Sussex v Australians
Australia in British Isles 1948
VenueCounty Ground, Hove on 5th, 7th June 1948 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSussex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultAustralians won by an innings and 325 runs
UmpiresB Flint, JJ Hills
Close of play day 1Australians (1) 254/1 (Morris 152*, Bradman 43*)

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JG Langridgec Saggers b Lindwall5    
HW Parkslbw b Loxton4    
C Oakesb Lindwall22    
G Coxlbw b Loxton6    
J Langridgec Johnson b Loxton0    
JY Oakesb Lindwall15    
*HT Bartlettb Lindwall8    
+SC Griffithb Lindwall7    
PAH Careyb Lindwall5    
AE Jamesrun out4    
JH Cornfordnot out3    
Extras(6 lb, 1 nb)7
Total(all out, 46.4 overs)86
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-15, 3-34, 4-34, 5-56, 6-69, 7-73, 8-78, 9-81, 10-86 (46.4 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Loxton10   5133--
Ring2   090--
Toshack15   4230--

Australians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WA Brownlbw b C Oakes44    
AR Morrisc and b J Langridge184    
*DG Bradmanb Cornford109    
RR Lindwallc Griffith b Cornford57    
RN Harveynot out100    
RA Hamencelbw b C Oakes34    
IWG Johnsondid not bat 
+RA Saggersdid not bat 
SJE Loxtondid not bat 
DT Ringdid not bat 
ERH Toshackdid not bat 
Extras(10 b, 10 lb, 1 nb)21
Total(5 wickets, declared, 130 overs)549
Fall of wickets:
1-153 (Brown), 2-342 (Morris), 3-360 (Bradman), 4-453 (Lindwall), 5-549 (Hamence, 130 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Carey23   11020--
Cornford31   61222--
James26   6900--
Cox16   3540--
C Oakes15   2602--
J Langridge16   1681--
JY Oakes3   0320--

Sussex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JG Langridgec Saggers b Lindwall0    
HW Parksb Ring61    
C Oakesb Lindwall0    
G Coxc sub b Hamence16    
J Langridgelbw b Lindwall15    
JY Oakesb Lindwall1    
*HT Bartlettlbw b Ring2    
+SC Griffithb Lindwall24    
PAH Careyc Saggers b Ring0    
AE Jamesnot out3    
JH Cornfordst Saggers b Hamence1    
Extras(5 b, 9 lb, 1 w)15
Total(all out, 63.3 overs)138
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (JG Langridge), 2-2 (C Oakes), 3-24 (Cox), 4-79 (J Langridge), 5-95 (JY Oakes), 6-98 (Bartlett), 7-109 (Parks), 8-109 (Carey), 9-133 (Griffith), 10-138 (Cornford, 63.3 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lindwall15   5255--
Toshack17   1460--
Johnson11   4370--
Ring13   4423--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> AR Morris (1) passed his previous highest First-Class Matches score of 162
--> AR Morris (1) passed 3000 runs in First-Class Matches when he reached 132
--> SJE Loxton achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class Matches in the Sussex first innings (previous best was 3-70)

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