Melbourne, Dec 24 - 29 1926, Sheffield Shield
Victoria won by an innings and 656 runs
New South Wales 1st INNINGS
Norbert Phillips c Blackie b Liddicut52-14420-
Gordon Morgan c Love b Liddicut13-----
Tommy Andrews st †Ellis b Hartkopf42-7110-
Alan Kippax (c) b Liddicut36-----
Andrew Ratcliffe c Ryder b Liddicut2--00-
Archie Jackson c †Ellis b Blackie4---0-
James Hogg not out 40-9720-
Arthur Mailey  b Ryder20-----
Norval Campbell lbw b Blackie0--00-
Ray McNamee  b Ryder8-----
Harold McGuirk  b Ryder0--00-
Extras(b 1, lb 1, nb 2)4
TOTAL(81 Ov, RR: 2.72, 304 Mts)221
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Gordon Morgan), 2-96 (Tommy Andrews), 3-122 (Norbert Phillips), 4-133 (Andrew Ratcliffe), 5-152 (Archie Jackson), 6-152 (Alan Kippax), 7-207 (Arthur Mailey), 8-208 (Norval Campbell), 9-217 (Ray McNamee), 10-221 (Harold McGuirk, 80.8 ov)
Frank Morton1544302.15---02
Arthur Liddicut2175041.78---00
Jack Ryder913232.66---00
Don Blackie1633421.59---00
Stork Hendry32100.25---00
Albert Hartkopf1715712.51---00
Victoria 1st INNINGS
Bill Woodfull (c)c †Ratcliffe b Andrews133-22370-
Bill Ponsford  b Morgan352-363360-
Stork Hendry c Morgan b Mailey100-11770-
Jack Ryder c Kippax b Andrews295-245336-
Hammy Love st †Ratcliffe b Mailey6-----
Stuart King st †Ratcliffe b Mailey7-----
Albert Hartkopf c McGuirk b Mailey61-9460-
Arthur Liddicut  b McGuirk36-----
John Ellis run out (Andrews)63-10250-
Frank Morton run out 0--00-
Don Blackie not out 27-----
Extras(b 17, lb 8, nb 2)27
TOTAL(190.7 Ov, RR: 5.79, 633 Mts)1107
Fall of wickets: 1-375 (Bill Woodfull), 2-594 (Stork Hendry), 3-614 (Bill Ponsford), 4-631 (Hammy Love), 5-657 (Stuart King), 6-834 (Albert Hartkopf), 7-915 (Arthur Liddicut), 8-1043 (Jack Ryder), 9-1046 (Frank Morton), 10-1107 (John Ellis, 190.7 ov)
Ray McNamee24212403.87---01
Harold McGuirk26113013.75---00
Arthur Mailey64036244.24---01
Norval Campbell1108906.06---00
Norbert Phillips11.706404.04---00
Gordon Morgan26013713.95---00
Tommy Andrews21214825.28---00
Alan Kippax702602.78---00
New South Wales 2nd INNINGS
Norbert Phillips lbw b Hartkopf36-----
Gordon Morgan c King b Liddicut26-----
Tommy Andrews  b Liddicut0--00-
Alan Kippax (c) b Hartkopf26-----
Andrew Ratcliffe c Morton b Hartkopf44-----
Archie Jackson not out 59-10520-
James Hogg c Hendry b Liddicut13-----
Arthur Mailey c Morton b Hartkopf3--00-
Norval Campbell c Ryder b Hartkopf8-----
Ray McNamee  b Liddicut7-----
Harold McGuirk  b Hartkopf0--00-
Extras(b 2, lb 4, nb 2)8
TOTAL(51.3 Ov, RR: 4.47, 207 Mts)230
Fall of wickets: 1-67 (Gordon Morgan), 2-67 (Tommy Andrews), 3-77 (Norbert Phillips), 4-112 (Alan Kippax), 5-164 (Andrew Ratcliffe), 6-184 (James Hogg), 7-189 (Arthur Mailey), 8-206 (Norval Campbell), 9-229 (Ray McNamee), 10-230 (Harold McGuirk, 51.3 ov)
Arthur Liddicut1926642.60---00
Frank Morton1104202.86---02
Don Blackie511602.40---00
Albert Hartkopf16.309864.48---00
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossNew South Wales, elected to bat first
SeriesSheffield Shield
Match daysday (0-day match)
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J Stafford
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Joseph Richards
Balls per over8
PointsVictoria 1, New South Wales 0
Fri, 24 Dec - day 1 - NSW 1st innings 221
Sat, 25 Dec - rest day
Sun, 26 Dec - rest day
Mon, 27 Dec - day 2 - Victoria 1st innings 573/1 (Bill Ponsford 334*, Stork Hendry 86*)
Tue, 28 Dec - day 3 - Victoria 1st innings 1107
Wed, 29 Dec - day 4 - NSW 2nd innings 230 (51.3 ov) - end of match
  • 12th Men: KE Rigg (Vic) and HC Steele (NSW)
  • Crowds: 8174, 22893, 22348, 7717. Total: 61,132. Receipts: 2920 pounds