Derbyshire v Somerset
John Player League 1971
VenueRutland Recreation Ground, Ilkeston on 16th May 1971 (40-over match)
Balls per over6
TossDerbyshire won the toss and decided to field
ResultSomerset won by 9 runs
PointsDerbyshire 0; Somerset 4
UmpiresHD Bird, GH Pope

Somerset inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
RT Virginc Hendrick b Buxton20     
MJ Kitchenc Hall b Rumsey0     
PJ Robinsonb Buxton9     
DB Closenot out89     
GI Burgessc Page b Rumsey28     
SG Wilkinsonrun out13     
TW Cartwrightc Rumsey b Ward0     
KJ O'Keeffenot out2     
+DJS Taylordid not bat      
*BA Langforddid not bat      
AA Jonesdid not bat      
Extras(10 lb)10
Total(6 wickets, innings closed, 39 overs)171
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-29, 3-30, 4-83, 5-155, 6-165
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Ward8   1231--48.002.88
Rumsey7   1342--21.004.86
Buxton8   3282--24.003.50
Russell8   1440---5.50
Hendrick8   0320---4.00

Derbyshire inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
PJK Gibbsc Cartwright b Close55     
IW Hallrun out38     
MH Pagec Jones b Close2     
CP Wilkinslbw b O'Keeffe5     
JF Harveyc Kitchen b Jones20     
*IR Buxtonc Robinson b Close9     
+RW Taylorc Burgess b Langford7     
PE Russellnot out11     
A Wardb Jones0     
M Hendrickb Langford4     
FE Rumseylbw b Langford0     
Extras(1 b, 10 lb)11
Total(all out, 37.4 overs)162
Fall of wickets:
1-98, 2-99, 3-101, 4-106, 5-123, 6-141, 7-153, 8-157, 9-162, 10-162 (37.4 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Jones6   0342--18.005.67
Burgess4   0170---4.25
Cartwright8   1290---3.62
O'Keeffe8   1211--48.002.62
Close5   0263--10.005.20

--> The match was reduced to 39 overs per side
--> SG Wilkinson made his debut in List A matches