Australia tour of West Indies, 1955 / Scorecard

Australia in West Indies Test Series - 3rd Test

West Indies v Australia

Australia won by 8 wickets

West Indies 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
JKC Holt c & b Miller 12 25 0
JB Stollmeyer* c Archer b Miller 16 0
CL Walcott c & b Archer 8 0
ED Weekes c Archer b Benaud 81 120 11 0
FMM Worrell c Johnson b Archer 9 0
GS Sobers c Watson b Johnson 12 0
DS Atkinson b Lindwall 13 0
CC Depeiaza not out 16 0
NE Marshall b Benaud 0 1 0 0 0.00
S Ramadhin c Archer b Benaud 0 2 0 0 0.00
FM King c †Langley b Benaud 13 0
Extras (b 1, lb 1) 2
Total (all out; 43.5 overs) 182 (4.15 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-23 (Holt), 2-30 (Stollmeyer), 3-42 (Walcott), 4-52 (Worrell), 5-83 (Sobers), 6-124 (Atkinson), 7-156 (Weekes), 8-156 (Marshall), 9-160 (Ramadhin), 10-182 (King)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RR Lindwall 12 0 44 1 3.66
KR Miller 9 1 33 2 3.66
RG Archer 10 0 46 2 4.60
IWG Johnson 9 1 42 1 4.66
R Benaud 3.5 1 15 4 3.91
Australia 1st innings R M 4s 6s
CC McDonald b Atkinson 61 230 8 0
AR Morris c Sobers b Atkinson 44 0
RN Harvey c Holt b Ramadhin 38 0
WJ Watson c & b Ramadhin 6 1 0
KR Miller c †Depeiaza b Sobers 33 1
R Benaud c sub b Marshall 68 132 8 2
RG Archer st †Depeiaza b Sobers 2 0 0
IWG Johnson* c Stollmeyer b Sobers 0 0 0
RR Lindwall b Atkinson 2 0 0
GRA Langley not out 1 0 0
WA Johnston absent hurt -
Extras (lb 2) 2
Total (all out; 134.3 overs) 257 (1.91 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-71 (Morris), 2-135 (Harvey), 3-147 (Watson), 4-161 (McDonald), 5-215 (Miller), 6-231 (Archer), 7-231 (Johnson), 8-238 (Lindwall), 9-257 (Benaud)
Bowling O M R W Econ
FM King 12 1 37 0 3.08
FMM Worrell 9 2 17 0 1.88
S Ramadhin 26 9 55 2 2.11
DS Atkinson 37 13 85 3 2.29
NE Marshall 33.3 16 40 1 1.19
JB Stollmeyer 1 0 1 0 1.00
GS Sobers 16 10 20 3 1.25
West Indies 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
JKC Holt c †Langley b Miller 6 0
JB Stollmeyer* c & b Johnson 17 0
CL Walcott hit wicket b Lindwall 73 0
ED Weekes c †Langley b Johnson 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
FMM Worrell hit wicket b Benaud 56 0
CC Depeiaza st †Langley b Johnson 13 0
DS Atkinson st †Langley b Johnson 16 0
GS Sobers b Johnson 11 0
NE Marshall c sub b Johnson 8 0
S Ramadhin st †Langley b Johnson 2 0 0
FM King not out 0 0 0
Extras (b 1, lb 2, nb 2) 5
Total (all out; 75.2 overs) 207 (2.74 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-25 (Holt), 2-25 (Stollmeyer), 3-25 (Weekes), 4-150 (Walcott), 5-162 (Worrell), 6-175 (Depeiaza), 7-186 (Atkinson), 8-204 (Marshall), 9-204 (Sobers), 10-207 (Ramadhin)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RR Lindwall 18 1 54 1 3.00
KR Miller 9 3 18 1 2.00
RG Archer 12 3 43 0 3.58
IWG Johnson 22.2 10 44 7 1.97
R Benaud 14 3 43 1 3.07
Australia 2nd innings (target: 133 runs) R M 4s 6s
CC McDonald b Atkinson 31 93 0
AR Morris c Walcott b Marshall 38 96 3 0
RN Harvey not out 41 0
WJ Watson not out 22 0
Extras (nb 1) 1
Total (2 wickets; 58.5 overs) 133 (2.26 runs per over)
Did not bat KR Miller, R Benaud, RG Archer, IWG Johnson*, RR Lindwall, GRA Langley, WA Johnston
Fall of wickets 1-70 (McDonald), 2-70 (Morris)
Bowling O M R W Econ
FM King 3 0 10 0 3.33
FMM Worrell 7 2 20 0 2.85
S Ramadhin 9 1 29 0 3.22
DS Atkinson 15.5 5 32 1 2.02
NE Marshall 13 6 22 1 1.69
GS Sobers 11 4 19 0 1.72
Match details
Toss West Indies, who chose to bat
Series Australia led the 5-match series 2-0
Test debuts CC Depeiaza and NE Marshall (West Indies)
Umpires ES Gillette and EN Lee Kow
Close of play
Tue, 26 Apr - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 83/1 (CC McDonald 32*, RN Harvey 6*)
Wed, 27 Apr - day 2 - West Indies 2nd innings 17/0 (JKC Holt 5*, JB Stollmeyer 11*)
Thu, 28 Apr - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 40/0 (CC McDonald 20*, AR Morris 19*)
Fri, 29 Apr - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 133/2 (58.5 ov) - end of match
 
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