Wiltshire v Somerset Second XI
Minor Counties Championship 1956
VenueCounty Ground, Trowbridge on 3rd, 4th August 1956 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWiltshire won the toss and decided to field
ResultMatch drawn
PointsWiltshire 1; Somerset Second XI 3
Close of play day 1

Somerset Second XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
M Walkerb Marshall0     
GL Williamsc Thompson b Martin0     
GM Trippb Martin14     
J Bakerb Martin0     
R Smithb Martin7     
PJ Eeleb Jones70     
BA Langfordrun out17     
KE Palmerb Marshall45     
JH Harrisc Gent b Marshall21     
CG Mitchellc Hurn b Marshall40     
KD Biddulphnot out5     
Extras(8 b, 4 lb)12
Total(all out, 60.2 overs)231
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-10, 5-35, 6-65, 7-142, 8-171, 9-224, 10-231 (60.2 ov)
Wiltshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Martin18   8514--
Merryweather22   4710--
Jones6   1291--

Wiltshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JR Thompsonc Walker b Biddulph6     
AOH Millsc Palmer b Biddulph0     
JW Seamerc Langford b Biddulph0     
J Hurnc Tripp b Baker12     
AM Smithrun out69     
RJ Knightc Tripp b Mitchell71     
GP Gentb Biddulph0     
JH Merryweathernot out16     
AG Marshallc Baker b Palmer9     
PK Jonesc Mitchell b Palmer6     
MH Martinb Mitchell1     
Extras(7 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)9
Total(all out, 69 overs)199
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-8, 3-11, 4-66, 5-115, 6-139, 7-179, 8-192, 9-198, 10-199 (69 ov)
Somerset Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Biddulph26   10604-1
Mitchell21   10372--
Langford10   0440--
Palmer4   1102--
Baker6   2261--
Harris2   0130--

Somerset Second XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
M Walkerc Smith b Merryweather77     
GL Williamsc Smith b Merryweather2     
GM Trippb Merryweather27     
J Bakerc Martin b Merryweather21     
R Smithc Mills b Merryweather0     
PJ Eeleb Martin0     
BA Langfordc Gent b Martin10     
KE Palmernot out0     
JH Harrisc Thompson b Marshall0     
CG Mitchellc Martin b Merryweather9     
KD Biddulphrun out0     
Extras(2 b, 2 lb)4
Total(all out, 31.5 overs)150
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-64, 3-122, 4-122, 5-137, 6-140, 7-150, 8-150, 9-150, 10-150 (31.5 ov)
Wiltshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Marshall12   3671--
Martin8   1362--

Wiltshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JR Thompsonlbw b Palmer13     
AOH Millsc Palmer b Mitchell34     
JW Seamerc Eele b Mitchell16     
J Hurnb Palmer10     
AM Smithc Biddulph b Palmer37     
RJ Knightb Palmer15     
GP Gentnot out25     
JH Merryweatherrun out4     
AG Marshallc Tripp b Palmer7     
MH Martinnot out4     
PK Jonesdid not bat      
Extras(9 b, 1 lb, 2 nb)12
Total(8 wickets, 46 overs)177
Fall of wickets:
1-15, 2-65, 3-74, 4-98, 5-124, 6-160, 7-162, 8-173
Somerset Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Biddulph17   2720-1
Mitchell12   1372--
Palmer17   2565-1

--> JW Seamer made his debut in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> GL Williams made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> KE Palmer (1) equalled his previous highest score of 45 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> CG Mitchell (1) passed his previous highest score of 28 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> AM Smith (1) passed his previous highest score of 51 in Minor Counties Championship matches





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