South v North
Other First-Class matches in England 1889
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 16th, 17th May 1889 (3-day match)
Balls per over5
TossNorth won the toss and decided to field
ResultNorth won by an innings and 25 runs
UmpiresT Bowley, GG Jones
Close of play day 1North (1) 127/9 (Attewell 10*)

South first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WW Readb Briggs21     
JM Readc Attewell b Peel4     
CJM Foxb Attewell2     
*J Shuterb Attewell3     
GA Lohmannb Briggs4     
R Hendersonc Attewell b Peel20     
+H Woodb Attewell0     
W Wrightlbw b Briggs8     
A Hearnelbw b Attewell6     
J Beaumontst Carlin b Attewell0     
JW Sharpenot out0     
Total(all out, 90.2 overs)68
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-18, 3-30, 4-34, 5-38, 6-40, 7-49, 8-62, 9-62, 10-68 (90.2 ov)
North bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Attewell45   32195--
Briggs30   22203--

North first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*G Ulyettst Wood b Lohmann5     
W Chattertonb Lohmann2     
W Barnesc Shuter b Wright25     
TH Warrenb Hearne3     
W Gunnc Sharpe b Wright23     
HB Daftc JM Read b Sharpe22     
R Peellbw b Sharpe4     
J Briggsb Wright4     
W Flowersc and b Beaumont22     
W Attewellnot out13     
+J Carlinc Lohmann b Beaumont0     
Extras(4 b, 1 lb)5
Total(all out, 75.2 overs)128
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-10, 3-15, 4-54, 5-61, 6-68, 7-73, 8-115, 9-127, 10-128 (75.2 ov)
South bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lohmann19   8392--
Hearne20   6301--
Sharpe15   6232--
Wright16   6213--

South second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JM Readc Barnes b Peel2     
R Hendersonc Flowers b Peel3     
CJM Foxc Briggs b Attewell3     
WW Readb Attewell0     
GA Lohmannc Peel b Attewell5     
*J Shuterb Peel6     
+H Woodb Attewell0     
W Wrightb Peel4     
A Hearnenot out7     
J Beaumontc Ulyett b Attewell4     
JW Sharpec Barnes b Peel0     
Extras(1 b)1
Total(all out, 47 overs)35
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-8, 3-8, 4-8, 5-13, 6-16, 7-22, 8-25, 9-34, 10-35 (47 ov)
North bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Peel24   15185--
Attewell23   14165--

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