Surrey v Leicestershire
County Championship 1923
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 6th, 7th June 1923 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossLeicestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSurrey won by an innings and 85 runs
PointsSurrey 5; Leicestershire 0
UmpiresJ Moss, WAJ West
Close of play day 1Surrey (1) 18/0 (Hobbs 5*, Sandham 10*)

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Lordc Abel b Peach5     
A Mounteneyc Jeacocke b Peach8     
WE Astillb Hitch5     
*GHS Fowkec Strudwick b Peach18     
JH Kingc Jeacocke b Peach7     
G Gearyc Hitch b Peach0     
S Coec Jeacocke b Fender0     
GN Wykesc and b Fender0     
AW Shipmanb Peach8     
SS Coulsonnot out1     
+TE Sidwellb Fender1     
Extras(7 b, 1 lb, 3 nb)11
Total(all out, 38.1 overs)64
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-20, 3-22, 4-32, 5-32, 6-35, 7-35, 8-61, 9-63, 10-64 (38.1 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hitch7   2131--
Peach19   9316--

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JB Hobbsc and b Astill21     
A Sandhamlbw b Shipman66     
A Ducatc Sidwell b Geary8     
TF Shepherdc Geary b Astill30     
HS Harrisonc Coulson b Shipman4     
A Jeacockec Shipman b Geary13     
WJ Abelb Geary38     
JW Hitchb Geary6     
HA Peachc Astill b Geary5     
*PGH Fendernot out14     
+H Strudwickc Astill b Geary1     
Extras(7 b, 2 lb)9
Total(all out, 82.1 overs)215
Fall of wickets:
1-47, 2-72, 3-133, 4-133, 5-140, 6-167, 7-192, 8-200, 9-203, 10-215 (82.1 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Shipman19   8462--
Astill33   12842--
King8   0300--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Lordc Strudwick b Hitch1     
A Mounteneyc Shepherd b Hitch7     
*GHS Fowkeb Hitch0     
JH Kingc Ducat b Hitch15     
WE Astillc Strudwick b Peach1     
SS Coulsonc Jeacocke b Hitch3     
S Coeb Hitch26     
G Gearyc Jeacocke b Shepherd5     
AW Shipmanc Strudwick b Fender0     
GN Wykesc Sandham b Fender0     
+TE Sidwellnot out4     
Extras(4 b)4
Total(all out, 31.5 overs)66
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-7, 3-10, 4-23, 5-24, 6-53, 7-54, 8-54, 9-54, 10-66 (31.5 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hitch14   5276--
Peach10   2231--
Fender4   182--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> GN Wykes made his debut in First-Class matches
--> GN Wykes made his debut in County Championship matches
--> PGH Fender reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 1st wicket in the Leicestershire first innings
--> PGH Fender reached 50 wickets in County Championship matches for the season when taking his 1st wicket in the Leicestershire first innings
--> TF Shepherd reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Leicestershire second innings