|Venue||Rodney Parade, Newport on 7th, 8th August 1901 (2-day match)|
|Balls per over||6|
|Toss||Monmouthshire won the toss and decided to bat|
|Result||Wiltshire won by an innings and 185 runs|
|Points||Monmouthshire -1; Wiltshire 1|
|Umpires||H Coulson, R Rogers|
|Close of play day 1||Wiltshire (1) 416/9 (Taunton 110*, Overton 53*)|
|Monmouthshire first innings||Runs||Balls||Mins||4s||6s|
|AJ Silverlock||b Overton||4|
|ES Phillips||lbw b Smith||16|
|NC Phillips||c Miller b Smart||18|
|PC Phillips||b Smith||16|
|F Rees||c Smart b Smith||5|
|WH Creese||c Overton b Smart||5|
|M Harris||b Smart||2|
|*LF Stedman||not out||11|
|WEC Hudden||b Smith||8|
|+EMR Brewer||c Miller b Smart||1|
|R Steeples||b Smart||2|
|Total||(all out, 28 overs)||90|
|Fall of wickets:|
|1-6, 2-30, 3-50, 4-56, 5-63, 6-66, 7-68, 8-80, 9-81, 10-90 (28 ov)|
|Wiltshire first innings||Runs||Balls||Mins||4s||6s|
|JE Stevens||b Steeples||7|
|WRR Smith||c Brewer b Silverlock||0|
|HS Snell||c Stedman b Steeples||49|
|T Smart||run out||0|
|RW Awdry||c Harris b Silverlock||94|
|HW Cobb||c PC Phillips b Harris||27|
|*AM Miller||c ES Phillips b Steeples||7|
|CS Awdry||c and b Harris||13|
|SJH Taunton||not out||110|
|+FW Newman||b Hudden||23|
|W Overton||not out||53|
|Total||(9 wickets, declared, 76 overs)||416|
|Fall of wickets:|
|1-9, 2-19, 3-19, 4-132, 5-181, 6-195, 7-201, 8-235, 9-298|
|Monmouthshire second innings||Runs||Balls||Mins||4s||6s|
|AJ Silverlock||b Smith||18|
|F Rees||b Smith||9|
|NC Phillips||c Smart b Smith||13|
|ES Phillips||b Smart||27|
|PC Phillips||b Smart||6|
|M Harris||b Smart||0|
|*LF Stedman||b Overton||6|
|WEC Hudden||c [unknown] b Smart||37|
|+EMR Brewer||b Smart||3|
|R Steeples||not out||10|
|WH Creese||absent hurt|
|Extras||(? b, 0 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)||12|
|Total||(all out, 62.5 overs)||141|
|Fall of wickets:|
|1-16, 2-40, 3-45, 4-55, 5-55, 6-82, 7-122, 8-131, 9-141 (62.5 ov)|
--> ES Phillips made his debut in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> NC Phillips made his debut in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> RW Awdry (1) passed his previous highest score of 90 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> SJH Taunton (1) passed his previous highest score of 59 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> SJH Taunton (1) made his first century in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> WH Creese made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> M Harris made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> EMR Brewer made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches
This card comes from the Minor Counties Research Project - research is continuing on this scorecard which can be expected to change.
Wiltshire won at soon after 2.40 pm on the second day by the margin of an innings and 185 runs.
For the winners, Taunton scored 110 not out, R W Awdry 94 with 9 fours, and Overton 53.
Snell and Awdry put on 113 runs for the fourth wicket, which was the second highest partnership for that wicket during the season, and Taunton and Overton an undefeated 118 for the tenth wicket, which was the second highest for that wicket during the season and a new record for the Championship, exceeding the 87 achieved on two occasions in 1898.
Taunton and Newman had added 63 runs for the ninth wicket.
Smart took 10 wickets in the match for 79 runs.
Rain stopped play 20 minutes early on the first day.
Creese injured his back on the first day and was unable to bat in the Monmouthshire second innings.
Silverlock was reported as suffering from a cold and lumbago.
[Missing: Extras breakdown; in Wiltshire inns breakdown and duration of Taunton's 110 not out, and boundaries in Overton's 53 not out.]
Sources: South Wales Argus 7,8 August; South Wales Daily News 8,9 August; South Wales Daily Telegraph 7,8 August; South Wales Times 9 August; Western Mail 8,9 August; Devizes and Wiltshire Gazette 8,15 August; Marlborough Times 17 August; North Wilts Herald 10 August; Wiltshire Chronicle 10 August; Wiltshire Telegraph 10 August; The Sportsman 8,9 August.
Hudden was caught by Awdry in the second innings but it is not known which one took the catch
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