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County Championship - Season 1968

County Championship - Results

DateOpponentsVenueResultsScores
01 MaySussexHoveMatch Drawn (5 pts)
Toss won by Sussex
Sus 140 (Graves 45, Cottam 6-79)
Hants 135-9 (Wheatley 61no, MA Buss 3-31)
Sus 183-7 (MA Buss 71, Shackleton 3-35)
Hants 91-3 (Richards 53no, Snow 1-14)
04 MayYorkshireHarrogateMatch Drawn (1 pt)
Toss won by Hampshire
Hants 122 (Richards 70, Wilson 3-21)
Yorks 41-2 (Sharpe 18, Cottam 2-13)
11 MayWarwickshireEdgbastonMatch Drawn (0 pts)
Toss won by Hampshire
War 118-4 (Jameson 39, Shackleton 3-33)
15 MayGlamorganSouthamptonLost by 2 wkts (5 pts)
Toss won by Hampshire
Hants 155 (Timms 44no, B Lewis 4-46)
Glam 82 (Morris 26, Shackleton 5-38)
Hants 106 (Reed 24, B Lewis 7-28)
Glam 180-8 (Walker 37, Shackleton 5-51)
18 MayMiddlesexBournemouthMatch Drawn (2 pts)
Toss won by Hampshire
Hants 148 (Turner 68no, Pric e 4-43)
Middx 111-5 (Harris 32, Shackleton 2-29)
Hants 139-8 (Richards 50, Latchman 4-55)
Middx 59-3 (Parfitt 25no, White 2-21)
22 MayGloucestershireBristolWon by 5 wkts (13 pts)
Toss won by Gloucestershire
Glos 251-9 (Procter 101, White 4-60)
Hants 221 (Timms 81no, Mortimore 5-60)
Glos 109 (Nicholls 42, Cottam 6-35)
Hants 140-5 (Sainsbury 43no, Mortimore 2-32)
29 MayNorthamptonshireNorthamptonMatch Drawn (8 pts)
Toss won by Northamptonshire
Hants 336-8 (Richards 130, Durose 3-61)
Nhants 251 (Milburn 74, Crump 74, White 4-82)
Hants 154-1 (Richards 104no, Durose 1-41))
Nhants 92-4 (Ackerman 39no, Cottam 2-5)
01 JunKentSouthamptonMatch Drawn (5 pts)
Toss won by Kent
Kent 148 (Asif Iqbal 51, White 4-39)
Hants 230 (Sainsbury 62, Graham 4-62)
Kent 342-8 (Shepherd 106no, Castell 3-89)
05 JunSomersetPortsmouthMatch Drawn (5 pts)
Toss unknown
Hants 227 (Reed 59, Chappell 3-33)
Som 236 (Burgess 57, Holder 5-96)
Hants 206-6 (Richards 62, Langford 3-44)
Som 114-8 (Alley 29, Sainsbury 2-4)
08 JunGlamorganCardiffLost by an innings and 16 runs (4 pts)
Toss won by Hampshire
Hants 145 (Reed 59, Cordle 7-43)
Glam 213-9 (Majid Khan 91, Cottam 6-54)
Hants 52 (Marshall 14, Walker 5-9)
15 JunSomersetBathWon by 9 wkts (17 pts)
Toss won by Somerset
Som 181 (Clarkson 57, Shackleton 4-46)
Hants 316 (Richards 71, Robinson 3-74)
Som 153 (Virgin 44, Cottam 5-60)
Hants 22-1 (Reed 11no, Burgess 1-13)
19 JunWarwickshireBasingstokeWon by 6 wkts (19 pt)
Toss won by Warwickshire
War 145 (Kanhai 33, White 4-35)
Hants 272 (Richards 133, Hemmings 6-90)
War 186 (Amiss 67, Cottam 7-61)
Hants 60-4 (Marshall 35no, Bannister 2-16)
22 JunLancashirePortsmouthMatch Drawn (1 pt)
Toss won by Hampshire
Lancs 92-3 (Wood 38no, White 1-14)
Hants 29-3 (Richards 20no, Statham 3-17)
29 JunLeicestershireLeicesterWon by 78 runs (16 pt)
Toss won by Leicestershire
Hants 187 (Marshall 54, Cross 4-50)
Leics 82 (Norman 15, Barratt 15, Shackleton 5-20, White 5-54)
Hants 195-5 (Livingstone 102no, Cross 3-35)
Leics 222 (Booth 47, Cottam 6-55)
06 JulKentGillinghamLost by 120 runs (5 pts)
Toss won by Kent
Kent 223 (Luckhurst 111, White 5-52)
Hants 136 (Richards 29, Reed 29, Underwood 4-47)
Kent 91-9 (Asif Iqbal 21, Shackleton 4-32)
Hants 58 (Reed 17, Underwood 7-17)
10 JulSurreySouthamptonMatch Drawn (3 pts)
Toss unknown
Hants 119 (Richards 39, Cumbes 6-47)
Sur 109-6 (Smith 29, Shackleton 3-35)
Hants 140-7 (Reed 54, Pocock 4-69)
Sur 106-5 (Younis Ahmed 50no, Shackleton 3-18(
13 JulGloucestershireBournemouthMatch Drawn (2 pts)
Toss won by Gloucestershire
Glos 206-9 (Green 60, Castell 4-38)
Hants 180-9 (Reed 62, Brown 3-8)
Glos 149-9 (Allen 51, White 3-17)
17 JulEssexBournemouthWon by 114 runs (20 pts)
Toss won by Hampshire
Hants 318 (Marshall 90, Lever 4-59)
Ess 169 (Fletcher 74, Cottam 5-44)
Hants 114-7 (Lewis 31, East 4-45)
Ess 149 (Fletcher 80, Richards 3-25)
20 JulEssexWestcliff-on-SeaWon by an innings and 14 runs (21 pt)
Toss won by Essex
Ess 95 (Barker 30, Shackleton 5-17)
Hants 301-4 (Richards 176, Edmeades 1-19)
Ess 192 (Irvine 53, White 4-61)
24 JulNottinghamshireWorksopWon by 87 runs (15 pts)
Toss unknown
Hants 135 (Marshall 49, Forbes 6-51)
Notts 85 (Bolus 22, Cottam 6-14)
Hants 207-8 (Richards 58, Sainsbury 58, Halfyard 4-61)
Notts 170 (Sobers 67, White 4-42)
27 JulWorcestershirePortsmouthLost by 115 runs (5 pts)
Toss won by Hampshire
Worcs 104 (Barker 30, Cottam 6-33)
Hants 163 (Reed 49, D'Oliveira 5-49)
Worcs 257-6 (Ormrod 123no, Sainsbury 2-20)
Hants 83 (Richards 20, D'Oliveira 6-29)
31 JulSussexPortsmouthWon by 7 wkts (12 pts)
Toss won by Sussex
Sus 225-5 (Suttle 98, Shackleton 3-48)
Hants 129-5 (Richards 82no, A Buss 2-31)
Sus 80-6 (Parks 25no, Sainsbury 2-16)
Hants 177-3 (Ricahrds 83, Greig 2-41)
03 AugMiddlesexLordsMatch Drawn (2 pts)
Toss won by Middlesex
Middx 264-7 (Murray 104no, White 3-35)
Hants 163 (Richards 82, Latchman 5-48)
Middx 69-1 (Parfitt 39no, White 1-27)
14 AugLeicestershireBournemouthMatch Drawn (5 pts)
Toss unknown
Hants 315-8 (Richards 67, Cotton 2-35)
Leics 166-4 (Norman 51no, Shackleton 2-42)
17 AugNorthamptonshireBournemouthLost by 65 runs (5 pts)
Toss won by Hampshire
Nhants 85 (Scott 17, Cottam 4-30)
Hants 91-2 (Richards 51no, Durose 1-5)
Nhants 173-8 (Milburn 51, Sainsbury 2-24)
Hants 102 (Livingstone 45, Mushtaq Mohammad 5-45)
28 AugNottinghamshirePortsmouthMatch Drawn (9 pts)
Toss unknown
Hants 411-6 (Richards 206, Taylor 2-81)
Notts 331-6 (Bolus 117, Shackleton 3-95)
Hants 122-5 (Richards 30, Taylor 3-24)
Notts 116-5 (Bolus 47, Cottam 3-37)
31 AugDerbyshireDerbyMatch Drawn (7 pts)
Toss won by Hampshire
Hants 243 (Marshall 51, Ward 5-50)
Der 167 (Taylor 52, Cottam 4-51)
Hants 137-8 (Sainsbury 43no, Ward 3-23)
Der 184-8 (Harvey 61, Sainsbury 4-92)
04 SepSurreyThe OvalMatch Drawn (3 pts)
Toss won by Surrey
Sur 227-4 (Edrich 123, Shackleton 3-76)
Hants 175-6 (Gilliat 46, Waller 2-22)
Sur 134-4 (Younis Ahmed 41no, Castell 2-28)
Hants 133-8 (Richards 87, Knight 2-4)
Runs scored 7840 for 359 wkts at an average of 21.83 per wkt.
Runs against 8057 for 392 wkts at an average of 20.55 per wkt.
Played 28, Won 8, Drawn 15, Lost 5, Points 215 (Batting 43, Bowling 92)
Finish - 5th

Averages

CtStPlayerMatchesInningsNO50's100'sHSRunsAverageOversMaidensRunsWkts5Wi10WmBPRPOAverage
9 AT Castell121450037no191 21.221883357515004-38 3.05 38.33
15 RMH Cottam272412001687 7.25 955.22891996122917-61 2.08 16.36
6 RMC Gilliat182602064588 22.61         
2 JW Holder *562001939 9.751332342012105-96 3.15 35.00
3 TE Jesty341002227 9.00102220000-6 2.20--
6 RV Lewis *101811051219 12.88         
16 DA Livingstone1420521102no407 27.1371311001-31 4.42 31.00
6 RE Marshall274236098898 23.02         
9 BL Reed284717073990 21.52         
36 BA Richards *284751352062039 48.5455201254003-25 2.27 31.25
31 PJ Sainsbury284472062836 22.59 593.3276112840004-92 1.90 28.20
3 D Shackleton262840039126 5.25 1021.54231758101415-17 1.72 17.40
523BSV Timms283672081no446 15.37         
16 DR Turner213291068no409 17.78         
3 KJ Wheatley91121061no100 11.11 77.1291967004-1 2.53 28.00
4 DW White242510012104 4.33 550.5121135775205-52 2.46 18.09
  Extras/run outs      334   44915     
2173TOTALS30842465376 7840 3591.412178057392162   
* County Championship Debut

Hundreds

ScorePlayerOpponentsVenue
206BA RichardsNottinghamshirePortsmouth
176BA RichardsEssexWestcliff-on-Sea
133BA RichardsWarwickshireBasingstoke
130BA RichardsNorthamptonshireNorthampton
104noBA RichardsNorthamptonshireNorthampton
102noDA LivingstoneLeicestershireLeicester

5 Wkts in an Innings

ReturnPlayerOpponentsVenue
7-61RMH CottamWarwickshireBasingstoke
6-14RMH CottamNottinghamshireWorksop
6-33RMH CottamWorcestershirePortsmouth
6-35RMH CottamGloucestershireBristol
6-54RMH CottamGlamorganCardiff
6-55RMH CottamLeicestershireLeicester
6-79RMH CottamSussexHove
5-17D ShackletonEssexWestcliff-on-Sea
5-20D ShackletonLeicestershireLeicester
5-38D ShackletonGlamorganSouthampton
5-44RMH CottamEssexBournemouth
5-51D ShackletonGlamorganSouthampton
5-52DW WhiteKentGillingham
5-54DW WhiteLeicestershireLeicester
5-60RMH CottamSomersetBath
5-96JW HolderSomersetPortsmouth

10 Wkts in a Match

ReturnsPlayerOpponentsVenue
10-87 (3-26 & 7-61)RMH CottamWarwickshireBasingstoke
10-89 (5-38 & 5-51)D ShackletonGlamorganSouthampton

Best Partnerships

WktScorePlayersOpponentsVenue
1st182BA Richards and BL ReedNorthamptonshireNorthampton
 118BA Richards and BL ReedSussexPortsmouth
2nd120BA Richards and PJ SainsburyNorthamptonshireNorthampton
 106BL Reed and BSV TimmsGloucestershireBristol
3rd207BA Richards and RE MarshallNottinghamshirePortsmouth
 123BA Richards and RE MarshallEssexWestcliff-on-Sea
 117BA Richards and RE MarshallEssexBournemouth
 105BA Richards and RE MarshallSomersetBath
4th144BA Richards and PJ SainsburyEssexWestcliff-on-Sea
5th80DR Turner and RMC GilliatMiddlesexBournemouth
6th134DA Livingstone and DR TurnerLeicestershireLeicester
7th129BA Richards and BSV TimmsWarwickshireBasingstoke
8th43DA Livingstone and D ShackletonDerbyshireDerby
9th45AT Castell and D ShackletonLeicestershireBournemouth
10th47DR Turner and RMH CottamLeicestershireLeicester
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