County Championship at Cheltenham, Aug 14-16 1893
197 & 270
(74.2 ov, target 302)
166 & 174
Somerset won by 127 runs
Somerset 1st Innings
WC Hedley  b Murch8-----
LCH Palairet  b Roberts27-----
JB Challen  b Murch14-----
RCN Palairet c †Brain b Roberts16-----
VT Hill  b Roberts0-----
WN Roe  b Roberts75-----
HT Hewett (c)c Page b Murch0-----
SMJ Woods st †Brain b Townsend26-----
AE Newton c de Winton b Murch13-----
GB Nichols not out9-----
EJ Tyler  b Ferris1-----
Extras(b 8)8
TOTAL(63.3 Ov, RR: 3.71)197
Fall of wickets: 1-10, 2-32, 3-58, 4-58, 5-71, 6-74, 7-118, 8-153, 9-186, 10-197
CL Townsend2037114.2600
WH Murch2456743.3500
FG Roberts1724343.0300
JJ Ferris2.31813.6900
Gloucestershire 1st Innings
RW Rice c & b Tyler0-----
JJ Ferris  b Nichols32-----
WG Grace c †Newton b Nichols7-----
GS de Winton lbw b Tyler80-----
JR Painter c RCN Palairet b Hedley6-----
EM Grace (c) b Hedley0-----
HV Page c LCH Palairet b Nichols22-----
WH Brain c Woods b Tyler5-----
CL Townsend not out1-----
WH Murch  b Tyler2-----
FG Roberts c Hill b Tyler1-----
Extras(b 9, lb 1)10
TOTAL(104.2 Ov, RR: 1.9)166
Fall of wickets: 1-0, 2-31, 3-51, 4-68, 5-68, 6-140, 7-162, 8-162, 9-164, 10-166
EJ Tyler33.2123951.4000
SMJ Woods1323202.9500
GB Nichols35154831.6400
WC Hedley2383721.9300
Somerset 2nd Innings
HT Hewett (c)c Painter b Murch33-----
LCH Palairet c Painter b Ferris72-----
JB Challen st †Brain b WG Grace30-----
WC Hedley c †Brain b Ferris14-----
RCN Palairet c WG Grace b Roberts39-----
VT Hill c Page b Murch29-----
WN Roe not out9-----
SMJ Woods c de Winton b Townsend22-----
AE Newton st †Brain b Townsend4-----
GB Nichols st †Brain b Townsend0-----
EJ Tyler st †Brain b Townsend0-----
Extras(b 15, lb 3)18
TOTAL(74 Ov, RR: 4.37)270
Fall of wickets: 1-58, 2-122, 3-143, 4-174, 5-219, 6-233, 7-265, 8-270, 9-270, 10-270
CL Townsend811642.4000
WH Murch2028825.2800
FG Roberts1534413.5200
JJ Ferris1927424.6700
WG Grace1233013.0000
Gloucestershire 2nd Innings (target: 302 runs)
RW Rice c Roe b Tyler2-----
JR Painter c †Newton b Woods11-----
JJ Ferris  b Tyler1-----
GS de Winton run out10-----
WG Grace c & b Woods14-----
EM Grace (c)c LCH Palairet b Tyler28-----
HV Page  b Nichols40-----
WH Brain c Hewett b Tyler17-----
CL Townsend c RCN Palairet b Tyler4-----
WH Murch c RCN Palairet b Hedley26-----
FG Roberts not out11-----
Extras(b 10)10
TOTAL(74.2 Ov, RR: 2.8)174
Fall of wickets: 1-2, 2-15, 3-19, 4-37, 5-47, 6-82, 7-127, 8-131, 9-144, 10-174
EJ Tyler36107152.3600
SMJ Woods2144622.6200
GB Nichols1042412.8800
WC Hedley7.222313.7200
College Ground, Cheltenham
TossSomerset , elected to bat first
SeriesCounty Championship 1893
Match days14,15,16 August 1893 (3-day match)
James Street
S Talboys
Balls per over5
PointsSomerset 1, Gloucestershire -1
Mon, 14 Aug - day 1 - Gloucestershire 1st innings 88/5 (GS de Winton 35*, HV Page 4*)
Tue, 15 Aug - day 2 - Somerset 2nd innings 270
Wed, 16 Aug - day 3 - Gloucestershire 2nd innings 174 (74.2 ov) - end of match
  • CL Townsend completed a hat-trick in the Somerset second innings