Test Match - Australia v England - Melbourne Hide Percentages    Printable Scorecard       
Match Date 26th February, 1937 Series Batting & Bowling Analysis
Series 1936-1937 Australia v England - 5th Test
Test # 259
Venue Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
Match Conditions Day Match Partnerships
Toss Australia
Result Australia won by an innings and 200 runs
Player of Match  

Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
John Fingleton c Voce b Farnes 17  68  1  0 25.00  2.81%
Keith Rigg c †Ames b Farnes 28  87  2  0 32.18  4.64%
Donald Bradman* b Farnes 169  191  15  0 88.48  27.98%
Stanley McCabe c Farnes b Verity 112  155  16  0 72.26  18.54%
Clayvel Badcock c Worthington b Voce 118  223  15  0 52.91  19.54%
Ross Gregory c Verity b Farnes 80  181  5  0 44.20  13.25%
Bert Oldfield c †Ames b Voce 21  88  1  0 23.86  3.48%
Laurence Nash c †Ames b Farnes 17  59  0  0 28.81  2.81%
William O'Reilly b Voce 1  8  0  0 12.50  0.17%
Ernest McCormick not out 17  51  2  0 33.33  2.81%
Leslie Fleetwood-Smith b Farnes 13  17  1  1 76.47  2.15%
Extras (b 1, lb 5, w 1, nb 4) 11  
Total All Out   (140.5 overs @ 4.29 rpo) 604  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-42  Rigg   2-54  Fingleton   3-303  McCabe   4-346  Bradman   
5-507  Badcock   6-544  Gregory   7-563  Oldfield   8-571  O'Reilly   
9-576  Nash   10-604  Fleetwood-Smith   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Gubby Allan 17.0 0 99 0 5.82
Kenneth Farnes 28.5 5 96 6 3.33  60.00%
William Voce 29.0 3 123 3 4.24  30.00%
Wally Hammond 16.0 1 62 0 3.88
Hedley Verity 41.0 5 127 1 3.10  10.00%
Thomas Worthington 6.0 0 60 0 10.00
Maurice Leyland 3.0 0 26 0 8.67
 
England 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Charles Barnett c †Oldfield b Nash 18  14  3  0 128.57  7.53%
Thomas Worthington hit wicket b Fleetwood-Smith 44  87  7  0 50.57  18.41%
Joseph Hardstaff c McCormick b O'Reilly 83  234  8  0 35.47  34.73%
Wally Hammond c Nash b O'Reilly 14  54  1  0 25.93  5.86%
Maurice Leyland b O'Reilly 7  16  0  0 43.75  2.93%
Robert Wyatt c Bradman b O'Reilly 38  97  1  0 39.18  15.90%
Leslie Ames b Nash 19  43  2  0 44.19  7.95%
Gubby Allan* c †Oldfield b Nash 0  3  0  0 0.00
Hedley Verity c Rigg b Nash 0  14  0  0 0.00
William Voce st †Oldfield b O'Reilly 3  9  0  0 33.33  1.26%
Kenneth Farnes not out 0  2  0  0 0.00
Extras (lb 12, nb 1) 13  
Total All Out   (71.5 overs @ 3.33 rpo) 239  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-33  Barnett   2-96  Worthington   3-130  Hammond   4-140  Leyland   
5-202  Hardstaff   6-236  Ames   7-236  Wyatt   8-236  Allen   
9-239  Voce   10-239  Verity   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Ernest McCormick 13.0 1 54 0 4.15
Laurence Nash 17.5 1 70 4 3.93  40.00%
William O'Reilly 23.0 7 51 5 2.22  50.00%
Leslie Fleetwood-Smith 18.0 3 51 1 2.83  10.00%
 
England 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Charles Barnett lbw b O'Reilly 41  55  4  1 74.55  24.85%
Thomas Worthington c Bradman b McCormick 6  16  1  0 37.50  3.64%
Joseph Hardstaff b Nash 1  4  0  0 25.00  0.61%
Wally Hammond c Bradman b O'Reilly 56  106  9  0 52.83  33.94%
Maurice Leyland c McCormick b Fleetwood-Smith 28  69  2  0 40.58  16.97%
Robert Wyatt run out 9  47  1  0 19.15  5.45%
Leslie Ames c McCabe b McCormick 11  27  0  0 40.74  6.67%
Gubby Allan* c Nash b O'Reilly 7  26  1  0 26.92  4.24%
Hedley Verity not out 2  35  0  0 5.71  1.21%
William Voce c Badcock b Fleetwood-Smith 1  9  0  0 11.11  0.61%
Kenneth Farnes c Nash b Fleetwood-Smith 0  1  0  0 0.00
Extras (lb 3) 3  
Total All Out   (49.2 overs @ 3.34 rpo) 165  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-9  Worthington   2-10  Hardstaff   3-70  Barnett   4-121  Hammond   
5-142  Wyatt   6-142  Leyland   7-153  Allen   8-162  Ames   
9-165  Voce   10-165  Farnes   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Ernest McCormick 9.0 0 33 2 3.67  20.00%
Laurence Nash 7.0 1 34 1 4.86  10.00%
William O'Reilly 19.0 6 58 3 3.05  30.00%
Leslie Fleetwood-Smith 13.2 3 36 3 2.70  30.00%
Stanley McCabe 1.0 0 1 0 1.00
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
 
Day 1 - Australia 1st innings 342/3 (DG Bradman 165*, CL Badcock 12*)
 
Day 2 - Australia 1st innings 593/9 (EL McCormick 9*, LO Fleetwood-Smith 11*)
 
Day 3 - England 1st innings 184/4 (J Hardstaff jnr 73*, RES Wyatt 20*)
 
Day 4 - England 2nd innings 165/8 (H Verity 2*, W Voce 1*)
 
Day 5 - England 2nd Innings 165, 49.2 overs - end of match
 

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