Surrey draw despite Sangakkara ton

John Prendergast (04 May, 2016)

Kumar and Trescothick impress in Oval draw

9196Surrey's Kumar Sangakkara in action batting

Surrey drew their County Championship contest against Somerset at the Kia Oval despite an impressive first innings ton from Kumar Sangakkara.

The Sri Lankan hit 171 in the home sides first innings total of 463 only for ex-England opener Marcus Trescothick to respond with a score of 127 when Somerset replied.

By the time the west county club came to bat a second time they had a target of 292 to chase down but the rain and snow interrupted final day saw the game played out to a draw. For the latest Surrey news visit


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