Hours of play (local time)
YORKSHIRE 420(113.4 OVERS)1ST INNINGS DERBYSHIRE 268(90.3 OVERS)1ST INNINGS
|1st||9||WL Madsen||MS Lineker|
|2nd||9||UT Khawaja||MS Lineker|
|3rd||90||WJ Durston||UT Khawaja|
|4th||3||UT Khawaja||DJ Redfern|
|5th||66||UT Khawaja||RA Whiteley|
|6th||13||DJ Wainwright||UT Khawaja|
Should Derbyshire go on to secure promotion for the first time in their history in the next few weeks, they will be grateful to Australia's selection panel for allowing Usman Khawaja to remain in county cricket.
After a summer disrupted by rain, Yorkshire can plead mitigating factors if they fail in their main objective and are unable to secure promotion from Division Two
Having postponed talks on a new deal until next month, Anthony McGrath is putting up a strong case to continue a county career already spanning 17 years.
The implications of the Kevin Pietersen affair have been widespread within English cricket, but Andrew Hodd stands to benefit most from the controversy.