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

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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