Surrey v West Indians
West Indies in British Isles 1957
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 31st July, 1st, 2nd August 1957 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSurrey won the toss and decided to bat
ResultWest Indians won by 7 wickets
UmpiresCAR Coleman, DJ Wood
Close of play day 1West Indians (1) 56/3 (Sobers 27*, Walcott 22*)
Close of play day 2Surrey (2) 199/3 (Constable 58*, Barrington 103*)

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TH Clarkc Asgarali b Gilchrist4     
MJ Stewartb Ramadhin78  11- 
B Constablec Sobers b Gilchrist0     
*PBH Mayc Alexander b Valentine73  10- 
KF Barringtonc Smith b Ramadhin24     
EA Bedserlbw b Ramadhin1     
+AJW McIntyrec Alexander b Valentine2     
GAR Lockb Valentine0     
JC Lakerc Alexander b Valentine9     
PJ Loaderb Valentine12     
AV Bedsernot out5     
Extras(1 b, 1 lb)2
Total(all out, 78.1 overs)210
Fall of wickets:
1-10, 2-10, 3-129, 4-165, 5-171, 6-178, 7-180, 8-190, 9-205, 10-210 (78.1 ov)
West Indians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Worrell11   2430--
Gilchrist10   2282--
Asgarali10   2260--
Sobers4   190--
Ramadhin27   11553--

West Indians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
NS Asgaralic Lock b Loader1     
AG Ganteaumec Lock b AV Bedser3     
GS Sobersb Laker39     
ED Weekesc Barrington b Loader1     
*CL Walcottc Lock b Laker47     
FMM Worrellc McIntyre b Lock31     
OG Smithc Clark b EA Bedser16     
+FCM Alexanderc and b Lock0     
S Ramadhinc Constable b Lock0     
R Gilchristc McIntyre b Lock0     
AL Valentinenot out0     
Extras(1 b, 1 lb)2
Total(all out, 85.1 overs)140
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-7, 3-9, 4-76, 5-111, 6-130, 7-130, 8-130, 9-140, 10-140 (85.1 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Loader14   4212--
AV Bedser8   481--
Lock26   12464--
Laker27   8392--
EA Bedser10.13241--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TH Clarkb Ramadhin15     
MJ Stewartc Sobers b Ramadhin16     
B Constablenot out58     
*PBH Mayc Sobers b Valentine6     
KF Barringtonnot out103     
EA Bedserdid not bat      
+AJW McIntyredid not bat      
GAR Lockdid not bat      
JC Lakerdid not bat      
PJ Loaderdid not bat      
AV Bedserdid not bat      
Extras(1 b)1
Total(3 wickets, declared, 81 overs)199
Fall of wickets:
1-31, 2-32, 3-43
West Indians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Worrell4   1110--
Gilchrist10   2210--
Sobers9   1240--
Ramadhin26   7562--
Valentine27   8631--
Smith5   0230--

West Indians second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
NS Asgaralic Barrington b Lock15     
AG Ganteaumeb AV Bedser53 145   
GS Sobersc and b AV Bedser48     
*CL Walcottnot out59  8- 
FMM Worrellnot out84  13- 
ED Weekesdid not bat      
OG Smithdid not bat      
+FCM Alexanderdid not bat      
S Ramadhindid not bat      
R Gilchristdid not bat      
AL Valentinedid not bat      
Extras(3 b, 7 lb, 1 nb)11
Total(3 wickets, 95 overs)270
Fall of wickets:
1-30, 2-100, 3-133
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Loader11   5290--
AV Bedser21   2832--
Lock31   10701--
Laker22   6430--
EA Bedser7   1230--
Barrington3   0110--

--> CL Walcott (1) passed 10000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 1
--> FMM Worrell (1) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches for the season when he reached 12
--> B Constable (2) passed 12500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 28
--> KF Barrington (2) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches for the season when he reached 8