Marylebone Cricket Club v Colts of England
Other matches in England 1879
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 12th, 13th May 1879 (2-day match)
Balls per over4
PlayersMarylebone Cricket Club: 11; Colts of England: 23
TossToss not known
ResultColts of England won by 7 wickets
UmpiresH Nixon, M Sherwin
Close of play day 1Marylebone Cricket Club (2) 36/4 (Stratford 15*)

Marylebone Cricket Club first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JS Russelb Taylor3      
AS Barnesc Howe b Taylor0      
GF Vernonc Daft b Woof10      
HE Rhodesc Smith b Taylor4      
AH Stratfordc Wyld b Taylor0      
W Barnesnot out12      
W Flowersb Wright10      
J Robertsonc Woof b Champion1      
A Shawc Wright b Champion4      
+T Mycroftc Woof b Champion5      
F Morleyc Wood b Champion0      
Total(all out, 66.2 overs)49
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-49 (66.2 ov)
Colts of England bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Woof13   1071--
Taylor14   5144--
Wright12   4161--
Harwood7   540--

Colts of England first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
E O'Shaughnessyc Mycroft b Morley0      
AM Woodc Vernon b Shaw2      
F Daftrun out5      
W Howe hit wkt b Shaw5      
JW Barlowb Morley6      
JH Hoggb Shaw2      
A Championc W Barnes b Shaw0      
W Wrightc AS Barnes b Morley15      
H Pocockb Morley0      
F Ellisc AS Barnes b Morley15      
AP Smithb Morley2      
JC Hindrun out4      
H Tyersb Morley0      
AJ Boardmanb Shaw10      
H Mosleyc Rhodes b Morley0      
JS Barracloughb Shaw3      
WA Woofst Mycroft b Shaw0      
R Perfectc and b Shaw0      
S Taylorb Shaw1      
B Harwoodst Mycroft b Shaw2      
J Normingtonb Morley0      
A Colenot out0      
*F Wyldc AS Barnes b Morley0      
Extras(2 b, 2 lb)4
Total(all out, 103.2 overs)76
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?, 11-?, 12-?, 13-?, 14-?, 15-?, 16-?, 17-?, 18-?, 19-?, 20-?, 21-?, 22-76 (103.2 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Shaw52   284410--

Marylebone Cricket Club second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JS Russelrun out0      
AS Barnesrun out3      
GF Vernonc Pocock b O'Shaughnessy16      
HE Rhodesc Smith b O'Shaughnessy1      
AH Stratfordc Cole b Wright24      
W Barnesb O'Shaughnessy1      
W Flowersc Cole b Pocock17      
J Robertsonb Harwood9      
A Shawnot out18      
+T Mycroftc Wyld b Wright6      
F Morleyb Mosley6      
Extras(1 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)4
Total(all out, 114 overs)105
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-105 (114 ov)
Colts of England bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
O'Shaughnessy12   6233--
Tyers10   640--
Perfect9   770--
Mosley4   131--
Wright29   13172--
Champion2   120--
Pocock10   691--
Barraclough8   3110--
Woof11   660-1
Boardman4   0110--
Harwood15   881--

Colts of England second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
E O'Shaughnessylbw b Stratford18      
AM Woodb Shaw0      
F Daftc Morley b Robertson8      
W Howenot out9      
JW Barlowb Shaw6      
JH Hoggb Stratford2      
A Championb Shaw2      
W Wrightb Shaw5      
H Pocockb Morley0      
F Ellisc Vernon b Morley1      
AP Smithc and b Morley1      
JC Hindb Shaw2      
H Tyersst Mycroft b Stratford7      
AJ Boardmanc Mycroft b Shaw4      
JS Barracloughrun out1      
S Taylorb Shaw0      
A Colenot out9      
H Mosleydid not bat      
WA Woofdid not bat      
R Perfectdid not bat      
B Harwooddid not bat      
J Normingtondid not bat      
*F Wylddid not bat      
Extras(3 b, 1 lb)4
Total(15 wickets, 85.2 overs)79
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?, 11-?, 12-?, 13-?, 14-?, 15-?
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Shaw36   22297--
Robertson10   5141--
Stratford7   613--

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 the England Colts came from the following counties: Derbyshire (Barlow), Gloucestershire (Woof), Kent (O'Shaughnessy, Pocock), Lancashire (Harwood, Howe), Leicestershire (Daft, Taylor), Middlesex (Cole), Nottinghamshire (Hind, Hogg, Smith, Tyers, Wood, Wright), Surrey (Boardman, Perfect) and Yorkshire (Barraclough, Champion, Ellis, Mosley, Normington).





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