result
2nd Test, Johannesburg, Dec 27 - 30 1948, England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of South Africa
(f/o) 315 & 270/2
Match drawn
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton c †Wade b McCarthy158-290160-
Cyril Washbrook c Begbie b McCarthy195-295180-
Jack Crapp c & b Mitchell56---0-
Denis Compton c Mitchell b Mann114---0-
Allan Watkins c †Wade b Mann7---0-
George Mann (c)c McCarthy b Mann7---0-
Godfrey Evans run out 18---0-
Roly Jenkins c †Wade b AMB Rowan4---0-
Alec Bedser  b McCarthy12---0-
Cliff Gladwin lbw b Dawson23---1-
Doug Wright not out 1--00-
Extras(b 3, lb 10)13
TOTAL(149.5 Ov, RR: 4.06)608
Fall of wickets: 1-359 (Leonard Hutton), 2-366 (Cyril Washbrook), 3-516 (Jack Crapp), 4-540 (Denis Compton), 5-549 (Allan Watkins), 6-550 (George Mann), 7-570 (Godfrey Evans), 8-576 (Roly Jenkins), 9-602 (Alec Bedser), 10-608 (Cliff Gladwin)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Cuan McCarthy26110232.94---00
Ossie Dawson16.535912.66---00
Athol Rowan41415512.83---00
Lindsay Tuckett1205503.43---00
Tufty Mann30210732.67---00
Denis Begbie603804.75---00
Bruce Mitchell1817913.29---00
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Eric Rowan lbw b Bedser8---0-
Owen Wynne lbw b Wright4---0-
Bruce Mitchell  b Gladwin86---0-
Dudley Nourse (c)lbw b Wright32---0-
Billy Wade c †Evans b Compton85---1-
Denis Begbie c Watkins b Jenkins5---0-
Ossie Dawson c Watkins b Jenkins12---0-
Athol Rowan  b Wright8---0-
Lindsay Tuckett st †Evans b Watkins38---0-
Tufty Mann st †Evans b Jenkins23---0-
Cuan McCarthy not out 1--00-
Extras(b 4, lb 7, nb 2)13
TOTAL(104.4 Ov, RR: 3.01)315
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Eric Rowan), 2-17 (Owen Wynne), 3-96 (Dudley Nourse), 4-191 (Bruce Mitchell), 5-204 (Denis Begbie), 6-220 (Ossie Dawson), 7-235 (Athol Rowan), 8-273 (Billy Wade), 9-313 (Lindsay Tuckett), 10-315 (Tufty Mann)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alec Bedser2264211.43---00
Cliff Gladwin2062911.08---00
Roly Jenkins21.438833.06---00
Doug Wright26210433.00---00
Denis Compton1003412.55---00
Allan Watkins52510.75---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Eric Rowan not out 156-370-0-
Owen Wynne lbw b Bedser4---0-
Bruce Mitchell c Hutton b Wright40---0-
Dudley Nourse (c)not out 56---0-
Extras(b 9, lb 4, nb 1)14
TOTAL(91 Ov, RR: 2.96)270/2
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Owen Wynne), 2-108 (Bruce Mitchell)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alec Bedser1745112.25---00
Cliff Gladwin1653701.73---00
Roly Jenkins1935402.13---00
Doug Wright1433511.87---00
Denis Compton1333101.78---00
Allan Watkins1224803.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Ellis Park, Johannesburg
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of South Africa
Season1948/49
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 307
Match daysday (4-day match)
Umpires
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George Sickler
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Jack Hart-Davis
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Mon, 27 Dec - day 1 - England 1st innings 387/2 (Jack Crapp 14*, Denis Compton 10*)
Tue, 28 Dec - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 95/2 (Bruce Mitchell 47*, Dudley Nourse 32*)
Wed, 29 Dec - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 28/1 (Eric Rowan 17*, Bruce Mitchell 7*)
Thu, 30 Dec - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 270/2 (91 ov) - end of match