Essex v Australians
Australia in British Isles 1948
VenueSouthchurch Park, Southend-on-Sea on 15th, 17th May 1948 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossAustralians won the toss and decided to bat
ResultAustralians won by an innings and 451 runs
UmpiresWH Ashdown, D Hendren
Close of play day 1Australians (1) 721 all out

Australians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SG Barnes hit wkt b R Smith79     
WA Brownc Horsfall b Bailey153 18017- 
*DG Bradmanb TPB Smith187 12532- 
KR Millerb Bailey0     
RA Hamencec TPB Smith b R Smith46     
SJE Loxtonc Rist b Vigar120  141 
+RA Saggersnot out104  9- 
IWG Johnsonst Rist b TPB Smith9     
DT Ringc Vigar b TPB Smith1     
WA Johnstonb Vigar9     
ERH Toshackc Vigar b TPB Smith4     
Extras(7 b, 2 nb)9
Total(all out, 129 overs)721
Fall of wickets:
1-145 (Barnes), 2-364 (Brown), 3-364 (Miller), 4-452 (Bradman), 5-498 (Hamence), 6-664 (Loxton), 7-686 (Johnson), 8-692 (Ring), 9-716 (Johnston), 10-721 (Toshack, 129 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bailey21   11282--
R Smith37   21692-2
TPB Smith38   01934--
Price20   01560--
Vigar13   1662--

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TC Doddsc Ring b Miller0     
SJ Crayb Miller5     
AV Averyb Johnston10     
FH Vigarc Saggers b Miller0     
R Horsfallb Toshack11     
*TN Pearcec Miller b Toshack8     
R Smithc Barnes b Toshack25     
TPB Smithb Toshack3     
+FH Ristc Barnes b Toshack8     
EJ Pricenot out4     
TE Baileyabsent hurt
Extras(2 b, 6 lb, 1 nb)9
Total(all out, 36.5 overs)83
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Dodds), 2-13 (Cray), 3-13 (Vigar), 4-19 (Avery), 5-30 (Pearce), 6-47 (Horsfall), 7-63 (R Smith), 8-74 (TPB Smith), 9-83 (Rist, 36.5 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Miller8   3143--
Johnston7   1101--
Ring11   4190-1

Essex second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
TC Doddsb Toshack16     
SJ Crayb Johnson15     
AV Averyc Brown b Johnson3     
FH Vigarc Johnson b Toshack0     
R Horsfallb Johnson8     
*TN Pearcec and b Johnson71     
R Smithc Ring b Johnson0     
TPB Smithlbw b Barnes54     
+FH Ristb Johnson1     
EJ Pricenot out4     
TE Baileyabsent hurt
Extras(6 b, 3 lb, 6 nb)15
Total(all out, 78.4 overs)187
Fall of wickets:
1-24 (Cray), 2-32 (Avery), 3-35 (Vigar), 4-36 (Dodds), 5-46 (Horsfall), 6-46 (R Smith), 7-177 (Pearce), 8-183 (Rist), 9-187 (TPB Smith, 78.4 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Miller2   140--
Loxton12   3280-2
Johnston10   4260--
Toshack17   2502-3
Johnson21   6376--
Ring7   3160-1

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> DG Bradman scored 1 five in the Australians first innings
--> SJE Loxton (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 65
--> RA Saggers (1) passed his previous highest score of 90 in first-class matches
--> TN Pearce (2) passed 9000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 9





This page was created by the CricketArchive Oracles



View all Current Events CLICK HERE

We would like to thank all our contributors. Click here to see how to you can help.
Copyright © 2003-2014 CricketArchive