Result
Australia tour of England at The Oval, May 8-11 1948
632
(f/o)
141 & 195 (68.5 ov)
Australians won by an innings and 296 runs
Australians 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SG Barnes lbw b Squires176-----
AR Morris lbw b McMahon65-----
DG Bradman (c) b Bedser146-----
AL Hassett  b Bedser110-----
RN Harvey  b McMahon7-----
IWG Johnson c Fishlock b Bedser46-----
RR Lindwall  b Bedser4-----
D Tallon not out50-----
DT Ring  b McMahon2-----
WA Johnston lbw b Laker6-----
ERH Toshack c & b McMahon8-----
Extras(b 6, lb 5, nb 1)12
TOTAL(159.2 Ov, RR: 3.96)632
Fall of wickets: 1-136 (Arthur Morris), 2-343 (Sid Barnes), 3-403 (Sir Donald Bradman), 4-444 (Neil Harvey), 5-543 (Ian Johnson), 6-553 (Ray Lindwall), 7-568 (Lindsay Hassett), 8-582 (Doug Ring), 9-599 (Bill Johnston), 10-632 (Ernie Toshack, 159.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AV Bedser40910442.6000
WS Surridge2648603.3000
JC Laker37413713.7000
HS Squires1006216.2000
JWJ McMahon42.2121044.9600
ERT Holmes402105.2500
Surrey 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
LB Fishlock not out81-----
DGW Fletcher  b Lindwall1-----
HS Squires lbw b Lindwall3-----
HT Barling c Ring b Johnson10-----
MR Barton c Barnes b Johnson4-----
AJW McIntyre c & b Ring6-----
ERT Holmes (c) b Johnson0-----
JC Laker  b Ring9-----
AV Bedser c Morris b Ring2-----
WS Surridge c Harvey b Johnson15-----
JWJ McMahon lbw b Johnson0-----
Extras(b 9, lb 1)10
TOTAL(57.2 Ov, RR: 2.45)141
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (David Fletcher), 2-15 (Stan Squires), 3-40 (Tom Barling), 4-52 (Michael Barton), 5-65 (Arthur McIntyre), 6-66 (Errol Holmes), 7-95 (Jim Laker), 8-103 (Sir Alec Bedser), 9-124 (Stuart Surridge), 10-141 (John McMahon, 57.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall831021.2500
WA Johnston721502.1400
ERH Toshack1041901.9000
IWG Johnson18.225352.8900
DT Ring1443432.4200
Surrey 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
LB Fishlock c †Tallon b Johnston5-----
DGW Fletcher  b Johnston2-----
HS Squires c Harvey b Johnson54-----
HT Barling retired hurt10-----
MR Barton c Johnston b Lindwall15-----
AJW McIntyre c †Tallon b Toshack23-----
ERT Holmes (c) b Johnson3-----
JC Laker c Johnson b Johnston20-----
AV Bedser c Johnson b Johnston20-----
WS Surridge c Harvey b Johnson20-----
JWJ McMahon not out0-----
Extras(b 15, lb 6, nb 1, w 1)23
TOTAL(68.5 Ov, RR: 2.83)195
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (David Fletcher), 2-11 (Laurie Fishlock), 2-21* (Tom Barling, retired not out ), 3-62 (Michael Barton), 4-129 (Stan Squires), 5-132 (Arthur McIntyre), 6-132 (Errol Holmes), 7-172 (Sir Alec Bedser), 8-187 (Jim Laker), 9-195 (Stuart Surridge, 68.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall1733512.0500
WA Johnston2294041.8100
ERH Toshack1533512.3300
IWG Johnson9.524034.0600
DT Ring512204.4000
MATCH DETAILS
Kennington Oval, London
TossAustralians , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Season1948
Match days8,10,11 May 1948 (3-day match)
Umpires
Alec Skelding
Herbert Baldwin
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 08 May - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 479/4 (AL Hassett 61*, IWG Johnson 19*)
Sun, 09 May - rest day
Mon, 10 May - day 2 - Surrey 2nd innings 25/2 (HS Squires 3*, MR Barton 1*)
Tue, 11 May - day 3 - Surrey 2nd innings 195 (68.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • HT Barling retired hurt at 21/2