Result
5th Test, England tour of Australia at Perth, Feb 1-5 1991
244 & 182
(31.2 ov, target 120)
307 & 120/1
Australia won by 9 wickets
Player Of The Match
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GA Gooch (c)c †Healy b McDermott1333392039.39
MA Atherton c †Healy b McDermott2744624061.36
AJ Lamb c Border b McDermott9112220613174.59
RA Smith c Taylor b McDermott581211539147.93
DI Gower not out2852943053.84
AJ Stewart lbw b McDermott2990022.22
PAJ DeFreitas c Marsh b McDermott5870062.50
PJ Newport c †Healy b McDermott011000.00
GC Small c Boon b Hughes045000.00
PCR Tufnell c †Healy b Hughes035000.00
DE Malcolm c Marsh b McDermott712271058.33
Extras(b 1, lb 6, nb 5, w 1)13
TOTAL(66.4 Ov, RR: 3.66, 313 Mts)244
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (Graham Gooch), 2-50 (Mike Atherton), 3-191 (Robin Smith), 4-212 (Allan Lamb), 5-220 (Alec Stewart), 6-226 (Phil DeFreitas), 7-226 (Phil Newport), 8-227 (Gladstone Small), 9-227 (Phil Tufnell), 10-244 (Devon Malcolm)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
TM Alderman2256603.0000
CJ McDermott24.429783.9305
MG Hughes1734922.8810
ME Waugh10909.0000
GRJ Matthews201608.0000
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GR Marsh c †Stewart b Small110100010.00
MA Taylor c †Stewart b Malcolm1245830026.66
DC Boon c †Stewart b Malcolm6412414810051.61
AR Border (c)lbw b DeFreitas1722483077.27
DM Jones  b Newport3452735065.38
ME Waugh c Small b Malcolm2637604070.27
GRJ Matthews not out601371965043.79
IA Healy c Lamb b Small4257745073.68
CJ McDermott  b Tufnell2546733054.34
MG Hughes c Gooch b Tufnell046000.00
TM Alderman lbw b DeFreitas721251033.33
Extras(b 2, lb 8, nb 8, w 1)19
TOTAL(90.5 Ov, RR: 3.37, 406 Mts)307
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Geoff Marsh), 2-44 (Mark Taylor), 3-90 (Allan Border), 4-113 (David Boon), 5-161 (Dean Jones), 6-168 (Mark Waugh), 7-230 (Ian Healy), 8-281 (Craig McDermott), 9-283 (Merv Hughes), 10-307 (Terry Alderman)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DE Malcolm3049433.1300
GC Small2336522.8210
PAJ DeFreitas16.525723.3802
PJ Newport1405614.0006
PCR Tufnell712523.5700
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GA Gooch (c)c Alderman b Hughes1862912029.03
MA Atherton c Boon b Hughes251091582022.93
AJ Lamb lbw b McDermott511161045.45
RA Smith lbw b Alderman43701087061.42
DI Gower c Taylor b Alderman5671083.33
AJ Stewart c †Healy b McDermott718421038.88
PAJ DeFreitas c †Healy b Alderman59140055.55
PJ Newport not out4055636072.72
GC Small c Taylor b Hughes412200033.33
PCR Tufnell c †Healy b Hughes811101072.72
DE Malcolm c Jones b McDermott612310050.00
Extras(b 5, lb 5, nb 6)16
TOTAL(61.3 Ov, RR: 2.95, 294 Mts)182
Fall of wickets: 1-41 (Graham Gooch), 2-49 (Allan Lamb), 3-75 (Mike Atherton), 4-80 (David Gower), 5-114 (Alec Stewart), 6-118 (Robin Smith), 7-125 (Phil DeFreitas), 8-134 (Gladstone Small), 9-144 (Phil Tufnell), 10-182 (Devon Malcolm)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CJ McDermott19.326033.0704
TM Alderman2237533.4004
MG Hughes2073741.8500
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 120 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MA Taylor c †Stewart b DeFreitas1936543052.77
GR Marsh not out6311014110057.27
DC Boon not out3045873066.66
Extras(lb 5, nb 1, w 2)8
TOTAL(31.2 Ov, RR: 3.82)120/1
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Mark Taylor)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DE Malcolm904004.4400
GC Small1052402.4020
PAJ DeFreitas6.202914.5701
PJ Newport602203.6600
MATCH DETAILS
W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Craig McDermott
Player Of The Series
Bruce Reid
Series resultAustralia won the 5-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 1163
Season1990/91
Match days1,2,3,5 February 1991 (5-day match)
Umpires
Colin Timmins
Steve Randell
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 01 Feb - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 19/1 (MA Taylor 9*, DC Boon 9*)
Sat, 02 Feb - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 307
Sun, 03 Feb - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 39/1 (GR Marsh 19*)
Mon, 04 Feb - rest day
Tue, 05 Feb - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 120/1 (31.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Twelfth men: B.A.Reid (A) and M.P.Bicknell (E)