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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v NEW ZEALAND
MELBOURNE CRICKET GROUND
DECEMBER 26, 1980
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 26.5 | Scoring Rate: 2.6
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
New Zealand in Australia Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 86% 32 26 36 196
New Zealand 11% 23 38 25 140

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 321 10 729
2 New Zealand 317 10 650
3 Australia 188 10 524
4 New Zealand 128 6 324

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 NEW ZEALAND AUSTRALIA 1903-12-11 1925-01-01 1938-07-22 1953-12-24 1959-01-30 1964-10-17 1969-01-24 1973-04-21 1977-12-30

MATCH PROGRESS

AUSTRALIA PTS NEW ZEALAND 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 7 26.5 933 975 0.49 0.51
4 6 26.3 930 964 0.49 0.51
4 5 26.5 906 948 0.49 0.51
4 4 27.3 891 963 0.48 0.52
4 3 28.0 873 973 0.47 0.53
4 2 28.8 854 988 0.46 0.54
4 1 28.3 820 932 0.47 0.53
3 10 27.5 784 868 0.47 0.53
3 9 28.5 794 858 0.48 0.52
3 8 29.4 800 846 0.49 0.51
3 7 29.1 761 813 0.48 0.52
3 6 29.6 748 790 0.49 0.51
3 5 30.8 760 778 0.49 0.51
3 4 31.9 768 764 0.5 0.5
3 3 32.6 758 740 0.51 0.49
3 2 31.9 704 700 0.5 0.5
3 1 31.6 662 664 0.5 0.5
2 10 31.9 640 636 0.5 0.5
2 9 33.5 623 651 0.49 0.51
2 8 33.4 588 614 0.49 0.51
2 7 34.4 562 608 0.48 0.52
2 6 35.5 534 602 0.47 0.53
2 5 37.9 510 626 0.45 0.55
2 4 34.6 459 509 0.47 0.53
2 3 36.8 431 525 0.45 0.55
2 2 29.4 380 326 0.54 0.46
2 1 31.6 353 343 0.51 0.49
1 10 32.1 321 321 0.5 0.5
1 9 29.0 261 261 0.5 0.5
1 8 32.6 261 261 0.5 0.5
1 7 37.3 261 261 0.5 0.5
1 6 32.0 192 192 0.5 0.5
1 5 38.0 190 190 0.5 0.5
1 4 39.8 159 159 0.5 0.5
1 3 25.0 75 75 0.5 0.5
1 2 16.0 32 32 0.5 0.5
1 1 0.0 0 0 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
RJ Hadlee New Zealand 398 146 9 143.5
RM Hogg Australia 206 74 6 52.7
BL Cairns New Zealand 408 148 4 28.7
JD Higgs Australia 246 111 3 10.5
LS Pascoe Australia 222 110 3 9.5
JV Coney New Zealand 81 29 3 16.3
GS Chappell (c) Australia 54 12 2 9.5
GB Troup New Zealand 222 85 1 1.7
DK Lillee Australia 204 79 1 1.4
JG Bracewell New Zealand 144 60 1 1.6
AR Border Australia 36 11 0 0.0
KJ Hughes Australia 6 0 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
GS Chappell (c) Australia 120 2 301 24 5.4
KD Walters Australia 109 2 213 21 6.0
GP Howarth (c) New Zealand 85 2 156 19 1.1
KJ Hughes Australia 81 2 173 16 0.3
MG Burgess New Zealand 59 1 180 13 0.9
JV Coney New Zealand 58 1 159 13 1.0
JM Parker New Zealand 57 2 137 13 0.4
AR Border Australia 54 2 213 11 0.1
JG Wright New Zealand 48 2 149 11 0.3
BA Edgar New Zealand 46 2 86 10 0.2
DK Lillee Australia 35 2 127 7 0.0
J Dyson Australia 29 2 110 6 0.0
GM Wood Australia 21 2 71 4 0.0
BL Cairns New Zealand 18 1 32 4 0.0
RJ Hadlee New Zealand 14 1 31 3 0.0
RM Hogg Australia 12 2 48 2 0.0
WK Lees † New Zealand 11 2 48 2 0.0
JD Higgs Australia 6 1 62 1 0.0
RW Marsh † Australia 1 2 5 0 0.0
GB Troup New Zealand 1 1 3 0 0.0
LS Pascoe Australia 0 1 2 0 0.0
JG Bracewell New Zealand 0 1 2 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v NEW ZEALAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced New Zealand in 11 test matches before this game.

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

AUSTRALIA NEW ZEALAND 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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NEW ZEALAND
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