Somerset v Northamptonshire
Schweppes County Championship 1981
VenueClarence Park, Weston-super-Mare on 8th, 10th, 11th August 1981 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSomerset won the toss and decided to bat
ResultNorthamptonshire won by 2 wickets
PointsSomerset 5 (Batting 1, Bowling 4); Northamptonshire 22 (Batting 2, Bowling 4)
UmpiresWE Alley, R Julian
Close of play day 1Northamptonshire (1) 47/2 (Williams 10*, AJ Lamb 6*)
Close of play day 2Somerset (2) 177/6 (Popplewell 17*)

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*BC Rosec Sarfraz Nawaz b TM Lamb20     
JW Lloydsc TM Lamb b Mallender36     
IVA Richardsb Mallender1     
PM Roebucklbw b Sarfraz Nawaz24     
PW Denninglbw b TM Lamb25     
IT Bothamst Sharp b TM Lamb42     
NFM Popplewellc sub b Griffiths9     
VJ Marksc TM Lamb b Griffiths3     
+DJS Taylorb TM Lamb0     
HR Moseleyb Griffiths1     
CH Dredgenot out2     
Extras(3 lb, 3 nb)6
Total(all out, 52.5 overs)169
Fall of wickets:
1-56, 2-58, 3-60, 4-99, 5-111, 6-149, 7-164, 8-166, 9-166, 10-169 (52.5 ov)
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sarfraz Nawaz10   1561--
Mallender10   1302--
TM Lamb20   8504--

Northamptonshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*G Cooklbw b Dredge10     
W Larkinsc Rose b Botham20     
RG Williamsc sub b Botham16     
AJ Lambc Denning b Popplewell58     
P Willeyretired hurt9     
TJ Yardleyc Richards b Botham53     
+G Sharpc Denning b Popplewell0     
Sarfraz Nawazc Marks b Popplewell19     
NA Mallenderc Taylor b Popplewell1     
TM Lambc Rose b Popplewell4     
BJ Griffithsnot out0     
Extras(1 b, 10 lb)11
Total(all out, 63.3 overs)201
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-35, 3-54, 4-136, 5-144, 6-184, 7-189, 8-199, 9-201 (63.3 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Botham22   8813--
Dredge16   6431--
Moseley8   2230--
Marks5   2100--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*BC Rosec Sharp b TM Lamb34     
JW Lloydsc sub b Sarfraz Nawaz0     
IVA Richardsc Sharp b Mallender23     
PM Roebuckc Sarfraz Nawaz b Williams8     
PW Denningc Cook b Griffiths32     
IT Bothamlbw b TM Lamb49     
NFM Popplewellc Sharp b Mallender26     
VJ Marksb TM Lamb23     
+DJS Taylorlbw b Griffiths1     
HR Moseleyc Griffiths b TM Lamb19     
CH Dredgenot out1     
Extras(4 b, 2 lb, 14 nb)20
Total(all out, 67 overs)236
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-64, 3-66, 4-107, 5-113, 6-177, 7-191, 8-196, 9-231, 10-236 (67 ov)
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sarfraz Nawaz11   1421--
Griffiths19   3592--
Mallender16   5522--
TM Lamb11   5314--
Williams10   0321--

Northamptonshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*G Cooklbw b Botham75     
W Larkinsc Taylor b Marks40     
RG Williamsc Botham b Moseley4     
AJ Lambc Dredge b Marks5     
TJ Yardleyb Popplewell6     
+G Sharplbw b Moseley28     
Sarfraz Nawazc Richards b Botham14     
NA Mallendernot out11     
P Willeyc Moseley b Botham0     
TM Lambnot out3     
BJ Griffithsdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 7 lb, 10 w)19
Total(8 wickets, 70.4 overs)205
Fall of wickets:
1-68, 2-79, 3-86, 4-116, 5-154, 6-188, 7-193, 8-195
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Botham12   0503--
Moseley12   3332--
Popplewell10   2311--
Marks17   7292--
Richards6   1230--
Lloyds1   040--

--> W Larkins (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 5
--> TJ Yardley (1) passed 8000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 29
--> TM Lamb (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 1
--> W Larkins (2) passed 7000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 31
--> AJ Lamb (2) passed 9000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 4
--> Sarfraz Nawaz (2) passed 5000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 10
--> TM Lamb reached 300 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 4th wicket in the Somerset first innings
--> BJ Griffiths reached 200 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Somerset first innings
--> NFM Popplewell achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Northamptonshire first innings (previous best was 3-18)
--> NFM Popplewell achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Northamptonshire first innings (previous best was 3-43)
--> P Willey retired hurt in the Northamptonshire first innings having scored 9 (team had lost 3 wickets)





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