Result
4th Test, Melbourne, Feb 11-16 1921, England tour of Australia
284 & 315
(64.2 ov, target 211)
389 & 211/2
Australia won by 8 wickets
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JB Hobbs c †Carter b McDonald2745511060.00
W Rhodes c †Carter b Gregory1123160047.82
JWH Makepeace c Collins b Mailey1172602604045.00
EH Hendren c †Carter b Mailey3051410058.82
FE Woolley lbw b Kelleway2949523059.18
JWHT Douglas (c)c & b Mailey501301404038.46
A Waddington  b Mailey045000.00
PGH Fender c Gregory b Kelleway37120042.85
A Dolphin  b Kelleway1210050.00
CH Parkin run out1012112083.33
H Howell not out098000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 5)6
TOTAL(99.2 Ov, RR: 2.85)284
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Wilfred Rhodes), 2-61 (Sir Jack Hobbs), 3-104 (Patsy Hendren), 4-164 (Frank Woolley), 5-270 (Harry Makepeace), 6-270 (Abe Waddington), 7-273 (Johnny Douglas), 8-274 (Arthur Dolphin), 9-275 (Percy Fender), 10-284 (Ciss Parkin)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
EA McDonald1924612.4200
JM Gregory1816113.3800
AA Mailey29.2111543.9200
J Ryder1051001.0000
WW Armstrong51901.8000
C Kelleway1823732.0500
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
HL Collins c Rhodes b Woolley59901055065.55
W Bardsley  b Fender5687871064.36
J Ryder lbw b Woolley727211025.92
JM Taylor hit wicket b Fender2870025.00
JM Gregory c †Dolphin b Parkin771351628057.03
CE Pellew  b Fender1233202036.36
WW Armstrong (c)not out1232102149058.57
C Kelleway  b Fender2752412051.92
H Carter  b Fender044000.00
AA Mailey run out1331261041.93
EA McDonald  b Woolley01114000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 6, nb 5, w 1)13
TOTAL(112.1 Ov, RR: 3.46)389
Fall of wickets: 1-117 (Warren Bardsley), 2-123 (Herbie Collins), 3-128 (Jack Ryder), 4-133 (Johnny Taylor), 5-153 (Nip Pellew), 6-298 (Jack Gregory), 7-335 (Charles Kelleway), 8-335 (Sammy Carter), 9-376 (Arthur Mailey), 10-389 (Ted McDonald)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
H Howell1728605.0500
JWHT Douglas401704.2500
A Waddington503106.2000
CH Parkin2256412.9000
PGH Fender32312253.8100
FE Woolley32.1145631.7400
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JB Hobbs lbw b Mailey1327250048.14
W Rhodes c Gregory b Mailey732251844032.44
JWH Makepeace lbw b Mailey541531492035.29
EH Hendren  b Kelleway3241473078.04
FE Woolley st †Carter b Mailey042000.00
JWHT Douglas (c)st †Carter b Mailey601481343040.54
PGH Fender c Collins b Mailey5978882175.64
A Waddington st †Carter b Mailey625210024.00
A Dolphin c Gregory b Mailey023000.00
CH Parkin c Bardsley b Mailey4560080.00
H Howell not out00100-
Extras(b 5, lb 5, nb 3, w 1)14
TOTAL(117 Ov, RR: 2.69)315
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (Sir Jack Hobbs), 2-145 (Harry Makepeace), 3-152 (Wilfred Rhodes), 4-152 (Frank Woolley), 5-201 (Patsy Hendren), 6-305 (Percy Fender), 7-307 (Johnny Douglas), 8-307 (Arthur Dolphin), 9-315 (Ciss Parkin), 10-315 (Abe Waddington)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
EA McDonald2327703.3400
JM Gregory1443102.2100
AA Mailey47812192.5700
J Ryder1032502.5000
C Kelleway2384712.0400
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 211 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
HL Collins c Rhodes b Parkin3266903048.48
W Bardsley run out3872822052.77
J Ryder not out521161145044.82
JM Gregory not out7613310310057.14
Extras(b 5, lb 5, nb 1, w 2)13
TOTAL(64.2 Ov, RR: 3.27)211/2
Fall of wickets: 1-71 (Warren Bardsley), 2-81 (Herbie Collins)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
H Howell1013603.6000
JWHT Douglas511302.6000
CH Parkin1224613.8300
PGH Fender13.223902.9200
FE Woolley1443902.7800
W Rhodes1022502.5000
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 4-0
Match numberTest no. 138
Season1920/21
Match days11,12,14,15,16 February 1921 (timeless match)
Test debut
Arthur Dolphin
Umpires
David Elder
Bob Crockett
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 11 Feb - day 1 - England 270/6 (JWHT Douglas 50*)
Sat, 12 Feb - day 2 - Australia 267/5 (JM Gregory 67*, WW Armstrong 54*)
Sun, 13 Feb - rest day
Mon, 14 Feb - day 3 - England 123/1 (W Rhodes 66*, JWH Makepeace 40*)
Tue, 15 Feb - day 4 - Australia 92/2 (J Ryder 12*, JM Gregory 6*)
Wed, 16 Feb - day 5 - Australia 211/2 (64.2 ov) - end of match