Northamptonshire v Australians
Australia in British Isles 1981
VenueCounty Ground, Northampton on 11th, 12th, 13th July 1981 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresHD Bird, WL Budd
Close of play day 1Australians (1) 15/0 (Wood 12*, Kent 1*)
Close of play day 2Australians (1) 233/6 (Wellham 37*, Rixon 17*)

Northamptonshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*G Cook hit wkt b Lawson46     
W Larkinsb Beard29     
RJ Boyd-Mossb Hogg2     
AJ Lambb Hogg5     
P Willeylbw b Hogg47     
TJ Yardleyc Rixon b Lawson19     
+G Sharpb Bright36     
Sarfraz Nawaznot out34     
NA Mallenderc Rixon b Hogg0     
TM Lambc Rixon b Hogg4     
BJ Griffithsc Lawson b Hogg4     
Extras(1 b, 7 lb, 18 nb)26
Total(all out, 66.4 overs)252
Fall of wickets:
1-52, 2-68, 3-89, 4-122, 5-148, 6-194, 7-210, 8-220, 9-231, 10-252 (66.4 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lawson15   4452--
Beard16   7391--
Bright17   4551--

Australians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GM Woodc Mallender b Griffiths26     
MF Kentlbw b Sarfraz Nawaz1     
TM Chappelllbw b Willey71     
*KJ Hughesc Yardley b Sarfraz Nawaz51     
GN Yallopc Sharp b Griffiths16     
DM Wellhamnot out135     
GR Beardc Boyd-Moss b Sarfraz Nawaz10     
+SJ Rixonc Sarfraz Nawaz b Mallender30     
RJ Brightc Mallender b Boyd-Moss22     
GF Lawsonnot out35     
RM Hoggdid not bat      
Extras(11 b, 2 lb, 5 nb)18
Total(8 wickets, declared, 140 overs)415
Fall of wickets:
1-15, 2-41, 3-139, 4-167, 5-167, 6-207, 7-269, 8-320
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sarfraz Nawaz24   8503--
Griffiths24   7482--
Willey24   4671--
TM Lamb22   10400--
Mallender23   4741--
Boyd-Moss14   2661--
Cook7   1360--
Larkins1   0130--
Yardley1   030--

Northamptonshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*G Cookc Rixon b Bright25     
W Larkinsc Rixon b Lawson21     
RJ Boyd-Mossc and b Bright19     
AJ Lambc Kent b Bright8     
P Willeyc sub b Bright12     
TJ Yardleynot out38     
+G Sharpc sub b Bright0     
Sarfraz Nawazlbw b Hogg32     
NA Mallendernot out2     
TM Lambdid not bat      
BJ Griffithsdid not bat      
Extras(8 lb, 2 nb)10
Total(7 wickets, 65 overs)167
Fall of wickets:
1-41, 2-49, 3-62, 4-91, 5-92, 6-92, 7-159
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hogg11   2461--
Lawson6   1201--
Bright30   12575--
Yallop4   220--

--> TM Chappell (1) passed 2500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 13
--> KJ Hughes (1) passed 6000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 16
--> DM Wellham (1) passed his previous highest score of 128 in first-class matches
--> DM Wellham (1) passed 500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 18
--> GR Beard (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 3
--> RJ Bright (1) passed 2000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 5
--> GF Lawson (1) passed 500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 31
--> RM Hogg reached 200 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Northamptonshire first innings





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