result
1st Test, Birmingham, May 27 - 29 1909, Australia tour of England
74 & 151
(32.2 ov, target 105)121 & 105/0
England won by 10 wickets
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Tibby Cotter c Hirst b Blythe2--000.00
Warren Bardsley c MacLaren b Hirst2--000.00
Warwick Armstrong  b Hirst24---00.00
Victor Trumper c Hirst b Blythe10---00.00
Monty Noble (c)c Jessop b Blythe15---00.00
Syd Gregory c Rhodes b Blythe0--000.00
Vernon Ransford  b Hirst1--000.00
Charles Macartney c MacLaren b Blythe10---00.00
Sammy Carter lbw b Hirst0--000.00
Jack O'Connor lbw b Blythe8---00.00
Bill Whitty not out 0--000.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 1)2
TOTAL(46 Ov, RR: 1.60)74
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Tibby Cotter), 2-7 (Warren Bardsley), 3-30 (Victor Trumper), 4-46 (Warwick Armstrong), 5-47 (Syd Gregory), 6-52 (Vernon Ransford), 7-58 (Monty Noble), 8-59 (Sammy Carter), 9-71 (Jack O'Connor), 10-74 (Charles Macartney)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
George Hirst2382841.21---00
Colin Blythe2364461.91---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Archie MacLaren (c) b Macartney5---00.00
Jack Hobbs lbw b Macartney01-000.00
Johnny Tyldesley  b O'Connor24---00.00
C.B. Fry  b Macartney01-000.00
Arthur Jones c †Carter b Armstrong28---00.00
George Hirst lbw b Armstrong15---00.00
Gilbert Jessop  b Armstrong22---00.00
Wilfred Rhodes not out 15---00.00
Dick Lilley c Ransford b Armstrong0--000.00
George Thompson run out 6---00.00
Colin Blythe c Macartney b Armstrong1--000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 1)5
TOTAL(55.3 Ov, RR: 2.18)121
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Jack Hobbs), 2-13 (Archie MacLaren), 3-13 (C.B. Fry), 4-61 (Arthur Jones), 5-61 (Johnny Tyldesley), 6-90 (Gilbert Jessop), 7-103 (George Hirst), 8-107 (Dick Lilley), 9-116 (George Thompson), 10-121 (Colin Blythe)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bill Whitty1754302.52---00
Charles Macartney1762131.23---00
Monty Noble10202.00---00
Jack O'Connor522314.59---00
Warwick Armstrong15.372751.74---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Monty Noble (c)c Jones b Hirst11---00.00
Charles Macartney lbw b Blythe1--000.00
Syd Gregory c Thompson b Blythe43---00.00
Vernon Ransford  b Blythe43---00.00
Victor Trumper c Rhodes b Hirst1--000.00
Warren Bardsley c Thompson b Blythe6---00.00
Warwick Armstrong c Jessop b Blythe0--000.00
Sammy Carter c Hobbs b Hirst1--000.00
Tibby Cotter c Tyldesley b Hirst15---10.00
Jack O'Connor c †Lilley b Hirst13---00.00
Bill Whitty not out 9---00.00
Extras(b 7, lb 1)8
TOTAL(52.5 Ov, RR: 2.85)151
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Charles Macartney), 2-16 (Monty Noble), 3-97 (Syd Gregory), 4-99 (Victor Trumper), 5-103 (Vernon Ransford), 6-103 (Warwick Armstrong), 7-106 (Sammy Carter), 8-123 (Warren Bardsley), 9-125 (Tibby Cotter), 10-151 (Jack O'Connor)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
George Hirst23.545852.43---00
Colin Blythe2435852.41---00
George Thompson401904.75---00
Wilfred Rhodes10808.00---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 105 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Hobbs not out 62---00.00
C.B. Fry not out 35---00.00
Extras(b 5, lb 3)8
TOTAL(32.2 Ov, RR: 3.24)105
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bill Whitty511803.60---00
Charles Macartney1123503.18---00
Jack O'Connor3.211705.09---00
Warwick Armstrong1352702.07---00
MATCH DETAILS
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Season1909
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 101
Match daysday(3-day match)
Test debut
Bill Whitty
Bill Whitty
George Thompson
George Thompson
Warren Bardsley
Warren Bardsley
Umpires
England Image
Frederick Parris
England Image
John Carlin
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 27 May - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 22/2 (Warwick Armstrong 10*, Victor Trumper 7*, null ov)
Fri, 28 May - day 2 -Australia 2nd innings 67/2 (Syd Gregory 26*, Vernon Ransford 28*, null ov)
Sat, 29 May - day 3 -England 2nd innings 105 (32.2 ov) - end of match