result
3rd Test, Cape Town, Jan 1 - 5 1949, England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of South Africa
308 & 276/3d
(31 ov, target 229)356 & 142/4
Match drawn
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton run out 41---0-
Cyril Washbrook  b Rowan74---0-
Jack Crapp c Wynne b Mitchell35---0-
Denis Compton  b Rowan1--00-
Allan Watkins c Melville b Dawson27---0-
George Mann (c)c Mitchell b Hanley44---0-
Godfrey Evans  b Rowan27---0-
Roly Jenkins c Wynne b Rowan1--00-
Alec Bedser  b McCarthy16---0-
Cliff Gladwin not out 17---0-
Doug Wright c Dawson b Rowan11---0-
Extras(b 7, lb 7)14
TOTAL(91.2 Ov, RR: 2.53)308
Fall of wickets: 1-88 (Leonard Hutton), 2-149 (Jack Crapp), 3-151 (Denis Compton), 4-152 (Cyril Washbrook), 5-203 (Allan Watkins), 6-249 (Godfrey Evans), 7-251 (Roly Jenkins), 8-263 (George Mann), 9-281 (Alec Bedser), 10-308 (Doug Wright)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Cuan McCarthy2629512.74---00
Ossie Dawson723513.75---00
Athol Rowan31.238051.92---00
Tufty Mann301804.50---00
Martin Hanley1845712.37---00
Bruce Mitchell60911.12---00
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Owen Wynne c Crapp b Watkins50---0-
Alan Melville  b Jenkins15---0-
Bruce Mitchell  b Compton120-345-0-
Dudley Nourse (c)c & b Compton112---0-
Billy Wade c Watkins b Compton0--00-
Denis Begbie run out 18---0-
Ossie Dawson c Mann b Compton25---0-
Athol Rowan c Hutton b Gladwin2--00-
Tufty Mann not out 10---0-
Martin Hanley run out 0--00-
Cuan McCarthy st †Evans b Compton1--00-
Extras(b 1, nb 2)3
TOTAL(119.2 Ov, RR: 2.23)356
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Alan Melville), 2-108 (Owen Wynne), 3-298 (Dudley Nourse), 4-298 (Billy Wade), 5-303 (Bruce Mitchell), 6-342 (Ossie Dawson), 7-344 (Athol Rowan), 8-349 (Denis Begbie), 9-349 (Martin Hanley), 10-356 (Cuan McCarthy)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alec Bedser3459202.02---00
Cliff Gladwin3075111.27---00
Doug Wright905804.83---00
Roly Jenkins1114613.13---00
Allan Watkins1003612.70---00
Denis Compton25.237052.07---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton  b Rowan87---0-
Cyril Washbrook c Mitchell b McCarthy9---0-
Jack Crapp c †Wade b McCarthy54---0-
Denis Compton not out 51---0-
Allan Watkins not out 64---0-
Extras(b 8, lb 3)11
TOTAL(96 Ov, RR: 2.15)276/3d
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Cyril Washbrook), 2-145 (Leonard Hutton), 3-165 (Jack Crapp)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Cuan McCarthy2027522.81---00
Ossie Dawson1333301.90---00
Athol Rowan3056511.62---00
Tufty Mann1552701.35---00
Martin Hanley1133102.11---00
Bruce Mitchell713403.64---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS (target: 229 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Owen Wynne c Bedser b Jenkins46---0-
Alan Melville st †Evans b Jenkins24---0-
Billy Wade c †Evans b Jenkins11---0-
Dudley Nourse (c)st †Evans b Jenkins34---0-
Bruce Mitchell not out 20---0-
Ossie Dawson not out 5---0-
Extras(lb 1, nb 1)2
TOTAL(31 Ov, RR: 3.43)142/4
Fall of wickets: 1-58 (Alan Melville), 2-83 (Owen Wynne), 3-83 (Billy Wade), 4-132 (Dudley Nourse)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alec Bedser704004.28---00
Cliff Gladwin1022702.02---00
Doug Wright201806.75---00
Roly Jenkins904844.00---00
Denis Compton31701.75---00
MATCH DETAILS
Newlands, Cape Town
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. 309
Match daysday (4-day match)
Test debut
Martin Hanley
Martin Hanley
Umpires
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Jack Hart-Davis
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Richard Ashman
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 01 Jan - day 1 - England 1st innings 294/9 (Cliff Gladwin 11*, Doug Wright 3*)
Sun, 02 Jan - rest day
Mon, 03 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 223/2 (Bruce Mitchell 93*, Dudley Nourse 64*)
Tue, 04 Jan - day 3 - England 2nd innings 85/1 (Leonard Hutton 45*, Jack Crapp 31*)
Wed, 05 Jan - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 142/4 (31 ov) - end of match