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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
EDGBASTON, BIRMINGHAM
JUNE 08, 1961
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 48.3 | Scoring Rate: 2.8
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (Australia in England)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 54% 34 29 33 128
Australia 42% 32 30 31 280

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 195 10 507
2 Australia 516 9 917
3 England 401 4 924

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 1899-06-15 1909-07-01 1921-11-05 1930-01-24 1934-07-20 1946-08-17 1950-07-20 1954-03-30 1957-12-31 1961-01-27

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 5 48.3 1031 1193 0.46 0.54
3 4 48.3 1030 1192 0.46 0.54
3 3 43.2 823 1077 0.43 0.57
3 2 43.5 788 1038 0.43 0.57
3 1 40.2 650 958 0.4 0.6
2 9 37.4 532 890 0.37 0.63
2 8 38.7 504 888 0.36 0.64
2 7 39.1 468 860 0.35 0.65
2 6 36.0 411 741 0.36 0.64
2 5 34.5 367 667 0.36 0.64
2 4 35.3 336 652 0.34 0.66
2 3 34.4 298 596 0.33 0.67
2 2 25.1 245 357 0.41 0.59
2 1 22.0 217 267 0.45 0.55
1 10 19.5 195 195 0.5 0.5
1 9 20.1 181 181 0.5 0.5
1 8 19.5 156 156 0.5 0.5
1 7 21.9 153 153 0.5 0.5
1 6 20.3 122 122 0.5 0.5
1 5 24.2 121 121 0.5 0.5
1 4 30.2 121 121 0.5 0.5
1 3 29.3 88 88 0.5 0.5
1 2 26.5 53 53 0.5 0.5
1 1 36.0 36 36 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
KD Mackay Australia 420 144 5 51.6
FM Misson Australia 258 129 3 12.7
JB Statham England 258 147 3 14.2
R Benaud (c) Australia 207 82 3 16.1
R Illingworth England 264 110 2 8.6
FS Trueman England 221 136 2 5.9
DA Allen England 144 88 2 5.9
AK Davidson Australia 342 130 1 1.9
RB Simpson Australia 204 87 1 1.7
ER Dexter England 30 22 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
ER Dexter England 190 2 0 32 5.7
R Subba Row England 171 2 0 29 11.0
RN Harvey Australia 114 1 0 22 1.4
NCL O'Neill Australia 82 1 0 16 0.6
RB Simpson Australia 76 1 0 15 0.6
KF Barrington England 69 1 0 12 0.1
KD Mackay Australia 64 1 0 12 0.3
WM Lawry Australia 57 1 0 11 0.3
G Pullar England 45 2 0 8 0.1
R Benaud (c) Australia 36 0 0 7 0.6
MC Cowdrey (c) England 27 2 0 5 0.0
PJP Burge Australia 25 1 0 5 0.0
AK Davidson Australia 22 1 0 4 0.0
CC McDonald Australia 22 1 0 4 0.0
FS Trueman England 20 1 0 3 0.0
JT Murray † England 16 1 0 3 0.0
R Illingworth England 15 1 0 3 0.0
DA Allen England 11 1 0 2 0.0
JB Statham England 7 0 0 1 0.0
ATW Grout † Australia 5 1 0 1 0.0
MJK Smith England 1 1 2 0 0.0

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced Australia in 176 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 88 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

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WIN EXP.
AUSTRALIA
WIN EXP.
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