The Ashes - 1st Test

Australia v England

Australia won by 8 wickets

Partnerships - England 1st innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 16 CA Milton PE Richardson - 1/16
2nd 0 PE Richardson TW Graveney 1/16 2/16
3rd 46 TW Graveney PBH May 2/16 3/62
4th 13 PBH May MC Cowdrey 3/62 4/75
5th 4 MC Cowdrey TE Bailey 4/75 5/79
6th 4 TG Evans TE Bailey 5/79 6/83
7th 9 GAR Lock TE Bailey 6/83 7/92
8th 20 JC Laker TE Bailey 7/92 8/112
9th 4 JB Statham TE Bailey 8/112 9/116
10th 18 TE Bailey PJ Loader 9/116 10/134
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
4 3rd 89* JW Burke NC O'Neill 2/58 2/147 (51.7)
3 3rd 62 TW Graveney TE Bailey 2/34 3/96
2 1st 55 JW Burke CC McDonald - 1/55
3 5th 51 MC Cowdrey TE Bailey 4/102 5/153
1 3rd 46 TW Graveney PBH May 2/16 3/62
4 2nd 38 RN Harvey JW Burke 1/20 2/58
3 1st 28 PE Richardson CA Milton - 1/28
2 5th 28 KD Mackay NC O'Neill 4/94 5/122
2 7th 26 R Benaud AK Davidson 6/136 7/162
2 3rd 23 RN Harvey NC O'Neill 2/65 3/88
3 8th 21 JC Laker TE Bailey 7/169 8/190
4 1st 20 CC McDonald JW Burke - 1/20
1 8th 20 JC Laker TE Bailey 7/92 8/112
1 10th 18 TE Bailey PJ Loader 9/116 10/134
1 1st 16 CA Milton PE Richardson - 1/16
2 6th 14 NC O'Neill R Benaud 5/122 6/136
2 9th 13 I Meckiff AK Davidson 8/165 9/178
1 4th 13 PBH May MC Cowdrey 3/62 4/75
2 2nd 10 CC McDonald RN Harvey 1/55 2/65
1 7th 9 GAR Lock TE Bailey 6/83 7/92
3 9th 8 TE Bailey JB Statham 8/190 9/198
3 7th 8 GAR Lock TE Bailey 6/161 7/169
3 6th 8 TG Evans TE Bailey 5/153 6/161
2 10th 8 AK Davidson LF Kline 9/178 10/186
3 4th 6 PBH May TE Bailey 3/96 4/102
3 2nd 6 CA Milton TE Bailey 1/28 2/34
2 4th 6 PJP Burge NC O'Neill 3/88 4/94
1 9th 4 JB Statham TE Bailey 8/112 9/116
1 6th 4 TG Evans TE Bailey 5/79 6/83
1 5th 4 MC Cowdrey TE Bailey 4/75 5/79
2 8th 3 ATW Grout AK Davidson 7/162 8/165
3 10th 0 JB Statham PJ Loader 9/198 10/198
1 2nd 0 PE Richardson TW Graveney 1/16 2/16
Series Results
Australia v England at Melbourne - Feb 13-18, 1959
Australia won by 9 wickets
Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 30-Feb 5, 1959
Australia won by 10 wickets
Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 9-15, 1959
Match drawn
Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 31, 1958 - Jan 5, 1959
Australia won by 8 wickets
Australia v England at Brisbane - Dec 5-10, 1958
Australia won by 8 wickets
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Photos

Dec 6, 1958

The morning after a wretched collapse, The Daily Mirror, December 6, 1958

The morning after a wretched collapse

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