result
Final, London, Sep 8 1979, Gillette Cup (England)
(56.3/60 ov, target 270)224
Somerset won by 45 runs
player of the match
Viv Richards
Somerset
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Scorecard summary
Somerset269/8(60 overs)
Viv Richards117 (136)
Brian Rose41 (83)
Jim Watts2/34(12)
Northamptonshire224/9(56.3 overs)
Allan Lamb78 (127)
Geoff Cook44 (97)
Joel Garner6/29(10.3)
Match details
Lord's, London
TossNorthamptonshire, elected to field first
SeriesGillette Cup (England)
Season1979
Player Of The Match
Viv Richards
Viv Richards
Series resultSomerset won the 1979 Gillette Cup (England)
Match days - day match (60-over match)
Umpires
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David Constant
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John Langridge