result
5th Test, The Oval, Aug 14 - 18 1926, Australia tour of England
280 & 436
(52.3 ov, target 415)302 & 125
England won by 289 runs
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Hobbs  b Mailey37-55-00.00
Herbert Sutcliffe  b Mailey76-210600.00
Frank Woolley  b Mailey18---00.00
Patsy Hendren  b Gregory8---00.00
Percy Chapman (c)st †Oldfield b Mailey49-75-00.00
Greville Stevens c Andrews b Mailey17--210.00
Wilfred Rhodes c †Oldfield b Mailey28-45-00.00
George Geary run out 9---00.00
Maurice Tate  b Grimmett23-15-10.00
Harold Larwood c Andrews b Grimmett0--000.00
Bert Strudwick not out 4--100.00
Extras(b 6, lb 5)11
TOTAL(95.5 Ov, RR: 2.92)280
Fall of wickets: 1-53 (Jack Hobbs), 2-91 (Frank Woolley), 3-108 (Patsy Hendren), 4-189 (Percy Chapman), 5-213 (Greville Stevens), 6-214 (Herbert Sutcliffe), 7-231 (George Geary), 8-266 (Maurice Tate), 9-266 (Harold Larwood), 10-280 (Wilfred Rhodes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jack Gregory1543112.06---00
Clarrie Grimmett33127422.24---00
Arthur Mailey33.5313864.07---00
Charles Macartney741602.28---00
Arthur Richardson721001.42---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bill Woodfull  b Rhodes35-120-00.00
Warren Bardsley c †Strudwick b Larwood2--000.00
Charles Macartney  b Stevens25-30-00.00
Bill Ponsford run out 2--000.00
Tommy Andrews  b Larwood3--000.00
Herbie Collins (c)c Stevens b Larwood61-230200.00
Arthur Richardson c Geary b Rhodes16---00.00
Jack Gregory c Stevens b Tate73-1001000.00
Bert Oldfield not out 33---00.00
Clarrie Grimmett  b Tate35-75-00.00
Arthur Mailey c †Strudwick b Tate0--000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 12)17
TOTAL(152.1 Ov, RR: 1.98)302
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Warren Bardsley), 2-44 (Charles Macartney), 3-51 (Bill Ponsford), 4-59 (Tommy Andrews), 5-90 (Bill Woodfull), 6-122 (Arthur Richardson), 7-229 (Jack Gregory), 8-231 (Herbie Collins), 9-298 (Clarrie Grimmett), 10-302 (Arthur Mailey)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Maurice Tate37.1174031.07---00
Harold Larwood34118232.41---00
George Geary2784301.59---00
Greville Stevens2938512.93---00
Wilfred Rhodes25153521.40---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Hobbs  b Gregory100-2211000.00
Herbert Sutcliffe  b Mailey161-4281600.00
Frank Woolley lbw b Richardson27---00.00
Patsy Hendren c †Oldfield b Grimmett15---00.00
Percy Chapman (c) b Richardson19---00.00
Greville Stevens c Mailey b Grimmett22---00.00
Wilfred Rhodes lbw b Grimmett14---00.00
George Geary c †Oldfield b Gregory1--000.00
Maurice Tate not out 33-50-00.00
Harold Larwood  b Mailey5-10-00.00
Bert Strudwick c Andrews b Mailey2-5000.00
Extras(b 19, lb 18)37
TOTAL(182.5 Ov, RR: 2.38)436
Fall of wickets: 1-172 (Jack Hobbs), 2-220 (Frank Woolley), 3-277 (Patsy Hendren), 4-316 (Percy Chapman), 5-373 (Greville Stevens), 6-375 (Herbert Sutcliffe), 7-382 (George Geary), 8-425 (Wilfred Rhodes), 9-430 (Harold Larwood), 10-436 (Bert Strudwick)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jack Gregory1815823.22---00
Clarrie Grimmett551710831.96---00
Arthur Mailey42.5612832.98---00
Charles Macartney26162400.92---00
Arthur Richardson41218121.97---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 415 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bill Woodfull c Geary b Larwood0--000.00
Bill Ponsford c Larwood b Rhodes12---00.00
Charles Macartney c Geary b Larwood16---00.00
Warren Bardsley c Woolley b Rhodes21-65-00.00
Herbie Collins (c)c Woolley b Rhodes4---00.00
Tommy Andrews c Tate b Larwood15---00.00
Jack Gregory c Sutcliffe b Tate9---00.00
Arthur Richardson  b Rhodes4---00.00
Bert Oldfield  b Stevens23---00.00
Clarrie Grimmett not out 8---00.00
Arthur Mailey  b Geary6---00.00
Extras(lb 7)7
TOTAL(52.3 Ov, RR: 2.38)125
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Bill Woodfull), 2-31 (Charles Macartney), 3-31 (Bill Ponsford), 4-35 (Herbie Collins), 5-63 (Tommy Andrews), 6-83 (Warren Bardsley), 7-83 (Jack Gregory), 8-87 (Arthur Richardson), 9-114 (Bert Oldfield), 10-125 (Arthur Mailey)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Maurice Tate941211.33---00
Harold Larwood1433432.42---00
George Geary6.321512.30---00
Greville Stevens311314.33---00
Wilfred Rhodes2094442.20---00
MATCH DETAILS
Kennington Oval, London
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Season1926
Series resultEngland won the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 167
Match daysday(0-day match)
Umpires
England Image
Frank Chester
England Image
Sailor Young
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 14 Aug - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 60/4 (Bill Woodfull 22*, Herbie Collins 1*)
Sun, 15 Aug - rest day
Mon, 16 Aug - day 2 -England 2nd innings 49/0 (Jack Hobbs 28*, Herbert Sutcliffe 20*)
Tue, 17 Aug - day 3 -England 2nd innings 375/6 (Wilfred Rhodes 0*)
Wed, 18 Aug - day 4 -Australia 2nd innings 125 (52.3 ov) - end of match