Result
3rd Test, Manchester, Jul 8-13 1948, Australia tour of England
363 & 174/3d
(61 ov, target 317)
221 & 92/1
Match drawn
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
C Washbrook  b Johnston11-3010-
GM Emmett c Barnes b Lindwall10-4700-
WJ Edrich c †Tallon b Lindwall32-17050-
DCS Compton not out145-324160-
JF Crapp lbw b Lindwall37-11541-
HE Dollery  b Johnston1-500-
NWD Yardley (c)c Johnson b Toshack22-8330-
TG Evans c Johnston b Lindwall34-7640-
AV Bedser run out37-14570-
R Pollard  b Toshack3-2600-
JA Young c Bradman b Johnston4-1000-
Extras(b 7, lb 17, nb 3)27
TOTAL(171.5 Ov, RR: 2.11)363
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Cyril Washbrook), 2-28 (George Emmett), 2-33* (Denis Compton, retired not out ), 3-96 (Jack Crapp), 4-97 (Tom Dollery), 5-119 (Bill Edrich), 6-141 (Norman Yardley), 7-216 (Godfrey Evans), 8-337 (Sir Alec Bedser), 9-352 (Dick Pollard), 10-363 (Jack Young)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall4089942.4700
WA Johnston45.5136731.4600
SJE Loxton701802.5700
ERH Toshack41207521.8200
IWG Johnson38167702.0200
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AR Morris c Compton b Bedser51-21860-
IWG Johnson c †Evans b Bedser1-700-
DG Bradman (c)lbw b Pollard77910100.00
AL Hassett c Washbrook b Young38-10150-
KR Miller lbw b Pollard31-7540-
SG Barnes retired hurt1-2500-
SJE Loxton  b Pollard36-7760-
D Tallon c †Evans b Edrich18-3010-
RR Lindwall c Washbrook b Bedser23-10630-
WA Johnston c Crapp b Bedser3-1300-
ERH Toshack not out0-100-
Extras(b 5, lb 4, nb 3)12
TOTAL(93 Ov, RR: 2.37)221
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Ian Johnson), 2-13 (Sir Donald Bradman), 3-82 (Lindsay Hassett), 4-135 (Keith Miller), 5-139 (Arthur Morris), 5-139* (Sid Barnes, retired not out ), 6-172 (Don Tallon), 7-208 (Sam Loxton), 8-219 (Bill Johnston), 9-221 (Ray Lindwall)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AV Bedser36128142.2500
R Pollard3295331.6500
WJ Edrich732713.8500
NWD Yardley401203.0000
JA Young1453612.5700
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
C Washbrook not out85-208110-
GM Emmett c †Tallon b Lindwall0-300-
WJ Edrich run out53-13881-
DCS Compton c Miller b Toshack0-600-
JF Crapp not out19-5520-
Extras(b 9, lb 7, w 1)17
TOTAL(69 Ov, RR: 2.52)174/3d
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (George Emmett), 2-125 (Bill Edrich), 3-129 (Denis Compton)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall1443712.6400
WA Johnston1433402.4200
SJE Loxton822903.6200
ERH Toshack1252612.1600
IWG Johnson731602.2800
KR Miller1471501.0700
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 317 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AR Morris not out54-15690-
IWG Johnson c Crapp b Young6-3210-
DG Bradman (c)not out301461226020.54
Extras(nb 2)2
TOTAL(61 Ov, RR: 1.5)92/1
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Ian Johnson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AV Bedser19122701.4200
R Pollard108600.6000
WJ Edrich20804.0000
JA Young21123111.4700
DCS Compton931802.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Old Trafford, Manchester
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 301
Season1948
Match days8,9,10,12,13 July 1948 (5-day match)
Test debut
George Emmett
Jack Crapp
Umpires
Dai Davies
Frank Chester
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 08 Jul - day 1 - England 1st innings 231/7 (DCS Compton 64*, AV Bedser 4*)
Fri, 09 Jul - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 126/3 (AR Morris 48*, KR Miller 23*)
Sat, 10 Jul - day 3 - England 2nd innings 174/3 (C Washbrook 85*, JF Crapp 19*)
Sun, 11 Jul - rest day
Mon, 12 Jul - day 4 - no play
Tue, 13 Jul - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 92/1 (61 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • SG Barnes retired hurt at 139/5
  • DCS Compton (1) retired hurt on 4* from 33/2 to 119/5