result
1st Test, Brisbane, Nov 20 - 24 1998, England tour of Australia
485 & 237/3d
(target 348)375 & 179/6
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
6/85 & 1/30
glenn-mcgrath
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Taylor (c)c Hussain b Cork461351916034.07
Michael Slater c Butcher b Mullally1640672040.00
Justin Langer lbw b Gough843550018.60
Mark Waugh c †Stewart b Mullally3150653062.00
Steve Waugh c †Stewart b Mullally11223233013048.27
Ricky Ponting c Butcher b Cork2161941034.42
Ian Healy c Mullally b Fraser13422930314058.51
Michael Kasprowicz c †Stewart b Mullally032000.00
Damien Fleming not out 7110713311066.35
Stuart MacGill c †Stewart b Mullally2030304066.66
Glenn McGrath c Atherton b Croft524350020.83
Extras(lb 14, nb 6, w 1)21
TOTAL(158 Ov, RR: 3.06, 657 Mts)485
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Michael Slater, 16.1 ov), 2-59 (Justin Langer, 30.1 ov), 3-106 (Mark Waugh, 43.6 ov), 4-106 (Mark Taylor, 44.2 ov), 5-178 (Ricky Ponting, 66.3 ov), 6-365 (Steve Waugh, 125.1 ov), 7-365 (Michael Kasprowicz, 125.4 ov), 8-420 (Ian Healy, 141.2 ov), 9-445 (Stuart MacGill, 149.1 ov), 10-485 (Glenn McGrath, 157.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Darren Gough34413513.97---11
Dominic Cork3169823.16---01
Alan Mullally401010552.62---03
Robert Croft2365512.39---01
Angus Fraser2877612.71---00
Mark Ramprakash21201.00---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Butcher c & b ME Waugh11623627816049.15
Mike Atherton c ME Waugh b McGrath01417000.00
Nasser Hussain c †Healy b Kasprowicz599914110059.59
Alec Stewart (c)†c Kasprowicz b MacGill89171088.88
Graham Thorpe c Langer b McGrath771682317045.83
Mark Ramprakash not out 691662346041.56
Dominic Cork c MacGill b McGrath01116000.00
Robert Croft  b Kasprowicz2348513047.91
Darren Gough lbw b McGrath02324000.00
Alan Mullally c Kasprowicz b McGrath011000.00
Angus Fraser c ME Waugh b McGrath1770014.28
Extras(b 1, lb 9, nb 12)22
TOTAL(128.2 Ov, RR: 2.92, 513 Mts)375
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Mike Atherton, 4.3 ov), 2-145 (Nasser Hussain, 38.6 ov), 3-168 (Alec Stewart, 43.1 ov), 4-240 (Mark Butcher, 69.5 ov), 5-315 (Graham Thorpe, 103.4 ov), 6-319 (Dominic Cork, 107.3 ov), 7-360 (Robert Croft, 120.1 ov), 8-373 (Darren Gough, 126.3 ov), 9-373 (Alan Mullally, 126.4 ov), 10-375 (Angus Fraser, 128.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath34.2118562.47---03
Damien Fleming2758303.07---00
Michael Kasprowicz2978222.82---06
Stuart MacGill2447012.91---02
Steve Waugh301705.66---00
Ricky Ponting301003.33---00
Mark Waugh811812.25---01
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Michael Slater c & b Fraser11313919013181.29
Mark Taylor (c) b Cork0512000.00
Justin Langer c Mullally b Croft741492028049.66
Mark Waugh not out 2754761050.00
Steve Waugh not out 1631510051.61
Extras(b 1, lb 1, nb 5)7
TOTAL(62 Ov, RR: 3.82, 267 Mts)237/3d
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (Mark Taylor, 3.2 ov), 2-182 (Michael Slater, 45.3 ov), 3-199 (Justin Langer, 50.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Darren Gough605008.33---01
Dominic Cork501813.60---00
Alan Mullally1443802.71---02
Angus Fraser1515213.46---02
Robert Croft2027113.55---00
Mark Ramprakash20603.00---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 348 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Butcher lbw b MacGill40981394040.81
Mike Atherton c Fleming b McGrath2855654050.90
Nasser Hussain  b MacGill471221491238.52
Alec Stewart (c)†c Ponting b ME Waugh3890037.50
Graham Thorpe c Langer b ME Waugh927410033.33
Mark Ramprakash st †Healy b MacGill1445391031.11
Dominic Cork not out 2137393056.75
Robert Croft not out 425230016.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 9, w 1)13
TOTAL(68 Ov, RR: 2.63, 255 Mts)179/6
Fall of wickets: 1-46 (Mike Atherton, 16.3 ov), 2-96 (Mark Butcher, 34.5 ov), 3-103 (Alec Stewart, 37.4 ov), 4-133 (Graham Thorpe, 49.1 ov), 5-148 (Nasser Hussain, 56.1 ov), 6-161 (Mark Ramprakash, 60.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath1663011.87---00
Michael Kasprowicz832803.50---10
Damien Fleming721201.71---02
Stuart MacGill2235132.31---00
Mark Waugh1405523.92---07
Ricky Ponting11000.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season1998/99
Player Of The Match
Glenn McGrath
Glenn McGrath
Series result5-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1428
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
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Darrell Hair
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K.T.Francis
TV Umpire
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Peter Parker
Match Referee
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John Reid
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 20 Nov - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 246/5 (Steve Waugh 69*, Ian Healy 46*, 89 ov)
Sat, 21 Nov - day 2 - England 1st innings 53/1 (Mark Butcher 23*, Nasser Hussain 23*, 19 ov)
Sun, 22 Nov - day 3 - England 1st innings 299/4 (Graham Thorpe 70*, Mark Ramprakash 29*, 94.2 ov)
Mon, 23 Nov - day 4 - England 2nd innings 26/0 (Mark Butcher 7*, Mike Atherton 18*, 7 ov)
Tue, 24 Nov - day 5 - England 2nd innings 179/6 (68 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • MA Taylor 100th Test
  • Twelfth Men: JN Gillespie (Australia) and JP Crawley (England)
Day 1
  • Lunch: Australia 58/1 (Taylor 30*, Langer 8*, 29 overs)
  • Tea: Australia 141/4 (SR Waugh 26*, Ponting 7*, 56 overs)
  • Australia 100 off 42.3 overs
  • Bad light interupted play early in the 3rd session from 3:06pm to 3:41pm
  • SR Waugh 50 in 114 mins, off 80 balls, 7x4
  • On 50, SR Waugh passed 17 000 First Class career runs
  • Australia 200 off 74.4 overs
  • Play extended by 55 minutes beyond scheduled stumps time to 5:55pm, in order to get through the 90 overs required in a day. Stumps called 1 over early due to bad light.
  • Attendance: 14 000 approx
Day 2
  • Lunch: Australia 348/5 (SR Waugh 107*, Healy 105*, 120 overs)
  • Tea: Australia 445/8 (Fleming 37*, MacGill 20*, 149 overs)
  • IA Healy 50 in 101 mins, off 88 balls, 7x4, brought up his 50 with a four off Cork
  • 6th wicket partnership (SR Waugh/Healy) 100 in 121 mins, off 180 balls, brought up with a four by Healy off Gough
  • Australia 300 off 103.4 overs
  • SR Waugh 100 in 286 mins, off 201 balls, 12x4, 16th Test 100
  • IA Healy 100 in 196 mins, off 160 balls, 13x4, 4th Test 100
  • Australia 400 off 132.5 overs
  • AD Mullally 1st Test 5 wicket haul
  • DW Fleming 50 in 106 mins, off 87 balls, 7x4
  • Attendance: 13 000 approx
Day 3
  • Lunch: England 179/3 (Thorpe 6*, Butcher 93*, 47 overs)
  • Tea: England 262/4 (Thorpe 50*, Ramprakash 13*, 82 overs)
  • N Hussain 50 in 93 mins, off 68 balls, 9x4, brought up his 50 with a four off McGrath, 7th Test 50
  • England 100 off 30.2 overs
  • MA Butcher 50 in 125 mins, off 101 balls, 9x4, brought up his 50 with a four off Fleming
  • 2nd wicket partnership (Butcher/Hussain) 100 off 166 balls, brought up with a four by Butcher off Fleming
  • England 200 off 53.3 overs
  • MA Butcher 100 in 219 mins, off 179 balls, 16x4, brought up his 100 with a four off MacGill, 2nd Test 100
  • GP Thorpe 50 in 134 mins, off 98 balls, 4x4, 24th Test 50
  • A combination of bad light and thunderstorms ended play at 3:55pm
Day 4
  • Lunch: England 375
  • Tea: Australia 111/1 (Slater 75*, Langer 35*, 30 overs)
  • England 300 off 94.5 overs, brought up with a four by Ramprakash off Kasprowicz
  • MR Ramprakash 50 off 135 balls, 4x4, brought up his 50 with a four off Fleming, 6th Test 50
  • GD McGrath 11th Test 5 wicket haul
  • MJ Slater 50 off 57 balls, 7x4, brought up his 50 with a four off Mullally
  • Australia 100 off 25.3 overs, brought up with a four by Langer off Fraser
  • 2nd wicket partnership (Slater/Langer) 100 off 185 balls, brought up with a four by Slater Mullally
  • JL Langer 50 off 105 balls, 6x4, 5th Test 50
  • MJ Slater 100 off 129 balls, 10x4, 1x6, 9th Test 100
  • Australia 200 off 50.5 overs, brought up with a four by ME Waugh off Croft
Day 5
  • Lunch: England 108/3 (Hussain 28*, Thorpe 0*, 39 overs)
  • Play ended at shortly before tea due to thunderstorms. The ground was later soaked with rain. Play officially called to an end at 4:25pm.
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