England tour of Australia, 1998/99 / Scorecard

The Ashes - 5th Test

Australia v England

Australia won by 98 runs

Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Taylor* c Hick b Headley 2 14 8 0 0 25.00
MJ Slater c †Hegg b Headley 18 63 35 2 0 51.42
JL Langer c Ramprakash b Tudor 26 53 39 2 0 66.66
ME Waugh c †Hegg b Headley 121 293 205 10 0 59.02
SR Waugh b Such 96 202 171 9 0 56.14
DS Lehmann c Hussain b Tudor 32 44 37 5 0 86.48
IA Healy c †Hegg b Gough 14 48 28 1 0 50.00
SK Warne not out 2 14 7 0 0 28.57
SCG MacGill b Gough 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
CR Miller b Gough 0 2 1 0 0 0.00
GD McGrath c Hick b Headley 0 1 2 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 2, nb 9) 11
Total (all out; 87.3 overs) 322 (3.68 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-4 (Taylor, 3.1 ov), 2-52 (Slater, 12.4 ov), 3-52 (Langer, 13.1 ov), 4-242 (SR Waugh, 66.2 ov), 5-284 (Lehmann, 76.2 ov), 6-319 (ME Waugh, 85.1 ov), 7-321 (Healy, 86.4 ov), 8-321 (MacGill, 86.5 ov), 9-321 (Miller, 86.6 ov), 10-322 (McGrath, 87.3 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
D Gough 17 4 61 3 3.58
DW Headley 19.3 3 62 4 3.17 (1nb)
AJ Tudor 12 1 64 2 5.33 (8nb)
PM Such 24 6 77 1 3.20
MR Ramprakash 15 0 56 0 3.73
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Butcher lbw b Warne 36 90 70 4 0 51.42
AJ Stewart* c Warne b McGrath 3 28 17 0 0 17.64
N Hussain c ME Waugh b Miller 42 174 126 4 0 33.33
MR Ramprakash c MacGill b McGrath 14 52 42 1 0 33.33
GA Hick c Warne b MacGill 23 54 38 3 1 60.52
JP Crawley c Taylor b MacGill 44 118 75 5 0 58.66
WK Hegg b Miller 15 53 50 0 0 30.00
AJ Tudor b MacGill 14 43 40 2 0 35.00
DW Headley c McGrath b MacGill 8 22 20 1 0 40.00
D Gough lbw b MacGill 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
PM Such not out 0 6 4 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 8, lb 8, w 1, nb 4) 21
Total (all out; 80.1 overs) 220 (2.74 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-18 (Stewart, 6.5 ov), 2-56 (Butcher, 21.4 ov), 3-88 (Ramprakash, 34.6 ov), 4-137 (Hick, 48.2 ov), 5-139 (Hussain, 49.2 ov), 6-171 (Hegg, 63.4 ov), 7-204 (Tudor, 74.5 ov), 8-213 (Crawley, 78.1 ov), 9-213 (Gough, 78.3 ov), 10-220 (Headley, 80.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GD McGrath 17 7 35 2 2.05 (3nb)
CR Miller 23 6 45 2 1.95
SCG MacGill 20.1 2 57 5 2.82 (1w)
SK Warne 20 4 67 1 3.35 (1nb)
Australia 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MJ Slater c †Hegg b Headley 123 271 189 11 3 65.07
MA Taylor* c Stewart b Gough 2 30 25 0 0 8.00
JL Langer lbw b Headley 1 11 5 0 0 20.00
ME Waugh c Ramprakash b Headley 24 79 60 4 0 40.00
DS Lehmann c Crawley b Such 0 12 8 0 0 0.00
IA Healy c Crawley b Such 5 36 26 0 0 19.23
SR Waugh b Headley 8 38 28 1 0 28.57
SK Warne c Ramprakash b Such 8 23 13 0 0 61.53
SCG MacGill c Butcher b Such 6 46 24 0 0 25.00
CR Miller not out 3 15 9 0 0 33.33
GD McGrath c Stewart b Such 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 3, lb 1) 4
Total (all out; 64.5 overs) 184 (2.83 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-16 (Taylor, 7.6 ov), 2-25 (Langer, 10.2 ov), 3-64 (ME Waugh, 27.5 ov), 4-73 (Lehmann, 30.4 ov), 5-91 (Healy, 40.2 ov), 6-110 (SR Waugh, 49.4 ov), 7-141 (Warne, 54.2 ov), 8-180 (Slater, 61.4 ov), 9-184 (MacGill, 64.3 ov), 10-184 (McGrath, 64.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DW Headley 19 7 40 4 2.10
D Gough 15 3 51 1 3.40
PM Such 25.5 5 81 5 3.13
AJ Tudor 5 2 8 0 1.60
England 2nd innings (target: 287 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Butcher st †Healy b Warne 27 60 47 3 0 57.44
AJ Stewart* st †Healy b MacGill 42 83 55 4 0 76.36
N Hussain c & b MacGill 53 170 129 2 0 41.08
MR Ramprakash c Taylor b McGrath 14 60 46 1 0 30.43
GA Hick b MacGill 7 39 25 1 0 28.00
JP Crawley lbw b Miller 5 21 16 0 0 31.25
WK Hegg c †Healy b MacGill 3 10 10 0 0 30.00
AJ Tudor b MacGill 3 27 21 0 0 14.28
DW Headley c †Healy b MacGill 16 25 24 2 0 66.66
D Gough not out 7 21 15 1 0 46.66
PM Such c & b MacGill 2 11 12 0 0 16.66
Extras (lb 5, w 1, nb 3) 9
Total (all out; 66.1 overs) 188 (2.84 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-57 (Butcher, 13.6 ov), 2-77 (Stewart, 20.2 ov), 3-110 (Ramprakash, 34.4 ov), 4-131 (Hick, 44.3 ov), 5-150 (Crawley, 49.6 ov), 6-157 (Hegg, 52.6 ov), 7-162 (Hussain, 56.4 ov), 8-175 (Tudor, 60.2 ov), 9-180 (Headley, 62.6 ov), 10-188 (Such, 66.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GD McGrath 10 0 40 1 4.00 (3nb)
CR Miller 17 1 50 1 2.94
SCG MacGill 20.1 4 50 7 2.47 (1w)
SK Warne 19 3 43 1 2.26
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series Australia won the 5-match series 3-1
Player of the match SCG MacGill (Australia)
Player of the series SR Waugh (Australia)
Umpires RS Dunne (New Zealand) and DB Hair
TV umpire SJA Taufel
Match referee JR Reid (New Zealand)
Close of play
Sat, 2 Jan - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 322
Sun, 3 Jan - day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 13/0 (MJ Slater 11*, MA Taylor 2*, 7 ov)
Mon, 4 Jan - day 3 - England 2nd innings 104/2 (N Hussain 17*, MR Ramprakash 14*, 30 ov)
Tue, 5 Jan - day 4 - England 2nd innings 188 (66.1 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Lunch: England 175/7 (Tudor 3*, Headley 12*, 60 overs)
  • Taylor's catch of Ramprakash was his 157th in Tests, passing Border's world record outright.
  • Attendance: 27,754. Match total: 142,282.
 
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Series Results
Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 2-5, 1999
Australia won by 98 runs
Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 26-29, 1998
England won by 12 runs
Australia v England at Adelaide - Dec 11-15, 1998
Australia won by 205 runs
Australia v England at Perth - Nov 28-30, 1998
Australia won by 7 wickets
Australia v England at Brisbane - Nov 20-24, 1998
Match drawn
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Jan 4, 1999

Michael Slater made 123, Australia v England, 5th Test, Sydney, 3rd day, January 4, 1999

Michael Slater made 123

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