The Ashes - 5th Test

England v Australia

England won by 226 runs

Partnerships - England 2nd innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 23 C Milburn JH Edrich - 1/23
2nd 30 JH Edrich ER Dexter 1/23 2/53
3rd 14 ER Dexter MC Cowdrey 2/53 3/67
4th 23 TW Graveney MC Cowdrey 3/67 4/90
5th 24 BL D'Oliveira MC Cowdrey 4/90 5/114
6th 12 MC Cowdrey APE Knott 5/114 6/126
7th 23 R Illingworth APE Knott 6/126 7/149
8th 30 JA Snow APE Knott 7/149 8/179
9th 0 APE Knott DL Underwood 8/179 9/179
10th 2 DJ Brown DL Underwood 9/179 10/181
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
2 2nd 129 IR Redpath WM Lawry 1/7 2/136
1 4th 125 TW Graveney JH Edrich 3/113 4/238
1 5th 121 JH Edrich BL D'Oliveira 4/238 5/359
1 6th 62 APE Knott BL D'Oliveira 5/359 6/421
1 2nd 56 ER Dexter JH Edrich 1/28 2/84
2 7th 49 GD McKenzie WM Lawry 6/188 7/237
4 6th 45 BN Jarman RJ Inverarity 5/65 6/110
1 7th 37 R Illingworth BL D'Oliveira 6/421 7/458
4 5th 36 AP Sheahan RJ Inverarity 4/29 5/65
2 9th 33 JW Gleeson AA Mallett 8/269 9/302
2 8th 32 WM Lawry AA Mallett 7/237 8/269
3 8th 30 JA Snow APE Knott 7/149 8/179
3 2nd 30 JH Edrich ER Dexter 1/23 2/53
1 3rd 29 MC Cowdrey JH Edrich 2/84 3/113
1 1st 28 C Milburn JH Edrich - 1/28
3 5th 24 BL D'Oliveira MC Cowdrey 4/90 5/114
2 5th 24 AP Sheahan WM Lawry 4/161 5/185
3 7th 23 R Illingworth APE Knott 6/126 7/149
3 4th 23 TW Graveney MC Cowdrey 3/67 4/90
3 1st 23 C Milburn JH Edrich - 1/23
2 10th 22 AN Connolly AA Mallett 9/302 10/324
1 9th 21 BL D'Oliveira DL Underwood 8/468 9/489
2 3rd 15 IM Chappell WM Lawry 2/136 3/151
3 3rd 14 ER Dexter MC Cowdrey 2/53 3/67
3 6th 12 MC Cowdrey APE Knott 5/114 6/126
4 9th 10 JW Gleeson RJ Inverarity 8/110 9/120
4 4th 10 KD Walters RJ Inverarity 3/19 4/29
2 4th 10 KD Walters WM Lawry 3/151 4/161
1 8th 10 JA Snow BL D'Oliveira 7/458 8/468
4 2nd 9 IR Redpath RJ Inverarity 1/4 2/13
2 1st 7 RJ Inverarity WM Lawry - 1/7
4 3rd 6 IM Chappell RJ Inverarity 2/13 3/19
4 10th 5 RJ Inverarity AN Connolly 9/120 10/125
1 10th 5 DJ Brown DL Underwood 9/489 10/494
4 1st 4 WM Lawry RJ Inverarity - 1/4
2 6th 3 BN Jarman WM Lawry 5/185 6/188
3 10th 2 DJ Brown DL Underwood 9/179 10/181
4 8th 0 GD McKenzie RJ Inverarity 7/110 8/110
4 7th 0 AA Mallett RJ Inverarity 6/110 7/110
3 9th 0 APE Knott DL Underwood 8/179 9/179
Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 22-27, 1968
England won by 226 runs
England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 25-30, 1968
Match drawn
England v Australia at Birmingham - Jul 11-16, 1968
Match drawn
England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 20-25, 1968
Match drawn
England v Australia at Manchester - Jun 6-11, 1968
Australia won by 159 runs
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Photos

Aug 27, 1968

Mopping operations begin after rain interrupts play, England v Australia, 5th Test, The Oval, 5th day, August 27, 1968

Mopping operations begin after rain interrupts play

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Aug 27, 1968

Derek Underwood traps John Inverarity lbw to secure a dramatic win, England v Australia, 5th Test, The Oval, August 27, 1968

Derek Underwood traps John Inverarity lbw to secure a dramatic win

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