England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia, 1962/63 / Scorecard

Marylebone Cricket Club innings R 4s 6s
Rev.DS Sheppard c Cowper b G Smith 72 11 0
PH Parfitt c Benaud b Flockton 25 2 0
ER Dexter* c Cowper b G Smith 22 3 0
MC Cowdrey b Harvey 42 5 0
TW Graveney c †Grout b Benaud 24 4 0
BR Knight c G Smith b Benaud 33 7 0
AC Smith c Guest b G Smith 6 1 0
FS Trueman not out 22 2 1
DA Allen not out 1 0 0
Extras (b 1, lb 3, w 2) 6
Total (7 wickets dec; 40 overs) 253 (4.74 runs per 6 balls)
Did not bat AV Bedser, JB Statham
Fall of wickets 1-77 (Parfitt), 2-108 (Sheppard), 3-133 (Dexter), 4-164 (Graveney), 5-216 (Cowdrey), 6-226 (Knight), 7-232 (Smith)
Bowling O M R W Econ
CEJ Guest 6 0 30 0 3.75
KD Mackay 6 0 36 0 4.50
RG Flockton 5 1 18 1 2.70
SJE Loxton 3 0 11 0 2.75
R Benaud 8 1 62 2 5.81
G Smith 8 0 61 3 5.71 (2w)
RN Harvey 4 0 29 1 5.43
Prime Minister's XI innings (target: 254 runs) R 4s 6s
RM Cowper c Sheppard b Allen 47 7 0
RG Flockton c Cowdrey b Allen 45 7 0
S Smith st †Smith b Graveney 8 0 0
DL Chipp b Graveney 8 0 0
DG Bradman* b Statham 4 1 0
RN Harvey c Sheppard b Statham 3 0 0
R Benaud c Knight b Bedser 69 8 0
KD Mackay c Sheppard b Allen 48 8 0
CEJ Guest b Allen 5 0 0
ATW Grout c Bedser b Allen 6 1 0
SJE Loxton not out 3 0 0
Extras (b 2, lb 1) 3
Total (all out; 33.4 overs) 249 (5.57 runs per 6 balls)
Did not bat G Smith
Fall of wickets 1-61 (Cowper), 2-101 (Flockton), 3-108 (S Smith), 4-113 (Bradman), 5-115 (Chipp), 6-123 (Harvey), 7-179 (Mackay), 8-204 (Guest), 9-234 (Grout), 10-249 (Benaud)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AV Bedser 10.4 0 80 1 5.71
FS Trueman 3 0 20 0 5.00
DA Allen 9 0 68 5 5.66
JB Statham 3 0 13 2 3.25
TW Graveney 4 0 13 2 2.43
MC Cowdrey 2 0 31 0 11.62
ER Dexter 2 0 21 0 7.87
Match details
Players per side Marylebone Cricket Club 11 ; Prime Minister's XI 12 (11 batting, 11 fielding)
Balls per over 8
Toss Marylebone Cricket Club, who chose to bat
Umpires GF Connolly and JG Humphries
Match notes
  • Scorer: WR Watkins (MCC)
  • AK Davidson deputised as umpire
  • Attendance: About 11000
 
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Tour Results
Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 15-20, 1963
Match drawn
PM's XI v M.C.C. at Canberra - Feb 6, 1963
M.C.C. won by 4 runs
Victoria v M.C.C. at Melbourne - Feb 1-5, 1963
Match drawn
Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 25-30, 1963
Match drawn
Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 11-15, 1963
Australia won by 8 wickets
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