Surrey v Gloucestershire
County Championship 1931
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 2nd, 4th, 5th May 1931 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSurrey won the toss and decided to bat
ResultGloucestershire won by 3 wickets
PointsSurrey 0; Gloucestershire 15
UmpiresF Chester, W Reeves
Close of play day 1Gloucestershire (1) 27/0 (Dipper 14*, Sinfield 12*)
Close of play day 2Gloucestershire (1) 69/1 (Sinfield 25*, Smith 0*)

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JB Hobbsrun out65     
A Sandhamrun out7     
A Ducatlbw b Parker1     
TF Shepherdb Parker27     
HT Barlingc Lyon b Goddard45     
*PGH Fenderlbw b Parker4     
RJ Gregorylbw b Parker68     
MJC Allomc Sinfield b Parker17     
+EWJ Brooksc Neale b Parker9     
ACT Gearynot out2     
AR Goverb Parker6     
Extras(6 b, 1 lb)7
Total(all out, 125.4 overs)258
Fall of wickets:
1-30, 2-32, 3-90, 4-104, 5-109, 6-190, 7-237, 8-242, 9-251, 10-258 (125.4 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sinfield23   9450--
Rogers3   230--
Goddard55   27751--

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AE Dipperb Geary40     
RA Sinfieldnot out71     
+H Smithb Geary12     
WR Hammondc and b Fender8     
*BH Lyonc and b Fender2     
CCR Dacrec Brooks b Gover25     
WL Nealec Fender b Gover0     
CJ Barnettlbw b Fender6     
CWL Parkerdid not bat      
TWJ Goddarddid not bat      
JA Rogersdid not bat      
Extras(5 lb, 5 nb, 1 w)11
Total(7 wickets, declared, 90.1 overs)175
Fall of wickets:
1-68, 2-99, 3-110, 4-120, 5-158, 6-160, 7-175 (90.1 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Allom17   6400--
Gover19   5432--
Geary22   6382--
Gregory26   10270--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JB Hobbsc Hammond b Parker0     
A Sandhamc Smith b Goddard6     
A Ducatc Hammond b Parker22     
TF Shepherdc Barnett b Parker6     
HT Barlingrun out0     
*PGH Fenderlbw b Parker20     
RJ Gregorynot out5     
MJC Allomdid not bat      
+EWJ Brooksdid not bat      
ACT Gearydid not bat      
AR Goverdid not bat      
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(6 wickets, declared, 20.1 overs)60
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-10, 3-21, 4-39, 5-47, 6-60 (20.1 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Goddard10   2341--

Gloucestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*BH Lyonb Gover2     
WR Hammondnot out58     
CCR Dacreb Allom46     
CJ Barnettb Fender9     
+H Smithlbw b Allom2     
AE Dipperlbw b Allom9     
RA Sinfieldc and b Gover8     
WL Nealec Brooks b Gover3     
CWL Parkernot out2     
TWJ Goddarddid not bat      
JA Rogersdid not bat      
Extras(3 lb, 3 nb)6
Total(7 wickets, 34.3 overs)145
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-85, 3-96, 4-101, 5-123, 6-135, 7-141
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gover7   1223--
Geary3   0210--
Gregory3   0120--
Fender7   0411--

--> JA Rogers made his debut in County Championship matches
--> WR Hammond (2) passed 12000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 14