result
1st Test, Melbourne, Jan 1 - 6 1892, England [Lord Sheffield's XI] tour of Australia
240 & 236
(82.2 ov, target 213)264 & 158
Australia won by 54 runs
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Alec Bannerman c Read b Sharpe45-195400.00
John Lyons c Grace b Peel19--400.00
George Giffen lbw b Peel2--000.00
William Bruce  b Sharpe57-115400.00
Harry Donnan  b Sharpe9--200.00
Harry Moses c Lohmann b Sharpe23--100.00
Harry Trott c †MacGregor b Sharpe6--000.00
Bob McLeod  b Sharpe14--100.00
Sydney Callaway  b Attewell21--100.00
Charlie Turner  b Peel29--400.00
Jack Blackham (c)†not out 4--100.00
Extras(b 5, lb 6)11
TOTAL(151.1 Ov, RR: 1.58)240
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (John Lyons), 2-36 (George Giffen), 3-123 (William Bruce), 4-136 (Alec Bannerman), 5-136 (Harry Donnan), 6-148 (Harry Trott), 7-168 (Bob McLeod), 8-191 (Harry Moses), 9-232 (Charlie Turner), 10-240 (Sydney Callaway)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
John Sharpe51208461.64---00
Bobby Peel43235431.25---00
William Attewell21.1112811.32---00
George Lohmann28144001.42---00
Johnny Briggs311304.33---00
Andrew Stoddart521002.00---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
W.G. Grace (c) b McLeod50-75310.00
Bobby Abel  b McLeod32--200.00
George Bean c Bruce b Giffen50-65500.00
Andrew Stoddart c Giffen b McLeod0--000.00
Maurice Read c & b Giffen36--200.00
Bobby Peel  b McLeod19--300.00
George Lohmann lbw b Giffen3--000.00
Johnny Briggs c Bruce b Turner41--400.00
William Attewell c Bannerman b Turner8--000.00
Gregor MacGregor not out 9--000.00
John Sharpe c †Blackham b McLeod2--000.00
Extras(b 9, lb 2, nb 3)14
TOTAL(91.4 Ov, RR: 2.88)264
Fall of wickets: 1-84 (Bobby Abel), 2-85 (W.G. Grace), 3-85 (Andrew Stoddart), 4-171 (George Bean), 5-179 (Maurice Read), 6-187 (George Lohmann), 7-232 (Bobby Peel), 8-249 (Johnny Briggs), 9-256 (William Attewell), 10-264 (John Sharpe)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Harry Trott1022502.50---00
George Giffen2037533.75---00
Charlie Turner1634022.50---00
Bob McLeod28.4125351.84---00
Sydney Callaway1423902.78---00
William Bruce301806.00---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Alec Bannerman c Grace b Sharpe41-230100.00
John Lyons c Abel b Briggs51-90100.00
George Giffen  b Attewell1--000.00
William Bruce c Lohmann b Sharpe40--300.00
Charlie Turner c Peel b Lohmann19--100.00
Harry Moses run out 15--200.00
Harry Trott lbw b Attewell23--000.00
Bob McLeod  b Peel31--200.00
Harry Donnan c & b Lohmann2--000.00
Sydney Callaway not out 13--200.00
Jack Blackham (c)†c †MacGregor b Peel0--000.00
Extras0
TOTAL(191.5 Ov, RR: 1.23)236
Fall of wickets: 1-66 (John Lyons), 2-67 (George Giffen), 3-120 (William Bruce), 4-152 (Alec Bannerman), 5-152 (Charlie Turner), 6-182 (Harry Trott), 7-197 (Harry Moses), 8-210 (Harry Donnan), 9-236 (Bob McLeod), 10-236 (Jack Blackham)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
John Sharpe54258121.50---00
Bobby Peel16.572521.48---00
William Attewell61325120.83---00
George Lohmann39155321.35---00
Johnny Briggs2192611.23---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 213 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
W.G. Grace (c)c Bannerman b Turner25--200.00
Andrew Stoddart  b Callaway35--400.00
George Bean c McLeod b Trott3--000.00
Maurice Read  b Trott11--100.00
Bobby Abel c †Blackham b Turner28--000.00
Bobby Peel  b Turner6--000.00
George Lohmann c Bannerman b Turner0--000.00
Johnny Briggs c Trott b McLeod4--100.00
Gregor MacGregor c sub (SE Gregory) b Trott16--100.00
William Attewell c Donnan b Turner24--000.00
John Sharpe not out 5--000.00
Extras(b 1)1
TOTAL(82.2 Ov, RR: 1.91)158
Fall of wickets: 1-60 (W.G. Grace), 2-60 (Andrew Stoddart), 3-71 (George Bean), 4-75 (Maurice Read), 5-93 (Bobby Peel), 6-93 (George Lohmann), 7-98 (Johnny Briggs), 8-125 (Gregor MacGregor), 9-139 (Bobby Abel), 10-158 (William Attewell)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Harry Trott1925232.73---00
George Giffen30802.66---00
Charlie Turner33.2145151.53---00
Bob McLeod2383911.69---00
Sydney Callaway41711.75---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland [Lord Sheffield's XI] tour of Australia
Season1891/92
Series resultAustralia led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 35
Match daysday(0-day match)
Test debut
Bob McLeod
Bob McLeod
George Bean
George Bean
Harry Donnan
Harry Donnan
Sydney Callaway
Sydney Callaway
Umpires
Australia Image
Jim Phillips
Australia Image
Thomas Flynn
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 01 Jan - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 191/7 (Harry Moses 23*, Sydney Callaway 11*, null ov)
Sat, 02 Jan - day 2 -England 1st innings 248/7 (Johnny Briggs 41*, William Attewell 7*, null ov)
Sun, 03 Jan - rest day
Mon, 04 Jan - day 3 -Australia 2nd innings 152/5 (Harry Moses 0*, Harry Trott 0*, null ov)
Tue, 05 Jan - day 4 -England 2nd innings 104/7 (Bobby Abel 16*, Gregor MacGregor 3*, null ov)
Wed, 06 Jan - day 5 -England 2nd innings 158/10 (82.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Bannerman batted for 435 minutes for his total of 86 runs.