Hampshire v Kent
County Match 1885
VenueCounty Ground, Southampton on 20th, 21st, 22nd July 1885 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossKent won the toss and decided to bat
ResultKent won by 132 runs
Close of play day 1Hampshire (1) 107/7 (Leat 20*)
Close of play day 2Kent (2) 296/9 (Marchant 62*)

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GG Hearneb Willoughby10     
F Hearnec Simpson b Dible16     
RS Jonesb Armstrong26     
RT Thorntonc Fellowes b Armstrong14     
AJ Thorntonc Longman b Willoughby13     
F Marchantc Fellowes b Armstrong19     
J Woottonb Willoughby7     
A Hearnenot out4     
K McAlpinec Longman b Willoughby2     
H Hearnec and b Dible14     
+JH Pentecostc Simpson b Fellowes0     
Extras(8 b)8
Total(all out, 108 overs)133
Fall of wickets:
1-26, 2-26, 3-61, 4-82, 5-89, 6-106, 7-112, 8-115, 9-132, 10-133 (108 ov)
Hampshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Dible22   11302--
Willoughby37   19514--
Armstrong32   18323--
Lacey15   10110--
Fellowes2   111--

Hampshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HH Armstrongb H Hearne5     
E Hallc AJ Thornton b A Hearne12     
V Simpsonst Pentecost b A Hearne7     
*FE Laceyc Pentecost b H Hearne5     
H Calderc Pentecost b Wootton44     
GH Longmanc A Hearne b H Hearne0     
AB Heathb H Hearne12     
+CW Leatc RT Thornton b AJ Thornton31     
WG Diblenot out41     
J Fellowesb Wootton13     
FG Willoughbyb H Hearne19     
Extras(4 b)4
Total(all out, 99.2 overs)193
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-16, 3-29, 4-29, 5-34, 6-66, 7-107, 8-143, 9-169, 10-193 (99.2 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
A Hearne31   14512--
H Hearne35.214605--
Wootton21   7562--
AJ Thornton12   6221--

Kent second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AJ Thorntonb Dible59     
F Hearnec Leat b Willoughby25     
GG Hearnec Leat b Dible18     
RS Jonesc Fellowes b Armstrong43     
RT Thorntonc Leat b Willoughby38     
F Marchantnot out62     
J Woottonb Dible2     
A Hearneb Dible0     
K McAlpinec Dible b Willoughby0     
H Hearneb Armstrong17     
+JH Pentecostc Longman b Willoughby1     
Extras(22 b, 6 lb, 4 w)32
Total(all out, 169.3 overs)297
Fall of wickets:
1-75, 2-109, 3-120, 4-175, 5-239, 6-244, 7-246, 8-247, 9-296, 10-297 (169.3 ov)
Hampshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Dible46   27604--
Armstrong36   21432--
Lacey10   2230--
Fellowes5   1120--
Calder6   1130--
Longman1   1004-

Hampshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HH Armstrongc Pentecost b Wootton41     
GH Longmanb Wootton1     
AB Heathc Marchant b Wootton4     
*FE Laceyb Wootton0     
V Simpsonb Wootton3     
H Calderc Pentecost b H Hearne6     
+CW Leatb Wootton2     
E Hallc Jones b H Hearne4     
WG Diblec F Hearne b Wootton20     
J Fellowesnot out6     
FG Willoughbyc McAlpine b Wootton12     
Extras(5 b, 1 lb)6
Total(all out, 57.1 overs)105
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-15, 3-17, 4-29, 5-56, 6-62, 7-65, 8-69, 9-91, 10-105 (57.1 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
A Hearne4   290--
H Hearne22   8432--
F Hearne3   080--

--> K McAlpine made his debut in First-Class matches
--> V Simpson made his debut in First-Class matches
--> E Hall made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> V Simpson made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> AB Heath made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> H Calder (1) passed his previous highest score of 14 in First-Class matches
--> FG Willoughby (1) passed his previous highest score of 11 in First-Class matches