Essex v Oxford University
University Match 1894
VenueCounty Ground, Leyton on 5th, 6th, 7th July 1894 (3-day match)
Balls per over5
TossToss not known
ResultEssex won by 9 wickets
UmpiresRA Thoms, J Wheeler
Close of play day 1Essex (1) 202/5 (Owen 85*)
Close of play day 2Oxford University (2) 263 all out

Oxford University first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*CB Fryc Hailey b Kortright16     
PF Warnerb Mead12     
HK Fosterb Mead4     
FA Phillipsc and b Mead4     
RB Pearsonb Kortright44     
+FAG Leveson-Gowerc Owen b Mead10     
HDG Leveson-Gowerc Pickett b Mead51     
GR Bardswellc Mead b Kortright8     
RGL Austinlbw b Mead0     
WJ Setonb Mead1     
WP Donaldsonnot out1     
Extras(3 b, 1 lb)4
Total(all out, 53.1 overs)155
Fall of wickets:
1-26, 2-32, 3-32, 4-39, 5-63, 6-116, 7-136, 8-136, 9-138, 10-155 (53.1 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Kortright20   3553--
Pickett7   2190--
Burns3   0110--

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
J Burnsb Bardswell26     
HA Carpenterb Bardswell23     
HGP Owenc FAG Leveson-Gower b Fry109     
AS Johnstonb Fry25     
H Haileyb Bardswell3     
RJ Burrellb Phillips12     
*AP Lucasc Fry b Bardswell11     
CJ Kortrightb Fry2     
+TM Russelllbw b Fry6     
W Meadc Donaldson b Bardswell7     
H Pickettnot out0     
Extras(29 b, 4 lb, 1 w)34
Total(all out, 95 overs)258
Fall of wickets:
1-38, 2-67, 3-121, 4-142, 5-202, 6-222, 7-233, 8-243, 9-258, 10-258 (95 ov)
Oxford University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Fry28   11664--
Bardswell36   10715--
HDG Leveson-Gower10   1290--
Pearson13   5230--
FAG Leveson-Gower3   0160--
Phillips4   0151--
Austin1   040--

Oxford University second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+FAG Leveson-Gowerb Kortright20     
PF Warnerc Pickett b Mead50     
HK Fosterc Russell b Mead71     
RB Pearsonb Kortright4     
*CB Fryc Johnston b Mead70     
HDG Leveson-Gowerb Mead12     
FA Phillipsb Mead1     
GR Bardswellc Pickett b Kortright18     
RGL Austinb Mead7     
WJ Setonnot out0     
WP Donaldsonb Kortright0     
Extras(6 b, 3 lb, 1 nb)10
Total(all out, 81.1 overs)263
Fall of wickets:
1-26, 2-93, 3-102, 4-208, 5-228, 6-234, 7-235, 8-262, 9-262, 10-263 (81.1 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Mead35   11706--
Pickett8   0280--
Burns2   0110--
Owen4   1150--

Essex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
J Burnsc and b Bardswell7     
HA Carpenternot out60     
HGP Owennot out86     
AS Johnstondid not bat      
H Haileydid not bat      
RJ Burrelldid not bat      
*AP Lucasdid not bat      
CJ Kortrightdid not bat      
+TM Russelldid not bat      
W Meaddid not bat      
H Pickettdid not bat      
Extras(8 b, 1 lb)9
Total(1 wicket, 63.3 overs)162
Fall of wickets:
1-9 (Burns)
Oxford University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bardswell21   8361--
HDG Leveson-Gower3   090--
Pearson8   3120--
FAG Leveson-Gower3   0150--
Phillips4   1130--

--> RB Pearson made his debut in First-Class matches
--> RGL Austin made his debut in First-Class matches
--> WJ Seton made his debut in First-Class matches
--> WP Donaldson made his debut in First-Class matches
--> RB Pearson made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> RGL Austin made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> WJ Seton made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> WP Donaldson made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> HDG Leveson-Gower (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 10
--> HGP Owen (1) passed his previous highest score of 76 in First-Class matches
--> HGP Owen (1) made his first century in First-Class matches
--> AS Johnston (1) passed his previous highest score of 20 in First-Class matches
--> PF Warner (2) passed his previous highest score of 18 in First-Class matches
--> PF Warner made his debut for Oxford University in First-Class matches
--> CJ Kortright reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Oxford University second innings