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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
W.A.C.A. GROUND, PERTH
DECEMBER 14, 1979
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 25.6 | Scoring Rate: 2.4
Match Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
England in Australia Test Series, 1979/80


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 54% 35 29 31 186
England 42% 30 26 30 272

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 244 10 600
2 England 228 10 547
3 Australia 337 10 851
4 England 215 10 542

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 1905-08-14 1924-07-12 1933-12-15 1948-03-27 1954-08-12 1960-01-28 1965-03-03 1970-02-05 1975-07-10 1979-11-03

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 Inns 2nd Inns 3rd Inns 4th Inns

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 25.6 1093 955 0.53 0.47
4 9 26.2 1078 962 0.53 0.47
4 8 26.8 1064 976 0.52 0.48
4 7 26.8 1036 946 0.52 0.48
4 6 26.4 1003 897 0.53 0.47
4 5 26.4 977 871 0.53 0.47
4 4 26.0 945 823 0.53 0.47
4 3 26.5 925 821 0.53 0.47
4 2 26.1 894 776 0.54 0.46
4 1 26.4 871 763 0.53 0.47
3 10 27.0 851 767 0.53 0.47
3 9 27.4 841 749 0.53 0.47
3 8 27.7 824 726 0.53 0.47
3 7 25.8 727 667 0.52 0.48
3 6 26.0 708 644 0.52 0.48
3 5 26.5 700 626 0.53 0.47
3 4 27.3 700 610 0.53 0.47
3 3 27.8 690 590 0.54 0.46
3 2 26.0 604 540 0.53 0.47
3 1 26.8 603 523 0.54 0.46
2 10 23.6 480 464 0.51 0.49
2 9 23.5 456 438 0.51 0.49
2 8 23.8 435 423 0.51 0.49
2 7 21.6 395 339 0.54 0.46
2 6 20.9 369 299 0.55 0.45
2 5 21.2 350 286 0.55 0.45
2 4 20.4 325 245 0.57 0.43
2 3 19.8 304 212 0.59 0.41
2 2 21.3 287 225 0.56 0.44
2 1 22.3 266 224 0.54 0.46
1 10 24.4 244 244 0.5 0.5
1 9 27.0 243 243 0.5 0.5
1 8 27.4 219 219 0.5 0.5
1 7 31.3 219 219 0.5 0.5
1 6 31.0 186 186 0.5 0.5
1 5 25.4 127 127 0.5 0.5
1 4 22.0 88 88 0.5 0.5
1 3 6.7 20 20 0.5 0.5
1 2 8.5 17 17 0.5 0.5
1 1 2.0 2 2 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
IT Botham England 485 176 11 233.6
G Dymock Australia 279 86 9 160.3
DK Lillee Australia 306 147 6 45.7
DL Underwood England 324 115 4 31.6
GR Dilley England 216 97 3 14.0
JR Thomson Australia 192 100 3 10.5
RGD Willis England 294 99 1 2.1
RJ Bright Australia 150 36 1 2.5
GS Chappell (c) Australia 102 11 1 5.7
G Miller England 126 66 0 0.0
JM Wiener Australia 48 22 0 0.0
AR Border Australia 12 7 0 0.0
P Willey England 6 1 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BOWLER TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
AR Border Australia 119 2 320 20 5.5
KJ Hughes Australia 103 2 208 18 1.9
G Boycott England 99 1 305 22 6.7
JM Brearley (c) England 75 2 208 17 1.0
JM Wiener Australia 69 2 139 12 1.0
GS Chappell (c) Australia 62 2 172 11 0.2
GR Dilley England 54 1 218 12 0.4
RW Marsh † Australia 46 2 131 8 0.1
DI Gower England 40 2 68 9 0.2
DK Lillee Australia 37 2 144 6 0.1
BM Laird Australia 33 2 119 6 0.0
IT Botham England 33 2 60 7 0.1
G Miller England 33 2 72 7 0.1
RJ Bright Australia 29 2 78 5 0.1
RW Taylor † England 29 2 88 7 0.0
G Dymock Australia 25 1 74 4 0.1
PM Toohey Australia 22 2 50 4 0.0
P Willey England 21 2 36 5 0.1
DL Underwood England 13 2 27 3 0.0
RGD Willis England 11 2 22 2 0.0
JR Thomson Australia 9 1 26 2 0.0
DW Randall England 1 2 12 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v ENGLAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced England in 234 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 94 matches according to the formbook expectation. have always been the stronger team 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

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WIN EXP.
ENGLAND
WIN EXP.
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34 60
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29 66
December 15, 1978
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38 57
December 01, 1978
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August 25, 1977
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43 53
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July 28, 1977
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52 43