AUSTRALIANS v LA.VERTON S ELEVEN. L PER PRESS ASSOCIATION.] London, May 15. The Australians began a match to-day i at Westbury against Mr W. H. Laverton's eleven. The weather was wet. The local men lost five wickets for 76, including Grace 15# The innings closed for 141. The Australians have lost 9 wickels for 66 runs. In the first innings of Lavorton'ra Eleven, Law made 19 and Peel 20. Turner took 4 wickets for 80, and Ferris 6 for 58. In the first innings of the Australians, Lohmann and Briggs bowled splendidly, the latter taking six wickets. After the recent rain the wicket was very difficult for the batsmen. The Australians fielded badly, but that of the local team was excellent. (Received May 17, 12.20 p.m.) London, May 16. The first innings of the Australians closed for 67. I» the second innings, the Laverton Eleven lost 3 wickets for 146. Redcliffe 93.
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CRICKET., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2432, 17 May 1890
CRICKET. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2432, 17 May 1890
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