Gentlemen of Warwickshire v Gentlemen of Lincolnshire
Other matches in England 1872
VenuePrince's Cricket Ground, Chelsea on 6th June 1872 (1-day match)
Balls per over5
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresHutchinson, E Willsher

Gentlemen of Warwickshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
Lord Willoughby de Brokeb Carter2      
JM Mordauntc Alington b Carter21      
GE Willesrun out18      
SBH Chamberlayneb Carter2      
F Cowanc Toynbee b Nicholls43      
WC Alstonb Carter2      
EC Hartoppc Heneage b Carter5      
HSC Everardst Alington b Carter27      
GE Smytheb Nicholls0      
Lord AC Seymourb Nicholls1      
J Lantnot out1      
Extras(1 b, 4 lb, 5 w)10
Total(all out, 58.1 overs)132
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-132 (58.1 ov)
Gentlemen of Lincolnshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Carter29   ?566--
Dethier4   ?50--
Alington3   ?150--
Yerburgh2   ?1002-
Thorold4   ?703-

Gentlemen of Lincolnshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Thorolddid not bat      
ERW Lloyddid not bat      
C Boothdid not bat      
PRT Toynbeedid not bat      
JW Daledid not bat      
RE Yerburghdid not bat      
WB Carterdid not bat      
JP Dethierdid not bat      
GH Nichollsdid not bat      
S Heneagedid not bat      
+AM Alingtondid not bat      

Five balls per over which caused great consternation, Haygarth stating 'it is a cricket abomination' and much better to be 6 balls per over.
The weather greatly interfered with the game and it had to be called off.





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