Somerset v Nottinghamshire
County Championship 1961
VenueJohnson Park, Yeovil on 3rd, 5th, 6th June 1961 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNottinghamshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultNottinghamshire won by 69 runs
PointsSomerset 0; Nottinghamshire 12
UmpiresD Davies, AE Fagg
Close of play day 1Somerset (1) 39/1 (Roe 10*, Langford 1*)
Close of play day 2Somerset (2) 19/2 (G Atkinson 14*)

Nottinghamshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
NW Hillc and b CRM Atkinson44      
WE Rhodesc Stephenson b Palmer4      
HM Winfieldc Lomax b CRM Atkinson49      
*JD Clayc Langford b CRM Atkinson39      
CJ Poolec Langford b CRM Atkinson2      
JD Springallc Lomax b Palmer35      
+G Millmanrun out51      
C Forbesnot out52      
IJ Davisonb Alley6      
J Cottonb Alley2      
BD Wellsc and b Alley0      
Extras(2 b, 3 lb, 1 nb)6
Total(all out, 116.4 overs)290
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-83, 3-110, 4-114, 5-155, 6-204, 7-266, 8-274, 9-290, 10-290 (116.4 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Biddulph13   2400--
Palmer20   4522--
Langford37   8850--
CRM Atkinson33   8684--

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Atkinsonc Hill b Cotton18      
B Roeb Davison21      
BA Langfordc Wells b Davison4      
JM Lawrencec Hill b Forbes17      
PB Wightb Wells17      
WE Alleyc Millman b Wells29      
JG Lomaxc Hill b Wells31      
CRM Atkinsonlbw b Wells2      
KE Palmerc Hill b Wells6      
*+HW Stephensonnot out18      
KD Biddulphlbw b Cotton0      
Extras(1 b, 6 lb, 1 nb, 5 w)13
Total(all out, 68.5 overs)176
Fall of wickets:
1-37, 2-44, 3-66, 4-70, 5-101, 6-122, 7-136, 8-152, 9-165, 10-176 (68.5 ov)
Nottinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Davison16   2532--
Wells26   13475--
Forbes6   1171--

Nottinghamshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
NW Hillb Biddulph27      
WE Rhodesc Alley b Langford32      
HM Winfieldlbw b Biddulph0      
*JD Claylbw b Biddulph0      
CJ Pooleb Biddulph7      
JD Springallc Stephenson b Langford4      
+G Millmanb Alley16      
C Forbesb Langford15      
IJ Davisonnot out2      
J Cottonb Alley0      
BD Wellsb Alley10      
Extras(4 lb)4
Total(all out, 38.2 overs)117
Fall of wickets:
1-54, 2-54, 3-54, 4-62, 5-72, 6-72, 7-104, 8-104, 9-105, 10-117 (38.2 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Biddulph16   4504--
Palmer5   2180--
Langford15   4273--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Atkinsonc Winfield b Cotton65      
B Roec Cotton b Davison0      
JM Lawrenceb Cotton5      
PB Wightb Wells2      
WE Alleyc and b Davison17      
JG Lomaxc Hill b Wells31      
*+HW Stephensonb Cotton9      
CRM Atkinsonc Winfield b Wells11      
KE Palmerb Davison11      
BA Langfordc Clay b Wells5      
KD Biddulphnot out1      
Extras(4 b, 1 lb)5
Total(all out, 71.4 overs)162
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-19, 3-24, 4-45, 5-124, 6-124, 7-134, 8-152, 9-156, 10-162 (71.4 ov)
Nottinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cotton19   12233--
Davison16   3413--
Forbes7   3170--

--> G Millman (1) passed 3000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 36
--> G Millman (1) passed 3500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 44
--> C Forbes (1) passed his previous highest score of 25 in County Championship matches
--> CRM Atkinson reached 50 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Nottinghamshire first innings
--> CRM Atkinson reached 50 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 4th wicket in the Nottinghamshire first innings
--> J Cotton reached 200 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Somerset first innings





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