Surrey v Sussex
County Championship 1905
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 18th, 19th May 1905 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSurrey won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSurrey won by an innings and 184 runs
PointsSurrey 1; Sussex -1
UmpiresVA Titchmarsh, JE West
Close of play day 1Surrey (1) 420 all out

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TW Haywardc Cox b Vine126     
JB Hobbsb Vine6     
EG Hayesc Butt b Goldie55     
A Bakerb Goldie14     
FC Hollandb Leach78     
WE Davisc Goldie b Cox25     
*Lord Dalmenyb Cox24     
RA Sheppardb Cox16     
WS Leesc Smith b Cox35     
+F Stedmanb Cox14     
NA Knoxnot out7     
Extras(7 b, 12 lb, 1 nb)20
Total(all out, 131.4 overs)420
Fall of wickets:
1-12, 2-103, 3-128, 4-275, 5-303, 6-340, 7-343, 8-394, 9-417, 10-420 (131.4 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Seymour9   4180--
Vine17   3552--
Tate21   4630--
Goldie15   3592--
Killick14   3350-1
Leach16   4631--

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
J Vinelbw b Knox5     
KO Goldiec Holland b Lees31     
EH Killickst Stedman b Lees1     
*CLA Smithlbw b Hayes3     
GR Coxb Lees3     
G Wilderc and b Hayes11     
G Leachc Hobbs b Lees22     
J Seymourc Hayward b Lees0     
W Newhamc Stedman b Lees0     
+HR Buttrun out10     
FW Tatenot out1     
Extras(4 b)4
Total(all out, 30.2 overs)91
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-12, 3-33, 4-41, 5-58, 6-58, 7-63, 8-63, 9-70, 10-91 (30.2 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Knox4   1121--
Hayes11   3372--

Sussex second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
J Vineb Hayes41     
KO Goldieb Lees4     
EH Killickb Lees13     
*CLA Smithc Hayward b Knox6     
GR Coxlbw b Hayes16     
G Wilderc Hayward b Sheppard0     
G Leachb Lees32     
J Seymourc Sheppard b Hayes0     
W Newhamb Knox13     
+HR Buttnot out2     
FW Tateb Knox0     
Extras(16 b, 2 lb)18
Total(all out, 49.3 overs)145
Fall of wickets:
1-17, 2-33, 3-40, 4-86, 5-91, 6-95, 7-101, 8-143, 9-145, 10-145 (49.3 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lees16   7293--
Hayes10   4253--
Sheppard9   2201--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> WS Lees (1) passed 4500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 24
--> EG Hayes reached 150 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Sussex first innings
--> WS Lees reached 450 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 4th wicket in the Sussex first innings