Result
2nd Test, England [Lord Sheffield's XI] tour of Australia at Sydney, Jan 29 - Feb 3 1892
144 & 391
66.2 ov, target 229
307 & 156
Australia won by 72 runs
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
AC Bannerman c Abel b Lohmann12---0-
JJ Lyons c Grace b Lohmann41-56-2-
G Giffen c Abel b Lohmann6---0-
H Moses c Grace b Lohmann29---0-
CTB Turner c †MacGregor b Lohmann15---0-
W Bruce c Bean b Attewell15---0-
GHS Trott  b Lohmann2--00-
RW McLeod c Attewell b Lohmann13---0-
WF Giffen c & b Lohmann1--00-
ST Callaway run out1--00-
JM Blackham (c) †not out3--00-
Extras(b 3, lb 3)6
TOTAL(94.2 Ov, RR: 1.52)144
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Alec Bannerman), 2-57 (George Giffen), 3-62 (John Lyons), 4-90 (Charlie Turner), 5-117 (William Bruce), 6-123 (Harry Trott), 7-126 (Harry Moses), 8-132 (Walter Giffen), 9-141 (Bob McLeod), 10-144 (Sydney Callaway)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GA Lohmann43.2185881.3300
W Attewell31202510.8000
J Briggs1022402.4000
JW Sharpe1013103.1000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
WG Grace (c) b Turner26---0-
R Abel not out132-314110-
G Bean  b G Giffen19---0-
AE Stoddart c †Blackham b McLeod27---1-
JM Read c Turner b G Giffen3--00-
R Peel c G Giffen b Turner20---0-
GA Lohmann  b G Giffen10---1-
G MacGregor lbw b McLeod3--00-
J Briggs lbw b Trott28---0-
W Attewell  b Trott01-000.00
JW Sharpe c Bannerman b G Giffen26-60-0-
Extras(b 10, lb 2, w 1)13
TOTAL(114.2 Ov, RR: 2.68)307
Fall of wickets: 1-50 (W.G. Grace), 2-79 (George Bean), 3-123 (Andrew Stoddart), 4-127 (Maurice Read), 5-152 (Bobby Peel), 6-167 (George Lohmann), 7-178 (Gregor MacGregor), 8-235 (Johnny Briggs), 9-235 (William Attewell), 10-307 (John Sharpe)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CTB Turner37119022.4300
RW McLeod1865523.0500
G Giffen28.258843.1000
GHS Trott1434223.0000
ST Callaway17101901.1100
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
AC Bannerman c Grace b Briggs91-44830-
GHS Trott c Sharpe b Lohmann1--00-
JJ Lyons c Grace b Lohmann134-165161-
G Giffen lbw b Attewell49---0-
W Bruce c Briggs b Sharpe72-10880-
RW McLeod c Read b Peel18---0-
CTB Turner not out14---0-
WF Giffen  b Briggs3--00-
JM Blackham (c) †lbw b Briggs011000.00
ST Callaway c Grace b Briggs011000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 2, w 1)9
TOTAL(219.4 Ov, RR: 1.77)391
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Harry Trott), 2-175 (John Lyons), 3-254 (George Giffen), 4-347 (William Bruce), 5-364 (Alec Bannerman), 6-376 (Bob McLeod), 7-391 (Walter Giffen), 8-391 (Jack Blackham), 9-391 (Sydney Callaway)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GA Lohmann51148421.6400
W Attewell46244310.9300
J Briggs32.486942.1100
JW Sharpe3579112.6000
R Peel35134911.4000
WG Grace1623402.1200
AE Stoddart411203.0000
England 2nd Innings (target: 229 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
WG Grace (c)c †Blackham b Turner5---0-
R Abel c WF Giffen b G Giffen1--00-
G Bean c Lyons b Turner4---0-
AE Stoddart  b Turner69-13751-
JM Read c & b G Giffen22---0-
R Peel st †Blackham b G Giffen6---0-
GA Lohmann c Bruce b G Giffen15---0-
G MacGregor c & b G Giffen12---0-
J Briggs c Trott b Turner12---0-
W Attewell c & b G Giffen011000.00
JW Sharpe not out4---0-
Extras(b 4, lb 2)6
TOTAL(66.2 Ov, RR: 2.35)156
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Bobby Abel), 2-6 (George Bean), 3-11 (W.G. Grace), 4-64 (Maurice Read), 5-83 (Bobby Peel), 6-116 (George Lohmann), 7-134 (Andrew Stoddart), 8-140 (Gregor MacGregor), 9-140 (William Attewell), 10-156 (Johnny Briggs)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CTB Turner23.274641.9700
G Giffen28107262.5700
GHS Trott501102.2000
ST Callaway1062102.1000
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland [Lord Sheffield's XI] tour of Australia 1891/92
Series resultAustralia led the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 36
Season1891/92
Match days29,30 January, 1,2,3 February 1892 (timeless match)
Umpires
John Tooher
Thomas Flynn
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 29 Jan - day 1 - England 38/0 (WG Grace 23*, R Abel 15*)
Sat, 30 Jan - day 2 - Australia 1/1 (AC Bannerman 0*)
Sun, 31 Jan - rest day
Mon, 01 Feb - day 3 - Australia 263/3 (AC Bannerman 67*, W Bruce 5*)
Tue, 02 Feb - day 4 - England 11/3 (AE Stoddart 1*)
Wed, 03 Feb - day 5 - England 156 (66.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • day 5 - England 156 (66.2 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • day 4 - England 11/3 (AE Stoddart 1*)
Day 3
  • day 3 - Australia 263/3 (AC Bannerman 67*, W Bruce 5*)
Day 2
  • day 2 - Australia 1/1 (AC Bannerman 0*)
Day 1
  • day 1 - England 38/0 (WG Grace 23*, R Abel 15*)
Day 0
  • Abel became the first England player to carry his bat through a completed Test innings.
  • Briggs ended Australia's second innings with a hat-trick, dismissing WF Giffen,Callaway and Blackham.
  • rest day