Result
4th Test, Adelaide, Feb 1-8 1929, England tour of Australia
334 & 383
(151.5 ov, target 349)
369 & 336
England won by 12 runs
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JB Hobbs c Ryder b Hendry742241642033.03
H Sutcliffe st †Oldfield b Grimmett642121696030.18
WR Hammond not out11937426317031.81
DR Jardine lbw b Grimmett13121003.22
EH Hendren  b Blackie1335340037.14
APF Chapman (c)c a'Beckett b Ryder3974642052.70
G Duckworth c Ryder b Grimmett55839008.62
H Larwood  b Hendry3770042.85
G Geary run out36455004.68
MW Tate  b Grimmett2760028.57
JC White c Ryder b Grimmett01322000.00
Extras(b 3, lb 7, w 1)11
TOTAL(183.1 Ov, RR: 1.82)334
Fall of wickets: 1-143 (Sir Jack Hobbs), 2-143 (Herbert Sutcliffe), 3-149 (Douglas Jardine), 4-179 (Patsy Hendren), 5-246 (Percy Chapman), 6-263 (George Duckworth), 7-270 (Harold Larwood), 8-308 (George Geary), 9-312 (Maurice Tate), 10-334 (Jack White)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
EL a'Beckett3184401.4100
HSTL Hendry31144921.5800
CV Grimmett52.11210251.9500
RK Oxenham35145101.4500
DD Blackie2965711.9600
J Ryder512014.0000
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WM Woodfull c †Duckworth b Tate1550020.00
A Jackson lbw b White16433131815049.54
HSTL Hendry c †Duckworth b Larwood2560040.00
AF Kippax  b White326180011.53
J Ryder (c)lbw b White631611493039.13
DG Bradman c Larwood b Tate4099802040.40
EL a'Beckett hit wicket b White361401343025.71
RK Oxenham c Chapman b White1572680020.83
WAS Oldfield  b Tate3267653047.76
CV Grimmett  b Tate44244009.52
DD Blackie not out31290025.00
Extras(lb 5, w 1)6
TOTAL(160 Ov, RR: 2.3)369
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Bill Woodfull), 2-6 (Stork Hendry), 3-19 (Alan Kippax), 4-145 (Jack Ryder), 5-227 (Sir Donald Bradman), 6-287 (Archie Jackson), 7-323 (Ron Oxenham), 8-336 (Ted a'Beckett), 9-365 (Clarrie Grimmett), 10-369 (Bert Oldfield)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
H Larwood3769212.4800
MW Tate42107741.8300
JC White601613052.1600
G Geary1233202.6600
WR Hammond913203.5500
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JB Hobbs c †Oldfield b Hendry11040010.00
H Sutcliffe c †Oldfield b a'Beckett1735271048.57
WR Hammond c & b Ryder17760344017029.35
DR Jardine c Woodfull b Oxenham9837834710025.92
EH Hendren c Bradman b Blackie1120141055.00
APF Chapman (c)c Woodfull b Blackie085000.00
H Larwood lbw b Oxenham58111062.50
G Geary c & b Grimmett637490016.21
MW Tate lbw b Oxenham4750403194.00
JC White not out44640008.69
G Duckworth lbw b Oxenham19100011.11
Extras(b 6, lb 10)16
TOTAL(200.4 Ov, RR: 1.9)383
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Sir Jack Hobbs), 2-21 (Herbert Sutcliffe), 3-283 (Douglas Jardine), 4-296 (Patsy Hendren), 5-297 (Percy Chapman), 6-302 (Harold Larwood), 7-327 (Wally Hammond), 8-337 (George Geary), 9-381 (Maurice Tate), 10-383 (George Duckworth)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
EL a'Beckett2794111.5100
HSTL Hendry28115612.0000
CV Grimmett521511712.2500
RK Oxenham47.4216741.4000
DD Blackie39117021.7900
J Ryder511312.6000
AF Kippax20301.5000
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 349 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WM Woodfull c Geary b White301341162022.38
A Jackson c †Duckworth b Geary361181023030.50
HSTL Hendry c Tate b White525230020.00
AF Kippax c Hendren b White511261407040.47
J Ryder (c)c & b White871551523056.12
DG Bradman run out581261384046.03
EL a'Beckett c Hammond b White2144353047.72
RK Oxenham c Chapman b White1264641018.75
WAS Oldfield not out1570530021.42
CV Grimmett c Tate b White932310028.12
DD Blackie c Larwood b White097000.00
Extras(b 9, lb 3)12
TOTAL(151.5 Ov, RR: 2.21)336
Fall of wickets: 1-65 (Archie Jackson), 2-71 (Bill Woodfull), 3-74 (Stork Hendry), 4-211 (Alan Kippax), 5-224 (Jack Ryder), 6-258 (Ted a'Beckett), 7-308 (Ron Oxenham), 8-320 (Sir Donald Bradman), 9-336 (Clarrie Grimmett), 10-336 (Don Blackie)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
H Larwood2046003.0000
MW Tate3797502.0200
JC White64.52112681.9400
G Geary1624212.6200
WR Hammond1432101.5000
MATCH DETAILS
Adelaide Oval
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 4-0
Match numberTest no. 179
Season1928/29
Match days1,2,4,5,6,7,8 February 1929 (timeless match)
Test debut
Archie Jackson
Umpires
David Elder
George Hele
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 01 Feb - day 1 - England 246/5 (WR Hammond 47*, G Duckworth 0*)
Sat, 02 Feb - day 2 - Australia 131/3 (A Jackson 70*, J Ryder 54*)
Sun, 03 Feb - rest day
Mon, 04 Feb - day 3 - Australia 365/9 (WAS Oldfield 31*)
Tue, 05 Feb - day 4 - England 206/2 (WR Hammond 105*, DR Jardine 73*)
Wed, 06 Feb - day 5 - Australia 24/0 (WM Woodfull 7*, A Jackson 16*)
Thu, 07 Feb - day 6 - Australia 260/6 (DG Bradman 16*, RK Oxenham 2*)
Fri, 08 Feb - day 7 - Australia 336 (151.5 ov) - end of match