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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
OLD TRAFFORD, MANCHESTER
JULY 27, 1961
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 29.8 | Scoring Rate: 2.5
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (Australia in England)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 50% 32 26 30 248
England 46% 32 27 30 170

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 190 10 382
2 England 367 10 982
3 Australia 432 10 1030
4 England 201 10 430

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 1899-06-15 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

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 29.8 1217 1163 0.51 0.49
4 9 30.3 1198 1166 0.51 0.49
4 8 31.0 1180 1176 0.5 0.5
4 7 31.4 1155 1165 0.5 0.5
4 6 32.2 1138 1182 0.49 0.51
4 5 32.9 1116 1188 0.48 0.52
4 4 33.7 1094 1200 0.48 0.52
4 3 34.5 1071 1207 0.47 0.53
4 2 35.6 1049 1229 0.46 0.54
4 1 33.2 987 1071 0.48 0.52
3 10 33.0 952 1026 0.48 0.52
3 9 30.7 831 951 0.47 0.53
3 8 31.8 842 940 0.47 0.53
3 7 32.9 851 927 0.48 0.52
3 6 32.8 814 892 0.48 0.52
3 5 33.9 819 875 0.48 0.52
3 4 34.6 810 852 0.49 0.51
3 3 33.3 733 801 0.48 0.52
3 2 33.3 698 766 0.48 0.52
3 1 31.9 622 718 0.46 0.54
2 10 27.9 468 646 0.42 0.58
2 9 29.3 454 660 0.41 0.59
2 8 30.7 435 669 0.39 0.61
2 7 32.2 416 680 0.38 0.62
2 6 28.9 363 561 0.39 0.61
2 5 26.8 324 480 0.4 0.6
2 4 28.7 305 499 0.38 0.62
2 3 26.5 269 419 0.39 0.61
2 2 19.4 229 237 0.49 0.51
2 1 17.5 208 178 0.54 0.46
1 10 19.0 190 190 0.5 0.5
1 9 21.0 189 189 0.5 0.5
1 8 23.1 185 185 0.5 0.5
1 7 26.4 185 185 0.5 0.5
1 6 29.0 174 174 0.5 0.5
1 5 30.0 150 150 0.5 0.5
1 4 26.5 106 106 0.5 0.5
1 3 29.7 89 89 0.5 0.5
1 2 25.5 51 51 0.5 0.5
1 1 8.0 8 8 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
R Benaud (c) Australia 402 150 6 62.1
JB Statham England 390 159 6 62.2
ER Dexter England 160 77 6 52.7
AK Davidson Australia 322 120 5 43.2
RB Simpson Australia 118 44 5 43.2
DA Allen England 228 58 4 44.3
JA Flavell England 310 126 3 15.6
KD Mackay Australia 318 114 2 7.2
GD McKenzie Australia 252 126 2 5.1
FS Trueman England 276 147 1 1.3
DB Close England 48 33 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
WM Lawry Australia 176 2 0 28 10.6
PBH May (c) England 95 2 2 17 0.8
ER Dexter England 92 2 0 16 0.9
G Pullar England 89 2 0 16 0.9
KF Barrington England 83 2 0 15 2.0
NCL O'Neill Australia 78 2 0 13 0.8
AK Davidson Australia 77 1 0 12 1.9
BC Booth Australia 55 2 0 9 0.6
RB Simpson Australia 55 2 0 9 0.2
RN Harvey Australia 54 2 0 9 0.2
DA Allen England 52 2 0 9 0.3
R Subba Row England 51 2 0 9 0.3
DB Close England 41 2 0 7 0.2
PJP Burge Australia 38 2 0 6 0.1
GD McKenzie Australia 33 1 0 5 0.0
KD Mackay Australia 29 2 0 5 0.0
JT Murray † England 28 2 0 5 0.0
JB Statham England 12 2 0 2 0.0
FS Trueman England 11 2 0 2 0.0
R Benaud (c) Australia 3 2 0 0 0.0
ATW Grout † Australia 2 2 0 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced England in 179 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 70 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.
July 06, 1961
Headingley, Leeds
59 36
June 22, 1961
Lord's, London
37 59
June 08, 1961
Edgbaston, Birmingham
42 54
February 13, 1959
Melbourne Cricket Ground
64 32
January 30, 1959
Adelaide Oval
47 49
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