Surrey v Gloucestershire
County Championship 1912
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 20th, 21st May 1912 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSurrey won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSurrey won by an innings and 87 runs
PointsSurrey 5; Gloucestershire 0
UmpiresWCH Vining, WAJ West
Close of play day 1Surrey (1) 410 all out

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TW Haywardc Bowles b Dennett17     
JB Hobbsrun out27     
EG Hayesb Dennett10     
A Ducatc Parker b Dennett137 150142 
HS Bushc Parker b Dennett8     
*MC Birdc Parker b Dennett100 120131 
HS Harrisonnot out49     
HG Blacklidgeb Dennett4     
+H Strudwickc Board b Huggins39     
JW Hitchc Hoskin b Huggins4     
T Rushbyst Nott b Dennett2     
Extras(11 b, 2 lb)13
Total(all out, 136 overs)410
Fall of wickets:
1-33, 2-55, 3-68, 4-99, 5-286, 6-307, 7-315, 8-404, 9-408, 10-410 (136 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Huggins37   91012--
Dennett60   131407--
Parker17   1750--
Dipper9   2340--
Hoskin13   2470--

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JH Boardb Hayes14     
AE Dipperb Hayes40     
COH Sewellc Blacklidge b Hayes10     
T Langdonc Strudwick b Hayes16     
*GL Jessopb Hitch5     
JJ Bowlesc Strudwick b Hayes2     
HJ Hugginsb Hitch2     
WW Hoskinc Harrison b Hayes0     
+AS Nottc Rushby b Hayes6     
CWL Parkerc Bush b Hayes16     
EG Dennettnot out0     
Extras(8 b, 3 lb, 4 nb)15
Total(all out, 46.5 overs)126
Fall of wickets:
1-49, 2-63, 3-77, 4-83, 5-88, 6-96, 7-99, 8-104, 9-126, 10-126 (46.5 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hitch16   4582-4
Rushby13   4310--

Gloucestershire second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
JH Boardb Rushby16     
AE Dipperb Hayes54     
COH Sewellc Blacklidge b Hitch55     
T Langdonb Hayes0     
*GL Jessopc Strudwick b Hayes17     
JJ Bowlesc Bird b Hayes4     
HJ Hugginsc Blacklidge b Rushby30     
WW Hoskinb Rushby4     
+AS Nottc Hayes b Rushby0     
CWL Parkerc Blacklidge b Hayes8     
EG Dennettnot out5     
Extras(3 lb, 1 nb)4
Total(all out, 46 overs)197
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-125, 3-129, 4-129, 5-149, 6-158, 7-162, 8-162, 9-191, 10-197 (46 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rushby15   0484--
Hitch9   1301-1
Hayes17   2795--
Blacklidge5   0360--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> WW Hoskin made his debut in County Championship matches
--> AS Nott made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> AS Nott made his last appearance in County Championship matches
--> AE Dipper (2) passed 2000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 21
--> WW Hoskin made his debut for Gloucestershire in First-Class matches
--> EG Hayes achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Gloucestershire first innings (previous best was 7-34)
--> EG Hayes achieved his best innings bowling analysis in County Championship matches in the Gloucestershire first innings (previous best was 7-34)

Ducat's 137 also included 3 fives