Close of Play

  • Thu, 25 Jun - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 263/5 (AK Davidson 17*, DT Ring 10*)
  • Fri, 26 Jun - day 2 - England 1st innings 177/1 (L Hutton 83*, TW Graveney 78*)
  • Sat, 27 Jun - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 96/1 (AR Morris 35*, KR Miller 58*)
  • Sun, 28 Jun - rest day
  • Mon, 29 Jun - day 4 - England 2nd innings 20/3 (DCS Compton 5*, W Watson 3*)
  • Tue, 30 Jun - day 5 - England 2nd innings 282/7 (126 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

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