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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
ADELAIDE OVAL
JANUARY 30, 1959
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 34.1 | Scoring Rate: 3.3
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (England in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 47% 31 27 28 238
England 49% 28 23 28 318

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 476 10 769
2 England 240 10 445
3 England 270 10 609
4 Australia 36 0 63

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 1899-02-14 1908-01-01 1920-12-31 1928-11-30 1932-12-30 1937-06-26 1948-06-10 1951-12-22 1955-05-14 1959-01-30

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 1 34.1 1193 851 0.58 0.42
3 10 32.9 1133 839 0.57 0.43
3 9 34.0 1122 850 0.57 0.43
3 8 35.1 1109 859 0.56 0.44
3 7 34.7 1067 809 0.57 0.43
3 6 35.2 1039 791 0.57 0.43
3 5 36.6 1024 804 0.56 0.44
3 4 37.2 997 789 0.56 0.44
3 3 36.6 951 731 0.57 0.43
3 2 37.5 927 725 0.56 0.44
3 1 38.3 898 712 0.56 0.44
2 10 35.8 834 598 0.58 0.42
2 9 34.9 791 537 0.6 0.4
2 8 36.7 769 551 0.58 0.42
2 7 38.8 748 572 0.57 0.43
2 6 41.0 722 590 0.55 0.45
2 5 43.3 692 606 0.53 0.47
2 4 46.1 661 631 0.51 0.49
2 3 42.3 603 497 0.55 0.45
2 2 40.6 557 417 0.57 0.43
2 1 43.9 520 446 0.54 0.46
1 10 47.6 476 476 0.5 0.5
1 9 52.6 473 473 0.5 0.5
1 8 55.6 445 445 0.5 0.5
1 7 58.1 407 407 0.5 0.5
1 6 64.7 388 388 0.5 0.5
1 5 73.8 369 369 0.5 0.5
1 4 73.5 294 294 0.5 0.5
1 3 95.3 286 286 0.5 0.5
1 2 138.0 276 276 0.5 0.5
1 1 171.0 171 171 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
R Benaud (c) Australia 336 173 9 106.6
GF Rorke Australia 313 101 5 52.5
FS Trueman England 199 93 4 32.7
RR Lindwall Australia 246 136 3 11.0
JB Statham England 162 94 3 14.8
AK Davidson Australia 123 66 3 11.4
FH Tyson England 168 100 1 1.6
TE Bailey England 132 91 1 1.4
GAR Lock England 162 104 0 0.0
JW Burke Australia 24 6 0 0.0
NCL O'Neill Australia 12 8 0 0.0
MC Cowdrey England 9 9 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
CC McDonald Australia 170 1 315 33 5.1
PBH May (c) England 96 2 166 19 3.3
TW Graveney England 94 1 398 18 3.2
MC Cowdrey England 92 2 217 18 0.7
JW Burke Australia 82 1 238 16 0.4
W Watson England 65 2 213 13 1.1
NCL O'Neill Australia 56 1 112 11 1.0
PE Richardson England 47 2 159 9 0.1
R Benaud (c) Australia 46 1 86 9 0.2
AK Davidson Australia 43 1 98 8 0.4
RN Harvey Australia 41 1 126 8 0.1
JB Statham England 38 1 74 7 0.2
FH Tyson England 33 2 75 6 0.2
LE Favell Australia 19 1 40 4 0.0
RR Lindwall Australia 19 1 40 4 0.0
GAR Lock England 11 2 53 2 0.0
TE Bailey England 10 2 43 2 0.0
ATW Grout † Australia 9 1 35 2 0.0
KD Mackay Australia 4 1 18 1 0.0
TG Evans † England 4 2 5 1 0.0
GF Rorke Australia 2 0 7 0 0.0
FS Trueman England 0 2 14 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced England in 174 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 68 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.
January 09, 1959
Sydney Cricket Ground
48 48
December 31, 1958
Melbourne Cricket Ground
53 43
December 05, 1958
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
28 69
August 23, 1956
Kennington Oval, London
28 68
July 26, 1956
Old Trafford, Manchester
55 41
July 12, 1956
Headingley, Leeds
62 33
June 21, 1956
Lord's, London
28 68
June 07, 1956
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
69 27
February 25, 1955
Sydney Cricket Ground
29 67