Surrey v Gloucestershire
County Championship 1963
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 5th, 6th, 7th June 1963 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSurrey won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsSurrey 2; Gloucestershire 0
UmpiresHE Hammond, FS Lee
Close of play day 1Gloucestershire (1) 8/1 (Young 5*, Meyer 0*)
Close of play day 2Surrey (2) 80/0 (Parsons 22*, Smith 52*)

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WA Smithlbw b Brown20     
ABD Parsonsc Meyer b Brown1     
MD Willettb Graveney124     
RAE Tindallc Andrew b Smith3     
*B Constablec Graveney b Smith7     
SJ Storeyc Graveney b Andrew5     
GAR Lockc Bissex b Brown26     
+A Longb Brown82     
D Gibsonlbw b Graveney0     
PJ Loaderb Brown0     
DAD Sydenhamnot out6     
Extras(10 b, 11 lb, 4 w)25
Total(all out, 98 overs)299
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-53, 3-73, 4-81, 5-88, 6-119, 7-231, 8-231, 9-236, 10-299 (98 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smith30   6822--
Brown29   10925--
Andrew17   4431--
Graveney15   4332--
Mortimore7   2240--

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DM Youngc Storey b Loader52     
RB Nichollsc Long b Loader2     
+BJ Meyerb Gibson24     
CA Miltonlbw b Sydenham0     
M Bissexb Storey12     
D Carpenterc Loader b Lock15     
JB Mortimorerun out61     
AS Brownc Long b Loader47     
*JKR Graveneyb Sydenham0     
DR Smithnot out23     
FJ Andrewc Storey b Sydenham2     
Extras(1 b, 6 lb, 6 nb, 1 w)14
Total(all out, 95.4 overs)252
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-65, 3-70, 4-99, 5-101, 6-127, 7-202, 8-202, 9-249, 10-252 (95.4 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Loader26   8743--
Gibson13   7251--
Storey13   3361--
Lock14   4371--
Tindall4   0130--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WA Smithc Brown b Mortimore103     
ABD Parsonsc Bissex b Mortimore70     
MD Willettc Carpenter b Mortimore19     
GAR Locknot out27     
RAE Tindallnot out1     
*B Constabledid not bat      
SJ Storeydid not bat      
+A Longdid not bat      
D Gibsondid not bat      
PJ Loaderdid not bat      
DAD Sydenhamdid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 4 lb, 1 w)11
Total(3 wickets, declared, 77 overs)231
Fall of wickets:
1-176, 2-182, 3-216
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smith23   2740--
Brown10   3460--
Andrew13   1330--
Mortimore31   9673--

Gloucestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DM Youngretired hurt3     
RB Nichollsc Long b Loader8     
CA Miltonnot out78     
M Bissexc Long b Loader4     
D Carpenterc Long b Loader0     
JB Mortimorec Storey b Willett71     
AS Brownnot out1     
+BJ Meyerdid not bat      
*JKR Graveneydid not bat      
DR Smithdid not bat      
FJ Andrewdid not bat      
Extras(1 lb, 1 nb)2
Total(4 wickets, 52 overs)167
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-23, 3-23, 4-164
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Loader8   1253--
Sydenham10   3150--
Gibson6   0160--
Storey5   160--
Lock12   5350--
Tindall7   0610--
Willett4   071--

--> FJ Andrew made his last appearance in County Championship matches
--> FJ Andrew made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> A Long (1) passed his previous highest score of 50 in First-Class matches
--> A Long (1) passed his previous highest score of 50 in County Championship matches
--> WA Smith (2) passed his previous highest score of 32 in County Championship matches
--> WA Smith (2) made his first century in County Championship matches
--> WA Smith (2) passed his previous highest score of 48 in First-Class matches
--> WA Smith (2) made his first century in First-Class matches
--> CA Milton (2) passed 21000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 22
--> PJ Loader reached 1300 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Gloucestershire second innings
--> DM Young retired hurt in the Gloucestershire second innings having scored 3 (team score 3/0)