Gloucestershire v Surrey
County Match 1885
VenueCollege Ground, Cheltenham on 20th, 21st, 22nd August 1885 (3-day match)
Balls per over4
TossSurrey won the toss and decided to bat
ResultGloucestershire won by 9 wickets
UmpiresH Holmes, A Smith
Close of play day 1Gloucestershire (1) 54/0 (Grace 36*, Griffiths 16*)
Close of play day 2Gloucestershire (1) 212/5 (Townsend 12*)

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*J Shuterc Bush b Woof3     
R Abelnot out88     
HW Bainbridgest Bush b Gilbert17     
WW Readb Grace41     
JM Readc Griffiths b Page17     
EJ Diverc Gregg b Gilbert16     
GA Lohmannc Bush b Gilbert0     
+H Woodc Bush b Gilbert6     
FW Bushc and b Woof1     
GG Jonesc Gregg b Gilbert1     
J Beaumontc Bush b Gilbert4     
Extras(1 nb, 3 w)4
Total(all out, 122.3 overs)198
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-40, 3-100, 4-130, 5-160, 6-160, 7-181, 8-182, 9-183, 10-198 (122.3 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Grace33   16491--
Woof45   25582--
Townsend3   170--
Page13   4291--

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EL Griffithsc Wood b Bush25     
*WG Gracec WW Read b Beaumont104     
JH Brainc Jones b Lohmann47     
WR Gilbertc and b Lohmann9     
F Townsendb Lohmann13     
EJ Taylorb Jones8     
JR Painterb Beaumont31     
HV Pageb Jones4     
T Greggnot out18     
+JA Bushrun out6     
WA Woofrun out1     
Extras(8 b, 3 w)11
Total(all out, 168.2 overs)277
Fall of wickets:
1-68, 2-169, 3-179, 4-191, 5-212, 6-227, 7-232, 8-263, 9-271, 10-277 (168.2 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Beaumont39   10552--
Lohmann45   18683--
Abel10   2250--
Bainbridge2   200--
Bush14   4271--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*J Shuterlbw b Grace0     
R Abelc Gilbert b Grace10     
HW Bainbridgec Woof b Grace32     
WW Readc Page b Woof36     
EJ Diverc Painter b Woof10     
JM Readc Taylor b Grace13     
GA Lohmannc Gregg b Woof3     
+H Woodc Grace b Woof2     
FW Bushc and b Woof3     
GG Jonesc Gilbert b Woof0     
J Beaumontnot out0     
Extras(4 b, 3 lb)7
Total(all out, 88 overs)116
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-13, 3-84, 4-84, 5-98, 6-110, 7-110, 8-113, 9-113, 10-116 (88 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Grace41   17554--
Woof40   23436--
Gilbert3   270--
Gregg4   240--

Gloucestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JR Painterc Wood b Jones0     
*WG Gracenot out19     
JH Brainnot out15     
EL Griffithsdid not bat      
WR Gilbertdid not bat      
F Townsenddid not bat      
EJ Taylordid not bat      
HV Pagedid not bat      
T Greggdid not bat      
+JA Bushdid not bat      
WA Woofdid not bat      
Extras(3 lb, 1 w)4
Total(1 wicket, 15.2 overs)38
Fall of wickets:
1-2 (Painter)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Beaumont4   220--
Jones4   1141--
Lohmann6   3130--

--> EL Griffiths (1) passed his previous highest score of 24 in First-Class matches
--> WG Grace (1) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches for the season when he reached 11
--> HW Bainbridge (2) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 9
--> JM Read (2) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches for the season when he reached 11
--> WG Grace (2) passed 26500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 18