Middlesex v Kent
County Match 1883
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 2nd, 3rd July 1883 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossKent won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMiddlesex won by 6 wickets
UmpiresCK Pullin, J Street
Close of play day 1Middlesex (1) 249/8 (de Paravicini 58*)

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*Lord Harrisc de Paravicini b Robertson9     
WH Pattersonst Winterburn b Burton0     
GG Hearneb Burton5     
+EFS Tylecotest Winterburn b Burton2     
E O'Shaughnessyb Burton25     
HW Renny-Tailyourc Lucas b CT Studd18     
L Wilsonnot out27     
A Pennb Burton9     
MC Kempb Burton0     
S Christophersonc Pearson b Burton2     
J Woottonb Robertson1     
Extras(7 b, 3 lb, 1 nb)11
Total(all out, 90 overs)109
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-?, 3-?, 4-21, 5-54, 6-92, 7-94, 8-?, 9-?, 10-109 (90 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Burton45   27447--
Robertson28   15332--
CT Studd17   8211--

Middlesex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*ID Walkerb Hearne55     
JEK Studdb Penn10     
AP Lucasb Penn10     
CT Studdb Penn56     
TS Pearsonb Hearne0     
CFH Leslieb Hearne0     
PJ de Paravicininot out61     
PJT Heneryc Christopherson b Wilson58     
J Robertsonb Hearne0     
+F Winterburnb Hearne0     
G Burtonb Penn0     
Extras(2 b)2
Total(all out, 123 overs)252
Fall of wickets:
1-15, 2-33, 3-112, 4-112, 5-116, 6-136, 7-248, 8-249, 9-?, 10-252 (123 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Penn34   14564--
Wilson10   2221--
Wootton9   2300--
Christopherson15   4370--
Hearne37   13545--
Harris15   4430--
O'Shaughnessy3   180--

Kent second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*Lord Harrisc Robertson b Burton7     
WH Pattersonc Walker b Burton6     
GG Hearnec and b Burton0     
+EFS Tylecoteb Burton12     
E O'Shaughnessyc Winterburn b CT Studd7     
HW Renny-Tailyourb CT Studd11     
L Wilsonc and b de Paravicini59     
A Pennc Robertson b CT Studd11     
MC Kempb Burton30     
S Christophersonc Henery b CT Studd42     
J Woottonnot out8     
Extras(5 b, 1 lb)6
Total(all out, 131.3 overs)199
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-48, 5-59, 6-73, 7-83, 8-103, 9-165, 10-199 (131.3 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Burton59   23695--
Robertson16   6390--
CT Studd46.318664--
de Paravicini7   1171--
Walker3   120--

Middlesex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*ID Walkernot out14     
JEK Studdb Christopherson3     
TS Pearsonc Tylecote b Penn2     
CFH Leslieb Christopherson17     
J Robertsonc Renny-Tailyour b Penn0     
PJ de Paravicininot out20     
AP Lucasdid not bat      
CT Studddid not bat      
PJT Henerydid not bat      
+F Winterburndid not bat      
G Burtondid not bat      
Extras(1 b)1
Total(4 wickets, 41.3 overs)57
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Penn21   7362--
Hearne12   8100--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> E O'Shaughnessy (1) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 4
--> PJ de Paravicini (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 59
--> L Wilson (2) passed his previous highest score of 33 in First-Class matches
--> S Christopherson (2) passed his previous highest score of 25 in First-Class matches
--> GG Hearne reached 500 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 4th wicket in the Middlesex first innings