Test Match - West Indies v Australia - Georgetown, Guyana Standard Scorecard   
Match Date 26th April, 1955  
Series 1954-1955 West Indies v Australia - 3rd Test
Test # 405
Venue Bourda, Georgetown, Guyana
Match Conditions Day Match  
Toss West Indies
Result Australia won by 8 wickets
Player of Match No Award

West Indies 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
John Holt c & b Miller 12    0  0    6.59%
Jeffrey Stollmeyer* c Archer b Miller 16    0  0    8.79%
Clyde Walcott c & b Archer 8    0  0    4.40%
Everton Weekes c Archer b Benaud 81    11  0    44.51%
Frank Worrell c Johnson b Archer 9    0  0    4.95%
Garry Sobers c Watson b Johnson 12    0  0    6.59%
Denis Atkinson b Lindwall 13    0  0    7.14%
Clairmonte Depeiza not out 16    0  0    8.79%
Norman Marshall b Benaud 0  1  0  0 0.00
Sonny Ramadhin c Archer b Benaud 0  2  0  0 0.00
Frank King c †Langley b Benaud 13    0  0    7.14%
Extras (b 1, lb 1) 2  
Total All Out   (43.5 overs @ 4.15 rpo) 182  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-23  Holt   2-30  Stollmeyer   3-42  Walcott   4-52  Worrell   
5-83  Sobers   6-124  Atkinson   7-156  Weekes   8-156  Marshall   
9-160  Ramadhin   10-182  King   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Ray Lindwall 12.0 0 44 1 3.67  10.00%
Keith Miller 9.0 1 33 2 3.67  20.00%
Ronald Archer 10.0 0 46 2 4.60  20.00%
Ian Johnson 9.0 1 42 1 4.67  10.00%
Richie Benaud 3.5 1 15 4 3.91  40.00%
 
Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Colin McDonald b Atkinson 61    8  0    23.74%
Arthur Morris c Sobers b Atkinson 44    0  0    17.12%
Neil Harvey c Holt b Ramadhin 38    0  0    14.79%
Bill Watson c & b Ramadhin 6    1  0    2.33%
Keith Miller c †Depeiza b Sobers 33    0  0    12.84%
Richie Benaud c sub b Marshall 68    8  2    26.46%
Ronald Archer st †Depeiza b Sobers 2    0  0    0.78%
Ian Johnson* c Stollmeyer b Sobers 0    0  0  
Ray Lindwall b Atkinson 2    0  0    0.78%
Gil Langley not out 1    0  0    0.39%
William Johnston absent hurt            
Extras (lb 2) 2  
Total All Out   (134.3 overs @ 1.91 rpo) 257  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-71  Morris   2-135  Harvey   3-147  Watson   4-161  McDonald   
5-215  Miller   6-231  Archer   7-231  Johnson   8-238  Lindwall   
9-257  Benaud   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Frank King 12.0 1 37 0 3.08
Frank Worrell 9.0 2 17 0 1.89
Sonny Ramadhin 26.0 9 55 2 2.12  20.00%
Denis Atkinson 37.0 13 85 3 2.30  30.00%
Norman Marshall 33.3 16 40 1 1.19  10.00%
Jeffrey Stollmeyer 1.0 0 1 0 1.00
Garry Sobers 16.0 10 20 3 1.25  30.00%
 
West Indies 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
John Holt c †Langley b Miller 6    0  0    2.90%
Jeffrey Stollmeyer* c & b Johnson 17    0  0    8.21%
Clyde Walcott hit wicket b Lindwall 73    0  0    35.27%
Everton Weekes c †Langley b Johnson 0  1  0  0 0.00
Frank Worrell hit wicket b Benaud 56    0  0    27.05%
Clairmonte Depeiza st †Langley b Johnson 13    0  0    6.28%
Denis Atkinson st †Langley b Johnson 16    0  0    7.73%
Garry Sobers b Johnson 11    0  0    5.31%
Norman Marshall c sub b Johnson 8    0  0    3.86%
Sonny Ramadhin st †Langley b Johnson 2    0  0    0.97%
Frank King not out 0    0  0  
Extras (b 1, lb 2, nb 2) 5  
Total All Out   (75.2 overs @ 2.75 rpo) 207  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-25  Holt   2-25  Stollmeyer   3-25  Weekes   4-150  Walcott   
5-162  Worrell   6-175  Depeiza   7-186  Atkinson   8-204  Marshall   
9-204  Sobers   10-207  Ramadhin   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Ray Lindwall 18.0 1 54 1 3.00  10.00%
Keith Miller 9.0 3 18 1 2.00  10.00%
Ronald Archer 12.0 3 43 0 3.58
Ian Johnson 22.2 10 44 7 1.97  70.00%
Richie Benaud 14.0 3 43 1 3.07  10.00%
 
Australia 2nd Innings (target 133) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Colin McDonald b Atkinson 31    0  0    23.31%
Arthur Morris c Walcott b Marshall 38    3  0    28.57%
Neil Harvey not out 41    0  0    30.83%
Bill Watson not out 22    0  0    16.54%
Keith Miller              
Richie Benaud              
Ronald Archer              
Ian Johnson*              
Ray Lindwall              
Gil Langley              
William Johnston              
Extras (nb 1) 1  
Total 2 wickets   (58.5 overs @ 2.26 rpo) 133  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-70  McDonald   2-70  Morris   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Frank King 3.0 0 10 0 3.33
Frank Worrell 7.0 2 20 0 2.86
Sonny Ramadhin 9.0 1 29 0 3.22
Denis Atkinson 15.5 5 32 1 2.02  10.00%
Norman Marshall 13.0 6 22 1 1.69  10.00%
Garry Sobers 11.0 4 19 0 1.73
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - Australia 1st innings 83/1 (CC McDonald 32*, RN Harvey 6*)
Day 2 - West Indies 2nd innings 17/0 (JKC Holt 5*, JB Stollmeyer 11*)
Day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 40/0 (CC McDonald 20*, AR Morris 19*)
Day 4 - Australia 2nd Innings 133/2, 58.5 overs - end of match