Result
4th Test, Adelaide, Jan 29 - Feb 4 1937, England tour of Australia
288 & 433
(74 ov, target 392)
330 & 243
Australia won by 148 runs
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JHW Fingleton run out1026400038.46
WA Brown c Allen b Farnes4290911046.66
KE Rigg c †Ames b Farnes2056631035.71
DG Bradman (c) b Allen2655680047.27
SJ McCabe c Allen b Robins881451349060.68
RG Gregory lbw b Hammond2384891027.38
AG Chipperfield not out57911034062.63
WAS Oldfield run out522190022.72
WJ O'Reilly c Leyland b Allen734330020.58
EL McCormick c †Ames b Hammond416170025.00
LO Fleetwood-Smith  b Farnes1560020.00
Extras(lb 2, nb 3)5
TOTAL(77.6 Ov, RR: 2.77)288
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Jack Fingleton), 2-72 (Bill Brown), 3-73 (Keith Rigg), 4-136 (Sir Donald Bradman), 5-206 (Stan McCabe), 6-226 (Ross Gregory), 7-249 (Bert Oldfield), 8-271 (Bill O'Reilly), 9-283 (Ernie McCormick), 10-288 (Chuck Fleetwood-Smith)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
W Voce1204903.0600
GOB Allen1606022.8100
K Farnes20.617132.5600
WR Hammond603023.7500
H Verity1644702.2000
RWV Robins712612.7800
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
H Verity c Bradman b O'Reilly191191011015.96
CJ Barnett lbw b Fleetwood-Smith12933234113138.85
WR Hammond c McCormick b O'Reilly2069591028.98
M Leyland c Chipperfield b Fleetwood-Smith45117984038.46
RES Wyatt c Fingleton b O'Reilly3440075.00
LEG Ames  b McCormick521341198038.80
J Hardstaffjnr c & b McCormick2059530033.89
GOB Allen (c)lbw b Fleetwood-Smith1134350032.35
RWV Robins c †Oldfield b O'Reilly1038332026.31
W Voce c Rigg b Fleetwood-Smith84320200.00
K Farnes not out025000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 2, nb 4, w 1)13
TOTAL(113.4 Ov, RR: 2.18)330
Fall of wickets: 1-53 (Hedley Verity), 2-108 (Wally Hammond), 3-190 (Maurice Leyland), 4-195 (Bob Wyatt), 5-259 (Charlie Barnett), 6-299 (Les Ames), 7-304 (Joe Hardstaff), 8-318 (Sir Gubby Allen), 9-322 (Walter Robins), 10-330 (Bill Voce)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
EL McCormick2128122.8900
SJ McCabe921801.5000
LO Fleetwood-Smith41.41012942.3300
WJ O'Reilly30125141.2700
AG Chipperfield912402.0000
RG Gregory301403.5000
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JHW Fingleton lbw b Hammond1240410030.00
WA Brown c †Ames b Voce321401271022.85
DG Bradman (c)c & b Hammond21239543714053.67
SJ McCabe c Wyatt b Robins55116927047.41
KE Rigg c Hammond b Farnes725371028.00
RG Gregory run out501881751026.59
AG Chipperfield c †Ames b Hammond3169593044.92
WAS Oldfield c †Ames b Hammond18100012.50
WJ O'Reilly c Hammond b Farnes1480025.00
EL McCormick  b Hammond1490025.00
LO Fleetwood-Smith not out44400100.00
Extras(b 10, lb 15, nb 1, w 1)27
TOTAL(123.2 Ov, RR: 2.63)433
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Jack Fingleton), 2-88 (Bill Brown), 3-197 (Stan McCabe), 4-237 (Keith Rigg), 5-372 (Ross Gregory), 6-422 (Sir Donald Bradman), 7-426 (Bert Oldfield), 8-427 (Arthur Chipperfield), 9-429 (Bill O'Reilly), 10-433 (Ernie McCormick)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
W Voce2028613.2200
GOB Allen1416103.2600
K Farnes2428922.7800
WR Hammond15.215752.8000
H Verity37175401.0900
RWV Robins603814.7500
CJ Barnett511502.2500
M Leyland20602.2500
England 2nd Innings (target: 392 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
H Verity  b Fleetwood-Smith1736391047.22
CJ Barnett c Chipperfield b Fleetwood-Smith2144472047.72
J Hardstaffjnr  b O'Reilly43108922039.81
WR Hammond  b Fleetwood-Smith391381243028.26
M Leyland c Chipperfield b Fleetwood-Smith3280812040.00
RES Wyatt c †Oldfield b McCabe501081015046.29
LEG Ames lbw b Fleetwood-Smith011000.00
GOB Allen (c)c Gregory b McCormick941431021.95
RWV Robins  b McCormick422290018.18
W Voce  b Fleetwood-Smith1980011.11
K Farnes not out77800100.00
Extras(b 12, lb 2, nb 6)20
TOTAL(74 Ov, RR: 2.46)243
Fall of wickets: 1-45 (Hedley Verity), 2-50 (Charlie Barnett), 3-120 (Joe Hardstaff), 4-149 (Wally Hammond), 5-190 (Maurice Leyland), 6-190 (Les Ames), 7-225 (Sir Gubby Allen), 8-231 (Bob Wyatt), 9-235 (Bill Voce), 10-243 (Walter Robins)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
EL McCormick1314322.4800
SJ McCabe501512.2500
LO Fleetwood-Smith30111062.7500
WJ O'Reilly2685511.5800
MATCH DETAILS
Adelaide Oval
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Series result5-match series level 2-2
Match numberTest no. 258
Season1936/37
Match days29,30 January, 1,2,3,4 February 1937 (timeless match)
Test debut
Ross Gregory
Umpires
George Borwick
John Scott
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 29 Jan - day 1 - Australia 267/7 (AG Chipperfield 45*, WJ O'Reilly 3*)
Sat, 30 Jan - day 2 - England 174/2 (CJ Barnett 92*, M Leyland 35*)
Sun, 31 Jan - rest day
Mon, 01 Feb - day 3 - Australia 63/1 (WA Brown 23*, DG Bradman 26*)
Tue, 02 Feb - day 4 - Australia 341/4 (DG Bradman 174*, RG Gregory 36*)
Wed, 03 Feb - day 5 - England 148/3 (WR Hammond 39*, M Leyland 17*)
Thu, 04 Feb - day 6 - England 243 (74 ov) - end of match