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Scorecard - The Ashes: 4th Test, 1956


England v Australia @ Old Trafford, Manchester
26, 27, 28, 30, 31 July 1956 (five-day match)

Toss: England (bat)
Umpires: DE Davies, FS Lee
Match Result: England won by an innings and 170 runs

England

    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Peter Richardsonc Len Maddocks b Richie Benaud104-22211-
2. Colin Cowdreyc Len Maddocks b Ray Lindwall80-19011-
3. David Sheppard b Ron Archer113-295141
*4. Peter Mayc Ron Archer b Richie Benaud43-1116-
5. Trevor Bailey b Ian Johnson20-432-
6. Cyril Washbrooklbw b Ian Johnson6-81-
7. Alan Oakmanc Ron Archer b Ian Johnson10-111-
+8. Godfrey Evansst Len Maddocks b Ian Johnson47-2952
9. Jim Lakerrun out ( > > )3-10--
10. Tony Locknot out 25-441-
11. Brian Stathamc Len Maddocks b Ray Lindwall0-4--

FOW 1-174 (Colin Cowdrey), 2-195 (Peter Richardson), 3-288 (Peter May), 4-321 (Trevor Bailey), 5-327 (Cyril Washbrook), 6-339 (Alan Oakman), 7-401 (Godfrey Evans), 8-417 (Jim Laker), 9-458 (David Sheppard), 459 (Brian Statham).
Extras 2b, 5lb, 1w, 0nb, 0pen) 8
Total (for 10 wickets, 158.3 ovs) 459


Bowling O M R W Extras
Ray Lindwall21.36632 (0w,0nb)
Keith Miller216410 (0w,0nb)
Ron Archer226731 (0w,0nb)
Ian Johnson47101514 (0w,0nb)
Richie Benaud47171232 (0w,0nb)


Australia

    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Colin McDonaldc Tony Lock b Jim Laker32-805-
2. Jim Burkec Colin Cowdrey b Tony Lock22-1022-
3. Neil Harvey b Jim Laker0-2--
4. Ian Craiglbw b Jim Laker8-221-
5. Keith Millerc Alan Oakman b Jim Laker6-15-1
6. Ken Mackayc Alan Oakman b Jim Laker0-2--
7. Ron Archerst Godfrey Evans b Jim Laker6-121-
8. Richie Benaudc Brian Statham b Jim Laker0-2--
9. Ray Lindwallnot out 6-141-
+10. Len Maddocks b Jim Laker4-7--
*11. Ian Johnson b Jim Laker0-2--

FOW 1-48 (Colin McDonald), 2-48 (Neil Harvey), 3-62 (Jim Burke), 4-62 (Ian Craig), 5-62 (Ken Mackay), 6-73 (Keith Miller), 7-73 (Richie Benaud), 8-78 (Ron Archer), 9-84 (Len Maddocks), 84 (Ian Johnson).
Extras 0b, 0lb, 0w, 0nb, 0pen) 0
Total (for 10 wickets, 40.4 ovs) 84


Bowling O M R W Extras
Brian Statham6360 (0w,0nb)
Trevor Bailey4340 (0w,0nb)
Jim Laker16.44379 (0w,0nb)
Tony Lock143371 (0w,0nb)


Australia

    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Colin McDonaldc Alan Oakman b Jim Laker89-33710-
2. Jim Burkec Tony Lock b Jim Laker33-1054-
3. Neil Harveyc Colin Cowdrey b Jim Laker0-1--
4. Ian Craiglbw b Jim Laker38-2595-
5. Ken Mackayc Alan Oakman b Jim Laker0-6--
6. Keith Miller b Jim Laker0-15--
7. Ron Archerc Alan Oakman b Jim Laker0-10--
8. Richie Benaud b Jim Laker18-1053-
9. Ray Lindwallc Tony Lock b Jim Laker8-411-
*10. Ian Johnsonnot out 1-25--
+11. Len Maddockslbw b Jim Laker2-6--

FOW 1-28 (Neil Harvey), 2-55 (Jim Burke), 3-114 (Ian Craig), 4-124 (Ken Mackay), 5-130 (Keith Miller), 6-130 (Ron Archer), 7-181 (Colin McDonald), 8-198 (Richie Benaud), 9-203 (Ray Lindwall), 205 (Len Maddocks).
Extras 12b, 4lb, 0w, 0nb, 0pen) 16
Total (for 10 wickets, 150.2 ovs) 205


Bowling O M R W Extras
Brian Statham1610150 (0w,0nb)
Trevor Bailey208310 (0w,0nb)
Jim Laker51.2235310 (0w,0nb)
Tony Lock5530690 (0w,0nb)
Alan Oakman83210 (0w,0nb)




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