Somerset Second XI v Gloucestershire Second XI
Other matches in England 1956
VenueCounty Ground, Taunton on 4th, 5th June 1956 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSomerset Second XI won the toss and decided to field
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresCFD Buttle, Theakston
ScorersJH Harris, AGT Whitehead
Close of play day 1Somerset Second XI (1) 9/2 (Hilton 0*)

Gloucestershire Second XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BJ Meyerc Hilton b Biddulph86 123113 
JVC Griffithsc Bacon b Biddulph28 1502- 
RB Nichollsc Virgin b Biddulph5 42-- 
LD Wattsc and b Hilton2 30-- 
GGM Wiltshirec Bacon b Hilton10 291- 
GEE Lambertb Biddulph0 10-- 
DA Allennot out5 221- 
*AV Averyb Mitchell6 18-- 
B Priddydid not bat      
FP McHughdid not bat      
JK Forddid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 2 lb, 1 w)8
Total(7 wickets, declared, 69.2 overs)150
Fall of wickets:
1-111 (Meyer), 2-119 (Griffiths), 3-124 (Nicholls), 4-130 (Watts), 5-135 (Lambert), 6-135 (Wiltshire), 7-150 (Avery, 69.2 ov)
Somerset Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Herting6   0220--
Biddulph21   5334--
Bacon15   52101-
Hilton14   5462--

Somerset Second XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FL Angellc Meyer b Ford4 35-- 
PJ Eelec Allen b Lambert5 201- 
J Hiltonb Ford0 23-- 
CF Daveyb Lambert7 591- 
GG Baconc Meyer b Allen42 1455- 
R Smithc Avery b Lambert1 13-- 
B Roeb Lambert0 20-- 
RT Virginc Lambert b Wiltshire19 641- 
CG Mitchellc McHugh b Allen13 1411 
KD Biddulphb Wiltshire0 1-- 
FJ Hertingnot out1 8-- 
Extras(2 b, 4 lb, 7 nb)13
Total(all out, 53.4 overs)105
Fall of wickets:
1-9 (Eele), 2-9 (Angell), 3-10 (Hilton), 4-31 (Davey), 5-48 (Smith), 6-48 (Roe), 7-86 (Bacon), 8-87 (Virgin), 9-87 (Biddulph), 10-105 (Mitchell, 53.4 ov)
Gloucestershire Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lambert18   11204-2
McHugh18   10280-1
Ford8   2202-2
Wiltshire4   182-2

Gloucestershire Second XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BJ Meyerc Eele b Herting37 9651 
JVC Griffithsc Eele b Biddulph3 28-- 
RB Nichollslbw b Bacon20 1052- 
LD Wattsnot out15 501- 
GGM Wiltshirec Davey b Smith6 171- 
GEE Lambertnot out0 10-- 
DA Allendid not bat      
*AV Averydid not bat      
B Priddydid not bat      
FP McHughdid not bat      
JK Forddid not bat      
Extras(9 b, 2 lb)11
Total(4 wickets, 40 overs)92
Fall of wickets:
1-17 (Griffiths), 2-59 (Nicholls), 3-71 (Meyer), 4-85 (Wiltshire)
Somerset Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Biddulph9   1351--
Bacon10   4181--
Herting11   5151--
Hilton5   180--
Smith3   141--
Virgin2   110--





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