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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
Hampshire v Middlesex at Southampton - May 1-4
Hampshire 336 Middlesex 199/3 (62.1 ov)
Kent v Glamorgan at Canterbury - May 1-4
Glamorgan 260 & 118/2 (33.3 ov) Kent 488
Northants v Derbyshire at Northampton - May 1-4
Derbyshire 324 Northants 135/1 (46.4 ov)
Notts v Yorkshire at Nottingham - May 1-4
Notts 261 Yorkshire 271/7 (68 ov)
Somerset v Lancashire at Taunton - May 1-4
Lancashire 493/9d Somerset 89/2 (34.3 ov)
Surrey v Durham at The Oval - May 1-4
Surrey 457 Durham 263/3 (68.2 ov)
Sussex v Leics at Hove - May 1-4
Sussex 163 Leics 381/4 (109.4 ov)
Worcs v Essex at Worcester - May 1-4
Essex 427/6 (111 ov)
Derbyshire v Sussex at Derby
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Essex v Sri Lankans at Chelmsford
May 8-10, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Glamorgan v Worcs at Cardiff
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Kent v Gloucs at Canterbury
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Lancashire v Hampshire at Manchester
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Leics v Northants at Leicester
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Middlesex v Notts at Lord's
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Warwickshire v Somerset at Birmingham
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds
May 8-11, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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