West Indies tour of Australia, 2nd Test: Australia v West Indies at Sydney, Jan 1-5, 1931
Australia won by an innings and 172 runs
1,2,3,5 January 1931 (timeless match)
  Australia 1st innings R M 4s 6s
WH Ponsford b Scott 183 348 11 0
A Jackson c Francis b Griffith 8 24 0 0
DG Bradman c †Barrow b Francis 25 40 3 0
AF Kippax c Bartlett b Griffith 10 27 0 0
SJ McCabe lbw b Scott 31 59 2 0
WM Woodfull* c †Barrow b Constantine 58 139 0 0
AG Fairfax c Constantine b Francis 15 21 0 0
WAS Oldfield run out 0 3 0 0
CV Grimmett b Scott 12 25 1 0
A Hurwood c Martin b Scott 5 8 0 0
H Ironmonger not out 3 5 0 0
Extras (b 6, lb 5, w 5, nb 3) 19
  Total (all out; 116.4 overs) 369 (3.16 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ
  HC Griffith 28 4 57 2 2.03
  LN Constantine 18 2 56 1 3.11
  GN Francis 27 3 70 2 2.59
  OC Scott 15.4 0 66 4 4.21
  FR Martin 18 1 60 0 3.33
  LS Birkett 10 1 41 0 4.10
  West Indies 1st innings R M 4s 6s
CA Roach run out 7 60 0 0
LS Birkett c Hurwood b Fairfax 3 8 0 0
GA Headley b Fairfax 14 27 1 0
FR Martin lbw b Grimmett 10 15 1 0
GC Grant* c Hurwood b Ironmonger 6 33 0 0
LN Constantine c Bradman b Grimmett 12 17 1 0
IM Barrow c Jackson b Fairfax 17 36 2 0
GN Francis b Grimmett 8 20 1 0
OC Scott not out 15 23 2 0
HC Griffith c Kippax b Grimmett 8 13 0 0
EL Bartlett absent hurt -
Extras (b 6, nb 1) 7
  Total (all out; 50.1 overs) 107 (2.13 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ
  AG Fairfax 13 4 19 3 1.46
  A Hurwood 5 1 7 0 1.40
  CV Grimmett 19.1 3 54 4 2.81
  H Ironmonger 13 3 20 1 1.53
  West Indies 2nd innings (following on) R M 4s 6s
CA Roach c Kippax b McCabe 25 42 3 0
LS Birkett c McCabe b Hurwood 8 17 0 0
GA Headley c Jackson b Hurwood 2 5 0 0
FR Martin c McCabe b Hurwood 0 2 0 0
GC Grant* not out 15 60 0 0
LN Constantine b Hurwood 8 8 1 0
IM Barrow c McCabe b Ironmonger 10 13 1 0
GN Francis c †Oldfield b Ironmonger 0 1 0 0
OC Scott c Woodfull b Ironmonger 17 15 1 0
HC Griffith lbw b Grimmett 0 2 0 0
EL Bartlett absent hurt -
Extras (b 1, lb 2, w 1, nb 1) 5
  Total (all out; 30.3 overs) 90 (2.95 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ
  AG Fairfax 5 1 21 0 4.20
  A Hurwood 11 2 22 4 2.00
  CV Grimmett 3.3 1 9 1 2.57
  H Ironmonger 4 1 13 3 3.25
  SJ McCabe 7 0 20 1 2.85

Match details


Toss - Australia, who chose to bat
Series - Australia led the 5-match series 2-0
Umpires - GE Borwick and WG French
Close of play
  • Thu, 1 Jan - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 323/4 (WH Ponsford 174*, WM Woodfull 58*)
  • Fri, 2 Jan - day 2 - no play
  • Sat, 3 Jan - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 67/5 (GC Grant 10*, IM Barrow 10*)
  • Sun, 4 Jan - rest day
  • Mon, 5 Jan - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 90 (30.3 ov) - end of match
 
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