Somerset v Middlesex
County Championship 1955
VenueRecreation Ground, Bath on 29th, 30th June 1955 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSomerset won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSomerset won by 63 runs
PointsSomerset 12; Middlesex 0
UmpiresD Davies, H Elliott
Close of play day 1Middlesex (1) 97/6 (Bick 23*, Warr 11*)

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*GG Tordoffb Titmus53      
Yawar Saeedc Edrich b Titmus64      
MF Tremlettc Young b Titmus16      
PB Wightc Edrich b Titmus6      
CF Daveyb Titmus4      
BA Langfordst Compton b Young3      
+HW Stephensonc and b Titmus0      
J Hiltonb Young6      
KE Palmerb Titmus10      
JWJ McMahonnot out7      
B Lobbb Titmus0      
Extras(3 b, 2 lb)5
Total(all out, 69.2 overs)174
Fall of wickets:
1-108, 2-136, 3-136, 4-146, 5-149, 6-149, 7-151, 8-162, 9-174, 10-174 (69.2 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Moss15   4510--
Warr9   1300--
Bennett3   0150--
Young17   8292--

Middlesex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JDB Robertsonc Stephenson b Lobb23      
SM Brownc Stephenson b Yawar Saeed8      
*WJ Edrichc Tremlett b McMahon8      
D Bennettc McMahon b Palmer7      
DO Baldryc Hilton b McMahon12      
FJ Titmuslbw b Palmer1      
DA Bicklbw b Yawar Saeed33      
JJ Warrb Lobb13      
+LH Comptonc Wight b Lobb11      
JA Youngnot out12      
AE Mosslbw b Lobb0      
Extras(1 b, 6 lb, 1 nb)8
Total(all out, 58.2 overs)136
Fall of wickets:
1-32, 2-32, 3-47, 4-47, 5-52, 6-80, 7-100, 8-124, 9-136, 10-136 (58.2 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Yawar Saeed17   5462--
McMahon14   7202--
Palmer10   4162--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*GG Tordoffb Titmus28      
Yawar Saeedb Warr5      
MF Tremlettb Titmus7      
PB Wightlbw b Young48      
CF Daveyc Bennett b Titmus4      
BA Langfordc Robertson b Titmus4      
+HW Stephensonc Baldry b Titmus1      
J Hiltonc Bennett b Titmus8      
KE Palmerc Compton b Titmus3      
JWJ McMahonnot out4      
B Lobbb Young2      
Extras(6 b, 2 lb)8
Total(all out, 67.3 overs)122
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-27, 3-60, 4-64, 5-68, 6-76, 7-96, 8-110, 9-120, 10-122 (67.3 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Moss3   0100--
Warr5   181--
Titmus31   13517--

Middlesex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JDB Robertsonc Tremlett b Yawar Saeed8      
SM Brownc Stephenson b Lobb7      
*WJ Edrichb Hilton15      
DO Baldryrun out26      
FJ Titmusc Yawar Saeed b Hilton2      
DA Bickb Hilton3      
D Bennettnot out9      
JJ Warrc Stephenson b Lobb20      
+LH Comptonc Yawar Saeed b Lobb0      
JA Youngc Tremlett b McMahon2      
AE Mossst Stephenson b McMahon0      
Extras(2 b, 2 lb, 1 w)5
Total(all out, 49.4 overs)97
Fall of wickets:
1-14, 2-24, 3-35, 4-41, 5-65, 6-66, 7-88, 8-88, 9-95, 10-97 (49.4 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lobb15   6243--
Yawar Saeed6   0131--
Hilton10   1343--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> There was no play on the final day.
--> Yawar Saeed (1) equalled his previous highest score of 64 in County Championship matches
--> Yawar Saeed (1) equalled his previous highest score of 64 in first-class matches
--> KE Palmer made his debut in County Championship matches
--> KE Palmer made his debut in first-class matches
--> DA Bick (1) passed his previous highest score of 30 in first-class matches
--> DA Bick (1) passed his previous highest score of 30 in County Championship matches
--> DO Baldry (2) passed his previous highest score of 23 in County Championship matches
--> DO Baldry (2) passed his previous highest score of 24 in first-class matches
--> FJ Titmus reached 300 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Somerset first innings
--> FJ Titmus achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Somerset first innings (previous best was 8-53)





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