1st Test, Lord's, Jun 22-24 1896, Australia tour of England
53 & 347
(47.1 ov, target 109)
292 & 111/4
England won by 6 wickets
Australia 1st Innings
H Donnan run out1--00-
J Darling  b Richardson22---0-
G Giffen c †Lilley b Lohmann0--00-
GHS Trott (c) b Richardson0--00-
SE Gregory  b Richardson14---0-
H Graham  b Richardson0--00-
C Hill  b Lohmann1--00-
CJ Eady not out10---0-
H Trumble  b Richardson0--00-
JJ Kelly c †Lilley b Lohmann0--00-
E Jones  b Richardson4---0-
Extras(b 1)1
TOTAL(22.3 Ov, RR: 2.81)53
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Harry Donnan), 2-3 (George Giffen), 3-4 (Harry Trott), 4-26 (Syd Gregory), 5-26 (Harry Graham), 6-31 (Clem Hill), 7-41 (Joe Darling), 8-45 (Hugh Trumble), 9-46 (James Kelly), 10-53 (Ernie Jones)
T Richardson11.333964.0300
GA Lohmann1161331.4100
England 1st Innings
WG Grace (c)c Trumble b Giffen66---0-
AE Stoddart  b Eady17---0-
R Abel  b Eady94-180130-
JT Brown  b Jones9---0-
W Gunn c †Kelly b Trumble25---0-
Hon.FS Jackson c Darling b Giffen44---0-
TW Hayward not out12---0-
AFA Lilley  b Eady0--00-
GA Lohmann c sub (FA Iredale) b Giffen1--00-
JT Hearne c Giffen b Trott11---0-
T Richardson c Hill b Trott6---0-
Extras(b 5, lb 2)7
TOTAL(107.4 Ov, RR: 3.25)292
Fall of wickets: 1-38 (Andrew Stoddart), 2-143 (W.G. Grace), 3-152 (Jack Brown), 4-197 (Billy Gunn), 5-256 (Bobby Abel), 6-266 (Stanley Jackson), 7-266 (Dick Lilley), 8-267 (George Lohmann), 9-286 (Jack Hearne), 10-292 (Tom Richardson)
E Jones2666412.9500
G Giffen2659534.3800
CJ Eady29125832.4000
GHS Trott7.421322.0000
H Trumble1935513.4700
Australia 2nd Innings
CJ Eady c †Lilley b Richardson2--00-
J Darling  b Richardson0--00-
G Giffen  b Richardson32---0-
GHS Trott (c)c Hayward b Richardson143-210240-
SE Gregory c Lohmann b Hearne103-160170-
H Graham  b Richardson10---0-
C Hill  b Hearne5---0-
H Trumble c †Lilley b Hearne4---0-
JJ Kelly not out24---0-
E Jones c Jackson b Hearne4---0-
H Donnan  b Hearne8---0-
Extras(b 7, lb 4, w 1)12
TOTAL(133 Ov, RR: 3.13)347
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Joe Darling), 2-3 (Charles Eady), 3-62 (George Giffen), 4-283 (Syd Gregory), 5-289 (Harry Trott), 6-300 (Clem Hill), 7-304 (Harry Graham), 8-308 (Hugh Trumble), 9-318 (Ernie Jones), 10-347 (Harry Donnan)
T Richardson471513453.4200
GA Lohmann2263902.1200
TW Hayward1134404.8000
JT Hearne36147652.5300
Hon.FS Jackson1152803.0500
WG Grace611402.8000
England 2nd Innings (target: 109 runs)
WG Grace (c)c Hill b Trumble7---0-
R Abel c sub (FA Iredale) b Jones4---0-
TW Hayward  b Jones13---0-
JT Brown c †Kelly b Eady36---0-
AE Stoddart not out30---0-
W Gunn not out13---0-
Extras(b 3, lb 4, w 1)8
TOTAL(47.1 Ov, RR: 2.82)111/4
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Bobby Abel), 2-20 (W.G. Grace), 3-42 (Tom Hayward), 4-82 (Jack Brown)
E Jones23104222.1900
H Trumble20103712.2200
G Giffen109010.8000
CJ Eady301114.4000
GHS Trott0.104024.0000
Lord's, London
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 50
Match days22,23,24 June 1896 (3-day match)
Test debut
Dick Lilley
Charles Eady
Clem Hill
James Kelly
William West
Jim Phillips
Balls per over5
Mon, 22 Jun - day 1 - England 1st innings 286/8 (TW Hayward 12*, JT Hearne 11*)
Tue, 23 Jun - day 2 - England 2nd innings 16/1 (WG Grace 7*, TW Hayward 4*)
Wed, 24 Jun - day 3 - England 2nd innings 111/4 (47.1 ov) - end of match
  • Grace completed his 1,000 runs in Test cricket.
  • The forth-wicket partnership of 221 between Trott and Gregory was a new record for any wicket in Test matches.
  • Lohmann ended his final Test with career figures of 112 wickets, average 10.75. in 18 matches. Besides recording the lowest average by any bowler taking 25 or more wickets, he remains the most frequent wicket-taker, at 34 balls per dismissal.
  • Less that five years later Lohmann died of consumption at the age of 36.