Result
3rd Test, Leeds, Jul 12-17 1956, Australia tour of England
325
(f/o)
143 & 140 (99.3 ov)
England won by an innings and 42 runs
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
PE Richardson c †Maddocks b Archer5-6500-
MC Cowdrey c †Maddocks b Archer0-1400-
ASM Oakman  b Archer4-2100-
PBH May (c)c Lindwall b Johnson101-317120-
C Washbrook lbw b Benaud98-328130-
GAR Lock c Miller b Benaud21-6230-
DJ Insole c Mackay b Benaud5-4310-
TE Bailey not out33-12930-
TG Evans  b Lindwall40-6750-
JC Laker  b Lindwall5-2900-
FS Trueman c & b Lindwall0-800-
Extras(b 4, lb 9)13
TOTAL(167.4 Ov, RR: 1.93)325
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Colin Cowdrey), 2-8 (Alan Oakman), 3-17 (Peter Richardson), 4-204 (Peter May), 5-226 (Cyril Washbrook), 6-243 (Tony Lock), 7-248 (Doug Insole), 8-301 (Godfrey Evans), 9-321 (Jim Laker), 10-325 (Fred Trueman)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall33.4116731.9900
RG Archer50246831.3600
KD Mackay1332902.2300
R Benaud4298932.1100
IWG Johnson2985912.0300
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CC McDonald c †Evans b Trueman2-200-
JW Burke lbw b Lock41-10250-
RN Harvey c Trueman b Lock11-5910-
PJP Burge lbw b Laker2-2700-
KD Mackay c Bailey b Laker2-2700-
KR Miller  b Laker41-13041-
RG Archer  b Laker4-610-
R Benaud c Oakman b Laker30-9160-
LV Maddocks c Trueman b Lock0-600-
IWG Johnson (c)c Richardson b Lock0-600-
RR Lindwall not out0-300-
Extras(b 4, lb 6)10
TOTAL(71.1 Ov, RR: 2.0)143
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Colin McDonald), 2-40 (Neil Harvey), 3-59 (Peter Burge), 4-59 (Jim Burke), 5-63 (Ken Mackay), 6-69 (Ron Archer), 7-142 (Richie Benaud), 8-143 (Len Maddocks), 9-143 (Keith Miller), 10-143 (Ian Johnson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
FS Trueman821912.3700
TE Bailey721502.1400
JC Laker29105852.0000
GAR Lock27.1114141.5000
Australia 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CC McDonald  b Trueman6-2000-
JW Burke  b Laker16-7910-
RN Harvey c & b Lock69-27040-
KR Miller c Trueman b Laker26-14612-
PJP Burge lbw b Laker5-2210-
R Benaud  b Laker1-1700-
IWG Johnson (c)c Oakman b Laker3-1300-
KD Mackay  b Laker2-2100-
RG Archer c Washbrook b Lock1-700-
LV Maddocks lbw b Lock0-800-
RR Lindwall not out0-200-
Extras(b 7, lb 4)11
TOTAL(99.3 Ov, RR: 1.4)140
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Colin McDonald), 2-45 (Jim Burke), 3-108 (Keith Miller), 4-120 (Peter Burge), 5-128 (Richie Benaud), 6-136 (Ian Johnson), 7-138 (Neil Harvey), 8-140 (Ron Archer), 9-140 (Len Maddocks), 10-140 (Ken Mackay)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
FS Trueman1132111.9000
TE Bailey721301.8500
JC Laker41.3215561.3200
GAR Lock40234031.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Headingley, Leeds
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Series result5-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 427
Season1956
Match days12,13,14,16,17 July 1956 (5-day match)
Test debut
Alan Oakman
Umpires
Dai Davies
Syd Buller
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 12 Jul - day 1 - England 1st innings 204/4 (C Washbrook 90*, GAR Lock 0*)
Fri, 13 Jul - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 81/6 (KR Miller 8*, R Benaud 8*)
Sat, 14 Jul - day 3 - no play
Sun, 15 Jul - rest day
Mon, 16 Jul - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 93/2 (RN Harvey 40*, KR Miller 24*)
Tue, 17 Jul - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 140 (99.3 ov) - end of match