1974-1975 The Ashes - 5th Test - Adelaide Standard Scorecard   
Match Date: 25th January, 1975  
Venue: Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
Match Conditions: Day Match  
Toss: England
Result: Australia won by 163 runs
Player of Match: No Award

Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Ian Redpath c Greig b Underwood 21  96  0  0 21.88  6.91%
Richard McCosker c Cowdrey b Underwood 35  73  3  0 47.95  11.51%
Ian Chappell* c †Knott b Underwood 0  3  0  0 0.00
Greg Chappell lbw b Underwood 5  6  0  0 83.33  1.64%
Doug Walters c Willis b Underwood 55  66  7  1 83.33  18.09%
Rod Marsh c Greig b Underwood 6  17  0  0 35.29  1.97%
Terrence Jenner b Underwood 74  115  7  0 64.35  24.34%
Max Walker run out 41  77  2  0 53.25  13.49%
Dennis Lillee b Willis 26  38  2  0 68.42  8.55%
Ashley Mallett not out 23  51  1  0 45.10  7.57%
Jeff Thomson b Arnold 5  8  1  0 62.50  1.64%
Extras (b 4, lb 4, nb 5) 13  
Total All Out   (68.2 overs @ 4.45 rpo) 304  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-52  McCosker   2-52  IM Chappell   3-58  GS Chappell   4-77  Redpath   
5-84  Marsh   6-164  Walters   7-241  Jenner   8-259  Walker   
9-295  Lillee   10-304  Thomson   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Bob Willis 10.0 0 46 1 4.60  10.00%
Geoffrey Arnold 12.2 3 42 1 3.41  10.00%
Derek Underwood 29.0 3 113 7 3.90  70.00%
Tony Greig 10.0 0 63 0 6.30
Fred Titmus 7.0 1 27 0 3.86
 
England 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Dennis Amiss c IM Chappell b Lillee 0  11  0  0 0.00
David Lloyd c †Marsh b Lillee 4  27  1  0 14.81  2.33%
Sir Colin Cowdrey c Walker b Thomson 26  59  2  0 44.07  15.12%
Michael Denness* c †Marsh b Thomson 51  65  6  0 78.46  29.65%
Keith Fletcher c IM Chappell b Thomson 40  71  5  0 56.34  23.26%
Tony Greig c †Marsh b Lillee 19  44  2  0 43.18  11.05%
Alan Knott c Lillee b Mallett 5  23  0  0 21.74  2.91%
Fred Titmus c GS Chappell b Mallett 11  25  1  0 44.00  6.40%
Derek Underwood c Lillee b Mallett 0  2  0  0 0.00
Geoffrey Arnold b Lillee 0  34  0  0 0.00
Bob Willis not out 11  17  2  0 64.71  6.40%
Extras (lb 2, nb 3) 5  
Total All Out   (46.5 overs @ 3.67 rpo) 172  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-2  Amiss   2-19  Lloyd   3-66  Cowdrey   4-90  Denness   
5-130  Greig   6-147  Knott   7-155  Fletcher   8-156  Underwood   
9-161  Titmus   10-172  Arnold   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Dennis Lillee 12.5 2 49 4 3.82  40.00%
Jeff Thomson 15.0 1 58 3 3.87  30.00%
Max Walker 5.0 1 18 0 3.60
Terrence Jenner 5.0 0 28 0 5.60
Ashley Mallett 9.0 4 14 3 1.56  30.00%
 
Australia 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Ian Redpath b Underwood 52  125  3  0 41.60  19.12%
Richard McCosker c †Knott b Arnold 11  13  1  0 84.62  4.04%
Ian Chappell* c †Knott b Underwood 41  75  2  1 54.67  15.07%
Greg Chappell c Greig b Underwood 18  62  2  0 29.03  6.62%
Doug Walters not out 71  128  5  1 55.47  26.10%
Rod Marsh c Greig b Underwood 55  100  3  1 55.00  20.22%
Terrence Jenner not out 14  21  0  0 66.67  5.15%
Max Walker              
Dennis Lillee              
Ashley Mallett              
Jeff Thomson              
Extras (lb 4, nb 6) 10  
Total 5 wickets declared   (66.0 overs @ 4.12 rpo) 272  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-16  McCosker   2-92  IM Chappell   3-128  Redpath   4-133  GS Chappell   
5-245  Marsh   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Bob Willis 5.0 0 27 0 5.40
Geoffrey Arnold 20.0 1 71 1 3.55  10.00%
Derek Underwood 26.0 5 102 4 3.92  40.00%
Tony Greig 2.0 0 9 0 4.50
Fred Titmus 13.0 1 53 0 4.08
 
England 2nd Innings (target 405) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Dennis Amiss c †Marsh b Lillee 0  4  0  0 0.00
David Lloyd c Walters b Walker 5  3  1  0 166.67  2.07%
Sir Colin Cowdrey c Mallett b Lillee 3  12  0  0 25.00  1.24%
Michael Denness* c Jenner b Lillee 14  24  2  0 58.33  5.81%
Keith Fletcher lbw b Lillee 63  139  8  0 45.32  26.14%
Tony Greig lbw b Walker 20  69  2  0 28.99  8.30%
Alan Knott not out 106  205  9  0 51.71  43.98%
Fred Titmus lbw b Jenner 20  116  1  0 17.24  8.30%
Derek Underwood c IM Chappell b Mallett 0  3  0  0 0.00
Geoffrey Arnold b Mallett 0  6  0  0 0.00
Bob Willis b Walker 3  19  0  0 15.79  1.24%
Extras (b 3, lb 3, nb 1) 7  
Total All Out   (75.0 overs @ 3.21 rpo) 241  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-0  Amiss   2-8  Lloyd   3-10  Cowdrey   4-33  Denness   
5-76  Greig   6-144  Fletcher   7-212  Titmus   8-213  Underwood   
9-217  Arnold   10-241  Willis   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Dennis Lillee 14.0 3 69 4 4.93  40.00%
Max Walker 20.0 3 89 3 4.45  30.00%
Terrence Jenner 15.0 4 39 1 2.60  10.00%
Ashley Mallett 25.0 10 36 2 1.44  20.00%
Ian Chappell 1.0 0 1 0 1.00
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - No play
Day 2 - England 1st innings 2/0 (DL Amiss 0*, D Lloyd 0*)
Day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 111/2 (IR Redpath 47*, GS Chappell 6*)
Day 4 - England 2nd innings 94/5 (KWR Fletcher 39*, APE Knott 9*)