Result
2nd Test, Australia tour of England at Lord's, Jun 24-29 1948
350 & 460/7d
(78.1 ov, target 596)
215 & 186
Australia won by 409 runs
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SG Barnes c Hutton b Coxon0--00-
AR Morris c Hutton b Coxon105-209141-
DG Bradman (c)c Hutton b Bedser38104115-036.53
AL Hassett  b Yardley47-175-0-
KR Miller lbw b Bedser4---0-
WA Brown lbw b Yardley24-84-0-
IWG Johnson c †Evans b Edrich4---0-
D Tallon c Yardley b Bedser53---0-
RR Lindwall  b Bedser15---0-
WA Johnston st †Evans b Wright29---0-
ERH Toshack not out20---0-
Extras(b 3, lb 7, nb 1)11
TOTAL(129.3 Ov, RR: 2.7)350
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Sid Barnes), 2-87 (Sir Donald Bradman), 3-166 (Arthur Morris), 4-173 (Keith Miller), 5-216 (Lindsay Hassett), 6-225 (Bill Brown), 7-246 (Ian Johnson), 8-275 (Ray Lindwall), 9-320 (Don Tallon), 10-350 (Bill Johnston)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AV Bedser431410042.3200
A Coxon35109022.5700
WJ Edrich804315.3700
DVP Wright21.385412.5100
JC Laker731702.4200
NWD Yardley1543522.3300
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
L Hutton  b Johnson20---0-
C Washbrook c †Tallon b Lindwall8---0-
WJ Edrich  b Lindwall5-70-0-
DCS Compton c Miller b Johnston53---0-
HE Dollery  b Lindwall02-000.00
NWD Yardley (c) b Lindwall44---0-
A Coxon c & b Johnson19---0-
TG Evans c Miller b Johnston9---0-
JC Laker c †Tallon b Johnson28---0-
AV Bedser  b Lindwall9---0-
DVP Wright not out13---0-
Extras(lb 3, nb 4)7
TOTAL(102.4 Ov, RR: 2.09)215
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Cyril Washbrook), 2-32 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 3-46 (Bill Edrich), 4-46 (Tom Dollery), 5-133 (Denis Compton), 6-134 (Norman Yardley), 7-145 (Godfrey Evans), 8-186 (Alec Coxon), 9-197 (Jim Laker), 10-215 (Sir Alec Bedser)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall27.477052.5300
WA Johnston2244321.9500
IWG Johnson35137232.0500
ERH Toshack18112301.2700
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SG Barnes c Washbrook b Yardley141-277142-
AR Morris  b Wright62---1-
DG Bradman (c)c Edrich b Bedser8916218513054.93
AL Hassett  b Yardley011000.00
KR Miller c Bedser b Laker74---1-
WA Brown c †Evans b Coxon32---0-
RR Lindwall st †Evans b Laker25---0-
IWG Johnson not out9---0-
Extras(b 22, lb 5, nb 1)28
TOTAL(130.2 Ov, RR: 3.52)460/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-122 (Arthur Morris), 2-296 (Sid Barnes), 3-296 (Lindsay Hassett), 4-329 (Sir Donald Bradman), 5-416 (Bill Brown), 6-445 (Keith Miller), 7-460 (Ray Lindwall)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AV Bedser34611213.2900
A Coxon2838212.9200
WJ Edrich201105.5000
DVP Wright1946913.6300
JC Laker31.2611123.5400
NWD Yardley1343622.7600
DCS Compton301103.6600
England 2nd Innings (target: 596 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
L Hutton c Johnson b Lindwall13---0-
C Washbrook c †Tallon b Toshack37---0-
WJ Edrich c Johnson b Toshack2--00-
DCS Compton c Miller b Johnston29---0-
HE Dollery  b Lindwall37---0-
NWD Yardley (c) b Toshack11---0-
A Coxon lbw b Toshack02-000.00
TG Evans not out24---0-
JC Laker  b Lindwall0--00-
AV Bedser c Hassett b Johnston9---0-
DVP Wright c Lindwall b Toshack4---0-
Extras(b 16, lb 4)20
TOTAL(78.1 Ov, RR: 2.37)186
Fall of wickets: 1-42 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 2-52 (Bill Edrich), 3-65 (Cyril Washbrook), 4-106 (Denis Compton), 5-133 (Norman Yardley), 6-133 (Alec Coxon), 7-141 (Tom Dollery), 8-141 (Jim Laker), 9-158 (Sir Alec Bedser), 10-186 (Doug Wright)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall2396132.6500
WA Johnston33156221.8700
IWG Johnson21301.5000
ERH Toshack20.164051.9800
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 300
Season1948
Match days24,25,26,28,29 June 1948 (5-day match)
Test debut
Alec Coxon
Umpires
Dai Davies
Claud Woolley
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 24 Jun - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 258/7 (D Tallon 25*, RR Lindwall 3*)
Fri, 25 Jun - day 2 - England 1st innings 207/9 (AV Bedser 6*, DVP Wright 8*)
Sat, 26 Jun - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 343/4 (KR Miller 22*, WA Brown 7*)
Sun, 27 Jun - rest day
Mon, 28 Jun - day 4 - England 2nd innings 106/3 (DCS Compton 29*, HE Dollery 21*)
Tue, 29 Jun - day 5 - England 2nd innings 186 (78.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • day 5 - England 2nd innings 186 (78.1 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • day 4 - England 2nd innings 106/3 (DCS Compton 29*, HE Dollery 21*)
Day 3
  • day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 343/4 (KR Miller 22*, WA Brown 7*)
Day 2
  • day 2 - England 1st innings 207/9 (AV Bedser 6*, DVP Wright 8*)
Day 1
  • day 1 - Australia 1st innings 258/7 (D Tallon 25*, RR Lindwall 3*)