result
1st Test, London, Jun 16 - 21 1977, Australia tour of England
216 & 305
(39 ov, target 226)296 & 114/6
Match drawn
player of the match
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dennis Amiss  b Thomson431370012.90
Mike Brearley (c)c Robinson b Thomson926420034.61
Bob Woolmer run out 792022697039.10
Derek Randall c Chappell b Walker531011244052.47
Tony Greig  b Pascoe522201022.72
Graham Barlow c McCosker b Walker11425007.14
Alan Knott c Walters b Thomson820250040.00
Chris Old c †Marsh b Walker927311033.33
John Lever  b Pascoe835351022.85
Derek Underwood not out 1126401042.30
Bob Willis  b Thomson1726332065.38
Extras(b 1, lb 3, nb 7, w 1)12
TOTAL(86.5 Ov, RR: 2.48)216
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Dennis Amiss), 2-13 (Mike Brearley), 3-111 (Derek Randall), 4-121 (Tony Greig), 5-134 (Graham Barlow), 6-155 (Alan Knott), 7-171 (Chris Old), 8-183 (Bob Woolmer), 9-189 (John Lever), 10-216 (Bob Willis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jeff Thomson20.554141.96---00
Len Pascoe2375322.30---00
Max Walker3066632.20---00
Kerry O'Keeffe1033203.20---00
Greg Chappell301204.00---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Richie Robinson  b Lever1112251091.66
Rick McCosker  b Old23751070030.66
Greg Chappell (c)c Old b Willis661932314034.19
Craig Serjeant c †Knott b Willis8117525510046.28
Doug Walters c Brearley b Willis53961227055.20
David Hookes c Brearley b Old1125332044.00
Rod Marsh lbw b Willis11520006.66
Kerry O'Keeffe c sub (AGE Ealham) b Willis1242641028.57
Max Walker c †Knott b Willis440500010.00
Jeff Thomson  b Willis618251033.33
Len Pascoe not out 311150027.27
Extras(lb 7, nb 17, w 1)25
TOTAL(114.1 Ov, RR: 2.59)296
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Richie Robinson), 2-51 (Rick McCosker), 3-135 (Greg Chappell), 4-238 (Craig Serjeant), 5-256 (Doug Walters), 6-264 (David Hookes), 7-265 (Rod Marsh), 8-284 (Max Walker), 9-290 (Kerry O'Keeffe), 10-296 (Jeff Thomson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Willis30.177872.58---00
John Lever1956113.21---00
Derek Underwood2564201.68---00
Chris Old35107022.00---00
Bob Woolmer512004.00---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dennis Amiss  b Thomson042000.00
Mike Brearley (c)c Robinson b O'Keeffe491371744035.76
Bob Woolmer c Chappell b Pascoe12024830113048.38
Tony Greig c O'Keeffe b Pascoe9117822311051.12
Graham Barlow lbw b Pascoe543570011.62
Alan Knott c Walters b Walker823370034.78
Derek Randall c McCosker b Thomson0410000.00
Chris Old c Walters b Walker032000.00
John Lever c †Marsh b Thomson316280018.75
Derek Underwood not out 1221250057.14
Bob Willis c †Marsh b Thomson011000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 9, nb 2, w 1)17
TOTAL(112.4 Ov, RR: 2.70)305
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Dennis Amiss), 2-132 (Mike Brearley), 3-224 (Bob Woolmer), 4-263 (Graham Barlow), 5-286 (Tony Greig), 6-286 (Alan Knott), 7-286 (Chris Old), 8-286 (Derek Randall), 9-305 (John Lever), 10-305 (Bob Willis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jeff Thomson24.438643.48---00
Len Pascoe2629633.69---00
Max Walker35135621.60---00
Greg Chappell1222402.00---00
Kerry O'Keeffe1572611.73---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 226 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Richie Robinson c Woolmer b Old4871050.00
Rick McCosker  b Willis13110033.33
Greg Chappell (c)c Lever b Old2436453066.66
David Hookes c & b Willis501041383148.07
Doug Walters c sub (AGE Ealham) b Underwood1020271050.00
Craig Serjeant c Amiss b Underwood312160025.00
Rod Marsh not out 651700011.76
Kerry O'Keeffe not out 811210072.72
Extras(nb 8)8
TOTAL(39 Ov, RR: 2.92)114/6
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Richie Robinson), 2-5 (Rick McCosker), 3-48 (Greg Chappell), 4-64 (Doug Walters), 5-71 (Craig Serjeant), 6-102 (David Hookes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Willis1014024.00---00
Chris Old1404623.28---00
Derek Underwood1031621.60---00
John Lever52400.80---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Season1977
Player Of The Match
Bob Woolmer
Bob Woolmer
Series result5-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 804
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Craig Serjeant
Craig Serjeant
Len Pascoe
Len Pascoe
Richie Robinson
Richie Robinson
Umpires
England Image
Dickie Bird
England Image
Lloyd Budd
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 16 Jun - day 1 -England 1st innings 216/0
Fri, 17 Jun - day 2 -Australia 1st innings 51/1 (Rick McCosker 23*, Greg Chappell 11*, null ov)
Sat, 18 Jun - day 3 -Australia 1st innings 278/7 (Kerry O'Keeffe 8*, Max Walker 1*, null ov)
Sun, 19 Jun - rest day
Mon, 20 Jun - day 4 -England 2nd innings 189/2 (Bob Woolmer 114*, Tony Greig 18*, null ov)
Tue, 21 Jun - day 5 -Australia 2nd innings 114/6 (39 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Marsh sets a new catching record for this series (70) upon dismissing Old
  • CM Old takes his 100th wicket upon Robinson's dismissal