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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
MELBOURNE CRICKET GROUND
JANUARY 21, 1971
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 52.8 | Scoring Rate: 3.3
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (England in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 8% 32 48 30 269
England 91% 39 27 44 202

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 493 9 768
2 England 392 10 827
3 Australia 169 4 276
4 England 161 0 348

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 1902-08-11 1912-08-19 1929-08-17 1935-08-17 1948-07-08 1953-07-23 1958-07-24 1962-11-30 1966-06-02 1971-01-21

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 52.8 1190 1240 0.49 0.51
3 5 45.8 1120 988 0.53 0.47
3 4 44.2 1067 967 0.52 0.48
3 3 44.4 1028 924 0.53 0.47
3 2 46.1 1038 900 0.54 0.46
3 1 46.8 1012 860 0.54 0.46
2 10 46.6 959 811 0.54 0.46
2 9 48.4 929 815 0.53 0.47
2 8 50.3 895 815 0.52 0.48
2 7 52.9 864 830 0.51 0.49
2 6 55.5 826 840 0.5 0.5
2 5 57.1 778 820 0.49 0.51
2 4 55.5 715 727 0.5 0.5
2 3 48.4 638 524 0.55 0.45
2 2 50.6 594 520 0.53 0.47
2 1 53.3 546 520 0.51 0.49
1 10 54.8 493 493 0.5 0.5
1 9 53.3 480 480 0.5 0.5
1 8 59.6 477 477 0.5 0.5
1 7 67.3 471 471 0.5 0.5
1 6 62.3 374 374 0.5 0.5
1 5 62.8 314 314 0.5 0.5
1 4 77.5 310 310 0.5 0.5
1 3 89.7 269 269 0.5 0.5
1 2 133.0 266 266 0.5 0.5
1 1 64.0 64 64 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
JA Snow England 246 115 4 34.7
RGD Willis England 180 115 4 25.4
AL Thomson Australia 270 136 3 16.4
JW Gleeson Australia 168 78 3 17.8
DL Underwood England 186 116 2 6.5
R Illingworth (c) England 78 59 2 5.4
KR Stackpole Australia 185 69 1 2.5
BL D'Oliveira England 132 71 1 1.9
KD Walters Australia 72 21 1 3.1
IM Chappell Australia 18 10 1 1.7
KJ O'Keeffe Australia 300 116 0 0.0
P Lever England 222 132 0 0.0
JRF Duncan Australia 84 30 0 0.0
GS Chappell Australia 78 40 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
IM Chappell Australia 141 2 292 21 2.2
BL D'Oliveira England 117 1 294 21 0.9
BW Luckhurst England 109 1 280 20 1.2
WM Lawry (c) Australia 98 2 321 15 1.4
KD Walters Australia 94 1 156 14 1.6
RW Marsh † Australia 92 0 155 14 2.0
G Boycott England 88 1 315 16 0.2
JH Edrich England 83 1 268 15 0.2
IR Redpath Australia 77 2 196 12 0.2
KR Stackpole Australia 48 2 150 7 0.1
R Illingworth (c) England 41 1 136 7 0.1
KJ O'Keeffe Australia 27 1 67 4 0.0
GS Chappell Australia 23 1 48 3 0.0
APE Knott † England 19 1 127 3 0.0
P Lever England 19 1 64 3 0.0
MC Cowdrey England 13 1 21 2 0.0
JW Gleeson Australia 5 1 9 1 0.0
DL Underwood England 5 1 19 1 0.0
RGD Willis England 5 0 8 1 0.0
JRF Duncan Australia 3 1 8 0 0.0
JA Snow England 1 1 47 0 0.0
AL Thomson Australia 0 0 17 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced England in 205 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 78 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 31, 1970
Melbourne Cricket Ground
39 56
January 09, 1971
Sydney Cricket Ground
43 53
December 11, 1970
W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth
42 55
November 27, 1970
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
33 63
August 22, 1968
Kennington Oval, London
28 69
July 25, 1968
Headingley, Leeds
39 57
July 11, 1968
Edgbaston, Birmingham
36 61
June 20, 1968
Lord's, London
48 48
June 06, 1968
Old Trafford, Manchester
53 43