Australia tour of England and Scotland, 1972 / Scorecard

The Ashes - 4th Test

England v Australia

England won by 9 wickets

Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
KR Stackpole c †Knott b Underwood 52 121 119 6 0 43.69
R Edwards c †Knott b Snow 0 7 5 0 0 0.00
IM Chappell* c & b Illingworth 26 162 126 2 0 20.63
GS Chappell lbw b Underwood 12 44 46 1 0 26.08
AP Sheahan c Illingworth b Underwood 0 32 29 0 0 0.00
KD Walters b Illingworth 4 13 16 0 0 25.00
RW Marsh c Illingworth b Underwood 1 12 11 0 0 9.09
RJ Inverarity not out 26 89 87 3 0 29.88
AA Mallett lbw b Snow 20 78 77 3 0 25.97
RAL Massie b Arnold 0 5 7 0 0 0.00
DK Lillee c Greig b Arnold 0 1 2 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 2, nb 3) 5
Total (all out; 86.5 overs) 146 (1.68 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-10 (Edwards), 2-79 (Stackpole), 3-93 (GS Chappell), 4-93 (IM Chappell), 5-97 (Walters), 6-98 (Marsh), 7-98 (Sheahan), 8-145 (Mallett), 9-146 (Massie), 10-146 (Lillee)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GG Arnold 9.5 2 28 2 2.84
JA Snow 13 5 11 2 0.84
AW Greig 10 1 25 0 2.50
R Illingworth 21 11 32 2 1.52
DL Underwood 31 16 37 4 1.19
BL D'Oliveira 2 1 8 0 4.00
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
BW Luckhurst c GS Chappell b Mallett 18 65 53 4 0 33.96
JH Edrich c IM Chappell b Mallett 45 129 101 7 0 44.55
PH Parfitt c †Marsh b Lillee 2 19 21 0 0 9.52
KWR Fletcher lbw b Mallett 5 26 21 1 0 23.80
BL D'Oliveira b Mallett 12 53 44 1 0 27.27
AW Greig c GS Chappell b Inverarity 24 85 88 2 1 27.27
APE Knott st †Marsh b Mallett 0 1 4 0 0 0.00
R Illingworth* lbw b Lillee 57 276 252 3 2 22.61
JA Snow st †Marsh b Inverarity 48 177 155 6 0 30.96
DL Underwood c IM Chappell b Inverarity 5 23 20 1 0 25.00
GG Arnold not out 1 29 30 0 0 3.33
Extras (b 19, lb 15, w 4, nb 8) 46
Total (all out; 130.1 overs) 263 (2.02 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-43 (Luckhurst), 2-52 (Parfitt), 3-66 (Fletcher), 4-76 (Edrich), 5-108 (D'Oliveira), 6-108 (Knott), 7-128 (Greig), 8-232 (Snow), 9-246 (Underwood), 10-263 (Illingworth)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DK Lillee 26.1 10 39 2 1.49
RAL Massie 14 4 34 0 2.42
AA Mallett 52 20 114 5 2.19
RJ Inverarity 33 19 26 3 0.78
IM Chappell 3 2 1 0 0.33
GS Chappell 2 0 3 0 1.50
Australia 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
KR Stackpole lbw b Underwood 28 76 61 4 0 45.90
R Edwards c †Knott b Arnold 0 2 1 0 0 0.00
IM Chappell* c †Knott b Arnold 0 6 3 0 0 0.00
GS Chappell c D'Oliveira b Underwood 13 33 26 2 0 50.00
AP Sheahan not out 41 154 135 4 0 30.37
KD Walters c Parfitt b Underwood 3 28 30 0 0 10.00
RW Marsh c †Knott b Underwood 1 11 14 0 0 7.14
RJ Inverarity c Illingworth b Underwood 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
AA Mallett b Illingworth 9 33 30 2 0 30.00
DK Lillee b Underwood 7 20 20 1 0 35.00
RAL Massie b Illingworth 18 20 20 2 1 90.00
Extras (lb 12, nb 4) 16
Total (all out; 56.1 overs) 136 (2.42 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-5 (Edwards), 2-7 (IM Chappell), 3-31 (GS Chappell), 4-51 (Stackpole), 5-63 (Walters), 6-69 (Marsh), 7-69 (Inverarity), 8-93 (Mallett), 9-111 (Lillee), 10-136 (Massie)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GG Arnold 6 1 17 2 2.83
JA Snow 10 2 26 0 2.60
R Illingworth 19.1 5 32 2 1.66
DL Underwood 21 6 45 6 2.14
England 2nd innings (target: 20 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
BW Luckhurst not out 12 39 37 2 0 32.43
JH Edrich lbw b Lillee 4 19 14 0 0 28.57
PH Parfitt not out 0 18 11 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 3, nb 2) 5
Total (1 wicket; 10 overs) 21 (2.10 runs per over)
Did not bat KWR Fletcher, BL D'Oliveira, AW Greig, APE Knott, R Illingworth*, JA Snow, DL Underwood, GG Arnold
Fall of wickets 1-7 (Edrich)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DK Lillee 5 2 7 1 1.40
AA Mallett 5 1 9 0 1.80
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series England led the 5-match series 2-1
Umpires DJ Constant and CS Elliott
Close of play
Thu, 27 Jul - day 1 - England 1st innings 43/0 (BW Luckhurst 18*, JH Edrich 21*)
Fri, 28 Jul - day 2 - England 1st innings 252/9 (R Illingworth 54*, GG Arnold 0*)
Sat, 29 Jul - day 3 - England 2nd innings 21/1 (10 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 10-16, 1972
Australia won by 5 wickets
England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 27-29, 1972
England won by 9 wickets
England v Australia at Nottingham - Jul 13-18, 1972
Match drawn
England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 22-26, 1972
Australia won by 8 wickets
England v Australia at Manchester - Jun 8-13, 1972
England won by 89 runs
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Photos

Jul 29, 1972

Derek Underwood looks at photographs of his ten wickets, England v Australia, 4th Test, Headingley, 3rd day, July 29, 1972

Derek Underwood looks at photographs of his ten wickets

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