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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
MELBOURNE CRICKET GROUND
FEBRUARY 11, 1966
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 54.9 | Scoring Rate: 3.7
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (England in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 50% 33 33 36 222
Australia 47% 36 38 36 176

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 485 9 762
2 Australia 543 8 926
3 England 69 3 102

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 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 1966-01-28

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 4 54.9 993 1201 0.45 0.55
3 3 53.1 944 1180 0.44 0.56
3 2 55.2 948 1150 0.45 0.55
3 1 57.4 951 1117 0.46 0.54
2 8 60.5 969 1087 0.47 0.53
2 7 64.2 935 1121 0.45 0.55
2 6 67.8 892 1142 0.44 0.56
2 5 69.0 830 1102 0.43 0.57
2 4 69.6 763 1047 0.42 0.58
2 3 61.1 668 798 0.46 0.54
2 2 47.4 580 462 0.56 0.44
2 1 50.0 535 465 0.54 0.47
1 10 53.9 485 485 0.5 0.5
1 9 52.7 474 474 0.5 0.5
1 8 56.1 449 449 0.5 0.5
1 7 59.9 419 419 0.5 0.5
1 6 65.3 392 392 0.5 0.5
1 5 50.8 254 254 0.5 0.5
1 4 63.5 254 254 0.5 0.5
1 3 73.0 219 219 0.5 0.5
1 2 20.5 41 41 0.5 0.5
1 1 36.0 36 36 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
GD McKenzie Australia 192 117 4 27.8
KD Walters Australia 126 69 4 30.9
IJ Jones England 174 145 3 11.4
BR Knight England 218 105 2 8.8
FJ Titmus England 252 86 1 3.1
NJN Hawke Australia 234 131 1 1.9
DJ Brown England 186 134 1 1.5
IM Chappell Australia 114 72 1 1.7
RW Barber England 96 60 1 1.7
TR Veivers Australia 90 78 0 0.0
KR Stackpole Australia 78 53 0 0.0
RB Simpson (c) Australia 30 20 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
RM Cowper Australia 307 1 589 57 40.4
KF Barrington England 147 1 203 27 1.9
WM Lawry Australia 108 1 256 20 1.0
MC Cowdrey England 90 1 185 16 0.6
JM Parks † England 89 1 175 16 0.4
JH Edrich England 88 2 239 16 0.6
KD Walters Australia 60 1 201 11 0.1
FJ Titmus England 42 0 128 8 0.2
RW Barber England 37 2 45 7 0.1
IM Chappell Australia 19 1 80 3 0.0
G Thomas Australia 19 1 25 3 0.2
G Boycott England 18 2 97 3 0.0
BR Knight England 13 1 39 2 0.0
DJ Brown England 12 1 25 2 0.0
KR Stackpole Australia 9 1 47 2 0.0
RB Simpson (c) Australia 4 1 6 1 0.0
TR Veivers Australia 4 1 29 1 0.0
IJ Jones England 4 0 14 1 0.0
NJN Hawke Australia 0 0 3 0 0.0
MJK Smith (c) England 0 1 6 0 0.0

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced Australia in 195 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 97 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.
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Adelaide Oval
58 39
January 07, 1966
Sydney Cricket Ground
31 66
December 30, 1965
Melbourne Cricket Ground
19 79
December 10, 1965
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
62 34
August 13, 1964
Kennington Oval, London
42 54
July 23, 1964
Old Trafford, Manchester
38 58
July 02, 1964
Headingley, Leeds
64 31
June 18, 1964
Lord's, London
67 29
June 04, 1964
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
59 37