Result
1st Test, Birmingham, Jun 8-13 1961, Australia tour of England
(154 ov)
195 & 401/4
516/9d
Match drawn
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Pullar  b Davidson17-44-0-
R Subba Row c Simpson b Mackay59-171-0-
ER Dexter c Davidson b Mackay10---0-
MC Cowdrey (c) b Misson13-6500-
KF Barrington c Misson b Mackay21---0-
MJK Smith c Lawry b Mackay02-000.00
R Illingworth c †Grout b Benaud15---0-
JT Murray c Davidson b Benaud16---0-
DA Allen run out11---0-
FS Trueman c Burge b Benaud20---1-
JB Statham not out7---0-
Extras(b 3, lb 3)6
TOTAL(84.3 Ov, RR: 2.3)195
Fall of wickets: 1-36 (Geoff Pullar), 2-53 (Ted Dexter), 3-88 (Colin Cowdrey), 4-121 (Ken Barrington), 5-121 (Mike Smith), 6-122 (Raman Subba Row), 7-153 (John Murray), 8-156 (Ray Illingworth), 9-181 (David Allen), 10-195 (Fred Trueman)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AK Davidson2667012.6900
FM Misson1564713.1300
KD Mackay29105741.9600
R Benaud14.381531.0300
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WM Lawry c †Murray b Illingworth57-11060-
CC McDonald c Illingworth b Statham22-58-0-
RN Harvey lbw b Allen114-212150-
NCL O'Neill  b Statham82-117110-
PJP Burge lbw b Allen25---0-
RB Simpson c & b Trueman76-210-0-
AK Davidson c & b Illingworth22---0-
KD Mackay c Barrington b Statham64--100-
R Benaud (c)not out36---0-
ATW Grout c Dexter b Trueman5---0-
Extras(b 8, lb 4, nb 1)13
TOTAL(152.5 Ov, RR: 3.37)516/9d
Did not bat: FM Misson 
Fall of wickets: 1-47 (Colin McDonald), 2-106 (Bill Lawry), 3-252 (Norm O'Neill), 4-299 (Neil Harvey), 5-322 (Peter Burge), 6-381 (Alan Davidson), 7-469 (Bob Simpson), 8-501 (Ken Mackay), 9-516 (Wally Grout)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
FS Trueman36.5113623.6900
JB Statham43614733.4100
R Illingworth441211022.5000
DA Allen2448823.6600
ER Dexter512204.4000
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Pullar c †Grout b Misson28-120-0-
R Subba Row  b Misson112-244140-
ER Dexter st †Grout b Simpson180-344310-
MC Cowdrey (c) b Mackay14---0-
KF Barrington not out48-190-0-
MJK Smith not out1--00-
Extras(lb 18)18
TOTAL(154 Ov, RR: 2.6)401/4
Fall of wickets: 1-93 (Geoff Pullar), 2-202 (Raman Subba Row), 3-239 (Colin Cowdrey), 4-400 (Ted Dexter)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AK Davidson31106001.9300
FM Misson2868222.9200
RB Simpson34128712.5500
KD Mackay41138712.1200
R Benaud2046703.3500
MATCH DETAILS
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Series result5-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 507
Season1961
Match days8,9,10,12,13 June 1961 (5-day match)
Test debut
John Murray
Bill Lawry
Umpires
Frank Lee
Syd Buller
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 08 Jun - day 1 - England 1st innings 180/8 (DA Allen 11*, FS Trueman 14*)
Fri, 09 Jun - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 359/5 (RB Simpson 36*, AK Davidson 16*)
Sat, 10 Jun - day 3 - England 2nd innings 5/0 (G Pullar 0*, R Subba Row 5*)
Sun, 11 Jun - rest day
Mon, 12 Jun - day 4 - England 2nd innings 106/1 (R Subba Row 68*, ER Dexter 5*)
Tue, 13 Jun - day 5 - England 2nd innings 401/4 (154 ov) - end of match