result
4th Test, Adelaide, Jan 25 - 29 1991, England tour of Australia
386 & 314/6d
(96 ov, target 472)229 & 335/5
Match drawn
player of the match
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Geoff Marsh c Gooch b Small3767935055.22
Mark Taylor run out 518190027.77
David Boon c Fraser b Malcolm491481814033.10
Allan Border (c) b DeFreitas1233750036.36
Dean Jones lbw b DeFreitas032000.00
Mark Waugh  b Malcolm13818823718073.40
Greg Matthews c †Stewart b Gooch652153183030.23
Ian Healy c †Stewart b DeFreitas1670016.66
Craig McDermott not out 42991650042.42
Merv Hughes lbw b Small12330004.34
Bruce Reid c Lamb b DeFreitas518220027.77
Extras(b 2, lb 23, nb 4, w 2)31
TOTAL(135.2 Ov, RR: 2.85, 584 Mts)386
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Mark Taylor), 2-62 (Geoff Marsh), 3-104 (Allan Border), 4-104 (Dean Jones), 5-124 (David Boon), 6-295 (Mark Waugh), 7-298 (Ian Healy), 8-358 (Greg Matthews), 9-373 (Merv Hughes), 10-386 (Bruce Reid)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Devon Malcolm38710422.73---12
Angus Fraser2364802.08---00
Gladstone Small34109222.70---00
Phil DeFreitas26.265642.12---01
Phil Tufnell503807.60---00
Graham Gooch922312.55---11
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Gooch (c)c †Healy b Reid871972848044.16
Mike Atherton lbw b McDermott01621000.00
Allan Lamb c †Healy b McDermott043000.00
Robin Smith c & b Hughes531492004035.57
David Gower c Hughes b McDermott1120341055.00
Alec Stewart c †Healy b Reid1125320044.00
Phil DeFreitas c Matthews b McDermott4556814080.35
Gladstone Small  b McDermott11623006.25
Angus Fraser c †Healy b Reid212240016.66
Devon Malcolm c †Healy b Reid28100025.00
Phil Tufnell not out 0312000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 3, nb 13)17
TOTAL(81.3 Ov, RR: 2.80, 366 Mts)229
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Mike Atherton), 2-11 (Allan Lamb), 3-137 (Robin Smith), 4-160 (David Gower), 5-176 (Graham Gooch), 6-179 (Alec Stewart), 7-198 (Gladstone Small), 8-215 (Angus Fraser), 9-219 (Devon Malcolm), 10-229 (Phil DeFreitas)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bruce Reid2995341.82---02
Craig McDermott26.339753.66---08
Merv Hughes2246212.81---02
Mark Waugh411303.25---01
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Taylor run out 412221033.33
Geoff Marsh c Gooch b Small059000.00
David Boon  b Tufnell1212773889043.68
Dean Jones lbw b DeFreitas816262050.00
Mark Waugh  b Malcolm2356721041.07
Merv Hughes c Gooch b Fraser30621023048.38
Allan Border (c)not out 831482246056.08
Greg Matthews not out 3451711066.66
Extras(b 1, lb 7, w 3)11
TOTAL(104 Ov, RR: 3.01, 450 Mts)314/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Geoff Marsh), 2-8 (Mark Taylor), 3-25 (Dean Jones), 4-64 (Mark Waugh), 5-130 (Merv Hughes), 6-240 (David Boon)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Devon Malcolm2108714.14---11
Gladstone Small1836413.55---00
Phil DeFreitas2366112.65---00
Angus Fraser2636612.53---01
Phil Tufnell1632811.75---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 472 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Gooch (c)c Marsh b Reid11718821412062.23
Mike Atherton c Waugh b Reid8721225011041.03
Allan Lamb  b McDermott5354846098.14
David Gower lbw b Hughes1627542059.25
Robin Smith not out 1037810027.02
Alec Stewart c Jones b McDermott99810100.00
Phil DeFreitas not out 1961662031.14
Extras(b 5, lb 9, nb 9, w 1)24
TOTAL(96 Ov, RR: 3.48)335/5
Fall of wickets: 1-203 (Graham Gooch), 2-246 (Mike Atherton), 3-287 (Allan Lamb), 4-287 (David Gower), 5-297 (Alec Stewart)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bruce Reid2355922.56---01
Craig McDermott27510623.92---08
Merv Hughes1435213.71---00
Greg Matthews31710003.22---00
Mark Waugh10404.00---10
MATCH DETAILS
Adelaide Oval
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season1990/91
Player Of The Match
Graham Gooch
Graham Gooch
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1161
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Mark Waugh
Mark Waugh
Umpires
Australia Image
Leonard King
Australia Image
Terry Prue
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 25 Jan - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 269/5 (Mark Waugh 116*, Greg Matthews 29*, null ov)
Sat, 26 Jan - day 2 -England 1st innings 95/2 (Graham Gooch 50*, Robin Smith 36*, null ov)
Sun, 27 Jan - day 3 -Australia 2nd innings 68/4 (David Boon 24*, Merv Hughes 3*, null ov)
Mon, 28 Jan - day 4 -England 2nd innings 19 (Graham Gooch 14*, Mike Atherton 1*, null ov)
Tue, 29 Jan - day 5 -England 2nd innings 335/5 (96 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Twelfth men: T.M.Alderman (A) & E.E.Hemmings (E)