Surrey v Warwickshire
County Championship 1968
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 5th, 6th, 7th June 1968 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWarwickshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultWarwickshire won by 8 wickets
PointsSurrey 3 (Bowling 3); Warwickshire 17 (Batting 2, Bowling 5)
UmpiresJ O'Neill, TW Spencer
Close of play day 1Warwickshire (1) 279 all out
Close of play day 2Surrey (2) 108/4 (Hooper 10*, Storey 10*)

Warwickshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WJP Stewartc Long b Storey26     
Khalid Ibadullac Harman b Jackman16     
RN Abberleyc Long b Harman56     
RB Kanhaic Hooper b Storey16     
JA Jamesonc Smith b Harman42     
GS Warnerb Cumbes18     
JM Allanb Roope35     
*+AC Smithc Long b Jackman21     
W Blenkironc Hooper b Harman12     
LR Gibbsc Roope b Harman3     
JD Bannisternot out17     
Extras(1 b, 2 lb, 14 nb)17
Total(all out, 108 overs)279
Fall of wickets:
1-32, 2-58, 3-87, 4-135, 5-169, 6-187, 7-225, 8-257, 9-261, 10-279 (108 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jackman22   5562--
Cumbes21   3611--
Storey22   8502--
Harman25   7704--
Roope18   6251--

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MJ Edwardsc Allan b Gibbs29     
WA Smithc Jameson b Gibbs16     
Younis Ahmedc Bannister b Gibbs20     
*MJ Stewartc Jameson b Bannister12     
JMM Hooperc Kanhai b Gibbs4     
SJ Storeyc Abberley b Bannister14     
GRJ Roopec Jameson b Bannister14     
+A Longc Kanhai b Gibbs3     
RD Jackmanc Kanhai b Bannister4     
R Harmanc Gibbs b Bannister0     
J Cumbesnot out0     
Extras(2 b, 5 lb)7
Total(all out, 61 overs)123
Fall of wickets:
1-44, 2-45, 3-76, 4-84, 5-86, 6-103, 7-108, 8-116, 9-122, 10-123 (61 ov)
Warwickshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bannister23   11415--
Blenkiron13   3350--
Gibbs25   11405--

Surrey second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
MJ Edwardsb Blenkiron30     
WA Smithlbw b Smith7     
Younis Ahmedc Kanhai b Smith7     
*MJ Stewartb Blenkiron29     
JMM Hooperb Blenkiron18     
SJ Storeyc Abberley b Bannister11     
GRJ Roopeb Blenkiron38     
+A Longnot out45     
RD Jackmanc Abberley b Bannister5     
R Harmanc Stewart b Smith17     
J Cumbesb Bannister8     
Extras(3 b, 17 lb, 5 nb)25
Total(all out, 99.4 overs)240
Fall of wickets:
1-12, 2-22, 3-77, 4-80, 5-110, 6-143, 7-166, 8-190, 9-221, 10-240 (99.4 ov)
Warwickshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Blenkiron24   8544--
Gibbs35   13630--
Smith14   2523--
Allan3   150--

Warwickshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WJP Stewartc Harman b Storey33     
RN Abberleyrun out5     
RB Kanhainot out31     
JA Jamesonnot out12     
Khalid Ibadulladid not bat      
GS Warnerdid not bat      
*+AC Smithdid not bat      
JM Allandid not bat      
JD Bannisterdid not bat      
W Blenkirondid not bat      
LR Gibbsdid not bat      
Extras(1 lb, 5 nb)6
Total(2 wickets, 22.2 overs)87
Fall of wickets:
1-33, 2-46
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jackman5   1220--
Cumbes6   3150--
Storey3   221--
Roope6   1230--

--> WJP Stewart (1) passed 13500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 17
--> RB Kanhai (1) passed 13000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 11
--> JMM Hooper (2) passed his previous highest score of 12 in County Championship matches
--> LR Gibbs achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Surrey first innings (previous best was 2-3)
--> LR Gibbs achieved his first five wickets in an innings in County Championship matches in the Surrey first innings
--> W Blenkiron achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Surrey second innings (previous best was 3-43)
--> SJ Storey reached 350 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Warwickshire second innings