Somerset Second XI v Kent Second XI
Minor Counties Championship 1957
VenueCounty Ground, Taunton on 1st, 2nd July 1957 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
PointsSomerset Second XI 3; Kent Second XI 1
Close of play day 1

Somerset Second XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
B Roec Ufton b Wright22     
PJ Eeleb Phillips113     
JH Harrisb Knight15     
KE Palmerlbw b Phillips21     
CHM Greethamc and b Knight13     
JM Woolleyc Pretlove b Luckhurst17     
RT Virginnot out34     
GL Keithb Phillips6     
KD Biddulphc Wright b Knight2     
R Taylordid not bat      
AGT Whiteheaddid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 4 nb)6
Total(8 wickets, declared, 89.3 overs)249
Fall of wickets:
1-39, 2-71, 3-111, 4-130, 5-182, 6-224, 7-236, 8-249 (89.3 ov)
Kent Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Phillips25   8593--
Wilkinson13   2600--
Wright22   7561--
Pretlove3   0150--
Luckhurst10   0181--

Kent Second XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JM Prodgerb Taylor15     
+DG Uftonc Virgin b Greetham27     
JF Pretlovec Eele b Biddulph27     
AF Brazierb Biddulph6     
AW Cattb Taylor8     
ML Bristowb Greetham16     
RW Wilkinsonc Eele b Taylor0     
SD Knightb Palmer18     
BW Luckhurstnot out13     
DVP Wrightnot out16     
JB Phillipsdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 1 lb, 2 nb)4
Total(8 wickets, declared, 54 overs)150
Fall of wickets:
1-36, 2-52, 3-75, 4-78, 5-88, 6-88, 7-118, 8-122
Somerset Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Biddulph20   4502--
Harris7   1180--
Taylor13   5353--
Greetham7   2272--
Whitehead2   060--
Palmer5   1101--

Somerset Second XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
B Roec Pretlove b Brazier7     
PJ Eeleb Knight29     
JH Harrisst Ufton b Brazier0     
KE Palmerst Ufton b Brazier0     
CHM Greethamc and b Knight25     
JM Woolleyb Wright0     
RT Virginnot out13     
GL Keithb Knight0     
KD Biddulphc Catt b Wright3     
R Taylorb Wright0     
AGT Whiteheadnot out1     
Extras(9 b, 1 lb, 2 w)12
Total(9 wickets, declared, 47 overs)90
Fall of wickets:
1-29, 2-29, 3-29, 4-65, 5-68, 6-70, 7-74, 8-77, 9-81
Kent Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Phillips11   6110--
Wilkinson1   060--
Wright10   5113--
Knight12   4213--
Brazier13   4293--

Kent Second XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JM Prodgerb Taylor32     
+DG Uftonc Keith b Taylor4     
JF Pretlovenot out56     
AF Brazierc Virgin b Biddulph4     
AW Cattnot out1     
ML Bristowdid not bat      
RW Wilkinsondid not bat      
SD Knightdid not bat      
BW Luckhurstdid not bat      
DVP Wrightdid not bat      
JB Phillipsdid not bat      
Extras(7 b, 6 lb)13
Total(3 wickets, 23 overs)110
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-57, 3-80
Somerset Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Biddulph11   3421--
Harris1   020--
Taylor10   1432--
Palmer1   0100--

--> JM Woolley made his debut in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> R Taylor made his debut in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> PJ Eele (1) passed his previous highest score of 112 in Minor Counties Championship matches