result
2nd Test, Lord's, Jul 31 - Aug 5 1975, Australia tour of England
315 & 436/7d
(109 ov, target 484)268 & 329/3
Match drawn
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Barry Wood lbw b Lillee615121040.00
John Edrich lbw b Lillee930411030.00
David Steele  b Thomson501031639048.54
Dennis Amiss lbw b Lillee047000.00
Graham Gooch c †Marsh b Lillee617251035.29
Tony Greig (c)c IM Chappell b Walker9612916015074.41
Alan Knott lbw b Thomson691021348067.64
Bob Woolmer c Turner b Mallett331081144030.55
John Snow c Walker b Mallett1129311037.93
Derek Underwood not out 01416000.00
Peter Lever lbw b Walker4670066.66
Extras(b 3, lb 1, nb 23, w 4)31
TOTAL(87.4 Ov, RR: 3.59)315
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Barry Wood), 2-29 (John Edrich), 3-31 (Dennis Amiss), 4-49 (Graham Gooch), 5-145 (David Steele), 6-222 (Tony Greig), 7-288 (Alan Knott), 8-309 (John Snow), 9-310 (Bob Woolmer), 10-315 (Peter Lever)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dennis Lillee2048444.20---00
Jeff Thomson2479223.83---00
Max Walker21.475222.40---00
Ashley Mallett2245622.54---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Rick McCosker c & b Lever2959803049.15
Alan Turner lbw b Snow914270064.28
Ian Chappell (c)c †Knott b Snow217160011.76
Greg Chappell lbw b Snow4671066.66
Ross Edwards lbw b Woolmer9913220115075.00
Doug Walters c Greig b Lever2880025.00
Rod Marsh c Amiss b Greig39100033.33
Max Walker  b Snow519241026.31
Jeff Thomson  b Underwood1752612032.69
Dennis Lillee not out 731031368370.87
Ashley Mallett lbw b Steele1457692024.56
Extras(lb 5, nb 6)11
TOTAL(77.4 Ov, RR: 3.45)268
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Alan Turner), 2-29 (Ian Chappell), 3-37 (Greg Chappell), 4-54 (Rick McCosker), 5-56 (Doug Walters), 6-64 (Rod Marsh), 7-81 (Max Walker), 8-133 (Jeff Thomson), 9-199 (Ross Edwards), 10-268 (Ashley Mallett)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
John Snow2146643.14---00
Peter Lever1508325.53---00
Bob Woolmer1353112.38---00
Tony Greig1554713.13---00
Derek Underwood1352912.23---00
David Steele0.40111.50---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Barry Wood c †Marsh b Thomson521611997032.29
John Edrich c Thomson b Mallett17542053821041.66
David Steele c & b Walters451111356040.54
Dennis Amiss c GS Chappell b Lillee1037411027.02
Graham Gooch  b Mallett3171884043.66
Tony Greig (c)c Walters b IM Chappell4142525197.61
Alan Knott not out 2233461066.66
Bob Woolmer  b Mallett31253332124.00
Extras(lb 18, nb 9, w 2)29
TOTAL(147.4 Ov, RR: 2.95)436/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-111 (Barry Wood), 2-215 (David Steele), 3-249 (Dennis Amiss), 4-315 (Graham Gooch), 5-380 (Tony Greig), 6-387 (John Edrich), 7-436 (Bob Woolmer)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dennis Lillee33108012.42---00
Jeff Thomson2987312.51---00
Max Walker3789502.56---00
Ashley Mallett36.41012733.46---00
Ian Chappell1022612.60---00
Doug Walters20613.00---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 484 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Rick McCosker lbw b Steele792242628035.26
Alan Turner c Gooch b Greig2139643053.84
Ian Chappell (c)lbw b Greig8621524913040.00
Greg Chappell not out 7311914610161.34
Ross Edwards not out 5276929068.42
Extras(b 4, nb 14)18
TOTAL(109 Ov, RR: 3.01)329/3
Fall of wickets: 1-50 (Alan Turner), 2-169 (Rick McCosker), 3-222 (Ian Chappell)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
John Snow1938204.31---00
Peter Lever2055502.75---00
Bob Woolmer31301.00---00
Tony Greig2668223.15---00
Derek Underwood31146402.06---00
David Steele941912.11---00
Barry Wood10606.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Season1975
Series resultAustralia led the 4-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 761
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Bob Woolmer
Bob Woolmer
David Steele
David Steele
Umpires
England Image
Bill Alley
England Image
Tom Spencer
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 31 Jul - day 1 - England 1st innings 313/9 (Derek Underwood 0*, Peter Lever 2*)
Fri, 01 Aug - day 2 - England 2nd innings 5/0 (Barry Wood 5*, John Edrich 0*)
Sat, 02 Aug - day 3 - England 2nd innings 230/2 (John Edrich 104*, Dennis Amiss 6*)
Sun, 03 Aug - rest day
Mon, 04 Aug - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 97/1 (Rick McCosker 46*, Ian Chappell 25*)
Tue, 05 Aug - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 329/3 (109 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Thomson bowled 22 no-balls and 4 wides on 1st Day
  • Lillee faced 103 balls and hit 3 6's and 18 4's
  • Edrich batted for 538 minutes and faced 420 balls
  • Michael Angelow became the first streaker to intrude upon the field of play during a test in England at 3.20 day 4.