Surrey v London County
Other First-Class matches in England 1903
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 13th, 14th, 15th April 1903 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossLondon County won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSurrey won by 8 wickets
UmpiresW Hearn, VA Titchmarsh
Close of play day 1Surrey (1) 32/1 (Hayward 21*, Hayes 6*)
Close of play day 2London County (2) 28/2 (Grace 14*, Vine 2*)

London County first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WG Graceb Lees43     
WL Murdochc Strudwick b Hadfield9     
B Jayaramc Hayes b Hadfield5     
LC Braundc Holland b Davis11     
NF Normanc Hayes b Davis0     
EHD Sewellc Davis b Hayward90     
+JH Boardc Strudwick b Lees59 90   
J Vineb Hayward26     
JG Hirschb Hayward0     
WW Odellnot out7     
PR Mayb Hayward0     
Extras(14 b, 3 lb)17
Total(all out, 75.2 overs)267
Fall of wickets:
1-21 (Murdoch), 2-34 (Jayaram), 3-70 (Braund), 4-70 (Norman), 5-74 (Grace), 6-201 (Board), 7-257 (Sewell), 8-?, 9-?, 10-267 (75.2 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lockwood7   0270--
Hadfield19   4632--
Lees27   3712--
Davis15   1642--
Hayes1   080--
Holland3   160--

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TW Haywardb Vine107 12011- 
E Wiltshirec Hirsch b Braund0     
EG Hayesc Sewell b Odell51     
FC Hollandb Odell17     
WH Lockwoodb Odell36     
WS Leeslbw b Odell13     
*L Walkerc Vine b May54 120   
WE Davisc and b Odell8     
GH Hadfieldc Braund b Odell10     
DLA Jephsonnot out47     
+H Strudwickc Board b Vine12     
Extras(22 b, 8 lb)30
Total(all out, 114.4 overs)385
Fall of wickets:
1-9 (Wiltshire), 2-156 (Hayes), 3-196 (Holland), 4-?, 5-236, 6-267, 7-?, 8-291, 9-344, 10-385 (114.4 ov)
London County bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Braund17   1571--
Odell42   101176--
May15   4571--
Hirsch3   0200--
Grace1   050--

London County second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WG Gracec Hayward b Hadfield81 1804- 
WL Murdochb Hadfield9     
B Jayaramc Hadfield b Lees3     
J Vinec Hayes b Davis30 90   
NF Normanb Hayward7     
EHD Sewellc Lockwood b Hadfield18     
+JH Boardc Strudwick b Lees17     
JG Hirschrun out0     
WW Odellc Lees b Hadfield0     
PR Maynot out7     
LC Braundabsent hurt
Extras(9 b, 2 lb)11
Total(all out, 78.3 overs)183
Fall of wickets:
1-14 (Murdoch), 2-17 (Jayaram), 3-93 (Vine), 4-? (Norman), 5-146 (Sewell), 6-167 (Grace), 7-168 (Hirsch), 8-? (Odell), 9-183 (Board, 78.3 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hadfield26   3614--
Hayward10   2301--
Davis13   3271--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
E Wiltshireb Murdoch13     
WE Davisst Board b Odell1     
EG Hayesnot out43     
WH Lockwoodnot out1     
TW Haywarddid not bat      
FC Hollanddid not bat      
WS Leesdid not bat      
*L Walkerdid not bat      
GH Hadfielddid not bat      
DLA Jephsondid not bat      
+H Strudwickdid not bat      
Extras(8 b, 1 lb)9
Total(2 wickets, 16.1 overs)67
Fall of wickets:
1-7 (Davis), 2-60 (Wiltshire)
London County bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Odell5   0271--
May2   050--
Sewell4   1100--
Jayaram4   0120--

--> TW Hayward scored 2 fives in the Surrey first innings
--> B Jayaram made his debut in First-Class matches
--> JG Hirsch made his debut in First-Class matches
--> WE Davis made his debut in First-Class matches
--> GH Hadfield made his debut in First-Class matches
--> WG Grace (2) passed 52500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 26

A fall of snow delayed play by ten minutes on the first day