Result
1st Test, Sydney, Dec 17-22 1920, England tour of Australia
267 & 581
(102.5 ov, target 659)
190 & 281
Australia won by 377 runs
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CG Macartney  b Waddington1941411046.34
HL Collins run out701751448040.00
W Bardsley c †Strudwick b Hearne2241401053.65
C Kelleway run out3392734035.86
WW Armstrong (c)st †Strudwick b Woolley1243370027.90
JM Gregory c †Strudwick b Woolley823211034.78
JM Taylor lbw b Hearne3493902036.55
CE Pellew c Hendren b Hearne3677813046.75
J Ryder run out527210018.51
WAS Oldfield c Hobbs b Parkin740371017.50
AA Mailey not out1035281028.57
Extras(b 4, lb 6, nb 1)11
TOTAL(114.5 Ov, RR: 2.32)267
Fall of wickets: 1-40 (Charles Macartney), 2-80 (Warren Bardsley), 3-140 (Herbie Collins), 4-162 (Charles Kelleway), 5-173 (Warwick Armstrong), 6-176 (Jack Gregory), 7-244 (Johnny Taylor), 8-249 (Nip Pellew), 9-250 (Jack Ryder), 10-267 (Bert Oldfield)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JW Hitch1003703.7000
A Waddington1833511.9400
CH Parkin26.555812.1600
JW Hearne3487732.2600
FE Woolley2373521.5200
JWHT Douglas301404.6600
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CAG Russell  b Kelleway011000.00
JB Hobbs  b Gregory4965624075.38
JW Hearne c Gregory b Mailey1451450027.45
EH Hendren c Gregory b Ryder2866683042.42
FE Woolley c Mailey b Ryder52496160106.12
JWHT Douglas (c)st †Oldfield b Mailey2147532044.68
W Rhodes c Gregory b Mailey327210011.11
JW Hitch c Kelleway b Gregory31580020.00
A Waddington run out713201053.84
CH Parkin not out49141044.44
H Strudwick lbw b Gregory21270016.66
Extras(b 3, lb 4)7
TOTAL(59.1 Ov, RR: 3.21)190
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Jack Russell), 2-50 ('Young Jack' Hearne), 3-70 (Sir Jack Hobbs), 4-144 (Patsy Hendren), 5-145 (Frank Woolley), 6-158 (Wilfred Rhodes), 7-165 (Bill Hitch), 8-180 (Johnny Douglas), 9-188 (Abe Waddington), 10-190 (Bert Strudwick)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
C Kelleway621011.6600
JM Gregory23.135632.4100
AA Mailey2349534.1300
J Ryder612023.3300
WW Armstrong10202.0000
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
HL Collins c Waddington b Douglas10427821911037.41
W Bardsley  b Hearne571141234050.00
CG Macartney  b Douglas691071049064.48
JM Taylor c Woolley b Parkin511101046046.36
CE Pellew lbw b Woolley1635402045.71
C Kelleway c Russell b Woolley782322072033.62
WW Armstrong (c) b Parkin15820920517075.59
J Ryder run out620140030.00
JM Gregory run out055000.00
WAS Oldfield c †Strudwick b Parkin1640402040.00
AA Mailey not out055000.00
Extras(b 17, lb 7, nb 2)26
TOTAL(192.3 Ov, RR: 3.01)581
Fall of wickets: 1-123 (Warren Bardsley), 2-234 (Herbie Collins), 3-241 (Charles Macartney), 4-282 (Nip Pellew), 5-332 (Johnny Taylor), 6-519 (Charles Kelleway), 7-536 (Jack Ryder), 8-540 (Jack Gregory), 9-578 (Warwick Armstrong), 10-581 (Bert Oldfield)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JW Hitch804005.0000
A Waddington2345302.3000
CH Parkin35.3510232.8700
JW Hearne42712412.9500
JWHT Douglas2637923.0300
FE Woolley36119022.5000
W Rhodes2226703.0400
England 2nd Innings (target: 659 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JB Hobbs lbw b Armstrong591351072143.70
CAG Russell c †Oldfield b Gregory5731071.42
JW Hearne  b Gregory571761614032.38
EH Hendren  b Kelleway561101256050.90
FE Woolley st †Oldfield b Mailey1621212076.19
JWHT Douglas (c)c Armstrong b Mailey74310175.00
W Rhodes c Ryder b Mailey45100984045.00
JW Hitch c Taylor b Gregory1926262073.07
A Waddington  b Kelleway313100023.07
CH Parkin  b Kelleway48130050.00
H Strudwick not out1840012.50
Extras(b 6, lb 3)9
TOTAL(102.5 Ov, RR: 2.73)281
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Jack Russell), 2-105 (Sir Jack Hobbs), 3-149 ('Young Jack' Hearne), 4-170 (Frank Woolley), 5-178 (Johnny Douglas), 6-231 (Patsy Hendren), 7-264 (Bill Hitch), 8-271 (Abe Waddington), 9-279 (Wilfred Rhodes), 10-281 (Ciss Parkin)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
C Kelleway15.534532.8400
JM Gregory3367032.1200
AA Mailey24210534.3700
J Ryder1762401.4100
WW Armstrong1002112.1000
CG Macartney30702.3300
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 135
Season1920/21
Match days17,18,20,21,22 December 1920 (timeless match)
Test debut
Herbie Collins
Johnny Taylor
Nip Pellew
Jack Ryder
Jack Gregory
Bert Oldfield
Arthur Mailey
Jack Russell
Patsy Hendren
Abe Waddington
Ciss Parkin
Umpires
Bob Crockett
Alfred Jones
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 17 Dec - day 1 - Australia 250/8 (J Ryder 5*, WAS Oldfield 0*)
Sat, 18 Dec - day 2 - Australia 46/0 (HL Collins 17*, W Bardsley 23*)
Sun, 19 Dec - rest day
Mon, 20 Dec - day 3 - Australia 332/5 (C Kelleway 23*)
Tue, 21 Dec - day 4 - England 47/1 (JB Hobbs 18*, JW Hearne 23*)
Wed, 22 Dec - day 5 - England 281 (102.5 ov) - end of match