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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
SYDNEY CRICKET GROUND
DECEMBER 17, 1954
Result: ENGLAND
Runs Per Wicket: 21.6 | Scoring Rate: 3.2
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (England in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 56% 32 30 30 162
Australia 39% 26 27 29 150

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 154 10 327
2 Australia 228 10 334
3 England 296 10 627
4 Australia 184 10 322

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 1897-12-13 1905-08-14 1912-05-27 1924-07-12 1930-02-14 1933-12-15 1938-06-24 1948-03-27 1951-07-26 1954-08-12

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 10 21.6 881 843 0.51 0.49
4 9 21.1 851 795 0.52 0.48
4 8 21.4 836 792 0.51 0.49
4 7 21.8 820 790 0.51 0.49
4 6 22.2 806 794 0.5 0.5
4 5 22.3 784 776 0.5 0.5
4 4 22.2 761 749 0.5 0.5
4 3 22.9 747 763 0.49 0.51
4 2 22.2 717 707 0.5 0.5
4 1 22.7 700 710 0.5 0.5
3 10 22.6 676 680 0.5 0.5
3 9 21.8 622 642 0.49 0.51
3 8 22.5 628 634 0.5 0.5
3 7 23.0 623 619 0.5 0.5
3 6 23.6 622 606 0.51 0.49
3 5 24.2 618 590 0.51 0.49
3 4 23.0 555 551 0.5 0.5
3 3 19.0 399 475 0.46 0.54
3 2 19.9 408 466 0.47 0.53
3 1 19.0 362 438 0.45 0.55
2 10 19.1 345 419 0.45 0.55
2 9 19.9 333 423 0.44 0.56
2 8 20.4 317 417 0.43 0.57
2 7 20.4 297 397 0.43 0.57
2 6 18.4 265 325 0.45 0.55
2 5 18.4 246 306 0.45 0.55
2 4 18.4 228 288 0.44 0.56
2 3 19.5 213 295 0.42 0.58
2 2 18.2 190 248 0.43 0.57
2 1 15.6 170 174 0.49 0.51
1 10 15.4 154 154 0.5 0.5
1 9 12.3 111 111 0.5 0.5
1 8 12.4 99 99 0.5 0.5
1 7 12.6 88 88 0.5 0.5
1 6 14.2 85 85 0.5 0.5
1 5 16.8 84 84 0.5 0.5
1 4 15.8 63 63 0.5 0.5
1 3 19.3 58 58 0.5 0.5
1 2 9.5 19 19 0.5 0.5
1 1 14.0 14 14 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
FH Tyson England 190 130 10 119.3
RG Archer Australia 204 65 6 85.3
WA Johnston Australia 198 126 6 42.7
RR Lindwall Australia 288 116 5 46.8
JB Statham England 222 128 5 35.4
TE Bailey England 142 80 4 23.2
AK Davidson Australia 150 86 2 5.3
R Benaud Australia 114 42 1 2.0
R Appleyard England 78 44 1 1.4
JH Wardle England 24 11 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
PBH May England 109 2 298 24 3.2
RN Harvey Australia 104 1 233 25 9.6
MC Cowdrey England 77 2 261 17 1.9
JW Burke Australia 58 2 173 14 0.4
L Hutton (c) England 58 2 162 13 0.9
RG Archer Australia 55 2 108 13 0.5
JH Wardle England 43 2 79 10 0.6
LE Favell Australia 42 2 71 10 0.2
WJ Edrich England 39 2 136 9 0.1
JB Statham England 39 1 57 9 0.1
R Benaud Australia 32 2 98 8 0.1
RR Lindwall Australia 27 2 32 7 0.1
R Appleyard England 27 1 81 6 0.1
AK Davidson Australia 25 2 60 6 0.0
AR Morris (c) Australia 22 2 32 5 0.0
TW Graveney England 21 2 76 5 0.0
GB Hole Australia 12 2 30 3 0.0
WA Johnston Australia 11 1 22 3 0.0
FH Tyson England 9 2 52 2 0.0
TG Evans † England 7 2 13 2 0.0
TE Bailey England 6 2 61 1 0.0
GRA Langley † Australia 5 2 20 1 0.0

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced Australia in 162 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 82 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.
November 26, 1954
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
55 41
August 15, 1953
Kennington Oval, London
46 49
July 23, 1953
Headingley, Leeds
55 41
July 09, 1953
Old Trafford, Manchester
46 50
June 25, 1953
Lord's, London
25 72
June 11, 1953
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
30 67
February 23, 1951
Melbourne Cricket Ground
3 96
February 02, 1951
Adelaide Oval
2 97
January 05, 1951
Sydney Cricket Ground
12 85