result
3rd Test, Leeds, Jul 12 - 17 1956, Australia tour of England
(99.3 ov)(f/o) 143 & 140
England won by an innings and 42 runs
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Peter Richardson c †Maddocks b Archer5-65000.00
Colin Cowdrey c †Maddocks b Archer0-14000.00
Alan Oakman  b Archer4-21000.00
Peter May (c)c Lindwall b Johnson101-3171200.00
Cyril Washbrook lbw b Benaud98-3281300.00
Tony Lock c Miller b Benaud21-62300.00
Doug Insole c Mackay b Benaud5-43100.00
Trevor Bailey not out 33-129300.00
Godfrey Evans  b Lindwall40-67500.00
Jim Laker  b Lindwall5-29000.00
Fred Trueman c & b Lindwall0-8000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 9)13
TOTAL(167.4 Ov, RR: 1.93)325
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Colin Cowdrey), 2-8 (Alan Oakman), 3-17 (Peter Richardson), 4-204 (Peter May), 5-226 (Cyril Washbrook), 6-243 (Tony Lock), 7-248 (Doug Insole), 8-301 (Godfrey Evans), 9-321 (Jim Laker), 10-325 (Fred Trueman)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall33.4116731.99---00
Ron Archer50246831.36---00
Ken Mackay1332902.23---00
Richie Benaud4298932.11---00
Ian Johnson2985912.03---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Colin McDonald c †Evans b Trueman2-2000.00
Jim Burke lbw b Lock41-102500.00
Neil Harvey c Trueman b Lock11-59100.00
Peter Burge lbw b Laker2-27000.00
Ken Mackay c Bailey b Laker2-27000.00
Keith Miller  b Laker41-130410.00
Ron Archer  b Laker4-6100.00
Richie Benaud c Oakman b Laker30-91600.00
Len Maddocks c Trueman b Lock0-6000.00
Ian Johnson (c)c Richardson b Lock0-6000.00
Ray Lindwall not out 0-3000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 6)10
TOTAL(71.1 Ov, RR: 2.00)143
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Colin McDonald), 2-40 (Neil Harvey), 3-59 (Peter Burge), 4-59 (Jim Burke), 5-63 (Ken Mackay), 6-69 (Ron Archer), 7-142 (Richie Benaud), 8-143 (Len Maddocks), 9-143 (Keith Miller), 10-143 (Ian Johnson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Fred Trueman821912.37---00
Trevor Bailey721502.14---00
Jim Laker29105852.00---00
Tony Lock27.1114141.50---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Colin McDonald  b Trueman6-20000.00
Jim Burke  b Laker16-79100.00
Neil Harvey c & b Lock69-270400.00
Keith Miller c Trueman b Laker26-146120.00
Peter Burge lbw b Laker5-22100.00
Richie Benaud  b Laker1-17000.00
Ian Johnson (c)c Oakman b Laker3-13000.00
Ken Mackay  b Laker2-21000.00
Ron Archer c Washbrook b Lock1-7000.00
Len Maddocks lbw b Lock0-8000.00
Ray Lindwall not out 0-2000.00
Extras(b 7, lb 4)11
TOTAL(99.3 Ov, RR: 1.40)140
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Colin McDonald), 2-45 (Jim Burke), 3-108 (Keith Miller), 4-120 (Peter Burge), 5-128 (Richie Benaud), 6-136 (Ian Johnson), 7-138 (Neil Harvey), 8-140 (Ron Archer), 9-140 (Len Maddocks), 10-140 (Ken Mackay)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Fred Trueman1132111.90---00
Trevor Bailey721301.85---00
Jim Laker41.3215561.32---00
Tony Lock40234031.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Headingley, Leeds
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Season1956
Series result5-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 427
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Alan Oakman
Alan Oakman
Umpires
England Image
Dai Davies
England Image
Syd Buller
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 12 Jul - day 1 -England 1st innings 204/4 (Cyril Washbrook 90*, Tony Lock 0*)
Fri, 13 Jul - day 2 -Australia 1st innings 81/6 (Keith Miller 8*, Richie Benaud 8*)
Sat, 14 Jul - day 3 -Australia 1st innings 81/6 (Keith Miller 8*, Richie Benaud 8*)
Sun, 15 Jul - rest day
Mon, 16 Jul - day 4 -Australia 2nd innings 93/2 (Neil Harvey 40*, Keith Miller 24*)
Tue, 17 Jul - day 5 -Australia 2nd innings 140 (99.3 ov) - end of match