London and Metropolitan Clubs v A Shaw's XI
Other matches in England 1879
VenueWilliam IV Ground, Kensal Green on 2nd, 3rd May 1879 (2-day match)
Balls per over4
PlayersLondon and Metropolitan Clubs: 15; A Shaw's XI: 11
TossToss not known
ResultA Shaw's XI won by 65 runs
Close of play day 1

A Shaw's XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GG Hearneb Burton6      
J Batesb Burton3      
J Porknellb Jennings6      
*A Shawc Slatter b Jennings6      
A Overtonb Jennings0      
W Wilsonc Jennings b Burton0      
J Snowdenb Jennings0      
WH Taylornot out8      
C Lamont hit wkt b Burton2      
J Chittleb Burton2      
JH Oxenhamb Jennings0      
Extras(6 b, 1 lb, 2 w)9
Total(all out)42
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-42
London and Metropolitan Clubs bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

London and Metropolitan Clubs first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
F Wyldb Shaw0      
Warsopb Shaw2      
Harveyc Wilson b Hearne0      
Jenningsc Shaw b Hearne3      
T Plumbb Hearne5      
Nichollsc and b Hearne0      
Atkinb Shaw4      
Neadb Shaw0      
Burtonb Shaw0      
S Slatterb Shaw0      
Wadenot out0      
Quartermainb Shaw0      
T Blinkoabsent
Total(all out)14
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?, 11-14
A Shaw's XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

A Shaw's XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GG Hearnenot out11      
J Batesb Harvey13      
J Porknellb Burton1      
*A Shawb Burton6      
A Overtonb Burton5      
W Wilsonc sub b Burton3      
J Snowdenb Burton0      
WH Taylorb Jennings10      
C Lamontc sub b Burton13      
J Chittleb Jennings0      
JH Oxenhamb Burton3      
Extras(4 b)4
Total(all out)69
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-69
London and Metropolitan Clubs bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

London and Metropolitan Clubs second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
F Wyldb Shaw16      
Warsopc sub b Shaw1      
Harveyb Wilson0      
Jenningsb Wilson0      
T Plumbb Shaw1      
Nichollsb Wilson1      
Atkinc sub b Shaw0      
Neadb Shaw2      
Burtonb Shaw2      
S Slatterrun out0      
Wadeb Wilson0      
Quartermainnot out0      
T Blinkoc sub b Shaw0      
Extras(7 b, 2 lb)9
Total(all out)32
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?, 11-?, 12-?
A Shaw's XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

--> Bowling in the London and Metropolitan Clubs first innings adds 4 runs under

Our thanks to Arthur Haygarth for collecting the information and to Roger Heavens for providing this scorecard which was first published in Arthur Haygarth's Cricket Scores and Biographies Volume 16. Copies of the book can be obtained from . Additions or corrections to this scorecard would be gratefully received.
The proceeds of this match were devoted to the benefit of the funds of the Kilburn Cricket Club. This match owing to the weather was postponed from April 25 and 26.
Weather and interest bad.





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