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Scorecard - The Ashes: 1st Test, 1972


England v Australia @ Old Trafford, Manchester
8, 9, 10, 12, 13 June 1972 (five-day match)

Toss: England (bat)
Umpires: CS Elliott, TW Spencer
Match Result: England won by 89 runs

England

    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Geoff Boycottc Keith Stackpole b John Gleeson8053--
2. John Edrichrun out ( > > )491361815-
3. Brian Luckhurst b David Colley1445582-
4. Mike Smithlbw b Dennis Lillee100541-
5. Basil D'Oliveira b Greg Chappell230722-
6. Tony Greiglbw b David Colley571231588-
+7. Alan Knottc Rod Marsh b Dennis Lillee1801111-
*8. Ray Illingworthnot out 2601252-
9. John Snow b David Colley3020--
10. Norman Giffordrun out ( > > )150703-
11. Geoff Arnoldc Bruce Francis b John Gleeson11215--

FOW 1-50 (Brian Luckhurst), 2-86 (Mike Smith), 3-99 (John Edrich), 4-118 (Basil D'Oliveira), 5-127 (Geoff Boycott), 6-190 (Tony Greig), 7-200 (Alan Knott), 8-209 (John Snow), 9-243 (Norman Gifford), 249 (Geoff Arnold).
Extras 10b, 9lb, 2w, 4nb, 0pen) 25
Total (for 10 wickets, 120.4 ovs) 249


Bowling O M R W Extras
Dennis Lillee2914402 (0w,0nb)
David Colley333833 (0w,0nb)
Greg Chappell166281 (0w,0nb)
Doug Walters5170 (0w,0nb)
Graeme Watson4280 (0w,0nb)
John Gleeson24.410452 (0w,0nb)
John Inverarity93130 (0w,0nb)


Australia

    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Keith Stackpolelbw b Geoff Arnold5301147-
2. Bruce Francislbw b Basil D'Oliveira277584--
*3. Ian Chappellc Mike Smith b Tony Greig001--
4. Greg Chappellc Tony Greig b John Snow2466812-
5. Graeme Watsonc Alan Knott b Geoff Arnold208--
6. Doug Waltersc Ray Illingworth b John Snow1701021-
7. John Inverarityc Alan Knott b Geoff Arnold406--
+8. Rod Marshc John Edrich b Geoff Arnold80141-
9. David Colley b John Snow1811--
10. John Gleeson b John Snow001--
11. Dennis Lilleenot out 1616--

FOW 1-68 (Bruce Francis), 2-69 (Ian Chappell), 3-91 (Keith Stackpole), 4-99 (Graeme Watson), 5-119 (Greg Chappell), 6-124 (John Inverarity), 7-134 (Rod Marsh), 8-137 (David Colley), 9-137 (John Gleeson), 142 (Doug Walters).
Extras 1b, 4lb, 0w, 0nb, 0pen) 5
Total (for 10 wickets, 58 ovs) 142


Bowling O M R W Extras
John Snow207414 (0w,0nb)
Geoff Arnold254624 (0w,0nb)
Tony Greig71211 (0w,0nb)
Basil D'Oliveira61131 (0w,0nb)


England

    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Geoff Boycottlbw b John Gleeson4701047-
2. John Edrichc Rod Marsh b Graeme Watson261041374-
3. Brian Luckhurstc Rod Marsh b David Colley0910--
4. Mike Smithc Rod Marsh b Dennis Lillee3401472-
5. Basil D'Oliveirac Graeme Watson b Dennis Lillee370707-
6. Tony Greig b Greg Chappell621161466-
+7. Alan Knottc Rod Marsh b Dennis Lillee1010--
*8. Ray Illingworthc Ian Chappell b Dennis Lillee140691-
9. John Snowlbw b Dennis Lillee001--
10. Norman Giffordc Rod Marsh b Dennis Lillee001--
11. Geoff Arnoldnot out 0-2--

FOW 1-60 (Geoff Boycott), 2-65 (Brian Luckhurst), 3-81 (John Edrich), 4-140 (Basil D'Oliveira), 5-182 (Mike Smith), 6-192 (Alan Knott), 7-234 (Ray Illingworth), 8-234 (John Snow), 9-234 (Norman Gifford), 234 (Tony Greig).
Extras 4b, 8lb, 0w, 1nb, 0pen) 13
Total (for 10 wickets, 86.2 ovs) 234


Bowling O M R W Extras
Dennis Lillee308666 (0w,0nb)
David Colley233681 (0w,0nb)
Greg Chappell21.26421 (0w,0nb)
Graeme Watson50291 (0w,0nb)
John Gleeson73161 (0w,0nb)


Australia

    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Keith Stackpole b Tony Greig6702016-
2. Bruce Francislbw b John Snow67101-
*3. Ian Chappellc Alan Knott b John Snow70371-
4. Greg Chappellc Basil D'Oliveira b Geoff Arnold2367722-
5. Graeme Watsonc & b John Snow003--
6. Doug Walters b Tony Greig200303-
7. John Inverarityc Brian Luckhurst b Basil D'Oliveira3016--
+8. Rod Marshc Alan Knott b Tony Greig91012394
9. David Colleyc Tony Greig b John Snow418181-
10. John Gleeson b Tony Greig300883-
11. Dennis Lilleenot out 024--

FOW 1-9 (Bruce Francis), 2-31 (Ian Chappell), 3-77 (Greg Chappell), 4-78 (Graeme Watson), 5-115 (Doug Walters), 6-120 (John Inverarity), 7-136 (Keith Stackpole), 8-147 (David Colley), 9-251 (Rod Marsh), 252 (John Gleeson).
Extras 0b, 0lb, 1w, 0nb, 0pen) 1
Total (for 10 wickets, 85.2 ovs) 252


Bowling O M R W Extras
John Snow272874 (0w,0nb)
Geoff Arnold202591 (0w,0nb)
Tony Greig19.27534 (0w,0nb)
Basil D'Oliveira164231 (0w,0nb)
Norman Gifford30290 (0w,0nb)




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