result
2nd Test, Sydney, Feb 24 - Mar 1 1887, England tour of Australia
151 & 154
(110 ov, target 222)84 & 150
England won by 71 runs
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Arthur Shrewsbury (c) b Turner9-36000.00
Billy Bates c Ferris b Turner8-23000.00
Maurice Read  b Turner11-41000.00
Billy Gunn  b Turner9-19000.00
Dick Barlow c Allen b Ferris34-163200.00
George Lohmann  b Ferris2-7000.00
William Scotton  b Turner0-9000.00
Johnny Briggs  b Ferris17-29300.00
Wilf Flowers c Allen b Ferris37-86300.00
Reg Wood lbw b Ferris6-24000.00
Mordecai Sherwin not out 4-4000.00
Extras(b 9, lb 3, nb 2)14
TOTAL(109 Ov, RR: 1.38)151
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Billy Bates), 2-19 (Arthur Shrewsbury), 3-35 (Billy Gunn), 4-38 (Maurice Read), 5-43 (George Lohmann), 6-50 (William Scotton), 7-73 (Johnny Briggs), 8-130 (Wilf Flowers), 9-145 (Dick Barlow), 10-151 (Reg Wood)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
J.J. Ferris45167152.36---00
Charlie Turner53294151.16---00
Tom Garrett621203.00---00
Billy Midwinter31201.00---00
John Lyons201108.25---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
John Lyons  b Lohmann1132261034.37
Walter Giffen  b Lohmann218220011.11
Reginald Allen  b Lohmann1438392036.84
Harry Moses  b Flowers2878731035.89
Percy McDonnell (c)c Gunn b Lohmann109820111.11
Billy Midwinter  b Lohmann1440025.00
John Cottam  b Lohmann1680016.66
Charlie Turner c & b Flowers917151052.94
Tom Garrett  b Lohmann1360033.33
J.J. Ferris  b Lohmann1970011.11
Fred Burton not out 074000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 1)6
TOTAL(55.1 Ov, RR: 1.52)84
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Walter Giffen), 2-15 (John Lyons), 3-40 (Reginald Allen), 4-56 (Percy McDonnell), 5-59 (Billy Midwinter), 6-65 (John Cottam), 7-82 (Charlie Turner), 8-83 (Harry Moses), 9-83 (Tom Garrett), 10-84 (J.J. Ferris)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
George Lohmann27.1123581.92---00
Johnny Briggs2063402.54---00
Wilf Flowers83921.68---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Arthur Shrewsbury (c) b Turner6-35100.00
Billy Bates  b Turner30-63210.00
Dick Barlow not out 42-209100.00
Maurice Read st †Burton b Ferris2-9000.00
Billy Gunn c Cottam b Ferris10-17100.00
George Lohmann  b Ferris6-14000.00
William Scotton  b Ferris2-28000.00
Johnny Briggs  b Garrett16-43000.00
Wilf Flowers  b Turner18-43100.00
Reg Wood  b Midwinter0-9000.00
Mordecai Sherwin  b Turner5-17100.00
Extras(b 12, lb 5)17
TOTAL(140.1 Ov, RR: 1.09)154
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Arthur Shrewsbury), 2-42 (Billy Bates), 3-47 (Maurice Read), 4-59 (Billy Gunn), 5-73 (George Lohmann), 6-77 (William Scotton), 7-98 (Johnny Briggs), 8-136 (Wilf Flowers), 9-137 (Reg Wood), 10-154 (Mordecai Sherwin)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
J.J. Ferris60336941.72---00
Charlie Turner64.1335241.21---00
Tom Garrett106711.05---00
Billy Midwinter63912.25---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 222 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Percy McDonnell (c)c Gunn b Lohmann35-52200.00
Harry Moses st †Sherwin b Bates33-113110.00
Reginald Allen c sub (CTB Turner) b Bates30-116100.00
John Lyons c Gunn b Bates031000.00
John Cottam st †Sherwin b Briggs3-11000.00
Walter Giffen  b Briggs011000.00
Billy Midwinter c †Sherwin b Lohmann4-8000.00
Charlie Turner c Briggs b Bates9-29100.00
Tom Garrett c †Sherwin b Briggs20-48100.00
J.J. Ferris run out 2-10000.00
Fred Burton not out 2-31000.00
Extras(b 9, lb 3)12
TOTAL(110 Ov, RR: 1.36)150
Fall of wickets: 1-51 (Percy McDonnell), 2-86 (Harry Moses), 3-86 (John Lyons), 4-95 (John Cottam), 5-95 (Walter Giffen), 6-106 (Billy Midwinter), 7-121 (Charlie Turner), 8-129 (Reginald Allen), 9-135 (J.J. Ferris), 10-150 (Tom Garrett)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
George Lohmann40165221.95---00
Johnny Briggs2293132.11---00
Wilf Flowers1351701.96---00
Billy Bates26132641.50---00
Dick Barlow921202.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season1886/87
Series resultEngland won the 2-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 26
Match daysday(0-day match)
Test debut
Fred Burton
Fred Burton
John Cottam
John Cottam
John Lyons
John Lyons
Reg Wood
Reg Wood
Reginald Allen
Reginald Allen
Walter Giffen
Walter Giffen
Umpires
Australia Image
Charles Bannerman
Australia Image
John Swift
Balls per over4
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 25 Feb - day 1 -England 1st innings 128/7 (Dick Barlow 24*, Wilf Flowers 37*, null ov)
Sat, 26 Feb - day 2 -England 2nd innings 73/5 (Dick Barlow 10*, William Scotton 0*, null ov)
Sun, 27 Feb - rest day
Mon, 28 Feb - day 3 -Australia 2nd innings 101/5 (Reginald Allen 19*, Billy Midwinter 4*, null ov)
Tue, 01 Mar - day 4 -Australia 2nd innings 150/10 (110 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • GA Lohmann became the first bowler to take eight wickets in an innings of a Test match.
  • W Gunn both played and deputised as umpire in this match on the final morning when Swift was absent.
  • CTB Turner emulated WL Murdoch and AH Jarvis by holding a catch while substituting for the opposition.