Surrey v Gloucestershire
County Championship 1952
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 10th, 12th May 1952 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSurrey won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSurrey won by 135 runs
PointsSurrey 12; Gloucestershire 0
UmpiresD Davies, AED Smith
Close of play day 1Surrey (2) 52/2 (Bedser 22*, Fishlock 3*)

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DGW Fletcherb McHugh3     
EA Bedserlbw b Lambert2     
B Constablec Bailey b Lambert17     
LB Fishlockb Wells72     
JF Parkerb Lambert0     
GJ Whittakerc Wilson b Lambert0     
+AJW McIntyreb Cook33     
JC Lakerc Wilson b Wells1     
*WS Surridgeb Cook8     
DF Coxb Lambert5     
GAR Locknot out0     
Extras(7 lb, 3 nb)10
Total(all out, 45.1 overs)151
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-5, 3-57, 4-57, 5-63, 6-116, 7-118, 8-144, 9-151, 10-151 (45.1 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lambert15   3385--
McHugh12   1451--
Wells4   2132--

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GM Emmettb Lock17     
CA Miltonb Lock14     
TW Graveneyc McIntyre b Lock16     
JF Crappc Parker b Laker9     
DM Youngc McIntyre b Laker8     
*DTL Baileyc McIntyre b Lock1     
+AE Wilsonnot out12     
GEE Lambertc Surridge b Lock0     
C Cookb Lock0     
FP McHughb Laker6     
BD Wellsb Laker4     
Extras(1 b, 3 lb)4
Total(all out, 49.2 overs)91
Fall of wickets:
1-34, 2-41, 3-60, 4-62, 5-69, 6-69, 7-70, 8-70, 9-83, 10-91 (49.2 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Surridge6   0110--
Cox4   0130--
Lock19   5356--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EA Bedserst Wilson b Wells88     
DGW Fletcherb McHugh14     
B Constablec Milton b Cook13     
LB Fishlockc Crapp b McHugh16     
JF Parkerc and b McHugh1     
GJ Whittakerc Bailey b Cook19     
+AJW McIntyrec Milton b Cook4     
JC Lakerc Graveney b Wells4     
*WS Surridgeb Wells30     
DF Coxnot out3     
GAR Locklbw b Cook7     
Extras(3 b, 3 lb)6
Total(all out, 73.3 overs)205
Fall of wickets:
1-15, 2-39, 3-79, 4-87, 5-135, 6-140, 7-145, 8-195, 9-198, 10-205 (73.3 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lambert21   6330--
McHugh13   1483--
Wells16   0703--

Gloucestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GM Emmettc Lock b Surridge0     
CA Miltonc McIntyre b Laker20     
TW Graveneyc Lock b Cox3     
JF Crappc Surridge b Laker7     
DM Youngc Parker b Lock25     
*DTL Baileyc Surridge b Lock8     
+AE Wilsonb Laker33     
GEE Lambertb Laker29     
C Cookc Whittaker b Bedser5     
FP McHughb Bedser0     
BD Wellsnot out0     
Total(all out, 66.1 overs)130
Fall of wickets:
1-2, 2-7, 3-25, 4-32, 5-62, 6-63, 7-123, 8-130, 9-130, 10-130 (66.1 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Surridge5   271--
Cox3   061--
Lock19   9432--
Bedser10   2212--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> EA Bedser (2) passed 7000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 39
--> GEE Lambert (2) passed 3000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 12
--> FP McHugh achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Surrey second innings (previous best was 2-16)
--> FP McHugh achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Surrey second innings (previous best was 2-13)
--> JC Laker reached 750 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 4th wicket in the Gloucestershire second innings