Surrey v Somerset
County Championship 1911
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 4th, 5th September 1911 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSomerset won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSurrey won by an innings and 47 runs
PointsSurrey 5; Somerset 0
UmpiresAJ Atfield, FH Guttridge
Close of play day 1Surrey (1) 65/3 (Bird 6*, Strudwick 2*)

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BL Bisgoodrun out31     
FP Hardyc Strudwick b Hitch6     
A Youngc Strudwick b Hitch17     
LC Braundc Hayes b Hitch11     
*J Daniellc Hayward b Smith9     
ESM Poyntzc Knight b Rushby56     
JCW MacBryanc Strudwick b Smith6     
E Robsonc Campbell b Smith0     
+H Chidgeyb Hitch0     
FDH Joynot out22     
JJ Bridgesb Bird9     
Extras(10 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)12
Total(all out, 55.2 overs)179
Fall of wickets:
1-14, 2-46, 3-70, 4-81, 5-87, 6-113, 7-113, 8-113, 9-161, 10-179 (55.2 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hitch23   4734-1
Smith22   6653--
Rushby6   1201--

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TW Haywardc Poyntz b Robson0     
JB Hobbsc Poyntz b Robson24     
EG Hayeslbw b Bridges32     
*MC Birdb Joy11     
+H Strudwickb Bridges53     
IPF Campbellb Joy16     
DJ Knightb Joy44     
EG Goatlyb Robson70     
JW Hitchc Bisgood b Poyntz40     
WC Smithb Poyntz23     
T Rushbynot out2     
Extras(2 b, 5 lb, 1 w)8
Total(all out, 76.2 overs)323
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-55, 3-57, 4-78, 5-118, 6-149, 7-234, 8-283, 9-307, 10-323 (76.2 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Robson26   5953--
Joy21   46431-
Braund5   0370--
Bridges13   2472--
Hardy4   0280--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BL Bisgoodrun out0     
FP Hardyb Hitch4     
A Youngb Hitch5     
LC Braundb Hitch17     
*J Daniellb Smith21     
ESM Poyntzc Strudwick b Smith8     
JCW MacBryanb Bird20     
E Robsonc Hitch b Smith8     
+H Chidgeynot out7     
FDH Joyb Bird3     
JJ Bridgesb Smith0     
Extras(2 b, 2 lb)4
Total(all out, 33 overs)97
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-8, 3-14, 4-31, 5-56, 6-63, 7-71, 8-76, 9-77, 10-97 (33 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hitch7   1253--
Smith9   2244--
Rushby9   3220--
Bird8   1222--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> DJ Knight made his debut in County Championship matches
--> DJ Knight made his debut in First-Class matches
--> FDH Joy made his last appearance in County Championship matches
--> JCW MacBryan (2) passed his previous highest score of 19 in County Championship matches
--> JCW MacBryan (2) passed his previous highest score of 19 in First-Class matches
--> WC Smith reached 850 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Somerset second innings
--> WC Smith reached 150 wickets in County Championship matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the Somerset second innings