Published: 13th October, 2020
While the 2020 cricket season wasn’t what any of us were expecting, there were still some big highlights for Surrey fans to enjoy. How closely were you watching the Club this summer?
The men’s team reached the final of the Vitality Blast thanks to an incredible run of victories while the women’s side went unbeaten in the T20 London Cup and the 50 over London Championship.
Away from the first XIs, our academy programmes continued despite the restrictions and ACE got up and running with its first batch of scholars.
Take on the quiz below and let us know how you got on!
How many matches did Surrey win consecutively to reach the Vitality Blast final?
From Hampshire on the 3rd September all the way to Gloucestershire on the 4th October!
Who top scored for Surrey in the London Cup win over Middlesex at The Kia Oval?
An inventive 28 from the lower order batter to turn the tide of the match.
How many wickets did slow left arm bowler Daniel Moriarty take in his first season with Surrey?
17 in both the Vitality Blast and Bob Willis Trophy!
Who topped Surrey's batting averages in the Vitality Blast?
363 runs at 45.37 for our academy graduate, who returned from Sussex.
How many Surrey players played for the men's or women's England senior side between the start of July & end of September?
Rory Burns, Sam Curran, Tom Curran, Sophia Dunkley, Ollie Pope, Jason Roy, Nat Sciver, Reece Topley
Against which team did Surrey register their first first-class win of the season?
It came in the final fixture!
Surrey won two T20 matches by nine wickets against the same opponent. Which opponent?
The breakthrough win at home and a crushing victory at the Ageas Bowl in our penultimate group stage match.
How old is Alice Capsey - the all-rounder that shined for Surrey Women & South East Stars?
A top order bat and off-spinner, Capsey is a name to remember!
Which of these players was not named in England's original training group of 55 in May?
Those three were some of the first professional cricketers to get back in to the nets this summer.
How many players made their debut for Surrey's men's side in the 2020 season?
Gus Atkinson, Adam Finch, Daniel Moriarty, Jamie Overton, James Taylor, Reece Topley
How many scholars began their ACE Programme journey earlier this year?
The talent at the Open Days impressed coaches so much that they upped the intake from 16 to 24!
Academy bowler Sean Hunt took how many wickets in a Young Lions internal fixture against the country's best young batsmen?
The left arm seamer took 8/50 from 28 overs in the three-day fixture.