Hampshire v Somerset
County Match 1883
VenueDay's (Antelope) Ground, Southampton on 6th, 7th August 1883 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossSomerset won the toss and decided to bat
ResultHampshire won by 7 wickets
UmpiresW Clarke, H Jupp
Close of play day 1Hampshire (1) 220/8 (Longman 44*, Young 38*)

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
E Sainsburyc Dible b Young2     
*SC Newtonlbw b Dible10     
WN Roec Lacey b Armstrong45     
HF Foxb Dible4     
LD Hildyardc Young b Armstrong20     
HF Reedb Armstrong5     
AL Porterb Dible6     
J Amblerc Hargreaves b Dible8     
AJ Fothergillc Hargreaves b Armstrong0     
EW Bastardnot out1     
CE Winterc Seymour b Dible0     
Extras(1 b)1
Total(all out, 76.3 overs)102
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-23, 3-31, 4-70, 5-80, 6-89, 7-101, 8-101, 9-102, 10-102 (76.3 ov)
Hampshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Young10   4161--
Lacey16   7210--
Armstrong12   6154--
Hargreaves5   1150--

Hampshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CR Seymourb Bastard9     
*+AH Woodb Ambler10     
RG Hargreavesb Roe34     
FE Laceylbw b Fothergill21     
EG Wynyardb Roe16     
GH Longmanc Reed b Roe58     
EH Hazeltonb Reed0     
WG Diblec Hildyard b Sainsbury9     
HH Armstrongb Bastard17     
CR Youngb Fothergill38     
HWR Bencraftnot out8     
Extras(28 b, 3 lb)31
Total(all out, 119.3 overs)251
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-20, 3-76, 4-84, 5-102, 6-113, 7-135, 8-171, 9-229, 10-251 (119.3 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bastard31   11662--
Winter10   2230--
Ambler24   11391--
Fothergill13   7212--
Reed6   361--
Sainsbury6   2151--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
E Sainsburyb Armstrong2     
*SC Newtonb Young7     
WN Roec and b Lacey34     
LD Hildyardb Armstrong0     
HF Foxc and b Lacey16     
HF Reedb Young4     
AL Porterst Wood b Lacey2     
J Amblerc and b Lacey4     
EW Bastardb Dible47     
CE Winterc Seymour b Young11     
AJ Fothergillnot out45     
Extras(7 b, 2 w)9
Total(all out, 97.1 overs)181
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-9, 3-9, 4-59, 5-62, 6-65, 7-68, 8-69, 9-107, 10-181 (97.1 ov)
Hampshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Young28   13553--
Lacey14   1334--
Armstrong27   17342--
Hargreaves5   1180--
Longman2   01302-

Hampshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CR Seymourc Porter b Fothergill11     
HWR Bencraftlbw b Bastard2     
RG Hargreavesb Bastard8     
FE Laceynot out6     
EG Wynyardnot out5     
*+AH Wooddid not bat      
GH Longmandid not bat      
EH Hazeltondid not bat      
WG Dibledid not bat      
HH Armstrongdid not bat      
CR Youngdid not bat      
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(3 wickets, 16.2 overs)33
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-22, 3-24
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Winter2   080--
Fothergill3   131--
Newton3   190--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> EH Hazelton made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> RG Hargreaves (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 7
--> GH Longman (1) passed 2000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 52
--> HH Armstrong (1) passed his previous highest score of 11 in First-Class matches
--> WN Roe (2) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 5
--> EW Bastard (2) passed his previous highest score of 17 in First-Class matches