result
5th Test, The Oval, Aug 15 - 19 1953, Australia tour of England
275 & 162
(63.5 ov, target 132)306 & 132/2
England won by 8 wickets
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Lindsay Hassett (c)c †Evans b Bedser53-135400.00
Arthur Morris lbw b Bedser16---00.00
Keith Miller lbw b Bailey1-8000.00
Neil Harvey c Hutton b Trueman36-79-00.00
Graeme Hole c †Evans b Trueman37-63200.00
Jim de Courcy c †Evans b Trueman5--100.00
Ron Archer c & b Bedser10---00.00
Alan Davidson c Edrich b Laker22-52-00.00
Ray Lindwall c †Evans b Trueman62-115800.00
Gil Langley c Edrich b Lock18---00.00
Bill Johnston not out 9---00.00
Extras(b 4, nb 2)6
TOTAL(81.3 Ov, RR: 3.37)275
Fall of wickets: 1-38 (Arthur Morris), 2-41 (Keith Miller), 3-107 (Lindsay Hassett), 4-107 (Neil Harvey), 5-118 (Jim de Courcy), 6-160 (Graeme Hole), 7-160 (Ron Archer), 8-207 (Alan Davidson), 9-245 (Gil Langley), 10-275 (Ray Lindwall)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alec Bedser2938833.03---00
Fred Trueman24.338643.51---00
Trevor Bailey1434213.00---00
Tony Lock921912.11---00
Jim Laker503416.80---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton (c) b Johnston82-218800.00
Bill Edrich lbw b Lindwall21--300.00
Peter May c Archer b Johnston39-140-00.00
Denis Compton c †Langley b Lindwall16-68-00.00
Tom Graveney c Miller b Lindwall4--000.00
Trevor Bailey  b Archer64-222700.00
Godfrey Evans run out 28-46-00.00
Jim Laker c †Langley b Miller1--000.00
Tony Lock c Davidson b Lindwall4-52-00.00
Fred Trueman  b Johnston10-35-00.00
Alec Bedser not out 22-70-00.00
Extras(b 9, lb 5, w 1)15
TOTAL(142.3 Ov, RR: 2.14)306
Fall of wickets: 1-37 (Bill Edrich), 2-137 (Peter May), 3-154 (Leonard Hutton), 4-167 (Denis Compton), 5-170 (Tom Graveney), 6-210 (Godfrey Evans), 7-225 (Jim Laker), 8-237 (Tony Lock), 9-262 (Fred Trueman), 10-306 (Trevor Bailey)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall3277042.18---00
Keith Miller34126511.91---00
Bill Johnston45169432.08---00
Alan Davidson1012602.60---00
Ron Archer10.322512.38---00
Graeme Hole1161101.00---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Lindsay Hassett (c)lbw b Laker10---00.00
Arthur Morris lbw b Lock26---00.00
Graeme Hole lbw b Laker17---00.00
Neil Harvey  b Lock13-0033.33
Keith Miller c Trueman b Laker08-000.00
Jim de Courcy run out 4---00.00
Ron Archer c Edrich b Lock49-63710.00
Alan Davidson  b Lock21-41-10.00
Ray Lindwall c Compton b Laker12---10.00
Gil Langley c Trueman b Lock2--000.00
Bill Johnston not out 6-26000.00
Extras(b 11, lb 3)14
TOTAL(50.5 Ov, RR: 3.18)162
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Lindsay Hassett), 2-59 (Graeme Hole), 3-60 (Neil Harvey), 4-61 (Keith Miller), 5-61 (Arthur Morris), 6-85 (Jim de Courcy), 7-135 (Alan Davidson), 8-140 (Ron Archer), 9-144 (Gil Langley), 10-162 (Ray Lindwall)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alec Bedser1122402.18---00
Fred Trueman21402.00---00
Tony Lock2194552.14---00
Jim Laker16.527544.45---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 132 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton (c)run out 17---00.00
Bill Edrich not out 55-210600.00
Peter May c Davidson b Miller37-112500.00
Denis Compton not out 22---00.00
Extras(lb 1)1
TOTAL(63.5 Ov, RR: 2.06)132/2
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Leonard Hutton), 2-88 (Peter May)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall2154602.19---00
Keith Miller1132412.18---00
Bill Johnston29145201.79---00
Ron Archer11000.00---00
Lindsay Hassett10404.00---00
Arthur Morris0.50506.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Kennington Oval, London
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Season1953
Series resultEngland won the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 376
Match daysday(6-day match)
Umpires
England Image
Dai Davies
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Frank Lee
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 15 Aug - day 1 -England 1st innings 1/0 (Leonard Hutton 0*, Bill Edrich 1*)
Sun, 16 Aug - rest day
Mon, 17 Aug - day 2 -England 1st innings 235/7 (Trevor Bailey 33*, Tony Lock 4*)
Tue, 18 Aug - day 3 -England 2nd innings 38/1 (Bill Edrich 15*, Peter May 6*)
Wed, 19 Aug - day 4 -England 2nd innings 132/2 (63.5 ov) - end of match