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TEAM RECORDS
Most runs scored in an innings714-5 v Nottinghamshire (The Rose Bowl 2005)
672-7 v Somerset (Taunton 1899)
671-8 v Kent (Canterbury 2002)
654-8 v Nottinghamshire (Trent Bridge 2009)
648-7 v Surrey (The Oval 2017)
List of all scores of 500+
Most runs against in an innings742 by Surrey (The Oval 1909)
708-7 by Australians (Southampton 1921)
705-9 by Somerset (Taunton 2003)
Least runs scored in an innings15 v Warwickshire (Edgbaston 1922)
(Hampshire went on to win by 155 runs)
23 v Derbyshire (Burton-on-Trent 1958)
24 v MCC (Lords 1878)
30 v Worcestershire (Worcester 1903)
30 v Nottinghamshire (Southampton 1932)
List of all scores less than 51
Least runs against in an innings23 by Yorkshire (Middlesbrough 1965)
32 by Kent (Southampton 1952)
34 by Gloucestershire (Bristol 1914)
Most aggregate runs in a match1706 Warwickshire (Warwickshire 1997)
1557 Surrey (Surrey 2002)
1548 Nottinghamshire (Nottinghamshire 2004)
1541 Kent (Kent 2005)
1523 Essex (Essex 1996)
List of aggregate scores of 1300+
Most wins in succession7 (3 Aug 1921 to 24 Aug 1921)
6 (31 May 1961 to 21 Jun 1961)
Most losses in succession9 (2 Jun1904 to 21 Jul 1904)
9 (6 Jul 1946 to 7 Aug 1946)
Most draws in succession10 (14 Jul 1954 to 14 Aug 1954)
9 (8 Jul 1978 to 19 Aug 1978)
Most matches without losing19 (27 Apr 1985 to 10 Aug 1985)
17 (7 Jun 1958 to 9 Aug 1958)
Most matches without winning29 (11 Jun 1903 to 28 Jul 1904 (inc 2 aban))
26 (28 Aug 1899 to 9 May 1901)
BATTING (CAREER) RECORDS
Most Career Runs48,892 CP Mead (1905-1936)
30,303 RE Marshall (1953-1972)
22,962 G Brown (1908-1933)
22,450 JR Gray (1948-1966)
21,596 J Arnold (1929-1950)
21,536 H Horton (1953-1967)
19,840 CG Greenidge (1970-1987)
19,576 PJ Sainsbury (1954-1976)
18,984 RA Smith (1982-2003)
18,683 DR Turner (1966-1989)
18,466 HAW Bowell (1902-1927)
17,401 MCJ Nicholas (1978-1995)
16,134 VP Terry (1978-1996)
15,833 NT McCorkell (1932-1951)
15,607 BA Richards (1968-1978)
15,292 NH Rogers (1946-1955)
15,287 CL Smith (1980-1991)
14,925 AS Kennedy (1907-1936)
14,753 TE Jesty (1966-1984)
13,904 JA Newman (1906-1930)
12,959 JHK Adams (2002-2018)
12,660 DA Livingstone (1959-1972)
12,626 LH Tennyson (1913-1935)
12,212 EM Sprot (1898-1914)
11,140 ACD Ingleby-Mackenzie (1951-1965)
10,277 MA Carberry (2006-2017)
10,091 EDR Eagar (1946-1957)
9,894 WCL Creese (1928-1939)
9,477 AE Pothecary (1927-1946)
9,358 RMC Gilliat (1966-1978)
Best career average (min of 30 completed inns)58.90 CB Fry (1909-1921)
50.50 BA Richards (1968-1978)
48.84 CP Mead (1905-1936)
47.77 RM Poore (1898-1906)
47.50 ND McKenzie (2010-2013)
46.68 SM Katich (2003-2012)
45.63 CL Smith (1980-1991)
45.40 CG Greenidge (1970-1987)
45.06 JP Crawley (2002-2009)
43.88 N Pothas (2002-2011)
42.64 MA Carberry (2006-2017)
42.09 RA Smith (1982-2003)
40.80 DI Gower (1990-1993)
40.02 JM Vince (2009-2018)
39.76 FE Lacey (1880-1897)
Most career double centuries11 CP Mead (1905-1936)
6 CG Greenidge (1970-1987)
5 JHK Adams (2002-2018)
Most career centuries138 CP Mead (1905-1936)
60 RE Marshall (1953-1972)
49 RA Smith (1982-2003)
48 CG Greenidge (1970-1987)
41 CL Smith (1980-1991)
38 BA Richards (1968-1978)
37 G Brown (1908-1933)
37 VP Terry (1978-1996)
36 J Arnold (1929-1950)
34 MCJ Nicholas (1978-1995)
32 H Horton (1953-1967)
30 JR Gray (1948-1966)
Most Career Fifties (inc 100's)369 CP Mead (1905-1936)
221 RE Marshall (1953-1972)
154 H Horton (1953-1967)
152 J Arnold (1929-1950)
149 JR Gray (1948-1966)
148 CG Greenidge (1970-1987)
133 G Brown (1908-1933)
132 RA Smith (1982-2003)
129 BA Richards (1968-1978)
117 VP Terry (1978-1996)
117 DR Turner (1966-1989)
115 CL Smith (1980-1991)
115 HAW Bowell (1902-1927)
111 MCJ Nicholas (1978-1995)
103 PJ Sainsbury (1954-1976)
BATTING (SEASON) RECORDS
Most Runs in a Season2854 CP Mead (1928)
2671 CP Mead (1921)
2607 RE Marshall (1961)
2576 CP Mead (1933)
2495 CP Mead (1913)
2000 Runs in a SeasonThere have been 25 occurances, the first was CP Mead (1913)
and the last was CG Greenidge (1986).
CP Mead (10)
RE Marshall (4)
H Horton (3)
JR Gray (3)
1000 Runs in a SeasonSince the reduction of matches in 1993 there have been 36 occurances.
Best 1737 JP Crawley (2006).
JHK Adams (5)
MA Carberry (4)
VP Terry (3)
RA Smith (3)
Best season average (min of 6 completed inns)121.57 CB Fry (1912)
107.07 RM Poore (1899)
79.27 CP Mead (1928)
77.14 SR Watson (2005)
75.66 FE Lacey (1884)
75.19 CP Mead (1927)
74.18 N Pothas (2009)
70.94 CB Fry (1911)
69.50 MA Carberry (2009)
68.00 CP Mead (1912)
Most 50's in a season (inc 100's)24 CP Mead (1928)
23 CP Mead (1921)
22 RE Marshall (1959)
22 BA Richards (1968)
21 H Horton (1961)
21 CP Mead (1923)
Most 100's in a season12 CP Mead (1928)
10 CP Mead (1933)
10 CP Mead (1926)
9 CP Mead (1913)
8 TE Jesty (1982)
8 CG Greenidge (1986)
8 CP Mead (1921)
8 CP Mead (1922)
8 CP Mead (1927)
BATTING (INNINGS) RECORDS
Highest individual score316 RH Moore v Warwickshire (Bournemouth 1937)
311no JP Crawley v Nottinghamshire (The Rose Bowl 2005)
304 RM Poore v Somerset (Taunton 1899)
301no JP Crawley v Nottinghamshire (Trent Bridge 2004)
300no MA Carberry v Yorkshire (The Rose Bowl 2011)
Highest individual score
against Hampshire
303 not out GA Hick for Worcestershire (Southampton 1997)
302 not out P Holmes for Yorkshire (Portsmouth 1920)
Highest Partnership (any wicket)523 (3rd wkt) MA Carberry and ND McKenzie v Yorkshire (The Rose Bowl 2011)
411 (6th wkt) RM Poore and EG Wynyard v Somerset (Taunton 1899)
387 (3rd wkt) WR Smith and JM Vince v Essex (The Ageas Bowl 2014)
373 (2nd wkt) JHK Adams and MA Carberry v Somerset (Taunton 2011)
367 (4th wkt) JHK Adams and SM Ervine v Warwickshire (The Ageas Bowl 2017)
Highest 1st wkt Partnership347 VP Terry and CL Smith v Warwickshire (Edgbaston 1987)
292 VP Terry and TC Middleton v Northamptonshire (Bournemouth 1990)
274 VP Terry and CL Smith v Sussex (Hove 1991)
267 VP Terry and TC Middleton v Surrey (Southampton 1992)
264 VP Terry and CL Smith v Oxford Univ (The Parks 1990)
Highest 2nd wkt Partnership373 JHK Adams and MA Carberry v Somerset (Taunton 2011)
321 G Brown and EIM Barrett v Gloucestershire (Southampton 1920)
314 MA Carberry and MJ Lumb v Durham (Basingstoke 2010)
302 VP Terry and TE Jesty v Cambridge Univ (Fenner's 1984)
290 MCJ Nicholas and DR Turner v Oxford Univ (The Parks 1983)
Highest 3rd wkt Partnership523 MA Carberry and ND McKenzie v Yorkshire (The Rose Bowl 2011)
387 WR Smith and JM Vince v Essex (The Ageas Bowl 2014)
344 G Brown and CP Mead v Yorkshire (Portsmouth 1927)
321 CL Smith and TE Jesty v Derbyshire (Derby 1983)
311 CG Greenidge and DR Turner v Gloucestershire (Gloucester 1987)
Highest 4th wkt Partnership367 JHK Adams and SM Ervine v Warwickshire (The Ageas Bowl 2017)
278 JHK Adams and JM Vince v Yorkshire (Scarborough 2010)
263 RE Marshall and DA Livingstone v Middlesex (Lords 1970)
259 CP Mead and LH Tennyson v Leicestershire (Portsmouth 1921)
259 MCJ Nicholas and RA Smith v Leicestershire (Bournemouth 1985)
Highest 5th wkt Partnership235 G Hill and DF Walker v Sussex (Portsmouth 1937)
231 CB Llewellyn and EIM Barrett v Derbyshire (Southampton 1903)
219 CB Llewellyn and JG Greig v South Africans (Southampton 1901)
219 CP Mead and HVL Day v Kent (Southampton 1922)
217 JP Crawley and N Pothas v Nottinghamshire (The Rose Bowl 2006)
Highest 6th wkt Partnership411 RM Poore and EG Wynyard v Somerset (Taunton 1899)
313 JA Newman and LH Tennyson v West Indians (Southampton 1928)
254 JP Crawley and AD Mascarenhas v Nottinghamshire (The Rose Bowl 2005)
251 CP Mead and JA Newman v Warwickshire (Bournemouth 1928)
225 JM Vince and SM Ervine v Glamorgan (Cardiff 2014)
Highest 7th wkt Partnership325 G Brown and CH Abercrombie v Essex (Leyton 1913)
270 CP Mead and JP Parker v Kent (Canterbury 1926)
234 AD Mascarenhas and SR Watson v Warwickshire (The Rose Bowl 2005)
205 ML Hayden and SD Udal v Warwickshire (Southampton 1997)
202 BA Richards and MNS Taylor v Nottinghamshire (Trent Bridge 1974)
Highest 8th wkt Partnership257 AJ Bichel and N Pothas v Gloucestershire (Cheltenham, College 2005)
227 KD James and TM Tremlett v Somerset (Taunton 1985)
191 MT Coles and AJA Wheater v Lancashire (Southport 2013)
178 CP Mead and CP Brutton v Worcestershire (Bournemouth 1925)
168 MNS Taylor and GR Stephenson v Glamorgan (Southampton 1978)
Highest 9th wkt Partnership230 DA Livingstone and AT Castell v Surrey (Southampton 1962)
197 CP Mead and WRD Shirley v Warwickshire (Edgbaston 1923)
177 G Brown and WH Livsey v Warwickshire (Edgbaston 1922)
157 CP Mead and WH Livsey v Nottinghamshire (Southampton 1921)
147 J Stone and EMC Ede v Sussex (Portsmouth 1905)
Highest 10th wkt Partnership192 HAW Bowell and WH Livsey v Worcestershire (Bournemouth 1921)
168 DJ Balcombe and CP Wood v Leicestershire (Leicester 2012)
147 EM Sprot and AE Fielder v Gloucestershire (Bristol 1911)
127 CP Mead and GS Boyes v Worcestershire (Worcester 1922)
125 AL Hosie and WL Budd v Glamorgan (Bournemouth 1935)
Highest 1st wkt Partnership
against Hampshire
379 R Abel and W Brockwell for Surrey (The Oval 1897)
Highest 2nd wkt Partnership
against Hampshire
371 JB Hobbs and EG Hayes for Surrey (The Oval 1909)
Highest 3rd wkt Partnership
against Hampshire
438 GA Hick and TM Moody for Worcestershire (Southampton 1997)
Highest 4th wkt Partnership
against Hampshire
325 JW Hearne and EH Hendren for Middlesex (Lords 1919)
Highest 5th wkt Partnership
against Hampshire
335 JO Troughton and TR Ambrose for Warwickshire (Edgbaston 2009)
Highest 6th wkt Partnership
against Hampshire
264 M Robinson and SW Montgomery for Glamorgan (Bournemouth 1949)
Highest 7th wkt Partnership
against Hampshire
254 W Rhodes and DCF Burton for Yorkshire (Dewsbury 1919)
Highest 8th wkt Partnership
against Hampshire
222 IJL Trott and CR Woakes for Warwickshire (The Rose Bowl 2009)
222 BT Foakes and GJ Batty for Surrey (The Ageas Bowl 2016)
Highest 9th wkt Partnership
against Hampshire
168 ERT Holmes and EWJ Brooks for Surrey (The Oval 1936)
Highest 10th wkt Partnership
against Hampshire
214 NV Knight and A Richardson for Warwickshire (Edgbaston 2002)
BOWLING (CAREER) RECORDS
Most Career Wickets2,669 D Shackleton (1948-1969)
2,549 AS Kennedy (1907-1936)
1,946 JA Newman (1906-1930)
1,415 GS Boyes (1921-1939)
1,245 PJ Sainsbury (1954-1976)
1,097 DW White (1957-1971)
1,041 OW Herman (1929-1948)
834 VHD Cannings (1950-1959)
826 MD Marshall (1979-1993)
711 CB Llewellyn (1899-1910)
708 SD Udal (1989-2007)
693 RMH Cottam (1963-1971)
647 CJ Knott (1938-1954)
617 G Hill (1932-1954)
614 CA Connor (1984-1998)
602 G Brown (1908-1933)
580 H Baldwin (1877-1905)
527 MB Heath (1954-1962)
504 RJ Maru (1984-1998)
481 MD Burden (1953-1963)
475 TE Jesty (1966-1984)
467 J Bailey (1927-1952)
451 JR Gray (1948-1966)
450 AD Mascarenhas (1996-2013)
445 TM Tremlett (1976-1991)
425 NGC Cowley (1974-1989)
412 JW Southern (1975-1983)
404 GEM Heath (1937-1949)
401 WCL Creese (1928-1939)
380 JA Tomlinson (2002-2016)
359 KD James (1985-1999)
Best Career average (min of 60 wickets)13.26 AW Ridley (1875-1878)
14.15 J Southerton (1864-1867)
16.70 AME Roberts (1973-1978)
18.16 HW Tate (1869-1885)
18.23 D Shackleton (1948-1969)
18.64 MD Marshall (1979-1993)
20.23 HH Armstrong (1882-1885)
20.71 RMH Cottam (1963-1971)
21.16 AS Kennedy (1907-1936)
21.38 KJ Abbott (2014-2018)
21.52 A Jaques (1913-1914)
21.69 VHD Cannings (1950-1959)
Best Career RPO (min of 300 Overs)1.98 D Shackleton (1948-1969)
2.03 DR O'Sullivan (1971-1973)
2.10 PJ Sainsbury (1954-1976)
2.17 HW Tate (1869-1885)
2.24 WKM Benjamin (1994-1996)
Most Career 5fers205 AS Kennedy (1907-1936)
190 D Shackleton (1948-1969)
128 JA Newman (1906-1930)
71 GS Boyes (1921-1939)
58 OW Herman (1929-1948)
56 DW White (1957-1971)
55 CB Llewellyn (1899-1910)
Most Career 10 wkt Matches41 AS Kennedy (1907-1936)
37 D Shackleton (1948-1969)
34 JA Newman (1906-1930)
11 CB Llewellyn (1899-1910)
11 GS Boyes (1921-1939)
BOWLING (SEASON) RECORDS
Most Wickets in a Season190 AS Kennedy (1922)
177 JA Newman (1921)
174 AS Kennedy (1923)
170 AS Kennedy (1921)
164 AS Kennedy (1920)
163 D Shackleton (1958)
161 D Shackleton (1962)
160 AS Kennedy (1914)
158 D Shackleton (1961)
157 D Shackleton (1955)
156 JA Newman (1910)
154 D Shackleton (1957)
100 Wickets in a SeasonThere have been 72 occurances, the first was H Baldwin (1895)
and the last was MD Marshall (1986).
D Shackleton (19)
AS Kennedy (12)
JA Newman (9)
50 Wickets in a SeasonSince the reduction of matches in 1993 there have been 24 occurances.
Best 74 SD Udal (1993).
SD Udal (6)
SK Warne (4)
Best season average (min 12 wkts)6.08 AW Ridley (1875)
7.86 FGG Jellicoe (1880)
10.69 F Tate (1870)
10.71 JG Galpin (1875)
11.13 AW Ridley (1876)
11.20 CR Young (1880)
11.61 HW Tate (1869)
12.65 HW Tate (1878)
12.85 J Southerton (1865)
12.93 HC McDonell (1912)
Best season RPO (min 60 overs)1.54 JG Galpin (1875)
1.59 D Shackleton (1966)
1.62 HH Armstrong (1882)
1.65 D Shackleton (1967)
1.68 FGG Jellicoe (1880)
Most 5fers in a season20 AS Kennedy (1922)
18 AS Kennedy (1923)
17 JA Newman (1910)
16 AS Kennedy (1920)
16 D Shackleton (1958)
Most 10 wkt Matches in a Season7 JA Newman (1910)
7 AS Kennedy (1922)
6 AS Kennedy (1920)
5 JA Newman (1926)
BOWLING (MATCH) RECORDS
Best performance in an innings9-25 RMH Cottam v Lancashire (Old Trafford, 1965)
9-26 AEG Baring v Essex (Colchester, Garrison, 1931)
9-30 D Shackleton v Warwickshire (Portsmouth, 1960)
9-33 AS Kennedy v Lancashire (Liverpool, 1920)
9-38 CA Connor v Gloucestershire (Southampton, 1996)
Best performance in a match16-88 JA Newman v Somerset (Weston-Super-Mare, 1927)
15-116 AS Kennedy v Somerset (Bath, 1922)
15-142 H Baldwin v Sussex (Hove, 1898)
Best performance in an innings
against Hampshire
10-46 W Hickton for Lancashire (Old Trafford 1870)
10-47 OD Gibson for Durham (Chester-le-Street 2007)
Best performance in a match
against Hampshire
17-103 W Mycroft for Derbyshire (Southampton, Antelope Ground 1876)
17-119 W Mead for Essex (Southampton 1895)
Hat-TricksAW Ridley v Sussex (Hove 1875)
JA Newman v Australians (Southampton 1909)
AS Kennedy v Somerset (Bournemouth 1920)
AS Kennedy v Gloucestershire (Southampton 1920)
AS Kennedy v Gloucestershire (Southampton 1924)
GS Boyes v Surrey (Portsmouth 1925)
GS Boyes v Warwickshire (Edgbaston 1926)
OW Herman v Glamorgan (Portsmouth 1938)
TA Dean v Worcestershire (Bournemouth 1939)
DW White v Sussex (Portsmouth 1961)
DW White v Sussex (Hove 1962)
JW Holder v Kent (Southampton 1972)
MD Marshall v Somerset (Taunton 1983)
KJ Shine v Lancashire (Old Trafford 1992)
KD James v Indians (Southampton 1996)
CT Tremlett v Nottinghamshire (Trent Bridge 2005)
BV Taylor v Middlesex (The Rose Bowl 2006)
FIELDING (CAREER) RECORDS
Most Career Dismissals700 RJ Parks (1980-1992) (630ct, 70st)
689 NT McCorkell (1932-1951) (512ct, 177st)
666 L Harrison (1939-1966) (567ct, 99st)
645 GR Stephenson (1969-1980) (570ct, 75st)
625 WH Livsey (1913-1929) (372ct, 253st)
Most Career Catches as an outfielder633 CP Mead (1905-1936)
601 PJ Sainsbury (1954-1976)
484 AS Kennedy (1907-1936)
471 GS Boyes (1921-1939)
350 JR Gray (1948-1966)
FIELDING (SEASON) RECORDS
Most Dismissals in a season83 L Harrison (1959) (76ct, 7st)
81 RJ Parks (1986) (73ct, 8st)
80 WH Livsey (1921) (48ct, 32st)
80 GR Stephenson (1970) (73ct, 7st)
79 BSV Timms (1965) (73ct, 6st)
Most Catches as an outfielder in a season56 PJ Sainsbury (1957)
46 PJ Sainsbury (1961)
43 PJ Sainsbury (1958)
41 CP Mead (1923)
41 CP Mead (1914)
FIELDING (MATCH) RECORDS
Most Dismissals in a match10 RJ Parks v Derbyshire (Portsmouth 1981)
10 AN Aymes v Oxford Univ (The Parks 1989)
10 N Pothas v Durham (Chester-le-Street 2008)
Most Catches as an outfielder in a match7 TA Dean v Essex (Colchester 1947)
7 RJ Maru v Northamptonshire (Bournemouth 1988)
7 LA Dawson v Northamptonshire (Northampton 2012)
ALL-ROUNDER (CAREER) RECORDS
10,000 runs and 1,000 wicketsAS Kennedy (1907-1936) 14,925 runs and 2,549 wkts
PJ Sainsbury (1954-1976) 19,576 runs and 1,245 wkts
JA Newman (1906-1930) 13,904 runs and 1,946 wkts
7,500 runs and 350 dismissals by W/KNT McCorkell (1932-1951) 15,833 runs and 689 dismissals
J Stone (1900-1914) 9,167 runs and 473 dismissals
L Harrison (1939-1966) 8,708 runs and 666 dismissals
N Pothas (2002-2011) 7,549 runs (average 43.88) and 398 dismissals
Special mentionGeorge Brown (1909-1933) was the ultimate all-rounder.
He played 539 First Class matches, scored 22,962 runs,
took 602 wkts but also kept wicket on occasions
and took 536 dismissals.
ALL-ROUNDER (SEASON) RECORDS
1,000 runs and 100 wktsCB Llewellyn (1910) 1110 runs and 133 wkts
AS Kennedy (1921) 1271 runs and 170 wkts
JA Newman (1921) 1065 runs and 177 wkts
AS Kennedy (1922) 1047 runs and 190 wkts
AS Kennedy (1923) 1252 runs and 174 wkts
JA Newman (1923) 1006 runs and 148 wkts
JA Newman (1926) 1208 runs and 145 wkts
JA Newman (1927) 1281 runs and 105 wkts
JA Newman (1928) 1447 runs and 103 wkts
J Bailey (1948) 1399 runs and 121 wkts
1000 runs and 50 dismissals by W/KNT McCorkell (1937) 1506 runs and 68 dismissals
NT McCorkell (1936) 1350 runs and 65 dismissals
NT McCorkell (1950) 1317 runs and 60 dismissals
NT McCorkell (1935) 1319 runs and 59 dismissals
G Brown (1930) 1444 runs and 57 dismissals
NT McCorkell (1938) 1586 runs and 56 dismissals
J Stone (1913) 1249 runs and 51 dismissals
NT McCorkell (1947) 1665 runs and 50 dismissals
G Brown (1931) 1032 runs and 50 dismissals
ALL-ROUNDER (MATCH) RECORDS
Century and 5 wkts in a matchAW Ridley (104, 5-52 & 5-61) v Kent (Faversham, 1876)
FE Lacey (157 & 7-149) v Sussex (Hove, 1882)
CB Llewellyn (136* & 6-109) v Gentlemen of Philadelphia (Southampton, 1903)
KD James (103 & 5-74) v Indians (Southampton, 1996)
JM Vince (114 & 5-41) v Loughborough MCCU (The Ageas Bowl, 2013)
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