The Ashes - 1st Test

Australia v England

Australia won by an innings and 332 runs

Australia 1st innings | England 1st innings | England 2nd innings
Partnerships - England 2nd innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 0 L Hutton C Washbrook - 1/0
2nd 13 WJ Edrich C Washbrook 1/0 2/13
3rd 20 C Washbrook DCS Compton 2/13 3/33
4th 29 DCS Compton WR Hammond 3/33 4/62
5th 3 WR Hammond JT Ikin 4/62 5/65
6th 0 NWD Yardley JT Ikin 5/65 6/65
7th 47 JT Ikin PA Gibb 6/65 7/112
8th 2 PA Gibb W Voce 7/112 8/114
9th 29 W Voce AV Bedser 8/114 9/143
10th 29 AV Bedser DVP Wright 9/143 10/172
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1 3rd 276 DG Bradman AL Hassett 2/46 3/322
1 6th 131 IWG Johnson CL McCool 5/465 6/596
1 4th 106 AL Hassett KR Miller 3/322 4/428
2 6th 65 WR Hammond NWD Yardley 5/56 6/121
3 7th 47 JT Ikin PA Gibb 6/65 7/112
1 5th 37 KR Miller CL McCool 4/428 5/465
1 2nd 37 SG Barnes DG Bradman 1/9 2/46
1 8th 30 D Tallon RR Lindwall 7/599 8/629
3 10th 29 AV Bedser DVP Wright 9/143 10/172
3 9th 29 W Voce AV Bedser 8/114 9/143
3 4th 29 DCS Compton WR Hammond 3/33 4/62
2 3rd 24 DCS Compton WJ Edrich 2/25 3/49
3 3rd 20 C Washbrook DCS Compton 2/13 3/33
2 2nd 15 C Washbrook WJ Edrich 1/10 2/25
1 9th 14 GE Tribe RR Lindwall 8/629 9/643
3 2nd 13 WJ Edrich C Washbrook 1/0 2/13
2 7th 13 NWD Yardley PA Gibb 6/121 7/134
2 1st 10 L Hutton C Washbrook - 1/10
1 1st 9 AR Morris SG Barnes - 1/9
2 4th 7 WJ Edrich WR Hammond 3/49 4/56
2 10th 5 DVP Wright W Voce 9/136 10/141
3 5th 3 WR Hammond JT Ikin 4/62 5/65
1 7th 3 CL McCool D Tallon 6/596 7/599
3 8th 2 PA Gibb W Voce 7/112 8/114
2 8th 2 PA Gibb W Voce 7/134 8/136
1 10th 2 RR Lindwall ERH Toshack 9/643 10/645
3 6th 0 NWD Yardley JT Ikin 5/65 6/65
3 1st 0 L Hutton C Washbrook - 1/0
2 9th 0 AV Bedser W Voce 8/136 9/136
2 5th 0 JT Ikin WR Hammond 4/56 5/56
Series Results
Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 28-Mar 5, 1947
Australia won by 5 wickets
Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 31-Feb 6, 1947
Match drawn
Australia v England at Melbourne - Jan 1-7, 1947
Match drawn
Australia v England at Sydney - Dec 13-19, 1946
Australia won by an innings and 33 runs
Australia v England at Brisbane - Nov 29-Dec 4, 1946
Australia won by an innings and 332 runs
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Photos

Dec 4, 1946

Ernie Toshack took 6 for 82 on the final day, Australia v England, 1st Test, Brisbane, 5th day, December 4, 1946

Ernie Toshack took 6 for 82 on the final day

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Dec 4, 1946

Don Tallon takes a catch to dismiss Doug Wright off the bowling of Ernie Toshack, Australia v England, 1st Test, Brisbane, 5th day, December 4, 1946

Don Tallon takes a catch to dismiss Doug Wright off the bowling of Ernie Toshack

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