Lancashire v Oxford University
University Match 1887
VenueAigburth, Liverpool on 20th, 21st, 22nd June 1887 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossOxford University won the toss and decided to bat
ResultLancashire won by 117 runs
UmpiresC Coward, GW Webb
Close of play day 1Lancashire (1) 56/3 (Briggs 30*, Robinson 5*)
Close of play day 2Lancashire (2) 271/8 (HB Steel 58*, Pilling 2*)

Oxford University first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EH Bucklandb Barlow22      
FH Gressonb Watson0      
W Rashleighc Jowett b Briggs30      
HW Forsterc Pilling b Watson2      
KJ Keyc Briggs b Barlow56      
*JH Brainc Watson b Briggs7      
EA Nepeanb Briggs8      
GW Rickettsc Hornby b Watson92      
+H Philipsonnot out27      
C Wreford-Brownlbw b Watson2      
HO Whitbyc Pilling b Barlow24      
Extras(3 b)3
Total(all out, 172.3 overs)273
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-38, 3-43, 4-70, 5-73, 6-100, 7-164, 8-226, 9-228, 10-273 (172.3 ov)
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watson79   47824--
Briggs37   15713--
Yates5   0230--
Hornby11   3210--

Lancashire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RG Barlowlbw b Forster8      
GE Jowettc sub b Forster12      
J Briggsst Philipson b Nepean68      
*HB Steelst Philipson b Forster0      
W Robinsonb Nepean54      
DQ Steelst Philipson b Nepean0      
F Wardc Forster b Nepean0      
G Yatesb Nepean6      
A Watsonnot out1      
+R Pillingst Philipson b Nepean0      
EC Hornbyb Whitby7      
Extras(7 b, 1 lb)8
Total(all out, 79.1 overs)164
Fall of wickets:
1-13, 2-28, 3-38, 4-139, 5-?, 6-?, 7-152, 8-153, 9-153, 10-164 (79.1 ov)
Oxford University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Forster25   11433--
Nepean13   7166--
Buckland8   1220--
Wreford-Brown6   1130--

Lancashire second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
RG Barlowb Whitby53      
GE Jowettc and b Ricketts58      
J Briggsb Forster63      
*HB Steelb Forster67      
W Robinsonc Key b Whitby4      
DQ Steelb Whitby0      
F Wardb Whitby3      
G Yatesc and b Nepean12      
A Watsonc Buckland b Ricketts9      
+R Pillingc and b Whitby3      
EC Hornbynot out1      
Extras(2 b, 9 lb)11
Total(all out, 137.1 overs)284
Fall of wickets:
1-87, 2-181, 3-185, 4-?, 5-?, 6-206, 7-231, 8-263, 9-278, 10-284 (137.1 ov)
Oxford University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Whitby34   11785--
Nepean23   7461--
Buckland21   10310--
Wreford-Brown4   160--
Ricketts10   3212--
Gresson6   0240--

Oxford University second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KJ Keyb Watson13      
W Rashleighb Watson8      
FH Gressonc and b Watson18      
HW Forsterb Watson0      
EH Bucklandc Watson b Briggs4      
EA Nepeanst Pilling b Briggs1      
GW Rickettsb Briggs4      
+H Philipsonnot out7      
C Wreford-Brownb Briggs0      
HO Whitbyc Yates b Briggs0      
*JH Brainb Briggs3      
Total(all out, 45.1 overs)58
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-21, 3-21, 4-32, 5-44, 6-44, 7-55, 8-55, 9-55, 10-58 (45.1 ov)
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watson23   13274--

--> GW Ricketts made his debut in first-class matches
--> H Philipson (1) passed his previous highest score of 15 in first-class matches
--> HO Whitby (1) passed his previous highest score of 21 in first-class matches
--> GE Jowett (2) equalled his previous highest score of 58 in first-class matches
--> J Briggs (2) passed 4500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 45
--> DQ Steel made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> EA Nepean achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Lancashire first innings (previous best was 4-78)
--> EA Nepean achieved his first five wickets in an innings in first-class matches in the Lancashire first innings





This page was created by the CricketArchive Oracles


We would like to thank all our contributors. Click here to see how to you can help.
Copyright © 2003-2015 CricketArchive