result
1st Test, Brisbane, Nov 29 - Dec 4 1974, England tour of Australia
309 & 288/5d
(56.5 ov, target 333)265 & 166
Australia won by 166 runs
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Ian Redpath  b Willis520230025.00
Wally Edwards c Amiss b Hendrick415190026.66
Ian Chappell (c)c Greig b Willis9020228910144.55
Greg Chappell c Fletcher b Underwood581321555043.93
Ross Edwards c †Knott b Underwood321201472026.66
Doug Walters c Lever b Willis3690050.00
Rod Marsh c Denness b Hendrick1456670025.00
Terry Jenner c Lever b Willis1228492042.85
Dennis Lillee c †Knott b Greig1522402068.18
Max Walker not out 41721106056.94
Jeff Thomson run out 2377762029.87
Extras(lb 4, nb 8)12
TOTAL(92.5 Ov, RR: 2.50)309
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Wally Edwards), 2-10 (Ian Redpath), 3-110 (Greg Chappell), 4-197 (Ian Chappell), 5-202 (Doug Walters), 6-205 (Ross Edwards), 7-228 (Terry Jenner), 8-229 (Rod Marsh), 9-257 (Dennis Lillee), 10-309 (Jeff Thomson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Willis21.535641.94---00
Peter Lever1615302.48---00
Mike Hendrick1936422.52---00
Tony Greig1627013.28---00
Derek Underwood2065422.02---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dennis Amiss c Jenner b Thomson731421022.58
Brian Luckhurst c †Marsh b Thomson12730003.70
John Edrich c IM Chappell b Thomson481472094032.65
Mike Denness (c)lbw b Walker620321030.00
Keith Fletcher  b Lillee1740312042.50
Tony Greig c †Marsh b Lillee11022929617048.03
Alan Knott c Jenner b Walker1239532030.76
Peter Lever c IM Chappell b Walker415110026.66
Derek Underwood c Redpath b Walters2553753047.16
Bob Willis not out 1335472037.14
Mike Hendrick c Redpath b Walker417241023.52
Extras(b 5, lb 2, nb 8, w 3)18
TOTAL(80.5 Ov, RR: 2.46)265
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Brian Luckhurst), 2-10 (Dennis Amiss), 3-33 (Mike Denness), 4-57 (Keith Fletcher), 5-130 (John Edrich), 6-162 (Alan Knott), 7-168 (Peter Lever), 8-226 (Derek Underwood), 9-248 (Tony Greig), 10-265 (Mike Hendrick)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dennis Lillee2367322.38---00
Jeff Thomson2155932.10---00
Max Walker24.527342.22---00
Doug Walters611812.25---00
Terry Jenner612403.00---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Ian Redpath  b Willis251251632020.00
Wally Edwards c †Knott b Willis529360017.24
Ian Chappell (c)c Fletcher b Underwood1127402040.74
Greg Chappell  b Underwood712022557035.14
Ross Edwards c †Knott b Willis531522004034.86
Doug Walters not out 62961269064.58
Rod Marsh not out 4657965180.70
Extras(b 1, lb 7, nb 6, w 1)15
TOTAL(85 Ov, RR: 2.54)288/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Wally Edwards), 2-39 (Ian Chappell), 3-59 (Ian Redpath), 4-173 (Greg Chappell), 5-190 (Ross Edwards)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Willis1534532.25---00
Peter Lever1845802.41---00
Mike Hendrick1324702.71---00
Tony Greig1326003.46---00
Derek Underwood2666321.81---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 333 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dennis Amiss c Walters b Thomson2569952036.23
Brian Luckhurst c IM Chappell b Lillee321380014.28
John Edrich  b Thomson628431021.42
Mike Denness (c)c Walters b Thomson2746614058.69
Keith Fletcher c GS Chappell b Jenner1956581033.92
Tony Greig  b Thomson27100028.57
Alan Knott  b Thomson19941193020.21
Peter Lever c Redpath b Lillee1432392043.75
Derek Underwood c Walker b Jenner3070676042.85
Bob Willis not out 320210015.00
Mike Hendrick  b Thomson01615000.00
Extras(b 8, lb 3, nb 5, w 2)18
TOTAL(56.5 Ov, RR: 2.19)166
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Brian Luckhurst), 2-40 (John Edrich), 3-44 (Dennis Amiss), 4-92 (Mike Denness), 5-94 (Keith Fletcher), 6-94 (Tony Greig), 7-115 (Peter Lever), 8-162 (Derek Underwood), 9-163 (Alan Knott), 10-166 (Mike Hendrick)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dennis Lillee1222521.56---00
Jeff Thomson17.534661.95---00
Max Walker943202.66---00
Doug Walters22000.00---00
Terry Jenner1654522.10---00
MATCH DETAILS
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season1974/75
Series resultAustralia led the 6-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 746
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Wally Edwards
Wally Edwards
Umpires
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Robin Bailhache
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Tom Brooks
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 29 Nov - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 219/6 (Rod Marsh 8*, Terry Jenner 8*)
Sat, 30 Nov - day 2 - England 1st innings 114/4 (John Edrich 40*, Tony Greig 34*)
Sun, 01 Dec - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 51/2 (Ian Redpath 24*, Greg Chappell 7*)
Mon, 02 Dec - rest day
Tue, 03 Dec - day 4 - England 2nd innings 10/0 (Dennis Amiss 9*, Brian Luckhurst 0*)
Wed, 04 Dec - day 5 - England 2nd innings 166 (56.5 ov) - end of match