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ODI MATCH

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
SYDNEY CRICKET GROUND
DECEMBER 11, 1979
Result: ENGLAND
Runs Per Wicket: 26.8 | Scoring Rate: 4.7
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
Benson & Hedges World Series Cup (Australia, England, West Indies in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 74% 164 162 187 143
Australia 25% 169 211 166 105

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 264 7 294
2 Australia 192 10 284

TWENTY MATCH RATINGS HISTORY [?]

This chart shows the twenty match rating history for the two teams upto the start of the current match.

2.0 1.5 1.0 0.5 AUSTRALIA ENGLAND 1977-06-02 1977-12-23 1978-05-24 1978-07-17 1979-02-04 1979-06-13 1979-06-23 1979-12-08

MATCH PROGRESS

ENGLAND PTS AUSTRALIA PTS 0 103 207 310 414 517 621 724 828 931 0 103 207 310 414 517 621 724 828 931 1st 2nd

PROGRESS TABLE

This table shows the progress of the match by each partnership. This progress is illustrated in the chart above.

I WKT RPW T1P T2P T1PT T2PT
2 10 26.8 532 380 0.58 0.42
2 9 25.7 495 327 0.6 0.4
2 8 27.3 483 337 0.59 0.41
2 7 27.1 454 304 0.6 0.4
2 6 25.2 415 239 0.63 0.37
2 5 25.2 390 216 0.64 0.36
2 4 27.5 374 230 0.62 0.38
2 3 30.0 354 246 0.59 0.41
2 2 33.3 331 269 0.55 0.45
2 1 37.1 301 293 0.51 0.49
1 7 37.7 264 264 0.5 0.5
1 6 40.8 245 245 0.5 0.5
1 5 48.4 242 242 0.5 0.5
1 4 59.0 236 236 0.5 0.5
1 3 73.3 220 220 0.5 0.5
1 2 98.0 196 196 0.5 0.5
1 1 78.0 78 78 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
DK Lillee Australia 60 56 4 25.2
IT Botham England 60 36 2 7.6
RGD Willis England 60 32 2 8.6
P Willey England 30 18 2 7.6
JR Thomson Australia 54 53 1 1.5
GR Dilley England 54 29 1 2.1
GS Chappell (c) Australia 30 28 1 1.6
DW Randall England 2 2 1 1.1
MHN Walker Australia 60 30 0 0.0
TJ Laughlin Australia 48 39 0 0.0
GA Gooch England 42 33 0 0.0
DL Underwood England 36 29 0 0.0
AR Border Australia 24 24 0 0.0
KD Walters Australia 18 24 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
G Boycott England 105 1 124 40 10.8
TJ Laughlin Australia 74 1 97 39 22.3
P Willey England 64 1 58 24 4.7
DW Randall England 42 1 76 16 1.3
KD Walters Australia 34 1 40 18 4.4
WM Darling Australia 20 1 34 10 1.6
DL Bairstow † England 18 1 10 7 8.0
DK Lillee Australia 14 1 14 7 1.1
JM Wiener Australia 14 1 38 7 0.6
RW Marsh † Australia 12 1 20 6 0.7
GA Gooch England 11 1 9 4 1.1
MHN Walker Australia 9 0 29 5 0.1
DI Gower England 7 1 16 3 0.1
IT Botham England 5 1 4 2 1.7
JM Brearley (c) England 2 0 2 1 0.0
AR Border Australia 1 1 4 1 0.0
KJ Hughes Australia 1 1 5 1 0.0
GS Chappell (c) Australia 0 1 6 0 0.0
JR Thomson Australia 0 1 1 0 0.0

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced Australia in 15 odi matches before this game. England have always been the stronger team according to the formbook expectation.

Each circle in the chart below represents a previous England v Australia odi. To reach a match page, click on the circle. The red circle represents the current match.

ENGLAND AUSTRALIA STRONGER WEAKER WEAKER STRONGER 140 157 173 190 206 223 239 256 272 289 140 157 173 190 206 223 239 256 272 289

RECENT MATCHES

MATCH ENGLAND
WIN EXP.
AUSTRALIA
WIN EXP.
December 08, 1979
Melbourne Cricket Ground
70 29
June 09, 1979
Lord's, London
78 21
June 18, 1975
Headingley, Leeds
62 37
June 06, 1977
Kennington Oval, London
89 10
June 04, 1977
Edgbaston, Birmingham
83 16
June 02, 1977
Old Trafford, Manchester
73 26
August 28, 1972
Edgbaston, Birmingham
61 37
August 26, 1972
Lord's, London
90 9
August 24, 1972
Old Trafford, Manchester
4 96