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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
MELBOURNE CRICKET GROUND
JANUARY 01, 1885
Result: ENGLAND
Runs Per Wicket: 27.1 | Scoring Rate: 1.3
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (England in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 72% 21 25 29 28
Australia 24% 21 34 23 2911

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 401 10 1298
2 Australia 279 10 1645
3 Australia 126 10 687
4 England 7 0 7

MATCH PROGRESS

ENGLAND PTS AUSTRALIA PTS 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 1st 2nd 3rd 4th

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
4 1 27.1 950 676 0.58 0.42
3 10 26.9 938 674 0.58 0.42
3 9 27.4 923 669 0.58 0.42
3 8 28.1 908 668 0.58 0.42
3 7 28.9 891 667 0.57 0.43
3 6 29.8 878 672 0.57 0.43
3 5 30.6 861 671 0.56 0.44
3 4 31.8 846 680 0.55 0.45
3 3 33.0 831 689 0.55 0.45
3 2 33.9 808 684 0.54 0.46
3 1 33.8 772 646 0.54 0.46
2 10 34.0 741 619 0.54 0.46
2 9 35.7 723 635 0.53 0.47
2 8 37.6 702 652 0.52 0.48
2 7 35.5 650 558 0.54 0.46
2 6 37.1 624 564 0.53 0.47
2 5 39.6 599 589 0.5 0.5
2 4 42.2 570 612 0.48 0.52
2 3 40.4 522 528 0.5 0.5
2 2 37.2 476 418 0.53 0.47
2 1 36.8 438 372 0.54 0.46
1 10 40.1 401 401 0.5 0.5
1 9 33.7 303 303 0.5 0.5
1 8 31.8 254 254 0.5 0.5
1 7 29.1 204 204 0.5 0.5
1 6 34.0 204 204 0.5 0.5
1 5 38.8 194 194 0.5 0.5
1 4 47.8 191 191 0.5 0.5
1 3 53.7 161 161 0.5 0.5
1 2 72.0 144 144 0.5 0.5
1 1 28.0 28 28 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
W Barnes England 531 81 9 96.8
R Peel England 877 123 6 46.8
SP Jones Australia 152 47 4 17.0
W Bruce Australia 331 92 3 10.6
W Attewell England 396 61 2 4.7
W Flowers England 240 57 2 3.1
S Morris Australia 204 73 2 3.7
J Worrall Australia 336 97 1 1.1
G Ulyett England 138 42 1 0.6
JW Trumble Australia 138 41 0 0.0
W Bates England 102 17 0 0.0
AP Marr Australia 72 14 0 0.0
WR Robertson Australia 66 24 0 0.0
J Briggs England 48 13 0 0.0
TP Horan (c) Australia 6 0 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
J Briggs England 121 1 0 30 5.9
AH Jarvis † Australia 92 2 0 23 6.8
TP Horan (c) Australia 79 2 0 20 0.6
A Shrewsburysnr (c) England 72 1 0 18 0.6
JW Trumble Australia 70 2 0 17 0.4
W Barnes England 58 1 0 14 0.2
W Bruce Australia 48 1 0 12 1.4
J Worrall Australia 40 2 0 10 0.1
J Hunter † England 39 0 0 10 0.1
W Bates England 35 1 0 9 0.3
W Attewell England 30 1 0 7 0.1
SP Jones Australia 28 2 0 7 0.0
WH Scotton England 20 1 0 5 0.0
S Morris Australia 14 1 0 3 0.1
HA Musgrove Australia 13 2 0 3 0.0
AP Marr Australia 5 2 0 1 0.0
W Flowers England 5 1 0 1 0.0
R Peel England 5 1 0 1 0.0
RJ Pope Australia 3 2 0 1 0.0
JM Read England 3 1 0 1 0.0
WR Robertson Australia 2 2 0 0 0.0
G Ulyett England 0 1 1 0 0.0

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced Australia in 17 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 7 matches according to the formbook expectation.

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

ENGLAND AUSTRALIA STRONGER WEAKER WEAKER STRONGER 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57

RECENT MATCHES

MATCH ENGLAND
WIN EXP.
AUSTRALIA
WIN EXP.
December 12, 1884
Adelaide Oval
32 62
August 11, 1884
Kennington Oval, London
61 34
July 21, 1884
Lord's, London
56 38
July 10, 1884
Old Trafford, Manchester
51 43
February 17, 1883
Sydney Cricket Ground
59 34
January 26, 1883
Sydney Cricket Ground
42 53
January 19, 1883
Melbourne Cricket Ground
26 70
December 30, 1882
Melbourne Cricket Ground
31 65
August 28, 1882
Kennington Oval, London
67 29