Australia tour of England at Bradford, May 5-6 1948
71 & 89
(23.5 ov, target 60)
101 & 63/6
Australians won by 4 wickets
Yorkshire 1st Innings
L Hutton c Harvey b Miller5-----
H Halliday  b Johnston15-----
EI Lester c Brown b Miller0-----
W Watson  b Johnston6-----
A Coxon  b Johnston14-----
TF Smailes c Brown b Miller3-----
R Aspinall c Harvey b Johnston13-----
AB Sellers (c)c Brown b Miller0-----
JH Wardle  b Miller0-----
DV Brennan not out6-----
EP Robinson c Lindwall b Miller7-----
Extras(lb 1, nb 1)2
TOTAL(54.3 Ov, RR: 1.3)71
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 2-22 (Harry Halliday), 3-22 (Ted Lester), 4-40 (Willie Watson), 5-45 (Frank Smailes), 6-49 (Alec Coxon), 7-50 (Brian Sellers), 8-50 (Johnny Wardle), 9-58 (Ron Aspinall), 10-71 (Ellis Robinson, 54.3 ov)
WA Johnston26142240.8400
KR Miller23.374261.7800
SJE Loxton11000.0000
RR Lindwall41501.2500
Australians 1st Innings
AR Morris c & b Smailes17-----
WA Brown lbw b Smailes13-----
AL Hassett (c) b Smailes0-----
RA Hamence c Aspinall b Smailes12-----
RN Harvey c Sellers b Robinson7-----
KR Miller c Watson b Smailes34-----
CL McCool st †Brennan b Wardle3-----
RR Lindwall  b Smailes0-----
D Tallon c Robinson b Wardle10-----
WA Johnston not out5-----
SJE Loxton absent hurt-
TOTAL(31.1 Ov, RR: 3.24)101
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Bill Brown), 2-24 (Lindsay Hassett), 3-30 (Arthur Morris), 4-38 (Neil Harvey), 5-74 (Ron Hamence), 6-78 (Colin McCool), 7-86 (Keith Miller), 8-86 (Ray Lindwall), 9-101 (Don Tallon, 31.1 ov)
R Aspinall20502.5000
A Coxon20301.5000
TF Smailes1425163.6400
JH Wardle8.122823.4200
EP Robinson511412.8000
Yorkshire 2nd Innings
L Hutton c Hamence b Johnston11-----
H Halliday c Brown b Miller1-----
EI Lester hit wicket b Johnston16-----
R Aspinall  b Miller10-----
W Watson  b Johnston1-----
A Coxon lbw b Johnston9-----
TF Smailes  b Miller6-----
AB Sellers (c) b Lindwall21-----
JH Wardle  b Johnston0-----
DV Brennan not out3-----
EP Robinson  b Johnston0-----
Extras(b 11)11
TOTAL(36.2 Ov, RR: 2.44)89
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 2-17 (Harry Halliday), 3-42 (Ron Aspinall), 4-42 (Ted Lester), 5-47 (Willie Watson), 6-62 (Frank Smailes), 7-66 (Alec Coxon), 8-72 (Johnny Wardle), 9-88 (Brian Sellers), 10-89 (Ellis Robinson, 36.2 ov)
KR Miller1634933.0600
RR Lindwall511112.2000
WA Johnston15.271861.1700
Australians 2nd Innings (target: 60 runs)
AR Morris c Hutton b Smailes3-----
WA Brown lbw b Smailes2-----
KR Miller c Halliday b Wardle2-----
AL Hassett (c)c Sellers b Smailes12-----
RA Hamence run out1-----
RN Harvey not out18-----
CL McCool c & b Wardle5-----
D Tallon not out17-----
Extras(b 3)3
TOTAL(23.5 Ov, RR: 2.64)63/6
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Bill Brown), 2-5 (Arthur Morris), 3-13 (Keith Miller), 4-20 (Ron Hamence), 5-20 (Lindsay Hassett), 6-31 (Colin McCool)
JH Wardle1212822.3300
TF Smailes11.523232.7000
Park Avenue Cricket Ground, Bradford
TossYorkshire , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Match days5,6 May 1948 (3-day match)
Ernest Cooke
Harry Elliott
Wed, 05 May - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 38/4 (RA Hamence 1*)
Thu, 06 May - day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 63/6 (23.5 ov) - end of match