Lancashire v Sussex
County Match 1885
VenueOld Trafford, Manchester on 27th, 28th July 1885 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossLancashire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultLancashire won by 154 runs
UmpiresA Hill, H Holmes
Close of play day 1Lancashire (2) 48/1 (Hornby 22*, Lancashire 27*)

Lancashire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*AN Hornbyb JB Hide6     
RG Barlowc Phillips b JB Hide11     
OP Lancashirec Coles b JB Hide12     
G Kempb JB Hide1     
J Briggsc Humphreys b JB Hide1     
VPFA Royleb JB Hide4     
LD Hildyardb JB Hide0     
WH Robinsonc AB Hide b Humphreys5     
G Yatesc Wyatt b Humphreys27     
+AT Kembleb JB Hide17     
A Watsonnot out18     
Extras(2 b, 1 lb)3
Total(all out, 65.1 overs)105
Fall of wickets:
1-14, 2-29, 3-31, 4-33, 5-37, 6-37, 7-42, 8-48, 9-75, 10-105 (65.1 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
JB Hide33   14478--
AB Hide17   7220--

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WA Testerb Watson0     
W Quaifeb Watson5     
W Newhamc and b Barlow4     
A Blackman hit wkt b Watson6     
WA Humphreysnot out8     
JB Hiderun out5     
*GN Wyattb Barlow0     
P Colesc Watson b Barlow0     
G Brannb Barlow0     
+H Phillipsb Barlow2     
AB Hideb Watson15     
Total(all out, 70.1 overs)45
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-9, 3-9, 4-17, 5-22, 6-22, 7-24, 8-24, 9-28, 10-45 (70.1 ov)
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Barlow35   28215--

Lancashire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*AN Hornbyb AB Hide27     
RG Barlowb JB Hide1     
OP Lancashirerun out33     
G Kempc and b Humphreys5     
J Briggsb AB Hide14     
VPFA Royleb Newham29     
LD Hildyardlbw b Humphreys19     
WH Robinsonlbw b JB Hide39     
G Yatesb Humphreys26     
+AT Kemblec Tester b Humphreys8     
A Watsonnot out4     
Extras(2 b, 1 lb)3
Total(all out, 91.1 overs)208
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-60, 3-67, 4-75, 5-91, 6-126, 7-142, 8-182, 9-200, 10-208 (91.1 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
JB Hide29.112602--
AB Hide20   8332--
Humphreys20   1624--
Blackman9   3120--
Newham8   2261--
Tester5   1120--

Sussex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WA Testerc Hornby b Barlow11     
W Quaifeb Barlow0     
W Newhamc Lancashire b Watson20     
A Blackmanc Royle b Barlow12     
WA Humphreysc Royle b Barlow20     
JB Hideb Briggs26     
*GN Wyattb Briggs7     
P Colesnot out8     
G Brannst Kemble b Briggs3     
+H Phillipsb Barlow3     
AB Hideb Barlow0     
Extras(3 b, 1 lb)4
Total(all out, 93.2 overs)114
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-18, 3-33, 4-47, 5-93, 6-93, 7-101, 8-107, 9-114, 10-114 (93.2 ov)
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watson34   20401--
Briggs13   5243--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> AT Kemble made his debut in First-Class matches
--> G Yates (1) passed his previous highest score of 10 in First-Class matches
--> JB Hide achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Lancashire first innings (previous best was 7-22)
--> RG Barlow reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 5th wicket in the Sussex first innings