Fast Bowlers v Slow Bowlers
Other First-Class matches in England 1841
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 5th, 6th July 1841 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossToss not known
ResultFast Bowlers won by 38 runs
Close of play day 1Fast Bowlers (2) 35/0 (Thackeray 23*, [unknown] ?*)

Fast Bowlers first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Wardb Lillywhite12      
RM Andersonb Lillywhite0      
FP Fennerb Bayley2      
F Pilchc Taylor b Cobbett22      
A Mynnc Wenman b Cobbett19      
FGB Ponsonbyc Nethercote b Cobbett1      
+T Boxb Bayley7      
S Redgateb Bayley7      
RW Keatenot out8      
F Thackerayb Bayley0      
A Savilerun out0      
Extras(1 b)1
Total(all out)79
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-18, 4-49, 5-?, 6-64, 7-?, 8-74, 9-?, 10-79
Slow Bowlers bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

Slow Bowlers first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TA Anson hit wkt b Fenner22      
R Kynastonb Redgate0      
J Guyc and b Mynn18      
+EG Wenmanc Box b Redgate27      
CG Taylorrun out0      
J Cobbettb Redgate3      
FW Lillywhitenot out8      
J Bayleyst Box b Mynn0      
GAF Liddellb Mynn0      
HO Nethercoterun out4      
GAFC Bentinckb Redgate0      
Extras(2 b, 1 nb)3
Total(all out)85
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-29, 3-67, 4-69, 5-?, 6-73, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-85
Fast Bowlers bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

Fast Bowlers second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RM Andersonrun out17      
F Thackerayb Cobbett26      
FP Fennerb Lillywhite30      
F Pilchc Taylor b Lillywhite10      
A Mynnc Bayley b Lillywhite0      
RW Keateb Lillywhite1      
S Redgatec Kynaston b Cobbett3      
+T Boxc Nethercote b Cobbett3      
W Wardnot out9      
FGB Ponsonbyst Wenman b Lillywhite0      
A Savileb Cobbett0      
Extras(2 b, 1 w)3
Total(all out)102
Fall of wickets:
1-40, 2-44, 3-68, 4-?, 5-75, 6-80, 7-?, 8-101, 9-101, 10-102
Slow Bowlers bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

Slow Bowlers second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TA Ansonb Mynn12      
HO Nethercoteb Mynn0      
J Guyc Mynn b Redgate3      
+EG Wenmannot out22      
CG Taylorc Anderson b Mynn0      
J Cobbettb Redgate2      
FW Lillywhiteb Mynn11      
R Kynastonb Mynn1      
GAF Liddellb Mynn0      
GAFC Bentinckb Redgate0      
J Bayleyb Redgate3      
Extras(3 b, 1 w)4
Total(all out)58
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-58
Fast Bowlers bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> A Mynn (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 5
--> RM Anderson (2) passed his previous highest score of 14 in first-class matches
--> S Redgate reached 300 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Slow Bowlers second innings

Bell's Life describes the match as ‘Eight Gentlemen and Players with Three Fast Bowlers v Eight Gentlemen and Players with Three Slow Bowlers'. This match was substituted for Marylebone Cricket Club v Nottinghamshire because the Nottingham gentlemen were engaged in the election





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