Australia tour of England and Scotland, 1997 / Scorecard

Kent 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
TR Ward c †Berry b Kasprowicz 0 2 3 0 0 0.00
ET Smith c Lee b Kasprowicz 0 23 10 0 0 0.00
AP Wells c †Berry b Kasprowicz 0 11 9 0 0 0.00
WJ House c Langer b Kasprowicz 16 51 38 4 0 42.10
BJ Phillips c ME Waugh b Young 25 68 54 5 0 46.29
MA Ealham c SR Waugh b Bevan 30 51 35 4 1 85.71
MV Fleming c †Berry b Lee 67 91 79 14 0 84.81
SA Marsh*† not out 35 81 74 7 0 47.29
PA Strang c Langer b Lee 0 7 9 0 0 0.00
JBD Thompson c Ponting b Lee 0 8 4 0 0 0.00
AP Igglesden c †Berry b Lee 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 2, nb 26) 28
Total (all out; 50.3 overs; 200 mins) 201 (3.98 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-2 (Ward), 2-6 (Wells), 3-15 (Smith), 4-46 (House), 5-77 (Phillips), 6-107 (Ealham), 7-197 (Fleming), 8-201 (Strang), 9-201 (Thompson), 10-201 (Igglesden)
Bowling O M R W Econ
MS Kasprowicz 15 4 72 4 4.80 (8nb)
S Young 11 3 46 1 4.18 (3nb)
S Lee 10.3 4 27 4 2.57
MG Bevan 11 1 49 1 4.45 (2nb)
GS Blewett 3 1 5 0 1.66
Australians 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MJ Slater lbw b Igglesden 14 20 17 3 0 82.35
JL Langer c †Marsh b Igglesden 20 32 20 3 0 100.00
GS Blewett run out 0 8 6 0 0 0.00
ME Waugh c †Marsh b Igglesden 1 9 4 0 0 25.00
SR Waugh* c †Marsh b Strang 154 280 227 26 0 67.84
RT Ponting b Ealham 32 66 60 5 0 53.33
MG Bevan c Ward b Phillips 55 139 99 7 0 55.55
S Young c †Marsh b Phillips 0 8 5 0 0 0.00
S Lee c †Marsh b Phillips 1 12 11 0 0 9.09
DS Berry c House b Thompson 12 28 30 1 0 40.00
MS Kasprowicz not out 12 15 12 2 0 100.00
Extras (b 7, w 1, nb 6) 14
Total (all out; 81.1 overs; 313 mins) 315 (3.88 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-29 (Slater), 2-31 (Blewett), 3-35 (Langer), 4-40 (ME Waugh), 5-106 (Ponting), 6-264 (Bevan), 7-266 (Young), 8-268 (Lee), 9-288 (Berry), 10-315 (SR Waugh)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AP Igglesden 16 2 56 3 3.50 (1w)
BJ Phillips 15 1 57 3 3.80
MA Ealham 14 3 63 1 4.50 (3nb)
JBD Thompson 11 1 61 1 5.54
PA Strang 20.1 4 44 1 2.18
MV Fleming 5 0 27 0 5.40
Kent 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
TR Ward c Blewett b Bevan 68 192 171 11 0 39.76
ET Smith lbw b ME Waugh 46 122 92 7 0 50.00
AP Wells c †Berry b Young 65 132 104 12 0 62.50
WJ House b Lee 20 25 22 4 0 90.90
MA Ealham c Ponting b Kasprowicz 85 156 118 14 0 72.03
BJ Phillips c SR Waugh b Kasprowicz 0 5 4 0 0 0.00
MV Fleming c †Berry b Lee 29 41 37 5 0 78.37
SA Marsh*† c Kasprowicz b Lee 5 13 10 1 0 50.00
PA Strang c Ponting b Lee 2 12 10 0 0 20.00
JBD Thompson c Ponting b Kasprowicz 3 19 15 0 0 20.00
AP Igglesden not out 2 25 11 0 0 18.18
Extras (b 4, lb 2, nb 12) 18
Total (all out; 98 overs; 375 mins) 343 (3.50 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-99 (Smith), 2-159 (Ward), 3-200 (House), 4-233 (Wells), 5-234 (Phillips), 6-285 (Fleming), 7-303 (Marsh), 8-307 (Strang), 9-318 (Thompson), 10-343 (Ealham)
Bowling O M R W Econ
MS Kasprowicz 24 4 89 3 3.70 (5nb)
S Young 15 7 40 1 2.66 (1nb)
S Lee 25 7 86 4 3.44
GS Blewett 5 2 26 0 5.20
ME Waugh 12 5 30 1 2.50
MG Bevan 17 2 66 1 3.88
Australians 2nd innings (target: 230 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
JL Langer c †Marsh b Thompson 22 57 42 3 0 52.38
MJ Slater b Fleming 47 88 61 10 0 77.04
GS Blewett c †Marsh b Thompson 18 25 20 4 0 90.00
ME Waugh c Smith b Strang 35 45 41 7 0 85.36
RT Ponting not out 56 116 85 8 0 65.88
MG Bevan not out 47 75 64 8 0 73.43
Extras (lb 2, nb 4) 6
Total (4 wickets; 51.5 overs; 205 mins) 231 (4.45 runs per over)
Did not bat SR Waugh*, S Young, S Lee, DS Berry, MS Kasprowicz
Fall of wickets 1-67 (Langer), 2-91 (Blewett), 3-95 (Slater), 4-141 (ME Waugh)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AP Igglesden 5 0 28 0 5.60
MA Ealham 5 1 19 0 3.80 (2nb)
BJ Phillips 6 2 36 0 6.00
JBD Thompson 12 3 58 2 4.83
MV Fleming 11 2 22 1 2.00
PA Strang 10 0 42 1 4.20
WJ House 2.5 0 24 0 8.47
Match details
Toss Kent, who chose to bat
Player of the match SR Waugh (Australians)
Umpires MJ Harris and JW Holder
Close of play
Sat, 16 Aug - day 1 - Australians 1st innings 207/5 (SR Waugh 94*, MG Bevan 37*, 47 ov)
Sun, 17 Aug - day 2 - Kent 2nd innings 234/5 (MA Ealham 17*, 69.5 ov)
Mon, 18 Aug - day 3 - Australians 2nd innings 231/4 (51.5 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Lunch: Kent 343
  • Tea: Australians 138/3 (ME Waugh 35*, Ponting 12*)
 
Feedback Print this page
Tour Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 21-23, 1997
England won by 19 runs
Kent v Australians at Canterbury - Aug 16-18, 1997
Australians won by 6 wickets
England v Australia at Nottingham - Aug 7-10, 1997
Australia won by 264 runs
Somerset v Australians at Taunton - Aug 1-4, 1997
Match drawn
England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 24-28, 1997
Australia won by an innings and 61 runs
More results »

Photos

Aug 16, 1997

Paul Strang bowls against the touring Australians, Kent v Australians, Canterbury, 1st day, August 16, 1997

Paul Strang bowls against the touring Australians

© Getty Images