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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
MELBOURNE CRICKET GROUND
DECEMBER 29, 1978
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 18.7 | Scoring Rate: 2.6
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
The Ashes (England in Australia)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 29% 23 26 24 52
England 66% 28 23 27 152

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 258 10 535
2 England 143 10 384
3 Australia 167 10 428
4 England 179 10 402

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 1905-07-03 1923-02-09 1933-02-23 1947-11-28 1953-07-23 1959-07-02 1964-06-04 1969-02-14 1974-03-06 1978-07-27

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 10 18.7 798 696 0.53 0.47
4 9 19.2 789 705 0.53 0.47
4 8 19.4 775 703 0.52 0.48
4 7 19.9 763 707 0.52 0.48
4 6 20.3 750 712 0.51 0.49
4 5 20.9 738 724 0.5 0.5
4 4 20.3 709 671 0.51 0.49
4 3 19.4 677 601 0.53 0.47
4 2 17.9 640 508 0.56 0.44
4 1 18.4 627 511 0.55 0.45
3 10 18.9 614 522 0.54 0.46
3 9 19.6 621 515 0.55 0.45
3 8 20.3 628 508 0.55 0.45
3 7 20.7 622 494 0.56 0.44
3 6 21.3 623 483 0.56 0.44
3 5 21.5 609 465 0.57 0.43
3 4 22.4 618 456 0.58 0.42
3 3 21.8 577 427 0.57 0.43
3 2 21.9 558 406 0.58 0.42
3 1 21.7 530 382 0.58 0.42
2 10 20.1 458 344 0.57 0.43
2 9 19.9 437 319 0.58 0.42
2 8 19.9 418 300 0.58 0.42
2 7 21.1 406 312 0.57 0.43
2 6 22.4 392 324 0.55 0.45
2 5 22.6 371 307 0.55 0.45
2 4 22.1 347 273 0.56 0.44
2 3 22.9 327 269 0.55 0.45
2 2 21.8 302 220 0.58 0.42
2 1 23.6 282 238 0.54 0.46
1 10 25.8 258 258 0.5 0.5
1 9 28.0 252 252 0.5 0.5
1 8 31.4 251 251 0.5 0.5
1 7 35.7 250 250 0.5 0.5
1 6 41.7 250 250 0.5 0.5
1 5 49.4 247 247 0.5 0.5
1 4 47.2 189 189 0.5 0.5
1 3 42.0 126 126 0.5 0.5
1 2 32.5 65 65 0.5 0.5
1 1 65.0 65 65 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
RM Hogg Australia 204 66 10 177.3
IT Botham England 211 109 6 35.4
G Dymock Australia 204 75 5 39.0
G Miller England 198 74 5 33.9
M Hendrick England 222 75 4 24.0
JE Emburey England 212 74 3 13.1
JD Higgs Australia 210 61 3 17.8
AG Hurst Australia 138 63 2 5.0
RGD Willis England 120 68 0 0.0
AR Border Australia 30 14 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
GM Wood Australia 134 2 390 32 7.5
DI Gower England 78 2 176 24 3.1
GA Gooch England 65 2 178 20 0.7
GN Yallop (c) Australia 57 2 144 13 0.8
WM Darling Australia 54 2 157 13 0.2
PM Toohey Australia 52 2 100 12 0.3
KJ Hughes Australia 48 2 143 11 0.9
G Boycott England 39 2 168 12 0.3
IT Botham England 32 2 142 10 0.1
AR Border Australia 29 2 127 7 0.1
RGD Willis England 22 2 88 7 0.0
JA Maclean † Australia 18 2 124 4 0.1
DW Randall England 15 2 61 5 0.0
G Miller England 8 2 113 2 0.0
JE Emburey England 7 1 47 2 0.0
G Dymock Australia 6 2 53 1 0.0
M Hendrick England 6 1 35 2 0.0
RW Taylor † England 6 2 44 2 0.0
JD Higgs Australia 1 1 22 0 0.0
RM Hogg Australia 1 2 26 0 0.0
JM Brearley (c) England 1 2 11 0 0.0
AG Hurst Australia 0 1 6 0 0.0