result
(f/o) 222 & 192
WORCS won by an innings and 214 runs
Worcestershire 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Tim Curtis  b Rose27-----
Gordon Lord c Mallender b Dredge49-----
Graeme Hick not out 405469555351186.35
Damian D'Oliveira c Roebuck b Rose0-----
Phil Neale (c)c Marks b Mallender0-----
Ian Botham  b Rose7-----
Steve Rhodes c Felton b Dredge56-----
Phil Newport  b Marks27-----
Richard Illingworth not out 31-----
Extras(b 6, lb 16, nb 4)26
TOTAL(189.5 Ov, RR: 3.30)628/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-78, 2-112, 3-112, 4-119, 5-132, 6-397, 7-451
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Adrian Jones3249703.03---00
Neil Mallender3298612.68---00
Vic Marks50614112.82---00
Graham Rose31810133.25---00
Colin Dredge34.5813323.81---00
Peter Roebuck1004804.80---00
Somerset 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Nigel Felton c Radford b Hick24-----
Peter Roebuck (c)lbw b Radford0-----
Jon Hardy c †Rhodes b Radford39-----
Martin Crowe c †Rhodes b Newport28-----
Richard Harden lbw b Hick2-----
Vic Marks c Botham b Newport42-----
Neil Burns c Botham b Radford32-----
Graham Rose c Curtis b Newport12-----
Neil Mallender c †Rhodes b Newport3-----
Colin Dredge  b Radford16-----
Adrian Jones not out 8-----
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
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Graham Dilley1204003.33---00
Neal Radford23.517743.23---00
Phil Newport1745943.47---00
Graeme Hick831822.25---00
Richard Illingworth10404.00---00
Ian Botham931802.00---00
Somerset 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Nigel Felton c †Rhodes b Newport36-----
Peter Roebuck (c)lbw b Radford17-----
Jon Hardy  b Newport0-----
Martin Crowe c Lord b Radford53-----
Richard Harden lbw b Newport3-----
Vic Marks c Hick b Newport7-----
Neil Burns c Illingworth b Hick11-----
Graham Rose c †Rhodes b Newport30-----
Neil Mallender lbw b Radford1-----
Colin Dredge c Curtis b Newport17-----
Adrian Jones not out 3-----
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
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Graham Dilley1424002.85---00
Neal Radford1763932.29---00
Phil Newport15.335063.22---00
Graeme Hick1141511.36---00
Richard Illingworth1142001.81---00
Ian Botham622504.16---00
MATCH DETAILS
County Ground, Taunton
TossWorcestershire, elected to bat first
SeriesBritannic Assurance County Championship
Season1988
Match daysday (4-day match)
Umpires
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Ray Julian
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Roy Palmer
PointsWorcestershire 23, Somerset 4
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 05 May - day 1 - WORCS 1st innings 312/5 (Graeme Hick 179*, Steve Rhodes 40*)
Fri, 06 May - day 2 - Somerset 1st innings 103/4 (Martin Crowe 11*, Vic Marks 20*)
Sat, 07 May - day 3 - Somerset 2nd innings 143/6 (Martin Crowe 47*, Graham Rose 13*)
Sun, 08 May - rest day
Mon, 09 May - day 4 - Somerset 2nd innings 192 (74.3 ov) - end of match