Close of Play

  • Fri, 30 Nov - day 1 - England 272/5 (EH Hendren 52*, APF Chapman 39*)
  • Sat, 01 Dec - day 2 - Australia 44/4 (HSTL Hendry 14*, J Ryder 4*)
  • Sun, 02 Dec - rest day
  • Mon, 03 Dec - day 3 - England 103/2 (CP Mead 40*, WR Hammond 19*)
  • Tue, 04 Dec - day 4 - Australia 17/1 (WM Woodfull 4*, AF Kippax 6*)
  • Wed, 05 Dec - day 5 - Australia 66 (25.3 ov) - end of match
  • Bradman's first Test bat stays in Australia

    The bat used by Sir Donald Bradman in his first Test match will stay in Australia after being bought by an Australian bidder for A$145,000 at an auction in Melbourne

  • Bradman bat fetches $58,000

    The bat used by Don Bradman in his first Test against England at Brisbane's Exhibition Ground in 1928-29 has been sold at auction in Sydney to an undisclosed buyer for $58,000