England tour of Australia, 1954/55 / Career averages

The Ashes - 1st Test

Australia v England

Australia won by an innings and 154 runs

Career averages for matches completed by Dec 1, 1954
Australia batting averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0
RG Archer 1953-1954 5 8 1 113 49 16.14 0 0 3
R Benaud 1952-1954 9 15 1 195 45 13.92 0 0 3
LE Favell 1954-1954 1 1 0 23 23 23.00 0 0 0
RN Harvey 1948-1954 30 52 4 2924 205 60.91 12 10 2
GB Hole 1951-1954 16 29 2 761 66 28.18 0 6 1
IWG Johnson 1946-1954 29 41 5 564 77 15.66 0 3 6
WA Johnston 1947-1954 33 41 21 247 29 12.35 0 0 6
GRA Langley 1951-1954 15 23 5 232 27 12.88 0 0 1
RR Lindwall 1946-1954 39 55 5 1086 100 21.72 1 5 5
KR Miller 1946-1954 41 63 6 2166 145* 38.00 4 12 3
AR Morris 1946-1954 39 67 3 3197 206 49.95 11 11 4
Australia bowling averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10 Ct St
RG Archer 1953-1954 5 9 873 257 6 1/12 2/58 42.83 1.76 145.5 0 0 3 0
R Benaud 1952-1954 9 15 1450 565 16 4/118 5/146 35.31 2.33 90.6 0 0 9 0
LE Favell 1954-1954 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
RN Harvey 1948-1954 30 5 130 22 1 1/9 1/9 22.00 1.01 130.0 0 0 10 0
GB Hole 1951-1954 16 14 398 126 3 1/9 1/9 42.00 1.89 132.6 0 0 19 0
IWG Johnson 1946-1954 29 49 6088 2170 75 6/42 8/94 28.93 2.13 81.1 2 0 21 0
WA Johnston 1947-1954 33 65 9895 3320 142 6/44 9/183 23.38 2.01 69.6 6 0 14 0
GRA Langley 1951-1954 15 - - - - - - - - - - - 39 9
RR Lindwall 1946-1954 39 73 8878 3256 163 7/38 9/70 19.97 2.20 54.4 10 0 17 0
KR Miller 1946-1954 41 71 7402 2546 119 7/60 9/77 21.39 2.06 62.2 4 0 33 0
AR Morris 1946-1954 39 6 111 50 2 1/5 1/5 25.00 2.70 55.5 0 0 15 0
England batting averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0
KV Andrew 1954-1954 1 2 0 11 6 5.50 0 0 0
TE Bailey 1949-1954 28 40 9 1283 134* 41.38 1 7 1
AV Bedser 1946-1954 50 69 15 710 79 13.14 0 1 11
DCS Compton 1937-1954 64 105 13 4755 278 51.68 16 21 9
MC Cowdrey 1954-1954 1 2 0 50 40 25.00 0 0 0
WJ Edrich 1938-1954 36 57 2 2363 219 42.96 6 13 2
L Hutton 1937-1954 73 128 15 6701 364 59.30 19 31 5
PBH May 1951-1954 18 29 1 1041 138 37.17 2 5 2
RT Simpson 1948-1954 25 43 3 1357 156* 33.92 4 6 6
JB Statham 1951-1954 18 21 5 143 27 8.93 0 0 2
FH Tyson 1954-1954 2 4 1 50 37* 16.66 0 0 0
England bowling averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10 Ct St
KV Andrew 1954-1954 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
TE Bailey 1949-1954 28 45 4785 2216 66 7/34 8/88 33.57 2.77 72.5 3 0 12 0
AV Bedser 1946-1954 50 90 15672 5723 232 7/44 14/99 24.66 2.19 67.5 15 5 26 0
DCS Compton 1937-1954 64 64 2686 1402 25 5/70 5/77 56.08 3.13 107.4 1 0 48 0
MC Cowdrey 1954-1954 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 2 0
WJ Edrich 1938-1954 36 51 3234 1693 41 4/68 8/172 41.29 3.14 78.8 0 0 36 0
L Hutton 1937-1954 73 13 254 230 2 1/4 1/11 115.00 5.43 127.0 0 0 54 0
PBH May 1951-1954 18 - - - - - - - - - - - 8 0
RT Simpson 1948-1954 25 3 45 22 2 2/4 2/4 11.00 2.93 22.5 0 0 5 0
JB Statham 1951-1954 18 29 3170 1302 44 4/18 6/140 29.59 2.46 72.0 0 0 8 0
FH Tyson 1954-1954 2 3 368 217 6 4/35 5/57 36.16 3.53 61.3 0 0 0 0
Series Results
Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 25-Mar 3, 1955
Match drawn
Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 28-Feb 2, 1955
England won by 5 wickets
Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 31, 1954 - Jan 5, 1955
England won by 128 runs
Australia v England at Sydney - Dec 17-22, 1954
England won by 38 runs
Australia v England at Brisbane - Nov 26-Dec 1, 1954
Australia won by an innings and 154 runs
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Nov 30, 1954

Alec Bedser turns to see that he has been clean bowled by Ian Johnson, Australia v England, 1st Test, Melbourne, November 30, 1954

Alec Bedser turns to see that he has been clean bowled by Ian Johnson

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Nov 25, 1954

Les Favell bats in the nets before making his Test debut, Brisbane, November 25, 1954

Les Favell bats in the nets before making his Test debut

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