James Hildreth 159 for Somerset too much for Glamorgan

Marchant de Lange 40 for Glamorgan
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After Glamorgan won the toss and decided to field, Somerset took full advantage of the conditions, scoring at nearly 8 an over to reach the highest total of the day 372, for the loss of 7 wickets.

James Hildreth 159,ably supported by Peter Trego 56 and Tom Abell 40, batted superbly and the Somerset batsmen were always on top of the Glamorgan bowlers, in good batting conditions at the Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton.

Somerset   372-7 (James Hildreth 159, Peter Trego 56, Tom Abell 40)

Glamorgan 289 (Colin Ingram 85, Marchant de Lange 40)

Result – Somerset won by 83 runs

Glamorgan gave it a go, but they were never going to chase down 372! Skipper Colin Ingram top scored with 85 .


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