result
1st Test, Brisbane, Nov 29 - Dec 4 1946, England tour of Australia
(43.7 ov)(f/o) 141 & 172
Australia won by an innings and 332 runs
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sid Barnes c Bedser b Wright3152664059.61
Arthur Morris c Hammond b Bedser29110022.22
Donald Bradman (c) b Edrich18731331619059.74
Lindsay Hassett c Yardley b Bedser12839539210132.40
Keith Miller lbw b Wright791541606151.29
Colin McCool lbw b Wright9515315614062.09
Ian Johnson lbw b Wright471091103043.11
Don Tallon lbw b Edrich1436393038.88
Ray Lindwall c Voce b Wright3139493279.48
George Tribe c †Gibb b Edrich1670016.66
Ernie Toshack not out 1670016.66
Extras(b 5, lb 11, nb 11, w 2)29
TOTAL(158.6 Ov, RR: 4.06)645
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Arthur Morris), 2-46 (Sid Barnes), 3-322 (Donald Bradman), 4-428 (Lindsay Hassett), 5-465 (Keith Miller), 6-596 (Ian Johnson), 7-599 (Colin McCool), 8-629 (Don Tallon), 9-643 (George Tribe), 10-645 (Ray Lindwall)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bill Voce2899202.46---00
Alec Bedser41515922.90---00
Doug Wright43.6416752.86---00
Bill Edrich25210733.21---00
Norman Yardley1314702.71---00
Jack Ikin202409.00---00
Denis Compton602002.50---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton  b Miller716160043.75
Cyril Washbrook c Barnes b Miller630550020.00
Bill Edrich c McCool b Miller16117981013.67
Denis Compton lbw b Miller1737361045.94
Wally Hammond (c)lbw b Toshack321451323022.06
Jack Ikin c †Tallon b Miller011000.00
Norman Yardley c †Tallon b Toshack291141254025.43
Paul Gibb  b Miller1323192056.52
Bill Voce not out 17110014.28
Alec Bedser lbw b Miller011000.00
Doug Wright c †Tallon b Toshack4851050.00
Extras(b 8, lb 3, nb 3, w 2)16
TOTAL(61.5 Ov, RR: 2.28)141
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Leonard Hutton), 2-25 (Cyril Washbrook), 3-49 (Denis Compton), 4-56 (Bill Edrich), 5-56 (Jack Ikin), 6-121 (Wally Hammond), 7-134 (Norman Yardley), 8-136 (Paul Gibb), 9-136 (Alec Bedser), 10-141 (Doug Wright)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall1242301.43---00
Keith Miller2246072.04---00
Ernie Toshack16.5111730.76---00
George Tribe921901.58---00
Colin McCool10503.75---00
Sid Barnes10100.75---00
England 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton c Barnes b Miller011000.00
Cyril Washbrook c Barnes b Miller1339461033.33
Bill Edrich lbw b Toshack717141041.17
Denis Compton c Barnes b Toshack1590681016.66
Wally Hammond (c) b Toshack2349441246.93
Jack Ikin  b Tribe3256425057.14
Norman Yardley c Hassett b Toshack032000.00
Paul Gibb lbw b Toshack1133372033.33
Bill Voce c Hassett b Tribe1821161185.71
Alec Bedser c & b Toshack1833292054.54
Doug Wright not out 1016162062.50
Extras(b 15, lb 7, nb 2, w 1)25
TOTAL(43.7 Ov, RR: 3.92)172
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Leonard Hutton), 2-13 (Bill Edrich), 3-33 (Cyril Washbrook), 4-62 (Denis Compton), 5-65 (Wally Hammond), 6-65 (Norman Yardley), 7-112 (Jack Ikin), 8-114 (Paul Gibb), 9-143 (Bill Voce), 10-172 (Alec Bedser)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Keith Miller1131721.15---00
Ernie Toshack20.728262.94---00
George Tribe1224823.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season1946/47
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 279
Match daysday(6-day match)
Test debut
Arthur Morris
Arthur Morris
George Tribe
George Tribe
Umpires
Australia Image
George Borwick
Australia Image
John Scott
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 29 Nov - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 292/2 (Donald Bradman 162*, Lindsay Hassett 81*, null ov)
Sat, 30 Nov - day 2 -Australia 1st innings 595/5 (Colin McCool 92*, Ian Johnson 47*, null ov)
Sun, 01 Dec - rest day
Mon, 02 Dec - day 3 -England 1st innings 21/1 (Cyril Washbrook 5*, Bill Edrich 8*, null ov)
Tue, 03 Dec - day 4 -England 1st innings 117/5 (Wally Hammond 30*, Norman Yardley 25*, null ov)
Wed, 04 Dec - day 5 -England 2nd innings 172/10 (43.7 ov) - end of match