Somerset v Gloucestershire
County Championship 1898
VenueCounty Ground, Taunton on 18th, 19th August 1898 (3-day match)
Balls per over5
TossGloucestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultGloucestershire won by an innings and 169 runs
PointsSomerset -1; Gloucestershire 1
UmpiresRG Barlow, E Goodyear
Close of play day 1Gloucestershire (1) 255/3 (Troup 102*, Bateman-Champain 4*)

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WG Grace senc RCN Palairet b Robson109     
W Troupc Hill b Robson127     
CL Townsendb Tyler5     
COH Sewellc Phillips b Gill34     
FH Bateman-Champainc Newton b Gill27     
RW Ricec Hill b Fowler16     
GL Jessopc Tyler b Gill13     
WG Grace junc Newton b Robson18     
WSA Brownnot out23     
AG Richardsonc Newton b Tyler2     
+JH Boardc Roe b Tyler8     
Extras(4 b, 1 lb)5
Total(all out, 125 overs)387
Fall of wickets:
1-169, 2-174, 3-235, 4-283, 5-323, 6-331, 7-343, 8-362, 9-369, 10-387 (125 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Fowler18   1761--
Gill31   6963--
Tyler38   41223--
Robson38   9883--

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*LCH Palairetc Richardson b Townsend18     
E Robsonc and b Townsend11     
RCN Palairetrun out22     
WN Roec WG Grace sen b Townsend13     
FA Phillipsc Townsend b Brown1     
VT Hillc Board b Brown0     
G Fowlerc Jessop b Brown9     
DJ Smithc Troup b Townsend5     
+AE Newtonc Board b Townsend0     
GC Gillrun out9     
EJ Tylernot out10     
Extras(5 b, 1 w)6
Total(all out, 38 overs)104
Fall of wickets:
1-27, 2-34, 3-65, 4-66, 5-66, 6-80, 7-80, 8-80, 9-93, 10-104 (38 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Townsend19   3515--
Jessop7   1240--
Brown12   72331-

Somerset second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
*LCH Palairetb Townsend11     
E Robsonc Jessop b Townsend26     
RCN Palairetc Bateman-Champain b Townsend6     
WN Roeb Jessop2     
FA Phillipsc Brown b Townsend18     
VT Hillb Jessop11     
G Fowlerc Jessop b Townsend10     
DJ Smithc Board b Jessop2     
+AE Newtonlbw b Townsend0     
GC Gillc Board b Townsend17     
EJ Tylernot out10     
Extras(1 b)1
Total(all out, 42.1 overs)114
Fall of wickets:
1-32, 2-37, 3-46, 4-46, 5-67, 6-75, 7-86, 8-86, 9-96, 10-114 (42.1 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jessop12   4343--
Brown9   4130--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> WG Grace (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 3
--> E Robson reached 100 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Gloucestershire first innings
--> EJ Tyler reached 650 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Gloucestershire first innings





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