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261 & 236-8
Series badge Won toss. Elected to bat
325 & 171
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Overs: 165.0 RR: 1.43 vs seam: 1.68
Overs: 99.0 RR: 1.73 vs spin: 2.56
vs seam: 2.31
Fri 21/02/79 Victoria v Lord Harris' XI at Melbourne, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
VICTORIA WIN Victoria won by 2 wickets
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- 1st Inns 325 (144.3; RR: 2.25)

BATTER   R B 4 6 SR
AP Lucas b Cooper 38 0 0 0
AN Hornby b Alexander 50 0 0 0
Lord Harris st Blackham b Cooper 26 0 0 0
G Ulyett b Horan 71 0 0 0
AJ Webbe b Allan 3 0 0 0
T Emmett c Boyle b Moule 41 0 0 0
VPFA Royle st Blackham b Cooper 57 0 0 0
CA Absolom st Blackham b Cooper 20 0 0 0
SS Schultz st Blackham b Cooper 2 0 0 0
FA MacKinnon not out 5 0 0 0
L Hone st Blackham b Boyle 2 0 0 0
Extras (5b, 4lb, 0w, 1nb) 10  
TOTAL 325 all out (144.3 overs; RR: 2.25)

Fall of wickets

89-1 (0.0 ov), 115-2 (0.0 ov), 131-3 (0.0 ov), 134-4 (0.0 ov), 220-5 (0.0 ov), 268-6 (0.0 ov), 305-7 (0.0 ov), 313-8 (0.0 ov), 318-9 (0.0 ov), 325-10 (0.0 ov)

BOWLERS O M R W Econ Wd NB
FE Allan 34.0 13 63 1 1.85 0 0
HF Boyle 22.3 8 48 1 2.18 0 0
WH Cooper 29.0 3 79 5 2.72 0 0
AG Major 7.0 1 18 0 2.57 0 1
G Alexander 29.0 8 50 1 1.72 0 0
D Campbell 7.0 5 8 0 1.14 0 0
TP Horan 5.0 1 15 1 3.00 0 0
WH Moule 8.0 0 24 1 3.00 0 0
F Baker 3.0 2 10 0 3.33 0 0

Victoria - 1st Inns 261 (161.0; RR: 1.62)

BATTER   R B 4 6 SR
FE Allan b Emmett 0 0 0 0
TU Groube c Absolom b Emmett 2 0 0 0
WH Cooper b Lucas 0 0 0 0
TP Horan c Absolom b Lucas 26 0 0 0
F Baker c Royle b Ulyett 31 0 0 0
D Campbell c Ulyett b Lucas 51 0 0 0
G Alexander b Emmett 24 0 0 0
HF Boyle c Royle b Emmett 3 0 0 0
JM Blackham run out 46 0 0 0
AG Major lbw b Emmett 24 0 0 0
WH Moule not out 17 0 0 0
Extras (27b, 8lb, 1w, 1nb) 37  
TOTAL 261 all out (161.0 overs; RR: 1.62)

Fall of wickets

0-1 (0.0 ov), 3-2 (0.0 ov), 9-3 (0.0 ov), 42-4 (0.0 ov), 80-5 (0.0 ov), 136-6 (0.0 ov), 154-7 (0.0 ov), 170-8 (0.0 ov), 209-9 (0.0 ov), 261-10 (0.0 ov)

BOWLERS O M R W Econ Wd NB
T Emmett 63.0 34 93 5 1.48 1 0
AP Lucas 43.0 21 43 3 1.00 0 0
G Ulyett 26.0 7 56 1 2.15 0 1
CA Absolom 18.0 9 21 0 1.17 0 0
AN Hornby 6.0 3 5 0 0.83 0 0
SS Schultz 5.0 3 6 0 1.20 0 0

- 2nd Inns 171 (99.0; RR: 1.73)

BATTER   R B 4 6 SR
AP Lucas c Baker b Allan 1 0 0 0
AN Hornby c Allan b Cooper 8 0 0 0
Lord Harris c Blackham b Cooper 8 0 0 0
G Ulyett b Alexander 48 0 0 0
AJ Webbe c Campbell b Boyle 20 0 0 0
T Emmett run out 20 0 0 0
VPFA Royle b Alexander 13 0 0 0
CA Absolom b Alexander 2 0 0 0
SS Schultz b Allan 5 0 0 0
FA MacKinnon not out 10 0 0 0
L Hone b Boyle 22 0 0 0
Extras (8b, 6lb, 0w, 0nb) 14  
TOTAL 171 all out (99.0 overs; RR: 1.73)

Fall of wickets

13-1 (0.0 ov), 19-2 (0.0 ov), 44-3 (0.0 ov), 82-4 (0.0 ov), 116-5 (0.0 ov), 118-6 (0.0 ov), 126-7 (0.0 ov), 135-8 (0.0 ov), 139-9 (0.0 ov), 171-10 (0.0 ov)

BOWLERS O M R W Econ Wd NB
FE Allan 37.0 17 57 2 1.54 0 0
WH Cooper 27.0 8 46 2 1.70 0 0
HF Boyle 13.0 8 20 2 1.54 0 0
G Alexander 17.0 8 22 3 1.29 0 0
AG Major 5.0 1 12 0 2.40 0 0

Victoria - 2nd Inns 236-8 (165.0; RR: 1.43)

BATTER   R B 4 6 SR
G Alexander b Emmett 17 0 0 0
TU Groube b Emmett 12 0 0 0
WH Moule c & b Lucas 6 0 0 0
TP Horan lbw b Absolom 69 0 0 0
D Campbell b Emmett 37 0 0 0
F Baker c Royle b Absolom 2 0 0 0
JM Blackham c Hone b Lucas 6 0 0 0
HF Boyle b Emmett 26 0 0 0
AG Major not out 27 0 0 0
FE Allan not out 14 0 0 0
WH Cooper  
Extras (10b, 7lb, 3w, 0nb) 20  
TOTAL 236-8 (165.0 overs; RR: 1.43)

Fall of wickets

25-1 (0.0 ov), 34-2 (0.0 ov), 42-3 (0.0 ov), 133-4 (0.0 ov), 137-5 (0.0 ov), 147-6 (0.0 ov), 178-7 (0.0 ov), 208-8 (0.0 ov)

BOWLERS O M R W Econ Wd NB
T Emmett 75.0 46 53 4 0.71 3 0
G Ulyett 11.0 4 18 0 1.64 0 0
AN Hornby 7.0 1 15 0 2.14 0 0
AP Lucas 43.0 20 72 2 1.67 0 0
SS Schultz 8.0 3 21 0 2.63 0 0
CA Absolom 21.0 10 37 2 1.76 0 0

Match Info

Match

Victoria v Lord Harris' XI at Melbourne

Date

Friday February 21, 1879

Toss

won the toss and elected to bat

Time

1:20am UTC

Venue

Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne

Umpires

G Coulthard, RB Terry

Victoria Team

Playing XI

JM Blackham, TP Horan, FE Allan, HF Boyle, G Alexander, TU Groube, WH Moule, WH Cooper, F Baker, D Campbell, AG Major

Team

Playing XI

T Emmett, G Ulyett, CA Absolom, Lord Harris, L Hone, AN Hornby, AP Lucas, FA MacKinnon, VPFA Royle, SS Schultz, AJ Webbe