3rd Test, Adelaide, Mar 24-28 1892, England [Lord Sheffield's XI] tour of Australia
100 & 169 (68 ov)
England won by an innings and 230 runs
England 1st Innings
R Abel st †Blackham b Trott24-5030-
WG Grace (c) b McLeod58-12080-
AE Stoddart lbw b G Giffen134-230152-
JM Read c Gregory b Turner57-75100-
G Bean c McLeod b Lyons16-5020-
R Peel c G Giffen b Turner83-15080-
GA Lohmann lbw b G Giffen0--00-
J Briggs  b Turner39--50-
H Philipson c †Blackham b McLeod1--00-
G MacGregor run out31-4510-
W Attewell not out43-4050-
Extras(b 5, lb 7, w 1)13
TOTAL(173.1 Ov, RR: 2.88)499
Fall of wickets: 1-47 (Bobby Abel), 2-121 (W.G. Grace), 3-218 (Maurice Read), 4-272 (George Bean), 5-327 (Andrew Stoddart), 6-333 (George Lohmann), 7-412 (Johnny Briggs), 8-425 (Punch Philipson), 9-425 (Bobby Peel), 10-499 (Gregor MacGregor)
G Giffen51.11715423.0000
RW McLeod41117821.9000
GHS Trott1208016.6600
CTB Turner461711132.4100
H Donnan922202.4400
JJ Lyons502214.4000
W Bruce931902.1100
Australia 1st Innings
JJ Lyons c Peel b Briggs23--11-
AC Bannerman c Bean b Lohmann12--10-
G Giffen run out5--10-
W Bruce lbw b Lohmann5--10-
CTB Turner c Lohmann b Briggs10--00-
SE Gregory c Abel b Briggs3--00-
RW McLeod  b Briggs20--10-
GHS Trott  b Briggs0--00-
WF Giffen  b Lohmann3--00-
H Donnan c Bean b Briggs7--00-
JM Blackham (c) †not out7--00-
Extras(b 5)5
TOTAL(42.5 Ov, RR: 2.33)100
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Alec Bannerman), 2-38 (George Giffen), 3-48 (William Bruce), 4-48 (John Lyons), 5-51 (Syd Gregory), 6-66 (Charlie Turner), 7-66 (Harry Trott), 8-73 (Walter Giffen), 9-90 (Bob McLeod), 10-100 (Harry Donnan)
J Briggs21.544962.2400
GA Lohmann2184632.1900
Australia 2nd Innings (following on)
JJ Lyons c Stoddart b Briggs19--10-
AC Bannerman  b Briggs1--00-
G Giffen c Bean b Attewell27--40-
W Bruce lbw b Attewell37--50-
CTB Turner c Grace b Briggs5--00-
SE Gregory c Peel b Briggs7--10-
RW McLeod c Grace b Lohmann30--10-
GHS Trott st †Philipson b Briggs16--01-
WF Giffen c Peel b Briggs2--00-
H Donnan not out11--00-
JM Blackham (c) † b Attewell9--10-
Extras(b 3, lb 2)5
TOTAL(68 Ov, RR: 2.48)169
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Alec Bannerman), 2-42 (John Lyons), 3-51 (George Giffen), 4-85 (Charlie Turner), 5-91 (William Bruce), 6-99 (Syd Gregory), 7-120 (Harry Trott), 8-124 (Walter Giffen), 9-157 (Bob McLeod), 10-169 (Jack Blackham)
J Briggs2878763.1000
W Attewell34106932.0200
GA Lohmann62811.3300
Adelaide Oval
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland [Lord Sheffield's XI] tour of Australia
Series resultAustralia won the 3-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 38
Match days24,25,26,28 March 1892 (timeless match)
Test debut
Punch Philipson
William Whitridge
George Downs
Thu, 24 Mar - day 1 - England 313/4 (AE Stoddart 129*, R Peel 24*)
Fri, 25 Mar - day 2 - England 490/9 (G MacGregor 29*, W Attewell 36*)
Sat, 26 Mar - day 3 - Australia 124/8 (RW McLeod 8*)
Sun, 27 Mar - rest day
Mon, 28 Mar - day 4 - Australia 169 (68 ov) - end of match
  • Torrential rain on the second day caused play to be abandoned after England had amassed 490-9 and ruined the pitch for batting.