HDG Leveson-Gower's XI v Australians
Australia in British Isles 1938
VenueNorth Marine Road, Scarborough on 10th, 12th, 13th September 1938 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossAustralians won the toss and decided to bat
ResultHDG Leveson-Gower's XI won by 10 wickets
UmpiresA Dolphin, JA Newman
Close of play day 1HDG Leveson-Gower's XI (1) 31/0 (Sutcliffe 15*, Hutton 15*)
Close of play day 2Australians (2) 0/0 (O'Reilly 0*, Ward 0*)

Australians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JHW Fingletonc Farnes b Nichols17      
WA Brownlbw b Nichols29      
CL Badcockc Gibb b Nichols12      
*SJ McCabec Wyatt b Nichols58      
SG Barnesc and b Nichols90      
+BA Barnettc and b Farnes14      
MG Waitec Hardstaff b Farnes77      
WJ O'Reillyc Verity b Farnes0      
FA Wardc Bowes b Verity3      
LO Fleetwood-Smithb Nichols1      
EL McCormicknot out0      
Extras(5 lb)5
Total(all out, 81.1 overs)306
Fall of wickets:
1-36, 2-57, 3-64, 4-135, 5-150, 6-274, 7-280, 8-304, 9-306, 10-306 (81.1 ov)
HDG Leveson-Gower's XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Farnes23   3753--
Bowes22   5700--
Nichols26   11136--

HDG Leveson-Gower's XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
H Sutcliffelbw b O'Reilly25      
L Huttonc Barnett b O'Reilly73      
CJ Barnettst Barnett b Ward6      
M Leylandb Fleetwood-Smith51      
*RES Wyattc Ward b Fleetwood-Smith1      
J Hardstaffb O'Reilly108      
+PA Gibblbw b O'Reilly40      
MS Nicholslbw b McCabe9      
H Veritynot out23      
WE Bowesnot out2      
K Farnesdid not bat      
Extras(15 b, 7 lb, 3 nb)25
Total(8 wickets, declared, 104 overs)363
Fall of wickets:
1-57, 2-66, 3-165, 4-173, 5-173, 6-288, 7-319, 8-350
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McCormick8   2280--
Waite20   3510--
Ward28   2921--
O'Reilly25   5754--
Fleetwood-Smith17   1752--
McCabe6   0171--

Australians second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WJ O'Reillyc Bowes b Farnes0      
FA Wardb Nichols20      
WA Brownnot out38      
JHW Fingletonc Gibb b Bowes20      
CL Badcockb Bowes0      
*SJ McCabeb Bowes1      
SG Barnesb Verity1      
+BA Barnettlbw b Bowes12      
MG Waiteb Bowes0      
LO Fleetwood-Smithst Gibb b Verity5      
EL McCormickabsent hurt
Extras(2 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)5
Total(all out, 57.2 overs)102
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-26, 3-52, 4-52, 5-54, 6-55, 7-90, 8-90, 9-102 (57.2 ov)
HDG Leveson-Gower's XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Farnes8   4101--
Bowes16   6425--
Nichols14   3281--

HDG Leveson-Gower's XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
H Sutcliffenot out36      
L Huttonnot out9      
CJ Barnettdid not bat      
M Leylanddid not bat      
*RES Wyattdid not bat      
J Hardstaffdid not bat      
+PA Gibbdid not bat      
MS Nicholsdid not bat      
H Veritydid not bat      
WE Bowesdid not bat      
K Farnesdid not bat      
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(no wicket, 10.2 overs)46
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Waite5   1240--
O'Reilly5   1180--

--> LO Fleetwood-Smith reached 550 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the HDG Leveson-Gower's XI first innings

Australian's 102 was their lowest total of the tour.
Australians first defeat outside Tests in England for 17 years.
Hardstaff 108, 120 minutes, two 6's and seventeen 4's.





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