result
Taunton, Aug 28 - 30 1948, Australia tour of England
(f/o) 115 & 71
Australians won by an innings and 374 runs
Australians 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sid Barnes retired ill 42-----
Bill Brown run out 0-----
Lindsay Hassett (c)c Watts b Redman103-----
Neil Harvey c †Luckes b Redman126-----
Ron Hamence st †Luckes b Coope99-----
Colin McCool c Buse b Redman6-----
Ian Johnson not out 113-----
Keith Miller not out 37-----
Extras(b 7, lb 21, nb 5, w 1)34
TOTAL(122 Ov, RR: 4.59)560/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Bill Brown), 1-69* (Sid Barnes, retired ill), 2-256 (Lindsay Hassett), 3-298 (Neil Harvey), 4-306 (Colin McCool), 5-501 (Ron Hamence)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Arthur Wellard25210304.12---00
Maurice Tremlett21010605.04---00
Horace Hazell27311404.22---00
Bertie Buse2758803.25---00
Miles Coope603716.16---00
Jim Redman1637834.87---00
Somerset 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Harold Gimblett c McCool b Johnston19-----
Micky Walford st †Saggers b McCool26-----
Hugh Watts st †Saggers b Johnson10-----
Bertie Buse c Hamence b McCool4-----
George Woodhouse not out 33-----
Miles Coope  b Ring2-----
Maurice Tremlett  b McCool0-----
Arthur Wellard c Ring b McCool0-----
Wally Luckes lbw b Ring5-----
Jim Redman c Hassett b Johnston8-----
Horace Hazell  b Johnston0-----
Extras(b 4, lb 4)8
TOTAL(45.5 Ov, RR: 2.50)115
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Harold Gimblett), 2-50 (Hugh Watts), 3-63 (Bertie Buse), 4-64 (Micky Walford), 5-67 (Miles Coope), 6-68 (Maurice Tremlett), 7-68 (Arthur Wellard), 8-84 (Wally Luckes), 9-115 (Jim Redman), 10-115 (Horace Hazell, 45.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Keith Miller512004.00---00
Bill Johnston11.533432.87---00
Ian Johnson951511.66---00
Colin McCool1102141.90---00
Doug Ring941721.88---00
Somerset 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Harold Gimblett lbw b Johnston0-----
Micky Walford c Barnes b McCool21-----
Hugh Watts c Hassett b Miller0-----
Bertie Buse c McCool b Johnston21-----
George Woodhouse  b Johnston3-----
Miles Coope c Hamence b McCool8-----
Maurice Tremlett c Miller b McCool2-----
Arthur Wellard c Johnston b McCool5-----
Wally Luckes not out 1-----
Jim Redman c Ring b Johnston5-----
Horace Hazell lbw b Johnston0-----
Extras(b 4, lb 1)5
TOTAL(35.4 Ov, RR: 1.99)71
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Harold Gimblett), 2-1 (Hugh Watts), 3-35 (Bertie Buse), 4-49 (Micky Walford), 5-57 (Miles Coope), 6-58 (George Woodhouse), 7-65 (Arthur Wellard), 8-66 (Maurice Tremlett), 9-71 (Jim Redman), 10-71 (Horace Hazell, 35.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Keith Miller31511.66---00
Bill Johnston17.493451.92---00
Ian Johnson10404.00---00
Colin McCool1442341.64---00
MATCH DETAILS
County Ground, Taunton
TossAustralians, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Season1948
Match daysday (3-day match)
Umpires
England Image
Denis Hendren
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Frank Lee
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 28 Aug - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 560/5 (Ian Johnson 113*, Keith Miller 37*)
Sun, 29 Aug - rest day
Mon, 30 Aug - day 2 - Somerset 2nd innings 71 (35.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • SG Barnes (1) retired ill at 69/1
  • Somerset Captain not named