England tour of South Africa, 1938/39 / Scorecard

England 1st innings R M 4s 6s
L Hutton b Mitchell 92 202 7 0
PA Gibb c Mitchell b Langton 9 0
E Paynter c Newson b Langton 40 79 2 0
WR Hammond* c Newson b Gordon 1 0 0
LEG Ames b Langton 34 54 0
BH Valentine c †Grieveson b Gordon 11 0
WJ Edrich lbw b Langton 6 0
H Verity c Rowan b Mitchell 8 0
K Farnes c †Grieveson b Newson 4 1 0
TWJ Goddard c van der Bijl b Langton 8 0
LL Wilkinson not out 1 0 0
Extras (w 1) 1
Total (all out; 64.2 overs) 215 (2.50 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-18 (Gibb), 2-96 (Paynter), 3-99 (Hammond), 4-159 (Ames), 5-187 (Valentine), 6-187 (Hutton), 7-197 (Verity), 8-201 (Edrich), 9-205 (Farnes), 10-215 (Goddard)
Bowling O M R W Econ
ES Newson 13 0 53 1 3.05
ACB Langton 19.2 1 58 5 2.25
N Gordon 15 1 47 2 2.35
B Mitchell 12 3 37 2 2.31
EL Dalton 5 0 19 0 2.85
South Africa 1st innings R M 4s 6s
PGV van der Bijl lbw b Goddard 31 0
A Melville* c Verity b Wilkinson 67 99 10 0
EAB Rowan b Farnes 85 218 0
B Mitchell c †Ames b Farnes 63 112 7 0
AD Nourse hit wicket b Verity 38 4 0
ACB Langton c Hutton b Verity 6 0
EL Dalton not out 20 0
ES Newson b Hammond 16 0
KG Viljoen lbw b Verity 5 0
Extras (b 5, lb 12, nb 1) 18
Total (8 wickets dec; 101.5 overs) 349 (2.57 runs per 6 balls)
Did not bat RE Grieveson, N Gordon
Fall of wickets 1-108 (Melville), 2-108 (van der Bijl), 3-224 (Mitchell), 4-280 (Nourse), 5-294 (Langton), 6-311 (Rowan), 7-340 (Newson), 8-349 (Viljoen)
Bowling O M R W Econ
K Farnes 26 7 64 2 1.84
WJ Edrich 4 0 11 0 2.06
H Verity 37.5 10 127 3 2.53
TWJ Goddard 18 2 65 1 2.70
LL Wilkinson 9 0 45 1 3.75
WR Hammond 7 1 19 1 2.03
England 2nd innings R M 6s
L Hutton c †Grieveson b Gordon 32 100 0
PA Gibb c †Grieveson b Gordon 45 140 0
E Paynter c †Grieveson b Newson 15 0
WR Hammond* not out 61 0
LEG Ames b Gordon 17 0
BH Valentine not out 25 0
Extras (b 2, lb 6) 8
Total (4 wickets; 60 overs) 203 (2.53 runs per 6 balls)
Did not bat WJ Edrich, H Verity, K Farnes, TWJ Goddard, LL Wilkinson
Fall of wickets 1-64 (Hutton), 2-91 (Paynter), 3-103 (Gibb), 4-145 (Ames)
Bowling O M R W Econ
ES Newson 11 2 22 1 1.50
ACB Langton 12 1 49 0 3.06
N Gordon 22 4 58 3 1.97
B Mitchell 12 1 42 0 2.62
EL Dalton 3 0 24 0 6.00
Match details
Balls per over 8
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series England led the 5-match series 1-0
Test debut RE Grieveson (South Africa)
Umpires RGA Ashman and GL Sickler
Close of play
Sat, 18 Feb - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 11/0 (PGV van der Bijl 2*, A Melville 9*)
Sun, 19 Feb - rest day
Mon, 20 Feb - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 249/3 (EAB Rowan 53*, AD Nourse 20*)
Tue, 21 Feb - day 3 - no play
Wed, 22 Feb - day 4 - England 2nd innings 203/4 (60 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
South Africa v England at Durban - Mar 3-14, 1939
Match drawn (by agreement)
South Africa v England at Johannesburg - Feb 18-22, 1939
Match drawn
South Africa v England at Durban - Jan 20-23, 1939
England won by an innings and 13 runs
South Africa v England at Cape Town - Dec 31, 1938 - Jan 4, 1939
Match drawn
South Africa v England at Johannesburg - Dec 24-28, 1938
Match drawn
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Jan 5, 1939

The England squad for the 1938-39 tour of South Africa

The England squad for the 1938-39 tour of South Africa

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