Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Hughes b Hogg
    13
    67
    91
    1
    0
    19.40
    c Laughlin b Hogg
    2
    13
    18
    0
    0
    15.38
    c Laughlin b Hurst
    75
    196
    223
    10
    1
    38.26
    lbw b Hurst
    20
    115
    172
    0
    0
    17.39
    c †Maclean b Hogg
    6
    13
    19
    1
    0
    46.15
    c †Maclean b Hurst
    44
    90
    111
    5
    0
    48.88
    c †Maclean b Hogg
    49
    73
    102
    5
    0
    67.12
    lbw b Hogg
    27
    70
    93
    1
    0
    38.57
    c †Maclean b Hogg
    1
    9
    15
    0
    0
    11.11
    not out
    29
    102
    113
    2
    0
    28.43
    c †Maclean b Hurst
    8
    20
    44
    1
    0
    40.00
    Extras
    12 (b 7, lb 4, nb 1)
    TOTAL
    286 all out (95.4 Overs, RR: 2.24 per 6 ball)
    Fall of wickets: 1-2 (GA Gooch), 2-38 (G Boycott), 3-111 (DW Randall), 4-120 (JM Brearley), 5-120 (RW Taylor), 6-215 (IT Botham), 7-219 (DI Gower), 8-226 (PH Edmonds), 9-266 (G Miller), 10-286 (RGD Willis)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    AG Hurst27.469342.5300
    RM Hogg2887461.9800
    TJ Laughlin2265401.8400
    B Yardley713403.6400
    GJ Cosier511001.5000
    JD Higgs62901.1200

Close of Play

  • Fri, 01 Dec - day 1 - England 1st innings 60/2 (DW Randall 43*, RW Taylor 2*)
  • Sat, 02 Dec - day 2 - England 1st innings 257/8 (G Miller 19*, CM Old 17*)
  • Sun, 03 Dec - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 157/3 (GN Yallop 74*, KJ Hughes 51*)
  • Mon, 04 Dec - rest day
  • Tue, 05 Dec - day 4 - England 2nd innings 16/0 (G Boycott 9*, GA Gooch 2*)
  • Wed, 06 Dec - day 5 - England 2nd innings 170/3 (53.5 ov) - end of match

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