result
1st Test, Adelaide, Dec 12 - 16 1930, West Indies tour of Australia
296 & 249
(55.3 ov, target 170)376 & 172/0
Australia won by 10 wickets
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Clifford Roach st †Oldfield b Hurwood56-130210.00
Lionel Birkett c & b Grimmett27-47-00.00
George Headley c Wall b Grimmett012000.00
Freddie Martin  b Grimmett39-88600.00
Baron Constantine c Wall b Grimmett1-3000.00
Jackie Grant (c)not out 53-188-00.00
Barto Bartlett lbw b Grimmett84-119700.00
Ivan Barrow c Bradman b Grimmett12-28-00.00
George Francis lbw b Hurwood5-20-00.00
Tommy Scott c Fairfax b Grimmett3-5000.00
Herman Griffith  b Hurwood1-2000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 8, nb 1)15
TOTAL(127.1 Ov, RR: 2.32)296
Fall of wickets: 1-58 (Lionel Birkett), 2-58 (George Headley), 3-118 (Clifford Roach), 4-123 (Baron Constantine), 5-131 (Freddie Martin), 6-245 (Barto Bartlett), 7-269 (Ivan Barrow), 8-290 (George Francis), 9-295 (Tommy Scott), 10-296 (Herman Griffith)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tim Wall1606404.00---00
Alan Fairfax1113603.27---00
Clarrie Grimmett48198771.81---00
Alec Hurwood36.1145531.52---00
Stan McCabe1233202.66---00
Donald Bradman40701.75---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bill Ponsford c Birkett b Francis24-65-00.00
Archie Jackson c †Barrow b Francis31-60-00.00
Donald Bradman c Grant b Griffith4-15000.00
Alan Kippax c †Barrow b Griffith146-2291800.00
Stan McCabe c & b Constantine90-132900.00
Bill Woodfull (c)run out 6-25-00.00
Alan Fairfax not out 41-108310.00
Bert Oldfield c Francis b Scott15-40-00.00
Clarrie Grimmett c †Barrow b Scott011000.00
Alec Hurwood c Martin b Scott0-2000.00
Tim Wall lbw b Scott0-2000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 10, nb 7)19
TOTAL(117.5 Ov, RR: 3.19)376
Fall of wickets: 1-56 (Archie Jackson), 2-59 (Bill Ponsford), 3-64 (Donald Bradman), 4-246 (Stan McCabe), 5-269 (Bill Woodfull), 6-341 (Alan Kippax), 7-374 (Bert Oldfield), 8-374 (Clarrie Grimmett), 9-374 (Alec Hurwood), 10-376 (Tim Wall)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
George Francis1874322.38---00
Baron Constantine2208914.04---00
Herman Griffith2846922.46---00
Freddie Martin2937302.51---00
Tommy Scott20.528343.98---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Clifford Roach  b Hurwood9---00.00
Lionel Birkett st †Oldfield b Grimmett64-104500.00
George Headley st †Oldfield b Grimmett11---00.00
Freddie Martin run out 3--000.00
Baron Constantine  b Grimmett14--200.00
Jackie Grant (c)not out 71-160600.00
Barto Bartlett c Grimmett b Hurwood11---00.00
Ivan Barrow lbw b Bradman27-75-00.00
George Francis  b Hurwood3--000.00
Tommy Scott c Kippax b Hurwood8---00.00
Herman Griffith st †Oldfield b Grimmett10---00.00
Extras(b 16, lb 2)18
TOTAL(98 Ov, RR: 2.54)249
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Clifford Roach), 2-47 (George Headley), 3-52 (Freddie Martin), 4-74 (Baron Constantine), 5-115 (Lionel Birkett), 6-138 (Barto Bartlett), 7-203 (Ivan Barrow), 8-208 (George Francis), 9-220 (Tommy Scott), 10-249 (Herman Griffith)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tim Wall1012002.00---00
Alan Fairfax32602.00---00
Clarrie Grimmett3879642.52---00
Alec Hurwood34118642.52---00
Stan McCabe821501.87---00
Donald Bradman51811.60---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 170 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bill Ponsford not out 92-148500.00
Archie Jackson not out 70-148300.00
Extras(b 8, nb 1, w 1)10
TOTAL(55.3 Ov, RR: 3.09)172
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
George Francis1013003.00---00
Baron Constantine9.332702.84---00
Herman Griffith1012002.00---00
Freddie Martin1102802.54---00
Tommy Scott1305504.23---00
Lionel Birkett20201.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Adelaide Oval
TossWest Indies, elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of Australia
Season1930/31
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 199
Match daysday(0-day match)
Test debut
Alec Hurwood
Alec Hurwood
Jackie Grant
Jackie Grant
Lionel Birkett
Lionel Birkett
Umpires
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Arthur Jenkins
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George Hele
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 12 Dec - day 1 -West Indies 1st innings 286/7 (Jackie Grant 49*, George Francis 3*, null ov)
Sat, 13 Dec - day 2 -Australia 1st innings 297/5 (Alan Kippax 118*, Alan Fairfax 7*, null ov)
Sun, 14 Dec - rest day
Mon, 15 Dec - day 3 -West Indies 2nd innings 203/7 (Jackie Grant 50*, null ov)
Tue, 16 Dec - day 4 -Australia 2nd innings 172 (55.3 ov) - end of match