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Scorecard - The Ashes: 5th Test, 1978/79


Australia v England @ Adelaide Oval
27, 28, 29, 31 January, 1 February 1979 (five-day match)

Toss: Australia (field)
Umpires: RC Bailhache, MG O'Connell
Match Result: England won by 205 runs

England

    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Geoff Boycottc Kevin Wright b Alan Hurst6022--
*2. Mike Brearleyc Kevin Wright b Rodney Hogg21428--
3. Derek Randallc Phil Carlson b Alan Hurst41325--
4. Graham Goochc Kim Hughes b Rodney Hogg11010--
5. David Gowerlbw b Alan Hurst913181-
6. Ian Bothamc Kevin Wright b Jim Higgs749715862
7. Geoff Millerlbw b Rodney Hogg3189803-
+8. Bob Taylorrun out ( > > )42128--
9. John Emburey b Jim Higgs42125--
10. Bob Willisc Rick Darling b Rodney Hogg24202531
11. Mike Hendricknot out 0913--

FOW 1-10 (Geoff Boycott), 2-12 (Mike Brearley), 3-16 (Graham Gooch), 4-18 (Derek Randall), 5-27 (David Gower), 6-80 (Geoff Miller), 7-113 (Bob Taylor), 8-136 (John Emburey), 9-147 (Ian Botham), 169 (Bob Willis).
Extras 1b, 4lb, 3w, 2nb, 0pen) 10
Total (for 10 wickets, 40.4 ovs) 169


Bowling O M R W Extras
Rodney Hogg10.41264 (0w,0nb)
Alan Hurst141653 (0w,0nb)
Phil Carlson91340 (0w,0nb)
Bruce Yardley40250 (0w,0nb)
Jim Higgs3192 (0w,0nb)


Australia

    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Rick Darlingc Bob Willis b Ian Botham1503511
2. Graeme Woodc Derek Randall b John Emburey351172101-
3. Kim Hughesc John Emburey b Mike Hendrick4071-
*4. Graham Yallop b Mike Hendrick049--
5. Allan Borderc Bob Taylor b Ian Botham110201-
6. Phil Carlsonc Bob Taylor b Ian Botham058--
7. Bruce Yardley b Ian Botham2875794-
+8. Kevin Wrightlbw b John Emburey2969762-
9. Rodney Hogg b Bob Willis012--
10. Jim Higgsrun out ( > > )166379--
11. Alan Hurstnot out 173947--

FOW 1-5 (Kim Hughes), 2-10 (Graham Yallop), 3-22 (Allan Border), 4-24 (Phil Carlson), 5-72 (Bruce Yardley), 6-94 (Rick Darling), 7-114 (Graeme Wood), 8-116 (Rodney Hogg), 9-133 (Kevin Wright), 164 (Jim Higgs).
Extras 1b, 3lb, 0w, 5nb, 0pen) 9
Total (for 10 wickets, 53.4 ovs) 164


Bowling O M R W Extras
Bob Willis111551 (0w,0nb)
Mike Hendrick191452 (0w,0nb)
Ian Botham11.40424 (0w,0nb)
John Emburey127132 (0w,0nb)


England

    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Geoff Boycottc Kim Hughes b Alan Hurst4902652-
*2. Mike Brearleylbw b Phil Carlson96582--
3. Derek Randallc Bruce Yardley b Alan Hurst1550572-
4. Graham Gooch b Phil Carlson1874852-
5. David Gowerlbw b Jim Higgs2154723-
6. Ian Bothamc Bruce Yardley b Alan Hurst729301-
7. Geoff Millerc Kevin Wright b Alan Hurst642032355-
+8. Bob Taylorc Kevin Wright b Rodney Hogg973003616-
9. John Emburey b Rodney Hogg421321474-
10. Bob Willisc Kevin Wright b Rodney Hogg1218351-
11. Mike Hendricknot out 31016--

FOW 1-31 (Mike Brearley), 2-57 (Derek Randall), 3-97 (Graham Gooch), 4-106 (Geoff Boycott), 5-130 (Ian Botham), 6-132 (David Gower), 7-267 (Geoff Miller), 8-336 (Bob Taylor), 9-347 (John Emburey), 360 (Bob Willis).
Extras 1b, 16lb, 2w, 4nb, 0pen) 23
Total (for 10 wickets, 142.6 ovs) 360


Bowling O M R W Extras
Rodney Hogg27.67593 (0w,0nb)
Alan Hurst379974 (0w,0nb)
Phil Carlson278412 (0w,0nb)
Bruce Yardley206600 (0w,0nb)
Jim Higgs284751 (0w,0nb)
Allan Border3250 (0w,0nb)


Australia

    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Rick Darling b Ian Botham180492-
2. Graeme Woodrun out ( > > )94163--
3. Kim Hughesc David Gower b Mike Hendrick4602084-
*4. Graham Yallop b Mike Hendrick361761823-
5. Allan Border b Bob Willis1030--
6. Phil Carlsonc David Gower b Mike Hendrick2151742-
7. Bruce Yardleyc Mike Brearley b Bob Willis021--
+8. Kevin Wrightc John Emburey b Geoff Miller01616--
9. Rodney Hogg b Geoff Miller2710--
10. Jim Higgsnot out 31030--
11. Alan Hurst b Bob Willis131392-

FOW 1-31 (Rick Darling), 2-36 (Graeme Wood), 3-115 (Graham Yallop), 4-120 (Kim Hughes), 5-121 (Allan Border), 6-121 (Bruce Yardley), 7-124 (Kevin Wright), 8-130 (Rodney Hogg), 9-147 (Phil Carlson), 160 (Alan Hurst).
Extras 0b, 1lb, 0w, 10nb, 0pen) 11
Total (for 10 wickets, 67 ovs) 160


Bowling O M R W Extras
Bob Willis123413 (0w,0nb)
Mike Hendrick146193 (0w,0nb)
Ian Botham144371 (0w,0nb)
Geoff Miller183362 (0w,0nb)
John Emburey95160 (0w,0nb)




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