Yorkshire v Surrey
County Championship 1947
VenuePark Avenue Cricket Ground, Bradford on 5th, 7th, 8th July 1947 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultSurrey won by 5 wickets
PointsYorkshire 0; Surrey 12
UmpiresCF Root, CV Tarbox
Close of play day 1Yorkshire (1) 27/0 (Watson 12*, Halliday 13*)
Close of play day 2Yorkshire (2) 193/4 (Smithson 74*, Coxon 31*)

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EA Bedserlbw b Aspinall0      
DGW Fletchernot out127 30082  
HS Squireslbw b Robinson31      
HT Barlingc Smailes b Aspinall59      
JF Parkerc Aspinall b Smailes9      
*ERT Holmesc Robinson b Wardle22      
+AJW McIntyrec Coxon b Wardle0      
GJ Whittakerlbw b Wardle0      
JC Lakerc Booth b Wardle5      
AV Bedserc Sellers b Wardle0      
AR Goverb Wardle10      
Extras(6 b, 2 lb)8
Total(all out, 127.5 overs)271
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-52, 3-142, 4-165, 5-219, 6-219, 7-219, 8-229, 9-231, 10-271 (127.5 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Aspinall20   5522--
Coxon17   5390--
Booth32   7880--
Robinson29   11521--
Smailes7   441--

Yorkshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Watsonc Fletcher b Gover14      
H Hallidayc Laker b EA Bedser29      
*AB Sellersc McIntyre b Gover2      
GA Smithsonb EA Bedser11      
TF Smailesc Gover b AV Bedser2      
A Coxonb EA Bedser5      
R Aspinallc Gover b AV Bedser4      
JH Wardlenot out10      
EP Robinsonc and b AV Bedser0      
+DV Brennanb AV Bedser0      
A Boothb EA Bedser2      
Extras(3 b, 3 lb, 2 nb)8
Total(all out, 51.1 overs)87
Fall of wickets:
1-38, 2-44, 3-56, 4-59, 5-61, 6-72, 7-74, 8-74, 9-74, 10-87 (51.1 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gover14   5222-2
AV Bedser13   2184--
Parker4   190--
Laker11   5150--
EA Bedser9.13154--

Yorkshire second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
W Watsonc McIntyre b Laker10      
H Hallidaylbw b Laker58      
*AB Sellersb Laker3      
GA Smithsonnot out107 255    
TF Smailesc Parker b EA Bedser0      
A Coxonb AV Bedser58      
R Aspinallc Parker b AV Bedser5      
JH Wardlec Parker b AV Bedser0      
EP Robinsonb EA Bedser7      
+DV Brennanb EA Bedser0      
A Boothb EA Bedser1      
Extras(12 b, 3 lb, 5 nb)20
Total(all out, 127.2 overs)269
Fall of wickets:
1-33, 2-45, 3-108, 4-111, 5-226, 6-238, 7-238, 8-253, 9-259, 10-269 (127.2 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gover16   6250-5
AV Bedser30   8593--
EA Bedser34.213474--
Laker35   11793--
Squires4   0220--
Parker8   2170--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EA Bedserc Aspinall b Wardle34      
DGW Fletcherc Aspinall b Robinson30      
HS Squiresc and b Wardle0      
HT Barlingb Robinson5      
JF Parkerc Brennan b Wardle2      
*ERT Holmesnot out2      
+AJW McIntyrenot out13      
GJ Whittakerdid not bat      
JC Lakerdid not bat      
AV Bedserdid not bat      
AR Goverdid not bat      
Total(5 wickets, 24.5 overs)86
Fall of wickets:
1-51, 2-51, 3-67, 4-69, 5-71
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Aspinall3   130--
Coxon2   130--
Booth3   090--
Wardle7   0283--
Smailes3   0100--

--> R Aspinall made his debut in County Championship matches
--> H Halliday (2) equalled his previous highest score of 58 in County Championship matches
--> GA Smithson (2) passed his previous highest score of 51 in first-class matches
--> GA Smithson (2) made his first century in first-class matches
--> GA Smithson (2) passed his previous highest score of 51 in County Championship matches
--> GA Smithson (2) made his first century in County Championship matches
--> EA Bedser (2) passed 1500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 19
--> EA Bedser achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Yorkshire first innings (previous best was 3-46)
--> EA Bedser reached 50 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 4th wicket in the Yorkshire first innings
--> EA Bedser achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Yorkshire first innings (previous best was 3-55)
--> EP Robinson reached 50 wickets in County Championship matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the Surrey second innings





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