England tour of Australia, 2nd Test: Australia v England at Perth, Nov 28-30, 1998
The Ashes - 2nd Test
Australia won by 7 wickets
28,29,30 November 1998 (5-day match)
  England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Butcher c †Healy b Fleming 0 14 10 0 0 0.00
MA Atherton c †Healy b McGrath 1 26 18 0 0 5.55
N Hussain c †Healy b McGrath 6 28 24 0 0 25.00
AJ Stewart*† b McGrath 38 58 29 4 0 131.03
MR Ramprakash c Taylor b Fleming 26 97 60 1 0 43.33
JP Crawley c ME Waugh b Gillespie 4 22 17 0 0 23.52
GA Hick c †Healy b Gillespie 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
DG Cork c Taylor b Fleming 2 13 13 0 0 15.38
AJ Tudor not out 18 49 30 1 0 60.00
D Gough c ME Waugh b Fleming 11 23 24 0 0 45.83
AD Mullally c †Healy b Fleming 0 10 9 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 2, w 2, nb 2) 6
  Total (all out; 39 overs; 180 mins) 112 (2.87 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  GD McGrath 16 4 37 3 2.31 (1w)
  DW Fleming 14 3 46 5 3.28 (1nb)
  JN Gillespie 7 0 23 2 3.28 (1nb, 1w)
  CR Miller 2 0 4 0 2.00
  Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Taylor* c †Stewart b Cork 61 187 144 6 0 42.36
MJ Slater c Butcher b Gough 34 102 70 6 0 48.57
JL Langer c Crawley b Ramprakash 15 56 40 2 0 37.50
ME Waugh c Butcher b Tudor 36 203 130 4 0 27.69
JN Gillespie c †Stewart b Mullally 11 86 71 0 0 15.49
SR Waugh b Tudor 33 78 61 6 0 54.09
RT Ponting c †Stewart b Tudor 11 32 18 0 0 61.11
IA Healy lbw b Gough 12 6 7 2 0 171.42
DW Fleming c Hick b Gough 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
CR Miller not out 3 16 5 0 0 60.00
GD McGrath c Cork b Tudor 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 1, lb 10, nb 13) 24
  Total (all out; 89.2 overs; 389 mins) 240 (2.68 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  D Gough 25 9 43 3 1.72 (3nb)
  DG Cork 21 5 49 1 2.33 (3nb)
  AJ Tudor 20.2 5 89 4 4.37 (7nb)
  AD Mullally 21 10 36 1 1.71
  MR Ramprakash 2 0 12 1 6.00
  England 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Butcher c Ponting b Fleming 1 13 15 0 0 6.66
MA Atherton c Taylor b Fleming 35 82 56 6 0 62.50
N Hussain lbw b Fleming 1 15 14 0 0 7.14
AJ Stewart*† c Taylor b Fleming 0 8 5 0 0 0.00
MR Ramprakash not out 47 270 184 5 0 25.54
JP Crawley c Langer b Miller 15 63 45 0 0 33.33
GA Hick c Ponting b Gillespie 68 99 73 8 2 93.15
DG Cork lbw b Gillespie 16 47 31 1 0 51.61
AJ Tudor c †Healy b Gillespie 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
D Gough lbw b Gillespie 0 2 1 0 0 0.00
AD Mullally b Gillespie 0 6 4 0 0 0.00
Extras (nb 8) 8
  Total (all out; 70.2 overs; 309 mins) 191 (2.71 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  GD McGrath 26 10 47 0 1.80 (1nb)
  DW Fleming 19 7 45 4 2.36 (1nb)
  JN Gillespie 15.2 2 88 5 5.73 (6nb)
  CR Miller 10 4 11 1 1.10
  Australia 2nd innings (target: 64 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
MJ Slater c & b Gough 17 40 38 1 0 44.73
MA Taylor* c Hick b Mullally 3 22 15 0 0 20.00
JL Langer c Atherton b Tudor 7 40 21 0 0 33.33
ME Waugh not out 17 57 37 2 0 45.94
SR Waugh not out 15 35 29 2 0 51.72
Extras (lb 3, nb 2) 5
  Total (3 wickets; 23 overs; 101 mins) 64 (2.78 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  D Gough 9 5 18 1 2.00
  AD Mullally 9 0 24 1 2.66
  AJ Tudor 5 0 19 1 3.80 (2nb)

Match details


Toss - Australia, who chose to field
Series - Australia led the 5-match series 1-0
Test debut - AJ Tudor (England)
Player of the match - DW Fleming (Australia)
Umpires - DJ Harper and S Venkataraghavan (India)
TV umpire - TA Prue
Match referee - JR Reid (New Zealand)
Close of play
  • Sat, 28 Nov - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 150/3 (ME Waugh 19*, JN Gillespie 5*, 49 ov)
  • Sun, 29 Nov - day 2 - England 2nd innings 126/5 (MR Ramprakash 26*, GA Hick 42*, 47 ov)
  • Mon, 30 Nov - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 64/3 (23 ov) - end of match

Match Notes


Day 3
Day 2
Day 1
General
    • Test Umpiring Debut: DJ Harper
    • Twelfth Men: MS Kasprowicz (Australia) and DW Headley (England)
    • Lunch: England 76/6 (Ramprakash 22*, Cork 0*, 25 overs)
    • Tea: England 112, Australia 35/0 (Taylor 16*, Slater 16*, 13 overs)
    • On 38, Stewart passed 1000 Test runs for the 1998 calendar year
    • England 100 off 34.3 overs
    • DW Fleming 1st Test 5 wicket haul
    • Australia 100 off 33.3 overs
    • MA Taylor 50 in 157 mins, off 122 balls, 5x4, brought up his 50 with a four off Ramprakash, 39th Test 50
    • Lunch: Australia 194/4 (SR Waugh 19*, ME Waugh 34*, 79 overs)
    • Tea: Australia 240, England 19/3 (Atherton 16*, Ramprakash 0*, 13 overs)
    • Australia 200 off 81.4 overs
    • England 100 off 42.3 overs
    • Lunch: England 191
    • GA Hick 50 off 54 balls, 5x4, 2x6, 16th Test 50
    • Upon taking the catch of Tudor, Healy broke the record for most catches by any player in Test cricket (prev. RW Marsh, 343 catches)
    • JN Gillespie 3rd Test 5 wicket haul
    • Match Attendance 45,922
 
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