result
5th Test, Melbourne, Mar 8 - 16 1929, England tour of Australia
519 & 257
(134.1 ov, target 286)491 & 287/5
Australia won by 5 wickets
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Scorecard summary
England519/10(215.1 overs)1st INNINGS
Jack Hobbs142 (301)
Maurice Leyland137 (330)
Tim Wall3/123(49)
Australia491/10(271.3 overs)1st INNINGS
Donald Bradman123 (247)
Bill Woodfull102 (381)
George Geary5/105(81)
Jack White2/136(75.3)
England257/10(86.3 overs)2nd INNINGS
Jack Hobbs65 (126)
Maurice Tate54 (57)
Tim Wall5/66(26)
Australia287/5(134.1 overs)2nd INNINGS
Jack Ryder*57 (172)
Bert Oldfield48 (156)
Match details
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season1928/29
Series resultEngland won the 5-match series 4-1
Match numberTest no. 180
Match daysday(0-day match)
Test debut
Alan Fairfax
Alan Fairfax
Percy Hornibrook
Percy Hornibrook
Tim Wall
Tim Wall
Umpires
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Alfred Jones
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George Hele