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
Derbyshire v Leics at Derby - Sep 23-26
Derbyshire 278/8
Essex v Worcs at Chelmsford - Sep 23-26
Worcs 84 Essex 167/3
Glamorgan v Hampshire at Cardiff - Sep 23-26
Hampshire 306/6
Kent v Gloucs at Canterbury - Sep 23-26
Gloucs 179 Kent 51/4
Lancashire v Middlesex at Manchester - Sep 23-26
Middlesex 214
Northants v Sussex at Northampton - Sep 23-26
Sussex 259/7
Warwickshire v Durham at Birmingham - Sep 23-26
Durham 201 Warwickshire 74/0
Yorkshire v Somerset at Leeds - Sep 23-26
Yorkshire 212/8
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