South v North
Other First-Class matches in England 1853
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 7th, 8th July 1853 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossSouth won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSouth won by 70 runs
Close of play day 1South (2) 5/2 (Brockwell 0*, Heath 0*)

South first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
J Caesarb Tinley0     
E Willsherb Tinley13     
J Chesterb Tinley6     
W Caffynb Bickley29     
G Brockwellb Bickley10     
F Pilchb Tinley8     
+T Boxb Bickley3     
J Heathc Morton b Bickley3     
A Mynnc Morton b Tinley11     
WR Hillyernot out0     
E Hinklyc Morton b Tinley0     
Extras(3 lb)3
Total(all out, 58 overs)86
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-86 (58 ov)
North bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bickley29   14464--
Tinley29   14376--

North first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Crosslandb Hinkly4     
C Arnoldb Hinkly11     
J Guyc Hillyer b Hinkly14     
G Parrc Willsher b Hillyer2     
G Andersonb Hillyer22     
A Clarkec Willsher b Hillyer3     
JH Sadlerb Hinkly1     
FE Tinleyc Chester b Hinkly5     
J Bickleyc Willsher b Hillyer7     
+G Mortonc Caesar b Hinkly4     
*W Clarkenot out0     
Extras(1 lb, 1 w)2
Total(all out, 55.3 overs)75
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-35, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-75 (55.3 ov)
South bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hillyer28   8564--

South second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WR Hillyerb Bickley3     
E Hinklyb Tinley0     
J Heathc Morton b Arnold25     
G Brockwellc and b W Clarke15     
J Caesarb Arnold12     
E Willsherc and b W Clarke11     
J Chesterc Morton b Arnold1     
W Caffync Bickley b W Clarke13     
F Pilchc Sadler b W Clarke6     
+T Boxc and b Arnold7     
A Mynnnot out1     
Extras(2 b, 3 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)7
Total(all out, 81 overs)101
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-101 (81 ov)
North bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bickley10   5151--
Tinley11   3181--
Arnold31   18264--
W Clarke29   11354--

North second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Crosslandc Willsher b Hillyer6     
C Arnoldb Hinkly3     
J Guyb Hillyer6     
G Parrb Hillyer9     
G Andersonb Hinkly1     
A Clarkec Caesar b Hinkly0     
JH Sadlerc Box b Hinkly6     
FE Tinleyst Box b Hillyer0     
J Bickleyb Hillyer4     
+G Mortonst Box b Hillyer0     
*W Clarkenot out5     
Extras(1 lb, 1 w)2
Total(all out, 41.2 overs)42
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-42 (41.2 ov)
South bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hinkly21   10214--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> JH Sadler made his debut in first-class matches
--> G Morton made his debut in first-class matches
--> JH Sadler made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> FE Tinley achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the South first innings (previous best was 6-59)
--> WR Hillyer reached 1450 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 4th wicket in the North first innings