result
2nd Test, Melbourne, Jan 1 - 7 1908, England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia
266 & 397
(target 282)382 & 282/9
England won by 1 wicket
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Victor Trumper c †Humphries b Crawford49-8150-
Charles Macartney  b Crawford37-9610-
Clem Hill  b Fielder16-35-0-
Monty Noble (c)c Braund b Rhodes61-15350-
Warwick Armstrong c Hutchings b Crawford31-6430-
Peter McAlister run out 10-35-0-
Vernon Ransford run out 27-77-0-
Tibby Cotter  b Crawford17-15-0-
Sammy Carter not out 15-40-0-
Gerry Hazlitt  b Crawford1-400-
Jack Saunders  b Fielder0-300-
Extras(lb 1, w 1)2
TOTAL(100.5 Ov, RR: 2.63)266
Fall of wickets: 1-84 (Victor Trumper), 2-93 (Charles Macartney), 3-111 (Clem Hill), 4-168 (Warwick Armstrong), 5-197 (Peter McAlister), 6-214 (Monty Noble), 7-240 (Tibby Cotter), 8-261 (Vernon Ransford), 9-265 (Gerry Hazlitt), 10-266 (Jack Saunders)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Arthur Fielder27.547722.76---00
Sydney Barnes1773001.76---00
Wilfred Rhodes1103713.36---00
Len Braund1654102.56---00
Jack Crawford2917952.72---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Frederick Fane (c) b Armstrong13-35-0-
Jack Hobbs  b Cotter83-19280-
George Gunn lbw b Cotter15-52-0-
Kenneth Hutchings  b Cotter126-163211-
Len Braund  b Cotter49-14450-
Joe Hardstaff  b Saunders12-37-0-
Wilfred Rhodes  b Saunders32-9840-
Jack Crawford c Ransford b Saunders16-35-0-
Sydney Barnes c Hill b Armstrong14-45-0-
Joe Humphries  b Cotter6---0-
Arthur Fielder not out 6---0-
Extras(b 3, lb 3, nb 3, w 1)10
TOTAL(135.2 Ov, RR: 2.82)382
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (Frederick Fane), 2-61 (George Gunn), 3-160 (Jack Hobbs), 4-268 (Kenneth Hutchings), 5-287 (Joe Hardstaff), 6-325 (Len Braund), 7-353 (Jack Crawford), 8-360 (Wilfred Rhodes), 9-369 (Joe Humphries), 10-382 (Sydney Barnes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tibby Cotter33414254.30---00
Jack Saunders34710032.94---00
Monty Noble932602.88---00
Warwick Armstrong34.2153621.04---00
Gerry Hazlitt1313402.61---00
Charles Macartney1223402.83---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Monty Noble (c) b Crawford64-12260-
Victor Trumper lbw b Crawford63-11070-
Clem Hill  b Fielder3-1500-
Peter McAlister run out 15-40-0-
Warwick Armstrong  b Barnes77-15570-
Charles Macartney c †Humphries b Barnes54-14750-
Vernon Ransford c Hutchings b Barnes18-40-0-
Sammy Carter c Fane b Barnes53-8370-
Tibby Cotter lbw b Crawford27-40-0-
Gerry Hazlitt  b Barnes3-2500-
Jack Saunders not out 0-300-
Extras(b 12, lb 8)20
TOTAL(121.4 Ov, RR: 3.26)397
Fall of wickets: 1-126 (Victor Trumper), 2-131 (Monty Noble), 3-135 (Clem Hill), 4-162 (Peter McAlister), 5-268 (Warwick Armstrong), 6-303 (Charles Macartney), 7-312 (Vernon Ransford), 8-361 (Tibby Cotter), 9-392 (Gerry Hazlitt), 10-397 (Sammy Carter)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Arthur Fielder2767412.74---00
Sydney Barnes27.447252.60---00
Wilfred Rhodes1663802.37---00
Len Braund1826803.77---00
Jack Crawford33612533.78---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 282 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Frederick Fane (c) b Armstrong50-16020-
Jack Hobbs  b Noble28-69-0-
George Gunn lbw b Noble021000.00
Kenneth Hutchings c Cotter b Macartney39-106-0-
Len Braund  b Armstrong30-110-0-
Joe Hardstaff c Ransford b Cotter19-73-0-
Wilfred Rhodes run out 15-22-0-
Jack Crawford c Armstrong b Saunders10-1501-
Sydney Barnes not out 38-83-0-
Joe Humphries lbw b Armstrong16-4520-
Arthur Fielder not out 18-25-0-
Extras(b 9, lb 7, nb 2, w 1)19
TOTAL(121.4 Ov, RR: 2.31)282/9
Fall of wickets: 1-54 (Jack Hobbs), 2-54 (George Gunn), 3-121 (Frederick Fane), 4-131 (Kenneth Hutchings), 5-162 (Joe Hardstaff), 6-196 (Len Braund), 7-198 (Wilfred Rhodes), 8-209 (Jack Crawford), 9-243 (Joe Humphries)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tibby Cotter2838212.92---00
Jack Saunders3095811.93---00
Monty Noble2274121.86---00
Warwick Armstrong30.4105331.72---00
Gerry Hazlitt21804.00---00
Charles Macartney932112.33---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia
Season1907/08
Series result5-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 97
Match daysday (0-day match)
Test debut
Jack Hobbs
Jack Hobbs
Joe Humphries
Joe Humphries
Umpires
Australia Image
Bob Crockett
Australia Image
Philip Argall
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 01 Jan - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 255/7 (Vernon Ransford 22*, Sammy Carter 10*)
Thu, 02 Jan - day 2 - England 1st innings 246/3 (Kenneth Hutchings 117*, Len Braund 15*)
Fri, 03 Jan - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 96/0 (Monty Noble 50*, Victor Trumper 46*)
Sat, 04 Jan - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 360/7 (Sammy Carter 22*, Tibby Cotter 27*)
Sun, 05 Jan - rest day
Mon, 06 Jan - day 5 - England 2nd innings 159/4 (Len Braund 17*, Joe Hardstaff 17*)
Tue, 07 Jan - day 6 - England 2nd innings 282/9 (121.4 ov) - end of match