Surrey v New Zealanders
New Zealand in British Isles 1949
VenueKennington Oval, Kennington on 11th, 12th, 13th May 1949 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNew Zealanders won the toss and decided to bat
ResultNew Zealanders won by 149 runs
UmpiresJJ Hills, CN Woolley
Close of play day 1Surrey (1) 121/5 (Barton 46*, Cox 2*)
Close of play day 2New Zealanders (2) 207/8 (Hadlee 85*)

New Zealanders first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
B Sutcliffec McIntyre b Laker83     
VJ Scottrun out28     
*WA Hadleest McIntyre b McMahon37     
WM Wallacec and b Laker8     
MP Donnellyc EA Bedser b Cox24     
FB Smith hit wkt b McMahon22     
+FLH Mooneyst McIntyre b McMahon40     
TB Burttrun out9     
C Burkec AV Bedser b McMahon0     
HB Caveb McMahon0     
GF Cresswellnot out4     
Extras(2 b, 1 nb)3
Total(all out, 88 overs)258
Fall of wickets:
1-99, 2-118, 3-142, 4-164, 5-188, 6-222, 7-231, 8-233, 9-233, 10-258 (88 ov)
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
AV Bedser23   7460--
Cox13   1481--
Laker26   6622--
McMahon19   4735--
EA Bedser7   1260--

Surrey first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LB Fishlockc Mooney b Cresswell5     
EA Bedserlbw b Cresswell17     
HS Squiresc Mooney b Cave39     
*MR Bartonnot out85     
GJ Whittakerb Cave6     
+AJW McIntyrec Scott b Donnelly0     
DF Coxc and b Cave7     
B Constablec Scott b Cave7     
JC Lakerc Mooney b Cresswell15     
AV Bedserb Cresswell13     
JWJ McMahonb Cresswell0     
Extras(6 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)8
Total(all out, 77.5 overs)202
Fall of wickets:
1-17, 2-30, 3-91, 4-107, 5-108, 6-126, 7-143, 8-176, 9-202, 10-202 (77.5 ov)
New Zealanders bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cave32   13564--
Burtt11   3360--
Burke6   1200--
Donnelly3   091--

New Zealanders second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
B Sutcliffeb AV Bedser20     
VJ Scottc AV Bedser b Laker18     
*WA Hadleenot out119 276113 
WM Wallacec McIntyre b McMahon9     
MP Donnellyc AV Bedser b Laker13     
FB Smithc AV Bedser b McMahon15     
+FLH Mooneyc and b AV Bedser16     
TB Burttc Fishlock b Cox1     
C Burkelbw b AV Bedser3     
HB Cavenot out2     
GF Cresswelldid not bat      
Extras(29 b, 1 lb, 3 nb)33
Total(8 wickets, declared, 102 overs)249
Fall of wickets:
1-33, 2-53, 3-68, 4-93, 5-125, 6-173, 7-182, 8-207
Surrey bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
AV Bedser36   16373--
Cox12   1491--
Laker31   10712--
McMahon20   5552--
EA Bedser3   140--

Surrey second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LB Fishlockc Wallace b Cave13     
EA Bedserc Hadlee b Cresswell1     
HS Squiresc Burtt b Cave1     
*MR Bartonc Scott b Burtt10     
+AJW McIntyreb Burtt11     
B Constablec Sutcliffe b Cave55     
GJ Whittakerst Mooney b Burtt50     
JC Lakerst Mooney b Burtt0     
AV Bedserc Mooney b Burtt3     
DF Coxnot out0     
JWJ McMahonb Burtt0     
Extras(7 b, 5 lb)12
Total(all out, 59.5 overs)156
Fall of wickets:
1-14, 2-17, 3-20, 4-37, 5-42, 6-153, 7-153, 8-153, 9-156, 10-156 (59.5 ov)
New Zealanders bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cave20   4553--
Cresswell14   3321--
Burke3   180--
Sutcliffe1   020--

--> MR Barton (2) passed 3000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 3
--> GF Cresswell achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Surrey first innings (previous best was 3-43)
--> GF Cresswell achieved his first five wickets in an innings in first-class matches in the Surrey first innings