Surrey v Cambridge University
University Match 1888
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 14th, 15th, 16th June 1888 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossSurrey won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSurrey won by an innings and 3 runs
UmpiresRP Carpenter, RO Clayton
Close of play day 1Surrey (1) 284/5 (Abel 146*, Wood 30*)
Close of play day 2Surrey (1) 294/5 (Abel 154*, Wood 30*)

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
R Abelc Buxton b Ford160     
*J Shuterc Gosling b Woods53     
CA Trouncerc Thomas b Ford7     
WW Readc Meyrick-Jones b Mordaunt4     
KJ Keyc Buxton b Mordaunt9     
GA Lohmannb Woods22     
H Woodc Mordaunt b Woods30     
+MP Bowdenb Ford19     
C Millsb Woods4     
J Beaumontc and b Ford0     
T Bowleynot out1     
Extras(2 b, 1 w)3
Total(all out, 145 overs)312
Fall of wickets:
1-91, 2-132, 3-151, 4-168, 5-200, 6-286, 7-298, 8-311, 9-311, 10-312 (145 ov)
Cambridge University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Woods40   17904--
Ford51   19904--
de Little12   3390--
Buxton14   5310--
Mordaunt27   11542--
Meyrick-Jones1   050--

Cambridge University first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HJ Mordauntb Lohmann4     
RC Goslingc Mills b Lohmann15     
AL Watsonb Lohmann4     
*CD Buxtonc Bowden b Lohmann14     
F Thomasb Lohmann12     
EM Butlerc Wood b Bowley47     
FGJ Fordb Abel9     
SMJ Woodsc Bowden b Bowley19     
FM Meyrick-Jonesnot out26     
+G MacGregorc Bowden b Bowley6     
ER de Littleb Bowley1     
Extras(2 b, 1 lb)3
Total(all out, 89 overs)160
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-?, 3-27, 4-50, 5-51, 6-78, 7-121, 8-138, 9-?, 10-160 (89 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lohmann41   15775--
Mills15   11170--
Beaumont8   4120--
Abel13   5261--
Bowley12   5254--

Cambridge University second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
F Thomasc Read b Beaumont18     
RC Goslingc and b Bowley4     
AL Watsonb Beaumont0     
*CD Buxtonb Bowley25     
EM Butlerb Lohmann27     
HJ Mordauntb Lohmann0     
FGJ Fordb Lohmann8     
SMJ Woodsb Bowley33     
FM Meyrick-Jonesrun out2     
+G MacGregornot out16     
ER de Littleb Bowley0     
Extras(12 b, 4 lb)16
Total(all out, 85.3 overs)149
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-18, 3-29, 4-73, 5-75, 6-93, 7-93, 8-97, 9-149, 10-149 (85.3 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lohmann22   8483--
Beaumont27   14302--
Abel6   2100--

--> ER de Little made his debut in First-Class matches
--> AL Watson made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> R Abel (1) passed his previous highest score of 144 in First-Class matches
--> EM Butler (1) passed his previous highest score of 17 in First-Class matches
--> CD Buxton (2) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 17
--> EM Butler made his debut for Cambridge University in First-Class matches
--> CA Trouncer made his debut for Surrey in First-Class matches
--> AL Watson made his debut for Cambridge University in First-Class matches
--> GA Lohmann reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the Cambridge University first innings
--> GA Lohmann reached 650 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Cambridge University second innings