Australia tour of England, 1896 / Scorecard

The Ashes - 3rd Test

England v Australia

England won by 66 runs

England 1st innings R 4s 6s
WG Grace* c Trott b Giffen 24 0
FS Jackson c McKibbin b Trumble 45 0
KS Ranjitsinhji b Giffen 8 0
R Abel c & b Trumble 26 0
AC MacLaren b Trumble 20 0
TW Hayward b Trumble 0 0 0
EG Wynyard c Darling b McKibbin 10 0
R Peel c Donnan b Trumble 0 0 0
AFA Lilley c Iredale b Trumble 2 0 0
JT Hearne b McKibbin 8 0
T Richardson not out 1 0 0
Extras (lb 1) 1
Total (all out; 81.3 overs) 145 (2.13 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-54 (Grace), 2-78 (Jackson), 3-78 (Ranjitsinhji), 4-114 (MacLaren), 5-114 (Hayward), 6-131 (Wynyard), 7-132 (Peel), 8-135 (Lilley), 9-138 (Abel), 10-145 (Hearne)
Bowling O M R W Econ
G Giffen 32 12 64 2 2.40
H Trumble 40 10 59 6 1.77
TR McKibbin 9.3 0 21 2 2.62
Australia 1st innings R 4s 6s
J Darling c MacLaren b Hearne 47 0
FA Iredale run out 30 0
G Giffen b Hearne 0 0 0
GHS Trott* b Peel 5 0
SE Gregory b Hearne 1 0 0
C Hill run out 1 0 0
H Donnan b Hearne 10 0
JJ Kelly not out 10 0
H Trumble b Hearne 3 0 0
E Jones c MacLaren b Peel 3 0 0
TR McKibbin b Hearne 0 0 0
Extras (b 8, lb 1) 9
Total (all out; 53.1 overs) 119 (2.68 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-75 (Iredale), 2-77 (Darling), 3-82 (Trott), 4-83 (Gregory), 5-84 (Hill), 6-85 (Giffen), 7-112 (Donnan), 8-116 (Trumble), 9-119 (Jones), 10-119 (McKibbin)
Bowling O M R W Econ
R Peel 20 9 30 2 1.80
JT Hearne 26.1 10 41 6 1.87
T Richardson 5 0 22 0 5.28
TW Hayward 2 0 17 0 10.20
England 2nd innings R 4s 6s
WG Grace* b Trumble 9 0
FS Jackson b Trumble 2 0 0
KS Ranjitsinhji st †Kelly b McKibbin 11 0
R Abel c Giffen b Trumble 21 0
AC MacLaren b Jones 6 0
TW Hayward c Trott b Trumble 13 0
EG Wynyard c †Kelly b McKibbin 3 0 0
R Peel b Trumble 0 0 0
AFA Lilley c McKibbin b Trumble 6 0
JT Hearne b McKibbin 1 0 0
T Richardson not out 10 0
Extras (lb 2) 2
Total (all out; 49 overs) 84 (2.05 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-11 (Jackson), 2-12 (Grace), 3-24 (Ranjitsinhji), 4-50 (MacLaren), 5-56 (Abel), 6-67 (Hayward), 7-67 (Wynyard), 8-67 (Peel), 9-68 (Hearne), 10-84 (Lilley)
Bowling O M R W Econ
H Trumble 25 9 30 6 1.44
TR McKibbin 20 8 35 3 2.10
G Giffen 1 0 4 0 4.80
E Jones 3 0 13 1 5.20
Australia 2nd innings (target: 111 runs) R 4s 6s
FA Iredale c Jackson b Hearne 3 0 0
J Darling b Hearne 0 0 0
GHS Trott* c sub (W Brockwell) b Peel 3 0 0
G Giffen b Hearne 1 0 0
SE Gregory c Richardson b Peel 6 0
C Hill b Peel 0 0 0
H Donnan c Hayward b Peel 0 0 0
JJ Kelly lbw b Peel 3 0 0
H Trumble not out 7 0
E Jones b Peel 3 0 0
TR McKibbin c Abel b Hearne 16 0
Extras (b 2) 2
Total (all out; 26 overs) 44 (2.03 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Darling), 2-3 (Iredale), 3-7 (Giffen), 4-7 (Trott), 5-11 (Hill), 6-11 (Donnan), 7-14 (Gregory), 8-19 (Kelly), 9-25 (Jones), 10-44 (McKibbin)
Bowling O M R W Econ
T Richardson 1 1 0 0 0.00
JT Hearne 13 8 19 4 1.75
R Peel 12 5 23 6 2.30
Match details
Balls per over 5
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series England won the 3-match series 2-1
Test debut EG Wynyard (England)
Umpires W Hearn and J Phillips (Australia)
Close of play
Mon, 10 Aug - day 1 - England 1st innings 69/1 (FS Jackson 39*, KS Ranjitsinhji 5*)
Tue, 11 Aug - day 2 - England 2nd innings 60/5 (TW Hayward 9*, EG Wynyard 0*)
Wed, 12 Aug - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 44 (26 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • Rain prevented play until 4.55pm. on the first day, caused 24 wickets to fall on the second, and led to Australia being dismissed for their lowest total in England until 1902.
  • Peel ended his Test career with the splendid analysis of 6 for 23; the fourth of those wickets was his hundreth in Test matches.
  • Five players threatened strike action before the start because of a dispute over match fees. Although Abel, Hayward and Richardson relented, Gunn and Lohmann refused to play.
 
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Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 10-12, 1896
England won by 66 runs
England v Australia at Manchester - Jul 16-18, 1896
Australia won by 3 wickets
England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 22-24, 1896
England won by 6 wickets
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