Australia tour of England, 1938 / Scorecard

Australians 1st innings R M 4s 6s
JHW Fingleton b Brown 47
WA Brown c †Brooks b Watts 96
DG Bradman* c †Brooks b Watts 143 200 11 0
CL Badcock c & b Brown 32
AL Hassett c Squires b Berry 98
AG Chipperfield b Gover 20
MG Waite c †Brooks b Watts 35
BA Barnett not out 33
ECS White b Berry 7
FA Ward b Brown 0
WJ O'Reilly c †Brooks b Brown 0
Extras (b 8, lb 8, nb 1) 17
Total (all out; 153 overs) 528 (3.45 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-90, 2-210, 3-290, 4-349, 5-383, 6-460, 7-501, 8-523, 9-528, 10-528
Bowling O M R W Econ
AR Gover 30 4 100 1 3.33
EA Watts 23 4 69 3 3.00
F Berry 33 6 92 2 2.78
FR Brown 35 0 147 4 4.20
HS Squires 20 2 68 0 3.40
RJ Gregory 9 3 23 0 2.55
HM Garland-Wells 3 0 12 0 4.00
Surrey 1st innings R
RJ Gregory c Hassett b O'Reilly 60
LB Fishlock st †Barnett b O'Reilly 24
HS Squires b O'Reilly 7
HT Barling lbw b Ward 67
ERT Holmes* c Brown b O'Reilly 10
HM Garland-Wells c Brown b O'Reilly 2
FR Brown b O'Reilly 15
F Berry c †Barnett b Ward 31
EA Watts b O'Reilly 22
EWJ Brooks not out 16
AR Gover b O'Reilly 0
Extras (b 8, lb 9) 17
Total (all out; 98 overs) 271 (2.76 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-54, 2-66, 3-129, 4-140, 5-150, 6-188, 7-206, 8-251, 9-271, 10-271
Bowling O M R W Econ
MG Waite 15 3 34 0 2.26
WJ O'Reilly 36 9 104 8 2.88
FA Ward 30 6 96 2 3.20
ECS White 17 8 20 0 1.17
Australians 2nd innings R
CL Badcock c Watts b Gregory 95
BA Barnett not out 120
AG Chipperfield c †Brooks b Gregory 6
ECS White not out 5
Extras (b 4, lb 1, nb 1) 6
Total (2 wickets dec; 60 overs) 232 (3.86 runs per over)
Did not bat JHW Fingleton, WA Brown, DG Bradman*, AL Hassett, MG Waite, FA Ward, WJ O'Reilly
Fall of wickets 1-206, 2-214
Bowling O M R W Econ
AR Gover 5 0 20 0 4.00
EA Watts 10 1 47 0 4.70
F Berry 6 3 12 0 2.00
FR Brown 5 0 23 0 4.60
HS Squires 8 2 29 0 3.62
RJ Gregory 7 4 10 2 1.42
HM Garland-Wells 15 1 62 0 4.13
ERT Holmes 4 0 23 0 5.75
Surrey 2nd innings (target: 490 runs) R M 4s 6s
RJ Gregory retired hurt 5
LB Fishlock c White b Chipperfield 93 70 12 2
HS Squires not out 4
Extras (lb 2) 2
Total (1 wicket; 29.1 overs) 104 (3.56 runs per over)
Did not bat HT Barling, ERT Holmes*, HM Garland-Wells, FR Brown, F Berry, EA Watts, EWJ Brooks, AR Gover
Fall of wickets 0-56* (Gregory, retired not out), 1-104
Bowling O M R W Econ
MG Waite 7 4 4 0 0.57
WJ O'Reilly 4 2 12 0 3.00
FA Ward 8 1 50 0 6.25
ECS White 7 1 16 0 2.28
AG Chipperfield 3.1 1 20 1 6.31
Match details
Toss Surrey, who chose to field
Umpires A Dolphin and EJ Smith
Close of play
Sat, 21 May - day 1 - Australians 1st innings 432/5 (AL Hassett 65*, MG Waite 20*)
Sun, 22 May - rest day
Mon, 23 May - day 2 - Surrey 1st innings 269/8 (EA Watts 21*, EWJ Brooks 15*)
Tue, 24 May - day 3 - Surrey 2nd innings 104/1 (29.1 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • RJ Gregory (2) retired hurt at 56/0
 
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May 21, 1938

A boy watches from the top of a lamppost, while his friends wait below for a commentary, Surrey v Australians, 1st day, The Oval, May 21, 1938

A boy watches from the top of a lamppost, while his friends wait below for a commentary

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