Marylebone Cricket Club v Sussex
Other First-Class matches in England 1883
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 7th, 8th, 9th May 1883 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossSussex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMarylebone Cricket Club won by 9 wickets
UmpiresW Price, M Sherwin
Close of play day 1Sussex (2) 56/4 (Wyatt 20*, McCormick 6*)
Close of play day 2No play

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*FFJ Greenfieldc Robertson b Flowers10     
+H Phillipsb Grace1     
JR Thorntonc Gunn b Grace21     
GN Wyattb Grace2     
WA Humphreysst Pilling b Flowers27     
EJ McCormickc Studd b Flowers8     
WA Testerc Flowers b Grace6     
J Lillywhiteb Flowers7     
AB Hidec Flowers b Grace6     
JW Junipernot out2     
J Senescallb Flowers0     
Extras(1 b)1
Total(all out, 68.2 overs)91
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-11, 3-13, 4-52, 5-69, 6-70, 7-79, 8-89, 9-90, 10-91 (68.2 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Grace34   9515--
Rylott8   3130--

Marylebone Cricket Club first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WG Gracec Wyatt b Juniper17     
WH Fowlerc Thornton b Senescall23     
EJC Studdc McCormick b Juniper4     
JS Russelb Hide2     
W Flowersb Juniper13     
C Robsonb Juniper0     
W Gunnc Phillips b Senescall19     
RT Thorntonc Greenfield b Senescall13     
J Robertsonb Hide1     
+R Pillingb Hide0     
A Rylottnot out4     
Extras(7 b)7
Total(all out, 61.2 overs)103
Fall of wickets:
1-30, 2-39, 3-42, 4-59, 5-61, 6-62, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-103 (61.2 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hide24   9403--
Juniper20   9234--
Tester7   430--

Sussex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*FFJ Greenfieldc and b Grace8     
+H Phillipsc Thornton b Flowers12     
JR Thorntonc Gunn b Grace3     
GN Wyattc Rylott b Flowers23     
WA Humphreysc and b Grace5     
EJ McCormickrun out12     
WA Testerc Rylott b Flowers0     
J Lillywhitec Flowers b Grace6     
AB Hidec and b Grace2     
JW Junipernot out0     
J Senescallb Grace0     
Extras(2 b)2
Total(all out, 71 overs)73
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-22, 3-24, 4-38, 5-64, 6-69, 7-69, 8-72, 9-73, 10-73 (71 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Flowers29   9313--
Grace36   15386--
Rylott6   420--

Marylebone Cricket Club second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WG Gracenot out21     
WH Fowlerb Tester36     
EJC Studdnot out3     
JS Russeldid not bat      
W Flowersdid not bat      
C Robsondid not bat      
W Gunndid not bat      
RT Thorntondid not bat      
J Robertsondid not bat      
+R Pillingdid not bat      
A Rylottdid not bat      
Extras(2 b)2
Total(1 wicket, 18.2 overs)62
Fall of wickets:
1-57 (Fowler)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hide5   0210--
Juniper5   1130--
Senescall7   1200--

--> JR Thornton made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> GN Wyatt made his debut for Sussex in First-Class matches
--> W Flowers reached 250 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Sussex first innings
--> WG Grace reached 1600 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Sussex second innings