Close of Play

  • Thu, 11 Jun - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 157/3 (AL Hassett 67*, KR Miller 19*)
  • Fri, 12 Jun - day 2 - England 1st innings 92/6 (TE Bailey 2*, TG Evans 0*)
  • Sat, 13 Jun - day 3 - England 2nd innings 42/1 (L Hutton 10*, RT Simpson 8*)
  • Sun, 14 Jun - rest day
  • Mon, 15 Jun - day 4 - no play
  • Tue, 16 Jun - day 5 - England 2nd innings 120/1 (58 ov) - end of match

Australia tour of England 1953 News

  • Jim de Courcy dies aged 73

    Jim de Courcy, who played for Australia on the 1953 tour of England, died at Belmont, New South Wales, on June 20 at the age of 73