Result
4th Test, England tour of Australia at Sydney, Mar 14-17 1885
269 & 77
24.3 ov, target 38
309 & 38/2
Australia won by 8 wickets
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
G Ulyett  b Giffen10--20-
A Shrewsburysnr (c) b Giffen40--40-
WH Scotton c †Blackham b Giffen4--00-
W Barnes  b Giffen50--40-
W Bates c & b Jones64--71-
JM Read  b Giffen47--70-
W Flowers  b Giffen14--10-
J Briggs c Palmer b Spofforth32-00150.00
W Attewell  b Giffen1--00-
R Peel not out17--20-
J Hunter  b Spofforth13--20-
Extras(b 5, nb 1)6
TOTAL(126 Ov, RR: 3.2)269
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (George Ulyett), 2-52 (William Scotton), 3-76 (Arthur Shrewsbury), 4-159 (Billy Barnes), 5-186 (Billy Bates), 6-219 (Wilf Flowers), 7-222 (Johnny Briggs), 8-229 (William Attewell), 9-252 (Maurice Read), 10-269 (Joe Hunter)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
G Giffen521411773.3700
GE Palmer1653503.2800
FR Spofforth29106123.1500
TW Garrett21503.7500
JW Trumble1251602.0000
TP Horan521203.6000
SP Jones1051712.5500
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
GE Palmer  b Ulyett042000.00
TW Garrett  b Barnes32--20-
JW Trumble  b Peel5--00-
PS McDonnell c Attewell b Ulyett20--20-
AC Bannerman c Shrewsbury b Flowers51--80-
G Giffen c Attewell b Barnes1--00-
TP Horan c Barnes b Ulyett9--10-
GJ Bonnor c Bates b Barnes128-115143-
SP Jones run out40--30-
JM Blackham (c) †not out11--10-
FR Spofforth c Read b Barnes1--00-
Extras(b 5, lb 1, nb 3, w 2)11
TOTAL(169.3 Ov, RR: 2.73)309
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Joey Palmer), 2-15 (John Trumble), 3-40 (Percy McDonnell), 4-98 (Tom Garrett), 5-108 (George Giffen), 6-119 (Tom Horan), 7-134 (Alec Bannerman), 8-288 (George Bonnor), 9-308 (Sammy Jones), 10-309 (Frederick Spofforth)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
G Ulyett54259132.5200
R Peel31125312.5600
W Attewell18132201.8300
W Bates1754403.8800
W Barnes35.3176142.5500
W Flowers1452712.8900
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
G Ulyett c Garrett b Palmer2--00-
A Shrewsburysnr (c)c Bonnor b Spofforth16--20-
WH Scotton c Jones b Spofforth0--00-
W Barnes c Bannerman b Spofforth20--10-
W Bates c †Blackham b Palmer1--00-
JM Read c Bannerman b Spofforth6--00-
W Flowers c Jones b Palmer7--00-
J Briggs run out5--00-
W Attewell not out1--00-
R Peel c & b Spofforth0--00-
J Hunter  b Palmer4--00-
Extras(b 14, nb 1)15
TOTAL(39.1 Ov, RR: 2.94)77
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (George Ulyett), 2-16 (William Scotton), 3-19 (Arthur Shrewsbury), 4-20 (Billy Bates), 5-27 (Maurice Read), 6-46 (Wilf Flowers), 7-66 (Johnny Briggs), 8-69 (Billy Barnes), 9-69 (Bobby Peel), 10-77 (Joe Hunter)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GE Palmer19.173242.4900
FR Spofforth2083052.2500
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 38 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
PS McDonnell c Ulyett b Peel3--00-
AC Bannerman  b Barnes8--20-
TP Horan not out12--00-
SP Jones not out15--20-
TOTAL(24.3 Ov, RR: 2.3)38/2
Did not bat: GE Palmer, TW Garrett, JW Trumble, G Giffen, GJ Bonnor, JM Blackham, FR Spofforth 
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Percy McDonnell), 2-16 (Alec Bannerman)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
R Peel941612.6600
W Attewell31402.0000
W Barnes931512.5000
W Flowers3.32301.2000
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia 1884/85
Series result5-match series level 2-2
Match numberTest no. 20
Season1884/85
Match days14,16,17 March 1885 (timeless match)
Umpires
Edward Elliott
George McShane
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 14 Mar - day 1 - Australia 11/1 (TW Garrett 9*, JW Trumble 2*)
Sun, 15 Mar - rest day
Mon, 16 Mar - day 2 - Australia 308/8 (SP Jones 40*, JM Blackham 11*)
Tue, 17 Mar - day 3 - Australia 38/2 (24.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 3
  • day 3 - Australia 38/2 (24.3 ov) - end of match
Day 2
  • day 2 - Australia 308/8 (SP Jones 40*, JM Blackham 11*)
Day 1
  • day 1 - Australia 11/1 (TW Garrett 9*, JW Trumble 2*)
Day 0
  • rest day