result
Taunton, Aug 21 - 24 1926, Australia tour of England
225 & 229/4d
(68 ov, target 302)153 & 245
Australians won by 56 runs
Australians 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Warren Bardsley  b Robertson-Glasgow15----0.00
Johnny Taylor c White b Bridges15----0.00
Bill Ponsford  b Bridges1----0.00
Herbie Collins (c)lbw b Robertson-Glasgow1----0.00
Stork Hendry  b White12----0.00
Jack Ryder lbw b White34----0.00
Arthur Richardson c †Lyon b Robertson-Glasgow19----0.00
Jack Gregory c †Lyon b Robertson-Glasgow21----0.00
John Ellis not out 42----0.00
Clarrie Grimmett  b Robertson-Glasgow0----0.00
Sam Everett st †Lyon b White59----0.00
Extras(lb 6)6
TOTAL(76.3 Ov, RR: 2.94)225
Fall of wickets: 1-22, 2-23, 3-38, 4-38, 5-74, 6-87, 7-124, 8-125, 9-127, 10-225
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jimmy Bridges2797222.66---00
Raymond Robertson-Glasgow2547853.12---00
George Hunt52601.20---00
Jack White19.366333.23---00
Somerset 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Tom Young  b Everett21----0.00
Jack MacBryan c †Ellis b Richardson26----0.00
Dar Lyon  b Grimmett18----0.00
Jack White  b Grimmett8----0.00
John Daniell (c)lbw b Grimmett0----0.00
Bunty Longrigg  b Richardson28----0.00
Edward Leach c Collins b Grimmett5----0.00
Guy Earle  b Grimmett27----0.00
George Hunt lbw b Richardson4----0.00
Jimmy Bridges not out 4----0.00
Raymond Robertson-Glasgow  b Richardson2----0.00
Extras(b 6, lb 2, nb 1, w 1)10
TOTAL(49.5 Ov, RR: 3.07)153
Fall of wickets: 1-51, 2-51, 3-74, 4-74, 5-77, 6-96, 7-139, 8-146, 9-147, 10-153
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jack Gregory904004.44---00
Clarrie Grimmett2256452.90---00
Sam Everett1352111.61---00
Arthur Richardson5.511843.08---00
Australians 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bill Ponsford run out 41----0.00
Johnny Taylor c Earle b White75----0.00
Herbie Collins (c)c Longrigg b Bridges60----0.00
Stork Hendry c †Lyon b Hunt9----0.00
Jack Ryder not out 40----0.00
Arthur Richardson not out 0----0.00
Extras(lb 3, w 1)4
TOTAL(68 Ov, RR: 3.36)229/4d
Fall of wickets: 1-98, 2-118, 3-130, 4-225
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jimmy Bridges1844812.66---00
Raymond Robertson-Glasgow1205404.50---00
George Hunt1134414.00---00
Jack White2466312.62---00
Guy Earle301605.33---00
Somerset 2nd INNINGS (target: 302 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Tom Young c Gregory b Everett1----0.00
Jack MacBryan c †Ellis b Grimmett25----0.00
Dar Lyon c Hendry b Grimmett136----0.00
Jack White lbw b Richardson1----0.00
John Daniell (c)c Ponsford b Richardson23----0.00
Bunty Longrigg c Gregory b Ryder14----0.00
Edward Leach c Taylor b Grimmett0----0.00
Guy Earle run out 17----0.00
George Hunt c Gregory b Everett20----0.00
Jimmy Bridges c Collins b Ryder0----0.00
Raymond Robertson-Glasgow not out 0----0.00
Extras(b 6, lb 2)8
TOTAL(68 Ov, RR: 3.60)245
Fall of wickets: 1-2, 2-53, 3-72, 4-122, 5-189, 6-196, 7-217, 8-244, 9-245, 10-245
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Clarrie Grimmett2448533.54---00
Sam Everett1013923.90---00
Arthur Richardson1664923.06---00
Stork Hendry402907.25---00
Jack Ryder1413522.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
County Ground, Taunton
TossAustralians, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Season1926
Match daysday(3-day match)
Umpires
England Image
J Bedford
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Jimmy Stone
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 21 Aug - day 1 -Somerset 1st innings 42/0 (Tom Young 21*, Jack MacBryan 21*)
Sun, 22 Aug - rest day
Mon, 23 Aug - day 2 -Australia 2nd innings 197/3 (Herbie Collins 45*, Jack Ryder 23*)
Tue, 24 Aug - day 3 -Somerset 2nd innings 245 (68 ov) - end of match