Result
4th Test, Adelaide, Feb 2-8 1951, England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia
371 & 403/8d
(78.6 ov, target 503)
272 & 228
Australia won by 274 runs
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
KA Archer c Compton b Bedser032000.00
AR Morris  b Tattersall206-462230-
AL Hassett (c)c †Evans b Wright43-14411-
RN Harvey  b Bedser43-9930-
KR Miller c Brown b Wright44-8740-
JW Burke  b Tattersall12-3510-
IWG Johnson c †Evans b Bedser16-5720-
RR Lindwall lbw b Wright1-1100-
D Tallon  b Tattersall1-600-
WA Johnston c Hutton b Wright0-500-
JB Iverson not out0-600-
Extras(b 2, lb 1, nb 1, w 1)5
TOTAL(96.5 Ov, RR: 2.87)371
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Ken Archer), 2-95 (Lindsay Hassett), 3-205 (Neil Harvey), 4-281 (Keith Miller), 5-310 (Jim Burke), 6-357 (Ian Johnson), 7-363 (Ray Lindwall), 8-366 (Don Tallon), 9-367 (Bill Johnston), 10-371 (Arthur Morris)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AV Bedser2647432.1300
JJ Warr1626302.9500
DVP Wright2519942.9700
R Tattersall25.559532.7800
FR Brown302406.0000
DCS Compton101108.2500
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
L Hutton not out156-370110-
C Washbrook c Iverson b Lindwall2-900-
RT Simpson  b Johnston29-8810-
DCS Compton c †Tallon b Lindwall5-3000-
Rev.DS Sheppard  b Iverson9-6000-
FR Brown (c) b Miller16-3700-
TG Evans c Burke b Johnston13-4600-
AV Bedser lbw b Iverson7-510-
R Tattersall c Harvey b Iverson0-400-
JJ Warr  b Johnston0-1000-
DVP Wright lbw b Lindwall14-6210-
Extras(b 15, lb 5, nb 1)21
TOTAL(92.3 Ov, RR: 2.2)272
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Cyril Washbrook), 2-80 (Reg Simpson), 3-96 (Denis Compton), 4-132 (David Sheppard), 5-161 (Freddie Brown), 6-195 (Godfrey Evans), 7-206 (Sir Alec Bedser), 8-214 (Roy Tattersall), 9-219 (John Warr), 10-272 (Doug Wright)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall13.305132.8500
KR Miller1323612.0700
IWG Johnson1523801.9000
JB Iverson2646831.9600
WA Johnston2545831.7400
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
KA Archer c Bedser b Tattersall32-11520-
AR Morris run out16-2820-
AL Hassett (c)lbw b Wright31-9711-
RN Harvey  b Brown68-10890-
KR Miller  b Wright99-20780-
JW Burke not out101-24590-
IWG Johnson c †Evans b Warr3-4000-
RR Lindwall run out31-5650-
D Tallon c Hutton b Compton5-2200-
WA Johnston not out9-2110-
Extras(b 7, lb 1)8
TOTAL(101.6 Ov, RR: 2.97)403/8d
Did not bat: JB Iverson 
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Arthur Morris), 2-79 (Ken Archer), 3-95 (Lindsay Hassett), 4-194 (Neil Harvey), 5-281 (Keith Miller), 6-297 (Ian Johnson), 7-367 (Ray Lindwall), 8-378 (Don Tallon)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AV Bedser2566201.8600
JJ Warr2107612.7100
DVP Wright21210923.8900
R Tattersall27211613.2200
FR Brown311413.5000
DCS Compton4.611812.8400
England 2nd Innings (target: 503 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
L Hutton c sub b Johnston45-9050-
C Washbrook lbw b Johnston31-11501-
RT Simpson c Burke b Johnston61-14870-
DCS Compton c sub b Johnston021000.00
Rev.DS Sheppard lbw b Miller41-19430-
TG Evans c Johnson b Miller21-3820-
AV Bedser c Morris b Miller0-100-
R Tattersall c Morris b Johnson6-2110-
JJ Warr  b Johnson0-600-
DVP Wright not out0-300-
FR Brown (c)absent hurt-
Extras(b 15, lb 3, nb 3, w 2)23
TOTAL(78.6 Ov, RR: 2.17)228
Fall of wickets: 1-74 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 2-90 (Cyril Washbrook), 3-90 (Denis Compton), 4-181 (Reg Simpson), 5-221 (Godfrey Evans), 6-221 (Sir Alec Bedser), 7-228 (David Sheppard), 8-228 (Roy Tattersall), 9-228 (John Warr)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall1023502.6200
KR Miller1342731.5500
IWG Johnson25.666321.8300
WA Johnston2747342.0200
JW Burke31701.7500
MATCH DETAILS
Adelaide Oval
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 4-0
Match numberTest no. 330
Season1950/51
Match days2,3,5,6,7,8 February 1951 (6-day match)
Test debut
Jim Burke
Roy Tattersall
Umpires
Andrew Barlow
Arthur Cocks
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 02 Feb - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 254/3 (AR Morris 140*, KR Miller 24*)
Sat, 03 Feb - day 2 - England 1st innings 96/2 (L Hutton 56*, DCS Compton 5*)
Sun, 04 Feb - rest day
Mon, 05 Feb - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 34/1 (KA Archer 12*, AL Hassett 5*)
Tue, 06 Feb - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 285/5 (JW Burke 37*, IWG Johnson 1*)
Wed, 07 Feb - day 5 - England 2nd innings 114/3 (RT Simpson 23*, DS Sheppard 6*)
Thu, 08 Feb - day 6 - England 2nd innings 228 (78.6 ov) - end of match