result
2nd Test, Sydney, Dec 13 - 19 1946, England tour of Australia
(106.4 ov)255 & 371
659/8d
Australia won by an innings and 33 runs
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton c †Tallon b Johnson391281122030.46
Cyril Washbrook  b Freer11080010.00
Bill Edrich lbw b McCool712362026030.08
Denis Compton c †Tallon b McCool523151021.73
Wally Hammond (c)c †Tallon b McCool1157006.66
Jack Ikin c Hassett b Johnson602141743028.03
Norman Yardley c †Tallon b Johnson2552483048.07
Peter Smith lbw b Johnson44500100.00
Godfrey Evans  b Johnson51480035.71
Alec Bedser  b Johnson1451460027.45
Doug Wright not out 1523152065.21
Extras(b 4, lb 11)15
TOTAL(96.1 Ov, RR: 1.98)255
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Cyril Washbrook), 2-88 (Leonard Hutton), 3-97 (Denis Compton), 4-99 (Wally Hammond), 5-148 (Bill Edrich), 6-187 (Norman Yardley), 7-197 (Peter Smith), 8-205 (Godfrey Evans), 9-234 (Jack Ikin), 10-255 (Alec Bedser)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Keith Miller922402.00---00
Fred Freer712512.67---00
Ernie Toshack72600.64---00
George Tribe2037002.62---00
Ian Johnson30.1124261.04---00
Colin McCool2327332.38---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sid Barnes c Ikin b Bedser23466764917035.08
Arthur Morris  b Edrich529480017.24
Ian Johnson c Washbrook b Edrich727350025.92
Lindsay Hassett c Compton b Edrich3474813045.94
Keith Miller c †Evans b Smith4079737050.63
Donald Bradman (c)lbw b Yardley23439639724059.09
Colin McCool c Hammond b Smith1236341033.33
Don Tallon c & b Wright3046441065.21
Fred Freer not out 28213031133.33
George Tribe not out 25161650156.25
Extras(lb 7, nb 2, w 1)10
TOTAL(173 Ov, RR: 2.85)659/8d
Did not bat: Ernie Toshack 
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Arthur Morris), 2-37 (Ian Johnson), 3-96 (Lindsay Hassett), 4-159 (Keith Miller), 5-564 (Donald Bradman), 6-564 (Sid Barnes), 7-595 (Colin McCool), 8-617 (Don Tallon)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alec Bedser46715312.49---00
Bill Edrich2637932.27---00
Doug Wright46816912.75---00
Peter Smith37117223.48---00
Jack Ikin301503.75---00
Denis Compton603804.75---00
Norman Yardley902311.91---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton hit wicket b Miller3739246094.87
Cyril Washbrook c McCool b Johnson4172871056.94
Bill Edrich  b McCool1193793147031.39
Denis Compton c Bradman b Freer541251205043.20
Wally Hammond (c)c Toshack b McCool3796642138.54
Jack Ikin  b Freer1745342037.77
Norman Yardley  b McCool3556504062.50
Peter Smith c Hassett b Johnson212110016.66
Godfrey Evans st †Tallon b McCool912140075.00
Alec Bedser not out 37100042.85
Doug Wright c †Tallon b McCool093000.00
Extras(b 8, lb 6, nb 2, w 1)17
TOTAL(106.4 Ov, RR: 2.61)371
Fall of wickets: 1-49 (Leonard Hutton), 2-118 (Cyril Washbrook), 3-220 (Denis Compton), 4-280 (Wally Hammond), 5-309 (Jack Ikin), 6-327 (Bill Edrich), 7-346 (Peter Smith), 8-366 (Norman Yardley), 9-369 (Godfrey Evans), 10-371 (Doug Wright)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Keith Miller1133712.52---00
Fred Freer1324922.82---00
Ernie Toshack611602.00---00
George Tribe1204002.50---00
Ian Johnson2979222.37---00
Colin McCool32.4410952.51---00
Sid Barnes301102.75---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season1946/47
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 280
Match daysday (6-day match)
Test debut
Fred Freer
Fred Freer
Umpires
Australia Image
George Borwick
Australia Image
John Scott
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 13 Dec - day 1 - England 1st innings 219/8 (Jack Ikin 52*, Alec Bedser 1*)
Sat, 14 Dec - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 27/1 (Sid Barnes 21*, Ian Johnson 0*)
Sun, 15 Dec - rest day
Mon, 16 Dec - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 252/4 (Sid Barnes 109*, Donald Bradman 52*)
Tue, 17 Dec - day 4 - Australia 1st innings 571/6 (Colin McCool 3*, Don Tallon 4*)
Wed, 18 Dec - day 5 - England 2nd innings 247/3 (Bill Edrich 86*, Wally Hammond 15*)
Thu, 19 Dec - day 6 - England 2nd innings 371 (106.4 ov) - end of match