Somerset v Australians
Australia in British Isles 1930
VenueCounty Ground, Taunton on 30th, 31st July 1930 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSomerset won the toss and decided to bat
ResultAustralians won by an innings and 158 runs
UmpiresA Morton, A Nash
Close of play day 1Australians (1) 136/1 (Jackson 57*, Bradman 71*)

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Youngb a'Beckett4      
EF Longriggc McCabe b a'Beckett0      
RA Inglerun out2      
FS Leec Walker b Hurwood0      
*JC Whitelbw b Grimmett38      
CCC Casec Hornibrook b Hurwood5      
LC Hawkinsc Jackson b Grimmett11      
AW Wellardb McCabe38      
JW Leec Woodfull b McCabe11      
GE Huntc Hornibrook b Grimmett12      
+AG Marshallnot out0      
Total(all out, 57.1 overs)121
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-4, 3-5, 4-10, 5-30, 6-60, 7-60, 8-108, 9-121, 10-121 (57.1 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
a'Beckett15   4222--
Hurwood18   3422--
McCabe11   7192--

Australians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WH Ponsfordb Hunt8      
A Jacksonc JW Lee b Young118      
DG Bradmanc and b Young117      
SJ McCabec and b Young1      
VY Richardsonc Hunt b Young27      
*WM Woodfullc and b White30      
EL a'Beckettc Young b White24      
CV Grimmettc Young b White16      
A Hurwood hit wkt b Young10      
PM Hornibrooknot out4      
+CW Walkerc Wellard b White0      
Extras(1 b, 4 lb)5
Total(all out, 143.4 overs)360
Fall of wickets:
1-13, 2-244, 3-245, 4-248, 5-277, 6-313, 7-332, 8-356, 9-356, 10-360 (143.4 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wellard22   3660--
Hunt38   13911--
JW Lee19   8370--
Young34   12705--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Younglbw b Grimmett17      
EF Longriggc Richardson b a'Beckett1      
RA Inglerun out5      
FS Leeb Grimmett0      
*JC Whitec Hornibrook b Grimmett12      
LC Hawkinsst Walker b Grimmett0      
CCC Casenot out20      
AW Wellardc Hornibrook b Grimmett17      
JW Leec Hornibrook b Grimmett0      
GE Huntb McCabe0      
+AG Marshallc Bradman b Grimmett3      
Extras(6 lb)6
Total(all out, 41.4 overs)81
Fall of wickets:
1-17, 2-23, 3-23, 4-26, 5-43, 6-43, 7-69, 8-69, 9-74, 10-81 (41.4 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
a'Beckett9   4161--
Hurwood5   180--
McCabe9   1151--
Hornibrook3   130--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> A Young (2) passed 9500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 3
--> AW Wellard (2) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 16
--> CV Grimmett reached 650 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Somerset second innings





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