Result
7th Test, England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia at Sydney, Feb 12-17 1971
184 & 302
62.6 ov, target 223
264 & 160
England won by 62 runs
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
JH Edrich c GS Chappell b Dell301301501023.07
BW Luckhurst c Redpath b Walters02937000.00
KWR Fletcher c Stackpole b O'Keeffe331221213027.04
JH Hampshire c †Marsh b Lillee1040511025.00
BL D'Oliveira  b Dell1950011.11
R Illingworth (c) b Jenner421281356032.81
APE Knott c Stackpole b O'Keeffe2783701032.53
JA Snow  b Jenner722170031.81
P Lever c Jenner b O'Keeffe415131026.66
DL Underwood not out812171066.66
RGD Willis  b Jenner1121121052.38
Extras(b 4, lb 4, nb 2, w 1)11
TOTAL(76 Ov, RR: 1.81)184
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Brian Luckhurst), 2-60 (John Edrich), 3-68 (Keith Fletcher), 4-69 (Basil D'Oliveira), 5-98 (John Hampshire), 6-145 (Alan Knott), 7-156 (John Snow), 8-165 (Ray Illingworth), 9-165 (Peter Lever), 10-184 (Bob Willis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DK Lillee1353211.8400
AR Dell1683221.5000
KD Walters401011.8700
GS Chappell30902.2500
TJ Jenner1634231.9600
KJ O'Keeffe2484831.5000
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
KH Eastwood c †Knott b Lever519170026.31
KR Stackpole  b Snow616261037.50
RW Marsh c Willis b Lever436380011.11
IM Chappell (c) b Willis2562881040.32
IR Redpath c & b Underwood591551982038.06
KD Walters st †Knott b Underwood42821031051.21
GS Chappell  b Willis651861836034.94
KJ O'Keeffe c †Knott b Illingworth328370010.71
TJ Jenner  b Lever3062753048.38
DK Lillee c †Knott b Willis624540025.00
AR Dell not out312220025.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 10, w 1)16
TOTAL(83.6 Ov, RR: 2.36)264
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Ken Eastwood), 2-13 (Keith Stackpole), 3-32 (Rod Marsh), 4-66 (Ian Chappell), 5-147 (Doug Walters), 6-162 (Ian Redpath), 7-178 (Kerry O'Keeffe), 7-195* (Terry Jenner, retired not out ), 8-235 (Dennis Lillee), 9-239 (Greg Chappell), 10-264 (Terry Jenner)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JA Snow1826812.8300
P Lever14.634332.1800
BL D'Oliveira1222401.5000
RGD Willis1215833.6200
DL Underwood1633921.8200
R Illingworth1131611.0900
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
JH Edrich c IM Chappell b O'Keeffe571422103040.14
BW Luckhurst c Lillee b O'Keeffe591291197045.73
KWR Fletcher c Stackpole b Eastwood2082691024.39
JH Hampshire c IM Chappell b O'Keeffe2441284058.53
BL D'Oliveira c IM Chappell b Lillee471331454035.33
R Illingworth (c)lbw b Lillee29921062031.52
APE Knott  b Dell1559702025.42
JA Snow c Stackpole b Dell2086941023.25
P Lever c Redpath b Jenner1735392048.57
DL Underwood c †Marsh b Dell054000.00
RGD Willis not out21080020.00
Extras(b 3, lb 3, nb 6)12
TOTAL(100.7 Ov, RR: 2.24)302
Fall of wickets: 1-94 (Brian Luckhurst), 2-130 (Keith Fletcher), 3-158 (John Edrich), 4-165 (John Hampshire), 5-234 (Ray Illingworth), 6-251 (Basil D'Oliveira), 7-276 (Alan Knott), 8-298 (Peter Lever), 9-299 (Derek Underwood), 10-302 (John Snow)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DK Lillee1404322.3000
AR Dell26.736531.8100
KD Walters501802.7000
TJ Jenner2153911.3900
KJ O'Keeffe2689632.7600
KH Eastwood502113.1500
KR Stackpole31802.0000
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 223 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
KH Eastwood  b Snow064000.00
KR Stackpole  b Illingworth671121596259.82
IM Chappell (c)c †Knott b Lever615281040.00
IR Redpath c Hampshire b Illingworth1466790021.21
KD Walters c D'Oliveira b Willis11515006.66
GS Chappell st †Knott b Illingworth301271353023.62
RW Marsh  b Underwood1663790025.39
KJ O'Keeffe c sub (K Shuttleworth) b D'Oliveira1246522026.08
TJ Jenner c Fletcher b Underwood44346009.30
DK Lillee c Hampshire b D'Oliveira011000.00
AR Dell not out314120021.42
Extras(b 2, nb 5)7
TOTAL(62.6 Ov, RR: 1.91)160
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Ken Eastwood), 2-22 (Ian Chappell), 3-71 (Ian Redpath), 4-82 (Doug Walters), 5-96 (Keith Stackpole), 6-131 (Rod Marsh), 7-142 (Greg Chappell), 8-154 (Kerry O'Keeffe), 9-154 (Dennis Lillee), 10-160 (Terry Jenner)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JA Snow21712.6200
P Lever1222311.4300
BL D'Oliveira511522.2500
RGD Willis913212.6600
DL Underwood13.652821.5200
R Illingworth2073931.4600
KWR Fletcher10906.7500
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to field first
SeriesEngland [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia 1970/71
Series resultEngland won the 7-match series 2-0 (1 abandoned)
Match numberTest no. 679
Season1970/71
Match days12,13,14,16,17 February 1971 (6-day match)
debut
Ken Eastwood
Tony Dell
Umpires
Lou Rowan
Tom Brooks
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 12 Feb - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 13/2 (RW Marsh 2*, IM Chappell 0*)
Sat, 13 Feb - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 235/7 (GS Chappell 62*, DK Lillee 6*)
Sun, 14 Feb - day 3 - England 2nd innings 229/4 (BL D'Oliveira 37*, R Illingworth 25*)
Mon, 15 Feb - rest day
Tue, 16 Feb - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 123/5 (GS Chappell 19*, RW Marsh 12*)
Wed, 17 Feb - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 160 (62.6 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 160 (62.6 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 123/5 (GS Chappell 19*, RW Marsh 12*)
Day 3
  • day 3 - England 2nd innings 229/4 (BL D'Oliveira 37*, R Illingworth 25*)
Day 2
  • day 2 - Australia 1st innings 235/7 (GS Chappell 62*, DK Lillee 6*)
Day 1
  • day 1 - Australia 1st innings 13/2 (RW Marsh 2*, IM Chappell 0*)
Day 0
  • TJ Jenner (1) retired hurt on 8* from 195/7 to 235/8 (hit on head by a short ball from Snow)
  • rest day