Only Test, The Oval, Sep 6-8 1880, Australia tour of England
(33.3 ov, target 57)
420 & 57/5
149 & 327
England won by 5 wickets
England 1st Innings
EM Grace c Alexander b Bannerman3694814038.29
WG Grace  b Palmer15229425112051.70
AP Lucas  b Bannerman551211095045.45
W Barnes  b Alexander2867501041.79
Lord Harris (c)c Bonnor b Alexander5297907053.60
F Penn  b Bannerman2345353051.11
AG Steel c Boyle b Moule4266505063.63
Hon.A Lyttelton not out1132211034.37
GF Grace c Bannerman b Moule022000.00
A Shaw  b Moule046000.00
F Morley run out2950022.22
Extras(b 8, lb 11)19
TOTAL(210.3 Ov, RR: 2.98)420
Fall of wickets: 1-91 (Edward Grace), 2-211 (Bunny Lucas), 3-269 (Billy Barnes), 4-281 (W.G. Grace), 5-322 (Frank Penn), 6-404 (Lord Harris), 7-410 (Allan Steel), 8-410 (Fred Grace), 9-413 (Alfred Shaw), 10-420 (Fred Morley)
HF Boyle44177102.4200
GE Palmer702711612.4800
G Alexander32106923.2300
AC Bannerman501211133.3300
PS McDonnell201108.2500
WH Moule12.342332.7000
Australia 1st Innings
AC Bannerman  b Morley3254485059.25
WL Murdoch (c)c Barnes b Steel01922000.00
TU Groube  b Steel1144391025.00
PS McDonnell c Barnes b Morley2741492065.85
J Slight c GF Grace b Morley1135291031.42
JM Blackham c & b Morley021000.00
GJ Bonnor c GF Grace b Shaw2890025.00
HF Boyle not out3647535076.59
GE Palmer  b Morley617170035.29
G Alexander c WG Grace b Steel620130030.00
WH Moule c Morley b WG Grace614150042.85
Extras(b 9, lb 3)12
TOTAL(75.1 Ov, RR: 2.97)149
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Billy Murdoch), 2-39 (Alec Bannerman), 3-59 (Tom Groube), 4-84 (Jim Slight), 5-84 (Jack Blackham), 6-89 (Percy McDonnell), 7-97 (George Bonnor), 8-113 (Joey Palmer), 9-126 (George Alexander), 10-149 (William Moule)
F Morley3295652.6200
AG Steel2995833.0000
A Shaw1352112.4200
WG Grace1.10212.4000
Australia 2nd Innings (following on)
AC Bannerman c Lucas b Shaw81471057.14
HF Boyle run out3790042.85
WL Murdoch (c)not out15335831617042.73
TU Groube c Shaw b Morley012000.00
PS McDonnell lbw b WG Grace4376759056.57
J Slight c Harris b WG Grace012000.00
JM Blackham c EM Grace b Morley1954492035.18
GJ Bonnor  b Steel1629233055.17
GE Palmer c & b Steel4961044.44
G Alexander c Shaw b Morley3359565055.93
WH Moule  b Barnes3499904034.34
Extras(b 7, lb 7)14
TOTAL(176.3 Ov, RR: 2.77)327
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Alec Bannerman), 2-13 (Harry Boyle), 3-14 (Tom Groube), 4-97 (Percy McDonnell), 5-101 (Jim Slight), 6-143 (Jack Blackham), 7-181 (George Bonnor), 8-187 (Joey Palmer), 9-239 (George Alexander), 10-327 (William Moule)
F Morley61309032.2100
AG Steel3167323.5300
A Shaw33184211.9000
WG Grace28106623.5300
W Barnes8.331712.9100
AP Lucas1272302.8700
F Penn31201.0000
England 2nd Innings (target: 57 runs)
Hon.A Lyttelton  b Palmer1332251040.62
GF Grace  b Palmer0215000.00
AP Lucas c †Blackham b Palmer218120011.11
F Penn not out2746443058.69
W Barnes c Moule b Boyle515141033.33
EM Grace  b Boyle021000.00
WG Grace not out920171045.00
Extras(nb 1)1
TOTAL(33.3 Ov, RR: 2.53)57/5
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Fred Grace), 2-10 (Bunny Lucas), 3-22 (Alfred Lyttelton), 4-31 (Billy Barnes), 5-31 (Edward Grace)
HF Boyle1772121.8500
GE Palmer16.353533.1300
Mon, 06 Sep - day 1 - England 1st innings 410/8 (Hon.A Lyttelton 4*)
Tue, 07 Sep - day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 170/6 (WL Murdoch 79*, GJ Bonnor 13*)
Wed, 08 Sep - day 3 - England 2nd innings 57/5 (33.3 ov) - end of match
  • WG Grace, who scored England's first Test century, and his brothers EM and GF provided the first instance of three brothers playing the the same Test.