Marylebone Cricket Club v Lancashire
Other First-Class matches in England 1885
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 20th, 21st July 1885 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossMarylebone Cricket Club won the toss and decided to bat
ResultLancashire won by 8 wickets
UmpiresFH Farrands, F Wyld
Close of play day 1Marylebone Cricket Club (2) 108/4 (Newton 20*)

Marylebone Cricket Club first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WG Gracelbw b Briggs37     
JS Russelrun out4     
EH Bucklandb Watson0     
PJ de Paravicinic and b Briggs28     
SC Newtonc Appleby b Briggs15     
AM Inglisc Pilling b Briggs11     
MT Bainesb Watson1     
+FT Welmanc EC Hornby b Watson0     
VA Titchmarshb Briggs8     
H Pickettc Yates b Briggs2     
W Mycroftnot out4     
Extras(4 b, 7 lb, 1 nb)12
Total(all out, 75 overs)122
Fall of wickets:
1-16, 2-17, 3-68, 4-83, 5-102, 6-105, 7-105, 8-113, 9-117, 10-122 (75 ov)
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watson28   13313--
Barlow16   7370--
Briggs21   14236--
Appleby10   4190--

Lancashire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*AN Hornbyc Newton b Mycroft1     
RG Barlowb Mycroft1     
OP Lancashirec Welman b Mycroft4     
J Briggsb Mycroft20     
G Kempb Mycroft0     
WH Bowerb Mycroft0     
A Watsonc Buckland b Mycroft15     
G Yatesb Mycroft9     
EC Hornbyc Welman b Grace64     
A Applebyc Newton b Pickett12     
+R Pillingnot out2     
Extras(4 lb)4
Total(all out, 58.2 overs)132
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-6, 3-17, 4-21, 5-21, 6-28, 7-38, 8-84, 9-100, 10-132 (58.2 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Mycroft28   15458--
Pickett8   1261--
Buckland1   050--

Marylebone Cricket Club second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WG Gracelbw b Watson0     
JS Russelc Appleby b Briggs34     
EH Bucklandlbw b Briggs20     
SC Newtonc Lancashire b Briggs86     
PJ de Paravicinib Briggs27     
AM Inglisc EC Hornby b Briggs12     
MT Bainesc Appleby b Briggs23     
H Pickettb Appleby3     
+FT Welmanc EC Hornby b Watson10     
VA Titchmarshc Bower b Watson2     
W Mycroftnot out1     
Extras(9 b, 9 lb)18
Total(all out, 132 overs)236
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-43, 3-68, 4-108, 5-130, 6-192, 7-199, 8-233, 9-233, 10-236 (132 ov)
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watson38   18563--
Barlow16   3310--
Briggs41   15766--
Appleby29   11421--
EC Hornby5   260--
Yates3   070--

Lancashire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RG Barlowlbw b Grace117     
WH Bowerc Welman b Grace19     
OP Lancashirenot out76     
J Briggsnot out0     
*AN Hornbydid not bat      
G Kempdid not bat      
A Watsondid not bat      
G Yatesdid not bat      
EC Hornbydid not bat      
A Applebydid not bat      
+R Pillingdid not bat      
Extras(11 b, 5 lb, 1 w)17
Total(2 wickets, 119 overs)229
Fall of wickets:
1-37, 2-225
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Grace37   14722--
Mycroft46   19490--
Pickett6   1130--
Buckland11   4150--
Titchmarsh8   3250--
Newton3   0160--
de Paravicini8   2220--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> AM Inglis made his debut in First-Class matches
--> EC Hornby made his debut in First-Class matches
--> SC Newton (2) passed his previous highest score of 80 in First-Class matches
--> SC Newton (2) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 50
--> RG Barlow (2) passed his previous highest score of 101 in First-Class matches
--> RG Barlow (2) passed 7500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 49
--> OP Lancashire (2) passed his previous highest score of 65 in First-Class matches
--> OP Lancashire (2) passed 1500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 3
--> WH Bower made his debut for Lancashire in First-Class matches
--> G Kemp made his debut for Lancashire in First-Class matches
--> J Briggs achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Marylebone Cricket Club first innings (previous best was 6-49)