result
4th Test, Melbourne, Feb 7 - 11 1908, England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia
214 & 385
(68.1 ov, target 495)105 & 186
Australia won by 308 runs
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Monty Noble (c) b Crawford48-11140-
Victor Trumper c Crawford b Fielder013000.00
Clem Hill  b Barnes7-2000-
Peter McAlister c Jones b Fielder371271073029.13
Syd Gregory c Fielder b Crawford10-2510-
Warwick Armstrong  b Crawford32721154144.44
Vernon Ransford c Braund b Fielder5184906060.71
Charles Macartney c Hardstaff b Fielder12-3030-
Sammy Carter c & b Crawford2-2000-
Jack O'Connor c Fielder b Crawford2-2400-
Jack Saunders not out 1-300-
Extras(b 1, lb 10, nb 1)12
TOTAL(85.5 Ov, RR: 2.49)214
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Victor Trumper), 2-14 (Clem Hill), 3-89 (Monty Noble), 4-103 (Peter McAlister), 5-105 (Syd Gregory), 6-196 (Vernon Ransford), 7-196 (Warwick Armstrong), 8-198 (Sammy Carter), 9-212 (Charles Macartney), 10-214 (Jack O'Connor)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Arthur Fielder2235442.45---00
Sydney Barnes23113711.60---00
Len Braund1234203.50---00
Jack Crawford23.534852.01---00
Wilfred Rhodes502104.20---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Hobbs  b Noble57788010073.07
George Gunn c & b Saunders13-5700-
Joe Hardstaff c †Carter b O'Connor8-1010-
Kenneth Hutchings  b Saunders8-1300-
Len Braund run out 4-1500-
Wilfred Rhodes c McAlister b Saunders032000.00
Jack Crawford  b Saunders1-600-
Arthur Jones (c) b Noble3-1000-
Sydney Barnes c O'Connor b Noble3-1500-
Joe Humphries not out 3-2000-
Arthur Fielder st †Carter b Saunders1-300-
Extras(b 1, lb 2, nb 1)4
TOTAL(34.2 Ov, RR: 3.05)105
Fall of wickets: 1-58 (George Gunn), 2-69 (Joe Hardstaff), 3-88 (Jack Hobbs), 4-90 (Kenneth Hutchings), 5-90 (Wilfred Rhodes), 6-92 (Jack Crawford), 7-96 (Len Braund), 8-100 (Arthur Jones), 9-103 (Sydney Barnes), 10-105 (Arthur Fielder)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jack O'Connor614016.66---00
Warwick Armstrong10404.00---00
Charles Macartney611803.00---00
Jack Saunders15.282851.82---00
Monty Noble601131.83---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Monty Noble (c) b Crawford10-2520-
Victor Trumper  b Crawford046000.00
Clem Hill run out 25-8000-
Peter McAlister c †Humphries b Fielder4-1000-
Syd Gregory lbw b Fielder29-6030-
Warwick Armstrong not out 133-289142-
Vernon Ransford c †Humphries b Rhodes54-10630-
Charles Macartney c Gunn b Crawford29-3420-
Sammy Carter c Braund b Fielder66-82110-
Jack O'Connor c †Humphries b Barnes18-45-0-
Jack Saunders c Jones b Fielder2-1500-
Extras(b 7, lb 2, nb 6)15
TOTAL(124 Ov, RR: 3.10)385
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Victor Trumper), 2-21 (Monty Noble), 3-28 (Peter McAlister), 4-65 (Clem Hill), 5-77 (Syd Gregory), 6-162 (Vernon Ransford), 7-217 (Charles Macartney), 8-329 (Sammy Carter), 9-374 (Jack O'Connor), 10-385 (Jack Saunders)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Arthur Fielder3129142.93---00
Sydney Barnes35136911.97---00
Len Braund704806.85---00
Jack Crawford2557232.88---00
Wilfred Rhodes2456612.75---00
Kenneth Hutchings2024012.00---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 495 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Hobbs c & b Saunders0-800-
George Gunn  b Saunders43-15720-
Joe Hardstaff c †Carter b Saunders39-6030-
Kenneth Hutchings  b Noble3-1000-
Len Braund  b Macartney10-15-0-
Wilfred Rhodes c †Carter b O'Connor2-1000-
Jack Crawford c †Carter b O'Connor011000.00
Arthur Jones (c)c Saunders b O'Connor31-4520-
Sydney Barnes not out 22-44-0-
Joe Humphries c †Carter b Saunders11-15-0-
Arthur Fielder  b Armstrong20-32-0-
Extras(lb 4, nb 1)5
TOTAL(68.1 Ov, RR: 2.72)186
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Jack Hobbs), 2-61 (Joe Hardstaff), 3-64 (Kenneth Hutchings), 4-79 (Len Braund), 5-88 (Wilfred Rhodes), 6-88 (Jack Crawford), 7-128 (George Gunn), 8-132 (Arthur Jones), 9-146 (Joe Humphries), 10-186 (Arthur Fielder)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jack O'Connor2135832.76---00
Warwick Armstrong3.101815.68---00
Charles Macartney611512.50---00
Jack Saunders2627642.92---00
Monty Noble1261411.16---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia
Season1907/08
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 3-1
Match numberTest no. 99
Match daysday (0-day match)
Umpires
Australia Image
Bob Crockett
Australia Image
Philip Argall
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 07 Feb - day 1 - England 1st innings 9/0 (Jack Hobbs 9*, George Gunn 0*)
Sat, 08 Feb - day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 49/3 (Clem Hill 18*, Syd Gregory 13*)
Sun, 09 Feb - rest day
Mon, 10 Feb - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 358/8 (Warwick Armstrong 114*, Jack O'Connor 12*)
Tue, 11 Feb - day 4 - England 2nd innings 186 (68.1 ov) - end of match