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In Camden, New Jersey, the Philadelphia Cricket Club best their New York counterparts in a day of cricket

Unidentified Cricket Player, circa 1860
06/19/1865
Two of the east coast's largest and most prestigious cricket clubs, the New York Cricket Club and the Philadelphia Cricket Club, met in Camden, New Jersey for a match.  The Philadelphians emerged as winner scoring 166 to the New Yorkers' 139.  (By John Osborne)   
Source Citation: 
"Principal Sporting Events During 1865," Wilkes' Spirit of the Times, January 6, 1866, p.292. 

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