Surrey v Gloucestershire
County Match 1885
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 11th, 12th June 1885 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossGloucestershire won the toss and decided to field
ResultGloucestershire won by 2 wickets
UmpiresE Henty, J Lillywhite
Close of play day 1Gloucestershire (1) 129 all out

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
R Abelb Woof1     
JM Readc Griffiths b Woof29     
EJ Diverc and b Woof3     
WW Readb Woof73     
*J Shuterb Gregg10     
WE Rollerlbw b Woof8     
GA Lohmannlbw b Grace4     
+H Woodnot out27     
J Beaumontb Woof0     
ED Barrattb Woof4     
CE Hornerst Bush b Grace3     
Extras(4 b)4
Total(all out, 109.2 overs)166
Fall of wickets:
1-16, 2-32, 3-37, 4-59, 5-110, 6-123, 7-135, 8-135, 9-147, 10-166 (109.2 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Woof54   23817--
Gregg17   4321--
Winterbotham4   170--

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WG Gracec WW Read b Horner55     
WR Gilbertb Beaumont7     
JH Brainb Lohmann0     
WWF Pullenb Beaumont0     
JR Painterc Abel b Horner20     
EL Griffithsc WW Read b Abel23     
AS Winterbothamb Roller4     
WO Vizardb Abel0     
T Greggnot out2     
+JA Bushc Wood b Abel0     
WA Woofc Lohmann b Roller5     
Extras(13 b)13
Total(all out, 98.2 overs)129
Fall of wickets:
1-23, 2-30, 3-33, 4-74, 5-101, 6-122, 7-122, 8-122, 9-122, 10-129 (98.2 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Beaumont30   14472--
Lohmann25   11371--
Horner25   16202--
Abel8   563--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
R Abelc Gilbert b Woof13     
JM Readc Woof b Grace2     
EJ Diverb Woof11     
WW Readc Brain b Woof10     
*J Shuterc Brain b Woof7     
WE Rollerb Grace1     
GA Lohmannrun out6     
+H Woodc Gilbert b Grace21     
J Beaumontb Grace6     
ED Barrattc Bush b Woof1     
CE Hornernot out4     
Extras(4 b, 5 lb)9
Total(all out, 79 overs)91
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-20, 3-21, 4-50, 5-51, 6-56, 7-61, 8-75, 9-88, 10-91 (79 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Woof40   19535--
Grace39   22294--

Gloucestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JH Brainb Lohmann36     
WR Gilbertb Beaumont21     
JR Painterc Shuter b Roller32     
WWF Pullenc Beaumont b Lohmann12     
WO Vizardc Wood b Beaumont0     
*WG Gracec Wood b Lohmann0     
EL Griffithsb Lohmann2     
T Greggc Abel b Beaumont6     
WA Woofnot out10     
AS Winterbothamnot out0     
+JA Bushdid not bat      
Extras(9 b, 1 lb)10
Total(8 wickets, 78 overs)129
Fall of wickets:
1-36, 2-65, 3-103, 4-110, 5-110, 6-110, 7-112, 8-122
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Beaumont29   13403--
Lohmann19   10324--
Horner14   6170--
Roller11   5131--
Abel5   0170--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> EL Griffiths made his debut in First-Class matches
--> AS Winterbotham made his debut in First-Class matches
--> JH Brain (2) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 26
--> R Abel achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Gloucestershire first innings (previous best was 3-7)
--> R Abel reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Gloucestershire first innings
--> WG Grace reached 1800 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Surrey second innings