5th Test, Nottingham, Aug 7-10 1997, Australia tour of England and Scotland
427 & 336
(48.5 ov, target 451)
313 & 186
Australia won by 264 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia 1st Innings
MTG Elliott c †Stewart b Headley6911715810058.97
MA Taylor (c) b Caddick7615521912049.03
GS Blewett c †Stewart b BC Hollioake501151427043.47
ME Waugh lbw b Caddick681241747054.83
SR Waugh  b Malcolm7510217013073.52
RT Ponting  b Headley915151060.00
IA Healy c AJ Hollioake b Malcolm1618292088.88
SK Warne c Thorpe b Malcolm0511000.00
PR Reiffel c Thorpe b Headley2645624057.77
JN Gillespie not out1834532052.94
GD McGrath  b Headley16100016.66
Extras(b 4, lb 10, nb 4, w 1)19
TOTAL(121.5 Ov, RR: 3.5)427
Fall of wickets: 1-117 (Matthew Elliott), 2-160 (Mark Taylor), 3-225 (Greg Blewett), 4-311 (Mark Waugh), 5-325 (Ricky Ponting), 6-355 (Ian Healy), 7-363 (Shane Warne), 8-386 (Steve Waugh), 9-419 (Paul Reiffel), 10-427 (Glenn McGrath)
DE Malcolm25510034.0010
DW Headley30.578742.8203
AR Caddick30410223.4001
BC Hollioake1015715.7001
RDB Croft1974302.2600
AJ Hollioake702403.4200
England 1st Innings
MA Atherton (c)c †Healy b Warne27751113036.00
AJ Stewart c †Healy b Warne8710713614081.30
JP Crawley c †Healy b McGrath1844632040.90
N Hussain  b Warne22227009.09
GP Thorpe c Blewett b Warne531181546044.91
AJ Hollioake c Taylor b Reiffel45941396147.87
BC Hollioake c ME Waugh b Reiffel2839575071.79
RDB Croft c Blewett b McGrath1834402152.94
AR Caddick c †Healy b McGrath0617000.00
DW Headley not out1017242058.82
DE Malcolm  b McGrath12122030100.00
Extras(b 2, lb 6, nb 5)13
TOTAL(93.5 Ov, RR: 3.33)313
Fall of wickets: 1-106 (Mike Atherton), 2-129 (Alec Stewart), 3-135 (Nasser Hussain), 4-141 (John Crawley), 5-243 (Adam Hollioake), 6-243 (Graham Thorpe), 7-272 (Robert Croft), 8-290 (Ben Hollioake), 9-290 (Andy Caddick), 10-313 (Devon Malcolm)
GD McGrath29.597142.3700
PR Reiffel21210124.8003
JN Gillespie1134704.2701
SK Warne3288642.6801
Australia 2nd Innings
MA Taylor (c)c Hussain b BC Hollioake451001357045.00
MTG Elliott c Crawley b Caddick3740647092.50
GS Blewett c †Stewart b Caddick60941287063.82
ME Waugh lbw b Headley722321031.81
SR Waugh c AJ Hollioake b Caddick1425592056.00
RT Ponting c †Stewart b AJ Hollioake451311684034.35
IA Healy c †Stewart b AJ Hollioake63781049080.76
SK Warne c Thorpe b Croft2036480155.55
PR Reiffel c BC Hollioake b Croft2237563059.45
JN Gillespie c Thorpe b Headley419190021.05
GD McGrath not out11616006.25
Extras(b 1, lb 11, nb 6)18
TOTAL(98.5 Ov, RR: 3.39)336
Fall of wickets: 1-51 (Matthew Elliott), 2-105 (Mark Taylor), 3-134 (Mark Waugh), 4-156 (Greg Blewett), 5-171 (Steve Waugh), 6-276 (Ian Healy), 7-292 (Ricky Ponting), 8-314 (Shane Warne), 9-326 (Jason Gillespie), 10-336 (Paul Reiffel)
DE Malcolm1645203.2500
DW Headley1935622.9401
RDB Croft26.567422.7500
AR Caddick2028534.2503
BC Hollioake512615.2000
AJ Hollioake1223122.5801
England 2nd Innings (target: 451 runs)
MA Atherton (c)c †Healy b McGrath832371025.00
AJ Stewart c SR Waugh b Reiffel1622393072.72
JP Crawley c †Healy b Gillespie3341664080.48
N Hussain  b Gillespie2137492056.75
GP Thorpe not out829212713089.13
AJ Hollioake lbw b Gillespie27170028.57
BC Hollioake lbw b Warne22531008.00
RDB Croft c McGrath b Warne66801100.00
AR Caddick lbw b Warne01015000.00
DW Headley c †Healy b McGrath426351015.38
DE Malcolm c ME Waugh b McGrath022000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 2, nb 4)12
TOTAL(48.5 Ov, RR: 3.8)186
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Mike Atherton), 2-25 (Alec Stewart), 3-78 (Nasser Hussain), 4-99 (John Crawley), 5-121 (Adam Hollioake), 6-144 (Ben Hollioake), 7-150 (Robert Croft), 8-166 (Andy Caddick), 9-186 (Dean Headley), 10-186 (Devon Malcolm)
GD McGrath13.543632.6001
PR Reiffel1133413.0902
JN Gillespie806538.1203
SK Warne1644332.6801
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England and Scotland
Player Of The Match
Ian Healy
Series resultAustralia led the 6-match series 3-1
Match numberTest no. 1375
Match days7,8,9,10 August 1997 (5-day match)
Test debut
Adam Hollioake
Ben Hollioake
David Shepherd
Cyril Mitchley
TV Umpire
Allan Jones
Match Referee
Cammie Smith
Thu, 07 Aug - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 302/3 (ME Waugh 60*, SR Waugh 38*)
Fri, 08 Aug - day 2 - England 1st innings 188/4 (GP Thorpe 30*, AJ Hollioake 15*)
Sat, 09 Aug - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 167/4 (SR Waugh 10*, RT Ponting 5*)
Sun, 10 Aug - day 4 - England 2nd innings 186 (48.5 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • England were 8 wickets down at the scheduled stumps time, and MA Taylor claimed the extra half an hour of play.
Day 2
  • With the dismissal of Stewart in the first innings, Healy reached the mark of 300 catches in Tests (100 against England)
  • McGrath was warned for running on the pitch in his follow through after the 37th over.