result
1st Test, Brisbane, Dec 5 - 10 1958, England tour of Australia
134 & 198
(51.7 ov, target 147)186 & 147/2
Australia won by 8 wickets
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Peter Richardson c Mackay b Davidson1128311039.28
Arthur Milton  b Meckiff518261027.77
Tom Graveney c †Grout b Davidson1985991022.35
Peter May (c)c †Grout b Meckiff26971222026.80
Colin Cowdrey c Kline b Meckiff1342432030.95
Trevor Bailey st †Grout b Benaud271161212023.27
Godfrey Evans c Burge b Davidson422191018.18
Tony Lock c Davidson b Benaud530361016.66
Jim Laker c Burke b Benaud1324251054.16
Brian Statham c †Grout b Mackay2890025.00
Peter Loader not out 68121075.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 1, w 1)3
TOTAL(59.4 Ov, RR: 1.68)134
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Arthur Milton), 2-16 (Peter Richardson), 3-62 (Tom Graveney), 4-75 (Peter May), 5-79 (Colin Cowdrey), 6-83 (Godfrey Evans), 7-92 (Tony Lock), 8-112 (Jim Laker), 9-116 (Brian Statham), 10-134 (Trevor Bailey)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alan Davidson1643631.68---00
Ian Meckiff1753331.45---00
Ken Mackay811611.50---00
Richie Benaud18.494631.86---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Colin McDonald c Graveney b Bailey42801206052.50
Jim Burke c †Evans b Loader20811022024.69
Neil Harvey lbw b Loader1440580035.00
Norm O'Neill c Graveney b Bailey341121512030.35
Peter Burge c Cowdrey b Bailey212190016.66
Ken Mackay c †Evans b Laker1665633024.61
Richie Benaud (c)lbw b Loader1658811027.58
Alan Davidson lbw b Laker25941203026.59
Wally Grout  b Statham215180013.33
Ian Meckiff  b Loader57160071.42
Lindsay Kline not out 421350019.04
Extras(b 4, lb 1, nb 1)6
TOTAL(72.1 Ov, RR: 1.93)186
Fall of wickets: 1-55 (Jim Burke), 2-65 (Colin McDonald), 3-88 (Neil Harvey), 4-94 (Peter Burge), 5-122 (Ken Mackay), 6-136 (Norm O'Neill), 7-162 (Richie Benaud), 8-165 (Wally Grout), 9-178 (Ian Meckiff), 10-186 (Alan Davidson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brian Statham2025712.13---00
Peter Loader1945642.21---00
Trevor Bailey1323532.01---00
Jim Laker10.131521.11---00
Tony Lock1041701.27---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Peter Richardson c & b Benaud843501018.60
Arthur Milton c †Grout b Davidson1761712027.86
Trevor Bailey  b Mackay684274584015.92
Tom Graveney run out 361691633021.30
Peter May (c)lbw b Benaud41291033.33
Colin Cowdrey c Kline b Meckiff281381492020.28
Godfrey Evans lbw b Davidson421210019.04
Tony Lock  b Meckiff13437002.94
Jim Laker  b Benaud1534332044.11
Brian Statham c McDonald b Benaud313140023.07
Peter Loader not out 022000.00
Extras(b 10, lb 4)14
TOTAL(119.2 Ov, RR: 1.24)198
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Peter Richardson), 2-34 (Arthur Milton), 3-96 (Tom Graveney), 4-102 (Peter May), 5-153 (Colin Cowdrey), 6-161 (Godfrey Evans), 7-169 (Tony Lock), 8-190 (Jim Laker), 9-198 (Trevor Bailey), 10-198 (Brian Statham)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alan Davidson28123020.80---00
Ian Meckiff1973021.18---00
Ken Mackay96710.58---00
Richie Benaud39.2106641.26---00
Lindsay Kline1443401.82---00
Jim Burke1051701.27---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 147 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Colin McDonald c Statham b Laker1550511030.00
Jim Burke not out 281732501016.18
Neil Harvey c Milton b Lock2376841030.26
Norm O'Neill not out 711221137058.19
Extras(b 2, lb 3, nb 5)10
TOTAL(51.7 Ov, RR: 2.12)147/2
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (Colin McDonald), 2-58 (Neil Harvey)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brian Statham611301.62---00
Peter Loader912702.25---00
Trevor Bailey512103.15---00
Jim Laker1733911.72---00
Tony Lock14.753711.86---00
MATCH DETAILS
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season1958/59
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 460
Match daysday (6-day match)
Test debut
Norm O'Neill
Norm O'Neill
Umpires
Australia Image
Col Hoy
Australia Image
Mel McInnes
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 05 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 8/0 (Colin McDonald 5*, Jim Burke 3*)
Sat, 06 Dec - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 156/6 (Richie Benaud 15*, Alan Davidson 7*)
Sun, 07 Dec - rest day
Mon, 08 Dec - day 3 - England 2nd innings 92/2 (Trevor Bailey 27*, Tom Graveney 33*)
Tue, 09 Dec - day 4 - England 2nd innings 198
Wed, 10 Dec - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 147/2 (51.7 ov) - end of match