The Ashes - 2nd Test

England v Australia

Australia won by 6 wickets

England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
GA Gooch c †Healy b Waugh 60 168 123 9 0 48.78
BC Broad lbw b Alderman 18 55 45 3 0 40.00
KJ Barnett c Boon b Hughes 14 30 24 2 0 58.33
MW Gatting c Boon b Hughes 0 8 1 0 0 0.00
DI Gower* b Lawson 57 105 62 8 0 91.93
RA Smith c Hohns b Lawson 32 53 36 6 0 88.88
JE Emburey b Alderman 0 4 2 0 0 0.00
RC Russell not out 64 162 115 9 0 55.65
NA Foster c Jones b Hughes 16 63 51 3 0 31.37
PW Jarvis c Marsh b Hughes 6 11 14 1 0 42.85
GR Dilley c Border b Alderman 7 70 51 0 0 13.72
Extras (lb 9, nb 3) 12
Total (all out; 86.5 overs) 286 (3.29 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-31 (Broad), 2-52 (Barnett), 3-58 (Gatting), 4-131 (Gooch), 5-180 (Gower), 6-185 (Emburey), 7-191 (Smith), 8-237 (Foster), 9-253 (Jarvis), 10-286 (Dilley)
Bowling O M R W Econ
TM Alderman 20.5 4 60 3 2.88
GF Lawson 27 8 88 2 3.25
MG Hughes 23 6 71 4 3.08
SR Waugh 9 3 49 1 5.44
TV Hohns 7 3 9 0 1.28
Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
GR Marsh c †Russell b Dilley 3 19 14 0 0 21.42
MA Taylor lbw b Foster 62 224 162 8 0 38.27
DC Boon c Gooch b Dilley 94 254 189 12 0 49.73
AR Border* c Smith b Emburey 35 81 62 5 0 56.45
DM Jones lbw b Foster 27 46 30 1 0 90.00
SR Waugh not out 152 330 249 17 0 61.04
IA Healy c †Russell b Jarvis 3 41 30 0 0 10.00
MG Hughes c Gooch b Foster 30 71 52 4 0 57.69
TV Hohns b Emburey 21 55 38 3 0 55.26
GF Lawson c Broad b Emburey 74 107 94 11 0 78.72
TM Alderman lbw b Emburey 8 37 39 1 0 20.51
Extras (lb 11, nb 8) 19
Total (all out; 158 overs) 528 (3.34 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-6 (Marsh), 2-151 (Taylor), 3-192 (Boon), 4-221 (Border), 5-235 (Jones), 6-265 (Healy), 7-331 (Hughes), 8-381 (Hohns), 9-511 (Lawson), 10-528 (Alderman)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GR Dilley 34 3 141 2 4.14
NA Foster 45 7 129 3 2.86
PW Jarvis 31 3 150 1 4.83
JE Emburey 42 12 88 4 2.09
GA Gooch 6 2 9 0 1.50
England 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
GA Gooch lbw b Alderman 0 2 3 0 0 0.00
BC Broad b Lawson 20 43 30 4 0 66.66
KJ Barnett c Jones b Alderman 3 27 21 0 0 14.28
MW Gatting lbw b Alderman 22 115 82 4 0 26.82
DI Gower* c Border b Hughes 106 269 198 16 0 53.53
RA Smith b Alderman 96 271 206 16 0 46.60
RC Russell c Boon b Lawson 29 73 65 4 0 44.61
JE Emburey not out 36 138 96 4 0 37.50
NA Foster lbw b Alderman 4 2 2 1 0 200.00
PW Jarvis lbw b Alderman 5 20 16 0 0 31.25
GR Dilley c Boon b Hughes 24 83 64 3 0 37.50
Extras (b 6, lb 6, nb 2) 14
Total (all out; 130 overs) 359 (2.76 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Gooch), 2-18 (Barnett), 3-28 (Broad), 4-84 (Gatting), 5-223 (Gower), 6-274 (Russell), 7-300 (Smith), 8-304 (Foster), 9-314 (Jarvis), 10-359 (Dilley)
Bowling O M R W Econ
TM Alderman 38 6 128 6 3.36
GF Lawson 39 10 99 2 2.53
MG Hughes 24 8 44 2 1.83
AR Border 9 3 23 0 2.55
TV Hohns 13 6 33 0 2.53
SR Waugh 7 2 20 0 2.85
Australia 2nd innings (target: 118 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
GR Marsh b Dilley 1 18 12 0 0 8.33
MA Taylor c Gooch b Foster 27 78 61 2 0 44.26
DC Boon not out 58 158 121 6 0 47.93
AR Border* c sub (RJ Sims) b Foster 1 17 9 0 0 11.11
DM Jones c †Russell b Foster 0 9 4 0 0 0.00
SR Waugh not out 21 70 40 2 0 52.50
Extras (b 3, lb 4, nb 4) 11
Total (4 wickets; 40.2 overs) 119 (2.95 runs per over)
Did not bat IA Healy, MG Hughes, TV Hohns, GF Lawson, TM Alderman
Fall of wickets 1-9 (Marsh), 2-51 (Taylor), 3-61 (Border), 4-67 (Jones)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GR Dilley 10 2 27 1 2.70
NA Foster 18 3 39 3 2.16
JE Emburey 3 0 8 0 2.66
PW Jarvis 9.2 0 38 0 4.07
Match details
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series Australia led the 6-match series 2-0
Player of the match SR Waugh (Australia)
Umpires HD Bird and NT Plews
Close of play
Thu, 22 Jun - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 4/0 (GR Marsh 3*, MA Taylor 1*)
Fri, 23 Jun - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 276/6 (SR Waugh 35*, MG Hughes 2*)
Sat, 24 Jun - day 3 - England 2nd innings 58/3 (MW Gatting 16*, DI Gower 15*)
Sun, 25 Jun - rest day
Mon, 26 Jun - day 4 - England 2nd innings 322/9 (JE Emburey 21*, GR Dilley 4*)
Tue, 27 Jun - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 119/4 (40.2 ov) - end of match
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Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 24-29, 1989
Match drawn
England v Australia at Nottingham - Aug 10-14, 1989
Australia won by an innings and 180 runs
England v Australia at Manchester - Jul 27-Aug 1, 1989
Australia won by 9 wickets
England v Australia at Birmingham - Jul 6-11, 1989
Match drawn
England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 22-27, 1989
Australia won by 6 wickets
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Jun 24, 1989

David Gower attends a press conference on the Saturday night of the Lord's Test with Micky Stewart. Gower decided that the play <i>Anything Goes</i> at the theatre was a better option, England v Australia, 2nd Test, Lord's, June 24, 1989

David Gower attends a press conference on the Saturday night of the Lord's Test with Micky Stewart. Gower decided that the play Anything Goes at the theatre was a better option

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Jun 23, 1989

Steve Waugh drives on his way to an unbeaten 152, England v Australia, 2nd Test, Lord's, 2nd day, June 23, 1989

Steve Waugh drives on his way to an unbeaten 152

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