Result
5th Test, Australia tour of West Indies at Kingston, Jun 11-17 1955
(117.5 ov)
357 & 319
758/8d
Australia won by an innings and 82 runs
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JKC Holt c †Langley b Miller4---0-
HA Furlonge c Benaud b Lindwall4--10-
CL Walcott c †Langley b Miller155-294230-
ED Weekes  b Benaud56-62100-
FMM Worrell c †Langley b Lindwall61-110-0-
OG Smith c †Langley b Miller29--51-
GS Sobers not out35---0-
DS Atkinson (c)run out8---0-
CC Depeiaza c †Langley b Miller0--00-
FM King  b Miller011000.00
DT Dewdney  b Miller2--00-
Extras(lb 2, w 1)3
TOTAL(94.2 Ov, RR: 3.78)357
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Hammond Furlonge), 2-13 (John Holt), 3-95 (Sir Everton Weekes), 4-204 (Sir Frank Worrell), 5-268 (Collie Smith), 6-327 (Sir Clyde Walcott), 7-341 (Denis Atkinson), 8-347 (Clairmonte Depeiaza), 9-347 (Frank King), 10-357 (Tom Dewdney)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall1226425.3300
KR Miller25.2310764.2200
RG Archer1113903.5400
R Benaud2457513.1200
IWG Johnson2276903.1300
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CC McDonald  b Worrell127-323110-
LE Favell c Weekes b King0--00-
AR Morris lbw b Dewdney7---0-
RN Harvey c Atkinson b Smith204-410241-
KR Miller c Worrell b Atkinson109-328151-
RG Archer c †Depeiaza b Sobers128-213192-
RR Lindwall c †Depeiaza b King10---0-
R Benaud c Worrell b Smith121-96182-
IWG Johnson (c)not out27-70-0-
Extras(b 8, lb 7, nb 1, w 9)25
TOTAL(245.4 Ov, RR: 3.08)758/8d
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Les Favell), 2-7 (Arthur Morris), 3-302 (Colin McDonald), 4-373 (Neil Harvey), 5-593 (Keith Miller), 6-597 (Ron Archer), 7-621 (Ray Lindwall), 8-758 (Richie Benaud)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DT Dewdney24411514.7900
FM King31112624.0600
DS Atkinson552013212.4000
OG Smith52.41714522.7500
FMM Worrell451011612.5700
GS Sobers38129912.6000
West Indies 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JKC Holt c †Langley b Benaud21---0-
HA Furlonge c sub b Miller28---0-
CC Depeiaza  b Miller7---0-
CL Walcott c †Langley b Lindwall110---0-
GS Sobers c Favell b Lindwall64-181-0-
OG Smith c & b Benaud16---0-
FMM Worrell  b Johnson12-77-0-
DS Atkinson (c)c †Langley b Archer4---0-
ED Weekes not out36---0-
FM King c Archer b Johnson62-01300.00
DT Dewdney lbw b Benaud0--00-
Extras(b 8, lb 6, w 1)15
TOTAL(117.5 Ov, RR: 2.7)319
Fall of wickets: 1-47 (John Holt), 2-60 (Clairmonte Depeiaza), 3-65 (Hammond Furlonge), 4-244 (Sir Garry Sobers), 5-244 (Sir Clyde Walcott), 6-268 (Collie Smith), 7-273 (Denis Atkinson), 8-283 (Sir Frank Worrell), 9-289 (Frank King), 10-319 (Tom Dewdney)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall1965122.6800
KR Miller1935823.0500
RG Archer2767312.7000
R Benaud29.5107632.5400
IWG Johnson23104622.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Sabina Park, Kingston, Jamaica
TossWest Indies , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of West Indies
Series resultAustralia won the 5-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 408
Season1955
Match days11,13,14,15,16,17 June 1955 (6-day match)
Test debut
Hammond Furlonge
Umpires
Perry Burke
Tom Ewart
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 11 Jun - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 327/6 (GS Sobers 15*)
Sun, 12 Jun - rest day
Mon, 13 Jun - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 258/2 (CC McDonald 115*, RN Harvey 121*)
Tue, 14 Jun - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 480/4 (KR Miller 70*, RG Archer 57*)
Wed, 15 Jun - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 60/1 (HA Furlonge 28*, CC Depeiaza 7*)
Thu, 16 Jun - day 5 - West Indies 2nd innings 293/9 (ED Weekes 19*, DT Dewdney 0*)
Fri, 17 Jun - day 6 - West Indies 2nd innings 319 (117.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 6
  • day 6 - West Indies 2nd innings 319 (117.5 ov) - end of match
Day 5
  • day 5 - West Indies 2nd innings 293/9 (ED Weekes 19*, DT Dewdney 0*)
Day 4
  • day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 60/1 (HA Furlonge 28*, CC Depeiaza 7*)
Day 3
  • day 3 - Australia 1st innings 480/4 (KR Miller 70*, RG Archer 57*)
Day 2
  • day 2 - Australia 1st innings 258/2 (CC McDonald 115*, RN Harvey 121*)
Day 1
  • day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 327/6 (GS Sobers 15*)