result
1st Test, Sydney, Dec 19 - 27 1924, England tour of Australia
450 & 452
(96.7 ov, target 605)298 & 411
Australia won by 193 runs
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Herbie Collins (c)c Hendren b Tate1143112359036.65
Warren Bardsley c Woolley b Freeman2149511042.85
Bill Ponsford  b Gilligan1102752288040.00
Arthur Richardson  b Hearne2269602031.88
Johnny Taylor c †Strudwick b Tate43120962035.83
Vic Richardson  b Freeman42100933042.00
Charles Kelleway c Woolley b Tate1743331039.53
Stork Hendry c †Strudwick b Tate315150020.00
Jack Gregory c †Strudwick b Tate032000.00
Bert Oldfield not out 39136933028.67
Arthur Mailey  b Tate2195871022.10
Extras(b 10, lb 8)18
TOTAL(152.2 Ov, RR: 2.21)450
Fall of wickets: 1-46 (Warren Bardsley), 2-236 (Herbie Collins), 3-275 (Bill Ponsford), 4-286 (Arthur Richardson), 5-364 (Johnny Taylor), 6-374 (Vic Richardson), 7-387 (Stork Hendry), 8-387 (Jack Gregory), 9-388 (Charles Kelleway), 10-450 (Arthur Mailey)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Maurice Tate55.11113061.76---00
Arthur Gilligan2309213.00---00
Tich Freeman491112421.89---00
'Young Jack' Hearne12.132811.73---00
Frank Woolley903502.91---00
Jack Hobbs201304.87---00
Percy Chapman201003.75---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Hobbs c Kelleway b Gregory1152662197043.23
Herbert Sutcliffe c VY Richardson b Mailey591711605034.50
'Young Jack' Hearne c sub b Mailey720151035.00
Frank Woolley  b Gregory0108000.00
Patsy Hendren not out 741091136167.88
Andy Sandham  b Mailey725280028.00
Percy Chapman run out 13111220118.18
Maurice Tate c sub b Mailey712130058.33
Arthur Gilligan (c) b Gregory1430025.00
Tich Freeman  b Gregory042000.00
Bert Strudwick lbw b Gregory613131046.15
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 3)9
TOTAL(79.7 Ov, RR: 2.79)298
Fall of wickets: 1-157 (Herbert Sutcliffe), 2-171 ('Young Jack' Hearne), 3-172 (Frank Woolley), 4-202 (Jack Hobbs), 5-235 (Andy Sandham), 6-254 (Percy Chapman), 7-272 (Maurice Tate), 8-274 (Arthur Gilligan), 9-274 (Tich Freeman), 10-298 (Bert Strudwick)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jack Gregory28.7211152.88---00
Charles Kelleway1434402.35---00
Arthur Mailey31212943.12---00
Stork Hendry51500.75---00
Arthur Richardson11000.00---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Arthur Richardson c & b Freeman9819716910049.74
Warren Bardsley  b Tate2227252081.48
Charles Kelleway  b Gilligan2387762026.43
Herbie Collins (c)c Chapman b Tate601921543031.25
Bill Ponsford c Woolley b Freeman2752303051.92
Vic Richardson c Hendren b Tate1835322051.42
Stork Hendry c †Strudwick b Tate2258561037.93
Johnny Taylor  b Tate1082171648049.76
Jack Gregory c Woolley b Freeman2660033.33
Bert Oldfield c †Strudwick b Gilligan1856441032.14
Arthur Mailey not out 4681794056.79
Extras(b 2, lb 5, w 1)8
TOTAL(125.7 Ov, RR: 2.69)452
Fall of wickets: 1-40 (Warren Bardsley), 2-115 (Charles Kelleway), 3-168 (Arthur Richardson), 4-210 (Bill Ponsford), 5-241 (Vic Richardson), 6-260 (Herbie Collins), 7-281 (Stork Hendry), 8-286 (Jack Gregory), 9-325 (Bert Oldfield), 10-452 (Johnny Taylor)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Maurice Tate33.789852.16---00
Arthur Gilligan27611423.16---00
Tich Freeman37413432.71---00
'Young Jack' Hearne2528802.64---00
Percy Chapman311002.50---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 605 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Hobbs c Hendry b Mailey571281111044.53
Herbert Sutcliffe c Gregory b Mailey11525424711045.27
'Young Jack' Hearne  b Gregory02216000.00
Percy Chapman c †Oldfield b Hendry4465462267.69
Patsy Hendren c Gregory b Hendry939260023.07
Frank Woolley c Mailey b Gregory12313914615188.48
Andy Sandham c †Oldfield b Mailey2660033.33
Maurice Tate c Ponsford b Kelleway063000.00
Arthur Gilligan (c) b Kelleway1127008.33
Tich Freeman not out 5098888051.02
Bert Strudwick c †Oldfield b Hendry2750028.57
Extras(b 4, lb 3, nb 1)8
TOTAL(96.7 Ov, RR: 3.18)411
Fall of wickets: 1-110 (Jack Hobbs), 2-127 ('Young Jack' Hearne), 3-195 (Percy Chapman), 4-212 (Patsy Hendren), 5-263 (Herbert Sutcliffe), 6-269 (Andy Sandham), 7-270 (Maurice Tate), 8-276 (Arthur Gilligan), 9-404 (Frank Woolley), 10-411 (Bert Strudwick)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jack Gregory28211523.08---00
Charles Kelleway2156022.14---00
Arthur Mailey32017934.19---00
Stork Hendry10.723632.48---00
Arthur Richardson501301.95---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season1924/25
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 158
Match daysday (0-day match)
Test debut
Arthur Richardson
Arthur Richardson
Bill Ponsford
Bill Ponsford
Tich Freeman
Tich Freeman
Vic Richardson
Vic Richardson
Umpires
Australia Image
Alfred Jones
Australia Image
Alfred Williams
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 19 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 282/3 (Arthur Richardson 21*, Johnny Taylor 1*)
Sat, 20 Dec - day 2 - England 1st innings 72/0 (Jack Hobbs 42*, Herbert Sutcliffe 28*)
Sun, 21 Dec - rest day
Mon, 22 Dec - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 61/1 (Arthur Richardson 30*, Charles Kelleway 9*)
Tue, 23 Dec - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 258/5 (Herbie Collins 58*, Stork Hendry 6*)
Wed, 24 Dec - day 5 - England 2nd innings 42/0 (Jack Hobbs 13*, Herbert Sutcliffe 27*)
Thu, 25 Dec - rest day
Fri, 26 Dec - day 6 - England 2nd innings 362/8 (Frank Woolley 94*, Tich Freeman 33*)
Sat, 27 Dec - day 7 - England 2nd innings 411 (96.7 ov) - end of match