Australia tour of England, 1961 / Fall of wickets and partnerships

The Ashes - 1st Test

England v Australia

Match drawn

England 1st innings | Australia 1st innings | England 2nd innings
Partnerships - Australia 1st innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 47 CC McDonald WM Lawry - 1/47
2nd 59 WM Lawry RN Harvey 1/47 2/106
3rd 146 NC O'Neill RN Harvey 2/106 3/252
4th 47 RN Harvey PJP Burge 3/252 4/299
5th 23 PJP Burge RB Simpson 4/299 5/322
6th 59 AK Davidson RB Simpson 5/322 6/381
7th 88 RB Simpson KD Mackay 6/381 7/469
8th 32 KD Mackay R Benaud 7/469 8/501
9th 15 ATW Grout R Benaud 8/501 9/516
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
3 4th 161 ER Dexter KF Barrington 3/239 4/400
2 3rd 146 NC O'Neill RN Harvey 2/106 3/252
3 2nd 109 R Subba Row ER Dexter 1/93 2/202
3 1st 93 G Pullar R Subba Row - 1/93
2 7th 88 RB Simpson KD Mackay 6/381 7/469
2 6th 59 AK Davidson RB Simpson 5/322 6/381
2 2nd 59 WM Lawry RN Harvey 1/47 2/106
2 4th 47 RN Harvey PJP Burge 3/252 4/299
2 1st 47 CC McDonald WM Lawry - 1/47
3 3rd 37 MC Cowdrey ER Dexter 2/202 3/239
1 1st 36 G Pullar R Subba Row - 1/36
1 3rd 35 MC Cowdrey R Subba Row 2/53 3/88
1 4th 33 KF Barrington R Subba Row 3/88 4/121
2 8th 32 KD Mackay R Benaud 7/469 8/501
1 7th 31 JT Murray R Illingworth 6/122 7/153
1 9th 25 DA Allen FS Trueman 8/156 9/181
2 5th 23 PJP Burge RB Simpson 4/299 5/322
1 2nd 17 ER Dexter R Subba Row 1/36 2/53
2 9th 15 ATW Grout R Benaud 8/501 9/516
1 10th 14 FS Trueman JB Statham 9/181 10/195
1 8th 3 R Illingworth DA Allen 7/153 8/156
3 5th 1* KF Barrington MJK Smith 4/400 4/401 (154.0)
1 6th 1 R Subba Row R Illingworth 5/121 6/122
1 5th 0 MJK Smith R Subba Row 4/121 5/121
Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 17-22, 1961
Match drawn
England v Australia at Manchester - Jul 27-Aug 1, 1961
Australia won by 54 runs
England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 6-8, 1961
England won by 8 wickets
England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 22-26, 1961
Australia won by 5 wickets
England v Australia at Birmingham - Jun 8-13, 1961
Match drawn
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Photos

Jun 9, 1961

Neil Harvey drives a ball drom Ray Illingworth, England v Australia, first Test, Edgbaston, 9 June 1961

Neil Harvey drives a ball drom Ray Illingworth

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Jun 9, 1961

Norm O'Neill sweeps on his way to 82, England v Australia, 1st Test, Edgbaston, June 9, 1961

Norm O'Neill sweeps on his way to 82

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