Somerset v Australians
Australia in British Isles 1938
VenueCounty Ground, Taunton on 27th, 28th, 29th July 1938 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSomerset won the toss and decided to bat
ResultAustralians won by an innings and 218 runs
UmpiresE Cooke, CN Woolley
Close of play day 1Australians (1) 106/0 (Walker 35*, Badcock 67*)
Close of play day 2Somerset (2) 119/6 (Andrews 20*, Barnwell 13*)

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MD Lyonc Ward b Fleetwood-Smith26      
FS Leec Chipperfield b McCabe0      
HFT Buserun out0      
RJO Meyerc Barnes b Fleetwood-Smith7      
*EF Longriggb White7      
H Gimblettc Badcock b Fleetwood-Smith7      
WHR Andrewsc and b Ward19      
CJP Barnwellb O'Reilly11      
AW Wellardb White20      
+WT Luckesnot out5      
HL Hazellc Hassett b White3      
Extras(1 b, 1 lb, 3 nb)5
Total(all out, 46.3 overs)110
Fall of wickets:
1-2, 2-2, 3-16, 4-41, 5-49, 6-49, 7-81, 8-85, 9-106, 10-110 (46.3 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McCabe2   201--
Hassett6   3140--
O'Reilly15   5221--
Fleetwood-Smith13   3403--
Ward2   0211--

Australians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+CW Walkerb Andrews37      
CL Badcockrun out110      
*DG Bradmanb Andrews202      
SG Barneslbw b Wellard9      
AL Hassettc Gimblett b Buse31      
AG Chipperfieldb Wellard10      
SJ McCabenot out56      
ECS Whitenot out2      
FA Warddid not bat      
WJ O'Reillydid not bat      
LO Fleetwood-Smithdid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 1 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)7
Total(6 wickets, declared, 105 overs)464
Fall of wickets:
1-108, 2-202, 3-225, 4-289, 5-316, 6-445
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wellard39   81462--
Andrews24   21082--
Meyer17   3540--
Buse12   1821--
Hazell11   1570--
Lyon2   1100--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MD Lyonc Walker b White2      
FS Leec Chipperfield b White4      
HFT Buselbw b O'Reilly33      
RJO Meyerc Badcock b O'Reilly17      
*EF Longriggc Chipperfield b Fleetwood-Smith23      
H Gimblettc Hassett b Ward6      
WHR Andrewsc Walker b Fleetwood-Smith20      
CJP Barnwellb Fleetwood-Smith18      
AW Wellardlbw b Fleetwood-Smith6      
+WT Luckesb Fleetwood-Smith1      
HL Hazellnot out1      
Extras(4 b, 1 nb)5
Total(all out, 48.1 overs)136
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-6, 3-31, 4-70, 5-85, 6-86, 7-120, 8-130, 9-131, 10-136 (48.1 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hassett4   080--
O'Reilly6   1172--
White12   6132--
Ward15   2631--

--> CL Badcock (1) passed 5500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 105

Badcock 110, 133 minutes, fourteen 4's
Bradman 202,thirteenth hundred of the tour, 220 minutes, thirty-two 4's.





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