result
5th Test, Sydney, Feb 21 - 27 1908, England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia
137 & 422
(105.1 ov, target 279)281 & 229
Australia won by 49 runs
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Monty Noble (c) b Barnes35-5550-
Charles Macartney c Crawford b Barnes1-800-
Jack O'Connor c †Young b Crawford9-3920-
Syd Gregory c & b Barnes44-10150-
Clem Hill c Hutchings b Barnes12-1810-
Warwick Armstrong c & b Crawford3-1100-
Victor Trumper c Braund b Barnes10-1710-
Vernon Ransford c Gunn b Barnes11-2210-
Roger Hartigan c & b Crawford1-400-
Sammy Carter not out 1-1700-
Jack Saunders c †Young b Barnes011000.00
Extras(b 9, lb 1)10
TOTAL(50.4 Ov, RR: 2.70)137
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Charles Macartney), 2-46 (Jack O'Connor), 3-46 (Monty Noble), 4-64 (Clem Hill), 5-73 (Warwick Armstrong), 6-94 (Victor Trumper), 7-124 (Vernon Ransford), 8-129 (Roger Hartigan), 9-137 (Syd Gregory), 10-137 (Jack Saunders)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sydney Barnes22.466072.64---00
Wilfred Rhodes1051501.50---00
Jack Crawford1845232.88---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Hobbs  b Saunders72-14370-
Frederick Fane  b Noble021000.00
George Gunn not out 122-28771-
Kenneth Hutchings run out 13-1820-
Joe Hardstaff c O'Connor b Saunders17-2140-
Jack Crawford c Hill b Saunders6-810-
Len Braund st †Carter b Macartney31-4650-
Wilfred Rhodes c Noble b Armstrong10-1910-
Dick Young st †Carter b Macartney0-100-
Arthur Jones (c) b Macartney0-500-
Sydney Barnes run out 1-1000-
Extras(b 6, lb 3)9
TOTAL(96.1 Ov, RR: 2.92)281
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Frederick Fane), 2-135 (Jack Hobbs), 3-168 (Kenneth Hutchings), 4-189 (Joe Hardstaff), 5-197 (Jack Crawford), 6-245 (Len Braund), 7-264 (Wilfred Rhodes), 8-271 (Dick Young), 9-271 (Arthur Jones), 10-281 (Sydney Barnes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Monty Noble2896212.21---00
Jack Saunders35511433.25---00
Jack O'Connor602303.83---00
Charles Macartney15.134432.90---00
Warwick Armstrong1222912.41---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Monty Noble (c)lbw b Rhodes34-7730-
Jack O'Connor  b Barnes6-2300-
Victor Trumper c Gunn b Rhodes166-241180-
Syd Gregory  b Crawford56-8530-
Charles Macartney c Jones b Crawford12-20-0-
Clem Hill c †Young b Crawford44-11240-
Warwick Armstrong c Gunn b Crawford32-5840-
Vernon Ransford not out 21-5810-
Roger Hartigan  b Crawford5-510-
Sammy Carter c Hobbs b Rhodes22-1440-
Jack Saunders c †Young b Rhodes0210000.00
Extras(b 21, lb 3)24
TOTAL(127.4 Ov, RR: 3.30)422
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Jack O'Connor), 2-52 (Monty Noble), 3-166 (Syd Gregory), 4-192 (Charles Macartney), 5-300 (Victor Trumper), 6-342 (Clem Hill), 7-373 (Warwick Armstrong), 8-387 (Roger Hartigan), 9-422 (Sammy Carter), 10-422 (Jack Saunders)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sydney Barnes2767812.88---00
Wilfred Rhodes37.4710242.70---00
Jack Crawford361014153.91---00
Len Braund2036403.20---00
Jack Hobbs731301.85---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 279 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Hobbs c Gregory b Saunders13-2600-
Frederick Fane  b Noble46-13440-
George Gunn  b Macartney0-800-
Kenneth Hutchings  b Macartney2-500-
Joe Hardstaff  b Saunders8-3110-
Len Braund c Noble b Saunders0-1500-
Wilfred Rhodes  b Noble69-16040-
Dick Young c O'Connor b Saunders11-3710-
Arthur Jones (c) b Armstrong34-5440-
Jack Crawford not out 24-5530-
Sydney Barnes  b Saunders11-3020-
Extras(b 5, lb 6)11
TOTAL(105.1 Ov, RR: 2.17)229
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Jack Hobbs), 2-26 (George Gunn), 3-30 (Kenneth Hutchings), 4-51 (Joe Hardstaff), 5-57 (Len Braund), 6-87 (Frederick Fane), 7-123 (Dick Young), 8-176 (Arthur Jones), 9-198 (Wilfred Rhodes), 10-229 (Sydney Barnes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Monty Noble2465622.33---00
Jack Saunders35.158252.33---00
Jack O'Connor1332902.23---00
Charles Macartney1542421.60---00
Warwick Armstrong1872711.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossEngland, elected to field first
SeriesEngland [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia
Season1907/08
Series resultAustralia won the 5-match series 4-1
Match numberTest no. 100
Match daysday (0-day match)
Umpires
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Alfred Jones
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William Hannah
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 21 Feb - day 1 - England 1st innings 116/1 (Jack Hobbs 65*, George Gunn 50*)
Sat, 22 Feb - day 2 - England 1st innings 187/3 (George Gunn 77*, Joe Hardstaff 17*)
Sun, 23 Feb - rest day
Mon, 24 Feb - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 18/0 (Monty Noble 11*, Jack O'Connor 4*)
Tue, 25 Feb - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 357/6 (Warwick Armstrong 19*, Vernon Ransford 4*)
Wed, 26 Feb - day 5 - England 2nd innings 117/6 (Wilfred Rhodes 32*, Dick Young 9*)
Thu, 27 Feb - day 6 - England 2nd innings 229 (105.1 ov) - end of match