6th Test, Adelaide, Jan 29 - Feb 3 1971, England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia
470 & 233/4d
(115 ov, target 469)
235 & 328/3
Match drawn
England 1st Innings
G Boycott run out581611756036.02
JH Edrich c Stackpole b Lillee13030135414043.18
KWR Fletcher  b Thomson802062098038.83
APE Knott c Redpath b Lillee712220058.33
BL D'Oliveira c †Marsh b GS Chappell471041343045.19
JH Hampshire c Lillee b GS Chappell551381575039.85
R Illingworth (c) b Lillee2474882032.43
JA Snow  b Lillee3890775042.22
P Lever  b Thomson513161038.46
DL Underwood not out11600100.00
RGD Willis c Walters b Lillee4741057.14
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 11, w 4)21
TOTAL(136.2 Ov, RR: 2.58)470
Fall of wickets: 1-107 (Sir Geoff Boycott), 2-276 (John Edrich), 3-289 (Alan Knott), 4-289 (Keith Fletcher), 5-385 (Basil D'Oliveira), 6-402 (John Hampshire), 7-458 (Ray Illingworth), 8-465 (John Snow), 9-465 (Peter Lever), 10-470 (Bob Willis)
AL Thomson29.769422.3500
DK Lillee28.308452.2200
KD Walters922902.4100
GS Chappell1815422.2500
JW Gleeson1917803.0700
AA Mallett2016302.3600
KR Stackpole1224702.9300
Australia 1st Innings
KR Stackpole  b Underwood8715518111056.12
WM Lawry (c)c †Knott b Snow10621100016.12
IM Chappell c †Knott b Lever2886991032.55
IR Redpath c Lever b Illingworth9721021012.50
KD Walters c †Knott b Lever819190042.10
GS Chappell c Edrich b Lever067000.00
RW Marsh c †Knott b Willis2866752042.42
AA Mallett c Illingworth b Snow2872784038.88
JW Gleeson c Boycott b Willis1646522034.78
DK Lillee c Boycott b Lever1018210055.55
AL Thomson not out610120060.00
Extras(lb 2, nb 3)5
TOTAL(76.1 Ov, RR: 2.31)235
Fall of wickets: 1-61 (Bill Lawry), 2-117 (Keith Stackpole), 3-131 (Ian Chappell), 4-141 (Doug Walters), 5-145 (Greg Chappell), 6-163 (Ian Redpath), 7-180 (Rod Marsh), 8-219 (Ashley Mallett), 9-221 (John Gleeson), 10-235 (Dennis Lillee)
JA Snow2147322.6000
P Lever17.124942.1400
DL Underwood2164511.6000
RGD Willis1234923.0600
R Illingworth521412.1000
England 2nd Innings
G Boycott not out11921025012056.66
JH Edrich  b Thomson40831443048.19
KWR Fletcher  b Gleeson523310021.73
BL D'Oliveira c Walters b Thomson511130045.45
JH Hampshire lbw b Thomson3770042.85
R Illingworth (c)not out4888788054.54
Extras(lb 4, nb 8, w 1)13
TOTAL(51 Ov, RR: 3.42)233/4d
Fall of wickets: 1-103 (John Edrich), 2-128 (Keith Fletcher), 3-143 (Basil D'Oliveira), 4-151 (John Hampshire)
AL Thomson1927933.1100
DK Lillee704004.2800
KD Walters30501.2500
GS Chappell502704.0500
JW Gleeson1616913.2300
AA Mallett11000.0000
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 469 runs)
KR Stackpole  b Snow13633541016040.59
WM Lawry (c)c †Knott b Willis2193962022.58
IM Chappell c Willis b Underwood1042783269037.41
IR Redpath not out211091140019.26
KD Walters not out361111003132.43
Extras(b 2, lb 3, nb 5)10
TOTAL(115 Ov, RR: 2.13)328/3
Fall of wickets: 1-65 (Bill Lawry), 2-267 (Keith Stackpole), 3-271 (Ian Chappell)
JA Snow1736012.6400
P Lever1744902.1600
DL Underwood3578511.8200
RGD Willis1314812.7600
R Illingworth1473201.7100
BL D'Oliveira1542801.4000
KWR Fletcher401603.0000
Adelaide Oval
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia
Series resultEngland led the 7-match series 1-0 (1 abandoned)
Match numberTest no. 678
Match days29,30 January, 1,2,3 February 1971 (5-day match)
Test debut
Dennis Lillee
Tom Brooks
Max O'Connell
Balls per over8
Fri, 29 Jan - day 1 - England 1st innings 276/2 (KWR Fletcher 75*, APE Knott 0*)
Sat, 30 Jan - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 50/0 (KR Stackpole 41*, WM Lawry 8*)
Sun, 31 Jan - rest day
Mon, 01 Feb - day 3 - England 2nd innings 47/0 (G Boycott 27*, JH Edrich 18*)
Tue, 02 Feb - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 104/1 (KR Stackpole 65*, IM Chappell 16*)
Wed, 03 Feb - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 328/3 (115 ov) - end of match