Leicestershire v Australians
Australia in England 1899
VenueGrace Road, Leicester on 22nd, 23rd, 24th June 1899 (3-day match)
Balls per over5
TossAustralians won the toss and decided to bat
ResultAustralians won by 248 runs
UmpiresT Mycroft, W Richards
Close of play day 1No play
Close of play day 2Leicestershire (1) 95 all out

Australians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*J Darlingst Whiteside b Geeson7     
J Worrallrun out17     
MA Noblec Whiteside b Wood26     
SE Gregorynot out66     
VT Trumperb Geeson12     
+JJ Kellyc Brown b Geeson18     
H Trumbleb Geeson16     
FJ Laverlbw b Geeson0     
CE McLeodb Grewcock0     
E Jonesc Brown b Grewcock10     
WP Howellc Marriott b Geeson10     
Extras(9 b, 1 lb, 2 w)12
Total(all out, 72.2 overs)194
Fall of wickets:
1-22, 2-47, 3-54, 4-81, 5-101, 6-137, 7-137, 8-138, 9-152, 10-194 (72.2 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Grewcock23   7572--
King8   1240--
Wood8   3211--
Pougher7   3150--

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AE Knightb Trumble12     
L Brownb McLeod7     
AD Pougherb Trumble10     
HH Marriottc McLeod b Trumble22     
*CE de Traffordrun out22     
JH Kingc and b Trumble4     
H Whiteheadb Noble7     
F Geesonlbw b Howell1     
G Grewcockb Howell0     
CJB Woodb Howell0     
+JP Whitesidenot out5     
Extras(4 b, 1 nb)5
Total(all out, 61.1 overs)95
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-29, 3-41, 4-74, 5-78, 6-83, 7-84, 8-84, 9-84, 10-95 (61.1 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Trumble31   18314--
McLeod14   3391--
Howell16   10203--

Australians second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*J Darlingc Marriott b Geeson6     
J Worrallnot out100     
MA Nobleb Geeson32     
SE Gregoryb Geeson9     
E Jonesnot out26     
VT Trumperdid not bat      
+JJ Kellydid not bat      
H Trumbledid not bat      
FJ Laverdid not bat      
CE McLeoddid not bat      
WP Howelldid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 2 lb, 1 w)4
Total(3 wickets, declared, 52 overs)177
Fall of wickets:
1-27, 2-121, 3-143
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Grewcock9   1280--
King8   4170--
Geeson26   3813--
Brown9   0470--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AE Knightb Jones0     
L Brownb Noble0     
AD Pougherb Noble0     
HH Marriottb Noble2     
*CE de Traffordb Noble2     
CJB Woodlbw b Noble0     
JH Kingb Jones0     
H Whiteheadb Jones1     
F Geesonb Noble10     
+JP Whitesidenot out4     
G Grewcockc Gregory b Noble1     
Extras(7 b, 1 nb)8
Total(all out, 21.2 overs)28
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-0, 3-2, 4-3, 5-3, 6-4, 7-4, 8-22, 9-22, 10-28 (21.2 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jones11   753--

--> H Trumble reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 1st wicket in the Leicestershire first innings
--> WP Howell reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the Leicestershire first innings
--> MA Noble achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Leicestershire second innings (previous best was 6-45)
--> E Jones reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 1st wicket in the Leicestershire second innings

Worrall batted for 120 minutes for his undefeated 100* hitting 2 sixes and 11 fours.