result
1st ODI, Manchester, Aug 24 1972, Australia tour of England and Scotland
(49.1/55 ov, target 223)226/4
England won by 6 wickets (with 35 balls remaining)
player of the match
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Scorecard summary
Australia222/8(55 overs)
Ross Edwards57 (84)
Ian Chappell53 (75)
Bob Woolmer3/33(10)
Geoff Arnold2/38(11)
England226/4(49.1 overs)
Dennis Amiss103 (134)
Match details
Old Trafford, Manchester
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England and Scotland
Season1972
Player Of The Match
Dennis Amiss
Dennis Amiss
Player Of The Series
Keith Stackpole
Keith Stackpole
Dennis Amiss
Dennis Amiss
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberODI no. 2
Match daysday(55-over match)
ODI debut
Bob Massie
Bob Massie
Bob Woolmer
Bob Woolmer
Brian Close
Brian Close
Dennis Amiss
Dennis Amiss
Dennis Lillee
Dennis Lillee
Geoff Arnold
Geoff Arnold
Graeme Watson
Graeme Watson
Paul Sheahan
Paul Sheahan
Ross Edwards
Ross Edwards
Tony Greig
Tony Greig
Umpires
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Charlie Elliott
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Dusty Rhodes