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Pakistan Governor-General's XI v Marylebone Cricket Club
Marylebone Cricket Club in Pakistan 1955/56
VenueNational Stadium, Karachi on 30th, 31st December 1955, 1st, 2nd January 1956 (4-day match)
Balls per over6
TossMarylebone Cricket Club won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMarylebone Cricket Club won by 74 runs
UmpiresDaud Khan, Shujauddin
Close of play day 1Pakistan Governor-General's XI (1) 18/1 (Alimuddin 1*, Shujauddin 0*)
Close of play day 2Marylebone Cricket Club (2) 26/1 (Richardson 7*, Stephenson 3*)
Close of play day 3Pakistan Governor-General's XI (2) 37/2 (Hanif Mohammad 11*)

Marylebone Cricket Club first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DB Closeb Fazal Mahmood3     
PE Richardsonb Fazal Mahmood10     
M Tompkinlbw b Fazal Mahmood8     
WHH Sutcliffec Mahmood Hussain b Fazal Mahmood34     
JM Parksb Mahmood Hussain15     
*DB Carrb Mahmood Hussain8     
AJ Watkinsc Mathias b Mahmood Hussain12     
FJ Titmusc Waqar Hasan b Zulfiqar Ahmed43     
+HW Stephensonnot out17     
GAR Lockb Zulfiqar Ahmed2     
AE Mossc Mahmood Hussain b Zulfiqar Ahmed0     
Extras(2 b, 6 lb, 3 nb)11
Total(all out, 78 overs)163
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-13, 3-32, 4-53, 5-67, 6-91, 7-100, 8-158, 9-163, 10-163 (78 ov)
Pakistan Governor-General's XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Fazal Mahmood29   7594--
Mahmood Hussain25   10543--
Zulfiqar Ahmed18   10223--
Shujauddin2   020--
Kardar4   0150--

Pakistan Governor-General's XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
Hanif Mohammadlbw b Lock17     
Alimuddinb Moss2     
Shujauddinc Close b Lock0     
Waqar Hasanc Carr b Moss1     
+Imtiaz Ahmedc Stephenson b Lock3     
*AH Kardarc Carr b Lock17     
Wazir Mohammadc Close b Titmus29     
W Mathiasc Stephenson b Lock24     
Fazal Mahmoodnot out28     
Zulfiqar Ahmedc Richardson b Titmus3     
Mahmood Hussainb Moss1     
Extras(3 b, 4 lb, 3 nb)10
Total(all out, 101 overs)135
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-18, 3-20, 4-21, 5-34, 6-44, 7-103, 8-111, 9-125, 10-135 (101 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Moss19   5433--
Watkins17   9180--
Lock38   26315--
Titmus19   6292--
Close8   540--

Marylebone Cricket Club second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PE Richardsonlbw b Zulfiqar Ahmed17     
DB Closec Mathias b Fazal Mahmood16     
+HW Stephensonc Imtiaz Ahmed b Fazal Mahmood5     
M Tompkinb Fazal Mahmood6     
WHH Sutcliffec sub b Zulfiqar Ahmed17     
JM Parkslbw b Kardar25     
*DB Carrc Fazal Mahmood b Kardar21     
AJ Watkinslbw b Kardar12     
FJ Titmusc Mathias b Zulfiqar Ahmed39     
GAR Lockc Kardar b Zulfiqar Ahmed11     
AE Mossnot out0     
Extras(2 b, 3 lb)5
Total(all out, 94.4 overs)174
Fall of wickets:
1-23, 2-38, 3-38, 4-44, 5-72, 6-94, 7-112, 8-123, 9-166, 10-174 (94.4 ov)
Pakistan Governor-General's XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Fazal Mahmood20   5473--
Mahmood Hussain15   2410--
Zulfiqar Ahmed37.413574--
Shujauddin3   180--
Kardar19   10163--

Pakistan Governor-General's XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
Hanif Mohammadrun out14     
Alimuddinb Lock25     
Shujauddinc Titmus b Lock0     
Waqar Hasanc Watkins b Lock12     
+Imtiaz Ahmedc Carr b Titmus16     
*AH Kardarc Carr b Titmus2     
Wazir Mohammadnot out26     
W Mathiasb Lock1     
Fazal Mahmoodb Titmus17     
Zulfiqar Ahmedc Tompkin b Lock4     
Mahmood Hussainb Lock6     
Extras(2 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)5
Total(all out, 86.4 overs)128
Fall of wickets:
1-37, 2-37, 3-45, 4-66, 5-68, 6-73, 7-83, 8-103, 9-109, 10-128 (86.4 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Moss2   060--
Watkins6   2120--
Lock40.424576--
Titmus38   21483--

Notes
--> AH Kardar (1) passed 6000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 7
--> PE Richardson (2) passed 6500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 11
--> WHH Sutcliffe made his debut in Pakistan in First-Class matches
--> GAR Lock made his debut in Pakistan in First-Class matches
--> GAR Lock bowled 17 consecutive maidens for Marylebone Cricket Club (first 104 balls of the innings bowled without conceding a run)