Test Match - England v Australia - London Standard Scorecard   
Match Date 15th August, 1953  
Series 1953 England v Australia - 5th Test
Test # 376
Venue Kennington Oval, London
Match Conditions Day Match  
Toss Australia
Result England won by 8 wickets
Player of Match No Award

Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Arthur Hassett* c †Evans b Bedser 53    4  0    19.27%
Arthur Morris lbw b Bedser 16    0  0    5.82%
Keith Miller lbw b Bailey 1    0  0    0.36%
Neil Harvey c Hutton b Trueman 36    0  0    13.09%
Graeme Hole c †Evans b Trueman 37    2  0    13.45%
James De Courcy c †Evans b Trueman 5    1  0    1.82%
Ronald Archer c & b Bedser 10    0  0    3.64%
Alan Davidson c Edrich b Laker 22    0  0    8.00%
Ray Lindwall c †Evans b Trueman 62    8  0    22.55%
Gil Langley c Edrich b Lock 18    0  0    6.55%
William Johnston not out 9    0  0    3.27%
Extras (b 4, nb 2) 6  
Total All Out   (81.3 overs @ 3.37 rpo) 275  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-38  Morris   2-41  Miller   3-107  Hassett   4-107  Harvey   
5-118  De Courcy   6-160  Hole   7-160  Archer   8-207  Davidson   
9-245  Langley   10-275  Lindwall   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Alec Bedser 29.0 3 88 3 3.03  30.00%
Fred Trueman 24.3 3 86 4 3.51  40.00%
Trevor Bailey 14.0 3 42 1 3.00  10.00%
Tony Lock 9.0 2 19 1 2.11  10.00%
James Laker 5.0 0 34 1 6.80  10.00%
 
England 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Leonard Hutton* b Johnston 82    8  0    26.80%
William Edrich lbw b Lindwall 21    3  0    6.86%
Peter May c Archer b Johnston 39    0  0    12.75%
Denis Compton c †Langley b Lindwall 16    0  0    5.23%
Tom Graveney c Miller b Lindwall 4    0  0    1.31%
Trevor Bailey b Archer 64    7  0    20.92%
Thomas Evans run out 28    0  0    9.15%
James Laker c †Langley b Miller 1    0  0    0.33%
Tony Lock c Davidson b Lindwall 4    0  0    1.31%
Fred Trueman b Johnston 10    0  0    3.27%
Alec Bedser not out 22    0  0    7.19%
Extras (b 9, lb 5, w 1) 15  
Total All Out   (142.3 overs @ 2.15 rpo) 306  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-37  Edrich   2-137  May   3-154  Hutton   4-167  Compton   
5-170  Graveney   6-210  Evans   7-225  Laker   8-237  Lock   
9-262  Trueman   10-306  Bailey   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Ray Lindwall 32.0 7 70 4 2.19  40.00%
Keith Miller 34.0 12 65 1 1.91  10.00%
William Johnston 45.0 16 94 3 2.09  30.00%
Alan Davidson 10.0 1 26 0 2.60
Ronald Archer 10.3 2 25 1 2.38  10.00%
Graeme Hole 11.0 6 11 0 1.00
 
Australia 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Arthur Hassett* lbw b Laker 10    0  0    6.17%
Arthur Morris lbw b Lock 26    0  0    16.05%
Graeme Hole lbw b Laker 17    0  0    10.49%
Neil Harvey b Lock 1  3  0  0 33.33  0.62%
Keith Miller c Trueman b Laker 0  8  0  0 0.00
James De Courcy run out 4    0  0    2.47%
Ronald Archer c Edrich b Lock 49    7  1    30.25%
Alan Davidson b Lock 21    0  0    12.96%
Ray Lindwall c Compton b Laker 12    0  0    7.41%
Gil Langley c Trueman b Lock 2    0  0    1.23%
William Johnston not out 6    0  0    3.70%
Extras (b 11, lb 3) 14  
Total All Out   (50.5 overs @ 3.19 rpo) 162  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-23  Hassett   2-59  Hole   3-60  Harvey   4-61  Miller   
5-61  Morris   6-85  De Courcy   7-135  Davidson   8-140  Archer   
9-144  Langley   10-162  Lindwall   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Alec Bedser 11.0 2 24 0 2.18
Fred Trueman 2.0 1 4 0 2.00
Tony Lock 21.0 9 45 5 2.14  50.00%
James Laker 16.5 2 75 4 4.46  40.00%
 
England 2nd Innings (target 132) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Leonard Hutton* run out 17    0  0    12.88%
William Edrich not out 55    6  0    41.67%
Peter May c Davidson b Miller 37    5  0    28.03%
Denis Compton not out 22    0  0    16.67%
Tom Graveney              
Trevor Bailey              
Thomas Evans              
James Laker              
Tony Lock              
Fred Trueman              
Alec Bedser              
Extras (lb 1) 1  
Total 2 wickets   (63.5 overs @ 2.07 rpo) 132  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-24  Hutton   2-88  May   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Ray Lindwall 21.0 5 46 0 2.19
Keith Miller 11.0 3 24 1 2.18  10.00%
William Johnston 29.0 14 52 0 1.79
Ronald Archer 1.0 1 0 0 0.00
Arthur Hassett 1.0 0 4 0 4.00
Arthur Morris 0.5 0 5 0 6.00
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - England 1st innings 1/0 (L Hutton 0*, WJ Edrich 1*)
Day 2 - England 1st innings 235/7 (TE Bailey 33*, GAR Lock 4*)
Day 3 - England 2nd innings 38/1 (WJ Edrich 15*, PBH May 6*)
Day 4 - England 2nd Innings 132/2, 63.5 overs - end of match