Surrey v Nottinghamshire
County Championship 1970
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 20th, 21st, 22nd May 1970 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultSurrey won by 7 wickets
PointsSurrey 16 (Batting 4, Bowling 2); Nottinghamshire 5 (Batting 3, Bowling 2)
UmpiresJ Arnold, AE Fagg
Close of play day 1Surrey (1) 28/0 (Edrich 20*, Edwards 6*)
Close of play day 2Nottinghamshire (2) 18/2 (Harris 4*, Bolus 1*)

Nottinghamshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MJ Harrisc Long b Arnold6     
RA Whiteb Jackman5     
MJ Smedleyc Storey b Jackman2     
JB Bolusc Long b Jackman3     
*GS Sobersc Long b Jackman160     
SB Hassanc and b Roope37     
MNS Taylorc Storey b Arnold40     
C Forbesnot out18     
DJ Halfyardc Younis Ahmed b Arnold4     
+DA Pullanb Jackman0     
B Steadlbw b Jackman0     
Extras(2 b, 4 lb)6
Total(all out, 95.3 overs)281
Fall of wickets:
1-12, 2-12, 3-15, 4-28, 5-137, 6-239, 7-263, 8-268, 9-273, 10-281 (95.3 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Arnold20   5523--
Roope10   1391--
Pocock27   11670--
Intikhab Alam8   4190--
Storey10   1430--

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*JH Edrichc Pullan b Halfyard22     
MJ Edwardsc Smedley b Harris71     
WA Smithc Hassan b White22     
Younis Ahmedc Halfyard b Stead52     
GRJ Roopenot out39     
SJ Storeynot out56     
Intikhab Alamdid not bat      
+A Longdid not bat      
GG Arnolddid not bat      
PI Pocockdid not bat      
RD Jackmandid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 11 lb, 3 nb)16
Total(4 wickets, declared, 91 overs)278
Fall of wickets:
1-36, 2-82, 3-171, 4-175
Nottinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Stead15   0501--
Forbes12   4240--
Halfyard14   2331--
White18   8541--
Sobers5   1180--
Harris18   3481--
Taylor9   1350--

Nottinghamshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MJ Harrisb Arnold21     
RA Whitelbw b Jackman11     
MJ Smedleyc Long b Jackman0     
JB Bolusc Arnold b Intikhab Alam23     
*GS Sobersnot out103     
SB Hassanc Roope b Intikhab Alam18     
MNS Taylorc Storey b Pocock0     
C Forbesc Younis Ahmed b Pocock12     
DJ Halfyardc Roope b Intikhab Alam16     
+DA Pullannot out10     
B Steaddid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 1 lb, 2 nb)4
Total(8 wickets, declared, 82 overs)218
Fall of wickets:
1-15, 2-15, 3-46, 4-60, 5-104, 6-109, 7-153, 8-192
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Arnold12   3301--
Jackman14   4222--
Roope3   1140--
Pocock23   10482--
Intikhab Alam30   81003--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MJ Edwardsb Taylor79     
WA Smithb Halfyard39     
Younis Ahmedc Pullan b Taylor2     
SJ Storeynot out50     
Intikhab Alamnot out39     
*JH Edrichdid not bat      
GRJ Roopedid not bat      
+A Longdid not bat      
GG Arnolddid not bat      
PI Pocockdid not bat      
RD Jackmandid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 11 lb)16
Total(3 wickets, 46.1 overs)225
Fall of wickets:
1-129, 2-131, 3-131
Nottinghamshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Stead8   1430--
White11   3280--
Harris4   0280--
Taylor8   2442--

--> MJ Harris (1) passed 4000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 2
--> GS Sobers (1) passed his previous highest score of 115 in County Championship matches
--> MJ Edwards (2) passed 6000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 18
--> Intikhab Alam (2) passed 5000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 37
--> MNS Taylor reached 350 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Surrey second innings