Surrey v Derbyshire
County Championship 1938
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 18th, 19th May 1938 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSurrey won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSurrey won by 68 runs
PointsSurrey 12; Derbyshire 0
UmpiresHW Lee, CWL Parker
Close of play day 1Surrey (2) 16/1 (Fishlock 3*, Gregory 10*)

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LB Fishlockc GH Pope b LF Townsend72     
TM McMurrayc Elliott b Copson7     
RJ Gregoryb Copson0     
HS Squiresb AV Pope5     
HT Barlingb GH Pope22     
*HM Garland-Wellsc AV Pope b GH Pope0     
FR Brownc Mitchell b AV Pope0     
F Berryb Mitchell42     
EA Wattsb Rhodes25     
+EWJ Brooksb Rhodes0     
AR Governot out0     
Extras(6 lb, 3 nb)9
Total(all out, 68.1 overs)182
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-9, 3-19, 4-44, 5-46, 6-47, 7-140, 8-182, 9-182, 10-182 (68.1 ov)
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Copson20   5592--
AV Pope17   7212--
GH Pope19   0672--
Mitchell3   291--
LF Townsend8   2171--

Derbyshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
D Smithc Watts b Berry28     
AE Aldermanc Garland-Wells b Berry43     
AF Townsendc Berry b Brown1     
LF Townsendst Brooks b Brown0     
GH Popec Watts b Brown0     
AEG Rhodesb Berry0     
AV Popec Gregory b Brown10     
+H Elliottc Gover b Berry0     
*RHR Buckstonc Brooks b Brown7     
TB Mitchellnot out4     
WH Copsonb Brown0     
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(all out, 35 overs)94
Fall of wickets:
1-63, 2-72, 3-72, 4-72, 5-72, 6-74, 7-74, 8-88, 9-94, 10-94 (35 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gover6   1210--
Watts4   0130--
Brown14   2446--
Berry11   4154--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LB Fishlockc GH Pope b Rhodes18     
TM McMurrayc Buckston b AV Pope1     
RJ Gregoryc GH Pope b Rhodes81     
HS Squiresc AF Townsend b Rhodes35     
HT Barlingb GH Pope9     
*HM Garland-Wellsc and b Rhodes8     
FR Brownc Elliott b GH Pope2     
F Berryb GH Pope8     
EA Wattsc Rhodes b GH Pope1     
+EWJ Brookslbw b Rhodes1     
AR Governot out1     
Extras(1 b, 7 lb, 1 nb)9
Total(all out, 53.4 overs)174
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-61, 3-140, 4-143, 5-159, 6-161, 7-161, 8-171, 9-172, 10-174 (53.4 ov)
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Copson2   090--
AV Pope10   1341--
GH Pope15.43364--
Mitchell3   0230--
LF Townsend7   3130--
Rhodes16   3505--

Derbyshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
D Smithc Fishlock b Watts3     
AE Aldermanc Berry b Watts17     
AF Townsendc Squires b Brown3     
LF Townsendst Brooks b Brown76     
GH Popeb Brown7     
AEG Rhodesc Garland-Wells b Brown14     
AV Popec Brooks b Watts24     
+H Elliottst Brooks b Squires13     
*RHR Buckstonnot out12     
TB Mitchellb Brown16     
WH Copsonabsent hurt
Extras(2 b, 5 lb, 2 nb)9
Total(all out, 50.4 overs)194
Fall of wickets:
1-12, 2-31, 3-31, 4-50, 5-74, 6-147, 7-162, 8-166, 9-194 (50.4 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gover8   3100--
Watts11   3373--
Berry4   250--
Squires10   0421--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> F Berry (1) passed his previous highest score of 21 in County Championship matches
--> AE Alderman (2) passed 8500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 12
--> AEG Rhodes (2) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 12
--> F Berry achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Derbyshire first innings (previous best was 4-59)

WH Copson had to leave the field with a strain at the commencement of Surrey's 2nd innings, after bowling one over on the second morning.