Schweppes County Championship, Somerset v Essex at Taunton, Jun 4-7, 1983
Essex won by 141 runs
4,6,7 June 1983 (3-day match)
  Essex 1st innings R
GA Gooch c Roebuck b Dredge 60
BR Hardie c †Gard b Davis 4
KWR Fletcher* lbw b Popplewell 46
KS McEwan c Lloyds b Marks 54
KR Pont c Popplewell b Dredge 1
DR Pringle run out 21
N Phillip c sub b Dredge 36
DE East c †Gard b Dredge 10
RE East c Roebuck b Dredge 5
NA Foster c sub b Marks 4
DL Acfield not out 4
Extras (b 6, lb 8, w 1, nb 2) 17
  Total (all out; 87.5 overs) 262 (2.98 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ
  IT Botham 17 3 61 0 3.58
  MR Davis 17 2 55 1 3.23
  CH Dredge 24.5 5 64 5 2.57
  VJ Marks 14 2 36 2 2.57
  NFM Popplewell 11 3 21 1 1.90
  JW Lloyds 4 1 8 0 2.00
  Somerset 1st innings R
JW Lloyds c †DE East b Phillip 0
PM Roebuck b Acfield 69
PA Slocombe c †DE East b Phillip 3
PW Denning b Phillip 7
T Gard b Acfield 29
IT Botham st †DE East b Acfield 34
NFM Popplewell not out 66
VJ Marks c Foster b Acfield 12
MR Davis not out 16
Extras (b 4, lb 6, nb 4) 14
  Total (7 wickets dec; 98.3 overs) 250 (2.53 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ
  N Phillip 14 5 24 3 1.71
  NA Foster 19.3 3 49 0 2.51
  DR Pringle 4 2 9 0 2.25
  DL Acfield 34 6 106 4 3.11
  RE East 27 7 48 0 1.77
  Essex 2nd innings R
GA Gooch b Marks 33
BR Hardie c sub b IT Botham 39
KS McEwan lbw b Marks 6
KWR Fletcher* lbw b Dredge 12
KR Pont c Lloyds b Marks 22
DE East c †Gard b IT Botham 77
N Phillip c Denning b IT Botham 29
RE East b Marks 16
NA Foster c Dredge b IT Botham 1
DL Acfield not out 1
Extras (b 1, lb 4, w 1) 6
  Total (9 wickets dec; 87.5 overs) 242 (2.75 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ
  IT Botham 18 6 49 4 2.72
  MR Davis 4 0 20 0 5.00
  CH Dredge 15 5 35 1 2.33
  VJ Marks 39.5 10 103 4 2.58
  JW Lloyds 11 2 29 0 2.63
  Somerset 2nd innings (target: 255 runs) R
JW Lloyds c & b Phillip 0
PM Roebuck lbw b RE East 41
PA Slocombe c Gooch b Foster 10
PW Denning lbw b Acfield 20
IT Botham lbw b Acfield 19
NFM Popplewell lbw b Acfield 8
VJ Marks c Phillip b Acfield 8
T Gard b Acfield 0
MR Davis b Acfield 0
CH Dredge not out 1
BC Rose* absent hurt -
Extras (lb 3, nb 3) 6
  Total (all out; 48.3 overs) 113 (2.32 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ
  N Phillip 6 1 14 1 2.33
  NA Foster 7 1 24 1 3.42
  DL Acfield 18.3 5 34 6 1.83
  RE East 17 4 35 1 2.05

Match details


Toss - Essex, who chose to bat
Points - Essex 22, Somerset 7
Umpires - J Birkenshaw and AGT Whitehead
Close of play
  • Sat, 4 Jun - day 1 - Somerset 1st innings 35/3 (PM Roebuck 18*, T Gard 1*)
  • Sun, 5 Jun - rest day
  • Mon, 6 Jun - day 2 - Essex 2nd innings 112/4 (KR Pont 12*, DE East 8*)
  • Tue, 7 Jun - day 3 - Somerset 2nd innings 113 (48.3 ov) - end of match
 
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