Surrey v Derbyshire
Schweppes County Championship 1981
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 13th, 14th, 15th May 1981 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSurrey won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsSurrey 5 (Batting 3, Bowling 2); Derbyshire 6 (Batting 2, Bowling 4)
UmpiresRS Herman, DO Oslear
Close of play day 1Derbyshire (1) 0/0 (Wood 0*, Wright 0*)
Close of play day 2Surrey (2) 10/1 (Butcher 4*, Richards 4*)

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AR Butcherc Miller b Hendrick2     
GS Clintonc Steele b Hendrick123     
GP Howarthb Hendrick1     
*RDV Knightc Taylor b Tunnicliffe3     
GRJ Roopec Taylor b Oldham7     
DM Smithlbw b Oldham21     
DJ Thomasst Taylor b Miller20     
+CJ Richardsc Miller b Tunnicliffe62     
ST Clarkec Wood b Tunnicliffe4     
PI Pocockb Hendrick3     
PHL Wilsonnot out2     
Extras(5 lb, 5 nb)10
Total(all out, 98.5 overs)258
Fall of wickets:
1-2, 2-12, 3-15, 4-31, 5-78, 6-111, 7-230, 8-242, 9-254, 10-258 (98.5 ov)
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Tunnicliffe23   3663--
Oldham21   4622--
Wood14   2410--
Miller11   4231--
Steele2   0130--

Derbyshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
B Woodc Roope b Clarke55     
JG Wrightb Clarke2     
PN Kirstenc Richards b Thomas12     
DS Steeleb Clarke20     
*G Millerlbw b Roope19     
KJ Barnettlbw b Thomas15     
A Hillnot out54     
+RW Taylornot out22     
CJ Tunnicliffedid not bat      
M Hendrickdid not bat      
S Oldhamdid not bat      
Extras(10 b, 13 lb, 7 nb, 4 w)34
Total(6 wickets, declared, 102 overs)233
Fall of wickets:
1-26, 2-47, 3-102, 4-107, 5-134, 6-166
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Clarke24   8423--
Thomas23   6522--
Wilson9   1310--
Knight19   8350--
Roope12   3221--
Pocock9   4120--
Smith6   350--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AR Butcherlbw b Miller33     
GS Clintonc Taylor b Tunnicliffe2     
+CJ Richardsc Taylor b Wood34     
GP Howarthlbw b Hendrick1     
*RDV Knightc Taylor b Miller21     
GRJ Roopenot out55     
DM Smithc Steele b Kirsten15     
DJ Thomasnot out8     
ST Clarkedid not bat      
PI Pocockdid not bat      
PHL Wilsondid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 2 lb, 8 nb)12
Total(6 wickets, declared, 86 overs)181
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-65, 3-72, 4-78, 5-124, 6-166
Derbyshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hendrick22   11251--
Tunnicliffe23   8641--
Oldham6   3140--
Wood6   281--
Miller16   9192--
Barnett8   1320--
Kirsten5   271--

Derbyshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
B Woodnot out15     
JG Wrightc Richards b Butcher11     
PN Kirstennot out1     
DS Steeledid not bat      
*G Millerdid not bat      
KJ Barnettdid not bat      
A Hilldid not bat      
+RW Taylordid not bat      
CJ Tunnicliffedid not bat      
M Hendrickdid not bat      
S Oldhamdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 3 lb)4
Total(1 wicket, 17 overs)31
Fall of wickets:
1-21 (Wright)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Clarke5   350--
Thomas4   400--
Howarth4   2120--
Butcher4   3101--

--> Derbyshire score at 100 overs in the first innings was 225-6
--> CJ Richards (1) passed his previous highest score of 50 in First-Class matches
--> CJ Richards (1) passed his previous highest score of 50 in County Championship matches
--> CJ Richards (2) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 18
--> PN Kirsten reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Surrey second innings