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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
MELBOURNE CRICKET GROUND
DECEMBER 29, 1928
Result: ENGLAND
Runs Per Wicket: 40.5 | Scoring Rate: 2.1
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (England in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 10% 25 36 26 84
England 89% 45 26 41 92

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 397 10 1085
2 England 417 10 1170
3 Australia 351 10 995
4 England 332 7 959

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 1892-01-01 1896-07-16 1902-01-17 1905-05-29 1908-02-07 1911-03-03 1913-12-26 1921-11-26 1926-06-26

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 8 40.5 1436 1558 0.48 0.52
4 7 40.4 1434 1552 0.48 0.52
4 6 41.5 1412 1574 0.47 0.53
4 5 42.6 1387 1595 0.47 0.53
4 4 43.6 1359 1607 0.46 0.54
4 3 43.1 1308 1536 0.46 0.54
4 2 42.6 1260 1468 0.46 0.54
4 1 41.0 1199 1341 0.47 0.53
3 10 38.8 1136 1194 0.49 0.51
3 9 40.2 1150 1180 0.49 0.51
3 8 41.4 1156 1162 0.5 0.5
3 7 39.5 1044 1088 0.49 0.51
3 6 40.0 1023 1057 0.49 0.51
3 5 40.6 1004 1026 0.49 0.51
3 4 39.9 939 975 0.49 0.51
3 3 41.4 949 955 0.5 0.5
3 2 39.7 854 894 0.49 0.51
3 1 39.1 795 847 0.48 0.52
2 10 40.7 804 824 0.49 0.51
2 9 41.5 770 806 0.49 0.51
2 8 43.4 745 819 0.48 0.52
2 7 45.8 717 839 0.46 0.54
2 6 47.6 682 840 0.45 0.55
2 5 50.7 651 871 0.43 0.57
2 4 45.4 578 692 0.46 0.54
2 3 46.0 535 661 0.45 0.55
2 2 46.5 490 626 0.44 0.56
2 1 38.6 436 414 0.51 0.49
1 10 39.7 397 397 0.5 0.5
1 9 43.8 394 394 0.5 0.5
1 8 47.9 383 383 0.5 0.5
1 7 53.3 373 373 0.5 0.5
1 6 47.8 287 287 0.5 0.5
1 5 56.4 282 282 0.5 0.5
1 4 54.5 218 218 0.5 0.5
1 3 19.0 57 57 0.5 0.5
1 2 7.5 15 15 0.5 0.5
1 1 5.0 5 5 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
DD Blackie Australia 498 169 7 114.3
JC White England 683 171 6 64.6
G Geary England 371 177 5 23.6
CV Grimmett Australia 582 210 4 35.1
MW Tate England 558 157 4 25.6
H Larwood England 318 164 4 13.9
RK Oxenham Australia 378 111 1 2.7
EL a'Beckett Australia 354 131 1 2.1
HSTL Hendry Australia 258 68 1 3.0
WR Hammond England 144 49 1 1.3
J Ryder (c) Australia 59 30 1 1.6
DR Jardine England 6 10 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
WR Hammond England 232 2 576 31 8.6
H Sutcliffe England 193 2 715 26 3.7
DG Bradman Australia 191 2 501 26 10.8
AF Kippax Australia 141 2 354 19 1.0
J Ryder (c) Australia 117 2 230 16 0.7
WM Woodfull Australia 114 2 339 15 3.7
DR Jardine England 95 2 340 13 0.7
JB Hobbs England 69 2 203 9 0.2
EH Hendren England 64 2 140 9 0.2
RK Oxenham Australia 54 2 161 7 0.4
EL a'Beckett Australia 47 2 188 6 0.1
HSTL Hendry Australia 35 2 147 5 0.0
APF Chapman (c) England 29 2 50 4 0.0
MW Tate England 21 2 36 3 0.1
WAS Oldfield † Australia 10 2 81 1 0.0
CV Grimmett Australia 9 1 47 1 0.0
VY Richardson Australia 8 2 11 1 0.0
JC White England 8 0 22 1 0.0
G Geary England 5 1 28 1 0.0
G Duckworth † England 3 1 8 0 0.0
DD Blackie Australia 2 1 21 0 0.0
H Larwood England 0 1 11 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced England in 114 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 42 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 14, 1928
Sydney Cricket Ground
5 93
November 30, 1928
Exhibition Ground, Brisbane
17 81
August 14, 1926
Kennington Oval, London
54 43
July 24, 1926
Old Trafford, Manchester
62 34
July 10, 1926
Headingley, Leeds
46 49
June 26, 1926
Lord's, London
36 61
February 27, 1925
Sydney Cricket Ground
32 64
February 13, 1925
Melbourne Cricket Ground
55 41
January 16, 1925
Adelaide Oval
65 31