Middlesex v Somerset
County Championship 1937
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 18th, 19th August 1937 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossMiddlesex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMiddlesex won by an innings and 132 runs
PointsMiddlesex 15; Somerset 0
UmpiresWA Buswell, TW Oates
Close of play day 1Somerset (1) 34/1 (Lee 11*)

Middlesex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+WFF Pricec Luckes b Wellard2      
GE Hartc Wellard b Andrews84      
WJ Edrichlbw b Wellard129      
EH Hendrenlbw b Andrews8      
DCS Comptonc Cameron b Hazell81      
R Feltonc McRae b Andrews54      
BL Muncerlbw b Hazell8      
*RWV Robinsc Wellard b Hazell7      
JM Simsnot out2      
CIJ Smithc Hazell b Wellard3      
LH Grayc Luckes b Wellard0      
Extras(12 b, 2 lb, 1 w)15
Total(all out, 104.4 overs)393
Fall of wickets:
1-2, 2-211, 3-227, 4-250, 5-352, 6-368, 7-379, 8-386, 9-393, 10-393 (104.4 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Andrews22   2723--
Mitchell-Innes9   0530--
Hazell21   7593--
Cameron14   0660--
Gimblett7   0410--
Lee2   070--

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FS Leelbw b Robins25      
H Gimblettb Gray23      
NS Mitchell-Innesb Gray3      
HD Burroughlbw b Robins0      
JH Cameronc Sims b Robins0      
*RA Inglelbw b Robins0      
AW Wellardc Compton b Robins34      
FM McRaec Price b Smith3      
+WT Luckesrun out1      
WHR Andrewsnot out38      
HL Hazellc Price b Sims0      
Extras(2 b, 1 lb)3
Total(all out, 34.1 overs)130
Fall of wickets:
1-34, 2-42, 3-43, 4-43, 5-43, 6-76, 7-81, 8-84, 9-106, 10-130 (34.1 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smith11   4251--
Gray9   2222--
Robins12   0735--

Somerset second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
FS Leec Gray b Sims16      
H Gimblettb Gray44      
NS Mitchell-Innesb Smith3      
HD Burroughb Smith0      
JH Cameronlbw b Sims0      
*RA Ingleb Gray37      
AW Wellardc Robins b Sims1      
FM McRaeb Gray9      
+WT Luckesc Edrich b Sims6      
WHR Andrewsnot out2      
HL Hazellc Gray b Sims11      
Extras(2 lb)2
Total(all out, 44.5 overs)131
Fall of wickets:
1-28, 2-37, 3-41, 4-42, 5-76, 6-77, 7-111, 8-118, 9-118, 10-131 (44.5 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smith13   6352--
Gray8   2133--
Robins2   0110--
Muncer4   1150--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> WFF Price (1) passed 6500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 2
--> R Felton (1) passed his previous highest score of 27 in County Championship matches
--> RWV Robins reached 50 wickets in County Championship matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the Somerset first innings
--> RWV Robins completed a hat-trick in the Somerset first innings
--> CIJ Smith reached 600 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Somerset second innings





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