Marylebone Cricket Club v Australians
Australia in England 1884
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 22nd, 23rd May 1884 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossMarylebone Cricket Club won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMarylebone Cricket Club won by an innings and 115 runs
UmpiresFH Farrands, W Price
Close of play day 1Marylebone Cricket Club (1) 465/9 (Barnes 95*, Sherwin 5*)

Marylebone Cricket Club first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WG Gracelbw b Palmer101      
*ID Walkerc Spofforth b Cooper22      
JG Walkerc Blackham b Giffen9      
CT Studdc Murdoch b Spofforth2      
AG Steelst Blackham b Midwinter134      
W Barnesnot out105      
TC O'Brienc Midwinter b Spofforth72      
W Flowersb Spofforth0      
H Rotherhamc Palmer b Spofforth1      
WA Woofb Giffen0      
+M Sherwinb Giffen11      
Extras(18 b, 6 lb)24
Total(all out, 212.2 overs)481
Fall of wickets:
1-48, 2-72, 3-75, 4-199, 5-313, 6-435, 7-444, 8-452, 9-455, 10-481 (212.2 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Palmer39   8791--
Cooper39   5971--
Spofforth57   20984--
Scott8   1200--
Midwinter19   6321--
Bonnor13   2360--
Bannerman5   1170--

Australians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AC Bannermanb Studd32      
PS McDonnellst Sherwin b Studd64      
*WL Murdochc Sherwin b Studd25      
G Giffenc O'Brien b Studd3      
+JM Blackhamc Studd b Grace21      
GJ Bonnorc Barnes b Studd9      
HJH Scottc and b Grace7      
GE Palmerb Grace5      
FR Spofforthc Sherwin b Studd15      
WH Coopernot out2      
WE Midwinterabsent hurt
Extras(1 b)1
Total(all out, 76 overs)184
Fall of wickets:
1-87, 2-102, 3-110, 4-144, 5-154, 6-154, 7-162, 8-168, 9-184 (76 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rotherham6   2230--
Woof13   3290--
Steel11   5170--
Studd32   8966--
Grace14   7183--

Australians second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
AC Bannermanb Grace22      
PS McDonnellc Studd b Grace6      
*WL Murdochnot out58      
G Giffenc O'Brien b Flowers26      
+JM Blackhamc and b Grace10      
GJ Bonnorst Sherwin b Grace1      
HJH Scottst Sherwin b Steel17      
GE Palmerb Steel0      
FR Spofforthb Barnes37      
WH Cooperlbw b Studd3      
WE Midwinterabsent hurt
Extras(2 b)2
Total(all out, 97 overs)182
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-9, 3-42, 4-75, 5-85, 6-109, 7-109, 8-167, 9-182 (97 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rotherham9   5180--
Steel9   2282--
Studd22   9331--
Grace32   15614--
Flowers18   8301--
Barnes7   3101--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> JM Blackham (1) passed 2000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 11
--> FR Spofforth (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 13
--> WH Cooper made his debut in England in first-class matches
--> CT Studd reached 400 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Australians second innings





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