Result
1st Test, Melbourne, Dec 31 1881 - Jan 4 1882, England tour of Australia
294 & 308
(55 ov, target 283)
320 & 127/3
Match drawn (by agreement)
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Scorecard summary
England294(170.2 overs)1st Innings
Australia320(237 overs)1st Innings
England308(229.3 overs)2nd Innings
Australia127/3(55 overs)2nd Innings
Match details
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Series result4-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 5
Season1881/82
Match days31 December 1881, 2,3,4 January 1882 (timeless match)
Test debut
Hugh Massie
George Giffen
Edwin Evans
William Cooper
Dick Barlow
Billy Bates
Arthur Shrewsbury
William Scotton
Dick Pilling
Ted Peate
Umpires
James Lillywhite (jnr)
John Swift
Balls per over4