North v South
Other First-Class matches in England 1925
VenueStanley Park, Blackpool on 9th, 10th, 11th September 1925 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSouth won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSouth won by 96 runs
UmpiresRD Burrows, C Charlesworth
Close of play day 1South (1) 219/8 (Smith 9*, Root 31*)
Close of play day 2South (2) 99/5 (Jupp 4*, Russell 38*)

South first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
VWC Juppc Gunn b Geary10     
JH Parsonsc Parkin b Geary11     
J O'Connorc Gunn b Geary16     
CAG Russellc Watson b McDonald64     
KS Duleepsinhjib McDonald36     
ERT Holmesb McDonald23     
PGH Fenderc Lilley b Geary2     
*MK Fosterc Walker b McDonald0     
+EJ Smithb Geary9     
CF Rootc Parkin b Geary33     
FP Ryannot out4     
Extras(14 b, 5 lb)19
Total(all out, 63.4 overs)227
Fall of wickets:
1-22, 2-23, 3-46, 4-129, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-227 (63.4 ov)
North bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McDonald27   3924--
Parkin5   2220--
Watson2   0130--

North first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Gunnb Root2     
C Hallowsst Smith b Fender132 160133 
W Walkerc and b Jupp17     
FB Watsonb Jupp0     
+B Lilleyc Holmes b Ryan3     
GR Jacksonc Foster b Ryan14     
G Gearyc Foster b Root9     
*JS Sharpc Duleepsinhji b Root3     
RK Tyldesleyc Duleepsinhji b Root6     
CH Parkinc O'Connor b Fender8     
EA McDonaldnot out2     
Extras(13 b, 6 lb)19
Total(all out, 61.3 overs)215
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-215 (61.3 ov)
South bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Root19   3794--
Jupp16   3432--
Ryan12   0442--

South second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JH Parsonsc Gunn b McDonald10     
+EJ Smithb McDonald7     
J O'Connorc Lilley b Geary0     
KS Duleepsinhjic Jackson b Parkin20     
CAG Russellretired hurt57     
ERT Holmesc Lilley b Parkin0     
VWC Juppc and b Geary10     
PGH Fenderb McDonald39     
*MK Fosterb Tyldesley23     
CF Rootb Tyldesley0     
FP Ryannot out6     
Extras(15 b, 7 lb)22
Total(all out, 50.5 overs)194
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-18, 4-85, 5-?, 6-113, 7-?, 8-?, 9-194 (50.5 ov)
North bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McDonald18   2623--
Geary19   3612--
Parkin4   262--

North second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
C Hallowsc Smith b Fender5     
G Gunnb Root13     
W Walkerb Fender0     
FB Watsonb Root15     
+B Lilleyb Root0     
GR Jacksonb Ryan10     
G Gearyb Fender31     
*JS Sharpnot out11     
RK Tyldesleyc and b Fender1     
CH Parkinc Root b Ryan0     
EA McDonaldc Fender b Jupp13     
Extras(10 b, 1 lb)11
Total(all out, 27.4 overs)110
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-7, 3-31, 4-31, 5-36, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-110 (27.4 ov)
South bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Root7   1123--
Fender12   2434--
Ryan7   1332--

--> JS Sharp made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> CAG Russell (1) passed 2000 runs in First-Class matches for the season when he reached 40
--> CAG Russell (1) passed 19000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 40
--> FP Ryan (1) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 1
--> PGH Fender (2) passed 10000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 26
--> MK Foster (2) passed 6500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 12
--> G Geary (2) passed 4000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 4
--> EA McDonald reached 200 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the South first innings
--> CF Root reached 650 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the North first innings
--> G Geary reached 750 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the South second innings