Surrey v Somerset
County Championship 1896
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 1st, 2nd June 1896 (3-day match)
Balls per over5
TossSomerset won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSurrey won by 10 wickets
PointsSurrey 1; Somerset -1
UmpiresW Hearn, JJ Tuck
Close of play day 1Somerset (2) 3/2 (Smith 1*)

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Fowlerb Richardson0     
DJ Smithb Richardson0     
HT Stanleyrun out3     
E Robsonb Richardson4     
WC Hedleyb Richardson0     
*SMJ Woodsc Richardson b Hayward65     
VT Hillc Hayward b Richardson13     
GB Nicholsc Lohmann b Hayward18     
FJ Poyntonb Richardson10     
EJ Tylerb Hayward0     
+AP Wickhamnot out0     
Extras(3 b)3
Total(all out, 39.3 overs)116
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-3, 3-7, 4-7, 5-7, 6-28, 7-93, 8-116, 9-116, 10-116 (39.3 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Richardson14   2606--
Lohmann13   5210--
Lockwood6   1250--

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Brockwellb Woods43     
R Abelb Tyler13     
FC Hollandlbw b Tyler13     
TW Haywardb Woods1     
GA Lohmannb Woods36     
WW Readc Fowler b Tyler8     
*KJ Keyc Robson b Nichols38     
WH Lockwoodc and b Hedley25     
GW Ayresb Nichols9     
+H Woodb Nichols1     
T Richardsonnot out0     
Extras(10 b, 1 lb)11
Total(all out, 79.2 overs)198
Fall of wickets:
1-46, 2-?, 3-?, 4-78, 5-106, 6-119, 7-172, 8-?, 9-?, 10-198 (79.2 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Tyler35   5833--
Woods30   7873--
Hedley5   151--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DJ Smithc Lockwood b Lohmann17     
G Fowlerrun out1     
HT Stanleyb Richardson0     
E Robsonc Wood b Richardson36     
WC Hedleyb Richardson8     
*SMJ Woodsc Hayward b Richardson24     
VT Hillb Richardson0     
GB Nicholsb Lohmann31     
FJ Poyntonb Richardson5     
EJ Tylerc and b Richardson26     
+AP Wickhamnot out8     
Extras(5 b, 1 lb, 1 w)7
Total(all out, 59.2 overs)163
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-3, 3-47, 4-61, 5-72, 6-72, 7-101, 8-?, 9-?, 10-163 (59.2 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Richardson28   8717--
Lockwood11   4310--
Hayward5   0110--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Brockwellnot out54     
R Abelnot out29     
FC Hollanddid not bat      
TW Haywarddid not bat      
GA Lohmanndid not bat      
WW Readdid not bat      
*KJ Keydid not bat      
WH Lockwooddid not bat      
GW Ayresdid not bat      
+H Wooddid not bat      
T Richardsondid not bat      
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(no wicket, 24.1 overs)84
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Tyler6   1100--
Hedley7   1260--
Fowler4   1130--
Robson2   0130--
Poynton2   050--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> FJ Poynton made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> FJ Poynton made his last appearance in County Championship matches
--> T Richardson reached 550 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 5th wicket in the Somerset first innings