Australia tour of England and Scotland, 5th Test: England v Australia at Nottingham, Aug 7-10, 1997
The Ashes - 5th Test
Australia won by 264 runs
7,8,9,10 August 1997 (5-day match)
  Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MTG Elliott c †Stewart b Headley 69 158 117 10 0 58.97
MA Taylor* b Caddick 76 219 155 12 0 49.03
GS Blewett c †Stewart b BC Hollioake 50 142 115 7 0 43.47
ME Waugh lbw b Caddick 68 174 124 7 0 54.83
SR Waugh b Malcolm 75 170 102 13 0 73.52
RT Ponting b Headley 9 15 15 1 0 60.00
IA Healy c AJ Hollioake b Malcolm 16 29 18 2 0 88.88
SK Warne c Thorpe b Malcolm 0 11 5 0 0 0.00
PR Reiffel c Thorpe b Headley 26 62 45 4 0 57.77
JN Gillespie not out 18 53 34 2 0 52.94
GD McGrath b Headley 1 10 6 0 0 16.66
Extras (b 4, lb 10, w 1, nb 4) 19
  Total (all out; 121.5 overs) 427 (3.50 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  DE Malcolm 25 5 100 3 4.00 (1w)
  DW Headley 30.5 7 87 4 2.82 (3nb)
  AR Caddick 30 4 102 2 3.40 (1nb)
  BC Hollioake 10 1 57 1 5.70 (1nb)
  RDB Croft 19 7 43 0 2.26
  AJ Hollioake 7 0 24 0 3.42
  England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Atherton* c †Healy b Warne 27 111 75 3 0 36.00
AJ Stewart c †Healy b Warne 87 136 107 14 0 81.30
JP Crawley c †Healy b McGrath 18 63 44 2 0 40.90
N Hussain b Warne 2 27 22 0 0 9.09
GP Thorpe c Blewett b Warne 53 154 118 6 0 44.91
AJ Hollioake c Taylor b Reiffel 45 139 94 6 1 47.87
BC Hollioake c ME Waugh b Reiffel 28 57 39 5 0 71.79
RDB Croft c Blewett b McGrath 18 40 34 2 1 52.94
AR Caddick c †Healy b McGrath 0 17 6 0 0 0.00
DW Headley not out 10 24 17 2 0 58.82
DE Malcolm b McGrath 12 20 12 3 0 100.00
Extras (b 2, lb 6, nb 5) 13
  Total (all out; 93.5 overs) 313 (3.33 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  GD McGrath 29.5 9 71 4 2.37
  PR Reiffel 21 2 101 2 4.80 (3nb)
  JN Gillespie 11 3 47 0 4.27 (1nb)
  SK Warne 32 8 86 4 2.68 (1nb)
  Australia 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Taylor* c Hussain b BC Hollioake 45 135 100 7 0 45.00
MTG Elliott c Crawley b Caddick 37 64 40 7 0 92.50
GS Blewett c †Stewart b Caddick 60 128 94 7 0 63.82
ME Waugh lbw b Headley 7 32 22 1 0 31.81
SR Waugh c AJ Hollioake b Caddick 14 59 25 2 0 56.00
RT Ponting c †Stewart b AJ Hollioake 45 168 131 4 0 34.35
IA Healy c †Stewart b AJ Hollioake 63 104 78 9 0 80.76
SK Warne c Thorpe b Croft 20 48 36 0 1 55.55
PR Reiffel c BC Hollioake b Croft 22 56 37 3 0 59.45
JN Gillespie c Thorpe b Headley 4 19 19 0 0 21.05
GD McGrath not out 1 16 16 0 0 6.25
Extras (b 1, lb 11, nb 6) 18
  Total (all out; 98.5 overs) 336 (3.39 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  DE Malcolm 16 4 52 0 3.25
  DW Headley 19 3 56 2 2.94 (1nb)
  RDB Croft 26.5 6 74 2 2.75
  AR Caddick 20 2 85 3 4.25 (3nb)
  BC Hollioake 5 1 26 1 5.20
  AJ Hollioake 12 2 31 2 2.58 (1nb)
  England 2nd innings (target: 451 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Atherton* c †Healy b McGrath 8 37 32 1 0 25.00
AJ Stewart c SR Waugh b Reiffel 16 39 22 3 0 72.72
JP Crawley c †Healy b Gillespie 33 66 41 4 0 80.48
N Hussain b Gillespie 21 49 37 2 0 56.75
GP Thorpe not out 82 127 92 13 0 89.13
AJ Hollioake lbw b Gillespie 2 17 7 0 0 28.57
BC Hollioake lbw b Warne 2 31 25 0 0 8.00
RDB Croft c McGrath b Warne 6 8 6 0 1 100.00
AR Caddick lbw b Warne 0 15 10 0 0 0.00
DW Headley c †Healy b McGrath 4 35 26 1 0 15.38
DE Malcolm c ME Waugh b McGrath 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 6, lb 2, nb 4) 12
  Total (all out; 48.5 overs) 186 (3.80 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  GD McGrath 13.5 4 36 3 2.60 (1nb)
  PR Reiffel 11 3 34 1 3.09 (2nb)
  JN Gillespie 8 0 65 3 8.12 (3nb)
  SK Warne 16 4 43 3 2.68 (1nb)

Match details


Toss - Australia, who chose to bat
Series - Australia led the 6-match series 3-1
Test debuts - AJ Hollioake and BC Hollioake (England)
Player of the match - IA Healy (Australia)
Umpires - CJ Mitchley (South Africa) and DR Shepherd
TV umpire - AA Jones
Match referee - CW Smith (West Indies)
Close of play
  • Thu, 7 Aug - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 302/3 (ME Waugh 60*, SR Waugh 38*)
  • Fri, 8 Aug - day 2 - England 1st innings 188/4 (GP Thorpe 30*, AJ Hollioake 15*)
  • Sat, 9 Aug - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 167/4 (SR Waugh 10*, RT Ponting 5*)
  • Sun, 10 Aug - day 4 - England 2nd innings 186 (48.5 ov) - end of match

Match Notes


Day 4
Day 2
    • With the dismissal of Stewart in the first innings, Healy reached the mark of 300 catches in Tests (100 against England)
    • McGrath was warned for running on the pitch in his follow through after the 37th over.
    • England were 8 wickets down at the scheduled stumps time, and MA Taylor claimed the extra half an hour of play.
 
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