Gloucestershire v Somerset
County Match 1885
VenueBatsford Road, Moreton-in-Marsh on 3rd, 4th, 5th August 1885 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossGloucestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultGloucestershire won by an innings and 268 runs
Close of play day 1Gloucestershire (1) 367/7 (Page 67*, Winterbotham 19*)
Close of play day 2Somerset (1) 75/9 (Clapp 7*)

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WG Gracelbw b Winter16     
+JH Brainb Challen44     
JR Painterb Parfitt68     
F Townsendc Marsh b Reed43     
WR Gilbertc HE Hall b Winter37     
HV Pagerun out116     
EL Griffithsb Parfitt7     
G Francisb Parfitt15     
AS Winterbothamc Winter b HE Hall35     
T Gregglbw b Winter4     
WA Woofnot out9     
Extras(35 b, 18 lb, 1 w)54
Total(all out, 190 overs)448
Fall of wickets:
1-61, 2-93, 3-189, 4-228, 5-254, 6-311, 7-335, 8-408, 9-415, 10-448 (190 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Parfitt44   101053--
Winter61   181103--
HE Hall32   14501--
Sainsbury12   3290--
Challen24   4651--
Reed10   5201--
Hulls2   150--
HGH Hall5   1100--

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*E Sainsburyc Gregg b Woof40     
HGH Hallc Grace b Woof0     
JB Challenb Woof0     
HF Reedb Woof3     
JJA Parfittb Page20     
+FT Welmanc Grace b Page0     
EC Marshb Page0     
AE Clappnot out23     
CH Hullsb Page0     
HE Hallc Woof b Page1     
CE Winterb Woof9     
Extras(3 b, 1 lb)4
Total(all out, 73.2 overs)100
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-12, 3-18, 4-61, 5-61, 6-65, 7-?, 8-?, 9-75, 10-100 (73.2 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Grace22   7490--
Page15   7145--
Griffiths4   1110--

Somerset second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
*E Sainsburyc Grace b Woof3     
HGH Halllbw b Woof2     
JB Challenb Woof5     
JJA Parfittc Brain b Grace0     
HF Reedb Woof0     
+FT Welmanc Griffiths b Woof14     
EC Marshlbw b Grace15     
AE Clappc Brain b Woof8     
CE Winternot out21     
HE Hallc Grace b Woof3     
CH Hullsc Brain b Grace8     
Extras(1 b)1
Total(all out, 76.3 overs)80
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-15, 3-16, 4-16, 5-16, 6-35, 7-?, 8-41, 9-70, 10-80 (76.3 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Woof38   21287--

--> EC Marsh made his debut in First-Class matches
--> CH Hulls made his debut in First-Class matches
--> AS Winterbotham made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> HGH Hall made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> HV Page (1) passed his previous highest score of 93 in First-Class matches
--> HV Page (1) made his first century in First-Class matches
--> AS Winterbotham (1) passed his previous highest score of 13 in First-Class matches
--> WA Woof reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the Somerset first innings