Rhodesia v Marylebone Cricket Club
Marylebone Cricket Club in South Africa 1948/49
VenueSalisbury Sports Club, Salisbury on 4th, 5th, 7th February 1949 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossMarylebone Cricket Club won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresL Roberts, WO Solomon
Close of play day 1Marylebone Cricket Club (1) 123/3 (Hutton 67*, Watkins 7*)
Close of play day 2Rhodesia (2) 17/1 (Singleton 10*, Curran 6*)

Marylebone Cricket Club first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
L Huttonc Harris b Martin79     
C Washbrooklbw b Martin5     
JF Crappc Tayfield b Newson2     
DCS Comptonc Harris b Singleton34     
AJ Watkinsc Harris b Newson14     
*FG Mannst Harris b Newson32     
+TG Evansst Harris b Martin0     
AV Bedserc Mansell b Martin9     
C Gladwinb Martin15     
DVP Wrightlbw b Martin6     
JA Youngnot out22     
Extras(6 b, 4 lb)10
Total(all out, 70 overs)228
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-31, 3-101, 4-135, 5-145, 6-163, 7-197, 8-199, 9-201, 10-228 (70 ov)
Rhodesia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Newson26   21083--
Martin28   9496--
Tayfield6   0230--
Singleton9   2351--
Mansell1   030--

Rhodesia first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AP Singletonlbw b Bedser0     
+C Harrisb Bedser3     
KP Curranc Compton b Bedser6     
CJ Pretoriusc Bedser b Gladwin2     
BJ Carewb Bedser3     
*SH Martinnot out27     
ES Newsonc Evans b Bedser0     
CD Franklinb Bedser0     
PNF Manselllbw b Gladwin3     
F McDonaldc Evans b Gladwin6     
HJ Tayfieldc Crapp b Gladwin8     
Extras(1 lb, 2 nb)3
Total(all out, 27.6 overs)61
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-9, 3-10, 4-14, 5-14, 6-14, 7-14, 8-25, 9-42, 10-61 (27.6 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bedser13   6176- 
Young1   040- 

Rhodesia second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
AP Singletonc Evans b Bedser22     
+C Harrisb Wright0  -- 
KP Curranlbw b Gladwin37     
CJ Pretoriusc Washbrook b Young75  72 
CD Franklinnot out24     
BJ Carewb Gladwin0  -- 
HJ Tayfieldnot out19     
*SH Martindid not bat      
ES Newsondid not bat      
PNF Manselldid not bat      
F McDonalddid not bat      
Extras(9 b, 2 lb, 3 nb)14
Total(5 wickets, 47 overs)191
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-37, 3-147, 4-150, 5-150
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bedser15   8191- 
Gladwin9   1312- 
Wright8   2271- 
Compton2   070- 
Watkins1   0130- 
Young10   1651- 
Hutton1   070- 
Mann1   080- 

--> F McDonald made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> FG Mann (1) passed 4000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 20
--> AV Bedser reached 450 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 6th wicket in the Rhodesia first innings

Bedser dismissed six batsmen for 6 runs in five overs.