Result
3rd Test, Adelaide, Jan 10-16 1908, England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia
285 & 506
(63.4 ov, target 429)
363 & 183
Australia won by 245 runs
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
VT Trumper  b Fielder4-1000-
MA Noble (c)c Hutchings b Barnes15-3510-
CG Macartney lbw b Braund75-15390-
PA McAlister c Hutchings b Crawford28-9330-
WW Armstrong c †Humphries b Fielder17-5010-
VS Ransford  b Barnes44-6060-
C Hill c †Humphries b Barnes5-2000-
MJ Hartigan  b Fielder48-7550-
H Carter lbw b Hutchings24-4730-
JDA O'Connor not out10-1500-
JV Saunders  b Fielder1-1200-
Extras(b 3, lb 5, nb 3, w 3)14
TOTAL(94.5 Ov, RR: 3.0)285
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Victor Trumper), 2-35 (Monty Noble), 3-114 (Peter McAlister), 4-140 (Charles Macartney), 5-160 (Warwick Armstrong), 6-191 (Clem Hill), 7-215 (Vernon Ransford), 8-273 (Sammy Carter), 9-275 (Roger Hartigan), 10-285 (Jack Saunders)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SF Barnes2786032.2200
A Fielder27.558042.8700
W Rhodes1553502.3300
JN Crawford1406514.6400
LC Braund912612.8800
KL Hutchings21512.5000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JB Hobbs c †Carter b Saunders26-6920-
FL Fane (c)run out48-11030-
G Gunn  b O'Connor65-13031-
KL Hutchings c & b Macartney23-2930-
LC Braund  b Macartney011000.00
J Hardstaffsnr  b O'Connor61-12790-
W Rhodes c †Carter b O'Connor38-8731-
JN Crawford  b Armstrong62-11580-
SF Barnes c & b Armstrong12-4000-
J Humphries run out7-6010-
A Fielder not out011000.00
Extras(b 12, lb 2, nb 5, w 2)21
TOTAL(132 Ov, RR: 2.75)363
Fall of wickets: 1-58 (Sir Jack Hobbs), 2-98 (Frederick Fane), 3-138 (Kenneth Hutchings), 4-138 (Len Braund), 5-194 (George Gunn), 6-277 (Joe Hardstaff), 7-282 (Wilfred Rhodes), 8-320 (Sydney Barnes), 9-363 (Jack Crawford), 10-363 (Joe Humphries)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JV Saunders3668312.3000
CG Macartney1834922.7200
JDA O'Connor40811032.7500
MA Noble1843802.1100
WW Armstrong1845523.0500
MJ Hartigan20703.5000
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
VT Trumper  b Barnes0-700-
MA Noble (c)c Gunn b Fielder65-17350-
CG Macartney  b Barnes9-3210-
PA McAlister c Hutchings b Crawford17-4900-
WW Armstrong c Hutchings b Braund34-5330-
JDA O'Connor  b Crawford20-7530-
VS Ransford c Rhodes b Braund25-4540-
MJ Hartigan c sub b Barnes116-254120-
C Hill c Gunn b Crawford160-319180-
H Carter not out31-8030-
JV Saunders run out0-800-
Extras(b 20, lb 7, w 2)29
TOTAL(167.5 Ov, RR: 3.01)506
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Victor Trumper), 2-35 (Charles Macartney), 3-71 (Peter McAlister), 4-127 (Warwick Armstrong), 5-135 (Monty Noble), 6-179 (Vernon Ransford), 7-180 (Jack O'Connor), 8-423 (Roger Hartigan), 9-501 (Clem Hill), 10-506 (Jack Saunders)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SF Barnes4298331.9700
A Fielder2338113.5200
W Rhodes2798103.0000
JN Crawford45.5411332.4600
LC Braund2338523.6900
KL Hutchings703404.8500
England 2nd Innings (target: 429 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JB Hobbs not out23-45-1-
FL Fane (c) b Saunders0-1500-
G Gunn c Trumper b O'Connor11-2500-
KL Hutchings  b O'Connor0-300-
LC Braund c Hartigan b O'Connor47-16070-
J Hardstaffsnr c Macartney b Saunders72-9070-
W Rhodes c Armstrong b O'Connor9-2010-
JN Crawford c & b Saunders7-1000-
SF Barnes c McAlister b Saunders8--00-
J Humphries  b O'Connor1--00-
A Fielder c Ransford b Saunders1--00-
Extras(b 3, nb 1)4
TOTAL(63.4 Ov, RR: 2.87)183
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Frederick Fane), 2-9 (Kenneth Hutchings), 3-15 (George Gunn), 4-128 (Joe Hardstaff), 5-138 (Wilfred Rhodes), 6-146 (Jack Crawford), 7-162 (Len Braund), 8-177 (Sydney Barnes), 9-182 (Joe Humphries), 10-183 (Arthur Fielder)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JV Saunders21.446553.0000
CG Macartney411704.2500
JDA O'Connor2164051.9000
MA Noble711402.0000
WW Armstrong1014304.3000
MATCH DETAILS
Adelaide Oval
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 98
Season1907/08
Match days10,11,13,14,15,16 January 1908 (timeless match)
Test debut
Jack O'Connor
Roger Hartigan
Umpires
James Laing
Bob Crockett
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 10 Jan - day 1 - Australia 279/9 (JDA O'Connor 5*, JV Saunders 1*)
Sat, 11 Jan - day 2 - England 259/5 (J Hardstaff 51*, W Rhodes 34*)
Sun, 12 Jan - rest day
Mon, 13 Jan - day 3 - Australia 133/4 (MA Noble 63*, JDA O'Connor 4*)
Tue, 14 Jan - day 4 - Australia 397/7 (MJ Hartigan 105*, C Hill 106*)
Wed, 15 Jan - day 5 - England 139/5 (LC Braund 41*, JN Crawford 1*)
Thu, 16 Jan - day 6 - England 183 (63.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • JB Hobbs (2) retired hurt on 1* from 1/0 to 146/6