Somerset v Kent
County Championship 1901
VenueCounty Ground, Taunton on 15th, 16th August 1901 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossKent won the toss and decided to bat
ResultKent won by an innings and 312 runs
PointsSomerset -1; Kent 1
UmpiresAB Hide, A Shaw
Close of play day 1Kent (1) 435/4 (Hearne 87*)

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CJ Burnupst Newton b Cranfield134     
EW Dillonb Braund12     
SH Dayc Daniell b Cranfield46     
A Hearnec Daniell b Braund103     
*JR Masonc Daniell b Cranfield145     
RNR Blakerc Daniell b Braund7     
PC Bakerc Daniell b Braund0     
E Humphreysb Braund0     
+HR Murrellc Braund b Cranfield4     
C Blythest +Palairet b Cranfield1     
WM Bradleynot out1     
Extras(5 b, 6 lb)11
Total(all out, 132.3 overs)464
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-124, 3-243, 4-435, 5-445, 6-445, 7-445, 8-462, 9-462, 10-464 (132.3 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Braund37   81335--
Robson34   81150--
Lewis3   0130--
Gill13   4410--
Palairet6   2210--
Fowler2   0110--
Hill1   0110--

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LCH Palairetc Murrell b Blythe12     
LC Braundc Baker b Blythe2     
AE Lewisrun out15     
FA Phillipsc Blaker b Mason1     
E Robsonrun out13     
J Daniellb Blythe5     
VT Hillb Mason2     
GC Gillc Murrell b Mason6     
+AE Newtonc Murrell b Mason7     
G Fowlerlbw b Blythe0     
B Cranfieldnot out0     
Extras(8 b, 3 lb)11
Total(all out, 27.3 overs)74
Fall of wickets:
1-13, 2-26, 3-27, 4-47, 5-53, 6-56, 7-60, 8-73, 9-74, 10-74 (27.3 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Blythe14   0374--

Somerset second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
LCH Palairetb Mason11     
LC Braundb Mason4     
AE Lewisc Blaker b Mason0     
FA Phillipsb Blythe26     
E Robsonc Murrell b Mason0     
J Daniellc Blaker b Mason0     
VT Hillst Murrell b Mason11     
GC Gillb Mason5     
+AE Newtonb Blythe10     
G Fowlerb Mason10     
B Cranfieldnot out0     
Extras(1 nb)1
Total(all out, 26.5 overs)78
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-4, 3-29, 4-29, 5-29, 6-47, 7-56, 8-60, 9-74, 10-78 (26.5 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Mason13   5298-1

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> A Hearne (1) passed 12000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 15
--> JR Mason (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 133
--> JR Mason (1) passed 11000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 62
--> B Cranfield reached 100 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 1st wicket in the Kent first innings
--> JR Mason achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Somerset second innings (previous best was 7-90)
--> JR Mason achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Somerset second innings (previous best was 7-90)

Burnup's 134, out of 243, took less than 3 hours and included 21 fours. Hearne took 210 minutes for his 103 which included 15 fours. Mason's 145 was scored in 105 minutes, included 24 fours and a five, and was made out of 192 for the 4th wicket. Braund and Mason both took three wickets in five balls. The match was completed in two days





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