Oxford University v Cambridge University
University Match 1891
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 29th, 30th June 1891 (3-day match)
Balls per over5
TossCambridge University won the toss and decided to bat
ResultCambridge University won by 2 wickets
UmpiresJ Phillips, WAJ West
Close of play day 1Oxford University (1) 88/7 (Boger 4*, Bassett 9*)

Cambridge University first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RN Douglasb Bassett4      
WI Rowellb Bassett3      
GJV Weigallc Palairet b Smith11      
CP Foleyb Smith12      
AJL Hillc Brain b Smith62      
FS Jacksonb Bassett10      
*+G MacGregorb Berkeley29      
EC Streatfeildb Berkeley36      
CM Wellsst Brain b Bassett11      
SMJ Woodsb Smith0      
DLA Jephsonnot out10      
Extras(13 b, 7 lb, 2 nb)22
Total(all out, 92 overs)210
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-7, 3-30, 4-38, 5-61, 6-130, 7-149, 8-178, 9-179, 10-210 (92 ov)
Oxford University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bassett37   13714--
Smith30   4814--
Berkeley16   3232--
Wilson9   2130--

Oxford University first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WD Llewelynb Hill38      
HD Watsonc Streatfeild b Woods7      
*MR Jardineb Woods0      
LCH Palairetc MacGregor b Jackson2      
TB Casec Rowell b Woods5      
GL Wilsonc and b Woods0      
E Smithb Woods16      
AJ Bogerrun out4      
H Bassettb Woods15      
+WH Brainc and b Woods6      
GFH Berkeleynot out7      
Extras(5 b, 3 lb)8
Total(all out, 70.3 overs)108
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-21, 3-24, 4-49, 5-49, 6-69, 7-77, 8-95, 9-96, 10-108 (70.3 ov)
Cambridge University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jackson21   9241--
Hill14   6161--

Oxford University second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
WD Llewelync Douglas b Woods24      
HD Watsonc Weigall b Woods17      
*MR Jardinec Hill b Streatfeild15      
LCH Palairetc Streatfeild b Woods11      
TB Caserun out2      
GL Wilsonb Streatfeild53      
E Smithc Jephson b Woods32      
AJ Bogerc Jackson b Wells5      
H Bassettc Streatfeild b Jackson0      
+WH Brainc Jephson b Wells7      
GFH Berkeleynot out8      
Extras(4 b, 8 lb, 2 nb, 3 w)17
Total(all out, 83.2 overs)191
Fall of wickets:
1-31, 2-61, 3-61, 4-74, 5-81, 6-128, 7-135, 8-136, 9-159, 10-191 (83.2 ov)
Cambridge University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Woods32   6724--
Jackson22   9461--
Hill4   0120--
Wells10   4182--

Cambridge University second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RN Douglasb Berkeley15      
WI Rowellb Smith1      
GJV Weigallb Bassett2      
CP Foleyc Boger b Berkeley41      
AJL Hillc Berkeley b Bassett4      
FS Jacksonb Berkeley2      
*+G MacGregorb Berkeley8      
EC Streatfeildb Berkeley8      
CM Wellsnot out0      
SMJ Woodsnot out4      
DLA Jephsondid not bat      
Extras(8 b)8
Total(8 wickets, 43.3 overs)93
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-12, 3-47, 4-60, 5-67, 6-78, 7-88, 8-89
Oxford University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bassett22   4442--
Smith9   4211--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> Oxford University full substitute: TB Case for FJN Thesiger (Case allowed to replace Thesiger who was injured in the field on the first morning)
--> LCH Palairet (2) passed 500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 5
--> H Bassett made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> WI Rowell made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> GFH Berkeley reached 50 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Cambridge University first innings





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