Australia tour of England, 1981 / Fall of wickets and partnerships

The Ashes - 3rd Test

England v Australia

England won by 18 runs

Partnerships - England 1st innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 12 GA Gooch G Boycott - 1/12
2nd 28 JM Brearley G Boycott 1/12 2/40
3rd 2 G Boycott DI Gower 2/40 3/42
4th 42 DI Gower MW Gatting 3/42 4/84
5th 3 MW Gatting P Willey 4/84 5/87
6th 25 P Willey IT Botham 5/87 6/112
7th 36 RW Taylor IT Botham 6/112 7/148
8th 18 IT Botham GR Dilley 7/148 8/166
9th 1 CM Old GR Dilley 8/166 9/167
10th 7 GR Dilley RGD Willis 9/167 10/174
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
3 8th 117 GR Dilley IT Botham 7/135 8/252
1 5th 112 KJ Hughes GN Yallop 4/220 5/332
1 2nd 94 TM Chappell J Dyson 1/55 2/149
3 9th 67 CM Old IT Botham 8/252 9/319
3 5th 64 P Willey G Boycott 4/41 5/105
1 1st 55 GM Wood J Dyson - 1/55
1 3rd 47 J Dyson KJ Hughes 2/149 3/196
4 2nd 43 TM Chappell J Dyson 1/13 2/56
2 4th 42 DI Gower MW Gatting 3/42 4/84
1 8th 39 GF Lawson RW Marsh 7/357 8/396
3 10th 37 RGD Willis IT Botham 9/319 10/356
2 7th 36 RW Taylor IT Botham 6/112 7/148
4 9th 35 DK Lillee RJ Bright 8/75 9/110
3 6th 28 G Boycott IT Botham 5/105 6/133
2 2nd 28 JM Brearley G Boycott 1/12 2/40
2 6th 25 P Willey IT Botham 5/87 6/112
1 4th 24 RJ Bright KJ Hughes 3/196 4/220
1 6th 22 AR Border GN Yallop 5/332 6/354
3 3rd 19 DI Gower G Boycott 2/18 3/37
3 2nd 18 JM Brearley G Boycott 1/0 2/18
2 8th 18 IT Botham GR Dilley 7/148 8/166
4 1st 13 GM Wood J Dyson - 1/13
2 1st 12 GA Gooch G Boycott - 1/12
4 5th 7 AR Border J Dyson 4/58 5/65
2 10th 7 GR Dilley RGD Willis 9/167 10/174
4 7th 6 RW Marsh RJ Bright 6/68 7/74
1 9th 5 RW Marsh DK Lillee 8/396 9/401
3 4th 4 MW Gatting G Boycott 3/37 4/41
4 6th 3 J Dyson RW Marsh 5/65 6/68
2 5th 3 MW Gatting P Willey 4/84 5/87
1 7th 3 GN Yallop RW Marsh 6/354 7/357
4 3rd 2 KJ Hughes J Dyson 2/56 3/58
3 7th 2 RW Taylor IT Botham 6/133 7/135
2 3rd 2 G Boycott DI Gower 2/40 3/42
4 10th 1 RJ Bright TM Alderman 9/110 10/111
4 8th 1 GF Lawson RJ Bright 7/74 8/75
2 9th 1 CM Old GR Dilley 8/166 9/167
1 10th 0* DK Lillee TM Alderman 9/401 9/401 (155.2)
4 4th 0 GN Yallop J Dyson 3/58 4/58
3 1st 0 GA Gooch G Boycott - 1/0
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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Jul 21, 1981

England fans are jubilant after the extraordinary win at Headingley, England v Australia, 3rd Test, Headingley, 5th day, July 21, 1981

England fans are jubilant after the extraordinary win at Headingley

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Jul 21, 1981

Ian Botham and Mike Brearley enjoy the victory at Headingley, England v Australia, 3rd Test, Headingley, 5th day, July 21, 1981

Ian Botham and Mike Brearley enjoy the victory at Headingley

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