result
2nd Test, Sydney, Dec 17 - 22 1954, England tour of Australia
154 & 296
(53.4 ov, target 223)228 & 184
England won by 38 runs
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton (c)c Davidson b Johnston301091323027.52
Trevor Bailey  b Lindwall02837000.00
Peter May c Johnston b Archer518120027.77
Tom Graveney c Favell b Johnston2173881028.76
Colin Cowdrey c †Langley b Davidson2372781031.94
Bill Edrich c Benaud b Archer1023211043.47
Frank Tyson  b Lindwall01314000.00
Godfrey Evans c †Langley b Archer33300100.00
Johnny Wardle c Burke b Johnston3562705056.45
Bob Appleyard c Hole b Davidson817180047.05
Brian Statham not out 1418230077.77
Extras(lb 5)5
TOTAL(54.3 Ov, RR: 2.83)154
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Trevor Bailey), 2-19 (Peter May), 3-58 (Leonard Hutton), 4-63 (Tom Graveney), 5-84 (Bill Edrich), 6-85 (Frank Tyson), 7-88 (Godfrey Evans), 8-99 (Colin Cowdrey), 9-111 (Bob Appleyard), 10-154 (Johnny Wardle)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall1734722.07---00
Ron Archer1271230.75---00
Alan Davidson1233422.12---00
Bill Johnston13.315633.14---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Les Favell c Graveney b Bailey2644582059.09
Arthur Morris (c)c Hutton b Bailey1215182080.00
Jim Burke c Graveney b Bailey44851031051.76
Neil Harvey c Cowdrey b Tyson1242670028.57
Graeme Hole  b Tyson1226301046.15
Richie Benaud lbw b Statham2051652039.21
Ron Archer c Hutton b Tyson49891276155.05
Alan Davidson  b Statham2054592037.03
Ray Lindwall c †Evans b Tyson1924372079.16
Gil Langley  b Bailey512311041.66
Bill Johnston not out 068000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 2, nb 2)9
TOTAL(55.4 Ov, RR: 4.10)228
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Arthur Morris), 2-65 (Les Favell), 3-100 (Jim Burke), 4-104 (Neil Harvey), 5-122 (Graeme Hole), 6-141 (Richie Benaud), 7-193 (Alan Davidson), 8-213 (Ron Archer), 9-224 (Ray Lindwall), 10-228 (Gil Langley)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brian Statham1818323.45---00
Trevor Bailey17.435942.52---00
Frank Tyson1324542.59---00
Bob Appleyard713203.42---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton (c)c Benaud b Johnston2853774052.83
Trevor Bailey c †Langley b Archer633361018.18
Peter May  b Lindwall10428029810037.14
Tom Graveney c †Langley b Johnston033000.00
Colin Cowdrey c Archer b Benaud541891936028.57
Bill Edrich  b Archer29113964025.66
Frank Tyson  b Lindwall939431023.07
Godfrey Evans c Lindwall b Archer410230040.00
Johnny Wardle lbw b Lindwall817250047.05
Bob Appleyard not out 1964631029.68
Brian Statham c †Langley b Johnston2539533064.10
Extras(lb 6, nb 4)10
TOTAL(104.3 Ov, RR: 2.83)296
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Trevor Bailey), 2-55 (Leonard Hutton), 3-55 (Tom Graveney), 4-171 (Colin Cowdrey), 5-222 (Peter May), 6-232 (Bill Edrich), 7-239 (Frank Tyson), 8-249 (Godfrey Evans), 9-250 (Johnny Wardle), 10-296 (Brian Statham)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall31106931.66---00
Ron Archer2295331.80---00
Alan Davidson1325203.00---00
Bill Johnston19.327032.70---00
Richie Benaud1934211.65---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 223 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Les Favell c Edrich b Tyson1627331059.25
Arthur Morris (c)lbw b Statham1017261058.82
Jim Burke  b Tyson14881021015.90
Neil Harvey not out 921912599048.16
Graeme Hole  b Tyson043000.00
Richie Benaud c Tyson b Appleyard1247530025.53
Ron Archer  b Tyson619270031.57
Alan Davidson c †Evans b Statham5650083.33
Ray Lindwall  b Tyson88910100.00
Gil Langley  b Statham0816000.00
Bill Johnston c †Evans b Tyson1116402068.75
Extras(lb 7, nb 3)10
TOTAL(53.4 Ov, RR: 3.43)184
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (Arthur Morris), 2-34 (Les Favell), 3-77 (Jim Burke), 4-77 (Graeme Hole), 5-102 (Richie Benaud), 6-122 (Ron Archer), 7-127 (Alan Davidson), 8-136 (Ray Lindwall), 9-145 (Gil Langley), 10-184 (Bill Johnston)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brian Statham1964531.77---00
Trevor Bailey602102.62---00
Frank Tyson18.418563.44---00
Bob Appleyard611211.50---00
Johnny Wardle421102.06---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to field first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season1954/55
Series result5-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 392
Match daysday(6-day match)
Umpires
Australia Image
Mel McInnes
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Ronald Wright
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 17 Dec - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 18/1 (Les Favell 6*)
Sat, 18 Dec - day 2 -Australia 1st innings 228
Sun, 19 Dec - rest day
Mon, 20 Dec - day 3 -England 2nd innings 204/4 (Peter May 98*, Bill Edrich 16*)
Tue, 21 Dec - day 4 -Australia 2nd innings 72/2 (Jim Burke 13*, Neil Harvey 26*)
Wed, 22 Dec - day 5 -Australia 2nd innings 184 (53.4 ov) - end of match