Sussex v Somerset
County Championship 1939
VenueCounty Ground, Hove on 10th, 11th May 1939 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossSussex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSomerset won by 9 wickets
PointsSussex 0; Somerset 12
UmpiresJ Hardstaff, JA Newman
Close of play day 1Somerset (1) 116/6 (Lee 51*, Longrigg 5*)

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JG Langridgec Luckes b Wellard17      
JH Parksc Luckes b Wellard9      
HW Parksb Wellard8      
HT Bartlettc Luckes b Wellard49      
J Langridgelbw b Andrews13      
G Coxc Seamer b Buse8      
*AJ Holmesc and b Wellard24      
C Oakesnot out27      
+WL Cornfordc Longrigg b Andrews10      
DJ Woodc Longrigg b Andrews0      
JH Cornfordc Hazell b Wellard3      
Extras(4 b, 1 lb)5
Total(all out, 45 overs)173
Fall of wickets:
1-10, 2-30, 3-39, 4-83, 5-100, 6-112, 7-143, 8-158, 9-158, 10-173 (45 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wellard20   3676--
Andrews19   0843--
Buse6   0171--

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FS Leest WL Cornford b J Langridge75      
H Gimblettc WL Cornford b JH Parks43      
NS Mitchell-Inneslbw b JH Parks6      
WHR Andrewsc JG Langridge b JH Cornford6      
HFT Buseb JH Cornford0      
JW Seamerb JH Cornford3      
HD Burroughb JH Parks0      
*EF Longriggb Wood51      
AW Wellardc JG Langridge b JH Cornford42      
+WT Luckesnot out15      
HL Hazellc WL Cornford b JH Cornford4      
Extras(2 b, 3 lb)5
Total(all out, 80 overs)250
Fall of wickets:
1-63, 2-75, 3-82, 4-82, 5-90, 6-93, 7-185, 8-197, 9-246, 10-250 (80 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
JH Cornford24   3845--
Wood20   6511--
JH Parks25   9543--
J Langridge11   0561--

Sussex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JG Langridgec Mitchell-Innes b Buse2      
JH Parkslbw b Andrews31      
HW Parksc Luckes b Buse1      
HT Bartlettb Wellard48      
J Langridgec Gimblett b Wellard30      
G Coxb Andrews11      
*AJ Holmesc Burrough b Wellard6      
C Oakesnot out20      
+WL Cornfordb Andrews0      
DJ Woodc and b Andrews2      
JH Cornfordb Wellard0      
Extras(1 b, 6 lb)7
Total(all out, 43.6 overs)158
Fall of wickets:
1-10, 2-12, 3-52, 4-112, 5-125, 6-129, 7-134, 8-135, 9-151, 10-158 (43.6 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Andrews16   2514--
Buse11   2372--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FS Leec J Langridge b JH Cornford2      
H Gimblettnot out36      
NS Mitchell-Innesnot out44      
WHR Andrewsdid not bat      
HFT Busedid not bat      
JW Seamerdid not bat      
HD Burroughdid not bat      
*EF Longriggdid not bat      
AW Wellarddid not bat      
+WT Luckesdid not bat      
HL Hazelldid not bat      
Total(1 wicket, 13.3 overs)82
Fall of wickets:
1-6 (Lee)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
JH Cornford5   1221--
Wood2   0210--
JH Parks4   2160--
J Langridge1   0120--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.





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