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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
MELBOURNE CRICKET GROUND
DECEMBER 31, 1920
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 30.2 | Scoring Rate: 3.1
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (England in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 77% 31 29 33 14
England 19% 26 34 28 166

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 499 10 825
2 England 251 10 525
3 England 157 10 404

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 1889-03-12 1894-12-29 1898-01-14 1902-01-17 1904-01-01 1906-03-24 1909-07-01 1911-03-03 1912-08-05

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 9 32.4 1082 732 0.6 0.4
3 8 33.4 1066 736 0.59 0.41
3 7 34.3 1047 735 0.59 0.41
3 6 34.2 1011 697 0.59 0.41
3 5 34.2 977 663 0.6 0.4
3 4 35.1 956 660 0.59 0.41
3 3 36.5 938 670 0.58 0.42
3 2 38.2 920 686 0.57 0.43
3 1 39.3 892 680 0.57 0.43
2 9 39.5 854 646 0.57 0.43
2 8 40.6 824 638 0.56 0.44
2 7 41.9 792 632 0.56 0.44
2 6 44.2 764 650 0.54 0.46
2 5 46.7 732 668 0.52 0.48
2 4 48.9 694 674 0.51 0.49
2 3 51.8 654 692 0.49 0.51
2 2 44.2 588 474 0.55 0.45
2 1 47.2 546 492 0.53 0.47
1 10 49.9 499 499 0.5 0.5
1 9 52.1 469 469 0.5 0.5
1 8 56.9 455 455 0.5 0.5
1 7 40.3 282 282 0.5 0.5
1 6 41.8 251 251 0.5 0.5
1 5 44.0 220 220 0.5 0.5
1 4 48.5 194 194 0.5 0.5
1 3 39.3 118 118 0.5 0.5
1 2 58.0 116 116 0.5 0.5
1 1 116.0 116 116 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
JM Gregory Australia 192 101 8 69.5
WW Armstrong (c) Australia 239 76 6 64.6
H Howell England 222 142 3 13.2
CH Parkin England 162 116 2 5.2
FE Woolley England 162 87 2 7.0
HL Collins Australia 156 84 2 4.2
JWHT Douglas (c) England 144 83 2 6.5
C Kelleway Australia 186 79 1 1.3
J Ryder Australia 144 48 1 1.7
W Rhodes England 51 26 1 1.8
JW Hearne England 84 38 0 0.0
RL Park Australia 6 9 0 0.0
CE Pellew Australia 6 3 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
JB Hobbs England 142 2 255 35 11.9
CE Pellew Australia 116 1 186 23 1.5
JM Gregory Australia 100 1 115 20 0.7
JM Taylor Australia 68 1 108 14 0.8
EH Hendren England 68 2 158 17 0.4
HL Collins Australia 64 1 115 13 0.3
FE Woolley England 55 2 124 13 0.8
W Bardsley Australia 51 1 89 10 0.2
H Strudwick † England 45 1 77 11 0.5
WW Armstrong (c) Australia 39 1 64 8 0.1
W Rhodes England 35 2 105 9 0.3
WAS Oldfield † Australia 24 1 50 5 0.0
JWHT Douglas (c) England 24 2 89 6 0.1
J Ryder Australia 13 1 61 3 0.0
CH Parkin England 13 2 32 3 0.0
C Kelleway Australia 9 1 24 2 0.0
AA Mailey Australia 8 0 12 2 0.0
JWH Makepeace England 8 2 47 2 0.0
H Howell England 5 1 33 1 0.0
CAG Russell England 5 2 17 1 0.0
RL Park Australia 0 1 1 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced England in 94 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 29 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 17, 1920
Sydney Cricket Ground
41 55
February 23, 1912
Sydney Cricket Ground
29 66
February 09, 1912
Melbourne Cricket Ground
31 64
January 12, 1912
Adelaide Oval
56 39
December 30, 1911
Melbourne Cricket Ground
80 16
December 15, 1911
Sydney Cricket Ground
80 17
August 09, 1909
Kennington Oval, London
34 61
July 26, 1909
Old Trafford, Manchester
29 67
July 01, 1909
Headingley, Leeds
22 74