Test Match - Australia v England - Sydney Standard Scorecard       
Match Date 11th December, 1903  
Series 1903-1904 Australia v England - 1st Test
Test # 78
Venue Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney
Match Conditions Day Match  
Toss Australia
Result England won by 5 wickets
Player of Match No Award

Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Reginald Duff c †Lilley b Arnold 3    0  0    1.05%
Victor Trumper c Foster b Arnold 1    0  0    0.35%
Clement Hill c †Lilley b Hirst 5    1  0    1.75%
Montague Noble* c Foster b Arnold 133    16  0    46.67%
Warwick Armstrong b Bosanquet 48    4  0    16.84%
Albert Hopkins b Hirst 39    8  0    13.68%
William Howell c Relf b Arnold 5    1  0    1.75%
Syd Gregory b Bosanquet 23    2  0    8.07%
Frank Laver lbw b Rhodes 4    0  0    1.40%
James Kelly c Braund b Rhodes 10    1  0    3.51%
John Saunders not out 11    1  0    3.86%
Extras (nb 3) 3  
Total All Out   (118.2 overs @ 2.41 rpo) 285  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-2  Trumper   2-9  Duff   3-12  Hill   4-118  Armstrong   
5-200  Hopkins   6-207  Howell   7-259  Gregory   8-263  Laver   
9-271  Noble   10-285  Kelly   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
George Hirst 24.0 8 47 2 1.96  20.00%
Edward Arnold 32.0 7 76 4 2.38  40.00%
Leonard Braund 26.0 9 39 0 1.50
Bernard Bosanquet 13.0 0 52 2 4.00  20.00%
Wilfred Rhodes 17.2 3 41 2 2.37  20.00%
Albert Relf 6.0 1 27 0 4.50
 
England 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Thomas Hayward b Howell 15    3  0    2.60%
Pelham Warner* c †Kelly b Laver 0    0  0  
John Tyldesley b Noble 53    8  0    9.19%
Edward Arnold c Laver b Armstrong 27    3  0    4.68%
Reginald Foster c Noble b Saunders 287    37  0    49.74%
Leonard Braund b Howell 102    15  0    17.68%
George Hirst b Howell 0    0  0  
Bernard Bosanquet c Howell b Noble 2    0  0    0.35%
Arthur Lilley c Hill b Noble 4    1  0    0.69%
Albert Relf c Armstrong b Saunders 31    2  0    5.37%
Wilfred Rhodes not out 40    5  0    6.93%
Extras (b 6, lb 7, w 1, nb 2) 16  
Total All Out   (181.2 overs @ 3.18 rpo) 577  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-0  Warner   2-49  Hayward   3-73  Tyldesley   4-117  Arnold   
5-309  Braund   6-311  Hirst   7-318  Bosanquet   8-332  Lilley   
9-447  Relf   10-577  Foster   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
John Saunders 36.2 8 125 2 3.44  20.00%
Frank Laver 37.0 12 119 1 3.22  10.00%
William Howell 31.0 7 111 3 3.58  30.00%
Montague Noble 34.0 8 99 3 2.91  30.00%
Warwick Armstrong 23.0 3 47 1 2.04  10.00%
Albert Hopkins 11.0 1 40 0 3.64
Victor Trumper 7.0 2 12 0 1.71
Syd Gregory 2.0 0 8 0 4.00
 
Australia 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Syd Gregory c †Lilley b Rhodes 43    5  0    8.87%
James Kelly b Arnold 13    1  0    2.68%
Reginald Duff c Relf b Rhodes 84    7  0    17.32%
Clement Hill run out 51    6  0    10.52%
Victor Trumper not out 185    26  0    38.14%
Montague Noble* st †Lilley b Bosanquet 22    3  0    4.54%
Warwick Armstrong c Bosanquet b Rhodes 27    2  0    5.57%
Albert Hopkins c Arnold b Rhodes 20    4  0    4.12%
Frank Laver c Relf b Rhodes 6    0  0    1.24%
William Howell c †Lilley b Arnold 4    1  0    0.82%
John Saunders run out 2    0  0    0.41%
Extras (b 10, lb 15, w 2, nb 1) 28  
Total All Out   (145.2 overs @ 3.34 rpo) 485  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-36  Kelly   2-108  Gregory   3-191  Duff   4-254  Hill   
5-334  Noble   6-393  Armstrong   7-441  Hopkins   8-468  Laver   
9-473  Howell   10-485  Saunders   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
George Hirst 29.0 1 79 0 2.72
Edward Arnold 28.0 2 93 2 3.32  20.00%
Leonard Braund 12.0 2 56 0 4.67
Bernard Bosanquet 23.0 1 100 1 4.35  10.00%
Wilfred Rhodes 40.2 10 94 5 2.33  50.00%
Albert Relf 13.0 5 35 0 2.69
 
England 2nd Innings (target 194) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Thomas Hayward st †Kelly b Saunders 91    6  0    46.91%
Pelham Warner* b Howell 8    1  0    4.12%
John Tyldesley c Noble b Saunders 9    1  0    4.64%
Reginald Foster st †Kelly b Armstrong 19    3  0    9.79%
Leonard Braund c Noble b Howell 0    0  0  
George Hirst not out 60    9  0    30.93%
Bernard Bosanquet not out 1    0  0    0.52%
Edward Arnold              
Arthur Lilley              
Albert Relf              
Wilfred Rhodes              
Extras (b 3, lb 1, w 2) 6  
Total 5 wickets   (95.5 overs @ 2.02 rpo) 194  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-21  Warner   2-39  Tyldesley   3-81  Foster   4-82  Braund   
5-181  Hayward   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
John Saunders 18.5 3 51 2 2.71  20.00%
Frank Laver 16.0 4 37 0 2.31
William Howell 31.0 18 35 2 1.13  20.00%
Montague Noble 12.0 2 37 0 3.08
Warwick Armstrong 18.0 6 28 1 1.56  10.00%
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - Australia 1st innings 259/7 (MA Noble 131*)
Day 2 - England 1st innings 243/4 (RE Foster 73*, LC Braund 67*)
Day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 16/0 (SE Gregory 6*, JJ Kelly 5*)
Day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 367/5 (VT Trumper 119*, WW Armstrong 14*)
Day 5 - England 2nd innings 122/4 (TW Hayward 60*, GH Hirst 21*)
Day 6 - England 2nd Innings 194/5, 95.5 overs - end of match