result
1st Test, Brisbane, Nov 9 - Nov 13 1951, West Indies tour of Australia
216 & 245
(85.7 ov, target 236)226 & 236/7
Australia won by 3 wickets
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Allan Rae  b Lindwall032000.00
Jeffrey Stollmeyer c †Langley b Johnston8-25000.00
Frank Worrell  b Johnston37-77400.00
Everton Weekes c †Langley b Ring35-85300.00
Robert Christiani c Ring b Lindwall22-74100.00
Clyde Walcott lbw b Lindwall015000.00
Roy Marshall  b Johnson28-100300.00
Gerry Gomez c †Langley b Lindwall22-88100.00
John Goddard (c) b Miller45-72600.00
Sonny Ramadhin not out 16-55200.00
Alf Valentine st †Langley b Ring2-8000.00
Extras(lb 1)1
TOTAL(70 Ov, RR: 3.08, 300 Mts)216
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Allan Rae), 2-18 (Jeffrey Stollmeyer), 3-63 (Frank Worrell), 4-92 (Everton Weekes), 5-95 (Clyde Walcott), 6-112 (Robert Christiani), 7-150 (Roy Marshall), 8-170 (Gerry Gomez), 9-207 (John Goddard), 10-216 (Alf Valentine)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall2046242.33---00
Keith Miller1434012.14---00
Bill Johnston1724922.16---00
Doug Ring1425222.79---00
Ian Johnson511211.80---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Ken Archer c Goddard b Valentine20-41100.00
Arthur Morris c Rae b Valentine33-117300.00
Lindsay Hassett (c) b Ramadhin6-23000.00
Neil Harvey lbw b Valentine18-42200.00
Keith Miller c & b Valentine46-83210.00
Graeme Hole lbw b Valentine20-34300.00
Ray Lindwall  b Gomez61-63910.00
Ian Johnson not out 16-41110.00
Doug Ring c †Walcott b Gomez012000.00
Gil Langley lbw b Worrell0-4000.00
Bill Johnston run out 2-10000.00
Extras(b 4)4
TOTAL(64.5 Ov, RR: 3.49, 236 Mts)226
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Ken Archer), 2-53 (Lindsay Hassett), 3-80 (Neil Harvey), 4-85 (Arthur Morris), 5-129 (Graeme Hole), 6-188 (Keith Miller), 7-215 (Ray Lindwall), 8-215 (Doug Ring), 9-216 (Gil Langley), 10-226 (Bill Johnston)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Frank Worrell803813.56---00
Gerry Gomez7.521020.98---00
Alf Valentine2549952.97---00
Sonny Ramadhin2457512.34---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Allan Rae lbw b Johnson25-75300.00
Jeffrey Stollmeyer st †Langley b Johnson10-37100.00
Frank Worrell st †Langley b Ring20-71200.00
Everton Weekes c Hole b Johnston70-931000.00
John Goddard (c)c & b Ring012000.00
Robert Christiani  b Ring6-8100.00
Gerry Gomez c Harvey b Ring55-143300.00
Clyde Walcott st †Langley b Ring4-26000.00
Roy Marshall c Hassett b Miller30-63100.00
Sonny Ramadhin not out 2-12000.00
Alf Valentine c Morris b Ring13-10020.00
Extras(b 8, lb 2)10
TOTAL(69 Ov, RR: 3.55, 275 Mts)245
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Jeffrey Stollmeyer), 2-50 (Allan Rae), 3-88 (Frank Worrell), 4-88 (John Goddard), 5-96 (Robert Christiani), 6-153 (Everton Weekes), 7-184 (Clyde Walcott), 8-229 (Roy Marshall), 9-230 (Gerry Gomez), 10-245 (Alf Valentine)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall1003602.70---00
Keith Miller821911.78---00
Bill Johnston1644111.92---00
Doug Ring1628063.75---00
Ian Johnson1815622.33---00
Graeme Hole10302.25---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 236 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Ken Archer  b Gomez4-14000.00
Arthur Morris c Gomez b Ramadhin48-172300.00
Lindsay Hassett (c)lbw b Ramadhin35-94300.00
Neil Harvey  b Ramadhin42-83200.00
Keith Miller  b Valentine4-11000.00
Graeme Hole not out 45-95600.00
Ray Lindwall  b Ramadhin29-46500.00
Ian Johnson  b Ramadhin8-29100.00
Doug Ring not out 6-9100.00
Extras(b 3, lb 11, nb 1)15
TOTAL(85.7 Ov, RR: 2.74, 302 Mts)236/7
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Ken Archer), 2-69 (Lindsay Hassett), 3-126 (Arthur Morris), 4-143 (Keith Miller), 5-149 (Neil Harvey), 6-203 (Ray Lindwall), 7-225 (Ian Johnson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Frank Worrell21200.75---00
Gerry Gomez301213.00---00
Alf Valentine40.7611712.15---00
Sonny Ramadhin4099051.69---00
MATCH DETAILS
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
TossWest Indies, elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of Australia
Season1951/52
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTEST No. 340
Match days - day match (5-day match)
Test debut
Gil Langley
Gil Langley
Roy Marshall
Roy Marshall
Umpires
Australia Image
Andrew Barlow
Australia Image
Herb Elphinstone
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 09 Nov - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 16 (Ken Archer 9*, Arthur Morris 7*, null ov)
Sat, 10 Nov - day 2 -West Indies 2nd innings 88/4 (Everton Weekes 25*, null ov)
Sun, 11 Nov - rest day
Mon, 12 Nov - day 3 -Australia 2nd innings 108/2 (Arthur Morris 40*, Neil Harvey 18*, null ov)
Tue, 13 Nov - day 4 -Australia 2nd innings 236/7 (85.7 ov) - end of match