Second team draw with Surrey at Charterhouse School

Wednesday 26th August 2009

KENT’S second eleven drew their latest Championship match with Surrey at Charterhouse School. The home side declared their second innings on 167-7 to set Kent a victory target of 259 to win from a minimum 56 overs.

Despite the best efforts of Fabian Cowdrey (42), Kent reached 142-8 when the two captains shook hands on a draw. Cowdrey – who top scored in the run chase – replaced James Goodman who was promoted to the first-team for their NatWest Pro40 game with Surrey at Canterbury. All-rounder Charlie Hemphrey hit 23.