Stats & History

Some Queens Park Trivia

Best Bowling Figures in a Match: 14-48, AG Slater Derbyshire v Somerset 1930

In the MCC v Sri Lanka Match held at the QP on 6-8 June 2002, Andrew Strauss and Rob Key were the openers

In the Derbyshire v West Indies Match on 15th, 17th, 18th July 1950 Cliff Gladwin took 6-40 in the WI First Innings

The bowler to bowl the first ball in First Class Cricket at the QP was George Arthur Davidson (Derbyshire) v Surrey in 1898. George was born in Brimington Common in 1866

In 1948 a record 14,000 people watched the game against Yorkshire.