Australian cricket team in England in 1905

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The Australian cricket team in England in 1905 played 35 first-class matches including 5 Tests. Australia was captained by Joe Darling. The England captain in all five Tests was Stanley Jackson.

The touring team[edit | edit source]

  • Joe Darling (captain)
  • Monty Noble (vice-captain)
  • Warwick Armstrong
  • Tibby Cotter
  • Reggie Duff
  • Algy Gehrs
  • Syd Gregory
  • Clem Hill
  • Bert Hopkins
  • Bill Howell
  • Jim Kelly
  • Frank Laver
  • Charlie McLeod
  • Phil Newland
  • Victor Trumper

Laver was the player-manager, assisted by Newland.[1]

Test series summary[edit | edit source]

First Test[edit | edit source]

29–31 May 1905
v
148 (51.2 overs)
Dick Lilley 35
Frank Laver 7/46 (21.2 overs)
155 (54.4 overs)
Clem Hill 35
Stanley Jackson 4/32 (13.4 overs)
396/7d (140 overs)
Archie MacLaren 126
Frank Laver 3/94 (29 overs)
226 (76.3 overs)
Joe Darling 61
Bernard Bosanquet 8/92 (30.3 overs)
England won by 163 runs
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
Umpires: John Carlin and Jim Phillips
  • England won the toss and elected to bat.

References[edit | edit source]

  1. "Australia to England 1905". Test Cricket Tours. Retrieved 26 May 2018. 

External links[edit | edit source]

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