England v Australia
Australia in British Isles 1968 (4th Test)
VenueHeadingley, Leeds on 25th, 26th, 27th, 29th, 30th July 1968 (5-day match)
Balls per over6
TossAustralia won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresJS Buller, AE Fagg
Close of play day 1Australia (1) 258/5 (Chappell 38*, Jarman 8*)
Close of play day 2England (1) 163/3 (Graveney 10*, Barrington 12*)
Close of play day 3Australia (2) 92/2 (Redpath 35*, Walters 1*)
Close of play day 4Australia (2) 283/6 (Jarman 4*, Freeman 1*)
Bowler of the MatchR Illingworth
Batsman of the MatchJH Edrich
Bowler of the MatchAN Connolly
Batsman of the MatchIM Chappell, DL Underwood
Bowler of the MatchDL Underwood
Batsman of the MatchRM Prideaux

Australia first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RJ Inverarityb Snow829271- 
RM Cowperb Snow271261571- 
IR Redpathb Illingworth9217619714- 
KD Waltersc Barrington b Underwood42961096- 
IM Chappellb Brown651962202- 
AP Sheahanc Knott b Snow3870714- 
*+BN Jarmanc Dexter b Brown103750-- 
EW Freemanb Underwood2131463- 
GD McKenzielbw b Underwood51826-- 
JW Gleesonnot out22220-- 
AN Connollyc Graveney b Underwood021-- 
Extras(4 lb, 1 nb)5
Total(all out, 133.4 overs)315
Fall of wickets:
1-10 (Inverarity), 2-104 (Cowper), 3-152 (Redpath), 4-188 (Walters), 5-248 (Sheahan), 6-267 (Jarman), 7-307 (Freeman), 8-309 (Chappell), 9-315 (McKenzie), 10-315 (Connolly, 133.4 ov)
England bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Snow35   3983--
Brown35   4992--
Illingworth29   15471--
Dexter7   0250--

England first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JH Edrichc Jarman b McKenzie621932007- 
RM Prideauxc Freeman b Gleeson641701708- 
ER Dexterb McKenzie1038392- 
*TW Graveneyc Cowper b Connolly371161303- 
KF Barringtonb Connolly491891855- 
KWR Fletcherc Jarman b Connolly078-- 
+APE Knottlbw b Freeman46072-- 
R Illingworthc Gleeson b Connolly61820-- 
JA Snowb Connolly024-- 
DJ Brownb Cowper1446531- 
DL Underwoodnot out4546526- 
Extras(1 b, 7 lb, 3 nb)11
Total(all out, 147 overs)302
Fall of wickets:
1-123 (Prideaux), 2-136 (Edrich), 3-141 (Dexter), 4-209 (Graveney), 5-215 (Fletcher), 6-235 (Barrington), 7-237 (Knott), 8-241 (Illingworth), 9-241 (Snow), 10-302 (Brown, 147 ov)
Australia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McKenzie39   20612--
Freeman22   6601--
Gleeson25   5681--
Connolly39   13725--
Cowper18   10241--
Chappell4   160--

Australia second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RJ Inveraritylbw b Illingworth34961053- 
RM Cowperst Knott b Illingworth52441-- 
IR Redpathc Edrich b Snow481291376- 
KD Waltersc Graveney b Snow561841983- 
IM Chappellc Barrington b Underwood812282455- 
AP Sheahanst Knott b Illingworth311041002- 
*+BN Jarmanst Knott b Illingworth43633-- 
EW Freemanb Illingworth102526-1 
GD McKenziec Snow b Illingworth1046482- 
JW Gleesonc Knott b Underwood751411- 
AN Connollynot out023-- 
Extras(13 b, 8 lb, 5 nb)26
Total(all out, 154.1 overs)312
Fall of wickets:
1-28 (Cowper), 2-81 (Inverarity), 3-119 (Redpath), 4-198 (Walters), 5-273 (Sheahan), 6-281 (Chappell), 7-283 (Jarman), 8-296 (Freeman), 9-311 (McKenzie), 10-312 (Gleeson, 154.1 ov)
England bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Snow24   3512--
Brown27   5790--
Illingworth51   22876--
Dexter1   030--
Barrington6   1140--

England second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JH Edrichc Jarman b Connolly651581647- 
RM Prideauxb McKenzie299-- 
ER Dexterb Connolly38941004- 
*TW Graveneyc and b Cowper4163794- 
KF Barringtonnot out46104986- 
KWR Fletchernot out2383701- 
+APE Knottdid not bat      
R Illingworthdid not bat      
JA Snowdid not bat      
DJ Browndid not bat      
DL Underwooddid not bat      
Extras(7 lb, 8 nb)15
Total(4 wickets, 84 overs)230
Fall of wickets:
1-4 (Prideaux), 2-81 (Dexter), 3-134 (Edrich), 4-168 (Graveney)
Australia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McKenzie25   2651--
Freeman6   1250--
Gleeson11   4260--
Connolly31   10682--
Cowper5   0221--
Chappell5   360--
Inverarity1   030--

--> RJ Inverarity made his debut in Test matches
--> EW Freeman (1) passed his previous highest score of 18 in Test matches
--> RM Prideaux made his debut in Test matches
--> TW Graveney (1) passed 4500 runs in Test matches when he reached 22
--> KWR Fletcher made his debut in Test matches
--> DL Underwood (1) passed his previous highest score of 14 in Test matches
--> RM Cowper (2) passed 10000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 1
--> IR Redpath (2) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches for the season when he reached 48
--> KD Walters (2) passed 1000 runs in Test matches when he reached 55
--> IM Chappell (2) passed 5500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 60
--> AP Sheahan (2) passed 2500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 24
--> AN Connolly achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Test matches when he dismissed JA Snow in the England first innings (previous best was 4-54)
--> AN Connolly reached 400 wickets in first-class matches when he dismissed KWR Fletcher, his 2nd wicket in the England first innings
--> DL Underwood reached 700 wickets in first-class matches when he dismissed JW Gleeson, his 2nd wicket in the Australia second innings





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