Surrey v Kent
Schweppes County Championship 1978
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 28th, 29th, 30th June 1978 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossKent won the toss and decided to bat
ResultKent won by an innings and 102 runs
PointsSurrey 3 (Bowling 3); Kent 19 (Batting 3, Bowling 4)
UmpiresCG Pepper, TG Wilson
Close of play day 1Surrey (1) 21/2 (Richards 1*, Baker 0*)
Close of play day 2Surrey (1) 30/2 (Richards 10*, Baker 0*)

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RA Woolmerlbw b Thomas30     
CJC Rowec Baker b Thomas14     
CJ Tavaréc Richards b Baker64     
Asif Iqballbw b Knight6     
*AGE Ealhamc Knight b Intikhab Alam58     
CS Cowdreyst Richards b Baker6     
GW Johnsonlbw b Knight45     
JN Shepherdc Smith b Knight2     
+PR Downtonnot out21     
DL Underwoodnot out12     
KBS Jarvisdid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 5 lb, 2 nb, 1 w)14
Total(8 wickets, innings closed, 100 overs)272
Fall of wickets:
1-42, 2-55, 3-62, 4-147, 5-175, 6-200, 7-207, 8-252
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jackman25   2700--
Thomas20   7492--
Baker17   2382--
Knight18   5453--
Pocock10   2380--
Intikhab Alam10   4181--

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AR Butcherc Ealham b Jarvis14     
MA Lynchb Jarvis4     
+CJ Richardsc Shepherd b Johnson18     
RP Bakerc and b Underwood18     
JH Edrichnot out9     
*RDV Knightc Rowe b Underwood20     
DM Smithc Asif Iqbal b Johnson0     
Intikhab Alamc Downton b Johnson1     
RD Jackmanc Woolmer b Underwood0     
PI Pocockc Cowdrey b Underwood0     
DJ Thomasc Downton b Johnson3     
Extras(2 b, 3 lb, 1 nb, 2 w)8
Total(all out, 50.5 overs)95
Fall of wickets:
1-12, 2-21, 3-56, 4-58, 5-84, 6-86, 7-88, 8-89, 9-89, 10-95 (50.5 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jarvis6   3202--
Shepherd10   1280--
Underwood19   10174--
Rowe1   100--

Surrey second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
AR Butcherc Jarvis b Underwood7     
MA Lynchc Rowe b Underwood11     
JH Edrichc Asif Iqbal b Underwood0     
*RDV Knightc Jarvis b Underwood2     
DM Smithnot out20     
Intikhab Alamc Shepherd b Johnson4     
RD Jackmanc Cowdrey b Underwood11     
RP Bakerc Rowe b Underwood0     
+CJ Richardsc and b Underwood5     
PI Pocockc Jarvis b Underwood2     
DJ Thomasc and b Underwood1     
Extras(8 b, 4 lb)12
Total(all out, 39.2 overs)75
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-18, 3-22, 4-28, 5-34, 6-55, 7-59, 8-68, 9-74, 10-75 (39.2 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jarvis2   200--
Shepherd1   100--
Johnson18   7311--

--> The first innings of the match was limited to 100 overs; the total overs for both teams first innings was limited to 200 overs
--> RP Baker (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 5
--> DM Smith (2) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 2
--> DL Underwood reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 7th wicket in the Surrey second innings
--> DL Underwood reached 50 wickets in County Championship matches for the season when taking his 7th wicket in the Surrey second innings