Somerset Second XI v Wiltshire
Minor Counties Championship 1956
VenueAgricultural Showgrounds, Frome on 15th, 16th August 1956 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWiltshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSomerset Second XI won by 8 wickets
PointsSomerset Second XI 10; Wiltshire 0
Close of play day 1

Wiltshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JR Thompsonc Harris b Biddulph66     
AOH Millsb Biddulph1     
MH Lloydc Mitchell b Fussell13     
J Hurnb Fussell0     
RJK Knightc Palmer b Walker26     
AM Smithc Virgin b Mitchell59     
PC Dunnc Smith b Palmer13     
PA Naylorb Mitchell0     
JH Merryweathernot out29     
AG Marshallb Mitchell4     
PK Jonesnot out8     
Extras(13 b, 5 lb, 3 nb)21
Total(9 wickets, declared, 71 overs)240
Fall of wickets:
1-24, 2-50, 3-50, 4-107, 5-128, 6-180, 7-192, 8-192, 9-206
Somerset Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Biddulph17   3652-1
Fussell21   5502--
Palmer11   4331-2
Mitchell15   7323--
Walker7   3391--

Somerset Second XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FL Angellc and b Naylor31     
M Walkerc sub b Merryweather70     
GM Trippb Marshall14     
PJ Eelec Hurn b Merryweather38     
KE Palmerc Jones b Merryweather19     
R Smithrun out8     
RT Virginc Marshall b Merryweather0     
JH Harrisnot out38     
PH Fussellc Lloyd b Merryweather4     
CG Mitchellnot out10     
KD Biddulphdid not bat      
Extras(3 b, 2 lb, 5 nb)10
Total(8 wickets, declared, 73.3 overs)242
Fall of wickets:
1-98, 2-116, 3-132, 4-178, 5-186, 6-186, 7-189, 8-195
Wiltshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Dunn7   0340--
Naylor22   4621-2
Jones12   1520-1
Merryweather22   5555--

Wiltshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JR Thompsonc Eele b Biddulph0     
AOH Millsc Eele b Biddulph3     
MH Lloydb Fussell8     
J Hurnb Walker56     
RJK Knightc Biddulph b Fussell7     
AM Smithc Smith b Walker7     
PC Dunnb Fussell0     
PA Naylorlbw b Walker9     
JH Merryweatherc and b Walker4     
AG Marshallc Mitchell b Biddulph3     
PK Jonesnot out0     
Extras(4 b, 1 nb)5
Total(all out, 54.5 overs)102
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-10, 3-12, 4-29, 5-29, 6-53, 7-65, 8-73, 9-100, 10-102 (54.5 ov)
Somerset Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Fussell20   8263--
Palmer6   2150--
Walker13   2264--

Somerset Second XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FL Angellc Knight b Merryweather33     
M Walkerc sub b Naylor10     
GM Trippnot out34     
PH Fussellnot out9     
PJ Eeledid not bat      
KE Palmerdid not bat      
R Smithdid not bat      
RT Virgindid not bat      
JH Harrisdid not bat      
CG Mitchelldid not bat      
KD Biddulphdid not bat      
Extras(15 b)15
Total(2 wickets, 24.1 overs)101
Fall of wickets:
1-29, 2-65
Wiltshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Naylor7   1271--
Merryweather7   1281--

--> FL Angell made his last appearance in Minor Counties Championship matches





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