Surrey v Somerset
County Match 1883
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 2nd, 3rd August 1883 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossSomerset won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSurrey won by an innings and 213 runs
UmpiresRP Carpenter, H Holmes
Close of play day 1Surrey (1) 338/6 (Diver 63*, Abel 8*)

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
H Rossc Bowden b Johnson16     
J Amblerc JM Read b Johnson0     
E Sainsburyc Henderson b Barratt7     
WH Fowlerc JM Read b Barratt16     
*SC Newtonlbw b Barratt5     
HF Foxnot out17     
WN Roeb Johnson3     
+FT Welmanc Bowden b Barratt4     
LD Hildyardst Bowden b Barratt0     
AJ Fothergillc Bowden b Barratt12     
EW Bastardc Abel b Barratt0     
Extras(4 b)4
Total(all out, 45.2 overs)84
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-19, 3-25, 4-42, 5-45, 6-51, 7-56, 8-62, 9-84, 10-84 (45.2 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Johnson19   9273--
Roller4   0140--

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+MP Bowdenb Sainsbury38     
WE Rollerc Welman b Ambler64     
R Hendersonc Fothergill b Ambler51     
*WW Readb Fowler65     
JM Readb Fowler29     
EJ Diverc Bastard b Fothergill98     
HW Bainbridgelbw b Roe6     
R Abelc Fothergill b Roe39     
A Chesternot out29     
F Johnsonrun out2     
ED Barrattb Fowler6     
Extras(14 b, 6 lb, 2 nb)22
Total(all out, 194.2 overs)449
Fall of wickets:
1-96, 2-118, 3-225, 4-237, 5-287, 6-312, 7-398, 8-419, 9-425, 10-449 (194.2 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ambler33   8742--
Fothergill39   12681--
Bastard40   11850--
Sainsbury17   4481--
Roe33   11692--
Newton5   0180--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WH Fowlerc Abel b Barratt22     
E Sainsburyb Barratt0     
*SC Newtonc Roller b Barratt4     
HF Foxst Bowden b Barratt0     
H Rossrun out22     
J Amblerb Johnson4     
WN Roec WW Read b Barratt29     
+FT Welmanc Chester b Barratt13     
AJ Fothergillc JM Read b Roller21     
LD Hildyardnot out13     
EW Bastardrun out17     
Extras(6 b, 1 nb)7
Total(all out, 78.3 overs)152
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-25, 3-26, 4-31, 5-38, 6-77, 7-91, 8-98, 9-128, 10-152 (78.3 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Johnson23   8441--
Barratt37   12666--
Roller3   131--
Bainbridge2   0150--
Henderson12   6120--
JM Read1.3050--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> MP Bowden made his debut in First-Class matches
--> WE Roller (1) passed his previous highest score of 53 in First-Class matches
--> EJ Diver (1) passed his previous highest score of 88 in First-Class matches
--> ED Barratt reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 6th wicket in the Somerset second innings
--> F Johnson reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Somerset second innings
--> ED Barratt reached 600 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Somerset second innings