Surrey v Worcestershire
County Championship 1972
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 17th, 18th, 19th May 1972 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
PointsSurrey 7 (Batting 6, Bowling 1); Worcestershire 6 (Batting 4, Bowling 2)
UmpiresCS Elliott, DGL Evans
Close of play day 1Surrey (1) 34/0 (Edwards 13*, Pocock 6*)
Close of play day 2Worcestershire (2) 14/0 (Headley 10*, Stimpson 4*)

Worcestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RGA Headleyc Roope b Intikhab Alam28     
GM Turnerc Storey b Jackman0     
PJ Stimpsonc Long b Arnold52     
JA Ormrodst Long b Storey56     
BL D'Oliveirac Storey b Arnold107     
TJ Yardleyc Storey b Pocock18     
K Griffithc Storey b Jackman4     
+HG Wilcocknot out13     
*N Gifforddid not bat      
VA Holderdid not bat      
RGM Carterdid not bat      
Extras(12 b, 9 lb, 4 nb, 4 w)29
Total(7 wickets, declared, 93.1 overs)307
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-62, 3-108, 4-194, 5-256, 6-273, 7-307 (93.1 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jackman18   5652--
Storey21   7481--
Intikhab Alam11   3291--
Pocock18   7511--
Roope5   0180--

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JH Edrichretired hurt14     
MJ Edwardsc Wilcock b Holder25     
PI Pocockb Carter27     
*MJ Stewartb Holder0     
Younis Ahmedc Stimpson b Carter112     
GRJ Roopeb Griffith89     
SJ Storeynot out16     
+A Longb Holder1     
RD Jackmanc Wilcock b Carter9     
Intikhab Alamdid not bat      
GG Arnolddid not bat      
Extras(3 b, 7 lb, 7 nb)17
Total(7 wickets, declared, 92.1 overs)310
Fall of wickets:
1-56, 2-64, 3-68, 4-262, 5-287, 6-290, 7-310 (92.1 ov)
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Holder28   6683--
D'Oliveira11   3290--
Gifford11   2290--
Griffith10   1451--

Worcestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RGA Headleyc Storey b Arnold12     
PJ Stimpsonc Roope b Jackman9     
JA Ormrodlbw b Arnold2     
BL D'Oliveiralbw b Jackman1     
TJ Yardleyb Arnold59     
K Griffithc Roope b Jackman10     
GM Turnerc Long b Roope26     
+HG Wilcockc and b Jackman39     
*N Giffordc Pocock b Jackman14     
VA Holdernot out23     
RGM Carterrun out0     
Extras(4 b, 2 nb)6
Total(all out, 79.3 overs)201
Fall of wickets:
1-21, 2-21, 3-24, 4-28, 5-53, 6-115, 7-135, 8-170, 9-186, 10-201 (79.3 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Arnold24   6393--
Jackman24   2815--
Storey7   2170--
Intikhab Alam4   190--
Roope6   191--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*MJ Stewartc Wilcock b Carter79     
MJ Edwardsb Carter21     
Younis Ahmedc Griffith b Carter8     
GRJ Roopenot out32     
SJ Storeyc Gifford b Carter10     
Intikhab Alamnot out10     
JH Edrichdid not bat      
PI Pocockdid not bat      
+A Longdid not bat      
RD Jackmandid not bat      
GG Arnolddid not bat      
Extras(8 lb, 3 nb)11
Total(4 wickets, 29.2 overs)171
Fall of wickets:
1-33, 2-59, 3-126, 4-159
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Holder15   0890--

--> JA Ormrod (1) passed 8000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 55
--> GRJ Roope (1) passed 5000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 55
--> HG Wilcock (2) passed his previous highest score of 37 in First-Class matches
--> HG Wilcock (2) passed his previous highest score of 37 in County Championship matches
--> K Griffith reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Surrey first innings
--> GG Arnold reached 550 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Worcestershire second innings
--> RGM Carter reached 500 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Surrey second innings
--> JH Edrich retired hurt in the Surrey first innings having scored 14 (team had lost 0 wickets)