result
Group 2, London, Apr 8 - 11 2021, County Championship
313 & 143
(77.2 ov, target 285)172 & 285/6
Somerset won by 4 wickets
Middlesex 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sam Robson c Abell b Gregory16526333325062.73
Max Holden c Banton b Overton431410133.33
Nick Gubbins lbw b Davey2127434077.77
Stevie Eskinazi (c)lbw b Gregory22911182024.17
Robbie White c Gregory b Leach1760742028.33
Martin Andersson c †Davies b Davey816272050.00
John Simpson c †Davies b Gregory1137531029.72
Toby Roland-Jones lbw b Overton2660914043.33
Tom Helm c Hildreth b Gregory921211042.85
Ethan Bamber  b Gregory940561022.50
Tim Murtagh not out 43610133.33
Extras(b 1, lb 6, nb 10)17
TOTAL(102.4 Ov, RR: 3.04)313
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Max Holden, 2.2 ov), 2-62 (Nick Gubbins, 11.6 ov), 3-142 (Stevie Eskinazi, 41.2 ov), 4-197 (Robbie White, 60.6 ov), 5-218 (Martin Andersson, 67.6 ov), 6-254 (John Simpson, 81.3 ov), 7-263 (Sam Robson, 83.2 ov), 8-281 (Tom Helm, 87.6 ov), 9-309 (Ethan Bamber, 101.3 ov), 10-313 (Toby Roland-Jones, 102.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Craig Overton21.466623.0410110000
Josh Davey1836223.44818001
Marchant de Lange1434102.92636000
Lewis Gregory2046853.409410003
Jack Leach2264311.951106001
Tom Abell712603.71334000
Somerset 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Tom Banton  b Bamber618341033.33
Tom Lammonby c †Simpson b Murtagh518181027.77
Tom Abell (c)c Robson b Murtagh49121044.44
James Hildreth lbw b Bamber2036553055.55
George Bartlett c †Simpson b Bamber01818000.00
Steven Davies lbw b Roland-Jones2342775054.76
Craig Overton  b Roland-Jones1415203093.33
Lewis Gregory c Robson b Murtagh1014192071.42
Josh Davey  b Murtagh48121050.00
Marchant de Lange  b Andersson51508751102.00
Jack Leach not out 2867795041.79
Extras(lb 3, nb 4)7
TOTAL(48.5 Ov, RR: 3.52)172
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Tom Lammonby, 4.2 ov), 2-15 (Tom Abell, 6.5 ov), 3-15 (Tom Banton, 7.4 ov), 4-17 (George Bartlett, 11.5 ov), 5-40 (James Hildreth, 19.2 ov), 6-72 (Craig Overton, 23.4 ov), 7-83 (Lewis Gregory, 28.1 ov), 8-87 (Steven Davies, 29.1 ov), 9-89 (Josh Davey, 30.3 ov), 10-172 (Marchant de Lange, 48.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tim Murtagh1434643.28669000
Ethan Bamber1372431.84695000
Tom Helm903604.00365000
Toby Roland-Jones923123.44425000
Sam Robson201507.5061100
Martin Andersson1.501719.2772002
Middlesex 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Max Holden c †Davies b Overton11070010.00
Sam Robson c †Davies b Overton1318292072.22
Nick Gubbins c Gregory b Overton37771203148.05
Stevie Eskinazi (c)c Overton b Davey531261599042.06
Robbie White c Gregory b Leach212300016.66
Martin Andersson lbw b Leach1236481033.33
John Simpson lbw b Davey13100033.33
Toby Roland-Jones lbw b Davey034000.00
Tom Helm c †Davies b Gregory59141055.55
Ethan Bamber lbw b Leach110200010.00
Tim Murtagh not out 66810100.00
Extras(b 8, lb 4)12
TOTAL(51.4 Ov, RR: 2.76)143
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Max Holden, 1.4 ov), 2-14 (Sam Robson, 7.1 ov), 3-88 (Nick Gubbins, 30.4 ov), 4-113 (Robbie White, 37.1 ov), 5-127 (Stevie Eskinazi, 44.5 ov), 6-131 (John Simpson, 46.3 ov), 7-131 (Toby Roland-Jones, 46.6 ov), 8-131 (Martin Andersson, 47.3 ov), 9-137 (Tom Helm, 50.2 ov), 10-143 (Ethan Bamber, 51.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Lewis Gregory1234713.91546100
Craig Overton1342632.00644000
Marchant de Lange402406.00134000
Josh Davey1131631.45562000
Jack Leach11.431831.54561000
Somerset 2nd INNINGS (target: 285 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Tom Banton lbw b Roland-Jones3753736069.81
Tom Lammonby c Eskinazi b Bamber016000.00
Tom Abell (c)c †Simpson b Bamber8414518512057.93
James Hildreth lbw b Roland-Jones1116231068.75
George Bartlett not out 7615022510050.66
Steven Davies lbw b Bamber0819000.00
Craig Overton c †Simpson b Murtagh521331023.80
Lewis Gregory not out 62727910086.11
Extras(lb 6, nb 4)10
TOTAL(77.2 Ov, RR: 3.68)285/6
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Tom Lammonby, 1.1 ov), 2-79 (Tom Banton, 17.6 ov), 3-101 (James Hildreth, 23.3 ov), 4-163 (Tom Abell, 46.4 ov), 5-175 (Steven Davies, 50.5 ov), 6-187 (Craig Overton, 58.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tim Murtagh2137113.389511000
Ethan Bamber20.227733.789313002
Toby Roland-Jones2127523.57888000
Tom Helm1214203.50527000
Martin Andersson301404.66101000
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossSomerset, elected to field first
SeriesCounty Championship
Season2021
Match days8,9,10,11 April 2021 - day(4-day match)
Umpires
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Chris Watts
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Richard Kettleborough
Match Referee
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Dean Cosker
PointsSomerset 11, Middlesex 6
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 08 Apr - day 1 -Middlesex 1st innings 293/8 (Toby Roland-Jones 19*, Ethan Bamber 2*, 96 ov)
Fri, 09 Apr - day 2 -Middlesex 2nd innings 87/2 (Nick Gubbins 37*, Stevie Eskinazi 28*, 28 ov)
Sat, 10 Apr - day 3 -Somerset 2nd innings 112/3 (Tom Abell 62*, George Bartlett 2*, 29.3 ov)
Sun, 11 Apr - day 4 -Somerset 2nd innings 285/6 (77.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Somerset started this group stage with minus 8 points.
  • Somerset have been deducted 8 points for preparing a "poor" pitch for the 2019 County Championship decider with Essex.