England tour of Australia, 1965/66 / Scorecard

The Ashes - 5th Test

Australia v England

Match drawn

England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
G Boycott c Stackpole b McKenzie 17 75 87 0 0 19.54
RW Barber run out 17 55 24 0 0 70.83
JH Edrich c McKenzie b Walters 85 239 226 7 0 37.61
KF Barrington c †Grout b Walters 115 178 153 8 2 75.16
MC Cowdrey c †Grout b Walters 79 190 143 7 0 55.24
MJK Smith* c †Grout b Walters 0 4 6 0 0 0.00
JM Parks run out 89 178 175 9 0 50.85
FJ Titmus not out 42 122 128 2 0 32.81
BR Knight c †Grout b Hawke 13 43 39 1 0 33.33
DJ Brown c & b Chappell 12 28 25 2 0 48.00
IJ Jones not out 4 15 14 0 0 28.57
Extras (b 9, lb 2, nb 1) 12
Total (9 wickets dec; 127 overs) 485 (2.86 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-36 (Barber), 2-41 (Boycott), 3-219 (Barrington), 4-254 (Edrich), 5-254 (Smith), 6-392 (Cowdrey), 7-419 (Parks), 8-449 (Knight), 9-474 (Brown)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GD McKenzie 26 5 100 1 2.88
NJN Hawke 35 5 109 1 2.33
KD Walters 19 3 53 4 2.09
RB Simpson 5 1 20 0 3.00
KR Stackpole 10 2 43 0 3.22
TR Veivers 15 3 78 0 3.90
IM Chappell 17 4 70 1 3.08
Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
WM Lawry c Edrich b Jones 108 369 256 7 0 42.18
RB Simpson* b Brown 4 13 6 1 0 66.66
G Thomas c Titmus b Jones 19 31 25 2 0 76.00
RM Cowper b Knight 307 727 589 20 0 52.12
KD Walters c & b Barber 60 236 201 3 0 29.85
IM Chappell c †Parks b Jones 19 81 80 1 0 23.75
KR Stackpole b Knight 9 56 47 0 0 19.14
TR Veivers b Titmus 4 22 29 1 0 13.79
NJN Hawke not out 0 4 3 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 6, lb 5, nb 2) 13
Total (8 wickets dec; 154.2 overs) 543 (2.64 runs per 6 balls)
Did not bat ATW Grout, GD McKenzie
Fall of wickets 1-15 (Simpson), 2-36 (Thomas), 3-248 (Lawry), 4-420 (Walters), 5-481 (Chappell), 6-532 (Stackpole), 7-543 (Veivers), 8-543 (Cowper)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DJ Brown 31 3 134 1 3.24
IJ Jones 29 1 145 3 3.75
BR Knight 36.2 4 105 2 2.17
FJ Titmus 42 12 86 1 1.53
RW Barber 16 0 60 1 2.81
England 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
G Boycott lbw b McKenzie 1 12 10 0 0 10.00
RW Barber b McKenzie 20 22 21 4 0 95.23
JH Edrich b McKenzie 3 21 13 0 0 23.07
KF Barrington not out 32 52 50 3 0 64.00
MC Cowdrey not out 11 40 42 1 0 26.19
Extras (lb 2) 2
Total (3 wickets; 17 overs) 69 (3.04 runs per 6 balls)
Did not bat MJK Smith*, JM Parks, FJ Titmus, BR Knight, DJ Brown, IJ Jones
Fall of wickets 1-6 (Boycott), 2-21 (Barber), 3-34 (Edrich)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GD McKenzie 6 2 17 3 2.12
NJN Hawke 4 1 22 0 4.12
KD Walters 2 0 16 0 6.00
KR Stackpole 3 0 10 0 2.50
IM Chappell 2 0 2 0 0.75
Match details
Balls per over 8
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series 5-match series drawn 1-1
Umpires CJ Egar and LP Rowan
Close of play
Fri, 11 Feb - day 1 - England 1st innings 312/5 (MC Cowdrey 43*, JM Parks 29*)
Sat, 12 Feb - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 101/2 (WM Lawry 43*, RM Cowper 32*)
Sun, 13 Feb - rest day
Mon, 14 Feb - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 333/3 (RM Cowper 159*, KD Walters 35*)
Tue, 15 Feb - day 4 - no play
Wed, 16 Feb - day 5 - England 2nd innings 69/3 (17 ov) - end of match
 
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