Close of Play

  • Thu, 08 Jul - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 436/10 (TD Paine 52*, 89.3 ov)
  • Fri, 09 Jul - day 2 - Derbyshire 1st innings 235/5 (79 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Rogers holds on to Test hopes

    Australia's discarded Test opener Chris Rogers hasn't given up on adding to his sole cap, despite slipping behind Phillip Hughes in the backup queue

  • Johnson the pick on a day of toil for bowlers

    Mitchell Johnson picked up two wickets and deprived Chris Rogers of a century against his one-time team-mates on a middling day for Australia's bowlers against Derbyshire

  • Katich questions warm-up schedule

    Simon Katich has questioned Australia's limited preparation for the Test series against Pakistan after the first day of their two-day game against Derbyshire

  • Nielsen hopeful of smooth switch to Test mode

    Australia's coach Tim Nielsen has said the players would have to do their best to adjust to the longer form after their recent ODI and Twenty20 series

  • Ponting and Hussey warm up with centuries

    It wasn't the strongest attack the Australians will ever face, but Ricky Ponting and Michael Hussey still enjoyed the chance to reacquaint themselves with the red Duke ball and struck centuries at Derby

Derbyshire 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st147CJL RogersWL Madsen
2nd15CJL RogersGT Park
3rd32GT ParkDJ Redfern
4th5WJ DurstonGT Park
5th?LJ GoddardGT Park