Close of Play

  • Sun, 4 May - day 1 - Nottinghamshire 1st innings 382/5 (SR Patel 116*, CMW Read 95*, 96 ov)
  • Mon, 5 May - day 2 - Somerset 1st innings 237/4 (AN Petersen 62*, C Kieswetter 32*, 70 ov)
  • Tue, 6 May - day 3 - Nottinghamshire 2nd innings 97/2 (PA Jaques 55*, JWA Taylor 1*, 38.1 ov)
  • Wed, 7 May - day 4 - Nottinghamshire 2nd innings 322/4d (102 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Newell spells out Patel's task

    Samit Patel claims not to have any thoughts of an England recall but after a stalemate at Taunton his Notts coach, and now England selector, Mick Newell, said it was too early to write him off

  • Somerset harvest far from certain

    Exactly 40 years after the death of Adge Cutler, Somerset is still permeating the national consciousness - thanks to its cricketers

  • Taunton beauty masks real issue

    Exactly 40 years after the death of Adge Cutler, Somerset is still permeating the national consciousness - thanks to its cricketers

  • Patel's swagger suits Notts

    A swaggering century from Samit Patel at Taunton underlined his talent but he has been spurned by England too often to be obsessing over an England rec