result
Worcester, Sep 10 - 13 2018, Specsavers County Championship Division One
(71.2 ov, target 272)268 & 274/7
Surrey won by 3 wickets
1:13
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• Jon Culley at New Road

Surrey seal first Championship title since 2002 with ninth win in a row

Worcestershire fought to give themselves a Division One lifeline but could not prevent Surrey sealing a three-wicket win that secured the Championship

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Scorecard summary
Worcestershire336/10(116.4 overs)1st INNINGS
Ross Whiteley91 (142)
Tom Fell69 (163)
Tom Curran4/61(32)
Morne Morkel3/62(26)
Surrey268/10(71.3 overs)1st INNINGS
Rory Burns122 (206)
Ollie Pope48 (68)
Worcestershire203/10(63.5 overs)2nd INNINGS
Tom Fell89 (134)
Alex Milton24 (45)
Morne Morkel5/24(17)
Amar Virdi3/73(19.5)
Surrey274/7(71.2 overs)2nd INNINGS
Rory Burns66 (126)
71.2
4
Pennington to Morkel, FOUR runs
71.1
Pennington to Morkel, no run
end of over 716 runs
SURR: 270/7CRR: 3.80 
Rikki Clarke18 (24)
Morne Morkel5 (6)
Wayne Parnell21-3-101-2
Dillon Pennington12-3-37-3
70.6
Parnell to Clarke, no run
70.5
Parnell to Clarke, no run
70.4
1
Parnell to Morkel, 1 run
70.3
Parnell to Morkel, no run
70.2
1
Parnell to Clarke, 1 run
70.1
4
Parnell to Clarke, FOUR runs
end of over 704 runs • 1 wicket
SURR: 264/7CRR: 3.77 
Morne Morkel4 (4)
Rikki Clarke13 (20)
Dillon Pennington12-3-37-3
Ed Barnard16-3-53-1
69.6
4
Pennington to Morkel, FOUR runs
69.5
Pennington to Morkel, no run
69.4
Pennington to Morkel, no run
69.3
Pennington to Morkel, no run
69.2
W
Pennington to Tom Curran, OUT
Tom Curran c Whiteley b Pennington 7 (22m 17b 0x4 0x6) SR: 41.17
69.1
Pennington to Tom Curran, no run
end of over 695 runs
SURR: 260/6CRR: 3.76 
Rikki Clarke13 (20)
Tom Curran7 (15)
Ed Barnard16-3-53-1
Dillon Pennington11-3-33-2
68.6
4
Barnard to Clarke, FOUR runs
68.5
Barnard to Clarke, no run
68.4
Barnard to Clarke, no run
68.3
1
Barnard to Tom Curran, 1 run
68.2
Barnard to Tom Curran, no run
68.1
Barnard to Tom Curran, no run
Match details
County Ground, New Road, Worcester
TossWorcestershire, elected to bat first
SeriesSpecsavers County Championship Division One
Season2018
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days10,11,12,13 September 2018 - day(4-day match)
FC debut
Olly Westbury
Olly Westbury
Umpires
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Mike Burns
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Neil Mallender
PointsSurrey 21, Worcestershire 6