Surrey v Yorkshire
County Championship 1938
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 23rd, 25th, 26th July 1938 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSurrey won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSurrey won by 262 runs
PointsSurrey 12; Yorkshire 0
UmpiresE Cooke, CN Woolley
Close of play day 1Yorkshire (1) 36/6 (Wood 4*, Robinson 2*)
Close of play day 2Yorkshire (2) 61/1 (Sutcliffe 29*, Barber 26*)

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RJ Gregoryb Wilkinson3     
LB Fishlockc Wood b Robinson30     
EW Whitfieldrun out77     
HT Barlingb Smailes1     
JF Parkerb Wilkinson1     
*ERT Holmesc Smailes b Robinson6     
HM Garland-Wellsb Turner80     
F Berrynot out28     
EA Wattsst Wood b Wilkinson0     
+EWJ Brooksb Wilkinson3     
AR Goverc Sutcliffe b Robinson23     
Extras(7 b, 3 lb, 2 nb)12
Total(all out, 102.5 overs)264
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-57, 3-63, 4-66, 5-85, 6-188, 7-212, 8-213, 9-219, 10-264 (102.5 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smailes14   1331--
Wilkinson31   12434--
Turner27   9691--
Barber4   0150--
Halliday4   0160--
Wilson2   060--

Yorkshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
H Sutcliffeb Gover4     
A Mitchellc Brooks b Watts0     
W Barberc Garland-Wells b Watts0     
C Turnerlbw b Gover2     
GA Wilsonc Garland-Wells b Parker5     
*AB Sellerslbw b Watts12     
H Hallidayrun out3     
+A Woodc Brooks b Gover8     
EP Robinsonb Watts6     
TF Smailesb Whitfield36     
F Wilkinsonnot out18     
Extras(1 b, 4 lb, 1 nb)6
Total(all out, 31.3 overs)100
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-6, 3-12, 4-19, 5-24, 6-34, 7-40, 8-44, 9-46, 10-100 (31.3 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gover13   1283--
Watts8   2204--
Parker5   1271--
Berry3   1120--
Gregory2   070--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RJ Gregoryb Wilkinson0     
LB Fishlockc Wilkinson b Robinson79     
EW Whitfieldnot out174     
HT Barlingc Turner b Robinson67     
*ERT Holmesnot out47     
JF Parkerdid not bat      
HM Garland-Wellsdid not bat      
F Berrydid not bat      
EA Wattsdid not bat      
+EWJ Brooksdid not bat      
AR Goverdid not bat      
Extras(14 b, 2 lb)16
Total(3 wickets, declared, 83 overs)383
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-137, 3-293
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wilkinson19   3571--
Turner21   1860--
Robinson24   11242--
Barber1   0130--
Halliday3   0200--
Sellers3   0170--
Sutcliffe12   1500--

Yorkshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
H Sutcliffec Gover b Watts43     
A Mitchellc Brooks b Gover4     
W Barberc and b Watts28     
C Turnerb Berry97     
GA Wilsonc Gregory b Watts8     
*AB Sellersc Parker b Berry34     
TF Smailesb Berry0     
H Hallidayb Berry2     
+A Woodb Gregory39     
EP Robinsonnot out10     
F Wilkinsonc Watts b Berry5     
Extras(7 b, 7 lb, 1 nb)15
Total(all out, 83 overs)285
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-66, 3-98, 4-110, 5-188, 6-188, 7-192, 8-270, 9-272, 10-285 (83 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gover17   2551--
Watts20   2653--
Parker13   5420--
Berry18   3615--
Gregory7   0271--
Whitfield2   110--
Garland-Wells6   0190--

--> LB Fishlock (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 30
--> TF Smailes (1) passed 3500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 31
--> LB Fishlock (2) passed 6000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 21
--> LB Fishlock (2) passed 8000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 26
--> EW Whitfield (2) passed his previous highest score of 138 in County Championship matches
--> EA Watts reached 400 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Yorkshire first innings
--> F Berry achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Yorkshire second innings (previous best was 4-15)
--> F Berry achieved his first five wickets in an innings in County Championship matches in the Yorkshire second innings
--> C Turner retired hurt in the Yorkshire second innings (team had lost 2 wickets) and later returned

Yorkshire were without six regular players and lost the bowling of Smailes in the second innings with a leg injury.
Whitfield 174, two 6's and twenty 4's.