Surrey v Kent
County Match 1883
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 27th, 28th, 29th August 1883 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossSurrey won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresCK Pullin, RA Thoms
Close of play day 1Surrey (1) 346/7 (Roller 132*, Abel 51*)
Close of play day 2Kent (1) 246/6 (Hearne 76*)

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EJ Diverb Christopherson29     
+MP Bowdenc and b Wootton11     
R Hendersonc Harris b Hearne29     
WW Readc Collins b Wootton3     
JM Readb Wootton10     
*J Shuterc and b Christopherson58     
WE Rollerc Wilson b Wootton142     
KJ Keyc Harris b Christopherson11     
R Abelb Wootton63     
CE Hornerc Tylecote b Wootton3     
ED Barrattnot out6     
Extras(7 b, 2 lb, 4 w)13
Total(all out, 222.3 overs)378
Fall of wickets:
1-31, 2-41, 3-47, 4-60, 5-108, 6-167, 7-186, 8-368, 9-371, 10-378 (222.3 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Christopherson59   231023--
Collins49   21680--
Hearne28   12401--
Patterson3   0170--
Harris8   1180--
Tylecote6   2140--

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WH Pattersonc Abel b Horner2     
IFW Blighb Henderson35     
GG Hearneb JM Read76     
*Lord Harrisb JM Read41     
+EFS Tylecoteb JM Read2     
C Wilsonlbw b Barratt17     
RT Thorntonb JM Read32     
F Marchantb JM Read8     
S Christophersonc Bowden b Barratt2     
C Collinsc Bowden b JM Read23     
J Woottonnot out18     
Extras(29 b, 11 lb, 1 nb, 2 w)43
Total(all out, 216.3 overs)299
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-62, 3-131, 4-139, 5-178, 6-246, 7-254, 8-255, 9-261, 10-299 (216.3 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Barratt73   34832--
Horner59   31611--
Roller23   12340--
Henderson21   12211--
Abel9   370--
JM Read28.311416--
Key3   090--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JM Readb Christopherson10     
*J Shuterc Tylecote b Christopherson14     
KJ Keyc Patterson b Christopherson41     
WW Readb Collins0     
WE Rollerc and b Collins1     
EJ Diverc Wilson b Christopherson0     
R Hendersonb Christopherson4     
R Abelc Harris b Christopherson11     
+MP Bowdenb Christopherson3     
CE Hornernot out1     
ED Barrattb Christopherson3     
Extras(4 b)4
Total(all out, 46 overs)92
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-42, 3-48, 4-57, 5-60, 6-71, 7-80, 8-85, 9-89, 10-92 (46 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wootton12   3320--
Christopherson23   11418--
Collins11   5152--

Kent second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+EFS Tylecoteb Henderson0     
IFW Blighc and b Henderson17     
*Lord Harrisc Abel b Horner26     
C Wilsonb Horner0     
GG Hearneb Roller13     
WH Pattersonnot out39     
RT Thorntonnot out10     
F Marchantdid not bat      
S Christophersondid not bat      
C Collinsdid not bat      
J Woottondid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 2 lb)7
Total(5 wickets, 86 overs)112
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-27, 3-28, 4-45, 5-66
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Barratt6   2130--
Horner19   7402--
Roller12   1021--
Henderson35   18342--
JM Read14   8160--

--> IFW Bligh made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> WE Roller (1) passed his previous highest score of 81 in First-Class matches
--> WE Roller (1) made his first century in First-Class matches
--> J Wootton (1) passed his previous highest score of 14 in First-Class matches
--> JM Read achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Kent first innings (previous best was 4-29)
--> JM Read achieved his first five wickets in an innings in First-Class matches in the Kent first innings
--> S Christopherson achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Surrey second innings (previous best was 6-37)