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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
MELBOURNE CRICKET GROUND
FEBRUARY 26, 1937
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 33.6 | Scoring Rate: 3.8
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (England in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 64% 32 23 31 82
England 32% 31 28 27 226

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 604 10 845
2 England 239 10 431
3 England 165 10 296

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 1894-12-14 1901-12-13 1906-01-02 1910-12-09 1914-02-27 1924-12-19 1929-06-15 1931-02-27 1934-06-08 1936-12-18

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 33.6 1276 740 0.63 0.37
3 9 34.8 1264 752 0.63 0.37
3 8 35.9 1250 760 0.62 0.38
3 7 36.9 1231 761 0.62 0.38
3 6 37.9 1210 760 0.61 0.39
3 5 39.4 1195 775 0.61 0.39
3 4 40.2 1166 762 0.6 0.4
3 3 39.7 1120 706 0.61 0.39
3 2 38.8 1069 637 0.63 0.37
3 1 40.6 1050 654 0.62 0.38
2 10 42.1 1026 660 0.61 0.39
2 9 44.4 1003 683 0.6 0.4
2 8 46.7 977 703 0.58 0.42
2 7 49.4 950 730 0.57 0.43
2 6 52.5 919 761 0.55 0.45
2 5 53.7 873 739 0.54 0.46
2 4 53.1 817 671 0.55 0.45
2 3 56.5 773 695 0.53 0.47
2 2 58.3 721 679 0.51 0.49
2 1 57.9 662 612 0.52 0.48
1 10 60.4 604 604 0.5 0.5
1 9 64.0 576 576 0.5 0.5
1 8 71.4 571 571 0.5 0.5
1 7 80.4 563 563 0.5 0.5
1 6 90.7 544 544 0.5 0.5
1 5 101.4 507 507 0.5 0.5
1 4 86.5 346 346 0.5 0.5
1 3 101.0 303 303 0.5 0.5
1 2 27.0 54 54 0.5 0.5
1 1 42.0 42 42 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
WJ O'Reilly Australia 252 109 8 127.4
K Farnes England 173 96 6 74.2
LJ Nash Australia 149 104 5 30.9
LO Fleetwood-Smith Australia 188 87 4 29.8
W Voce England 174 123 3 14.6
EL McCormick Australia 132 87 2 5.2
H Verity England 246 127 1 2.2
GOB Allen (c) England 102 99 0 0.0
WR Hammond England 96 62 0 0.0
TS Worthington England 36 60 0 0.0
M Leyland England 18 26 0 0.0
SJ McCabe Australia 6 1 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
DG Bradman (c) Australia 169 1 191 28 4.2
CL Badcock Australia 118 1 223 20 1.1
SJ McCabe Australia 112 1 155 19 0.6
J Hardstaffjnr England 84 2 238 21 2.2
RG Gregory Australia 80 1 181 13 0.3
WR Hammond England 70 2 160 17 0.5
CJ Barnett England 59 2 69 15 1.0
TS Worthington England 50 2 103 12 0.2
RES Wyatt England 47 2 144 12 0.3
M Leyland England 35 2 85 9 0.2
LEG Ames † England 30 2 70 7 0.2
KE Rigg Australia 28 1 87 5 0.1
WAS Oldfield † Australia 21 1 88 3 0.0
JHW Fingleton Australia 17 1 68 3 0.0
EL McCormick Australia 17 0 51 3 0.0
LJ Nash Australia 17 1 59 3 0.0
LO Fleetwood-Smith Australia 13 1 17 2 0.0
GOB Allen (c) England 7 2 29 2 0.0
W Voce England 4 2 18 1 0.0
H Verity England 2 1 49 0 0.0
WJ O'Reilly Australia 1 1 8 0 0.0
K Farnes England 0 1 3 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced England in 136 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 46 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.
January 29, 1937
Adelaide Oval
53 43
January 01, 1937
Melbourne Cricket Ground
35 62
December 18, 1936
Sydney Cricket Ground
39 57
December 04, 1936
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
47 49
August 18, 1934
Kennington Oval, London
38 58
July 20, 1934
Headingley, Leeds
51 46
July 06, 1934
Old Trafford, Manchester
35 61
June 22, 1934
Lord's, London
27 69
June 08, 1934
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
35 61