result
2nd Test, Manchester, Jul 7 - 12 1977, Australia tour of England
297 & 218
(29.1 ov, target 79)437 & 82/1
England won by 9 wickets
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Rick McCosker c Old b Willis216190012.50
Ian Davis c †Knott b Old341051455032.38
Greg Chappell (c)c †Knott b Greig4481957054.32
Craig Serjeant lbw b Lever1448801029.16
Doug Walters c Greig b Miller8815720515056.05
David Hookes c †Knott b Lever519231026.31
Rod Marsh c Amiss b Miller361001166036.00
Ray Bright c Greig b Lever1255732021.81
Kerry O'Keeffe c †Knott b Willis1251571023.52
Max Walker  b Underwood918331050.00
Jeff Thomson not out 1422282063.63
Extras(lb 15, nb 12)27
TOTAL(109.2 Ov, RR: 2.71)297
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Rick McCosker), 2-80 (Greg Chappell), 3-96 (Ian Davis), 4-125 (Craig Serjeant), 5-140 (David Hookes), 6-238 (Rod Marsh), 7-246 (Doug Walters), 8-272 (Kerry O'Keeffe), 9-272 (Ray Bright), 10-297 (Max Walker)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Willis2184522.14---00
John Lever2586032.40---00
Chris Old2035712.85---00
Derek Underwood20.275312.60---00
Tony Greig1343712.84---00
Geoff Miller1031821.80---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dennis Amiss c Chappell b Walker1134461032.35
Mike Brearley (c)c Chappell b Thomson631401019.35
Bob Woolmer c Davis b O'Keeffe13733838922040.53
Derek Randall lbw b Bright7914316612055.24
Tony Greig c & b Walker7618624411140.86
Alan Knott c O'Keeffe b Thomson39851097045.88
Geoff Miller c †Marsh b Thomson634390017.64
Chris Old c †Marsh b Walker37901155041.11
John Lever  b Bright1024301041.66
Derek Underwood  b Bright1047522021.27
Bob Willis not out 110100010.00
Extras(b 9, lb 9, nb 7)25
TOTAL(169.1 Ov, RR: 2.58)437
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Mike Brearley), 2-23 (Dennis Amiss), 3-165 (Derek Randall), 4-325 (Bob Woolmer), 5-348 (Tony Greig), 6-366 (Geoff Miller), 7-377 (Alan Knott), 8-404 (John Lever), 9-435 (Chris Old), 10-437 (Derek Underwood)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jeff Thomson38117331.92---00
Max Walker541513132.42---00
Ray Bright35.1126931.96---00
Kerry O'Keeffe361111413.16---00
Greg Chappell612504.16---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Rick McCosker c Underwood b Willis032000.00
Ian Davis c Lever b Willis1231451038.70
Greg Chappell (c) b Underwood11223028015148.69
Craig Serjeant c Woolmer b Underwood819322042.10
Doug Walters lbw b Greig1021221047.61
David Hookes c Brearley b Miller2863803044.44
Rod Marsh c Randall b Underwood1880012.50
Ray Bright c & b Underwood031000.00
Kerry O'Keeffe not out 24971203024.74
Max Walker c Greig b Underwood621161028.57
Jeff Thomson c Randall b Underwood11413007.14
Extras(lb 1, nb 14, w 1)16
TOTAL(81.5 Ov, RR: 2.66)218
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Rick McCosker), 2-30 (Ian Davis), 3-74 (Craig Serjeant), 4-92 (Doug Walters), 5-146 (David Hookes), 6-147 (Rod Marsh), 7-147 (Ray Bright), 8-202 (Greg Chappell), 9-212 (Max Walker), 10-218 (Jeff Thomson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Willis1625623.50---00
John Lever411102.75---00
Derek Underwood32.5136662.01---00
Chris Old812603.25---00
Tony Greig1261911.58---00
Geoff Miller922412.66---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 79 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dennis Amiss not out 28941074029.78
Mike Brearley (c)c Walters b O'Keeffe44831017053.01
Bob Woolmer not out 064000.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 7)10
TOTAL(29.1 Ov, RR: 2.81)82/1
Fall of wickets: 1-75 (Mike Brearley)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jeff Thomson822403.00---00
Max Walker701702.42---00
Kerry O'Keeffe9.142512.72---00
Ray Bright52601.20---00
MATCH DETAILS
Old Trafford, Manchester
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Season1977
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 805
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Ray Bright
Ray Bright
Umpires
England Image
Bill Alley
England Image
Tom Spencer
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 07 Jul - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 247/7 (Ray Bright 1*, Kerry O'Keeffe 0*, null ov)
Fri, 08 Jul - day 2 -England 1st innings 206/3 (Bob Woolmer 82*, Tony Greig 16*, null ov)
Sat, 09 Jul - day 3 -England 1st innings 436/9 (Derek Underwood 10*, Bob Willis 1*, null ov)
Sun, 10 Jul - rest day
Mon, 11 Jul - day 4 -England 2nd innings 8 (Dennis Amiss 0*, Mike Brearley 6*, null ov)
Tue, 12 Jul - day 5 -England 2nd innings 82/1 (29.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Eng 1st innings
  • RA Woolmer: 137 runs, 338 balls, 389 min., 22x4
  • Aus 2nd innings
  • GS Chappell: 112 runs, 230 balls, 280 min., 15x4, 1x6