result
1st Test, Birmingham, Jun 8 - 13 1961, Australia tour of England
(154 ov)195 & 401/4
516/9d
Match drawn
England 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Geoff Pullar  b Davidson17-44-00.00
Raman Subba Row c Simpson b Mackay59-171-00.00
Ted Dexter c Davidson b Mackay10---00.00
Colin Cowdrey (c) b Misson13-65000.00
Ken Barrington c Misson b Mackay21---00.00
Mike Smith c Lawry b Mackay02-000.00
Ray Illingworth c †Grout b Benaud15---00.00
John Murray c Davidson b Benaud16---00.00
David Allen run out 11---00.00
Fred Trueman c Burge b Benaud20---10.00
Brian Statham not out 7---00.00
Extras(b 3, lb 3)6
TOTAL(84.3 Ov, RR: 2.30)195
Fall of wickets: 1-36 (Geoff Pullar), 2-53 (Ted Dexter), 3-88 (Colin Cowdrey), 4-121 (Ken Barrington), 5-121 (Mike Smith), 6-122 (Raman Subba Row), 7-153 (John Murray), 8-156 (Ray Illingworth), 9-181 (David Allen), 10-195 (Fred Trueman)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alan Davidson2667012.69---00
Frank Misson1564713.13---00
Ken Mackay29105741.96---00
Richie Benaud14.381531.03---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Bill Lawry c †Murray b Illingworth57-110600.00
Colin McDonald c Illingworth b Statham22-58-00.00
Neil Harvey lbw b Allen114-2121500.00
Norm O'Neill  b Statham82-1171100.00
Peter Burge lbw b Allen25---00.00
Bob Simpson c & b Trueman76-210-00.00
Alan Davidson c & b Illingworth22---00.00
Ken Mackay c Barrington b Statham64--1000.00
Richie Benaud (c)not out 36---00.00
Wally Grout c Dexter b Trueman5---00.00
Extras(b 8, lb 4, nb 1)13
TOTAL(152.5 Ov, RR: 3.37)516/9d
Did not bat: Frank Misson 
Fall of wickets: 1-47 (Colin McDonald), 2-106 (Bill Lawry), 3-252 (Norm O'Neill), 4-299 (Neil Harvey), 5-322 (Peter Burge), 6-381 (Alan Davidson), 7-469 (Bob Simpson), 8-501 (Ken Mackay), 9-516 (Wally Grout)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Fred Trueman36.5113623.69---00
Brian Statham43614733.41---00
Ray Illingworth441211022.50---00
David Allen2448823.66---00
Ted Dexter512204.40---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Geoff Pullar c †Grout b Misson28-120-00.00
Raman Subba Row  b Misson112-2441400.00
Ted Dexter st †Grout b Simpson180-3443100.00
Colin Cowdrey (c) b Mackay14---00.00
Ken Barrington not out 48-190-00.00
Mike Smith not out 1--000.00
Extras(lb 18)18
TOTAL(154 Ov, RR: 2.60)401/4
Fall of wickets: 1-93 (Geoff Pullar), 2-202 (Raman Subba Row), 3-239 (Colin Cowdrey), 4-400 (Ted Dexter)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alan Davidson31106001.93---00
Frank Misson2868222.92---00
Bob Simpson34128712.55---00
Ken Mackay41138712.12---00
Richie Benaud2046703.35---00
MATCH DETAILS
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Season1961
Series result5-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 507
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Bill Lawry
Bill Lawry
John Murray
John Murray
Umpires
England Image
Frank Lee
England Image
Syd Buller
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 08 Jun - day 1 -England 1st innings 180/8 (David Allen 11*, Fred Trueman 14*, null ov)
Fri, 09 Jun - day 2 -Australia 1st innings 359/5 (Bob Simpson 36*, Alan Davidson 16*, null ov)
Sat, 10 Jun - day 3 -England 2nd innings 5 (Geoff Pullar 0*, Raman Subba Row 5*, null ov)
Sun, 11 Jun - rest day
Mon, 12 Jun - day 4 -England 2nd innings 106/1 (Raman Subba Row 68*, Ted Dexter 5*, null ov)
Tue, 13 Jun - day 5 -England 2nd innings 401/4 (154 ov) - end of match