Marylebone Cricket Club v Lancashire
Other First-Class matches in England 1881
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 19th, 20th May 1881 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossMarylebone Cricket Club won the toss and decided to bat
ResultLancashire won by 2 wickets
UmpiresRO Clayton, W Hearn
Close of play day 1Marylebone Cricket Club (2) 74/3 (AP Lucas 19*)

Marylebone Cricket Club first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AP Lucasc Pilling b Barlow7     
W Barnesc Briggs b Barlow3     
F Pennb Barlow25     
C Boothc Pilling b Nash18     
WH Scottonb Nash0     
GF Vernonb Nash0     
+F Wyldc and b Barlow1     
MP Lucasc Schultz b Barlow11     
FS Headc and b Nash5     
A Shawb Barlow6     
F Morleynot out6     
Extras(1 b, 1 lb)2
Total(all out, 75 overs)84
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-10, 3-45, 4-53, 5-53, 6-53, 7-54, 8-66, 9-72, 10-84 (75 ov)
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Barlow37   22406--
Nash15   7174--
Watson23   12250--

Lancashire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EL Chadwickc Scotton b Morley1     
E Leesec Morley b Shaw0     
F Taylorc Wyld b Shaw3     
J Briggsc Scotton b Shaw0     
RG Barlowb Barnes16     
WH Robinsonc Vernon b Morley31     
SS Schultzc Shaw b Morley0     
*CAG Hultonc Scotton b Shaw5     
+R Pillingc Booth b Barnes11     
A Watsonnot out11     
G Nashc Wyld b Shaw1     
Extras(3 b)3
Total(all out, 78.3 overs)82
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-4, 3-4, 4-4, 5-12, 6-17, 7-33, 8-80, 9-81, 10-82 (78.3 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Morley34   19433--
Barnes12   6122--

Marylebone Cricket Club second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AP Lucasnot out43     
W Barnesb Barlow14     
F Pennc Pilling b Briggs40     
C Boothc Hulton b Briggs0     
WH Scottonrun out1     
GF Vernonc Robinson b Barlow6     
+F Wyldc Pilling b Nash0     
MP Lucasc Watson b Nash12     
FS Headb Barlow0     
A Shawb Nash0     
F Morleyc Briggs b Barlow4     
Extras(5 b, 1 lb)6
Total(all out, 98 overs)126
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-73, 3-74, 4-75, 5-95, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-126 (98 ov)
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Barlow36   15444--
Nash46   26603--
Watson10   5110--
Schultz4   150--
Briggs2   202--

Lancashire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EL Chadwickb Morley0     
E Leesec MP Lucas b Shaw6     
RG Barlowc Wyld b Morley5     
F Taylorst Wyld b Shaw29     
+R Pillingb Shaw9     
WH Robinsonc Booth b Shaw12     
J Briggsnot out40     
SS Schultzc Head b Morley7     
*CAG Hultonnot out3     
A Watsonb Barnes8     
G Nashdid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 5 lb)11
Total(8 wickets, 95.1 overs)130
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-7, 3-19, 4-40, 5-71, 6-75, 7-90, 8-112
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Shaw44   28354--
Barnes14   6241--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> FS Head made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> EL Chadwick made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> C Booth (1) passed 1500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 9
--> F Taylor (2) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 3
--> J Briggs (2) passed his previous highest score of 36 in First-Class matches
--> WH Robinson retired hurt in the Lancashire first innings (team score 12/4) - he returned when the score was 33/7
--> CAG Hulton retired hurt in the Lancashire second innings (team score 90/7) - he returned when the score was 112/8