result
Melbourne, Dec 30 1882 - Jan 2 1883, England [IFW Bligh's XI] tour of Australia
(target 56)291 & 58/1
(f/o) 177 & 169
Australia won by 9 wickets
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Hugh Massie c & b CT Studd4--10-
Alec Bannerman st †Tylecote b Leslie30--30-
Billy Murdoch (c) b Leslie48--40-
Tom Horan c Barlow b Leslie0--00-
Percy McDonnell  b Bates43--40-
George Giffen st †Tylecote b Steel36--60-
George Bonnor c Barlow b Barnes85-13554-
Jack Blackham c †Tylecote b CT Studd25--20-
Frederick Spofforth c Steel b Barnes9--00-
Tom Garrett c CT Studd b Steel0--00-
Joey Palmer not out 0--00-
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 3, w 2)11
TOTAL(169 Ov, RR: 2.58)291
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Hugh Massie), 2-81 (Billy Murdoch), 3-81 (Tom Horan), 4-96 (Alec Bannerman), 5-162 (Percy McDonnell), 6-190 (George Giffen), 7-251 (Jack Blackham), 8-287 (Frederick Spofforth), 9-287 (Tom Garrett), 10-291 (George Bonnor)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Charles Studd46303521.14---00
Billy Barnes30115122.54---00
Allan Steel33166823.09---00
Dick Barlow2063702.77---00
Billy Bates2173112.21---00
Walter Read822705.06---00
Charles Leslie1113134.22---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dick Barlow st †Blackham b Palmer10--00-
Ivo Bligh (c) b Palmer0--00-
Charles Leslie c Garrett b Palmer4--00-
Charles Studd  b Spofforth0--00-
Allan Steel  b Palmer27--50-
Walter Read  b Palmer19--10-
Billy Bates c Bannerman b Garrett28--11-
Edmund Tylecote  b Palmer33--30-
George Studd run out 7--10-
Billy Barnes  b Palmer26--10-
George Vernon not out 11--00-
Extras(b 8, lb 1, nb 3)12
TOTAL(107.2 Ov, RR: 2.46)177
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Ivo Bligh), 2-7 (Charles Leslie), 3-8 (Charles Studd), 4-36 (Dick Barlow), 5-45 (Allan Steel), 6-96 (Walter Read), 7-100 (Billy Bates), 8-117 (George Studd), 9-156 (Edmund Tylecote), 10-177 (Billy Barnes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Frederick Spofforth28115613.00---00
Joey Palmer52.2256571.85---00
Tom Garrett2764412.44---00
England 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dick Barlow  b Spofforth28--10-
Edmund Tylecote  b Spofforth38--20-
Charles Studd  b Palmer21--10-
Allan Steel lbw b Giffen29--40-
Ivo Bligh (c) b Spofforth3--00-
Walter Read  b Giffen29--40-
Charles Leslie  b Giffen4--00-
Billy Bates c Massie b Palmer11--10-
George Studd c Palmer b Giffen0--00-
Billy Barnes not out 2--00-
George Vernon lbw b Palmer3--00-
Extras(lb 1)1
TOTAL(99.1 Ov, RR: 2.55)169
Fall of wickets: 1-64 (Edmund Tylecote), 2-75 (Dick Barlow), 3-105 (Charles Studd), 4-108 (Ivo Bligh), 5-132 (Allan Steel), 6-150 (Charles Leslie), 7-164 (Walter Read), 8-164 (George Studd), 9-164 (Billy Bates), 10-169 (George Vernon)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Frederick Spofforth41156532.37---00
Joey Palmer36.1116132.52---00
Tom Garrett21403.00---00
George Giffen2073842.85---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 56 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Alec Bannerman not out 25-9530-
Hugh Massie c & b Barnes0--00-
Billy Murdoch (c)not out 33--10-
Extras0
TOTAL(53.1 Ov, RR: 1.63)58/1
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Hugh Massie)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Charles Studd1411700.75---00
Billy Barnes138610.69---00
Allan Steel941702.83---00
Dick Barlow42602.25---00
Billy Bates13.172202.49---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland [IFW Bligh's XI] tour of Australia
Season1882/83
Series resultAustralia led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 10
Match days30 December 1882, 1,2 January 1883 - day (0-day match)
Test debut
Charles Leslie
Charles Leslie
Edmund Tylecote
Edmund Tylecote
George Studd
George Studd
George Vernon
George Vernon
Ivo Bligh
Ivo Bligh
Walter Read
Walter Read
Umpires
Australia Image
Edward Elliott
Australia Image
John Swift
Balls per over4
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 30 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 258/7 (George Bonnor 60*, Frederick Spofforth 1*)
Sun, 31 Dec - rest day
Mon, 01 Jan - day 2 - England 2nd innings 11/0 (Dick Barlow 8*, Edmund Tylecote 3*)
Tue, 02 Jan - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 58/1 (53.1 ov) - end of match