result
4th Test, Sydney, Jan 9 - 14 1971, England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia
332 & 319/5d
(56.5 ov, target 416)236 & 116
England won by 299 runs
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Geoff Boycott c Gleeson b Connolly7714714011052.38
Brian Luckhurst lbw b Gleeson381191673031.93
John Edrich c Gleeson b GS Chappell551051218052.38
Keith Fletcher c Walters b Mallett23103912022.33
Basil D'Oliveira c Connolly b Mallett067000.00
Ray Illingworth (c) b Gleeson2583933030.12
Alan Knott st †Marsh b Mallett635270017.14
John Snow c Lawry b Gleeson3779875046.83
Peter Lever c Connolly b Mallett3661745059.01
Derek Underwood c GS Chappell b Gleeson011000.00
Bob Willis not out 1533381045.45
Extras(b 5, lb 2, nb 12, w 1)20
TOTAL(94.7 Ov, RR: 3.49)332
Fall of wickets: 1-116 (Geoff Boycott), 2-130 (Brian Luckhurst), 3-201 (Keith Fletcher), 4-205 (John Edrich), 5-208 (Basil D'Oliveira), 6-219 (Alan Knott), 7-262 (Ray Illingworth), 8-291 (John Snow), 9-291 (Derek Underwood), 10-332 (Peter Lever)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Graham McKenzie1537403.70---00
Alan Connolly1324312.48---00
John Gleeson2978342.14---00
Greg Chappell1143012.04---00
Ashley Mallett16.754041.77---00
Doug Walters311102.75---00
Keith Stackpole723103.32---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bill Lawry (c)c Edrich b Lever966850013.63
Ian Chappell c Underwood b Snow1227441044.44
Ian Redpath c Fletcher b D'Oliveira641952416032.82
Doug Walters c Luckhurst b Illingworth551101148050.00
Greg Chappell c & b Underwood1544402034.09
Keith Stackpole c Boycott b Underwood3346587071.73
Rod Marsh c D'Oliveira b Underwood830321026.66
Ashley Mallett  b Underwood421220019.04
Graham McKenzie not out 1128421039.28
John Gleeson c Fletcher b D'Oliveira0117000.00
Alan Connolly  b Lever1430222046.66
Extras(nb 11)11
TOTAL(76.6 Ov, RR: 3.07)236
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Ian Chappell), 2-38 (Bill Lawry), 3-137 (Doug Walters), 4-160 (Greg Chappell), 5-189 (Ian Redpath), 6-199 (Keith Stackpole), 7-208 (Rod Marsh), 8-208 (Ashley Mallett), 9-219 (John Gleeson), 10-236 (Alan Connolly)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
John Snow1462311.23---00
Bob Willis922602.16---00
Peter Lever8.613122.65---00
Derek Underwood2276642.25---00
Ray Illingworth1435913.16---00
Basil D'Oliveira922021.66---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Geoff Boycott not out 14236041212039.44
Brian Luckhurst c IM Chappell b McKenzie515201033.33
John Edrich run out 1251500023.52
Keith Fletcher c Stackpole b Mallett823181034.78
Basil D'Oliveira c IM Chappell b GS Chappell561481566037.83
Ray Illingworth (c)st †Marsh b Mallett531451316036.55
Alan Knott not out 21202620105.00
Extras(b 9, lb 4, nb 9)22
TOTAL(94 Ov, RR: 3.39)319/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Brian Luckhurst), 2-35 (John Edrich), 3-48 (Keith Fletcher), 4-181 (Basil D'Oliveira), 5-276 (Ray Illingworth)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Graham McKenzie1506513.25---00
Alan Connolly1413802.03---00
John Gleeson2345401.76---00
Greg Chappell1552411.20---00
Ashley Mallett1918523.35---00
Doug Walters201405.25---00
Keith Stackpole611702.12---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 416 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bill Lawry (c)not out 602292678026.20
Ian Chappell c D'Oliveira b Snow013000.00
Ian Redpath c Edrich b Snow613210046.15
Doug Walters c †Knott b Lever39120033.33
Greg Chappell  b Snow29140022.22
Keith Stackpole c Lever b Snow3092964032.60
Rod Marsh c Willis b Snow076000.00
Ashley Mallett c †Knott b Willis643490013.95
Graham McKenzie retired hurt 647441012.76
John Gleeson  b Snow054000.00
Alan Connolly c †Knott b Snow031000.00
Extras(b 2, nb 1)3
TOTAL(56.5 Ov, RR: 2.04)116
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Ian Chappell), 2-11 (Ian Redpath), 3-14 (Doug Walters), 4-21 (Greg Chappell), 5-66 (Keith Stackpole), 6-66 (Rod Marsh), 7-86 (Ashley Mallett), 7-107* (Graham McKenzie, retired hurt), 8-116 (John Gleeson), 9-116 (Alan Connolly)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
John Snow17.554071.70---00
Bob Willis32110.25---00
Peter Lever1112411.63---00
Derek Underwood821701.59---00
Ray Illingworth95900.75---00
Basil D'Oliveira731601.71---00
Keith Fletcher10604.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia
Season1970/71
Series resultEngland led the 7-match series 1-0 (abandoned)
Match numberTest no. 676
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Bob Willis
Bob Willis
Umpires
Australia Image
Lou Rowan
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Tom Brooks
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 09 Jan - day 1 -England 1st innings 267/7 (John Snow 25*, Peter Lever 1*)
Sun, 10 Jan - day 2 -Australia 1st innings 189/4 (Ian Redpath 64*, Keith Stackpole 26*)
Mon, 11 Jan - day 3 -England 2nd innings 178/3 (Geoff Boycott 84*, Basil D'Oliveira 56*)
Tue, 12 Jan - rest day
Wed, 13 Jan - day 4 -Australia 2nd innings 64/4 (Bill Lawry 24*, Keith Stackpole 28*)
Thu, 14 Jan - day 5 -Australia 2nd innings 116 (56.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • GD McKenzie retired hurt at 107/7