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Scorecard - The Ashes: 2nd Test, 1956


England v Australia @ Lord's, London
21, 22, 23, 25, 26 June 1956 (five-day match)

Toss: Australia (bat)
Umpires: DE Davies, FS Lee
Match Result: Australia won by 185 runs

Australia

    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Colin McDonaldc Fred Trueman b Trevor Bailey78-2307-
2. Jim Burkest Godfrey Evans b Jim Laker65-2506-
3. Neil Harveyc Godfrey Evans b Trevor Bailey0-2--
4. Peter Burge b Brian Statham21-93--
5. Keith Miller b Fred Trueman28-1102-
6. Ken Mackayc Trevor Bailey b Jim Laker38-1604-
7. Ron Archer b Johnny Wardle28-912-
8. Richie Benaud b Brian Statham5-61-
*9. Ian Johnsonc Godfrey Evans b Fred Trueman6-65--
+10. Gil Langleyc Trevor Bailey b Jim Laker14-50--
11. Pat Crawfordnot out 0-1--

FOW 1-137 (Colin McDonald), 2-137 (Neil Harvey), 3-151 (Jim Burke), 4-185 (Peter Burge), 5-196 (Keith Miller), 6-249 (Ron Archer), 7-255 (Richie Benaud), 8-265 (Ken Mackay), 9-285 (Ian Johnson), 285 (Gil Langley).
Extras 0b, 2lb, 0w, 0nb, 0pen) 2
Total (for 10 wickets, 146.1 ovs) 285


Bowling O M R W Extras
Brian Statham359702 (0w,0nb)
Fred Trueman286542 (0w,0nb)
Trevor Bailey3412722 (0w,0nb)
Jim Laker29.110473 (0w,0nb)
Johnny Wardle207401 (0w,0nb)


England

    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Peter Richardsonc Gil Langley b Keith Miller9-41--
2. Colin Cowdreyc Richie Benaud b Ken Mackay23-975-
3. Tom Graveney b Keith Miller5-12--
*4. Peter May b Richie Benaud63-1508-
5. Willie Watsonc Richie Benaud b Keith Miller6-49--
6. Trevor Bailey b Keith Miller32-1352-
+7. Godfrey Evansst Gil Langley b Richie Benaud0-3--
8. Jim Laker b Ron Archer12-501-
9. Johnny Wardlec Gil Langley b Ron Archer0-3--
10. Fred Truemanc Gil Langley b Keith Miller7-51-
11. Brian Stathamnot out 0-2--

FOW 1-22 (Peter Richardson), 2-32 (Tom Graveney), 3-60 (Colin Cowdrey), 4-87 (Willie Watson), 5-128 (Peter May), 6-128 (Godfrey Evans), 7-161 (Jim Laker), 8-161 (Johnny Wardle), 9-170 (Fred Trueman), 171 (Trevor Bailey).
Extras 0b, 14lb, 0w, 0nb, 0pen) 14
Total (for 10 wickets, 82 ovs) 171


Bowling O M R W Extras
Keith Miller34.19725 (0w,0nb)
Pat Crawford4.5240 (0w,0nb)
Ron Archer239472 (0w,0nb)
Ken Mackay113151 (0w,0nb)
Richie Benaud92192 (0w,0nb)


Australia

    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Colin McDonaldc Colin Cowdrey b Trevor Bailey26-494-
2. Jim Burkec Tom Graveney b Fred Trueman16-951-
3. Neil Harveyc Trevor Bailey b Fred Trueman10-102-
4. Peter Burge b Fred Trueman14-461-
5. Ken Mackayc Godfrey Evans b Brian Statham31-2053-
6. Ron Archerc Godfrey Evans b Trevor Bailey1-30--
7. Keith Millerc Godfrey Evans b Fred Trueman30-543-
8. Richie Benaudc Godfrey Evans b Fred Trueman97-140141
*9. Ian Johnsonlbw b Trevor Bailey17-452-
+10. Gil Langleynot out 7-23--
11. Pat Crawfordlbw b Trevor Bailey0-2--

FOW 1-36 (Colin McDonald), 2-47 (Neil Harvey), 3-69 (Jim Burke), 4-70 (Peter Burge), 5-79 (Ron Archer), 6-112 (Keith Miller), 7-229 (Ken Mackay), 8-243 (Richie Benaud), 9-257 (Ian Johnson), 257 (Pat Crawford).
Extras 2b, 2lb, 0w, 4nb, 0pen) 8
Total (for 10 wickets, 92.5 ovs) 257


Bowling O M R W Extras
Brian Statham265591 (0w,0nb)
Fred Trueman282905 (0w,0nb)
Trevor Bailey24.58644 (0w,0nb)
Jim Laker73170 (0w,0nb)
Johnny Wardle72190 (0w,0nb)


England

    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Peter Richardsonc Gil Langley b Ron Archer21-603-
2. Colin Cowdreylbw b Richie Benaud27-1952-
3. Tom Graveneyc Gil Langley b Keith Miller18-701-
4. Willie Watson b Keith Miller18-472-
*5. Peter Mayc Gil Langley b Keith Miller53-1257-
6. Trevor Baileyc Neil Harvey b Ron Archer18-722-
+7. Godfrey Evansc Gil Langley b Keith Miller20-203-
8. Jim Lakerc Gil Langley b Ron Archer4-101-
9. Johnny Wardle b Keith Miller0-15--
10. Fred Trueman b Ron Archer2-15--
11. Brian Stathamnot out 0-5--

FOW 1-35 (Peter Richardson), 2-59 (Tom Graveney), 3-89 (Willie Watson), 4-91 (Colin Cowdrey), 5-142 (Trevor Bailey), 6-175 (Godfrey Evans), 7-180 (Peter May), 8-184 (Jim Laker), 9-184 (Johnny Wardle), 186 (Fred Trueman).
Extras 0b, 5lb, 0w, 0nb, 0pen) 5
Total (for 10 wickets, 99.2 ovs) 186


Bowling O M R W Extras
Keith Miller3612805 (0w,0nb)
Ron Archer31.28714 (0w,0nb)
Richie Benaud2814271 (0w,0nb)
Ian Johnson4230 (0w,0nb)




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