- BATSMENRBM4s6sSRc Edwards b Johnson10012917418077.51b McLean1434442041.17c Blackwell b McLean6010914412055.04not out56953478158.94b Jones2125305084.00c Burns b Johnson39781685150.00lbw b Blackwell59101055.55c †Turner b Johnson3164714048.43b Jones30701515042.85c Laraman b Jones1223262052.17c †Turner b Jones087000.00Extras27 (lb 17, nb 10)TOTAL395 all out (106.3 Overs, RR: 3.7)Fall of wickets: 1-35 (Jimmy Adams), 2-175 (Derek Kenway), 2-191* (Robin Smith, retired not out ), 3-195 (John Crawley), 4-219 (Nic Pothas), 5-234 (Dimitri Mascarenhas), 6-293 (James Hamblin), 7-300 (Lawrence Prittipaul), 8-364 (Shaun Udal), 9-388 (Chris Tremlett), 10-395 (James Tomlinson)
- BATSMENRBM4s6sSRc Kenway b Tremlett821222038.09c Mascarenhas b Tomlinson16018421927086.95c †Pothas b Kenway73748614098.64c Mascarenhas b Udal101190190.90b Tremlett591982386029.79c Tremlett b Prittipaul18921125532289.57run out5282849063.41not out67727912093.05c Udal b Tremlett20182612111.11c Crawley b Tremlett19132021146.15Extras48 (b 14, lb 2, nb 28, w 4)TOTAL705/9d (145 Overs, RR: 4.86)Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Matt Wood), 2-173 (James Bryant), 3-189 (Mike Burns), 4-304 (Neil Edwards), 5-448 (Thomas Webley), 6-564 (Aaron Laraman), 7-616 (Ian Blackwell), 8-663 (Steffan Jones), 9-705 (Richard Johnson)
- BATSMENRBM4s6sSRc †Turner b McLean817651047.05b Blackwell50681448073.52c Blackwell b McLean1650016.66not out561291366143.41not out5370659075.71Extras9 (lb 4, nb 4, w 1)TOTAL177/3 (48 Overs, RR: 3.68)Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Derek Kenway), 2-16 (John Crawley), 3-96 (Jimmy Adams)
- Tue, 26 Aug - day 1 - Hampshire 1st innings 300/7 (RA Smith 7*, SD Udal 3*, 78 ov)
- Wed, 27 Aug - day 2 - Somerset 1st innings 338/4 (T Webley 30*, ID Blackwell 27*, 73 ov)
- Thu, 28 Aug - day 3 - Hampshire 2nd innings 4/0 (DA Kenway 0*, JHK Adams 4*, 1.2 ov)
- Fri, 29 Aug - day 4 - Hampshire 2nd innings 177/3 (48 ov) - end of match
Hampshire requiring 300 to avoid an innings defeat started badly when play finally got underway at 2:30pm after heavy rain had cancelled out the mornings play
On the first day of this match, the wicket had a green look to it that suggested it might have offered something to the bowlers
A maiden century from Neil Edwards took Somerset to within 61 runs of Hampshire's first innings total by the end of a run-filled second day on a typically flat Taunton wicket.
Hampshire overcame a problematic morning to end the first day of their important Frizzell County Championship Division Two clash with Somerset in the driving seat, thanks to a superb century from Derek Kenway.