Gentlemen v Players
Other First-Class matches in England 1889
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 4th, 5th, 6th July 1889 (3-day match)
Balls per over5
TossGentlemen won the toss and decided to bat
ResultPlayers won by 9 wickets
UmpiresJ Beaumont, T Bowley
Close of play day 1Players (1) 25/1 (Wright 7*, Peel 7*)
Close of play day 2Gentlemen (2) 14/0 (Stoddart 9*, Dixon 5*)

Gentlemen first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WG Gracec Shrewsbury b Wright49     
AE Stoddartc Gunn b Peel59     
JA Dixonrun out3     
WW Readc Abel b Ulyett42     
W Newhamc and b Richardson19     
TC O'Brienc Ulyett b Wright90     
J Cranstonnot out51     
EA Nepeanb Lohmann21     
SMJ Woodslbw b Ulyett1     
+H Philipsonc Lohmann b Ulyett4     
FA Bishopc Sherwin b Ulyett0     
Extras(6 b, 2 lb)8
Total(all out, 157.4 overs)347
Fall of wickets:
1-81, 2-84, 3-147, 4-159, 5-237, 6-286, 7-328, 8-329, 9-341, 10-347 (157.4 ov)
Players bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lohmann44   17771--
Wright37   10862--
Richardson31   12551--
Peel25   7591--
Barnes4   0190--

Players first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
R Abelb Woods11     
W Wrightc Philipson b Nepean27     
R Peelb Dixon39     
W Gunnb Woods61     
W Barnesrun out90     
*A Shrewsburyc Grace b Dixon57     
G Ulyettc Bishop b Stoddart38     
W Quaifenot out42     
GA Lohmannc Grace b Woods15     
H Richardsonb Bishop7     
+M Sherwinc and b Nepean7     
Extras(2 lb)2
Total(all out, 172.1 overs)396
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-71, 3-81, 4-202, 5-253, 6-323, 7-331, 8-356, 9-?, 10-396 (172.1 ov)
Gentlemen bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Woods55   191253--
Bishop33   8741--
Dixon31   11722--
Stoddart12   2291--
Grace5   1150--
Read2   120--

Gentlemen second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AE Stoddartc Barnes b Lohmann18     
JA Dixonc Lohmann b Richardson8     
*WG Gracec Sherwin b Richardson67     
WW Readc Peel b Lohmann16     
W Newhamb Ulyett11     
TC O'Brienc Lohmann b Ulyett18     
J Cranstonc Shrewsbury b Lohmann15     
EA Nepeannot out39     
SMJ Woodsc Sherwin b Lohmann6     
+H Philipsonb Peel24     
FA Bishoprun out1     
Extras(2 b)2
Total(all out, 118.4 overs)225
Fall of wickets:
1-17, 2-31, 3-67, 4-90, 5-111, 6-153, 7-157, 8-168, 9-223, 10-225 (118.4 ov)
Players bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wright8   3130--
Richardson36   21462--
Peel17   8211--
Ulyett9   1482--

Players second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Quaifeb Nepean59     
W Gunnnot out98     
W Barnesnot out15     
R Abeldid not bat      
W Wrightdid not bat      
R Peeldid not bat      
*A Shrewsburydid not bat      
G Ulyettdid not bat      
GA Lohmanndid not bat      
H Richardsondid not bat      
+M Sherwindid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 1 lb)5
Total(1 wicket, 58.1 overs)177
Fall of wickets:
1-156 (Quaife)
Gentlemen bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Woods8   2250--
Bishop17   7340--
Dixon12   4440--
Stoddart7   2230--
Grace5   1140--

--> FA Bishop made his debut in First-Class matches
--> FA Bishop made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> A Shrewsbury (1) passed 12500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 15
--> W Wright reached 350 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Gentlemen first innings
--> GA Lohmann reached 900 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Gentlemen second innings