Australia tour of West Indies, 1955 / Scorecard

Australia in West Indies Test Series - 5th Test

West Indies v Australia

Australia won by an innings and 82 runs

West Indies 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
JKC Holt c †Langley b Miller 4 0
HA Furlonge c Benaud b Lindwall 4 1 0
CL Walcott c †Langley b Miller 155 294 23 0
ED Weekes b Benaud 56 62 10 0
FMM Worrell c †Langley b Lindwall 61 110 0
OG Smith c †Langley b Miller 29 5 1
GS Sobers not out 35 0
DS Atkinson* run out 8 0
CC Depeiaza c †Langley b Miller 0 0 0
FM King b Miller 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
DT Dewdney b Miller 2 0 0
Extras (lb 2, w 1) 3
Total (all out; 94.2 overs) 357 (3.78 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-5 (Furlonge), 2-13 (Holt), 3-95 (Weekes), 4-204 (Worrell), 5-268 (Smith), 6-327 (Walcott), 7-341 (Atkinson), 8-347 (Depeiaza), 9-347 (King), 10-357 (Dewdney)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RR Lindwall 12 2 64 2 5.33
KR Miller 25.2 3 107 6 4.22
RG Archer 11 1 39 0 3.54
R Benaud 24 5 75 1 3.12
IWG Johnson 22 7 69 0 3.13
Australia 1st innings R M 4s 6s
CC McDonald b Worrell 127 323 11 0
LE Favell c Weekes b King 0 0 0
AR Morris lbw b Dewdney 7 0
RN Harvey c Atkinson b Smith 204 410 24 1
KR Miller c Worrell b Atkinson 109 328 15 1
RG Archer c †Depeiaza b Sobers 128 213 19 2
RR Lindwall c †Depeiaza b King 10 0
R Benaud c Worrell b Smith 121 96 18 2
IWG Johnson* not out 27 70 0
Extras (b 8, lb 7, w 9, nb 1) 25
Total (8 wickets dec; 245.4 overs) 758 (3.08 runs per over)
Did not bat GRA Langley, WA Johnston
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Favell), 2-7 (Morris), 3-302 (McDonald), 4-373 (Harvey), 5-593 (Miller), 6-597 (Archer), 7-621 (Lindwall), 8-758 (Benaud)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DT Dewdney 24 4 115 1 4.79
FM King 31 1 126 2 4.06
DS Atkinson 55 20 132 1 2.40
OG Smith 52.4 17 145 2 2.75
FMM Worrell 45 10 116 1 2.57
GS Sobers 38 12 99 1 2.60
West Indies 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
JKC Holt c †Langley b Benaud 21 0
HA Furlonge c sub b Miller 28 0
CC Depeiaza b Miller 7 0
CL Walcott c †Langley b Lindwall 110 0
GS Sobers c Favell b Lindwall 64 181 0
OG Smith c & b Benaud 16 0
FMM Worrell b Johnson 12 77 0
DS Atkinson* c †Langley b Archer 4 0
ED Weekes not out 36 0
FM King c Archer b Johnson 6 2 0 1 300.00
DT Dewdney lbw b Benaud 0 0 0
Extras (b 8, lb 6, w 1) 15
Total (all out; 117.5 overs) 319 (2.70 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-47 (Holt), 2-60 (Depeiaza), 3-65 (Furlonge), 4-244 (Sobers), 5-244 (Walcott), 6-268 (Smith), 7-273 (Atkinson), 8-283 (Worrell), 9-289 (King), 10-319 (Dewdney)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RR Lindwall 19 6 51 2 2.68
KR Miller 19 3 58 2 3.05
RG Archer 27 6 73 1 2.70
R Benaud 29.5 10 76 3 2.54
IWG Johnson 23 10 46 2 2.00
Match details
Toss West Indies, who chose to bat
Series Australia won the 5-match series 3-0
Test debut HA Furlonge (West Indies)
Umpires P Burke and TA Ewart
Close of play
Sat, 11 Jun - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 327/6 (GS Sobers 15*)
Sun, 12 Jun - rest day
Mon, 13 Jun - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 258/2 (CC McDonald 115*, RN Harvey 121*)
Tue, 14 Jun - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 480/4 (KR Miller 70*, RG Archer 57*)
Wed, 15 Jun - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 60/1 (HA Furlonge 28*, CC Depeiaza 7*)
Thu, 16 Jun - day 5 - West Indies 2nd innings 293/9 (ED Weekes 19*, DT Dewdney 0*)
Fri, 17 Jun - day 6 - West Indies 2nd innings 319 (117.5 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
West Indies v Australia at Kingston - Jun 11-17, 1955
Australia won by an innings and 82 runs
West Indies v Australia at Bridgetown - May 14-20, 1955
Match drawn
West Indies v Australia at Georgetown - Apr 26-29, 1955
Australia won by 8 wickets
West Indies v Australia at Port of Spain - Apr 11-16, 1955
Match drawn
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Australia won by 9 wickets
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