France v Great Britain
Olympic Games 1900 (Final)
VenueExhibition Ground, Vincennes on 19th, 20th August 1900 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
Players12 per side
TossToss not known
ResultGreat Britain won by 158 runs
UmpiresDelorme, Wilian
Close of play day 1

Great Britain first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*CBK Beachcroftb Attrill23      
AEB Birkettb Andersen1      
J Symesc Andersen b Robinson15      
FW Cumingc Browning b McEvoy38      
MH Tollerb McEvoy2      
AJ Bowermanb Andersen7      
AJ Powleslandc Browning b Robinson10      
WS Donnerun out6      
FW Christianb Andersen0      
GJ Buckleyb Attrill2      
FR Burchellnot out0      
HR Cornerlbw b Andersen4      
Total(all out)117
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?, 11-117
France bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

France first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TH Jordanc Corner b Christian11      
AJ Schneidaub Christian8      
R Hornec Buckley b Christian15      
HJ Terryc Cuming b Powlesland2      
F Roquesb Powlesland0      
W Andersenb Christian0      
D Robinsonb Christian0      
WT Attrilllbw b Christian0      
W Browningb Christian0      
A McEvoyb Bowerman1      
*PH Tomalinnot out3      
J Braidrun out25      
Total(all out)78
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?, 11-78
Great Britain bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

Great Britain second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*CBK Beachcroftrun out54      
J Symesc Attrill b Roques1      
FW Cumingc Attrill b McEvoy18      
AJ Bowermanb Roques59      
AJ Powleslandb Roques4      
HR Cornernot out5      
AEB Birkettdid not bat      
MH Tollerdid not bat      
WS Donnedid not bat      
FW Christiandid not bat      
GJ Buckleydid not bat      
FR Burchelldid not bat      
Total(5 wickets, declared)145
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-145
France bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

France second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TH Jordanb Toller0      
AJ Schneidaub Powlesland1      
R Horneb Powlesland1      
HJ Terryb Toller1      
F Roquesb Toller0      
W Andersenb Toller8      
D Robinsonb Powlesland0      
WT Attrillb Toller0      
W Browningb Toller0      
A McEvoyc Christian b Corner0      
*PH Tomalinnot out6      
J Braidb Toller7      
Total(all out)26
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?, 11-26
Great Britain bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

--> Bowling in the Great Britain first innings adds 117 runs under
--> France first innings batting adds 2 runs under
--> Bowling in the France first innings adds 78 runs under
--> Bowling in the Great Britain second innings adds 145 runs under
--> Bowling in the France second innings adds 2 runs under

Great Britain was represented by the Devon County Wanderers Club France was represented by the French Athletic Club Union (called All Paris) and composed almost entirely of Englishmen living in France and playing for The Albion Cricket Club (then Champions of France) or for Standard Athletic Club.
Great Britain won with five minutes to spare.





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