result
4th Test, Leeds, Jul 23 - 28 1953, Australia tour of England
167 & 275
(33 ov, target 177)266 & 147/4
Match drawn
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton (c) b Lindwall021000.00
Bill Edrich lbw b Miller10-79100.00
Tom Graveney c Benaud b Miller55-223300.00
Denis Compton c Davidson b Lindwall0-10000.00
Willie Watson  b Lindwall24-165100.00
Reg Simpson c †Langley b Lindwall15---00.00
Trevor Bailey run out 7---00.00
Godfrey Evans lbw b Lindwall25-90-00.00
Jim Laker c Lindwall b Archer10-43-00.00
Tony Lock  b Davidson9-77-00.00
Alec Bedser not out 0--000.00
Extras(b 8, lb 4)12
TOTAL(109.4 Ov, RR: 1.52)167
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Leonard Hutton), 2-33 (Bill Edrich), 3-36 (Denis Compton), 4-98 (Tom Graveney), 4-101, 5-108 (Willie Watson), 6-110 (Trevor Bailey), 7-133 (Jim Laker), 8-149 (Godfrey Evans), 9-167 (Reg Simpson), 10-167 (Tony Lock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall35105451.54---00
Keith Miller28133921.39---00
Alan Davidson20.472311.11---00
Ron Archer1842711.50---00
Richie Benaud811201.50---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Lindsay Hassett (c)c Lock b Bedser37-80-00.00
Arthur Morris c Lock b Bedser10-35-00.00
Neil Harvey lbw b Bailey71-150900.00
Keith Miller c Edrich b Bailey5---00.00
Graeme Hole c Lock b Bedser53-120600.00
Jim de Courcy lbw b Lock10--200.00
Richie Benaud  b Bailey7---00.00
Alan Davidson c †Evans b Bedser2--000.00
Ron Archer not out 31---00.00
Ray Lindwall  b Bedser9-9200.00
Gil Langley c Hutton b Bedser17-37-00.00
Extras(b 4, lb 8, w 2)14
TOTAL(82.5 Ov, RR: 3.21)266
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (Arthur Morris), 2-70 (Lindsay Hassett), 3-84 (Keith Miller), 4-168 (Neil Harvey), 5-183 (Jim de Courcy), 6-203 (Richie Benaud), 7-203 (Graeme Hole), 8-208 (Alan Davidson), 9-218 (Ray Lindwall), 10-266 (Gil Langley)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alec Bedser28.529563.29---00
Trevor Bailey2247133.22---00
Tony Lock2395312.30---00
Jim Laker913303.66---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton (c)c †Langley b Archer25---00.00
Bill Edrich c de Courcy b Lindwall64-2451000.00
Tom Graveney  b Lindwall3--000.00
Denis Compton lbw b Lindwall61-280-00.00
Willie Watson c Davidson b Miller15-72-00.00
Reg Simpson c de Courcy b Miller014000.00
Trevor Bailey c Hole b Davidson38-261-00.00
Godfrey Evans c Lindwall b Miller1-20000.00
Jim Laker c Benaud b Davidson48-115600.00
Tony Lock c Morris b Miller8-40100.00
Alec Bedser not out 3-45000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 8)9
TOTAL(177.3 Ov, RR: 1.54)275
Fall of wickets: 1-57 (Leonard Hutton), 2-62 (Tom Graveney), 3-139 (Bill Edrich), 4-167 (Willie Watson), 5-171 (Reg Simpson), 5-177, 6-182 (Godfrey Evans), 7-239 (Trevor Bailey), 8-244 (Denis Compton), 9-258 (Tony Lock), 10-275 (Jim Laker)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall541910431.92---00
Keith Miller47196341.34---00
Alan Davidson29.3153621.22---00
Ron Archer25123111.24---00
Richie Benaud1982601.36---00
Graeme Hole31602.00---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 177 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Lindsay Hassett (c) b Lock4---00.00
Arthur Morris st †Evans b Laker38-38-00.00
Graeme Hole c Graveney b Bailey33---00.00
Neil Harvey lbw b Bedser34-31-00.00
Alan Davidson not out 17---00.00
Jim de Courcy not out 13---10.00
Extras(b 3, lb 4, w 1)8
TOTAL(33 Ov, RR: 4.45)147/4
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (Lindsay Hassett), 2-54 (Arthur Morris), 3-111 (Neil Harvey), 4-117 (Graeme Hole)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alec Bedser1716513.82---00
Trevor Bailey61911.50---00
Tony Lock814816.00---00
Jim Laker201718.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
Headingley, Leeds
TossAustralia, elected to field first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Season1953
Series result5-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 375
Match daysday(5-day match)
Umpires
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Frank Chester
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Frank Lee
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 23 Jul - day 1 -England 1st innings 142/7 (Godfrey Evans 18*, Tony Lock 5*, null ov)
Fri, 24 Jul - day 2 -Australia 1st innings 266
Sat, 25 Jul - day 3 -England 2nd innings 62/1 (Bill Edrich 33*, Tom Graveney 3*, null ov)
Sun, 26 Jul - rest day
Mon, 27 Jul - day 4 -England 2nd innings 177/5 (Denis Compton 60*, Trevor Bailey 4*, null ov)
Tue, 28 Jul - day 5 -Australia 2nd innings 147/4 (33 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • RT Simpson (1) retired hurt on 2* from 101/4 to 149/8
  • DCS Compton (2) retired hurt on 60* from 177/5 to 239/7