result
3rd Test, Melbourne, Jan 1 - 7 1947, England tour of Australia
365 & 536
(100 ov, target 551)351 & 310/7
Match drawn
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Scorecard summary
Australia365/10(97.3 overs)1st INNINGS
Colin McCool*104 (174)
Alec Bedser3/99(31)
Bill Edrich3/50(10.3)
England351/10(108.5 overs)1st INNINGS
Bill Edrich89 (237)
Australia536/10(113.3 overs)2nd INNINGS
Arthur Morris155 (317)
Ray Lindwall100 (90)
Doug Wright3/131(32)
England310/7(100 overs)2nd INNINGS
Match details
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season1946/47
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 281
Match daysday(6-day match)
Test debut
Bruce Dooland
Bruce Dooland
Umpires
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George Borwick
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John Scott
Balls per over8