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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
LORD'S, LONDON
JUNE 21, 1956
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 22.5 | Scoring Rate: 2.1
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (Australia in England)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 28% 30 30 29 210
England 68% 35 26 33 242

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 285 10 877
2 England 171 10 492
3 Australia 257 10 557
4 England 186 10 596

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 1898-01-14 1906-03-24 1912-08-05 1926-06-26 1931-01-01 1935-06-15 1946-08-17 1949-12-31 1953-01-09

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 22.5 992 806 0.55 0.45
4 9 23.0 979 815 0.55 0.45
4 8 23.6 967 827 0.54 0.46
4 7 24.1 952 834 0.53 0.47
4 6 24.7 937 839 0.53 0.47
4 5 24.4 908 802 0.53 0.47
4 4 23.6 873 735 0.54 0.46
4 3 24.3 858 746 0.53 0.47
4 2 24.1 832 712 0.54 0.46
4 1 24.1 807 689 0.54 0.46
3 10 23.8 780 646 0.55 0.45
3 9 24.6 788 638 0.55 0.45
3 8 25.0 778 620 0.56 0.44
3 7 25.4 768 602 0.56 0.44
3 6 21.8 615 521 0.54 0.46
3 5 21.4 578 492 0.54 0.46
3 4 21.9 574 478 0.55 0.45
3 3 22.8 582 468 0.55 0.45
3 2 22.9 561 445 0.56 0.44
3 1 23.4 555 429 0.56 0.44
2 10 22.8 513 399 0.56 0.44
2 9 23.9 501 409 0.55 0.45
2 8 24.8 483 409 0.54 0.46
2 7 26.2 469 423 0.53 0.47
2 6 25.8 440 386 0.53 0.47
2 5 27.5 423 403 0.51 0.49
2 4 26.6 391 353 0.53 0.47
2 3 26.5 365 325 0.53 0.47
2 2 26.4 338 296 0.53 0.47
2 1 27.9 313 301 0.51 0.49
1 10 28.5 285 285 0.5 0.5
1 9 31.7 285 285 0.5 0.5
1 8 33.1 265 265 0.5 0.5
1 7 36.4 255 255 0.5 0.5
1 6 41.5 249 249 0.5 0.5
1 5 39.2 196 196 0.5 0.5
1 4 46.2 185 185 0.5 0.5
1 3 50.3 151 151 0.5 0.5
1 2 68.5 137 137 0.5 0.5
1 1 137.0 137 137 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
KR Miller Australia 421 152 10 159.0
FS Trueman England 336 144 7 64.8
TE Bailey England 353 136 6 53.0
RG Archer Australia 326 118 6 57.1
JB Statham England 366 129 3 14.5
R Benaud Australia 222 46 3 24.9
JC Laker England 217 64 3 17.3
JH Wardle England 162 59 1 1.6
KD Mackay Australia 66 15 1 2.5
WPA Crawford Australia 29 4 0 0.0
IWG Johnson (c) Australia 24 3 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
PBH May (c) England 116 2 0 32 10.3
CC McDonald Australia 104 2 0 19 1.2
R Benaud Australia 102 2 0 19 2.2
JW Burke Australia 81 2 0 15 1.1
KD Mackay Australia 69 2 0 13 0.8
KR Miller Australia 58 2 0 11 0.7
TE Bailey England 50 2 0 14 0.7
MC Cowdrey England 50 2 0 14 0.6
PJP Burge Australia 35 2 0 6 0.2
PE Richardson England 30 2 0 8 0.1
RG Archer Australia 29 2 0 5 0.1
W Watson England 24 2 0 7 0.0
IWG Johnson (c) Australia 23 2 0 4 0.0
TW Graveney England 23 2 0 6 0.1
GRA Langley † Australia 21 1 0 4 0.2
TG Evans † England 20 2 0 6 0.1
JC Laker England 16 2 0 4 0.0
RN Harvey Australia 10 2 0 2 0.1
FS Trueman England 9 2 0 3 0.0
WPA Crawford Australia 0 1 0 0 0.0
JH Wardle England 0 2 0 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced England in 167 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 64 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.
June 07, 1956
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
69 27
February 25, 1955
Sydney Cricket Ground
29 67
January 28, 1955
Adelaide Oval
42 53
December 31, 1954
Melbourne Cricket Ground
47 49
December 17, 1954
Sydney Cricket Ground
39 56
November 26, 1954
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
41 55
August 15, 1953
Kennington Oval, London
49 46
July 23, 1953
Headingley, Leeds
41 55
July 09, 1953
Old Trafford, Manchester
50 46