Yorkshire v Somerset
County Championship 1903
VenuePark Avenue Cricket Ground, Bradford on 13th, 14th, 15th July 1903 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossYorkshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresA Shaw, W Wright
Close of play day 1Yorkshire (1) 306/4 (Hirst 100*, Smith 31*)
Close of play day 2Yorkshire (1) 417/6 (Hawke 24*, Rhodes 24*)

Yorkshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JT Brownc Hedley b Robson96     
J Tunnicliffec Johnson b Cranfield11     
D Dentonc Lee b Robson47     
WH Wilkinsonc Lee b Robson21     
GH Hirstc Johnson b Cranfield142     
F Smithc and b Cranfield51     
*Lord Hawkenot out24     
W Rhodesnot out24     
S Haighdid not bat      
W Ringrosedid not bat      
+D Hunterdid not bat      
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(6 wickets, declared, 100 overs)417
Fall of wickets:
1-21, 2-134, 3-163, 4-211, 5-368, 6-371
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cranfield26   31283--
Braund26   31200--
Robson27   41083--
Hardy4   2100--
Hedley5   1180--
Lewis12   3320--

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LC Braundc Smith b Rhodes21     
AE Lewisb Ringrose21     
PR Johnsonrun out26     
WC Hedleyc Hunter b Hirst4     
E Robsonc Hirst b Rhodes5     
FM Leec Hawke b Rhodes0     
J Daniellc Tunnicliffe b Rhodes4     
OM Samsonb Hirst8     
FP Hardyc Haigh b Hirst7     
B Cranfieldnot out12     
+AP Wickhamc Hunter b Hirst4     
Extras(5 b, 1 w)6
Total(all out, 73 overs)118
Fall of wickets:
1-28, 2-68, 3-73, 4-81, 5-81, 6-85, 7-89, 8-97, 9-112, 10-118 (73 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hirst13   3354--
Rhodes33   13494--
Ringrose8   31311-
Haigh19   14150--

Somerset second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
LC Braundc Hirst b Rhodes14     
AE Lewisc Hunter b Hirst4     
PR Johnsonc Tunnicliffe b Rhodes8     
WC Hedleyc Hawke b Rhodes1     
E Robsonb Haigh20     
OM Samsonb Haigh4     
J Daniellc and b Haigh8     
FM Leenot out5     
FP Hardynot out4     
B Cranfielddid not bat      
+AP Wickhamdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 1 nb)3
Total(7 wickets, 45 overs)71
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-23, 3-25, 4-32, 5-53, 6-56, 7-67
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hirst11   4221--
Rhodes22   8313--
Haigh10   6143--
Ringrose2   110-1

--> D Denton (1) passed 9000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 25
--> PR Johnson (1) passed 1500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 2
--> B Cranfield reached 50 wickets in County Championship matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the Yorkshire first innings
--> GH Hirst reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 1st wicket in the Somerset second innings
--> GH Hirst reached 50 wickets in County Championship matches for the season when taking his 1st wicket in the Somerset second innings

Play did not start on the first day until late afternoon, only 70 minutes' play was possible on the second day and the start on the third day was delayed until 1.00pm due to a wet ground. Hirst's 142 lasted 110 minutes





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