The Ashes - 5th Test

Australia v England

England won by 8 wickets

Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
VY Richardson c Jardine b Larwood 0 4 5 0 0 0.00
WM Woodfull* b Larwood 14 69 59 0 0 23.72
DG Bradman b Larwood 48 71 56 7 0 85.71
LPJ O'Brien c Larwood b Voce 61 107 88 7 0 69.31
SJ McCabe c Hammond b Verity 73 172 129 11 0 56.58
LS Darling b Verity 85 148 129 8 0 65.89
WAS Oldfield run out 52 138 96 4 0 54.16
PK Lee c Jardine b Verity 42 35 44 7 0 95.45
WJ O'Reilly b Allen 19 37 27 1 0 70.37
HH Alexander not out 17 17 17 2 0 100.00
H Ironmonger b Larwood 1 4 4 0 0 25.00
Extras (b 13, lb 9, w 1) 23
Total (all out; 108.2 overs) 435 (4.01 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Richardson), 2-59 (Woodfull), 3-64 (Bradman), 4-163 (O'Brien), 5-244 (McCabe), 6-328 (Darling), 7-385 (Lee), 8-414 (Oldfield), 9-430 (O'Reilly), 10-435 (Ironmonger)
Bowling O M R W Econ
H Larwood 32.2 10 98 4 3.03
W Voce 24 4 80 1 3.33
GOB Allen 25 1 128 1 5.12
WR Hammond 8 0 32 0 4.00
H Verity 17 3 62 3 3.64
RES Wyatt 2 0 12 0 6.00
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
DR Jardine* c †Oldfield b O'Reilly 18 33 50 1 0 36.00
H Sutcliffe c Richardson b O'Reilly 56 155 137 4 0 40.87
WR Hammond lbw b Lee 101 207 205 12 0 49.26
H Larwood c Ironmonger b Lee 98 138 148 10 1 66.21
M Leyland run out 42 77 87 6 0 48.27
RES Wyatt c Ironmonger b O'Reilly 51 161 196 5 0 26.02
LEG Ames run out 4 32 27 0 0 14.81
E Paynter b Lee 9 39 29 1 0 31.03
GOB Allen c Bradman b Lee 48 102 104 6 0 46.15
H Verity c †Oldfield b Alexander 4 14 14 0 0 28.57
W Voce not out 7 29 35 0 0 20.00
Extras (b 7, lb 7, nb 2) 16
Total (all out; 171.2 overs) 454 (2.64 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-31 (Jardine), 2-153 (Sutcliffe), 3-245 (Hammond), 4-310 (Larwood), 5-330 (Leyland), 6-349 (Ames), 7-374 (Paynter), 8-418 (Wyatt), 9-434 (Verity), 10-454 (Allen)
Bowling O M R W Econ
HH Alexander 35 1 129 1 3.68
SJ McCabe 12 1 27 0 2.25
WJ O'Reilly 45 7 100 3 2.22
H Ironmonger 31 13 64 0 2.06
PK Lee 40.2 11 111 4 2.75
LS Darling 7 5 3 0 0.42
DG Bradman 1 0 4 0 4.00
Australia 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
VY Richardson c Allen b Larwood 0 1 2 0 0 0.00
WM Woodfull* b Allen 67 185 168 5 0 39.88
DG Bradman b Verity 71 97 69 9 0 102.89
LPJ O'Brien c Verity b Voce 5 22 20 0 0 25.00
SJ McCabe c Jardine b Voce 4 6 6 1 0 66.66
LS Darling c Wyatt b Verity 7 10 13 1 0 53.84
WAS Oldfield c Wyatt b Verity 5 22 25 0 0 20.00
PK Lee b Allen 15 30 21 2 0 71.42
WJ O'Reilly b Verity 1 2 3 0 0 33.33
HH Alexander lbw b Verity 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
H Ironmonger not out 0 2 3 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 4, nb 3) 7
Total (all out; 54.4 overs) 182 (3.32 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Richardson), 2-115 (Bradman), 3-135 (O'Brien), 4-139 (McCabe), 5-148 (Darling), 6-161 (Oldfield), 7-177 (Woodfull), 8-178 (O'Reilly), 9-178 (Alexander), 10-182 (Lee)
Bowling O M R W Econ
H Larwood 11 0 44 1 4.00
W Voce 10 0 34 2 3.40
GOB Allen 11.4 2 54 2 4.62
WR Hammond 3 0 10 0 3.33
H Verity 19 9 33 5 1.73
England 2nd innings (target: 164 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
DR Jardine* c Richardson b Ironmonger 24 58 57 2 0 42.10
RES Wyatt not out 61 195 215 4 0 28.37
M Leyland b Ironmonger 0 12 16 0 0 0.00
WR Hammond not out 75 123 140 6 2 53.57
Extras (b 6, lb 1, nb 1) 8
Total (2 wickets; 71.2 overs) 168 (2.35 runs per over)
Did not bat H Sutcliffe, H Larwood, LEG Ames, E Paynter, GOB Allen, H Verity, W Voce
Fall of wickets 1-43 (Jardine), 2-43 (Leyland)
Bowling O M R W Econ
HH Alexander 11 2 25 0 2.27
SJ McCabe 5 2 10 0 2.00
WJ O'Reilly 15 5 32 0 2.13
H Ironmonger 26 12 34 2 1.30
PK Lee 12.2 3 52 0 4.21
LS Darling 2 0 7 0 3.50
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series England won the 5-match series 4-1
Test debut HH Alexander (Australia)
Umpires GE Borwick and GA Hele
Close of play
Thu, 23 Feb - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 296/5 (LS Darling 66*, WAS Oldfield 13*)
Fri, 24 Feb - day 2 - England 1st innings 159/2 (WR Hammond 72*, H Larwood 5*)
Sat, 25 Feb - day 3 - England 1st innings 418/8 (GOB Allen 25*)
Sun, 26 Feb - rest day
Mon, 27 Feb - day 4 - England 2nd innings 11/0 (DR Jardine 6*, RES Wyatt 5*)
Tue, 28 Feb - day 5 - England 2nd innings 168/2 (71.2 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 23-28, 1933
England won by 8 wickets
Australia v England at Brisbane - Feb 10-16, 1933
England won by 6 wickets
Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 13-19, 1933
England won by 338 runs
Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 30, 1932 - Jan 3, 1933
Australia won by 111 runs
Australia v England at Sydney - Dec 2-7, 1932
England won by 10 wickets
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Feb 28, 1933

Wally Hammond drives on his way to an unbeaten 75, Australia v England, 5th Test, Sydney, February 28, 1933

Wally Hammond drives on his way to an unbeaten 75

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Feb 28, 1933

Wally Hammond and Bob Wyatt head off after winning the fifth Test, Australia v England, 5th Test, Sydney, February 28, 1933

Wally Hammond and Bob Wyatt head off after winning the fifth Test

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