The Ashes - 5th Test

England v Australia

Australia won by 562 runs

Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
WA Brown b Clark 10 30 18 0 55.55
WH Ponsford hit wicket b Allen 266 460 422 27 0 63.03
DG Bradman c †Ames b Bowes 244 316 271 32 1 90.03
SJ McCabe b Allen 10 12 0 83.33
WM Woodfull* b Bowes 49 150 122 0 40.16
AF Kippax lbw b Bowes 28 55 49 0 57.14
AG Chipperfield b Bowes 3 24 0 0 12.50
WAS Oldfield not out 42 63 0 66.66
CV Grimmett c †Ames b Allen 7 43 0 0 16.27
HI Ebeling b Allen 2 14 0 0 14.28
WJ O'Reilly b Clark 7 13 0 53.84
Extras (b 4, lb 14, w 2, nb 13) 33
Total (all out; 171.2 overs) 701 (4.09 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-21 (Brown), 2-472 (Bradman), 3-488 (McCabe), 4-574 (Ponsford), 5-626 (Woodfull), 6-631 (Kippax), 7-638 (Chipperfield), 8-676 (Grimmett), 9-682 (Ebeling), 10-701 (O'Reilly)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WE Bowes 38 2 164 4 4.31
GOB Allen 34 5 170 4 5.00
EW Clark 37.2 4 110 2 2.94
WR Hammond 12 0 53 0 4.41
H Verity 43 7 123 0 2.86
RES Wyatt 4 0 28 0 7.00
M Leyland 3 0 20 0 6.66
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
CF Walters c Kippax b O'Reilly 64 115 136 0 47.05
H Sutcliffe c †Oldfield b Grimmett 38 110 128 0 29.68
FE Woolley c McCabe b O'Reilly 4 6 0 0 66.66
WR Hammond c †Oldfield b Ebeling 15 59 0 25.42
RES Wyatt* b Grimmett 17 50 3 0 34.00
M Leyland b Grimmett 110 165 171 15 1 64.32
LEG Ames retired hurt 33 57 0 57.89
GOB Allen b Ebeling 19 29 0 65.51
H Verity b Ebeling 11 62 0 17.74
EW Clark not out 2 9 0 0 22.22
WE Bowes absent hurt -
Extras (b 4, lb 3, nb 1) 8
Total (all out; 117.3 overs) 321 (2.73 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-104 (Sutcliffe), 2-108 (Walters), 3-111 (Woolley), 4-136 (Wyatt), 5-142 (Hammond), 5-227* (Ames, retired not out), 6-263 (Allen), 7-311 (Verity), 8-321 (Leyland)
Bowling O M R W Econ
HI Ebeling 21 4 74 3 3.52
SJ McCabe 6 1 21 0 3.50
CV Grimmett 49.3 13 103 3 2.08
WJ O'Reilly 37 10 93 2 2.51
AG Chipperfield 4 0 22 0 5.50
Australia 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
WA Brown c Allen b Clark 1 7 0 0 14.28
WH Ponsford c Hammond b Clark 22 38 0 57.89
DG Bradman b Bowes 77 116 106 6 1 72.64
SJ McCabe c Walters b Clark 70 102 0 68.62
WM Woodfull* b Bowes 13 40 0 32.50
AF Kippax c Walters b Clark 8 16 0 50.00
AG Chipperfield c †Woolley b Clark 16 28 0 57.14
WAS Oldfield c Hammond b Bowes 0 2 0 0 0.00
CV Grimmett c Hammond b Bowes 14 18 0 77.77
HI Ebeling c Allen b Bowes 41 41 0 100.00
WJ O'Reilly not out 15 40 26 0 57.69
Extras (b 37, lb 8, w 1, nb 4) 50
Total (all out; 68.3 overs) 327 (4.77 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-13 (Brown), 2-42 (Ponsford), 3-192 (Bradman), 4-213 (McCabe), 5-224 (Woodfull), 6-236 (Kippax), 7-236 (Oldfield), 8-256 (Chipperfield), 9-272 (Grimmett), 10-327 (Ebeling)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WE Bowes 11.3 3 55 5 4.78
GOB Allen 16 2 63 0 3.93
EW Clark 20 1 98 5 4.90
WR Hammond 7 1 18 0 2.57
H Verity 14 3 43 0 3.07
England 2nd innings (target: 708 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
CF Walters b McCabe 1 10 12 0 0 8.33
H Sutcliffe c McCabe b Grimmett 28 88 98 5 0 28.57
FE Woolley c Ponsford b McCabe 0 5 3 0 0 0.00
WR Hammond c & b O'Reilly 43 113 1 38.05
M Leyland c Brown b Grimmett 17 41 0 41.46
RES Wyatt* c Ponsford b Grimmett 22 41 1 53.65
GOB Allen st †Oldfield b Grimmett 26 46 0 56.52
H Verity c McCabe b Grimmett 1 20 0 0 5.00
WE Bowes c Bradman b O'Reilly 2 6 0 0 33.33
EW Clark not out 2 4 0 0 50.00
LEG Ames absent hurt -
Extras (lb 1, nb 2) 3
Total (all out; 63.3 overs) 145 (2.28 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-1 (Walters), 2-3 (Woolley), 3-67 (Sutcliffe), 4-89 (Hammond), 5-109 (Leyland), 6-122 (Wyatt), 7-138 (Verity), 8-141 (Bowes), 9-145 (Allen)
Bowling O M R W Econ
HI Ebeling 10 5 15 0 1.50
SJ McCabe 5 3 5 2 1.00
CV Grimmett 26.3 10 64 5 2.41
WJ O'Reilly 22 9 58 2 2.63
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series Australia won the 5-match series 2-1
Test debut HI Ebeling (Australia)
Umpires F Chester and FI Walden
Close of play
Sat, 18 Aug - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 475/2 (WH Ponsford 205*, SJ McCabe 1*)
Sun, 19 Aug - rest day
Mon, 20 Aug - day 2 - England 1st innings 90/0 (CF Walters 59*, H Sutcliffe 31*)
Tue, 21 Aug - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 186/2 (DG Bradman 76*, SJ McCabe 60*)
Wed, 22 Aug - day 4 - England 2nd innings 145 (63.3 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • LEG Ames retired hurt at 227/5 (strained back)
 
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Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 18-22, 1934
Australia won by 562 runs
England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 20-24, 1934
Match drawn
England v Australia at Manchester - Jul 6-10, 1934
Match drawn
England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 22-25, 1934
England won by an innings and 38 runs
England v Australia at Nottingham - Jun 8-12, 1934
Australia won by 238 runs
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