Australia tour of England, 1985 / Career averages

The Ashes - 6th Test

England v Australia

England won by an innings and 94 runs

Career averages for matches completed by Sep 2, 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 79 125 3 4409 208 36.13 7039 62.63 13 20 11 524 57
PR Downton 1981-1985 21 31 6 576 74 23.04 1976 29.14 0 4 4 49 0
PH Edmonds 1975-1985 33 39 6 652 64 19.75 1667 39.11 0 2 1 65 8
RM Ellison 1984-1985 7 8 1 89 41 12.71 271 32.84 0 0 1 11 0
JE Emburey 1978-1985 28 39 8 456 57 14.70 1455 31.34 0 1 7 45 0
MW Gatting 1978-1985 41 70 10 2246 207 37.43 4779 46.99 4 13 6 276 6
GA Gooch 1975-1985 48 84 4 3027 196 37.83 6028 50.21 5 17 5 365 7
DI Gower 1978-1985 76 129 11 5385 215 45.63 11239 47.91 12 25 6 616 7
AJ Lamb 1982-1985 38 64 6 2211 137* 38.12 4595 48.11 7 9 3 275 9
RT Robinson 1984-1985 11 18 3 934 175 62.26 2079 44.92 3 3 0 112 0
LB Taylor 1985-1985 2 1 1 1 1* - 10 10.00 0 0 0 0 0
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 79 136 18391 9046 343 8/34 13/106 26.37 2.95 53.6 25 4 92 0
PR Downton 1981-1985 21 - - - - - - - - - - - 54 3
PH Edmonds 1975-1985 33 57 8232 2866 88 7/66 7/66 32.56 2.08 93.5 2 0 31 0
RM Ellison 1984-1985 7 13 1559 674 27 6/77 10/104 24.96 2.59 57.7 2 1 2 0
JE Emburey 1978-1985 28 45 6473 2240 75 6/33 7/105 29.86 2.07 86.3 3 0 18 0
MW Gatting 1978-1985 41 18 332 167 2 1/14 1/14 83.50 3.01 166.0 0 0 35 0
GA Gooch 1975-1985 48 32 1185 450 10 2/12 2/12 45.00 2.27 118.5 0 0 40 0
DI Gower 1978-1985 76 3 30 15 1 1/1 1/1 15.00 3.00 30.0 0 0 55 0
AJ Lamb 1982-1985 38 4 24 22 1 1/6 1/6 22.00 5.50 24.0 0 0 41 0
RT Robinson 1984-1985 11 1 6 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0 5 0
LB Taylor 1985-1985 2 4 381 178 4 2/34 3/73 44.50 2.80 95.2 0 0 1 0
Australia batting averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0 4s 6s
MJ Bennett 1984-1985 3 5 2 71 23 23.66 0 0 0 5 0
AR Border 1978-1985 72 127 22 5332 196 50.78 14 29 4 552 15
DR Gilbert 1985-1985 1 2 1 1 1 1.00 0 0 0 0 0
AMJ Hilditch 1979-1985 17 32 0 1061 119 33.15 2 6 2 102 4
GF Lawson 1980-1985 34 55 10 696 57* 15.46 0 3 6 78 1
CJ McDermott 1984-1985 8 11 1 107 35 10.70 0 0 2 11 1
WB Phillips 1983-1985 18 32 2 1106 159 36.86 2 5 1 135 5
GM Ritchie 1982-1985 15 28 2 871 146 33.50 2 4 1 86 6
DM Wellham 1981-1985 5 9 0 239 103 26.55 1 0 0 25 0
KC Wessels 1982-1985 23 40 1 1688 179 43.28 4 8 3 191 1
GM Wood 1978-1985 53 101 5 3109 172 32.38 8 13 8 284 8
Australia bowling averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10 Ct St
MJ Bennett 1984-1985 3 5 665 325 6 3/79 5/124 54.16 2.93 110.8 0 0 5 0
AR Border 1978-1985 72 43 1582 625 15 3/20 3/20 41.66 2.37 105.4 0 0 81 0
DR Gilbert 1985-1985 1 1 126 96 1 1/96 1/96 96.00 4.57 126.0 0 0 0 0
AMJ Hilditch 1979-1985 17 - - - - - - - - - - - 13 0
GF Lawson 1980-1985 34 58 7776 4040 140 8/112 11/134 28.85 3.11 55.5 10 2 7 0
CJ McDermott 1984-1985 8 13 1820 1174 40 8/141 8/141 29.35 3.87 45.5 2 0 3 0
WB Phillips 1983-1985 18 - - - - - - - - - - - 35 0
GM Ritchie 1982-1985 15 1 6 10 0 - - - 10.00 - 0 0 8 0
DM Wellham 1981-1985 5 - - - - - - - - - - - 2 0
KC Wessels 1982-1985 23 5 84 35 0 - - - 2.50 - 0 0 18 0
GM Wood 1978-1985 53 - - - - - - - - - - - 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

Sep 1985

Ian Botham and Mike Gatting give David Gower a champagne bath, England v Australia, 6th Test, The Oval, September 1985

Ian Botham and Mike Gatting give David Gower a champagne bath

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