Surrey Amateur Colts v Surrey Professional Colts
Other matches in England 1879
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 2nd, 3rd June 1879 (2-day match)
Balls per over4
Players13 per side
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresTC Brown, J Burke
Close of play day 1Surrey Amateur Colts (1) 32/?

Surrey Amateur Colts first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
V Chapmanb Perfect3      
CG Robertsc Veitch b Carney0      
WG Wyldb Holden16      
GRB Earnshawc Carney b Perfect4      
GF Galeb Carney7      
W Trevorc Caffarey b Read12      
J Woodruffenot out12      
M Goddard hit wkt b Lynn8      
AD Wallenb Watson4      
HD Wallenb Jennings1      
H Fryc Bryant b Benwell1      
CJ Hallb Perfect0      
*F Galeb Perfect0      
Extras(1 b, 3 lb, 3 w)7
Total(all out, 86 overs)75
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?, 11-?, 12-75 (86 ov)
Surrey Professional Colts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Carney21   ?162--
Perfect11   ?164--
Jennings11   ?21--
Read10   ?71--
Lynn6   ?31--
Knight4   ?501-
Benwell6   ?511-
Holden10   ?91--
Watson6   ?41--
Bryant1   100--

Surrey Professional Colts first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
J Caffareyc [unknown] b GF Gale6      
F Knightc Earnshaw b Wyld5      
T Lynnrun out8      
G Comberb GF Gale2      
FH Readc Goddard b Wyld6      
W Carneyc Goddard b Chapman4      
G Holdenc [unknown] b Chapman0      
J Benwellb Chapman6      
+H Bryantc Earnshaw b Chapman6      
WT Jenningsrun out1      
R Perfectnot out17      
EH Watsonc Earnshaw b Wyld4      
*TK Veitchc Earnshaw b Wyld8      
Extras(1 b, 1 lb, 4 w)6
Total(all out, 81 overs)79
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?, 11-?, 12-79 (81 ov)
Surrey Amateur Colts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wyld29   ?254--
GF Gale28   ?242--
Chapman13   ?154--
Goddard7   ?70--
Fry4   ?40--

Surrey Amateur Colts second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CG Robertsb Perfect27      
WG Wyldb Holden24      
GRB Earnshawc Read b Perfect0      
GF Galeb Perfect3      
W Trevorst Bryant b Carney3      
J Woodruffeb Carney6      
M Goddardb Perfect4      
AD Wallenc Bryant b Read1      
HD Wallenc Holden b Perfect4      
H Fryc and b Carney0      
CJ Hallnot out14      
V Chapmandid not bat      
*F Galedid not bat      
Extras(1 b)1
Total(10 wickets, 67 overs)87
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-?
Surrey Professional Colts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bryant9   ?70--
Carney15   ?233--
Holden10   ?221--
Read10   ?101--
Perfect15   ?225--
Jennings8   ?80--

--> Bowling in the Surrey Amateur Colts first innings adds 1 run under
--> Bowling in the Surrey Professional Colts first innings adds 2 runs over
--> Bowling in the Surrey Amateur Colts second innings adds 6 runs over

Our thanks to Arthur Haygarth for collecting the information and to Roger Heavens for providing this scorecard which was first published in Arthur Haygarth's Cricket Scores and Biographies Volume 16. Copies of the book can be obtained from . Additions or corrections to this scorecard would be gratefully received.
Source states that Caffarey and Holden were caught by Wallen but does not state which one.
Source states that Mr. F. Gale's name will be found in the Winchester Eleven as far back as 1841.
Source states that it is not known which of the two Caffareys, James or John, played in this match.
Source states that the Surrey Colts came from the following clubs: Blenheim (Fry), Brixton (Goddard, Jennings), Caterham (Bryant), Clapham (Lynn, Roberts, Woodruffe), Croydon (Watson), Dulwich (Wyld), Epsom (Benwell), Godalming (Holden), Mitcham (Caffarey, GF Gale, Knight), Putney (Carney, Earnshaw), Redhill (Comber), Reigate (Perfect), Richmond (Trevor), Thames Ditton (Read), Tooting (Chapman), Una (AD Wallen, HD Wallen).





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