Australia tour of England, 1905 / Scorecard

The Ashes - 5th Test

England v Australia

Match drawn

England 1st innings R M 4s 6s
AC MacLaren c Laver b Cotter 6 0
TW Hayward hit wicket b Hopkins 59 125 8 0
JT Tyldesley b Cotter 16 0
CB Fry b Cotter 144 213 23 0
Hon.FS Jackson* c Armstrong b Laver 76 160 10 0
RH Spooner b Cotter 0 0 0
GH Hirst c Noble b Laver 5 0
EG Arnold c Trumper b Cotter 40 0
W Rhodes b Cotter 36 0
AFA Lilley b Cotter 17 0
W Brearley not out 11 0
Extras (b 11, lb 1, w 1, nb 7) 20
Total (all out; 130 overs) 430 (3.30 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-12 (MacLaren), 2-32 (Tyldesley), 3-132 (Hayward), 4-283 (Fry), 5-291 (Spooner), 6-306 (Hirst), 7-322 (Jackson), 8-394 (Rhodes), 9-418 (Arnold), 10-430 (Lilley)
Bowling O M R W Econ
A Cotter 40 4 148 7 3.70
MA Noble 18 6 51 0 2.83
WW Armstrong 27 7 76 0 2.81
CE McLeod 13 2 47 0 3.61
FJ Laver 17 3 41 2 2.41
AJY Hopkins 11 2 32 1 2.90
RA Duff 4 1 15 0 3.75
Australia 1st innings R M 4s 6s
VT Trumper b Brearley 4 0
RA Duff c & b Hirst 146 197 21 0
C Hill c Rhodes b Brearley 18 0
MA Noble c MacLaren b Jackson 25 0
WW Armstrong c sub b Hirst 18 0
J Darling* b Hirst 57 57 8 1
AJY Hopkins b Brearley 1 0 0
CE McLeod b Brearley 0 0 0
JJ Kelly run out 42 0
A Cotter c Fry b Brearley 6 0
FJ Laver not out 15 0
Extras (b 17, lb 9, w 1, nb 4) 31
Total (all out; 93.1 overs) 363 (3.89 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-5 (Trumper), 2-44 (Hill), 3-159 (Noble), 4-214 (Armstrong), 5-237 (Duff), 6-247 (Hopkins), 7-265 (McLeod), 8-293 (Darling), 9-304 (Cotter), 10-363 (Kelly)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GH Hirst 23 6 86 3 3.73
W Brearley 31.1 8 110 5 3.52
EG Arnold 9 0 50 0 5.55
W Rhodes 21 2 59 0 2.80
Hon.FS Jackson 9 1 27 1 3.00
England 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
EG Arnold b Cotter 0 5 0 0 0.00
TW Hayward lbw b Armstrong 2 0 0
AC MacLaren c †Kelly b Armstrong 6 0
JT Tyldesley not out 112 212 14 0
CB Fry c Armstrong b Noble 16 0
Hon.FS Jackson* b Cotter 31 0
RH Spooner c sub b Noble 79 96 14 0
Extras (b 4, lb 5, w 1, nb 5) 15
Total (6 wickets dec; 80.3 overs) 261 (3.24 runs per over)
Did not bat GH Hirst, W Rhodes, AFA Lilley, W Brearley
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Arnold), 2-8 (MacLaren), 3-13 (Hayward), 4-48 (Fry), 5-103 (Jackson), 6-261 (Spooner)
Bowling O M R W Econ
A Cotter 21 2 73 2 3.47
MA Noble 14.3 3 56 2 3.86
WW Armstrong 30 13 61 2 2.03
CE McLeod 11 2 27 0 2.45
FJ Laver 3 0 18 0 6.00
AJY Hopkins 1 0 11 0 11.00
Australia 2nd innings (target: 329 runs) R 4s 6s
VT Trumper c Spooner b Brearley 28 0
AJY Hopkins run out 10 0
C Hill b Arnold 34 0
MA Noble b Hirst 3 0 0
WW Armstrong not out 32 0
J Darling* not out 12 0
Extras (b 4, lb 1) 5
Total (4 wickets; 37 overs) 124 (3.35 runs per over)
Did not bat RA Duff, CE McLeod, JJ Kelly, A Cotter, FJ Laver
Fall of wickets 1-27 (Hopkins), 2-49 (Trumper), 3-58 (Noble), 4-92 (Hill)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GH Hirst 9 2 32 1 3.55
W Brearley 11 2 41 1 3.72
EG Arnold 9 2 17 1 1.88
W Rhodes 8 0 29 0 3.62
Match details
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series England won the 5-match series 2-0
Umpires J Phillips (Australia) and WAJ West
Close of play
Mon, 14 Aug - day 1 - England 1st innings 381/7 (EG Arnold 25*, W Rhodes 32*)
Tue, 15 Aug - day 2 - England 2nd innings 0/1 (TW Hayward 0*)
Wed, 16 Aug - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 124/4 (37 ov) - end of match
 
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May 29, 1905

The England and Australia sides at The Oval Test, 1905

The England and Australia sides at The Oval Test

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