Somerset v Nottinghamshire
County Championship 1966
VenueClarence Park, Weston-super-Mare on 30th July, 1st, 2nd August 1966 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNottinghamshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsSomerset 0; Nottinghamshire 2
UmpiresWH Copson, PA Gibb
Close of play day 1Nottinghamshire (1) 243/9 (Forbes 3*, Davison 0*)
Close of play day 2Nottinghamshire (2) 8/0 (Hill 1*, Bolus 4*)

Nottinghamshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*NW Hillc CRM Atkinson b Robinson14      
JB Bolusb Langford7      
DL Murrayc Palmer b Langford39      
HI Moorec Virgin b Rumsey50      
MJ Smedleylbw b Palmer51      
RA Whiteb Alley24      
+R Swetmanc Clayton b Palmer4      
MNS Taylorb Rumsey35      
JM Parkinb Alley4      
C Forbesnot out11      
IJ Davisonb Palmer9      
Extras(7 lb, 7 nb)14
Total(all out, 129.3 overs)262
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-24, 3-79, 4-153, 5-175, 6-185, 7-235, 8-239, 9-243, 10-262 (129.3 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rumsey25   4652--
Langford44   24682--
Robinson29   13451--
Alley11   692--

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Atkinsonlbw b Taylor9      
RT Virginc Hill b Forbes21      
MJ Kitchenc Taylor b White28      
WE Alleyc Forbes b White0      
GI Burgessc and b White28      
*CRM Atkinsonc Hill b Forbes55      
KE Palmerc Swetman b Davison14      
+G Claytonb Taylor29      
PJ Robinsonnot out12      
BA Langfordc Hill b Forbes9      
FE Rumseyb Davison2      
Extras(9 b, 9 lb, 4 nb, 1 w)23
Total(all out, 105.2 overs)230
Fall of wickets:
1-13, 2-43, 3-50, 4-80, 5-99, 6-132, 7-199, 8-211, 9-223, 10-230 (105.2 ov)
Nottinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Taylor25   10452--
Forbes35   14603--
White27   6623--

Nottinghamshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*NW Hillc and b Langford5      
JB Bolusb Langford16      
DL Murrayc Palmer b Langford0      
HI Moorec and b Langford0      
MJ Smedleyc Virgin b Langford3      
RA Whitec Clayton b Langford6      
+R Swetmannot out33      
MNS Taylornot out16      
JM Parkindid not bat      
C Forbesdid not bat      
IJ Davisondid not bat      
Extras(4 lb)4
Total(6 wickets, 63 overs)83
Fall of wickets:
1-12, 2-12, 3-16, 4-20, 5-34, 6-35
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rumsey7   4130--
Palmer1   020--
Langford31   17366--
Robinson24   15280--

--> DL Murray (1) passed his previous highest score of 30 in County Championship matches
--> DL Murray (1) passed 2000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 18
--> KE Palmer reached 650 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Nottinghamshire first innings





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