Thorpe was clearly in considerable pain, but returned later to report nothing more serious than severe bruising. "I simply didn't pick the ball up," he said. "The arm will be a bit stiff in the morning, but I should be able to bat." Only 11.3 overs were possible, with Surrey finishing on 34 for 2.
Jason Laney scored his maiden first-class century for Hampshire against Oxford University at The Parks, but England's Robin Smith managed just one scoring stroke - a streaky edge for two - in 15 balls before miscuing a square cut to third man.