Kent v Australians
Australia in British Isles 1972
VenueSt Lawrence Ground, Canterbury on 19th, 21st, 22nd August 1972 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossAustralians won the toss and decided to bat
ResultAustralians won by 9 wickets
UmpiresWE Phillipson, PB Wight
Close of play day 1Kent (1) 44/2 (Nicholls 26*, Cowdrey 2*)
Close of play day 2Kent (2) 242/6 (Johnson 15*, Shepherd 2*)

Australians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*KR Stackpolec Luckhurst b Julien15      
BC Francislbw b Julien1      
AP Sheahanc Knott b Graham2      
KD Waltersb Johnson150      
GS Chappellnot out141      
R Edwardsnot out14      
+HB Taberdid not bat      
JR Hammonddid not bat      
DJ Colleydid not bat      
AA Mallettdid not bat      
JW Gleesondid not bat      
Extras(4 lb, 3 nb)7
Total(4 wickets, declared, 82 overs)330
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-10, 3-24, 4-290
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Graham14   1481--
Julien12   3442--
Shepherd17   6460--
Woolmer9   2400--
Johnson15   1811--
Underwood15   3640--

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*BW Luckhurstc Chappell b Hammond2      
GW Johnsonc Taber b Hammond10      
D Nichollsst Taber b Gleeson50      
MC Cowdreyc Chappell b Colley17      
AGE Ealhamc Edwards b Gleeson15      
RA Woolmerb Gleeson9      
+APE Knottnot out18      
JN Shepherdc Sheahan b Gleeson0      
BD Julienc Chappell b Gleeson0      
DL Underwoodc Chappell b Gleeson4      
JN Grahamc sub b Mallett0      
Extras(1 b, 1 lb, 12 nb)14
Total(all out, 43.4 overs)139
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-22, 3-81, 4-105, 5-106, 6-122, 7-126, 8-126, 9-138, 10-139 (43.4 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Colley15   3431--
Hammond13   2402--
Gleeson10   4216--

Kent second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
*BW Luckhurstc Edwards b Gleeson15      
D Nichollsc Chappell b Mallett31      
MC Cowdreyc Walters b Chappell64      
AGE Ealhamlbw b Chappell68      
+APE Knottc sub b Chappell40      
RA Woolmerc Walters b Chappell0      
GW Johnsonb Hammond22      
JN Shepherdnot out13      
BD Julienb Hammond8      
DL Underwoodc and b Hammond2      
JN Grahamc sub b Gleeson8      
Extras(2 lb, 5 nb)7
Total(all out, 76.2 overs)278
Fall of wickets:
1-38, 2-58, 3-179, 4-198, 5-198, 6-235, 7-253, 8-261, 9-265, 10-278 (76.2 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hammond17   2483--
Mallett16   2631--
Chappell13   6244--
Stackpole10   2390--
Walters2   140--

Australians second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BC Francisc Johnson b Woolmer51      
+HB Tabernot out28      
JR Hammondnot out9      
*KR Stackpoledid not bat      
AP Sheahandid not bat      
KD Waltersdid not bat      
GS Chappelldid not bat      
R Edwardsdid not bat      
DJ Colleydid not bat      
AA Mallettdid not bat      
JW Gleesondid not bat      
Extras(1 lb, 1 nb)2
Total(1 wicket, 25.2 overs)90
Fall of wickets:
1-64 (Francis)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Graham5   0170--
Julien3   0230--
Woolmer7   3131--
Underwood5   2130--
Nicholls3   0140--

--> KD Walters (1) passed 8500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 78
--> GS Chappell (1) passed 8500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 123
--> RA Woolmer (1) passed 1500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 7
--> JR Hammond reached 100 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Kent first innings





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