Surrey v Kent
County Match 1861
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 19th, 20th August 1861 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossKent won the toss and decided to bat
ResultKent won by 7 wickets
UmpiresF Pilch, T Sewell
Close of play day 1Surrey (1) 10/1 (Griffith 6*)

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WS Nortonb Stephenson4     
E Willsher hit wkt b Miller59     
G Bennettc Caffyn b Stephenson26     
WF Traillb Miller14     
GM Kelsonb Stephenson0     
W Goodhewc Mudie b Stephenson23     
W Hopkinsonc Miller b Mudie17     
JA Pepysb Stephenson4     
EV Blighc and b Mudie24     
+WH Fryerrun out8     
G Bakernot out15     
Extras(4 lb, 1 w)5
Total(all out, 108.3 overs)199
Fall of wickets:
1-22, 2-62, 3-100, 4-101, 5-115, 6-143, 7-152, 8-160, 9-172, 10-199 (108.3 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Caffyn21   10260--
Griffith6   250--
Stephenson48   1511451-
Miller19   9152--

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Griffithb Willsher55     
W Caffynlbw b Bennett4     
HH Stephensonc Traill b Willsher0     
+T Lockyerb Bennett4     
E Dowsonrun out15     
F Burbidgeb Willsher3     
*FP Millerc Traill b Willsher3     
W Mortlocknot out17     
W Mudiec Willsher b Bennett0     
EW Pooleyb Willsher4     
J Caesarabsent hurt
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(all out, 43 overs)106
Fall of wickets:
1-10, 2-11, 3-44, 4-74, 5-80, 6-84, 7-90, 8-91, 9-106 (43 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Willsher22   7265--
Bennett21   2793--

Surrey second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
G Griffithb Traill28     
W Mortlockc Fryer b Bennett21     
HH Stephensonb Traill9     
W Caffync Fryer b Bennett0     
+T Lockyerrun out5     
E Dowsonb Traill3     
*FP Millerc Norton b Traill11     
F Burbidgelbw b Traill0     
EW Pooleynot out15     
W Mudieb Willsher19     
J Caesarabsent hurt
Extras(4 lb, 2 w)6
Total(all out, 47.2 overs)117
Fall of wickets:
1-50, 2-54, 3-58, 4-62, 5-69, 6-69, 7-79, 8-96, 9-111 (47.2 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bennett20   3552--
Baker2   0140--
Traill18   82452-

Kent second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Goodhewb Griffith0     
E Willsherb Griffith3     
EV Blighnot out15     
*WS Nortonc Lockyer b Caffyn3     
WF Traillnot out0     
G Bennettdid not bat      
GM Kelsondid not bat      
W Hopkinsondid not bat      
JA Pepysdid not bat      
+WH Fryerdid not bat      
G Bakerdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 2 lb, 1 w)4
Total(3 wickets, 18.1 overs)25
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-7, 3-22
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Caffyn9   3111--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> EW Pooley made his debut in First-Class matches
--> E Willsher reached 500 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 5th wicket in the Surrey first innings
--> G Bennett reached 150 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Surrey second innings