Result
5th Test, Sydney, Jan 25-29 1952, West Indies tour of Australia
116 & 377
(67.3 ov, target 416)
78 & 213
Australia won by 202 runs
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CC McDonald c Worrell b Gomez32-6340-
GR Thoms  b Gomez16-8510-
AL Hassett (c)c †Guillen b Gomez2-1000-
RN Harvey  b Gomez18-3720-
KR Miller c Rae b Worrell20-6830-
GB Hole c †Guillen b Worrell1-800-
R Benaud c Stollmeyer b Gomez3-1000-
RR Lindwall c Worrell b Gomez011000.00
DT Ring c Atkinson b Gomez4-2510-
GRA Langley c Weekes b Worrell6-2800-
WA Johnston not out13-1920-
Extras(lb 1)1
TOTAL(36.2 Ov, RR: 2.4)116
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Colin McDonald), 2-49 (Lindsay Hassett), 3-54 (George Thoms), 4-77 (Neil Harvey), 5-78 (Graeme Hole), 6-91 (Richie Benaud), 7-91 (Ray Lindwall), 8-97 (Keith Miller), 9-99 (Doug Ring), 10-116 (Gil Langley)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
FMM Worrell12.214232.5700
GE Gomez1835572.2900
DS Atkinson621802.2500
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AF Rae c †Langley b Johnston11-8010-
JB Stollmeyer (c)lbw b Johnston10-3600-
CL Walcott  b Lindwall1-800-
ED Weekes c †Langley b Lindwall042000.00
RJ Christiani c & b Miller7-2410-
FMM Worrell  b Miller6-3100-
GE Gomez  b Miller11-1810-
DS Atkinson  b Miller6-1510-
SC Guillen not out13-4100-
S Ramadhin  b Johnston0-500-
AL Valentine c †Langley b Miller6-2500-
Extras(b 3, lb 3, w 1)7
TOTAL(29.6 Ov, RR: 1.96)78
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Jeffrey Stollmeyer), 2-18 (Sir Clyde Walcott), 3-18 (Sir Everton Weekes), 4-34 (Robert Christiani), 5-34 (Allan Rae), 6-51 (Gerry Gomez), 7-56 (Sir Frank Worrell), 8-59 (Denis Atkinson), 9-60 (Sonny Ramadhin), 10-78 (Alf Valentine)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall812021.8700
WA Johnston1432531.3300
KR Miller7.612652.5100
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CC McDonald  b Ramadhin62-18550-
GR Thoms hit wicket b Worrell28-9410-
AL Hassett (c)c Worrell b Valentine64-17650-
RN Harvey c †Guillen b Worrell8-2410-
KR Miller c Weekes b Valentine69-14480-
GB Hole  b Worrell62-14260-
R Benaud c sub b Worrell19-3530-
RR Lindwall c Walcott b Gomez21-3110-
DT Ring  b Gomez12-2810-
GRA Langley  b Gomez8-2800-
WA Johnston not out6-910-
Extras(b 10, lb 8)18
TOTAL(113.2 Ov, RR: 2.49)377
Fall of wickets: 1-55 (George Thoms), 2-138 (Colin McDonald), 3-152 (Neil Harvey), 4-216 (Lindsay Hassett), 5-287 (Keith Miller), 6-326 (Richie Benaud), 7-347 (Graeme Hole), 8-353 (Ray Lindwall), 9-370 (Doug Ring), 10-377 (Gil Langley)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
FMM Worrell2329543.0900
GE Gomez18.235832.3800
DS Atkinson802502.3400
S Ramadhin34810212.2500
AL Valentine3067921.9700
West Indies 2nd Innings (target: 416 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AF Rae c Harvey b Ring25-6920-
JB Stollmeyer (c)lbw b Lindwall104-24260-
CL Walcott c †Langley b Miller12-2800-
ED Weekes c †Langley b Lindwall21-8010-
FMM Worrell run out18-5810-
RJ Christiani c Johnston b Lindwall4-2100-
GE Gomez  b Miller2-1800-
DS Atkinson hit wicket b Lindwall2-2300-
SC Guillen  b Lindwall6-1810-
S Ramadhin not out3-1400-
AL Valentine  b Benaud0-600-
Extras(b 4, lb 11, w 1)16
TOTAL(67.3 Ov, RR: 2.37)213
Fall of wickets: 1-48 (Allan Rae), 2-83 (Sir Clyde Walcott), 3-147 (Sir Everton Weekes), 4-191 (Sir Frank Worrell), 5-192 (Jeffrey Stollmeyer), 6-194 (Gerry Gomez), 7-200 (Robert Christiani), 8-205 (Denis Atkinson), 9-212 (Sammy Guillen), 10-213 (Alf Valentine)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall2145251.8500
WA Johnston1023002.2500
KR Miller1925722.2500
DT Ring1314412.5300
R Benaud4.301412.4000
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of Australia
Series resultAustralia won the 5-match series 4-1
Match numberTest no. 347
Season1951/52
Match days25,26,28,29 January 1952 (5-day match)
Test debut
Colin McDonald
George Thoms
Richie Benaud
Umpires
Herb Elphinstone
Mel McInnes
Ronald Wright
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 25 Jan - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 64/9 (SC Guillen 4*, AL Valentine 2*)
Sat, 26 Jan - day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 216/4 (KR Miller 49*, GB Hole 0*)
Sun, 27 Jan - rest day
Mon, 28 Jan - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 112/2 (JB Stollmeyer 64*, ED Weekes 5*)
Tue, 29 Jan - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 213 (67.3 ov) - end of match