2nd Test, Lord's, Jul 21 - 23 1884, Australia tour of England
(94.1 ov)229 & 145
England won by an innings and 5 runs
Australia 1st INNINGS
Percy McDonnell  b Peate0--000.00
Alec Bannerman  b Peate12---00.00
Billy Murdoch (c)lbw b Peate10---00.00
George Giffen  b Peate63--400.00
Billy Midwinter  b Peate3--000.00
George Bonnor c Grace b Christopherson25---00.00
Jack Blackham run out 0--000.00
Tup Scott c sub (WL Murdoch) b Steel75--1000.00
Joey Palmer c Grace b Peate7---00.00
Frederick Spofforth c Barlow b Grace0--000.00
Harry Boyle not out 26---00.00
Extras(b 5, lb 3)8
TOTAL(105.2 Ov, RR: 2.17)229
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Percy McDonnell), 2-25 (Alec Bannerman), 3-32 (Billy Murdoch), 4-46 (Billy Midwinter), 5-88 (George Bonnor), 6-93 (Jack Blackham), 7-132 (George Giffen), 8-155 (Joey Palmer), 9-160 (Frederick Spofforth), 10-229 (Tup Scott)
Ted Peate40148563.18---00
Dick Barlow2064403.30---00
George Ulyett1132102.86---00
Stanley Christopherson26105213.00---00
W.G. Grace741312.78---00
Allan Steel1.20616.00---00
England 1st INNINGS
W.G. Grace c Bonnor b Palmer14---00.00
Bunny Lucas c Bonnor b Palmer28---00.00
Arthur Shrewsbury st †Blackham b Giffen27---00.00
George Ulyett  b Palmer32---00.00
Allan Steel  b Palmer148-2301300.00
Lord Harris (c) b Spofforth4---00.00
Dick Barlow c Palmer b Bonnor38-90-00.00
Walter Read  b Palmer12---00.00
Alfred Lyttelton  b Palmer31---00.00
Ted Peate not out 8---00.00
Stanley Christopherson c Bonnor b Spofforth17---00.00
Extras(b 15, lb 5)20
TOTAL(184.1 Ov, RR: 2.05)379
Fall of wickets: 1-37 (W.G. Grace), 2-56 (Bunny Lucas), 3-90 (Arthur Shrewsbury), 4-120 (George Ulyett), 5-135 (Lord Harris), 6-233 (Dick Barlow), 7-272 (Walter Read), 8-348 (Alfred Lyttelton), 9-351 (Allan Steel), 10-379 (Stanley Christopherson)
Frederick Spofforth55.11911223.04---00
Joey Palmer752611162.22---00
George Giffen2246814.63---00
Harry Boyle1131602.18---00
George Bonnor812314.31---00
Billy Midwinter1322903.34---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
Percy McDonnell  b Steel20---00.00
Alec Bannerman c & b Ulyett27---00.00
Billy Murdoch (c)c Shrewsbury b Ulyett17---00.00
George Giffen c Peate b Ulyett5---00.00
George Bonnor c & b Ulyett4---00.00
Tup Scott not out 31---00.00
Billy Midwinter  b Ulyett6---00.00
Jack Blackham retired hurt 0--000.00
Joey Palmer  b Ulyett13---00.00
Frederick Spofforth c Shrewsbury b Barlow11---00.00
Harry Boyle  b Ulyett10---00.00
Extras(b 1)1
TOTAL(94.1 Ov, RR: 1.53)145
Fall of wickets: 1-33 (Percy McDonnell), 2-60 (Billy Murdoch), 3-65 (Alec Bannerman), 4-73 (George Giffen), 5-84 (George Bonnor), 6-90 (Billy Midwinter), 6-94* (Jack Blackham, retired hurt), 7-118 (Joey Palmer), 8-133 (Frederick Spofforth), 9-145 (Harry Boyle)
Ted Peate1643403.18---00
Dick Barlow2183112.21---00
George Ulyett39.1233671.37---00
Stanley Christopherson831703.18---00
Allan Steel1022613.90---00
Lord's, London
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 15
Match daysday(3-day match)
Test debut
Stanley Christopherson
Stanley Christopherson
England Image
Charles Pullin
England Image
Frank Farrands
Balls per over4
Mon, 21 Jul - day 1 -England 1st innings 90/3 (George Ulyett 18*)
Tue, 22 Jul - day 2 -Australia 2nd innings 73/4 (George Giffen 4*)
Wed, 23 Jul - day 3 -Australia 2nd innings 145 (94.1 ov) - end of match
  • Murdoch fielded as a substitute for the opposition and claimed the first sub catch in Test cricket
  • JM Blackham retired hurt at 94/6