England tour of Australia, 4th Test: Australia v England at Melbourne, Feb 13-18, 1925
The Ashes - 4th Test
England won by an innings and 29 runs
13,14,16,17,18 February 1925 (timeless match)
  England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
JB Hobbs st †Oldfield b Ryder 66 128 147 5 0 44.89
H Sutcliffe lbw b Mailey 143 295 339 14 0 42.18
JW Hearne c Bardsley b Richardson 44 101 106 2 0 41.50
FE Woolley st †Oldfield b Mailey 40 79 64 4 0 62.50
EH Hendren b Ryder 65 114 132 4 0 49.24
APF Chapman st †Oldfield b Mailey 12 31 39 1 0 30.76
WW Whysall st †Oldfield b Kelleway 76 203 212 6 0 35.84
R Kilner lbw b Kelleway 74 149 154 11 0 48.05
AER Gilligan* c †Oldfield b Kelleway 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
MW Tate c Taylor b Mailey 8 21 20 1 0 40.00
H Strudwick not out 7 12 8 0 0 87.50
Extras (b 6, lb 2, w 3, nb 2) 13
  Total (all out; 151.6 overs) 548 (2.70 runs per 6 balls)
  Bowling O M R W Econ
  JM Gregory 22 1 102 0 3.47
  C Kelleway 29 5 70 3 1.81
  AA Mailey 43.6 2 186 4 3.18
  J Ryder 25 3 83 2 2.49
  AJ Richardson 26 8 76 1 2.19
  HL Collins 6 1 18 0 2.25
  Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
HL Collins* c Kilner b Tate 22 29 2 0
AJ Richardson b Hearne 19 67 2 0
J Ryder b Tate 0 1 2 0 0 0.00
W Bardsley run out 24 18 4 0
WH Ponsford c †Strudwick b Hearne 21 45 0 0
JM Taylor c Hendren b Woolley 86 138 9 0
TJE Andrews c Hearne b Kilner 35 44 2 0
C Kelleway lbw b Kilner 1 14 0 0
JM Gregory c Woolley b Hearne 38 74 3 1
WAS Oldfield c Chapman b Kilner 3 8 0 0
AA Mailey not out 4 16 0 0
Extras (b 13, lb 2, nb 1) 16
  Total (all out; 63.3 overs) 269 (3.18 runs per 6 balls)
  Bowling O M R W Econ
  MW Tate 16 2 70 2 3.28
  AER Gilligan 6 1 24 0 3.00
  JW Hearne 19.3 1 77 3 2.98
  R Kilner 13 1 29 3 1.67
  FE Woolley 9 1 53 1 4.41
  Australia 2nd innings (following on) R M B 4s 6s SR
HL Collins* c Whysall b Kilner 1 5 4 0 0 25.00
W Bardsley b Tate 0 11 6 0 0 0.00
JM Gregory c Sutcliffe b Kilner 45 56 6 0
JM Taylor c Woolley b Gilligan 68 184 3 0
J Ryder lbw b Woolley 38 70 3 0
C Kelleway c †Strudwick b Tate 42 99 4 0
TJE Andrews c †Strudwick b Tate 3 6 0 0
WH Ponsford b Tate 19 39 0 0
AJ Richardson lbw b Hearne 3 13 0 0
WAS Oldfield b Tate 8 20 2 0
AA Mailey not out 8 14 0 0
Extras (b 15) 15
  Total (all out; 74.5 overs) 250 (2.51 runs per 6 balls)
  Bowling O M R W Econ
  MW Tate 25.5 6 75 5 2.19
  AER Gilligan 7 0 26 1 2.78
  JW Hearne 20 0 76 1 2.85
  R Kilner 16 3 41 2 1.92
  FE Woolley 6 0 17 1 2.12

Match details


Balls per over 8
Toss - England, who chose to bat
Series - Australia led the 5-match series 3-1
Umpires - RM Crockett and DA Elder
Close of play
  • Fri, 13 Feb - day 1 - England 1st innings 282/2 (H Sutcliffe 141*, FE Woolley 26*)
  • Sat, 14 Feb - day 2 - England 1st innings 548
  • Sun, 15 Feb - rest day
  • Mon, 16 Feb - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 168/5 (JM Taylor 42*, TJE Andrews 33*)
  • Tue, 17 Feb - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 175/4 (JM Taylor 59*, C Kelleway 23*)
  • Wed, 18 Feb - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 250 (74.5 ov) - end of match
 
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