Northamptonshire v Somerset
John Player Special League 1986
VenueWellingborough School Ground, Wellingborough on 10th August 1986 (40-over match)
Balls per over6
TossNorthamptonshire won the toss and decided to field
ResultNo result
PointsNorthamptonshire 2; Somerset 2
UmpiresB Leadbeater, AGT Whitehead

Somerset inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
BC Rosec G Cook b Capel7     
*PM Roebucklbw b Mallender9     
IVA Richardslbw b Capel21     
IT Bothamnot out1751221191213143.44
NA Feltonc Harper b NGB Cook35     
RJ Hardenc Harper b Walker9     
J Garnernot out3     
VJ Marksdid not bat      
+T Garddid not bat      
MR Davisdid not bat      
GV Palmerdid not bat      
Extras(6 lb, 1 nb, 6 w)13
Total(5 wickets, innings closed, 39 overs)272
Fall of wickets:
1-16, 2-18, 3-51, 4-185, 5-234
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Mallender7   0481--42.006.86
Capel8   1312--24.003.88
Wild8   0570---7.12
Walker8   0641--48.008.00
Harper5   0390---7.80
NGB Cook3   0271--18.009.00

Northamptonshire inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
RJ Baileyc Roebuck b Richards1     
W Larkinsnot out38     
AJ Lambnot out14     
*G Cookdid not bat      
DJ Capeldid not bat      
DJ Wilddid not bat      
RA Harperdid not bat      
+SNV Watertondid not bat      
NGB Cookdid not bat      
NA Mallenderdid not bat      
A Walkerdid not bat      
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(1 wicket, 15 overs)54
Fall of wickets:
1-3 (Bailey)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Garner5   180---1.60
Richards7   1211--42.003.00
Palmer2   0160---8.00
Davis1   080---8.00

--> The match was reduced to 39 overs per side
--> IT Botham passed his previous highest score of 126 in List A matches
--> IT Botham passed 6500 runs in List A matches when he reached 114