Somerset v Gloucestershire
County Championship 1966
VenueRecreation Ground, Bath on 28th, 30th, 31st May 1966 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSomerset won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSomerset won by 139 runs
PointsSomerset 10; Gloucestershire 2
UmpiresJ Arnold, A Gaskell
Close of play day 1Gloucestershire (1) 154/7 (AS Brown 0*, Allen 9*)
Close of play day 2Gloucestershire (2) 45/3 (Bissex 1*, Windows 1*)

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Atkinsonc Nicholls b Allen15      
RT Virginc AS Brown b Allen9      
MJ Kitchenc Shepherd b Windows29      
A Clarksonc and b Windows8      
WE Alleylbw b Windows17      
*CRM Atkinsonc Meyer b Allen4      
KE Palmernot out36      
+G Claytonc Milton b Windows35      
PJ Robinsonb Windows0      
BA Langfordrun out10      
FE Rumseydid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 10 lb)11
Total(9 wickets, innings closed, 65 overs)174
Fall of wickets:
1-22, 2-37, 3-67, 4-74, 5-91, 6-91, 7-154, 8-164, 9-174 (65 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
AS Brown15   4400--
Windows23   7615--
Allen23   10463--
Mortimore4   0160--

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RB Nichollsrun out14      
CA Miltonc Clayton b Robinson69      
SEJ Russellb Langford31      
M Bissexst Clayton b Robinson0      
DWJ Brownc Clayton b Robinson14      
DR Shepherdc CRM Atkinson b Robinson1      
*JB Mortimoreb Langford2      
AS Brownb Robinson9      
DA Allenst Clayton b Robinson12      
AR Windowsnot out7      
+BJ Meyernot out2      
Extras(5 b, 8 lb, 1 nb)14
Total(9 wickets, innings closed, 65 overs)175
Fall of wickets:
1-53, 2-113, 3-123, 4-139, 5-141, 6-141, 7-143, 8-158, 9-173
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rumsey7   2240--
Alley7   2190--
CRM Atkinson2   070--
Robinson26   8556--
Langford23   4562--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RT Virginb Allen21      
G Atkinsonc Mortimore b AS Brown2      
MJ Kitchenlbw b Allen3      
KE Palmerc DWJ Brown b Mortimore8      
WE Alleyb Mortimore32      
A Clarksonc Bissex b Allen9      
*CRM Atkinsonlbw b AS Brown89      
+G Claytonc Milton b Mortimore23      
PJ Robinsonb Bissex30      
BA Langfordc AS Brown b Allen15      
FE Rumseynot out0      
Extras(2 b, 4 lb)6
Total(all out, 96.1 overs)238
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-25, 3-28, 4-40, 5-76, 6-81, 7-111, 8-166, 9-238, 10-238 (96.1 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
AS Brown17.15282--
Windows8   2160--
Allen35   11794--
Mortimore27   3863--
Bissex9   4231--

Gloucestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RB Nichollsc Alley b Langford13      
CA Miltonc Alley b Langford23      
SEJ Russellc Virgin b Langford0      
M Bissexc Virgin b Langford15      
AR Windowsc Robinson b Langford1      
DWJ Brownb Langford6      
DR Shepherdb Langford20      
*JB Mortimoreb Robinson3      
AS Brownc Clarkson b Robinson5      
DA Allennot out5      
+BJ Meyerb Langford0      
Extras(4 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)7
Total(all out, 46.1 overs)98
Fall of wickets:
1-36, 2-36, 3-37, 4-46, 5-48, 6-65, 7-86, 8-93, 9-93, 10-98 (46.1 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rumsey3   0120--
Robinson21   10442--
Palmer2   090--

--> Each first innings was limited to 65 overs
--> CRM Atkinson (2) passed his previous highest score of 69 in first-class matches
--> CRM Atkinson (2) passed his previous highest score of 69 in County Championship matches
--> AR Windows reached 250 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Somerset first innings





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