Yorkshire v Somerset
County Championship 1953
VenueHeadingley, Leeds on 16th, 18th, 19th May 1953 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSomerset won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsYorkshire 4; Somerset 0
UmpiresAH Barrett, TW Spencer
Close of play day 1Somerset (1) 346/9 (Stephenson 97*, Mitchell 0*)
Close of play day 2Yorkshire (1) 525/4 (Watson 162*, Close 4*)

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
H Gimblettc Halliday b Close59     
DL Kitsonc Naylor b Halliday15     
J Lawrencelbw b Cowan0     
MF Tremlettb Cowan57     
R Smithst Brennan b Holdsworth29     
HFT Buselbw b Holdsworth8     
+HW Stephensonnot out98     
*BG Brocklehurstc and b Halliday46     
SS Rogersc Holdsworth b Close18     
M Walkerb Cowan5     
CG Mitchellrun out0     
Extras(3 b, 4 lb, 2 nb, 3 w)12
Total(all out, 132 overs)347
Fall of wickets:
1-35, 2-40, 3-91, 4-150, 5-165, 6-186, 7-251, 8-298, 9-343, 10-347 (132 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cowan35   7833--
Holdsworth28   8492-2
Halliday14   4582--
Naylor35   10840--
Close20   106123-

Yorkshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*L Huttonc Mitchell b Lawrence178     
H Hallidayc Tremlett b Buse3     
WHH Sutcliffeb Mitchell63     
W Watsonnot out162     
EI Lesterst Stephenson b Lawrence98     
DB Closenot out4     
R Illingworthdid not bat      
+DV Brennandid not bat      
JE Naylordid not bat      
MJ Cowandid not bat      
WEN Holdsworthdid not bat      
Extras(9 b, 3 lb, 5 w)17
Total(4 wickets, declared, 137 overs)525
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-172, 3-316, 4-521
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Buse27   7821--
Mitchell25   5901--
Tremlett6   21805-
Smith25   41080--
Lawrence39   81292--
Walker15   2810--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
H Gimblettnot out6     
DL Kitsonc Lester b Holdsworth0     
J Lawrencec Halliday b Cowan5     
MF Tremlettnot out9     
R Smithdid not bat      
HFT Busedid not bat      
+HW Stephensondid not bat      
*BG Brocklehurstdid not bat      
SS Rogersdid not bat      
M Walkerdid not bat      
CG Mitchelldid not bat      
Extras(1 w)1
Total(2 wickets, 23 overs)21
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-9
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cowan5   501--
Holdsworth2   151--
Naylor7   440--
Close9   5110--

--> BG Brocklehurst (1) passed his previous highest score of 40 in first-class matches
--> BG Brocklehurst (1) passed his previous highest score of 40 in County Championship matches
--> SS Rogers (1) passed 3500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 11
--> L Hutton (1) passed 34500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 122
--> JE Naylor made his debut in County Championship matches
--> JE Naylor made his debut in first-class matches
--> MJ Cowan achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Somerset first innings (previous best was 1-92)





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