result
Tour Match, Nottingham, May 12 - 15 1956, Australia tour of England
(18 ov)547/8d & 53/1
Match drawn
Australians 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
John Rutherford c Dooland b Jepson35-----
Colin McDonald c †Rowe b Stocks195-----
Ken Mackay lbw b Dooland7-----
Ian Craig c †Rowe b Walker58-----
Keith Miller (c)run out 10-----
Peter Burge c Martin b Dooland131-----
Richie Benaud  b Jepson62-----
Ron Archer not out 20-----
Alan Davidson c Dooland b Smales2-----
Gil Langley not out 16-----
Extras(b 5, lb 6)11
TOTAL(158 Ov, RR: 3.46)547/8d
Did not bat: Pat Crawford 
Fall of wickets: 1-62, 2-77, 3-230, 4-250, 5-353, 6-477, 7-516, 8-520
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alan Walker34313714.02---00
Arthur Jepson36911923.30---00
Bruce Dooland491115623.18---00
Kenneth Smales3479712.85---00
Frederick Stocks502715.40---00
Nottinghamshire 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Reg Simpson (c)lbw b Benaud36-----
John Clay c †Langley b Archer9-----
Ron Giles c †Langley b Archer9-----
Cyril Poole c & b Archer58-----
Frederick Stocks  b Davidson171-----
Eric Martin  b Davidson13-----
Bruce Dooland c Rutherford b Benaud1-----
Alan Walker c Davidson b Benaud4-----
Kenneth Smales lbw b Crawford31-----
Arthur Jepson c Crawford b Benaud6-----
Edmund Rowe not out 0-----
Extras(lb 4, nb 1, w 2)7
TOTAL(151.3 Ov, RR: 2.27)345
Fall of wickets: 1-31, 2-53, 3-55, 4-180, 5-209, 6-210, 7-224, 8-336, 9-345, 10-345
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Pat Crawford2986612.27---00
Ron Archer29117132.44---00
Richie Benaud50.3188841.74---00
John Rutherford1326905.30---00
Ken Mackay104900.90---00
Alan Davidson2093521.75---00
Australians 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Ken Mackay not out 21-----
John Rutherford  b Dooland22-----
Pat Crawford not out 9-----
Extras(nb 1)1
TOTAL(18 Ov, RR: 2.94)53/1
Fall of wickets: 1-44
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alan Walker30802.66---00
Arthur Jepson401403.50---00
Bruce Dooland622113.50---00
Kenneth Smales53901.80---00
MATCH DETAILS
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
TossAustralians, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Season1956
Match daysday (3-day match)
Umpires
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Eddie Phillipson
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Fred Price
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 12 May - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 396/5 (Peter Burge 66*, Richie Benaud 16*)
Sun, 13 May - rest day
Mon, 14 May - day 2 - Notts 1st innings 177/3 (Cyril Poole 57*, Frederick Stocks 64*)
Tue, 15 May - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 53/1 (18 ov) - end of match