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England vs Australia, 3rd Test at Leeds, Classic Contest, Jul 16 1981 - Full Scorecard

RESULT
3rd Test, Leeds, July 16 - 21, 1981, Australia tour of England
(T:130) 401/9d & 111
(f/o) 174 & 356

England won by 18 runs

Player Of The Match
6/95, 50, 149* & 1/14
ian-botham
Australia 1st Innings
England 1st Innings
England 2nd Innings (Following on)
Australia 2nd Innings
Match Flow
Info
Australia 1st Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
b Dilley10223429414043.58
lbw b Botham3455714061.81
c †Taylor b Willey271351612020.00
c & b Botham892082708042.78
b Dilley736481019.44
c †Taylor b Botham581672085034.73
lbw b Botham820351040.00
b Botham2850655056.00
c †Taylor b Botham1335452037.14
not out 3680050.00
not out 00-00-
Extras(b 4, lb 13, nb 12, w 3)32
TOTAL155.2 Ov (RR: 2.58)401/9d
Fall of wickets: 1-55 (Graeme Wood), 2-149 (Trevor Chappell), 3-196 (John Dyson), 4-220 (Ray Bright), 5-332 (Kim Hughes), 6-354 (Allan Border), 7-357 (Graham Yallop), 8-396 (Geoff Lawson), 9-401 (Rod Marsh)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
3087202.40---00
43149102.11---00
2747822.88---00
39.2119562.41---00
1323112.38---00
32200.66---00
England 1st Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
lbw b Alderman27170028.57
b Lawson1258890020.68
c †Marsh b Alderman1053640018.86
c †Marsh b Lawson2450583048.00
lbw b Lillee1529582051.72
b Lawson822290036.36
c †Marsh b Lillee5054808092.59
c †Marsh b Lillee523361021.73
c & b Lillee1317302076.47
c Border b Alderman044000.00
not out 1450025.00
Extras(b 6, lb 11, nb 11, w 6)34
TOTAL50.5 Ov (RR: 3.42)174
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Graham Gooch), 2-40 (Mike Brearley), 3-42 (Geoff Boycott), 4-84 (David Gower), 5-87 (Mike Gatting), 6-112 (Peter Willey), 7-148 (Bob Taylor), 8-166 (Ian Botham), 9-167 (Chris Old), 10-174 (Graham Dilley)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
18.574942.60---00
1945933.10---00
1333232.46---00
England 2nd Innings (Following on) 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
c Alderman b Lillee032000.00
lbw b Alderman461412151032.62
c Alderman b Lillee1429333048.27
c Border b Alderman922361040.90
lbw b Alderman110100010.00
c Dyson b Lillee3356846058.92
not out 149148219271100.67
c Bright b Alderman1990011.11
b Alderman5675809074.66
b Lawson2931546093.54
c Border b Alderman29310022.22
Extras(b 5, lb 3, nb 5, w 3)16
TOTAL87.3 Ov (RR: 4.06)356
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Graham Gooch), 2-18 (Mike Brearley), 3-37 (David Gower), 4-41 (Mike Gatting), 5-105 (Peter Willey), 6-133 (Geoff Boycott), 7-135 (Bob Taylor), 8-252 (Graham Dilley), 9-319 (Chris Old), 10-356 (Bob Willis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
2569433.76---00
35.3613563.80---00
2349614.17---00
401503.75---00
Australia 2nd Innings (T: 130 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
c †Taylor b Willis34831193040.96
c †Taylor b Botham1010920100.00
c †Taylor b Willis856680014.28
c Botham b Willis0914000.00
c Gatting b Willis032000.00
b Old0813000.00
c Dilley b Willis49180044.44
b Willis1932492059.37
c †Taylor b Willis1220050.00
c Gatting b Willis17152230113.33
not out 056000.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 14, w 1)18
TOTAL36.1 Ov (RR: 3.06)111
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Graeme Wood), 2-56 (Trevor Chappell), 3-58 (Kim Hughes), 4-58 (Graham Yallop), 5-65 (Allan Border), 6-68 (John Dyson), 7-74 (Rod Marsh), 8-75 (Geoff Lawson), 9-110 (Dennis Lillee), 10-111 (Ray Bright)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
731412.00---00
201105.50---00
15.134382.83---00
912112.33---00
31401.33---00
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CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 16 Jul - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 203/3 (Kim Hughes 24*, Ray Bright 1*)
Fri, 17 Jul - day 2 - England 1st innings 7/0 (Graham Gooch 2*, Geoff Boycott 0*)
Sat, 18 Jul - day 3 - England 2nd innings 6/1 (Geoff Boycott 0*, Mike Brearley 4*)
Sun, 19 Jul - rest day
Mon, 20 Jul - day 4 - England 2nd innings 351/9 (Ian Botham 145*, Bob Willis 1*)
Tue, 21 Jul - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 111 (36.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH FLOW
General
  • Only the second time in Test match history that the side following on has won.
MATCH DETAILS
Headingley, Leeds
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
Series
Season1981
Player Of The Match
Series result6-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 905
Match daysday (5-day match)
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