Surrey v Essex
County Championship 1902
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 5th, 6th, 7th May 1902 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossEssex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresJ Carlin, H Shaw
Close of play day 1Surrey (1) 0/0 (Jephson 0*, Baker 0*)
Close of play day 2Surrey (1) 335/7 (Brockwell 47*)

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FL Faneb Smith9     
AE Russellc and b Hayward1     
PA Perrinc Hayes b Hayward20     
CP McGaheynot out48     
AP Lucasb Hayward0     
CJ Kortrightc Bush b Brockwell22     
EHD Sewellb Brockwell8     
+TM Russellb Brockwell1     
W Reevesc Hayes b Brockwell3     
HI Youngc Jephson b Brockwell8     
W Meadlbw b Brockwell0     
Extras(2 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)4
Total(all out, 52 overs)124
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-21, 3-37, 4-38, 5-81, 6-98, 7-102, 8-116, 9-124, 10-124 (52 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hayward22   7663-1
Smith18   9261--
Brockwell8   0196--
Lockwood4   090--

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*DLA Jephsonb Mead68     
A Bakerc Mead b McGahey45     
R Abelb Perrin101     
WH Lockwoodc Sewell b Young2     
TW Haywardst TM Russell b Mead7     
HS Bushc and b Mead15     
VFS Crawfordb Mead17     
W Brockwellnot out47     
EG Hayesdid not bat      
+F Stedmandid not bat      
WC Smithdid not bat      
Extras(17 b, 11 lb, 5 nb)33
Total(7 wickets, declared, 129.4 overs)335
Fall of wickets:
1-102, 2-140, 3-149, 4-157, 5-177, 6-209, 7-335 (129.4 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Mead54   14884--
Reeves30   5960--
Young27   7641-5
Sewell4   1160--
McGahey8   2241--

Essex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AP Lucasrun out9     
FL Faneb Smith20     
PA Perrinnot out42     
CP McGaheynot out15     
AE Russelldid not bat      
CJ Kortrightdid not bat      
EHD Sewelldid not bat      
+TM Russelldid not bat      
W Reevesdid not bat      
HI Youngdid not bat      
W Meaddid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 1 nb)5
Total(2 wickets, 34 overs)91
Fall of wickets:
1-30, 2-50
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hayward10   2290-1
Smith8   2131--
Brockwell8   2200--
Lockwood8   1240--

--> EHD Sewell made his debut in County Championship matches
--> PA Perrin (2) passed 7000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 38
--> EHD Sewell made his debut for Essex in First-Class matches

Rain prevented play until 3.30 pm on the 1st day and on the 2nd day play could not start until 3.00 pm and lasted for only 90 minutes