Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    lbw b Lillee
    10
    19
    29
    1
    0
    52.63
    c †Marsh b Alderman
    10
    20
    24
    1
    0
    50.00
    c Alderman b Whitney
    69
    193
    287
    7
    0
    35.75
    c Yallop b Whitney
    23
    49
    69
    3
    0
    46.93
    lbw b Alderman
    2
    6
    5
    0
    0
    33.33
    c Border b Lillee
    32
    42
    55
    4
    0
    76.19
    c Bright b Lillee
    0
    1
    1
    0
    0
    0.00
    c Border b Alderman
    13
    55
    63
    1
    0
    23.63
    c Border b Alderman
    1
    18
    17
    0
    0
    5.55
    not out
    52
    92
    117
    5
    0
    56.52
    c Hughes b Lillee
    11
    23
    53
    1
    0
    47.82
    Extras
    8 (lb 6, w 2)
    TOTAL
    231 all out (86.1 Overs, RR: 2.68)
    Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Geoff Boycott), 2-25 (Graham Gooch), 3-57 (David Gower), 4-62 (Mike Brearley), 5-109 (Mike Gatting), 6-109 (Sir Ian Botham), 7-131 (Alan Knott), 8-137 (John Emburey), 9-175 (Chris Tavaré), 10-231 (Bob Willis)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    DK Lillee24.185542.2700
    TM Alderman2958843.0300
    MR Whitney1735022.9400
    RJ Bright1663001.8700
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    b Alderman
    5
    18
    14
    1
    0
    27.77
    lbw b Alderman
    37
    122
    170
    2
    0
    30.32
    c Kent b Alderman
    78
    289
    423
    3
    0
    26.98
    c Bright b Lillee
    1
    21
    22
    0
    0
    4.76
    lbw b Alderman
    11
    44
    63
    1
    0
    25.00
    c †Marsh b Alderman
    3
    20
    17
    0
    0
    15.00
    c †Marsh b Whitney
    118
    102
    123
    13
    6
    115.68
    c Dyson b Lillee
    59
    89
    115
    8
    0
    66.29
    c Kent b Whitney
    57
    122
    161
    7
    0
    46.72
    c Hughes b Bright
    14
    81
    94
    0
    0
    17.28
    not out
    5
    6
    12
    1
    0
    83.33
    Extras
    16 (b 1, lb 12, nb 3)
    TOTAL
    404 all out (151.4 Overs, RR: 2.66)
    Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Graham Gooch), 2-79 (Geoff Boycott), 3-80 (David Gower), 4-98 (Mike Gatting), 5-104 (Mike Brearley), 6-253 (Sir Ian Botham), 7-282 (Chris Tavaré), 8-356 (Alan Knott), 9-396 (John Emburey), 10-404 (Paul Allott)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    DK Lillee461313722.9700
    TM Alderman521910952.0900
    MR Whitney2767422.7400
    RJ Bright26.4126812.5500
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    run out
    5
    14
    12
    1
    0
    35.71
    c †Knott b Allott
    6
    16
    29
    1
    0
    37.50
    lbw b Botham
    43
    72
    90
    8
    0
    59.72
    b Emburey
    114
    125
    177
    17
    0
    91.20
    not out
    123
    356
    420
    17
    0
    34.55
    c Brearley b Emburey
    2
    17
    23
    0
    0
    11.76
    c †Knott b Willis
    47
    101
    110
    6
    1
    46.53
    c †Knott b Willis
    5
    29
    39
    0
    0
    17.24
    c Botham b Allott
    28
    65
    83
    3
    0
    43.07
    lbw b Botham
    0
    10
    13
    0
    0
    0.00
    c Gatting b Willis
    0
    42
    38
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    29 (lb 9, nb 18, w 2)
    TOTAL
    402 all out (135.5 Overs, RR: 2.95)
    Fall of wickets: 1-7 (John Dyson), 2-24 (Graeme Wood), 3-119 (Kim Hughes), 4-198 (Graham Yallop), 5-206 (Martin Kent), 6-296 (Rod Marsh), 7-322 (Ray Bright), 8-373 (Dennis Lillee), 9-378 (Terry Alderman), 10-402 (Mike Whitney)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    RGD Willis30.529633.1100
    PJW Allott1737124.1700
    IT Botham36168622.3800
    JE Emburey49910722.1800
    MW Gatting311304.3300

Close of Play

  • Thu, 13 Aug - day 1 - England 1st innings 175/9 (PJW Allott 9*, RGD Willis 0*)
  • Fri, 14 Aug - day 2 - England 2nd innings 70/1 (G Boycott 31*, CJ Tavare 29*)
  • Sat, 15 Aug - day 3 - England 2nd innings 345/7 (APE Knott 56*, JE Emburey 27*)
  • Sun, 16 Aug - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 210/5 (AR Border 28*, RW Marsh 2*)
  • Mon, 17 Aug - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 402 (135.5 ov) - end of match

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