Melbourne, Dec 16 - 21 1927, Sheffield Shield
(119.4 ov)(f/o) 189 & 407
Victoria won by an innings and 197 runs
Victoria 1st INNINGS
Bill Woodfull (c)run out (Gill/†O'Connor)31----0.00
Bill Ponsford c & b Amos437-6214200.00
Stork Hendry  b Gough129-221500.00
Jack Ryder c Rowe b Nothling70-91900.00
John Scaife  b Amos18----0.00
Albert Hartkopf  b Amos15----0.00
Clive Sindrey c Bensted b Rowe27----0.00
John Ellis c Nothling b Thompson15----0.00
Don Blackie  b Amos35----0.00
Frank Morton c †O'Connor b Amos01-000.00
Bert Ironmonger not out 1--000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 3, w 6)15
TOTAL(169 Ov, RR: 4.69, 625 Mts)793
Fall of wickets: 1-74 (Bill Woodfull), 2-388 (Stork Hendry), 3-531 (Jack Ryder), 4-588 (John Scaife), 5-612 (Albert Hartkopf), 6-683 (Clive Sindrey), 7-742 (John Ellis), 8-792 (Bill Ponsford), 9-792 (Frank Morton), 10-793 (Don Blackie, 168.8 ov)
Gordon Amos29014853.82---00
Alec Hurwood28313303.56---00
Lynwood Gill1909103.59---00
Otto Nothling26610112.91---00
Eric Bensted2009503.56---10
William Rowe1316513.75---00
Cecil Thompson2227412.52---50
Francis Gough1015614.20---00
Lewis Litster201505.62---00
Queensland 1st INNINGS
Leo O'Connor (c)†c †Ellis b Blackie11----0.00
Lionel Oxenham lbw b Ryder19----0.00
Francis Gough  b Blackie0--000.00
Cecil Thompson lbw b Blackie8----0.00
William Rowe  b Morton34----0.00
Otto Nothling lbw b Ironmonger66-124700.00
Lewis Litster c Hendry b Ironmonger10----0.00
Eric Bensted not out 11----0.00
Lynwood Gill  b Blackie0--000.00
Alec Hurwood lbw b Blackie1--000.00
Gordon Amos st †Ellis b Blackie0--000.00
Extras(b 15, lb 9, nb 3, w 2)29
TOTAL(65.5 Ov, RR: 2.88, 251 Mts)189
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Leo O'Connor), 2-36 (Francis Gough), 3-43 (Lionel Oxenham), 4-49 (Cecil Thompson), 5-128 (William Rowe), 6-167 (Lewis Litster), 7-180 (Otto Nothling), 8-183 (Lynwood Gill), 9-189 (Alec Hurwood), 10-189 (Gordon Amos, 65.5 ov)
Frank Morton1333411.96---02
Bert Ironmonger1752621.14---00
Don Blackie23.554661.46---00
Jack Ryder511712.54---01
Albert Hartkopf703703.96---20
Otto Nothling  b Morton18----0.00
Lionel Oxenham lbw b Morton3--000.00
William Rowe  b Ryder9----0.00
Eric Bensted run out (Scaife/†Ellis)14----0.00
Leo O'Connor (c)†c sub (AE Liddicut) b Ironmonger66-123600.00
Cecil Thompson c †Ellis b Ironmonger118-247900.00
Francis Gough  b Ironmonger54-125300.00
Lynwood Gill c †Ellis b Ironmonger27----0.00
Lewis Litster  b Ironmonger43-94400.00
Alec Hurwood  b Morton1--000.00
Gordon Amos not out 27----0.00
Extras(b 16, lb 8, nb 3)27
TOTAL(119.4 Ov, RR: 3.40, 435 Mts)407
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Lionel Oxenham), 2-32 (William Rowe), 3-38 (Otto Nothling), 4-61 (Eric Bensted), 5-155 (Leo O'Connor), 6-290 (Francis Gough), 7-305 (Cecil Thompson), 8-344 (Lynwood Gill), 9-349 (Alec Hurwood), 10-407 (Lewis Litster, 119.4 ov)
Frank Morton32610332.41---01
Jack Ryder5.601211.56---00
Don Blackie32200.50---00
Bert Ironmonger40.6128851.61---01
Albert Hartkopf22112804.36---01
Stork Hendry1644702.20---00
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossQueensland, elected to field first
SeriesSheffield Shield
Match daysday(5-day match)
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Joseph Richards
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PE Smith
Balls per over8
PointsVictoria 4, Queensland 0
Fri, 16 Dec - day 1 -Victoria 1st innings 400/2 (Bill Ponsford 234*, Jack Ryder 4*, null ov)
Sat, 17 Dec - day 2 -Victoria 1st innings 793/0
Sun, 18 Dec - rest day
Mon, 19 Dec - day 3 -Queensland 2nd innings 32/1 (Otto Nothling 16*, William Rowe 9*, null ov)
Tue, 20 Dec - day 4 -Queensland 2nd innings 338/7 (Lynwood Gill 22*, Lewis Litster 13*, null ov)
Wed, 21 Dec - day 5 -Queensland 2nd innings 407/10 (119.4 ov) - end of match
  • 12th Men: KE Rigg (Vic) and HJR Higgins (Qld)
  • Crowds: 4880, 10977, 5126, 1869, -. Total: 22,852. Receipts: 886 pounds