Leicestershire v Somerset
County Championship 1929
VenueAylestone Road, Leicester on 5th, 6th, 7th June 1929 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSomerset won the toss and decided to bat
ResultLeicestershire won by 4 wickets
PointsLeicestershire 8; Somerset 0
UmpiresD Denton, AE Street
Close of play day 1Somerset (1) 33/5 (White 2*, Longrigg 7*)
Close of play day 2Leicestershire (1) 64/4 (Armstrong 0*, King 0*)

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AES Ripponb Coleman4      
A Youngc Astill b Shipman13      
FS Leeb Geary2      
JW Leeb Geary2      
*JC Whitelbw b Geary3      
CCC Casec Sidwell b Shipman0      
EF Longriggc Smith b Geary14      
GF Earlec Geary b Astill48      
GE Huntb Astill3      
AW Wellardc Armstrong b Astill0      
+WS Wildenot out4      
Extras(9 b, 2 lb, 1 w)12
Total(all out, 36.3 overs)105
Fall of wickets:
1-14, 2-20, 3-23, 4-24, 5-25, 6-39, 7-90, 8-96, 9-98, 10-105 (36.3 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Shipman9   1172--
Coleman4   181--
Geary14   5404--
Smith1   100--

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*EW Dawsonc White b Wellard15      
AW Shipmanc White b Wellard2      
GL Berryc Hunt b White39      
JC Bradshawc Hunt b White5      
NF Armstrongb Wellard2      
JW Kingc White b Wellard4      
CAR Colemanb Wellard0      
WE Astillb Wellard3      
G Gearynot out13      
+TE Sidwellc Rippon b White17      
HA Smithc FS Lee b White17      
Extras(2 b, 3 lb, 4 nb)9
Total(all out, 67.2 overs)126
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-53, 3-64, 4-64, 5-71, 6-72, 7-72, 8-83, 9-107, 10-126 (67.2 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wellard28   11556--
Hunt10   6160--
JW Lee2   120--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AES Ripponb Astill2      
A Youngc Shipman b Astill16      
FS Leec Dawson b Astill1      
JW Leeb Geary1      
*JC Whitelbw b Astill5      
CCC Caselbw b Astill1      
EF Longriggb Geary11      
GF Earlec Coleman b Astill15      
GE Huntb Astill0      
AW Wellardb Astill0      
+WS Wildenot out2      
Extras(2 b, 4 lb, 1 w)7
Total(all out, 39.4 overs)61
Fall of wickets:
1-17, 2-21, 3-22, 4-24, 5-25, 6-36, 7-54, 8-55, 9-55, 10-61 (39.4 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Shipman6   420--
Astill14   7238--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*EW Dawsonb Wellard15      
AW Shipmanb White6      
GL Berryc Young b White1      
HA Smithb Wellard1      
JC Bradshawc Longrigg b White3      
+TE Sidwellst Wilde b White8      
NF Armstrongnot out5      
JW Kingnot out1      
CAR Colemandid not bat      
WE Astilldid not bat      
G Gearydid not bat      
Extras(1 lb, 1 nb)2
Total(6 wickets, 22.1 overs)42
Fall of wickets:
1-13, 2-15, 3-17, 4-20, 5-32, 6-36
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
White11   894--

--> AW Shipman (1) passed 6000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 2
--> G Geary reached 850 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Somerset first innings
--> AW Wellard achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Leicestershire first innings (previous best was 6-108)
--> AW Wellard achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Leicestershire first innings (previous best was 6-108)
--> AW Wellard completed a hat-trick for Somerset





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