Sussex v Australians
Australia in England 1899
VenueCounty Ground, Hove on 27th, 28th, 29th July 1899 (3-day match)
Balls per over5
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresW Hearn, VA Titchmarsh
Close of play day 1Sussex (1) 389/6 (Collins 18*, Parris 9*)
Close of play day 2Australians (1) 388/2 (Trumper 175*, Gregory 48*)

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Brannb McLeod24     
CB Fryc Trumble b McLeod181     
*KS Ranjitsinhjib McLeod5     
EH Killickb McLeod106     
FW Marlowc Trumper b Trumble34     
A Collinsnot out35     
J Vineb Trumble4     
F Parrisc Noble b Jones9     
FW Tatec Trumble b McLeod1     
+HR Buttc Kelly b Trumble5     
CHG Blandc Laver b Trumble0     
Extras(10 lb)10
Total(all out, 158.2 overs)414
Fall of wickets:
1-96, 2-104, 3-313, 4-330, 5-368, 6-380, 7-390, 8-391, 9-414, 10-414 (158.2 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jones44   91471--
Noble21   9310--
McLeod48   20915--
Laver5   0260--
Worrall4   1150--
Gregory4   1190--

Australians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
J Worrallc Brann b Killick128     
H Trumbleb Bland26     
VT Trumpernot out300 38036- 
SE Gregoryst Butt b Killick73     
C Hillc Butt b Brann28     
*J Darlingnot out56     
MA Nobledid not bat      
FJ Laverdid not bat      
+JJ Kellydid not bat      
CE McLeoddid not bat      
E Jonesdid not bat      
Extras(9 b, 4 nb)13
Total(4 wickets, declared, 183 overs)624
Fall of wickets:
1-62, 2-240, 3-457, 4-518
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Tate35   61130--
Bland38   41701--
Parris23   6690--
Ranjitsinhji8   1290--
Killick28   6802--
Brann29   5701--
Vine14   3520--
Collins8   2280--

Sussex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Brannb Jones0     
CB Fryc and b Jones10     
*KS Ranjitsinhjic Darling b Jones15     
EH Killickb Hill57     
A Collinsnot out31     
FW Marlownot out20     
J Vinedid not bat      
F Parrisdid not bat      
FW Tatedid not bat      
+HR Buttdid not bat      
CHG Blanddid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 4 lb)10
Total(4 wickets, 53 overs)143
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-18, 3-41, 4-106
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jones17   4303--
Noble3   1110--
Trumble18   7530--
McLeod6   370--
Laver1   100--
Hill5   0161--
Kelly3   0160--

--> CB Fry (1) passed his previous highest score of 179 in First-Class matches
--> FW Marlow (1) passed 6500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 28
--> J Worrall (1) passed his previous highest score of 109 in First-Class matches
--> VT Trumper (1) passed his previous highest score of 292 in First-Class matches
--> VT Trumper (1) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches for the season when he reached 12
--> CE McLeod reached 150 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Sussex first innings

Trumper batted for 380 minutes and hit 36 fours in beating the previous highest score by an Australian in England.