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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
LORD'S, LONDON
JULY 16, 1888
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 7.3 | Scoring Rate: 1.5
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (Australia in England)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 34% 17 17 17 182
England 59% 20 16 19 84

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 116 10 428
2 England 53 10 300
3 Australia 60 10 176
4 England 62 10 282

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 ENGLAND AUSTRALIA 1885-03-14 1885-03-21 1886-07-05 1886-07-19 1886-08-12 1887-01-28 1887-02-25 1888-02-10 1888-07-16

MATCH PROGRESS

AUSTRALIA PTS ENGLAND 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 10 7.3 322 260 0.55 0.45
4 9 7.3 315 257 0.55 0.45
4 8 7.5 311 261 0.54 0.46
4 7 7.7 307 263 0.54 0.46
4 6 7.9 302 266 0.53 0.47
4 5 7.8 293 253 0.54 0.46
4 4 7.9 286 250 0.53 0.47
4 3 8.1 281 253 0.53 0.47
4 2 8.2 275 251 0.52 0.48
4 1 8.3 268 248 0.52 0.48
3 10 7.6 252 206 0.55 0.45
3 9 7.5 240 196 0.55 0.45
3 8 7.5 233 189 0.55 0.45
3 7 6.9 203 171 0.54 0.46
3 6 7.2 206 168 0.55 0.45
3 5 7.5 209 165 0.56 0.44
3 4 7.7 208 160 0.56 0.44
3 3 7.9 208 156 0.57 0.43
3 2 7.7 194 146 0.57 0.43
3 1 8.1 198 142 0.58 0.42
2 10 8.4 200 138 0.59 0.41
2 9 8.7 194 136 0.59 0.41
2 8 8.4 183 119 0.61 0.39
2 7 8.4 174 110 0.61 0.39
2 6 8.6 168 108 0.61 0.39
2 5 9.2 162 114 0.59 0.41
2 4 9.9 155 121 0.56 0.44
2 3 10.3 147 121 0.55 0.45
2 2 10.8 138 122 0.53 0.47
2 1 11.0 127 115 0.52 0.48
1 10 11.6 116 116 0.5 0.5
1 9 9.1 82 82 0.5 0.5
1 8 9.9 79 79 0.5 0.5
1 7 10.9 76 76 0.5 0.5
1 6 12.7 76 76 0.5 0.5
1 5 13.0 65 65 0.5 0.5
1 4 8.0 32 32 0.5 0.5
1 3 9.3 28 28 0.5 0.5
1 2 1.5 3 3 0.5 0.5
1 1 0.0 0 0 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
CTB Turner Australia 294 63 10 92.2
JJ Ferris Australia 264 45 8 74.2
R Peel England 188 50 8 59.6
GA Lohmann England 204 61 6 29.8
J Briggs England 150 35 4 17.0
AG Steel (c) England 26 4 1 1.6
SMJ Woods Australia 24 6 1 0.8
W Barnes England 36 17 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
JJ Ferris Australia 34 1 0 19 1.0
WG Grace England 34 2 0 30 4.6
JM Blackham † Australia 23 2 0 13 0.7
PS McDonnell (c) Australia 23 2 0 13 1.3
JD Edwards Australia 21 1 0 12 0.7
SMJ Woods Australia 21 2 0 12 0.2
J Briggs England 17 2 0 15 1.3
CTB Turner Australia 15 2 0 9 0.1
GJ Bonnor Australia 14 2 0 8 0.0
AG Steel (c) England 13 1 0 11 0.5
R Peel England 12 2 0 10 0.1
R Abel England 11 2 0 10 0.0
W Gunn England 10 2 0 9 0.1
AH Jarvis Australia 7 2 0 4 0.0
WW Read England 7 2 0 6 0.1
J Worrall Australia 6 2 0 3 0.0
W Barnes England 4 2 0 3 0.0
Sir TC O'Brien England 4 2 0 3 0.0
GHS Trott Australia 3 2 0 2 0.0
GA Lohmann England 2 2 0 2 0.0
AC Bannerman Australia 0 2 0 0 0.0
M Sherwin † England 0 1 0 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced England in 27 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 8 matches according to the formbook expectation.

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

AUSTRALIA ENGLAND 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 AUSTRALIA
WIN EXP.
ENGLAND
WIN EXP.
February 10, 1888
Sydney Cricket Ground
48 44
February 25, 1887
Sydney Cricket Ground
42 53
January 28, 1887
Sydney Cricket Ground
27 70
August 12, 1886
Kennington Oval, London
22 74
July 19, 1886
Lord's, London
30 66
July 05, 1886
Old Trafford, Manchester
40 55
March 21, 1885
Melbourne Cricket Ground
42 53
March 14, 1885
Sydney Cricket Ground
37 58
February 20, 1885
Sydney Cricket Ground
26 70