1948-1949 South Africa v England - 1st Test - Durban Standard Scorecard   
Match Date: 16th December, 1948  
Venue: Kingsmead, Durban
Toss: South Africa  
Result: England won by 2 wickets
Player of Match: No Award

South Africa 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
E A B Rowan c †Evans b Jenkins 7          4.35%
O E Wynne c Compton b Bedser 5          3.11%
B Mitchell c †Evans b Bedser 27          16.77%
A D Nourse* c Watkins b Wright 37          22.98%
W W Wade run out 8          4.97%
D W Begbie c Compton b Bedser 37          22.98%
O C Dawson b Gladwin 24          14.91%
A M B Rowan not out 5          3.11%
L Tuckett lbw b Gladwin 1          0.62%
N B F Mann c †Evans b Gladwin 4          2.48%
C N McCarthy b Bedser 0        
Extras (b 3, lb 2, nb 1) 6  
Total All Out   (53.5 overs @ 2.99 rpo) 161  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-9  Wynne   2-18  E A B Rowan   3-69  Nourse   4-80  Mitchell   
5-99  Wade   6-148  Begbie   7-150  Dawson   8-152  Tuckett   
9-160  Mann   10-161  McCarthy   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
A V Bedser 13.5 2 39 4 2.82  40.00%
C Gladwin 12.0 3 21 3 1.75  30.00%
R O Jenkins 14.0 3 50 1 3.57  10.00%
D V P Wright 9.0 3 29 1 3.22  10.00%
D C S Compton 2.0 0 5 0 2.50
A J Watkins 3.0 0 11 0 3.67
 
England 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
L Hutton c McCarthy b A M B Rowan 83          32.81%
C Washbrook c †Wade b Mann 35          13.83%
R T Simpson c Begbie b Mann 5          1.98%
D C S Compton c †Wade b Mann 72          28.46%
A J Watkins c Nourse b A M B Rowan 9          3.56%
F G Mann* c E A B Rowan b A M B Rowan 19          7.51%
T G Evans c Wynne b A M B Rowan 0  1  0  0 0.00
R O Jenkins c Mitchell b Mann 5          1.98%
A V Bedser c Tuckett b Mann 11          4.35%
C Gladwin not out 0        
D V P Wright c Tuckett b Mann 0        
Extras (b 2, lb 12) 14  
Total All Out   (99.4 overs @ 2.54 rpo) 253  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-84  Washbrook   2-104  Simpson   3-146  Hutton   4-172  Watkins   
5-212  Mann   6-212  Evans   7-221  Jenkins   8-247  Bedser   
9-253  Compton   10-253  Wright   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
C N McCarthy 9.0 2 20 0 2.22
O C Dawson 3.0 0 16 0 5.33
L Tuckett 6.0 0 36 0 6.00
A M B Rowan 44.0 8 108 4 2.45  40.00%
N B F Mann 37.4 14 59 6 1.57  60.00%
 
South Africa 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
E A B Rowan c Compton b Jenkins 16          7.31%
O E Wynne c Watkins b Wright 4          1.83%
B Mitchell b Wright 19          8.68%
A D Nourse* c & b Bedser 32          14.61%
W W Wade b Jenkins 63          28.77%
D W Begbie c Mann b Bedser 48          21.92%
O C Dawson c Compton b Wright 3          1.37%
A M B Rowan b Wright 15          6.85%
L Tuckett not out 3          1.37%
N B F Mann c Mann b Compton 10          4.57%
C N McCarthy b Jenkins 0        
Extras (b 1, lb 5) 6  
Total All Out   (89.3 overs @ 2.45 rpo) 219  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-22  Wynne   2-22  E A B Rowan   3-67  Nourse   4-89  Mitchell   
5-174  Begbie   6-179  Dawson   7-208  Wade   8-208  A M B Rowan   
9-219  Mann   10-219  McCarthy   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
A V Bedser 18.0 5 51 2 2.83  20.00%
C Gladwin 7.0 3 15 0 2.14
R O Jenkins 22.3 6 64 3 2.84  30.00%
D V P Wright 26.0 3 72 4 2.77  40.00%
D C S Compton 16.0 11 11 1 0.69  10.00%
 
England 2nd Innings (target 128) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
L Hutton c Dawson b Tuckett 5          3.91%
C Washbrook lbw b Mann 25          19.53%
F G Mann* c Mitchell b McCarthy 13          10.16%
D C S Compton b McCarthy 28          21.88%
A J Watkins b McCarthy 4          3.13%
R T Simpson c E A B Rowan b McCarthy 0  1  0  0 0.00
T G Evans b McCarthy 4          3.13%
R O Jenkins c †Wade b McCarthy 22          17.19%
A V Bedser not out 1          0.78%
C Gladwin not out 7          5.47%
D V P Wright              
Extras (b 9, lb 10) 19  
Total 8 wickets   (28.0 overs @ 4.57 rpo) 128  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-25  Hutton   2-49  Washbrook   3-52  Mann   4-64  Watkins   
5-64  Simpson   6-70  Evans   7-115  Compton   8-116  Jenkins   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
C N McCarthy 12.0 2 43 6 3.58  60.00%
L Tuckett 10.0 0 38 1 3.80  10.00%
A M B Rowan 4.0 0 15 0 3.75
N B F Mann 2.0 0 13 1 6.50  10.00%
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - England 1st innings 1/0 (L Hutton 1*, C Washbrook 0*)
Day 2 - England 1st innings 144/2 (L Hutton 81*, DCS Compton 17*)
Day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 90/4 (WW Wade 17*, DW Begbie 0*)
Day 4 - England 2nd Innings 128/8, 28.0 overs - end of match