Somerset v Warwickshire
Gillette Cup 1978 (1st Round)
VenueCounty Ground, Taunton on 5th July 1978 (60-over match)
Balls per over6
TossWarwickshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSomerset won by 6 wickets
UmpiresJF Crapp, DGL Evans
ScorersT Brice (Somerset), CWC Grove (Warwickshire)
Man of the MatchIVA Richards

Warwickshire inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
DL Amissc Dredge b Breakwell70     
KD Smithc Rose b Breakwell28     
RN Abberleyc Botham b Garner16     
*J Whitehousec sub b Dredge94     
+GW Humpageb Botham58     
PR Olivernot out6     
TA Lloydnot out8     
EE Hemmingsdid not bat      
DJ Browndid not bat      
RGD Willisdid not bat      
SP Perrymandid not bat      
Extras(5 lb, 7 nb)12
Total(5 wickets, innings closed, 60 overs)292
Fall of wickets:
1-91, 2-118, 3-128, 4-278, 5-279
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Garner12   1471--72.003.92
Botham12   2371--72.003.08
Dredge10   0581--60.005.80
Jennings6   1350---5.83
Breakwell12   1512--36.004.25
Marks8   0520---6.50

Somerset inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
*BC Roselbw b Brown11     
PW Denningb Willis60     
IVA Richardsnot out139     
PM Roebuckc and b Perryman45     
IT Bothamc Brown b Hemmings11     
VJ Marksnot out15     
D Breakwelldid not bat      
+DJS Taylordid not bat      
J Garnerdid not bat      
KF Jenningsdid not bat      
CH Dredgedid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 6 lb, 3 nb, 1 w)16
Total(4 wickets, 57.1 overs)297
Fall of wickets:
1-17, 2-154, 3-250, 4-263
Warwickshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Willis12   2431--72.003.58
Perryman12   0561--72.004.67
Oliver11   0700---6.36
Hemmings11   0581--66.005.27

--> IVA Richards passed his previous highest score of 126 in ListA matches