South v North
Other First-Class matches in England 1859
VenueSt Lawrence Ground, Canterbury on 15th, 16th, 17th August 1859 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossNorth won the toss and decided to bat
ResultNorth won by 90 runs
UmpiresJ Dean, F Pilch
Close of play day 1South (1) 48 all out
Close of play day 2South (2) 58/4 (Wisden 8*, Lillywhite 0*)

North first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
R Daftc and b Bennett21     
T Haywardc and b Bennett14     
RP Carpenterc Goodhew b Bennett4     
J Grundyc Mortlock b Willsher5     
AJD Diverc Wells b Willsher23     
C Bramptonc Lillywhite b Bennett2     
RC Tinleyc and b Bennett9     
A Clarkec Lockyer b Wisden18     
J Jacksonc and b Willsher2     
+G Chattertonc Wells b Willsher5     
FW Bellnot out1     
Extras(2 b, 1 lb)3
Total(all out, 73 overs)107
Fall of wickets:
1-31, 2-35, 3-45, 4-49, 5-54, 6-65, 7-93, 8-97, 9-105, 10-107 (73 ov)
South bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bennett28   7555--
Griffith7   0140--
Willsher29   16264--
Wisden9   591--

South first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
J Wisdenc Jackson b Grundy2     
G Bennettc Jackson b Grundy2     
E Willsherb Jackson6     
W Caffync Clarke b Jackson6     
J Lillywhiteb Jackson0     
+T Lockyerc Tinley b Jackson14     
*FP Millerc Tinley b Jackson10     
W Mortlockb Jackson0     
G Wellsc Chatterton b Grundy0     
G Griffithnot out4     
W Goodhewb Jackson0     
Extras(1 b, 3 lb)4
Total(all out, 32.1 overs)48
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-9, 3-15, 4-16, 5-18, 6-44, 7-44, 8-44, 9-44, 10-48 (32.1 ov)
North bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Grundy16   5233--

North second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
T Haywardb Willsher22     
FW Bellb Griffith18     
R Daftb Wisden4     
RP Carpenterc Lillywhite b Wisden11     
J Grundyc Wisden b Willsher8     
AJD Diverc Wisden b Miller20     
A Clarkec Wisden b Miller24     
RC Tinleyb Miller9     
C Bramptonnot out18     
J Jacksonlbw b Bennett11     
+G Chattertonc Wells b Willsher8     
Extras(2 b, 12 lb)14
Total(all out, 111.1 overs)167
Fall of wickets:
1-37, 2-42, 3-56, 4-69, 5-72, 6-120, 7-123, 8-128, 9-146, 10-167 (111.1 ov)
South bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bennett15   2361--
Griffith5   2121--
Wisden28   14272--
Caffyn13   3180--
Miller13   7123--

South second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Griffithb Grundy9     
G Bennettb Jackson15     
+T Lockyerb Jackson20     
W Caffync Grundy b Jackson0     
J Wisdenb Jackson16     
J Lillywhitec Tinley b Grundy4     
*FP Millerc and b Grundy43     
E Willsherc Tinley b Jackson4     
W Goodhewb Grundy0     
W Mortlocknot out14     
G Wellsc Hayward b Grundy1     
Extras(5 b, 5 lb)10
Total(all out, 83.1 overs)136
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-39, 3-39, 4-54, 5-65, 6-94, 7-103, 8-117, 9-129, 10-136 (83.1 ov)
North bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jackson42   20535--

--> Bowling in the North second innings adds 1 run under
--> RP Carpenter (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 4
--> J Grundy reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 1st wicket in the South first innings

Griffith kept wicket in the later stages of the North second innings when Lockyer was injured