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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
SYDNEY CRICKET GROUND
DECEMBER 13, 1946
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 45.9 | Scoring Rate: 3.4
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (England in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 7% 28 38 22 46
Australia 92% 39 15 40 22

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 255 10 577
2 Australia 659 8 1038
3 England 371 10 640

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 1895-01-11 1902-02-28 1907-07-29 1912-02-09 1921-08-13 1928-01-21 1930-07-11 1933-03-31 1936-02-28 1946-06-22

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
3 10 45.9 993 1577 0.39 0.61
3 9 47.5 1004 1562 0.39 0.61
3 8 49.2 1015 1545 0.4 0.6
3 7 50.4 1004 1516 0.4 0.6
3 6 51.7 996 1486 0.4 0.6
3 5 53.2 989 1457 0.4 0.6
3 4 54.3 969 1419 0.41 0.59
3 3 54.0 907 1361 0.4 0.6
3 2 51.6 786 1278 0.38 0.62
3 1 50.7 709 1217 0.37 0.63
2 9 50.8 661 1167 0.36 0.64
2 8 48.4 643 1101 0.37 0.63
2 7 50.0 605 1095 0.36 0.64
2 6 51.2 562 1076 0.34 0.66
2 5 54.6 528 1110 0.32 0.68
2 4 29.6 373 455 0.45 0.55
2 3 27.0 336 366 0.48 0.52
2 2 24.3 304 280 0.52 0.48
2 1 25.4 280 278 0.5 0.5
1 10 25.5 255 255 0.5 0.5
1 9 26.0 234 234 0.5 0.5
1 8 25.6 205 205 0.5 0.5
1 7 28.1 197 197 0.5 0.5
1 6 31.2 187 187 0.5 0.5
1 5 29.6 148 148 0.5 0.5
1 4 24.8 99 99 0.5 0.5
1 3 32.3 97 97 0.5 0.5
1 2 44.0 88 88 0.5 0.5
1 1 10.0 10 10 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
IWG Johnson Australia 355 134 8 122.1
CL McCool Australia 334 182 8 84.6
WJ Edrich England 156 79 3 22.0
FAW Freer Australia 120 74 3 10.5
TPB Smith England 222 172 2 6.4
AV Bedser England 276 153 1 2.2
DVP Wright England 276 169 1 2.0
KR Miller Australia 120 61 1 1.4
NWD Yardley England 54 23 1 2.9
GE Tribe Australia 192 110 0 0.0
ERH Toshack Australia 78 22 0 0.0
DCS Compton England 36 38 0 0.0
SG Barnes Australia 18 11 0 0.0
JT Ikin England 18 15 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
SG Barnes Australia 234 1 667 36 7.8
DG Bradman (c) Australia 234 1 396 36 3.0
WJ Edrich England 190 2 615 30 22.6
JT Ikin England 77 2 259 12 2.2
L Hutton England 76 2 167 12 0.8
NWD Yardley England 60 2 108 10 1.3
DCS Compton England 59 2 148 9 0.4
C Washbrook England 42 2 82 7 0.1
KR Miller Australia 40 1 79 6 0.1
WR Hammond (c) England 38 2 111 6 0.2
AL Hassett Australia 34 1 74 5 0.1
D Tallon † Australia 30 1 46 5 0.0
FAW Freer Australia 28 0 21 4 0.0
GE Tribe Australia 25 0 16 4 0.0
AV Bedser England 17 1 58 3 0.0
DVP Wright England 15 1 32 2 0.0
TG Evans † England 14 2 26 2 0.0
CL McCool Australia 12 1 36 2 0.0
IWG Johnson Australia 7 1 27 1 0.0
TPB Smith England 6 2 16 1 0.0
AR Morris Australia 5 1 29 1 0.0

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced Australia in 142 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 79 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

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AUSTRALIA
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