Somerset v Sussex
County Championship 1951
VenueClarence Park, Weston-super-Mare on 15th, 16th August 1951 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSomerset won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSomerset won by 362 runs
PointsSomerset 12; Sussex 0
UmpiresHG Baldwin, AE Pothecary
Close of play day 1Sussex (1) 116 all out

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
H Gimblettc Oakman b Marlar103     
HE Wattsc Webb b Marlar31     
J Lawrence hit wkt b Marlar33     
MF Tremlettb Marlar6     
HFT Busec Webb b Marlar10     
JP Sainsburylbw b Marlar0     
*SS Rogersc Doggart b J Langridge58     
+HW Stephensonst Webb b J Langridge1     
J Redmanc Doggart b J Langridge8     
HL Hazellc JG Langridge b Marlar0     
EP Robinsonnot out2     
Extras(6 b, 1 nb, 1 w)8
Total(all out, 82.2 overs)260
Fall of wickets:
1-92, 2-159, 3-166, 4-188, 5-188, 6-211, 7-217, 8-256, 9-256, 10-260 (82.2 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wood5   2130--
James14   7300--
Oakman12   2690--
Marlar33   61057--
J Langridge18.27353--

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JG Langridgeb Robinson14     
DS Sheppardc Gimblett b Robinson7     
GHG Doggartnot out61     
G Coxlbw b Robinson5     
C Oakesst Stephenson b Hazell3     
*J Langridgelbw b Robinson1     
ASM Oakmanb Robinson0     
AE Jamesb Robinson2     
DJ Woodrun out2     
RG Marlarb Robinson6     
+RT Webbc Lawrence b Robinson0     
Extras(10 b, 5 lb)15
Total(all out, 47.1 overs)116
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-26, 3-45, 4-74, 5-75, 6-75, 7-77, 8-81, 9-114, 10-116 (47.1 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Buse6   480--
Redman5   2120--
Hazell18   7341--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
H Gimblettlbw b Oakman58     
HE Wattsc Wood b James25     
J Lawrencec JG Langridge b J Langridge25     
MF Tremlettc Wood b Marlar70     
HFT Busec Wood b J Langridge32     
JP Sainsburyb Marlar16     
*SS Rogersb Marlar6     
+HW Stephensonnot out53     
J Redmannot out35     
HL Hazelldid not bat      
EP Robinsondid not bat      
Extras(17 b, 1 lb)18
Total(7 wickets, declared, 92 overs)338
Fall of wickets:
1-73, 2-91, 3-139, 4-197, 5-233, 6-233, 7-239
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wood4   0320--
James21   7441--
Oakman15   2501--
Marlar28   51163--
J Langridge24   7782--

Sussex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JG Langridgec Rogers b Redman0     
DS Sheppardc Gimblett b Redman24     
GHG Doggartb Robinson24     
G Coxc Gimblett b Robinson10     
C Oakesc Gimblett b Robinson0     
*J Langridgec Hazell b Robinson22     
ASM Oakmanc Gimblett b Robinson4     
AE Jamesnot out12     
DJ Woodlbw b Robinson0     
RG Marlarb Robinson8     
+RT Webbb Hazell7     
Extras(6 b, 3 lb)9
Total(all out, 40.4 overs)120
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-43, 3-67, 4-67, 5-70, 6-85, 7-95, 8-95, 9-103, 10-120 (40.4 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Buse5   1220--
Redman7   2292--
Robinson13   3317--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> HE Watts (1) passed 2000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 9
--> HE Watts (1) passed 2500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 26
--> H Gimblett (2) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 55
--> H Gimblett (2) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches for the season when he reached 5
--> JP Sainsbury made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> JP Sainsbury made his last appearance in County Championship matches
--> RG Marlar achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Somerset first innings (previous best was 5-41)
--> RG Marlar achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Somerset first innings (previous best was 3-47)
--> RG Marlar achieved his first five wickets in an innings in County Championship matches in the Somerset first innings
--> EP Robinson reached 100 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 6th wicket in the Sussex second innings





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