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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
MELBOURNE CRICKET GROUND
JANUARY 01, 1898
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 32.8 | Scoring Rate: 2.7
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (England in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 22% 23 34 26 112
England 75% 33 28 34 42

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 520 10 1110
2 England 315 10 719
3 England 150 10 394

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 1886-07-19 1888-02-10 1889-03-12 1892-01-01 1893-07-17 1894-12-29 1896-02-13 1896-07-16

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
3 10 32.8 1177 793 0.6 0.4
3 9 33.9 1164 802 0.59 0.41
3 8 34.9 1147 805 0.59 0.41
3 7 35.5 1123 793 0.59 0.41
3 6 36.5 1105 795 0.58 0.42
3 5 36.6 1069 761 0.58 0.42
3 4 37.9 1051 769 0.58 0.42
3 3 39.4 1032 780 0.57 0.43
3 2 40.9 1011 789 0.56 0.44
3 1 40.2 963 727 0.57 0.43
2 10 41.8 938 732 0.56 0.44
2 9 43.7 914 748 0.55 0.45
2 8 41.3 851 637 0.57 0.43
2 7 43.7 826 660 0.56 0.44
2 6 45.5 793 663 0.54 0.46
2 5 48.2 761 685 0.53 0.47
2 4 46.6 707 599 0.54 0.46
2 3 45.7 657 531 0.55 0.45
2 2 48.3 617 543 0.53 0.47
2 1 48.2 568 492 0.54 0.46
1 10 52.0 520 520 0.5 0.5
1 9 57.2 515 515 0.5 0.5
1 8 63.6 509 509 0.5 0.5
1 7 68.3 478 478 0.5 0.5
1 6 75.5 453 453 0.5 0.5
1 5 86.8 434 434 0.5 0.5
1 4 77.5 310 310 0.5 0.5
1 3 81.3 244 244 0.5 0.5
1 2 83.5 167 167 0.5 0.5
1 1 43.0 43 43 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
H Trumble Australia 345 107 8 142.3
MA Noble Australia 174 80 7 73.5
J Briggs England 240 96 3 12.1
TR McKibbin Australia 192 79 2 6.7
E Jones Australia 132 54 2 6.7
T Richardson England 288 114 1 1.4
JT Hearne England 216 94 1 1.2
GH Hirst England 150 89 1 0.9
GHS Trott (c) Australia 144 66 1 1.5
W Storer † England 96 55 1 0.9
JR Mason England 66 33 1 1.1
TW Hayward England 54 23 1 1.3
CE McLeod Australia 126 57 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
CE McLeod Australia 112 1 0 22 1.5
KS Ranjitsinhji England 98 2 0 21 1.7
FA Iredale Australia 89 1 0 17 0.5
GHS Trott (c) Australia 79 1 0 15 0.8
AC MacLaren (c) England 73 2 0 16 1.1
SE Gregory Australia 71 1 0 14 0.3
NF Druce England 59 2 0 13 0.3
C Hill Australia 58 1 0 11 0.2
J Briggs England 58 1 0 12 0.8
TW Hayward England 56 2 0 12 0.7
W Storer † England 52 2 0 11 0.4
J Darling Australia 36 1 0 7 0.5
E Wainwright England 32 2 0 7 0.0
JJ Kelly † Australia 19 1 0 4 0.0
MA Noble Australia 17 1 0 3 0.2
H Trumble Australia 14 1 0 3 0.0
E Jones Australia 7 1 0 1 0.0
JR Mason England 6 2 0 1 0.0
T Richardson England 5 1 0 1 0.0
GH Hirst England 3 2 0 1 0.0
TR McKibbin Australia 2 0 0 0 0.0
JT Hearne England 1 2 0 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced England in 47 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 10 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.
December 13, 1897
Sydney Cricket Ground
28 68
August 10, 1896
Kennington Oval, London
4 95
July 16, 1896
Old Trafford, Manchester
2 97
June 22, 1896
Lord's, London
4 95
March 01, 1895
Melbourne Cricket Ground
75 22
February 01, 1895
Sydney Cricket Ground
92 6
January 11, 1895
Adelaide Oval
11 87
December 29, 1894
Melbourne Cricket Ground
21 75
December 14, 1894
Sydney Cricket Ground
18 77