Close of Play

  • Sun, 25 May - day 1 - Somerset 1st innings 237/3 (NRD Compton 72*, JC Hildreth 72*, 75 ov)
  • Mon, 26 May - day 2 - Warwickshire 1st innings 78/1 (IJ Westwood 29*, WTS Porterfield 20*, 22.2 ov)
  • Tue, 27 May - day 3 - Warwickshire 1st innings 294/5 (TR Ambrose 0*, R Clarke 0*, 92.3 ov)
  • Wed, 28 May - day 4 - no play

Match Notes

  • Trescothick pleased with progress

    Somerset's captain, Marcus Trescothick, was frustrated but generally satisfied with the progress of his side after the final day at Edgbaston was washed out

  • Porterfield shines amid the gloom

    It has taken him 44 Championship matches and 69 Championship innings, but William Porterfield provided a reminder of the reasons Warwickshire wanted him in the first place with a maiden Championship century for the club.

  • Overtons hint at future, Giles at past

    The Overton twins, Jamie and Craig, produced the brightest cricket of the day to provide a hint of what should be a golden future for club and perhaps country. The 20-year-olds thrashed 69 for Somerset's tenth-wicket in just 9.3 overs to take their side o

  • Compton demonstrates old-fashioned values

    Nick Compton compiled a patient half-century that built Somerset an excellent foundation against Warwickshire and provided a reminder of his skills that,just might have helped England retain the Ashes in the winter.