The Ashes - 5th Test

Australia v England

England won by 6 wickets

Australia 1st innings R M 4s 6s
GHS Trott b Briggs 42 105 0
W Bruce c MacLaren b Peel 22 32 0
G Giffen* b Peel 57 135 0
FA Iredale b Richardson 8 40 0
SE Gregory c †Philipson b Richardson 70 135 8 0
J Darling c Ford b Peel 74 115 9 0
JJ Lyons c †Philipson b Lockwood 55 70 0
H Graham b Richardson 6 20 0
AE Trott c Lockwood b Peel 10 25 0
AH Jarvis not out 34 55 0
TR McKibbin c Peel b Briggs 23 35 0
Extras (b 3, lb 10) 13
Total (all out; 148.4 overs) 414 (2.78 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-40 (Bruce), 2-101 (GHS Trott), 3-126 (Iredale), 4-142 (Giffen), 5-284 (Darling), 6-286 (Gregory), 7-304 (Graham), 8-335 (AE Trott), 9-367 (Lyons), 10-414 (McKibbin)
Bowling O M R W Econ
T Richardson 42 7 138 3 3.28
R Peel 48 13 114 4 2.37
WH Lockwood 27 7 72 1 2.66
J Briggs 23.4 5 46 2 1.94
W Brockwell 6 1 22 0 3.66
FGJ Ford 2 0 9 0 4.50
England 1st innings R M 4s 6s
A Ward b McKibbin 32 120 3 0
W Brockwell st †Jarvis b GHS Trott 5 10 0 0
AE Stoddart* st †Jarvis b GHS Trott 68 95 7 0
JT Brown b AE Trott 30 38 5 0
AC MacLaren hit wicket b GHS Trott 120 220 12 0
R Peel c Gregory b Giffen 73 160 7 0
WH Lockwood c GHS Trott b Giffen 5 0
FGJ Ford c AE Trott b Giffen 11 0
J Briggs c GHS Trott b Giffen 0 0 0
H Philipson not out 10 0
T Richardson lbw b GHS Trott 11 0
Extras (b 8, lb 8, w 4) 20
Total (all out; 133 overs) 385 (2.89 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-6 (Brockwell), 2-110 (Stoddart), 3-112 (Ward), 4-166 (Brown), 5-328 (Peel), 6-342 (Lockwood), 7-364 (Ford), 8-364 (MacLaren), 9-366 (Briggs), 10-385 (Richardson)
Bowling O M R W Econ
G Giffen 45 13 130 4 2.88
GHS Trott 24 5 71 4 2.95
AE Trott 30 4 84 1 2.80
TR McKibbin 29 6 73 1 2.51
W Bruce 5 1 7 0 1.40
Australia 2nd innings R M 4s 6s
GHS Trott b Peel 42 110 0
W Bruce c & b Peel 11 40 0
G Giffen* b Richardson 51 180 0
FA Iredale b Richardson 18 60 0
SE Gregory b Richardson 30 75 0
J Darling b Peel 50 120 0
JJ Lyons b Briggs 15 12 0
H Graham lbw b Richardson 10 0
AE Trott b Richardson 0 0 0
AH Jarvis not out 14 0
TR McKibbin c †Philipson b Richardson 13 0
Extras (b 5, lb 6, nb 2) 13
Total (all out; 123.2 overs) 267 (2.16 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-32 (Bruce), 2-75 (GHS Trott), 3-125 (Iredale), 4-148 (Giffen), 5-179 (Gregory), 6-200 (Lyons), 7-219 (Graham), 8-219 (AE Trott), 9-248 (Darling), 10-267 (McKibbin)
Bowling O M R W Econ
T Richardson 45.2 7 104 6 2.29
R Peel 46 16 89 3 1.93
WH Lockwood 16 7 24 0 1.50
J Briggs 16 3 37 1 2.31
England 2nd innings (target: 297 runs) R M 4s 6s
A Ward b GHS Trott 93 207 6 1
W Brockwell c & b Giffen 5 5 0 0
AE Stoddart* lbw b GHS Trott 11 15 0
JT Brown c Giffen b McKibbin 140 145 16 0
AC MacLaren not out 20 45 0
R Peel not out 15 8 0
Extras (b 6, lb 5, w 2, nb 1) 14
Total (4 wickets; 88.1 overs) 298 (3.37 runs per over)
Did not bat WH Lockwood, FGJ Ford, J Briggs, H Philipson, T Richardson
Fall of wickets 1-5 (Brockwell), 2-28 (Stoddart), 3-238 (Brown), 4-278 (Ward)
Bowling O M R W Econ
G Giffen 31 4 106 1 3.41
GHS Trott 20.1 1 63 2 3.12
AE Trott 19 2 56 0 2.94
TR McKibbin 14 2 47 1 3.35
W Bruce 3 1 10 0 3.33
JJ Lyons 1 0 2 0 2.00
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series England won the 5-match series 3-2
Test debut TR McKibbin (Australia)
Umpires T Flynn and J Phillips
Close of play
Fri, 1 Mar - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 282/4 (SE Gregory 70*, J Darling 72*)
Sat, 2 Mar - day 2 - England 1st innings 200/4 (AC MacLaren 40*, R Peel 18*)
Sun, 3 Mar - rest day
Mon, 4 Mar - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 69/1 (GHS Trott 37*, G Giffen 14*)
Tue, 5 Mar - day 4 - England 2nd innings 28/1 (A Ward 6*, AE Stoddart 11*)
Wed, 6 Mar - day 5 - England 2nd innings 298/4 (88.1 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • JT Brown (140) scored his first fifty in only 28 minutes. His hundred took 95 minutes.
 
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Series Results
Australia v England at Melbourne - Mar 1-6, 1895
England won by 6 wickets
Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 1-4, 1895
Australia won by an innings and 147 runs
Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 11-15, 1895
Australia won by 382 runs
Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 29, 1894 - Jan 3, 1895
England won by 94 runs
Australia v England at Sydney - Dec 14-20, 1894
England won by 10 runs
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Photos

Mar 2, 1895

Play underway in the fifth Test between England and Australia at Melbourne, with Harry Trott bowling to Albert Ward, whose partner is his captain, AE Stoddart, March 2, 1895

Play underway in the fifth Test between England and Australia at Melbourne in 1895

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