Surrey v Kent
County Championship 1912
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 4th, 5th July 1912 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSurrey won the toss and decided to bat
ResultKent won by 9 wickets
PointsSurrey 0; Kent 5
UmpiresAE Trott, WCH Vining
Close of play day 1Kent (1) 190/4 (Hardinge 93*, Hubble 20*)

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TW Haywardc Hardinge b Blythe6     
JB Hobbsc Seymour b Blythe16     
EG Hayesc Seymour b Blythe9     
*MC Birdc Hubble b Woolley25     
A Ducatst Huish b Woolley12     
WA Springrun out2     
EB Myersc Dillon b Woolley0     
+H Strudwickc Dillon b Woolley1     
JW Hitchb Woolley13     
WC Smithlbw b Blythe4     
T Rushbynot out0     
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(all out, 39.1 overs)89
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-22, 3-53, 4-57, 5-65, 6-68, 7-70, 8-84, 9-89, 10-89 (39.1 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Blythe20   6384--

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
E Humphreysc Hobbs b Smith58     
HTW Hardingec and b Smith102 16013- 
J Seymourb Rushby0     
FE Woolleyc Hitch b Rushby6     
AP Dayb Smith0     
JC Hubbleb Rushby39     
*EW Dillonlbw b Rushby0     
GC Collinsst Strudwick b Smith8     
+FH Huishb Rushby3     
C Blytheb Rushby4     
HJ Prestonnot out0     
Extras(10 b, 2 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)14
Total(all out, 85.1 overs)234
Fall of wickets:
1-122, 2-123, 3-137, 4-137, 5-204, 6-208, 7-214, 8-229, 9-229, 10-234 (85.1 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smith33   9694--
Myers9   25101-
Spring4   1180--
Hayes7   2210--
Hitch6   1210--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TW Haywardb Blythe6     
JB Hobbsb Woolley21     
EG Hayesc Seymour b Woolley13     
*MC Birdb Blythe7     
A Ducatlbw b Blythe3     
WA Springb Preston25     
EB Myersc and b Humphreys28     
+H Strudwicklbw b Humphreys32     
JW Hitchc Collins b Humphreys9     
WC Smithb Humphreys0     
T Rushbynot out1     
Extras(10 b)10
Total(all out, 47.5 overs)155
Fall of wickets:
1-16, 2-30, 3-39, 4-55, 5-92, 6-92, 7-124, 8-142, 9-154, 10-155 (47.5 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Blythe16   6433--
Woolley18   2512--
Preston8   1231--

Kent second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AP Daynot out6     
*EW Dillonlbw b Smith0     
E Humphreysnot out1     
HTW Hardingedid not bat      
J Seymourdid not bat      
FE Woolleydid not bat      
JC Hubbledid not bat      
GC Collinsdid not bat      
+FH Huishdid not bat      
C Blythedid not bat      
HJ Prestondid not bat      
Extras(4 b)4
Total(1 wicket, 5.2 overs)11
Fall of wickets:
1-1 (Dillon)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smith3   211--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> A Ducat (1) passed 4500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 10
--> WC Smith (1) passed 3000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 2
--> JC Hubble (1) passed 2000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 10
--> EB Myers (2) passed his previous highest score of 13 in County Championship matches
--> WC Smith reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 3rd wicket in the Kent first innings