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Leighton v. Hampshire Rovers

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Leighton v. Hampshire Rovers is a cricket result published in the Warminster & Westbury Journal on 19 june 1897.

Result was a draw.


Leighton v. Hampshire Rovers

Warminster & Westbury Journal (19 june 1897, p. 6)

This two days' match was concluded at Leighton on Friday, the result being a draw. Scores:—

HAMPSHIRE ROVERS.

First innings.

  • Captain Carpenter, c Heathcote, b Newman ... 23
  • A. Conan Doyle, c Heathcote, b H. C. Laverton ... 42
  • J. R. Bailey, b H. C. Laverton ... 17
  • J. H. J. Hornsby, b Newman ... 45
  • J. Dean, b H. C. Laverton ... 9
  • W. Morgan, st Heathcote, b Shorland ... 108
  • F. Johnson, c W. H. Laverton, b Shorland ... 14
  • E. R. M. English, not out ... 64
  • Captain Le Marchant, b Newman ... 6
  • J. L. Nicholson, b Shorland ... 3
  • Capt. Prendergast, c H. C. Laverton, b Atfield ... 21
  • Extras ... 24
  • Total ... 381

Second innings.

  • Captain Carpenter, c and b Shorland ... 17
  • A. Conan Doyle, not out ... 9
  • J. R. Bailey, not out ... 14
  • J. H. J. Hornsby, b H. C. Laverton ... 15
  • J. Dean, b Shorland ... 2
  • F. Johnson, lbw, b Shorland ... 8
  • Total (4 wkts.) ... 65


LEIGHTON.

  • F. W. Stancomb, c Doyle, b Hornsby ... 0
  • Newman, c Doyle, b Dean ... 111
  • D. D. Pontifex, c Bailey, b Le Marchant ... 13
  • V. Leese, c Hornsby, b Dean ... 105
  • G. Erskine, c Nicholson, b Dean ... 17
  • E. T. Shorland, c Nicholson, b Dean ... 67
  • H. C. Laverton, c English, b Dean ... 21
  • Atfield, c Morgan, b Doyle ... 73
  • A. G. Stancomb, c Doyle, b Morgan ... 22
  • J. C. Heathcote, b Doyle ... 3
  • W. H. Laverton, not out ... 2
  • Extras ... 41
  • Total ... 475





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