Close of Play

  • Sat, 05 Dec - day 1 - Western Australia 1st innings 211/4 (KJ McAullay 20*, R Edwards 21*)
  • Sun, 06 Dec - day 2 - Western Australia 2nd innings 8/1 (D Chadwick 2*, AL Mann 5*)
  • Mon, 07 Dec - day 3 - Marylebone Cricket Club 2nd innings 44/1 (JH Edrich 23*, KWR Fletcher 12*)
  • Tue, 08 Dec - day 4 - Marylebone Cricket Club 2nd innings 256/6 (93 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia 1970-71 News

  • The end of a Victorian hero

    In 1971 Bill Lawry became the first Australian captain to be sacked in the middle of a series ... and he paid the price for negativity and daring to challenge the authority of the Australian board