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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
LORD'S, LONDON
JUNE 22, 1961
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 23.4 | Scoring Rate: 2.4
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (Australia in England)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 59% 35 27 35 162
Australia 37% 36 34 32 220

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 206 10 471
2 Australia 340 10 837
3 England 202 10 582
4 Australia 71 5 125

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
4 6 23.4 759 879 0.46 0.54
4 5 23.0 753 859 0.47 0.53
4 4 22.6 724 810 0.47 0.53
4 3 23.2 710 824 0.46 0.54
4 2 23.8 694 832 0.45 0.55
4 1 24.6 679 847 0.44 0.56
3 10 24.9 657 839 0.44 0.56
3 9 25.7 662 828 0.44 0.56
3 8 26.6 671 819 0.45 0.55
3 7 27.3 670 804 0.45 0.55
3 6 26.5 615 765 0.45 0.55
3 5 26.9 602 744 0.45 0.55
3 4 26.1 547 705 0.44 0.56
3 3 26.7 540 686 0.44 0.56
3 2 27.7 546 672 0.45 0.55
3 1 27.6 515 643 0.44 0.56
2 10 27.3 479 613 0.44 0.56
2 9 26.2 441 553 0.44 0.56
2 8 24.7 403 485 0.45 0.55
2 7 26.1 389 499 0.44 0.56
2 6 25.0 356 444 0.45 0.56
2 5 25.9 336 442 0.43 0.57
2 4 21.0 290 298 0.49 0.51
2 3 22.1 272 302 0.47 0.53
2 2 17.7 241 183 0.57 0.43
2 1 19.2 225 197 0.53 0.47
1 10 20.6 206 206 0.5 0.5
1 9 18.6 167 167 0.5 0.5
1 8 20.5 164 164 0.5 0.5
1 7 22.3 156 156 0.5 0.5
1 6 21.2 127 127 0.5 0.5
1 5 23.0 115 115 0.5 0.5
1 4 27.8 111 111 0.5 0.5
1 3 29.0 87 87 0.5 0.5
1 2 43.5 87 87 0.5 0.5
1 1 26.0 26 26 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
AK Davidson Australia 291 92 7 105.1
GD McKenzie Australia 330 118 6 68.3
FS Trueman England 264 158 6 46.3
JB Statham England 329 120 5 52.7
FM Misson Australia 198 114 4 18.8
ER Dexter England 144 56 3 17.8
KD Mackay Australia 120 29 2 11.2
RB Simpson Australia 114 32 1 2.4
R Illingworth England 69 16 1 3.3
GAR Lock England 156 48 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
WM Lawry Australia 131 2 0 32 11.6
PJP Burge Australia 83 1 0 20 1.6
KF Barrington England 70 2 0 17 1.1
R Subba Row England 56 2 0 14 0.2
KD Mackay Australia 54 1 0 13 0.5
G Pullar England 53 2 0 13 0.5
ER Dexter England 44 2 0 11 0.1
JT Murray † England 43 2 0 11 0.1
PBH May England 39 2 0 10 0.1
GD McKenzie Australia 34 1 0 8 0.2
RN Harvey (c) Australia 31 2 0 8 0.1
FM Misson Australia 25 0 0 6 0.1
FS Trueman England 25 2 0 6 0.1
MC Cowdrey (c) England 23 2 0 6 0.1
CC McDonald Australia 18 2 0 4 0.3
RB Simpson Australia 15 2 0 4 0.0
R Illingworth England 13 2 0 3 0.0
JB Statham England 13 0 0 3 0.0
AK Davidson Australia 6 1 0 1 0.0
GAR Lock England 6 2 0 1 0.0
NCL O'Neill Australia 1 2 0 0 0.0
ATW Grout † Australia 0 1 0 0 0.0

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced Australia in 177 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 89 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.
June 08, 1961
Edgbaston, Birmingham
54 42
February 13, 1959
Melbourne Cricket Ground
32 64
January 30, 1959
Adelaide Oval
49 47
January 09, 1959
Sydney Cricket Ground
48 48
December 31, 1958
Melbourne Cricket Ground
43 53
December 05, 1958
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
69 28
August 23, 1956
Kennington Oval, London
68 28
July 26, 1956
Old Trafford, Manchester
41 55
July 12, 1956
Headingley, Leeds
33 62