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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
KENNINGTON OVAL, LONDON
AUGUST 17, 1961
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 40.0 | Scoring Rate: 2.4
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (Australia in England)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 48% 34 30 32 184
Australia 48% 34 30 33 230

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 256 10 709
2 Australia 494 10 995
3 England 370 8 1062

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 1899-06-29 1909-08-09 1922-12-23 1930-04-03 1935-03-14 1947-03-21 1951-03-17 1955-01-28 1958-12-05

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 9 40.0 1026 1214 0.46 0.54
3 8 39.5 1006 1204 0.46 0.54
3 7 38.3 922 1144 0.45 0.55
3 6 39.7 936 1130 0.45 0.55
3 5 40.5 923 1101 0.46 0.54
3 4 35.0 696 984 0.41 0.59
3 3 36.2 701 965 0.42 0.58
3 2 35.6 645 921 0.41 0.59
3 1 37.3 662 904 0.42 0.58
2 10 37.5 631 869 0.42 0.58
2 9 38.3 601 855 0.41 0.59
2 8 39.5 572 850 0.4 0.6
2 7 41.0 543 851 0.39 0.61
2 6 41.1 502 812 0.38 0.62
2 5 43.5 473 831 0.36 0.64
2 4 33.4 389 545 0.42 0.58
2 3 26.5 335 353 0.49 0.51
2 2 22.6 301 241 0.56 0.44
2 1 23.3 279 233 0.55 0.45
1 10 25.6 256 256 0.5 0.5
1 9 26.4 238 238 0.5 0.5
1 8 25.2 202 202 0.5 0.5
1 7 28.4 199 199 0.5 0.5
1 6 32.2 193 193 0.5 0.5
1 5 29.4 147 147 0.5 0.5
1 4 16.8 67 67 0.5 0.5
1 3 6.7 20 20 0.5 0.5
1 2 10.0 20 20 0.5 0.5
1 1 18.0 18 18 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
KD Mackay Australia 642 196 7 96.4
R Benaud (c) Australia 408 148 4 26.5
AK Davidson Australia 379 150 4 24.3
DA Allen England 180 133 4 18.3
RA Gaunt Australia 276 86 3 17.4
JB Statham England 233 75 3 23.6
JA Flavell England 186 105 2 6.0
GAR Lock England 252 102 1 2.1
ER Dexter England 144 68 0 0.0
RB Simpson Australia 36 19 0 0.0
NCL O'Neill Australia 24 13 0 0.0
RN Harvey Australia 6 0 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
PJP Burge Australia 181 1 0 37 9.9
R Subba Row England 149 2 0 24 6.9
KF Barrington England 136 2 0 22 0.8
NCL O'Neill Australia 117 1 0 24 1.4
PBH May (c) England 104 2 0 17 1.6
BC Booth Australia 71 1 0 14 0.2
JT Murray † England 67 2 0 11 0.8
DA Allen England 64 0 0 10 0.7
RB Simpson Australia 40 1 0 8 0.2
ATW Grout † Australia 30 0 0 6 0.4
JB Statham England 27 1 0 4 0.0
ER Dexter England 24 2 0 4 0.0
G Pullar England 21 2 0 3 0.0
AK Davidson Australia 17 1 0 3 0.0
JA Flavell England 14 1 0 2 0.0
RN Harvey Australia 13 1 0 3 0.1
R Benaud (c) Australia 6 1 0 1 0.0
KD Mackay Australia 5 1 0 1 0.0
RA Gaunt Australia 3 1 0 1 0.0
MC Cowdrey England 3 2 0 0 0.0
GAR Lock England 3 2 0 0 0.0
WM Lawry Australia 0 1 0 0 0.0

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced Australia in 180 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.
July 27, 1961
Old Trafford, Manchester
46 50
July 06, 1961
Headingley, Leeds
36 59
June 22, 1961
Lord's, London
59 37
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