4th Test, Sydney, Feb 1-4 1895, England tour of Australia
65 & 72 (29.1 ov)
Australia won by an innings and 147 runs
Australia 1st Innings
GHS Trott c Brown b Peel1-300-
W Bruce c Brockwell b Peel15-3000-
G Giffen (c) b Peel8-3510-
H Moses  b Richardson1-1000-
H Graham st †Philipson b Briggs105-145140-
SE Gregory st †Philipson b Briggs5-3000-
FA Iredale c & b Briggs011000.00
J Darling  b Richardson31-5011-
AE Trott not out85-12090-
AH Jarvis c †Philipson b Briggs5-510-
CTB Turner c Richardson b Lockwood22-5230-
Extras(b 3, lb 1, nb 1, w 1)6
TOTAL(83.5 Ov, RR: 3.38)284
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Harry Trott), 2-20 (William Bruce), 3-26 (George Giffen), 4-26 (Harry Moses), 5-51 (Syd Gregory), 6-51 (Frank Iredale), 7-119 (Joe Darling), 8-231 (Harry Graham), 9-239 (Affie Jarvis), 10-284 (Charlie Turner)
R Peel2457433.0800
T Richardson2257823.5400
J Briggs2246542.9500
W Brockwell512505.0000
FGJ Ford201407.0000
WH Lockwood8.532212.4900
England 1st Innings
AC MacLaren st †Jarvis b GHS Trott1-500-
A Ward c & b Turner7-3000-
J Briggs  b GHS Trott11-2510-
AE Stoddart (c)st †Jarvis b GHS Trott7-2200-
JT Brown not out20-8500-
W Brockwell c Darling b Turner1--00-
FGJ Ford c GHS Trott b Giffen0--00-
R Peel st †Jarvis b Turner0--00-
H Philipson c Graham b Giffen4---0-
T Richardson c & b Giffen2--00-
WH Lockwood absent hurt-
Extras(b 7, lb 3, nb 2)12
TOTAL(38.5 Ov, RR: 1.67)65
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Archie MacLaren), 2-20 (Albert Ward), 3-24 (Johnny Briggs), 4-31 (Andrew Stoddart), 5-40 (Bill Brockwell), 6-43 (Francis Ford), 7-56 (Bobby Peel), 8-63 (Punch Philipson), 9-65 (Tom Richardson)
GHS Trott1452131.5000
CTB Turner19101830.9400
G Giffen5.511432.4000
England 2nd Innings (following on)
JT Brown  b Giffen0-100-
A Ward c Darling b Giffen6-2500-
AE Stoddart (c)c Iredale b Turner0-1400-
AC MacLaren c Bruce b Giffen0-300-
W Brockwell c Bruce b Turner17-1520-
R Peel st †Jarvis b Turner0-400-
FGJ Ford c Darling b Giffen11-5010-
J Briggs c Bruce b Giffen6-3500-
H Philipson c & b Turner9-1610-
T Richardson not out10-1010-
WH Lockwood absent hurt-
Extras(b 5, lb 7, nb 1)13
TOTAL(29.1 Ov, RR: 2.46)72
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Jack Brown), 2-5 (Andrew Stoddart), 3-5 (Archie MacLaren), 4-12 (Albert Ward), 5-14 (Bobby Peel), 6-29 (Bill Brockwell), 7-47 (Johnny Briggs), 8-52 (Francis Ford), 9-72 (Punch Philipson)
G Giffen1572651.7300
CTB Turner14.163342.3200
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossEngland , elected to field first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Series result5-match series level 2-2
Match numberTest no. 45
Match days1,2,4 February 1895 (timeless match)
Jim Phillips
Charles Bannerman
Fri, 01 Feb - day 1 - England 11/1 (A Ward 5*, J Briggs 4*)
Sat, 02 Feb - day 2 - no play
Sun, 03 Feb - rest day
Mon, 04 Feb - day 3 - England 72 (29.1 ov) - end of match
  • England were dismissed twice on the third day.
  • Briggs became the first bowler to take 100 wickets.
  • On the third day Turner became the first Australian to take 100 wickets.
  • Lockwood whose hand had been badly gashed by an exploding soda water bottle before the match, was unable to bat.