Result
4th Test, Leeds, Jul 22-27 1948, Australia tour of England
496 & 365/8d
(114.1 ov, target 404)
458 & 404/3
Australia won by 7 wickets
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
L Hutton  b Lindwall81-187-0-
C Washbrook c Lindwall b Johnston143-317220-
WJ Edrich c Morris b Johnson111-314131-
AV Bedser c & b Johnson79-17782-
DCS Compton c †Saggers b Lindwall23-55-0-
JF Crapp  b Toshack5---0-
NWD Yardley (c) b Miller25---0-
K Cranston  b Loxton10---0-
TG Evans c Hassett b Loxton3--00-
JC Laker c †Saggers b Loxton4---0-
R Pollard not out0--00-
Extras(b 2, lb 8, nb 1, w 1)12
TOTAL(192.1 Ov, RR: 2.58)496
Fall of wickets: 1-168 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 2-268 (Cyril Washbrook), 3-423 (Sir Alec Bedser), 4-426 (Bill Edrich), 5-447 (Jack Crapp), 6-473 (Denis Compton), 7-486 (Ken Cranston), 8-490 (Godfrey Evans), 9-496 (Jim Laker), 10-496 (Norman Yardley)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall38107922.0700
KR Miller17.124312.5000
WA Johnston38128612.2600
ERH Toshack35611213.2000
SJE Loxton2645532.1100
IWG Johnson3398922.6900
AR Morris502004.0000
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AR Morris c Cranston b Bedser6---0-
AL Hassett c Crapp b Pollard13---0-
DG Bradman (c) b Pollard335659-058.92
KR Miller c Edrich b Yardley58---2-
RN Harvey  b Laker112-188170-
SJE Loxton  b Yardley93-13585-
IWG Johnson c Cranston b Laker10---0-
RR Lindwall c Crapp b Bedser77---0-
RA Saggers st †Evans b Laker5---0-
WA Johnston c Edrich b Bedser13---0-
ERH Toshack not out12---0-
Extras(b 9, lb 14, nb 3)26
TOTAL(136.2 Ov, RR: 3.35)458
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Arthur Morris), 2-65 (Lindsay Hassett), 3-68 (Sir Donald Bradman), 4-189 (Keith Miller), 5-294 (Neil Harvey), 6-329 (Ian Johnson), 7-344 (Sam Loxton), 8-355 (Ron Saggers), 9-403 (Bill Johnston), 10-458 (Ray Lindwall)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AV Bedser31.249232.9300
R Pollard38610422.7300
K Cranston1415103.6400
WJ Edrich301906.3300
JC Laker30811333.7600
NWD Yardley1763822.2300
DCS Compton301505.0000
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
L Hutton c Bradman b Johnson57---1-
C Washbrook c Harvey b Johnston65---1-
WJ Edrich lbw b Lindwall54---1-
DCS Compton c Miller b Johnston66---0-
JF Crapp  b Lindwall18---0-
NWD Yardley (c)c Harvey b Johnston7---0-
K Cranston c †Saggers b Johnston02-000.00
TG Evans not out47---0-
AV Bedser c Hassett b Miller17--40-
JC Laker not out15---0-
Extras(b 4, lb 12, nb 3)19
TOTAL(107 Ov, RR: 3.41)365/8d
Did not bat: R Pollard 
Fall of wickets: 1-129 (Cyril Washbrook), 2-129 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 3-232 (Bill Edrich), 4-260 (Jack Crapp), 5-277 (Norman Yardley), 6-278 (Ken Cranston), 7-293 (Denis Compton), 8-330 (Sir Alec Bedser)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall2668423.2300
KR Miller2155312.5200
WA Johnston2959543.2700
SJE Loxton1022902.9000
IWG Johnson2128514.0400
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 404 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AR Morris c Pollard b Yardley182-291330-
AL Hassett c & b Compton17-7410-
DG Bradman (c)not out17329225529059.24
KR Miller lbw b Cranston12-3020-
RN Harvey not out4--10-
Extras(b 6, lb 9, nb 1)16
TOTAL(114.1 Ov, RR: 3.53)404/3
Fall of wickets: 1-57 (Lindsay Hassett), 2-358 (Arthur Morris), 3-396 (Keith Miller)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AV Bedser2125602.6600
R Pollard2265502.5000
K Cranston7.102813.9000
JC Laker32119302.9000
NWD Yardley1314413.3800
DCS Compton1538215.4600
L Hutton413007.5000
MATCH DETAILS
Headingley, Leeds
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 302
Season1948
Match days22,23,24,26,27 July 1948 (5-day match)
Test debut
Ron Saggers
Umpires
Herbert Baldwin
Frank Chester
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 22 Jul - day 1 - England 1st innings 268/2 (WJ Edrich 41*, AV Bedser 0*)
Fri, 23 Jul - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 63/1 (AL Hassett 13*, DG Bradman 31*)
Sat, 24 Jul - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 457/9 (RR Lindwall 76*, ERH Toshack 12*)
Sun, 25 Jul - rest day
Mon, 26 Jul - day 4 - England 2nd innings 362/8 (TG Evans 47*, JC Laker 14*)
Tue, 27 Jul - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 404/3 (114.1 ov) - end of match