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TEST MATCH

WEST INDIES v AUSTRALIA
MELBOURNE CRICKET GROUND
DECEMBER 26, 1968
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 33.0 | Scoring Rate: 3.2
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Frank Worrell Trophy (West Indies in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
West Indies 66% 34 30 35 374
Australia 30% 28 34 30 118

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 West Indies 200 10 438
2 Australia 510 10 819
3 West Indies 280 10 592

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 WEST INDIES 1899-07-17 1911-01-07 1928-11-30 1936-12-18 1949-12-24 1954-01-15 1958-01-24 1961-02-10 1965-03-03 1968-12-26

MATCH PROGRESS

WEST INDIES 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 10 33.0 810 1170 0.41 0.59
3 9 34.1 819 1157 0.41 0.59
3 8 34.8 812 1136 0.42 0.58
3 7 35.3 796 1110 0.42 0.58
3 6 35.7 776 1082 0.42 0.58
3 5 37.2 791 1067 0.43 0.57
3 4 33.1 616 974 0.39 0.61
3 3 34.6 631 959 0.4 0.6
3 2 35.7 633 939 0.4 0.6
3 1 34.9 572 894 0.39 0.61
2 10 35.5 555 865 0.39 0.61
2 9 37.2 534 878 0.38 0.62
2 8 39.2 514 898 0.36 0.64
2 7 41.5 490 920 0.35 0.65
2 6 43.8 463 939 0.33 0.67
2 5 45.9 429 947 0.31 0.69
2 4 46.6 387 919 0.3 0.7
2 3 48.8 347 923 0.27 0.73
2 2 42.7 285 739 0.28 0.72
2 1 19.5 219 209 0.51 0.49
1 10 20.0 200 200 0.5 0.5
1 9 22.2 200 200 0.5 0.5
1 8 22.1 177 177 0.5 0.5
1 7 25.3 177 177 0.5 0.5
1 6 28.3 170 170 0.5 0.5
1 5 31.6 158 158 0.5 0.5
1 4 33.8 135 135 0.5 0.5
1 3 14.0 42 42 0.5 0.5
1 2 7.0 14 14 0.5 0.5
1 1 0.0 0 0 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
GD McKenzie Australia 288 159 10 143.5
JW Gleeson Australia 310 110 6 80.4
LR Gibbs West Indies 258 139 4 25.9
GS Sobers (c) West Indies 201 97 4 28.9
EW Freeman Australia 108 63 2 5.4
RM Edwards West Indies 156 128 1 1.1
CA Davis West Indies 144 94 1 1.3
KR Stackpole Australia 84 31 1 2.1
AN Connolly Australia 186 69 0 0.0
MC Carew West Indies 60 46 0 0.0
IM Chappell Australia 54 36 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
WM Lawry (c) Australia 205 1 416 40 4.9
IM Chappell Australia 165 1 320 32 2.2
RC Fredericks West Indies 123 2 360 26 7.4
SM Nurse West Indies 96 2 222 20 1.8
GS Sobers (c) West Indies 86 2 193 18 0.5
KD Walters Australia 76 1 207 15 0.6
BF Butcher West Indies 42 2 100 9 0.1
MC Carew West Indies 40 2 109 8 0.2
RM Edwards West Indies 30 1 109 6 0.1
CA Davis West Indies 28 2 112 6 0.1
AP Sheahan Australia 18 1 64 4 0.0
KR Stackpole Australia 15 1 17 3 0.1
BN Jarman † Australia 12 1 30 2 0.0
GS Camacho West Indies 11 2 71 2 0.0
RB Kanhai West Indies 9 2 55 2 0.0
IR Redpath Australia 7 1 17 1 0.0
AN Connolly Australia 3 0 5 1 0.0
JL Hendriks † West Indies 3 2 22 1 0.0
EW Freeman Australia 2 1 10 0 0.0
GD McKenzie Australia 1 1 7 0 0.0
JW Gleeson Australia 0 1 1 0 0.0
LR Gibbs West Indies 0 1 19 0 0.0

WEST INDIES v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

West Indies faced Australia in 26 test matches before this game. Of these, West Indies had the stronger team in 11 matches according to the formbook expectation.

Each circle in the chart below represents a previous West Indies v Australia test. To reach a match page, click on the circle. The red circle represents the current match.

WEST INDIES 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 WEST INDIES
WIN EXP.
AUSTRALIA
WIN EXP.
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73 24
May 05, 1965
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68 28
April 14, 1965
Bourda, Georgetown, Guyana
68 28
March 26, 1965
Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad
65 30
March 03, 1965
Sabina Park, Kingston, Jamaica
72 25
February 10, 1961
Melbourne Cricket Ground
55 41
January 27, 1961
Adelaide Oval
51 45
January 13, 1961
Sydney Cricket Ground
31 66