Surrey v Worcestershire
Britannic Assurance County Championship 1996
VenueThe Foster's Oval, Kennington on 19th, 20th, 21st, 22nd September 1996 (4-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSurrey won the toss and decided to field
ResultWorcestershire won by 124 runs
PointsSurrey 4 (Bowling 4); Worcestershire 20 (Batting 4)
UmpiresKE Palmer, G Sharp
Close of play day 1No play
Close of play day 2Worcestershire (1) 134/3 (Moody 60*, Spiring 30*)
Close of play day 3Surrey (2) 15/1 (DJ Bicknell 6*, MP Bicknell 5*)

Worcestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TS Curtislbw b MP Bicknell1651642- 
WPC Westonb Benjamin21420-- 
GA Hickc MP Bicknell b Julian1336472- 
*TM Moodyb MP Bicknell607419411- 
KR Spiringc Butcher b BC Hollioake63135 9- 
VS Solankilbw b Benjamin9013818613- 
DA Leatherdalec Stewart b BC Hollioake038-- 
+SJ Rhodesc BC Hollioake b AJ Hollioake63039-- 
SR Lampittc AJ Hollioake b Benjamin2981984- 
RK Illingworthnot out3972824- 
PA Thomasb BC Hollioake91539-- 
Extras(9 lb, 26 nb)35
Total(all out, 106 overs)362
Fall of wickets:
1-6 (Weston), 2-32 (Curtis), 3-32 (Hick), 4-134 (Moody), 5-218 (Spiring), 6-226 (Leatherdale), 7-246 (Rhodes), 8-290 (Solanki), 9-321 (Lampitt), 10-362 (Thomas)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
MP Bicknell29   9752--
Benjamin26   5763-2
Julian18   5721-6
AJ Hollioake15   3521--
BC Hollioake18   3783-5

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DJ Bicknelldid not bat      
MA Butcherdid not bat      
MP Bicknelldid not bat      
*+AJ Stewartdid not bat      
GP Thorpedid not bat      
N Shahiddid not bat      
AJ Hollioakedid not bat      
AD Browndid not bat      
BP Juliandid not bat      
BC Hollioakedid not bat      
JE Benjamindid not bat      
Innings Forfeited

Worcestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+SJ Rhodesb MP Bicknell089-- 
TS Curtisnot out28104722- 
WPC Westonnot out2276612- 
GA Hickdid not bat      
*TM Moodydid not bat      
KR Spiringdid not bat      
VS Solankidid not bat      
DA Leatherdaledid not bat      
RK Illingworthdid not bat      
PA Thomasdid not bat      
SR Lampittdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 6 lb, 4 nb)11
Total(1 wicket, declared, 31 overs)61
Fall of wickets:
1-8 (Rhodes)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
MP Bicknell3   151--
BC Hollioake3   1110-2
Shahid11   5110--
DJ Bicknell6   270--
Brown6   280--
Thorpe2   0120--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DJ Bicknellnot out12926329720- 
MA Butcherc Rhodes b Moody232-- 
MP Bicknellb Thomas2351583- 
*+AJ Stewartlbw b Moody045-- 
GP Thorpec Moody b Lampitt1131372- 
N Shahidlbw b Lampitt242-- 
AJ Hollioakec Leatherdale b Illingworth1420203- 
AD Brownb Illingworth01013-- 
BP Julianc Spiring b Solanki8086101131 
BC Hollioakec Illingworth b Solanki717191- 
JE Benjaminc Lampitt b Solanki14212121 
Extras(7 lb, 10 nb)17
Total(all out, 84.1 overs)299
Fall of wickets:
1-3 (Butcher), 2-40 (MP Bicknell), 3-45 (Stewart), 4-79 (Thorpe), 5-81 (Shahid), 6-98 (AJ Hollioake), 7-108 (Brown), 8-249 (Julian), 9-268 (BC Hollioake), 10-299 (Benjamin)
Worcestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Moody21   6562--
Thomas15   3671--
Illingworth27   9782--
Lampitt14   1602-5

--> BP Julian made his last appearance in County Championship matches
--> VS Solanki (1) passed his previous highest score of 71 in First-Class matches
--> VS Solanki (1) passed his previous highest score of 71 in County Championship matches
--> DJ Bicknell (2) passed 12000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 27
--> JE Benjamin reached 350 wickets in First-Class matches when he dismissed VS Solanki, his 2nd wicket in the Worcestershire first innings
--> RK Illingworth reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when he dismissed AJ Hollioake, his 1st wicket in the Surrey second innings