result
Tour Match, Cambridge, May 19 - 22 1956, Australia tour of England
(9.3 ov, target 23)414/7d & 23/0
(f/o) 155 & 281
Australians won by 10 wickets
Australians 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jim Burke lbw b CS Smith8-----
John Rutherford  b Swaranjit Singh25-----
Neil Harvey c †Melluish b Goonesena45-----
Peter Burge  b Swaranjit Singh61-----
Ian Craig  b Swaranjit Singh1-----
Ron Archer c †Melluish b DJ Smith61-----
Richie Benaud lbw b Pieris56-----
Ray Lindwall not out 116-----
Ian Johnson (c)not out 16-----
Extras(b 14, lb 10, nb 1)25
TOTAL(116 Ov, RR: 3.56)414/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-16, 2-77, 3-79, 4-81, 5-194, 6-226, 7-335
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Colin Smith2366812.95---00
Donald Smith1808414.66---00
Swaranjit Singh3489832.88---00
Gamini Goonesena2329013.91---00
Ian Pieris1864912.72---00
Cambridge University 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Robin O'Brien c †Langley b Archer11-----
Boris Wilenkin c Archer b Lindwall19-----
Vincent Lumsden lbw b Benaud3-----
Swaranjit Singh c Archer b Benaud22-----
Gamini Goonesena c Lindwall b Benaud23-----
Ian McLachlan  b Lindwall5-----
Robert James c †Langley b Lindwall0-----
Colin Smith st †Langley b Benaud7-----
Ian Pieris lbw b Benaud40-----
Michael Melluish (c)†st †Langley b Wilson6-----
Donald Smith not out 10-----
Extras(b 2, lb 7)9
TOTAL(57.5 Ov, RR: 2.68)155
Fall of wickets: 1-17, 2-31, 3-57, 4-68, 5-87, 6-91, 7-91, 8-110, 9-129, 10-155
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall1733532.05---00
Ron Archer912412.66---00
Richie Benaud23.565552.30---00
Jack Wilson803214.00---00
Cambridge University 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Robin O'Brien lbw b Lindwall4-----
Boris Wilenkin c Burge b Benaud17-----
Vincent Lumsden  b Benaud27-----
Swaranjit Singh lbw b Archer57-----
Gamini Goonesena c Burge b Johnson22-----
Ian McLachlan st †Langley b Johnson0-----
Robert James st †Langley b Benaud116-----
Colin Smith c Burge b Johnson17-----
Ian Pieris c & b Johnson0-----
Michael Melluish (c)†c Rutherford b Benaud12-----
Donald Smith not out 4-----
Extras(lb 3, w 2)5
TOTAL(108.2 Ov, RR: 2.59)281
Fall of wickets: 1-4, 2-36, 3-63, 4-119, 5-119, 6-154, 7-223, 8-233, 9-270, 10-281
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall2047013.50---00
Ron Archer1883812.11---00
Richie Benaud32.2108642.65---00
Jack Wilson941301.44---00
Ian Johnson29126942.37---00
Australians 2nd INNINGS (target: 23 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jim Burke not out 10-----
John Rutherford not out 11-----
Extras(b 2)2
TOTAL(9.3 Ov, RR: 2.42)23
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Colin Smith52901.80---00
Donald Smith401102.75---00
Robert James0.30102.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
FP Fenner's Ground, Cambridge
TossAustralians, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Season1956
Match daysday (3-day match)
Umpires
England Image
Fred Price
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Herbert Palmer
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 19 May - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 414/7 (Ray Lindwall 116*, Ian Johnson 16*)
Sun, 20 May - rest day
Mon, 21 May - day 2 - Cambridge U 2nd innings 130/5 (Swaranjit Singh 49*, Robert James 6*)
Tue, 22 May - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 23/0 (9.3 ov) - end of match