The Ashes - 3rd Test

Australia v England

Australia won by an innings and 13 runs

England 1st innings R M 4s 6s
L Hutton lbw b Miller 62 176 3 0
C Washbrook c Miller b Johnson 18 38 2 0
RT Simpson c Loxton b Miller 49 166 3 0
DCS Compton b Miller 0 2 0 0
WGA Parkhouse c Morris b Johnson 25 66 3 0
FR Brown* b Lindwall 79 158 9 0
TE Bailey c †Tallon b Johnson 15 130 0 0
TG Evans not out 23 49 3 0
AV Bedser b Lindwall 3 4 0 0
JJ Warr b Miller 4 20 0 0
DVP Wright run out 0 5 0 0
Extras (lb 10, nb 2) 12
Total (all out; 98.7 overs) 290 (2.19 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-34 (Washbrook), 2-128 (Hutton), 3-128 (Compton), 4-137 (Simpson), 5-187 (Parkhouse), 6-258 (Brown), 6-263* (Bailey, retired not out), 7-267 (Bedser), 8-281 (Warr), 9-286 (Bailey), 10-290 (Wright)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RR Lindwall 16 0 60 2 2.81
KR Miller 15.7 4 37 4 1.74
IWG Johnson 31 8 94 3 2.27
WA Johnston 21 5 50 0 1.78
JB Iverson 10 1 25 0 1.87
SJE Loxton 5 0 12 0 1.80
Australia 1st innings R M 4s 6s
KA Archer c †Evans b Bedser 48 191 4 0
AR Morris b Bedser 0 3 0 0
AL Hassett* c Bedser b Brown 70 192 6 0
RN Harvey b Bedser 39 79 3 0
KR Miller not out 145 354 6 1
SJE Loxton c Bedser b Brown 17 64 0 0
D Tallon lbw b Bedser 18 28 2 0
IWG Johnson b Brown 77 161 7 0
RR Lindwall lbw b Brown 1 3 0 0
WA Johnston run out 0 4 0 0
JB Iverson run out 1 5 0 0
Extras (b 3, lb 7) 10
Total (all out; 129 overs) 426 (2.47 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-1 (Morris), 2-122 (Archer), 3-122 (Hassett), 4-190 (Harvey), 5-223 (Loxton), 6-252 (Tallon), 7-402 (Johnson), 8-406 (Lindwall), 9-418 (Johnston), 10-426 (Iverson)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AV Bedser 43 4 107 4 1.86
JJ Warr 36 4 142 0 2.95
FR Brown 44 4 153 4 2.60
DCS Compton 6 1 14 0 1.75
England 2nd innings R M 4s 6s
L Hutton c †Tallon b Iverson 9 47 0 0
C Washbrook b Iverson 34 75 4 0
RT Simpson c †Tallon b Iverson 0 13 0 0
DCS Compton c Johnson b Johnston 23 104 1 0
WGA Parkhouse run out 15 51 1 0
FR Brown* b Iverson 18 59 2 0
TG Evans b Johnson 14 17 3 0
TE Bailey not out 0 13 0 0
AV Bedser b Iverson 4 8 0 0
JJ Warr b Iverson 0 2 0 0
DVP Wright absent hurt -
Extras (b 1, lb 5) 6
Total (all out; 52.4 overs) 123 (1.75 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-32 (Hutton), 2-40 (Simpson), 3-45 (Washbrook), 4-74 (Parkhouse), 5-91 (Compton), 6-119 (Evans), 7-119 (Brown), 8-123 (Bedser), 9-123 (Warr)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RR Lindwall 4 1 12 0 2.25
KR Miller 6 2 15 0 1.87
IWG Johnson 10 2 32 1 2.40
WA Johnston 13 6 31 1 1.78
JB Iverson 19.4 8 27 6 1.03
Match details
Balls per over 8
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series Australia led the 5-match series 3-0
Test debut JJ Warr (England)
Umpires AN Barlow and HAR Elphinstone
Close of play
Fri, 5 Jan - day 1 - England 1st innings 211/5 (FR Brown 36*, TE Bailey 9*)
Sat, 6 Jan - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 110/1 (KA Archer 44*, AL Hassett 62*)
Sun, 7 Jan - rest day
Mon, 8 Jan - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 362/6 (KR Miller 96*, IWG Johnson 64*)
Tue, 9 Jan - day 4 - England 2nd innings 123 (52.4 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • TE Bailey (1) retired hurt on ?* from 263/6 to 281/8
 
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Series Results
Australia v England at Melbourne - Feb 23-28, 1951
England won by 8 wickets
Australia v England at Adelaide - Feb 2-8, 1951
Australia won by 274 runs
Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 5-9, 1951
Australia won by an innings and 13 runs
Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 22-27, 1950
Australia won by 28 runs
Australia v England at Brisbane - Dec 1-5, 1950
Australia won by 70 runs
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