Denaby & Cadeby- Denaby 156 for 9 Mexborough 233 for 6 dec

August 1937

Sheffield Independent – Tuesday 03 August 1937

Denaby and Cadeby 156 for 9 Mexborough 233 for 6 dec

The local holiday “derby’ at Denaby in aid of the groundsman’s benefit ended in a draw. Denaby’s ninth wicket falling with the last ball of the last over.

Burkinshaw of Mexborough, knocked up a fine 127. For Denaby Ledger took four for 20, and for Mexborough Brooke three for 49, Vickers four for 22.


Mexborough: R Birkinshaw not out 127. E Newton b Robinson 12. R Wall lbw Ledger 3, T Hart  c Allen Ledger 38, D Brown c Wright  b Ledger 0. E Brookes c Allen b Ledger 5. W Holland c Allen b Wainwright 19. R Vickers not out 15. extras 14: total (for 6 wkts) 233.

Denaby and Cadeby: E Wainwright b Brooks 35, I Greenwood  b Raw!in 40, K Bateson c Bukinshaw b Vickers 1. J Wright c Bates b Vickers 2. B Robinson b Brookes 13, R Boot c Burkinshaw b Vickers 22. K Bacon c Dawson b Brookes 5. A Westlake c Vickers b Rawlin 12, G Porter not out 4, G Allen c Newton b Vickers 9. extras 13; total (for 9 wkts) 156.