Lord Sheffield's XI v WG Grace's XI
Other First-Class matches in England 1883
VenueSheffield Park, Uckfield on 5th, 6th, 7th July 1883 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossWG Grace's XI won the toss and decided to bat
ResultLord Sheffield's XI won by 6 wickets
UmpiresJ Lillywhite, H Stubberfield
Close of play day 1Lord Sheffield's XI (1) 9/1 (Scotton 6*, Hearne 0*)
Close of play day 2WG Grace's XI (2) 99/1 (Grace 47*, Mills 45*)

WG Grace's XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WG Gracec Hide b Flowers81     
JM Readb Hide26     
E Millsb Hide7     
WR Gilbertrun out73     
TC O'Brienc Greenfield b Barnes22     
AE Payneb Barnes7     
AE Leathamc Barnes b Scotton0     
W Wrightb Barnes17     
+EW Pooleynot out1     
ED Barrattc Hearne b Barnes15     
F Lipscombabsent hurt
Extras(12 b, 5 lb)17
Total(all out, 170.2 overs)266
Fall of wickets:
1-39, 2-49, 3-170, 4-?, 5-?, 6-222, 7-250, 8-?, 9-266 (170.2 ov)
Lord Sheffield's XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Shaw62   39460--
Hide38   14642--
Flowers16   4291--
Hearne6   0100--
Scotton7   3111--
Mycroft11   3330--

Lord Sheffield's XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WH Scottonb Wright24     
+H Phillipsc Mills b Barratt2     
GG Hearneb Wright26     
EJ McCormickrun out13     
A Shrewsburyb Mills67     
W Barnesb Barratt21     
W Flowersc Barratt b Wright18     
*FFJ Greenfieldc and b Mills0     
JB Hidest Pooley b Barratt20     
A Shawnot out17     
W Mycroftb Wright1     
Extras(14 b, 8 lb)22
Total(all out, 152 overs)231
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-64, 3-66, 4-95, 5-139, 6-177, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-231 (152 ov)
WG Grace's XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Grace39   20560--
Barratt43   20603--
Lipscomb7   2100--
Mills19   10232--
Gilbert12   5150--
Wright32   14454--

WG Grace's XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WG Gracec and b Barnes51     
JM Readc Phillips b Shaw4     
E Millsst Phillips b Shaw62     
WR Gilbertc and b Barnes0     
TC O'Brienb Barnes9     
AE Payneb Shaw4     
AE Leathamc Phillips b Shaw7     
W Wrightc Phillips b Barnes10     
+EW Pooleynot out1     
ED Barrattc and b Shaw13     
F Lipscombb Shaw0     
Extras(5 b, 1 lb)6
Total(all out, 114.2 overs)167
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-107, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-167 (114.2 ov)
Lord Sheffield's XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Barnes49   25744--
Hide6   0200--
Flowers8   4160--
Scotton3   080--

Lord Sheffield's XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*FFJ Greenfieldst Pooley b Barratt21     
A Shawb Wright73     
GG Hearneb Wright23     
A Shrewsburyc Wright b O'Brien29     
W Barnesnot out29     
W Flowersnot out14     
WH Scottondid not bat      
+H Phillipsdid not bat      
EJ McCormickdid not bat      
JB Hidedid not bat      
W Mycroftdid not bat      
Extras(12 b, 3 lb)15
Total(4 wickets, 76.3 overs)204
Fall of wickets:
1-45, 2-?, 3-157, 4-?
WG Grace's XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Grace10   2260--
Barratt6   2141--
Lipscomb3   150--
Mills6   090--
Gilbert10   0360--
Wright29   12622--
Leatham3   180--

--> E Mills (2) passed his previous highest score of 59 in First-Class matches
--> A Shaw reached 1800 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 4th wicket in the WG Grace's XI second innings