Somerset v Middlesex
County Championship 1968
VenueClarence Park, Weston-super-Mare on 27th, 28th, 29th July 1968 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossMiddlesex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMiddlesex won by 29 runs
PointsSomerset 6 (Batting 1, Bowling 5); Middlesex 15 (Bowling 5)
UmpiresJF Crapp, WE Phillipson
Close of play day 1Somerset (1) 77/4 (Virgin 37*, Kerslake 15*)
Close of play day 2Middlesex (2) 161/3 (Parfitt 44*, Murray 37*)

Middlesex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WE Russellc Virgin b Alley37      
MJ Smithc Barwell b Rumsey12      
PH Parfittc Kerslake b Burgess21      
JM Brearleyc Kerslake b Rumsey8      
+JT Murrayc Robinson b Burgess1      
CT Radleyc Robinson b Rumsey6      
D Bennettc Brooks b Burgess3      
*FJ Titmusc Virgin b Alley18      
AH Latchmanc Rumsey b Chappell19      
RS Hermannot out20      
JSE Priceb Burgess9      
Extras(6 b, 5 lb, 9 nb)20
Total(all out, 74.1 overs)174
Fall of wickets:
1-15, 2-70, 3-88, 4-88, 5-97, 6-100, 7-102, 8-133, 9-155, 10-174 (74.1 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rumsey16   7273--
Alley30   13472--
Chappell3   171--

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RT Virginc Parfitt b Latchman70      
MJ Kitchenc Murray b Price5      
PJ Robinsonc Radley b Titmus11      
GS Chappellc Latchman b Price0      
TI Barwellc and b Latchman5      
WE Alleyc Murray b Herman33      
GI Burgessc Smith b Price2      
*RC Kerslakeb Price20      
BA Langfordc Brearley b Latchman23      
+RA Brooksnot out4      
FE Rumseyc Smith b Latchman1      
Extras(5 b, 3 lb, 1 w)9
Total(all out, 71.2 overs)183
Fall of wickets:
1-15, 2-34, 3-36, 4-56, 5-92, 6-94, 7-138, 8-172, 9-181, 10-183 (71.2 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Price23   9634--
Herman13   1341--
Titmus24   7481--
Parfitt2   140--

Middlesex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WE Russellc Kerslake b Burgess20      
MJ Smithlbw b Burgess33      
PH Parfittc Brooks b Langford51      
JM Brearleyc Robinson b Langford18      
+JT Murrayc and b Robinson68      
CT Radleyc and b Robinson34      
D Bennettnot out20      
*FJ Titmusc Burgess b Robinson18      
AH Latchmandid not bat      
RS Hermandid not bat      
JSE Pricedid not bat      
Extras(8 b, 2 lb, 4 nb)14
Total(7 wickets, declared, 73.4 overs)276
Fall of wickets:
1-50, 2-55, 3-102, 4-184, 5-221, 6-250, 7-276 (73.4 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rumsey15   2570--
Burgess21   0832--
Chappell1   020--
Langford25   6732--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RT Virginc Murray b Price0      
MJ Kitchenlbw b Herman2      
PJ Robinsonc Parfitt b Titmus20      
GS Chappellc Murray b Parfitt148      
*RC Kerslakec Murray b Parfitt37      
TI Barwelllbw b Titmus8      
WE Alleyc Herman b Parfitt1      
GI Burgessc Price b Parfitt14      
BA Langfordnot out1      
+RA Brookslbw b Parfitt0      
FE Rumseylbw b Titmus0      
Extras(6 b, 1 lb)7
Total(all out, 84.4 overs)238
Fall of wickets:
1-2, 2-2, 3-75, 4-78, 5-106, 6-219, 7-237, 8-237, 9-237, 10-238 (84.4 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Price4   291--
Herman7   1321--
Latchman12   2580--
Parfitt26   9605--

--> RT Virgin (1) passed 9500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 11
--> GS Chappell (2) passed his previous highest score of 82 in County Championship matches
--> GS Chappell (2) made his first century in County Championship matches
--> GS Chappell (2) passed 2000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 74
--> TI Barwell made his last appearance in County Championship matches
--> AH Latchman reached 50 wickets in County Championship matches for the season when taking his 3rd wicket in the Somerset first innings





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