Glamorgan v Somerset
Benson and Hedges Cup 1978 (Group B)
VenueSophia Gardens, Cardiff on 22nd, 24th April 1978 (55-over match)
Balls per over6
TossSomerset won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSomerset won by losing fewer wickets
PointsGlamorgan 0; Somerset 3
UmpiresDGL Evans, AGT Whitehead
Close of play day 1No play
Man of the MatchIVA Richards

Somerset inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
*BC Roseb Ontong58      
PW Denningc Francis b Nash5      
IVA Richardsb Wilkins85      
IT Bothamc and b Cordle2      
MJ Kitchenrun out7      
GI Burgessc Ontong b Cordle7      
D Breakwellc EW Jones b Swart9      
+DJS Taylornot out1      
CH Dredgenot out4      
DR Gurrdid not bat      
HR Moseleydid not bat      
Extras(3 b, 10 lb, 5 nb)18
Total(7 wickets, innings closed, 55 overs)196
Fall of wickets:
1-21, 2-157, 3-161, 4-163, 5-173, 6-189, 7-190
Glamorgan bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsDots4s6sS-RateEcon
Nash11   4271--   66.002.45
Cordle11   1342--   33.003.09
Swart8   3181--   48.002.25
Wilkins11   2441--   66.004.00
Richards4   0290--   -7.25
Ontong10   1261--   60.002.60

Glamorgan inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
*A Jonesc Kitchen b Dredge61      
JA Hopkinslbw b Dredge18      
DA Francislbw b Burgess3      
PD Swartc Richards b Breakwell58      
MJ Llewellync Breakwell b Botham21      
RC Ontongrun out3      
G Richardsc Dredge b Breakwell2      
MA Nashnot out2      
+EW Jonesrun out0      
EA Cordlenot out0      
AH Wilkinsdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 17 lb, 3 nb, 6 w)28
Total(8 wickets, innings closed, 55 overs)196
Fall of wickets:
1-74, 2-88, 3-115, 4-168, 5-180, 6-193, 7-194, 8-194
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsDots4s6sS-RateEcon
Botham11   2351--   66.003.18
Moseley9   1340--   -3.78
Gurr7   2260--   -3.71
Dredge11   1342--   33.003.09
Burgess11   4191--   66.001.73
Breakwell6   1202--   18.003.33

--> The match was scheduled for one day but extended to two.
--> BC Rose passed 2000 runs in ListA matches when he reached 58
--> DR Gurr made his last appearance in ListA matches
--> PD Swart passed his previous highest score of 34 in ListA matches
--> PD Swart made his debut for Glamorgan in ListA matches





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