Dulwich College v Blackheath Proprietary School
Other matches in England 1879
VenueDulwich College Ground, Dulwich on 14th June 1879 (1-day match)
Balls per over5
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresKelly, W Shepherd

Blackheath Proprietary School first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RP Sewellb du Pre0     
HS Fraserc Joyce b Dorman1     
WR Spencerb du Pre4     
MH Spencerb Dorman0     
PH Rogersb Dorman0     
H Painec Fitzgerald b Dorman0     
HE Cuffb du Pre0     
CF Burgessnot out0     
AS Isaacsb Dorman1     
H Parrc MH Morley b Dorman0     
SR Hartb Dorman3     
Extras(2 b, 1 lb, 3 w)6
Total(all out)15
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-15
Dulwich College bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
du Pre??93--

Dulwich College first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AW Dormanc Sewell b Isaacs7     
AR Sharprun out1     
AN Morleyb Isaacs0     
PS Chapmanb Rogers35     
JE Waterfieldc Cuff b Rogers60     
AMD du Prec Parr b Sewell3     
FJ Fitzgeraldc WR Spencer b Rogers22     
MH Morleyb Sewell0     
ER Cookeb Rogers17     
WJ Holmesnot out7     
WHJB Joyceb Rogers0     
Extras(5 w)5
Total(all out)157
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-157
Blackheath Proprietary School bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

Blackheath Proprietary School second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WR Spencerrun out0     
PH Rogersnot out19     
CF Burgessc Holmes b Fitzgerald1     
AS Isaacsb Fitzgerald0     
RP Sewelldid not bat      
HS Fraserdid not bat      
MH Spencerdid not bat      
H Painedid not bat      
HE Cuffdid not bat      
H Parrdid not bat      
SR Hartdid not bat      
Total(3 wickets)20
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-20
Dulwich College bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

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.
A.W. Dorman bowled seven overs (5 balls in an over) and four balls (or 39 balls) for no runs and got seven wickets bowling throughout the innings, which reached 15 only, nine off the bat. It is still a greater curiosity that in the same match at the same ground in 1878, W.G. Wyld did a similar feat, bowling throughout the innings, getting seven wickets and no runs scored off him! G. Mumford of the M.C.C. did the same a few years back and a few others.





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