result
3rd Test, Sydney, Jan 9 - 15 1959, England tour of Australia
219 & 287/7d
(25 ov, target 150)357 & 54/2
Match drawn
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Trevor Bailey lbw b Meckiff824271033.33
Arthur Milton c Meckiff b Davidson823351034.78
Tom Graveney c Harvey b Benaud331141333028.94
Peter May (c)c Mackay b Slater421171143035.89
Colin Cowdrey c Harvey b Benaud34104975032.69
Ted Dexter lbw b Slater1750014.28
Roy Swetman c Mackay b Benaud411801681022.77
Tony Lock lbw b Mackay2158623036.20
Fred Trueman c Burke b Benaud1829371162.06
Jim Laker c Harvey b Benaud2420050.00
Brian Statham not out 028000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 5, w 2)11
TOTAL(82.4 Ov, RR: 2.65)219
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Trevor Bailey), 2-23 (Arthur Milton), 3-91 (Peter May), 4-97 (Tom Graveney), 5-98 (Ted Dexter), 6-155 (Colin Cowdrey), 7-194 (Tony Lock), 8-200 (Roy Swetman), 9-202 (Jim Laker), 10-219 (Fred Trueman)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alan Davidson1232111.31---00
Ian Meckiff1524512.25---00
Richie Benaud33.4108351.85---00
Keith Slater1444022.14---00
Ken Mackay831911.78---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Colin McDonald c Graveney b Lock401661922024.09
Jim Burke c Lock b Laker1254740022.22
Neil Harvey  b Laker746471015.21
Norm O'Neill c †Swetman b Laker771942227039.69
Les Favell c Cowdrey b Lock541691474031.95
Ken Mackay  b Trueman571541996037.01
Richie Benaud (c) b Laker61591040.00
Alan Davidson lbw b Lock711732328041.04
Wally Grout c Statham b Laker1450530028.00
Keith Slater not out 1470025.00
Ian Meckiff  b Lock22200100.00
Extras(b 5, lb 10, nb 1)16
TOTAL(128.2 Ov, RR: 2.78)357
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Jim Burke), 2-52 (Neil Harvey), 3-87 (Colin McDonald), 4-197 (Les Favell), 5-199 (Norm O'Neill), 6-208 (Richie Benaud), 7-323 (Ken Mackay), 8-353 (Alan Davidson), 9-355 (Wally Grout), 10-357 (Ian Meckiff)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brian Statham1624802.25---00
Fred Trueman1833711.54---00
Tony Lock43.2913042.25---00
Jim Laker46910751.74---00
Trevor Bailey501902.85---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Trevor Bailey c sub b Benaud2592863027.17
Arthur Milton c Davidson b Benaud856711014.28
Tom Graveney lbw b Davidson2256532039.28
Peter May (c) b Burke9226931810034.20
Colin Cowdrey not out 1003023657033.11
Ted Dexter c †Grout b Benaud1133322033.33
Roy Swetman lbw b Burke530230016.66
Fred Trueman st †Grout b Benaud013000.00
Tony Lock not out 1131222035.48
Extras(b 11, lb 1, w 1)13
TOTAL(109 Ov, RR: 2.63)287/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Arthur Milton), 2-37 (Trevor Bailey), 3-64 (Tom Graveney), 4-246 (Peter May), 5-262 (Ted Dexter), 6-269 (Roy Swetman), 7-270 (Fred Trueman)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alan Davidson33116511.47---00
Ian Meckiff31701.75---00
Richie Benaud3379442.13---00
Keith Slater1856102.54---00
Ken Mackay1122101.43---00
Jim Burke1132621.77---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 150 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Colin McDonald  b Laker1683731019.27
Jim Burke  b Laker741531017.07
Neil Harvey not out 1857553031.57
Norm O'Neill not out 729350024.13
Extras(b 6)6
TOTAL(25 Ov, RR: 2.16)54/2
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Jim Burke), 2-33 (Colin McDonald)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brian Statham20602.25---00
Fred Trueman41901.68---00
Tony Lock1142301.56---00
Jim Laker831020.93---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season1958/59
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 464
Match daysday(6-day match)
Test debut
Keith Slater
Keith Slater
Roy Swetman
Roy Swetman
Umpires
Australia Image
Col Hoy
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Mel McInnes
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 09 Jan - day 1 -England 1st innings 190/6 (Roy Swetman 36*, Tony Lock 17*, null ov)
Sat, 10 Jan - day 2 -Australia 1st innings 3/0 (Colin McDonald 1*, Jim Burke 2*, null ov)
Sun, 11 Jan - rest day
Mon, 12 Jan - day 3 -Australia 1st innings 184/3 (Norm O'Neill 66*, Les Favell 50*, null ov)
Tue, 13 Jan - day 4 -England 2nd innings 1/0 (Trevor Bailey 1*, Arthur Milton 0*, null ov)
Wed, 14 Jan - day 5 -England 2nd innings 178/3 (Peter May 63*, Colin Cowdrey 50*, null ov)
Thu, 15 Jan - day 6 -Australia 2nd innings 54/2 (25 ov) - end of match