Somerset v Hertfordshire
Other matches in England 1879
VenueCombe Park, Bath on 14th, 15th August 1879 (2-day match)
Balls per over4
TossToss not known
ResultSomerset won by an innings and 52 runs
UmpiresTyers, TW Westell
Close of play day 1Somerset (1) ?/? (Smith 91*)

Hertfordshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
J Hughesb Evans0      
CE Keyserc Sainsbury b Reed0      
TA Pearceb Scott19      
VA Titchmarshc Roe b Reed7      
T Westellc Sainsbury b Evans12      
WT Westellb Scott3      
H Freemanc Lloyd b Evans25      
FT Richardsb Evans8      
PF Sladenb Scott3      
W Westellb Reed2      
LB Keysernot out3      
Extras(12 b, 8 lb)20
Total(all out, 65.1 overs)102
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-102 (65.1 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Reed33   ?353--
Evans17   ?334--
Sainsbury6   ?80--

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
H Rossc Titchmarsh b Hughes20      
SC Newtonb Titchmarsh15      
E Sainsburyc Pearce b Titchmarsh21      
FAL Smithb Hughes91      
EWM Lloydb WT Westell17      
HF Foxc Titchmarsh b Pearce28      
AH Evansb CE Keyser55      
FT Welmanb Hughes28      
WN Roeb CE Keyser19      
F Reednot out2      
H Scottc LB Keyser b Hughes18      
Extras(18 b, 3 lb, 4 w)25
Total(all out, 160.1 overs)339
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-339 (160.1 ov)
Hertfordshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Titchmarsh44   ?7721-
CE Keyser24   ?6123-
Pearce17   ?401--
WT Westell9   ?171--
W Westell3   ?50--

Hertfordshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
J Hughesb Reed1      
CE Keyserb Evans18      
TA Pearceb Reed1      
VA Titchmarshrun out31      
T Westellb Roe17      
WT Westelllbw b Newton28      
H Freemannot out61      
FT Richardsrun out4      
PF Sladenc Smith b Evans1      
W Westellb Evans1      
LB Keyserc Ross b Scott5      
Extras(12 b, 4 lb, 1 nb)17
Total(all out, 99 overs)185
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-185 (99 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Reed26   ?342--
Scott23   ?341-1
Sainsbury12   ?250--
Evans20   ?353--
Roe12   ?151--
Newton6   ?251--

Our thanks to Arthur Haygarth for collecting the information and to Roger Heavens for providing this scorecard which was first published in Arthur Haygarth's Cricket Scores and Biographies Volume 16. Copies of the book can be obtained from . Additions or corrections to this scorecard would be gratefully received.





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