Kent v Marylebone Cricket Club
Other First-Class matches in England 1883
VenueSt Lawrence Ground, Canterbury on 6th, 7th, 8th August 1883 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossMarylebone Cricket Club won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMarylebone Cricket Club won by 9 wickets
UmpiresE Henty, WH Scotton
Close of play day 1Marylebone Cricket Club (1) 240/7 (Whitfeld 66*, Clarke 44*)
Close of play day 2Kent (2) 44/1 (Patterson 19*, Hearne 4*)

Marylebone Cricket Club first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WG Gracec L Wilson b Foord-Kelcey0     
CI Thorntonc C Wilson b LE Bligh41     
W Barnesb Foord-Kelcey18     
CT Studdc Patterson b LE Bligh18     
AG Steelc Hearne b Wootton18     
H Whitfeldc IFW Bligh b Wootton74     
*RAH Mitchellb Hearne26     
GB Studdb Wootton1     
CFC Clarkeb Hearne63     
CE Cottrellnot out17     
+M Sherwinb Hearne8     
Extras(1 b, 8 lb, 2 w)11
Total(all out, 207 overs)295
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-39, 3-75, 4-80, 5-111, 6-152, 7-153, 8-251, 9-285, 10-295 (207 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Foord-Kelcey41   16902--
Hearne56   36563--
Wootton55   26693--
LE Bligh38   25362--
Patterson5   1100--
Harris9   6150--
C Wilson3   080--

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WH Pattersonc and b Steel0     
IFW Blighb Barnes7     
GG Hearnec Sherwin b Steel55     
*Lord Harrisc Grace b Barnes0     
+EFS Tylecoteb CT Studd35     
C Wilsonc and b Steel0     
L Wilsonst Sherwin b CT Studd39     
HW Renny-Tailyourb CT Studd0     
W Foord-Kelceyc Cottrell b Barnes7     
LE Blighst Sherwin b Steel11     
J Woottonnot out0     
Extras(5 b, 5 lb)10
Total(all out, 103.1 overs)164
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-14, 3-14, 4-106, 5-106, 6-106, 7-107, 8-145, 9-164, 10-164 (103.1 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Steel34   15614--
Barnes35   23343--
CT Studd28.18543--
Grace4   330--
Cottrell2   120--

Kent second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
WH Pattersonc Steel b CT Studd23     
L Wilsonb Cottrell17     
GG Hearnec Steel b CT Studd10     
*Lord Harrisc Grace b CT Studd8     
+EFS Tylecotec Grace b CT Studd35     
IFW Blighc Sherwin b Barnes38     
C Wilsonb Steel19     
HW Renny-Tailyourst Sherwin b CT Studd20     
W Foord-Kelceyb Steel0     
LE Blighnot out6     
J Woottonb Steel5     
Extras(8 b, 5 lb)13
Total(all out, 128 overs)194
Fall of wickets:
1-30, 2-48, 3-60, 4-65, 5-135, 6-148, 7-178, 8-178, 9-188, 10-194 (128 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Steel30   16383--
Barnes13   5251--
CT Studd55   29735--
Grace15   5320--
Cottrell15   7131--

Marylebone Cricket Club second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WG Gracenot out37     
GB Studdc Hearne b Harris15     
AG Steelnot out12     
CI Thorntondid not bat      
W Barnesdid not bat      
CT Studddid not bat      
H Whitfelddid not bat      
*RAH Mitchelldid not bat      
CFC Clarkedid not bat      
CE Cottrelldid not bat      
+M Sherwindid not bat      
Total(1 wicket, 25.2 overs)64
Fall of wickets:
1-31 (GB Studd)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
LE Bligh12.23350--
Harris13   4291--

--> RAH Mitchell made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> RAH Mitchell (1) passed 2500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 9
--> J Wootton reached 150 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Marylebone Cricket Club first innings