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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
SYDNEY CRICKET GROUND
FEBRUARY 28, 1947
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 26.7 | Scoring Rate: 3.3
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (England in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 10% 28 50 31 80
Australia 89% 52 31 52 64

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 280 10 567
2 Australia 253 10 456
3 England 186 10 364
4 Australia 214 5 314

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 1895-02-01 1902-06-12 1908-01-01 1912-06-24 1923-01-01 1928-11-30 1931-02-13 1934-06-22 1937-06-26

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 28.3 890 976 0.48 0.52
4 5 27.2 875 923 0.49 0.51
4 4 27.9 856 928 0.48 0.52
4 3 28.0 830 906 0.48 0.52
4 2 25.7 774 766 0.5 0.5
4 1 26.3 756 772 0.49 0.51
3 9 25.7 723 715 0.5 0.5
3 8 26.6 730 704 0.51 0.49
3 7 26.5 702 678 0.51 0.49
3 6 26.1 661 645 0.51 0.49
3 5 25.8 622 614 0.5 0.5
3 4 26.0 605 591 0.51 0.49
3 3 27.2 617 579 0.52 0.48
3 2 27.4 596 554 0.52 0.48
3 1 26.6 546 520 0.51 0.49
2 10 28.1 561 505 0.53 0.47
2 9 29.2 542 508 0.52 0.48
2 8 30.2 521 505 0.51 0.49
2 7 31.9 503 517 0.49 0.51
2 6 34.0 484 536 0.47 0.53
2 5 35.6 458 538 0.46 0.54
2 4 35.9 424 510 0.45 0.55
2 3 35.5 386 466 0.45 0.55
2 2 38.7 357 495 0.42 0.58
2 1 40.6 321 491 0.39 0.61
1 9 31.1 280 280 0.5 0.5
1 8 33.6 269 269 0.5 0.5
1 7 34.9 244 244 0.5 0.5
1 6 37.5 225 225 0.5 0.5
1 5 45.0 225 225 0.5 0.5
1 4 53.8 215 215 0.5 0.5
1 3 62.7 188 188 0.5 0.5
1 2 75.5 151 151 0.5 0.5
1 1 1.0 1 1 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
DVP Wright England 306 198 9 197.4
RR Lindwall Australia 204 109 9 106.2
CL McCool Australia 208 78 6 67.3
AV Bedser England 294 124 4 59.8
KR Miller Australia 129 42 2 8.6
ERH Toshack Australia 120 54 1 1.6
GE Tribe Australia 252 153 0 0.0
TPB Smith England 60 46 0 0.0
WJ Edrich England 54 48 0 0.0
NWD Yardley (c) England 48 15 0 0.0
SG Barnes Australia 18 11 0 0.0
DCS Compton England 8 8 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
L Hutton England 122 0 356 26 6.6
SG Barnes Australia 101 2 239 22 0.6
DCS Compton England 93 2 219 20 3.7
WJ Edrich England 84 2 239 18 0.3
DG Bradman (c) Australia 75 2 140 16 0.7
AR Morris Australia 74 2 180 16 0.1
AL Hassett Australia 71 2 226 15 0.4
KR Miller Australia 57 1 92 12 0.3
TG Evans † England 49 2 120 11 0.3
RA Hamence Australia 31 1 106 7 0.2
TPB Smith England 26 2 77 6 0.1
C Washbrook England 24 2 51 5 0.1
CL McCool Australia 16 1 33 3 0.0
AV Bedser England 14 1 50 3 0.0
LB Fishlock England 14 2 41 3 0.0
NWD Yardley (c) England 13 2 57 3 0.0
GE Tribe Australia 9 1 5 2 0.0
DVP Wright England 8 1 23 2 0.0
ERH Toshack Australia 5 1 15 1 0.0
RR Lindwall Australia 0 1 2 0 0.0
D Tallon † Australia 0 1 3 0 0.0
JT Ikin England 0 2 6 0 0.0

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced Australia in 145 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

RECENT MATCHES

MATCH ENGLAND
WIN EXP.
AUSTRALIA
WIN EXP.
January 31, 1947
Adelaide Oval
21 77
January 01, 1947
Melbourne Cricket Ground
11 88
December 13, 1946
Sydney Cricket Ground
7 92
November 29, 1946
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
34 62
August 20, 1938
Kennington Oval, London
54 42
July 22, 1938
Headingley, Leeds
50 46
June 24, 1938
Lord's, London
49 47
June 10, 1938
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
52 44
February 26, 1937
Melbourne Cricket Ground
32 64