Gloucestershire v Australians
Australia in British Isles 1926
VenueCollege Ground, Cheltenham on 7th, 9th August 1926 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossGloucestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultAustralians won by 9 wickets
UmpiresRD Burrows, WA Buswell
Close of play day 1Australians (1) 228/6 (Richardson 5*)

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FJ Seabrookc Grimmett b Gregory11      
AE Dipperb Grimmett22      
+H Smithlbw b Mailey15      
LP Hedgesc Ellis b Grimmett4      
RA Sinfieldnot out28      
BH Lyonlbw b Grimmett35      
*DC Robinsonb Grimmett0      
RGW Melsomest Ellis b Grimmett15      
CWL Parkerc Gregory b Richardson5      
G Wedellbw b Grimmett4      
TWJ Goddardc Andrews b Grimmett0      
Extras(1 b, 3 lb, 1 w)5
Total(all out, 57.5 overs)144
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-42, 3-53, 4-54, 5-108, 6-108, 7-128, 8-135, 9-144, 10-144 (57.5 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gregory10   3171--
Hendry3   040--
Mailey11   1401--
Richardson8   4111--

Australians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
J Ryderlbw b Wedel36      
JM Taylorlbw b Goddard95      
CG Macartneyc Melsome b Wedel15      
*HL Collinsb Wedel2      
TJE Andrewsc Smith b Goddard62      
HSTL Hendryb Melsome9      
AJ Richardsonlbw b Goddard13      
JM Gregoryb Parker15      
+JL Ellisnot out16      
CV Grimmettrun out0      
AA Maileyb Parker20      
Extras(4 lb)4
Total(all out, 79.1 overs)287
Fall of wickets:
1-59, 2-89, 3-93, 4-214, 5-215, 6-228, 7-251, 8-251, 9-251, 10-287 (79.1 ov)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sinfield20   1790--
Goddard17   4583--
Wedel12   2393--
Melsome6   1291--

Gloucestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AE Dipperc Collins b Gregory42      
FJ Seabrookc Macartney b Mailey24      
+H Smithc Richardson b Grimmett1      
LP Hedgesst Ellis b Mailey17      
RA Sinfieldc Andrews b Grimmett2      
BH Lyonc Mailey b Gregory26      
*DC Robinsonc Gregory b Mailey32      
RGW Melsomec Gregory b Grimmett0      
CWL Parkerc Gregory b Grimmett8      
G Wedelc Hendry b Mailey7      
TWJ Goddardnot out9      
Extras(8 b, 2 lb)10
Total(all out, 70.5 overs)178
Fall of wickets:
1-42, 2-45, 3-67, 4-76, 5-117, 6-118, 7-119, 8-159, 9-161, 10-178 (70.5 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gregory15   1422--
Grimmett28   10594--
Macartney7   460--

Australians second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
J Rydernot out28      
JM Taylorlbw b Wedel0      
CG Macartneynot out11      
*HL Collinsdid not bat      
TJE Andrewsdid not bat      
HSTL Hendrydid not bat      
AJ Richardsondid not bat      
JM Gregorydid not bat      
+JL Ellisdid not bat      
CV Grimmettdid not bat      
AA Maileydid not bat      
Total(1 wicket, 7.4 overs)39
Fall of wickets:
1-12 (Taylor)
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sinfield2   060--
Parker2   0150--
Wedel3   0121--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> JM Taylor (1) passed 6000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 51
--> TJE Andrews (1) passed 6500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 4
--> CWL Parker reached 1850 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Australians first innings
--> AA Mailey reached 700 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 4th wicket in the Gloucestershire second innings





This page was created by the CricketArchive Oracles


We would like to thank all our contributors. Click here to see how you can help.
Copyright © 2003-2015 CricketArchive