Surrey v Middlesex
Britannic Assurance County Championship 1987
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 1st, 2nd, 3rd July 1987 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossMiddlesex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSurrey won by 2 wickets
PointsSurrey 21 (Batting 3, Bowling 2); Middlesex 5 (Batting 3, Bowling 2)
UmpiresRA White, PB Wight
Close of play day 1Middlesex (1) 337/8 (Downton 103*, Daniel 3*)
Close of play day 2Middlesex (2) 54/0 (Carr 12*, Slack 40*)

Middlesex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WN Slackb Gray0     
JD Carrc Greig b Gray20     
KR Brownc Brown b Thomas60     
CT Radleylbw b Thomas26     
RO Butcherc Stewart b Greig74  102 
*+PR Downtonnot out103     
A Needhamlbw b Thomas0     
SP Hughesc Greig b MP Bicknell15     
ARC Fraserlbw b MP Bicknell0     
WW Danielnot out3     
PCR Tufnelldid not bat      
Extras(11 b, 7 lb, 17 nb, 1 w)36
Total(8 wickets, declared, 110 overs)337
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-35, 3-110, 4-133, 5-229, 6-236, 7-321, 8-321
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gray16   2612--
Thomas23   4543--
MP Bicknell24   6632--
Greig12   4201--
Medlycott35   41210--

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DJ Bicknellc Slack b Tufnell61     
GS Clintonc Tufnell b Hughes93     
AJ Stewartnot out67     
MA Lynchc Downton b Tufnell15     
TE Jestyc Downton b Tufnell15     
*IA Greigc Tufnell b Needham4     
DJ Thomasnot out8     
KT Medlycottdid not bat      
AH Graydid not bat      
MP Bicknelldid not bat      
+GE Browndid not bat      
Extras(3 b, 3 lb, 5 nb, 2 w)13
Total(5 wickets, declared, 104 overs)276
Fall of wickets:
1-120, 2-195, 3-229, 4-247, 5-254
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Daniel6   0200--
Hughes15   3511--
Fraser16   4460--
Needham34   9681--
Tufnell33   7853--

Middlesex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JD Carrnot out123     
WN Slackc Greig b Medlycott96     
KR Brownnot out42     
CT Radleydid not bat      
RO Butcherdid not bat      
*+PR Downtondid not bat      
A Needhamdid not bat      
SP Hughesdid not bat      
ARC Fraserdid not bat      
WW Danieldid not bat      
PCR Tufnelldid not bat      
Extras(3 b, 4 lb, 3 nb, 1 w)11
Total(1 wicket, declared, 64.4 overs)272
Fall of wickets:
1-173 (Slack)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gray4   0120--
Thomas13   2630--
MP Bicknell12   2440--
Greig9   2290--
Lynch8   0330--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DJ Bicknellc Downton b Daniel5     
GS Clintonb Hughes0     
AJ Stewartb Needham127159 131 
MA Lynchc Downton b Fraser95     
TE Jestyc Brown b Needham29     
*IA Greigc Butcher b Needham17     
DJ Thomasc Butcher b Needham6     
KT Medlycottrun out9     
AH Graynot out9     
MP Bicknellnot out12     
+GE Browndid not bat      
Extras(9 b, 12 lb, 2 nb, 2 w)25
Total(8 wickets, 62 overs)334
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-15, 3-223, 4-261, 5-286, 6-290, 7-306, 8-319
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Daniel17   3711--
Hughes7   0361--
Fraser5   0371--
Needham18   0964--
Tufnell15   2730--

--> Middlesex score at 100 overs in the first innings was 288-6
--> Surrey score at 100 overs in the first innings was 262-5
--> GS Clinton (1) passed 9500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 27
--> WN Slack (2) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches for the season when he reached 91
--> WN Slack (2) passed 12000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 5
--> AH Gray reached 150 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Middlesex first innings
--> PCR Tufnell achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Surrey first innings (previous best was 2-45)
--> PCR Tufnell achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Surrey first innings (previous best was 2-47)