Test Match - England v Australia - Manchester Standard Scorecard   
Match Date 8th June, 1972  
Series 1972 England v Australia - 1st Test
Test # 698
Venue Old Trafford, Manchester
Match Conditions Day Match  
Toss England
Result England won by 89 runs
Player of Match No Award

England 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Geoff Boycott c Stackpole b Gleeson 8  44  0  0 18.18  3.21%
John Edrich run out 49  136  5  0 36.03  19.68%
Brian Luckhurst b Colley 14  45  2  0 31.11  5.62%
Mike Smith lbw b Lillee 10  40  1  0 25.00  4.02%
Basil D'Oliveira b GS Chappell 23  63  2  0 36.51  9.24%
Tony Greig lbw b Colley 57  123  8  0 46.34  22.89%
Alan Knott c †Marsh b Lillee 18  94  1  0 19.15  7.23%
Ray Illingworth* not out 26  106  2  0 24.53  10.44%
John Snow b Colley 3  12  0  0 25.00  1.20%
Norman Gifford run out 15  53  3  0 28.30  6.02%
Geoffrey Arnold c Francis b Gleeson 1  12  0  0 8.33  0.40%
Extras (b 10, lb 9, w 2, nb 4) 25  
Total All Out   (120.4 overs @ 2.06 rpo) 249  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-50  Luckhurst   2-86  Smith   3-99  Edrich   4-118  D'Oliveira   
5-127  Boycott   6-190  Greig   7-200  Knott   8-209  Snow   
9-243  Gifford   10-249  Arnold   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Dennis Lillee 29.0 14 40 2 1.38  20.00%
David Colley 33.0 3 83 3 2.52  30.00%
Greg Chappell 16.0 6 28 1 1.75  10.00%
Doug Walters 5.0 1 7 0 1.40
Graeme Watson 4.0 2 8 0 2.00
John Gleeson 24.4 10 45 2 1.82  20.00%
Robert Inverarity 9.0 3 13 0 1.44
 
Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Keith Stackpole lbw b Arnold 53  85  7  0 62.35  37.32%
Bruce Francis lbw b D'Oliveira 27  75  0  0 36.00  19.01%
Ian Chappell* c Smith b Greig 0  1  0  0 0.00
Greg Chappell c Greig b Snow 24  66  2  0 36.36  16.90%
Graeme Watson c †Knott b Arnold 2  4  0  0 50.00  1.41%
Doug Walters c Illingworth b Snow 17  78  1  0 21.79  11.97%
Robert Inverarity c †Knott b Arnold 4  10  0  0 40.00  2.82%
Rod Marsh c Edrich b Arnold 8  13  1  0 61.54  5.63%
David Colley b Snow 1  8  0  0 12.50  0.70%
John Gleeson b Snow 0  2  0  0 0.00
Dennis Lillee not out 1  6  0  0 16.67  0.70%
Extras (b 1, lb 4) 5  
Total All Out   (58.0 overs @ 2.45 rpo) 142  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-68  Francis   2-69  IM Chappell   3-91  Stackpole   4-99  Watson   
5-119  GS Chappell   6-124  Inverarity   7-134  Marsh   8-137  Colley   
9-137  Gleeson   10-142  Walters   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
John Snow 20.0 7 41 4 2.05  40.00%
Geoffrey Arnold 25.0 4 62 4 2.48  40.00%
Tony Greig 7.0 1 21 1 3.00  10.00%
Basil D'Oliveira 6.0 1 13 1 2.17  10.00%
 
England 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Geoff Boycott lbw b Gleeson 47  81  7  0 58.02  20.09%
John Edrich c †Marsh b Watson 26  104  4  0 25.00  11.11%
Brian Luckhurst c †Marsh b Colley 0  9  0  0 0.00
Mike Smith c †Marsh b Lillee 34  99  2  0 34.34  14.53%
Basil D'Oliveira c Watson b Lillee 37  49  7  0 75.51  15.81%
Tony Greig b GS Chappell 62  116  6  0 53.45  26.50%
Alan Knott c †Marsh b Lillee 1  8  0  0 12.50  0.43%
Ray Illingworth* c IM Chappell b Lillee 14  50  1  0 28.00  5.98%
John Snow lbw b Lillee 0  2  0  0 0.00
Norman Gifford c †Marsh b Lillee 0  1  0  0 0.00
Geoffrey Arnold not out 0  0  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 4, lb 8, nb 1) 13  
Total All Out   (86.2 overs @ 2.71 rpo) 234  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-60  Boycott   2-65  Luckhurst   3-81  Edrich   4-140  D'Oliveira   
5-182  Smith   6-192  Knott   7-234  Illingworth   8-234  Snow   
9-234  Gifford   10-234  Greig   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Dennis Lillee 30.0 8 66 6 2.20  60.00%
David Colley 23.0 3 68 1 2.96  10.00%
Greg Chappell 21.2 6 42 1 1.97  10.00%
Graeme Watson 5.0 0 29 1 5.80  10.00%
John Gleeson 7.0 3 16 1 2.29  10.00%
 
Australia 2nd Innings (target 342) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Keith Stackpole b Greig 67  141  6  0 47.52  26.59%
Bruce Francis lbw b Snow 6  7  1  0 85.71  2.38%
Ian Chappell* c †Knott b Snow 7  25  1  0 28.00  2.78%
Greg Chappell c D'Oliveira b Arnold 23  67  2  0 34.33  9.13%
Graeme Watson c & b Snow 0  3  0  0 0.00
Doug Walters b Greig 20  37  3  0 54.05  7.94%
Robert Inverarity c Luckhurst b D'Oliveira 3  26  0  0 11.54  1.19%
Rod Marsh c †Knott b Greig 91  111  9  4 81.98  36.11%
David Colley c Greig b Snow 4  18  1  0 22.22  1.59%
John Gleeson b Greig 30  75  3  0 40.00  11.90%
Dennis Lillee not out 0  2  0  0 0.00
Extras (w 1) 1  
Total All Out   (85.2 overs @ 2.95 rpo) 252  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-9  Francis   2-31  IM Chappell   3-77  GS Chappell   4-78  Watson   
5-115  Walters   6-120  Inverarity   7-136  Stackpole   8-147  Colley   
9-251  Marsh   10-252  Gleeson   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
John Snow 27.0 2 87 4 3.22  40.00%
Geoffrey Arnold 20.0 2 59 1 2.95  10.00%
Tony Greig 19.2 7 53 4 2.74  40.00%
Basil D'Oliveira 16.0 4 23 1 1.44  10.00%
Norman Gifford 3.0 0 29 0 9.67
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - England 1st innings 147/5 (AW Greig 26*, APE Knott 3*)
Day 2 - Australia 1st innings 103/4 (GS Chappell 15*, KD Walters 1*)
Day 3 - England 2nd innings 136/3 (MJK Smith 18*, BL D'Oliveira 35*)
Day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 57/2 (KR Stackpole 28*, GS Chappell 16*)
Day 5 - Australia 2nd Innings 252, 85.2 overs - end of match
 
Match Notes
England 1st innings - Geoff Boycott retired hurt/ill at 13/0 and resumed at 118/4