result
3rd Test, Sydney, Feb 17 - 21 1883, England [IFW Bligh's XI] tour of Australia
263 & 197
(target 199)262 & 199/6
Australia won by 4 wickets
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dick Barlow c Murdoch b Midwinter2--00-
Charles Studd run out 48--30-
Charles Leslie c Bonnor b Boyle17--10-
Allan Steel not out 135-238160-
Walter Read c Bonnor b Boyle11--10-
Edmund Tylecote  b Boyle5--10-
Billy Barnes  b Spofforth2--00-
Billy Bates c Bonnor b Midwinter9--00-
Ivo Bligh (c) b Palmer19--30-
George Studd run out 3--00-
Fred Morley  b Palmer0--00-
Extras(b 4, lb 7, nb 1)12
TOTAL(155 Ov, RR: 2.54)263
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Dick Barlow), 2-37 (Charles Leslie), 3-110 (Charles Studd), 4-150 (Walter Read), 5-156 (Edmund Tylecote), 6-159 (Billy Barnes), 7-199 (Billy Bates), 8-236 (Ivo Bligh), 9-263 (George Studd), 10-263 (Fred Morley)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Joey Palmer2495223.25---00
Billy Midwinter47245021.59---00
Frederick Spofforth2185614.00---00
Harry Boyle40195231.95---00
Tom Horan1242603.25---00
Edwin Evans1131502.04---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Alec Bannerman c Barlow b Morley10--10-
George Bonnor c Barlow b Steel87-16570-
Billy Murdoch (c) b Barlow0--00-
Tom Horan c GB Studd b Morley4--00-
George Giffen c GB Studd b Leslie27--40-
Billy Midwinter  b Barlow10--10-
Jack Blackham  b Bates57-11060-
Joey Palmer c Bligh b Steel0--00-
Edwin Evans not out 22--10-
Frederick Spofforth c Bates b Steel1--00-
Harry Boyle c GB Studd b Barlow29--10-
Extras(b 10, lb 3, w 2)15
TOTAL(146 Ov, RR: 2.69)262
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Alec Bannerman), 2-34 (Billy Murdoch), 3-39 (Tom Horan), 4-113 (George Giffen), 5-128 (Billy Midwinter), 6-160 (George Bonnor), 7-164 (Joey Palmer), 8-220 (Jack Blackham), 9-221 (Frederick Spofforth), 10-262 (Harry Boyle)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dick Barlow48218832.75---00
Fred Morley44254521.53---00
Billy Barnes1023304.95---00
Billy Bates1562412.40---00
Charles Leslie521113.30---00
Allan Steel1863432.83---00
Charles Studd621203.00---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dick Barlow c Bonnor b Midwinter20--00-
Charles Studd c Murdoch b Midwinter31--30-
Charles Leslie  b Horan19--20-
Allan Steel  b Spofforth21--10-
Walter Read  b Spofforth7--00-
Edmund Tylecote  b Palmer0--00-
Billy Bates not out 48--30-
Ivo Bligh (c)c Murdoch b Horan10--10-
Billy Barnes c & b Boyle20--10-
George Studd c Murdoch b Boyle9--00-
Fred Morley c †Blackham b Palmer2--00-
Extras(b 8, lb 1, nb 1)10
TOTAL(126.3 Ov, RR: 2.33)197
Fall of wickets: 1-54 (Charles Studd), 2-55 (Dick Barlow), 3-77 (Charles Leslie), 4-99 (Walter Read), 5-100 (Edmund Tylecote), 6-112 (Allan Steel), 7-137 (Ivo Bligh), 8-178 (Billy Barnes), 9-192 (George Studd), 10-197 (Fred Morley)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Joey Palmer43.3195922.02---00
Billy Midwinter23132121.36---00
Frederick Spofforth2865723.05---00
Harry Boyle2363522.28---00
Tom Horan921522.50---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 199 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Alec Bannerman c Bligh b CT Studd63-17561-
Billy Murdoch (c)c Barlow b Bates17--10-
George Bonnor c GB Studd b Steel3--00-
Tom Horan c & b Bates0--00-
George Giffen st †Tylecote b Steel32--20-
Jack Blackham not out 58-11540-
Edwin Evans c Leslie b Steel0--00-
Billy Midwinter not out 8--00-
Extras(b 10, lb 4, w 4)18
TOTAL(163.1 Ov, RR: 1.82)199/6
Fall of wickets: 1-44 (Billy Murdoch), 2-51 (George Bonnor), 3-51 (Tom Horan), 4-107 (Alec Bannerman), 5-162 (George Giffen), 6-164 (Edwin Evans)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dick Barlow37.1204401.77---00
Fred Morley129400.50---00
Billy Barnes1652202.06---00
Billy Bates39195222.00---00
Charles Leslie87200.37---00
Allan Steel4394931.70---00
Charles Studd84811.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland [IFW Bligh's XI] tour of Australia
Season1882/83
Match numberTest no. 13
Match days17,19,20,21 February 1883 - day (0-day match)
Umpires
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Edward Elliott
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John Swift
Balls per over4
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 17 Feb - day 1 - England 1st innings 263/9 (Allan Steel 135*)
Sun, 18 Feb - rest day
Mon, 19 Feb - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 248/9 (Edwin Evans 20*, Harry Boyle 20*)
Tue, 20 Feb - day 3 - England 2nd innings 197
Wed, 21 Feb - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 199/6 (163.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Having completed the three-match rubber against WL Murdoch's 1882 touring team. England played a fourth match against a combined side. For this match the captains decided to experiment by using a separate pitch for each of the four innings.