Gentlemen v Players
Other First-Class matches in England 1898
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 13th, 14th, 15th June 1898 (3-day match)
Balls per over5
TossGentlemen won the toss and decided to bat
ResultPlayers won by 8 wickets
UmpiresA Chester, H Wood
Close of play day 1Players (1) 11/2 (Hearne 10*, Davidson 0*)
Close of play day 2Gentlemen (2) 33/2 (Grace 23*, Townsend 4*)

Gentlemen first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WG Gracec Storer b Hearne5     
EG Wynyardb Lockwood18     
CL Townsendc Storer b Lockwood62     
COH Sewellc Davidson b Lockwood41     
CP McGaheyc Hearne b Brockwell46     
CB Fryc Storer b Lockwood5     
WL Murdochrun out57     
AJ Turnerb Brockwell10     
AO Jonesnot out49     
FW Stocksb Brockwell0     
+RP Lewisrun out3     
Extras(5 b)5
Total(all out, 127 overs)301
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-32, 3-110, 4-?, 5-147, 6-222, 7-242, 8-265, 9-269, 10-301 (127 ov)
Players bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hearne44   16951--
Lockwood40   11874--
Davidson18   5370--
Mead13   2290--
Brockwell12   4483--

Players first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Meadc Wynyard b Stocks0     
JT Hearnelbw b Grace60     
H Wrathallb Stocks0     
GA Davidsonc Townsend b Fry28     
R Abelc Sewell b Stocks54     
*A Shrewsburyb Townsend62     
W Chattertonc Wynyard b Townsend11     
+W Storerc Townsend b Turner86     
W Brockwellc Wynyard b Stocks8     
FW Marlowc Wynyard b Stocks9     
WH Lockwoodnot out26     
Extras(4 b, 2 lb, 2 nb)8
Total(all out, 142.2 overs)352
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-0, 3-86, 4-92, 5-198, 6-218, 7-220, 8-240, 9-256, 10-352 (142.2 ov)
Gentlemen bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Stocks41   16985--
Townsend38   21172--
Grace26   12421--
Fry30   10641--
Wynyard4   0160--

Gentlemen second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WG Gracec Storer b Davidson50     
AO Jonesc Shrewsbury b Hearne5     
EG Wynyardc Brockwell b Lockwood1     
CL Townsendc Wrathall b Lockwood5     
COH Sewellb Lockwood0     
CP McGaheyc Marlow b Mead19     
CB Fryb Davidson19     
WL Murdochb Lockwood33     
AJ Turnernot out13     
FW Stocksb Lockwood1     
+RP Lewisb Hearne7     
Extras(2 b)2
Total(all out, 77.2 overs)155
Fall of wickets:
1-14, 2-27, 3-38, 4-38, 5-81, 6-81, 7-107, 8-136, 9-138, 10-155 (77.2 ov)
Players bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lockwood27   7505--
Davidson12   1452--
Mead20   5361--

Players second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
R Abelnot out39     
*A Shrewsburyc and b Turner6     
+W Storerc Grace b Turner4     
W Chattertonnot out51     
W Meaddid not bat      
JT Hearnedid not bat      
H Wrathalldid not bat      
GA Davidsondid not bat      
W Brockwelldid not bat      
FW Marlowdid not bat      
WH Lockwooddid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 1 nb)6
Total(2 wickets, 46 overs)106
Fall of wickets:
1-14, 2-18
Gentlemen bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Stocks12   8180--
Townsend4   090--
Fry9   2290--
Turner14   6212--
Jones4   1130--
Murdoch3   1100--