Surrey v Warwickshire
County Championship 1952
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 28th, 29th May 1952 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSurrey won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSurrey won by 69 runs
PointsSurrey 12; Warwickshire 0
UmpiresFS Lee, A Skelding
ScorersGC Austin (Warwickshire), H Strudwick (Surrey)
Close of play day 1Surrey (2) 37/1 (EA Bedser 16*)

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DGW Fletcherc Dollery b Pritchard3     
EA Bedserb Weeks33     
B Constablec Gardner b Pritchard0     
LB Fishlockb Pritchard1     
TH Clarklbw b Weeks33     
GJ Whittakerb Hollies31     
+AJW McIntyrec Taylor b Weeks21     
JC Lakerlbw b Hollies8     
AV Bedserb Weeks0     
*WS Surridgec Dollery b Weeks7     
GAR Locknot out9     
Extras(7 b, 1 lb)8
Total(all out, 59.4 overs)154
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-3, 3-7, 4-69, 5-86, 6-122, 7-134, 8-138, 9-145, 10-154 (59.4 ov)
Warwickshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Pritchard11   3263--
Grove8   3110--
Townsend6   0130--
Hollies19   5572--

Warwickshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FC Gardnerc and b EA Bedser41     
+RT Spoonerlbw b Laker6     
JS Ordb Laker4     
DD Taylorb Lock12     
*HE Dolleryc Surridge b EA Bedser5     
AVG Woltonrun out0     
A Townsendb Lock13     
CWC Grovec AV Bedser b Lock7     
TL Pritchardc Clark b EA Bedser6     
RT Weeksb EA Bedser4     
WE Holliesnot out0     
Extras(3 b, 4 lb)7
Total(all out, 46.4 overs)105
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-28, 3-56, 4-68, 5-71, 6-72, 7-91, 8-98, 9-101, 10-105 (46.4 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
AV Bedser6   0170--
Surridge2   140--
Laker8   2172--
Lock17   7353--
EA Bedser12.47244--
Clark1   010--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DGW Fletcherlbw b Weeks20     
EA Bedserc Dollery b Wolton43     
B Constablec Townsend b Hollies4     
LB Fishlockc Dollery b Weeks3     
TH Clarkc Townsend b Hollies9     
GJ Whittakerc Weeks b Hollies18     
+AJW McIntyrelbw b Hollies2     
JC Lakerc Gardner b Hollies8     
AV Bedserc Townsend b Hollies14     
*WS Surridgenot out13     
GAR Lockrun out0     
Extras(2 b, 2 lb)4
Total(all out, 63.2 overs)138
Fall of wickets:
1-37, 2-46, 3-49, 4-62, 5-92, 6-103, 7-104, 8-123, 9-138, 10-138 (63.2 ov)
Warwickshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Pritchard3   0100--
Grove1   010--
Hollies29   7626--
Wolton4   0131--

Warwickshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FC Gardnerc McIntyre b Surridge3     
+RT Spoonerc Fishlock b AV Bedser2     
JS Ordc AV Bedser b Surridge9     
DD Taylorb AV Bedser0     
*HE Dolleryc Laker b Lock50     
AVG Woltonlbw b Lock7     
A Townsendc and b Lock3     
CWC Grovec Surridge b Lock8     
RT Weeksc Lock b EA Bedser0     
TL Pritchardb AV Bedser24     
WE Holliesnot out0     
Extras(10 b, 2 lb)12
Total(all out, 45.1 overs)118
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-5, 3-7, 4-17, 5-32, 6-58, 7-68, 8-79, 9-91, 10-118 (45.1 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
AV Bedser7.12153--
Surridge10   3182--
Lock16   4404--
EA Bedser12   2331--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> DGW Fletcher (2) passed 4500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 16
--> WE Hollies reached 1500 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Surrey first innings
--> TL Pritchard reached 550 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Surrey first innings
--> AV Bedser reached 500 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Warwickshire second innings