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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
MELBOURNE CRICKET GROUND
MARCH 08, 1929
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 44.4 | Scoring Rate: 2.2
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (England in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 68% 39 27 40 100
Australia 29% 39 38 34 112

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 519 10 1291
2 Australia 491 10 1629
3 England 257 10 519
4 Australia 287 5 805

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 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 1929-03-08

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 6 44.4 1442 1666 0.46 0.54
4 5 42.0 1406 1536 0.48 0.52
4 4 41.9 1363 1487 0.48 0.52
4 3 42.3 1326 1466 0.47 0.53
4 2 42.1 1281 1413 0.48 0.52
4 1 42.5 1244 1392 0.47 0.53
3 10 42.2 1198 1336 0.47 0.53
3 9 42.8 1178 1304 0.47 0.53
3 8 43.8 1174 1280 0.48 0.52
3 7 45.3 1184 1260 0.48 0.52
3 6 43.9 1089 1193 0.48 0.52
3 5 45.3 1095 1171 0.48 0.52
3 4 47.0 1108 1150 0.49 0.51
3 3 47.2 1066 1104 0.49 0.51
3 2 46.8 1006 1052 0.49 0.51
3 1 48.1 1001 1021 0.5 0.5
2 10 50.5 1024 996 0.51 0.49
2 9 50.1 969 933 0.51 0.49
2 8 52.2 936 942 0.5 0.5
2 7 54.6 901 955 0.49 0.51
2 6 57.4 863 973 0.47 0.53
2 5 60.3 821 989 0.45 0.55
2 4 51.6 725 719 0.5 0.5
2 3 55.5 686 758 0.47 0.53
2 2 55.2 629 695 0.48 0.52
2 1 52.1 571 575 0.5 0.5
1 10 51.9 519 519 0.5 0.5
1 9 52.2 470 470 0.5 0.5
1 8 53.5 428 428 0.5 0.5
1 7 58.4 409 409 0.5 0.5
1 6 66.8 401 401 0.5 0.5
1 5 52.2 261 261 0.5 0.5
1 4 60.0 240 240 0.5 0.5
1 3 78.3 235 235 0.5 0.5
1 2 73.0 146 146 0.5 0.5
1 1 64.0 64 64 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
TW Wall Australia 450 189 8 127.4
G Geary England 606 136 6 100.0
PM Hornibrook Australia 402 193 4 27.9
WR Hammond England 252 84 4 29.9
JC White (c) England 561 164 2 8.5
RK Oxenham Australia 334 120 2 9.3
CV Grimmett Australia 294 106 2 9.3
AG Fairfax Australia 204 104 2 6.6
J Ryder (c) Australia 108 29 2 12.5
H Larwood England 397 164 1 1.5
MW Tate England 600 184 0 0.0
AF Kippax Australia 18 2 0 0.0
M Leyland England 18 11 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
JB Hobbs England 207 2 427 27 10.2
M Leyland England 190 1 468 24 10.4
DG Bradman Australia 160 1 336 21 1.8
WM Woodfull Australia 137 2 535 18 3.4
EH Hendren England 96 2 195 12 0.4
J Ryder (c) Australia 87 1 297 11 0.3
A Jackson Australia 76 2 170 10 0.4
MW Tate England 69 2 92 9 0.2
AF Kippax Australia 66 2 215 8 0.1
AG Fairfax Australia 65 1 242 8 0.1
WAS Oldfield † Australia 54 2 180 7 0.2
WR Hammond England 54 2 142 7 0.1
GE Tyldesley England 52 2 178 7 0.1
PM Hornibrook Australia 44 2 222 6 0.1
CV Grimmett Australia 38 0 170 5 0.2
G Duckworth † England 21 2 64 3 0.0
DR Jardine England 19 2 127 2 0.0
H Larwood England 15 2 24 2 0.0
JC White (c) England 13 1 68 2 0.0
TW Wall Australia 9 1 18 1 0.0
RK Oxenham Australia 7 1 79 1 0.0
G Geary England 7 2 32 1 0.0

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced Australia in 116 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 64 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.
February 01, 1929
Adelaide Oval
90 8
December 29, 1928
Melbourne Cricket Ground
89 10
December 14, 1928
Sydney Cricket Ground
93 5
November 30, 1928
Exhibition Ground, Brisbane
81 17
August 14, 1926
Kennington Oval, London
43 54
July 24, 1926
Old Trafford, Manchester
34 62
July 10, 1926
Headingley, Leeds
49 46
June 26, 1926
Lord's, London
61 36
February 27, 1925
Sydney Cricket Ground
64 32