Gloucestershire v Somerset
County Championship 1965
VenueAshley Down Ground, Bristol on 31st July, 2nd, 3rd August 1965 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossGloucestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultGloucestershire won by 19 runs
PointsGloucestershire 10; Somerset 0
UmpiresOW Herman, RSM Lay
Close of play day 1Somerset (1) 37/1 (G Atkinson 20*, Willetts 8*)
Close of play day 2Somerset (1) 74/3 (G Atkinson 37*, Greetham 8*)

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RB Nichollsb Robinson23      
CA Miltonb Alley5      
SEJ Russellst Clayton b Langford38      
DWJ Brownlbw b Robinson5      
M Bissexc Willetts b Langford30      
AS Brownlbw b Alley33      
AR Windowsb Langford1      
DA Allenc Robinson b Rumsey4      
*JB Mortimorec G Atkinson b CRM Atkinson23      
DR Smithb Rumsey12      
+BJ Meyernot out2      
Extras(8 b, 2 lb)10
Total(all out, 105.1 overs)186
Fall of wickets:
1-10, 2-57, 3-77, 4-83, 5-126, 6-144, 7-146, 8-164, 9-184, 10-186 (105.1 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rumsey13   4242--
Alley24   12432--
Langford40   22553--
Robinson23   9482--
CRM Atkinson5.1361--

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Atkinsonnot out54      
RT Virginb Smith4      
FT Willettsb Smith12      
WE Alleyc Meyer b Smith1      
CHM Greethamc Smith b Windows18      
MJ Kitchenc Allen b Windows2      
+G Claytonc Allen b Windows19      
*CRM Atkinsondid not bat      
PJ Robinsondid not bat      
BA Langforddid not bat      
FE Rumseydid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 5 lb, 2 nb, 1 w)12
Total(6 wickets, declared, 64.3 overs)122
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-54, 3-56, 4-85, 5-101, 6-122 (64.3 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smith18   8193--
AS Brown17   5380--
Allen15   7280--
Mortimore1   100--

Gloucestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RB Nichollsc Robinson b Rumsey8      
CA Miltonc Willetts b CRM Atkinson1      
SEJ Russellnot out40      
DWJ Brownnot out55      
M Bissexdid not bat      
AS Browndid not bat      
AR Windowsdid not bat      
DA Allendid not bat      
*JB Mortimoredid not bat      
DR Smithdid not bat      
+BJ Meyerdid not bat      
Extras(8 b, 3 lb, 4 nb)15
Total(2 wickets, declared, 40 overs)119
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-13
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rumsey8   0311--
Langford12   2320--
CRM Atkinson20   6411--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Atkinsonlbw b Allen65      
RT Virginb Allen19      
+G Claytonc and b Allen5      
WE Alleyb Mortimore13      
FT Willettslbw b Allen25      
CHM Greethamb Allen0      
MJ Kitchenb Mortimore2      
*CRM Atkinsonnot out26      
PJ Robinsonst Meyer b Allen0      
BA Langfordrun out0      
FE Rumseyc Meyer b Mortimore0      
Extras(5 b, 4 lb)9
Total(all out, 42 overs)164
Fall of wickets:
1-47, 2-55, 3-86, 4-122, 5-133, 6-138, 7-138, 8-150, 9-156, 10-164 (42 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smith6   1180--
AS Brown3   160--
Allen15   4436--
Mortimore18   2883--

--> G Atkinson (1) passed 13500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 17
--> G Atkinson (2) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 10
--> G Atkinson (2) passed 12000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 53
--> FT Willetts (2) passed his previous highest score of 19 in County Championship matches
--> FT Willetts (2) passed his previous highest score of 22 in first-class matches
--> BA Langford reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the Gloucestershire first innings





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