result
2nd Test, Lord's, Jun 25 - 30 1953, Australia tour of England
346 & 368
(126 ov, target 343)372 & 282/7
Match drawn
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Lindsay Hassett (c)c Bailey b Bedser104-2961100.00
Arthur Morris st †Evans b Bedser30-80-00.00
Neil Harvey lbw b Bedser59-179-00.00
Keith Miller  b Wardle25-60-10.00
Graeme Hole c Compton b Wardle13-45-00.00
Richie Benaud lbw b Wardle0-5000.00
Alan Davidson c Statham b Bedser76-1611310.00
Doug Ring lbw b Wardle18---00.00
Ray Lindwall  b Statham9-50-00.00
Gil Langley c Watson b Bedser1-5000.00
Bill Johnston not out 3--000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 4)8
TOTAL(140.4 Ov, RR: 2.45)346
Fall of wickets: 1-65 (Arthur Morris), 2-190 (Neil Harvey), 2-201, 3-225 (Keith Miller), 4-229 (Richie Benaud), 5-240 (Graeme Hole), 6-280 (Doug Ring), 7-291 (Lindsay Hassett), 8-330 (Ray Lindwall), 9-331 (Gil Langley), 10-346 (Alan Davidson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alec Bedser42.4810552.46---00
Brian Statham2874811.71---00
Freddie Brown2575302.12---00
Trevor Bailey1625503.43---00
Johnny Wardle2987742.65---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton (c)c Hole b Johnston145-3151600.00
Don Kenyon c Davidson b Lindwall3-10000.00
Tom Graveney  b Lindwall78-2081200.00
Denis Compton c Hole b Benaud57-133900.00
Willie Watson st †Langley b Johnston4--100.00
Trevor Bailey c & b Miller2-50000.00
Freddie Brown c †Langley b Lindwall22-18400.00
Godfrey Evans  b Lindwall011000.00
Johnny Wardle  b Davidson23---00.00
Alec Bedser  b Lindwall1--000.00
Brian Statham not out 17-25-00.00
Extras(b 11, lb 1, nb 7, w 1)20
TOTAL(126.5 Ov, RR: 2.93)372
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Don Kenyon), 2-177 (Tom Graveney), 3-279 (Leonard Hutton), 4-291 (Willie Watson), 5-301 (Denis Compton), 6-328 (Freddie Brown), 7-328 (Godfrey Evans), 8-332 (Trevor Bailey), 9-341 (Alec Bedser), 10-372 (Johnny Wardle)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall2346652.86---00
Keith Miller2565712.27---00
Bill Johnston35119122.60---00
Doug Ring1424303.07---00
Richie Benaud1947013.68---00
Alan Davidson10.522512.30---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Lindsay Hassett (c)c †Evans b Statham3--000.00
Arthur Morris c Statham b Compton89-2101300.00
Keith Miller  b Wardle109-2921410.00
Neil Harvey  b Bedser21-67-00.00
Graeme Hole lbw b Brown47-104-00.00
Richie Benaud c Graveney b Bedser5---00.00
Alan Davidson c & b Brown15---00.00
Doug Ring lbw b Brown7---00.00
Ray Lindwall  b Bedser50-45820.00
Gil Langley  b Brown9-30-00.00
Bill Johnston not out 0--000.00
Extras(b 8, lb 5)13
TOTAL(132.5 Ov, RR: 2.77)368
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Lindsay Hassett), 2-168 (Arthur Morris), 3-227 (Neil Harvey), 4-235 (Keith Miller), 5-248 (Richie Benaud), 6-296 (Alan Davidson), 7-305 (Graeme Hole), 8-308 (Doug Ring), 9-362 (Gil Langley), 10-368 (Ray Lindwall)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alec Bedser31.587732.41---00
Brian Statham1534012.66---00
Freddie Brown2748243.03---00
Trevor Bailey1042402.40---00
Johnny Wardle461811112.41---00
Denis Compton302117.00---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 343 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton (c)c Hole b Lindwall5---00.00
Don Kenyon c Hassett b Lindwall2-10000.00
Tom Graveney c †Langley b Johnston2--000.00
Denis Compton lbw b Johnston33-100-00.00
Willie Watson c Hole b Ring109-3461600.00
Trevor Bailey c Benaud b Ring71-2571100.00
Freddie Brown c Hole b Benaud28-35400.00
Godfrey Evans not out 11---00.00
Johnny Wardle not out 042000.00
Extras(b 7, lb 6, nb 6, w 2)21
TOTAL(126 Ov, RR: 2.23)282/7
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Don Kenyon), 2-10 (Leonard Hutton), 3-12 (Tom Graveney), 4-73 (Denis Compton), 5-236 (Willie Watson), 6-246 (Trevor Bailey), 7-282 (Freddie Brown)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall1932621.36---00
Keith Miller1781701.00---00
Bill Johnston29107022.41---00
Doug Ring2958422.89---00
Richie Benaud1765113.00---00
Alan Davidson1451300.92---00
Graeme Hole11000.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Season1953
Series result5-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 373
Match daysday(5-day match)
Umpires
England Image
Frank Lee
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Herbert Baldwin
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 25 Jun - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 263/5 (Alan Davidson 17*, Doug Ring 10*)
Fri, 26 Jun - day 2 -England 1st innings 177/1 (Leonard Hutton 83*, Tom Graveney 78*)
Sat, 27 Jun - day 3 -Australia 2nd innings 96/1 (Arthur Morris 35*, Keith Miller 58*)
Sun, 28 Jun - rest day
Mon, 29 Jun - day 4 -England 2nd innings 20/3 (Denis Compton 5*, Willie Watson 3*)
Tue, 30 Jun - day 5 -England 2nd innings 282/7 (126 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • AL Hassett (1) retired hurt on 101* from 201/2 to 280/6