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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
OLD TRAFFORD, MANCHESTER
JULY 08, 1948
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 35.4 | Scoring Rate: 2.2
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (Australia in England)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 4% 28 34 25 172
Australia 95% 50 22 43 130

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 363 10 1031
2 Australia 221 10 558
3 England 174 3 414
4 Australia 92 1 366

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 1896-02-13 1902-10-11 1909-07-01 1913-12-26 1925-01-16 1930-01-24 1933-01-13 1936-02-15 1946-08-17

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 2 37.0 907 793 0.53 0.47
4 1 33.4 871 665 0.57 0.43
3 4 34.5 847 669 0.56 0.44
3 3 32.4 784 642 0.55 0.45
3 2 33.8 792 626 0.56 0.44
3 1 29.2 627 543 0.54 0.46
2 9 30.7 640 528 0.55 0.45
2 8 32.3 622 542 0.53 0.47
2 7 33.6 598 544 0.52 0.48
2 6 33.4 564 506 0.53 0.47
2 5 33.5 530 474 0.53 0.47
2 4 35.6 505 491 0.51 0.49
2 3 34.2 466 424 0.52 0.48
2 2 31.3 426 326 0.57 0.43
2 1 33.3 396 336 0.54 0.46
1 10 36.3 363 363 0.5 0.5
1 9 39.1 352 352 0.5 0.5
1 8 42.1 337 337 0.5 0.5
1 7 30.9 216 216 0.5 0.5
1 6 23.5 141 141 0.5 0.5
1 5 23.8 119 119 0.5 0.5
1 4 24.2 97 97 0.5 0.5
1 3 32.0 96 96 0.5 0.5
1 2 14.0 28 28 0.5 0.5
1 1 22.0 22 22 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
RR Lindwall Australia 324 136 5 31.0
AV Bedser England 330 108 4 41.4
WA Johnston Australia 359 101 3 16.6
ERH Toshack Australia 318 101 3 14.7
R Pollard England 252 59 3 32.6
JA Young England 210 67 2 10.6
WJ Edrich England 54 35 1 1.3
IWG Johnson Australia 270 93 0 0.0
SJE Loxton Australia 90 47 0 0.0
KR Miller Australia 84 15 0 0.0
DCS Compton England 54 18 0 0.0
NWD Yardley (c) England 24 12 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
DCS Compton England 145 1 0 27 11.9
AR Morris Australia 105 1 0 34 4.3
C Washbrook England 96 1 0 18 2.2
WJ Edrich England 85 2 0 16 1.1
JF Crapp England 56 1 0 10 0.3
AL Hassett Australia 38 1 0 12 0.2
DG Bradman (c) Australia 37 1 153 12 0.1
AV Bedser England 37 1 0 7 0.1
SJE Loxton Australia 36 1 0 12 0.1
TG Evans † England 34 1 0 6 0.1
KR Miller Australia 31 1 0 10 0.1
RR Lindwall Australia 23 1 0 7 0.1
NWD Yardley (c) England 22 1 0 4 0.0
D Tallon † Australia 18 1 0 6 0.0
GM Emmett England 10 2 0 2 0.0
IWG Johnson Australia 7 2 0 2 0.0
JA Young England 4 1 0 1 0.0
WA Johnston Australia 3 1 0 1 0.0
R Pollard England 3 1 0 1 0.0
SG Barnes Australia 1 0 0 0 0.0
HE Dollery England 1 1 0 0 0.0

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced Australia in 148 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.
June 24, 1948
Lord's, London
6 93
June 10, 1948
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
12 86
February 28, 1947
Sydney Cricket Ground
10 89
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