• BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    lbw b Thomas
    59
    99
    119
    10
    0
    59.59
    c Hildreth b Kirby
    14
    19
    29
    2
    0
    73.68
    c †Buttler b Thomas
    10
    39
    54
    2
    0
    25.64
    c Hildreth b Kartik
    55
    125
    178
    7
    0
    44.00
    c Willoughby b Kirby
    31
    63
    61
    3
    0
    49.20
    c †Buttler b Thomas
    23
    46
    44
    3
    0
    50.00
    c †Buttler b Thomas
    10
    17
    16
    2
    0
    58.82
    c Jones b Thomas
    17
    48
    59
    1
    0
    35.41
    lbw b Thomas
    1
    17
    16
    0
    0
    5.88
    c †Buttler b Kartik
    1
    13
    13
    0
    0
    7.69
    not out
    0
    5
    3
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    24 (b 3, lb 13, nb 8)
    TOTAL
    245 all out (81.1 Overs, RR: 3.01)
    Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Chris Nash, 7.4 ov), 2-72 (Luke Wells, 21.2 ov), 3-97 (Ed Joyce, 29.4 ov), 4-156 (Michael Yardy, 46.5 ov), 5-201 (Ben Brown, 59.2 ov), 6-215 (Ollie Rayner, 63.6 ov), 7-233 (Murray Goodwin, 70.5 ov), 8-238 (Monty Panesar, 75.5 ov), 9-245 (James Anyon, 80.1 ov), 10-245 (Wayne Parnell, 81.1 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    CM Willoughby1644903.0600
    SP Kirby1534322.8600
    AC Thomas22.146062.7001
    M Kartik2556322.5203
    PD Trego301404.6600
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Yardy b Rayner
    14
    27
    32
    3
    0
    51.85
    c Rayner b Parnell
    14
    61
    69
    3
    0
    22.95
    c Joyce b Panesar
    5
    24
    27
    1
    0
    20.83
    c Goodwin b Panesar
    16
    44
    55
    2
    0
    36.36
    lbw b Panesar
    0
    6
    2
    0
    0
    0.00
    c Yardy b Panesar
    0
    3
    6
    0
    0
    0.00
    b Anyon
    100
    112
    173
    11
    4
    89.28
    c Nash b Panesar
    0
    1
    1
    0
    0
    0.00
    c Nash b Rayner
    43
    154
    176
    6
    1
    27.92
    c Anyon b Khan
    34
    69
    68
    4
    1
    49.27
    not out
    2
    12
    26
    0
    0
    16.66
    Extras
    58 (b 25, lb 7, nb 24, w 2)
    TOTAL
    286 all out (83.5 Overs, RR: 3.41)
    Fall of wickets: 1-35 (Marcus Trescothick, 7.4 ov), 2-51 (Steve Kirby, 17.1 ov), 3-51 (Arul Suppiah, 18.5 ov), 4-52 (Chris Jones, 19.5 ov), 5-54 (James Hildreth, 21.2 ov), 6-93 (Nick Compton, 29.5 ov), 7-93 (Peter Trego, 29.6 ov), 8-235 (Jos Buttler, 66.3 ov), 9-264 (Alfonso Thomas, 76.3 ov), 10-286 (Murali Kartik, 83.5 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    WD Parnell1535413.6018
    A Khan12.512612.0211
    OP Rayner1553822.5300
    MS Panesar28107352.6000
    JE Anyon1306314.8401
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Jones b Thomas
    34
    67
    86
    5
    0
    50.74
    c †Buttler b Kirby
    8
    12
    14
    1
    0
    66.66
    c Trescothick b Kartik
    18
    45
    48
    3
    0
    40.00
    c Trego b Kartik
    6
    16
    23
    1
    0
    37.50
    lbw b Kartik
    11
    71
    85
    1
    0
    15.49
    c Kartik b Thomas
    2
    20
    21
    0
    0
    10.00
    lbw b Thomas
    0
    2
    1
    0
    0
    0.00
    c †Buttler b Willoughby
    8
    21
    25
    1
    0
    38.09
    c Trescothick b Thomas
    13
    44
    50
    1
    0
    29.54
    lbw b Kartik
    2
    10
    7
    0
    0
    20.00
    not out
    6
    12
    11
    0
    0
    50.00
    Extras
    26 (b 12, lb 7, nb 6, w 1)
    TOTAL
    134 all out (53 Overs, RR: 2.52)
    Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Chris Nash, 3.5 ov), 2-69 (Luke Wells, 17.2 ov), 3-87 (Ed Joyce, 22.4 ov), 4-87 (Murray Goodwin, 23.2 ov), 5-94 (Michael Yardy, 30.1 ov), 6-94 (Ben Brown, 30.3 ov), 7-108 (Ollie Rayner, 38.2 ov), 8-118 (James Anyon, 47.2 ov), 9-122 (Monty Panesar, 49.4 ov), 10-134 (Wayne Parnell, 52.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    CM Willoughby812112.6210
    SP Kirby622013.3300
    M Kartik2474641.9102
    AC Thomas1572841.8600

Close of Play

  • Tue, 02 Aug - day 1 - Somerset 1st innings 36/1 (AV Suppiah 5*, SP Kirby 1*, 14 ov)
  • Wed, 03 Aug - day 2 - Sussex 2nd innings 94/4 (JE Anyon 1*, MH Yardy 2*, 26 ov)
  • Thu, 04 Aug - day 3 - Somerset 2nd innings 94/1 (18.1 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Thomas stars in Sussex slump

    Alfonso Thomas completed match figures of 10 for 88 as Somerset moved into the thick of the County Championship Division One title race with a nine-wicket victory over Sussex at Taunton

  • Buttler responds after Panesar's five

    Jos Buttler struck a superb 109-ball century to rescue Somerset on the second day of their County Championship match against Sussex at Taunton

  • Alfonso six-for puts Somerset on top

    Alfonso Thomas claimed 6 for 60 - his best figures in English first-class cricket - as Sussex were bowled out for 245 by Somerset on the opening day of the County Championship match at Taunton