The Ashes - 4th Test

Australia v England

England won by 12 runs

Partnerships - Australia 2nd innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 31 5.5 5.31 MJ Slater MA Taylor - 1/31 (5.5)
2nd 10 5.0 2.00 MA Taylor JL Langer 1/31 (5.5) 2/41 (10.5)
3rd 62 16.0 3.87 JL Langer ME Waugh 2/41 (10.5) 3/103 (26.5)
4th 27 7.0 3.85 ME Waugh SR Waugh 3/103 (26.5) 4/130 (33.5)
5th 10 2.1 4.61 DS Lehmann SR Waugh 4/130 (33.5) 5/140 (35.6)
6th 0 1.2 0.00 IA Healy SR Waugh 5/140 (35.6) 6/140 (37.2)
7th 0 0.3 0.00 DW Fleming SR Waugh 6/140 (37.2) 7/140 (37.5)
8th 21 8.0 2.62 MJ Nicholson SR Waugh 7/140 (37.5) 8/161 (45.5)
9th 1 0.3 2.00 SCG MacGill SR Waugh 8/161 (45.5) 9/162 (46.2)
10th 0 0.2 0.00 GD McGrath SR Waugh 9/162 (46.2) 10/162 (46.4)
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1 4th 119 28.5 4.12 AJ Stewart MR Ramprakash 3/81 (22.5) 4/200 (51.4)
2 9th 88 21.1 4.15 SCG MacGill SR Waugh 8/252 (76.6) 9/340 (98.1)
1 3rd 77 20.0 3.85 N Hussain AJ Stewart 2/4 (2.5) 3/81 (22.5)
2 3rd 72 19.3 3.69 ME Waugh JL Langer 2/26 (10.1) 3/98 (29.4)
4 3rd 62 16.0 3.87 JL Langer ME Waugh 2/41 (10.5) 3/103 (26.5)
2 6th 58 15.3 3.74 IA Healy SR Waugh 5/151 (46.2) 6/209 (61.5)
3 2nd 56 16.0 3.50 MA Butcher AJ Stewart 1/5 (1.5) 2/61 (17.5)
3 6th 51 16.5 3.02 N Hussain GA Hick 5/127 (46.2) 6/178 (63.1)
3 5th 49 16.5 2.91 MR Ramprakash N Hussain 4/78 (29.3) 5/127 (46.2)
1 7th 38 14.4 2.59 DW Headley GA Hick 6/206 (56.1) 7/244 (70.5)
4 1st 31 5.5 5.31 MJ Slater MA Taylor - 1/31 (5.5)
2 4th 29 11.0 2.63 JL Langer SR Waugh 3/98 (29.4) 4/127 (40.4)
4 4th 27 7.0 3.85 ME Waugh SR Waugh 3/103 (26.5) 4/130 (33.5)
2 7th 26 9.4 2.68 DW Fleming SR Waugh 6/209 (61.5) 7/235 (71.3)
3 7th 24 6.5 3.51 WK Hegg GA Hick 6/178 (63.1) 7/202 (69.6)
2 5th 24 5.4 4.23 DS Lehmann SR Waugh 4/127 (40.4) 5/151 (46.2)
3 10th 23 5.1 4.45 AD Mullally ARC Fraser 9/221 (75.1) 10/244 (80.2)
1 8th 22 3.0 7.33 GA Hick D Gough 7/244 (70.5) 8/266 (73.5)
4 8th 21 8.0 2.62 MJ Nicholson SR Waugh 7/140 (37.5) 8/161 (45.5)
3 8th 19 4.2 4.38 D Gough GA Hick 7/202 (69.6) 8/221 (74.2)
2 8th 17 5.3 3.09 MJ Nicholson SR Waugh 7/235 (71.3) 8/252 (76.6)
2 2nd 13 5.4 2.29 MA Taylor JL Langer 1/13 (4.3) 2/26 (10.1)
2 1st 13 4.3 2.88 MJ Slater MA Taylor - 1/13 (4.3)
3 4th 12 5.2 2.25 AJ Stewart N Hussain 3/66 (24.1) 4/78 (29.3)
4 5th 10 2.1 4.61 DS Lehmann SR Waugh 4/130 (33.5) 5/140 (35.6)
4 2nd 10 5.0 2.00 MA Taylor JL Langer 1/31 (5.5) 2/41 (10.5)
3 3rd 5 6.2 0.78 DW Headley AJ Stewart 2/61 (17.5) 3/66 (24.1)
3 1st 5 1.5 2.72 MA Atherton AJ Stewart - 1/5 (1.5)
1 9th 4 1.2 3.00 D Gough ARC Fraser 8/266 (73.5) 9/270 (75.1)
1 6th 4 3.2 1.20 WK Hegg GA Hick 5/202 (52.5) 6/206 (56.1)
1 2nd 4 2.0 2.00 MA Butcher AJ Stewart 1/0 (0.5) 2/4 (2.5)
1 5th 2 1.1 1.71 MR Ramprakash GA Hick 4/200 (51.4) 5/202 (52.5)
4 9th 1 0.3 2.00 SCG MacGill SR Waugh 8/161 (45.5) 9/162 (46.2)
4 10th 0 0.2 0.00 GD McGrath SR Waugh 9/162 (46.2) 10/162 (46.4)
4 7th 0 0.3 0.00 DW Fleming SR Waugh 6/140 (37.2) 7/140 (37.5)
4 6th 0 1.2 0.00 IA Healy SR Waugh 5/140 (35.6) 6/140 (37.2)
3 9th 0 0.5 0.00 GA Hick ARC Fraser 8/221 (74.2) 9/221 (75.1)
2 10th 0 0.2 0.00 GD McGrath SR Waugh 9/340 (98.1) 10/340 (98.3)
1 10th 0 0.5 0.00 AD Mullally ARC Fraser 9/270 (75.1) 10/270 (75.6)
1 1st 0 0.5 0.00 MA Atherton AJ Stewart - 1/0 (0.5)
Series Results
Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 2-5, 1999
Australia won by 98 runs
Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 26-29, 1998
England won by 12 runs
Australia v England at Adelaide - Dec 11-15, 1998
Australia won by 205 runs
Australia v England at Perth - Nov 28-30, 1998
Australia won by 7 wickets
Australia v England at Brisbane - Nov 20-24, 1998
Match drawn
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Photos

Dec 30, 1998

Darren Gough and Dean Headley splash water on photographers at the team hotel after England's win in Melbourne, December 30, 1998

Darren Gough and Dean Headley splash water on photographers at the team hotel after England's win in Melbourne

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Dec 29, 1998

Dean Headley traps Damien Fleming leg before for a duck, Australia v England, 4th Test, Melbourne, 4th day, December 29, 1998

Dean Headley traps Damien Fleming leg before for a duck

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