Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Close of Play

  • Fri, 29 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 243/4 (GM Wood 100*, AR Border 25*)
  • Sat, 30 Dec - day 2 - England 1st innings 107/8 (G Miller 3*, RGD Willis 3*)
  • Sun, 31 Dec - rest day
  • Mon, 01 Jan - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 163/7 (JA Maclean 10*, G Dymock 3*)
  • Tue, 02 Jan - day 4 - England 2nd innings 171/8 (JE Emburey 2*)
  • Wed, 03 Jan - day 5 - England 2nd innings 179 (67 ov) - end of match

England tour of Australia 1978-79 News

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