Result
4th Test, Melbourne, Feb 9-13 1912, England tour of Australia
(61.5 ov)
191 & 173
589
England won by an innings and 225 runs
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
C Kelleway c Hearne b Woolley2978754037.17
HV Hordern  b Barnes1984811022.61
W Bardsley  b Foster0819000.00
VT Trumper  b Foster1733231051.51
C Hill (c)c Hearne b Barnes2240611055.00
WW Armstrong  b Barnes717101041.17
RB Minnett c Rhodes b Foster5677806072.72
VS Ransford c Rhodes b Foster415220026.66
TJ Matthews c Gunn b Barnes313160023.07
A Cotter  b Barnes1519223078.94
H Carter not out618161033.33
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 7)13
TOTAL(65.1 Ov, RR: 2.93)191
Fall of wickets: 1-53 (Charles Kelleway), 2-53 (Ranji Hordern), 3-69 (Warren Bardsley), 4-74 (Victor Trumper), 5-83 (Warwick Armstrong), 6-124 (Clem Hill), 7-152 (Vernon Ransford), 8-165 (Roy Minnett), 9-170 (Jimmy Matthews), 10-191 (Tibby Cotter)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
FR Foster2227743.5000
SF Barnes29.147452.5300
FE Woolley1132212.0000
W Rhodes21100.5000
JW Hearne10404.0000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JB Hobbs c †Carter b Hordern17829626822060.13
W Rhodes c †Carter b Minnett17940539715044.19
G Gunn c Hill b Armstrong751841746040.76
JW Hearne c Armstrong b Minnett031000.00
FR Foster c Hordern b Armstrong5086844058.13
JWHT Douglas (c)c Bardsley b Armstrong021000.00
FE Woolley c Kelleway b Minnett5678764171.79
CP Mead  b Hordern2157562036.84
J Vine not out433390012.12
EJ Smith c Matthews b Kelleway720140035.00
SF Barnes c Hill b Hordern023000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 4, nb 9, w 4)19
TOTAL(190.5 Ov, RR: 3.08)589
Fall of wickets: 1-323 (Sir Jack Hobbs), 2-425 (Wilfred Rhodes), 3-425 ('Young Jack' Hearne), 4-486 (George Gunn), 5-486 (Johnny Douglas), 6-513 (Frank Foster), 7-565 (Frank Woolley), 8-579 (Phil Mead), 9-589 (Tiger Smith), 10-589 (Sydney Barnes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
A Cotter37512503.3700
C Kelleway2628013.0700
WW Armstrong36129332.5800
TJ Matthews2216803.0900
HV Hordern47.5513732.8600
RB Minnett2055932.9500
VS Ransford21804.0000
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
C Kelleway c †Smith b Barnes525210020.00
H Carter c Hearne b Douglas381201032031.66
W Bardsley  b Foster319140015.78
VT Trumper  b Barnes2877813036.36
C Hill (c) b Douglas1134490032.35
WW Armstrong  b Douglas1116141068.75
RB Minnett  b Douglas717210041.17
VS Ransford not out2934495085.29
A Cotter c Mead b Foster8981088.88
TJ Matthews  b Foster1015172066.66
HV Hordern c Foster b Douglas514121035.71
Extras(b 9, lb 2, nb 7)18
TOTAL(61.5 Ov, RR: 2.79)173
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Charles Kelleway), 2-20 (Warren Bardsley), 3-76 (Sammy Carter), 4-86 (Victor Trumper), 5-101 (Warwick Armstrong), 6-112 (Clem Hill), 7-117 (Roy Minnett), 8-127 (Tibby Cotter), 9-156 (Jimmy Matthews), 10-173 (Ranji Hordern)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
FR Foster1933832.0000
SF Barnes2064722.3500
FE Woolley20703.5000
JW Hearne301705.6600
JWHT Douglas17.564652.5700
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossEngland , elected to field first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 3-1
Match numberTest no. 119
Season1911/12
Match days9,10,12,13 February 1912 (timeless match)
Test debut
Joseph Vine
Umpires
Bob Crockett
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 09 Feb - day 1 - England 54/0 (JB Hobbs 30*, W Rhodes 23*)
Sat, 10 Feb - day 2 - England 370/1 (W Rhodes 157*, G Gunn 22*)
Sun, 11 Feb - rest day
Mon, 12 Feb - day 3 - Australia 8/0 (C Kelleway 2*, H Carter 5*)
Tue, 13 Feb - day 4 - Australia 173 (61.5 ov) - end of match