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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
MELBOURNE CRICKET GROUND
DECEMBER 30, 1965
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 44.9 | Scoring Rate: 3.6
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (England in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 79% 43 32 44 238
England 19% 35 42 34 284

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 358 10 647
2 England 558 10 860
3 Australia 426 10 700
4 England 5 0 12

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 1902-02-14 1911-12-30 1926-08-14 1933-01-13 1939-03-03 1950-07-20 1954-12-31 1959-02-27 1962-12-29

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 1 44.9 1233 1461 0.46 0.54
3 10 44.7 1231 1453 0.46 0.54
3 9 46.3 1247 1437 0.46 0.54
3 8 47.6 1251 1415 0.47 0.53
3 7 48.2 1225 1377 0.47 0.53
3 6 49.9 1239 1357 0.48 0.52
3 5 51.6 1248 1332 0.48 0.52
3 4 45.5 989 1195 0.45 0.55
3 3 46.9 990 1168 0.46 0.54
3 2 48.0 979 1135 0.46 0.54
3 1 49.3 971 1101 0.47 0.53
2 10 45.8 816 1016 0.45 0.55
2 9 47.8 789 1029 0.43 0.57
2 8 49.9 757 1039 0.42 0.58
2 7 47.4 689 921 0.43 0.57
2 6 50.1 658 944 0.41 0.59
2 5 51.1 614 920 0.4 0.6
2 4 49.4 555 827 0.4 0.6
2 3 45.1 493 679 0.42 0.58
2 2 39.0 436 500 0.47 0.53
2 1 41.5 399 513 0.44 0.56
1 10 35.8 358 358 0.5 0.5
1 9 39.1 352 352 0.5 0.5
1 8 42.8 342 342 0.5 0.5
1 7 47.1 330 330 0.5 0.5
1 6 53.0 318 318 0.5 0.5
1 5 59.4 297 297 0.5 0.5
1 4 65.5 262 262 0.5 0.5
1 3 67.7 203 203 0.5 0.5
1 2 54.5 109 109 0.5 0.5
1 1 93.0 93 93 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
BR Knight England 287 145 6 89.2
GD McKenzie Australia 218 136 5 45.3
IJ Jones England 264 184 4 28.7
DA Allen England 228 103 3 24.9
TR Veivers Australia 72 46 2 7.1
G Boycott England 54 32 2 8.4
KF Barrington England 46 47 2 4.9
AN Connolly Australia 228 128 1 2.0
RW Barber England 138 111 1 1.6
KD Walters Australia 60 32 1 2.1
RM Cowper Australia 18 16 1 1.3
FJ Titmus England 318 136 0 0.0
PI Philpott Australia 180 133 0 0.0
RB Simpson (c) Australia 96 61 0 0.0
MJK Smith (c) England 12 8 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
WM Lawry Australia 166 2 421 21 2.8
KD Walters Australia 137 2 380 17 2.8
RB Simpson (c) Australia 126 2 274 16 0.7
PJP Burge Australia 125 2 243 16 1.0
JH Edrich England 109 1 286 19 1.1
RM Cowper Australia 104 2 207 13 0.7
MC Cowdrey England 104 1 187 18 0.8
JM Parks † England 71 1 124 13 0.7
KF Barrington England 63 1 139 11 0.3
G Boycott England 56 1 96 10 0.2
FJ Titmus England 56 0 128 10 0.5
RW Barber England 48 1 67 9 0.1
MJK Smith (c) England 41 1 92 7 0.1
BC Booth Australia 33 2 85 4 0.0
ATW Grout † Australia 27 2 52 3 0.0
TR Veivers Australia 22 2 85 3 0.0
GD McKenzie Australia 14 1 26 2 0.0
PI Philpott Australia 12 2 40 2 0.0
DA Allen England 2 1 22 0 0.0
IJ Jones England 1 1 9 0 0.0
BR Knight England 1 1 15 0 0.0
AN Connolly Australia 0 1 6 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced England in 192 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 76 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.
December 10, 1965
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
34 62
August 13, 1964
Kennington Oval, London
54 42
July 23, 1964
Old Trafford, Manchester
58 38
July 02, 1964
Headingley, Leeds
31 64
June 18, 1964
Lord's, London
29 67
June 04, 1964
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
37 59
February 15, 1963
Sydney Cricket Ground
50 46
January 25, 1963
Adelaide Oval
60 36
January 11, 1963
Sydney Cricket Ground
44 52