Surrey v Australians
Australia in British Isles 1878
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 3rd, 4th June 1878 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossSurrey won the toss and decided to bat
ResultAustralians won by 5 wickets
UmpiresR Humphrey, J Lillywhite
Close of play day 1Surrey (2) 11/1 (Shuter 3*, Jupp 1*)

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AP Lucasc Gregory b Boyle5     
J Shuterb Spofforth39     
H Juppb Spofforth5     
WH Gameb Spofforth0     
W Lindsayc Gregory b Spofforth5     
J Carmichaelb Spofforth0     
+EW Pooleyb Boyle29     
*G Strachanc Gregory b Spofforth8     
ED Barrattc Boyle b Spofforth0     
GG Jonesb Spofforth2     
J Southertonnot out13     
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(all out, 59.2 overs)107
Fall of wickets:
1-21, 2-26, 3-28, 4-52, 5-52, 6-63, 7-81, 8-81, 9-83, 10-107 (59.2 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Spofforth27   10528--
Allan8   2220--
Garrett4   280--

Australians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
C Bannermanc Strachan b Barratt1     
WE Midwinterc Lindsay b Barratt32     
TP Horanst Pooley b Barratt16     
AC Bannermanc Pooley b Southerton3     
FR Spofforthst Pooley b Barratt8     
TW Garrettc Strachan b Barratt0     
*DW Gregoryc Southerton b Barratt10     
WL Murdochc Lindsay b Barratt22     
+JM Blackhamnot out10     
HF Boyleb Jones8     
FE Allanc Jones b Barratt0     
Total(all out, 93.2 overs)110
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-33, 3-38, 4-55, 5-55, 6-66, 7-85, 8-93, 9-106, 10-110 (93.2 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Southerton40   20391--
Jones7   3131--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AP Lucasb Spofforth6     
J Shuterc and b Midwinter15     
H Juppc Murdoch b Boyle3     
WH Gameb Spofforth10     
+EW Pooleyc Murdoch b Midwinter7     
W Lindsayc Gregory b Midwinter1     
*G Strachannot out11     
J Carmichaelc Murdoch b Spofforth0     
ED Barrattc Murdoch b Midwinter2     
GG Jonesrun out6     
J Southertonlbw b Boyle8     
Extras(5 b, 6 lb)11
Total(all out, 77.2 overs)80
Fall of wickets:
1-10, 2-13, 3-34, 4-46, 5-47, 6-52, 7-53, 8-58, 9-70, 10-80 (77.2 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Spofforth39   19423--
Midwinter21   13144--

Australians second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TP Horanb Strachan0     
WE Midwinterc Strachan b Barratt15     
AC Bannermanc Southerton b Barratt5     
FR Spofforthc Game b Barratt9     
C Bannermanc Strachan b Jones31     
WL Murdochnot out10     
TW Garrettnot out7     
*DW Gregorydid not bat      
+JM Blackhamdid not bat      
HF Boyledid not bat      
FE Allandid not bat      
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(5 wickets, 86.3 overs)78
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-15, 3-26, 4-40, 5-72
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Barratt43   26353--
Southerton8   800--
Strachan18   13151--
Lucas14   7140--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> J Shuter (1) passed his previous highest score of 15 in First-Class matches
--> EW Pooley (1) passed 8000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 17
--> FR Spofforth achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Surrey first innings (previous best was 6-4)
--> FR Spofforth reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 5th wicket in the Surrey first innings
--> ED Barratt achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Australians first innings (previous best was 8-60)