England v Australia
Australia in British Isles 1968 (2nd Test)
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 20th, 21st, 22nd, 24th, 25th June 1968 (5-day match)
Balls per over6
TossEngland won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresJS Buller, AE Fagg
ScorersDK Sherwood (Australia), E Solomon (England)
Close of play day 1England (1) 53/1 (Boycott 27*, Milburn 16*)
Close of play day 2England (1) 314/5 (Knight 8*, Knott 30*)
Close of play day 3England (1) 351/7 (Knight 27*, Snow 0*)
Close of play day 4Australia (2) 50/0 (Lawry 25*, Redpath 24*)
Bowler of the MatchJW Gleeson
Batsman of the MatchC Milburn
Bowler of the MatchDJ Brown

England first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JH Edrichc Cowper b McKenzie723211-  
G Boycottc Sheahan b McKenzie491531816-  
C Milburnc Walters b Gleeson83154147122  
*MC Cowdreyc Cowper b McKenzie451411528-  
KF Barringtonc Jarman b Connolly751812056-  
TW Graveneyc Jarman b Connolly1429312-  
BR Knightnot out27931233-  
+APE Knottrun out3398914-  
JA Snownot out001--  
DJ Browndid not bat      
DL Underwooddid not bat      
Extras(7 b, 5 lb, 5 nb, 1 w)18
Total(7 wickets, declared, 144.3 overs)351
Fall of wickets:
1-10 (Edrich), 2-142 (Milburn), 3-147 (Boycott), 4-244 (Cowdrey), 5-271 (Graveney), 6-330 (Knott), 7-351 (Barrington)
Australia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McKenzie45   1811131-
Hawke35   7820--
Walters3   220--
Cowper8   2400--
Gleeson27   11431--

Australia first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WM Lawryc Knott b Brown066--  
IR Redpathc Cowdrey b Brown411161-  
RM Cowperc Graveney b Snow827271-  
KD Waltersc Knight b Brown2657724-  
AP Sheahanc Knott b Knight626351-  
IM Chappelllbw b Knight716161-  
NJN Hawkec Cowdrey b Knight23252--  
GD McKenzieb Brown514151-  
JW Gleesonc Cowdrey b Brown1417193-  
+BN Jarmanretired hurt011--  
AN Connollynot out003--  
Extras(2 lb, 4 nb)6
Total(all out, 33.4 overs)78
Fall of wickets:
1-1 (Lawry), 2-12 (Redpath), 3-23 (Cowper), 4-46 (Sheahan), 5-52 (Walters), 6-58 (Chappell), 7-63 (McKenzie), 8-78 (Gleeson), 9-78 (Hawke, 33.4 ov)
England bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Snow9   5141-3
Brown14   5425-1

Australia second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
*WM Lawryc Brown b Snow28991263-  
IR Redpathb Underwood531431678-  
RM Cowperc Underwood b Barrington3290926-  
KD Waltersb Underwood01212--  
AP Sheahannot out04452--  
IM Chappellnot out121612--  
NJN Hawkedid not bat      
GD McKenziedid not bat      
JW Gleesondid not bat      
+BN Jarmandid not bat      
AN Connollydid not bat      
Extras(2 nb)2
Total(4 wickets, 67 overs)127
Fall of wickets:
1-66 (Lawry), 2-93 (Redpath), 3-97 (Walters), 4-115 (Cowper)
England bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Snow12   5301-2
Brown19   9400--
Knight16   9350--
Underwood18   1582--
Barrington2   0121--

--> G Boycott (1) passed 13000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 34
--> TW Graveney (1) passed 44500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 8
--> NJN Hawke made his last appearance in Test matches
--> DJ Brown achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Test matches in the Australia first innings (previous best was 5-63)
--> DJ Brown reached 50 wickets in Test matches when he dismissed JW Gleeson, his 5th wicket in the Australia first innings
--> BR Knight reached 1000 wickets in first-class matches when he dismissed AP Sheahan, his 1st wicket in the Australia first innings
--> KF Barrington retired hurt in the England first innings having scored 61 (team score 271/5) - he returned when the score was 330/6
--> BN Jarman retired hurt in the Australia first innings having scored 0 (team score 78/8)





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