Southend-on-Sea, May 15 - 17 1948, Australia tour of England
(f/o) 83 & 187
Australians won by an innings and 451 runs
Australians 1st INNINGS
Sid Barnes hit wicket b R Smith79-----
Bill Brown c Horsfall b Bailey153-----
Donald Bradman (c) b TPB Smith187-----
Keith Miller  b Bailey0-----
Ron Hamence c TPB Smith b R Smith46-----
Sam Loxton c †Rist b Vigar120-----
Ron Saggers not out 104-----
Ian Johnson st †Rist b TPB Smith9-----
Doug Ring c Vigar b TPB Smith1-----
Bill Johnston  b Vigar9-----
Ernie Toshack c Vigar b TPB Smith4-----
Extras(b 7, nb 2)9
TOTAL(129 Ov, RR: 5.58)721
Fall of wickets: 1-145 (Sid Barnes), 2-364 (Bill Brown), 3-364 (Keith Miller), 4-452 (Donald Bradman), 5-498 (Ron Hamence), 6-664 (Sam Loxton), 7-686 (Ian Johnson), 8-692 (Doug Ring), 9-716 (Bill Johnston), 10-721 (Ernie Toshack, 128.6 ov)
Trevor Bailey21112826.09---00
Ray Smith37216924.56---00
Peter Smith38019345.07---00
Eric Price20015607.80---00
Frank Vigar1316625.07---00
Essex 1st INNINGS
Dickie Dodds c Ring b Miller0-----
Chick Cray  b Miller5-----
Sonny Avery  b Johnston10-----
Frank Vigar c †Saggers b Miller0-----
Dick Horsfall  b Toshack11-----
Tom Pearce (c)c Miller b Toshack8-----
Ray Smith c Barnes b Toshack25-----
Peter Smith  b Toshack3-----
Frank Rist c Barnes b Toshack8-----
Eric Price not out 4-----
Trevor Bailey absent hurt------
Extras(b 2, lb 6, nb 1)9
TOTAL(36.5 Ov, RR: 2.25)83
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Dickie Dodds), 2-13 (Chick Cray), 3-13 (Frank Vigar), 4-19 (Sonny Avery), 5-30 (Tom Pearce), 6-47 (Dick Horsfall), 7-63 (Ray Smith), 8-74 (Peter Smith), 9-83 (Frank Rist, 36.5 ov)
Keith Miller831431.75---00
Bill Johnston711011.42---00
Ernie Toshack10.523152.86---00
Doug Ring1141901.72---00
Dickie Dodds  b Toshack16-----
Chick Cray  b Johnson15-----
Sonny Avery c Brown b Johnson3-----
Frank Vigar c Johnson b Toshack0-----
Dick Horsfall  b Johnson8-----
Tom Pearce (c)c & b Johnson71-----
Ray Smith c Ring b Johnson0-----
Peter Smith lbw b Barnes54-----
Frank Rist  b Johnson1-----
Eric Price not out 4-----
Trevor Bailey absent hurt------
Extras(b 6, lb 3, nb 6)15
TOTAL(78.4 Ov, RR: 2.37)187
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Chick Cray), 2-32 (Sonny Avery), 3-35 (Frank Vigar), 4-36 (Dickie Dodds), 5-46 (Dick Horsfall), 6-46 (Ray Smith), 7-177 (Tom Pearce), 8-183 (Frank Rist), 9-187 (Peter Smith, 78.4 ov)
Keith Miller21402.00---00
Sam Loxton1232802.33---00
Bill Johnston1042602.60---00
Ernie Toshack1725022.94---00
Ian Johnson2163761.76---00
Sid Barnes9.451111.13---00
Doug Ring731602.28---00
Southchurch Park, Southend-on-Sea
TossAustralians, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Match daysday (3-day match)
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Bill Ashdown
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Denis Hendren
Sat, 15 May - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 721
Sun, 16 May - rest day
Mon, 17 May - day 2 - Essex 2nd innings 187 (78.4 ov) - end of match