Gloucestershire v Nottinghamshire
County Match 1883
VenueCollege Ground, Cheltenham on 23rd, 24th, 25th August 1883 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossNottinghamshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresG Panter, J Rowbotham
Close of play day 1Nottinghamshire (1) 230/8 (W Wright 9*)
Close of play day 2Gloucestershire (1) 178/8 (Page 76*, Vizard 29*)

Nottinghamshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CW Wrightb Woof3     
A Shrewsburyc WG Grace b Page23     
W Barnesc Vizard b WG Grace86     
W Flowersst Moberly b Townsend14     
W Gunnc Moberly b Gilbert46     
J Selbyc and b Gilbert12     
W Attewellc and b Gilbert0     
W Wrightnot out26     
E Millsc Moberly b Gilbert29     
*A Shawc Cranston b Woof29     
+M Sherwinc Moberly b Woof0     
Extras(4 b, 4 lb)8
Total(all out, 197 overs)276
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-49, 3-72, 4-169, 5-184, 6-184, 7-187, 8-230, 9-273, 10-276 (197 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Woof58   30673--
WG Grace46   19741--
Page33   15441--
Townsend14   2261--
Gilbert34   11514--
Painter12   960--

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WG Gracec Sherwin b Shaw2     
EM Gracec Attewell b Flowers22     
+WO Moberlyc and b Shaw5     
WWF Pullen hit wkt b Shaw0     
J Cranstonc Barnes b Flowers2     
F Townsendlbw b Gunn28     
WR Gilbertc Flowers b Shaw7     
JR Painterc Mills b Flowers0     
HV Pagelbw b W Wright93     
WO Vizardnot out49     
WA Woofc Shrewsbury b Shaw1     
Extras(7 b)7
Total(all out, 189.2 overs)216
Fall of wickets:
1-2, 2-13, 3-19, 4-31, 5-38, 6-51, 7-54, 8-82, 9-211, 10-216 (189.2 ov)
Nottinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Attewell22   8270--
Flowers43   20513--
Gunn12   5211--
W Wright16   10171--
Barnes8   3150--
Mills18   10150--

Nottinghamshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CW Wrightc WG Grace b Woof0     
A Shrewsburyc EM Grace b WG Grace57     
W Barnesc and b WG Grace1     
W Flowersc Painter b WG Grace73     
W Gunnc Cranston b Pullen77     
J Selbyb Townsend100     
W Attewellnot out15     
W Wrightnot out5     
E Millsdid not bat      
*A Shawdid not bat      
+M Sherwindid not bat      
Extras(3 b, 1 lb)4
Total(6 wickets, 130 overs)332
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-6, 3-118, 4-139, 5-287, 6-322
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Woof32   8891--
WG Grace42   19923--
Page8   2220--
Townsend22   3641--
Gilbert3   0170--
Pullen9   3231--
EM Grace14   4210--

--> HV Page (1) passed his previous highest score of 57 in First-Class matches
--> WO Vizard (1) equalled his previous highest score of 49 in First-Class matches
--> WR Gilbert reached 250 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 4th wicket in the Nottinghamshire first innings