Montevideo XI vs Buenos Aires XI 1889

First ever known match between Uruguayan and Argentinian capital selections:

Montevideo 1-3 Buenos Aires [Aug 15, 1889, La Blanqueada, Montevideo]
    [Scoones;  Alexcander, Guy, Hughes]
  Donovan; H.C. Alexander, C. Jefferies; R. Marshbank, C.E. Jewell, A. Davie;
  Scoones, F.B. Faran, W.L. Poole, R. Harris, R. Penfold
  Carmichael; Crowe, Paton; M. MacAdam, Moser, Phillips; 
  Guy, Morgan, Hughes, Alexander, Tudor

NB: the Uruguayan team constituted of members of the Montevideo Cricket Club
      and the Montevideo Rowing Club;
    the Argentinian players came exclusively from Buenos Aires FC;
    all players were English and Scottish

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