Britannic Assurance County Championship at Taunton, May 5-9 1988
222 & 192 (74.3 ov)
Worcs won by an innings and 214 runs
Worcestershire 1st Innings
TS Curtis  b Rose27-----
GJ Lord c Mallender b Dredge49-----
GA Hick not out405469555351186.35
DB D'Oliveira c Roebuck b Rose0-----
PA Neale (c)c Marks b Mallender0-----
IT Botham  b Rose7-----
SJ Rhodes c Felton b Dredge56-----
PJ Newport  b Marks27-----
RK Illingworth not out31-----
Extras(b 6, lb 16, nb 4)26
TOTAL(189.5 Ov, RR: 3.3)628/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-78, 2-112, 3-112, 4-119, 5-132, 6-397, 7-451
AN Jones3249703.0300
NA Mallender3298612.6800
VJ Marks50614112.8200
GD Rose31810133.2500
CH Dredge34.5813323.8100
PM Roebuck1004804.8000
Somerset 1st Innings
NA Felton c Radford b Hick24-----
PM Roebuck (c)lbw b Radford0-----
JJE Hardy c †Rhodes b Radford39-----
MD Crowe c †Rhodes b Newport28-----
RJ Harden lbw b Hick2-----
VJ Marks c Botham b Newport42-----
ND Burns c Botham b Radford32-----
GD Rose c Curtis b Newport12-----
NA Mallender c †Rhodes b Newport3-----
CH Dredge  b Radford16-----
AN Jones not out8-----
Extras(lb 6, nb 10)16
TOTAL(70.5 Ov, RR: 3.13)222
Fall of wickets: 1-1, 2-70, 3-70, 4-75, 5-147, 6-152, 7-166, 8-173, 9-203, 10-222
GR Dilley1204003.3300
NV Radford23.517743.2300
PJ Newport1745943.4700
GA Hick831822.2500
RK Illingworth10404.0000
IT Botham931802.0000
Somerset 2nd Innings (following on)
NA Felton c †Rhodes b Newport36-----
PM Roebuck (c)lbw b Radford17-----
JJE Hardy  b Newport0-----
MD Crowe c Lord b Radford53-----
RJ Harden lbw b Newport3-----
VJ Marks c Hick b Newport7-----
ND Burns c Illingworth b Hick11-----
GD Rose c †Rhodes b Newport30-----
NA Mallender lbw b Radford1-----
CH Dredge c Curtis b Newport17-----
AN Jones not out3-----
Extras(b 2, lb 1, nb 11)14
TOTAL(74.3 Ov, RR: 2.57)192
Fall of wickets: 1-49, 2-59, 3-62, 4-74, 5-90, 6-111, 7-154, 8-167, 9-185, 10-192
GR Dilley1424002.8500
NV Radford1763932.2900
PJ Newport15.335063.2200
GA Hick1141511.3600
RK Illingworth1142001.8100
IT Botham622504.1600
The Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton
TossWorcestershire , elected to bat first
SeriesBritannic Assurance County Championship 1988
Match days5,6,7,9 May 1988 (4-day match)
Ray Julian
Roy Palmer
PointsWorcestershire 23, Somerset 4
Thu, 05 May - day 1 - Worcestershire 1st innings 312/5 (GA Hick 179*, SJ Rhodes 40*)
Fri, 06 May - day 2 - Somerset 1st innings 103/4 (MD Crowe 11*, VJ Marks 20*)
Sat, 07 May - day 3 - Somerset 2nd innings 143/6 (MD Crowe 47*, GD Rose 13*)
Sun, 08 May - rest day
Mon, 09 May - day 4 - Somerset 2nd innings 192 (74.3 ov) - end of match