RESULT
4th Test, Birmingham, July 30 - August 02, 1981, Australia tour of England
189 & 219
(T:151) 258 & 121

England won by 29 runs

Player Of The Match
26, 1/64 & 5/11
ian-botham
Match centre 
Scorecard summary
England 189/10(69.1 overs)
1st INNINGS
Ian Botham 26 (43)
Terry Alderman5/42 (23.1)
Ray Bright2/20 (12)
Australia 258/10(86.5 overs)
1st INNINGS
Kim Hughes 47 (101)
Martin Kent 46 (81)
John Emburey4/43 (26.5)
Chris Old3/44 (21)
England 219/10(92 overs)
2nd INNINGS
Ray Bright5/68 (34)
Terry Alderman3/65 (22)
Australia 121/10(67 overs)
2nd INNINGS
Ian Botham5/11 (14)
John Emburey2/40 (22)
Match details
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossEngland, elected to bat first
Series
Season1981
Player Of The Match
England
Ian Botham
Series resultEngland led the 6-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 906
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Martin Kent
Martin Kent
Umpires
England
Dickie Bird
England
Don Oslear
Australia Innings
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