result
Only Test, Melbourne, Jan 2 - Jan 4 1879, England tour of Australia
113 & 160
(2.3 ov, target 18)256 & 19/0
Australia won by 10 wickets
England 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
George Ulyett  b Spofforth021000.00
Bunny Lucas  b Allan6---00.00
Alexander Webbe  b Allan4---00.00
Monkey Hornby  b Spofforth2--000.00
Lord Harris (c) b Garrett33--300.00
The Revd Vernon Royle  b Spofforth3--000.00
Francis MacKinnon  b Spofforth011000.00
Tom Emmett c Horan b Spofforth011000.00
Charlie Absolom c AC Bannerman b Boyle52--500.00
Leland Hone c †Blackham b Spofforth7---00.00
Sandford Schultz not out 0--000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 2)6
TOTAL(54 Ov, RR: 2.09)113
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (George Ulyett), 2-7 (Alexander Webbe), 3-10 (Bunny Lucas), 4-14 (Monkey Hornby), 5-26 (The Revd Vernon Royle), 6-26 (Francis MacKinnon), 7-26 (Tom Emmett), 8-89 (Lord Harris), 9-113 (Charlie Absolom), 10-113 (Leland Hone)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Frederick Spofforth2594862.88---00
Frank Allan1743022.65---00
Tom Garrett501815.40---00
Harry Boyle711112.36---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Charles Bannerman  b Emmett15---00.00
Billy Murdoch c Webbe b Ulyett4---00.00
Tom Horan c †Hone b Emmett10---00.00
Alec Bannerman  b Schultz73-235700.00
Frederick Spofforth c Royle b Emmett39---00.00
Tom Garrett c †Hone b Emmett26---00.00
Frank Allan  b Hornby5---00.00
Harry Boyle c Royle b Emmett28--500.00
Jack Blackham  b Emmett6---00.00
Thomas Kelly c Webbe b Emmett10---00.00
Dave Gregory (c)not out 12---00.00
Extras(b 19, lb 2, w 7)28
TOTAL(159.3 Ov, RR: 1.60)256
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Billy Murdoch), 2-30 (Charles Bannerman), 3-37 (Tom Horan), 4-101 (Frederick Spofforth), 5-131 (Tom Garrett), 6-158 (Frank Allan), 7-215 (Harry Boyle), 8-224 (Jack Blackham), 9-234 (Thomas Kelly), 10-256 (Alec Bannerman)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tom Emmett59316871.73---00
George Ulyett62249312.25---00
Bunny Lucas1863102.58---00
Sandford Schultz6.331613.56---00
Monkey Hornby77010.00---00
The Revd Vernon Royle41602.25---00
Lord Harris301407.00---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
George Ulyett  b Spofforth14---00.00
Bunny Lucas c Boyle b Allan13---00.00
Alexander Webbe lbw b Allan0--000.00
Monkey Hornby  b Spofforth4---00.00
Lord Harris (c)c Horan b Spofforth36--400.00
The Revd Vernon Royle c Spofforth b Boyle18---00.00
Francis MacKinnon  b Spofforth5---00.00
Charlie Absolom c & b Spofforth6---00.00
Tom Emmett not out 24---00.00
Leland Hone  b Spofforth6---00.00
Sandford Schultz c & b Spofforth20---00.00
Extras(b 10, lb 4)14
TOTAL(83 Ov, RR: 1.92)160
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Bunny Lucas), 2-28 (George Ulyett), 3-28 (Alexander Webbe), 4-34 (Monkey Hornby), 5-78 (The Revd Vernon Royle), 6-103 (Lord Harris), 7-103 (Francis MacKinnon), 8-118 (Charlie Absolom), 9-128 (Leland Hone), 10-160 (Sandford Schultz)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Frederick Spofforth35166272.66---00
Frank Allan28115022.68---00
Tom Garrett1061802.70---00
Harry Boyle1041612.40---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 18 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Charles Bannerman not out 15-10-00.00
Billy Murdoch not out 4-10-00.00
TOTAL(2.3 Ov, RR: 6.90)19
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
George Ulyett109013.50---00
Sandford Schultz1.301008.57---00
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 02 Jan - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 95/3 (Alec Bannerman 23*, Frederick Spofforth 35*, null ov)
Fri, 03 Jan - day 2 -England 2nd innings 103/6 (Francis MacKinnon 5*, null ov)
Sat, 04 Jan - day 3 -Australia 2nd innings 19 (2.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • FR Spofforth achieved the first Test match hat-trick when he dismissed Royle, Mackinnon and Emmett in the first innings.