Kent v Surrey
County Match 1885
VenueBat and Ball Ground, Gravesend on 23rd, 24th July 1885 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossKent won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSurrey won by 1 wicket
UmpiresC Payne, CK Pullin
Close of play day 1Surrey (1) 127/6 (Read 59*, Wood 47*)

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FA MacKinnonb Beaumont4     
F Hearneb Beaumont6     
GG Hearnec Abel b Beaumont7     
RT Thorntonc Shuter b Beaumont0     
RS Jonesb Beaumont47     
TR Hine-Haycockb Lohmann21     
F Marchantc Wood b Lohmann16     
S Christophersonc Wood b Lohmann24     
J Woottonb Abel27     
A Hearnenot out29     
+JH Pentecostb Beaumont24     
Extras(4 b, 4 lb)8
Total(all out, 118.1 overs)213
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-17, 3-17, 4-18, 5-59, 6-89, 7-123, 8-147, 9-180, 10-213 (118.1 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bush24   10290--
Lohmann25   9683--
Horner12   5260--
Abel10   3201--

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KJ Keyrun out4     
*J Shuterc and b Christopherson4     
EJ Diverb Christopherson0     
WW Readc Christopherson b Wootton81     
R Abelb Wootton3     
MP Bowdenb Wootton7     
FW Bushb Wootton1     
+H Woodb Wootton57     
J Beaumontc Wootton b Christopherson17     
GA Lohmannc Jones b Wootton1     
CE Hornernot out0     
Extras(2 lb)2
Total(all out, 102.1 overs)177
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-6, 3-19, 4-30, 5-50, 6-52, 7-146, 8-175, 9-177, 10-177 (102.1 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Christopherson31   15603--
A Hearne23   8570--

Kent second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
F Hearneb Beaumont16     
A Hearneb Beaumont0     
GG Hearnec Diver b Beaumont10     
RT Thorntonb Lohmann9     
RS Jonesrun out12     
FA MacKinnonb Beaumont7     
TR Hine-Haycockb Beaumont18     
F Marchantc Read b Lohmann8     
S Christophersonb Beaumont18     
J Woottonnot out4     
+JH Pentecostb Lohmann2     
Extras(10 b, 3 lb)13
Total(all out, 76 overs)117
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-22, 3-31, 4-49, 5-58, 6-65, 7-78, 8-105, 9-108, 10-117 (76 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Beaumont38   21536--
Lohmann38   21513--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KJ Keyb Christopherson48     
FW Bushb Christopherson0     
EJ Diverc Christopherson b Wootton0     
WW Readc GG Hearne b A Hearne21     
*J Shuterb Wootton0     
R Abelb Christopherson19     
MP Bowdenb Christopherson0     
+H Woodc F Hearne b Wootton0     
J Beaumontc Pentecost b Wootton10     
GA Lohmannnot out34     
CE Hornernot out12     
Extras(7 b, 3 lb)10
Total(9 wickets, 110.2 overs)154
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-3, 3-64, 4-67, 5-91, 6-94, 7-98, 8-98, 9-122
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Christopherson37   17594--
A Hearne18   9211--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> J Wootton (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 2
--> A Hearne (1) passed his previous highest score of 19 in First-Class matches
--> H Wood (1) passed his previous highest score of 52 in First-Class matches
--> CE Horner (2) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 3
--> GA Lohmann reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 1st wicket in the Kent first innings
--> J Beaumont reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 4th wicket in the Kent second innings
--> J Beaumont reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Kent second innings