Surrey v Sussex
County Match 1885
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 29th, 30th June, 1st July 1885 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossSurrey won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSurrey won by an innings and 221 runs
UmpiresRA Thoms, E Willsher
Close of play day 1Surrey (1) 462/7 (Roller 131*)
Close of play day 2Sussex (1) 168 all out

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
R Abelb Tester24     
*J Shuterb JB Hide27     
EJ Diverb JB Hide8     
WW Readc H Phillips b Newham163     
JM Readb AB Hide40     
WE Rollerc and b Newham204     
MP Bowdenb Tester37     
+H Woodc J Phillips b Tester23     
GA Lohmannb Newham28     
J Beaumontc Newham b JB Hide29     
CE Hornernot out31     
Extras(14 b, 3 lb)17
Total(all out, 321 overs)631
Fall of wickets:
1-31, 2-53, 3-89, 4-167, 5-311, 6-405, 7-462, 8-523, 9-585, 10-631 (321 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
JB Hide79   381323--
AB Hide87   361311--
Tester79   211693--
Humphreys24   2790--
Newham35   18573--
Brann9   2310--
Wyatt8   4150--

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*GN Wyattc Abel b Lohmann28     
WA Testerc Wood b Horner15     
W Newhamst Wood b Lohmann22     
RT Ellisb Beaumont13     
WA Humphreysb Roller25     
JB Hidec WW Read b Roller27     
W Quaifec Diver b Roller8     
G Brannb Roller0     
J Phillipsnot out11     
+H Phillipsc WW Read b Abel7     
AB Hideb Beaumont1     
Extras(5 b, 6 lb)11
Total(all out, 103 overs)168
Fall of wickets:
1-28, 2-63, 3-68, 4-90, 5-137, 6-138, 7-138, 8-153, 9-165, 10-168 (103 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Beaumont32   10572--
Horner29   17361--
Lohmann23   11362--
Roller16   6284--
Abel3   301--

Sussex second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
*GN Wyattb Beaumont4     
WA Testerb Lohmann11     
W Newhamb Lohmann62     
RT Ellisc Shuter b Lohmann4     
WA Humphreysc WW Read b Beaumont8     
JB Hideb Horner7     
W Quaifeb Horner0     
G Brannc WW Read b Beaumont22     
J Phillipsc Diver b Roller56     
+H Phillipsnot out55     
AB Hidec Horner b Roller0     
Extras(10 b, 3 lb)13
Total(all out, 150 overs)242
Fall of wickets:
1-16, 2-22, 3-32, 4-51, 5-62, 6-62, 7-117, 8-131, 9-238, 10-242 (150 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Beaumont50   18813--
Horner26   13282--
Lohmann37   15593--
Roller15   7162--
Abel10   3170--
WW Read7   3120--
JM Read5   1160--

--> WW Read (1) passed 7500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 26
--> WE Roller (1) passed his previous highest score of 142 in First-Class matches
--> J Beaumont (1) passed his previous highest score of 24 in First-Class matches
--> W Newham achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Surrey first innings (previous best was 1-7)
--> WE Roller completed a hat-trick in the Sussex first innings (JB Hide, Humphreys, Brann)