1920-1921 The Ashes - 2nd Test - Melbourne Standard Scorecard   
Match Date: 31st December, 1920  
Venue: Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
Toss: Australia  
Result: Australia won by an innings and 91 runs
Player of Match: No Award

Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
H L Collins c Hearne b Howell 64  115  6  0 55.65  12.83%
W Bardsley c †Strudwick b Woolley 51  89  5  0 57.30  10.22%
R L Park b Howell 0  1  0  0 0.00
J M Taylor c Woolley b Parkin 68  108  5  0 62.96  13.63%
W W Armstrong* lbw b Douglas 39  64  1  0 60.94  7.82%
C E Kelleway c †Strudwick b Howell 9  24  0  0 37.50  1.80%
C E Pellew b Parkin 116  186  8  0 62.37  23.25%
J Ryder c Woolley b Douglas 13  61  0  0 21.31  2.61%
J M Gregory c Russell b Woolley 100  115  12  0 86.96  20.04%
W A S Oldfield c & b Rhodes 24  50  3  0 48.00  4.81%
A A Mailey not out 8  12  0  0 66.67  1.60%
Extras (b 1, lb 3, w 1, nb 2) 7  
Total All Out   (137.3 overs @ 3.63 rpo) 499  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-116  Collins   2-116  Park   3-118  Bardsley   4-194  Armstrong   
5-220  Kelleway   6-251  Taylor   7-282  Ryder   8-455  Pellew   
9-469  Gregory   10-499  Oldfield   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
H Howell 37.0 5 142 3 3.84  30.00%
J W H Douglas 24.0 1 83 2 3.46  20.00%
C H Parkin 27.0 0 116 2 4.30  20.00%
J W Hearne 14.0 0 38 0 2.71
F E Woolley 27.0 8 87 2 3.22  20.00%
W Rhodes 8.3 1 26 1 3.06  10.00%
 
England 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
J B Hobbs c Ryder b Gregory 122  218  9  0 55.96  48.61%
W Rhodes b Gregory 7  15  0  0 46.67  2.79%
J W H Makepeace lbw b Armstrong 4  11  0  0 36.36  1.59%
E H Hendren c Taylor b Gregory 67  146  3  0 45.89  26.69%
C A G Russell c Collins b Gregory 0  1  0  0 0.00
F E Woolley b Gregory 5  12  0  0 41.67  1.99%
J W H Douglas* lbw b Gregory 15  51  0  0 29.41  5.98%
C H Parkin c Mailey b Gregory 4  8  1  0 50.00  1.59%
H Strudwick not out 21  37  0  0 56.76  8.37%
H Howell st †Oldfield b Armstrong 5  25  0  0 20.00  1.99%
J W Hearne absent ill            
Extras (nb 1) 1  
Total All Out   (87.3 overs @ 2.87 rpo) 251  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-20  Rhodes   2-32  Makepeace   3-174  Hendren   4-185  Russell   
5-201  Woolley   6-208  Hobbs   7-213  Parkin   8-232  Douglas   
9-251  Howell   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
J M Gregory 20.0 1 69 7 3.45  70.00%
C E Kelleway 19.0 1 54 0 2.84
W W Armstrong 24.3 8 50 2 2.04  20.00%
J Ryder 14.0 2 31 0 2.21
R L Park 1.0 0 9 0 9.00
H L Collins 9.0 0 37 0 4.11
 
England 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
J B Hobbs b Kelleway 20  37  2  0 54.05  12.74%
W Rhodes c Collins b Armstrong 28  90  0  0 31.11  17.83%
J W H Makepeace c Gregory b Armstrong 4  36  0  0 11.11  2.55%
E H Hendren c & b Collins 1  12  0  0 8.33  0.64%
C A G Russell c Armstrong b Collins 5  16  0  0 31.25  3.18%
F E Woolley b Ryder 50  112  3  0 44.64  31.85%
J W H Douglas* b Gregory 9  38  1  0 23.68  5.73%
H Strudwick c †Oldfield b Armstrong 24  40  1  0 60.00  15.29%
C H Parkin c Taylor b Armstrong 9  24  1  0 37.50  5.73%
H Howell not out 0  8  0  0 0.00
J W Hearne absent ill            
Extras (b 3, lb 3, nb 1) 7  
Total All Out   (67.2 overs @ 2.33 rpo) 157  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-36  Hobbs   2-53  Makepeace   3-54  Hendren   4-58  Rhodes   
5-70  Russell   6-104  Douglas   7-141  Strudwick   8-151  Woolley   
9-157  Parkin   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
J M Gregory 12.0 0 32 1 2.67  10.00%
C E Kelleway 12.0 1 25 1 2.08  10.00%
W W Armstrong 15.2 5 26 4 1.70  40.00%
J Ryder 10.0 2 17 1 1.70  10.00%
H L Collins 17.0 5 47 2 2.76  20.00%
C E Pellew 1.0 0 3 0 3.00
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - Australia 1st innings 282/6 (CE Pellew 33*, J Ryder 13*)
Day 2 - England 1st innings 93/2 (JB Hobbs 53*, EH Hendren 29*)
Day 3 - England 2nd innings 76/5 (FE Woolley 15*, JWHT Douglas 0*)
Day 4 - England 2nd Innings 157, 67.2 overs - end of match