Result
1st Test, Sydney, Dec 13-19 1907, England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia
273 & 300
(98.3 ov, target 274)
300 & 275/8
Australia won by 2 wickets
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
FL Fane (c)c Trumper b Cotter2-1100-
RA Young c †Carter b Cotter13-1930-
G Gunn c Hazlitt b Cotter119-150200-
KL Hutchings c & b Armstrong42-4450-
LC Braund  b Cotter30-14420-
J Hardstaffsnr  b Armstrong12-2720-
W Rhodes run out1-200-
JN Crawford  b Armstrong31-5150-
SF Barnes  b Cotter1-1100-
C Blythe  b Cotter5-1310-
A Fielder not out1-800-
Extras(b 7, lb 6, nb 2, w 1)16
TOTAL(76.5 Ov, RR: 3.55)273
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Frederick Fane), 2-18 (Dick Young), 3-91 (Kenneth Hutchings), 4-208 (George Gunn), 5-221 (Joe Hardstaff), 6-223 (Wilfred Rhodes), 7-246 (Len Braund), 8-253 (Sydney Barnes), 9-271 (Jack Crawford), 10-273 (Colin Blythe)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
A Cotter21.5010164.6200
JV Saunders1104203.8100
GR Hazlitt923203.5500
WW Armstrong26106332.4200
CG Macartney30501.6600
MA Noble611402.3300
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
VT Trumper  b Fielder43-6160-
PA McAlister c Hutchings b Barnes3-400-
C Hill c Gunn b Fielder87-14680-
MA Noble (c)c Braund b Fielder37-7840-
WW Armstrong c Braund b Fielder7-2810-
VS Ransford c Braund b Rhodes24-5420-
CG Macartney c †Young b Fielder35-7140-
H Carter  b Braund25-5820-
GR Hazlitt not out18-4710-
A Cotter  b Braund2-900-
JV Saunders c Braund b Fielder9-1510-
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 2, w 2)10
TOTAL(91.2 Ov, RR: 3.28)300
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Peter McAlister), 2-72 (Victor Trumper), 3-164 (Monty Noble), 4-177 (Clem Hill), 5-184 (Warwick Armstrong), 6-222 (Vernon Ransford), 7-253 (Charles Macartney), 8-277 (Sammy Carter), 9-281 (Tibby Cotter), 10-300 (Jack Saunders)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
A Fielder30.248262.7000
SF Barnes2237413.3600
C Blythe1213302.7500
LC Braund1727424.3500
JN Crawford511402.8000
W Rhodes521312.6000
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
W Rhodes c McAlister b Macartney29-5920-
FL Fane (c)c Noble b Saunders33-10410-
G Gunn c Noble b Cotter74-167110-
KL Hutchings c Armstrong b Saunders17-2020-
J Hardstaffsnr  b Noble63-98100-
LC Braund not out32-8530-
RA Young  b Noble3-500-
JN Crawford c Hazlitt b Cotter5-1700-
SF Barnes  b Saunders11-2810-
C Blythe c Noble b Saunders15-1720-
A Fielder lbw b Armstrong6-310-
Extras(b 2, nb 7, w 3)12
TOTAL(109 Ov, RR: 2.75)300
Fall of wickets: 1-56 (Wilfred Rhodes), 2-82 (Frederick Fane), 3-105 (Kenneth Hutchings), 4-218 (Joe Hardstaff), 5-223 (George Gunn), 6-227 (Dick Young), 7-241 (Jack Crawford), 8-262 (Sydney Barnes), 9-293 (Colin Blythe), 10-300 (Arthur Fielder)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
A Cotter26110123.8800
JV Saunders2366842.9500
GR Hazlitt422406.0000
WW Armstrong27143311.2200
CG Macartney1423912.7800
MA Noble1552321.5300
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 274 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
VT Trumper  b Barnes3-1000-
CG Macartney c Crawford b Fielder9-4810-
C Hill  b Fielder1-400-
MA Noble (c) b Barnes27-8330-
WW Armstrong  b Crawford44-11840-
VS Ransford c & b Blythe13-2410-
PA McAlister  b Crawford41-8660-
H Carter c †Young b Fielder61-7780-
A Cotter not out33-6610-
GR Hazlitt not out34-3960-
Extras(b 6, nb 3)9
TOTAL(98.3 Ov, RR: 2.79)275/8
Did not bat: JV Saunders 
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Victor Trumper), 2-12 (Clem Hill), 3-27 (Charles Macartney), 4-75 (Monty Noble), 5-95 (Vernon Ransford), 6-124 (Warwick Armstrong), 7-185 (Peter McAlister), 8-219 (Sammy Carter)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
A Fielder27.348833.2000
SF Barnes3076322.1000
C Blythe1955512.8900
LC Braund721402.0000
JN Crawford823324.1200
W Rhodes731301.8500
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 96
Season1907/08
Match days13,14,16,17,18,19 December 1907 (timeless match)
Test debut
Charles Macartney
Vernon Ransford
Sammy Carter
Gerry Hazlitt
George Gunn
Kenneth Hutchings
Joe Hardstaff
Dick Young
Umpires
Bob Crockett
William Hannah
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 13 Dec - day 1 - Australia 50/1 (VT Trumper 31*, C Hill 16*)
Sat, 14 Dec - day 2 - England 19/0 (W Rhodes 10*, FL Fane 8*)
Sun, 15 Dec - rest day
Mon, 16 Dec - day 3 - England 293/9 (LC Braund 31*)
Tue, 17 Dec - day 4 - Australia 63/3 (MA Noble 27*, WW Armstrong 17*)
Wed, 18 Dec - day 5 - no play
Thu, 19 Dec - day 6 - Australia 275/8 (98.3 ov) - end of match