Middlesex continued to dominate on day two at Taunton against Somerset in this Specsavers County Championship Division One clash as they continued their great start to this match by building a commanding lead on day two. Middlesex closed on 361 for 8 to lead Somerset by 125 runs, with Gubbins, Bailey, Fuller and Harris all hitting important half centuries.

James Fuller chats at the close of play of a magnificent second day for Middlesex in Taunton where he hit a career high first-class score and featured in a record ninth wicket partnership for Middlesex against Somerset with James Harris, as they took Middlesex to a commanding position to lead by 125 runs.