Test Match - England v India - London Standard Scorecard       
Match Date 17th August, 1946  
Series 1946 England v India - 3rd Test
Test # 278
Venue Kennington Oval, London
Match Conditions Day Match  
Toss India
Result Match drawn
Player of Match  

India 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Vijay Merchant run out 128    12  0    38.67%
Syed Mushtaq Ali run out 59    0  0    17.82%
Nawab of Pataudi Sr* b Edrich 9    0  0    2.72%
Lala Amarnath b Edrich 8    0  0    2.42%
Vijay Hazare c Compton b Gover 11    0  0    3.32%
Rusi Modi b Smith 27    0  0    8.16%
Abdul Kardar b Edrich 1    0  0    0.30%
Mulvantrai Mankad b Bedser 42    0  0    12.69%
Sriranga Sohoni not out 29    0  0    8.76%
Cottari Nayudu c Washbrook b Bedser 4    0  0    1.21%
Dattaram Hindlekar lbw b Edrich 3    0  0    0.91%
Extras (b 1, lb 5, nb 4) 10  
Total All Out   (127.2 overs @ 2.60 rpo) 331  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-94  Mushtaq Ali   2-124  Nawab of Pataudi Sr   3-142  Amarnath   4-162  Hazare   
5-225  Modi   6-226  Kardar   7-272  Merchant   8-313  Mankad   
9-325  Nayudu   10-331  Hindlekar   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Alfred Gover 21.0 3 56 1 2.67  10.00%
Alec Bedser 32.0 6 60 2 1.88  20.00%
Thomas Smith 21.0 4 58 1 2.76  10.00%
William Edrich 19.2 4 68 4 3.52  40.00%
James Langridge 29.0 9 64 0 2.21
Denis Compton 5.0 0 15 0 3.00
 
England 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Leonard Hutton lbw b Mankad 25    0  0    26.32%
Cyril Washbrook c Mushtaq Ali b Mankad 17    0  0    17.89%
Laurence Fishlock c Merchant b Nayudu 8    0  0    8.42%
Denis Compton not out 24    0  0    25.26%
Wally Hammond* not out 9    0  0    9.47%
William Edrich              
James Langridge              
Thomas Smith              
Godfrey Evans              
Alec Bedser              
Alfred Gover              
Extras (b 11, lb 1) 12  
Total 3 wickets   (50.0 overs @ 1.90 rpo) 95  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-48  Washbrook   2-55  Hutton   3-67  Fishlock   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Lala Amarnath 15.0 6 30 0 2.00
Sriranga Sohoni 4.0 3 2 0 0.50
Vijay Hazare 2.0 1 4 0 2.00
Mulvantrai Mankad 20.0 7 28 2 1.40  20.00%
Cottari Nayudu 9.0 2 19 1 2.11  10.00%
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
 
Day 1 - India 1st innings 79/0 (VM Merchant 30*, S Mushtaq Ali 48*)
 
Day 2 - England 1st innings 95/3, 50 overs (DCS Compton 24*, WR Hammond 9*)
 
Day 3 - No play