Nottinghamshire v Sussex
County Match 1883
VenueTrent Bridge, Nottingham on 26th, 27th July 1883 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossSussex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultNottinghamshire won by an innings and 27 runs
UmpiresT Brownhill, C Coward
Close of play day 1Nottinghamshire (1) 182/3 (Shrewsbury 96*, Gunn 17*)

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JB Hidec Sherwin b W Wright4     
WA Testerc Barnes b Shaw1     
W Newhamst Sherwin b Attewell14     
FM Lucasb Shaw13     
WA Humphreysc and b Shaw2     
EJ McCormickb Shaw4     
GN Wyattlbw b Attewell13     
+H Phillipsb Attewell1     
AB Hideb Attewell1     
JW Juniperb Attewell7     
BE Nichollsnot out1     
Total(all out, 79.2 overs)61
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-5, 3-32, 4-34, 5-38, 6-50, 7-50, 8-52, 9-61, 10-61 (79.2 ov)
Nottinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Shaw40   26204--
W Wright18   9201--

Nottinghamshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CW Wrightb JB Hide34     
A Shrewsburyrun out98     
W Barneslbw b Tester34     
W Flowersc McCormick b Tester0     
W Gunnb Juniper38     
WH Scottonc Phillips b Tester1     
J Selbyb AB Hide7     
W Attewellb Juniper4     
*A Shawrun out9     
W Wrightnot out3     
+M Sherwinb Tester1     
Extras(1 b)1
Total(all out, 184.1 overs)230
Fall of wickets:
1-69, 2-134, 3-134, 4-186, 5-205, 6-207, 7-217, 8-217, 9-228, 10-230 (184.1 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Nicholls27   12380--
Juniper46   29452--
JB Hide43   26481--
Humphreys3   0130--
AB Hide39   21461--

Sussex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JB Hideb Attewell9     
WA Testerc CW Wright b Shaw4     
W Newhamst Sherwin b Shaw2     
FM Lucasc Barnes b Flowers19     
WA Humphreyslbw b W Wright41     
GN Wyattb Gunn62     
+H Phillipsb W Wright0     
EJ McCormickrun out3     
BE Nichollsnot out1     
AB Hidec Attewell b W Wright0     
JW Juniperb Gunn0     
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(all out, 148.1 overs)142
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-15, 3-19, 4-53, 5-133, 6-133, 7-139, 8-142, 9-142, 10-142 (148.1 ov)
Nottinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Shaw44   30282--
W Wright26   12273--
Attewell35   24241--
Flowers19   8191--
Barnes16   4330--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> BE Nicholls made his debut in First-Class matches
--> GN Wyatt (2) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 15
--> W Attewell reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Sussex first innings
--> WA Tester achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Nottinghamshire first innings (previous best was 3-12)