Result
1st Test, Australia tour of England at Birmingham, May 27-29 1909
74 & 151
32.2 ov, target 105
121 & 105/0
England won by 10 wickets
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
A Cotter c Hirst b Blythe2--00-
W Bardsley c MacLaren b Hirst2--00-
WW Armstrong  b Hirst24---0-
VT Trumper c Hirst b Blythe10---0-
MA Noble (c)c Jessop b Blythe15---0-
SE Gregory c Rhodes b Blythe0--00-
VS Ransford  b Hirst1--00-
CG Macartney c MacLaren b Blythe10---0-
H Carter lbw b Hirst0--00-
JDA O'Connor lbw b Blythe8---0-
WJ Whitty not out0--00-
Extras(lb 1, nb 1)2
TOTAL(46 Ov, RR: 1.6)74
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Tibby Cotter), 2-7 (Warren Bardsley), 3-30 (Victor Trumper), 4-46 (Warwick Armstrong), 5-47 (Syd Gregory), 6-52 (Vernon Ransford), 7-58 (Monty Noble), 8-59 (Sammy Carter), 9-71 (Jack O'Connor), 10-74 (Charles Macartney)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GH Hirst2382841.2100
C Blythe2364461.9100
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
AC MacLaren (c) b Macartney5---0-
JB Hobbs lbw b Macartney01-000.00
JT Tyldesley  b O'Connor24---0-
CB Fry  b Macartney01-000.00
AO Jones c †Carter b Armstrong28---0-
GH Hirst lbw b Armstrong15---0-
GL Jessop  b Armstrong22---0-
W Rhodes not out15---0-
AFA Lilley c Ransford b Armstrong0--00-
GJ Thompson run out6---0-
C Blythe c Macartney b Armstrong1--00-
Extras(b 4, lb 1)5
TOTAL(55.3 Ov, RR: 2.18)121
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Sir Jack Hobbs), 2-13 (Archie MacLaren), 3-13 (C.B. Fry), 4-61 (Arthur Jones), 5-61 (Johnny Tyldesley), 6-90 (Gilbert Jessop), 7-103 (George Hirst), 8-107 (Dick Lilley), 9-116 (George Thompson), 10-121 (Colin Blythe)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WJ Whitty1754302.5200
CG Macartney1762131.2300
MA Noble10202.0000
JDA O'Connor522314.6000
WW Armstrong15.372751.7400
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
MA Noble (c)c Jones b Hirst11---0-
CG Macartney lbw b Blythe1--00-
SE Gregory c Thompson b Blythe43---0-
VS Ransford  b Blythe43---0-
VT Trumper c Rhodes b Hirst1--00-
W Bardsley c Thompson b Blythe6---0-
WW Armstrong c Jessop b Blythe0--00-
H Carter c Hobbs b Hirst1--00-
A Cotter c Tyldesley b Hirst15---1-
JDA O'Connor c †Lilley b Hirst13---0-
WJ Whitty not out9---0-
Extras(b 7, lb 1)8
TOTAL(52.5 Ov, RR: 2.85)151
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Charles Macartney), 2-16 (Monty Noble), 3-97 (Syd Gregory), 4-99 (Victor Trumper), 5-103 (Vernon Ransford), 6-103 (Warwick Armstrong), 7-106 (Sammy Carter), 8-123 (Warren Bardsley), 9-125 (Tibby Cotter), 10-151 (Jack O'Connor)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GH Hirst23.545852.4300
C Blythe2435852.4100
GJ Thompson401904.7500
W Rhodes10808.0000
England 2nd Innings (target: 105 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
JB Hobbs not out62---0-
CB Fry not out35---0-
Extras(b 5, lb 3)8
TOTAL(32.2 Ov, RR: 3.24)105/0
Did not bat: AC MacLaren, JT Tyldesley, AO Jones, GH Hirst, GL Jessop, W Rhodes, AFA Lilley, GJ Thompson, C Blythe 
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WJ Whitty511803.6000
CG Macartney1123503.1800
JDA O'Connor3.211705.1000
WW Armstrong1352702.0700
MATCH DETAILS
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England 1909
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 101
Season1909
Match days27,28,29 May 1909 (3-day match)
debut
George Thompson
Warren Bardsley
Bill Whitty
Umpires
John Carlin
Frederick Parris
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 27 May - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 22/2 (WW Armstrong 10*, VT Trumper 7*)
Fri, 28 May - day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 67/2 (SE Gregory 26*, VS Ransford 28*)
Sat, 29 May - day 3 - England 2nd innings 105/0 (32.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 3
  • day 3 - England 2nd innings 105/0 (32.2 ov) - end of match
Day 2
  • day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 67/2 (SE Gregory 26*, VS Ransford 28*)
Day 1
  • day 1 - Australia 1st innings 22/2 (WW Armstrong 10*, VT Trumper 7*)