Somerset v Yorkshire
County Championship 1903
VenueCounty Ground, Taunton on 21st, 22nd May 1903 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossYorkshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSomerset won by 6 wickets
PointsSomerset 1; Yorkshire -1
UmpiresG Bean, WAJ West
Close of play day 1Somerset (1) 190/7 (Martyn 62*, Newton 18*)

Yorkshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JT Brown senc Lee b Robson48     
J Tunnicliffec Palairet b Braund4     
FS Jacksonb Braund16     
D Dentonc Cranfield b Robson5     
GH Hirstc Lee b Robson2     
WH Wilkinsonb Braund5     
W Rhodesc Braund b Robson0     
S Haighb Braund19     
*Lord Hawkec and b Braund29     
JT Brown junlbw b Braund0     
+D Hunternot out7     
Extras(8 b, 3 lb, 1 nb)12
Total(all out, 53.2 overs)147
Fall of wickets:
1-38, 2-76, 3-80, 4-84, 5-89, 6-89, 7-93, 8-119, 9-119, 10-147 (53.2 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cranfield9   1460-1
Robson18   7314--

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LCH Palairetc Hunter b Hirst43     
LC Braundb Hirst47     
AE Lewisc Tunnicliffe b Hirst8     
E Robsonb Hirst0     
*SMJ Woodsb Rhodes5     
PR Johnsonc Wilkinson b Rhodes4     
FM Leeb Rhodes3     
+H Martynb JT Brown jun62     
AE Newtonc Jackson b JT Brown sen47     
B Cranfieldnot out30     
AEC Northc Hunter b Jackson2     
Extras(5 b)5
Total(all out, 78.1 overs)256
Fall of wickets:
1-72, 2-84, 3-84, 4-93, 5-101, 6-109, 7-111, 8-197, 9-253, 10-256 (78.1 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
JT Brown jun8   1331--
Rhodes29   5713--
Haigh11   1500--
JT Brown sen4   191--

Yorkshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JT Brown senc Lee b Robson29     
FS Jacksonc Newton b Robson12     
D Dentonc Martyn b Braund9     
GH Hirstc Johnson b Cranfield50     
WH Wilkinsonb Braund8     
W Rhodesc Newton b Braund33     
S Haighnot out18     
*Lord Hawkeb Robson24     
+D Hunterc Martyn b Braund0     
J Tunnicliffeabsent hurt
JT Brown junabsent hurt
Extras(5 b, 2 lb)7
Total(all out, 47.3 overs)190
Fall of wickets:
1-33, 2-46, 3-50, 4-76, 5-128, 6-156, 7-189, 8-190 (47.3 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cranfield9   1471--
Robson15   0683--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LCH Palairetc Rhodes b Jackson11     
AE Lewisb Jackson9     
PR Johnsonc Denton b Rhodes19     
LC Braundc sub (W Wainwright) b Jackson14     
E Robsonnot out12     
*SMJ Woodsnot out16     
FM Leedid not bat      
+H Martyndid not bat      
AE Newtondid not bat      
B Cranfielddid not bat      
AEC Northdid not bat      
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(4 wickets, 26.5 overs)82
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-22, 3-50, 4-57
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
JT Brown sen5   0170--
Rhodes8   2201--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> H Martyn (1) passed his previous highest score of 49 in County Championship matches
--> B Cranfield (1) passed his previous highest score of 27 in County Championship matches
--> B Cranfield (1) passed his previous highest score of 28 in first-class matches
--> AEC North made his debut in County Championship matches
--> AEC North made his debut in first-class matches
--> E Robson (2) passed 4500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 8
--> SMJ Woods (2) passed 12500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 10
--> E Robson reached 250 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Yorkshire first innings

J.T.Brown, jun. dislocated his shoulder when bowling, Hirst strained his left leg when bowling and Tunnicliffe split a finger





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