Rhodesia v Marylebone Cricket Club
Marylebone Cricket Club in South Africa 1956/57
VenueSalisbury Sports Club, Salisbury on 23rd, 24th, 25th November 1956 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossMarylebone Cricket Club won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMarylebone Cricket Club won by an innings and 292 runs
UmpiresH Fox, JH Maddocks
Close of play day 1Marylebone Cricket Club (1) 301/3 (Bailey 87*, May 148*)
Close of play day 2Rhodesia (1) 42/7 (Arnott 9*, Coventry 4*)

Marylebone Cricket Club first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MC Cowdreyc Coventry b Barber20 882- 
ASM Oakmanc Duckworth b Paton26 752- 
TE Baileyb Lawrence110 24410- 
DJ Insolelbw b Lawrence8 32-- 
*PBH Mayc Coventry b Barber206 265332 
B Taylorc Mansell b Lawrence46 1094- 
+TG Evansc and b Lawrence50 4051 
JC Lakerc Coventry b Lawrence011-- 
GAR Lockc O'Connell-Jones b Lawrence043-- 
FH Tysonnot out19 303- 
PJ Loaderc sub (D Leather) b Barber0 3-- 
Extras(10 b, 4 lb, 2 nb)16
Total(all out, 121.4 overs)501
Fall of wickets:
1-42 (Oakman), 2-48 (Cowdrey), 3-66 (Insole), 4-367 (Bailey), 5-393 (May), 6-465 (Evans), 7-465 (Laker), 8-465 (Lock), 9-500 (Taylor), 10-501 (Loader, 121.4 ov)
Rhodesia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lawrence35   111046-1
Coventry30   41380--
Paton24   4981--
Mansell9   0370--

Rhodesia first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
D O'Connell-Joneslbw b Loader2 26-- 
GMH Barberlbw b Tyson065-- 
CAR Duckworthlbw b Tyson7 41-- 
*DJ Lewislbw b Loader052-- 
PNF Mansellc Evans b Loader026-- 
MW Daviesb Loader021-- 
KC Blandc Evans b Loader19 541- 
+DB Arnottc Oakman b Lock9 89-- 
RW Coventryc Cowdrey b Loader13 262- 
HV Patonb Loader6 61- 
GB Lawrencenot out0 6-- 
Extras(1 nb)1
Total(all out, 27.4 overs)57
Fall of wickets:
1-1 (Barber, 1 ov), 2-7 (O'Connell-Jones), 3-7 (Lewis), 4-7 (Mansell), 5-7 (Davies), 6-11 (Duckworth), 7-33 (Bland), 8-51 (Coventry), 9-57 (Paton), 10-57 (Arnott, 27.4 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Tyson8   2162--
Loader13   3287-1
Laker4   230--

Rhodesia second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
CAR Duckworthc Insole b Bailey9 411- 
D O'Connell-Jonesc Bailey b Loader0 8-- 
GMH Barberlbw b Loader2 2-- 
*DJ Lewislbw b Laker4 451- 
PNF Mansellc and b Tyson12 371- 
MW Daviesc Evans b Tyson18 414- 
KC Blandc and b Lock38 854- 
+DB Arnottrun out (May)22 1173- 
RW Coventryb Laker7 71- 
HV Patonc Oakman b Laker211474- 
GB Lawrencenot out12 331- 
Extras(3 b, 3 lb, 1 nb)7
Total(all out, 51.3 overs)152
Fall of wickets:
1-4 (O'Connell-Jones), 2-6 (Barber), 3-13 (Duckworth), 4-23 (Lewis), 5-47 (Mansell), 6-48 (Davies), 7-98 (Bland), 8-105 (Coventry), 9-127 (Paton), 10-152 (Arnott, 51.3 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Tyson11   4232-1
Loader3   132--
Bailey6   2251--
Laker19   5633--

--> GMH Barber made his debut in First-Class matches
--> KC Bland made his debut in First-Class matches
--> MW Davies made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> GB Lawrence achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches when he dismissed GAR Lock in the Marylebone Cricket Club first innings (previous best was 4-29)
--> GB Lawrence achieved his first five wickets in an innings in First-Class matches in the Marylebone Cricket Club first innings