London County v Cambridge University
University Match 1901
VenueCrystal Palace Park, Crystal Palace on 17th, 18th, 19th June 1901 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossCambridge University won the toss and decided to bat
ResultLondon County won by an innings and 73 runs
UmpiresW Hearn, J Phillips
Close of play day 1Cambridge University (1) 320/9 (Dowson 56*, Howard-Smith 5*)
Close of play day 2London County (1) 486/6 (Smith 124*, Colegrave 5*)

Cambridge University first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HK Longmanc Smith b Braund8      
LV Harperc Murdoch b Braund45      
PR Johnsonc Colegrave b Quaife18      
+WP Robertsonc and b Quaife78      
J Gilmanst Lilley b Quaife9      
RNR Blakerc Quaife b Braund36      
EM Dowsonnot out77      
AE Hindst Lilley b Quaife6      
AHC Fargusb Quaife31      
LT Driffieldb Grace7      
G Howard-Smithb Hampson11      
Extras(9 b, 8 lb, 3 nb, 1 w)21
Total(all out, 118.4 overs)347
Fall of wickets:
1-38, 2-77, 3-?, 4-101, 5-178, 6-229, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-347 (118.4 ov)
London County bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Grace28   8561--
Braund49   41713-3
Quaife37   8795--
Ranjitsinhji4   01901-

London County first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WG Gracec Blaker b Fargus72      
WG Quaifeb Johnson108      
KS Ranjitsinhjic Blaker b Fargus22      
LC Braundc Hind b Fargus16      
WL Murdochc Blaker b Johnson0      
+AFA Lilleyb Johnson97      
W Smithb Johnson143      
HM Colegravenot out36      
PG Galeb Dowson15      
JF Hampsonc Harper b Dowson17      
WFL Frithdid not bat      
Extras(29 b, 12 lb, 9 nb, 2 w)52
Total(9 wickets, declared, 139 overs)578
Fall of wickets:
1-163, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-236, 6-477, 7-531, 8-?, 9-578 (139 ov)
Cambridge University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Dowson28   7952--
Fargus30   11123--
Howard-Smith12   2480--
Driffield18   3920--
Johnson25   3994--
Hind21   6500--
Longman5   0300--

Cambridge University second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HK Longmanb Ranjitsinhji39      
LV Harperb Hampson9      
PR Johnsonc Hampson b Braund48      
+WP Robertsonc Grace b Ranjitsinhji4      
J Gilmanst Lilley b Braund12      
RNR Blakerc Smith b Ranjitsinhji14      
EM Dowsonc Gale b Braund4      
AE Hindnot out5      
AHC Fargusc and b Ranjitsinhji0      
LT Driffieldb Ranjitsinhji4      
G Howard-Smithc and b Ranjitsinhji13      
Extras(6 b)6
Total(all out, 52.3 overs)158
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-76, 3-80, 4-118, 5-?, 6-136, 7-136, 8-136, 9-140, 10-158 (52.3 ov)
London County bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Braund26   7653--
Hampson7   1181--
Quaife6   2160--

--> W Smith (1) passed his previous highest score of 61 in first-class matches
--> W Smith (1) made his first century in first-class matches
--> HM Colegrave made his debut in first-class matches
--> JF Hampson made his debut in first-class matches
--> WFL Frith made his debut in first-class matches
--> J Gilman made his debut for Cambridge University in first-class matches
--> PR Johnson achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the London County first innings (previous best was 2-21)
--> KS Ranjitsinhji achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Cambridge University second innings (previous best was 6-109)

Quaife scored 1 five and 16 fours in his 108 (made out of 231) which lasted 170 minutes. Smith's innings of 143 took 160 minutes and included 24 fours





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