CricketArchive

f13498
cc6234
Somerset v Essex
County Championship 1931
VenueCounty Ground, Taunton on 13th, 15th, 16th June 1931 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSomerset won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsSomerset 3; Essex 5
UmpiresA Skelding, EJ Smith
Close of play day 1Essex (1) 52/2 (Cutmore 32*, O'Connor 0*)
Close of play day 2Somerset (2) 85/1 (Lee 34*, Hunt 6*)

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Youngc Smith b Nichols0     
JW Leelbw b Smith39     
JCW MacBryanc Cutmore b Nichols4     
RA Inglelbw b Smith66     
*JC Whitelbw b Nichols22     
CCC Caseb Nichols31     
HD Burroughb Nichols20     
GF Earlec Sheffield b Nichols2     
AW Wellardb Smith15     
GE Huntnot out7     
+FL Prattenc Hipkin b Nichols0     
Extras(2 b, 3 lb, 1 w)6
Total(all out, 86.4 overs)212
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-5, 3-78, 4-126, 5-143, 6-181, 7-183, 8-194, 9-208, 10-212 (86.4 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Nichols23.45557--
Smith27   8683--
O'Connor2   080--
Eastman14   2320--
Wade17   2390--
Hipkin3   140--

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DF Popeb White17     
JA Cutmorerun out48     
TH Wadest Pratten b White0     
J O'Connorc Young b White48     
TN Pearceb Young1     
MS Nicholsst Pratten b Lee6     
LC Eastmanb Young13     
*HM Morrisb Lee43     
+JR Sheffieldc MacBryan b Young8     
AB Hipkinc Hunt b White26     
TPB Smithnot out9     
Extras(5 b, 4 lb, 1 w)10
Total(all out, 119.5 overs)229
Fall of wickets:
1-43, 2-47, 3-80, 4-81, 5-98, 6-131, 7-143, 8-156, 9-204, 10-229 (119.5 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wellard30   11530--
Hunt4   1170--
White39.514794--
Lee23   5512--
Young23   11193--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Youngb Nichols37     
JW Leenot out34     
GE Huntnot out6     
JCW MacBryandid not bat      
RA Ingledid not bat      
*JC Whitedid not bat      
CCC Casedid not bat      
HD Burroughdid not bat      
GF Earledid not bat      
AW Wellarddid not bat      
+FL Prattendid not bat      
Extras(8 b)8
Total(1 wicket, 43 overs)85
Fall of wickets:
1-69 (Young)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Nichols11   3211--
Smith12   3270--
Eastman5   1100--
Wade8   1130--
Hipkin6   350--
Pope1   010--

Notes
--> There was no play on the final day.
--> J O'Connor (1) passed 14000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 16
--> LC Eastman (1) passed 5500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 7
--> A Young (2) passed 10500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 25
--> JW Lee (2) passed 2500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 31
--> JCW MacBryan made his last appearance in County Championship matches
--> JC White reached 2000 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 4th wicket in the Essex first innings

 

 

 

 

This page was created by the CricketArchive Oracles



LATEST SCORES





We would like to thank all our contributors. Click here to see how to you can help.
Copyright © 2003-2014 CricketArchive