Australia tour of England, 1938 / Scorecard

The Ashes - 1st Test

England v Australia

Match drawn

England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
CJ Barnett b McCormick 126 172 188 18 0 67.02
L Hutton lbw b Fleetwood-Smith 100 199 221 14 0 45.24
WJ Edrich b O'Reilly 5 31 30 1 0 16.66
WR Hammond* b O'Reilly 26 52 63 4 0 41.26
E Paynter not out 216 319 333 26 1 64.86
DCS Compton c Badcock b Fleetwood-Smith 102 138 173 15 0 58.95
LEG Ames b Fleetwood-Smith 46 54 70 6 0 65.71
H Verity b Fleetwood-Smith 3 23 22 0 0 13.63
RA Sinfield lbw b O'Reilly 6 20 20 0 0 30.00
DVP Wright not out 1 30 19 0 0 5.26
Extras (b 1, lb 22, nb 4) 27
Total (8 wickets dec; 188 overs) 658 (3.50 runs per over)
Did not bat K Farnes
Fall of wickets 1-219 (Barnett), 2-240 (Hutton), 3-244 (Edrich), 4-281 (Hammond), 5-487 (Compton), 6-577 (Ames), 7-597 (Verity), 8-626 (Sinfield)
Bowling O M R W Econ
EL McCormick 32 4 108 1 3.37
WJ O'Reilly 56 11 164 3 2.92
SJ McCabe 21 5 64 0 3.04
LO Fleetwood-Smith 49 9 153 4 3.12
FA Ward 30 2 142 0 4.73
Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
JHW Fingleton b Wright 9 37 36 0 0 25.00
WA Brown c †Ames b Farnes 48 152 192 5 0 25.00
DG Bradman* c †Ames b Sinfield 51 89 96 5 0 53.12
SJ McCabe c Compton b Verity 232 235 277 34 1 83.75
FA Ward b Farnes 2 15 16 0 0 12.50
AL Hassett c Hammond b Wright 1 9 10 0 0 10.00
CL Badcock b Wright 9 47 54 0 0 16.66
BA Barnett c Wright b Farnes 22 55 56 2 0 39.28
WJ O'Reilly c Paynter b Farnes 9 35 25 1 0 36.00
EL McCormick b Wright 2 11 6 0 0 33.33
LO Fleetwood-Smith not out 5 28 18 1 0 27.77
Extras (b 10, lb 10, w 1) 21
Total (all out; 130.3 overs) 411 (3.14 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-34 (Fingleton), 2-111 (Bradman), 3-134 (Brown), 4-144 (Ward), 5-151 (Hassett), 6-194 (Badcock), 7-263 (Barnett), 8-319 (O'Reilly), 9-334 (McCormick), 10-411 (McCabe)
Bowling O M R W Econ
K Farnes 37 11 106 4 2.86
WR Hammond 19 7 44 0 2.31
RA Sinfield 28 8 51 1 1.82
DVP Wright 39 6 153 4 3.92
H Verity 7.3 0 36 1 4.80
Australia 2nd innings (following on) R M B 4s 6s SR
JHW Fingleton c Hammond b Edrich 40 133 152 5 0 26.31
WA Brown c Paynter b Verity 133 320 378 13 0 35.18
DG Bradman* not out 144 365 379 5 0 37.99
SJ McCabe c Hammond b Verity 39 59 73 6 0 53.42
AL Hassett c Compton b Verity 2 8 9 0 0 22.22
CL Badcock b Wright 5 35 26 0 0 19.23
BA Barnett lbw b Sinfield 31 55 70 5 0 44.28
FA Ward not out 7 14 22 1 0 31.81
Extras (b 5, lb 16, nb 5) 26
Total (6 wickets dec; 184 overs) 427 (2.32 runs per over)
Did not bat WJ O'Reilly, EL McCormick, LO Fleetwood-Smith
Fall of wickets 1-89 (Fingleton), 2-259 (Brown), 3-331 (McCabe), 4-337 (Hassett), 5-369 (Badcock), 6-417 (Barnett)
Bowling O M R W Econ
K Farnes 24 2 78 0 3.25
WR Hammond 12 6 15 0 1.25
RA Sinfield 35 8 72 1 2.05
DVP Wright 37 8 85 1 2.29
H Verity 62 27 102 3 1.64
WJ Edrich 13 2 39 1 3.00
CJ Barnett 1 0 10 0 10.00
Match details
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series 5-match series level 0-0
Test debuts BA Barnett and AL Hassett (Australia); WJ Edrich, RA Sinfield and DVP Wright (England)
Umpires F Chester and E Robinson
Close of play
Fri, 10 Jun - day 1 - England 1st innings 422/4 (E Paynter 75*, DCS Compton 69*)
Sat, 11 Jun - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 138/3 (SJ McCabe 19*, FA Ward 0*)
Sun, 12 Jun - rest day
Mon, 13 Jun - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 102/1 (WA Brown 51*, DG Bradman 3*)
Tue, 14 Jun - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 427/6d (184 ov) - end of match
 
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England won by an innings and 579 runs
England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 22-25, 1938
Australia won by 5 wickets
England v Australia at Manchester - Jul 8-12, 1938
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
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Photos

Jun 13, 1938

Stan McCabe is applauded after his 232, England v Australia, 1st Test, Trent Bridge, 3rd day, June 13, 1938

Stan McCabe is applauded after his 232 at Trent Bridge

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Jun 10, 1938

A high-class dismissal: Bill O'Reilly bowls Wally Hammond for 26, England v Australia, 1st Test, Trent Bridge, 1938

Bill O'Reilly bowls Wally Hammond for 26

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