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1998-1999 Australia v England - 4th Test
Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
26th December, 1998
 
Australia 340 & 162
England 270 & 244
 
England won by 12 runs

England 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Michael Atherton c †Healy b McGrath 0  5  0  0 0.00
Alec Stewart* b MacGill 107  160  16  0 66.88  39.63%
Mark Butcher c Langer b McGrath 0  7  0  0 0.00
Nasser Hussain c †Healy b Nicholson 19  56  2  0 33.93  7.04%
Mark Ramprakash c McGrath b SR Waugh 63  92  5  0 68.48  23.33%
Graeme Hick c Fleming b MacGill 39  67  3  1 58.21  14.44%
Warren Hegg c †Healy b SR Waugh 3  5  0  0 60.00  1.11%
Dean Headley c Taylor b McGrath 14  49  0  0 28.57  5.19%
Darren Gough b MacGill 11  14  2  0 78.57  4.07%
Angus Fraser not out 0  2  0  0 0.00
Alan Mullally lbw b MacGill 0  5  0  0 0.00
Extras (lb 7, w 1, nb 6) 14  
Total All Out   (76.0 overs @ 3.55 rpo) 270  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-0  Atherton   2-4  Butcher   3-81  Hussain   4-200  Stewart   
5-202  Ramprakash   6-206  Hegg   7-244  Headley   8-266  Hick   
9-270  Gough   10-270  Mullally   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Glenn McGrath 22.0 5 64 3 2.91  30.00%
Damien Fleming 19.0 3 71 0 3.74
Matthew Nicholson 10.0 0 59 1 5.90  10.00%
Stuart MacGill 19.0 2 61 4 3.21  40.00%
Steve Waugh 6.0 2 8 2 1.33  20.00%
 
Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Mark Taylor* c Hick b Gough 7  29  0  0 24.14  2.06%
Michael Slater lbw b Gough 1  14  0  0 7.14  0.29%
Justin Langer c Hussain b Gough 44  103  5  0 42.72  12.94%
Mark Waugh lbw b Fraser 36  67  3  0 53.73  10.59%
Steve Waugh not out 122  198  13  0 61.62  35.88%
Darren Lehmann c †Hegg b Gough 13  23  2  0 56.52  3.82%
Ian Healy c Headley b Fraser 36  55  3  0 65.45  10.59%
Damien Fleming c Hick b Mullally 12  30  2  0 40.00  3.53%
Matthew Nicholson b Gough 5  18  0  0 27.78  1.47%
Stuart MacGill c †Hegg b Mullally 43  63  3  0 68.25  12.65%
Glenn McGrath b Mullally 0  2  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 4, lb 6, nb 11) 21  
Total All Out   (98.3 overs @ 3.45 rpo) 340  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-13  Slater   2-26  Taylor   3-98  ME Waugh   4-127  Langer   
5-151  Lehmann   6-209  Healy   7-235  Fleming   8-252  Nicholson   
9-340  MacGill   10-340  McGrath   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Darren Gough 28.0 7 96 5 3.43  50.00%
Dean Headley 25.0 3 86 0 3.44
Alan Mullally 21.3 5 64 3 2.98  30.00%
Mark Ramprakash 2.0 0 6 0 3.00
Angus Fraser 22.0 0 78 2 3.55  20.00%
 
England 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Michael Atherton b Fleming 0  9  0  0 0.00
Alec Stewart* c Slater b MacGill 52  98  4  0 53.06  21.31%
Mark Butcher c Slater b MacGill 14  45  0  0 31.11  5.74%
Dean Headley b McGrath 1  15  0  0 6.67  0.41%
Nasser Hussain c Slater b Nicholson 50  131  6  0 38.17  20.49%
Mark Ramprakash b Nicholson 14  43  0  0 32.56  5.74%
Graeme Hick b Fleming 60  82  8  0 73.17  24.59%
Warren Hegg c MacGill b Nicholson 9  21  1  0 42.86  3.69%
Darren Gough c Slater b MacGill 4  14  0  0 28.57  1.64%
Angus Fraser not out 7  20  0  0 35.00  2.87%
Alan Mullally c & b McGrath 16  15  3  0 106.67  6.56%
Extras (b 2, lb 4, nb 11) 17  
Total All Out   (80.2 overs @ 3.04 rpo) 244  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-5  Atherton   2-61  Butcher   3-66  Headley   4-78  Stewart   
5-127  Ramprakash   6-178  Hussain   7-202  Hegg   8-221  Gough   
9-221  Hick   10-244  Mullally   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Glenn McGrath 20.2 5 56 2 2.75  20.00%
Damien Fleming 17.0 4 45 2 2.65  20.00%
Matthew Nicholson 15.0 4 56 3 3.73  30.00%
Stuart MacGill 27.0 3 81 3 3.00  30.00%
Mark Waugh 1.0 1 0 0 0.00
 
Australia 2nd Innings (target 175) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Michael Slater lbw b Headley 18  23  3  0 78.26  11.11%
Mark Taylor* c Headley b Mullally 19  33  1  0 57.58  11.73%
Justin Langer c Ramprakash b Mullally 30  53  3  0 56.60  18.52%
Mark Waugh c Hick b Headley 43  81  2  0 53.09  26.54%
Steve Waugh not out 30  49  2  0 61.22  18.52%
Darren Lehmann c †Hegg b Headley 4  7  0  0 57.14  2.47%
Ian Healy c Hick b Headley 0  2  0  0 0.00
Damien Fleming lbw b Headley 0  3  0  0 0.00
Matthew Nicholson c †Hegg b Headley 9  29  0  0 31.03  5.56%
Stuart MacGill b Gough 0  2  0  0 0.00
Glenn McGrath lbw b Gough 0  2  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 4, lb 1, nb 4) 9  
Total All Out   (46.4 overs @ 3.47 rpo) 162  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-31  Slater   2-41  Taylor   3-103  Langer   4-130  ME Waugh   
5-140  Lehmann   6-140  Healy   7-140  Fleming   8-161  Nicholson   
9-162  MacGill   10-162  McGrath   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Darren Gough 15.4 2 54 2 3.45  20.00%
Dean Headley 17.0 5 60 6 3.53  60.00%
Alan Mullally 10.0 4 20 2 2.00  20.00%
Angus Fraser 4.0 0 23 0 5.75
 
MATCH INFORMATION
Venue Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
Toss Australia won the toss and elected to field
Series 1998-1999 Australia v England  (The Ashes) - 4th Test
Match No. Test #1436
Match Conditions Day Match
Player of Match Dean Headley
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END OF DAY STATUS (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - No play
Day 2 - Australia 1st innings 59/2, 18 overs (JL Langer 26*, ME Waugh 12*)
Day 3 - England 2nd innings 65/2, 22 overs (AJ Stewart 43*, DW Headley 0*)
Day 4 - Australia 2nd Innings 162, 46.4 overs - end of match

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