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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
SYDNEY CRICKET GROUND
FEBRUARY 25, 1955
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 30.9 | Scoring Rate: 3.8
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (England in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 67% 33 24 31 204
Australia 29% 29 28 27 274

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 371 7 570
2 Australia 221 10 364
3 Australia 118 6 174

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
3 6 30.9 865 555 0.61 0.39
3 5 30.9 834 524 0.61 0.39
3 4 31.4 810 508 0.61 0.39
3 3 31.1 775 467 0.62 0.38
3 2 32.6 762 476 0.62 0.38
3 1 33.7 741 471 0.61 0.39
2 10 34.8 719 465 0.61 0.39
2 9 36.8 702 474 0.6 0.4
2 8 38.2 677 469 0.59 0.41
2 7 37.7 635 421 0.6 0.4
2 6 39.8 610 426 0.59 0.41
2 5 42.4 583 435 0.57 0.43
2 4 45.5 553 447 0.55 0.45
2 3 45.6 508 404 0.56 0.44
2 2 47.1 465 383 0.55 0.45
2 1 52.9 424 422 0.5 0.5
1 7 53.0 371 371 0.5 0.5
1 6 59.8 359 359 0.5 0.5
1 5 66.0 330 330 0.5 0.5
1 4 49.0 196 196 0.5 0.5
1 3 62.7 188 188 0.5 0.5
1 2 94.0 188 188 0.5 0.5
1 1 6.0 6 6 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
JH Wardle England 220 130 8 99.0
RR Lindwall Australia 126 77 3 15.8
IWG Johnson (c) Australia 120 68 3 17.1
FH Tyson England 96 66 2 5.3
R Benaud Australia 120 79 1 1.6
R Appleyard England 96 54 1 1.6
JB Statham England 84 42 1 1.8
TW Graveney England 36 34 1 1.0
L Hutton (c) England 6 2 1 2.7
AK Davidson Australia 114 72 0 0.0
KR Miller Australia 90 71 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
TW Graveney England 111 1 157 30 1.7
CC McDonald Australia 109 2 218 32 11.6
DCS Compton England 84 1 200 23 1.0
PBH May England 79 1 188 21 0.9
TE Bailey England 72 1 182 19 0.7
KR Miller Australia 47 2 80 14 0.2
PJP Burge Australia 35 1 67 10 0.5
LV Maddocks † Australia 32 1 62 9 0.2
R Benaud Australia 29 2 47 9 0.3
WJ Watson Australia 21 2 76 6 0.0
AK Davidson Australia 18 1 69 5 0.0
RN Harvey Australia 14 2 42 4 0.0
IWG Johnson (c) Australia 11 1 30 3 0.0
LE Favell Australia 10 2 18 3 0.0
TG Evans † England 10 1 13 3 0.0
L Hutton (c) England 6 1 4 2 0.0
JH Wardle England 5 0 8 1 0.0
RR Lindwall Australia 2 0 5 1 0.0
MC Cowdrey England 0 1 1 0 0.0

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced Australia in 165 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 84 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 28, 1955
Adelaide Oval
53 42
December 31, 1954
Melbourne Cricket Ground
49 47
December 17, 1954
Sydney Cricket Ground
56 39
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