Somerset Second XI v Cornwall
Minor Counties Championship 1957
VenueCombe Park, Bath on 7th, 8th August 1957 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossCornwall won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSomerset Second XI won by 7 wickets
PointsSomerset Second XI 10; Cornwall 0
Close of play day 1

Cornwall first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
REF Hoskingb Biddulph5     
TW Coryc Virgin b Dickinson1     
JW Murphylbw b Dickinson1     
R Harrisb Dickinson0     
WN Dorningb Dickinson1     
J Vincentnot out7     
AW Smithc Woolley b Biddulph11     
H Wattsb Dickinson1     
TB Baxb Biddulph3     
R Pellewc Virgin b Dickinson1     
B Readb Dickinson0     
Extras(4 lb, 1 nb)5
Total(all out, 20.3 overs)36
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-12, 3-12, 4-12, 5-18, 6-31, 7-32, 8-35, 9-36, 10-36 (20.3 ov)
Somerset Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Biddulph10   3143--

Somerset Second XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JG Lomaxc Cory b Pellew30     
B Roerun out22     
GM Tripplbw b Watts26     
JM Woolleyb Watts11     
RT Virginnot out52     
CHM Greethamc Read b Smith38     
JH Harrisb Smith0     
J Hiltonb Smith8     
TE Dickinsonnot out1     
AGT Whiteheaddid not bat      
KD Biddulphdid not bat      
Extras(7 b, 3 lb, 3 nb)13
Total(7 wickets, declared, 74 overs)201
Fall of wickets:
1-41, 2-65, 3-86, 4-97, 5-159, 6-159, 7-201
Cornwall bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Pellew14   5271-1
Smith19   5403-1
Watts21   2682--
Read12   5240-1
Hosking3   0120--
Cory3   050--
Murphy2   0120--

Cornwall second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
REF Hoskingc Woolley b Hilton53     
TW Coryc Tripp b Harris19     
JW Murphyb Harris4     
R Harrisb Hilton7     
WN Dorningc Virgin b Whitehead56     
J Vincentc Virgin b Lomax1     
AW Smithc Woolley b Hilton96     
H Wattsc Tripp b Hilton15     
TB Baxc Lomax b Dickinson12     
R Pellewc Lomax b Hilton16     
B Readnot out0     
Extras(8 b, 5 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)15
Total(all out, 83.2 overs)294
Fall of wickets:
1-36, 2-41, 3-54, 4-128, 5-135, 6-172, 7-195, 8-220, 9-269, 10-294 (83.2 ov)
Somerset Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Dickinson19   265111
Biddulph10   1450--
Harris11   2412--
Lomax7   0271--
Whitehead11   2381--

Somerset Second XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JG Lomaxrun out25     
B Roeb Pellew52     
GM Trippnot out35     
JM Woolleyb Pellew6     
CHM Greethamnot out7     
RT Virgindid not bat      
JH Harrisdid not bat      
J Hiltondid not bat      
TE Dickinsondid not bat      
AGT Whiteheaddid not bat      
KD Biddulphdid not bat      
Extras(2 lb, 5 nb)7
Total(3 wickets, 35.1 overs)132
Fall of wickets:
1-54, 2-107, 3-132
Cornwall bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smith10   3230--
Watts3   0130--
Read5   1270-2
Cory4   0200--

--> AW Smith (2) passed his previous highest score of 39 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> R Pellew (2) passed his previous highest score of 11 in Minor Counties Championship matches
--> TE Dickinson achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Minor Counties Championship matches in the Cornwall first innings (previous best was 5-37)
--> AW Smith reached 100 wickets in Minor Counties Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Somerset Second XI first innings