Close of Play

  • Thu, 24 Jul - day 1 - England 1st innings 70/5 (FS Jackson 16*, LC Braund 13*)
  • Fri, 25 Jul - day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 85/8 (JJ Kelly 1*, H Trumble 4*)
  • Sat, 26 Jul - day 3 - England 2nd innings 120 (49.4 ov) - end of match

Australia tour of England 1902 News

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