South v North
Other First-Class matches in England 1855
VenueHigher Common Ground, Tunbridge Wells on 9th, 10th August 1855 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossToss not known
ResultSouth won by an innings and 39 runs
UmpiresF Lillywhite, F Pilch
Close of play day 1

South first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*FP Millerc Wells b Nixon12      
TM Adamsc Joy b Nixon3      
W Caffynb Grundy1      
J Lillywhitec Chatterton b Nixon19      
+T Lockyerc Joy b Nixon55      
HWL Nicholsonb Nixon5      
J Wisdennot out57      
FS Cliffordc Streatfeild b Grundy4      
W Mortlocklbw b Brampton9      
T Shermanc Grundy b Nixon8      
GG Brownc Grundy b Nixon10      
Extras(1 b, 5 lb, 1 nb)7
Total(all out, 90 overs)190
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-190 (90 ov)
North bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Grundy27   ?792--
Nixon41   ?607--
Brampton21   ?401--
Berry1   040--

North first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
C Bramptonb Sherman0      
G Coatesc Clifford b Lillywhite1      
J Berryc Sherman b Lillywhite11      
H Sampsonc and b Sherman9      
J Joyb Lillywhite17      
*J Grundyb Sherman6      
FW Bellrun out1      
G Chattertonc Caffyn b Sherman12      
G Wellsc Adams b Lillywhite7      
RJ Streatfeildb Sherman8      
T Nixonnot out2      
Extras(1 b, 2 lb)3
Total(all out, 58 overs)77
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-77 (58 ov)
South bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sherman29   ?375--
Lillywhite29   ?374--

North second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
C Bramptonc Caffyn b Lillywhite0      
G Coatesc Wisden b Sherman8      
J Berryc and b Sherman5      
H Sampsonc Mortlock b Sherman2      
J Joyb Lillywhite8      
*J Grundyc Lockyer b Lillywhite2      
FW Bellc and b Lillywhite13      
G Chattertonb Lillywhite16      
G Wellsnot out7      
RJ Streatfeildb Lillywhite3      
T Nixonc Adams b Lillywhite3      
Extras(1 b, 6 lb)7
Total(all out, 52 overs)74
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-74 (52 ov)
South bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sherman26   ?343--
Lillywhite26   ?337--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> G Coates made his last appearance in first-class matches





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