Leicestershire v Surrey
County Championship 1922
VenueAylestone Road, Leicester on 7th, 8th, 9th June 1922 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSurrey won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSurrey won by 6 wickets
PointsLeicestershire 0; Surrey 5
UmpiresT Fenwick, TM Russell
Close of play day 1Surrey (1) 403/5 (Harrison 46*, Abel 58*)
Close of play day 2Leicestershire (1) 319/8 (Fowke 54*, Bale 34*)

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JB Hobbsb Benskin145 165    
A Sandhamlbw b Bale29      
A Ducatb Benskin72      
TF Shepherdc Sharp b Geary16      
A Jeacockeb Geary24      
HS Harrisonnot out70      
WJ Abellbw b Astill63      
*PGH Fenderb Astill24      
HA Peachb Benskin21      
+H Strudwicknot out15      
JW Hitchdid not bat      
Extras(12 b, 8 lb, 2 nb)22
Total(8 wickets, declared, 139 overs)501
Fall of wickets:
1-77, 2-245, 3-250, 4-273, 5-304, 6-415, 7-441, 8-476
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Astill43   91392--
Geary33   41192--
Benskin24   21223-2
Bale22   8611--
Lord3   0100--
Fowke1   030--
King13   6250--

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Mounteneyc and b Fender31      
A Lordb Abel47      
WE Astillc Hitch b Abel43      
JH Kingb Fender7      
AT Sharpc Strudwick b Peach57      
S Coec Strudwick b Shepherd11      
G Gearyc Jeacocke b Fender4      
*GHS Fowkenot out58      
+TE Sidwellb Fender7      
F Balec and b Fender42      
WE Benskinc Strudwick b Fender3      
Extras(15 b, 2 lb, 7 nb)24
Total(all out, 135.1 overs)334
Fall of wickets:
1-71, 2-97, 3-122, 4-173, 5-189, 6-196, 7-226, 8-260, 9-330, 10-334 (135.1 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hitch29   9760-4
Peach21   8461--
Shepherd22   11311--
Abel18   8302--
Jeacocke2   080--

Leicestershire second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
A Mounteneynot out131 210    
*GHS Fowkeb Peach0      
A Lordc Abel b Shepherd49      
WE Astillc Harrison b Hitch75      
JH Kingb Hitch33      
AT Sharpb Peach22      
S Coedid not bat      
G Gearydid not bat      
+TE Sidwelldid not bat      
F Baledid not bat      
WE Benskindid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 1 lb)6
Total(5 wickets, declared, 76.2 overs)316
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-93, 3-226, 4-276, 5-316 (76.2 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hitch14   1742--
Fender9   0560--
Shepherd10   0451--
Abel16   5390--
Ducat7   1200--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Jeacockec King b Astill13      
A Ducatc Lord b Astill5      
*PGH Fendernot out91      
JW Hitchc Sharp b Astill0      
TF Shepherdc and b Bale26      
JB Hobbsnot out1      
A Sandhamdid not bat      
HS Harrisondid not bat      
WJ Abeldid not bat      
HA Peachdid not bat      
+H Strudwickdid not bat      
Extras(17 b)17
Total(4 wickets, 20.4 overs)153
Fall of wickets:
1-14, 2-42, 3-42, 4-124
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Astill8   1463--
Geary6   0400--
Benskin4   0360--

--> F Bale (1) passed his previous highest score of 16 in first-class matches
--> F Bale (1) passed his previous highest score of 16 in County Championship matches
--> A Mounteney (2) passed 4500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 18
--> A Lord (2) passed 2000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 38
--> WE Astill (2) passed 4500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 45
--> TF Shepherd (2) passed 2000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 16





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