Gentlemen v Players
Other First-Class matches in England 1875
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 1st, 2nd, 3rd July 1875 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossPlayers won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresW Mortlock, HH Stephenson
Close of play day 1Players (1) 127/4 (Greenwood 30*)
Close of play day 2Players (2) 66/1 (Jupp 34*, Greenwood 2*)

Players first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*H Juppc WG Grace b Francis46     
E Lockwoodb Francis31     
A Greenwoodst Tylecote b WG Grace30     
W Oscroftc and b Strachan5     
G Ulyettst Tylecote b WG Grace11     
T Emmettc GF Grace b Strachan2     
+EW Pooleyb Strachan1     
M McIntyrec and b Strachan7     
A Shawb Strachan1     
A Hillb Strachan5     
F Morleynot out0     
Extras(2 b, 2 lb)4
Total(all out, 145.3 overs)143
Fall of wickets:
1-62, 2-90, 3-103, 4-127, 5-128, 6-129, 7-130, 8-134, 9-140, 10-143 (145.3 ov)
Gentlemen bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Francis38   24302--
WG Grace37   14472--
Ridley30   14310--

Gentlemen first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WG Gracec and b Shaw32     
AJ Webbeb Hill10     
GH Longmanc Pooley b Shaw48     
AN Hornbyb Morley3     
AW Ridleyrun out8     
GF Gracec Lockwood b Shaw10     
FER Fryerrun out25     
*ID Walkernot out27     
+EFS Tylecotec Emmett b Hill0     
CK Francisc Oscroft b Hill0     
G Strachanb Hill4     
Extras(2 b)2
Total(all out, 130 overs)169
Fall of wickets:
1-32, 2-59, 3-59, 4-94, 5-113, 6-118, 7-157, 8-157, 9-161, 10-169 (130 ov)
Players bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Shaw57   35593--
Morley39   24411--
Hill19   8424--
Ulyett9   6120--
Lockwood6   2130--

Players second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*H Juppc Tylecote b WG Grace52     
E Lockwoodb Ridley28     
A Greenwoodc Ridley b WG Grace14     
W Oscroftc Webbe b WG Grace15     
G Ulyettb Ridley5     
T Emmettc Longman b WG Grace0     
+EW Pooleyb WG Grace16     
M McIntyrest Tylecote b WG Grace8     
A Shawc Tylecote b WG Grace11     
A Hilllbw b Strachan12     
F Morleynot out0     
Extras(4 b)4
Total(all out, 117 overs)165
Fall of wickets:
1-56, 2-87, 3-104, 4-113, 5-116, 6-118, 7-133, 8-150, 9-165, 10-165 (117 ov)
Gentlemen bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Strachan19   6311--
Francis4   0110--
WG Grace43   13677--
Ridley36   23282--
GF Grace15   5240--

Gentlemen second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WG Gracec Lockwood b Shaw17     
*ID Walkerc Shaw b Morley5     
GH Longmanb Morley5     
AN Hornbyst Pooley b Shaw0     
AW Ridleyc Oscroft b Morley0     
GF Gracec Oscroft b Morley0     
AJ Webbenot out3     
FER Fryerrun out1     
+EFS Tylecotenot out0     
CK Francisdid not bat      
G Strachandid not bat      
Total(7 wickets, 38 overs)31
Fall of wickets:
1-10, 2-26, 3-26, 4-30, 5-30, 6-30, 7-31
Players bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Shaw19   1882--
Morley19   12234--

--> G Ulyett (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 10
--> G Strachan achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Players first innings (previous best was 6-112)