The Ashes - 1st Test

England v Australia

Match drawn

England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
G Boycott c Simpson b Corling 48 149 5 0
FJ Titmus c Redpath b Hawke 16 57 2 0
ER Dexter* c †Grout b Hawke 9 52 0 0
MC Cowdrey b Hawke 32 117 3 0
KF Barrington c Lawry b Veivers 22 64 2 0
PJ Sharpe not out 35 133 3 0
JM Parks c Booth b Veivers 15 22 1 1
FS Trueman c Simpson b Veivers 0 2 1 0 0 0.00
DA Allen c †Grout b McKenzie 21 85 0 0
LJ Coldwell not out 0 8 0 0
Extras (b 5, lb 11, nb 2) 18
Total (8 wickets dec; 102 overs) 216 (2.11 runs per over)
Did not bat JA Flavell
Fall of wickets 1-38 (Titmus), 2-70 (Dexter), 3-90 (Boycott), 4-135 (Barrington), 5-141 (Cowdrey), 6-164 (Parks), 7-165 (Trueman), 8-212 (Allen)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GD McKenzie 28 7 53 1 1.89
GE Corling 23 7 38 1 1.65
NJN Hawke 35 15 68 3 1.94
TR Veivers 16 2 39 3 2.43
Australia 1st innings R M 4s 6s
WM Lawry c Barrington b Coldwell 11 71 1 0
IR Redpath b Trueman 6 28 0 0
NC O'Neill b Allen 26 65 3 1
PJP Burge lbw b Trueman 31 75 3 0
BC Booth run out 0 5 0 0
RB Simpson* c Barrington b Titmus 50 139 3 0
TR Veivers c Trueman b Flavell 8 64 0 0
GD McKenzie c †Parks b Coldwell 4 30 0 0
NJN Hawke not out 10 35 1 0
ATW Grout c †Parks b Coldwell 13 22 1 0
GE Corling b Trueman 3 3 0 0
Extras (lb 1, nb 5) 6
Total (all out; 78.3 overs) 168 (2.14 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-8 (Redpath), 2-37 (Lawry), 3-57 (O'Neill), 4-61 (Booth), 5-91 (Burge), 6-118 (Veivers), 7-137 (McKenzie), 8-141 (Simpson), 9-165 (Grout), 10-168 (Corling)
Bowling O M R W Econ
FS Trueman 20.3 3 58 3 2.82
LJ Coldwell 22 3 48 3 2.18
DA Allen 16 8 22 1 1.37
JA Flavell 16 3 28 1 1.75
FJ Titmus 4 1 6 1 1.50
England 2nd innings R M 4s 6s
ER Dexter* c O'Neill b McKenzie 68 98 11 0
FJ Titmus lbw b McKenzie 17 111 1 0
MC Cowdrey b McKenzie 33 114 0 0
KF Barrington lbw b Corling 33 57 4 0
JM Parks c Hawke b Veivers 19 26 1 0
PJ Sharpe c & b Veivers 1 6 0 0
FS Trueman c †Grout b McKenzie 4 23 0 0
DA Allen lbw b McKenzie 3 12 0 0
JA Flavell c Booth b Corling 7 7 1 0
LJ Coldwell not out 0 2 0 0
Extras (b 2, lb 2, w 1, nb 3) 8
Total (9 wickets dec; 66.5 overs) 193 (2.88 runs per over)
Did not bat G Boycott
Fall of wickets 1-90 (Dexter), 2-95 (Titmus), 3-147 (Barrington), 4-174 (Parks), 5-179 (Sharpe), 6-180 (Cowdrey), 7-186 (Allen), 8-187 (Trueman), 9-193 (Flavell)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GD McKenzie 24 5 53 5 2.20
GE Corling 15.5 4 54 2 3.41
NJN Hawke 19 5 53 0 2.78
TR Veivers 8 0 25 2 3.12
Australia 2nd innings (target: 242 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
WM Lawry run out 3 2 4 0 0 75.00
IR Redpath c †Parks b Flavell 2 16 0 0
NC O'Neill retired hurt 24 23 4 0
PJP Burge not out 4 24 0 0
BC Booth not out 6 14 1 0
Extras (nb 1) 1
Total (2 wickets; 9.2 overs) 40 (4.28 runs per over)
Did not bat RB Simpson*, TR Veivers, GD McKenzie, NJN Hawke, ATW Grout, GE Corling
Fall of wickets 1-3 (Lawry), 2-25 (Redpath), 2-31* (O'Neill, retired not out)
Bowling O M R W Econ
FS Trueman 5 0 28 0 5.60
JA Flavell 4.2 0 11 1 2.53
Match details
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series 5-match series level 0-0
Test debuts GE Corling (Australia); G Boycott (England)
Umpires JS Buller and CS Elliott
Close of play
Thu, 4 Jun - day 1 - England 1st innings 52/1 (G Boycott 23*, ER Dexter 6*)
Fri, 5 Jun - day 2 - England 1st innings 216/8 (PJ Sharpe 35*, LJ Coldwell 0*)
Sat, 6 Jun - day 3 - no play
Sun, 7 Jun - rest day
Mon, 8 Jun - day 4 - England 2nd innings 71/0 (ER Dexter 56*, FJ Titmus 13*)
Tue, 9 Jun - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 40/2 (9.2 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • Boycott didn't bat 2nd Innings because of a fielding injury
  • O'Neill was hit on the hand by a ball from Flavell
  • NC O'Neill retired hurt at 31/2
 
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England v Australia at Manchester - Jul 23-28, 1964
Match drawn
England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 2-6, 1964
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England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 18-23, 1964
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England v Australia at Nottingham - Jun 4-9, 1964
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Jun 4, 1964

Garth McKenzie bowls to Geoff Boycott, England v Australia, 1st Test, Trent Bridge, 1st day, June 4, 1964

Garth McKenzie bowls to Geoff Boycott

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