result
4th Test, Adelaide, Jan 28 - Feb 2 1955, England tour of Australia
323 & 111
(30.4 ov, target 94)341 & 97/5
England won by 5 wickets
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Colin McDonald c May b Appleyard48-16850-
Arthur Morris c †Evans b Tyson25-11010-
Jim Burke c May b Tyson18-8110-
Neil Harvey c Edrich b Bailey25-6230-
Keith Miller c Bailey b Appleyard44-14940-
Richie Benaud c May b Appleyard15-10420-
Len Maddocks run out 69-16970-
Ron Archer c May b Tyson21-3731-
Alan Davidson c †Evans b Bailey5-1700-
Ian Johnson (c)c Statham b Bailey41-9450-
Bill Johnston not out 0-100-
Extras(b 3, lb 7, nb 2)12
TOTAL(99.1 Ov, RR: 2.44)323
Fall of wickets: 1-59 (Arthur Morris), 2-86 (Colin McDonald), 3-115 (Jim Burke), 4-129 (Neil Harvey), 5-175 (Richie Benaud), 6-182 (Keith Miller), 7-212 (Ron Archer), 8-229 (Alan Davidson), 9-321 (Ian Johnson), 10-323 (Len Maddocks)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Frank Tyson26.148532.44---00
Brian Statham1947002.76---00
Trevor Bailey1233932.43---00
Bob Appleyard2375831.89---00
Johnny Wardle1955902.32---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton (c)c Davidson b Johnston80-27050-
Bill Edrich  b Johnson21-9220-
Peter May c Archer b Benaud1-900-
Colin Cowdrey c †Maddocks b Davidson79-29690-
Denis Compton lbw b Miller44-12450-
Trevor Bailey c Davidson b Johnston38-14520-
Godfrey Evans c †Maddocks b Benaud37-3650-
Johnny Wardle c & b Johnson23-6721-
Frank Tyson c Burke b Benaud1-2200-
Bob Appleyard not out 10-1820-
Brian Statham c †Maddocks b Benaud0-700-
Extras(b 1, lb 2, nb 4)7
TOTAL(140.6 Ov, RR: 1.81)341
Fall of wickets: 1-60 (Bill Edrich), 2-63 (Peter May), 3-162 (Leonard Hutton), 4-232 (Denis Compton), 5-232 (Colin Cowdrey), 6-283 (Godfrey Evans), 7-321 (Johnny Wardle), 8-323 (Frank Tyson), 9-336 (Trevor Bailey), 10-341 (Brian Statham)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Keith Miller1143412.31---00
Ron Archer301203.00---00
Ian Johnson36174620.95---00
Alan Davidson2585511.65---00
Bill Johnston27116021.66---00
Richie Benaud36.6612042.44---00
Jim Burke20702.62---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Colin McDonald  b Statham29-12610-
Arthur Morris c & b Appleyard16-2910-
Jim Burke  b Appleyard5-2710-
Neil Harvey  b Appleyard7-2100-
Keith Miller  b Statham14-4710-
Len Maddocks lbw b Statham2-2800-
Richie Benaud lbw b Tyson1-500-
Ron Archer c †Evans b Tyson3-1700-
Alan Davidson lbw b Wardle23-7610-
Bill Johnston c Appleyard b Tyson3-3500-
Ian Johnson (c)not out 3-3100-
Extras(b 4, lb 1)5
TOTAL(43.2 Ov, RR: 1.92)111
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Arthur Morris), 2-40 (Jim Burke), 3-54 (Neil Harvey), 4-69 (Colin McDonald), 5-76 (Keith Miller), 6-77 (Richie Benaud), 7-79 (Len Maddocks), 8-83 (Ron Archer), 9-101 (Bill Johnston), 10-111 (Alan Davidson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Frank Tyson1524732.35---00
Brian Statham1213832.37---00
Bob Appleyard1271330.81---00
Johnny Wardle4.21811.41---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 94 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton (c)c Davidson b Miller5-1100-
Bill Edrich  b Miller0-200-
Peter May c Miller b Johnston26-7120-
Colin Cowdrey c Archer b Miller4-910-
Denis Compton not out 34-11510-
Trevor Bailey lbw b Johnston15-5720-
Godfrey Evans not out 6-310-
Extras(b 3, lb 4)7
TOTAL(30.4 Ov, RR: 2.38)97/5
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Bill Edrich), 2-10 (Leonard Hutton), 3-18 (Colin Cowdrey), 4-49 (Peter May), 5-90 (Trevor Bailey)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Keith Miller10.424032.85---00
Ron Archer401302.43---00
Alan Davidson20702.62---00
Bill Johnston822021.87---00
Richie Benaud621001.25---00
MATCH DETAILS
Adelaide Oval
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season1954/55
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 3-1
Match numberTest no. 396
Match daysday (6-day match)
Umpires
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Mel McInnes
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Ronald Wright
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 28 Jan - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 161/4 (Keith Miller 26*, Richie Benaud 11*)
Sat, 29 Jan - day 2 - England 1st innings 57/0 (Leonard Hutton 34*, Bill Edrich 21*)
Sun, 30 Jan - rest day
Mon, 31 Jan - day 3 - England 1st innings 230/3 (Colin Cowdrey 77*, Denis Compton 44*)
Tue, 01 Feb - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 69/3 (Colin McDonald 29*, Keith Miller 12*)
Wed, 02 Feb - day 5 - England 2nd innings 97/5 (30.4 ov) - end of match