England tour of Australia, 1954/55 / Career averages

The Ashes - 2nd Test

Australia v England

England won by 38 runs

Career averages for matches completed by Dec 22, 1954
Australia batting averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0
RG Archer 1953-1954 6 10 1 168 49 18.66 0 0 3
R Benaud 1952-1954 10 17 1 227 45 14.18 0 0 3
JW Burke 1951-1954 4 8 1 201 101* 28.71 1 0 0
AK Davidson 1953-1954 6 12 2 207 76 20.70 0 1 0
LE Favell 1954-1954 2 3 0 65 26 21.66 0 0 0
RN Harvey 1948-1954 31 54 5 3028 205 61.79 12 11 2
GB Hole 1951-1954 17 31 2 773 66 26.65 0 6 2
WA Johnston 1947-1954 34 43 22 258 29 12.28 0 0 6
GRA Langley 1951-1954 16 25 5 237 27 11.85 0 0 2
RR Lindwall 1946-1954 40 57 5 1113 100 21.40 1 5 5
AR Morris 1946-1954 40 69 3 3219 206 48.77 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 6 11 1145 322 12 3/12 6/65 26.83 1.68 95.4 0 0 4 0
R Benaud 1952-1954 10 16 1602 607 17 4/118 5/146 35.70 2.27 94.2 0 0 11 0
JW Burke 1951-1954 4 1 24 7 0 - - - 1.75 - 0 0 5 0
AK Davidson 1953-1954 6 10 950 298 10 2/22 3/59 29.80 1.88 95.0 0 0 6 0
LE Favell 1954-1954 2 - - - - - - - - - - - 1 0
RN Harvey 1948-1954 31 5 130 22 1 1/9 1/9 22.00 1.01 130.0 0 0 10 0
GB Hole 1951-1954 17 14 398 126 3 1/9 1/9 42.00 1.89 132.6 0 0 20 0
WA Johnston 1947-1954 34 67 10157 3446 148 6/44 9/183 23.28 2.03 68.6 6 0 15 0
GRA Langley 1951-1954 16 - - - - - - - - - - - 44 9
RR Lindwall 1946-1954 40 75 9262 3372 168 7/38 9/70 20.07 2.18 55.1 10 0 18 0
AR Morris 1946-1954 40 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
R Appleyard 1954-1954 2 2 1 27 19* 27.00 0 0 0
TE Bailey 1949-1954 29 42 9 1289 134* 39.06 1 7 2
MC Cowdrey 1954-1954 2 4 0 127 54 31.75 0 1 0
WJ Edrich 1938-1954 37 59 2 2402 219 42.14 6 13 2
TG Evans 1946-1954 58 85 10 1654 104 22.05 2 5 7
TW Graveney 1951-1954 23 37 6 1174 175 37.87 1 8 4
L Hutton 1937-1954 74 130 15 6759 364 58.77 19 31 5
PBH May 1951-1954 19 31 1 1150 138 38.33 3 5 2
JB Statham 1951-1954 19 23 6 182 27 10.70 0 0 2
FH Tyson 1954-1954 3 6 1 59 37* 11.80 0 0 1
JH Wardle 1948-1954 14 20 5 405 66 27.00 0 2 0
England bowling averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10 Ct St
R Appleyard 1954-1954 2 4 390 167 8 5/51 7/123 20.87 2.56 48.7 1 0 0 0
TE Bailey 1949-1954 29 47 4973 2296 70 7/34 8/88 32.80 2.77 71.0 3 0 12 0
MC Cowdrey 1954-1954 2 - - - - - - - - - - - 3 0
WJ Edrich 1938-1954 37 51 3234 1693 41 4/68 8/172 41.29 3.14 78.8 0 0 37 0
TG Evans 1946-1954 58 - - - - - - - - - - - 97 37
TW Graveney 1951-1954 23 3 54 68 0 - - - 7.55 - 0 0 20 0
L Hutton 1937-1954 74 13 254 230 2 1/4 1/11 115.00 5.43 127.0 0 0 56 0
PBH May 1951-1954 19 - - - - - - - - - - - 8 0
JB Statham 1951-1954 19 31 3466 1430 49 4/18 6/140 29.18 2.47 70.7 0 0 8 0
FH Tyson 1954-1954 3 5 620 347 16 6/85 10/130 21.68 3.35 38.7 1 1 1 0
JH Wardle 1948-1954 14 25 3198 1002 44 7/56 7/56 22.77 1.87 72.6 1 0 8 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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Photos

Dec 21, 1954

Peter May, on his way to a century in the Sydney Test, drives Bill Johnston, with Archer and Hole hopeful at slip. May's partner is Colin Cowdrey, who made 54 in their crucial stand of 116, December 21, 1954

Peter May on his way to a century in the Sydney Test

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