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c R 1 c K E T. o On Tuesday, May 13, and the following day, a grand match of cricket was played in Lord's Grounds, Mary-le-bone, between eight gentlemen of the Mary-le-bone Club, and four men given, against eleven gentlemen of London, for five hundred guineas a-fide.
* 18 Sporting Intelligent.
P}: DESTRIAN ISM EXTRA OR- and was confined to the circuit D IN A R Y. of half a mile. The wager of ten May 14, a man of 55 years of guineas, for which the walk age completed his walk of an I was undertaken, was performed hundred miles, within fix mi- ivith the utmost ease, upon a nutes of 24 hours, upon Clap. scale of comparison, as he has ham Common. He began about previously walked over the same twelve o’clock the preceding day, space of ground at Brighton, in 22 hours.
On Wednesday, May 21, and the following day, a grand match of cricket was played in Lord's Ground, Mary-le-bone, between nine gentlemen of the Mary-le-bone club, with two men given, against eleven of London, for five hundred guineas: