The Ashes - 1st Test

Australia v England

England won by 10 runs

Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
JJ Lyons b Richardson 1 8 0 0
GHS Trott b Richardson 12 22 1 0
G Giffen c Ford b Brockwell 161 254 22 1
J Darling b Richardson 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
FA Iredale c Stoddart b Ford 81 146 12 0
SE Gregory c Peel b Stoddart 201 243 28 0
JC Reedman c Ford b Peel 17 31 1 1
CE McLeod b Richardson 15 23 0 0
CTB Turner c †Gay b Peel 1 14 0 0
JM Blackham*† b Richardson 74 86 8 0
E Jones not out 11 10 2 0
Extras (b 8, lb 3, w 1) 12
Total (all out; 172.3 overs) 586 (3.39 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-10 (Lyons), 2-21 (Trott), 3-21 (Darling), 4-192 (Iredale), 5-331 (Giffen), 6-379 (Reedman), 7-400 (McLeod), 8-409 (Turner), 9-563 (Gregory), 10-586 (Blackham)
Bowling O M R W Econ
T Richardson 55.3 13 181 5 3.26
R Peel 53 14 140 2 2.64
J Briggs 25 4 96 0 3.84
W Brockwell 22 7 78 1 3.54
FGJ Ford 11 2 47 1 4.27
AE Stoddart 3 0 31 1 10.33
WH Lockwood 3 2 1 0 0.33
England 1st innings R M 4s 6s
AC MacLaren c Reedman b Turner 4 12 0 0
A Ward c Iredale b Turner 75 166 10 0
AE Stoddart* c Jones b Giffen 12 34 2 0
JT Brown run out 22 28 3 0
W Brockwell c †Blackham b Jones 49 143 3 0
R Peel c Gregory b Giffen 4 8 1 0
FGJ Ford st †Blackham b Giffen 30 43 2 1
J Briggs b Giffen 57 118 3 0
WH Lockwood c Giffen b Trott 18 40 3 0
LH Gay c Gregory b Reedman 33 71 3 0
T Richardson not out 0 2 0 0
Extras (b 17, lb 3, w 1) 21
Total (all out; 140.3 overs) 325 (2.31 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-14 (MacLaren), 2-43 (Stoddart), 3-78 (Brown), 4-149 (Ward), 5-155 (Peel), 6-211 (Ford), 7-211 (Brockwell), 8-252 (Lockwood), 9-325 (Briggs), 10-325 (Gay)
Bowling O M R W Econ
E Jones 19 7 44 1 2.31
CTB Turner 44 16 89 2 2.02
G Giffen 43 17 75 4 1.74
GHS Trott 15 4 59 1 3.93
CE McLeod 14 2 25 0 1.78
JC Reedman 3.3 1 12 1 3.42
JJ Lyons 2 2 0 0 0.00
England 2nd innings (following on) R M 4s 6s
AC MacLaren b Giffen 20 53 0 0
A Ward b Giffen 117 224 11 0
AE Stoddart* c Giffen b Turner 36 63 3 0
JT Brown c Jones b Giffen 53 130 3 0
W Brockwell b Jones 37 70 2 0
R Peel b Giffen 17 57 1 0
FGJ Ford c & b McLeod 48 76 4 0
J Briggs b McLeod 42 76 6 0
WH Lockwood b Trott 29 45 4 0
LH Gay b Trott 4 22 0 0
T Richardson not out 12 10 1 0
Extras (b 14, lb 8) 22
Total (all out; 181.4 overs) 437 (2.40 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-44 (MacLaren), 2-115 (Stoddart), 3-217 (Ward), 4-245 (Brown), 5-290 (Brockwell), 6-296 (Peel), 7-385 (Ford), 8-398 (Briggs), 9-420 (Gay), 10-437 (Lockwood)
Bowling O M R W Econ
E Jones 19 0 57 1 3.00
CTB Turner 35 14 78 1 2.22
G Giffen 75 25 164 4 2.18
GHS Trott 12.4 2 22 2 1.73
CE McLeod 30 6 67 2 2.23
JC Reedman 6 1 12 0 2.00
JJ Lyons 2 0 12 0 6.00
FA Iredale 2 1 3 0 1.50
Australia 2nd innings (target: 177 runs) R M 4s 6s
JJ Lyons b Richardson 25 17 2 0
GHS Trott c †Gay b Peel 8 50 0 0
G Giffen lbw b Briggs 41 135 4 0
J Darling c Brockwell b Peel 53 80 5 1
SE Gregory c †Gay b Peel 16 32 2 0
FA Iredale c & b Briggs 5 17 0 0
JC Reedman st †Gay b Peel 4 8 0 0
CE McLeod not out 2 24 0 0
CTB Turner c Briggs b Peel 2 6 0 0
E Jones c MacLaren b Briggs 1 4 0 0
JM Blackham*† c & b Peel 2 11 0 0
Extras (b 2, lb 1, nb 4) 7
Total (all out; 68 overs) 166 (2.44 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-26 (Lyons), 2-45 (Trott), 3-130 (Darling), 4-135 (Giffen), 5-147 (Iredale), 6-158 (Gregory), 7-159 (Reedman), 8-161 (Turner), 9-162 (Jones), 10-166 (Blackham)
Bowling O M R W Econ
T Richardson 11 3 27 1 2.45
R Peel 30 9 67 6 2.23
WH Lockwood 16 3 40 0 2.50
J Briggs 11 2 25 3 2.27
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series England led the 5-match series 1-0
Test debuts J Darling, FA Iredale, E Jones, CE McLeod and JC Reedman (Australia); JT Brown, FGJ Ford, LH Gay and AC MacLaren (England)
Umpires C Bannerman and J Phillips
Close of play
Fri, 14 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 346/5 (SE Gregory 85*, JC Reedman 4*)
Sat, 15 Dec - day 2 - England 1st innings 130/3 (A Ward 67*, W Brockwell 18*)
Sun, 16 Dec - rest day
Mon, 17 Dec - day 3 - England 1st innings 325
Tue, 18 Dec - day 4 - England 2nd innings 268/4 (W Brockwell 20*, R Peel 9*)
Wed, 19 Dec - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 113/2 (G Giffen 30*, J Darling 44*)
Thu, 20 Dec - day 6 - Australia 2nd innings 166 (68 ov) - end of match
 
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