Result
1st Test, England tour of West Indies at Bridgetown, Jan 21-26 1948
296 & 351/9d
(45.4 ov, target 395)
253 & 86/4
Match drawn
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JB Stollmeyer c Robertson b Ikin78---0-
CL Walcott  b Laker8---0-
ED Weekes c †Evans b Tremlett35---0-
GE Gomez  b Laker86---0-
GA Headley (c) b Laker29---0-
RJ Christiani lbw b Laker1--00-
JDC Goddard  b Howorth28---0-
EAV Williams c Ikin b Laker2--00-
W Ferguson  b Laker0--00-
PEW Jones not out10---0-
BBM Gaskin c Ikin b Laker10---0-
Extras(lb 4, nb 3, w 2)9
TOTAL(124 Ov, RR: 2.38)296
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Sir Clyde Walcott), 2-81 (Sir Everton Weekes), 3-185 (Jeffrey Stollmeyer), 4-245 (George Headley), 5-246 (Gerry Gomez), 6-271 (Robert Christiani), 7-273 (Foffie Williams), 8-273 (Wilf Ferguson), 9-279 (John Goddard), 10-296 (Berkeley Gaskin)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MF Tremlett2684911.8800
K Cranston1542901.9300
JC Laker37910372.7800
JT Ikin1633812.3700
R Howorth3086812.2600
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JDB Robertson lbw b Williams80---0-
W Place c Gomez b Goddard12---0-
D Brookes  b Jones10---0-
J Hardstaffjnr  b Williams98---0-
JT Ikin c †Walcott b Williams3--00-
GA Smithson c Gomez b Jones0--00-
K Cranston (c)run out2--00-
R Howorth c Goddard b Ferguson14---0-
TG Evans  b Jones26---0-
JC Laker c †Walcott b Jones2--00-
MF Tremlett not out0--00-
Extras(b 2, lb 2, nb 1, w 1)6
TOTAL(110.2 Ov, RR: 2.29)253
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (Winston Place), 2-67 (Dennis Brookes), 3-130 (Jack Robertson), 4-153 (Jack Ikin), 5-156 (Gerald Smithson), 6-176 (Ken Cranston), 7-197 (Dick Howorth), 8-250 (Joe Hardstaff), 9-252 (Godfrey Evans), 10-253 (Jim Laker)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PEW Jones25.265442.1300
BBM Gaskin1103002.7200
EAV Williams33155131.5400
JDC Goddard2164912.3300
W Ferguson1415213.7100
GA Headley611101.8300
West Indies 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JB Stollmeyer c †Evans b Howorth31---0-
CL Walcott c Ikin b Howorth16---0-
ED Weekes  b Laker25---0-
GE Gomez st †Evans b Howorth0--00-
JDC Goddard c Ikin b Laker18---0-
RJ Christiani lbw b Cranston99---0-
EAV Williams c †Evans b Howorth72-63-3-
PEW Jones c Robertson b Howorth7---0-
W Ferguson not out56---0-
BBM Gaskin c Brookes b Howorth7---0-
GA Headley (c)not out7---0-
Extras(b 6, lb 4, nb 2, w 1)13
TOTAL(106 Ov, RR: 3.31)351/9d
Fall of wickets: 1-46 (Sir Clyde Walcott), 2-69 (Jeffrey Stollmeyer), 3-71 (Gerry Gomez), 4-87 (Sir Everton Weekes), 5-144 (John Goddard), 6-240 (Foffie Williams), 7-252 (Prior Jones), 8-301 (Robert Christiani), 9-328 (Berkeley Gaskin)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MF Tremlett1004004.0000
K Cranston1333112.3800
JC Laker30129523.1600
JT Ikin1214804.0000
R Howorth41812463.0200
England 2nd Innings (target: 395 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JDB Robertson not out51---0-
D Brookes c †Walcott b Goddard7---0-
R Howorth  b Ferguson16---0-
K Cranston (c)lbw b Gaskin8---0-
J Hardstaffjnr c Gomez b Goddard0--00-
W Place not out1--00-
Extras(lb 3)3
TOTAL(45.4 Ov, RR: 1.88)86/4
Fall of wickets: 1-33 (Dennis Brookes), 2-55 (Dick Howorth), 3-70 (Ken Cranston), 4-71 (Joe Hardstaff)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PEW Jones912903.2200
BBM Gaskin1041511.5000
EAV Williams931701.8800
JDC Goddard1441821.2800
W Ferguson3.41411.0900
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 21 Jan - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 244/3 (GE Gomez 85*, GA Headley 29*)
Thu, 22 Jan - day 2 - England 1st innings 150/3 (J Hardstaff 42*, JT Ikin 3*)
Fri, 23 Jan - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 117/4 (JDC Goddard 9*, RJ Christiani 28*)
Sat, 24 Jan - day 4 - England 2nd innings 60/2 (JDB Robertson 35*, K Cranston 2*)
Sun, 25 Jan - rest day
Mon, 26 Jan - day 5 - England 2nd innings 86/4 (45.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • day 5 - England 2nd innings 86/4 (45.4 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • day 4 - England 2nd innings 60/2 (JDB Robertson 35*, K Cranston 2*)
Day 3
  • day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 117/4 (JDC Goddard 9*, RJ Christiani 28*)
Day 2
  • day 2 - England 1st innings 150/3 (J Hardstaff 42*, JT Ikin 3*)
Day 1
  • day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 244/3 (GE Gomez 85*, GA Headley 29*)