Marylebone Cricket Club v Derbyshire
Other First-Class matches in England 1883
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 31st May, 1st June 1883 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossDerbyshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMarylebone Cricket Club won by an innings and 29 runs
UmpiresFH Farrands, W Price
Close of play day 1Derbyshire (2) 20/2 (Chatterton 12*)

Derbyshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*RP Smithlbw b Flowers45     
W Chattertonb Rylott6     
LC Dockerc Barnes b Rylott30     
JTBD Plattsc Flowers b Hearne0     
W Cropperst Sherwin b Rylott4     
T Fosterb Flowers4     
W Evershedb Rylott6     
+JJ Disneynot out11     
J Richardsonb Flowers8     
J Brelsfordc Sherwin b Rylott16     
W Mycroftc Studd b Flowers1     
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(all out, 77 overs)132
Fall of wickets:
1-27, 2-73, 3-86, 4-86, 5-86, 6-96, 7-96, 8-107, 9-129, 10-132 (77 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Flowers30   16434--
Rylott35   15535--
Barnes3   0230--
Hearne9   2121--

Marylebone Cricket Club first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Barnesc Evershed b Mycroft10     
W Flowersb Foster131     
W Gunnb Richardson8     
GG Hearneb Richardson29     
EJC Studdb Richardson0     
DD Pontifexb Brelsford11     
AE Payneb Brelsford0     
EA Parkeb Richardson14     
HJ Hillb Foster2     
A Rylottnot out8     
+M Sherwinb Brelsford7     
Extras(14 b, 8 lb, 1 w)23
Total(all out, 103.1 overs)243
Fall of wickets:
1-23, 2-63, 3-138, 4-146, 5-176, 6-176, 7-223, 8-?, 9-?, 10-243 (103.1 ov)
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Mycroft20   6461--
Cropper16   7270--
Richardson24   7474--
Platts10   5140--
Foster6   2182--

Derbyshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*RP Smithb Flowers23     
W Chattertonb Flowers14     
LC Dockerb Flowers5     
JTBD Plattsc Hearne b Barnes22     
W Cropperrun out0     
T Fosterc Sherwin b Flowers3     
W Evershedc Parke b Flowers1     
+JJ Disneyb Rylott3     
J Richardsonnot out3     
J Brelsfordrun out3     
W Mycroftc Payne b Flowers5     
Total(all out, 56.1 overs)82
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-20, 3-22, 4-22, 5-25, 6-59, 7-71, 8-72, 9-74, 10-82 (56.1 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rylott24   10281--
Barnes4   1101--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> HJ Hill made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> RP Smith (1) passed 2500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 36
--> W Flowers (1) passed his previous highest score of 81 in First-Class matches
--> W Flowers (1) made his first century in First-Class matches
--> W Flowers (1) passed 2500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 65
--> JTBD Platts (2) passed 2000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 19