Yorkshire v Somerset
County Championship 1949
VenueHeadingley, Leeds on 7th, 9th May 1949 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSomerset won the toss and decided to bat
ResultYorkshire won by 9 wickets
PointsYorkshire 12; Somerset 0
UmpiresB Flint, A Skelding
Close of play day 1Yorkshire (1) 178/8 (Lester 57*)

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
H Gimblettc and b Yardley29      
E Hilllbw b Yardley44      
HFT Busec Coxon b Aspinall3      
NS Mitchell-Inneslbw b Aspinall0      
M Coopec Yardley b Aspinall0      
*GES Woodhouseb Coxon1      
J Lawrencec Yardley b Aspinall0      
+HW Stephensonc Halliday b Aspinall19      
AW Wellardc Watson b Yardley2      
J Redmanb Aspinall5      
HL Hazellnot out3      
Extras(2 b, 4 lb)6
Total(all out, 54.3 overs)112
Fall of wickets:
1-61, 2-68, 3-74, 4-76, 5-81, 6-82, 7-92, 8-96, 9-105, 10-112 (54.3 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Coxon15   4211--
Yardley17   2313--

Yorkshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
L Huttonc Gimblett b Buse23      
H Hallidayc Stephenson b Wellard15      
W Watsonc Stephenson b Buse35      
*NWD Yardleyc Mitchell-Innes b Buse2      
WHH Sutcliffeb Hazell3      
EI Lesterc Mitchell-Innes b Wellard87      
A Coxonb Hazell17      
R Aspinallc Redman b Hazell5      
JH Wardleb Buse12      
+DV Brennanb Buse10      
EP Robinsonnot out0      
Extras(5 b, 3 lb, 1 nb)9
Total(all out, 73.5 overs)218
Fall of wickets:
1-31, 2-43, 3-71, 4-78, 5-104, 6-136, 7-150, 8-178, 9-214, 10-218 (73.5 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wellard17   2622--
Redman5   0150--
Hazell15   4313--
Lawrence10   1260--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
H Gimblettlbw b Aspinall3      
E Hillb Coxon50      
HFT Buseb Aspinall9      
NS Mitchell-Innesb Coxon12      
M Coopeb Aspinall6      
*GES Woodhousec Brennan b Aspinall54      
J Lawrenceb Aspinall25      
+HW Stephensonc Halliday b Aspinall8      
AW Wellardc and b Aspinall1      
J Redmanrun out1      
HL Hazellnot out0      
Extras(2 b, 3 lb, 2 nb)7
Total(all out, 73.5 overs)176
Fall of wickets:
1-10, 2-46, 3-64, 4-77, 5-94, 6-159, 7-166, 8-175, 9-176, 10-176 (73.5 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Aspinall20   5467--
Yardley11   4240--
Robinson19   6210--
Wardle6   3140--

Yorkshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
L Huttonnot out40      
H Hallidayb Wellard19      
W Watsonnot out11      
*NWD Yardleydid not bat      
WHH Sutcliffedid not bat      
EI Lesterdid not bat      
A Coxondid not bat      
R Aspinalldid not bat      
JH Wardledid not bat      
+DV Brennandid not bat      
EP Robinsondid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 3 lb)4
Total(1 wicket, 18.2 overs)74
Fall of wickets:
1-39 (Halliday)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wellard7   0351--
Buse9   3270--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> E Hill (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 30
--> GES Woodhouse (2) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 34





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