Surrey v Somerset
Schweppes County Championship 1978
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 31st May, 1st, 2nd June 1978 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSomerset won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsSurrey 6 (Batting 2, Bowling 4); Somerset 5 (Batting 2, Bowling 3)
UmpiresDJ Halfyard, R Julian
Close of play day 1Surrey (1) 45/1 (Edrich 17*, Knight 13*; 17 overs)
Close of play day 2Somerset (2) 56/2 (Slocombe 13*, Dredge 2*)

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PW Denningb Jackman18     
PA Slocombeb Thomas10     
IVA Richardsc Knight b Jackman8     
PM Roebuckb Jackman30     
MJ Kitchenc Richards b Pocock25     
*BC Roseb Jackman3     
+DJS Taylorb Pocock4     
D Breakwellc Payne b Pocock92     
CH Dredgeb Jackman12     
KF Jenningsb Knight17     
HR Moseleynot out1     
Extras(4 lb, 1 nb)5
Total(all out, 92.2 overs)225
Fall of wickets:
1-28, 2-36, 3-37, 4-89, 5-97, 6-97, 7-115, 8-174, 9-224, 10-225 (92.2 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jackman24   5635--
Thomas14   3421--
Payne2   070--
Intikhab Alam19   6430--
Pocock24   10373--

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JH Edrichc Taylor b Moseley23     
GP Howarthb Moseley1     
*RDV Knightc Slocombe b Roebuck46     
DM Smithc Taylor b Jennings44     
Younis Ahmedc Taylor b Dredge18     
IR Payneb Jennings28     
Intikhab Alamb Jennings1     
RD Jackmanb Dredge31     
+CJ Richardsc sub b Moseley19     
DJ Thomasc Roebuck b Jennings7     
PI Pococknot out0     
Extras(12 b, 13 lb, 2 nb, 1 w)28
Total(all out, 105.4 overs)246
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-60, 3-96, 4-121, 5-165, 6-171, 7-199, 8-233, 9-246, 10-246 (105.4 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Moseley27   11333--
Dredge30   8662--
Roebuck11   3401--
Richards7   2180--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PW Denningc Payne b Jackman5     
PA Slocombec Intikhab Alam b Pocock24     
IVA Richardsc Edrich b Intikhab Alam34     
CH Dredgec Younis Ahmed b Pocock16     
PM Roebuckb Intikhab Alam15     
MJ Kitchenc Payne b Pocock28     
*BC Rosec Richards b Jackman34     
+DJS Taylorc Smith b Intikhab Alam32     
KF Jenningsnot out19     
D Breakwellb Jackman1     
HR Moseleydid not bat      
Extras(8 lb, 1 nb)9
Total(9 wickets, declared, 95.2 overs)217
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-54, 3-78, 4-93, 5-123, 6-135, 7-177, 8-210, 9-217 (95.2 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thomas10   4200--
Intikhab Alam31   7843--
Knight4   0160--
Pocock29   15333--
Howarth1   050--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GP Howarthc Rose b Richards30     
Younis Ahmedc Moseley b Roebuck3     
*RDV Knightnot out25     
DM Smithnot out4     
JH Edrichdid not bat      
IR Paynedid not bat      
Intikhab Alamdid not bat      
RD Jackmandid not bat      
+CJ Richardsdid not bat      
DJ Thomasdid not bat      
PI Pocockdid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 5 w)9
Total(2 wickets, 36 overs)71
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-58
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Moseley2   120--
Dredge2   050--
Roebuck16   5321--
Richards16   4231--

--> The first innings of the match was limited to 100 overs; the total overs for both teams first innings was limited to 200 overs
--> KF Jennings achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Surrey first innings (previous best was 3-23)
--> KF Jennings achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Surrey first innings (previous best was 3-23)