Result
4th Test, Leeds, Jul 22-25 1938, Australia tour of England
223 & 123
(32.3 ov, target 105)
242 & 107/5
Australia won by 5 wickets
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WJ Edrich  b O'Reilly1267571017.91
CJ Barnett c †Barnett b McCormick301341431022.38
J Hardstaffjnr run out41091040.00
WR Hammond (c) b O'Reilly7614913610151.00
E Paynter st †Barnett b Fleetwood-Smith281081013025.92
DCS Compton  b O'Reilly1436432038.88
WFF Price c McCabe b O'Reilly088000.00
H Verity not out2554474046.29
DVP Wright c Fingleton b Fleetwood-Smith2227283081.48
K Farnes c Fingleton b Fleetwood-Smith22100100.00
WE Bowes  b O'Reilly33800100.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 3)7
TOTAL(98.1 Ov, RR: 2.27)223
Fall of wickets: 1-29 (Bill Edrich), 2-34 (Joe Hardstaff), 3-88 (Charlie Barnett), 4-142 (Wally Hammond), 5-171 (Eddie Paynter), 6-171 (Denis Compton), 7-172 (Fred Price), 8-213 (Doug Wright), 9-215 (Ken Farnes), 10-223 (Bill Bowes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
EL McCormick2064612.3000
MG Waite1873101.7200
WJ O'Reilly34.1176651.9300
LO Fleetwood-Smith2577332.9200
SJ McCabe11000.0000
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JHW Fingleton  b Verity301171271025.64
WA Brown  b Wright2230301073.33
BA Barnett c †Price b Farnes571401315040.71
DG Bradman (c) b Bowes1031841789055.97
SJ McCabe  b Farnes19140011.11
CL Badcock  b Bowes412110033.33
AL Hassett c Hammond b Wright1352551025.00
MG Waite c †Price b Farnes33547008.57
WJ O'Reilly c Hammond b Farnes26120033.33
EL McCormick  b Bowes057000.00
LO Fleetwood-Smith not out2450050.00
Extras(b 2, lb 3)5
TOTAL(98.4 Ov, RR: 2.45)242
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Bill Brown), 2-87 (Jack Fingleton), 3-128 (Ben Barnett), 4-136 (Stan McCabe), 5-145 (Jack Badcock), 6-195 (Lindsay Hassett), 7-232 (Mervyn Waite), 8-240 (Sir Donald Bradman), 9-240 (Bill O'Reilly), 10-242 (Ernie McCormick)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
K Farnes2637742.9600
WE Bowes35.467932.2100
DVP Wright1543822.5300
H Verity1963011.5700
WJ Edrich301304.3300
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WJ Edrich st †Barnett b Fleetwood-Smith281101113025.45
CJ Barnett c †Barnett b McCormick2969775042.02
J Hardstaffjnr  b O'Reilly1123232047.82
WR Hammond (c)c Brown b O'Reilly011000.00
E Paynter not out2160644035.00
DCS Compton c †Barnett b O'Reilly1520193075.00
WFF Price lbw b Fleetwood-Smith614201042.85
H Verity  b Fleetwood-Smith055000.00
DVP Wright c Waite b Fleetwood-Smith011000.00
K Farnes  b O'Reilly76310116.66
WE Bowes lbw b O'Reilly011000.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 1, w 1)6
TOTAL(50.5 Ov, RR: 2.41)123
Fall of wickets: 1-60 (Charlie Barnett), 2-73 (Joe Hardstaff), 3-73 (Wally Hammond), 4-73 (Bill Edrich), 5-96 (Denis Compton), 6-116 (Fred Price), 7-116 (Hedley Verity), 8-116 (Doug Wright), 9-123 (Ken Farnes), 10-123 (Bill Bowes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
EL McCormick1141811.6300
MG Waite20904.5000
WJ O'Reilly21.585652.5600
LO Fleetwood-Smith1643442.1200
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 105 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JHW Fingleton lbw b Verity943420020.93
WA Brown lbw b Farnes912151075.00
DG Bradman (c)c Verity b Wright1631351051.61
SJ McCabe c Barnett b Wright1516171093.75
AL Hassett c Edrich b Wright3336325091.66
CL Badcock not out542460011.90
BA Barnett not out1518203083.33
Extras(b 4, nb 1)5
TOTAL(32.3 Ov, RR: 3.29)107/5
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Bill Brown), 2-32 (Jack Fingleton), 3-50 (Sir Donald Bradman), 4-61 (Stan McCabe), 5-91 (Lindsay Hassett)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
K Farnes11.341711.4700
WE Bowes1103503.1800
DVP Wright502635.2000
H Verity522414.8000
MATCH DETAILS
Headingley, Leeds
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Series resultAustralia led the 4-match series 1-0 (1 abandoned)
Match numberTest no. 265
Season1938
Match days22,23,25 July 1938 (4-day match)
Test debut
Fred Price
Mervyn Waite
Umpires
Tiger Smith
Frank Chester
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 22 Jul - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 32/1 (JHW Fingleton 9*, BA Barnett 1*)
Sat, 23 Jul - day 2 - England 2nd innings 49/0 (WJ Edrich 25*, CJ Barnett 20*)
Sun, 24 Jul - rest day
Mon, 25 Jul - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 107/5 (32.3 ov) - end of match