Result
1st Test, England tour of Australia at Brisbane, Dec 4-9 1936
358 & 256
12.3 ov, target 381
234 & 58
England won by 322 runs
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
TS Worthington c †Oldfield b McCormick011000.00
CJ Barnett c †Oldfield b O'Reilly6915314511145.09
AE Fagg c †Oldfield b McCormick428230014.28
WR Hammond c Robinson b McCormick011000.00
M Leyland  b Ward12629025111043.44
LEG Ames c Chipperfield b Ward2466493036.36
J Hardstaffjnr c McCabe b O'Reilly431481256029.05
RWV Robins c sub b O'Reilly3851407074.50
GOB Allen (c)c McCabe b O'Reilly3598754135.71
H Verity c Sievers b O'Reilly767631010.44
W Voce not out41170036.36
Extras(b 1, lb 3, nb 4)8
TOTAL(113.6 Ov, RR: 2.36)358
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Stan Worthington), 2-20 (Arthur Fagg), 3-20 (Wally Hammond), 4-119 (Charlie Barnett), 5-162 (Les Ames), 6-252 (Maurice Leyland), 7-311 (Joe Hardstaff), 8-311 (Walter Robins), 9-343 (Hedley Verity), 10-358 (Sir Gubby Allen)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
EL McCormick812632.4300
MW Sievers1654201.9600
WJ O'Reilly40.61310251.8700
FA Ward36313822.8700
AG Chipperfield1133202.1800
SJ McCabe201003.7500
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
JHW Fingleton  b Verity1003103016032.25
CL Badcock  b Allen810111080.00
DG Bradman (c)c Worthington b Voce3857715066.66
SJ McCabe c Barnett b Voce511281166039.84
RH Robinson c Hammond b Voce2750028.57
AG Chipperfield c †Ames b Voce761530011.47
MW Sievers  b Allen871550011.26
WAS Oldfield c †Ames b Voce634300017.64
WJ O'Reilly c Leyland b Voce36130050.00
FA Ward c Hardstaff b Allen035000.00
EL McCormick not out1420025.00
Extras(b 4, lb 1, nb 5)10
TOTAL(85.6 Ov, RR: 2.04)234
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Jack Badcock), 2-89 (Sir Donald Bradman), 3-166 (Stan McCabe), 4-176 (Ray Robinson), 5-202 (Arthur Chipperfield), 6-220 (Jack Fingleton), 7-229 (Morris Sievers), 8-231 (Bert Oldfield), 9-231 (Frank Ward), 10-234 (Bill O'Reilly)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GOB Allen1627133.3200
W Voce20.654161.4800
WR Hammond401202.2500
H Verity28115211.3900
RWV Robins1704802.1100
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
TS Worthington st †Oldfield b McCabe823191034.78
CJ Barnett c Badcock b Ward2695754027.36
AE Fagg st †Oldfield b Ward271461081018.49
WR Hammond hit wicket b Ward25119955021.00
M Leyland c Bradman b Ward331411071023.40
LEG Ames  b Sievers921232042.85
GOB Allen (c)c Fingleton b Sievers682051948033.17
J Hardstaffjnr st †Oldfield b Ward2078643025.64
RWV Robins c Chipperfield b Ward066000.00
H Verity lbw b Sievers1991582020.87
W Voce not out211200018.18
Extras(b 14, lb 4, nb 1)19
TOTAL(116.6 Ov, RR: 1.64)256
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Stan Worthington), 2-50 (Charlie Barnett), 3-82 (Arthur Fagg), 4-105 (Wally Hammond), 5-122 (Les Ames), 6-144 (Maurice Leyland), 7-205 (Joe Hardstaff), 8-205 (Walter Robins), 9-247 (Hedley Verity), 10-256 (Sir Gubby Allen)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MW Sievers19.692931.1000
WJ O'Reilly35155901.2600
FA Ward461610261.6600
AG Chipperfield1023302.4700
SJ McCabe611411.7500
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 381 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
JHW Fingleton  b Voce011000.00
CL Badcock c Fagg b Allen0513000.00
MW Sievers c Voce b Allen522190022.72
WAS Oldfield  b Voce1028352035.71
DG Bradman (c)c Fagg b Allen021000.00
SJ McCabe c Leyland b Allen7861087.50
RH Robinson c Hammond b Voce33400100.00
AG Chipperfield not out26183140144.44
WJ O'Reilly  b Allen054000.00
FA Ward  b Voce11513006.66
Extras(nb 6)6
TOTAL(12.3 Ov, RR: 3.51)58
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Jack Fingleton), 2-3 (Jack Badcock), 3-7 (Morris Sievers), 4-7 (Sir Donald Bradman), 5-16 (Stan McCabe), 6-20 (Ray Robinson), 7-35 (Bert Oldfield), 8-41 (Bill O'Reilly), 9-58 (Frank Ward)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
W Voce6.301641.8800
GOB Allen603654.5000
MATCH DETAILS
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia 1936/37
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 255
Season1936/37
Match days4,5,7,8,9 December 1936 (timeless match)
debut
Jack Badcock
Morris Sievers
Ray Robinson
Frank Ward
Umpires
George Borwick
John Scott
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 04 Dec - day 1 - England 263/6 (J Hardstaff 27*, RWV Robins 6*)
Sat, 05 Dec - day 2 - Australia 151/2 (JHW Fingleton 61*, SJ McCabe 37*)
Sun, 06 Dec - rest day
Mon, 07 Dec - day 3 - England 75/2 (AE Fagg 24*, WR Hammond 12*)
Tue, 08 Dec - day 4 - Australia 3/1 (CL Badcock 0*, MW Sievers 2*)
Wed, 09 Dec - day 5 - Australia 58 (12.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • day 5 - Australia 58 (12.3 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • day 4 - Australia 3/1 (CL Badcock 0*, MW Sievers 2*)
Day 3
  • day 3 - England 75/2 (AE Fagg 24*, WR Hammond 12*)
Day 2
  • day 2 - Australia 151/2 (JHW Fingleton 61*, SJ McCabe 37*)
Day 1
  • day 1 - England 263/6 (J Hardstaff 27*, RWV Robins 6*)
Day 0
  • rest day