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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
KENNINGTON OVAL, LONDON
AUGUST 22, 1968
Result: ENGLAND
Runs Per Wicket: 28.1 | Scoring Rate: 2.2
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (Australia in England)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 69% 35 29 36 186
Australia 28% 29 34 30 142

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 494 10 1208
2 Australia 324 10 981
3 England 181 10 352
4 Australia 125 10 501

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 1902-06-12 1912-06-24 1928-11-30 1934-06-22 1947-06-21 1951-12-22 1956-10-19 1960-08-18 1964-10-10 1968-06-20

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 10 28.1 1237 1011 0.55 0.45
4 9 28.7 1220 1018 0.55 0.45
4 8 29.2 1200 1018 0.54 0.46
4 7 30.0 1185 1033 0.53 0.47
4 6 30.8 1168 1050 0.53 0.47
4 5 30.4 1131 997 0.53 0.47
4 4 30.2 1098 958 0.53 0.47
4 3 30.8 1076 960 0.53 0.47
4 2 31.6 1054 970 0.52 0.48
4 1 32.4 1031 975 0.51 0.49
3 10 33.3 1008 990 0.5 0.5
3 9 34.4 1017 977 0.51 0.49
3 8 35.6 1029 965 0.52 0.48
3 7 35.8 1001 933 0.52 0.48
3 6 36.3 983 905 0.52 0.48
3 5 37.3 981 883 0.53 0.47
3 4 37.8 962 854 0.53 0.47
3 3 38.5 946 824 0.53 0.47
3 2 39.6 943 799 0.54 0.46
3 1 40.0 917 765 0.55 0.45
2 10 40.9 903 733 0.55 0.45
2 9 41.9 871 721 0.55 0.45
2 8 42.4 833 693 0.55 0.45
2 7 43.0 795 667 0.54 0.46
2 6 42.6 750 614 0.55 0.45
2 5 45.3 720 638 0.53 0.47
2 4 46.8 681 629 0.52 0.48
2 3 49.6 643 647 0.5 0.5
2 2 52.5 599 661 0.48 0.52
2 1 45.5 540 462 0.54 0.46
1 10 49.4 494 494 0.5 0.5
1 9 54.3 489 489 0.5 0.5
1 8 58.5 468 468 0.5 0.5
1 7 65.4 458 458 0.5 0.5
1 6 70.2 421 421 0.5 0.5
1 5 71.8 359 359 0.5 0.5
1 4 59.5 238 238 0.5 0.5
1 3 37.7 113 113 0.5 0.5
1 2 42.0 84 84 0.5 0.5
1 1 28.0 28 28 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
DL Underwood England 516 139 9 132.1
AN Connolly Australia 478 192 6 67.9
AA Mallett Australia 366 164 5 42.2
JW Gleeson Australia 290 131 4 26.8
DJ Brown England 180 82 4 15.4
R Illingworth England 456 116 3 15.5
JA Snow England 276 89 3 12.3
GD McKenzie Australia 264 101 1 2.0
IM Chappell Australia 126 54 1 1.8
BL D'Oliveira England 54 4 1 5.9
KD Walters Australia 36 17 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
JH Edrich England 181 2 453 27 5.6
BL D'Oliveira England 167 2 356 25 7.5
WM Lawry (c) Australia 139 2 403 31 10.8
IR Redpath Australia 75 2 189 17 0.5
TW Graveney England 75 2 169 11 0.3
APE Knott † England 62 2 128 9 0.5
RJ Inverarity Australia 57 2 255 13 1.7
MC Cowdrey (c) England 51 2 123 8 0.3
ER Dexter England 49 2 115 7 0.1
AA Mallett Australia 43 1 196 10 0.4
AP Sheahan Australia 38 2 98 8 0.2
C Milburn England 26 2 57 4 0.0
JW Gleeson Australia 24 2 58 5 0.1
BN Jarman † Australia 21 2 117 5 0.0
R Illingworth England 18 2 74 3 0.0
JA Snow England 17 2 38 3 0.0
IM Chappell Australia 12 2 27 3 0.0
GD McKenzie Australia 12 2 70 3 0.0
DL Underwood England 10 0 35 1 0.0
KD Walters Australia 6 2 31 1 0.0
AN Connolly Australia 3 1 43 1 0.0
DJ Brown England 3 2 12 0 0.0

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced Australia in 200 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 100 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 25, 1968
Headingley, Leeds
57 39
July 11, 1968
Edgbaston, Birmingham
61 36
June 20, 1968
Lord's, London
48 48
June 06, 1968
Old Trafford, Manchester
43 53
February 11, 1966
Melbourne Cricket Ground
50 47
January 28, 1966
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