Result
4th Test, Adelaide, Jan 26-30 1995, England tour of Australia
353 & 328
(61.1 ov, target 263)
419 & 156
England won by 106 runs
Player Of The Match
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GA Gooch c ME Waugh b Fleming471051474044.76
MA Atherton (c)c Boon b Fleming802172738036.86
MW Gatting c SR Waugh b McIntyre11728641014040.90
GP Thorpe c Taylor b Warne2635355074.28
JP Crawley  b Warne281101192025.45
SJ Rhodes c Taylor b McDermott620281030.00
CC Lewis c Blewett b McDermott1020331050.00
PAJ DeFreitas c Blewett b McIntyre2132292165.62
ARC Fraser run out (sub [McGrath]/McIntyre)722240031.81
DE Malcolm  b McDermott013000.00
PCR Tufnell not out056000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 5, nb 2, w 2)11
TOTAL(141.3 Ov, RR: 2.49, 558 Mts)353
Fall of wickets: 1-93 (Graham Gooch), 2-175 (Mike Atherton), 3-211 (Graham Thorpe), 4-286 (John Crawley), 5-293 (Steve Rhodes), 6-307 (Chris Lewis), 7-334 (Phil DeFreitas), 8-353 (Angus Fraser), 9-353 (Devon Malcolm), 10-353 (Mike Gatting)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CJ McDermott41156631.6002
DW Fleming2566522.6010
GS Blewett1645903.6800
SK Warne3197222.3200
PE McIntyre19.335122.6110
ME Waugh913303.6600
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MJ Slater c Atherton b DeFreitas671141526058.77
MA Taylor (c)lbw b Lewis901992677045.22
DC Boon c †Rhodes b DeFreitas059000.00
ME Waugh c †Rhodes b Fraser39641103060.93
SR Waugh c Atherton b Lewis1933452057.57
GS Blewett not out10218026112056.66
IA Healy c †Rhodes b Malcolm741211736061.15
SK Warne c Thorpe b Fraser712161058.33
DW Fleming c †Rhodes b Malcolm044000.00
PE McIntyre  b Malcolm0618000.00
CJ McDermott c Crawley b Fraser5761071.42
Extras(b 2, lb 7, nb 7)16
TOTAL(121.5 Ov, RR: 3.43, 535 Mts)419
Fall of wickets: 1-128 (Michael Slater), 2-130 (David Boon), 3-202 (Mark Taylor), 4-207 (Mark Waugh), 5-232 (Steve Waugh), 6-396 (Ian Healy), 7-405 (Shane Warne), 8-406 (Damien Fleming), 9-414 (Peter McIntyre), 10-419 (Craig McDermott)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DE Malcolm2657833.0002
ARC Fraser28.569533.2902
PCR Tufnell2456402.6600
PAJ DeFreitas2037023.5000
CC Lewis1818124.5003
GA Gooch502204.4000
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GA Gooch c †Healy b McDermott341011333033.66
MA Atherton (c)lbw b ME Waugh1455620025.45
MW Gatting  b ME Waugh056000.00
GP Thorpe c Warne b McDermott8311714010070.94
JP Crawley c & b ME Waugh711522125046.71
SJ Rhodes c Fleming b Warne28210025.00
CC Lewis  b Fleming719230036.84
PAJ DeFreitas c †Healy b ME Waugh88951209292.63
ARC Fraser c McDermott b ME Waugh511270045.45
DE Malcolm not out104811250.00
PCR Tufnell lbw b Warne035000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 8)14
TOTAL(94.5 Ov, RR: 3.45, 383 Mts)328
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Mike Atherton), 2-30 (Mike Gatting), 3-83 (Graham Gooch), 4-154 (Graham Thorpe), 5-169 (Steve Rhodes), 6-181 (Chris Lewis), 7-270 (John Crawley), 8-317 (Angus Fraser), 9-317 (Phil DeFreitas), 10-328 (Phil Tufnell)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CJ McDermott2759623.5500
DW Fleming1133713.3600
SK Warne30.598222.6500
ME Waugh1444052.8500
PE McIntyre803604.5000
GS Blewett402305.7500
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 263 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MA Taylor (c)c Thorpe b Malcolm1332372040.62
MJ Slater c Tufnell b Malcolm529510017.24
DC Boon c †Rhodes b Fraser4781057.14
ME Waugh c Gatting b Tufnell2433583072.72
SR Waugh  b Malcolm012000.00
GS Blewett c †Rhodes b Lewis1254740022.22
IA Healy not out511361684037.50
SK Warne lbw b Lewis220180010.00
CJ McDermott c †Rhodes b Lewis042000.00
DW Fleming lbw b Lewis24661122036.36
PE McIntyre lbw b Malcolm0410000.00
Extras(b 3, lb 5, nb 13)21
TOTAL(61.1 Ov, RR: 2.55, 274 Mts)156
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Mark Taylor), 2-22 (David Boon), 3-22 (Michael Slater), 4-23 (Steve Waugh), 5-64 (Mark Waugh), 6-75 (Greg Blewett), 7-83 (Shane Warne), 8-83 (Craig McDermott), 9-152 (Damien Fleming), 10-156 (Peter McIntyre)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DE Malcolm16.133942.4101
ARC Fraser1213713.0802
PAJ DeFreitas1133102.8100
CC Lewis1342441.8407
PCR Tufnell931711.8803
MATCH DETAILS
Adelaide Oval
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Phil DeFreitas
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 1284
Season1994/95
Match days26,27,28,29,30 January 1995 (5-day match)
Test debut
Greg Blewett
Peter McIntyre
Umpires
Peter Parker
Srinivas Venkataraghavan
TV Umpire
Steve Davis
Match Referee
John Reid
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 26 Jan - day 1 - England 1st innings 196/2 (MW Gatting 50*, GP Thorpe 16*)
Fri, 27 Jan - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 81/0 (MJ Slater 36*, MA Taylor 43*)
Sat, 28 Jan - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 394/5 (GS Blewett 91*, IA Healy 72*)
Sun, 29 Jan - day 4 - England 2nd innings 220/6 (JP Crawley 49*, PAJ DeFreitas 20*)
Mon, 30 Jan - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 156 (61.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • 12th Men: GD McGrath (Aus) and JE Benjamin (Eng)
  • Eng 1st innings
  • Gatting 100 (255b 356m 12x4)
  • Eng 2nd innings
  • DeFreitas 88 (95b 9x4 2x6)
  • Malcolm 10 (4b 1x4 1x6)
  • Day 1: Storm caused an early finish (1+ hr lost). Hick is out of rest of the tour with a stiff back. Gatting (on 20) was bowled off a McDermott no-ball.
  • Day 2: New ball taken at the start of the 89th over. Fleming left the field after his 25th over, injured hamstring (105th over of the Eng 1st inns).
  • Day 5: England added 108 in 85 minutes, 31 runs from the first three overs with the newball (taken at 85 overs) DeFreitas hit 44.446 off the last McDermott over. Australia were 83-8 just after tea. England won with 5.5 overs to spare.
  • Attendance: 89,448 Ric Finlay