Oxford University v Australians
Australia in British Isles 1938
VenueChrist Church Ground, Oxford on 4th, 5th, 6th May 1938 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossAustralians won the toss and decided to bat
ResultAustralians won by an innings and 487 runs
UmpiresN Harris, D Hendren
Close of play day 1Australians (1) 481/5 (Hassett 30*, Waite 19*)
Close of play day 2Oxford University (2) 29/4 (Grover 2*)

Australians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JHW Fingletonc Whetherly b Evans124      
WA Brownc Evans b Macindoe72      
*DG Bradmanlbw b Evans58      
SJ McCabeb Macindoe110      
AG Chipperfieldc Whetherly b Darwall-Smith53      
AL Hassettb Darwall-Smith146      
MG Waitec Kimpton b Evans54      
+CW Walkernot out31      
FA Warddid not bat      
EL McCormickdid not bat      
LO Fleetwood-Smithdid not bat      
Extras(21 b, 9 lb, 1 w)31
Total(7 wickets, declared, 176.4 overs)679
Fall of wickets:
1-140, 2-245, 3-296, 4-431, 5-433, 6-558, 7-679 (176.4 ov)
Oxford University bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Macindoe68   112072--
Evans47   91713--
Kimpton13   1530--
Murray-Wood9   1550--

Oxford University first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MM Walfordb Waite17      
EJH Dixonc Walker b Ward17      
JD Eggarnot out51      
RCM Kimptonb Fleetwood-Smith2      
*JN Groverb Fleetwood-Smith2      
EDR Eagarst Walker b Ward0      
W Murray-Woodrun out11      
G Evansrun out0      
DH Macindoeb Fleetwood-Smith2      
RFH Darwall-Smithb Fleetwood-Smith0      
+RE Whetherlyb Fleetwood-Smith0      
Extras(3 b, 7 lb, 4 nb, 1 w)15
Total(all out, 67.5 overs)117
Fall of wickets:
1-30, 2-64, 3-69, 4-73, 5-73, 6-102, 7-106, 8-115, 9-115, 10-117 (67.5 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McCormick4   0100--
Waite11   2251--
Ward28   13392--

Oxford University second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
JD Eggarc McCabe b Waite0      
EJH Dixonc Fleetwood-Smith b Waite2      
MM Walfordc Waite b McCabe5      
RCM Kimptonc Walker b Fleetwood-Smith15      
*JN Groverc Chipperfield b Ward10      
EDR Eagarst +Fingleton b Fleetwood-Smith25      
W Murray-Woodst +Fingleton b Ward0      
G Evans hit wkt b Fleetwood-Smith9      
DH Macindoeb Fleetwood-Smith0      
RFH Darwall-Smithnot out3      
+RE Whetherlyst +Fingleton b Ward1      
Extras(4 b, 1 lb)5
Total(all out, 32.2 overs)75
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-5, 3-15, 4-29, 5-45, 6-45, 7-71, 8-71, 9-72, 10-75 (32.2 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Waite9   4112--
Fleetwood-Smith10   3314--
McCabe6   3121--

--> Day 2 Lunch: Australians (1) ?/?
--> AL Hassett (1) passed his previous highest score of 127 in first-class matches
--> AL Hassett (1) passed 1500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 24
--> JD Eggar (1) passed his previous highest score of 10 in first-class matches
--> EDR Eagar made his debut for Oxford University in first-class matches
--> FA Ward made his debut in England in first-class matches
--> MG Waite made his debut in England in first-class matches
--> G Evans achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Australians first innings (previous best was 1-85)





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