The Ashes - 2nd Test

England v Australia

Australia won by 8 wickets

England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
G Boycott b Massie 11 47 29 0 0 37.93
JH Edrich lbw b Lillee 10 62 43 2 0 23.25
BW Luckhurst b Lillee 1 3 2 0 0 50.00
MJK Smith b Massie 34 112 107 3 0 31.77
BL D'Oliveira lbw b Massie 32 72 49 5 0 65.30
AW Greig c †Marsh b Massie 54 152 117 4 0 46.15
APE Knott c Colley b Massie 43 113 82 4 0 52.43
R Illingworth* lbw b Massie 30 64 47 2 0 63.82
JA Snow b Massie 37 74 61 4 0 60.65
N Gifford c †Marsh b Massie 3 25 20 0 0 15.00
JSE Price not out 4 6 2 0 0 200.00
Extras (lb 6, w 1, nb 6) 13
Total (all out; 91.5 overs) 272 (2.96 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-22 (Boycott), 2-23 (Luckhurst), 3-28 (Edrich), 4-84 (D'Oliveira), 5-97 (Smith), 6-193 (Knott), 7-200 (Greig), 8-260 (Illingworth), 9-265 (Snow), 10-272 (Gifford)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DK Lillee 28 3 90 2 3.21
RAL Massie 32.5 7 84 8 2.55
DJ Colley 16 2 42 0 2.62
GS Chappell 6 1 18 0 3.00
JW Gleeson 9 1 25 0 2.77
Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
KR Stackpole c Gifford b Price 5 9 8 0 0 62.50
BC Francis b Snow 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
IM Chappell* c Smith b Snow 56 143 113 6 1 49.55
GS Chappell b D'Oliveira 131 373 303 14 0 43.23
KD Walters c Illingworth b Snow 1 5 8 0 0 12.50
R Edwards c Smith b Illingworth 28 148 137 1 0 20.43
JW Gleeson c †Knott b Greig 1 32 24 0 0 4.16
RW Marsh c Greig b Snow 50 74 68 6 2 73.52
DJ Colley c Greig b Price 25 68 43 3 0 58.13
RAL Massie c †Knott b Snow 0 1 2 0 0 0.00
DK Lillee not out 2 33 28 0 0 7.14
Extras (lb 7, nb 2) 9
Total (all out; 122.1 overs) 308 (2.52 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-1 (Francis), 2-7 (Stackpole), 3-82 (IM Chappell), 4-84 (Walters), 5-190 (Edwards), 6-212 (Gleeson), 7-250 (GS Chappell), 8-290 (Marsh), 9-290 (Massie), 10-308 (Colley)
Bowling O M R W Econ
JA Snow 32 13 57 5 1.78
JSE Price 26.1 5 87 2 3.32
AW Greig 29 6 74 1 2.55
BL D'Oliveira 17 5 48 1 2.82
N Gifford 11 4 20 0 1.81
R Illingworth 7 2 13 1 1.85
England 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
G Boycott b Lillee 6 17 12 1 0 50.00
JH Edrich c †Marsh b Massie 6 53 38 1 0 15.78
BW Luckhurst c †Marsh b Lillee 4 11 10 0 0 40.00
MJK Smith c Edwards b Massie 30 157 99 2 0 30.30
BL D'Oliveira c GS Chappell b Massie 3 23 16 0 0 18.75
AW Greig c IM Chappell b Massie 3 15 11 0 0 27.27
APE Knott c GS Chappell b Massie 12 24 26 2 0 46.15
R Illingworth* c Stackpole b Massie 12 45 39 2 0 30.76
JA Snow c †Marsh b Massie 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
N Gifford not out 16 67 48 1 0 33.33
JSE Price c GS Chappell b Massie 19 48 36 3 0 52.77
Extras (w 1, nb 4) 5
Total (all out; 55.2 overs) 116 (2.09 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-12 (Boycott), 2-16 (Luckhurst), 3-18 (Edrich), 4-25 (D'Oliveira), 5-31 (Greig), 6-52 (Knott), 7-74 (Illingworth), 8-74 (Snow), 9-81 (Smith), 10-116 (Price)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DK Lillee 21 6 50 2 2.38
RAL Massie 27.2 9 53 8 1.93
DJ Colley 7 1 8 0 1.14
Australia 2nd innings (target: 81 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
KR Stackpole not out 57 103 79 8 0 72.15
BC Francis c †Knott b Price 9 32 25 1 0 36.00
IM Chappell* c Luckhurst b D'Oliveira 6 37 33 1 0 18.18
GS Chappell not out 7 29 24 0 0 29.16
Extras (lb 2) 2
Total (2 wickets; 26.5 overs) 81 (3.01 runs per over)
Did not bat KD Walters, R Edwards, JW Gleeson, RW Marsh, DJ Colley, RAL Massie, DK Lillee
Fall of wickets 1-20 (Francis), 2-51 (IM Chappell)
Bowling O M R W Econ
JA Snow 8 2 15 0 1.87
JSE Price 7 0 28 1 4.00
AW Greig 3 0 17 0 5.66
BL D'Oliveira 8 3 14 1 1.75
BW Luckhurst 0.5 0 5 0 6.00
Match details
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series 5-match series level 1-1
Test debuts R Edwards and RAL Massie (Australia)
Umpires DJ Constant and AE Fagg
Close of play
Thu, 22 Jun - day 1 - England 1st innings 249/7 (R Illingworth 23*, JA Snow 28*)
Fri, 23 Jun - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 201/5 (GS Chappell 105*, JW Gleeson 0*)
Sat, 24 Jun - day 3 - England 2nd innings 86/9 (N Gifford 3*, JSE Price 2*)
Sun, 25 Jun - rest day
Mon, 26 Jun - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 81/2 (26.5 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 10-16, 1972
Australia won by 5 wickets
England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 27-29, 1972
England won by 9 wickets
England v Australia at Nottingham - Jul 13-18, 1972
Match drawn
England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 22-26, 1972
Australia won by 8 wickets
England v Australia at Manchester - Jun 8-13, 1972
England won by 89 runs
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Jun 26, 1972

Dennis Lillee and Bob Massie shake hands with former Australian allrounder Alan Davidson, England v Australia, second Test, Lord's, 4th day, June 26 1972

Dennis Lillee and Bob Massie shake hands with former Australian allrounder Alan Davidson

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Jun 23, 1972

Bob Massie is clapped off the field by his team-mates after he tool 16 for 137, England v Australia, second Test, Lord's, June 23 1972

Bob Massie is clapped off the field by his team-mates

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