result
1st Test, Leeds, Jun 13 - 18 1985, Australia tour of England
331 & 324
(38.4 ov, target 123)533 & 123/5
England won by 5 wickets
player of the match
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graeme Wood lbw b Allott1422263063.63
Andrew Hilditch c †Downton b Gooch11918324617265.02
Kepler Wessels c Botham b Emburey361031504034.95
Allan Border (c)c Botham b Cowans32971155032.98
David Boon lbw b Gooch1445431031.11
Greg Ritchie  b Botham4664928071.87
Wayne Phillips c Gower b Emburey3035446085.71
Craig McDermott  b Botham1838524047.36
Simon O'Donnell lbw b Botham011000.00
Geoff Lawson c †Downton b Allott032000.00
Jeff Thomson not out 43210133.33
Extras(lb 13, nb 1, w 4)18
TOTAL(98.1 Ov, RR: 3.37)331
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Graeme Wood), 2-155 (Kepler Wessels), 3-201 (Andrew Hilditch), 4-229 (David Boon), 5-229 (Allan Border), 6-284 (Wayne Phillips), 7-326 (Greg Ritchie), 8-326 (Simon O'Donnell), 9-327 (Geoff Lawson), 10-331 (Craig McDermott)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Norman Cowans2047813.90---00
Paul Allott2237423.36---00
Ian Botham29.188632.94---00
Graham Gooch2145722.71---00
John Emburey612323.83---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Gooch lbw b McDermott512151041.66
Tim Robinson c Boon b Lawson17527241426064.33
David Gower (c)c †Phillips b McDermott1722282077.27
Mike Gatting c Hilditch b McDermott531081427049.07
Allan Lamb  b O'Donnell3865848058.46
Ian Botham  b Thomson605159102117.64
Peter Willey c Hilditch b Lawson3668885052.94
Paul Downton c Border b McDermott54981279055.10
John Emburey  b Lawson2122334095.45
Paul Allott c Boon b Thomson1234352035.29
Norman Cowans not out 2228435078.57
Extras(b 5, lb 16, nb 14, w 5)40
TOTAL(125 Ov, RR: 4.26)533
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Graham Gooch), 2-50 (David Gower), 3-186 (Mike Gatting), 4-264 (Allan Lamb), 5-344 (Ian Botham), 6-417 (Tim Robinson), 7-422 (Peter Willey), 8-462 (John Emburey), 9-484 (Paul Allott), 10-533 (Paul Downton)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Geoff Lawson26411734.50---00
Craig McDermott32213444.18---00
Jeff Thomson34316624.88---00
Simon O'Donnell2787712.85---00
Allan Border301605.33---00
Kepler Wessels32200.66---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graeme Wood c Lamb b Botham312110025.00
Andrew Hilditch c Robinson b Emburey8015619413151.28
Kepler Wessels  b Emburey6412815210050.00
Allan Border (c)c †Downton b Botham835370022.85
David Boon  b Cowans2269782031.88
Greg Ritchie  b Emburey1630016.66
Wayne Phillips c Lamb b Botham9117118912053.21
Simon O'Donnell c †Downton b Botham2473973032.87
Geoff Lawson c †Downton b Emburey1520393075.00
Craig McDermott c Gooch b Emburey620190030.00
Jeff Thomson not out 2560040.00
Extras(b 4, lb 3, w 1)8
TOTAL(115.4 Ov, RR: 2.80)324
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Graeme Wood), 2-144 (Kepler Wessels), 3-151 (Andrew Hilditch), 4-159 (Allan Border), 5-160 (Greg Ritchie), 6-192 (David Boon), 7-272 (Simon O'Donnell), 8-307 (Wayne Phillips), 9-318 (Geoff Lawson), 10-324 (Craig McDermott)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ian Botham33710743.24---00
Paul Allott1745703.35---00
John Emburey43.4148251.87---00
Norman Cowans1325013.84---00
Graham Gooch932102.33---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 123 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Gooch lbw b O'Donnell2865883043.07
Tim Robinson  b Lawson2131484067.74
David Gower (c)c Border b O'Donnell518221027.77
Mike Gatting c †Phillips b Lawson1220302060.00
Allan Lamb not out 3163815049.20
Ian Botham  b O'Donnell1223391052.17
Peter Willey not out 316240018.75
Extras(lb 7, nb 3, w 1)11
TOTAL(38.4 Ov, RR: 3.18)123/5
Fall of wickets: 1-44 (Tim Robinson), 2-59 (David Gower), 3-71 (Graham Gooch), 4-83 (Mike Gatting), 5-110 (Ian Botham)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Craig McDermott402005.00---00
Geoff Lawson1645123.18---00
Simon O'Donnell15.453732.36---00
Jeff Thomson30802.66---00
MATCH DETAILS
Headingley, Leeds
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England
Season1985
Player Of The Match
Tim Robinson
Tim Robinson
Series resultEngland led the 6-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1017
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Simon O'Donnell
Simon O'Donnell
Umpires
England Image
Barrie Meyer
England Image
Ken Palmer
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 13 Jun - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 284/6 (Greg Ritchie 22*, Craig McDermott 0*, null ov)
Fri, 14 Jun - day 2 -England 1st innings 134/2 (Tim Robinson 66*, Mike Gatting 31*, null ov)
Sat, 15 Jun - day 3 -England 1st innings 484/9 (Paul Downton 28*, Norman Cowans 0*, null ov)
Sun, 16 Jun - rest day
Mon, 17 Jun - day 4 -Australia 2nd innings 190/5 (David Boon 20*, Wayne Phillips 11*, null ov)
Tue, 18 Jun - day 5 -England 2nd innings 123/5 (38.4 ov) - end of match