Championship matches
--> GH Pope (1) passed 5000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 52
--> HJ Butler reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 3rd wicket in the Derbyshire second innings
--> WH Copson reached 100 wickets in County Championship matches for the season when taking his 1st wicket in the Nottinghamshire second innings