Close of Play

  • Mon, 10 Jun - day 1 - Gloucestershire 1st innings 20/4 (GL Jessop 4*, )
  • Tue, 11 Jun - day 2 - Northamptonshire 2nd innings 40/7 (GJ Thompson 5*, S King 1*, 30 ov)
  • Wed, 12 Jun - day 3 - no play
  • No benefit for Bertie

    Before players were paid regular wages, the benefit match was their best bet for a comfortable retirement. But it didn't turn out that way for this Somerset bowler

  • The raining champions

    On the last day of what has, until the last fortnight, been a wretchedly wet domestic season, we look back to a year when the weather robbed Hampshire of the Championship