Fast Bowlers v Slow Bowlers
Other First-Class matches in England 1842
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 18th, 19th July 1842 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossFast Bowlers won the toss and decided to bat
ResultFast Bowlers won by 47 runs
Close of play day 1Fast Bowlers (2) 38/2 (Felix ?*)

Fast Bowlers first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Dorrintonb Nixon2      
JRLE Bayleyb Lillywhite12      
N Felixc Sewell b Hillyer23      
J Guyc Hillyer b Lillywhite0      
T Boxc Nixon b Hillyer35      
A Mynnc Wenman b Hillyer3      
G Butlerc Lillywhite b Nixon15      
J Deanc Kynaston b Nixon0      
F Thackerayb Hillyer2      
RW Keateb Hillyer15      
S Redgatenot out4      
Extras(4 b)4
Total(all out, 75.2 overs)115
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-37, 3-37, 4-37, 5-41, 6-76, 7-76, 8-80, 9-108, 10-115 (75.2 ov)
Slow Bowlers bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lillywhite38   ??2--
Nixon10   ??3--

Slow Bowlers first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WR Hillyerc Felix b Mynn1      
CJ Hammondb Mynn2      
EH Grimstonnot out41      
+EG Wenmanb Redgate9      
F Pilchb Dean5      
T Sewellb Mynn3      
R Kynastonb Mynn4      
TA Ansonc Felix b Dean3      
T Nixonc Guy b Mynn0      
FW Lillywhiteb Mynn0      
G Leerun out4      
Extras(16 b, 1 w)17
Total(all out, 42.3 overs)89
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-10, 3-40, 4-52, 5-54, 6-61, 7-74, 8-75, 9-75, 10-89 (42.3 ov)
Fast Bowlers bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Redgate12   ??1--
Dean9   ??2--

Fast Bowlers second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
S Redgatec and b Hillyer5      
G Butlerb Lillywhite14      
N Felixc Lillywhite b Hillyer20      
A Mynnc and b Lillywhite5      
J Guyb Lillywhite15      
W Dorrintonc Hammond b Hillyer11      
T Boxb Lillywhite1      
JRLE Bayleyc Wenman b Hillyer1      
RW Keateb Lillywhite0      
J Deanc Nixon b Lillywhite0      
F Thackeraynot out3      
Extras(3 b, 1 w)4
Total(all out, 68.1 overs)79
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-38, 3-46, 4-50, 5-69, 6-75, 7-76, 8-76, 9-76, 10-79 (68.1 ov)
Slow Bowlers bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hillyer34   ??4--

Slow Bowlers second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TA Ansonc Thackeray b Mynn1      
WR Hillyerc Mynn b Dean3      
EH Grimstonb Mynn2      
CJ Hammondb Mynn1      
+EG Wenmanb Mynn9      
F Pilchrun out13      
T Sewellb Mynn21      
R Kynastonc Felix b Redgate0      
T Nixonb Redgate0      
FW Lillywhitenot out2      
G Leec sub (TA Anson) b Mynn0      
Extras(3 b, 1 nb, 2 w)6
Total(all out, 38.3 overs)58
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-8, 3-10, 4-20, 5-?, 6-50, 7-52, 8-?, 9-?, 10-58 (38.3 ov)
Fast Bowlers bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Redgate4   ??2--
Dean15   ??1--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> G Lee made his debut in first-class matches
--> T Nixon achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Fast Bowlers first innings (previous best was 2-16)
--> A Mynn reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 5th wicket in the Slow Bowlers first innings

T.A.Anson fielded as substitute for Keate. This match was described in Bell's Life as ‘Eight Gentlemen and Players with Three Fast Bowlers v Eight Gentlemen and Players with Three Slow Bowlers'





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