Australia tour of England, 1985 / Fall of wickets and partnerships

The Ashes - 1st Test

England v Australia

England won by 5 wickets

Partnerships - England 1st innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 14 GA Gooch RT Robinson - 1/14
2nd 36 DI Gower RT Robinson 1/14 2/50
3rd 136 MW Gatting RT Robinson 2/50 3/186
4th 78 AJ Lamb RT Robinson 3/186 4/264
5th 80 IT Botham RT Robinson 4/264 5/344
6th 73 RT Robinson P Willey 5/344 6/417
7th 5 P Willey PR Downton 6/417 7/422
8th 40 JE Emburey PR Downton 7/422 8/462
9th 22 PJW Allott PR Downton 8/462 9/484
10th 49 PR Downton NG Cowans 9/484 10/533
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
3 2nd 139 KC Wessels AMJ Hilditch 1/5 2/144
2 3rd 136 MW Gatting RT Robinson 2/50 3/186
1 2nd 132 KC Wessels AMJ Hilditch 1/23 2/155
3 7th 80 SP O'Donnell WB Phillips 6/192 7/272
2 5th 80 IT Botham RT Robinson 4/264 5/344
2 4th 78 AJ Lamb RT Robinson 3/186 4/264
2 6th 73 RT Robinson P Willey 5/344 6/417
1 6th 55 WB Phillips GM Ritchie 5/229 6/284
2 10th 49 PR Downton NG Cowans 9/484 10/533
1 3rd 46 AMJ Hilditch AR Border 2/155 3/201
4 1st 44 RT Robinson GA Gooch - 1/44
1 7th 42 GM Ritchie CJ McDermott 6/284 7/326
2 8th 40 JE Emburey PR Downton 7/422 8/462
2 2nd 36 DI Gower RT Robinson 1/14 2/50
3 8th 35 WB Phillips GF Lawson 7/272 8/307
3 6th 32 DC Boon WB Phillips 5/160 6/192
1 4th 28 DC Boon AR Border 3/201 4/229
4 5th 27 IT Botham AJ Lamb 4/83 5/110
1 1st 23 GM Wood AMJ Hilditch - 1/23
2 9th 22 PJW Allott PR Downton 8/462 9/484
4 2nd 15 DI Gower GA Gooch 1/44 2/59
2 1st 14 GA Gooch RT Robinson - 1/14
4 6th 13* P Willey AJ Lamb 5/110 5/123 (38.4)
4 4th 12 MW Gatting AJ Lamb 3/71 4/83
4 3rd 12 GA Gooch MW Gatting 2/59 3/71
3 9th 11 GF Lawson CJ McDermott 8/307 9/318
3 4th 8 AR Border DC Boon 3/151 4/159
3 3rd 7 AMJ Hilditch AR Border 2/144 3/151
3 10th 6 CJ McDermott JR Thomson 9/318 10/324
3 1st 5 GM Wood AMJ Hilditch - 1/5
2 7th 5 P Willey PR Downton 6/417 7/422
1 10th 4 CJ McDermott JR Thomson 9/327 10/331
3 5th 1 GM Ritchie DC Boon 4/159 5/160
1 9th 1 GF Lawson CJ McDermott 8/326 9/327
1 8th 0 SP O'Donnell CJ McDermott 7/326 8/326
1 5th 0 AR Border GM Ritchie 4/229 5/229
Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 29-Sep 2, 1985
England won by an innings and 94 runs
England v Australia at Birmingham - Aug 15-20, 1985
England won by an innings and 118 runs
England v Australia at Manchester - Aug 1-6, 1985
Match drawn
England v Australia at Nottingham - Jul 11-16, 1985
Match drawn
England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 27-Jul 2, 1985
Australia won by 4 wickets
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