Result
1st Test, Australia tour of England at Nottingham, Jun 11-16 1953
249 & 123
58 ov, target 229
144 & 120/1
Match drawn
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
GB Hole  b Bedser07-000.00
AR Morris lbw b Bedser67-179110-
AL Hassett (c) b Bedser115-39790-
RN Harvey c Compton b Bedser0915000.00
KR Miller c Bailey b Wardle55-17330-
R Benaud c †Evans b Bailey3--00-
AK Davidson  b Bedser4-39-0-
D Tallon  b Bedser0-1500-
RR Lindwall c †Evans b Bailey0-400-
JC Hill  b Bedser0--00-
WA Johnston not out0--00-
Extras(b 2, lb 2, nb 1)5
TOTAL(140.3 Ov, RR: 1.77)249
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Graeme Hole), 2-124 (Arthur Morris), 3-128 (Neil Harvey), 4-237 (Keith Miller), 5-244 (Richie Benaud), 6-244 (Lindsay Hassett), 7-246 (Don Tallon), 8-247 (Ray Lindwall), 9-248 (Jack Hill), 10-249 (Alan Davidson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AV Bedser38.3165571.4200
TE Bailey44147521.7000
JH Wardle35165511.5700
R Tattersall2355902.5600
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
L Hutton (c)c Benaud b Davidson43-120-0-
D Kenyon c Hill b Lindwall8-20-0-
RT Simpson lbw b Lindwall02-000.00
DCS Compton c Morris b Lindwall0--00-
TW Graveney c Benaud b Hill22-75-0-
PBH May c †Tallon b Hill9---0-
TE Bailey lbw b Hill13-100-0-
TG Evans c †Tallon b Davidson8---0-
JH Wardle not out29-65-0-
AV Bedser lbw b Lindwall2--00-
R Tattersall  b Lindwall2-2000-
Extras(b 5, lb 3)8
TOTAL(72.4 Ov, RR: 1.98)144
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Don Kenyon), 2-17 (Reg Simpson), 3-17 (Denis Compton), 4-76 (Tom Graveney), 5-82 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 6-92 (Peter May), 7-107 (Godfrey Evans), 8-121 (Trevor Bailey), 9-136 (Sir Alec Bedser), 10-144 (Roy Tattersall)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall20.425752.7500
WA Johnston1872201.2200
JC Hill1983531.8400
AK Davidson1572221.4600
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
GB Hole  b Bedser5-2010-
AR Morris  b Tattersall60-10870-
AL Hassett (c)c Hutton b Bedser5-2010-
RN Harvey c Graveney b Bedser2-1400-
KR Miller c Kenyon b Bedser5--00-
R Benaud  b Bedser0--00-
AK Davidson c Graveney b Tattersall6---0-
D Tallon c Simpson b Tattersall15---0-
RR Lindwall c Tattersall b Bedser12---0-
JC Hill c Tattersall b Bedser4---0-
WA Johnston not out4---0-
Extras(lb 5)5
TOTAL(39.2 Ov, RR: 3.12)123
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Graeme Hole), 2-44 (Lindsay Hassett), 3-50 (Neil Harvey), 4-64 (Keith Miller), 5-68 (Richie Benaud), 6-81 (Arthur Morris), 7-92 (Alan Davidson), 8-106 (Don Tallon), 9-115 (Ray Lindwall), 10-123 (Jack Hill)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AV Bedser17.274472.5300
TE Bailey512805.6000
JH Wardle1232402.0000
R Tattersall502234.4000
England 2nd Innings (target: 229 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
L Hutton (c)not out60--60-
D Kenyon c Hassett b Hill16-40-0-
RT Simpson not out28---0-
Extras(b 8, lb 4, nb 2, w 2)16
TOTAL(58 Ov, RR: 2.06)120/1
Did not bat: DCS Compton, TW Graveney, PBH May, TE Bailey, TG Evans, JH Wardle, AV Bedser, R Tattersall 
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Don Kenyon)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall1643702.3100
WA Johnston1891400.7700
JC Hill1232612.1600
AK Davidson51701.4000
R Benaud501503.0000
AR Morris20502.5000
MATCH DETAILS
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England 1953
Series result5-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 372
Season1953
Match days11,12,13,15,16 June 1953 (5-day match)
debut
Alan Davidson
Jack Hill
Umpires
Dai Davies
Harry Elliott
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 11 Jun - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 157/3 (AL Hassett 67*, KR Miller 19*)
Fri, 12 Jun - day 2 - England 1st innings 92/6 (TE Bailey 2*, TG Evans 0*)
Sat, 13 Jun - day 3 - England 2nd innings 42/1 (L Hutton 10*, RT Simpson 8*)
Sun, 14 Jun - rest day
Mon, 15 Jun - day 4 - no play
Tue, 16 Jun - day 5 - England 2nd innings 120/1 (58 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • day 5 - England 2nd innings 120/1 (58 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • day 4 - no play
Day 3
  • day 3 - England 2nd innings 42/1 (L Hutton 10*, RT Simpson 8*)
Day 2
  • day 2 - England 1st innings 92/6 (TE Bailey 2*, TG Evans 0*)
Day 1
  • day 1 - Australia 1st innings 157/3 (AL Hassett 67*, KR Miller 19*)
Day 0
  • rest day