2nd Test, Perth, Dec 13-17 1974, England tour of Australia
208 & 293
(3.7 ov, target 21)
481 & 23/1
Australia won by 9 wickets
England 1st Innings
D Lloyd c GS Chappell b Thomson491571876031.21
BW Luckhurst c Mallett b Walker2753816050.94
MC Cowdrey  b Thomson221011253021.78
AW Greig c Mallett b Walker2346653050.00
KWR Fletcher c Redpath b Lillee417241023.52
MH Denness (c)c GS Chappell b Lillee212130016.66
APE Knott c Redpath b Walters5170865072.85
FJ Titmus c Redpath b Walters1066940015.15
CM Old c GS Chappell b IM Chappell77510100.00
GG Arnold run out11100100.00
RGD Willis not out42210200.00
Extras(nb 5, w 3)8
TOTAL(65.3 Ov, RR: 2.38)208
Fall of wickets: 1-44 (Brian Luckhurst), 2-99 (David Lloyd), 3-119 (Colin Cowdrey), 4-128 (Keith Fletcher), 5-132 (Mike Denness), 6-132 (Tony Greig), 7-194 (Alan Knott), 8-201 (Chris Old), 9-202 (Geoff Arnold), 10-208 (Fred Titmus)
DK Lillee1644822.2500
JR Thomson1564522.2500
MHN Walker2054921.8300
AA Mallett1033502.6200
KD Walters2.301324.1000
IM Chappell201013.7500
Australia 1st Innings
IR Redpath st †Knott b Titmus41921112044.56
WJ Edwards c Lloyd b Greig3043622069.76
IM Chappell (c)c †Knott b Arnold2548695052.08
GS Chappell c Greig b Willis621221266050.81
R Edwards  b Arnold1152523226045.63
KD Walters c Fletcher b Willis10311914011186.55
RW Marsh c Lloyd b Titmus41931205044.08
MHN Walker c †Knott b Old1972800026.38
DK Lillee  b Old1120131055.00
AA Mallett c †Knott b Old021000.00
JR Thomson not out1112161091.66
Extras(b 7, lb 14, nb 2)23
TOTAL(108.6 Ov, RR: 3.31)481
Fall of wickets: 1-64 (Wally Edwards), 2-101 (Ian Redpath), 3-113 (Ian Chappell), 4-192 (Greg Chappell), 5-362 (Doug Walters), 6-416 (Ross Edwards), 7-449 (Rod Marsh), 8-462 (Dennis Lillee), 9-462 (Ashley Mallett), 10-481 (Max Walker)
RGD Willis2209123.1000
GG Arnold27112923.5800
CM Old22.638532.8000
AW Greig906915.7500
FJ Titmus2838422.2500
England 2nd Innings
D Lloyd c GS Chappell b Walker351481804023.64
MC Cowdrey lbw b Thomson41961317042.70
MH Denness (c)c Redpath b Thomson2066971030.30
AW Greig c GS Chappell b Thomson3249586065.30
KWR Fletcher c †Marsh b Thomson011000.00
APE Knott c GS Chappell b Lillee1831323058.06
BW Luckhurst c Mallett b Lillee231071362021.49
FJ Titmus c GS Chappell b Mallett61911088067.03
CM Old c Thomson b Mallett4348645289.58
GG Arnold c Mallett b Thomson4881050.00
RGD Willis not out00200-
Extras(lb 4, nb 11, w 1)16
TOTAL(91.1 Ov, RR: 2.41)293
Fall of wickets: 1-62 (Colin Cowdrey), 2-106 (Tony Greig), 3-124 (Mike Denness), 4-124 (Keith Fletcher), 5-154 (Alan Knott), 6-156 (David Lloyd), 7-219 (Brian Luckhurst), 8-285 (Chris Old), 9-293 (Geoff Arnold), 10-293 (Fred Titmus)
DK Lillee2255922.0100
JR Thomson2549352.7900
MHN Walker2477612.3700
AA Mallett11.143222.1500
KD Walters941701.4100
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 21 runs)
IR Redpath not out1221222057.14
WJ Edwards lbw b Arnold038000.00
IM Chappell (c)not out1171210157.14
TOTAL(3.7 Ov, RR: 4.45)23/1
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Wally Edwards)
RGD Willis20803.0000
GG Arnold1.701516.0000
W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth
TossAustralia , elected to field first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Series resultAustralia led the 6-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 748
Match days13,14,15,17 December 1974 (5-day match)
Robin Bailhache
Tom Brooks
Balls per over8
Fri, 13 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 1/0 (IR Redpath 1*, WJ Edwards 0*)
Sat, 14 Dec - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 352/4 (R Edwards 79*, KD Walters 103*)
Sun, 15 Dec - day 3 - England 2nd innings 102/1 (MH Denness 13*, AW Greig 28*)
Mon, 16 Dec - rest day
Tue, 17 Dec - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 23/1 (3.7 ov) - end of match
  • D Lloyd (2) retired hurt on 17* from 52/0 to 106/2