England tour of Australia, 1978/79 / Fall of wickets and partnerships

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The Ashes - 5th Test

Australia v England

England won by 205 runs

Partnerships - England 1st innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 10 G Boycott JM Brearley - 1/10
2nd 2 JM Brearley DW Randall 1/10 2/12
3rd 4 GA Gooch DW Randall 2/12 3/16
4th 2 DW Randall DI Gower 3/16 4/18
5th 9 DI Gower IT Botham 4/18 5/27
6th 53 G Miller IT Botham 5/27 6/80
7th 33 RW Taylor IT Botham 6/80 7/113
8th 23 JE Emburey IT Botham 7/113 8/136
9th 11 IT Botham RGD Willis 8/136 9/147
10th 22 RGD Willis M Hendrick 9/147 10/169
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
3 7th 135 G Miller RW Taylor 6/132 7/267
4 3rd 79 GN Yallop KJ Hughes 2/36 3/115
3 8th 69 RW Taylor JE Emburey 7/267 8/336
1 6th 53 G Miller IT Botham 5/27 6/80
2 5th 48 B Yardley GM Wood 4/24 5/72
3 3rd 40 GA Gooch G Boycott 2/57 3/97
1 7th 33 RW Taylor IT Botham 6/80 7/113
4 1st 31 WM Darling GM Wood - 1/31
3 1st 31 JM Brearley G Boycott - 1/31
2 10th 31 JD Higgs AG Hurst 9/133 10/164
3 2nd 26 DW Randall G Boycott 1/31 2/57
3 5th 24 IT Botham DI Gower 4/106 5/130
1 8th 23 JE Emburey IT Botham 7/113 8/136
2 6th 22 WM Darling GM Wood 5/72 6/94
1 10th 22 RGD Willis M Hendrick 9/147 10/169
2 7th 20 GM Wood KJ Wright 6/94 7/114
4 9th 17 PH Carlson JD Higgs 8/130 9/147
2 9th 17 KJ Wright JD Higgs 8/116 9/133
4 10th 13 AG Hurst JD Higgs 9/147 10/160
3 10th 13 RGD Willis M Hendrick 9/347 10/360
2 3rd 12 AR Border GM Wood 2/10 3/22
3 9th 11 JE Emburey RGD Willis 8/336 9/347
1 9th 11 IT Botham RGD Willis 8/136 9/147
1 1st 10 G Boycott JM Brearley - 1/10
3 4th 9 G Boycott DI Gower 3/97 4/106
1 5th 9 DI Gower IT Botham 4/18 5/27
4 8th 6 RM Hogg PH Carlson 7/124 8/130
4 4th 5 KJ Hughes AR Border 3/115 4/120
4 2nd 5 GM Wood KJ Hughes 1/31 2/36
2 2nd 5 GN Yallop GM Wood 1/5 2/10
2 1st 5 KJ Hughes GM Wood 0/0 1/5
1 3rd 4 GA Gooch DW Randall 2/12 3/16
4 7th 3 KJ Wright PH Carlson 6/121 7/124
3 6th 2 DI Gower G Miller 5/130 6/132
2 8th 2 RM Hogg KJ Wright 7/114 8/116
2 4th 2 PH Carlson GM Wood 3/22 4/24
1 4th 2 DW Randall DI Gower 3/16 4/18
1 2nd 2 JM Brearley DW Randall 1/10 2/12
4 5th 1 AR Border PH Carlson 4/120 5/121
2 1st 0* WM Darling GM Wood - 0/0
4 6th 0 B Yardley PH Carlson 5/121 6/121
Series Results
Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 10-14, 1979
England won by 9 wickets
Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 27-Feb 1, 1979
England won by 205 runs
Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 6-11, 1979
England won by 93 runs
Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 29, 1978 - Jan 3, 1979
Australia won by 103 runs
Australia v England at Perth - Dec 15-20, 1978
England won by 166 runs
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