England Domestic Season, 1837 / Scorecard

England Domestic Season

Gentlemen v Players

Players won by an innings and 10 runs

Gentlemen 1st innings R
R Kynaston c Wenman b Lillywhite 5
N Felix c Wenman b Lillywhite 5
EH Grimston st †Box b Lillywhite 13
W Ward* c †Box b Lillywhite 2
CG Taylor b Lillywhite 5
HE Knatchbull b Lillywhite 6
W Meyrick c †Box b Lillywhite 0
GT Knight b Lillywhite 0
A Coote not out 7
RW Keate c †Box b Redgate 1
FH Hervey-Bathurst st †Box b Lillywhite 8
Extras (b 1, w 1) 2
Total (all out) 54
Fall of wickets Unknown
Bowling W
FW Lillywhite 9
S Redgate 1
Players 1st innings R
R Mills b Hervey-Bathurst 0
T Box b Taylor 0
T Marsden b Hervey-Bathurst 1
G Jarvis c Knatchbull b Taylor 0
F Pilch hit wicket b Hervey-Bathurst 9
EG Wenman b Hervey-Bathurst 35
S Redgate c Ward b Hervey-Bathurst 0
J Taylor b Taylor 0
G Millyard c Felix b Taylor 0
J Cobbett not out 32
FW Lillywhite st †Knatchbull b Knight 5
Extras (b 8, w 8, nb 1) 17
Total (all out) 99
Fall of wickets 1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-17, 9-?, 10-99
Bowling W
FH Hervey-Bathurst 5
CG Taylor 4
GT Knight 1
Gentlemen 2nd innings R
R Kynaston c Wenman b Lillywhite 8
N Felix b Lillywhite 1
EH Grimston b Redgate 2
W Ward* b Lillywhite 2
CG Taylor run out 7
HE Knatchbull c Lillywhite b Redgate 6
W Meyrick b Redgate 0
GT Knight not out 1
A Coote run out 1
RW Keate b Lillywhite 6
FH Hervey-Bathurst c Wenman b Redgate 0
Extras (b 1) 1
Total (all out) 35
Fall of wickets Unknown
Bowling W
FW Lillywhite 4
S Redgate 4
Match details
Balls per over 4
Toss Unknown
Umpires Unknown
Close of play
Mon, 3 Jul - day 1 - unknown
Tue, 4 Jul - day 2 - Gentlemen 2nd innings 35 - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • Gentlemen Captain not named
  • Gentlemen Wicket-keeper not named
  • Players Captain not named
  • Players 1st innings: bowlers' runs conceded do not balance
  • Gentlemen 1st innings: bowlers' runs conceded do not balance
  • Players 2nd innings: bowlers' runs conceded do not balance
  • Gentlemen 2nd innings: bowlers' runs conceded do not balance
  • In this match known as the 'Barn Door Match' the Players defended a wicket of four stumps 36 in. by 12 in., whereas the Gentlemen defended three stumps of normal size (27 in. by 8 in.). Pilch is given out 'hat knocked on wicket' in Scores and Biographies
 
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Notts XI v Sussex XI at Nottingham - Aug 21-24, 1837
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Sussex XI v M.C.C. at Brighton - Aug 14-15, 1837
M.C.C. won by 6 wickets
M.C.C. v The Bs at Lord's - Jul 31-Aug 1, 1837
M.C.C. won by 17 runs
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