4th Test, Birmingham, Jul 30 - Aug 2 1981, Australia tour of England
189 & 219
(67 ov, target 151)258 & 121
England won by 29 runs
player of the match
Ian Botham
Match centre 
Scorecard summary
England189/10(69.1 overs)1st INNINGS
Mike Brearley48 (109)
Ian Botham26 (43)
Terry Alderman5/42(23.1)
Ray Bright2/20(12)
Australia258/10(86.5 overs)1st INNINGS
Kim Hughes47 (101)
Martin Kent46 (81)
John Emburey4/43(26.5)
Chris Old3/44(21)
England219/10(92 overs)2nd INNINGS
Australia121/10(67 overs)2nd INNINGS
Allan Border40 (175)
Ian Botham5/11(14)
John Emburey2/40(22)
Match details
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Player Of The Match
Ian Botham
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
England Image
Dickie Bird
England Image
Don Oslear