Gentlemen v Players
Other First-Class matches in England 1859
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 30th June, 1st July 1859 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossPlayers won the toss and decided to bat
ResultPlayers won by an innings and 25 runs
UmpiresT Barker, T Sewell
Close of play day 1Gentlemen (1) 27/2 (Benthall 3*, Lane 4*)

Players first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RP Carpenterc Hale b VE Walker44     
J Caesarb VE Walker4     
+T Lockyerc Hale b VE Walker16     
W Caffync Fawcett b Frere16     
G Parrc Fawcett b Frere73     
J Lillywhiteb VE Walker35     
AJD Diverb Frere1     
HH Stephensonst Lockhart b VE Walker18     
J Wisdenst Lockhart b Fawcett24     
E Willshernot out20     
J Jacksonb VE Walker3     
Extras(11 b, 10 lb, 3 w)24
Total(all out, 126.3 overs)278
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-39, 3-72, 4-119, 5-188, 6-195, 7-225, 8-226, 9-271, 10-278 (126.3 ov)
Gentlemen bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Frere43   ?613--
VE Walker27.3?1146--
Fawcett22   ?271--
Rowley22   ?400--
Miller12   ?120--

Gentlemen first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JH Halec Lockyer b Jackson6     
FP Millerc and b Stephenson10     
WH Benthallc Lockyer b Parr32     
CG Lanest Lockyer b Parr21     
AB Rowleyc Caesar b Jackson47     
A Haygarthb Jackson8     
EB Fawcettb Jackson12     
VE Walkerrun out14     
J Walkerc Parr b Jackson1     
HT Frerenot out2     
+WP Lockhartb Stephenson1     
Extras(3 b, 4 lb, 1 w)8
Total(all out, 89.3 overs)162
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-62, 4-99, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-162 (89.3 ov)
Players bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jackson31   9455--
Parr14   3322--
Willsher9   1270--
Caffyn8   5130--

Gentlemen second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
HT Frereb Jackson6     
JH Haleb Parr30     
A Haygarthc Wisden b Jackson11     
CG Lanest Lockyer b Parr6     
AB Rowleynot out6     
WH Benthallc Parr b Jackson7     
EB Fawcettc Stephenson b Parr0     
VE Walkerc and b Parr10     
J Walkerc Wisden b Parr0     
FP Millerc Parr b Jackson12     
+WP Lockhartst Lockyer b Parr0     
Extras(3 b)3
Total(all out, 46 overs)91
Fall of wickets:
1-35, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-91 (46 ov)
Players bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jackson23   6314--
Stephenson6   2150--
Parr17   1426--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> JH Hale (2) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 30
--> G Parr achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Gentlemen second innings (previous best was 2-4)
--> G Parr achieved his first five wickets in an innings in First-Class matches in the Gentlemen second innings