Somerset v Warwickshire
County Championship 1955
VenueRecreation Ground, Bath on 2nd, 4th, 5th July 1955 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWarwickshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultWarwickshire won by 6 wickets
PointsSomerset 0; Warwickshire 12
UmpiresHG Baldwin, JJ Hills
Close of play day 1Warwickshire (1) 326 all out
Close of play day 2Somerset (2) 168/3 (Tremlett 86*, Wight 37*)

Warwickshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FC Gardnerc Hilton b Lawrence167      
NF Hornerc Stephenson b Lawrence39      
AVG Woltonc Hilton b Lobb18      
RE Hitchcockc Stephenson b Lawrence1      
*HE Dolleryb Hilton13      
+RT Spoonerlbw b Hilton22      
A Townsendrun out46      
KR Dollerynot out13      
RT Weekslbw b Lawrence0      
RG Thompsonlbw b Lawrence0      
WE Holliesc Stephenson b Lawrence0      
Extras(7 b)7
Total(all out, 124 overs)326
Fall of wickets:
1-77, 2-111, 3-112, 4-147, 5-189, 6-286, 7-324, 8-324, 9-324, 10-326 (124 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lobb21   3441--
Yawar Saeed12   1400--
Palmer12   1330--
Lawrence38   12676--
McMahon13   2410--
Hilton24   6702--
Tordoff4   0240--

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*GG Tordofflbw b Thompson3      
Yawar Saeedb Thompson19      
J Lawrenceb Thompson4      
MF Tremlettc Spooner b Weeks29      
PB Wightc Spooner b KR Dollery1      
CF Daveyc Townsend b Thompson1      
+HW Stephensonc Gardner b Hollies58      
J Hiltonnot out10      
KE Palmerc Townsend b Hitchcock2      
JWJ McMahonc Gardner b Hitchcock4      
B Lobbb Hitchcock0      
Extras(4 b, 2 nb)6
Total(all out, 63.1 overs)137
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-22, 3-30, 4-31, 5-42, 6-73, 7-121, 8-129, 9-137, 10-137 (63.1 ov)
Warwickshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thompson12   2284--
KR Dollery15   3441--
Hollies21   10331--
Weeks6   1211--

Somerset second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
*GG Tordoffb Hitchcock33      
Yawar Saeedb KR Dollery0      
J Lawrencec Spooner b KR Dollery0      
MF Tremlettb Hollies89      
PB Wightlbw b Hollies39      
CF Daveylbw b Hollies12      
KE Palmernot out12      
+HW Stephensonc Townsend b Hollies34      
J Hiltonc Weeks b Thompson20      
JWJ McMahonc Spooner b Thompson0      
B Lobbb Townsend1      
Extras(8 b, 8 lb, 2 nb)18
Total(all out, 93.5 overs)258
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-4, 3-85, 4-175, 5-180, 6-187, 7-229, 8-255, 9-257, 10-258 (93.5 ov)
Warwickshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thompson9   1222--
KR Dollery8   1382--
Hollies32   11714--
Weeks17   7360--
Hitchcock19   7521--

Warwickshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FC Gardnerc Stephenson b Lobb9      
NF Hornerb McMahon28      
AVG Woltonc Tremlett b Lobb1      
RE Hitchcocklbw b Lobb2      
*HE Dollerynot out23      
+RT Spoonernot out3      
A Townsenddid not bat      
KR Dollerydid not bat      
RT Weeksdid not bat      
RG Thompsondid not bat      
WE Holliesdid not bat      
Extras(4 b)4
Total(4 wickets, 20 overs)70
Fall of wickets:
1-14, 2-16, 3-22, 4-62
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lobb10   1353--
Yawar Saeed6   1210--
McMahon4   1101--

--> MF Tremlett (1) passed 10500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 15
--> PB Wight (2) passed 2000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 32
--> KE Palmer (2) passed his previous highest score of 10 in first-class matches
--> KE Palmer (2) passed his previous highest score of 10 in County Championship matches
--> J Lawrence reached 750 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 4th wicket in the Warwickshire first innings
--> KR Dollery reached 150 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Somerset second innings
--> B Lobb reached 50 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Warwickshire second innings





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