The Ashes - 5th Test

England v Australia

Australia won by an innings and 39 runs

England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
JB Hobbs c Kippax b Wall 47 161 0 29.19
H Sutcliffe c †Oldfield b Fairfax 161 403 391 10 0 41.17
WW Whysall lbw b Wall 13 33 0 39.39
KS Duleepsinhji c Fairfax b Grimmett 50 50 76 5 0 65.78
WR Hammond b McCabe 13 43 0 30.23
M Leyland b Grimmett 3 10 12 0 0 25.00
RES Wyatt* c †Oldfield b Fairfax 64 180 219 0 29.22
MW Tate st †Oldfield b Grimmett 10 20 26 0 38.46
H Larwood lbw b Grimmett 19 35 0 54.28
G Duckworth b Fairfax 3 19 0 0 15.78
IAR Peebles not out 3 13 0 0 23.07
Extras (lb 17, nb 2) 19
Total (all out; 171.2 overs) 405 (2.36 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-68 (Hobbs), 2-97 (Whysall), 3-162 (Duleepsinhji), 4-190 (Hammond), 5-197 (Leyland), 6-367 (Sutcliffe), 7-379 (Tate), 8-379 (Wyatt), 9-391 (Duckworth), 10-405 (Larwood)
Bowling O M R W Econ
TW Wall 37 6 96 2 2.59
AG Fairfax 31 9 52 3 1.67
CV Grimmett 66.2 18 135 4 2.03
SJ McCabe 22 4 49 1 2.22
PM Hornibrook 15 1 54 0 3.60
Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
WM Woodfull* c †Duckworth b Peebles 54 195 196 3 0 27.55
WH Ponsford b Peebles 110 159 203 11 0 54.18
DG Bradman c †Duckworth b Larwood 232 438 417 16 0 55.63
AF Kippax c Wyatt b Peebles 28 64 0 43.75
A Jackson c Sutcliffe b Wyatt 73 285 311 0 23.47
SJ McCabe c †Duckworth b Hammond 54 76 9 0 71.05
AG Fairfax not out 53 150 163 0 32.51
WAS Oldfield c Larwood b Peebles 34 63 0 53.96
CV Grimmett lbw b Peebles 6 27 0 0 22.22
TW Wall lbw b Peebles 0 4 0 0 0.00
PM Hornibrook c †Duckworth b Tate 7 13 0 53.84
Extras (b 22, lb 18, nb 4) 44
Total (all out; 256.1 overs) 695 (2.71 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-159 (Ponsford), 2-190 (Woodfull), 3-263 (Kippax), 4-506 (Jackson), 5-570 (Bradman), 6-594 (McCabe), 7-670 (Oldfield), 8-684 (Grimmett), 9-684 (Wall), 10-695 (Hornibrook)
Bowling O M R W Econ
H Larwood 48 6 132 1 2.75
MW Tate 65.1 12 153 1 2.34
IAR Peebles 71 8 204 6 2.87
RES Wyatt 14 1 58 1 4.14
WR Hammond 42 12 70 1 1.66
M Leyland 16 7 34 0 2.12
England 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
JB Hobbs b Fairfax 9 19 0 47.36
H Sutcliffe c Fairfax b Hornibrook 54 174 0 31.03
WW Whysall c Hornibrook b Grimmett 10 38 0 26.31
KS Duleepsinhji c Kippax b Hornibrook 46 138 0 33.33
WR Hammond c Fairfax b Hornibrook 60 100 136 8 1 44.11
M Leyland b Hornibrook 20 40 43 0 46.51
RES Wyatt* b Hornibrook 7 19 0 36.84
MW Tate run out 0 2 0 0 0.00
H Larwood c McCabe b Hornibrook 9 13 0 69.23
G Duckworth b Hornibrook 15 12 3 0 125.00
IAR Peebles not out 0 2 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 16, lb 3, nb 2) 21
Total (all out; 99.2 overs) 251 (2.52 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-17 (Hobbs), 2-37 (Whysall), 3-118 (Sutcliffe), 4-135 (Duleepsinhji), 5-189 (Leyland), 6-207 (Wyatt), 7-208 (Tate), 8-220 (Larwood), 9-248 (Duckworth), 10-251 (Hammond)
Bowling O M R W Econ
TW Wall 12 2 25 0 2.08
AG Fairfax 10 3 21 1 2.10
CV Grimmett 43 12 90 1 2.09
SJ McCabe 3 1 2 0 0.66
PM Hornibrook 31.2 9 92 7 2.93
Match details
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series Australia won the 5-match series 2-1
Umpires J Hardstaff snr and WR Parry
Close of play
Sat, 16 Aug - day 1 - England 1st innings 316/5 (H Sutcliffe 138*, RES Wyatt 39*)
Sun, 17 Aug - rest day
Mon, 18 Aug - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 215/2 (DG Bradman 27*, AF Kippax 11*)
Tue, 19 Aug - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 403/3 (DG Bradman 130*, A Jackson 43*)
Wed, 20 Aug - day 4 - England 2nd innings 24/1 (H Sutcliffe 8*, WW Whysall 6*)
Thu, 21 Aug - day 5 - no play
Fri, 22 Aug - day 6 - England 2nd innings 251 (99.2 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 16-22, 1930
Australia won by an innings and 39 runs
England v Australia at Manchester - Jul 25-29, 1930
Match drawn
England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 11-15, 1930
Match drawn
England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 27-Jul 1, 1930
Australia won by 7 wickets
England v Australia at Nottingham - Jun 13-17, 1930
England won by 93 runs
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Aug 16, 1930

Herbert Sutcliffe on the attack on his way to 161, England v Australia, The Oval, August 16, 1930

Herbert Sutcliffe on the attack on his way to 161

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Aug 12, 1930

George Duckworth barks an appeal against Don Bradman, England v Australia, The Oval, August 12, 1930

George Duckworth barks an appeal against Don Bradman

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