Gentlemen v Players
Other First-Class matches in England 1947
VenueNorth Marine Road, Scarborough on 10th, 11th, 12th September 1947 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultPlayers won by an innings and 10 runs
UmpiresP Holmes, CF Root
Close of play day 1Players (1) 128/4 (Hutton 61*, Hardstaff 0*)
Close of play day 2Gentlemen (2) 125/5 (Cranston 18*, Heane 3*)

Gentlemen first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RES Wyattlbw b Pollard1      
DR Wilcoxc Hutton b Pollard25      
WJ Edrichlbw b Howorth31      
MP Donnellyc Evans b Howorth0      
+JL Cheethamst Evans b Howorth3      
*NWD Yardleyc Washbrook b Bedser35      
K Cranstonb Bedser10      
GFH Heaneb Howorth0      
FR Brownc Evans b Butler10      
W Woollernot out3      
AWH Mallettc Pollard b Butler10      
Extras(7 lb)7
Total(all out, 58.3 overs)135
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-47, 3-52, 4-60, 5-82, 6-106, 7-109, 8-119, 9-125, 10-135 (58.3 ov)
Players bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Pollard12   4202--
Bedser18   6472--
Howorth17   3304--
Hardstaff3   190--

Players first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*L Huttonb Mallett64      
C Washbrookc Cheetham b Mallett7      
DGW Fletcherc Mallett b Brown26      
D Brookeslbw b Heane19      
LB Fishlockc Mallett b Brown5      
J Hardstafflbw b Wooller32      
R Howorthb Brown80      
+TG Evansrun out33      
AV Bedserlbw b Heane13      
R Pollardnot out37      
HJ Butlerb Brown7      
Extras(33 b, 6 lb)39
Total(all out, 95.3 overs)362
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-88, 3-123, 4-128, 5-150, 6-181, 7-230, 8-267, 9-348, 10-362 (95.3 ov)
Gentlemen bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wooller19   1841--
Mallett18   5392--
Heane27   4862--
Cranston2   120--

Gentlemen second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RES Wyattlbw b Howorth14      
DR Wilcoxc Brookes b Hutton57      
WJ Edrichlbw b Hutton7      
MP Donnellyc Butler b Bedser1      
*NWD Yardleyc and b Hutton23      
K Cranstonb Howorth37      
GFH Heanec Bedser b Butler6      
FR Brownc Butler b Bedser1      
W Woollerb Howorth22      
+JL Cheethamb Howorth6      
AWH Mallettnot out36      
Extras(1 b, 4 lb, 2 nb)7
Total(all out, 75.5 overs)217
Fall of wickets:
1-47, 2-61, 3-63, 4-85, 5-121, 6-144, 7-145, 8-155, 9-180, 10-217 (75.5 ov)
Players bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Butler8   1151--
Pollard8   1230-1
Bedser21   4472-1
Hardstaff2   180--
Hutton14   4463--

--> WJ Edrich (1) passed 16000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 31
--> JL Cheetham made his debut in first-class matches
--> TG Evans (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches for the season when he reached 8
--> JL Cheetham made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> AV Bedser reached 300 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Gentlemen first innings





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