Middlesex v Australians
Australia in British Isles 1953
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 18th, 20th, 21st July 1953 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossMiddlesex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresE Cooke, GS Mobey
Close of play day 1Middlesex (1) 71/1 (Sharp 35*, Edrich 6*)
Close of play day 2Australians (1) 154/3 (Miller 60*, Hole 25*)

Middlesex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JDB Robertsonc Ring b Miller27      
HPH Sharpc Langley b Lindwall36      
*WJ Edrichlbw b Archer49      
DCS Comptonlbw b Lindwall1      
SM Brownc Miller b Ring2      
R Routledgest Langley b Hole3      
D Bennettc Langley b Hole0      
FJ Titmusb Lindwall12      
+LH Comptonnot out4      
JA Youngb Lindwall1      
AE Mossb Archer6      
Extras(8 lb, 1 nb)9
Total(all out, 82 overs)150
Fall of wickets:
1-48, 2-77, 3-79, 4-93, 5-102, 6-102, 7-132, 8-136, 9-141, 10-150 (82 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lindwall21   10404--
Archer11   1312--
Miller5   1131--
Ring19   8291--
Benaud21   9250--
Hole5   232--

Australians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*AL Hassettb Moss24      
CC McDonaldc Edrich b Young43      
KR Millerb Moss71      
ID Craiglbw b Moss2      
GB Holeb Moss41      
JH de Courcyc Routledge b Titmus74      
R Benaudc and b Titmus52      
RG Archernot out58      
DT Ringb Bennett1      
RR Lindwalllbw b Bennett0      
+GRA Langleyc Titmus b DCS Compton46      
Extras(4 b)4
Total(all out, 135.3 overs)416
Fall of wickets:
1-42, 2-92, 3-99, 4-178, 5-185, 6-287, 7-334, 8-337, 9-337, 10-416 (135.3 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Moss32   51034--
Bennett29   3912--
Young38   131021--
DCS Compton11.31621--
Titmus25   9542--

Middlesex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JDB Robertsonc Langley b Lindwall8      
HPH Sharpc Archer b Ring51      
*WJ Edrichc Craig b Benaud32      
DCS Comptonnot out16      
SM Brownrun out1      
R Routledgenot out1      
D Bennettdid not bat      
FJ Titmusdid not bat      
+LH Comptondid not bat      
JA Youngdid not bat      
AE Mossdid not bat      
Extras(3 lb)3
Total(4 wickets, 39 overs)112
Fall of wickets:
1-12, 2-93, 3-94, 4-99
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lindwall5   161--
Archer2   0100--
Miller4   0160--
Ring12   5261--
Benaud7   2241--
Hole6   4130--
Hassett1   100--
Craig1   050--
de Courcy1   090--

--> R Benaud (1) passed 2000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 42
--> RR Lindwall reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 3rd wicket in the Middlesex first innings





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