Close of Play

  • Thu, 09 Jul - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 151/3 (RN Harvey 60*, GB Hole 41*)
  • Fri, 10 Jul - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 221/3 (RN Harvey 105*, GB Hole 66*)
  • Sat, 11 Jul - day 3 - England 1st innings 126/4 (JH Wardle 0*, W Watson 0*)
  • Sun, 12 Jul - rest day
  • Mon, 13 Jul - day 4 - no play
  • Tue, 14 Jul - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 35/8 (18 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