Result
1st Test, Melbourne, Jan 1-6 1892, England [Lord Sheffield's XI] tour of Australia
240 & 236
(82.2 ov, target 213)
264 & 158
Australia won by 54 runs
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AC Bannerman c Read b Sharpe45-19540-
JJ Lyons c Grace b Peel19--40-
G Giffen lbw b Peel2--00-
W Bruce  b Sharpe57-11540-
H Donnan  b Sharpe9--20-
H Moses c Lohmann b Sharpe23--10-
GHS Trott c †MacGregor b Sharpe6--00-
RW McLeod  b Sharpe14--10-
ST Callaway  b Attewell21--10-
CTB Turner  b Peel29--40-
JM Blackham (c) †not out4--10-
Extras(b 5, lb 6)11
TOTAL(151.1 Ov, RR: 1.58)240
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (John Lyons), 2-36 (George Giffen), 3-123 (William Bruce), 4-136 (Alec Bannerman), 5-136 (Harry Donnan), 6-148 (Harry Trott), 7-168 (Bob McLeod), 8-191 (Harry Moses), 9-232 (Charlie Turner), 10-240 (Sydney Callaway)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JW Sharpe51208461.6400
R Peel43235431.2500
W Attewell21.1112811.3200
GA Lohmann28144001.4200
J Briggs311304.3300
AE Stoddart521002.0000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WG Grace (c) b McLeod50-7531-
R Abel  b McLeod32--20-
G Bean c Bruce b Giffen50-6550-
AE Stoddart c Giffen b McLeod0--00-
JM Read c & b Giffen36--20-
R Peel  b McLeod19--30-
GA Lohmann lbw b Giffen3--00-
J Briggs c Bruce b Turner41--40-
W Attewell c Bannerman b Turner8--00-
G MacGregor not out9--00-
JW Sharpe c †Blackham b McLeod2--00-
Extras(b 9, lb 2, nb 3)14
TOTAL(91.4 Ov, RR: 2.88)264
Fall of wickets: 1-84 (Bobby Abel), 2-85 (W.G. Grace), 3-85 (Andrew Stoddart), 4-171 (George Bean), 5-179 (Maurice Read), 6-187 (George Lohmann), 7-232 (Bobby Peel), 8-249 (Johnny Briggs), 9-256 (William Attewell), 10-264 (John Sharpe)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GHS Trott1022502.5000
G Giffen2037533.7500
CTB Turner1634022.5000
RW McLeod28.4125351.8400
ST Callaway1423902.7800
W Bruce301806.0000
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AC Bannerman c Grace b Sharpe41-23010-
JJ Lyons c Abel b Briggs51-9010-
G Giffen  b Attewell1--00-
W Bruce c Lohmann b Sharpe40--30-
CTB Turner c Peel b Lohmann19--10-
H Moses run out15--20-
GHS Trott lbw b Attewell23--00-
RW McLeod  b Peel31--20-
H Donnan c & b Lohmann2--00-
ST Callaway not out13--20-
JM Blackham (c) †c †MacGregor b Peel0--00-
Extras0
TOTAL(191.5 Ov, RR: 1.23)236
Fall of wickets: 1-66 (John Lyons), 2-67 (George Giffen), 3-120 (William Bruce), 4-152 (Alec Bannerman), 5-152 (Charlie Turner), 6-182 (Harry Trott), 7-197 (Harry Moses), 8-210 (Harry Donnan), 9-236 (Bob McLeod), 10-236 (Jack Blackham)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JW Sharpe54258121.5000
R Peel16.572521.4800
W Attewell61325120.8300
GA Lohmann39155321.3500
J Briggs2192611.2300
England 2nd Innings (target: 213 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WG Grace (c)c Bannerman b Turner25--20-
AE Stoddart  b Callaway35--40-
G Bean c McLeod b Trott3--00-
JM Read  b Trott11--10-
R Abel c †Blackham b Turner28--00-
R Peel  b Turner6--00-
GA Lohmann c Bannerman b Turner0--00-
J Briggs c Trott b McLeod4--10-
G MacGregor c sub (SE Gregory) b Trott16--10-
W Attewell c Donnan b Turner24--00-
JW Sharpe not out5--00-
Extras(b 1)1
TOTAL(82.2 Ov, RR: 1.91)158
Fall of wickets: 1-60 (W.G. Grace), 2-60 (Andrew Stoddart), 3-71 (George Bean), 4-75 (Maurice Read), 5-93 (Bobby Peel), 6-93 (George Lohmann), 7-98 (Johnny Briggs), 8-125 (Gregor MacGregor), 9-139 (Bobby Abel), 10-158 (William Attewell)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GHS Trott1925232.7300
G Giffen30802.6600
CTB Turner33.2145151.5300
RW McLeod2383911.6900
ST Callaway41711.7500
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland [Lord Sheffield's XI] tour of Australia
Series resultAustralia led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 35
Season1891/92
Match days1,2,4,5,6 January 1892 (timeless match)
Test debut
Bob McLeod
Harry Donnan
Sydney Callaway
George Bean
Umpires
Jim Phillips
Thomas Flynn
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 01 Jan - day 1 - Australia 191/7 (H Moses 23*, ST Callaway 11*)
Sat, 02 Jan - day 2 - England 248/7 (J Briggs 41*, W Attewell 7*)
Sun, 03 Jan - rest day
Mon, 04 Jan - day 3 - Australia 152/5 (H Moses 0*, GHS Trott 0*)
Tue, 05 Jan - day 4 - England 104/7 (R Abel 16*, G MacGregor 3*)
Wed, 06 Jan - day 5 - England 158 (82.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Bannerman batted for 435 minutes for his total of 86 runs.