Gloucestershire v Somerset
County Championship 1908
VenueSpa Ground, Gloucester on 22nd, 23rd June 1908 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSomerset won the toss and decided to bat
ResultGloucestershire won by 6 wickets
PointsGloucestershire 1; Somerset -1
UmpiresGP Harrison, J Moss
Close of play day 1Gloucestershire (1) 185/9 (Huggins 60*, Parker 3*)

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BL Bisgoodc Board b Dennett1     
LC Braundc CS Barnett b Dennett34     
AE Lewisb Huggins0     
AEM Whittlec Board b Dennett26     
*J Daniellc Mills b Dennett17     
E Robsonc Langdon b Huggins11     
HS Poyntznot out34     
VT Hillc Jessop b Huggins13     
ESM Poyntzb Mills19     
+H Chidgeyb Mills2     
B Cranfieldb Mills5     
Extras(4 b, 3 lb)7
Total(all out, 52 overs)169
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-9, 3-57, 4-64, 5-91, 6-91, 7-107, 8-143, 9-153, 10-169 (52 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Huggins19   4523--
Dennett19   5724--
Parker7   3220--
Mills7   3163--

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EP Barnettb Cranfield5     
T Langdonb Robson39     
+JH Boardb Robson8     
CS Barnettb Robson0     
HJ Hugginsc Lewis b Braund77     
*GL Jessopb Robson0     
RT Godsellc Chidgey b Braund4     
AE Dipperb Lewis19     
PT Millsst Chidgey b Cranfield18     
EG Dennettb Lewis0     
CWL Parkernot out51     
Extras(26 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)29
Total(all out, 72.4 overs)250
Fall of wickets:
1-21, 2-42, 3-42, 4-57, 5-57, 6-68, 7-111, 8-166, 9-177, 10-250 (72.4 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cranfield20   6512--
Lewis20   8512-1
Robson22   5834--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HS Poyntzlbw b Dennett15     
LC Braundb Mills30     
BL Bisgoodc Jessop b Dennett12     
AEM Whittlec Godsell b Dennett35     
AE Lewisc Parker b Dennett0     
E Robsonb Parker42     
VT Hillc Langdon b Dennett16     
*J Daniellb Parker12     
ESM Poyntzb Parker10     
+H Chidgeyc Mills b Dennett7     
B Cranfieldnot out3     
Extras(9 b, 2 nb)11
Total(all out, 65.1 overs)193
Fall of wickets:
1-39, 2-49, 3-89, 4-92, 5-107, 6-142, 7-165, 8-176, 9-179, 10-193 (65.1 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Huggins13   1520-2
Parker8   3153--
Mills12   4231--

Gloucestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EP Barnettnot out44     
T Langdonb Lewis11     
+JH Boardlbw b Lewis5     
HJ Hugginsc Braund b Robson0     
RT Godsellb Robson7     
*GL Jessopnot out40     
CS Barnettdid not bat      
AE Dipperdid not bat      
PT Millsdid not bat      
EG Dennettdid not bat      
CWL Parkerdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 4 nb)6
Total(4 wickets, 36.1 overs)113
Fall of wickets:
1-22, 2-35, 3-39, 4-59
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lewis18   4662-4
Robson17   4332--
Hill1   040--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> CWL Parker (1) passed his previous highest score of 13 in First-Class matches
--> CWL Parker (1) passed his previous highest score of 13 in County Championship matches
--> EP Barnett (2) passed 1500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 43
--> PT Mills reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Somerset first innings