- BATSMENRMB4s6sSRb Clarke53123996253.53c Patel b Barker1543322046.87c sub (†PJ McKay) b Rankin9231124311037.86c Clarke b Patel1220153080.00c sub (†PJ McKay) b Barker9818115511263.22lbw b Clarke1283571021.05c sub (†PJ McKay) b Rankin2047292068.96lbw b Wright1529223068.18not out1565272055.55c sub (†PJ McKay) b Patel1420050.00c Porterfield b Rankin563944101127.27Extras22 (b 12, lb 8, nb 2)TOTAL411 all out (120.4 Overs, RR: 3.40)Fall of wickets: 1-27 (JG Myburgh, 10.4 ov), 2-84 (ME Trescothick, 32.5 ov), 3-105 (AN Petersen, 37.4 ov), 4-268 (JC Hildreth, 86.5 ov), 5-286 (NRD Compton, 93.1 ov), 6-321 (PD Trego, 104.2 ov), 7-321 (C Kieswetter, 105.3 ov), 8-341 (AC Thomas, 110.4 ov), 9-342 (GH Dockrell, 111.1 ov), 10-411 (J Overton, 120.4 ov)
- BATSMENRMB4s6sSRc Petersen b C Overton27412750100.00c †Kieswetter b Myburgh9920718413053.80lbw b C Overton11826922914051.52c Compton b Trego32124993032.32c Hildreth b C Overton223170011.76not out064000.00not out012000.00Extras16 (lb 2, nb 14)TOTAL294/5 (92.3 Overs, RR: 3.17)Fall of wickets: 1-40 (V Chopra, 10.4 ov), 2-203 (IJ Westwood, 56.3 ov), 3-290 (WTS Porterfield, 86.4 ov), 4-294 (SR Hain, 91.2 ov), 5-294 (A Javid, 92.1 ov)
Hours of play (local time)
- 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
- Warwickshire 1st innings
- WTS Porterfield 100 off 200 balls in 233 minutes, 11x4
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
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.
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
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.