result
6th Test, Adelaide, Jan 29 - Feb 3 1971, England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia
470 & 233/4d
(115 ov, target 469)235 & 328/3
Match drawn
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Geoff Boycott run out 581611756036.02
John Edrich c Stackpole b Lillee13030135414043.18
Keith Fletcher  b Thomson802062098038.83
Alan Knott c Redpath b Lillee712220058.33
Basil D'Oliveira c †Marsh b GS Chappell471041343045.19
John Hampshire c Lillee b GS Chappell551381575039.85
Ray Illingworth (c) b Lillee2474882032.43
John Snow  b Lillee3890775042.22
Peter Lever  b Thomson513161038.46
Derek Underwood not out 11600100.00
Bob Willis c Walters b Lillee4741057.14
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 11, w 4)21
TOTAL(136.2 Ov, RR: 2.58)470
Fall of wickets: 1-107 (Geoff Boycott), 2-276 (John Edrich), 3-289 (Alan Knott), 4-289 (Keith Fletcher), 5-385 (Basil D'Oliveira), 6-402 (John Hampshire), 7-458 (Ray Illingworth), 8-465 (John Snow), 9-465 (Peter Lever), 10-470 (Bob Willis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alan Thomson29.769422.35---00
Dennis Lillee28.308452.22---00
Doug Walters922902.41---00
Greg Chappell1815422.25---00
John Gleeson1917803.07---00
Ashley Mallett2016302.36---00
Keith Stackpole1224702.93---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Keith Stackpole  b Underwood8715518111056.12
Bill Lawry (c)c †Knott b Snow10621100016.12
Ian Chappell c †Knott b Lever2886991032.55
Ian Redpath c Lever b Illingworth9721021012.50
Doug Walters c †Knott b Lever819190042.10
Greg Chappell c Edrich b Lever067000.00
Rod Marsh c †Knott b Willis2866752042.42
Ashley Mallett c Illingworth b Snow2872784038.88
John Gleeson c Boycott b Willis1646522034.78
Dennis Lillee c Boycott b Lever1018210055.55
Alan Thomson not out 610120060.00
Extras(lb 2, nb 3)5
TOTAL(76.1 Ov, RR: 2.31)235
Fall of wickets: 1-61 (Bill Lawry), 2-117 (Keith Stackpole), 3-131 (Ian Chappell), 4-141 (Doug Walters), 5-145 (Greg Chappell), 6-163 (Ian Redpath), 7-180 (Rod Marsh), 8-219 (Ashley Mallett), 9-221 (John Gleeson), 10-235 (Dennis Lillee)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
John Snow2147322.60---00
Peter Lever17.124942.14---00
Derek Underwood2164511.60---00
Bob Willis1234923.06---00
Ray Illingworth521412.10---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Geoff Boycott not out 11921025012056.66
John Edrich  b Thomson40831443048.19
Keith Fletcher  b Gleeson523310021.73
Basil D'Oliveira c Walters b Thomson511130045.45
John Hampshire lbw b Thomson3770042.85
Ray Illingworth (c)not out 4888788054.54
Extras(lb 4, nb 8, w 1)13
TOTAL(51 Ov, RR: 3.42)233/4d
Fall of wickets: 1-103 (John Edrich), 2-128 (Keith Fletcher), 3-143 (Basil D'Oliveira), 4-151 (John Hampshire)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alan Thomson1927933.11---00
Dennis Lillee704004.28---00
Doug Walters30501.25---00
Greg Chappell502704.05---00
John Gleeson1616913.23---00
Ashley Mallett11000.00---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 469 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Keith Stackpole  b Snow13633541016040.59
Bill Lawry (c)c †Knott b Willis2193962022.58
Ian Chappell c Willis b Underwood1042783269037.41
Ian Redpath not out 211091140019.26
Doug Walters not out 361111003132.43
Extras(b 2, lb 3, nb 5)10
TOTAL(115 Ov, RR: 2.13)328/3
Fall of wickets: 1-65 (Bill Lawry), 2-267 (Keith Stackpole), 3-271 (Ian Chappell)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
John Snow1736012.64---00
Peter Lever1744902.16---00
Derek Underwood3578511.82---00
Bob Willis1314812.76---00
Ray Illingworth1473201.71---00
Basil D'Oliveira1542801.40---00
Keith Fletcher401603.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Adelaide Oval
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. 678
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Dennis Lillee
Dennis Lillee
Umpires
Australia Image
Max O'Connell
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Tom Brooks
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 29 Jan - day 1 - England 1st innings 276/2 (Keith Fletcher 75*, Alan Knott 0*)
Sat, 30 Jan - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 50/0 (Keith Stackpole 41*, Bill Lawry 8*)
Sun, 31 Jan - rest day
Mon, 01 Feb - day 3 - England 2nd innings 47/0 (Geoff Boycott 27*, John Edrich 18*)
Tue, 02 Feb - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 104/1 (Keith Stackpole 65*, Ian Chappell 16*)
Wed, 03 Feb - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 328/3 (115 ov) - end of match