Result
2nd Test, Port of Spain, Feb 11-16 1948, England tour of West Indies
362 & 275
(16.2 ov, target 141)
497 & 72/3
Match drawn
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JDB Robertson run out2--00-
SC Griffith lbw b Worrell140-354150-
JT Ikin  b Ferguson21---0-
K Cranston c & b Ferguson7---0-
GOB Allen (c)c †Walcott b Gaskin36---0-
R Howorth  b Ferguson14---0-
TG Evans c †Walcott b Williams30--50-
GA Smithson c Goddard b Ferguson35---0-
JC Laker c Gaskin b Goddard55-7070-
JH Wardle c Worrell b Ferguson4---0-
HJ Butler not out15---0-
Extras(lb 1, nb 2)3
TOTAL(143.3 Ov, RR: 2.52)362
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Jack Robertson), 2-42 (Jack Ikin), 3-54 (Ken Cranston), 4-126 (Sir Gubby Allen), 5-158 (Dick Howorth), 6-201 (Godfrey Evans), 7-288 (Billy Griffith), 8-296 (Gerald Smithson), 9-306 (Johnny Wardle), 10-362 (Jim Laker)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
BBM Gaskin37147211.9400
EAV Williams2183111.4700
W Ferguson39513753.5100
JDC Goddard23.366412.7200
FMM Worrell2345512.3900
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GM Carew lbw b Laker107--160-
AG Ganteaume c Ikin b Howorth112--130-
ED Weekes  b Butler36--60-
FMM Worrell c †Evans b Cranston97-19591-
CL Walcott c Butler b Howorth20---0-
GE Gomez (c)lbw b Laker62-86-0-
RJ Christiani c Robertson b Allen7---0-
JDC Goddard not out9---0-
EAV Williams c & b Allen31-1670-
W Ferguson  b Butler5---0-
BBM Gaskin  b Butler0--00-
Extras(b 2, lb 4, nb 4, w 1)11
TOTAL(146 Ov, RR: 3.4)497
Fall of wickets: 1-173 (George Carew), 2-226 (Sir Everton Weekes), 3-306 (Andy Ganteaume), 4-341 (Sir Clyde Walcott), 5-440 (Sir Frank Worrell), 6-447 (Gerry Gomez), 7-454 (Robert Christiani), 8-488 (Foffie Williams), 9-497 (Wilf Ferguson), 10-497 (Berkeley Gaskin)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
HJ Butler32412233.8100
GOB Allen1608225.1200
JC Laker361010823.0000
K Cranston712914.1400
JT Ikin2056003.0000
R Howorth3237622.3700
JH Wardle30903.0000
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JDB Robertson c Christiani b Ferguson133-315150-
SC Griffith c Ferguson b Gomez4---0-
JT Ikin lbw b Ferguson19---0-
K Cranston c Christiani b Williams6---0-
JC Laker c Carew b Williams24---0-
GOB Allen (c)c †Walcott b Williams2--00-
R Howorth  b Ferguson14---0-
TG Evans st †Walcott b Ferguson21---0-
GA Smithson  b Ferguson35-75-0-
JH Wardle not out2--00-
HJ Butler  b Ferguson0--00-
Extras(b 5, lb 3, nb 7)15
TOTAL(113.2 Ov, RR: 2.42)275
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Billy Griffith), 2-53 (Jack Ikin), 3-62 (Ken Cranston), 4-97 (Jim Laker), 5-122 (Sir Gubby Allen), 6-149 (Dick Howorth), 7-196 (Godfrey Evans), 8-270 (Jack Robertson), 9-275 (Gerald Smithson), 10-275 (Harold Butler)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
BBM Gaskin2164101.9500
EAV Williams2776432.3700
W Ferguson34.249262.6700
JDC Goddard941101.2200
FMM Worrell1423002.1400
GE Gomez822212.7500
West Indies 2nd Innings (target: 141 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ED Weekes c †Evans b Butler20---0-
CL Walcott lbw b Allen2--00-
EAV Williams  b Butler0--00-
FMM Worrell not out28---0-
GM Carew not out18---0-
Extras(lb 2, nb 1, w 1)4
TOTAL(16.2 Ov, RR: 4.4)72/3
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Sir Clyde Walcott), 2-8 (Foffie Williams), 3-41 (Sir Everton Weekes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
HJ Butler822723.3700
GOB Allen4.202114.8400
K Cranston301806.0000
R Howorth10202.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of West Indies
Series result4-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 296
Season1947/48
Match days11,12,13,14,16 February 1948 (5-day match)
Test debut
Sir Frank Worrell
Andy Ganteaume
Billy Griffith
Johnny Wardle
Umpires
Victor Guillen
Buster Henderson
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 11 Feb - day 1 - England 1st innings 230/6 (SC Griffith 110*, GA Smithson 7*)
Thu, 12 Feb - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 160/0 (GM Carew 101*, AG Ganteaume 52*)
Fri, 13 Feb - day 3 - West Indies 1st innings 447/6 (RJ Christiani 2*)
Sat, 14 Feb - day 4 - England 2nd innings 70/3 (JDB Robertson 28*, JC Laker 4*)
Sun, 15 Feb - rest day
Mon, 16 Feb - day 5 - West Indies 2nd innings 72/3 (16.2 ov) - end of match