Result
5th Test, Sydney, Feb 27 - Mar 4 1925, England tour of Australia
295 & 325
(44.4 ov, target 454)
167 & 146
Australia won by 307 runs
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
HL Collins (c)c †Strudwick b Gilligan1-600-
J Ryder  b Kilner29-7130-
JM Gregory run out29-5410-
TJE Andrews c Whysall b Kilner26-4910-
JM Taylor c Whysall b Tate15-4600-
WH Ponsford c Woolley b Kilner80-14060-
AF Kippax  b Kilner42-10110-
C Kelleway lbw b Tate9-3910-
WAS Oldfield c †Strudwick b Tate29-8800-
AA Mailey  b Tate14-4200-
CV Grimmett not out12-3810-
Extras(b 2, lb 5, nb 2)9
TOTAL(102.5 Ov, RR: 2.15)295
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Herbie Collins), 2-55 (Jack Gregory), 3-64 (Jack Ryder), 4-99 (Tommy Andrews), 5-103 (Johnny Taylor), 6-208 (Alan Kippax), 7-239 (Bill Ponsford), 8-239 (Charles Kelleway), 9-264 (Arthur Mailey), 10-295 (Bert Oldfield)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MW Tate39.569241.7400
AER Gilligan1314612.6500
R Kilner3849741.9100
JW Hearne703303.5300
FE Woolley501802.7000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JB Hobbs c †Oldfield b Gregory072000.00
H Sutcliffe c Mailey b Kelleway2226354084.61
A Sandham run out425210016.00
FE Woolley  b Grimmett47-9350-
EH Hendren c Ponsford b Gregory10-2700-
JW Hearne lbw b Grimmett16-7910-
WW Whysall lbw b Grimmett8-3800-
R Kilner st †Oldfield b Grimmett24-3220-
MW Tate  b Ryder25-2430-
AER Gilligan (c)st †Oldfield b Grimmett5-1100-
H Strudwick not out1-400-
Extras(lb 4, nb 1)5
TOTAL(47.7 Ov, RR: 2.61)167
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Sir Jack Hobbs), 2-15 (Andy Sandham), 3-28 (Herbert Sutcliffe), 4-58 (Patsy Hendren), 5-96 (Frank Woolley), 6-109 ('Young Jack' Hearne), 7-122 (Dodger Whysall), 8-157 (Roy Kilner), 9-163 (Maurice Tate), 10-167 (Arthur Gilligan)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Gregory914223.5000
C Kelleway1513811.9000
AA Mailey501301.9500
J Ryder702412.5700
CV Grimmett11.724552.8400
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JM Gregory lbw b Hearne22-4730-
J Ryder  b Gilligan7-610-
TJE Andrews c Woolley b Hearne80-17060-
JM Taylor st †Strudwick b Tate25-6210-
WH Ponsford run out5-3600-
AF Kippax c Whysall b Woolley8-3210-
HL Collins (c)lbw b Tate28-9410-
C Kelleway c Whysall b Tate73-20250-
WAS Oldfield not out65-11730-
AA Mailey  b Tate022000.00
CV Grimmett  b Tate055000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 4, nb 1, w 1)12
TOTAL(118.3 Ov, RR: 2.05)325
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Jack Ryder), 2-43 (Jack Gregory), 3-110 (Johnny Taylor), 4-130 (Bill Ponsford), 5-152 (Tommy Andrews), 6-156 (Alan Kippax), 7-209 (Herbie Collins), 8-325 (Charles Kelleway), 9-325 (Arthur Mailey), 10-325 (Clarrie Grimmett)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MW Tate39.3611552.1900
AER Gilligan1524612.3000
R Kilner34135401.1900
JW Hearne2208422.8600
FE Woolley811411.3100
England 2nd Innings (target: 454 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JB Hobbs st †Oldfield b Grimmett13-3610-
H Sutcliffe  b Gregory0910000.00
A Sandham lbw b Grimmett15-2710-
FE Woolley c Andrews b Kelleway28-5520-
EH Hendren c †Oldfield b Grimmett10-2010-
JW Hearne lbw b Grimmett24-5510-
WW Whysall st †Oldfield b Grimmett18-7411-
R Kilner c Ponsford b Collins1-200-
MW Tate c Mailey b Kelleway33-3841-
AER Gilligan (c)not out0-600-
H Strudwick c Mailey b Grimmett021000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 3)4
TOTAL(44.4 Ov, RR: 2.46)146
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Herbert Sutcliffe), 2-31 (Sir Jack Hobbs), 3-32 (Andy Sandham), 4-60 (Patsy Hendren), 5-84 (Frank Woolley), 6-99 ('Young Jack' Hearne), 7-100 (Roy Kilner), 8-146 (Maurice Tate), 9-146 (Dodger Whysall), 10-146 (Bert Strudwick)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Gregory1005313.9700
C Kelleway711621.7100
CV Grimmett19.433761.4200
HL Collins823613.3700
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Series resultAustralia won the 5-match series 4-1
Match numberTest no. 162
Season1924/25
Match days27,28 February, 2,3,4 March 1925 (timeless match)
Test debut
Alan Kippax
Clarrie Grimmett
Umpires
David Elder
Bob Crockett
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 27 Feb - day 1 - Australia 239/7 (C Kelleway 9*, WAS Oldfield 0*)
Sat, 28 Feb - day 2 - England 167
Sun, 01 Mar - rest day
Mon, 02 Mar - day 3 - Australia 203/6 (HL Collins 27*, C Kelleway 22*)
Tue, 03 Mar - day 4 - England 88/5 (JW Hearne 18*, WW Whysall 1*)
Wed, 04 Mar - day 5 - England 146 (44.4 ov) - end of match