Result
1st Test, Brisbane, Nov 26 - Dec 1 1954, England tour of Australia
601/8d
(f/o)
190 & 257 (90.1 ov)
Australia won by an innings and 154 runs
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
LE Favell c Cowdrey b Statham23-8030-
AR Morris c Cowdrey b Bailey153-419182-
KR Miller  b Bailey49-8641-
RN Harvey c Bailey b Bedser162-380170-
GB Hole run out57-12040-
R Benaud c May b Tyson34-9311-
RG Archer c Bedser b Statham0-500-
RR Lindwall not out64-128110-
GRA Langley  b Bailey16-2920-
IWG Johnson (c)not out24-2021-
Extras(b 11, lb 7, nb 1)19
TOTAL(129 Ov, RR: 3.49)601/8d
Did not bat: WA Johnston 
Fall of wickets: 1-51 (Les Favell), 2-123 (Keith Miller), 3-325 (Arthur Morris), 4-456 (Graeme Hole), 5-463 (Neil Harvey), 6-464 (Ron Archer), 7-545 (Richie Benaud), 8-572 (Gil Langley)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AV Bedser37413112.6500
JB Statham34212322.7100
FH Tyson29116014.1300
TE Bailey26114034.0300
WJ Edrich302807.0000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
L Hutton (c)c †Langley b Lindwall4-410-
RT Simpson  b Miller2-1000-
WJ Edrich c †Langley b Archer15-4230-
PBH May  b Lindwall1-500-
MC Cowdrey c Hole b Johnston40-19670-
TE Bailey  b Johnston88-261111-
FH Tyson  b Johnson7-2301-
AV Bedser  b Johnson5-810-
KV Andrew  b Lindwall6-1300-
JB Statham  b Johnson11-3720-
DCS Compton not out2-1500-
Extras(b 3, lb 6)9
TOTAL(76.1 Ov, RR: 1.87)190
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 2-10 (Reg Simpson), 3-11 (Peter May), 4-25 (Bill Edrich), 5-107 (Colin Cowdrey), 6-132 (Frank Tyson), 7-141 (Sir Alec Bedser), 8-156 (Keith Andrew), 9-181 (Brian Statham), 10-190 (Trevor Bailey)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall1442731.4400
KR Miller1151911.2900
RG Archer411412.6200
IWG Johnson1954631.8100
R Benaud1252801.7500
WA Johnston16.154722.1800
England 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
L Hutton (c)lbw b Miller13-6020-
RT Simpson run out9-4000-
WJ Edrich  b Johnston88-191131-
PBH May lbw b Lindwall44-14560-
MC Cowdrey  b Benaud10-6820-
TE Bailey c †Langley b Lindwall23-9540-
FH Tyson not out37-9510-
AV Bedser c Archer b Johnson5-1900-
KV Andrew  b Johnson5-810-
DCS Compton c †Langley b Benaud0-200-
JB Statham c Harvey b Benaud14-620-
Extras(b 7, lb 2)9
TOTAL(90.1 Ov, RR: 2.13)257
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Reg Simpson), 2-23 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 3-147 (Peter May), 4-163 (Bill Edrich), 5-181 (Colin Cowdrey), 6-220 (Trevor Bailey), 7-231 (Sir Alec Bedser), 8-242 (Keith Andrew), 9-243 (Denis Compton), 10-257 (Brian Statham)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall1735022.2000
KR Miller1223011.8700
RG Archer1542801.4000
IWG Johnson1753821.6700
R Benaud8.114333.9600
WA Johnston2185912.1000
MATCH DETAILS
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
TossEngland , elected to field first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 391
Season1954/55
Match days26,27,29,30 November, 1 December 1954 (6-day match)
Test debut
Les Favell
Colin Cowdrey
Keith Andrew
Umpires
Mel McInnes
Col Hoy
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 26 Nov - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 208/2 (AR Morris 82*, RN Harvey 41*)
Sat, 27 Nov - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 503/6 (R Benaud 14*, RR Lindwall 27*)
Sun, 28 Nov - rest day
Mon, 29 Nov - day 3 - England 1st innings 107/5 (TE Bailey 38*, FH Tyson 0*)
Tue, 30 Nov - day 4 - England 2nd innings 130/2 (WJ Edrich 68*, PBH May 39*)
Wed, 01 Dec - day 5 - England 2nd innings 257 (90.1 ov) - end of match