Test Match - Australia v England - Adelaide Standard Scorecard   
Match Date 28th January, 1955  
Series 1954-1955 Australia v England - 4th Test
Test # 396
Venue Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
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
Colin McDonald c May b Appleyard 48  117  5  0 41.03  14.86%
Arthur Morris c †Evans b Tyson 25  90  1  0 27.78  7.74%
James Burke c May b Tyson 18  74  1  0 24.32  5.57%
Neil Harvey c Edrich b Bailey 25  42  3  0 59.52  7.74%
Keith Miller c Bailey b Appleyard 44  142  4  0 30.99  13.62%
Richie Benaud c May b Appleyard 15  66  2  0 22.73  4.64%
Leonard Maddocks run out 69  165  7  0 41.82  21.36%
Ronald Archer c May b Tyson 21  27  3  1 77.78  6.50%
Alan Davidson c †Evans b Bailey 5  11  0  0 45.45  1.55%
Ian Johnson* c Statham b Bailey 41  62  5  0 66.13  12.69%
William Johnston not out 0  0  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 3, lb 7, nb 2) 12  
Total All Out   (99.1 overs @ 3.26 rpo) 323  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-59  Morris   2-86  McDonald   3-115  Burke   4-129  Harvey   
5-175  Benaud   6-182  Miller   7-212  Archer   8-229  Davidson   
9-321  Johnson   10-323  Maddocks   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Frank Tyson 26.1 4 85 3 3.25  30.00%
Brian Statham 19.0 4 70 0 3.68
Trevor Bailey 12.0 3 39 3 3.25  30.00%
Robert Appleyard 23.0 7 58 3 2.52  30.00%
John Wardle 19.0 5 59 0 3.11
 
England 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Leonard Hutton* c Davidson b Johnston 80  294  5  0 27.21  23.46%
William Edrich b Johnson 21  88  2  0 23.86  6.16%
Peter May c Archer b Benaud 1  10  0  0 10.00  0.29%
Colin Cowdrey c †Maddocks b Davidson 79  315  9  0 25.08  23.17%
Denis Compton lbw b Miller 44  140  5  0 31.43  12.90%
Trevor Bailey c Davidson b Johnston 38  136  2  0 27.94  11.14%
Thomas Evans c †Maddocks b Benaud 37  28  5  0 132.14  10.85%
John Wardle c & b Johnson 23  68  2  1 33.82  6.74%
Frank Tyson c Burke b Benaud 1  29  0  0 3.45  0.29%
Robert Appleyard not out 10  12  2  0 83.33  2.93%
Brian Statham c †Maddocks b Benaud 0  8  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 1, lb 2, nb 4) 7  
Total All Out   (140.6 overs @ 2.42 rpo) 341  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-60  Edrich   2-63  May   3-162  Hutton   4-232  Compton   
5-232  Cowdrey   6-283  Evans   7-321  Wardle   8-323  Tyson   
9-336  Bailey   10-341  Statham   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Keith Miller 11.0 4 34 1 3.09  10.00%
Ronald Archer 3.0 0 12 0 4.00
Ian Johnson 36.0 17 46 2 1.28  20.00%
Alan Davidson 25.0 8 55 1 2.20  10.00%
William Johnston 27.0 11 60 2 2.22  20.00%
Richie Benaud 36.6 6 120 4 3.24  40.00%
James Burke 2.0 0 7 0 3.50
 
Australia 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Colin McDonald b Statham 29  95  1  0 30.53  26.13%
Arthur Morris c & b Appleyard 16  27  1  0 59.26  14.41%
James Burke b Appleyard 5  19  1  0 26.32  4.50%
Neil Harvey b Appleyard 7  21  0  0 33.33  6.31%
Keith Miller b Statham 14  50  1  0 28.00  12.61%
Leonard Maddocks lbw b Statham 2  20  0  0 10.00  1.80%
Richie Benaud lbw b Tyson 1  4  0  0 25.00  0.90%
Ronald Archer c †Evans b Tyson 3  7  0  0 42.86  2.70%
Alan Davidson lbw b Wardle 23  56  1  0 41.07  20.72%
William Johnston c Appleyard b Tyson 3  19  0  0 15.79  2.70%
Ian Johnson* not out 3  30  0  0 10.00  2.70%
Extras (b 4, lb 1) 5  
Total All Out   (43.2 overs @ 2.56 rpo) 111  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-24  Morris   2-40  Burke   3-54  Harvey   4-69  McDonald   
5-76  Miller   6-77  Benaud   7-79  Maddocks   8-83  Archer   
9-101  Johnston   10-111  Davidson   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Frank Tyson 15.0 2 47 3 3.13  30.00%
Brian Statham 12.0 1 38 3 3.17  30.00%
Robert Appleyard 12.0 7 13 3 1.08  30.00%
John Wardle 4.2 1 8 1 1.85  10.00%
 
England 2nd Innings (target 94) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Leonard Hutton* c Davidson b Miller 5  6  0  0 83.33  5.15%
William Edrich b Miller 0  2  0  0 0.00
Peter May c Miller b Johnston 26  75  2  0 34.67  26.80%
Colin Cowdrey c Archer b Miller 4  10  1  0 40.00  4.12%
Denis Compton not out 34  97  1  0 35.05  35.05%
Trevor Bailey lbw b Johnston 15  49  2  0 30.61  15.46%
Thomas Evans not out 6  5  1  0 120.00  6.19%
John Wardle              
Frank Tyson              
Robert Appleyard              
Brian Statham              
Extras (b 3, lb 4) 7  
Total 5 wickets   (30.4 overs @ 3.16 rpo) 97  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-3  Edrich   2-10  Hutton   3-18  Cowdrey   4-49  May   
5-90  Bailey   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Keith Miller 10.4 2 40 3 3.75  30.00%
Ronald Archer 4.0 0 13 0 3.25
Alan Davidson 2.0 0 7 0 3.50
William Johnston 8.0 2 20 2 2.50  20.00%
Richie Benaud 6.0 2 10 0 1.67
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - Australia 1st innings 161/4 (KR Miller 26*, R Benaud 11*)
Day 2 - England 1st innings 57/0 (L Hutton 34*, WJ Edrich 21*)
Day 3 - England 1st innings 230/3 (MC Cowdrey 77*, DCS Compton 44*)
Day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 69/3 (CC McDonald 29*, KR Miller 12*)
Day 5 - England 2nd Innings 97/5, 30.4 overs - end of match