Surrey v Leicestershire
County Championship 1929
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 28th, 29th, 30th August 1929 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossLeicestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsSurrey 3; Leicestershire 5
UmpiresWR Parry, HI Young
Close of play day 1Leicestershire (1) 367/4 (Berry 126*, Bradshaw 24*)
Close of play day 2Surrey (1) 131/5 (Gregory 28*, Wilson 32*)

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*EW Dawsonb Geary140     
AW Shipmanrun out54     
GL Berryc Gregory b Geary156     
NF Armstrongc Hobbs b Peach5     
H Rileyc Brooks b Shepherd10     
JC Bradshawnot out105     
G Gearyrun out11     
CAR Colemanlbw b Gregory1     
+TE Sidwellc and b Gregory2     
HC Snarynot out17     
HA Smithdid not bat      
Extras(3 b, 7 lb, 5 nb)15
Total(8 wickets, declared, 194 overs)516
Fall of wickets:
1-108, 2-255, 3-274, 4-294, 5-416, 6-460, 7-463, 8-465
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gover44   13950--
Peach43   101251--
Geary43   141062--
Gregory43   91162--
Shepherd21   4591--

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*JB Hobbsc Sidwell b Shipman0     
A Sandhamrun out18     
A Ducatc Coleman b Geary27     
TF Shepherdc Shipman b Geary9     
HT Barlingb Geary4     
RJ Gregorynot out88     
EF Wilsonb Smith44     
HA Peachc Coleman b Geary12     
ACT Gearyb Snary15     
+EWJ Brooksb Snary0     
AR Goverb Snary1     
Extras(6 b, 16 lb, 2 nb, 1 w)25
Total(all out, 113.1 overs)243
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-37, 3-58, 4-62, 5-65, 6-161, 7-178, 8-233, 9-233, 10-243 (113.1 ov)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Shipman22   6431--
Coleman9   2170--
Smith24   8581--
Geary34   10564--
Armstrong3   150--
Berry3   1100--

Surrey second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
*JB Hobbsnot out115     
A Sandhamc Snary b Riley41     
RJ Gregoryc Armstrong b Riley11     
TF Shepherdnot out3     
A Ducatdid not bat      
HT Barlingdid not bat      
EF Wilsondid not bat      
HA Peachdid not bat      
ACT Gearydid not bat      
+EWJ Brooksdid not bat      
AR Goverdid not bat      
Extras(13 b, 2 lb, 1 w)16
Total(2 wickets, 64 overs)186
Fall of wickets:
1-119, 2-141
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Shipman4   320--
Coleman5   2110--
Smith10   3330--
Geary5   1110--
Snary15   6160--
Armstrong8   3150--
Berry7   0380--
Riley9   1322--
Dawson1   0120--

--> GL Berry (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 19
--> JC Bradshaw (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 40
--> JB Hobbs (2) passed 33000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 76
--> G Geary reached 150 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 3rd wicket in the Surrey first innings