Middlesex County Cricket Club

Middlesex v Somerset
County Championship 1939
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 23rd, 24th, 25th August 1939 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossMiddlesex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMiddlesex won by 225 runs
PointsMiddlesex 12; Somerset 0
UmpiresF Chester, E Cooke
Close of play day 1Middlesex (2) 18/0 (Robertson 14*, Collinson 4*)
Close of play day 2Somerset (2) 108/3 (Buse 19*, Garnett 11*)

Middlesex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JDB Robertsonc Luckes b Andrews23     
J Collinsonrun out19     
WJ Edrichst Luckes b Meyer14     
DCS Comptonc Meyer b Buse4     
FG Mannc McRae b Andrews38     
*RWV Robinsc Luckes b Buse7     
BL Muncerb Buse18     
+WFF Pricec Luckes b Hazell13     
JM Simsnot out29     
CIJ Smithc Hazell b Andrews36     
LH Grayc and b Meyer0     
Extras(4 b, 6 lb)10
Total(all out, 61.6 overs)211
Fall of wickets:
1-34, 2-59, 3-62, 4-69, 5-81, 6-115, 7-144, 8-150, 9-207, 10-211 (61.6 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Andrews14   1683--
Buse21   6503--
Hazell7   3201--

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FS Leeb Smith0     
H Gimblettb Gray4     
HFT Busec Price b Smith0     
RJO Meyerlbw b Smith24     
TR Garnettb Smith0     
FM McRaeb Muncer33     
*EF Longriggrun out2     
HE Wattsc Smith b Muncer22     
+WT Luckesnot out5     
WHR Andrewsc Smith b Robins7     
HL Hazellb Muncer4     
Extras(3 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)5
Total(all out, 28.6 overs)106
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-1, 3-9, 4-10, 5-34, 6-53, 7-85, 8-92, 9-100, 10-106 (28.6 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smith11   2284--
Gray4   1221--
Sims5   1260--
Robins5   1141--

Middlesex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JDB Robertsonb Buse92     
J Collinsonc Lee b Andrews19     
WJ Edrichc Meyer b Hazell36     
DCS Comptonc Watts b Meyer48     
FG Mannc Andrews b Meyer18     
*RWV Robinsc Meyer b Hazell84     
BL Muncerc and b Buse6     
+WFF Pricenot out28     
CIJ Smithc Gimblett b Hazell16     
JM Simsnot out2     
LH Graydid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 2 lb, 2 nb)10
Total(8 wickets, declared, 68 overs)359
Fall of wickets:
1-48, 2-121, 3-193, 4-202, 5-263, 6-287, 7-317, 8-335
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Andrews10   1621--
Buse21   11122--
Meyer19   2902--
Hazell18   1853--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FS Leec Price b Gray8     
H Gimblettc Sims b Compton69     
HFT Busec Price b Gray48     
RJO Meyerb Sims1     
TR Garnettst Price b Sims24     
FM McRaeb Muncer14     
*EF Longriggc Edrich b Sims1     
HE Wattsst Price b Sims0     
+WT Luckesnot out18     
WHR Andrewsc sub b Sims43     
HL Hazellc Edrich b Sims6     
Extras(3 b, 4 lb)7
Total(all out, 64.2 overs)239
Fall of wickets:
1-35, 2-91, 3-92, 4-146, 5-160, 6-171, 7-171, 8-174, 9-232, 10-239 (64.2 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smith11   2300--
Gray17   7392--
Robins4   1130--
Muncer4   0241--
Robertson1   020--
Compton4   0181--

--> FG Mann (1) passed 1500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 18
--> JDB Robertson (2) passed 2000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 83
--> WHR Andrews reached 650 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Middlesex first innings
--> BL Muncer achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Somerset first innings (previous best was 3-44)
--> BL Muncer achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Somerset first innings (previous best was 3-44)



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