Taunton, Sep 12 - 15 2011, County Championship Division One
380 & 310
(target 211)480 & 213/2
Lancashire won by 8 wickets
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• George Dobell at Taunton

Lancashire win Championship after 77-year wait

On another dramatic final day of a County Championship season Lancashire secured their first outright title since 1934

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Scorecard summary
Somerset380/10(125.4 overs)1st INNINGS
James Hildreth186 (307)
Jos Buttler68 (137)
Gary Keedy4/57(28)
Glen Chapple2/43(14)
Lancashire480/10(126.2 overs)1st INNINGS
Stephen Moore68 (147)
Karl Brown60 (138)
Murali Kartik5/137(45.2)
Somerset310/10(106.4 overs)2nd INNINGS
Peter Trego120 (217)
Glen Chapple3/53(19)
Simon Kerrigan3/109(35.4)
Lancashire213/2(29.1 overs)2nd INNINGS
Match details
County Ground, Taunton
TossSomerset, elected to bat first
SeriesCounty Championship Division One
Series resultLancashire won the 2011 County Championship Division One
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days12,13,14,15 September 2011 - day (4-day match)
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George Sharp
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Peter Willey
PointsLancashire 23, Somerset 5
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