1st Test, Perth, Nov 12 - 17 1982, England tour of Australia
411 & 358
(target 346)424/9d & 73/2
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
78 & 115
England 1st INNINGS
Geoff Cook c Dyson b Lillee12735003.70
Chris Tavaré c Hughes b Yardley893374669026.40
David Gower c Dyson b Alderman72981439073.46
Allan Lamb c †Marsh b Yardley46891095151.68
Ian Botham c †Marsh b Lawson1271220171.42
Derek Randall c Wood b Yardley781632185047.85
Geoff Miller c †Marsh b Lillee3075994040.00
Derek Pringle  b Lillee01930000.00
Bob Taylor not out 2961924047.54
Bob Willis (c)c Lillee b Yardley2656684046.42
Norman Cowans  b Yardley4991044.44
Extras(b 7, lb 9, nb 6, w 2)24
TOTAL(155.4 Ov, RR: 2.64)411
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Geoff Cook), 2-109 (David Gower), 3-189 (Allan Lamb), 4-204 (Ian Botham), 5-304 (Chris Tavaré), 6-323 (Derek Randall), 7-342 (Derek Pringle), 8-357 (Geoff Miller), 9-406 (Bob Willis), 10-411 (Norman Cowans)
Dennis Lillee38139632.52---00
Terry Alderman43158411.95---00
Geoff Lawson2968913.06---00
Greg Chappell301103.66---00
Bruce Yardley42.41510752.50---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
Graeme Wood c & b Willis2970913041.42
John Dyson lbw b Miller521452005035.86
Allan Border c †Taylor b Botham820341040.00
Greg Chappell (c)c Lamb b Willis11717425911267.24
Kim Hughes c Willis b Miller621311187047.32
David Hookes lbw b Miller561131409049.55
Rod Marsh c Cook b Botham055000.00
Geoff Lawson  b Miller50801145062.50
Bruce Yardley c Lamb b Willis1762751027.41
Dennis Lillee not out 216280012.50
Extras(b 4, lb 1, nb 25, w 1)31
TOTAL(131.5 Ov, RR: 3.21)424/9d
Did not bat: Terry Alderman 
Fall of wickets: 1-63 (Graeme Wood), 2-76 (Allan Border), 3-123 (John Dyson), 4-264 (Kim Hughes), 5-311 (Greg Chappell), 6-311 (Rod Marsh), 7-374 (David Hookes), 8-414 (Geoff Lawson), 9-424 (Bruce Yardley)
Bob Willis31.549532.98---00
Ian Botham401012123.02---00
Norman Cowans1325404.15---00
Derek Pringle1013703.70---00
Geoff Miller33117042.12---00
Geoff Cook421604.00---00
England 2nd INNINGS
Geoff Cook c Border b Lawson723321030.43
Chris Tavaré c Chappell b Yardley9821270010.97
David Gower lbw b Lillee2852641053.84
Allan Lamb c †Marsh b Lawson56931258060.21
Ian Botham  b Lawson026000.00
Derek Randall  b Lawson11521526613053.48
Bob Taylor  b Yardley31721184043.05
Geoff Miller c †Marsh b Yardley0613000.00
Derek Pringle not out 471071316043.92
Bob Willis (c) b Lawson037000.00
Norman Cowans lbw b Chappell3655685165.45
Extras(b 5, lb 11, nb 11, w 2)29
TOTAL(116.3 Ov, RR: 3.07)358
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Geoff Cook), 2-51 (David Gower), 3-77 (Chris Tavaré), 4-80 (Ian Botham), 5-151 (Allan Lamb), 6-228 (Bob Taylor), 7-242 (Geoff Miller), 8-292 (Derek Randall), 9-292 (Bob Willis), 10-358 (Norman Cowans)
Dennis Lillee33128912.69---00
Geoff Lawson32510853.37---00
Greg Chappell2.31813.20---00
Bruce Yardley411010132.46---00
Allan Border722103.00---00
David Hookes10202.00---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 346 runs)
Graeme Wood c †Taylor b Willis086000.00
John Dyson c Cowans b Willis12122810100.00
Allan Border not out 3265884049.23
Greg Chappell (c)not out 2255663040.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 6)7
TOTAL(22 Ov, RR: 3.31)73/2
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Graeme Wood), 2-22 (John Dyson)
Bob Willis612323.83---00
Ian Botham611702.83---00
Norman Cowans311505.00---00
Derek Pringle20301.50---00
Geoff Miller43802.00---00
Allan Lamb11000.00---00
Western Australia Cricket Association Ground, Perth
TossAustralia, elected to field first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Derek Randall
Derek Randall
Series result5-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 938
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Norman Cowans
Norman Cowans
Australia Image
Mel Johnson
Australia Image
Tony Crafter
Fri, 12 Nov - day 1 - England 1st innings 242/4 (Chris Tavaré 66*, Derek Randall 32*)
Sat, 13 Nov - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 30/0 (Graeme Wood 12*, John Dyson 12*)
Sun, 14 Nov - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 333/6 (David Hookes 35*, Geoff Lawson 4*)
Mon, 15 Nov - rest day
Tue, 16 Nov - day 4 - England 2nd innings 163/5 (Derek Randall 45*, Bob Taylor 3*)
Wed, 17 Nov - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 73/2 (22 ov) - end of match
  • Cowans, England's 500th Test representative
  • Eng 1st innings
  • TM Alderman severely dislocated his shoulder after tackling one of two dozen spectators involved in a pitch invasion; this particular spectator had cuffed him from behind. Chappell led his side from the field for 14 minutes - 26 arrests were made.
  • CJ Tavare spent 90 minutes with his score on 66
  • B Yardley passes 100 wickets (28th Test)
  • Aus 1st innings
  • IT Botham passes 3000 runs and 250 wickets in the same match, in his 55th Test (first player to do so).
  • Eng 2nd innings
  • CJ Tavare took 63 min. to get off the mark.