Result
4th Test, Kingston, Mar 27 - Apr 1 1948, England tour of West Indies
227 & 336
(11 ov, target 74)
490 & 76/0
West Indies won by 10 wickets
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
L Hutton  b Johnson56---0-
JDB Robertson lbw b Johnson64---0-
W Place st †Walcott b Ferguson8---0-
J Hardstaffjnr c Gomez b Ferguson9---0-
K Cranston c †Walcott b Johnson13---0-
GOB Allen (c)c †Walcott b Kentish23---0-
JT Ikin run out5---0-
TG Evans c Weekes b Kentish9---0-
R Howorth not out12---0-
JC Laker c †Walcott b Johnson6---0-
MF Tremlett  b Johnson0--00-
Extras(b 12, lb 8, nb 2)22
TOTAL(128.5 Ov, RR: 1.76)227
Fall of wickets: 1-129 (Jack Robertson), 2-132 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 3-147 (Joe Hardstaff), 4-150 (Winston Place), 5-173 (Ken Cranston), 6-185 (Jack Ikin), 7-200 (Sir Gubby Allen), 8-205 (Godfrey Evans), 9-221 (Jim Laker), 10-227 (Maurice Tremlett)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
HHH Johnson34.5134151.1700
ESM Kentish2183821.8000
JDC Goddard1973301.7300
W Ferguson38145321.3900
FMM Worrell1112502.2700
JB Stollmeyer511503.0000
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JDC Goddard (c)c Hutton b Howorth17---0-
JB Stollmeyer lbw b Howorth30---0-
ED Weekes c Hutton b Ikin141--150-
FMM Worrell lbw b Allen38---0-
GE Gomez  b Tremlett23---0-
KR Rickards  b Laker67---0-
RJ Christiani c & b Laker14---0-
CL Walcott c Hutton b Tremlett45---0-
W Ferguson c Hardstaff b Laker75-105-0-
HHH Johnson  b Howorth8---0-
ESM Kentish not out1--00-
Extras(b 11, lb 17, nb 3)31
TOTAL(146.4 Ov, RR: 3.34)490
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (John Goddard), 2-62 (Jeffrey Stollmeyer), 3-144 (Sir Frank Worrell), 4-204 (Gerry Gomez), 5-320 (Sir Everton Weekes), 6-351 (Robert Christiani), 7-358 (Kenneth Rickards), 8-455 (Sir Clyde Walcott), 9-482 (Hines Johnson), 10-490 (Wilf Ferguson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GOB Allen2018314.1500
MF Tremlett3119823.1600
R Howorth401010632.6500
JC Laker36.4510332.8000
JT Ikin1906913.6300
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
L Hutton c sub b Goddard60-120-0-
JDB Robertson  b Johnson28---0-
W Place st †Walcott b Stollmeyer107---0-
J Hardstaffjnr  b Johnson64---0-
K Cranston  b Kentish36---0-
GOB Allen (c)lbw b Johnson13---0-
JT Ikin c Worrell b Stollmeyer3--00-
TG Evans  b Johnson4---0-
R Howorth st †Walcott b Stollmeyer1--00-
JC Laker not out6---0-
MF Tremlett c †Walcott b Johnson2--00-
Extras(b 8, lb 2, nb 2)12
TOTAL(153 Ov, RR: 2.19)336
Fall of wickets: 1-69 (Jack Robertson), 2-101 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 3-214 (Joe Hardstaff), 4-291 (Ken Cranston), 5-316 (Winston Place), 6-316 (Sir Gubby Allen), 7-327 (Jack Ikin), 8-327 (Godfrey Evans), 9-329 (Dick Howorth), 10-336 (Maurice Tremlett)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
HHH Johnson31115551.7700
ESM Kentish2676812.6100
JDC Goddard2593811.5200
W Ferguson3279002.8100
FMM Worrell2034102.0500
JB Stollmeyer1973231.6800
West Indies 2nd Innings (target: 74 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JDC Goddard (c)not out46-3481-
JB Stollmeyer not out25-34-0-
Extras(lb 4, w 1)5
TOTAL(11 Ov, RR: 6.9)76/0
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GOB Allen201407.0000
MF Tremlett10404.0000
R Howorth402706.7500
JC Laker201105.5000
JT Ikin201507.5000
MATCH DETAILS
Sabina Park, Kingston, Jamaica
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of West Indies
Series resultWest Indies won the 4-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 298
Season1947/48
Match days27,29,30,31 March, 1 April 1948 (5-day match)
Test debut
Kenneth Rickards
Hines Johnson
Esmond Kentish
Umpires
Tom Ewart
Sam Burke
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 27 Mar - day 1 - England 1st innings 183/5 (GOB Allen 13*, JT Ikin 5*)
Sun, 28 Mar - rest day
Mon, 29 Mar - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 168/3 (ED Weekes 68*, GE Gomez 5*)
Tue, 30 Mar - day 3 - England 2nd innings 21/0 (L Hutton 11*, JDB Robertson 10*)
Wed, 31 Mar - day 4 - England 2nd innings 258/3 (W Place 88*, K Cranston 15*)
Thu, 01 Apr - day 5 - West Indies 2nd innings 76/0 (11 ov) - end of match