Surrey v Sussex
County Championship 1901
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 26th, 27th, 28th August 1901 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSurrey won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresW Hearn, WAJ West
Close of play day 1Surrey (1) 73/1 (Abel 34*, Hayes 30*)
Close of play day 2Sussex (1) 44/1 (Fry 31*, Killick 1*)

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
R Abelb Bean41     
*DLA Jephsonb Relf9     
EG Hayesc Fry b Gresson80     
VFS Crawfordst Butt b Tate78     
TW Haywardc Ranjitsinhji b Tate46     
EM Dowsonc and b Vine18     
A Bakerc Ranjitsinhji b Tate0     
FC Hollandst Butt b Tate0     
WS Leesc Ranjitsinhji b Vine0     
+F Stedmannot out5     
WC Smithst Butt b Tate6     
Extras(17 b, 5 lb)22
Total(all out, 99 overs)305
Fall of wickets:
1-14, 2-89, 3-177, 4-266, 5-285, 6-285, 7-289, 8-289, 9-290, 10-305 (99 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Relf32   6961--
Tate30   8795--
Gresson9   3231--
Bean9   1311--
Killick7   2150--
Vine12   2392--

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CB Frylbw b Hayward105 150   
J Vineb Lees12     
EH Killickc Jephson b Smith9     
*KS Ranjitsinhjic Baker b Smith0     
PH Lathamb Lees9     
G Brannb Dowson28     
AE Relfc Hayes b Hayward6     
FH Gressonc Hayward b Dowson46     
+HR Buttc Lees b Smith24     
FW Tatenot out14     
J Beanb Smith1     
Extras(11 b, 5 lb, 1 nb)17
Total(all out, 82.2 overs)271
Fall of wickets:
1-42, 2-63, 3-69, 4-82, 5-158, 6-170, 7-187, 8-238, 9-270, 10-271 (82.2 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lees28   10602--
Hayward12   2382--
Dowson11   1512-1
Jephson2   090--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
R Abelb Vine40     
FC Hollandc Relf b Vine1     
EG Hayesb Vine4     
VFS Crawfordc Vine b Tate3     
TW Haywardb Vine0     
EM Dowsonc Gresson b Vine28     
A Bakernot out18     
*DLA Jephsonnot out18     
WS Leesdid not bat      
+F Stedmandid not bat      
WC Smithdid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 4 lb)9
Total(6 wickets, 46 overs)121
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-18, 3-25, 4-29, 5-67, 6-84
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Tate11   3271--
Killick6   440--
Bean4   0180--
Vine23   5575--
Brann2   160--

--> R Abel (1) passed 2000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 24
--> G Brann (1) passed 9500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 16
--> FH Gresson (1) passed his previous highest score of 21 in County Championship matches
--> DLA Jephson (2) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 9
--> J Vine reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 1st wicket in the Surrey first innings
--> FW Tate completed a hat-trick in the Surrey first innings (Hayward, Baker, Holland)
--> WC Smith reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Sussex first innings