Olympics, 1900 / Scorecard

Olympics - Final

France v Great Britain

Great Britain won by 158 runs

Great Britain 1st innings R
CBK Beachcroft* b Attrill 23
AEB Birkett b Andersen 1
J Symes c Andersen b Robinson 15
FW Cuming c Browning b McEvoy 38
MH Toller b McEvoy 2
AJ Bowerman b Andersen 7
AJ Powlesland c Browning b Robinson 10
WS Donne run out 6
FW Christian b Andersen 0
GJ Buckley b Attrill 2
FR Burchell not out 0
HR Corner lbw b Andersen 4
Extras (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?) 9
Total (all out) 117
Fall of wickets Unknown
Bowling W
WT Attrill 2
W Andersen 4
A McEvoy 2
D Robinson 2
France 1st innings R
TH Jordan c Corner b Christian 11
AJ Schneidau b Christian 8
R Horne c Buckley b Christian 15
H Terry c Cuming b Powlesland 2
F Roques b Powlesland 0
W Andersen b Christian 0
D Robinson b Christian 0
WT Attrill lbw b Christian 0
W Browning b Christian 0
A McEvoy b Bowerman 1
PH Tomalin* not out 3
J Braid run out 25
Extras (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?) 11
Total (all out) 78
Fall of wickets Unknown
Bowling W
FW Christian 7
AJ Powlesland 2
AJ Bowerman 1
Great Britain 2nd innings R
CBK Beachcroft* run out 54
J Symes c Attrill b Roques 1
FW Cuming c Attrill b McEvoy 18
AJ Bowerman b Roques 59
AJ Powlesland b Roques 4
HR Corner not out 5
Extras (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?) 4
Total (5 wickets dec) 145
Did not bat AEB Birkett, MH Toller, WS Donne, FW Christian, GJ Buckley, FR Burchell
Fall of wickets 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-145
Bowling W
F Roques 3
A McEvoy 1
France 2nd innings (target: 185 runs) R
TH Jordan b Toller 0
AJ Schneidau b Powlesland 1
R Horne b Powlesland 1
H Terry b Toller 1
F Roques b Toller 0
W Andersen b Toller 8
D Robinson b Powlesland 0
WT Attrill b Toller 0
W Browning b Toller 0
A McEvoy c Christian b Corner 0
PH Tomalin* not out 6
J Braid b Toller 7
Extras (b ?, lb ?, w ?, nb ?) 2
Total (all out) 26
Fall of wickets Unknown
Bowling R W
MH Toller 9 7
AJ Powlesland 15 3
HR Corner 1
Match details
Players per side 12
Toss Unknown
Umpires Delorme and Wilian
Close of play
Sun, 19 Aug - day 1 - unknown
Mon, 20 Aug - day 2 - France 2nd innings 26 - end of match
Match notes
  • France Wicket-keeper not named
  • Great Britain Wicket-keeper not named
  • Great Britain 1st innings: bowlers' runs conceded do not balance
  • France innings: batsmen's runs scored do not balance
  • Great Britain 2nd innings: bowlers' runs conceded do not balance
  • France 1st innings: bowlers' runs conceded do not balance
  • Great Britain was represented by the Devon County Wanderers Club
  • France was represented by the French Athletic Club Union (called All Paris) and composed almost entirely of Englishmen living in France and playing for The Albion Cricket Club (then Champions of France) or for Standard Athletic Club.
  • Great Britain won with five minutes to spare.
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France v Great Brit at Vincennes - Aug 19-20, 1900
Great Brit won by 158 runs
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