Australia tour of England, 1985 / Career averages

The Ashes - 5th Test

England v Australia

England won by an innings and 118 runs

Career averages for matches completed by Aug 20, 1985
England batting averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 0 4s 6s
IT Botham 1977-1985 78 124 3 4397 208 36.33 7016 62.67 13 20 11 522 57
PR Downton 1981-1985 20 30 6 560 74 23.33 1930 29.01 0 4 4 48 0
PH Edmonds 1975-1985 32 38 6 640 64 20.00 1641 39.00 0 2 1 63 8
RM Ellison 1984-1985 6 7 1 86 41 14.33 239 35.98 0 0 1 11 0
JE Emburey 1978-1985 27 38 8 447 57 14.90 1438 31.08 0 1 7 44 0
MW Gatting 1978-1985 40 69 10 2242 207 38.00 4752 47.18 4 13 6 276 6
GA Gooch 1975-1985 47 83 4 2831 153 35.83 5718 49.51 4 17 5 338 7
DI Gower 1978-1985 75 128 11 5228 215 44.68 11023 47.42 11 25 6 596 7
AJ Lamb 1982-1985 37 63 6 2210 137* 38.77 4580 48.25 7 9 3 275 9
RT Robinson 1984-1985 10 17 3 931 175 66.50 2058 45.23 3 3 0 112 0
LB Taylor 1985-1985 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
England bowling averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10 Ct St
IT Botham 1977-1985 78 134 18169 8938 337 8/34 13/106 26.52 2.95 53.9 25 4 89 0
PR Downton 1981-1985 20 - - - - - - - - - - - 49 3
PH Edmonds 1975-1985 32 56 8148 2814 86 7/66 7/66 32.72 2.07 94.7 2 0 31 0
RM Ellison 1984-1985 6 11 1349 593 20 6/77 10/104 29.65 2.63 67.4 1 1 2 0
JE Emburey 1978-1985 27 43 6353 2191 74 6/33 7/105 29.60 2.06 85.8 3 0 18 0
MW Gatting 1978-1985 40 18 332 167 2 1/14 1/14 83.50 3.01 166.0 0 0 35 0
GA Gooch 1975-1985 47 32 1185 450 10 2/12 2/12 45.00 2.27 118.5 0 0 39 0
DI Gower 1978-1985 75 3 30 15 1 1/1 1/1 15.00 3.00 30.0 0 0 54 0
AJ Lamb 1982-1985 37 4 24 22 1 1/6 1/6 22.00 5.50 24.0 0 0 41 0
RT Robinson 1984-1985 10 1 6 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0 4 0
LB Taylor 1985-1985 1 2 234 105 1 1/78 1/105 105.00 2.69 234.0 0 0 0 0
Australia batting averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0 4s 6s
AR Border 1978-1985 71 125 22 5236 196 50.83 14 28 4 541 15
AMJ Hilditch 1979-1985 16 30 0 1035 119 34.50 2 6 2 101 4
RG Holland 1984-1985 7 9 2 30 10 4.28 0 0 4 3 0
GF Lawson 1980-1985 33 53 10 675 57* 15.69 0 3 6 76 1
CJ McDermott 1984-1985 7 9 1 80 35 10.00 0 0 2 9 0
SP O'Donnell 1985-1985 5 8 1 184 48 26.28 0 0 1 19 3
WB Phillips 1983-1985 17 30 2 1078 159 38.50 2 5 1 132 5
GM Ritchie 1982-1985 14 26 1 801 146 32.04 2 3 1 81 6
JR Thomson 1972-1985 51 73 20 679 49 12.81 0 0 14 68 9
KC Wessels 1982-1985 22 38 1 1669 179 45.10 4 8 3 191 1
GM Wood 1978-1985 52 99 5 3081 172 32.77 8 13 8 280 8
Australia bowling averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10 Ct St
AR Border 1978-1985 71 42 1570 617 15 3/20 3/20 41.13 2.35 104.6 0 0 80 0
AMJ Hilditch 1979-1985 16 - - - - - - - - - - - 13 0
RG Holland 1984-1985 7 11 1815 869 20 6/54 10/144 43.45 2.87 90.7 2 1 2 0
GF Lawson 1980-1985 33 57 7600 3939 136 8/112 11/134 28.96 3.10 55.8 10 2 7 0
CJ McDermott 1984-1985 7 12 1634 1066 36 8/141 8/141 29.61 3.91 45.3 2 0 1 0
SP O'Donnell 1985-1985 5 8 874 487 6 3/37 4/114 81.16 3.34 145.6 0 0 3 0
WB Phillips 1983-1985 17 - - - - - - - - - - - 33 0
GM Ritchie 1982-1985 14 1 6 10 0 - - - 10.00 - 0 0 8 0
JR Thomson 1972-1985 51 90 10535 5601 200 6/46 9/105 28.00 3.18 52.6 8 0 20 0
KC Wessels 1982-1985 22 4 66 19 0 - - - 1.72 - 0 0 18 0
GM Wood 1978-1985 52 - - - - - - - - - - - 38 0
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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Photos

Aug 17, 1985

Tim Robinson celebrates his hundred, England v Australia, 5th Test, Edgbaston, 3rd day, August 17, 1985

Tim Robinson celebrates his hundred

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Aug 1985

David Gower runs past a flattened Craig McDermott, on way to his innings of 215, England v Australia, Edgbaston, 1985

David Gower runs past a flattened Craig McDermott

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