Surrey v Derbyshire
County Championship 1959
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 17th, 18th, 19th June 1959 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSurrey won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsSurrey 4 (Batting 2); Derbyshire 0
UmpiresDJ Wood, H Yarnold
Close of play day 1Surrey (1) 302/9 (Swetman 88*, AV Bedser 20*)
Close of play day 2Derbyshire (1) 294/9 (Johnson 82*, Jackson 1*)

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MJ Stewartrun out18     
JH Edrichc Morgan b Smith42     
DGW Fletcherc Morgan b Richardson23     
ABD Parsonslbw b Jackson1     
TH Clarkc Morgan b Jackson54     
EA Bedserc Morgan b Smith7     
+R Swetmannot out88     
D Gibsonb Jackson25     
JC Lakerc Lee b Smith6     
PJ Loaderc Dawkes b Eyre7     
*AV Bedsernot out20     
Extras(7 b, 2 lb, 2 nb, 5 w)16
Total(9 wickets, declared, 113 overs)307
Fall of wickets:
1-32, 2-83, 3-84, 4-103, 5-125, 6-181, 7-231, 8-245, 9-253
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jackson30   12433--
Eyre19   3751--
Richardson20   4621--
Morgan13   3290--
Carr4   1170--
Smith27   7653--

Derbyshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Hamerc Swetman b Gibson17     
C Leeb EA Bedser77     
JM Kellyb AV Bedser13     
DC Morganc Clark b Laker36     
*DB Carrb EA Bedser5     
HL Johnsonnot out84     
+GO Dawkesc Clark b Laker29     
GW Richardsonb Laker21     
E Smithrun out4     
TJP Eyrec Swetman b Loader0     
HL Jacksonc EA Bedser b AV Bedser3     
Extras(6 b, 3 lb)9
Total(all out, 129.1 overs)298
Fall of wickets:
1-29, 2-65, 3-132, 4-146, 5-157, 6-213, 7-240, 8-253, 9-287, 10-298 (129.1 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Loader21   7301--
AV Bedser25.16492--
Gibson26   5751--
Laker42   13863--
EA Bedser15   3492--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MJ Stewartc Smith b Morgan43     
JH Edrichnot out87     
DGW Fletcherc Lee b Morgan2     
TH Clarkc Hamer b Morgan16     
ABD Parsonsc Jackson b Morgan24     
EA Bedserc Lee b Morgan12     
+R Swetmannot out3     
D Gibsondid not bat      
JC Lakerdid not bat      
PJ Loaderdid not bat      
*AV Bedserdid not bat      
Extras(7 b)7
Total(5 wickets, declared, 61 overs)194
Fall of wickets:
1-74, 2-86, 3-107, 4-168, 5-189
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jackson13   6180--
Eyre6   0210--
Richardson2   150--
Morgan22   2675--
Carr1   050--
Smith17   3710--

Derbyshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Hamerst Swetman b AV Bedser12     
C Leelbw b Laker40     
JM Kellyc Swetman b Gibson9     
+GO Dawkesb Laker24     
GW Richardsonc Edrich b EA Bedser6     
DC Morgannot out5     
HL Johnsonnot out1     
*DB Carrdid not bat      
E Smithdid not bat      
TJP Eyredid not bat      
HL Jacksondid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 3 lb)7
Total(5 wickets, 40 overs)104
Fall of wickets:
1-15, 2-38, 3-81, 4-88, 5-100
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Loader5   1140--
AV Bedser5   1161--
Gibson6   0211--
Laker15   4352--
EA Bedser9   6111--

--> TJP Eyre made his debut in County Championship matches
--> TH Clark (1) passed 10500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 19
--> R Swetman (1) passed his previous highest score of 44 in County Championship matches