Gloucestershire v Somerset
County Match 1883
VenueClifton College Close Ground, Clifton on 9th, 10th, 11th August 1883 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossGloucestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultGloucestershire won by 114 runs
UmpiresWH Luck, C Payne
Close of play day 1Somerset (1) 98 all out
Close of play day 2Somerset (2) 103/5 (Fox 8*, Bastard 6*)

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WG Graceb Winter40     
EM Graceb Fowler20     
+WO Moberlyst Lillington b Bastard1     
J Cranstonc Lillington b Bastard0     
F Townsendb Winter31     
WR Gilbertb Winter4     
WO Vizardst Lillington b Bastard4     
JH Brainb Fothergill7     
HV Pageb Bastard2     
JR Painternot out3     
WA Woofb Fowler7     
Extras(9 b, 3 lb)12
Total(all out, 90 overs)131
Fall of wickets:
1-38, 2-39, 3-39, 4-94, 5-97, 6-102, 7-112, 8-115, 9-120, 10-131 (90 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bastard38   18474--
Fothergill14   5251--
Fowler14   5232--
Parfitt9   6120--
Winter15   7123--

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
E Sainsburyc WG Grace b Woof21     
WH Fowlerc Townsend b WG Grace4     
H Rossb WG Grace0     
*SC Newtonc WG Grace b Woof5     
HF Foxb WG Grace0     
JJA Parfittc EM Grace b Woof1     
LD Hildyardb Page34     
EW Bastardb WG Grace10     
AJ Fothergillnot out15     
+GG Lillingtonb Page1     
CE Winterst Moberly b WG Grace3     
Extras(2 b, 2 lb)4
Total(all out, 66.2 overs)98
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-8, 3-13, 4-14, 5-17, 6-52, 7-78, 8-80, 9-83, 10-98 (66.2 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Woof27   12333--
WG Grace27.214395--
Page12   4222--

Gloucestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WG Gracec Parfitt b Fothergill43     
EM Graceb Bastard2     
+WO Moberlyb Winter58     
J Cranstonc Ross b Fothergill42     
F Townsendb Winter5     
WR Gilbertst Lillington b Fothergill3     
WO Vizardc Parfitt b Fothergill0     
JH Brainc Ross b Bastard11     
HV Pagec Fox b Fothergill22     
JR Painternot out21     
WA Woofc Bastard b Winter0     
Extras(18 b, 6 lb)24
Total(all out, 139 overs)231
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-69, 3-145, 4-151, 5-162, 6-162, 7-163, 8-188, 9-225, 10-231 (139 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bastard41   20502--
Fothergill20   10235--
Fowler22   12230--
Parfitt14   6250--
Winter35   12693--
Newton5   250--
Sainsbury2   0120--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
E Sainsbury hit wkt b Gilbert32     
WH Fowlerc Brain b Woof18     
*SC Newtonb Page28     
LD Hildyardb WG Grace9     
H Rossb WG Grace0     
HF Foxc and b WG Grace9     
EW Bastardb WG Grace3     
JJA Parfittnot out41     
AJ Fothergillc Woof b WG Grace5     
+GG Lillingtonb Page0     
CE Winterc EM Grace b Page0     
Extras(5 b)5
Total(all out, 65.3 overs)150
Fall of wickets:
1-22, 2-73, 3-92, 4-92, 5-94, 6-103, 7-118, 8-138, 9-150, 10-150 (65.3 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Woof13   2431--
WG Grace29   10675--
Gilbert7   4101--

--> JH Brain made his debut in First-Class matches
--> GG Lillington made his debut in First-Class matches
--> WG Grace (2) passed 23500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 27
--> JJA Parfitt (2) passed his previous highest score of 23 in First-Class matches
--> JJA Parfitt made his debut for Somerset in First-Class matches
--> EW Bastard achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Gloucestershire first innings (previous best was 3-47)
--> AJ Fothergill achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Gloucestershire second innings (previous best was 5-31)