result
4th Test, Manchester, Jul 27 - Aug 1 1961, Australia tour of England
190 & 432
(target 256)367 & 201
Australia won by 54 runs
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bill Lawry lbw b Statham74-178110-
Bob Simpson c †Murray b Statham4-710-
Neil Harvey c Subba Row b Statham19-3810-
Norm O'Neill hit wicket b Trueman11-6210-
Peter Burge  b Flavell15-2220-
Brian Booth c Close b Statham46-8550-
Ken Mackay c †Murray b Statham11-2500-
Alan Davidson c Barrington b Dexter0-1800-
Richie Benaud (c) b Dexter2-1800-
Wally Grout c †Murray b Dexter2-1300-
Graham McKenzie not out 1-200-
Extras(b 4, lb 1)5
TOTAL(63.4 Ov, RR: 2.98)190
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Bob Simpson), 2-51 (Neil Harvey), 3-89 (Norm O'Neill), 4-106 (Peter Burge), 5-150 (Bill Lawry), 6-174 (Ken Mackay), 7-185 (Brian Booth), 8-185 (Alan Davidson), 9-189 (Wally Grout), 10-190 (Richie Benaud)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Fred Trueman1415513.92---00
Brian Statham2135352.52---00
Jack Flavell2286112.77---00
Ted Dexter6.421632.40---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Geoff Pullar  b Davidson63-21870-
Raman Subba Row c Simpson b Davidson2-800-
Ted Dexter c Davidson b McKenzie16-4610-
Peter May (c)c Simpson b Davidson95-228140-
Brian Close lbw b McKenzie33-9941-
Ken Barrington c O'Neill b Simpson78-218100-
John Murray c †Grout b Mackay24-10140-
David Allen c Booth b Simpson42-10470-
Fred Trueman c Harvey b Simpson3-2500-
Brian Statham c Mackay b Simpson4-1900-
Jack Flavell not out 00100-
Extras(b 2, lb 4, w 1)7
TOTAL(163.4 Ov, RR: 2.24)367
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Raman Subba Row), 2-43 (Ted Dexter), 3-154 (Geoff Pullar), 4-212 (Peter May), 5-212 (Brian Close), 6-272 (John Murray), 7-358 (Ken Barrington), 8-362 (David Allen), 9-367 (Fred Trueman), 10-367 (Brian Statham)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alan Davidson39117031.79---00
Graham McKenzie381110622.78---00
Ken Mackay4098112.02---00
Richie Benaud35158002.28---00
Bob Simpson11.442341.97---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bill Lawry c Trueman b Allen102-268130-
Bob Simpson c †Murray b Flavell51-14170-
Neil Harvey c †Murray b Dexter35-8250-
Norm O'Neill c †Murray b Statham67-15590-
Peter Burge c †Murray b Dexter23-8920-
Brian Booth lbw b Dexter9-2410-
Ken Mackay c Close b Allen18-6130-
Alan Davidson not out 77-174102-
Richie Benaud (c)lbw b Allen1-1200-
Wally Grout c Statham b Allen0-200-
Graham McKenzie  b Flavell32-10230-
Extras(b 6, lb 9, w 2)17
TOTAL(171.4 Ov, RR: 2.51)432
Fall of wickets: 1-113 (Bob Simpson), 2-175 (Neil Harvey), 3-210 (Bill Lawry), 4-274 (Peter Burge), 5-290 (Norm O'Neill), 6-296 (Brian Booth), 7-332 (Ken Mackay), 8-334 (Richie Benaud), 9-334 (Wally Grout), 10-432 (Graham McKenzie)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Fred Trueman3269202.87---00
Brian Statham44910612.40---00
Jack Flavell29.446522.19---00
Ted Dexter2046133.05---00
David Allen38255841.52---00
Brian Close813304.12---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 256 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Geoff Pullar c O'Neill b Davidson26-4130-
Raman Subba Row  b Benaud49-14580-
Ted Dexter c †Grout b Benaud76-84141-
Peter May (c) b Benaud024000.00
Brian Close c O'Neill b Benaud8-801-
Ken Barrington lbw b Mackay5-1210-
John Murray c Simpson b Benaud4-510-
David Allen c Simpson b Benaud10-2820-
Fred Trueman c Benaud b Simpson8-4320-
Brian Statham  b Davidson8-3020-
Jack Flavell not out 0-1200-
Extras(b 5, w 2)7
TOTAL(71.4 Ov, RR: 2.80)201
Fall of wickets: 1-40 (Geoff Pullar), 2-150 (Ted Dexter), 3-150 (Peter May), 4-158 (Brian Close), 5-163 (Raman Subba Row), 6-171 (John Murray), 7-171 (Ken Barrington), 8-189 (David Allen), 9-193 (Fred Trueman), 10-201 (Brian Statham)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alan Davidson14.415023.40---00
Graham McKenzie412005.00---00
Ken Mackay1373312.53---00
Richie Benaud32117062.18---00
Bob Simpson842112.62---00
MATCH DETAILS
Old Trafford, Manchester
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Season1961
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 510
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Brian Booth
Brian Booth
Jack Flavell
Jack Flavell
Umpires
England Image
Eddie Phillipson
England Image
John Langridge
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 27 Jul - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 124/4 (Bill Lawry 64*, Brian Booth 6*)
Fri, 28 Jul - day 2 - England 1st innings 187/3 (Peter May 90*, Brian Close 14*)
Sat, 29 Jul - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 63/0 (Bill Lawry 33*, Bob Simpson 29*)
Sun, 30 Jul - rest day
Mon, 31 Jul - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 331/6 (Ken Mackay 18*, Alan Davidson 18*)
Tue, 01 Aug - day 5 - England 2nd innings 201 (71.4 ov) - end of match