Australia tour of England, 1961 / Scorecard

The Ashes - 2nd Test

England v Australia

Australia won by 5 wickets

England 1st innings R M 4s 6s
G Pullar b Davidson 11 0
R Subba Row lbw b Mackay 48 0
ER Dexter c McKenzie b Misson 27 0
MC Cowdrey* c †Grout b McKenzie 16 3 0
PBH May c †Grout b Davidson 17 0
KF Barrington c Mackay b Davidson 4 1 0
R Illingworth b Misson 13 70 0
JT Murray lbw b Mackay 18 55 0
GAR Lock c †Grout b Davidson 5 0
FS Trueman b Davidson 25 0
JB Statham not out 11 0
Extras (lb 9, w 2) 11
Total (all out; 78.3 overs) 206 (2.62 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-26 (Pullar), 2-87 (Subba Row), 3-87 (Dexter), 4-111 (May), 5-115 (Barrington), 6-127 (Cowdrey), 7-156 (Murray), 8-164 (Illingworth), 9-167 (Lock), 10-206 (Trueman)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AK Davidson 24.3 6 42 5 1.71
GD McKenzie 26 7 81 1 3.11
FM Misson 16 4 48 2 3.00
KD Mackay 12 3 24 2 2.00
Australia 1st innings R M 4s 6s
WM Lawry c †Murray b Dexter 130 369 18 0
CC McDonald b Statham 4 0
RB Simpson c Illingworth b Trueman 0 0 0
RN Harvey* c Barrington b Trueman 27 0
NC O'Neill b Dexter 1 0 0
PJP Burge c †Murray b Statham 46 140 0
AK Davidson lbw b Trueman 6 0
KD Mackay c Barrington b Illingworth 54 0
ATW Grout lbw b Dexter 0 0 0
GD McKenzie b Trueman 34 0
FM Misson not out 25 0
Extras (b 1, lb 12) 13
Total (all out; 139.3 overs) 340 (2.43 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-5 (McDonald), 2-6 (Simpson), 3-81 (Harvey), 4-88 (O'Neill), 5-183 (Burge), 6-194 (Davidson), 7-238 (Lawry), 8-238 (Grout), 9-291 (McKenzie), 10-340 (Mackay)
Bowling O M R W Econ
JB Statham 44 10 89 2 2.02
FS Trueman 34 3 118 4 3.47
ER Dexter 24 7 56 3 2.33
GAR Lock 26 13 48 0 1.84
R Illingworth 11.3 5 16 1 1.39
England 2nd innings R M 4s 6s
G Pullar c †Grout b Misson 42 0
R Subba Row c †Grout b Davidson 8 0
ER Dexter b McKenzie 17 0
MC Cowdrey* c Mackay b Misson 7 1 0
PBH May c †Grout b McKenzie 22 102 0
KF Barrington lbw b Davidson 66 199 11 0
R Illingworth c Harvey b Simpson 0 0 0
JT Murray c †Grout b McKenzie 25 0
GAR Lock b McKenzie 1 0 0
FS Trueman c †Grout b McKenzie 0 0 0
JB Statham not out 2 0 0
Extras (b 1, lb 10, w 1) 12
Total (all out; 97 overs) 202 (2.08 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-33 (Subba Row), 2-63 (Dexter), 3-67 (Pullar), 4-80 (Cowdrey), 5-127 (May), 6-144 (Illingworth), 7-191 (Barrington), 8-199 (Murray), 9-199 (Trueman), 10-202 (Lock)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AK Davidson 24 8 50 2 2.08
GD McKenzie 29 13 37 5 1.27
FM Misson 17 2 66 2 3.88
KD Mackay 8 6 5 0 0.62
RB Simpson 19 10 32 1 1.68
Australia 2nd innings (target: 69 runs) R 4s 6s
WM Lawry c †Murray b Statham 1 0 0
CC McDonald c Illingworth b Trueman 14 0
RN Harvey* c †Murray b Trueman 4 0
NC O'Neill b Statham 0 0 0
PJP Burge not out 37 0
RB Simpson c Illingworth b Statham 15 0
AK Davidson not out 0 0 0
Extras 0
Total (5 wickets; 20.5 overs) 71 (3.40 runs per over)
Did not bat KD Mackay, ATW Grout, GD McKenzie, FM Misson
Fall of wickets 1-15 (McDonald), 2-15 (Lawry), 3-19 (Harvey), 4-19 (O'Neill), 5-58 (Simpson)
Bowling O M R W Econ
JB Statham 10.5 3 31 3 2.86
FS Trueman 10 0 40 2 4.00
Match details
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series Australia led the 5-match series 1-0
Test debut GD McKenzie (Australia)
Umpires CS Elliott and WE Phillipson
Close of play
Thu, 22 Jun - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 42/2 (WM Lawry 32*, RN Harvey 6*)
Fri, 23 Jun - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 286/8 (KD Mackay 32*, GD McKenzie 29*)
Sat, 24 Jun - day 3 - England 2nd innings 178/6 (KF Barrington 59*, JT Murray 14*)
Sun, 25 Jun - rest day
Mon, 26 Jun - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 71/5 (20.5 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 17-22, 1961
Match drawn
England v Australia at Manchester - Jul 27-Aug 1, 1961
Australia won by 54 runs
England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 6-8, 1961
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England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 22-26, 1961
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England v Australia at Birmingham - Jun 8-13, 1961
Match drawn
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