Merion v Gentlemen of Ireland
Gentlemen of Ireland in North America 1879
VenueCricket Road Ground, Ardmore on 30th September, 1st October 1879 (2-day match)
Balls per over4
PlayersMerion: 15; Gentlemen of Ireland: 12
TossToss not known
ResultGentlemen of Ireland won by 97 runs
Umpires[unknown], A Rylott
Close of play day 1

Gentlemen of Ireland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RA Millerb Lowry15      
N Honec Ashbridge b Law8      
GB Honelbw b Fox0      
W Hone junc Lowry b Fox4      
DN Trotterc AL Baily b Fox57      
GD Caseyb Law3      
GS Colthurstc Morris b Law3      
+HW Broughamb Law8      
JH Nunnlbw b Law3      
W Hone senb Law1      
HGP Hamiltonb Law27      
ARF Exhamnot out3      
Extras(4 b, 1 lb)5
Total(all out, 66 overs)138
Fall of wickets:
1-16, 2-17, 3-26, 4-40, 5-45, 6-52, 7-63, 8-77, 9-83, 10-130, 11-138 (66 ov)
Merion bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Law32   ?407--
Fox16   ?393--
Lowry13   ?331--
Sayres3   ?140--
JB Thayer2   ?70--

Merion first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FL Bailyb Hamilton5      
AL Bailyb Hamilton8      
+CE Hainesb Exham8      
WP Hustonb Hamilton1      
*G Ashbridgeb Hamilton11      
HS Sayresrun out0      
S Lawst Brougham b Hamilton6      
WL Stroudc Trotter b Exham7      
JB Thayerrun out16      
C Morrisc Colthurst b Exham0      
JM Foxrun out1      
JW Hoffmanb Nunn8      
GS Phillernot out2      
WC Lowryb Nunn0      
G Thayerc Nunn b Exham0      
Extras(7 b, 1 lb)8
Total(all out, 68.3 overs)81
Fall of wickets:
1-13, 2-16, 3-20, 4-36, 5-40, 6-41, 7-53, 8-55, 9-61, 10-65, 11-71, 12-80, 13-80, 14-81 (68.3 ov)
Gentlemen of Ireland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hamilton30   ?335--
Nunn4   402--

Gentlemen of Ireland second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RA Millerb Law26      
N Honeb Fox2      
GB Honelbw b JB Thayer13      
W Hone junc Sayres b Law13      
DN Trotterc sub b Law48      
GD Caseyc Ashbridge b Law5      
GS Colthurstc JB Thayer b Law3      
+HW Broughamc Huston b Fox6      
JH Nunnb Fox13      
W Hone sennot out11      
HGP Hamiltonb Fox6      
ARF Exhamc sub b Law16      
Extras(4 b, 3 lb, 1 w)8
Total(all out, 79.2 overs)170
Fall of wickets:
1-27, 2-31, 3-40, 4-75, 5-102, 6-114, 7-120, 8-133, 9-138, 10-168, 11-170 (79.2 ov)
Merion bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lowry11   ?350--
Fox20   ?594--
JB Thayer15.1?221--

Merion second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FL Bailyb Hamilton6      
AL Bailyb Nunn4      
+CE Hainesst Brougham b Exham12      
WP Hustonc Exham b Brougham0      
*G Ashbridgec Brougham b Exham6      
HS Sayresb Brougham0      
S Lawc Miller b Exham45      
WL Stroudc Hamilton b Exham0      
JB Thayerb Nunn12      
C Morrisc Colthurst b Exham4      
JM Foxc W Hone jun b Brougham19      
JW Hoffmanb Exham0      
GS Phillerb Exham0      
WC Lowrynot out0      
G Thayerc N Hone b Casey6      
Extras(6 b, 10 lb)16
Total(all out, 77.1 overs)130
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-21, 3-22, 4-26, 5-33, 6-61, 7-104, 8-105, 9-106, 10-106, 11-111, 12-112, 13-130, 14-130 (77.1 ov)
Gentlemen of Ireland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Exham32   ?507--
Hamilton13   ?161--
Nunn9   ?142--
Miller12   ?190--
Colthurst1   ?50--
Brougham8   ?73--

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