Australia tour of England, Scotland, Netherlands and Denmark, 1989 / Scorecard

The Ashes - 4th Test

England v Australia

Australia won by 9 wickets

England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
GA Gooch b Lawson 11 50 32 1 0 34.37
TS Curtis b Lawson 22 133 103 4 0 21.35
RT Robinson lbw b Lawson 0 15 9 0 0 0.00
RA Smith c Hohns b Hughes 143 353 285 15 0 50.17
DI Gower* lbw b Hohns 35 87 51 6 0 68.62
IT Botham b Hohns 0 8 6 0 0 0.00
RC Russell lbw b Lawson 1 13 11 0 0 9.09
JE Emburey lbw b Hohns 5 39 34 1 0 14.70
NA Foster c Border b Lawson 39 100 68 4 1 57.35
ARC Fraser lbw b Lawson 2 18 9 0 0 22.22
NGB Cook not out 0 15 10 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 2) 2
Total (all out; 103 overs) 260 (2.52 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-23 (Gooch), 2-23 (Robinson), 3-57 (Curtis), 4-132 (Gower), 5-140 (Botham), 6-147 (Russell), 7-158 (Emburey), 8-232 (Foster), 9-252 (Fraser), 10-260 (Smith)
Bowling O M R W Econ
TM Alderman 25 13 49 0 1.96
GF Lawson 33 11 72 6 2.18
MG Hughes 17 6 55 1 3.23
TV Hohns 22 7 59 3 2.68
SR Waugh 6 1 23 0 3.83
Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Taylor st †Russell b Emburey 85 180 180 10 0 47.22
GR Marsh c †Russell b Botham 47 157 100 5 0 47.00
DC Boon b Fraser 12 41 40 2 0 30.00
AR Border* c †Russell b Foster 80 313 266 10 0 30.07
DM Jones b Botham 69 174 141 7 1 48.93
SR Waugh c Curtis b Fraser 92 203 174 7 0 52.87
IA Healy lbw b Foster 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
TV Hohns c Gower b Cook 17 64 64 2 0 26.56
MG Hughes b Cook 3 10 6 0 0 50.00
GF Lawson b Fraser 17 29 31 3 0 54.83
TM Alderman not out 6 23 12 0 0 50.00
Extras (b 5, lb 7, w 1, nb 6) 19
Total (all out; 167.5 overs) 447 (2.66 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-135 (Marsh), 2-143 (Taylor), 3-154 (Boon), 4-274 (Jones), 5-362 (Border), 6-362 (Healy), 7-413 (Hohns), 8-423 (Hughes), 9-423 (Waugh), 10-447 (Lawson)
Bowling O M R W Econ
NA Foster 34 12 74 2 2.17
ARC Fraser 36.5 4 95 3 2.57
JE Emburey 45 9 118 1 2.62
NGB Cook 28 6 85 2 3.03
IT Botham 24 6 63 2 2.62
England 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
GA Gooch c Alderman b Lawson 13 50 23 2 0 56.52
TS Curtis c Boon b Alderman 0 5 2 0 0 0.00
RT Robinson lbw b Lawson 12 32 28 1 0 42.85
RA Smith c †Healy b Alderman 1 6 8 0 0 12.50
DI Gower* c Marsh b Lawson 15 68 40 1 0 37.50
IT Botham lbw b Alderman 4 25 23 0 0 17.39
RC Russell not out 128 352 293 14 0 43.68
JE Emburey b Alderman 64 221 183 10 0 34.97
NA Foster b Alderman 6 39 28 0 0 21.42
ARC Fraser c Marsh b Hohns 3 40 32 0 0 9.37
NGB Cook c †Healy b Hughes 5 11 11 1 0 45.45
Extras (lb 6, w 2, nb 5) 13
Total (all out; 110.4 overs) 264 (2.38 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-10 (Curtis), 2-25 (Robinson), 3-27 (Smith), 4-28 (Gooch), 5-38 (Botham), 6-59 (Gower), 7-201 (Emburey), 8-223 (Foster), 9-255 (Fraser), 10-264 (Cook)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GF Lawson 31 8 81 3 2.61
TM Alderman 27 7 66 5 2.44
TV Hohns 26 15 37 1 1.42
MG Hughes 14.4 2 45 1 3.06
AR Border 8 2 12 0 1.50
SR Waugh 4 0 17 0 4.25
Australia 2nd innings (target: 78 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Taylor not out 37 111 83 4 0 44.57
GR Marsh c Robinson b Emburey 31 94 94 1 0 32.97
DC Boon not out 10 16 23 2 0 43.47
Extras (nb 3) 3
Total (1 wicket; 32.5 overs) 81 (2.46 runs per over)
Did not bat AR Border*, DM Jones, SR Waugh, IA Healy, TV Hohns, MG Hughes, GF Lawson, TM Alderman
Fall of wickets 1-62 (Marsh)
Bowling O M R W Econ
NA Foster 5 2 5 0 1.00
ARC Fraser 10 0 28 0 2.80
JE Emburey 13 3 30 1 2.30
NGB Cook 4.5 0 18 0 3.72
Match details
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series Australia led the 6-match series 3-0
Player of the match GF Lawson (Australia)
Umpires JH Hampshire and BJ Meyer
Close of play
Thu, 27 Jul - day 1 - England 1st innings 224/7 (RA Smith 112*, NA Foster 36*)
Fri, 28 Jul - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 219/3 (AR Border 19*, DM Jones 49*)
Sat, 29 Jul - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 441/9 (GF Lawson 13*, TM Alderman 5*)
Sun, 30 Jul - rest day
Mon, 31 Jul - day 4 - England 2nd innings 123/6 (RC Russell 47*, JE Emburey 22*)
Tue, 1 Aug - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 81/1 (32.5 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 24-29, 1989
Match drawn
England v Australia at Nottingham - Aug 10-14, 1989
Australia won by an innings and 180 runs
England v Australia at Manchester - Jul 27-Aug 1, 1989
Australia won by 9 wickets
England v Australia at Birmingham - Jul 6-11, 1989
Match drawn
England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 22-27, 1989
Australia won by 6 wickets
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Photos

Jul 31, 1989

Ian Botham was one of Terry Alderman's five victims in the second innings, England v Australia, 4th Test, Old Trafford, 4th day, July 31, 1989

Ian Botham was one of Terry Alderman's five victims in the second innings

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Jul 27, 1989

The Duke of York shakes hands with Australian captain Allan Border, England v Australia, 4th Test, 1st day, July 27, 1989

The Duke of York shakes hands with Australian captain Allan Border

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