The Ashes - 3rd Test

England v Australia

England won by 8 wickets

Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
CC McDonald st †Murray b Lock 54 180 0
WM Lawry lbw b Lock 28 110 0
RN Harvey c Lock b Trueman 73 150 0
NC O'Neill c Cowdrey b Trueman 27 70 0
PJP Burge c Cowdrey b Jackson 5 0
KD Mackay lbw b Jackson 6 0
RB Simpson lbw b Trueman 2 0 0
AK Davidson not out 22 1
R Benaud* b Trueman 0 1 0 0 0.00
ATW Grout c †Murray b Trueman 3 0 0
GD McKenzie b Allen 8 0
Extras (b 7, lb 2) 9
Total (all out; 110 overs) 237 (2.15 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-65 (Lawry), 2-113 (McDonald), 3-187 (O'Neill), 4-192 (Harvey), 5-196 (Burge), 6-203 (Simpson), 7-203 (Mackay), 8-204 (Benaud), 9-208 (Grout), 10-237 (McKenzie)
Bowling O M R W Econ
FS Trueman 22 5 58 5 2.63
HL Jackson 31 11 57 2 1.83
DA Allen 28 12 45 1 1.60
GAR Lock 29 5 68 2 2.34
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
G Pullar b Benaud 53 200 0
R Subba Row lbw b Davidson 35 85 0
MC Cowdrey c †Grout b McKenzie 93 255 11 0
PBH May* c & b Davidson 26 89 0
ER Dexter b Davidson 28 120 0
KF Barrington c Simpson b Davidson 6 0
JT Murray b McKenzie 6 0
FS Trueman c Burge b Davidson 4 1 0
GAR Lock lbw b McKenzie 30 19 20 7 0 150.00
DA Allen not out 5 0
HL Jackson run out 8 2 0
Extras (lb 5) 5
Total (all out; 149 overs) 299 (2.00 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-59 (Subba Row), 2-145 (Pullar), 3-190 (May), 4-223 (Cowdrey), 5-239 (Barrington), 6-248 (Dexter), 7-252 (Trueman), 8-286 (Lock), 9-291 (Murray), 10-299 (Jackson)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AK Davidson 47 23 63 5 1.34
GD McKenzie 27 4 64 3 2.37
KD Mackay 22 4 34 0 1.54
R Benaud 39 15 86 1 2.20
RB Simpson 14 5 47 0 3.35
Australia 2nd innings R 4s 6s
CC McDonald b Jackson 1 0 0
WM Lawry c †Murray b Allen 28 0
RN Harvey c Dexter b Trueman 53 0
NC O'Neill c Cowdrey b Trueman 19 0
PJP Burge lbw b Allen 0 0 0
RB Simpson b Trueman 3 0 0
AK Davidson c Cowdrey b Trueman 7 0
R Benaud* b Trueman 0 0 0
KD Mackay c †Murray b Trueman 0 0 0
ATW Grout c & b Jackson 7 0
GD McKenzie not out 0 0 0
Extras (lb 2) 2
Total (all out; 52.5 overs) 120 (2.27 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-4 (McDonald), 2-49 (Lawry), 3-99 (Harvey), 4-102 (Burge), 5-102 (O'Neill), 6-105 (Simpson), 7-109 (Benaud), 8-109 (Mackay), 9-120 (Grout), 10-120 (Davidson)
Bowling O M R W Econ
FS Trueman 15.5 5 30 6 1.89
HL Jackson 13 5 26 2 2.00
DA Allen 14 6 30 2 2.14
GAR Lock 10 1 32 0 3.20
England 2nd innings (target: 59 runs) R M 6s
G Pullar not out 26 75 0
R Subba Row b Davidson 6 0
MC Cowdrey c †Grout b Benaud 22 0
PBH May* not out 8 0
Extras 0
Total (2 wickets; 23 overs) 62 (2.69 runs per over)
Did not bat ER Dexter, KF Barrington, JT Murray, FS Trueman, GAR Lock, DA Allen, HL Jackson
Fall of wickets 1-14 (Subba Row), 2-45 (Cowdrey)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AK Davidson 11 6 17 1 1.54
GD McKenzie 5 0 15 0 3.00
KD Mackay 1 0 8 0 8.00
R Benaud 6 1 22 1 3.66
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series 5-match series level 1-1
Umpires JS Buller and JG Langridge
Close of play
Thu, 6 Jul - day 1 - England 1st innings 9/0 (G Pullar 5*, R Subba Row 3*)
Fri, 7 Jul - day 2 - England 1st innings 238/4 (ER Dexter 22*, KF Barrington 5*)
Sat, 8 Jul - day 3 - England 2nd innings 62/2 (23 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
England won by 8 wickets
England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 22-26, 1961
Australia won by 5 wickets
England v Australia at Birmingham - Jun 8-13, 1961
Match drawn
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