Surrey v Kent
County Match 1869
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 23rd, 24th, 25th August 1869 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossKent won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresJ Caesar, WH Luck
Close of play day 1Surrey (1) 79/1 (Pooley 47*, Howell ?*)
Close of play day 2Kent (2) 87/0 (Thornton 55*, Payne 28*)

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CI Thorntonrun out11     
C Paynec Stephenson b Street0     
EA Whitec Jupp b Southerton13     
GM Kelsonst Pooley b Southerton17     
*WS Nortonc Bristow b Southerton2     
LA Whiteb Southerton0     
G Bennettb Bristow50     
+E Hentyc Bristow b Southerton8     
E Willsherc Pooley b Southerton11     
H Croxfordc Howell b Southerton7     
WG Martennot out27     
Extras(4 b, 2 lb)6
Total(all out, 99.2 overs)152
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-19, 3-31, 4-38, 5-38, 6-49, 7-71, 8-85, 9-99, 10-152 (99.2 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Southerton48   21647--
Street43   15721--
Griffith2   200--

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CW Potterc Henty b Croxford18     
+EW Pooleyc Payne b Croxford48     
LS Howellb Marten35     
H Juppst Henty b Bennett16     
T Humphreyc Thornton b Bennett34     
HH Stephensonb Marten16     
J Streetc EA White b Bennett23     
*SH Akroydb Marten3     
G Griffithb Bennett5     
J Bristowb Marten13     
J Southertonnot out4     
Extras(3 b, 5 lb, 1 w)9
Total(all out, 148.3 overs)224
Fall of wickets:
1-50, 2-81, 3-117, 4-125, 5-149, 6-185, 7-188, 8-195, 9-212, 10-224 (148.3 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bennett42   12854--
Croxford28   12452--
Willsher16   1370--
Kelson10   52401-

Kent second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CI Thorntonb Griffith110     
C Paynec Pooley b Griffith29     
G Bennettb Southerton0     
GM Kelsonb Griffith0     
*WS Nortonb Southerton45     
EA Whitec Pooley b Griffith32     
LA Whiteb Griffith17     
+E Hentyc Jupp b Griffith6     
H Croxfordc Southerton b Griffith23     
WG Martennot out9     
E Willsherabsent ill
Extras(3 b, 8 lb, 2 nb)13
Total(all out, 156.2 overs)284
Fall of wickets:
1-95, 2-98, 3-99, 4-154, 5-222, 6-230, 7-268, 8-269, 9-284 (156.2 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Southerton54   161222--
Street16   4330--
Bristow17   7290--
Humphrey10   4160--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CW Potternot out23     
+EW Pooleyrun out19     
LS Howellnot out32     
H Juppdid not bat      
T Humphreydid not bat      
HH Stephensondid not bat      
J Streetdid not bat      
*SH Akroyddid not bat      
G Griffithdid not bat      
J Bristowdid not bat      
J Southertondid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 1 w)3
Total(1 wicket, 26 overs)77
Fall of wickets:
1-20 (Pooley)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Marten9   4190--
Bennett7   0230--
Croxford6   1170--
Kelson2   030--
Thornton2   01201-

--> H Croxford made his debut in First-Class matches
--> LS Howell made his debut in First-Class matches
--> LA White made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> WG Marten (1) passed his previous highest score of 23 in First-Class matches
--> C Payne (2) passed 2500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 5