England tour of Australia, 1990/91 / Scorecard

The Ashes - 4th Test

Australia v England

Match drawn

Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
GR Marsh c Gooch b Small 37 93 67 5 0 55.22
MA Taylor run out 5 19 18 0 0 27.77
DC Boon c Fraser b Malcolm 49 181 148 4 0 33.10
AR Border* b DeFreitas 12 75 33 0 0 36.36
DM Jones lbw b DeFreitas 0 2 3 0 0 0.00
ME Waugh b Malcolm 138 237 188 18 0 73.40
GRJ Matthews c †Stewart b Gooch 65 318 215 3 0 30.23
IA Healy c †Stewart b DeFreitas 1 7 6 0 0 16.66
CJ McDermott not out 42 165 99 0 0 42.42
MG Hughes lbw b Small 1 30 23 0 0 4.34
BA Reid c Lamb b DeFreitas 5 22 18 0 0 27.77
Extras (b 2, lb 23, w 2, nb 4) 31
Total (all out; 135.2 overs; 584 mins) 386 (2.85 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-11 (Taylor), 2-62 (Marsh), 3-104 (Border), 4-104 (Jones), 5-124 (Boon), 6-295 (Waugh), 7-298 (Healy), 8-358 (Matthews), 9-373 (Hughes), 10-386 (Reid)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DE Malcolm 38 7 104 2 2.73 (2nb, 1w)
ARC Fraser 23 6 48 0 2.08
GC Small 34 10 92 2 2.70
PAJ DeFreitas 26.2 6 56 4 2.12 (1nb)
PCR Tufnell 5 0 38 0 7.60
GA Gooch 9 2 23 1 2.55 (1nb, 1w)
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
GA Gooch* c †Healy b Reid 87 284 197 8 0 44.16
MA Atherton lbw b McDermott 0 21 16 0 0 0.00
AJ Lamb c †Healy b McDermott 0 3 4 0 0 0.00
RA Smith c & b Hughes 53 200 149 4 0 35.57
DI Gower c Hughes b McDermott 11 34 20 1 0 55.00
AJ Stewart c †Healy b Reid 11 32 25 0 0 44.00
PAJ DeFreitas c Matthews b McDermott 45 81 56 4 0 80.35
GC Small b McDermott 1 23 16 0 0 6.25
ARC Fraser c †Healy b Reid 2 24 12 0 0 16.66
DE Malcolm c †Healy b Reid 2 10 8 0 0 25.00
PCR Tufnell not out 0 12 3 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 1, lb 3, nb 13) 17
Total (all out; 81.3 overs; 366 mins) 229 (2.80 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-10 (Atherton), 2-11 (Lamb), 3-137 (Smith), 4-160 (Gower), 5-176 (Gooch), 6-179 (Stewart), 7-198 (Small), 8-215 (Fraser), 9-219 (Malcolm), 10-229 (DeFreitas)
Bowling O M R W Econ
BA Reid 29 9 53 4 1.82 (2nb)
CJ McDermott 26.3 3 97 5 3.66 (8nb)
MG Hughes 22 4 62 1 2.81 (2nb)
ME Waugh 4 1 13 0 3.25 (1nb)
Australia 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Taylor run out 4 22 12 1 0 33.33
GR Marsh c Gooch b Small 0 9 5 0 0 0.00
DC Boon b Tufnell 121 388 277 9 0 43.68
DM Jones lbw b DeFreitas 8 26 16 2 0 50.00
ME Waugh b Malcolm 23 72 56 1 0 41.07
MG Hughes c Gooch b Fraser 30 102 62 3 0 48.38
AR Border* not out 83 224 148 6 0 56.08
GRJ Matthews not out 34 71 51 1 0 66.66
Extras (b 1, lb 7, w 3) 11
Total (6 wickets dec; 104 overs; 450 mins) 314 (3.01 runs per over)
Did not bat IA Healy, CJ McDermott, BA Reid
Fall of wickets 1-1 (Marsh), 2-8 (Taylor), 3-25 (Jones), 4-64 (Waugh), 5-130 (Hughes), 6-240 (Boon)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DE Malcolm 21 0 87 1 4.14 (1nb, 1w)
GC Small 18 3 64 1 3.55
PAJ DeFreitas 23 6 61 1 2.65
ARC Fraser 26 3 66 1 2.53 (1nb)
PCR Tufnell 16 3 28 1 1.75
England 2nd innings (target: 472 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
GA Gooch* c Marsh b Reid 117 214 188 12 0 62.23
MA Atherton c Waugh b Reid 87 250 212 11 0 41.03
AJ Lamb b McDermott 53 84 54 6 0 98.14
DI Gower lbw b Hughes 16 54 27 2 0 59.25
RA Smith not out 10 81 37 0 0 27.02
AJ Stewart c Jones b McDermott 9 8 9 1 0 100.00
PAJ DeFreitas not out 19 66 61 2 0 31.14
Extras (b 5, lb 9, w 1, nb 9) 24
Total (5 wickets; 96 overs) 335 (3.48 runs per over)
Did not bat GC Small, ARC Fraser, DE Malcolm, PCR Tufnell
Fall of wickets 1-203 (Gooch), 2-246 (Atherton), 3-287 (Lamb), 4-287 (Gower), 5-297 (Stewart)
Bowling O M R W Econ
BA Reid 23 5 59 2 2.56 (1nb)
CJ McDermott 27 5 106 2 3.92 (8nb)
MG Hughes 14 3 52 1 3.71
GRJ Matthews 31 7 100 0 3.22
ME Waugh 1 0 4 0 4.00 (1w)
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series Australia led the 5-match series 2-0
Test debut ME Waugh (Australia)
Player of the match GA Gooch (England)
Umpires LJ King and TA Prue
Close of play
Fri, 25 Jan - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 269/5 (ME Waugh 116*, GRJ Matthews 29*)
Sat, 26 Jan - day 2 - England 1st innings 95/2 (GA Gooch 50*, RA Smith 36*)
Sun, 27 Jan - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 68/4 (DC Boon 24*, MG Hughes 3*)
Mon, 28 Jan - day 4 - England 2nd innings 19/0 (GA Gooch 14*, MA Atherton 1*)
Tue, 29 Jan - day 5 - England 2nd innings 335/5 (96 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • Twelfth men: T.M.Alderman (A) & E.E.Hemmings (E)
 
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Jan 25, 1991

Mark Waugh scored a hundred on debut, Australia v England, 4th Test, Adelaide, 1st day, January 25, 1991

Mark Waugh scored a hundred on debut

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