Result
Only Test, Sydney, Feb 10-15 1888, England tour of Australia
113 & 137
(69.2 ov, target 209)
42 & 82
England won by 126 runs
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
A Shrewsburysnr c Turner b Ferris441501653029.33
AE Stoddart c McShane b Turner1635302045.71
G Ulyett c Burton b Turner515140033.33
WW Read (c) b Turner1054501018.51
JM Read c & b Turner021000.00
R Peel hit wicket b Ferris31190027.27
W Newham c Worrall b Ferris979451011.39
GA Lohmann c Jones b Ferris1222250054.54
J Briggs  b Turner0117000.00
W Attewell not out714111050.00
R Pilling run out3790042.85
Extras(b 4)4
TOTAL(100 Ov, RR: 1.69)113
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (Andrew Stoddart), 2-36 (George Ulyett), 3-54 (Walter Read), 4-54 (Maurice Read), 5-57 (Bobby Peel), 6-88 (Billy Newham), 7-102 (Arthur Shrewsbury), 8-103 (George Lohmann), 9-103 (Johnny Briggs), 10-113 (Dick Pilling)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CTB Turner50274451.3200
JJ Ferris47256041.9100
TW Garrett31502.5000
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AC Bannerman c Ulyett b Lohmann219130010.52
SP Jones c Shrewsbury b Peel02020000.00
H Moses c WW Read b Lohmann320130015.00
FJ Burton c Stoddart b Lohmann11110009.09
J Worrall st †Pilling b Peel67121085.71
PG McShane c Shrewsbury b Peel022000.00
PS McDonnell (c) b Lohmann3520060.00
JM Blackham c Shrewsbury b Peel2460050.00
TW Garrett c †Pilling b Lohmann1026150038.46
CTB Turner not out826250030.76
JJ Ferris c WW Read b Peel01212000.00
Extras(b 6, w 1)7
TOTAL(37.3 Ov, RR: 1.66)42
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Alec Bannerman), 2-2 (Sammy Jones), 3-10 (Harry Moses), 4-16 (Fred Burton), 5-18 (George McShane), 6-21 (Percy McDonnell), 7-23 (Jack Worrall), 8-26 (Jack Blackham), 9-37 (Tom Garrett), 10-42 (J.J. Ferris)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GA Lohmann19131751.3400
R Peel18.391851.4400
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
A Shrewsburysnr  b Ferris1119009.09
AE Stoddart c †Blackham b Turner1729251058.62
G Ulyett  b Ferris5670083.33
WW Read (c) b Turner838300021.05
JM Read c Bannerman b Turner3949454179.59
R Peel st †Blackham b Turner926301034.61
GA Lohmann c †Blackham b Turner011000.00
W Newham lbw b Turner1758601029.31
J Briggs c Worrall b McShane1439302035.89
W Attewell not out1035351028.57
R Pilling  b Turner5881062.50
Extras(b 7, lb 5)12
TOTAL(75 Ov, RR: 2.74)137
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Arthur Shrewsbury), 2-15 (George Ulyett), 3-27 (Andrew Stoddart), 4-54 (Walter Read), 5-82 (Bobby Peel), 6-82 (George Lohmann), 7-84 (Maurice Read), 8-111 (Johnny Briggs), 9-131 (Billy Newham), 10-137 (Dick Pilling)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CTB Turner38234371.6900
JJ Ferris1644324.0300
PG McShane2173912.7800
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 209 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AC Bannerman c Attewell b Lohmann21490014.28
PS McDonnell (c) b Peel616121037.50
H Moses c Briggs b Lohmann1113161084.61
SP Jones c Shrewsbury b Lohmann1579752018.98
FJ Burton c †Pilling b Peel1950011.11
CTB Turner lbw b Attewell1226252046.15
TW Garrett c Shrewsbury b Peel12320004.34
JM Blackham not out2554501046.29
PG McShane  b Peel01516000.00
J Worrall  b Lohmann1750014.28
JJ Ferris c Shrewsbury b Attewell522201022.72
Extras(b 2, lb 1)3
TOTAL(69.2 Ov, RR: 1.76)82
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Alec Bannerman), 2-8 (Percy McDonnell), 3-20 (Harry Moses), 4-21 (Fred Burton), 5-44 (Charlie Turner), 6-47 (Tom Garrett), 7-53 (Sammy Jones), 8-60 (George McShane), 9-61 (Jack Worrall), 10-82 (J.J. Ferris)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GA Lohmann32183541.6400
R Peel33144041.8100
W Attewell4.22421.3300
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to field first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Series resultEngland won the one-off match
Match numberTest no. 27
Season1887/88
Match days10,11,13,14,15 February 1888 (timeless match)
Test debut
Andrew Stoddart
Billy Newham
Umpires
Jim Phillips
Charles Bannerman
Balls per over4
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 10 Feb - day 1 - Australia 35/8 (TW Garrett 9*, CTB Turner 3*)
Sat, 11 Feb - day 2 - no play
Sun, 12 Feb - rest day
Mon, 13 Feb - day 3 - no play
Tue, 14 Feb - day 4 - Australia 47/5 (SP Jones 13*, TW Garrett 1*)
Wed, 15 Feb - day 5 - Australia 82 (69.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Two English touring teams in Australia during 1887-88 season combined to play this match.