England vs Australia

Match info: Test Series 5th Test at The Oval - Fifth Test

Date: 23rd Aug 1956

Home team and score Away team score

England

247 All out (109.2 overs)
182/3 Dec (61.0 overs)

Result

Australia

202 All out (92.0 overs)
27/5 (38.1 overs)

Match drawn

Australia 2nd Innings

England vs Pakistan quick scorecard
Batsman Wicket Bowler Runs Balls 4s 6s
TOTAL: for 5 27 (38.0 Ov)
C.C. McDonald lbw b Statham 0 0 - -
J.W. Burke lbw b Laker 1 0 - -
R.N. Harvey c May b Lock 1 0 - -
I.D. Craig c Lock b Laker 7 0 - -
I.W. Johnson c Lock b Laker 10 0 - -
A.K. Davidson did not bat 0 0 - -
K.R. Miller not out 7 0 - -
R.G. Archer did not bat 0 0 - -
R. Benaud not out 0 0 - -
R.R. Lindwall did not bat 0 0 - -
G.R.A. Langley did not bat 0 0 - -
Extras: 0nb, 0w, 1b, 0lb 1      
Bowler Overs Maidens Runs Wickets
J.B. Statham 2.0 1 1 1
J.C. Laker 18.0 14 8 3
G.A.R. Lock 18.0 11 17 1

England 2nd Innings

England vs Pakistan quick scorecard
Batsman Wicket Bowler Runs Balls 4s 6s
TOTAL: for 3 182 (61.0 Ov)
P.E. Richardson c Langley b Lindwall 34 0 - -
M.C. Cowdrey c Benaud b Davidson 8 0 - -
Rev. D.S. Sheppard c Archer b Miller 62 0 - -
P.B.H. May not out 37 0 - -
D.C.S. Compton not out 35 0 - -
G.A.R. Lock did not bat 0 0 - -
C. Washbrook did not bat 0 0 - -
T.G. Evans did not bat 0 0 - -
J.C. Laker did not bat 0 0 - -
F.H. Tyson did not bat 0 0 - -
J.B. Statham did not bat 0 0 - -
Extras: 0nb, 0w, 3b, 3lb 6      
Bowler Overs Maidens Runs Wickets
R.R. Lindwall 12.0 3 29 1
K.R. Miller 22.0 3 56 1
A.K. Davidson 5.0 0 18 1
R.G. Archer 13.0 3 42 0
I.W. Johnson 4.0 1 7 0
R. Benaud 1.0 0 10 0
J.W. Burke 4.0 2 14 0

Australia 1st Innings

England vs Pakistan quick scorecard
Batsman Wicket Bowler Runs Balls 4s 6s
TOTAL: All out 202 (92.0 Ov)
C.C. McDonald c Lock b Tyson 3 0 - -
J.W. Burke b Laker 8 0 - -
R.N. Harvey c May b Lock 39 0 - -
I.D. Craig c Statham b Lock 2 0 - -
I.W. Johnson b Laker 12 0 - -
A.K. Davidson c May b Laker 8 0 - -
K.R. Miller c Washbrook b Statham 61 0 - -
R.G. Archer c Tyson b Laker 9 0 - -
R. Benaud b Statham 32 0 - -
R.R. Lindwall not out 22 0 - -
G.R.A. Langley lbw b Statham 0 0 - -
Extras: 0nb, 0w, 6b, 0lb 6      
Bowler Overs Maidens Runs Wickets
J.B. Statham 21.0 8 33 3
F.H. Tyson 14.0 5 34 1
J.C. Laker 32.0 12 80 4
G.A.R. Lock 25.0 10 49 2

England 1st Innings

England vs Pakistan quick scorecard
Batsman Wicket Bowler Runs Balls 4s 6s
TOTAL: All out 247 (109.0 Ov)
P.E. Richardson c Langley b Miller 37 0 - -
M.C. Cowdrey c Langley b Lindwall 0 0 - -
Rev. D.S. Sheppard c Archer b Miller 24 0 - -
P.B.H. May not out 83 0 - -
D.C.S. Compton c Davidson b Archer 94 0 - -
G.A.R. Lock c Langley b Archer 0 0 - -
C. Washbrook lbw b Archer 0 0 - -
T.G. Evans lbw b Miller 0 0 - -
J.C. Laker c Archer b Miller 4 0 - -
F.H. Tyson c Davidson b Archer 3 0 - -
J.B. Statham b Archer 0 0 - -
Extras: 0nb, 2w, 0b, 0lb 2      
Bowler Overs Maidens Runs Wickets
R.R. Lindwall 18.0 5 36 1
K.R. Miller 40.0 7 91 4
A.K. Davidson 5.0 1 16 0
R.G. Archer 28.0 7 53 5
I.W. Johnson 9.0 2 28 0
R. Benaud 9.0 2 21 0