Surrey v Leicestershire
County Championship 1948
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 14th, 15th, 16th July 1948 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossLeicestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsSurrey 0; Leicestershire 4
UmpiresH Cruice, FS Lee
Close of play day 1No play
Close of play day 2Surrey (1) 60/1 (Fletcher 31*, Squires 3*)

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*GL Berryc Surridge b Parker4      
G Lesterc McMahon b Laker10      
FT Prenticec Barton b Parker0      
M Tompkinc Parker b McMahon44      
VE Jacksonc Barton b Parker59      
WB Cornockb Laker0      
GS Watsonc Laker b Bedser42      
JE Walshc Parker b Bedser39      
VS Mundenlbw b Bedser3      
+P Corrallnot out12      
J Sperryc Squires b Laker0      
Extras(9 b, 4 lb, 1 nb)14
Total(all out, 105.4 overs)227
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-15, 3-30, 4-97, 5-104, 6-137, 7-205, 8-212, 9-226, 10-227 (105.4 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Surridge20   5470--
Parker26   12383-1
Bedser14   3493--
McMahon8   2151--

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LB Fishlockc Jackson b Walsh17      
DGW Fletcherc Jackson b Walsh36      
HS Squiresc Berry b Jackson26      
*MR Bartonb Jackson5      
JF Parkerb Walsh16      
GJ Whittakerlbw b Walsh5      
+AJW McIntyreb Walsh16      
JC Lakernot out30      
EA Bedserc Walsh b Lester6      
WS Surridgeb Walsh12      
JWJ McMahonlbw b Walsh0      
Extras(20 b, 1 lb, 1 w)22
Total(all out, 72.3 overs)191
Fall of wickets:
1-33, 2-72, 3-81, 4-114, 5-114, 6-126, 7-137, 8-167, 9-187, 10-191 (72.3 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sperry7   290--
Cornock5   0901-
Jackson31   7712--
Lester3   051--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*GL Berryb McMahon41      
G Lesterc and b Parker1      
FT Prenticelbw b McMahon32      
M Tompkinlbw b McMahon9      
VE Jacksonb Surridge28      
WB Cornockb Bedser28      
GS Watsonnot out0      
JE Walshnot out6      
VS Mundendid not bat      
+P Corralldid not bat      
J Sperrydid not bat      
Extras(9 b, 2 nb)11
Total(6 wickets, 59 overs)156
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-76, 3-87, 4-96, 5-145, 6-149
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Surridge11   1191-1
Parker8   4141-1
Laker11   2270--
McMahon15   1443--
Squires8   1270--
Bedser6   2141--

--> VE Jackson (1) passed 4500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 39
--> JC Laker (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 19
--> EA Bedser reached 100 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Leicestershire second innings





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