result
6th Test, Melbourne, Feb 8 - 13 1975, England tour of Australia
(106.7 ov)152 & 373
England won by an innings and 4 runs
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Ian Redpath c Greig b Lever12335004.34
Rick McCosker c Greig b Lever049000.00
Ian Chappell (c)c †Knott b Old651051497061.90
Greg Chappell c Denness b Lever11424007.14
Ross Edwards c Amiss b Lever0511000.00
Doug Walters c Edrich b Old1217302070.58
Rod Marsh  b Old2945655064.44
Max Walker not out 2045721044.44
Dennis Lillee c †Knott b Lever1217382070.58
Ashley Mallett  b Lever712141058.33
Geoff Dymock c †Knott b Greig01010000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 1, nb 2)5
TOTAL(36.7 Ov, RR: 3.09)152
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Rick McCosker), 2-5 (Ian Redpath), 3-19 (Greg Chappell), 4-23 (Ross Edwards), 5-50 (Doug Walters), 6-104 (Ian Chappell), 7-115 (Rod Marsh), 8-141 (Dennis Lillee), 9-149 (Ashley Mallett), 10-152 (Geoff Dymock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Geoff Arnold622403.00---00
Peter Lever1123862.59---00
Chris Old1105033.40---00
Tony Greig8.713512.95---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dennis Amiss lbw b Lillee043000.00
Colin Cowdrey c †Marsh b Walker735431020.00
John Edrich c IM Chappell b Walker701642123042.68
Mike Denness (c)c & b Walker18844849217041.96
Keith Fletcher c Redpath b Walker14642444611034.43
Tony Greig c sub (TJ Jenner) b Walker899412213094.68
Alan Knott c †Marsh b Walker56141083.33
Chris Old  b Dymock035000.00
Derek Underwood  b Walker1118261061.11
Geoff Arnold c †Marsh b Walker022000.00
Peter Lever not out 614180042.85
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 1)7
TOTAL(151.2 Ov, RR: 2.62)529
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Dennis Amiss), 2-18 (Colin Cowdrey), 3-167 (John Edrich), 4-359 (Mike Denness), 5-507 (Tony Greig), 6-507 (Keith Fletcher), 7-508 (Chris Old), 8-514 (Alan Knott), 9-514 (Geoff Arnold), 10-529 (Derek Underwood)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dennis Lillee621712.12---00
Max Walker42.2714382.53---00
Geoff Dymock39613012.50---00
Doug Walters2338602.80---00
Ashley Mallett2989602.48---00
Ian Chappell1215003.12---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Ian Redpath c Amiss b Greig8327233510030.51
Rick McCosker c Cowdrey b Arnold761081557070.37
Ian Chappell (c)c †Knott b Greig501521506032.89
Greg Chappell  b Lever10217722911057.62
Ross Edwards c †Knott b Arnold1860770030.00
Doug Walters  b Arnold313130023.07
Rod Marsh c Denness b Lever11115009.09
Max Walker c & b Greig1752751032.69
Ashley Mallett c Edrich b Greig017000.00
Geoff Dymock c †Knott b Lever01026000.00
Dennis Lillee not out 064000.00
Extras(b 9, lb 5, nb 5, w 4)23
TOTAL(106.7 Ov, RR: 2.61)373
Fall of wickets: 1-111 (Rick McCosker), 2-215 (Ian Chappell), 3-248 (Ian Redpath), 4-289 (Ross Edwards), 5-297 (Doug Walters), 6-306 (Rod Marsh), 7-367 (Max Walker), 8-373 (Greg Chappell), 9-373 (Geoff Dymock), 10-373 (Ashley Mallett)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Geoff Arnold2368332.70---00
Peter Lever1616533.04---00
Chris Old1817503.12---00
Tony Greig31.778842.07---00
Derek Underwood1853901.62---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season1974/75
Series resultAustralia won the 6-match series 4-1
Match numberTest no. 755
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
Australia Image
Robin Bailhache
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Tom Brooks
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 08 Feb - day 1 - England 1st innings 15/1 (Colin Cowdrey 5*, John Edrich 6*)
Sun, 09 Feb - day 2 - England 1st innings 273/3 (Mike Denness 133*, Keith Fletcher 56*)
Mon, 10 Feb - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 32/0 (Ian Redpath 10*, Rick McCosker 22*)
Tue, 11 Feb - rest day
Wed, 12 Feb - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 274/3 (Greg Chappell 39*, Ross Edwards 9*)
Thu, 13 Feb - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 373 (106.7 ov) - end of match
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