Result
3rd Test, The Oval, Aug 12-14 1886, Australia tour of England
434
(f/o)
68 & 149 (97 ov)
England won by an innings and 217 runs
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WG Grace c †Blackham b Spofforth170-270240-
WH Scotton  b Garrett34-225-0-
A Shrewsburysnr c Jones b Trumble44---0-
WW Read c Jones b Spofforth94-21080-
W Barnes c Evans b Trumble3--00-
AG Steel (c)st †Blackham b Trumble9---0-
RG Barlow c Trumble b Garrett3--00-
G Ulyett c McIlwraith b Garrett0--00-
J Briggs c Trumble b Spofforth53--30-
EFS Tylecote not out10---0-
GA Lohmann  b Spofforth7---0-
Extras(b 3, lb 2, nb 2)7
TOTAL(304.1 Ov, RR: 2.13)434
Fall of wickets: 1-170 (William Scotton), 2-216 (W.G. Grace), 3-287 (Arthur Shrewsbury), 4-293 (Billy Barnes), 5-305 (Allan Steel), 6-314 (Dick Barlow), 7-320 (George Ulyett), 8-410 (Johnny Briggs), 9-418 (Walter Read), 10-434 (George Lohmann)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
G Giffen62329602.3200
TW Garrett99558831.3300
GE Palmer47218002.5500
W Bruce62902.2500
FR Spofforth30.1126543.2202
E Evans1310600.6900
JW Trumble47148332.6400
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SP Jones c Grace b Lohmann2--00-
GE Palmer c Barlow b Briggs15---0-
G Giffen c Shrewsbury b Briggs5---0-
HJH Scott (c)c †Tylecote b Lohmann6---0-
JW Trumble c Read b Lohmann13---0-
J McIlwraith  b Lohmann2--00-
JM Blackham c & b Briggs0--00-
TW Garrett c Grace b Lohmann2--00-
W Bruce c Ulyett b Lohmann9---0-
E Evans not out9---0-
FR Spofforth  b Lohmann1--00-
Extras(b 4)4
TOTAL(60.2 Ov, RR: 1.68)68
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Sammy Jones), 2-11 (George Giffen), 3-22 (Joey Palmer), 4-34 (Tup Scott), 5-36 (John McIlwraith), 6-37 (Jack Blackham), 7-44 (Tom Garrett), 8-49 (John Trumble), 9-67 (William Bruce), 10-68 (Frederick Spofforth)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GA Lohmann30.2173671.7700
J Briggs30172831.4000
Australia 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
J McIlwraith c †Tylecote b Briggs7---0-
E Evans run out3--00-
SP Jones c Read b Lohmann2--00-
G Giffen c & b Lohmann47---0-
HJH Scott (c)c Grace b Lohmann4---0-
GE Palmer st †Tylecote b Steel35---0-
JW Trumble c Read b Briggs18---0-
JM Blackham c Grace b Briggs5---0-
W Bruce  b Lohmann11---0-
TW Garrett c Shrewsbury b Lohmann4---0-
FR Spofforth not out5---0-
Extras(b 7, lb 1)8
TOTAL(97 Ov, RR: 2.3)149
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Edwin Evans), 2-14 (John McIlwraith), 3-26 (Sammy Jones), 4-30 (Tup Scott), 5-84 (Joey Palmer), 6-120 (John Trumble), 7-129 (Jack Blackham), 8-131 (George Giffen), 9-137 (Tom Garrett), 10-149 (William Bruce)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GA Lohmann37146852.7500
J Briggs32193031.4000
RG Barlow1481301.3900
W Barnes741002.1400
AG Steel712014.2800
MATCH DETAILS
Kennington Oval, London
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Series resultEngland won the 3-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 24
Season1886
Match days12,13,14 August 1886 (3-day match)
Test debut
John McIlwraith
Umpires
Frank Farrands
Bob Carpenter
Balls per over4
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 12 Aug - day 1 - England 1st innings 279/2 (A Shrewsbury 42*, WW Read 30*)
Fri, 13 Aug - day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 8/0 (J McIlwraith 3*, E Evans 1*)
Sat, 14 Aug - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 149 (97 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • WG Grace (170) recaptured the record England Test score which A Shrewsbury snr had claimed in the previous match, he batted for 270 minutes, hit 24 fours and made his 170 out of 216.