Marylebone Cricket Club v Kent
Other First-Class matches in England 1859
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 23rd, 24th May 1859 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossToss not known
ResultMarylebone Cricket Club won by 9 wickets
UmpiresWR Hillyer, H Royston
Close of play day 1Kent (2) 8/0

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+WH Fryerc Martingell b Grundy0     
W Goodhewc Martingell b Grundy9     
*WS Nortonc and b Grundy0     
E Willsherc Johnson b Martingell3     
G Bennettlbw b Martingell2     
J Wattsb Martingell6     
FS Cliffordc and b Martingell8     
WOJ Nortonc Grundy b Martingell3     
T Sewellb Grundy0     
GH Fieldrun out0     
F Hollandsnot out1     
Extras(1 b, 4 lb, 1 w)6
Total(all out, 35.1 overs)38
Fall of wickets:
1-2, 2-2, 3-5, 4-16, 5-16, 6-32, 7-33, 8-34, 9-36, 10-38 (35.1 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Grundy18   1494--

Marylebone Cricket Club first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
J Grundyst Fryer b Bennett22     
J Deanrun out3     
A Haygarthc Watts b Bennett21     
Lord Garliesc Hollands b Bennett0     
GR Johnsonb Sewell27     
FTA Hervey-Bathurstc WS Norton b Bennett0     
C Bramptonc Clifford b Bennett8     
F Marshallb Willsher8     
J Chattertonb Sewell8     
+G Chattertonnot out0     
W Martingellrun out2     
Extras(7 b, 2 lb, 2 nb, 2 w)13
Total(all out, 86 overs)112
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-52, 3-54, 4-61, 5-65, 6-67, 7-97, 8-109, 9-109, 10-112 (86 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Willsher20   10111--
Sewell26   13252--
Goodhew7   260--
Bennett23   7435--
Hollands7   430--
WS Norton3   1110--

Kent second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+WH Fryerc Haygarth b G Chatterton3     
W Goodhewb Brampton31     
*WS Nortonlbw b Martingell9     
E Willsherc Johnson b Grundy1     
G Bennettb Grundy4     
J Wattsst +Grundy b G Chatterton2     
FS Cliffordb G Chatterton0     
WOJ Nortonnot out6     
T Sewellc Brampton b G Chatterton1     
GH Fieldb Grundy10     
F Hollandsc Grundy b G Chatterton7     
Extras(9 b, 7 lb)16
Total(all out, 76 overs)90
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-90 (76 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Grundy32   12313--
Martingell10   5131--
Dean13   7110--
Brampton10   661--
G Chatterton11   6135--

Marylebone Cricket Club second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
Lord Garliesnot out5     
F Marshallc and b Willsher6     
J Chattertonnot out6     
J Grundydid not bat      
J Deandid not bat      
A Haygarthdid not bat      
GR Johnsondid not bat      
FTA Hervey-Bathurstdid not bat      
C Bramptondid not bat      
+G Chattertondid not bat      
W Martingelldid not bat      
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(1 wicket, 10.1 overs)18
Fall of wickets:
1-? (Marshall)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Willsher5   321--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> J Watts made his debut for Kent in First-Class matches