Australia tour of England, 1981 / Career averages

The Ashes - 2nd Test

England v Australia

Match drawn

Career averages for matches completed by Jul 7, 1981
England batting averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 0 4s 6s
IT Botham 1977-1981 37 56 2 1612 137 29.85 3001 53.71 6 4 7 176 15
G Boycott 1964-1981 100 177 22 7518 246* 48.50 18022+ 35.73* 20 40 9 716+ 8
GR Dilley 1979-1981 11 18 7 174 38* 15.81 526 33.07 0 0 4 21 0
JE Emburey 1978-1981 15 22 4 219 42 12.16 897 24.41 0 0 4 17 0
MW Gatting 1978-1981 10 18 1 390 59 22.94 1015 38.42 0 4 2 48 1
GA Gooch 1975-1981 32 57 3 1941 153 35.94 3974 48.84 3 11 4 216 7
DI Gower 1978-1981 28 47 4 1962 200* 45.62 4116 47.66 4 8 3 226 5
RW Taylor 1971-1981 27 35 3 629 97 19.65 2534 24.82 0 2 3 46 1
P Willey 1976-1981 18 34 5 861 102* 29.68 1955 44.04 2 4 1 119 3
RGD Willis 1971-1981 59 83 38 518 24* 11.51 1750 29.60 0 0 9 48 1
RA Woolmer 1975-1981 19 34 2 1059 149 33.09 2734 38.73 3 2 4 131 2
England bowling averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10 Ct St
IT Botham 1977-1981 37 63 8439 3733 174 8/34 13/106 21.45 2.65 48.5 14 3 45 0
G Boycott 1964-1981 100 19 926 380 7 3/47 3/47 54.28 2.46 132.2 0 0 31 0
GR Dilley 1979-1981 11 16 1954 962 36 4/24 7/62 26.72 2.95 54.2 0 0 2 0
JE Emburey 1978-1981 15 22 3236 1046 34 5/124 6/100 30.76 1.93 95.1 1 0 12 0
MW Gatting 1978-1981 10 1 8 1 0 - - - 0.75 - 0 0 8 0
GA Gooch 1975-1981 32 23 738 271 6 2/16 2/18 45.16 2.20 123.0 0 0 30 0
DI Gower 1978-1981 28 - - - - - - - - - - - 14 0
RW Taylor 1971-1981 27 - - - - - - - - - - - 83 6
P Willey 1976-1981 18 17 971 406 5 2/73 2/73 81.20 2.50 194.2 0 0 3 0
RGD Willis 1971-1981 59 108 11367 5203 206 7/78 9/118 25.25 2.74 55.1 12 0 23 0
RA Woolmer 1975-1981 19 13 546 299 4 1/8 1/8 74.75 3.28 136.5 0 0 10 0
Australia batting averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0 4s 6s
TM Alderman 1981-1981 2 2 1 17 12* 17.00 0 0 0 0 0
AR Border 1978-1981 29 53 9 2219 162 50.43 6 13 1 237 12
RJ Bright 1977-1981 10 15 4 175 33 15.90 0 0 2 21 0
TM Chappell 1981-1981 2 4 1 44 20* 14.66 0 0 0 1 0
J Dyson 1977-1981 11 21 2 365 53 19.21 0 1 2 24 0
KJ Hughes 1977-1981 35 64 4 2448 213 40.80 5 13 3 246 17
GF Lawson 1980-1981 3 4 1 40 16 13.33 0 0 0 4 0
DK Lillee 1971-1981 50 64 18 703 73* 15.28 0 1 8 73 8
RW Marsh 1970-1981 70 110 11 2894 132 29.23 3 14 9 305 21
GM Wood 1978-1981 24 47 3 1508 126 34.27 5 6 6 126 2
GN Yallop 1976-1981 27 51 3 1750 172 36.45 5 6 1 165 1
Australia bowling averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10 Ct St
TM Alderman 1981-1981 2 4 542 251 11 5/62 9/130 22.81 2.77 49.2 1 0 2 0
AR Border 1978-1981 29 21 938 298 8 2/35 2/35 37.25 1.90 117.2 0 0 33 0
RJ Bright 1977-1981 10 17 2262 834 26 7/87 10/111 32.07 2.21 87.0 2 1 3 0
TM Chappell 1981-1981 2 - - - - - - - - - - - 2 0
J Dyson 1977-1981 11 - - - - - - - - - - - 1 0
KJ Hughes 1977-1981 35 4 66 20 0 - - - 1.81 - 0 0 29 0
GF Lawson 1980-1981 3 5 541 222 11 7/81 8/132 20.18 2.46 49.1 1 0 0 0
DK Lillee 1971-1981 50 96 13330 6130 262 6/26 11/123 23.39 2.75 50.8 18 5 13 0
RW Marsh 1970-1981 70 1 60 51 0 - - - 5.10 - 0 0 249 11
GM Wood 1978-1981 24 - - - - - - - - - - - 25 0
GN Yallop 1976-1981 27 9 144 99 1 1/21 1/21 99.00 4.12 144.0 0 0 13 0
Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 27-Sep 1, 1981
Match drawn
England v Australia at Manchester - Aug 13-17, 1981
England won by 103 runs
England v Australia at Birmingham - Jul 30-Aug 2, 1981
England won by 29 runs
England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 16-21, 1981
England won by 18 runs
England v Australia at Lord's - Jul 2-7, 1981
Match drawn
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Photos

Jul 7, 1981

Ian Botham marches off after collecting a pair - he was fired soon afterwards as England captain, England v Australia, Lord's, July 7, 1981

Ian Botham marches off after collecting a pair at Lord's

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Jul 7, 1981

David Gower gives the close-in fielders some anxious moments, England v Australia, Lord's, July 7, 1981

David Gower gives the close-in fielders some anxious moments

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