result
3rd Test, Georgetown, Mar 3 - 6 1948, England tour of West Indies
(20 ov, target 78)297/8d & 78/3
(f/o) 111 & 263
West Indies won by 7 wickets
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
George Carew  b Cranston17---00.00
John Goddard (c) b Allen1--000.00
Clyde Walcott lbw b Cranston11---00.00
Robert Christiani c Hardstaff b Tremlett51---10.00
Frank Worrell not out 131-2151500.00
Gerry Gomez c †Evans b Cranston36---00.00
Everton Weekes  b Cranston36---00.00
Foffie Williams  b Laker7---10.00
Wilf Ferguson c Allen b Laker2--000.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 1, w 3)5
TOTAL(105.4 Ov, RR: 2.81)297/8d
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (John Goddard), 2-26 (George Carew), 3-48 (Clyde Walcott), 4-127 (Robert Christiani), 5-224 (Gerry Gomez), 6-284 (Everton Weekes), 7-295 (Foffie Williams), 8-297 (Wilf Ferguson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Gubby Allen2.40511.87---00
Maurice Tremlett1443512.50---00
Ken Cranston2557843.12---00
Jim Laker36119422.61---00
Dick Howorth2345802.52---00
Jack Ikin522204.40---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton c Williams b Goddard31---00.00
Jack Robertson c Ferguson b Goddard23---00.00
Winston Place c Christiani b Goddard1--000.00
Joe Hardstaff  b Ferguson3--000.00
Jack Ikin c Ferguson b Goddard7---00.00
Ken Cranston st †Walcott b Ferguson24---00.00
Dick Howorth c Ferguson b Goddard4---00.00
Jim Laker c †Walcott b Ferguson10---00.00
Godfrey Evans  b Trim1--000.00
Maurice Tremlett c Christiani b Trim0--000.00
Gubby Allen (c)not out 0--000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 1, nb 2)7
TOTAL(50.2 Ov, RR: 2.20)111
Fall of wickets: 1-59 (Leonard Hutton), 2-61 (Jack Robertson), 3-64 (Winston Place), 4-64 (Joe Hardstaff), 5-94 (Ken Cranston), 6-96 (Jack Ikin), 7-109 (Jim Laker), 8-110 (Godfrey Evans), 9-110 (Maurice Tremlett), 10-111 (Dick Howorth)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
John Trim106620.60---00
Lance Pierre20904.50---00
Foffie Williams602103.50---00
John Goddard14.253152.16---00
Frank Worrell20502.50---00
Wilf Ferguson1552331.53---00
Gerry Gomez10909.00---00
England 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton  b Ferguson24---00.00
Jack Robertson lbw b Ferguson9---00.00
Winston Place  b Ferguson15---00.00
Joe Hardstaff c Christiani b Trim63--610.00
Gubby Allen (c)lbw b Ferguson20---00.00
Ken Cranston c Christiani b Goddard32---00.00
Godfrey Evans c Goddard b Williams37---00.00
Jack Ikin run out 24---00.00
Dick Howorth lbw b Ferguson2--000.00
Jim Laker c Goddard b Williams6---00.00
Maurice Tremlett not out 18---10.00
Extras(b 4, lb 5, nb 3, w 1)13
TOTAL(106.4 Ov, RR: 2.46)263
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Jack Robertson), 2-51 (Winston Place), 3-52 (Leonard Hutton), 4-137 (Gubby Allen), 5-145 (Joe Hardstaff), 6-185 (Ken Cranston), 7-226 (Godfrey Evans), 8-233 (Dick Howorth), 9-239 (Jack Ikin), 10-263 (Jim Laker)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
John Trim1323812.92---00
Lance Pierre501903.80---00
Foffie Williams24.4123421.37---00
John Goddard2484311.79---00
Wilf Ferguson40611652.90---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS (target: 78 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
George Carew c Allen b Laker8---00.00
John Goddard (c)lbw b Laker3--000.00
Clyde Walcott not out 31---00.00
Robert Christiani lbw b Howorth3--000.00
Gerry Gomez not out 25---00.00
Extras(lb 7, nb 1)8
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 3.90)78/3
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (John Goddard), 2-23 (George Carew), 3-26 (Robert Christiani)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ken Cranston201105.50---00
Jim Laker913423.77---00
Dick Howorth902512.77---00
MATCH DETAILS
Bourda, Georgetown, Guyana
TossWest Indies, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of West Indies
Season1947/48
Series resultWest Indies led the 4-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 297
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
John Trim
John Trim
Lance Pierre
Lance Pierre
Umpires
West Indies Image
West Indies Image
Wing Gillette
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 03 Mar - day 1 -West Indies 1st innings 284/5 (Frank Worrell 127*, Everton Weekes 36*, null ov)
Thu, 04 Mar - day 2 -England 1st innings 110/9 (Dick Howorth 3*, null ov)
Fri, 05 Mar - day 3 -England 2nd innings 226/6 (Godfrey Evans 37*, Jack Ikin 18*, null ov)
Sat, 06 Mar - day 4 -West Indies 2nd innings 78/3 (20 ov) - end of match