England tour of Australia, 1979/80 / Career averages

England in Australia Test Series - 1st Test

Australia v England

Australia won by 138 runs

Career averages for matches completed by Dec 19, 1979
Australia batting averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0 4s 6s
AR Border 1978-1979 13 26 3 1070 162 46.52 3 6 1 117 2
RJ Bright 1977-1979 5 9 2 86 17 12.28 0 0 1 9 0
GS Chappell 1970-1979 53 94 13 4357 247* 53.79 15 21 6 463 9
G Dymock 1974-1979 14 23 6 174 31* 10.23 0 0 6 18 0
KJ Hughes 1977-1979 19 36 3 1352 130* 40.96 3 7 2 131 9
BM Laird 1979-1979 2 4 0 200 92 50.00 0 2 1 21 0
DK Lillee 1971-1979 34 43 14 485 73* 16.72 0 1 5 48 8
RW Marsh 1970-1979 54 86 9 2464 132 32.00 3 12 5 261 17
JR Thomson 1972-1979 34 46 9 433 49 11.70 0 0 11 44 4
PM Toohey 1977-1979 14 27 1 876 122 33.69 1 7 3 79 4
JM Wiener 1979-1979 1 2 0 69 58 34.50 0 1 0 6 1
Australia bowling averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10 Ct St
AR Border 1978-1979 13 13 746 230 6 2/35 2/35 38.33 1.84 124.3 0 0 8 0
RJ Bright 1977-1979 5 9 799 288 7 3/69 3/75 41.14 2.16 114.1 0 0 2 0
GS Chappell 1970-1979 53 55 3926 1435 34 5/61 5/61 42.20 2.19 115.4 1 0 76 0
G Dymock 1974-1979 14 23 4178 1524 58 7/67 12/166 26.27 2.18 72.0 4 1 0 0
KJ Hughes 1977-1979 19 - - - - - - - - - - - 14 0
BM Laird 1979-1979 2 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
DK Lillee 1971-1979 34 66 9276 4271 181 6/26 11/123 23.59 2.76 51.2 12 4 9 0
RW Marsh 1970-1979 54 - - - - - - - - - - - 200 8
JR Thomson 1972-1979 34 61 7512 3892 152 6/46 9/105 25.60 3.10 49.4 6 0 14 0
PM Toohey 1977-1979 14 - - - - - - - - - - - 8 0
JM Wiener 1979-1979 1 1 48 22 0 - - - 2.75 - 0 0 1 0
England batting averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 0 4s 6s
IT Botham 1977-1979 22 30 1 1068 137 36.82 2023 52.79 4 3 2 113 11
G Boycott 1964-1979 85 147 18 6415 246* 49.72 15068+ 35.41* 18 34 8 632+ 8
JM Brearley 1976-1979 32 53 2 1200 91 23.52 4069 29.49 0 7 5 110 0
GR Dilley 1979-1979 1 2 1 54 38* 54.00 218 24.77 0 0 0 5 0
DI Gower 1978-1979 17 26 2 1187 200* 49.45 2240 52.99 3 5 2 131 3
G Miller 1976-1979 24 32 3 817 98* 28.17 2460 33.21 0 5 2 75 0
DW Randall 1977-1979 26 43 4 1100 174 28.20 2848 38.62 2 6 7 116 1
RW Taylor 1971-1979 23 28 3 504 97 20.16 2125 23.71 0 2 2 37 0
DL Underwood 1966-1979 75 102 31 837 45* 11.78 2160+ 36.29* 0 0 16 85+ 0
P Willey 1976-1979 4 8 0 219 52 27.37 464 47.19 0 1 0 35 0
RGD Willis 1971-1979 51 70 35 441 24* 12.60 1545 28.54 0 0 8 38 1
England bowling averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10 Ct St
IT Botham 1977-1979 22 40 5381 2274 118 8/34 11/140 19.27 2.53 45.6 12 2 33 0
G Boycott 1964-1979 85 17 866 364 7 3/47 3/47 52.00 2.52 123.7 0 0 26 0
JM Brearley 1976-1979 32 - - - - - - - - - - - 45 0
GR Dilley 1979-1979 1 2 216 97 3 2/47 3/97 32.33 2.69 72.0 0 0 0 0
DI Gower 1978-1979 17 - - - - - - - - - - - 7 0
G Miller 1976-1979 24 34 3693 1200 42 5/44 6/57 28.57 1.94 87.9 1 0 10 0
DW Randall 1977-1979 26 2 16 3 0 - - - 1.12 - 0 0 18 0
RW Taylor 1971-1979 23 - - - - - - - - - - - 65 6
DL Underwood 1966-1979 75 133 19303 6715 269 8/51 13/71 24.96 2.08 71.7 16 6 40 0
P Willey 1976-1979 4 5 317 122 2 2/96 2/106 61.00 2.30 158.5 0 0 1 0
RGD Willis 1971-1979 51 95 9916 4511 182 7/78 9/118 24.78 2.72 54.4 11 0 22 0
Series Results
Australia v England at Melbourne - Feb 1-6, 1980
Australia won by 8 wickets
Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 4-8, 1980
Australia won by 6 wickets
Australia v England at Perth - Dec 14-19, 1979
Australia won by 138 runs
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Photos

Dec 17, 1979

Dennis Lillee appeals, December 17, 1979, Perth

Dennis Lillee holds up his aluminium bat to Allan Border,

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