result
Lord's, Jul 17 - 20 1948, Australia tour of England
203 & 135
(target 22)317 & 22/0
Australians won by 10 wickets
Middlesex 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Robertson  b Johnston2-----
Syd Brown c Morris b Ring39-----
Bill Edrich c †Tallon b Johnston27-----
Denis Compton  b Loxton62-----
John Dewes c †Tallon b Johnston4-----
George Mann (c)c McCool b Lindwall15-----
Leslie Compton c Lindwall b Loxton17-----
Jim Sims c & b Loxton1-----
Philip Whitcombe not out 5-----
Jack Young st †Tallon b McCool14-----
Ian Bedford  b McCool0-----
Extras(b 6, lb 10, nb 1)17
TOTAL(88 Ov, RR: 2.30)203
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Jack Robertson), 2-78 (Bill Edrich), 3-81 (Syd Brown), 4-92 (John Dewes), 5-144 (George Mann), 6-182 (Leslie Compton), 7-183 (Denis Compton), 8-188 (Jim Sims), 9-203 (Jack Young), 10-203 (Ian Bedford, 87.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall1632811.75---00
Bill Johnston2034332.15---00
Sam Loxton2153331.57---00
Colin McCool1865423.00---00
Doug Ring1342812.15---00
Australians 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bill Brown lbw b Whitcombe8-----
Arthur Morris c Brown b Young109-----
Donald Bradman (c)c DCS Compton b Whitcombe6-----
Neil Harvey c Mann b Bedford10-----
Sam Loxton c Edrich b Sims123-----
Ron Hamence lbw b Sims30-----
Colin McCool c Young b Sims0-----
Ray Lindwall st †LH Compton b Sims1-----
Don Tallon  b Sims17-----
Doug Ring  b Sims2-----
Bill Johnston not out 6-----
Extras(b 1, lb 3, nb 1)5
TOTAL(107 Ov, RR: 2.96)317
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Bill Brown), 2-28 (Donald Bradman), 3-53 (Neil Harvey), 4-225 (Arthur Morris), 5-271 (Sam Loxton), 6-271 (Colin McCool), 7-272 (Ray Lindwall), 8-296 (Don Tallon), 9-298 (Doug Ring), 10-317 (Ron Hamence, 106.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Philip Whitcombe1324323.30---00
Bill Edrich2025902.95---00
Ian Bedford1134414.00---00
Jack Young36137812.16---00
Jim Sims2426562.70---00
Denis Compton302307.66---00
Middlesex 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Robertson retired hurt 19-----
Syd Brown  b Johnston3-----
Bill Edrich lbw b Lindwall1-----
Denis Compton lbw b Johnston2-----
John Dewes  b McCool51-----
George Mann (c) b Lindwall0-----
Jim Sims c Loxton b Ring7-----
Leslie Compton c & b McCool38-----
Philip Whitcombe c Lindwall b McCool8-----
Jack Young  b Loxton0-----
Ian Bedford not out 1-----
Extras(b 1, lb 3, nb 1)5
TOTAL(45.4 Ov, RR: 2.95)135
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Syd Brown), 2-16 (Bill Edrich), 3-27 (Denis Compton), 3-27* (Jack Robertson, retired hurt), 4-27 (George Mann), 5-40 (Jim Sims), 6-113 (Leslie Compton), 7-132 (John Dewes), 8-133 (Jack Young), 9-135 (Philip Whitcombe, 45.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall923123.44---00
Bill Johnston1242822.33---00
Doug Ring702914.14---00
Sam Loxton721512.14---00
Colin McCool10.432732.53---00
Australians 2nd INNINGS (target: 22 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Colin McCool not out 7-----
Doug Ring not out 15-----
Extras0
TOTAL(4 Ov, RR: 5.50)22
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ian Bedford201105.50---00
Jim Sims201105.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossMiddlesex, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Season1948
Match daysday (3-day match)
Umpires
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Ernest Cooke
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Herbert Baldwin
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 17 Jul - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 6/0 (Bill Brown 5*, Arthur Morris 1*)
Sun, 18 Jul - rest day
Mon, 19 Jul - day 2 - Middlesex 2nd innings 36/4 (John Dewes 6*, Jim Sims 3*)
Tue, 20 Jul - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 22/0 (4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • JDB Robertson retired hurt at 27/3