Close of Play

  • Fri, 30 May - day 1 - Surrey 1st innings 280/7 (JN Batty 28*, Saqlain Mushtaq 0*, 89.5 ov)
  • Sat, 31 May - day 2 - Somerset 1st innings 335/4 (JL Langer 111*, ID Blackwell 104*, 72 ov)
  • Sun, 01 Jun - day 3 - Surrey 2nd innings 172/7 (MJ Nicholson 3*, Saqlain Mushtaq 2*, 70 ov)
  • Mon, 02 Jun - day 4 - Somerset 2nd innings 111/2 (14.4 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

County Championship Division One News

  • Future imperfect

    The rise of Twenty20 and of India's power are challenging English cricket's ability to function independently

  • Benkenstein ready to move aside

    Dale Benkenstein has confirmed he is unlikely to continue as Durham captain after leading them to their first County Championship title

  • Meet the VVinners

    Congratulations to the VVinners of the the County Championship edition of the fantasy game

  • Adams refuses to be drawn on his future

    Chris Adams refused to comment on speculation that he was set to retire, saying he 'hoped to remain at the club in some capacity' next season

  • Championship shows it can survive new age

    The instigation of two divisions in the County Championship has been a blessing of sorts. In terms of maintaining interest until the very end

Somerset 4th innings Partnerships

1st14ME TrescothickNJ Edwards
2nd80JL LangerME Trescothick
3rd17ME TrescothickJC Hildreth