The Ashes - 1st Test

England v Australia

Match drawn

England 1st innings R 4s 6s
WG Grace c Palmer b Boyle 8 0
AN Hornby* st †Blackham b Boyle 0 0 0
G Ulyett b Spofforth 5 0
A Shrewsbury snr b Boyle 43 0
AG Steel c Midwinter b Spofforth 15 0
AP Lucas not out 15 0
W Barnes c & b Boyle 0 0 0
TC O'Brien b Spofforth 0 0 0
RG Barlow c Bonnor b Boyle 6 0
R Pilling c Scott b Boyle 0 0 0
E Peate b Spofforth 2 0 0
Extras (lb 1) 1
Total (all out; 63 overs) 95 (2.26 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-6 (Hornby), 2-13 (Grace), 3-13 (Ulyett), 4-45 (Steel), 5-83 (Shrewsbury), 6-83 (Barnes), 7-84 (O'Brien), 8-93 (Barlow), 9-93 (Pilling), 10-95 (Peate)
Bowling O M R W Econ
FR Spofforth 32 10 42 4 1.96
HF Boyle 25 9 42 6 2.52
GE Palmer 6 2 10 0 2.50
Australia 1st innings R 4s 6s
PS McDonnell c †Pilling b Steel 36 0
AC Bannerman lbw b Ulyett 6 0
WL Murdoch* c Grace b Peate 28 0
G Giffen c & b Barnes 16 0
WE Midwinter c Grace b Ulyett 37 0
GJ Bonnor hit wicket b Peate 6 0 0
JM Blackham lbw b Steel 8 0
HJH Scott b Grace 12 0
GE Palmer not out 14 0
FR Spofforth c Shrewsbury b Peate 13 0
HF Boyle b Ulyett 4 0
Extras (lb 2) 2
Total (all out; 130 overs) 182 (2.10 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-10 (Bannerman), 2-56 (McDonnell), 3-86 (Murdoch), 4-90 (Giffen), 5-97 (Bonnor), 6-118 (Blackham), 7-141 (Scott), 8-157 (Midwinter), 9-172 (Spofforth), 10-182 (Boyle)
Bowling O M R W Econ
E Peate 49 25 62 3 1.89
G Ulyett 30 17 41 3 2.05
RG Barlow 8 3 18 0 3.37
AG Steel 13 5 32 2 3.69
W Barnes 19 10 25 1 1.97
WG Grace 11 10 2 1 0.27
England 2nd innings R M 4s 6s
WG Grace b Palmer 31 75 0
AP Lucas b Giffen 24 120 0
G Ulyett c Bannerman b Boyle 1 0 0
A Shrewsbury snr b Palmer 25 0
AG Steel c †Blackham b Bonnor 18 0
W Barnes b Palmer 8 0
RG Barlow not out 14 0
TC O'Brien c Bannerman b Spofforth 20 0
AN Hornby* st †Blackham b Palmer 4 0
R Pilling b Spofforth 3 0 0
E Peate not out 8 0
Extras (b 18, lb 5, nb 1) 24
Total (9 wickets; 130 overs) 180 (2.07 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-41 (Grace), 2-44 (Ulyett), 3-70 (Lucas), 4-106 (Shrewsbury), 5-108 (Steel), 6-114 (Barnes), 7-139 (O'Brien), 8-145 (Hornby), 9-154 (Pilling)
Bowling O M R W Econ
FR Spofforth 41 17 52 2 1.90
HF Boyle 20 8 27 1 2.02
GE Palmer 36 17 47 4 1.95
G Giffen 29 15 25 1 1.29
GJ Bonnor 4 1 5 1 1.87
Match details
Balls per over 4
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series 3-match series level 0-0
Test debuts HJH Scott (Australia); TC O'Brien (England)
Umpires CK Pullin and J Rowbotham
Close of play
Thu, 10 Jul - day 1 - no play
Fri, 11 Jul - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 141/7 (WE Midwinter 29*, GE Palmer 0*)
Sat, 12 Jul - day 3 - England 2nd innings 180/9 (130 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 11-13, 1884
Match drawn
England v Australia at Lord's - Jul 21-23, 1884
England won by an innings and 5 runs
England v Australia at Manchester - Jul 10-12, 1884
Match drawn
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