Marylebone Cricket Club v Kent
Other First-Class matches in England 1885
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 18th, 19th May 1885 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossMarylebone Cricket Club won the toss and decided to bat
ResultKent won by 6 wickets
UmpiresFH Farrands, J West
Close of play day 1Kent (1) 205 all out

Marylebone Cricket Club first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*AN Hornbyb H Hearne46     
WH Scottonb H Hearne10     
JS Russelb H Hearne0     
H Rossc H Hearne b A Hearne0     
G Davenportc GG Hearne b H Hearne2     
J Robertsonc Tonge b A Hearne24     
+FT Welmanc F Hearne b A Hearne4     
JW Smytherun out0     
AJ Fothergillb A Hearne40     
WA Woofc Tonge b H Hearne2     
G Burtonnot out8     
Extras(1 b, 2 lb, 1 w)4
Total(all out, 69.3 overs)140
Fall of wickets:
1-49, 2-55, 3-59, 4-61, 5-61, 6-67, 7-67, 8-115, 9-118, 10-140 (69.3 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wootton20   5460--
Christopherson18   7290--
A Hearne16.35344--
H Hearne15   6275--

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*+MC Kempc Smythe b Burton6     
F Hearnec Robertson b Burton41     
GG Hearnec Robertson b Burton20     
JN Tongeb Fothergill2     
RS Jonesc Welman b Burton0     
RT Thorntonrun out43     
E O'Shaughnessyb Woof29     
S Christophersonc Welman b Burton24     
A Hearneb Robertson13     
J Woottonb Robertson10     
H Hearnenot out1     
Extras(5 b, 7 lb, 4 nb)16
Total(all out, 129.3 overs)205
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-66, 3-67, 4-69, 5-69, 6-118, 7-165, 8-173, 9-204, 10-205 (129.3 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Woof34   10591--
Burton38   19365--
Fothergill28   14411--
Scotton3   220--

Marylebone Cricket Club second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*AN Hornbyc Christopherson b A Hearne84     
WH Scottonb GG Hearne14     
JS Russelb Christopherson0     
H Rossb Christopherson7     
G Davenportb Wootton15     
J Robertsonb Wootton21     
AJ Fothergillc Kemp b A Hearne3     
+FT Welmannot out7     
JW Smytheb Wootton1     
G Burtonst Kemp b A Hearne6     
WA Woofabsent hurt
Extras(3 b)3
Total(all out, 94.2 overs)161
Fall of wickets:
1-76, 2-81, 3-105, 4-113, 5-130, 6-147, 7-149, 8-152, 9-161 (94.2 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wootton26   10313--
Christopherson21   5402--
A Hearne24.211413--
H Hearne7   2180--
GG Hearne16   5281--

Kent second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JN Tongec sub b Robertson27     
F Hearnec Davenport b Robertson10     
GG Hearnenot out24     
*+MC Kempc and b Burton16     
RS Jonesb Fothergill18     
E O'Shaughnessynot out3     
RT Thorntondid not bat      
S Christophersondid not bat      
A Hearnedid not bat      
J Woottondid not bat      
H Hearnedid not bat      
Extras(1 b)1
Total(4 wickets, 55.3 overs)99
Fall of wickets:
1-33, 2-38, 3-71, 4-96
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Burton26   12351--
Robertson13   5212--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> JW Smythe made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> AN Hornby (2) passed 11000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 47
--> G Davenport (2) passed his previous highest score of 14 in First-Class matches
--> JN Tonge (2) passed his previous highest score of 15 in First-Class matches
--> H Hearne achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Marylebone Cricket Club first innings (previous best was 5-84)