Edgbaston v United Eleven
United Eleven matches 1881
VenueAston Lower Grounds, Birmingham on 11th, 12th, 13th July 1881 (2-day match)
Balls per over4
PlayersEdgbaston: 18; United Eleven: 11
TossToss not known
ResultUnited Eleven won by 37 runs
Close of play day 1Edgbaston (1) 12/2
Close of play day 2United Eleven (2) 104 all out

United Eleven first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Shrewsburylbw b Veitch35     
WR Gilbertb Brookes0     
CJ Showersb Brookes12     
H Juppb Veitch62     
HRJ Charlwoodb Veitch6     
R Humphreyb Brookes1     
FE McDonnellb Brookes1     
A Shawc Brookes b Talboys34     
A Hillretired hurt2     
J Lillywhitec James b Talboys3     
EW Pooleynot out2     
Total(all out)165
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-165
Edgbaston bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

Edgbaston first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
H Jamesb Shaw6     
GH Cartlandb Shaw17     
J Hortonlbw b Lillywhite0  -- 
M Gemrun out4     
J Websterb Shaw12     
A Stokesb Shaw9     
Brookesc Shrewsbury b Lillywhite12     
CR Bowlingb Shaw6     
A Smithnot out34  4- 
A Drewryc Charlwood b Lillywhite1  -- 
TK Veitchc and b Gilbert7     
H Stokesrun out4     
JH Izonb Shaw0  -- 
T Barberb Gilbert1  -- 
J Wardc Lillywhite b Gilbert0  -- 
EM Tarboltonb Lillywhite7     
S Talboysst Pooley b Lillywhite5     
H Hingeleyst Pooley b Lillywhite0  -- 
Total(all out)127
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?, 11-?, 12-?, 13-?, 14-?, 15-?, 16-?, 17-127
United Eleven bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

United Eleven second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Shrewsburyc Horton b Brookes48     
WR Gilbertc Webster b Veitch6     
CJ Showersrun out37     
H Juppb Veitch4     
HRJ Charlwoodb Talboys2     
R Humphreyc Cartland b Talboys1     
FE McDonnellc Veitch b Brookes0     
A Shawc Smith b Brookes3     
J Lillywhiteb Talboys1     
EW Pooleynot out0     
A Hillabsent hurt
Total(all out)104
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-104
Edgbaston bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

Edgbaston second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
H Jamesb Shaw0     
GH Cartlandb Shaw12     
J Hortonst Pooley b Gilbert4     
M Gemb Lillywhite11     
J Websterb Shaw16     
A Stokesb Shaw1     
Brookesc Jupp b Gilbert11     
CR Bowlingc and b Gilbert1     
A Smithc McDonnell b Shaw14     
A Drewryb Shaw6     
TK Veitchb Shaw0     
H Stokesnot out16     
JH Izon hit wkt b Gilbert0     
T Barberc Gilbert b Shaw0     
J Wardb Shaw0     
EM Tarboltonb Shaw0     
S Talboysc and b Gilbert1     
H Hingeleyb Gilbert0     
Total(all out)105
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?, 11-?, 12-?, 13-?, 14-?, 15-?, 16-?, 17-105
United Eleven bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

--> The match was scheduled for two days but extended to three.
--> Bowling in the Edgbaston first innings adds 1 run over
--> Edgbaston second innings batting adds 2 runs under
--> Bowling in the Edgbaston second innings adds 35 runs under

A Hill broke his collar bone in the United Eleven first innings