Result
1st Test, England tour of Australia at Brisbane, Nov 30 - Dec 5 1928
521 & 342/8d
25.3 ov, target 742
122 & 66
England won by 675 runs
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
JB Hobbs run out4993956052.68
H Sutcliffe c Ponsford b Gregory38100863038.00
CP Mead lbw b Grimmett823261034.78
WR Hammond c Woodfull b Gregory44126953034.92
DR Jardine c Woodfull b Ironmonger351311213026.71
EH Hendren c Ponsford b Ironmonger16931430816053.82
APF Chapman (c)c Kelleway b Gregory5057588087.71
MW Tate c Ryder b Grimmett2631202083.87
H Larwood lbw b Hendry701321187153.03
JC White lbw b Grimmett1428361050.00
G Duckworth not out526240019.23
Extras(lb 10, nb 3)13
TOTAL(175.3 Ov, RR: 2.96)521
Fall of wickets: 1-85 (Herbert Sutcliffe), 2-95 (Sir Jack Hobbs), 3-108 (Phil Mead), 4-161 (Wally Hammond), 5-217 (Douglas Jardine), 6-291 (Percy Chapman), 7-319 (Maurice Tate), 8-443 (Harold Larwood), 9-495 (Jack White), 10-521 (Patsy Hendren)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Gregory41314233.4600
C Kelleway3497702.2600
CV Grimmett40216734.1700
H Ironmonger44.3187921.7700
J Ryder622303.8300
HSTL Hendry1012012.0000
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
WM Woodfull c Chapman b Larwood043000.00
WH Ponsford  b Larwood214150014.28
AF Kippax c & b Tate1630323053.33
HSTL Hendry lbw b Larwood3071644042.25
C Kelleway  b Larwood822151036.36
J Ryder (c)c Jardine b Larwood3382833040.24
DG Bradman lbw b Tate1840334045.00
WAS Oldfield lbw b Tate21390015.38
CV Grimmett not out720201035.00
H Ironmonger  b Larwood4870050.00
Extras(b 1, lb 1)2
TOTAL(50.4 Ov, RR: 2.4)122
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Bill Woodfull), 2-7 (Bill Ponsford), 3-24 (Alan Kippax), 4-40 (Charles Kelleway), 5-71 (Stork Hendry), 6-101 (Sir Donald Bradman), 7-105 (Bert Oldfield), 8-116 (Jack Ryder), 9-122 (Bert Ironmonger)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
H Larwood14.443262.1800
MW Tate2165032.3800
WR Hammond1553802.5300
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
JB Hobbs lbw b Grimmett1121172052.38
H Sutcliffe c sub b Ironmonger32101972031.68
CP Mead lbw b Grimmett732632107027.75
WR Hammond c sub b Ironmonger2895662029.47
DR Jardine not out651941888033.50
EH Hendren c Ponsford b Grimmett4567585267.16
APF Chapman (c)c †Oldfield b Grimmett27171840158.82
MW Tate c Bradman b Grimmett20171140117.64
H Larwood c Ponsford b Grimmett37363460102.77
Extras(lb 3, nb 1)4
TOTAL(135.1 Ov, RR: 2.53)342/8d
Did not bat: JC White, G Duckworth 
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Sir Jack Hobbs), 2-69 (Herbert Sutcliffe), 3-117 (Wally Hammond), 4-165 (Phil Mead), 5-228 (Patsy Hendren), 6-263 (Percy Chapman), 7-285 (Maurice Tate), 8-342 (Harold Larwood)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CV Grimmett44.1913162.9600
H Ironmonger50208521.7000
J Ryder1434303.0700
HSTL Hendry2767902.9200
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 742 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
WM Woodfull not out3073821041.09
WH Ponsford c †Duckworth b Larwood6971066.66
AF Kippax c & b Larwood1524231062.50
HSTL Hendry c Larwood b White616151037.50
J Ryder (c)c Larwood b Tate1320033.33
DG Bradman c Chapman b White1550020.00
WAS Oldfield c Larwood b Tate55600100.00
CV Grimmett c Chapman b White11811005.55
H Ironmonger c Chapman b White011000.00
Extras(nb 1)1
TOTAL(25.3 Ov, RR: 2.58)66
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Bill Ponsford), 2-33 (Alan Kippax), 3-46 (Stork Hendry), 4-47 (Jack Ryder), 5-49 (Sir Donald Bradman), 6-62 (Bert Oldfield), 7-66 (Clarrie Grimmett), 8-66 (Bert Ironmonger)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
H Larwood703024.2800
MW Tate1132622.3600
WR Hammond10202.0000
JC White6.32741.0700
MATCH DETAILS
Exhibition Ground, Brisbane
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia 1928/29
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 176
Season1928/29
Match days30 November, 1,3,4,5 December 1928 (timeless match)
debut
Sir Donald Bradman
Bert Ironmonger
Umpires
David Elder
George Hele
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 30 Nov - day 1 - England 272/5 (EH Hendren 52*, APF Chapman 39*)
Sat, 01 Dec - day 2 - Australia 44/4 (HSTL Hendry 14*, J Ryder 4*)
Sun, 02 Dec - rest day
Mon, 03 Dec - day 3 - England 103/2 (CP Mead 40*, WR Hammond 19*)
Tue, 04 Dec - day 4 - Australia 17/1 (WM Woodfull 4*, AF Kippax 6*)
Wed, 05 Dec - day 5 - Australia 66 (25.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • day 5 - Australia 66 (25.3 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • day 4 - Australia 17/1 (WM Woodfull 4*, AF Kippax 6*)
Day 3
  • day 3 - England 103/2 (CP Mead 40*, WR Hammond 19*)
Day 2
  • day 2 - Australia 44/4 (HSTL Hendry 14*, J Ryder 4*)
Day 1
  • day 1 - England 272/5 (EH Hendren 52*, APF Chapman 39*)
Day 0
  • rest day