England tour of Australia, 1994/95 / Scorecard

The Ashes - 2nd Test

Australia v England

Australia won by 295 runs

Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MJ Slater run out (DeFreitas/Gatting) 3 26 19 0 0 15.78
MA Taylor* lbw b DeFreitas 9 73 41 1 0 21.95
DC Boon c Hick b Tufnell 41 148 100 4 0 41.00
ME Waugh c Thorpe b DeFreitas 71 221 155 3 0 45.80
MG Bevan c Atherton b Gough 3 29 23 0 0 13.04
SR Waugh not out 94 265 191 5 0 49.21
IA Healy c †Rhodes b Tufnell 17 59 42 1 0 40.47
SK Warne c Hick b Gough 6 27 25 0 0 24.00
TBA May lbw b Gough 9 51 31 0 0 29.03
CJ McDermott b Gough 0 2 3 0 0 0.00
DW Fleming c Hick b Malcolm 16 33 19 2 0 84.21
Extras (lb 7, nb 3) 10
Total (all out; 107.3 overs; 471 mins) 279 (2.59 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-10 (Slater), 2-39 (Taylor), 3-91 (Boon), 4-100 (Bevan), 5-171 (ME Waugh), 6-208 (Healy), 7-220 (Warne), 8-242 (May), 9-242 (McDermott), 10-279 (Fleming)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DE Malcolm 28.3 4 78 1 2.73 (1nb)
PAJ DeFreitas 23 4 66 2 2.86 (1nb)
D Gough 26 9 60 4 2.30
PCR Tufnell 28 7 59 2 2.10 (1nb)
GA Hick 2 0 9 0 4.50
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Atherton* lbw b Warne 44 199 157 4 0 28.02
AJ Stewart c & b Warne 16 51 26 3 0 61.53
GA Hick c †Healy b McDermott 23 44 33 3 0 69.69
GP Thorpe c ME Waugh b Warne 51 149 116 5 0 43.96
GA Gooch c & b McDermott 15 67 52 1 0 28.84
MW Gatting c SR Waugh b Warne 9 23 24 0 0 37.50
D Gough c †Healy b McDermott 20 65 52 3 0 38.46
SJ Rhodes c ME Waugh b Warne 0 13 11 0 0 0.00
PAJ DeFreitas st †Healy b Warne 14 24 19 2 0 73.68
DE Malcolm not out 11 26 13 2 0 84.61
PCR Tufnell run out (Taylor) 0 6 4 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 7, nb 2) 9
Total (all out; 83.4 overs; 339 mins) 212 (2.53 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 0-10* (Stewart, retired not out), 1-40 (Hick), 2-119 (Atherton), 3-124 (Thorpe), 4-140 (Gatting), 5-148 (Gooch), 6-151 (Rhodes), 7-185 (Stewart), 8-189 (Gough), 9-207 (DeFreitas), 10-212 (Tufnell)
Bowling O M R W Econ
CJ McDermott 24 6 72 3 3.00 (2nb)
DW Fleming 11 5 30 0 2.72
ME Waugh 3 1 11 0 3.66
SK Warne 27.4 8 64 6 2.31
TBA May 18 5 28 0 1.55
Australia 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Taylor* lbw b Gough 19 81 64 1 0 29.68
MJ Slater st †Rhodes b Tufnell 44 121 74 5 0 59.45
DC Boon lbw b DeFreitas 131 378 277 14 0 47.29
ME Waugh c & b Gough 29 127 82 1 0 35.36
MG Bevan c sub (JP Crawley) b Tufnell 35 190 135 1 0 25.92
SR Waugh not out 26 92 73 0 0 35.61
IA Healy c Thorpe b Tufnell 17 62 38 1 0 44.73
SK Warne c DeFreitas b Gough 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
CJ McDermott not out 2 6 7 0 0 28.57
Extras (b 1, lb 9, w 1, nb 6) 17
Total (7 wickets dec; 124 overs; 533 mins) 320 (2.58 runs per over)
Did not bat TBA May, DW Fleming
Fall of wickets 1-61 (Taylor), 2-81 (Slater), 3-157 (ME Waugh), 4-269 (Bevan), 5-275 (Boon), 6-316 (Healy), 7-317 (Warne)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DE Malcolm 22 3 86 0 3.90 (2nb, 1w)
PAJ DeFreitas 26 2 70 1 2.69 (2nb)
PCR Tufnell 48 8 90 3 1.87 (2nb)
D Gough 25 6 59 3 2.36
GA Hick 3 2 5 0 1.66
England 2nd innings (target: 388 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
GA Gooch c †Healy b Fleming 2 9 8 0 0 25.00
MA Atherton* c †Healy b McDermott 25 73 43 4 0 58.13
GA Hick b Fleming 2 9 6 0 0 33.33
GP Thorpe c †Healy b McDermott 9 22 20 1 0 45.00
MW Gatting c Taylor b McDermott 25 86 72 2 0 34.72
SJ Rhodes c ME Waugh b McDermott 16 94 72 0 0 22.22
AJ Stewart not out 8 54 29 0 0 27.58
PAJ DeFreitas lbw b Warne 0 4 4 0 0 0.00
D Gough c †Healy b Warne 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
DE Malcolm c Boon b Warne 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
PCR Tufnell c †Healy b McDermott 0 5 4 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 2, nb 3) 5
Total (all out; 42.5 overs; 184 mins) 92 (2.14 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-3 (Gooch), 2-10 (Hick), 3-23 (Thorpe), 4-43 (Atherton), 5-81 (Gatting), 6-88 (Rhodes), 7-91 (DeFreitas), 8-91 (Gough), 9-91 (Malcolm), 10-92 (Tufnell)
Bowling O M R W Econ
CJ McDermott 16.5 5 42 5 2.49 (3nb)
DW Fleming 9 1 24 2 2.66
SK Warne 13 6 16 3 1.23
TBA May 4 1 8 0 2.00
Match details
Toss England, who chose to field
Series Australia led the 5-match series 2-0
Player of the match CJ McDermott (Australia)
Umpires SA Bucknor (West Indies) and SG Randell
TV umpire WP Sheahan
Match referee JR Reid (New Zealand)
Close of play
Sat, 24 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 220/7 (SR Waugh 61*, 89.5 ov)
Sun, 25 Dec - rest day
Mon, 26 Dec - day 2 - England 1st innings 148/4 (GA Gooch 15*, D Gough 1*, 68 ov)
Tue, 27 Dec - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 170/3 (DC Boon 64*, MG Bevan 3*, 69 ov)
Wed, 28 Dec - day 4 - England 2nd innings 79/4 (MW Gatting 23*, SJ Rhodes 13*, 30 ov)
Thu, 29 Dec - day 5 - England 2nd innings 92 (42.5 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Fleming had an all run four.
  • Lunch: England 100 (Atherton 8*, Stewart 1*)
  • AJ Stewart (1) retired hurt on 1* from 10/0 to 151/6 (Broken finger, struck on index finer from a delivery bowled by McDermott)
  • Eng 200 (488b)
  • Gooch was out off the first ball of Day 3 off a full toss.
  • With Stewart's dismissal, Warne completed 150 wkts (@22.98).
  • With Gough's dismissal, McDermott took his 249th wicket, passing Benaud to become the 2nd alltime Aus wicket-taker.
  • Aus 2nd innings
  • Aus 50 (94b) 150 (344b)
  • New ball taken at start of the 87th over.
  • Boon 100 (301m 232b 10x4) Boon 131 (379m 277b 14x4) Boon's 20th century, 14th player to do so, 17th alltime rungetter past Barrington and Vengsarkar.
  • Boon has three all run fours.
  • Bevan has an all run four.
  • Eng 2nd innings
  • Warne performed the hat-trick in his 13th over dismissing DeFreitas, Gough, Malcolm off his 4th, 5th, 6th deliveries.
  • Gatting was dismissed off the 2nd ball of Day 5.
  • Atherton 1x4 all run.
  • Attendance: 144,492
 
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Series Results
Australia v England at Perth - Feb 3-7, 1995
Australia won by 329 runs
Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 26-30, 1995
England won by 106 runs
Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 1-5, 1995
Match drawn
Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 24-29, 1994
Australia won by 295 runs
Australia v England at Brisbane - Nov 25-29, 1994
Australia won by 184 runs
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Dec 29, 1994

Michael Atherton sits dejected at a press conference while a TV replays Australia's victory in Melbourne, Australia v England, 2nd Test, Melbourne, 5th day, December 29, 1994

Michael Atherton sits dejected at a press conference while a TV replays Australia's victory in Melbourne

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Dec 26, 1994

The sign held up by a spectator tells the story of the day, Australia v England, 2nd Test, Melbourne, 3rd day, December 27, 1994

The sign held up by a spectator tells the story of the day

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