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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
SYDNEY CRICKET GROUND
FEBRUARY 26, 1898
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 30.2 | Scoring Rate: 2.8
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (England in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 33% 25 32 26 84
Australia 62% 26 27 29 98

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 335 10 776
2 Australia 239 10 601
3 England 178 10 469
4 Australia 276 4 376

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 1886-07-19 1888-02-10 1889-03-12 1892-01-01 1893-07-17 1894-12-29 1896-02-13 1896-07-16 1898-01-14

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 5 30.2 936 1120 0.46 0.54
4 4 29.5 926 1082 0.46 0.54
4 3 29.8 901 1069 0.46 0.54
4 2 24.8 810 774 0.51 0.49
4 1 25.0 788 762 0.51 0.49
3 10 25.1 764 740 0.51 0.49
3 9 25.7 764 728 0.51 0.49
3 8 25.8 741 703 0.51 0.49
3 7 26.3 735 687 0.52 0.48
3 6 26.7 723 667 0.52 0.48
3 5 27.1 710 646 0.52 0.48
3 4 28.0 714 632 0.53 0.47
3 3 26.3 628 580 0.52 0.48
3 2 26.8 619 561 0.52 0.48
3 1 27.3 608 540 0.53 0.47
2 10 28.7 622 526 0.54 0.46
2 9 29.8 604 530 0.53 0.47
2 8 30.9 582 530 0.52 0.48
2 7 30.8 550 496 0.53 0.47
2 6 32.7 531 515 0.51 0.49
2 5 31.5 492 452 0.52 0.48
2 4 33.4 468 466 0.5 0.5
2 3 33.4 435 433 0.5 0.5
2 2 31.7 398 362 0.52 0.48
2 1 33.7 369 373 0.5 0.5
1 10 33.5 335 335 0.5 0.5
1 9 37.1 334 334 0.5 0.5
1 8 40.5 324 324 0.5 0.5
1 7 45.4 318 318 0.5 0.5
1 6 51.3 308 308 0.5 0.5
1 5 46.0 230 230 0.5 0.5
1 4 49.2 197 197 0.5 0.5
1 3 39.7 119 119 0.5 0.5
1 2 58.5 117 117 0.5 0.5
1 1 111.0 111 111 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
T Richardson England 347 204 10 116.6
E Jones Australia 314 143 9 91.6
H Trumble Australia 300 104 5 37.1
MA Noble Australia 246 91 2 5.6
JT Hearne England 216 92 2 6.4
GHS Trott (c) Australia 180 68 2 5.5
WP Howell Australia 139 62 2 4.6
J Briggs England 132 64 1 1.4
TW Hayward England 42 30 1 1.0
JR Mason England 144 47 0 0.0
CE McLeod Australia 66 23 0 0.0
GH Hirst England 66 47 0 0.0
W Storer † England 30 13 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
J Darling Australia 174 2 0 34 8.4
TW Hayward England 90 2 0 18 2.0
J Worrall Australia 88 2 0 17 0.3
NF Druce England 82 2 0 16 2.6
W Storer † England 75 2 0 15 0.3
CE McLeod Australia 68 2 0 13 0.8
AC MacLaren (c) England 65 2 1 13 0.4
E Wainwright England 55 2 0 11 0.3
GH Hirst England 51 2 0 10 0.2
MA Noble Australia 46 1 0 9 0.3
SE Gregory Australia 43 1 0 8 0.1
J Briggs England 29 2 0 6 0.1
JJ Kelly † Australia 27 0 0 5 0.1
GHS Trott (c) Australia 18 1 0 3 0.0
JR Mason England 18 2 0 4 0.0
KS Ranjitsinhji England 14 2 0 3 0.0
H Trumble Australia 12 1 0 2 0.0
C Hill Australia 10 2 0 2 0.0
WP Howell Australia 10 1 0 2 0.1
T Richardson England 7 2 0 1 0.0
JT Hearne England 5 0 0 1 0.0
E Jones Australia 1 1 0 0 0.0

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced Australia in 50 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 33 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.
January 29, 1898
Melbourne Cricket Ground
37 58
January 14, 1898
Adelaide Oval
42 53
January 01, 1898
Melbourne Cricket Ground
75 22
December 13, 1897
Sydney Cricket Ground
68 28
August 10, 1896
Kennington Oval, London
95 4
July 16, 1896
Old Trafford, Manchester
97 2
June 22, 1896
Lord's, London
95 4
March 01, 1895
Melbourne Cricket Ground
22 75
February 01, 1895
Sydney Cricket Ground
6 92