RESULT
3rd Test, Birmingham, July 11 - 16, 1968, Australia tour of England
409 & 142/3d
(T:330) 222 & 68/1

Match drawn

Match centre 
Scorecard summary
England 409/10(172.5 overs)
1st INNINGS
Colin Cowdrey 104 (247)
Eric Freeman4/78 (30.5)
Tom Graveney 96 (220)
Alan Connolly3/84 (35)
Australia 222/9(91 overs)
1st INNINGS
Ian Chappell 71 (180)
Ray Illingworth3/37 (22)
Bob Cowper 57 (128)
Derek Underwood3/48 (25)
England 142/3(42 overs)
2nd INNINGS
John Edrich 64 (104)
Alan Connolly2/59 (15)
Australia 68/1(28.2 overs)
2nd INNINGS
Bob Cowper *25 (86)
John Snow1/32 (9)
Ian Redpath 22 (45)
Ray Illingworth0/4 (5.2)
Match details
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossEngland, elected to bat first
Series
Season1968
Batsman of The Match
England
Colin Cowdrey
Australia
Ian Chappell
Bowler of The Match
England
Ray Illingworth
England
Derek Underwood
Australia
Eric Freeman
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 639
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
England
Charlie Elliott
England
Hugo Yarnold