Gloucestershire v Somerset
County Championship 1963
VenueAshley Down Ground, Bristol on 3rd, 5th, 6th August 1963 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSomerset won the toss and decided to bat
ResultGloucestershire won by 5 wickets
PointsGloucestershire 10; Somerset 0
UmpiresLH Gray, JG Langridge
Close of play day 1Somerset (1) 58/2 (Atkinson 19*, Wight 5*)
Close of play day 2Somerset (2) 111/3 (Kitchen 6*, Kerslake 0*)

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Atkinsonb Smith42      
RT Virginlbw b Smith11      
MJ Kitchenlbw b Cook15      
PB Wightb Smith9      
RC Kerslakelbw b Smith14      
CHM Greethamc Young b Brown5      
KE Palmernot out4      
BA Langfordnot out3      
*+HW Stephensondid not bat      
FE Rumseydid not bat      
DG Doughtydid not bat      
Extras(9 b, 9 lb, 2 w)20
Total(6 wickets, declared, 54 overs)123
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-52, 3-62, 4-100, 5-116, 6-118
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smith19   6334--
Brown14   2491--
Allen13   7130--
Graveney3   060--
Cook5   321--

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DM Youngc Rumsey b Doughty25      
RB Nichollsb Doughty29      
RC Whiteb Doughty10      
JB Mortimoreb Palmer12      
AS Brownlbw b Palmer0      
RJ Etheridgec Langford b Rumsey21      
+BJ Meyernot out21      
DA Allendid not bat      
*JKR Graveneydid not bat      
DR Smithdid not bat      
C Cookdid not bat      
Extras(6 lb)6
Total(6 wickets, declared, 39 overs)124
Fall of wickets:
1-50, 2-65, 3-70, 4-71, 5-80, 6-124 (39 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rumsey11   2361--
Palmer19   6452--
Doughty9   3373--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Atkinsonst Meyer b Allen62      
RT Virginc Smith b Mortimore29      
MJ Kitchenc Meyer b Smith28      
PB Wightb Smith6      
RC Kerslakeb Brown0      
CHM Greethamb Smith34      
KE Palmernot out23      
BA Langfordlbw b Smith5      
*+HW Stephensonlbw b Brown2      
FE Rumseyb Smith0      
DG Doughtyc Smith b Brown2      
Extras(5 b, 12 lb)17
Total(all out, 105.3 overs)208
Fall of wickets:
1-99, 2-99, 3-111, 4-112, 5-172, 6-173, 7-183, 8-192, 9-201, 10-208 (105.3 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smith30   5685--
Allen20   11211--
Graveney5   1150--
Cook5   1140--
Mortimore18   10301--

Gloucestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DM Youngb Palmer69      
RB Nichollsrun out18      
RC Whitelbw b Langford28      
JB Mortimorelbw b Langford62      
AS Brownlbw b Palmer14      
RJ Etheridgenot out8      
+BJ Meyernot out6      
DA Allendid not bat      
*JKR Graveneydid not bat      
DR Smithdid not bat      
C Cookdid not bat      
Extras(5 lb)5
Total(5 wickets, 66 overs)210
Fall of wickets:
1-60, 2-111, 3-122, 4-163, 5-200
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rumsey4   1140--
Palmer21   7312--
Doughty6   0280--
Greetham22   2790--
Langford13   2532--

--> MJ Kitchen (2) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 20
--> DA Allen reached 350 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Somerset second innings
--> KE Palmer reached 100 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 1st wicket in the Gloucestershire second innings





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