Despite a good performance, two boundaries in the final over saw Matlock beaten by relegation rivals Alfreton last weekend.
Wirksworth & Middleton held on for a losing draw against high-flying Nutbrook in another absorbing Division Two encounter.
Hamish Rutherford’s half-ton couldn’t prevent Derbyshire from falling to defeat at home to Yorkshire in a rain-affected Royal London One-Day Cup game.
Derbyshire kicked off their Royal London Cup campaign with a 29-run D/L victory over Somerset in a game reduced to 14 overs a side at Taunton on Sunday.
Although high on confidence after a fantastic win over Alrewas, Matlock could only gain a losing draw against Derbyshire County Cricket League Division One leaders Cutthorpe at Causeway Lane.
Wes Durston took three wickets on the third morning as Derbyshire were left with a target of 72 to beat Northamptonshire at Wantage Road.
Ben Duckett’s third Championship century provided a spirited response for Northamptonshire on the second afternoon at Wantage Road against Derbyshire but the visitors closed on course for victory with Northants 245 for 6 in their second innings with the scores level.
Mark Footitt led a strong morning session for Derbyshire on day two at Wantage Road as six wickets fell in the session and Northamptonshire struggled to 106 for 7 at lunch, 255 behind.
Worcestershire sealed a place in the quarter-finals of the NatWest Blast T20 when they overcame a sluggish pitch and a determined Derbyshire side to win the North Group match at Derby by four wickets.
Kids can watch Derbyshire Falcons’ Royal London One-Day Cup home opener versus Yorkshire Vikings on Monday 27 July for free as part of the club’s ummer holiday special offer.
Graeme Welch is urging his Derbyshire Falcons side to finish on a high as they conclude their NatWest T20 Blast campaign against Worcestershire Rapids at The 3aaa County Ground on Friday.
Bottom-of-the-table Derbyshire secured a four wicket win over Yorkshire in the NatWest T20 Blast at Chesterfield.
Notts Outlaws edged to a two-run final-ball victory over local rivals Derbyshire Falcons to keep their hopes of reaching a sixth consecutive NatWest T20 Blast quarter-final alive.
Graeme Swann, a two time championship winner with Nottinghamshire and three times an Ashes winner with England, will form a guest speaking duo alongside legendary broadcaster Jonathan Agnew, at Trent Bridge’s pre-Ashes dinner on Monday 3 August.
Derbyshire’s NatWest T20 Blast fixture against Yorkshire at Queen’s Park, Chesterfield, is now a sell out.
Glamorgan’s bid to make history was ended by Hamish Rutherford’s first century for Derbyshire which guided his team to a draw in the LV County Championship Division Two match at Chesterfield.
Derbyshire will be aiming to prove a point and deliver a double blow to local rivals Nottinghamshire in tomorrow night’s (Friday) NatWest T20 Blast game at Trent Bridge.
There will be more than a hint of revenge in the air when Notts Outlaws entertain the Derbyshire Falcons in the NatWest T20 Blast at Trent Bridge on Friday evening.
Glamorgan’s push for what would be a record-breaking victory was held up by a combination of determined batting and rain on the third day of the LV County Championship Division Two match against Derbyshire at Chesterfield.
Derbyshire have been made to follow on after they were bowled out for 252 by Glamorgan on the third day of the LV County Championship, Division Two match at Chesterfield.
It has been another good morning for the former Derbyshire all-rounder Graham Wagg and Glamorgan on the third day of the LV County Championship Division Two match at Chesterfield.
Glamorgan are in a strong position at tea on the second day of the LV County Championship Division Two match against Derbyshire at Chesterfield despite another four wickets haul from England fast bowling prospect Mark Footitt.
Colin Ingram missed out on what would have been his maiden first-class century for Glamorgan when he became another victim for Mark Footitt before rain again held up the LV County Championship Division Two match against Derbyshire at Chesterfield.
Derbyshire’s England fast bowling hopeful Mark Footitt endured a frustrating day in front of national selector James Whitaker as South African batsman Colin Ingram led a Glamorgan recovery in the LV County Championship Division Two match at Chesterfield.
In his first home Ashes since he controversially retired during the 2013 Ashes tour, former spinner Graeme Swann goes head to head with himself to reveal how he dealt with the Ashes pressure.
It has been a frustrating day so far for Derbyshire and Glamorgan after the start of the LV County Championship Division Two match at Chesterfield was badly hit by the weather.
Azharullah held his nerve to bowl a superb last over that gave Northants a three run victory over Derbyshire under Duckworth/Lewis in the NatWest T20 Blast North Group game at Chesterfield.
Brendon McCullum blazed a brilliant unbeaten 158 - the joint second-highest individual score in world T20 cricket - as Birmingham Bears beat Derbyshire Falcons by 60 runs in the NatWestT20Blast at Edgbaston.