Australia tour of England, 1905 / Scorecard

The Ashes - 1st Test

England v Australia

England won by 213 runs

England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
TW Hayward b Cotter 5 0
AO Jones b Laver 4 0
JT Tyldesley c Duff b Laver 56 125 9 0
AC MacLaren c †Kelly b Laver 2 0 0
Hon.FS Jackson* b Cotter 0 0 0
BJT Bosanquet b Laver 27 0
JR Gunn b Cotter 8 0
GL Jessop b Laver 0 1 0 0 0.00
AFA Lilley c & b Laver 37 0
W Rhodes c Noble b Laver 29 0
EG Arnold not out 2 0 0
Extras (b 21, lb 5) 26
Total (all out; 71.3 overs) 196 (2.74 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-6 (Hayward), 2-24 (Jones), 3-40 (MacLaren), 4-49 (Jackson), 5-98 (Bosanquet), 6-119 (Tyldesley), 7-119 (Jessop), 8-139 (Gunn), 9-187 (Lilley), 10-196 (Rhodes)
Bowling O M R W Econ
A Cotter 23 2 64 3 2.78
FJ Laver 31.3 14 64 7 2.03
CE McLeod 8 2 19 0 2.37
WW Armstrong 6 3 4 0 0.66
MA Noble 3 0 19 0 6.33
Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
RA Duff c Hayward b Gunn 1 0 0
VT Trumper retired hurt 13 3 0
C Hill b Jackson 54 117 7 0
MA Noble c †Lilley b Jackson 50 97 7 0
WW Armstrong st †Lilley b Rhodes 27 1
J Darling* c Bosanquet b Jackson 0 1 2 0 0 0.00
A Cotter c & b Jessop 45 0
SE Gregory c Jones b Jackson 2 0 0
CE McLeod b Arnold 4 0
FJ Laver c Jones b Jackson 5 0
JJ Kelly not out 1 0 0
Extras (b 16, lb 2, w 1) 19
Total (all out; 63.5 overs) 221 (3.46 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-1 (Duff), 1-23* (Trumper, retired not out), 2-129 (Noble), 3-130 (Hill), 4-130 (Darling), 5-200 (Cotter), 6-204 (Armstrong), 7-209 (McLeod), 8-216 (Gregory), 9-221 (Laver)
Bowling O M R W Econ
EG Arnold 11 2 39 1 3.54
JR Gunn 6 2 27 1 4.50
GL Jessop 7 2 18 1 2.57
BJT Bosanquet 7 0 29 0 4.14
W Rhodes 18 6 37 1 2.05
Hon.FS Jackson 14.5 2 52 5 3.50
England 2nd innings R M 4s 6s
TW Hayward c Darling b Armstrong 47 150 0
AC MacLaren c Duff b Laver 140 237 21 0
JT Tyldesley c & b Duff 61 125 8 0
AO Jones b Duff 30 0
Hon.FS Jackson* not out 82 145 8 0
BJT Bosanquet b Cotter 6 0
W Rhodes not out 39 0
Extras (b 11, lb 9, w 1) 21
Total (5 wickets dec; 153 overs) 426 (2.78 runs per over)
Did not bat JR Gunn, GL Jessop, AFA Lilley, EG Arnold
Fall of wickets 1-145 (Hayward), 2-222 (MacLaren), 3-276 (Jones), 4-301 (Tyldesley), 5-313 (Bosanquet)
Bowling O M R W Econ
A Cotter 17 1 59 1 3.47
FJ Laver 34 7 121 1 3.55
CE McLeod 28 9 84 0 3.00
WW Armstrong 52 24 67 1 1.28
MA Noble 7 1 31 0 4.42
RA Duff 15 2 43 2 2.86
Australia 2nd innings (target: 402 runs) R M 4s 6s
RA Duff c & b Bosanquet 25 0
J Darling* b Bosanquet 40 0
MA Noble st †Lilley b Bosanquet 7 0
WW Armstrong c Jackson b Bosanquet 6 0
C Hill c & b Bosanquet 8 0
SE Gregory c Arnold b Bosanquet 51 60 8 0
A Cotter b Rhodes 18 0
FJ Laver st †Lilley b Bosanquet 5 0
CE McLeod lbw b Bosanquet 13 0
JJ Kelly not out 6 0
VT Trumper absent hurt -
Extras (b 4, lb 3, w 2) 9
Total (all out; 72.4 overs) 188 (2.58 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-62 (Duff), 2-75 (Noble), 3-82 (Darling), 4-93 (Hill), 5-100 (Armstrong), 6-139 (Cotter), 7-144 (Laver), 8-175 (Gregory), 9-188 (McLeod)
Bowling O M R W Econ
EG Arnold 4 2 7 0 1.75
GL Jessop 1 0 1 0 1.00
BJT Bosanquet 32.4 2 107 8 3.27
W Rhodes 30 8 58 1 1.93
Hon.FS Jackson 5 3 6 0 1.20
Match details
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series England led the 5-match series 1-0
Umpires J Carlin and J Phillips (Australia)
Close of play
Mon, 29 May - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 158/4 (WW Armstrong 20*, A Cotter 6*)
Tue, 30 May - day 2 - England 2nd innings 318/5 (Hon.FS Jackson 19*, W Rhodes 2*)
Wed, 31 May - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 188 (72.4 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • VT Trumper retired hurt at 23/1
 
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Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 14-16, 1905
Match drawn
England v Australia at Manchester - Jul 24-26, 1905
England won by an innings and 80 runs
England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 3-5, 1905
Match drawn
England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 15-17, 1905
Match drawn
England v Australia at Nottingham - May 29-31, 1905
England won by 213 runs
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May 29, 1905

(L-R) Stanley Jackson and Joe Darling return from the toss, won by England; Australia take the field;  Bernie Bosanquet and Johnny Tyldesley resume after lunch on the first day, England v Australia, 1st Test, Trent Bridge, May 29, 1905

(L-R) Stanley Jackson and Joe Darling; Australia take the field; Bernie Bosanquet and Johnny Tyldesley

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May 29, 1905

(L-R) Archie MacLaren returns after making 4; Tom Hayward. Walter Lees and Johnny Tyldesley return from pre-match practice - Lees was left out of the final XI;  Arthur Jones made only 2; Bernie Bosanquet returns from the nets, England v Australia, 1st Test, Trent Bridge, May 29, 1905

(L-R) Archie MacLaren; Tom Hayward, Walter Lees and Johnny Tyldesley; Arthur Jones; Bernie Bosanquet

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