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TEST MATCH

WEST INDIES v AUSTRALIA
MELBOURNE CRICKET GROUND
FEBRUARY 10, 1961
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 32.3 | Scoring Rate: 2.9
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Frank Worrell Trophy (West Indies in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
West Indies 55% 30 29 33 184
Australia 41% 32 34 31 192

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 West Indies 292 10 541
2 Australia 356 10 730
3 West Indies 321 10 577
4 Australia 258 8 673

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 WEST INDIES 1898-01-01 1905-07-24 1920-12-31 1930-07-25 1937-01-01 1948-08-14 1953-01-09 1956-02-18 1958-12-12

MATCH PROGRESS

WEST INDIES 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 9 32.3 1194 1260 0.49 0.51
4 8 32.2 1193 1257 0.49 0.51
4 7 32.9 1172 1262 0.48 0.52
4 6 33.5 1149 1261 0.48 0.52
4 5 33.4 1114 1224 0.48 0.52
4 4 33.7 1084 1206 0.47 0.53
4 3 34.0 1055 1191 0.47 0.53
4 2 32.6 1004 1084 0.48 0.52
4 1 32.9 975 1063 0.48 0.52
3 10 32.3 936 1002 0.48 0.52
3 9 32.8 924 980 0.49 0.51
3 8 33.7 924 962 0.49 0.51
3 7 33.7 891 929 0.49 0.51
3 6 33.3 843 889 0.49 0.51
3 5 34.0 833 865 0.49 0.51
3 4 34.2 807 835 0.49 0.51
3 3 34.0 767 799 0.49 0.51
3 2 34.1 736 766 0.49 0.51
3 1 33.4 680 724 0.48 0.52
2 10 32.4 616 680 0.48 0.52
2 9 33.0 589 665 0.47 0.53
2 8 33.9 564 658 0.46 0.54
2 7 35.4 539 663 0.45 0.55
2 6 37.6 517 685 0.43 0.57
2 5 36.8 476 628 0.43 0.57
2 4 38.3 445 627 0.42 0.58
2 3 36.4 401 545 0.42 0.58
2 2 39.4 371 575 0.39 0.61
2 1 39.8 332 544 0.38 0.62
1 10 29.2 292 292 0.5 0.5
1 9 32.2 290 290 0.5 0.5
1 8 29.4 235 235 0.5 0.5
1 7 31.6 221 221 0.5 0.5
1 6 34.0 204 204 0.5 0.5
1 5 40.0 200 200 0.5 0.5
1 4 26.8 107 107 0.5 0.5
1 3 27.0 81 81 0.5 0.5
1 2 37.5 75 75 0.5 0.5
1 1 18.0 18 18 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
LR Gibbs West Indies 478 142 6 84.9
AK Davidson Australia 313 173 6 53.6
GS Sobers West Indies 342 152 5 39.4
FM Misson Australia 144 116 4 16.3
R Benaud (c) Australia 271 108 3 18.6
FMM Worrell (c) West Indies 252 87 3 18.3
RB Simpson Australia 216 106 3 15.1
AL Valentine West Indies 211 102 3 13.0
JW Martin Australia 108 65 2 5.5
WW Hall West Indies 120 96 1 0.9
KD Mackay Australia 66 22 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
RB Simpson Australia 167 2 468 27 4.7
PJP Burge Australia 121 2 389 20 5.9
CC McDonald Australia 102 2 227 17 0.6
GS Sobers West Indies 85 2 229 14 1.1
FCM Alexander † West Indies 84 2 162 14 2.1
CC Hunte West Indies 83 2 250 14 0.8
JS Solomon West Indies 81 2 318 13 1.2
RB Kanhai West Indies 69 2 106 11 0.4
PD Lashley West Indies 59 2 151 10 0.1
NCL O'Neill Australia 58 2 228 9 0.3
CW Smith West Indies 48 2 84 8 0.2
WW Hall West Indies 42 2 69 7 0.1
AK Davidson Australia 36 2 115 6 0.1
KD Mackay Australia 22 1 160 4 0.0
ATW Grout † Australia 19 2 48 3 0.0
LR Gibbs West Indies 19 2 49 3 0.0
RN Harvey Australia 17 2 71 3 0.0
FMM Worrell (c) West Indies 17 2 54 3 0.0
JW Martin Australia 16 1 59 3 0.0
FM Misson Australia 12 0 61 2 0.0
R Benaud (c) Australia 9 2 56 1 0.0
AL Valentine West Indies 3 0 16 0 0.0

WEST INDIES v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

West Indies faced Australia in 19 test matches before this game. Of these, West Indies had the stronger team in 4 matches according to the formbook expectation.

Each circle in the chart below represents a previous West Indies v Australia test. To reach a match page, click on the circle. The red circle represents the current match.

WEST INDIES 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 WEST INDIES
WIN EXP.
AUSTRALIA
WIN EXP.
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31 66
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Melbourne Cricket Ground
42 54
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36 61
June 11, 1955
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30 67
May 14, 1955
Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados
42 54
April 26, 1955
Bourda, Georgetown, Guyana
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April 11, 1955
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60 36
March 26, 1955
Sabina Park, Kingston, Jamaica
33 63