SOMERSET raced to the most emphatic of victories when they beat the Unicorns in their YB40 opener at the County Ground yesterday.

After restricting the visitors to 183-8 in their 40 overs, the Cidermen knocked off the runs in just 15.3 overs for the lost of two wickets.

Stars of the show were Marcus Trescothick (87) and Pete Trego (75 not) who shared in a first wicket stand of 159 lasting just 13.3 overs.