Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 68 Balby 73 – Win aided by Linithan

5 July 1901

Mexborough and Swinton times July 5.

Denaby 68 Balby 73.

The friendly match was played at Denaby on Saturday in fine weather. Balby won the toss and elected to bat first. They were aided by Linithan, the Conisborough pro. The visitors got together the respectable score of 73. A Smith took six for 38

Denaby then went in, and the home captain thought they had an easy thing on, sending most of the tail end in first. They were bowled out for 68 with Linithan taking six for 30.