Test Match - Australia v England - Melbourne Standard Scorecard   
Match Date 21st January, 1971  
Series 1970-1971 Australia v England - 5th Test
Test # 677
Venue Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
Match Conditions Day Match  
Toss Australia
Result Match drawn
Player of Match No Award

Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Keith Stackpole c Lever b D'Oliveira 30  92  2  0 32.61  6.09%
Bill Lawry* c Snow b Willis 56  191  6  0 29.32  11.36%
Ian Chappell c Luckhurst b Snow 111  212  12  0 52.36  22.52%
Ian Redpath b Snow 72  187  7  0 38.50  14.60%
Doug Walters b Underwood 55  98  5  0 56.12  11.16%
Greg Chappell c Edrich b Willis 3  10  0  0 30.00  0.61%
Rod Marsh not out 92  155  12  0 59.35  18.66%
Kerry O'Keeffe c Luckhurst b Illingworth 27  67  2  0 40.30  5.48%
John Gleeson c Cowdrey b Willis 5  9  1  0 55.56  1.01%
John Duncan c Edrich b Illingworth 3  8  0  0 37.50  0.61%
Froggy Thomson not out 0  17  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 10, lb 17, nb 12) 39  
Total 9 wickets declared   (128.0 overs @ 3.85 rpo) 493  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-64  Stackpole   2-266  IM Chappell   3-269  Redpath   4-310  Lawry   
5-314  GS Chappell   6-374  Walters   7-471  O'Keeffe   8-477  Gleeson   
9-480  Duncan   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
John Snow 29.0 6 94 2 3.24  20.00%
Peter Lever 25.0 6 79 0 3.16
Basil D'Oliveira 22.0 6 71 1 3.23  10.00%
Bob Willis 20.0 5 73 3 3.65  30.00%
Derek Underwood 19.0 4 78 1 4.11  10.00%
Ray Illingworth 13.0 0 59 2 4.54  20.00%
 
England 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Geoff Boycott c Redpath b Thomson 12  69  1  0 17.39  3.06%
Brian Luckhurst b Walters 109  280  11  0 38.93  27.81%
John Edrich c †Marsh b Thomson 9  47  1  0 19.15  2.30%
Colin Cowdrey c & b Gleeson 13  21  3  0 61.90  3.32%
Basil D'Oliveira c †Marsh b Thomson 117  294  11  1 39.80  29.85%
Ray Illingworth* c Redpath b Gleeson 41  136  5  0 30.15  10.46%
Alan Knott lbw b Stackpole 19  127  0  0 14.96  4.85%
John Snow b IM Chappell 1  47  0  0 2.13  0.26%
Peter Lever run out 19  64  1  0 29.69  4.85%
Derek Underwood c & b Gleeson 5  19  0  0 26.32  1.28%
Bob Willis not out 5  8  0  0 62.50  1.28%
Extras (b 17, lb 14, nb 11) 42  
Total All Out   (137.5 overs @ 2.84 rpo) 392  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-40  Boycott   2-64  Edrich   3-88  Cowdrey   4-228  Luckhurst   
5-306  Illingworth   6-340  D'Oliveira   7-354  Snow   8-362  Knott   
9-379  Underwood   10-392  Lever   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Froggy Thomson 34.0 5 110 3 3.24  30.00%
John Duncan 14.0 4 30 0 2.14
Greg Chappell 8.0 0 21 0 2.63
Kerry O'Keeffe 31.0 11 71 0 2.29
John Gleeson 25.0 7 60 3 2.40  30.00%
Keith Stackpole 17.5 4 41 1 2.30  10.00%
Doug Walters 5.0 2 7 1 1.40  10.00%
Ian Chappell 3.0 0 10 1 3.33  10.00%
 
Australia 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Keith Stackpole c †Knott b Willis 18  58  1  0 31.03  10.65%
Bill Lawry* c sub b Snow 42  130  2  0 32.31  24.85%
Ian Chappell b Underwood 30  80  2  0 37.50  17.75%
Ian Redpath c †Knott b Snow 5  9  1  0 55.56  2.96%
Doug Walters not out 39  58  4  0 67.24  23.08%
Greg Chappell not out 20  38  1  0 52.63  11.83%
Rod Marsh              
Kerry O'Keeffe              
John Gleeson              
John Duncan              
Froggy Thomson              
Extras (b 8, lb 3, nb 4) 15  
Total 4 wickets declared   (46.0 overs @ 3.67 rpo) 169  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-51  Stackpole   2-84  Lawry   3-91  Redpath   4-132  IM Chappell   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
John Snow 12.0 4 21 2 1.75  20.00%
Peter Lever 12.0 1 53 0 4.42
Bob Willis 10.0 1 42 1 4.20  10.00%
Derek Underwood 12.0 0 38 1 3.17  10.00%
 
England 2nd Innings (target 271) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Geoff Boycott not out 76  246  7  0 30.89  47.20%
John Edrich not out 74  221  7  0 33.48  45.96%
Brian Luckhurst              
Colin Cowdrey              
Basil D'Oliveira              
Ray Illingworth*              
Alan Knott              
John Snow              
Peter Lever              
Derek Underwood              
Bob Willis              
Extras (b 1, lb 8, nb 2) 11  
Total 0 wickets   (58.0 overs @ 2.78 rpo) 161  
 
Fall of Wickets
 
Bowling O M R W ER
Froggy Thomson 11.0 5 26 0 2.36
Greg Chappell 5.0 0 19 0 3.80
Kerry O'Keeffe 19.0 3 45 0 2.37
John Gleeson 3.0 1 18 0 6.00
Keith Stackpole 13.0 2 28 0 2.15
Doug Walters 7.0 1 14 0 2.00
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - Australia 1st innings 260/1 (IM Chappell 105*, IR Redpath 70*)
Day 2 - England 1st innings 28/0 (G Boycott 10*, BW Luckhurst 17*)
Day 3 - England 1st innings 258/4 (BL D'Oliveira 72*, R Illingworth 16*)
Day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 70/1 (WM Lawry 39*, IM Chappell 4*)
Day 5 - England 2nd Innings 161/0, 58.0 overs - end of match