Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Brearley b Botham
    66
    168
    129
    6
    0
    51.16
    c Gatting b Botham
    54
    179
    129
    7
    0
    41.86
    hit wicket b Botham
    31
    101
    67
    1
    0
    46.26
    c Botham b Willis
    26
    59
    50
    1
    0
    52.00
    not out
    106
    290
    230
    13
    0
    46.08
    b Willis
    24
    112
    93
    1
    0
    25.80
    c Botham b Willis
    12
    18
    18
    2
    0
    66.66
    c Brearley b Botham
    3
    41
    40
    0
    0
    7.50
    b Willis
    11
    36
    36
    1
    0
    30.55
    b Botham
    0
    2
    2
    0
    0
    0.00
    b Botham
    4
    38
    13
    1
    0
    30.76
    Extras
    15 (b 4, lb 6, nb 4, w 1)
    TOTAL
    352 all out (132 Overs, RR: 2.66)
    Fall of wickets: 1-120 (GM Wood, ), 2-125 (MF Kent, ), 3-169 (GN Yallop, ), 4-199 (KJ Hughes, ), 5-260 (DM Wellham, ), 6-280 (RW Marsh, ), 7-303 (RJ Bright, ), 8-319 (DK Lillee, ), 9-320 (TM Alderman, ), 10-352 (MR Whitney, )
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    RGD Willis3169142.9300
    M Hendrick3186302.0300
    IT Botham471312562.6500
    JE Emburey2325802.5200

Close of Play

  • Thu, 27 Aug - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 251/4 (AR Border 51*, DM Wellham 19*)
  • Fri, 28 Aug - day 2 - England 1st innings 100/1 (G Boycott 47*, CJ Tavare 8*)
  • Sat, 29 Aug - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 36/2 (GM Wood 20*)
  • Sun, 30 Aug - rest day
  • Mon, 31 Aug - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 344/9 (DK Lillee 8*)
  • Tue, 1 Sep - day 5 - England 2nd innings 261/7 (95 ov) - end of match

Match Notes