Somerset v Worcestershire: Trescothick and Compton hit tons

Marcus Trescothick
County Championship Division One, Taunton (day two, close):
Worcestershire 212 v Somerset 451-7
Somerset 7pts, Worcestershire 2pts
Match scorecard

Marcus Trescothick and Nick Compton scored centuries as Somerset dominated the second day of their Division One match against Worcestershire.

Somerset, resuming on 142-0, added 311 runs to reach 451-7 with Trescothick, 66 not out overnight, scoring 146.

Nick Compton is on 114 not out but Arul Suppiah could only add two runs to his overnight total before falling for 75.

Relegated Worcestershire trail by 239 runs and are heading for another heavy defeat in a miserable season for them.