Australia tour of England, 1968 / Career averages

The Ashes - 5th Test

England v Australia

England won by 226 runs

Career averages for matches completed by Aug 27, 1968
England batting averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0
DJ Brown 1965-1968 19 24 2 182 44 8.27 0 0 6
MC Cowdrey 1954-1968 101 167 15 7095 182 46.67 21 37 9
ER Dexter 1958-1968 62 102 8 4502 205 47.89 9 27 6
BL D'Oliveira 1966-1968 16 25 5 972 158 48.60 2 7 2
JH Edrich 1963-1968 31 47 2 2036 310* 45.24 6 6 3
TW Graveney 1951-1968 75 118 13 4631 258 44.10 10 19 8
R Illingworth 1958-1968 30 41 7 548 50 16.11 0 1 3
APE Knott 1967-1968 9 13 3 293 73* 29.30 0 2 1
C Milburn 1966-1968 8 15 2 515 126* 39.61 1 2 1
JA Snow 1965-1968 18 25 6 205 59* 10.78 0 1 7
DL Underwood 1966-1968 8 9 7 93 45* 46.50 0 0 2
England bowling averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10 Ct St
DJ Brown 1965-1968 19 34 3985 1767 57 5/42 6/74 31.00 2.66 69.9 2 0 5 0
MC Cowdrey 1954-1968 101 7 71 68 0 - - - 5.74 - 0 0 113 0
ER Dexter 1958-1968 62 80 5317 2306 66 4/10 6/77 34.93 2.60 80.5 0 0 29 0
BL D'Oliveira 1966-1968 16 25 2412 845 18 2/38 4/128 46.94 2.10 134.0 0 0 13 0
JH Edrich 1963-1968 31 2 30 23 0 - - - 4.60 - 0 0 17 0
TW Graveney 1951-1968 75 8 224 156 1 1/34 1/34 156.00 4.17 224.0 0 0 79 0
R Illingworth 1958-1968 30 51 6442 1973 71 6/29 7/29 27.78 1.83 90.7 2 0 21 0
APE Knott 1967-1968 9 - - - - - - - - - - - 27 5
C Milburn 1966-1968 8 - - - - - - - - - - - 7 0
JA Snow 1965-1968 18 35 4552 2079 77 7/49 10/142 27.00 2.74 59.1 3 1 7 0
DL Underwood 1966-1968 8 14 2069 603 29 7/50 9/139 20.79 1.74 71.3 2 0 5 0
Australia batting averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0
IM Chappell 1964-1968 17 30 3 803 151 29.74 1 4 2
AN Connolly 1963-1968 14 21 12 35 14 3.88 0 0 6
JW Gleeson 1967-1968 9 15 3 118 19 9.83 0 0 1
RJ Inverarity 1968-1968 2 4 0 99 56 24.75 0 1 0
BN Jarman 1959-1968 15 24 3 360 78 17.14 0 2 4
WM Lawry 1961-1968 48 87 7 3811 210 47.63 10 20 5
GD McKenzie 1961-1968 44 63 8 642 76 11.67 0 1 12
AA Mallett 1968-1968 1 2 1 43 43* 43.00 0 0 1
IR Redpath 1964-1968 23 41 4 1332 97 36.00 0 9 3
AP Sheahan 1967-1968 9 16 1 531 88 35.40 0 4 0
KD Walters 1965-1968 12 20 3 1007 155 59.23 2 7 2
Australia bowling averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10 Ct St
IM Chappell 1964-1968 17 24 1653 778 8 2/91 2/107 97.25 2.82 206.6 0 0 21 0
AN Connolly 1963-1968 14 26 3489 1335 44 5/72 7/140 30.34 2.29 79.2 1 0 9 0
JW Gleeson 1967-1968 9 16 2027 674 21 3/44 4/65 32.09 1.99 96.5 0 0 5 0
RJ Inverarity 1968-1968 2 1 6 3 0 - - - 3.00 - 0 0 1 0
BN Jarman 1959-1968 15 - - - - - - - - - - - 38 3
WM Lawry 1961-1968 48 1 8 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0 19 0
GD McKenzie 1961-1968 44 82 13151 5445 187 7/66 10/91 29.11 2.48 70.3 13 2 23 0
AA Mallett 1968-1968 1 2 366 164 5 3/87 5/164 32.80 2.68 73.2 0 0 0 0
IR Redpath 1964-1968 23 3 42 28 0 - - - 4.00 - 0 0 30 0
AP Sheahan 1967-1968 9 - - - - - - - - - - - 7 0
KD Walters 1965-1968 12 15 920 396 11 4/53 4/69 36.00 2.58 83.6 0 0 3 0
Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 22-27, 1968
England won by 226 runs
England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 25-30, 1968
Match drawn
England v Australia at Birmingham - Jul 11-16, 1968
Match drawn
England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 20-25, 1968
Match drawn
England v Australia at Manchester - Jun 6-11, 1968
Australia won by 159 runs
More results »

Photos

Aug 27, 1968

Mopping operations begin after rain interrupts play, England v Australia, 5th Test, The Oval, 5th day, August 27, 1968

Mopping operations begin after rain interrupts play

© Getty Images

Aug 27, 1968

Derek Underwood traps John Inverarity lbw to secure a dramatic win, England v Australia, 5th Test, The Oval, August 27, 1968

Derek Underwood traps John Inverarity lbw to secure a dramatic win

© Getty Images

All photos for this match