Test Match - England v Australia - London Hide Percentages    Printable Scorecard       
Match Date 21st June, 1956 Series Batting & Bowling Analysis
Series 1956 England v Australia - 2nd Test
Test # 426
Venue Lord's, London
Match Conditions Day Match Partnerships
Toss Australia
Result Australia won by 185 runs
Player of Match No Award

Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Colin McDonald c Trueman b Bailey 78    7  0    27.37%
James Burke st †Evans b Laker 65    6  0    22.81%
Neil Harvey c †Evans b Bailey 0    0  0  
Peter Burge b Statham 21    0  0    7.37%
Keith Miller b Trueman 28    2  0    9.82%
Kenneth Mackay c Bailey b Laker 38    4  0    13.33%
Ronald Archer b Wardle 28    2  0    9.82%
Richie Benaud b Statham 5    1  0    1.75%
Ian Johnson* c †Evans b Trueman 6    0  0    2.11%
Gil Langley c Bailey b Laker 14    0  0    4.91%
William Crawford not out 0    0  0  
Extras (lb 2) 2  
Total All Out   (146.5 overs @ 1.94 rpo) 285  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-137  McDonald   2-137  Harvey   3-151  Burke   4-185  Burge   
5-196  Miller   6-249  Archer   7-255  Benaud   8-265  Mackay   
9-285  Johnson   10-285  Langley   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Brian Statham 35.0 9 70 2 2.00  20.00%
Fred Trueman 28.0 6 54 2 1.93  20.00%
Trevor Bailey 34.0 12 72 2 2.12  20.00%
James Laker 29.1 10 47 3 1.61  30.00%
John Wardle 20.0 7 40 1 2.00  10.00%
 
England 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Peter Richardson c †Langley b Miller 9    0  0    5.26%
Colin Cowdrey c Benaud b Mackay 23    5  0    13.45%
Tom Graveney b Miller 5    0  0    2.92%
Peter May* b Benaud 63    8  0    36.84%
Willlie Watson c Benaud b Miller 6    0  0    3.51%
Trevor Bailey b Miller 32    2  0    18.71%
Godfrey Evans st †Langley b Benaud 0    0  0  
James Laker b Archer 12    1  0    7.02%
John Wardle c †Langley b Archer 0    0  0  
Fred Trueman c †Langley b Miller 7    1  0    4.09%
Brian Statham not out 0    0  0  
Extras (lb 14) 14  
Total All Out   (82.0 overs @ 2.09 rpo) 171  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-22  Richardson   2-32  Graveney   3-60  Cowdrey   4-87  Watson   
5-128  May   6-128  Evans   7-161  Laker   8-161  Wardle   
9-170  Trueman   10-171  Bailey   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Keith Miller 34.1 9 72 5 2.11  50.00%
William Crawford 4.5 2 4 0 0.83
Ronald Archer 23.0 9 47 2 2.04  20.00%
Kenneth Mackay 11.0 3 15 1 1.36  10.00%
Richie Benaud 9.0 2 19 2 2.11  20.00%
 
Australia 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Colin McDonald c Cowdrey b Bailey 26    4  0    10.12%
James Burke c Graveney b Trueman 16    1  0    6.23%
Neil Harvey c Bailey b Trueman 10    2  0    3.89%
Peter Burge b Trueman 14    1  0    5.45%
Kenneth Mackay c †Evans b Statham 31    3  0    12.06%
Ronald Archer c †Evans b Bailey 1    0  0    0.39%
Keith Miller c †Evans b Trueman 30    3  0    11.67%
Richie Benaud c †Evans b Trueman 97    14  1    37.74%
Ian Johnson* lbw b Bailey 17    2  0    6.61%
Gil Langley not out 7    0  0    2.72%
William Crawford lbw b Bailey 0    0  0  
Extras (b 2, lb 2, nb 4) 8  
Total All Out   (92.5 overs @ 2.77 rpo) 257  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-36  McDonald   2-47  Harvey   3-69  Burke   4-70  Burge   
5-79  Archer   6-112  Miller   7-229  Mackay   8-243  Benaud   
9-257  Johnson   10-257  Crawford   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Brian Statham 26.0 5 59 1 2.27  10.00%
Fred Trueman 28.0 2 90 5 3.21  50.00%
Trevor Bailey 24.5 8 64 4 2.58  40.00%
James Laker 7.0 3 17 0 2.43
John Wardle 7.0 2 19 0 2.71
 
England 2nd Innings (target 372) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Peter Richardson c †Langley b Archer 21    3  0    11.29%
Colin Cowdrey lbw b Benaud 27    2  0    14.52%
Tom Graveney c †Langley b Miller 18    1  0    9.68%
Willlie Watson b Miller 18    2  0    9.68%
Peter May* c †Langley b Miller 53    7  0    28.49%
Trevor Bailey c Harvey b Archer 18    2  0    9.68%
Godfrey Evans c †Langley b Miller 20    3  0    10.75%
James Laker c †Langley b Archer 4    1  0    2.15%
John Wardle b Miller 0    0  0  
Fred Trueman b Archer 2    0  0    1.08%
Brian Statham not out 0    0  0  
Extras (lb 5) 5  
Total All Out   (99.2 overs @ 1.87 rpo) 186  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-35  Richardson   2-59  Graveney   3-89  Watson   4-91  Cowdrey   
5-142  Bailey   6-175  Evans   7-180  May   8-184  Laker   
9-184  Wardle   10-186  Trueman   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Keith Miller 36.0 12 80 5 2.22  50.00%
Ronald Archer 31.2 8 71 4 2.27  40.00%
Richie Benaud 28.0 14 27 1 0.96  10.00%
Ian Johnson 4.0 2 3 0 0.75
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
 
Day 1 - Australia 1st innings 180/3 (PJP Burge 18*, KR Miller 19*)
 
Day 2 - England 1st innings 74/3 (PBH May 23*, W Watson 4*)
 
Day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 115/6 (KD Mackay 9*, R Benaud 3*)
 
Day 4 - England 2nd innings 72/2 (MC Cowdrey 21*, W Watson 9*)
 
Day 5 - England 2nd Innings 186, 99.2 overs - end of match
 

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