Nottinghamshire v Kent
County Match 1879
VenueTrent Bridge, Nottingham on 25th, 26th August 1879 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossNottinghamshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultNottinghamshire won by an innings and 44 runs
UmpiresRP Carpenter, W Goodhew
Close of play day 1Kent (1) 48/4 (Foord-Kelcey 6*, MacKinnon 19*)

Nottinghamshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*W Oscroftrun out56     
A Shrewsburyb Foord-Kelcey15     
J Selbyb Bray21     
WH Scottonc Foord-Kelcey b GG Hearne77     
W Barnesb GG Hearne54     
W Flowersc F Hearne b Foord-Kelcey9     
GS Foljamberun out0     
+F Wyldc Absolom b Foord-Kelcey3     
BF Blackburnlbw b GG Hearne0     
A Shawc Bray b GG Hearne0     
F Morleynot out0     
Extras(15 b, 2 lb, 1 w)18
Total(all out, 147 overs)253
Fall of wickets:
1-25, 2-99, 3-101, 4-216, 5-242, 6-248, 7-252, 8-252, 9-252, 10-253 (147 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bray23   7541--
GG Hearne57   34534--
Foord-Kelcey39   12733--
Absolom13   6160--
Penn3   090--
O'Shaughnessy12   4300--

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*CA Absolomc Foljambe b Morley0     
FA MacKinnonrun out17     
GG Hearneb Shaw17     
F Pennst Wyld b Shaw2     
IFW Blighc Wyld b Flowers0     
W Foord-Kelceyb Morley42     
Lord Cliftonc Scotton b Morley11     
F Hearnec Shrewsbury b Shaw5     
E O'Shaughnessynot out2     
+E Hentyb Shaw3     
J Brayc and b Shaw0     
Extras(10 b)10
Total(all out, 106 overs)109
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-34, 3-36, 4-39, 5-48, 6-95, 7-102, 8-104, 9-109, 10-109 (106 ov)
Nottinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Shaw53   42225--
Morley39   18553--
Flowers14   6221--

Kent second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
*CA Absolomc Shrewsbury b Morley1     
FA MacKinnonc Foljambe b Morley7     
GG Hearnec and b Morley6     
F Pennc sub b Morley51     
IFW Blighc Blackburn b Morley5     
W Foord-Kelceyc Wyld b Morley5     
Lord Cliftonrun out14     
F Hearneb Morley1     
E O'Shaughnessyrun out0     
+E Hentynot out2     
J Brayc sub b Morley0     
Extras(6 b, 2 lb)8
Total(all out, 111 overs)100
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-12, 3-19, 4-37, 5-47, 6-88, 7-92, 8-98, 9-100, 10-100 (111 ov)
Nottinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Shaw35   25170--
Morley55   30528--
Barnes15   5210--
Scotton6   420--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> WH Scotton (1) passed 500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 61
--> GG Hearne reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 4th wicket in the Nottinghamshire first innings
--> A Shaw reached 1400 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Kent first innings




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