result
2nd Test, Lord's, Jun 24 - 29 1948, Australia tour of England
350 & 460/7d
(78.1 ov, target 596)215 & 186
Australia won by 409 runs
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sid Barnes c Hutton b Coxon0--00-
Arthur Morris c Hutton b Coxon105-209141-
Donald Bradman (c)c Hutton b Bedser38104115-036.53
Lindsay Hassett  b Yardley47-175-0-
Keith Miller lbw b Bedser4---0-
Bill Brown lbw b Yardley24-84-0-
Ian Johnson c †Evans b Edrich4---0-
Don Tallon c Yardley b Bedser53---0-
Ray Lindwall  b Bedser15---0-
Bill Johnston st †Evans b Wright29---0-
Ernie Toshack not out 20---0-
Extras(b 3, lb 7, nb 1)11
TOTAL(129.3 Ov, RR: 2.70)350
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Sid Barnes), 2-87 (Donald Bradman), 3-166 (Arthur Morris), 4-173 (Keith Miller), 5-216 (Lindsay Hassett), 6-225 (Bill Brown), 7-246 (Ian Johnson), 8-275 (Ray Lindwall), 9-320 (Don Tallon), 10-350 (Bill Johnston)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alec Bedser431410042.32---00
Alec Coxon35109022.57---00
Bill Edrich804315.37---00
Doug Wright21.385412.51---00
Jim Laker731702.42---00
Norman Yardley1543522.33---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton  b Johnson20---0-
Cyril Washbrook c †Tallon b Lindwall8---0-
Bill Edrich  b Lindwall5-70-0-
Denis Compton c Miller b Johnston53---0-
Tom Dollery  b Lindwall02-000.00
Norman Yardley (c) b Lindwall44---0-
Alec Coxon c & b Johnson19---0-
Godfrey Evans c Miller b Johnston9---0-
Jim Laker c †Tallon b Johnson28---0-
Alec Bedser  b Lindwall9---0-
Doug Wright not out 13---0-
Extras(lb 3, nb 4)7
TOTAL(102.4 Ov, RR: 2.09)215
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Cyril Washbrook), 2-32 (Leonard Hutton), 3-46 (Bill Edrich), 4-46 (Tom Dollery), 5-133 (Denis Compton), 6-134 (Norman Yardley), 7-145 (Godfrey Evans), 8-186 (Alec Coxon), 9-197 (Jim Laker), 10-215 (Alec Bedser)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall27.477052.53---00
Bill Johnston2244321.95---00
Ian Johnson35137232.05---00
Ernie Toshack18112301.27---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sid Barnes c Washbrook b Yardley141-277142-
Arthur Morris  b Wright62---1-
Donald Bradman (c)c Edrich b Bedser8916218513054.93
Lindsay Hassett  b Yardley011000.00
Keith Miller c Bedser b Laker74---1-
Bill Brown c †Evans b Coxon32---0-
Ray Lindwall st †Evans b Laker25---0-
Ian Johnson not out 9---0-
Extras(b 22, lb 5, nb 1)28
TOTAL(130.2 Ov, RR: 3.52)460/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-122 (Arthur Morris), 2-296 (Sid Barnes), 3-296 (Lindsay Hassett), 4-329 (Donald Bradman), 5-416 (Bill Brown), 6-445 (Keith Miller), 7-460 (Ray Lindwall)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alec Bedser34611213.29---00
Alec Coxon2838212.92---00
Bill Edrich201105.50---00
Doug Wright1946913.63---00
Jim Laker31.2611123.54---00
Norman Yardley1343622.76---00
Denis Compton301103.66---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 596 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton c Johnson b Lindwall13---0-
Cyril Washbrook c †Tallon b Toshack37---0-
Bill Edrich c Johnson b Toshack2--00-
Denis Compton c Miller b Johnston29---0-
Tom Dollery  b Lindwall37---0-
Norman Yardley (c) b Toshack11---0-
Alec Coxon lbw b Toshack02-000.00
Godfrey Evans not out 24---0-
Jim Laker  b Lindwall0--00-
Alec Bedser c Hassett b Johnston9---0-
Doug Wright c Lindwall b Toshack4---0-
Extras(b 16, lb 4)20
TOTAL(78.1 Ov, RR: 2.37)186
Fall of wickets: 1-42 (Leonard Hutton), 2-52 (Bill Edrich), 3-65 (Cyril Washbrook), 4-106 (Denis Compton), 5-133 (Norman Yardley), 6-133 (Alec Coxon), 7-141 (Tom Dollery), 8-141 (Jim Laker), 9-158 (Alec Bedser), 10-186 (Doug Wright)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall2396132.65---00
Bill Johnston33156221.87---00
Ian Johnson21301.50---00
Ernie Toshack20.164051.98---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Season1948
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 300
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Alec Coxon
Alec Coxon
Umpires
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Claud Woolley
England Image
Dai Davies
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 24 Jun - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 258/7 (Don Tallon 25*, Ray Lindwall 3*)
Fri, 25 Jun - day 2 - England 1st innings 207/9 (Alec Bedser 6*, Doug Wright 8*)
Sat, 26 Jun - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 343/4 (Keith Miller 22*, Bill Brown 7*)
Sun, 27 Jun - rest day
Mon, 28 Jun - day 4 - England 2nd innings 106/3 (Denis Compton 29*, Tom Dollery 21*)
Tue, 29 Jun - day 5 - England 2nd innings 186 (78.1 ov) - end of match