1958-1959 The Ashes - 4th Test - Adelaide Standard Scorecard   
Match Date: 30th January, 1959  
Venue: Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
Match Conditions: Day Match  
Toss: England
Result: Australia won by 10 wickets
Player of Match: No Award

Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Colin McDonald b Trueman 170  315  12  0 53.97  35.71%
James Burke c Cowdrey b Bailey 66  191  2  0 34.55  13.87%
Neil Harvey run out 41  126  3  0 32.54  8.61%
Norman O'Neill b Statham 56  112  4  0 50.00  11.76%
Leslie Favell b Statham 4  4  0  0 100.00  0.84%
Kenneth Mackay c †Evans b Statham 4  18  0  0 22.22  0.84%
Richie Benaud* b Trueman 46  86  7  0 53.49  9.66%
Alan Davidson c Bailey b Tyson 43  98  5  0 43.88  9.03%
Wally Grout lbw b Trueman 9  35  1  0 25.71  1.89%
Ray Lindwall b Trueman 19  40  0  0 47.50  3.99%
Gordon Rorke not out 2  7  0  0 28.57  0.42%
Extras (b 2, lb 8, w 4, nb 2) 16  
Total All Out   (128.1 overs @ 3.71 rpo) 476  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-171  Burke   2-276  Harvey   3-286  Favell   4-294  Mackay   
5-369  O'Neill   6-388  Benaud   7-407  Grout   8-445  Davidson   
9-473  McDonald   10-476  Lindwall   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Brian Statham 23.0 0 83 3 3.61  30.00%
Fred Trueman 30.1 6 90 4 2.98  40.00%
Frank Tyson 28.0 1 100 1 3.57  10.00%
Trevor Bailey 22.0 2 91 1 4.14  10.00%
Tony Lock 25.0 0 96 0 3.84
 
England 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Peter Richardson lbw b Lindwall 4  8  0  0 50.00  1.67%
Trevor Bailey b Davidson 4  5  0  0 80.00  1.67%
Peter May* b Benaud 37  50  3  0 74.00  15.42%
Sir Colin Cowdrey b Rorke 84  198  9  0 42.42  35.00%
Tom Graveney c Benaud b Rorke 41  167  1  0 24.55  17.08%
Willlie Watson b Rorke 25  78  1  0 32.05  10.42%
Fred Trueman c †Grout b Benaud 0  11  0  0 0.00
Tony Lock c †Grout b Benaud 2  7  0  0 28.57  0.83%
Frank Tyson c & b Benaud 0  4  0  0 0.00
Thomas Evans c Burke b Benaud 4  2  1  0 200.00  1.67%
Brian Statham not out 36  68  6  0 52.94  15.00%
Extras (lb 2, nb 1) 3  
Total All Out   (74.1 overs @ 3.24 rpo) 240  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-7  Richardson   2-11  Bailey   3-74  May   4-170  Cowdrey   
5-173  Graveney   6-180  Trueman   7-184  Lock   8-184  Tyson   
9-188  Evans   10-240  Watson   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Alan Davidson 12.0 0 49 1 4.08  10.00%
Ray Lindwall 15.0 0 66 1 4.40  10.00%
Gordon Rorke 18.1 7 23 3 1.27  30.00%
Richie Benaud 27.0 6 91 5 3.37  50.00%
Norman O'Neill 2.0 1 8 0 4.00
 
England 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Peter Richardson lbw b Benaud 43  151  5  0 28.48  15.93%
Willlie Watson c Favell b Benaud 40  135  4  0 29.63  14.81%
Peter May* lbw b Rorke 59  116  8  0 50.86  21.85%
Sir Colin Cowdrey b Lindwall 8  19  0  0 42.11  2.96%
Tom Graveney not out 53  231  5  0 22.94  19.63%
Trevor Bailey c †Grout b Lindwall 6  38  0  0 15.79  2.22%
Fred Trueman c †Grout b Davidson 0  3  0  0 0.00
Tony Lock b Rorke 9  46  0  0 19.57  3.33%
Frank Tyson c †Grout b Benaud 33  71  2  0 46.48  12.22%
Brian Statham c O'Neill b Benaud 2  6  0  0 33.33  0.74%
Thomas Evans c Benaud b Davidson 0  3  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 5, lb 5, w 3, nb 4) 17  
Total All Out   (101.3 overs @ 2.66 rpo) 270  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-89  Watson   2-110  Richardson   3-125  Cowdrey   4-177  May   
5-198  Bailey   6-199  Trueman   7-222  Lock   8-268  Tyson   
9-270  Statham   10-270  Evans   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Alan Davidson 8.3 3 17 2 2.00  20.00%
Ray Lindwall 26.0 6 70 2 2.69  20.00%
Gordon Rorke 34.0 7 78 2 2.29  20.00%
Richie Benaud 29.0 10 82 4 2.83  40.00%
James Burke 4.0 2 6 0 1.50
 
Australia 2nd Innings (target 35) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Leslie Favell not out 15  36  2  0 41.67  41.67%
James Burke not out 16  47  0  0 34.04  44.44%
Colin McDonald              
Neil Harvey              
Norman O'Neill              
Kenneth Mackay              
Richie Benaud*              
Alan Davidson              
Wally Grout              
Ray Lindwall              
Gordon Rorke              
Extras (b 4, lb 1) 5  
Total 0 wickets   (10.3 overs @ 3.43 rpo) 36  
 
Fall of Wickets
 
Bowling O M R W ER
Brian Statham 4.0 0 11 0 2.75
Fred Trueman 3.0 1 3 0 1.00
Tony Lock 2.0 0 8 0 4.00
Sir Colin Cowdrey 1.3 0 9 0 6.00
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - Australia 1st innings 200/1 (CC McDonald 112*, RN Harvey 1*)
Day 2 - Australia 1st innings 403/6 (AK Davidson 16*, ATW Grout 7*)
Day 3 - England 1st innings 115/3 (MC Cowdrey 53*, TW Graveney 16*)
Day 4 - England 2nd innings 43/0 (PE Richardson 28*, W Watson 10*)
Day 5 - England 2nd innings 198/5 (TW Graveney 28*)
Day 6 - Australia 2nd Innings 36/0, 10.3 overs - end of match
 
Match Notes
Australia 1st innings - C C McDonald retired hurt/ill at 268/1 and resumed at 407/7