1903-1904 The Ashes - 2nd Test - Melbourne Standard Scorecard   
Match Date: 1st January, 1904  
Venue: Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
Match Conditions: Day Match  
Toss: England
Result: England won by 185 runs
Player of Match: No Award

England 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Sir Pelham Warner* c Duff b Trumble 68          21.59%
Thomas Hayward c Gregory b Hopkins 58          18.41%
John Tyldesley c Trumble b Howell 97          30.79%
Reginald Foster retired ill 49          15.56%
Leonard Braund c Howell b Trumble 20          6.35%
Albert Knight b Howell 2          0.63%
George Hirst c Noble b Howell 7          2.22%
Wilfred Rhodes lbw b Trumble 2          0.63%
Arthur Lilley c Howell b Trumble 4          1.27%
Albert Relf not out 3          0.95%
Arthur Fielder b Howell 1          0.32%
Extras (lb 3, w 1) 4  
Total All Out   (152.5 overs @ 2.06 rpo) 315  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-122  Hayward   2-132  Warner   3-277  Braund   4-279  Knight   
5-297  Hirst   6-306  Rhodes   7-306  Tyldesley   8-314  Lilley   
9-315  Fielder   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Hugh Trumble 50.0 10 107 4 2.14  40.00%
Montague Noble 6.0 3 4 0 0.67
John Saunders 16.0 3 60 0 3.75
William Howell 34.5 14 43 4 1.23  40.00%
Warwick Armstrong 25.0 6 43 0 1.72
Albert Hopkins 20.0 2 50 1 2.50  10.00%
Victor Trumper 1.0 0 4 0 4.00
 
Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Victor Trumper c Tyldesley b Rhodes 74          60.66%
Reginald Duff st †Lilley b Rhodes 10          8.20%
Clement Hill c Rhodes b Hirst 5          4.10%
Montague Noble* c sub b Rhodes 0        
Syd Gregory c Hirst b Rhodes 1          0.82%
Albert Hopkins c sub b Relf 18          14.75%
Hugh Trumble c sub b Rhodes 2          1.64%
Warwick Armstrong c Braund b Rhodes 1          0.82%
James Kelly run out 8          6.56%
William Howell c Fielder b Rhodes 0        
John Saunders not out 2          1.64%
Extras (lb 1) 1  
Total All Out   (30.2 overs @ 4.02 rpo) 122  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-14  Duff   2-23  Hill   3-23  Noble   4-33  Gregory   
5-67  Hopkins   6-73  Trumble   7-97  Armstrong   8-105  Kelly   
9-116  Howell   10-122  Trumper   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Wilfred Rhodes 15.2 3 56 7 3.65  70.00%
George Hirst 8.0 1 33 1 4.13  10.00%
Albert Relf 2.0 0 12 1 6.00  10.00%
Leonard Braund 5.0 0 20 0 4.00
 
England 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Sir Pelham Warner* c Trumper b Saunders 3          2.91%
Thomas Hayward c Trumper b Trumble 0        
John Tyldesley c Trumble b Howell 62          60.19%
Leonard Braund b Saunders 3          2.91%
George Hirst c Gregory b Howell 4          3.88%
Wilfred Rhodes lbw b Trumble 9          8.74%
Albert Knight lbw b Trumble 0        
Arthur Lilley st †Kelly b Trumble 0        
Albert Relf not out 10          9.71%
Arthur Fielder c Hill b Trumble 4          3.88%
Reginald Foster absent ill            
Extras (b 7, lb 1) 8  
Total All Out   (28.5 overs @ 3.57 rpo) 103  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-5  Warner   2-7  Hayward   3-27  Braund   4-40  Hirst   
5-74  Rhodes   6-74  Knight   7-74  Lilley   8-90  Tyldesley   
9-103  Fielder   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Hugh Trumble 10.5 2 34 5 3.14  50.00%
John Saunders 8.0 0 33 2 4.13  20.00%
William Howell 8.0 3 25 2 3.13  20.00%
Albert Hopkins 2.0 1 3 0 1.50
 
Australia 2nd Innings (target 297) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Victor Trumper c Relf b Rhodes 35          31.53%
Reginald Duff c Braund b Rhodes 8          7.21%
Clement Hill c Relf b Rhodes 20          18.02%
Montague Noble* not out 31          27.93%
Syd Gregory c Rhodes b Hirst 0        
Albert Hopkins c & b Rhodes 7          6.31%
Hugh Trumble c Braund b Rhodes 0        
Warwick Armstrong c Hayward b Rhodes 0        
James Kelly c †Lilley b Rhodes 7          6.31%
William Howell c Hirst b Rhodes 3          2.70%
John Saunders c Fielder b Hirst 0        
Extras 0  
Total All Out   (29.4 overs @ 3.74 rpo) 111  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-14  Duff   2-59  Hill   3-73  Trumper   4-77  Gregory   
5-86  Hopkins   6-90  Trumble   7-90  Armstrong   8-102  Kelly   
9-105  Howell   10-111  Saunders   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Wilfred Rhodes 15.0 0 68 8 4.53  80.00%
George Hirst 13.4 4 38 2 2.78  20.00%
Albert Relf 1.0 0 5 0 5.00
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - England 1st innings 221/2 (JT Tyldesley 46*, RE Foster 49*)
Day 2 - England 1st innings 306/6 (JT Tyldesley 97*)
Day 3 - England 2nd innings 74/5 (JT Tyldesley 48*)
Day 4 - Australia 2nd Innings 111, 29.4 overs - end of match
 
Match Notes
England 1st innings - R E Foster retired hurt/ill at 221/2