Oxford University Past and Present v Gentlemen of Philadelphia
Gentlemen of Philadelphia in England 1897
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 24th, 25th, 26th June 1897 (3-day match)
Balls per over5
TossOxford University Past and Present won the toss and decided to bat
ResultOxford University Past and Present won by 7 wickets
UmpiresW Barnes, W Hearn
Close of play day 1Gentlemen of Philadelphia (1) 22/0 (Wood 11*, Thayer 11*)
Close of play day 2Gentlemen of Philadelphia (2) 202/9 (Bates 17*)

Oxford University Past and Present first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EB Rowleyc Wood b PH Clark23     
Lord GW Scottb King10     
A Ecclesb Bates24     
HT Stanleyc Wood b Cregar45     
FL Fanelbw b King25     
BD Bannonc Biddle b PH Clark13     
RH de Montmorencyb PH Clark31     
TB Hendersonb Bates49     
GFH Berkeleynot out19     
FW Stocksb King0     
+AP Wickhamb King3     
Extras(9 b, 5 lb, 5 w)19
Total(all out, 90.3 overs)261
Fall of wickets:
1-21, 2-43, 3-84, 4-136, 5-144, 6-183, 7-190, 8-256, 9-257, 10-261 (90.3 ov)
Gentlemen of Philadelphia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cregar28   6511--
PH Clark19   3623--
Bates8   1302--
Lester3   130--
Coates2   160--
Biddle2   070--

Gentlemen of Philadelphia first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AM Woodc Bannon b Stocks13     
+HC Thayerc Fane b Stocks31     
JA Lesterst Wickham b Stocks1     
JB Kingb Berkeley7     
HC Coatesc Henderson b Stocks5     
FH Bohlenc and b Berkeley10     
L Biddleb Stocks8     
EM Cregarb Berkeley16     
FH Batesc and b Stocks9     
HL Clarkc Bannon b Stocks10     
PH Clarknot out6     
Extras(3 b, 1 lb)4
Total(all out, 66.3 overs)120
Fall of wickets:
1-32, 2-42, 3-45, 4-50, 5-52, 6-69, 7-93, 8-95, 9-112, 10-120 (66.3 ov)
Oxford University Past and Present bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Berkeley33   11703--
Henderson3   0110--

Gentlemen of Philadelphia second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
AM Woodc Stanley b Berkeley0     
+HC Thayerc Wickham b Stocks11     
JA Lesterlbw b Berkeley28     
JB Kingc Fane b Stocks16     
HC Coatesc Henderson b Stocks84     
FH Bohlenlbw b Berkeley7     
L Biddlerun out16     
EM Cregarb Stocks0     
FH Batesb Berkeley20     
HL Clarkb Berkeley16     
PH Clarknot out16     
Extras(5 b, 2 lb)7
Total(all out, 75.4 overs)221
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-24, 3-48, 4-75, 5-103, 6-157, 7-167, 8-169, 9-202, 10-221 (75.4 ov)
Oxford University Past and Present bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Henderson6   0220--
Stocks32   7984--
de Montmorency7   1170--

Oxford University Past and Present second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EB Rowleyb Bates10     
FL Fanenot out33     
A Ecclesb PH Clark34     
HT Stanleyb King0     
BD Bannonnot out5     
Lord GW Scottdid not bat      
RH de Montmorencydid not bat      
TB Hendersondid not bat      
GFH Berkeleydid not bat      
FW Stocksdid not bat      
+AP Wickhamdid not bat      
Extras(2 b)2
Total(3 wickets, 28.1 overs)84
Fall of wickets:
1-21, 2-78, 3-79
Gentlemen of Philadelphia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
King11   2301--
Cregar5   1200--
PH Clark4.11121--
Bates6   2121--
Lester2   080--

--> RH de Montmorency made his debut in First-Class matches
--> TB Henderson (1) equalled his previous highest score of 49 in First-Class matches
--> HC Coates (2) passed his previous highest score of 63 in First-Class matches
--> HL Clark (2) passed his previous highest score of 10 in First-Class matches
--> FW Stocks achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Gentlemen of Philadelphia first innings (previous best was 7-69)
--> FW Stocks reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 5th wicket in the Gentlemen of Philadelphia first innings