Somerset v Sussex
County Championship 1923
VenueCounty Ground, Taunton on 1st, 2nd, 3rd August 1923 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSussex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSomerset won by 6 wickets
PointsSomerset 5; Sussex 0
UmpiresT Flowers, HI Young
Close of play day 1Somerset (1) 128/7 (White 7*, Earle 1*)
Close of play day 2Sussex (2) 269/9 (Tate 48*, Roberts 28*)

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AHH Gilliganlbw b Robertson-Glasgow9      
EH Bowleyst Lyon b White55      
KA Higgsc White b Robertson-Glasgow4      
GR Coxb White5      
AJ Holmesb White2      
TER Cookc and b White43      
*AER Gilliganb Earle7      
MW Tatec Earle b White26      
AF Wensleyc Earle b White11      
HE Robertsb Robertson-Glasgow5      
+WL Cornfordnot out8      
Extras(2 lb, 2 nb)4
Total(all out, 68.1 overs)179
Fall of wickets:
1-21, 2-27, 3-38, 4-40, 5-95, 6-127, 7-133, 8-160, 9-169, 10-179 (68.1 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bridges4   0130--
White30   8616--
Earle11   1341--

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*J Daniellc Higgs b Tate19      
TC Lowryb AER Gilligan0      
+MD Lyonc Bowley b Tate13      
JCW MacBryanc Cornford b AER Gilligan1      
PR Johnsonb Tate59      
A Younglbw b Cox26      
JC Whiteb Tate23      
AG Marshallb Tate0      
GF Earleb Tate13      
RC Robertson-Glasgowc Cornford b AER Gilligan14      
JJ Bridgesnot out1      
Extras(11 b, 1 lb)12
Total(all out, 54 overs)181
Fall of wickets:
1-2, 2-17, 3-20, 4-44, 5-109, 6-125, 7-125, 8-144, 9-179, 10-181 (54 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Tate21   7436--
AER Gilligan16   1803--
Cox14   2381--
AHH Gilligan3   080--

Sussex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AHH Gilliganb Robertson-Glasgow22      
EH Bowleyb Robertson-Glasgow1      
KA Higgsrun out6      
GR Coxb White57      
AJ Holmesc White b Robertson-Glasgow0      
TER Cookb White27      
+WL Cornfordb White0      
*AER Gilliganc Lyon b Robertson-Glasgow64      
MW Tatenot out49      
AF Wensleyb Bridges5      
HE Robertsc Johnson b Robertson-Glasgow28      
Extras(5 b, 2 lb, 3 nb, 1 w)11
Total(all out, 76.5 overs)270
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-26, 3-35, 4-35, 5-92, 6-92, 7-161, 8-200, 9-214, 10-270 (76.5 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bridges16   25211-
White26   5853--
Earle9   0360--
Young3   0150--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*J Daniellc Cox b AER Gilligan0      
JCW MacBryannot out116 18010-  
+MD Lyonb Tate31      
TC Lowryb Bowley77      
PR Johnsonc AER Gilligan b Bowley1      
A Youngnot out29      
JC Whitedid not bat      
AG Marshalldid not bat      
GF Earledid not bat      
RC Robertson-Glasgowdid not bat      
JJ Bridgesdid not bat      
Extras(13 b, 4 lb)17
Total(4 wickets, 83.1 overs)271
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-56, 3-177, 4-183
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Tate29   13491--
AER Gilligan11   0571--
Cox17   3450--
Roberts3   0160--
Bowley16   2562--
AHH Gilligan4   0170--

--> A Young (1) passed 2000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 18
--> TC Lowry (2) equalled his previous highest score of 77 in County Championship matches
--> A Young (2) passed 2000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 8
--> JC White reached 850 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 6th wicket in the Sussex first innings
--> MW Tate reached 150 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 6th wicket in the Somerset first innings
--> AER Gilligan reached 100 wickets in County Championship matches for the season when taking his 1st wicket in the Somerset second innings





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