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Champion County Match, 1955
Surrey v Rest of England
Kennington Oval, London
10,12,13,14 September 1955 (4-day match)

Result: Rest of England won by 2 wickets

Toss: Rest of England
Umpires: K McCanlis and EA Roberts

Close of play:

  • Day 1:
  • Day 2:
  • Day 3:
    Surrey 1st innings
    REC Pratt             c Parks            b Marlar              20
    MJ Stewart            lbw                b Wardle              45
    *PBH May                                 b Wardle              25
    KF Barrington         c Wilson           b Bailey              13
    B Constable           c Spooner          b Trueman             16
    EA Bedser                                b Trueman             16
    +AJW McIntyre                            b Trueman              1
    JC Laker              c Shackleton       b Wardle              10
    GAR Lock                                 b Wardle               1
    PJ Loader             c Kenyon           b Wardle               2
    AV Bedser             not out                                   0
    Extras                (b 4, lb 12)                             16
    Total                 (all out, 75.4 overs)                   165
    
    FoW: 1-62, 2-84, 3-115, 4-121, 5-142,
         6-150, 7-151, 8-154, 9-163, 10-165.
    
    Bowling                      O      M      R      W
    Trueman                     15      5     21      3
    Shackleton                  12      2     19      0
    Wardle                      20.4    9     32      5
    Bailey                      13      5     21      1
    Marlar                      15      4     56      1
    
    Rest of England 1st innings
    D Kenyon              c EA Bedser        b Loader               1
    A Hamer                                  b Loader              81
    JV Wilson             c Stewart          b Lock                23
    RG Marlar             st McIntyre        b Lock                 6
    JM Parks              lbw                b Lock                96
    *DJ Insole            c Barrington       b AV Bedser           33
    TE Bailey             c McIntyre         b AV Bedser           11
    +RT Spooner           not out                                  20
    D Shackleton                             b AV Bedser            0
    JH Wardle             c Lock             b Laker               17
    FS Trueman            c McIntyre         b Lock                 1
    Extras                (b 5, lb 4, w 1)                         10
    Total                 (all out, 106.3 overs)                  299
    
    FoW: 1-1, 2-42, 3-48, 4-191, 5-229,
         6-250, 7-263, 8-271, 9-298, 10-299.
    
    Bowling                      O      M      R      W
    AV Bedser                   28      5     71      3
    Loader                      22      4     64      2
    Lock                        28.3    6     67      4
    Laker                       23      5     63      1
    EA Bedser                    5      0     24      0
    
    Surrey 2nd innings
    REC Pratt             lbw                b Shackleton          59
    MJ Stewart            c Wardle           b Trueman              2
    *PBH May              hit wicket         b Trueman            125
    KF Barrington                            b Trueman              0
    B Constable           c Bailey           b Trueman              7
    EA Bedser             not out                                  30
    +AJW McIntyre                            b Shackleton           8
    JC Laker              c Spooner          b Wardle              10
    GAR Lock              c Wilson           b Wardle              38
    PJ Loader                                b Marlar               4
    AV Bedser                                b Marlar               0
    Extras                (b 6, lb 8)                              14
    Total                 (all out, 106.4 overs)                  297
    
    FoW: 1-8, 2-51, 3-226, 4-227, 5-240,
         6-241, 7-256, 8-284, 9-297, 10-297.
    
    Bowling                      O      M      R      W
    Trueman                     26      7     71      4
    Shackleton                  24      5     58      2
    Wardle                      33     11     89      2
    Bailey                       8      0     31      0
    Marlar                      15.4    5     34      2
    
    Rest of England 2nd innings (target: 164 runs)
    D Kenyon              c Barrington       b AV Bedser            9
    A Hamer               run out                                  35
    JV Wilson             c Lock             b Loader              44
    JM Parks              c May              b Lock                10
    *DJ Insole                               b Lock                29
    JH Wardle             c EA Bedser        b Loader              11
    RG Marlar             st McIntyre        b Lock                 3
    FS Trueman                               b Loader               1
    TE Bailey             not out                                   7
    +RT Spooner           not out                                   7
    Extras                (b 1, lb 7)                               8
    Total                 (8 wickets, 39 overs)                   164
    
    DNB: D Shackleton.
    
    FoW: 1-12, 2-79, 3-101, 4-105, 5-134, 6-147, 7-147, 8-156.
    
    Bowling                      O      M      R      W
    AV Bedser                   10      1     41      1
    Loader                      14      1     50      3
    Lock                        10      1     42      3
    Laker                        5      1     23      0
    


  • Domestic Season Index

    Team Pages: Surrey, Rest of England.

    Ground Page: Kennington Oval, London

    Surrey Player Pages: REC Pratt, MJ Stewart, PBH May, KF Barrington, B Constable, EA Bedser, AJW McIntyre, JC Laker, GAR Lock, PJ Loader, AV Bedser.

    Rest of England Player Pages: D Kenyon, A Hamer, JV Wilson, RG Marlar, JM Parks, DJ Insole, TE Bailey, RT Spooner, D Shackleton, JH Wardle, FS Trueman.

    Match Officials' Pages: K McCanlis, EA Roberts.

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