result
5th Test, Melbourne, Feb 6 - 10 1948, India tour of Australia
575/8d
(24.2 ov)(f/o) 331 & 67
Australia won by an innings and 177 runs
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sid Barnes run out 3358433056.89
Bill Brown run out 992162058045.83
Donald Bradman (c)retired hurt 5797834058.76
Keith Miller c †Sen b Phadkar1454441025.92
Neil Harvey c †Sen b Mankad15325125012060.95
Sam Loxton c †Sen b Amarnath801551296051.61
Ray Lindwall c Phadkar b Mankad3547512074.46
Don Tallon c †Sen b Sarwate3753553069.81
Len Johnson not out 2551621049.01
Doug Ring c Kishenchand b Hazare1126180042.30
Bill Johnston not out 23152220153.33
Extras(b 4, lb 4)8
TOTAL(128 Ov, RR: 4.49, 492 Mts)575/8d
Fall of wickets: 1-48 (Sid Barnes), 1-140* (Donald Bradman, retired hurt), 2-182 (Keith Miller), 3-219 (Bill Brown), 4-378 (Sam Loxton), 5-457 (Ray Lindwall), 6-497 (Neil Harvey), 7-527 (Don Tallon), 8-544 (Doug Ring)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dattu Phadkar905814.83---00
Lala Amarnath2317912.57---00
Commandur Rangachari1719704.27---00
Vijay Hazare1416313.37---00
Vinoo Mankad33210722.43---00
Chandu Sarwate1818213.41---00
C.S. Nayudu1307704.44---00
Hemu Adhikari10403.00---00
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Vinoo Mankad c †Tallon b Loxton1113093016035.92
Chandu Sarwate  b Lindwall0811000.00
Hemu Adhikari c †Tallon b Loxton382021791018.81
Vijay Hazare lbw b Lindwall741791767041.34
Lala Amarnath (c)c Barnes b Ring1226211046.15
Dattu Phadkar not out 561681525033.33
Gul Mohammad c Lindwall b Johnson1880012.50
Gogumal Kishenchand  b Ring1436362038.88
C.S. Nayudu c Bradman b Ring2630033.33
Khokhan Sen  b Johnson1340502032.50
Commandur Rangachari  b Johnson011000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 2, nb 2)10
TOTAL(123 Ov, RR: 2.69, 478 Mts)331
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Chandu Sarwate), 2-127 (Hemu Adhikari), 3-206 (Vinoo Mankad), 4-231 (Lala Amarnath), 5-257 (Vijay Hazare), 6-260 (Gul Mohammad), 7-284 (Gogumal Kishenchand), 8-286 (C.S. Nayudu), 9-331 (Khokhan Sen), 10-331 (Commandur Rangachari)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall2556621.98---01
Len Johnson3086631.65---00
Sam Loxton1916122.40---01
Bill Johnston841401.31---00
Doug Ring36810332.14---00
Keith Miller301002.50---00
Sid Barnes21100.37---00
India 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Vinoo Mankad c †Tallon b Lindwall021000.00
Chandu Sarwate lbw b Johnston1034381029.41
Hemu Adhikari c Bradman b Loxton1744421038.63
Vijay Hazare c & b Johnson1041381024.39
Dattu Phadkar lbw b Johnston02211000.00
Lala Amarnath (c)c Johnson b Ring89231088.88
Gul Mohammad c Barnes b Ring410150040.00
Gogumal Kishenchand c Barnes b Johnson065000.00
C.S. Nayudu c Brown b Ring01314000.00
Khokhan Sen  b Johnson1014132071.42
Commandur Rangachari not out 002000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 1, nb 1)8
TOTAL(24.2 Ov, RR: 2.76, 110 Mts)67
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Vinoo Mankad), 2-22 (Chandu Sarwate), 3-28 (Hemu Adhikari), 4-35 (Dattu Phadkar), 5-51 (Vijay Hazare), 6-51 (Lala Amarnath), 7-56 (Gogumal Kishenchand), 8-56 (Gul Mohammad), 9-66 (C.S. Nayudu), 10-67 (Khokhan Sen)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall30912.25---00
Len Johnson5.22831.14---01
Sam Loxton411011.87---00
Bill Johnston701521.60---00
Doug Ring511732.54---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Australia
Season1947/48
Series resultAustralia won the 5-match series 4-0
Match numberTest no. 295
Match daysday(6-day match)
Test debut
Doug Ring
Doug Ring
Len Johnson
Len Johnson
Sam Loxton
Sam Loxton
Umpires
Australia Image
Andrew Barlow
Australia Image
George Cooper
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 06 Feb - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 336/3 (Neil Harvey 78*, Sam Loxton 48*, null ov)
Sat, 07 Feb - day 2 -India 1st innings 43/1 (Vinoo Mankad 30*, Hemu Adhikari 10*, null ov)
Sun, 08 Feb - rest day
Mon, 09 Feb - day 3 -India 1st innings 251/4 (Vijay Hazare 72*, Dattu Phadkar 8*, null ov)
Tue, 10 Feb - day 4 -India 2nd innings 67/10 (24.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • DG Bradman retired hurt at 140/1