England in Australia Test Series - 2nd Test

Australia v England

England won by 4 wickets

Australia 1st innings R M 4s 6s
NFD Thomson lbw b Hill 18 0
C Bannerman b Hill 10 55 0
JM Blackham c Lillywhite b Hill 5 0
TW Garrett b Hill 12 0
TJD Kelly b Ulyett 19 0
WE Midwinter c Emmett b Lillywhite 31 0
FR Spofforth b Ulyett 0 0 0
WL Murdoch run out 3 0 0
TK Kendall b Lillywhite 7 0
DW Gregory* not out 1 0 0
JR Hodges run out 2 0 0
Extras (b 8, lb 5, w 1) 14
Total (all out; 112.1 overs) 122 (1.63 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-29 (Thomson), 2-30 (Bannerman), 3-50 (Garrett), 4-60 (Blackham), 5-96 (Kelly), 6-104 (Spofforth), 7-108 (Midwinter), 8-114 (Murdoch), 9-119 (Kendall), 10-122 (Hodges)
Bowling O M R W Econ
A Shaw 42 27 30 0 1.07
James Lillywhite jnr 29 17 36 2 1.86
A Hill 27 12 27 4 1.50
G Ulyett 14.1 6 15 2 1.57
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
H Jupp b Kendall 0 2 4 0 0 0.00
A Shaw st †Blackham b Spofforth 1 0 0
A Greenwood b Hodges 49 0
HRJ Charlwood c Kelly b Kendall 14 0
J Selby b Kendall 7 0
G Ulyett b Spofforth 52 95 5 0
T Emmett c Kendall b Spofforth 48 0
A Hill run out 49 0
T Armitage c Thomson b Midwinter 21 0
James Lillywhite jnr* not out 2 0 0
J Southerton c Thomson b Kendall 0 0 0
Extras (b 5, lb 12, nb 1) 18
Total (all out; 130.2 overs) 261 (3.00 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Jupp), 2-4 (Shaw), 3-55 (Charlwood), 4-72 (Selby), 5-88 (Greenwood), 6-162 (Ulyett), 7-196 (Emmett), 8-255 (Armitage), 9-259 (Hill), 10-261 (Southerton)
Bowling O M R W Econ
TK Kendall 52.2 21 82 4 2.34
FR Spofforth 29 6 67 3 3.46
WE Midwinter 21 8 30 1 2.14
JR Hodges 12 2 37 1 4.62
TW Garrett 5 2 10 0 3.00
NFD Thomson 11 6 17 0 2.31
Australia 2nd innings R M 4s 6s
NFD Thomson b Lillywhite 41 0
DW Gregory* c Ulyett b Lillywhite 43 0
C Bannerman c Jupp b Ulyett 30 13 1
TJD Kelly b Southerton 35 8 0
WL Murdoch c Shaw b Southerton 8 0
WE Midwinter c Greenwood b Lillywhite 12 0
TW Garrett c Jupp b Lillywhite 18 0
FR Spofforth b Hill 17 0
TK Kendall b Southerton 12 0
JM Blackham lbw b Southerton 26 0
JR Hodges not out 0 0 0
Extras (b 10, lb 7) 17
Total (all out; 154.3 overs) 259 (2.51 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-88 (Gregory), 2-112 (Thomson), 3-135 (Bannerman), 4-164 (Murdoch), 5-169 (Kelly), 6-196 (Garrett), 7-203 (Midwinter), 8-221 (Kendall), 9-259 (Spofforth), 10-259 (Blackham)
Bowling O M R W Econ
A Shaw 32 19 27 0 1.26
James Lillywhite jnr 41 15 70 4 2.56
A Hill 21 9 43 1 3.07
G Ulyett 19 9 33 1 2.60
T Emmett 13 6 23 0 2.65
J Southerton 28.3 13 46 4 2.40
England 2nd innings (target: 121 runs) R M 4s 6s
H Jupp b Kendall 1 0 0
J Selby b Spofforth 2 0 0
A Greenwood c †Murdoch b Hodges 22 0
HRJ Charlwood b Kendall 0 0 0
G Ulyett c Spofforth b Hodges 63 90 5 1
T Emmett b Midwinter 8 0
A Hill not out 17 0
A Shaw not out 0 0 0
Extras (b 8, lb 1) 9
Total (6 wickets; 52.1 overs) 122 (3.50 runs per 6 balls)
Did not bat T Armitage, James Lillywhite jnr*, J Southerton
Fall of wickets 1-2 (Jupp), 2-8 (Selby), 3-9 (Charlwood), 4-54 (Greenwood), 5-76 (Emmett), 6-112 (Ulyett)
Bowling O M R W Econ
TK Kendall 17 7 24 2 2.11
FR Spofforth 15 3 44 1 4.40
WE Midwinter 13.1 6 25 1 2.83
JR Hodges 6 2 13 2 3.25
TW Garrett 1 0 7 0 10.50
Match details
Balls per over 4
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series 2-match series drawn 1-1
Test debuts TJD Kelly, WL Murdoch and FR Spofforth (Australia)
Umpires S Cosstick and RB Terry
Close of play
Sat, 31 Mar - day 1 - England 1st innings 7/2 (A Greenwood 4*, HRJ Charlwood 2*)
Sun, 1 Apr - rest day
Mon, 2 Apr - day 2 - England 1st innings 261
Tue, 3 Apr - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 207/7 (FR Spofforth 3*, TK Kendall 4*)
Wed, 4 Apr - day 4 - England 2nd innings 122/6 (52.1 ov) - end of match
 
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Mar 1, 1877

Charles Bannerman, the scorer of Test cricket first run and first hundred, March 1877

Charles Bannerman, the scorer of Test cricket first run and first hundred

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Oct 24, 1876

The 1876-77 squad which played the first Test against Australia at Melbourne in March 1877 pictured shortly before they left England.  Back: Harry Jupp, Tom Emmett, Alfred Hogben (a sponsor of the trip), Allan Hill, Tom Armitage. Front: Ted Pooley, James Southerton, James Lillywhite jnr, Alfred Shaw, George Ulyett, Andrew Greenwood. On ground: Harry Charlwood, John Selby.

The 1876-77 squad which played the first Test against Australia

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