South v North
Other First-Class matches in England 1869
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 3rd, 4th June 1869 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossNorth won the toss and decided to bat
ResultNorth won by 9 wickets
UmpiresL Greenwood, HH Stephenson
Close of play day 1South (2) 27/5 (Grace 14*)
PicturesYuvraj Singh slams his sixth six in one over

North first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
E Lockwoodb Willsher5     
W Oscroftc Cooper b Willsher30     
C Cowardc ID Walker b Willsher11     
G Summersc Willsher b Grace9     
G Freemanb Grace0     
E Stephensonc Griffith b Grace20     
J Rowbothamc VE Walker b Grace23     
+T Plumbc Grace b Lillywhite3     
GR Atkinsonrun out1     
T Emmettnot out8     
G Woottonc Pooley b Grace13     
Extras(2 b)2
Total(all out, 100.3 overs)125
Fall of wickets:
1-15, 2-33, 3-57, 4-57, 5-57, 6-98, 7-101, 8-103, 9-104, 10-125 (100.3 ov)
South bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Willsher35   21293--
Southerton29   10390--
Lillywhite15   6191--

South first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
T Humphreyc Wootton b Freeman0     
H Juppb Freeman0     
WG Gracerun out19     
BB Cooperb Wootton1     
ID Walkerc Emmett b Freeman8     
G Griffithb Freeman0     
+EW Pooleyc Atkinson b Wootton1     
VE Walkerc Atkinson b Wootton2     
J Lillywhiteb Freeman4     
E Willsherb Freeman0     
J Southertonnot out0     
Extras(2 b, 2 lb)4
Total(all out, 39 overs)39
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-3, 3-10, 4-26, 5-27, 6-30, 7-32, 8-32, 9-36, 10-39 (39 ov)
North bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Freeman20   11126--
Wootton19   10233--

South second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
T Humphreyb Freeman3     
H Juppb Wootton3     
WG Gracec Wootton b Freeman14     
BB Cooperb Wootton4     
ID Walkerc Rowbotham b Wootton0     
G Griffithb Wootton1     
VE Walkerc Emmett b Freeman40     
+EW Pooleyb Emmett11     
J Lillywhitec Rowbotham b Emmett18     
E Willshernot out3     
J Southertonc Atkinson b Emmett1     
Extras(5 lb, 2 w)7
Total(all out, 85.3 overs)105
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-6, 3-23, 4-23, 5-27, 6-27, 7-56, 8-99, 9-101, 10-105 (85.3 ov)
North bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Freeman43   23433--
Wootton24   13294--

North second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Oscroftnot out4     
E Lockwoodrun out14     
C Cowardnot out1     
G Summersdid not bat      
G Freemandid not bat      
E Stephensondid not bat      
J Rowbothamdid not bat      
+T Plumbdid not bat      
GR Atkinsondid not bat      
T Emmettdid not bat      
G Woottondid not bat      
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(1 wicket, 18 overs)20
Fall of wickets:
1-19 (Lockwood)
South bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Willsher9   780--
Grace9   5110--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> WG Grace reached 150 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 5th wicket in the North first innings