Surrey Colts v Middlesex Colts
Other matches in England 1879
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 5th, 6th May 1879 (2-day match)
Balls per over4
Players13 per side
TossToss not known
ResultMiddlesex Colts won by 4 wickets
UmpiresE Blamires, RA Thoms
Close of play day 1

Surrey Colts first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Pearceb J Walker3      
T Lynnb J Walker5      
J Carneyb J Walker6      
H Wiltshirerun out1      
FH Readb J Walker4      
R Comberc Henery b Vassila25      
A Ilesb Cole3      
W Brownc Spilling b Cole3      
JW Middletonb Cole0      
EW Hookerb Cole11      
H Brookerb J Walker2      
W Davisc Gow b Henery17      
*H Juppnot out2      
Extras(3 b)3
Total(all out, 78.3 overs)85
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?, 11-?, 12-85 (78.3 ov)
Middlesex Colts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
J Walker25.3?195--
Barber10   ?80--
Burton11   ?150--
Cole12   ?184--
Vassila6   ?61--
Spilling5   ?90--
Devey5   ?40--
Henery4   ?31--

Middlesex Colts first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HSG Deveyc Hooker b Carney4      
BJ Wilsonb Iles7      
G Burtonlbw b Carney0      
PJT Heneryrun out20      
HB Gripperb Carney10      
WHA Gowb Carney0      
A Colec Iles b Carney45      
W Spillingb Lynn6      
R Barberb Hooker1      
J Walkerb Lynn0      
GC Vassilab Lynn4      
A Walkernot out8      
*PM Thorntonc Lynn b Carney0      
Extras(3 b)3
Total(all out, 84 overs)108
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?, 11-?, 12-108 (84 ov)
Surrey Colts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Iles14   ?181--
Carney21   ?216--
Brown5   ?150--
Read7   ?80--
Pearce5   ?70--
Lynn11   ?113--
Hooker4   ?91--
Brooker7   ?120--
Middleton5   ?20--
Davis5   ?20--

Surrey Colts second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Pearcec Wilson b J Walker8      
T Lynnb J Walker0      
J Carneynot out9      
H Wiltshirec Vassila b J Walker0      
FH Readc Gripper b J Walker32      
R Comberc and b J Walker36      
A Ilesc Barber b Vassila11      
JW Middletonb Barber0      
EW Hookerlbw b Barber12      
H Brookerc Vassila b Barber9      
W Davisc and b Barber5      
*H Juppc Barber b J Walker0      
W Brownabsent
Extras(3 b, 2 lb, 1 w)6
Total(all out, 103 overs)128
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?, 11-128 (103 ov)
Middlesex Colts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
J Walker23   ?2561-
Cole5   ?20--
Burton28   ?240--
Barber28   ?284--
Henery13   ?110--
Vassila6   ?131--

Middlesex Colts second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HSG Deveyb Read24      
BJ Wilsonc Iles b Read18      
G Burtonb Read6      
PJT Heneryb Carney14      
HB Gripperc Brooker b Hooker6      
WHA Gowlbw b Hooker3      
A Colenot out15      
W Spillingc Carney b Hooker0      
R Barberc Comber b Brooker17      
J Walkernot out0      
GC Vassiladid not bat      
A Walkerdid not bat      
*PM Thorntondid not bat      
Extras(4 lb, 2 w)6
Total(8 wickets, 78.1 overs)109
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?
Surrey Colts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lynn12   ?220--
Brooker9   ?131--
Iles4   ?120--
Wiltshire4   ?40--
Carney13   ?191--
Read19   ?193--
Hooker9   ?113--

--> Bowling in the Surrey Colts second innings adds 19 runs under
--> Bowling in the Middlesex Colts second innings adds 19 runs over

Our thanks to Arthur Haygarth for collecting the information and to Roger Heavens for providing this scorecard which was first published in Arthur Haygarth's Cricket Scores and Biographies Volume 16. Copies of the book can be obtained from . Additions or corrections to this scorecard would be gratefully received.
Source notes that this season amateurs as well as professionals will be found playing for the colts.





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