The Ashes - 5th Test

England v Australia

England won by 103 runs

Partnerships - Australia 2nd innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 7 J Dyson GM Wood - 1/7
2nd 17 GM Wood KJ Hughes 1/7 2/24
3rd 95 KJ Hughes GN Yallop 2/24 3/119
4th 79 GN Yallop AR Border 3/119 4/198
5th 8 MF Kent AR Border 4/198 5/206
6th 90 RW Marsh AR Border 5/206 6/296
7th 26 RJ Bright AR Border 6/296 7/322
8th 51 DK Lillee AR Border 7/322 8/373
9th 5 TM Alderman AR Border 8/373 9/378
10th 24 MR Whitney AR Border 9/378 10/402
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
3 6th 149 IT Botham CJ Tavare 5/104 6/253
4 3rd 95 KJ Hughes GN Yallop 2/24 3/119
4 6th 90 RW Marsh AR Border 5/206 6/296
4 4th 79 GN Yallop AR Border 3/119 4/198
3 8th 74 APE Knott JE Emburey 7/282 8/356
3 2nd 72 G Boycott CJ Tavare 1/7 2/79
1 10th 56 RGD Willis PJW Allott 9/175 10/231
4 8th 51 DK Lillee AR Border 7/322 8/373
1 5th 47 MW Gatting CJ Tavare 4/62 5/109
2 7th 45 MF Kent RJ Bright 6/59 7/104
3 9th 40 JE Emburey PJW Allott 8/356 9/396
1 9th 38 CJ Tavare PJW Allott 8/137 9/175
2 5th 34 AR Border MF Kent 4/24 5/58
1 3rd 32 DI Gower CJ Tavare 2/25 3/57
3 7th 29 CJ Tavare APE Knott 6/253 7/282
4 7th 26 RJ Bright AR Border 6/296 7/322
4 10th 24 MR Whitney AR Border 9/378 10/402
1 7th 22 APE Knott CJ Tavare 6/109 7/131
2 8th 21 DK Lillee RJ Bright 7/104 8/125
2 1st 20 J Dyson GM Wood - 1/20
1 1st 19 G Boycott GA Gooch - 1/19
3 4th 18 MW Gatting CJ Tavare 3/80 4/98
4 2nd 17 GM Wood KJ Hughes 1/7 2/24
4 5th 8 MF Kent AR Border 4/198 5/206
3 10th 8 PJW Allott RGD Willis 9/396 10/404
4 1st 7 J Dyson GM Wood - 1/7
3 1st 7 GA Gooch G Boycott - 1/7
3 5th 6 JM Brearley CJ Tavare 4/98 5/104
1 8th 6 JE Emburey CJ Tavare 7/131 8/137
1 2nd 6 GA Gooch CJ Tavare 1/19 2/25
4 9th 5 TM Alderman AR Border 8/373 9/378
1 4th 5 JM Brearley CJ Tavare 3/57 4/62
2 10th 4 RJ Bright TM Alderman 9/126 10/130
2 2nd 4 KJ Hughes GM Wood 1/20 2/24
3 3rd 1 DI Gower CJ Tavare 2/79 3/80
2 9th 1 MR Whitney RJ Bright 8/125 9/126
2 6th 1 RW Marsh MF Kent 5/58 6/59
2 4th 0 GM Wood MF Kent 3/24 4/24
2 3rd 0 GN Yallop GM Wood 2/24 3/24
1 6th 0 IT Botham CJ Tavare 5/109 6/109
Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 27-Sep 1, 1981
Match drawn
England v Australia at Manchester - Aug 13-17, 1981
England won by 103 runs
England v Australia at Birmingham - Jul 30-Aug 2, 1981
England won by 29 runs
England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 16-21, 1981
England won by 18 runs
England v Australia at Lord's - Jul 2-7, 1981
Match drawn
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Dec 2, 2003

Dennis Lillee appeals, England v Australia, 5th Test, Manchester, August 13, 1981

Dennis Lillee appeals

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Aug 17, 1981

Ian Botham, Geoff Boycott, David Gower and Bob Willis after sealing the 1981 Ashes, England v Australia, 5th Test, Old Trafford, 5th day, August 17, 1981

Ian Botham, Geoff Boycott, David Gower and Bob Willis after sealing the 1981 Ashes

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