The Ashes - 1st Test

Australia v England

England won by 10 wickets

Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
WM Woodfull* c †Ames b Voce 7 38 34 0 0 20.58
WH Ponsford b Larwood 32 93 79 0 0 40.50
JHW Fingleton c Allen b Larwood 26 72 77 3 0 33.76
AF Kippax lbw b Larwood 8 28 27 0 0 29.62
SJ McCabe not out 187 242 233 25 0 80.25
VY Richardson c Hammond b Voce 49 120 108 5 0 45.37
WAS Oldfield c †Ames b Larwood 4 8 4 0 0 100.00
CV Grimmett c †Ames b Voce 19 53 37 2 0 51.35
LE Nagel b Larwood 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
WJ O'Reilly b Voce 4 6 8 1 0 50.00
TW Wall c Allen b Hammond 4 33 18 1 0 22.22
Extras (b 12, lb 4, nb 4) 20
Total (all out; 102.2 overs) 360 (3.51 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-22 (Woodfull), 2-65 (Ponsford), 3-82 (Fingleton), 4-87 (Kippax), 5-216 (Richardson), 6-231 (Oldfield), 7-299 (Grimmett), 8-300 (Nagel), 9-305 (O'Reilly), 10-360 (Wall)
Bowling O M R W Econ
H Larwood 31 5 96 5 3.09
W Voce 29 4 110 4 3.79
GOB Allen 15 1 65 0 4.33
WR Hammond 14.2 0 34 1 2.37
H Verity 13 4 35 0 2.69
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
H Sutcliffe lbw b Wall 194 436 496 13 0 39.11
RES Wyatt lbw b Grimmett 38 96 91 3 0 41.75
WR Hammond c Grimmett b Nagel 112 192 242 16 0 46.28
Nawab of Pataudi snr b Nagel 102 327 380 6 0 26.84
M Leyland c †Oldfield b Wall 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
DR Jardine* c †Oldfield b McCabe 27 68 82 2 0 32.92
H Verity lbw b Wall 2 14 15 0 0 13.33
GOB Allen c & b O'Reilly 19 65 66 2 0 28.78
LEG Ames c McCabe b O'Reilly 0 5 8 0 0 0.00
H Larwood lbw b O'Reilly 0 6 7 0 0 0.00
W Voce not out 0 3 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 7, lb 17, nb 6) 30
Total (all out; 229.4 overs) 524 (2.28 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-112 (Wyatt), 2-300 (Hammond), 3-423 (Sutcliffe), 4-423 (Leyland), 5-470 (Jardine), 6-479 (Verity), 7-519 (Allen), 8-522 (Ames), 9-522 (Larwood), 10-524 (Pataudi)
Bowling O M R W Econ
TW Wall 38 4 104 3 2.73
LE Nagel 43.4 9 110 2 2.51
WJ O'Reilly 67 32 117 3 1.74
CV Grimmett 64 22 118 1 1.84
SJ McCabe 15 2 42 1 2.80
AF Kippax 2 1 3 0 1.50
Australia 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
WM Woodfull* b Larwood 0 23 19 0 0 0.00
WH Ponsford b Voce 2 11 9 0 0 22.22
JHW Fingleton c Voce b Larwood 40 144 120 5 0 33.33
SJ McCabe lbw b Hammond 32 65 69 3 1 46.37
VY Richardson c Voce b Hammond 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
AF Kippax b Larwood 19 37 35 1 0 54.28
WAS Oldfield c Leyland b Larwood 1 14 21 0 0 4.76
CV Grimmett c Allen b Larwood 5 17 15 1 0 33.33
LE Nagel not out 21 51 59 4 0 35.59
TW Wall c †Ames b Allen 20 34 29 3 0 68.96
WJ O'Reilly b Voce 7 5 9 1 0 77.77
Extras (b 12, lb 2, w 1, nb 2) 17
Total (all out; 63.3 overs) 164 (2.58 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-2 (Ponsford), 2-10 (Woodfull), 3-61 (McCabe), 4-61 (Richardson), 5-100 (Kippax), 6-104 (Oldfield), 7-105 (Fingleton), 8-113 (Grimmett), 9-151 (Wall), 10-164 (O'Reilly)
Bowling O M R W Econ
H Larwood 18 4 28 5 1.55
W Voce 17.3 5 54 2 3.08
GOB Allen 9 5 13 1 1.44
WR Hammond 15 6 37 2 2.46
H Verity 4 1 15 0 3.75
England 2nd innings (target: 1 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
H Sutcliffe not out 1 1 1 0 0 100.00
RES Wyatt not out 0 1 0 0 0 -
Extras 0
Total (0 wickets; 0.1 overs) 1 (6.00 runs per over)
Did not bat WR Hammond, Nawab of Pataudi snr, M Leyland, DR Jardine*, H Verity, GOB Allen, LEG Ames, H Larwood, W Voce
Bowling O M R W Econ
SJ McCabe 0.1 0 1 0 6.00
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series England led the 5-match series 1-0
Test debuts LE Nagel (Australia); Nawab of Pataudi snr (England)
Umpires GE Borwick and GA Hele
Close of play
Fri, 2 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 290/6 (SJ McCabe 127*, CV Grimmett 17*)
Sat, 3 Dec - day 2 - England 1st innings 252/1 (H Sutcliffe 116*, WR Hammond 87*)
Sun, 4 Dec - rest day
Mon, 5 Dec - day 3 - England 1st innings 479/6 (Nawab of Pataudi snr 80*)
Tue, 6 Dec - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 164/9 (LE Nagel 21*, WJ O'Reilly 7*)
Wed, 7 Dec - day 5 - England 2nd innings 1/0 (0.1 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 23-28, 1933
England won by 8 wickets
Australia v England at Brisbane - Feb 10-16, 1933
England won by 6 wickets
Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 13-19, 1933
England won by 338 runs
Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 30, 1932 - Jan 3, 1933
Australia won by 111 runs
Australia v England at Sydney - Dec 2-7, 1932
England won by 10 wickets
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Dec 7, 1932

Herbert Sutcliffe hits the winning run as the lone spectator on the Hill heads home, Australia v England, 1st Test, Sydney, December 7, 1932

Herbert Sutcliffe hits the winning run

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Dec 7, 1932

Stan McCabe on the attack on his way to a brilliant 187 not out, Australia v England, SCG, 1st Test,  December 3, 1932

Stan McCabe on the attack on his way to a brilliant 187 not out

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