Close of Play

  • Thu, 20 Jun - day 1 - England 1st innings 53/1 (G Boycott 27*, C Milburn 16*)
  • Fri, 21 Jun - day 2 - England 1st innings 314/5 (BR Knight 8*, APE Knott 30*)
  • Sat, 22 Jun - day 3 - England 1st innings 351/7 (BR Knight 27*, JA Snow 0*)
  • Sun, 23 Jun - rest day
  • Mon, 24 Jun - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 50/0 (WM Lawry 25*, IR Redpath 24*)
  • Tue, 25 Jun - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 127/4 (67 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

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