• BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    st †Oldfield b McCabe
    8
    23
    19
    1
    0
    34.78
    c Badcock b Ward
    26
    95
    75
    4
    0
    27.36
    st †Oldfield b Ward
    27
    146
    108
    1
    0
    18.49
    hit wicket b Ward
    25
    119
    95
    5
    0
    21.00
    c Bradman b Ward
    33
    141
    107
    1
    0
    23.40
    b Sievers
    9
    21
    23
    2
    0
    42.85
    c Fingleton b Sievers
    68
    205
    194
    8
    0
    33.17
    st †Oldfield b Ward
    20
    78
    64
    3
    0
    25.64
    c Chipperfield b Ward
    0
    6
    6
    0
    0
    0.00
    lbw b Sievers
    19
    91
    58
    2
    0
    20.87
    not out
    2
    11
    20
    0
    0
    18.18
    Extras
    19 (b 14, lb 4, nb 1)
    TOTAL
    256 all out (116.6 Overs, RR: 1.64 per 6 ball)
    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)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    MW Sievers19.692931.1000
    WJ O'Reilly35155901.2600
    FA Ward461610261.6600
    AG Chipperfield1023302.4700
    SJ McCabe611411.7500

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

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