Somerset v Lancashire
County Championship 1969
VenueCounty Ground, Taunton on 9th, 10th, 11th July 1969 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossLancashire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultLancashire won by 7 wickets
PointsSomerset 3 (Bowling 3); Lancashire 18 (Batting 3, Bowling 5)
UmpiresDJ Constant, JG Langridge
Close of play day 1Somerset (1) 14/2 (Virgin 7*, Kitchen 2*)
Close of play day 2Somerset (2) 214/8 (Kitchen 87*, Langford 5*)

Lancashire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
D Lloydc and b Chappell78      
G Atkinsonc Carter b R Palmer10      
H Pillingc Kitchen b Burgess28      
+FM Engineerc and b Chappell2      
J Sullivanc Kitchen b Robinson35      
*JD Bondc Chappell b Robinson4      
B Woodb Chappell30      
DP Hughesrun out35      
P Levernot out47      
J Simmonsc Virgin b R Palmer1      
K Higgsc Kitchen b Langford7      
Extras(2 b, 4 lb, 3 nb)9
Total(all out, 101.3 overs)286
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-64, 3-68, 4-130, 5-134, 6-170, 7-212, 8-246, 9-247, 10-286 (101.3 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
R Palmer20   4672--
Burgess13   5221--
KE Palmer6   0280--
Chappell20   3643--
Robinson19   7482--

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RT Virginc Engineer b Higgs25      
A Clarksonc Lloyd b Higgs4      
PJ Robinsonc Higgs b Lever1      
MJ Kitchenc Lloyd b Lever7      
GS Chappellc Engineer b Lever2      
PW Denninglbw b Higgs0      
KE Palmernot out36      
R Palmerb Higgs2      
GI Burgessc Engineer b Higgs0      
*BA Langfordb Lever7      
+CEP Carterc Engineer b Lever2      
Extras(2 b, 1 lb)3
Total(all out, 47.4 overs)89
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-12, 3-22, 4-26, 5-37, 6-46, 7-50, 8-50, 9-78, 10-89 (47.4 ov)
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Higgs20   8325--
Wood10   3230--

Somerset second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
RT Virginc Engineer b Higgs3      
A Clarksonc Pilling b Higgs14      
GS Chappellb Hughes59      
MJ Kitchenc Engineer b Higgs132      
PW Denninglbw b Higgs1      
KE Palmerc Engineer b Lever13      
PJ Robinsonc Engineer b Lever0      
R Palmerc and b Lever4      
GI Burgessc Simmons b Wood13      
*BA Langfordnot out62      
+CEP Carterb Sullivan4      
Extras(6 b, 10 lb)16
Total(all out, 101.4 overs)321
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-23, 3-84, 4-98, 5-122, 6-122, 7-134, 8-165, 9-286, 10-321 (101.4 ov)
Lancashire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Higgs22   4904--
Lever26   8643--
Wood12   4391--
Hughes10   3231--
Simmons24   10600--

Lancashire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
D Lloydrun out50      
G Atkinsonb KE Palmer26      
H Pillingnot out32      
+FM Engineerb Virgin10      
J Sullivannot out0      
*JD Bonddid not bat      
B Wooddid not bat      
DP Hughesdid not bat      
P Leverdid not bat      
J Simmonsdid not bat      
K Higgsdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 5 lb)7
Total(3 wickets, 47.2 overs)125
Fall of wickets:
1-77, 2-108, 3-121
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
R Palmer5   390--
Burgess1   090--
KE Palmer6   2111--
Chappell1   0100--
Langford15   6310--
Robinson7   3210--
Clarkson6   1170--
Kitchen3   300--
Virgin3   161--

--> P Lever reached 350 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Somerset first innings
--> P Lever reached 300 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Somerset first innings





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