result
Manchester, May 26 - 28 1948, Australia tour of England
204 & 259/4
Match drawn
Australians 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sid Barnes c Cranston b Hilton31-----
Arthur Morris c †EH Edrich b Pollard22-----
Donald Bradman (c) b Hilton11-----
Ian Johnson lbw b Hilton5-----
Sam Loxton  b Roberts39-----
Neil Harvey  b Roberts36-----
Ron Hamence  b Pollard2-----
Ron Saggers not out 22-----
Ray Lindwall c Lawton b Hilton0-----
Bill Johnston  b Pollard24-----
Ernie Toshack  b Roberts4-----
Extras(b 6, lb 2)8
TOTAL(69.4 Ov, RR: 2.92)204
Fall of wickets: 1-37 (Arthur Morris), 2-58 (Donald Bradman), 3-72 (Ian Johnson), 4-75 (Sid Barnes), 5-136 (Sam Loxton), 6-145 (Ron Hamence), 7-167 (Neil Harvey), 8-170 (Ray Lindwall), 9-195 (Bill Johnston), 10-204 (Ernie Toshack, 69.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dick Pollard2083731.85---00
Bill Lawton942102.33---00
Malcolm Hilton1948144.26---00
William Roberts21.445732.63---00
Lancashire 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Cyril Washbrook lbw b Toshack33-----
Winston Place c Lindwall b Toshack24-----
Geoff Edrich  b Johnston55-----
Jack Ikin lbw b Lindwall7-----
Ken Cranston (c) b Lindwall14-----
Eric Edrich  b Johnston5-----
Alan Wharton c Johnston b Lindwall24-----
Dick Pollard c Hamence b Johnston4-----
William Roberts st †Saggers b Johnston1-----
Bill Lawton  b Johnston0-----
Malcolm Hilton not out 0-----
Extras(b 11, lb 4)15
TOTAL(92.3 Ov, RR: 1.96)182
Fall of wickets: 1-48 (Cyril Washbrook), 2-57 (Winston Place), 3-91 (Jack Ikin), 4-129 (Ken Cranston), 5-144 (Eric Edrich), 6-151 (Geoff Edrich), 7-161 (Dick Pollard), 8-172 (William Roberts), 9-180 (Bill Lawton), 10-182 (Alan Wharton, 92.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall19.364432.25---00
Bill Johnston29144951.68---00
Ernie Toshack2884021.42---00
Ian Johnson821602.00---00
Sam Loxton811802.25---00
Australians 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sid Barnes c Roberts b Cranston31-----
Arthur Morris c GA Edrich b Pollard5-----
Donald Bradman (c)st †EH Edrich b Hilton43-----
Sam Loxton run out 52-----
Neil Harvey not out 76-----
Ron Hamence not out 49-----
Extras(b 1, lb 2)3
TOTAL(67 Ov, RR: 3.86)259/4
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Arthur Morris), 2-51 (Sid Barnes), 3-125 (Donald Bradman), 4-137 (Sam Loxton)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dick Pollard1224814.00---00
Bill Lawton814305.37---00
Ken Cranston914014.44---00
Malcolm Hilton1305414.15---00
William Roberts1433502.50---00
Alan Wharton712002.85---00
Jack Ikin401604.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Old Trafford, Manchester
TossLancashire, elected to field first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Season1948
Match daysday (3-day match)
Umpires
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Claud Woolley
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Harry Elliott
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 26 May - day 1 - no play
Thu, 27 May - day 2 - Lancashire 1st innings 108/3 (Geoff Edrich 32*, Ken Cranston 5*)
Fri, 28 May - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 259/4 (67 ov) - end of match