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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
SYDNEY CRICKET GROUND
FEBRUARY 15, 1963
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 34.1 | Scoring Rate: 2.6
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (England in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 46% 33 30 32 273
Australia 50% 34 29 33 251

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 321 10 810
2 Australia 349 10 788
3 England 268 8 492
4 Australia 152 4 432

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 1899-07-17 1910-01-21 1923-02-09 1930-07-25 1935-08-17 1947-11-28 1951-11-02 1955-06-09 1959-07-02 1962-11-30

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 5 34.1 1066 1114 0.49 0.51
4 4 31.5 1030 986 0.51 0.49
4 3 32.5 1012 1004 0.5 0.5
4 2 32.6 980 974 0.5 0.5
4 1 32.3 945 931 0.5 0.5
3 8 33.5 924 952 0.49 0.51
3 7 34.3 921 933 0.5 0.5
3 6 35.3 923 915 0.5 0.5
3 5 36.7 935 899 0.51 0.49
3 4 37.9 939 879 0.52 0.48
3 3 35.4 820 810 0.5 0.5
3 2 36.7 825 789 0.51 0.49
3 1 33.8 699 721 0.49 0.51
2 10 33.5 656 684 0.49 0.51
2 9 35.2 637 699 0.48 0.52
2 8 34.7 598 650 0.48 0.52
2 7 36.5 576 664 0.46 0.54
2 6 37.0 543 641 0.46 0.54
2 5 36.8 505 599 0.46 0.54
2 4 35.8 464 538 0.46 0.54
2 3 30.2 411 373 0.52 0.48
2 2 30.9 383 359 0.52 0.48
2 1 31.7 353 345 0.51 0.49
1 10 32.1 321 321 0.5 0.5
1 9 32.6 293 293 0.5 0.5
1 8 35.8 286 286 0.5 0.5
1 7 39.4 276 276 0.5 0.5
1 6 37.3 224 224 0.5 0.5
1 5 37.8 189 189 0.5 0.5
1 4 44.2 177 177 0.5 0.5
1 3 43.0 129 129 0.5 0.5
1 2 19.5 39 39 0.5 0.5
1 1 5.0 5 5 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
AK Davidson Australia 324 123 6 70.8
FJ Titmus England 404 140 5 50.4
R Benaud (c) Australia 384 142 5 50.5
DA Allen England 372 113 5 57.5
GD McKenzie Australia 210 96 3 14.7
NJN Hawke Australia 174 89 2 5.8
FS Trueman England 84 39 2 6.0
RB Simpson Australia 132 73 1 1.3
JB Statham England 132 84 1 1.1
ER Dexter (c) England 66 35 1 1.3
NCL O'Neill Australia 60 38 1 1.2
R Illingworth England 90 23 0 0.0
KF Barrington England 48 22 0 0.0
TW Graveney England 24 24 0 0.0
RN Harvey Australia 18 13 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
KF Barrington England 195 2 0 33 15.3
PJP Burge Australia 155 1 291 31 4.8
NCL O'Neill Australia 90 2 0 18 0.7
Rev.DS Sheppard England 87 2 0 15 0.9
R Benaud (c) Australia 57 1 0 11 1.3
WM Lawry Australia 56 1 0 11 0.4
MC Cowdrey England 55 2 0 9 0.2
ER Dexter (c) England 53 2 0 9 0.2
RN Harvey Australia 50 2 0 10 0.2
FJ Titmus England 46 1 0 8 0.4
R Illingworth England 45 2 0 8 0.1
FS Trueman England 38 2 0 6 0.1
RB Simpson Australia 32 2 5 6 0.1
TW Graveney England 17 2 0 3 0.0
JB Statham England 17 0 0 3 0.0
AK Davidson Australia 15 1 0 3 0.0
NJN Hawke Australia 14 1 0 3 0.0
DA Allen England 14 1 0 2 0.0
BC Booth Australia 11 2 3 2 0.0
AC Smith † England 7 2 0 1 0.0
GD McKenzie Australia 0 1 0 0 0.0

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced Australia in 185 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 92 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.
January 25, 1963
Adelaide Oval
36 60
January 11, 1963
Sydney Cricket Ground
52 44
December 29, 1962
Melbourne Cricket Ground
65 31
November 30, 1962
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
52 44
August 17, 1961
Kennington Oval, London
48 48
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