Result
Other First-class Matches at Melbourne, Mar 17-21 1887
(f/o)
356 & 135/5 (71 ov)
Match drawn
Non-Smokers (Australia) 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
A Shrewsburysnr (c)c Duffy b Briggs236--390-
W Bruce lbw b Palmer131--171-
W Bates  b Palmer4--10-
W Gunn  b Boyle150--200-
RG Barlow  b Palmer29--40-
RS Houston c & b Briggs57--50-
HA Musgrove st †Lewis b Briggs62--80-
J Worrall  b Read78--100-
WH Cooper c & b Briggs46--70-
M Sherwin not out5--00-
W Barnes absent hurt-
Extras(b 3, lb 1, w 1)5
TOTAL(302.1 Ov, RR: 3.98, 550 Mts)803
Fall of wickets: 1-196 (William Bruce), 2-204 (Billy Bates), 3-514 (Billy Bates), 4-524 (Billy Bates), 5-575 (Billy Bates), 6-656 (Billy Bates), 7-686 (Billy Bates), 8-788 (Billy Bates), 9-803 (Billy Bates)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
J Briggs55.11114143.8210
GE Palmer541018935.2500
HF Boyle31146012.9000
GA Lohmann481811303.5300
W Flowers38129303.6700
WH Scotton2648204.7300
WV Duffy1525205.2000
JM Read26104312.4800
FH Walters942504.1600
Smokers (Australia) 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JM Read st †Sherwin b Cooper30-----
GE Palmer c Worrall b Bruce113-----
J Briggs c Shrewsbury b Bates86-----
W Flowers run out (†Sherwin)69-----
GA Lohmann c sub b Bates19-----
WH Scotton c Bruce b Bates11-----
HF Boyle (c) b Bruce7-----
GR Browning  b Bates1-----
FH Walters st †Sherwin b Bates0-----
PM Lewis c Houston b Bates2-----
WV Duffy not out0-----
Extras(b 12, lb 2, nb 2, w 2)18
TOTAL(150.3 Ov, RR: 3.54, 270 Mts)356
Fall of wickets: 1-44, 2-204, 3-267, 4-0, 5-0, 6-0, 7-0, 8-0, 9-0, 10-356
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
W Bates49187362.2300
WH Cooper2958514.3900
W Bruce36.3109223.7520
J Worrall1573003.0000
W Gunn1242703.3702
RS Houston923105.1600
Smokers (Australia) 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GE Palmer c Houston b Worrall24-----
J Briggs st †Sherwin b Bates54-----
W Flowers  b Houston25-----
GA Lohmann lbw b Gunn2-----
WH Scotton handled the ball18-----
HF Boyle (c)not out0-----
Extras(b 9, lb 2, nb 1)12
TOTAL(71 Ov, RR: 2.85, 130 Mts)135/5
Fall of wickets: 1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-135
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
W Bates2184012.8500
W Barnes831402.6200
W Bruce1471501.6000
J Worrall1252212.7500
WH Cooper401806.7500
W Gunn65110.2500
RS Houston511313.9000
A Shrewsburysnr11000.0001
MATCH DETAILS
East Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
TossNon-Smokers (Australia) , elected to bat first
SeriesOther First-class Matches
Season1886/87
Match days17,18,19,21 March 1887 (4-day match)
Umpires
Reg Wood
Jim Phillips
Balls per over4
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 17 Mar - day 1 - Non-Smokers (Australia) 1st innings 423/2 (A Shrewsbury 183*, W Gunn 104*)
Fri, 18 Mar - day 2 - Non-Smokers (Australia) 1st innings 792/8 (WH Cooper 40*, M Sherwin 1*)
Sat, 19 Mar - day 3 - Smokers (Australia) 1st innings 302/3 (W Flowers 48*, GA Lohmann 16*)
Sun, 20 Mar - rest day
Mon, 21 Mar - day 4 - Smokers (Australia) 2nd innings 135/5 (71 ov) - end of match