Middlesex v New Zealanders
New Zealand in British Isles 1949
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 27th, 29th, 30th August 1949 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossMiddlesex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultNew Zealanders won by 9 wickets
UmpiresJJ Hills, A Skelding
Close of play day 1New Zealanders (1) 9/0 (Sutcliffe 4*, Scott 3*)
Close of play day 2Middlesex (2) 42/1 (Brown 12*, Dewes 21*)

Middlesex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JDB Robertsonc Mooney b Cowie6     
SM Brownb Reid0     
WJ Edrichb Reid2     
DCS Comptonc Burtt b Cowie148  19- 
JG Dewesc Reid b Cowie92     
HPH Sharpc Donnelly b Cowie8     
*FG Mannb Cowie4     
+LH Comptonc Mooney b Burtt1     
JM Simsb Reid37     
JA Youngb Burtt4     
JJ Warrnot out5     
Extras(4 b, 3 lb, 1 w)8
Total(all out, 98.4 overs)315
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-3, 3-11, 4-221, 5-247, 6-266, 7-267, 8-267, 9-271, 10-315 (98.4 ov)
New Zealanders bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cowie36   8875--
Rabone8   1470--
Burtt14   4442--
Burke27   5800--
Sutcliffe3   1110--

New Zealanders first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
B Sutcliffelbw b DCS Compton59     
VJ Scottc LH Compton b Edrich5     
JR Reidb Sims18     
WM Wallacec Brown b Young58     
MP Donnellylbw b Edrich72     
GO Rabonelbw b Sims3     
*WA Hadleeb Edrich50     
+FLH Mooneylbw b Warr1     
TB Burttc and b DCS Compton19     
C Burkenot out21     
J Cowiec Mann b DCS Compton3     
Extras(10 b, 9 lb)19
Total(all out, 94.3 overs)328
Fall of wickets:
1-13, 2-62, 3-108, 4-186, 5-197, 6-268, 7-277, 8-287, 9-318, 10-328 (94.3 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Edrich16   1603--
Warr18   2501--
Sims22   3862--
Young24   8471--
DCS Compton14.30663--

Middlesex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JDB Robertsonb Cowie4     
SM Brownb Burtt16     
JG Dewesb Burke60     
DCS Comptonb Burtt10     
WJ Edrichb Cowie1     
HPH Sharprun out10     
*FG Mannb Reid0     
+LH Comptonc Donnelly b Burtt41     
JM Simsc Mooney b Burtt13     
JA Youngb Cowie4     
JJ Warrnot out2     
Extras(8 lb)8
Total(all out, 61.3 overs)169
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-46, 3-64, 4-67, 5-105, 6-106, 7-108, 8-148, 9-159, 10-169 (61.3 ov)
New Zealanders bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cowie21   3683--
Reid13   2241--
Rabone3   080--
Burke6   2111--

New Zealanders second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
B Sutcliffenot out110 95171 
VJ Scottb Sims23     
GO Rabonenot out18     
JR Reiddid not bat      
WM Wallacedid not bat      
MP Donnellydid not bat      
*WA Hadleedid not bat      
+FLH Mooneydid not bat      
TB Burttdid not bat      
C Burkedid not bat      
J Cowiedid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 2 lb)6
Total(1 wicket, 31.5 overs)157
Fall of wickets:
1-99 (Scott)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Edrich5   0170--
Warr3   0180--
Sims9   2321--
Young10   1470--
Sharp4   0250--

--> DCS Compton (1) passed 23000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 39
--> MP Donnelly (1) passed 2000 runs in first-class matches for the season when he reached 31
--> B Sutcliffe (2) passed 5000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 24
--> JR Reid achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Middlesex first innings (previous best was 2-7)
--> J Cowie reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the Middlesex first innings
--> J Cowie reached 350 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 4th wicket in the Middlesex first innings