result
Final, Vincennes, Aug 19 - 20 1900, Olympics
117 & 145/5d
(target 185)78 & 26
Great Brit won by 158 runs
Great Britain 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
CBK Beachcroft (c) b Attrill23-----
Arthur Birkett  b Andersen1-----
John Symes c Andersen b Robinson15-----
Frederick Cuming c Browning b McEvoy38-----
Montagu Toller  b McEvoy2-----
Alfred Bowerman  b Andersen7-----
Alfred Powlesland c Browning b Robinson10-----
William Donne run out 6-----
FW Christian  b Andersen0-----
GJ Buckley  b Attrill2-----
Francis Burchell not out 0-----
Harry Corner lbw b Andersen4-----
Extras()9
Fall of wickets: 11-117
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WT Attrill020.00---00
W Andersen040.00---00
A McEvoy020.00---00
D Robinson020.00---00
France 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
TH Jordan c Corner b Christian11-----
AJ Schneidau  b Christian8-----
R Horne c Buckley b Christian15-----
H Terry c Cuming b Powlesland2-----
F Roques  b Powlesland0-----
W Andersen  b Christian0-----
D Robinson  b Christian0-----
WT Attrill lbw b Christian0-----
W Browning  b Christian0-----
A McEvoy  b Bowerman1-----
PH Tomalin (c)not out 3-----
J Braid run out 25-----
Extras()11
Fall of wickets: 11-78
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
FW Christian070.00---00
Alfred Powlesland020.00---00
Alfred Bowerman010.00---00
Great Britain 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
CBK Beachcroft (c)run out 54-----
John Symes c Attrill b Roques1-----
Frederick Cuming c Attrill b McEvoy18-----
Alfred Bowerman  b Roques59-----
Alfred Powlesland  b Roques4-----
Harry Corner not out 5-----
Extras()4
Fall of wickets: 5-145
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
F Roques030.00---00
A McEvoy010.00---00
France 2nd INNINGS (target: 185 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
TH Jordan  b Toller0-----
AJ Schneidau  b Powlesland1-----
R Horne  b Powlesland1-----
H Terry  b Toller1-----
F Roques  b Toller0-----
W Andersen  b Toller8-----
D Robinson  b Powlesland0-----
WT Attrill  b Toller0-----
W Browning  b Toller0-----
A McEvoy c Christian b Corner0-----
PH Tomalin (c)not out 6-----
J Braid  b Toller7-----
Extras()2
Fall of wickets: 11-26
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Montagu Toller0970.00---00
Alfred Powlesland01530.00---00
Harry Corner010.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Exhibition Ground, Vincennes
Tossno toss
SeriesOlympics
Season1900
Players per side12 (12 batting, 12 fielding)
Match daysday (2-day match)
Umpires
France Image
Delorme
France Image
Wilian
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sun, 19 Aug - day 1 - unknown
Mon, 20 Aug - day 2 - France 2nd innings 26 - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • 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.