William Hogsflesh      

Full name William Hogsflesh

Born November 11, 1774, Hambledon, Hampshire

Died April 29, 1818, Southwick, Hampshire (aged 43 years 169 days)

Major teams Hampshire XI

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 11 19 4 63 14 4.20 0 0 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM 4w 5w 10
First-class 11 10 0+ 0+ 12 3/? 3/? 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Hampshire XI v England at Hambledon, Jun 24-25, 1772 scorecard
Last First-class Kent XI v Hampshire XI at Sevenoaks, Jun 14-15, 1775 scorecard
Profile

The unfortunately named William Hogsflesh was a well known bowler, probably of quick medium pace, but his best years were before statistical records began in 1772 and so most of his feats are lost. He was noted in The Cricketers of My Time as one of the change bowlers to Thomas Brett and Richard Nyren. He is said to have had "a high delivery with a generally good length". He made 11 known first-class appearances during 1772 - 1775.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
Gloucs v Durham at Bristol - Apr 21-24
Gloucs 303 Durham 372/7 (121 ov)
Hampshire v Yorkshire at Southampton - Apr 21-24
Hampshire 455 Yorkshire 231 (77.2 ov)
Kent v Derbyshire at Canterbury - Apr 21-24
Kent 259 & 308 (72.4 ov) Derbyshire 159
Lancashire v Somerset at Manchester - Apr 21-24
Lancashire 109 & 260/2 (83.4 ov) Somerset 278
Leics v Glamorgan at Leicester - Apr 21-24
Leics 420 Glamorgan 386/6 (101 ov)
Middlesex v Essex at Lord's - Apr 21-24
Middlesex 507/7d Essex 215/5 (67.2 ov)
Warwickshire v Surrey at Birmingham - Apr 21-24
Warwickshire 332 Surrey 415/6 (111.1 ov)
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