Festival of Cricket

The Chesterfield Cricket Festival is popular with fans of the summer game from across the country.

Staged in the picturesque Queen’s Park, Derbyshire Falcons defeated Yorkshire Carnegie on Sunday before the four-day County Championship game against Northamptonshire which began on Wednesday.

Featured here is action from Thursday afternoon when Northants were batting for the second time.

The 2011 cricket festival in Chesterfield comes to an end on Sunday when Derbyshire take on Middlesex in a 40-overs match.