Result
4th Test, Manchester, Jul 27 - Aug 1 1961, Australia tour of England
190 & 432
(71.4 ov, target 256)
367 & 201
Australia won by 54 runs
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WM Lawry lbw b Statham74-178110-
RB Simpson c †Murray b Statham4-710-
RN Harvey c Subba Row b Statham19-3810-
NCL O'Neill hit wicket b Trueman11-6210-
PJP Burge  b Flavell15-2220-
BC Booth c Close b Statham46-8550-
KD Mackay c †Murray b Statham11-2500-
AK Davidson c Barrington b Dexter0-1800-
R Benaud (c) b Dexter2-1800-
ATW Grout c †Murray b Dexter2-1300-
GD McKenzie not out1-200-
Extras(b 4, lb 1)5
TOTAL(63.4 Ov, RR: 2.98)190
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Bob Simpson), 2-51 (Neil Harvey), 3-89 (Norm O'Neill), 4-106 (Peter Burge), 5-150 (Bill Lawry), 6-174 (Ken Mackay), 7-185 (Brian Booth), 8-185 (Alan Davidson), 9-189 (Wally Grout), 10-190 (Richie Benaud)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
FS Trueman1415513.9200
JB Statham2135352.5200
JA Flavell2286112.7700
ER Dexter6.421632.4000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Pullar  b Davidson63-21870-
R Subba Row c Simpson b Davidson2-800-
ER Dexter c Davidson b McKenzie16-4610-
PBH May (c)c Simpson b Davidson95-228140-
DB Close lbw b McKenzie33-9941-
KF Barrington c O'Neill b Simpson78-218100-
JT Murray c †Grout b Mackay24-10140-
DA Allen c Booth b Simpson42-10470-
FS Trueman c Harvey b Simpson3-2500-
JB Statham c Mackay b Simpson4-1900-
JA Flavell not out00100-
Extras(b 2, lb 4, w 1)7
TOTAL(163.4 Ov, RR: 2.24)367
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Raman Subba Row), 2-43 (Ted Dexter), 3-154 (Geoff Pullar), 4-212 (Peter May), 5-212 (Brian Close), 6-272 (John Murray), 7-358 (Ken Barrington), 8-362 (David Allen), 9-367 (Fred Trueman), 10-367 (Brian Statham)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AK Davidson39117031.7900
GD McKenzie381110622.7800
KD Mackay4098112.0200
R Benaud35158002.2800
RB Simpson11.442341.9700
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WM Lawry c Trueman b Allen102-268130-
RB Simpson c †Murray b Flavell51-14170-
RN Harvey c †Murray b Dexter35-8250-
NCL O'Neill c †Murray b Statham67-15590-
PJP Burge c †Murray b Dexter23-8920-
BC Booth lbw b Dexter9-2410-
KD Mackay c Close b Allen18-6130-
AK Davidson not out77-174102-
R Benaud (c)lbw b Allen1-1200-
ATW Grout c Statham b Allen0-200-
GD McKenzie  b Flavell32-10230-
Extras(b 6, lb 9, w 2)17
TOTAL(171.4 Ov, RR: 2.51)432
Fall of wickets: 1-113 (Bob Simpson), 2-175 (Neil Harvey), 3-210 (Bill Lawry), 4-274 (Peter Burge), 5-290 (Norm O'Neill), 6-296 (Brian Booth), 7-332 (Ken Mackay), 8-334 (Richie Benaud), 9-334 (Wally Grout), 10-432 (Graham McKenzie)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
FS Trueman3269202.8700
JB Statham44910612.4000
JA Flavell29.446522.1900
ER Dexter2046133.0500
DA Allen38255841.5200
DB Close813304.1200
England 2nd Innings (target: 256 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Pullar c O'Neill b Davidson26-4130-
R Subba Row  b Benaud49-14580-
ER Dexter c †Grout b Benaud76-84141-
PBH May (c) b Benaud024000.00
DB Close c O'Neill b Benaud8-801-
KF Barrington lbw b Mackay5-1210-
JT Murray c Simpson b Benaud4-510-
DA Allen c Simpson b Benaud10-2820-
FS Trueman c Benaud b Simpson8-4320-
JB Statham  b Davidson8-3020-
JA Flavell not out0-1200-
Extras(b 5, w 2)7
TOTAL(71.4 Ov, RR: 2.8)201
Fall of wickets: 1-40 (Geoff Pullar), 2-150 (Ted Dexter), 3-150 (Peter May), 4-158 (Brian Close), 5-163 (Raman Subba Row), 6-171 (John Murray), 7-171 (Ken Barrington), 8-189 (David Allen), 9-193 (Fred Trueman), 10-201 (Brian Statham)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AK Davidson14.415023.4000
GD McKenzie412005.0000
KD Mackay1373312.5300
R Benaud32117062.1800
RB Simpson842112.6200
MATCH DETAILS
Old Trafford, Manchester
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 510
Season1961
Match days27,28,29,31 July, 1 August 1961 (5-day match)
Test debut
Jack Flavell
Brian Booth
Umpires
John Langridge
Eddie Phillipson
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 27 Jul - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 124/4 (WM Lawry 64*, BC Booth 6*)
Fri, 28 Jul - day 2 - England 1st innings 187/3 (PBH May 90*, DB Close 14*)
Sat, 29 Jul - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 63/0 (WM Lawry 33*, RB Simpson 29*)
Sun, 30 Jul - rest day
Mon, 31 Jul - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 331/6 (KD Mackay 18*, AK Davidson 18*)
Tue, 01 Aug - day 5 - England 2nd innings 201 (71.4 ov) - end of match