The Ashes - 3rd Test

England v Australia

England won by an innings and 217 runs

England 1st innings R M 4s 6s
WG Grace c †Blackham b Spofforth 170 270 24 0
WH Scotton b Garrett 34 225 0
A Shrewsbury snr c Jones b Trumble 44 0
WW Read c Jones b Spofforth 94 210 8 0
W Barnes c Evans b Trumble 3 0 0
AG Steel* st †Blackham b Trumble 9 0
RG Barlow c Trumble b Garrett 3 0 0
G Ulyett c McIlwraith b Garrett 0 0 0
J Briggs c Trumble b Spofforth 53 3 0
EFS Tylecote not out 10 0
GA Lohmann b Spofforth 7 0
Extras (b 3, lb 2, nb 2) 7
Total (all out; 304.1 overs) 434 (2.13 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-170 (Scotton), 2-216 (Grace), 3-287 (Shrewsbury), 4-293 (Barnes), 5-305 (Steel), 6-314 (Barlow), 7-320 (Ulyett), 8-410 (Briggs), 9-418 (Read), 10-434 (Lohmann)
Bowling O M R W Econ
G Giffen 62 32 96 0 2.32
TW Garrett 99 55 88 3 1.33
GE Palmer 47 21 80 0 2.55
W Bruce 6 2 9 0 2.25
FR Spofforth 30.1 12 65 4 3.22 (2nb)
E Evans 13 10 6 0 0.69
JW Trumble 47 14 83 3 2.64
Australia 1st innings R 4s 6s
SP Jones c Grace b Lohmann 2 0 0
GE Palmer c Barlow b Briggs 15 0
G Giffen c Shrewsbury b Briggs 5 0
HJH Scott* c †Tylecote b Lohmann 6 0
JW Trumble c Read b Lohmann 13 0
J McIlwraith b Lohmann 2 0 0
JM Blackham c & b Briggs 0 0 0
TW Garrett c Grace b Lohmann 2 0 0
W Bruce c Ulyett b Lohmann 9 0
E Evans not out 9 0
FR Spofforth b Lohmann 1 0 0
Extras (b 4) 4
Total (all out; 60.2 overs) 68 (1.68 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-2 (Jones), 2-11 (Giffen), 3-22 (Palmer), 4-34 (Scott), 5-36 (McIlwraith), 6-37 (Blackham), 7-44 (Garrett), 8-49 (Trumble), 9-67 (Bruce), 10-68 (Spofforth)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GA Lohmann 30.2 17 36 7 1.77
J Briggs 30 17 28 3 1.40
Australia 2nd innings (following on) R 4s 6s
J McIlwraith c †Tylecote b Briggs 7 0
E Evans run out 3 0 0
SP Jones c Read b Lohmann 2 0 0
G Giffen c & b Lohmann 47 0
HJH Scott* c Grace b Lohmann 4 0
GE Palmer st †Tylecote b Steel 35 0
JW Trumble c Read b Briggs 18 0
JM Blackham c Grace b Briggs 5 0
W Bruce b Lohmann 11 0
TW Garrett c Shrewsbury b Lohmann 4 0
FR Spofforth not out 5 0
Extras (b 7, lb 1) 8
Total (all out; 97 overs) 149 (2.30 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-11 (Evans), 2-14 (McIlwraith), 3-26 (Jones), 4-30 (Scott), 5-84 (Palmer), 6-120 (Trumble), 7-129 (Blackham), 8-131 (Giffen), 9-137 (Garrett), 10-149 (Bruce)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GA Lohmann 37 14 68 5 2.75
J Briggs 32 19 30 3 1.40
RG Barlow 14 8 13 0 1.39
W Barnes 7 4 10 0 2.14
AG Steel 7 1 20 1 4.28
Match details
Balls per over 4
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series England won the 3-match series 3-0
Test debut J McIlwraith (Australia)
Umpires RP Carpenter and FH Farrands
Close of play
Thu, 12 Aug - day 1 - England 1st innings 279/2 (A Shrewsbury snr 42*, WW Read 30*)
Fri, 13 Aug - day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 8/0 (J McIlwraith 3*, E Evans 1*)
Sat, 14 Aug - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 149 (97 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • WG Grace (170) recaptured the record England Test score which A Shrewsbury snr had claimed in the previous match, he batted for 270 minutes, hit 24 fours and made his 170 out of 216.
 
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Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 12-14, 1886
England won by an innings and 217 runs
England v Australia at Lord's - Jul 19-21, 1886
England won by an innings and 106 runs
England v Australia at Manchester - Jul 5-7, 1886
England won by 4 wickets
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