Result
6th Test, Melbourne, Feb 8-13 1975, England tour of Australia
(106.7 ov)
152 & 373
529
England won by an innings and 4 runs
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
IR Redpath c Greig b Lever12335004.34
RB McCosker c Greig b Lever049000.00
IM Chappell (c)c †Knott b Old651051497061.90
GS Chappell c Denness b Lever11424007.14
R Edwards c Amiss b Lever0511000.00
KD Walters c Edrich b Old1217302070.58
RW Marsh  b Old2945655064.44
MHN Walker not out2045721044.44
DK Lillee c †Knott b Lever1217382070.58
AA Mallett  b Lever712141058.33
G Dymock c †Knott b Greig01010000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 1, nb 2)5
TOTAL(36.7 Ov, RR: 3.09)152
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Rick McCosker), 2-5 (Ian Redpath), 3-19 (Greg Chappell), 4-23 (Ross Edwards), 5-50 (Doug Walters), 6-104 (Ian Chappell), 7-115 (Rod Marsh), 8-141 (Dennis Lillee), 9-149 (Ashley Mallett), 10-152 (Geoff Dymock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GG Arnold622403.0000
P Lever1123862.5900
CM Old1105033.4000
AW Greig8.713512.9500
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DL Amiss lbw b Lillee043000.00
MC Cowdrey c †Marsh b Walker735431020.00
JH Edrich c IM Chappell b Walker701642123042.68
MH Denness (c)c & b Walker18844849217041.96
KWR Fletcher c Redpath b Walker14642444611034.43
AW Greig c sub (TJ Jenner) b Walker899412213094.68
APE Knott c †Marsh b Walker56141083.33
CM Old  b Dymock035000.00
DL Underwood  b Walker1118261061.11
GG Arnold c †Marsh b Walker022000.00
P Lever not out614180042.85
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 1)7
TOTAL(151.2 Ov, RR: 2.62)529
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Dennis Amiss), 2-18 (Colin Cowdrey), 3-167 (John Edrich), 4-359 (Mike Denness), 5-507 (Tony Greig), 6-507 (Keith Fletcher), 7-508 (Chris Old), 8-514 (Alan Knott), 9-514 (Geoff Arnold), 10-529 (Derek Underwood)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DK Lillee621712.1200
MHN Walker42.2714382.5300
G Dymock39613012.5000
KD Walters2338602.8000
AA Mallett2989602.4800
IM Chappell1215003.1200
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
IR Redpath c Amiss b Greig8327233510030.51
RB McCosker c Cowdrey b Arnold761081557070.37
IM Chappell (c)c †Knott b Greig501521506032.89
GS Chappell  b Lever10217722911057.62
R Edwards c †Knott b Arnold1860770030.00
KD Walters  b Arnold313130023.07
RW Marsh c Denness b Lever11115009.09
MHN Walker c & b Greig1752751032.69
AA Mallett c Edrich b Greig017000.00
G Dymock c †Knott b Lever01026000.00
DK Lillee not out064000.00
Extras(b 9, lb 5, nb 5, w 4)23
TOTAL(106.7 Ov, RR: 2.61)373
Fall of wickets: 1-111 (Rick McCosker), 2-215 (Ian Chappell), 3-248 (Ian Redpath), 4-289 (Ross Edwards), 5-297 (Doug Walters), 6-306 (Rod Marsh), 7-367 (Max Walker), 8-373 (Greg Chappell), 9-373 (Geoff Dymock), 10-373 (Ashley Mallett)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GG Arnold2368332.7000
P Lever1616533.0400
CM Old1817503.1200
AW Greig31.778842.0700
DL Underwood1853901.6200
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Series resultAustralia won the 6-match series 4-1
Match numberTest no. 755
Season1974/75
Match days8,9,10,12,13 February 1975 (5-day match)
Umpires
Robin Bailhache
Tom Brooks
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 08 Feb - day 1 - England 1st innings 15/1 (MC Cowdrey 5*, JH Edrich 6*)
Sun, 09 Feb - day 2 - England 1st innings 273/3 (MH Denness 133*, KWR Fletcher 56*)
Mon, 10 Feb - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 32/0 (IR Redpath 10*, RB McCosker 22*)
Tue, 11 Feb - rest day
Wed, 12 Feb - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 274/3 (GS Chappell 39*, R Edwards 9*)
Thu, 13 Feb - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 373 (106.7 ov) - end of match