result
4th Test, Johannesburg, Feb 12 - 16 1949, England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of South Africa
379 & 253/7d
(65 ov, target 376)257/9d & 194/4
Match drawn
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton  b Tuckett2--00-
Cyril Washbrook c EAB Rowan b McCarthy97---1-
Jack Crapp  b AMB Rowan51---0-
Denis Compton c AMB Rowan b Tuckett24---0-
Allan Watkins hit wicket b McCarthy111--150-
George Mann (c)c †Wade b McCarthy17---0-
Roly Jenkins lbw b Mitchell25---0-
Alec Bedser lbw b Tuckett1--00-
Cliff Gladwin  b McCarthy19---0-
Billy Griffith c Mitchell b McCarthy8---0-
Jack Young not out 10---0-
Extras(b 2, lb 12)14
TOTAL(105.7 Ov, RR: 2.68)379
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Leonard Hutton), 2-123 (Jack Crapp), 3-172 (Denis Compton), 4-180 (Cyril Washbrook), 5-213 (George Mann), 6-282 (Roly Jenkins), 7-287 (Alec Bedser), 8-316 (Cliff Gladwin), 9-346 (Billy Griffith), 10-379 (Allan Watkins)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Cuan McCarthy35.7311452.38---00
Lindsay Tuckett29210932.81---00
Athol Rowan2317012.28---00
Fish Markham513805.70---00
Tufty Mann1032601.95---00
Bruce Mitchell30812.00---00
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bruce Mitchell c †Griffith b Bedser2--00-
Eric Rowan run out 6---0-
Ken Viljoen run out 0--00-
Dudley Nourse (c)not out 129---0-
Billy Wade lbw b Young54---0-
Tony Harris  b Bedser6---0-
Athol Rowan  b Gladwin12---0-
Lindsay Tuckett  b Young0--00-
Fish Markham c †Griffith b Jenkins20---0-
Tufty Mann c †Griffith b Gladwin14---0-
Cuan McCarthy not out 0--00-
Extras(b 4, lb 10)14
TOTAL(85 Ov, RR: 2.26)257/9d
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Bruce Mitchell), 2-4 (Ken Viljoen), 3-19 (Eric Rowan), 4-125 (Billy Wade), 5-137 (Tony Harris), 6-156 (Athol Rowan), 7-161 (Lindsay Tuckett), 8-192 (Fish Markham), 9-236 (Tufty Mann)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alec Bedser2438122.53---00
Cliff Gladwin2474321.34---00
Roly Jenkins813913.65---00
Jack Young2365221.69---00
Allan Watkins20903.37---00
Denis Compton401903.56---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton  b AMB Rowan123---0-
Cyril Washbrook lbw b AMB Rowan31---0-
Denis Compton  b Markham25---0-
George Mann (c)lbw b AMB Rowan16---0-
Jack Crapp hit wicket b McCarthy5---0-
Allan Watkins  b AMB Rowan10---0-
Alec Bedser  b McCarthy19---0-
Cliff Gladwin not out 7---0-
Extras(b 5, lb 11, nb 1)17
TOTAL(78.2 Ov, RR: 2.42)253/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-77 (Cyril Washbrook), 2-151 (Denis Compton), 3-186 (George Mann), 4-204 (Jack Crapp), 5-222 (Leonard Hutton), 6-237 (Allan Watkins), 7-253 (Alec Bedser)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Cuan McCarthy12.225023.06---00
Lindsay Tuckett1004303.22---00
Athol Rowan34106941.52---00
Fish Markham803413.18---00
Tufty Mann702002.14---00
Bruce Mitchell712002.14---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS (target: 376 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bruce Mitchell c Compton b Gladwin6---0-
Eric Rowan not out 86---0-
Ken Viljoen  b Watkins63---0-
Dudley Nourse (c) b Watkins1--00-
Billy Wade lbw b Bedser27---0-
Tony Harris not out 1--00-
Extras(b 7, lb 1, nb 2)10
TOTAL(65 Ov, RR: 2.23)194/4
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Bruce Mitchell), 2-136 (Ken Viljoen), 3-140 (Dudley Nourse), 4-182 (Billy Wade)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alec Bedser1705412.38---00
Cliff Gladwin1663911.82---00
Roly Jenkins922602.16---00
Jack Young1161400.95---00
Allan Watkins301624.00---00
Denis Compton923502.91---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. 312
Match daysday (4-day match)
Test debut
Fish Markham
Fish Markham
Umpires
South Africa Image
Jack Hart-Davis
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Richard Ashman
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 12 Feb - day 1 - England 1st innings 290/7 (Allan Watkins 64*, Cliff Gladwin 1*)
Sun, 13 Feb - rest day
Mon, 14 Feb - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 161/7 (Dudley Nourse 75*)
Tue, 15 Feb - day 3 - England 2nd innings 196/3 (Leonard Hutton 111*, Jack Crapp 1*)
Wed, 16 Feb - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 194/4 (65 ov) - end of match