Surrey v Essex
County Championship 1912
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 29th, 30th, 31st August 1912 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossEssex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSurrey won by an innings and 91 runs
PointsSurrey 5; Essex 0
UmpiresRG Barlow, J Moss
Close of play day 1Essex (1) 111 all out
Close of play day 2Surrey (1) 124/3 (Hayes 49*, Goatly 21*)

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*JWHT Douglasc Hayward b Hayes11     
CP McGaheyb Smith38     
W Reevesc Hitch b Hayes1     
FL Fanelbw b Smith12     
FH Gillinghamlbw b Smith17     
JR Freemanb Smith7     
GB Daviesc Hayward b Smith0     
CP Buckenhamc Hitch b Smith9     
+RD Clarkb Smith10     
HI Youngst Strudwick b Smith0     
W Meadnot out1     
Extras(1 b, 4 lb)5
Total(all out, 56.5 overs)111
Fall of wickets:
1-38, 2-49, 3-59, 4-70, 5-86, 6-86, 7-97, 8-100, 9-108, 10-111 (56.5 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rushby9   670--
Hayes19   6402--
Hitch6   0130--

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TW Haywardc Reeves b Douglas0     
JB Hobbsb Young23     
EG Hayesc Davies b Douglas57     
*MC Birdc Fane b Reeves17     
EG Goatlyc Clark b Buckenham40     
DJ Knightb Mead57     
HS Althamb Mead20     
+H Strudwickrun out6     
JW Hitchnot out5     
WC Smithdid not bat      
T Rushbydid not bat      
Extras(13 b, 7 lb, 3 nb)23
Total(8 wickets, declared, 85.2 overs)248
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-51, 3-89, 4-140, 5-167, 6-213, 7-242, 8-248 (85.2 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Douglas20   5482--
Young13   3281-3
Mead20   8352--
McGahey8   2230--
Buckenham11   1411--

Essex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*JWHT Douglasc Knight b Smith15     
CP McGaheylbw b Rushby0     
W Reevesrun out2     
FL Faneb Rushby0     
FH Gillinghamlbw b Smith3     
JR Freemanc Hitch b Smith12     
GB Daviesb Rushby2     
CP Buckenhamc Strudwick b Hayes4     
+RD Clarknot out2     
HI Youngrun out0     
W Meadb Smith0     
Extras(1 b, 5 lb)6
Total(all out, 28.5 overs)46
Fall of wickets:
1-2, 2-8, 3-11, 4-24, 5-25, 6-28, 7-44, 8-44, 9-46, 10-46 (28.5 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rushby13   3253--
Hayes1   101--

--> HI Young made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> HI Young made his last appearance in County Championship matches
--> CP McGahey (1) passed 17000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 9
--> EG Hayes (1) passed 24000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 9
--> DJ Knight (1) passed his previous highest score of 44 in First-Class matches
--> DJ Knight (1) passed his previous highest score of 44 in County Championship matches
--> WC Smith reached 950 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 8th wicket in the Essex first innings
--> WC Smith reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 3rd wicket in the Essex second innings
--> EG Hayes reached 50 wickets in County Championship matches for the season when taking his 1st wicket in the Essex second innings