Surrey v Middlesex
County Championship 1952
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 9th, 11th, 12th August 1952 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossMiddlesex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSurrey won by 8 wickets
PointsSurrey 12; Middlesex 0
UmpiresF Chester, E Cooke
Close of play day 1No play
Close of play day 2Surrey (1) 93/6 (May 28*, Laker 0*)

Middlesex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JDB Robertsonc McIntyre b AV Bedser6     
AW Thompsonc Fletcher b AV Bedser6     
*WJ Edrichb Surridge2     
DCS Comptonc Lock b AV Bedser9     
SM Brownlbw b Surridge1     
W Knightley-Smithc McIntyre b Laker16     
D Bennettc EA Bedser b Laker20     
+LH Comptonc Clark b Lock7     
JJ Warrb Lock0     
JA Youngnot out7     
AE Mossst McIntyre b Lock0     
Extras(2 b, 1 lb)3
Total(all out, 50.5 overs)77
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-14, 3-14, 4-16, 5-30, 6-46, 7-57, 8-57, 9-75, 10-77 (50.5 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
AV Bedser18   9173--
Surridge15   2252--
Laker10   3202--

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EA Bedserb Moss16     
DGW Fletcherc Edrich b Warr1     
LB Fishlockc Moss b Young33     
PBH Mayst LH Compton b Young31     
JF Parkerc Warr b Bennett0     
TH Clarkb Young13     
+AJW McIntyrec Edrich b Young0     
JC Lakerc Robertson b Young20     
*WS Surridgec LH Compton b Young8     
AV Bedsernot out4     
GAR Lockdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 1 lb)3
Total(9 wickets, declared, 59.5 overs)129
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-21, 3-66, 4-67, 5-89, 6-89, 7-106, 8-120, 9-129 (59.5 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Warr13   4231--
Moss19   8321--
Bennett8   1251--
DCS Compton1   040--

Middlesex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JDB Robertsonb Lock27     
AW Thompsonb Laker13     
*WJ Edrichc Surridge b Laker1     
DCS Comptonnot out43     
SM Brownc and b Lock14     
W Knightley-Smithlbw b Lock11     
D Bennettb Laker6     
+LH Comptonc Lock b Laker1     
JJ Warrc Surridge b Lock0     
JA Youngb AV Bedser22     
AE Mossb AV Bedser0     
Extras(8 b, 6 lb)14
Total(all out, 85 overs)152
Fall of wickets:
1-33, 2-41, 3-41, 4-57, 5-86, 6-106, 7-108, 8-111, 9-152, 10-152 (85 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
AV Bedser15   4242--
Surridge2   0120--
Laker33   14504--
Lock31   15474--
EA Bedser4   250--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EA Bedserb Moss19     
DGW Fletcherb Warr15     
LB Fishlocknot out41     
PBH Maynot out24     
JF Parkerdid not bat      
TH Clarkdid not bat      
+AJW McIntyredid not bat      
JC Lakerdid not bat      
*WS Surridgedid not bat      
AV Bedserdid not bat      
GAR Lockdid not bat      
Extras(3 lb)3
Total(2 wickets, 20.5 overs)102
Fall of wickets:
1-26, 2-42
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Warr6   0391--
Young4   190--

--> AW Thompson (2) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 8
--> DCS Compton (2) passed 29000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 9
--> JJ Warr reached 300 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Surrey first innings