Surrey v Essex
County Championship 1948
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 12th, 14th, 15th June 1948 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossEssex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultEssex won by 8 wickets
PointsSurrey 0; Essex 12
UmpiresJJ Hills, CN Woolley
Close of play day 1Essex (1) 342/5 (Pearce 43*, Smith 15*)
Close of play day 2Surrey (2) 36/2 (Fletcher 24*, Watts 2*)

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TC Doddsc McIntyre b Watts58      
SJ Crayc McIntyre b Surridge41      
AV Averyb Bedser108      
FH Vigarlbw b McMahon19      
R Horsfallc Barton b Watts48      
*TN Pearcenot out43      
R Smithnot out15      
+FH Ristdid not bat      
WB Morrisdid not bat      
EJ Pricedid not bat      
KC Prestondid not bat      
Extras(9 b, 1 w)10
Total(5 wickets, declared, 130 overs)342
Fall of wickets:
1-73, 2-141, 3-210, 4-244, 5-315
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Surridge25   4631--
Parker14   3280--
Bedser23   2641--
McMahon30   5811--
Watts25   66221-
Squires13   2340--

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LB Fishlockc Smith b Price19      
DGW Fletcherc Morris b Price28      
HS Squiresb Smith10      
HT Barlingc Preston b Smith21      
*MR Bartonb Smith18      
JF Parkerc Rist b Smith0      
+AJW McIntyrec Horsfall b Smith25      
EA Bedserc and b Smith20      
EA Wattsnot out21      
WS Surridgec Price b Vigar11      
JWJ McMahonc Pearce b Smith1      
Extras(1 b, 2 lb)3
Total(all out, 70.5 overs)177
Fall of wickets:
1-45, 2-58, 3-58, 4-92, 5-92, 6-99, 7-134, 8-152, 9-171, 10-177 (70.5 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Preston11   4320--
Price15   6212--
Vigar10   3161--
Morris5   280--

Surrey second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
LB Fishlockc Rist b Preston0      
DGW Fletcherc Dodds b Vigar41      
HS Squiresb Smith10      
EA Wattsc Vigar b Morris32      
HT Barlingc Vigar b Preston35      
*MR Bartonb Preston92      
JF Parkerc Pearce b Vigar0      
+AJW McIntyreb Smith5      
EA Bedserb Avery7      
WS Surridgenot out32      
JWJ McMahonb Preston5      
Extras(6 b, 3 lb)9
Total(all out, 114.4 overs)268
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-23, 3-84, 4-84, 5-183, 6-184, 7-199, 8-228, 9-256, 10-268 (114.4 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smith31   10582--
Vigar41   12882--
Morris17   2411--
Avery3   1111--

Essex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TC Doddsrun out52      
SJ Crayb Watts1      
AV Averynot out47      
R Horsfallnot out2      
FH Vigardid not bat      
*TN Pearcedid not bat      
R Smithdid not bat      
+FH Ristdid not bat      
WB Morrisdid not bat      
EJ Pricedid not bat      
KC Prestondid not bat      
Extras(1 lb, 1 w)2
Total(2 wickets, 20.1 overs)104
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-102
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Surridge8   1320--
Watts5   02511-
Bedser5   0210--
McMahon1   0140--

--> AV Avery (1) passed 5500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 30
--> R Horsfall (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 31
--> R Horsfall (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 12
--> TN Pearce (1) passed 9500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 15
--> WS Surridge (2) passed his previous highest score of 29 in first-class matches
--> WS Surridge (2) passed his previous highest score of 29 in County Championship matches
--> R Smith reached 500 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 5th wicket in the Surrey first innings





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