Derbyshire v Nottinghamshire
County Championship 1955
VenueRutland Recreation Ground, Ilkeston on 23rd, 25th, 26th July 1955 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossDerbyshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsDerbyshire 4; Nottinghamshire 0
UmpiresFS Lee, N Oldfield
Close of play day 1Nottinghamshire (1) 36/0 (Clay 17*, Giles 18*)
Close of play day 2Derbyshire (2) 53/2 (Kelly 20*, Revill 23*)

Derbyshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Hamerlbw b Harvey84     
JM Kellyc Kelly b Smales15     
C Leec Clay b Kelly0     
AC Revillb Matthews18     
*DB Carrc and b Harvey20     
HL Johnsonc Poole b Matthews52     
DC Morganc Harvey b Matthews38     
+GO Dawkesb Matthews34     
C Gladwinb Matthews5     
E Smithc sub b Matthews3     
D Hallnot out0     
Extras(3 b, 6 lb)9
Total(all out, 112.1 overs)278
Fall of wickets:
1-52, 2-56, 3-97, 4-129, 5-142, 6-220, 7-269, 8-272, 9-277, 10-278 (112.1 ov)
Nottinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jepson9   1310--
Smales35   6941--
Kelly18   9371--
Harvey19   8272--
Stocks5   1150--

Nottinghamshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JD Clayb Gladwin19     
RJ Gilesb Gladwin21     
EJ Martinb Hall3     
FW Stocksc and b Revill21     
CJ Poolec Dawkes b Gladwin122     
PF Harveyb Gladwin2     
J Kellyb Morgan21     
K Smalesnot out15     
*A Jepsonc Gladwin b Morgan12     
CS Matthewsc Dawkes b Morgan0     
+EJ Rowerun out2     
Extras(8 b, 3 lb, 3 nb)14
Total(all out, 97 overs)252
Fall of wickets:
1-41, 2-44, 3-44, 4-122, 5-140, 6-222, 7-222, 8-241, 9-245, 10-252 (97 ov)
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hall20   5551--
Gladwin31   8704--
Morgan23   7733--
Smith14   6210--
Revill9   5191--

Derbyshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Hamerb Matthews0     
JM Kellyc Harvey b Kelly50     
C Leeb Smales6     
AC Revillc Stocks b Smales35     
*DB Carrc Rowe b Kelly40     
HL Johnsonc Stocks b Smales13     
DC Morganlbw b Smales5     
+GO Dawkesnot out53     
C Gladwinc Martin b Smales0     
E Smithb Smales8     
D Hallnot out2     
Extras(4 b, 9 lb)13
Total(9 wickets, declared, 99.2 overs)225
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-19, 3-94, 4-104, 5-139, 6-151, 7-155, 8-157, 9-175
Nottinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Matthews16   4331--
Kelly29   14522--
Harvey18   9360--

Nottinghamshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JD Clayc and b Carr55     
RJ Gilesnot out70     
CJ Poolec Dawkes b Gladwin6     
EJ Martinc Dawkes b Gladwin7     
FW Stockslbw b Carr0     
PF Harveyb Carr12     
J Kellynot out4     
K Smalesdid not bat      
*A Jepsondid not bat      
CS Matthewsdid not bat      
+EJ Rowedid not bat      
Extras(1 w)1
Total(5 wickets, 52 overs)155
Fall of wickets:
1-105, 2-112, 3-128, 4-132, 5-151
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gladwin12   5192--
Morgan10   2460--
Smith13   4340--
Carr17   4553--

--> RJ Giles (1) passed 5000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 13
--> CJ Poole (1) passed 9500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 67
--> C Lee (2) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 6
--> GO Dawkes (2) passed 6500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 39
--> CS Matthews achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Derbyshire first innings (previous best was 5-26)
--> CS Matthews achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Derbyshire first innings (previous best was 5-26)