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Scorecard - The Ashes: 6th Test, 1978/79


Australia v England @ Sydney Cricket Ground
10, 11, 12, 14 February 1979 (five-day match)

Toss: Australia (bat)
Umpires: AR Crafter, DG Weser
Match Result: England won by 9 wickets

Australia

    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Graeme Woodc Ian Botham b Mike Hendrick1525302-
2. Andrew Hilditchrun out ( > > )3018--
3. Kim Hughesc Ian Botham b Bob Willis160992-
*4. Graham Yallopc David Gower b Ian Botham12121226713-
5. Peter Tooheyc Bob Taylor b Ian Botham83746--
6. Phil Carlsonc Graham Gooch b Ian Botham256--
7. Bruce Yardley b John Emburey715141-
+8. Kevin Wrightst Bob Taylor b John Emburey3119--
9. Rodney Hoggc John Emburey b Geoff Miller946471-
10. Jim Higgsnot out 945521-
11. Alan Hurst b Ian Botham011--

FOW 1-18 (Andrew Hilditch), 2-19 (Graeme Wood), 3-67 (Kim Hughes), 4-101 (Peter Toohey), 5-109 (Phil Carlson), 6-116 (Bruce Yardley), 7-124 (Kevin Wright), 8-159 (Rodney Hogg), 9-198 (Graham Yallop), 198 (Alan Hurst).
Extras 0b, 3lb, 0w, 2nb, 0pen) 5
Total (for 10 wickets, 60.7 ovs) 198


Bowling O M R W Extras
Bob Willis114481 (0w,0nb)
Mike Hendrick122211 (0w,0nb)
Ian Botham9.71574 (0w,0nb)
John Emburey183482 (0w,0nb)
Geoff Miller93131 (0w,0nb)
Geoff Boycott1060 (0w,0nb)


England

    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Geoff Boycottc Andrew Hilditch b Alan Hurst190911-
*2. Mike Brearleyc Peter Toohey b Jim Higgs461482003-
3. Derek Randalllbw b Rodney Hogg79141-
4. Graham Goochst Kevin Wright b Jim Higgs7413614871
5. David Gowerc Kevin Wright b Jim Higgs651111416-
6. Ian Bothamc Phil Carlson b Bruce Yardley2353542-
7. Geoff Millerlbw b Alan Hurst1884892-
+8. Bob Taylornot out 361181602-
9. John Embureyc Andrew Hilditch b Alan Hurst01820--
10. Bob Willis b Jim Higgs106370--
11. Mike Hendrickc & b Bruce Yardley073--

FOW 1-37 (Geoff Boycott), 2-46 (Derek Randall), 3-115 (Mike Brearley), 4-182 (Graham Gooch), 5-233 (Ian Botham), 6-247 (David Gower), 7-270 (Geoff Miller), 8-280 (John Emburey), 9-306 (Bob Willis), 308 (Mike Hendrick).
Extras 3b, 5lb, 0w, 2nb, 0pen) 10
Total (for 10 wickets, 103 ovs) 308


Bowling O M R W Extras
Rodney Hogg186421 (0w,0nb)
Alan Hurst204583 (0w,0nb)
Bruce Yardley2521052 (0w,0nb)
Phil Carlson101240 (0w,0nb)
Jim Higgs308694 (0w,0nb)


Australia

    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Graeme Woodc Bob Willis b Geoff Miller2978963-
2. Andrew Hilditchc Bob Taylor b Mike Hendrick1019--
3. Kim Hughesc Graham Gooch b John Emburey70261-
*4. Graham Yallopc Bob Taylor b Geoff Miller17120107--
5. Peter Tooheyc Graham Gooch b John Emburey023--
6. Phil Carlsonc Ian Botham b John Emburey021--
7. Bruce Yardleynot out 611471603-
+8. Kevin Wrightc Geoff Boycott b Geoff Miller56255--
9. Rodney Hogg b Geoff Miller72524--
10. Jim Higgsc Ian Botham b John Emburey245--
11. Alan Hurstc & b Geoff Miller417161-

FOW 1-8 (Andrew Hilditch), 2-28 (Kim Hughes), 3-48 (Graeme Wood), 4-48 (Peter Toohey), 5-48 (Phil Carlson), 6-82 (Graham Yallop), 7-114 (Kevin Wright), 8-130 (Rodney Hogg), 9-136 (Jim Higgs), 143 (Alan Hurst).
Extras 3b, 6lb, 0w, 1nb, 0pen) 10
Total (for 10 wickets, 61.1 ovs) 143


Bowling O M R W Extras
Bob Willis30150 (0w,0nb)
Mike Hendrick73221 (0w,0nb)
John Emburey244524 (0w,0nb)
Geoff Miller27.16445 (0w,0nb)


England

    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Geoff Boycottc Kim Hughes b Jim Higgs13035--
*2. Mike Brearleynot out 2030392-
3. Derek Randallnot out 022--
4. Graham Gooch
5. David Gower
6. Ian Botham
7. Geoff Miller
+8. Bob Taylor
9. John Emburey
10. Bob Willis
11. Mike Hendrick

FOW 1-31 (Geoff Boycott).
Extras 0b, 0lb, 0w, 2nb, 0pen) 2
Total (for 1 wickets, 10.2 ovs) 35


Bowling O M R W Extras
Bruce Yardley5.20210 (0w,0nb)
Jim Higgs51121 (0w,0nb)




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