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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
MELBOURNE CRICKET GROUND
DECEMBER 22, 1950
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 18.1 | Scoring Rate: 3.0
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (England in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 94% 39 21 40 182
England 5% 26 38 24 68

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 194 10 355
2 England 197 10 372
3 Australia 181 10 321
4 England 150 10 385

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 1896-03-21 1904-01-01 1910-03-07 1921-02-25 1928-01-21 1931-01-01 1934-07-20 1938-08-20 1948-02-11

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
4 10 18.1 736 708 0.51 0.49
4 9 18.1 719 693 0.51 0.49
4 8 18.3 705 687 0.51 0.49
4 7 18.8 694 694 0.5 0.5
4 6 18.5 671 663 0.5 0.5
4 5 19.0 660 668 0.5 0.5
4 4 19.2 644 664 0.49 0.51
4 3 18.9 621 627 0.5 0.5
4 2 18.6 598 590 0.5 0.5
4 1 19.1 585 601 0.49 0.51
3 10 19.1 566 578 0.49 0.51
3 9 19.7 572 572 0.5 0.5
3 8 19.5 545 549 0.5 0.5
3 7 20.1 546 538 0.5 0.5
3 6 20.8 553 531 0.51 0.49
3 5 20.9 534 510 0.51 0.49
3 4 21.5 535 499 0.52 0.48
3 3 21.3 507 475 0.52 0.48
3 2 22.3 516 464 0.53 0.47
3 1 20.7 444 424 0.51 0.49
2 10 19.6 390 392 0.5 0.5
2 9 20.4 378 398 0.49 0.51
2 8 19.3 348 346 0.5 0.5
2 7 18.8 326 314 0.51 0.49
2 6 15.9 290 220 0.57 0.43
2 5 16.5 277 219 0.56 0.44
2 4 17.7 265 231 0.53 0.47
2 3 17.8 247 215 0.54 0.46
2 2 18.9 232 222 0.51 0.49
2 1 18.6 213 197 0.52 0.48
1 10 19.4 194 194 0.5 0.5
1 9 21.4 193 193 0.5 0.5
1 8 24.1 193 193 0.5 0.5
1 7 27.4 192 192 0.5 0.5
1 6 29.5 177 177 0.5 0.5
1 5 35.4 177 177 0.5 0.5
1 4 23.2 93 93 0.5 0.5
1 3 29.7 89 89 0.5 0.5
1 2 33.5 67 67 0.5 0.5
1 1 6.0 6 6 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
JB Iverson Australia 228 73 6 67.0
AV Bedser England 213 80 6 103.7
TE Bailey England 193 87 6 86.4
WA Johnston Australia 139 54 6 55.2
RR Lindwall Australia 150 75 5 29.8
FR Brown (c) England 126 54 5 63.1
KR Miller Australia 108 55 2 4.7
IWG Johnson Australia 108 43 1 1.5
DVP Wright England 102 105 1 1.1
DB Close England 42 28 1 1.6
SJE Loxton Australia 24 14 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
RN Harvey Australia 73 2 0 19 0.6
KA Archer Australia 72 2 0 19 0.7
AL Hassett (c) Australia 71 2 0 19 2.1
FR Brown (c) England 70 2 0 20 1.7
L Hutton England 52 2 0 15 1.5
TG Evans † England 51 2 0 15 1.0
WGA Parkhouse England 37 2 0 11 1.1
SJE Loxton Australia 34 2 0 9 0.1
KR Miller Australia 32 2 0 9 0.2
C Washbrook England 29 2 0 8 0.2
RT Simpson England 27 2 0 8 0.2
IWG Johnson Australia 23 2 0 6 0.2
AR Morris Australia 20 2 0 5 0.0
AV Bedser England 18 0 0 5 0.1
RR Lindwall Australia 15 2 0 4 0.0
JG Dewes England 13 2 0 4 0.0
TE Bailey England 12 2 0 3 0.0
D Tallon † Australia 7 1 0 2 0.0
WA Johnston Australia 6 2 0 2 0.0
DVP Wright England 4 2 0 1 0.0
JB Iverson Australia 1 1 0 0 0.0
DB Close England 1 2 0 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced England in 152 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 58 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.
December 01, 1950
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
90 8
August 14, 1948
Kennington Oval, London
95 4
July 22, 1948
Headingley, Leeds
80 18
July 08, 1948
Old Trafford, Manchester
95 4
June 24, 1948
Lord's, London
93 6
June 10, 1948
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
86 12
February 28, 1947
Sydney Cricket Ground
89 10
January 31, 1947
Adelaide Oval
77 21
January 01, 1947
Melbourne Cricket Ground
88 11