Australia tour of England and Scotland, 1997 / Fall of wickets and partnerships

The Ashes - 1st Test

England v Australia

England won by 9 wickets

Partnerships - England 1st innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 8 MA Atherton MA Butcher - 1/8
2nd 8 MA Butcher AJ Stewart 1/8 2/16
3rd 34 AJ Stewart N Hussain 2/16 3/50
4th 288 GP Thorpe N Hussain 3/50 4/338
5th 7 JP Crawley N Hussain 4/338 5/345
6th 71 N Hussain MA Ealham 5/345 6/416
7th 44 RDB Croft MA Ealham 6/416 7/460
8th 3 D Gough MA Ealham 7/460 8/463
9th 15 AR Caddick MA Ealham 8/463 9/478
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
2 4th 288 GP Thorpe N Hussain 3/50 4/338
3 2nd 194 MA Taylor GS Blewett 1/133 2/327
3 1st 133 MTG Elliott MA Taylor - 1/133
4 2nd 90* MA Atherton AJ Stewart 1/29 1/119 (21.3)
2 6th 71 N Hussain MA Ealham 5/345 6/416
1 9th 56 MS Kasprowicz SK Warne 8/54 9/110
2 7th 44 RDB Croft MA Ealham 6/416 7/460
3 4th 39 MG Bevan SR Waugh 3/354 4/393
3 7th 34 IA Healy SK Warne 6/431 7/465
2 3rd 34 AJ Stewart N Hussain 2/16 3/50
3 6th 32 SR Waugh IA Healy 5/399 6/431
4 1st 29 MA Butcher MA Atherton - 1/29
3 3rd 27 GS Blewett SR Waugh 2/327 3/354
1 5th 20 SR Waugh MG Bevan 4/28 5/48
2 9th 15 AR Caddick MA Ealham 8/463 9/478
3 9th 12 JN Gillespie SK Warne 8/465 9/477
1 3rd 11 ME Waugh GS Blewett 2/15 3/26
1 1st 11 MTG Elliott MA Taylor - 1/11
2 2nd 8 MA Butcher AJ Stewart 1/8 2/16
2 1st 8 MA Atherton MA Butcher - 1/8
1 10th 8 SK Warne GD McGrath 9/110 10/118
2 5th 7 JP Crawley N Hussain 4/338 5/345
3 5th 6 ME Waugh SR Waugh 4/393 5/399
1 8th 6 JN Gillespie SK Warne 7/48 8/54
1 2nd 4 MA Taylor GS Blewett 1/11 2/15
2 8th 3 D Gough MA Ealham 7/460 8/463
1 4th 2 GS Blewett SR Waugh 3/26 4/28
3 10th 0 SK Warne GD McGrath 9/477 10/477
3 8th 0 MS Kasprowicz SK Warne 7/465 8/465
1 7th 0 MG Bevan JN Gillespie 6/48 7/48
1 6th 0 IA Healy MG Bevan 5/48 6/48
Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 21-23, 1997
England won by 19 runs
England v Australia at Nottingham - Aug 7-10, 1997
Australia won by 264 runs
England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 24-28, 1997
Australia won by an innings and 61 runs
England v Australia at Manchester - Jul 3-7, 1997
Australia won by 268 runs
England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 19-23, 1997
Match drawn
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Photos

Jun 6, 1997

Nasser Hussain celebrates after reaching his double-century, England v Australia, 1st Test, Edgbaston, 2nd day, June 6, 1997

Nasser Hussain celebrates after reaching his double-century

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Jun 6, 1997

Nasser Hussain flicks to leg side of his way to a double-century, England v Australia, 1st Test, Edgbaston, 2nd day, June 6, 1997

Nasser Hussain flicks to leg side of his way to a double-century

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