1972 The Ashes - 5th Test - London Standard Scorecard   
Match Date: 10th August, 1972  
Venue: Kennington Oval, London
Toss: England  
Result: Australia won by 5 wickets
Player of Match: No Award

England 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
B Wood c †Marsh b Watson 26  81  3  0 32.10  9.15%
J H Edrich lbw b Lillee 8  38  1  0 21.05  2.82%
P H Parfitt b Lillee 51  128  4  0 39.84  17.96%
J H Hampshire c Inverarity b Mallett 42  79  7  0 53.16  14.79%
B L D'Oliveira c G S Chappell b Mallett 4  6  1  0 66.67  1.41%
A W Greig c Stackpole b Mallett 16  25  3  0 64.00  5.63%
R Illingworth* c G S Chappell b Lillee 0  1  0  0 0.00
A P E Knott c †Marsh b Lillee 92  126  17  0 73.02  32.39%
J A Snow c †Marsh b Lillee 3  12  0  0 25.00  1.06%
G G Arnold b Inverarity 22  51  4  0 43.14  7.75%
D L Underwood not out 3  15  0  0 20.00  1.06%
Extras (lb 8, w 1, nb 8) 17  
Total All Out   (92.2 overs @ 3.08 rpo) 284  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-25  Edrich   2-50  Wood   3-133  Hampshire   4-142  D'Oliveira   
5-145  Parfitt   6-145  Illingworth   7-159  Greig   8-181  Snow   
9-262  Arnold   10-284  Knott   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
D K Lillee 24.2 7 58 5 2.38  50.00%
R A L Massie 27.0 5 69 0 2.56
G D Watson 12.0 4 23 1 1.92  10.00%
A A Mallett 23.0 4 80 3 3.48  30.00%
G S Chappell 2.0 0 18 0 9.00
R J Inverarity 4.0 0 19 1 4.75  10.00%
 
Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
G D Watson c †Knott b Arnold 13  20  2  0 65.00  3.26%
K R Stackpole b Snow 18  31  1  0 58.06  4.51%
I M Chappell* c Snow b Arnold 118  267  20  0 44.19  29.57%
G S Chappell c Greig b Illingworth 113  226  17  0 50.00  28.32%
R Edwards b Underwood 79  178  9  0 44.38  19.80%
A P Sheahan c Hampshire b Underwood 5  22  1  0 22.73  1.25%
R W Marsh b Underwood 0  4  0  0 0.00
R J Inverarity c Greig b Underwood 28  110  2  0 25.45  7.02%
A A Mallett run out 5  39  0  0 12.82  1.25%
R A L Massie b Arnold 4  21  0  0 19.05  1.00%
D K Lillee not out 0  0  0  0 0.00
Extras (lb 8, w 1, nb 7) 16  
Total All Out   (151.5 overs @ 2.63 rpo) 399  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-24  Watson   2-34  Stackpole   3-235  G S Chappell   4-296  I M Chappell   
5-310  Sheahan   6-310  Marsh   7-383  Edwards   8-387  Inverarity   
9-399  Massie   10-399  Mallett   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
G G Arnold 35.0 11 87 3 2.49  30.00%
J A Snow 34.5 5 111 1 3.19  10.00%
A W Greig 18.0 9 25 0 1.39
B L D'Oliveira 9.0 4 17 0 1.89
D L Underwood 38.0 16 90 4 2.37  40.00%
R Illingworth 17.0 4 53 1 3.12  10.00%
 
England 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
B Wood lbw b Massie 90  216  15  0 41.67  25.28%
J H Edrich b Lillee 18  54  2  0 33.33  5.06%
P H Parfitt b Lillee 18  21  2  0 85.71  5.06%
J H Hampshire c I M Chappell b Watson 20  39  3  0 51.28  5.62%
B L D'Oliveira c I M Chappell b Massie 43  96  8  0 44.79  12.08%
A W Greig c †Marsh b Lillee 29  72  6  0 40.28  8.15%
R Illingworth* lbw b Lillee 31  54  5  0 57.41  8.71%
A P E Knott b Lillee 63  98  9  0 64.29  17.70%
J A Snow c Stackpole b Mallett 14  44  1  0 31.82  3.93%
G G Arnold lbw b Mallett 4  38  1  0 10.53  1.12%
D L Underwood not out 0  8  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 11, lb 8, nb 7) 26  
Total All Out   (121.2 overs @ 2.93 rpo) 356  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-56  Edrich   2-81  Parfitt   3-114  Hampshire   4-194  Wood   
5-205  D'Oliveira   6-270  Greig   7-271  Illingworth   8-333  Snow   
9-356  Arnold   10-356  Knott   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
D K Lillee 32.2 8 123 5 3.80  50.00%
R A L Massie 32.0 10 77 2 2.41  20.00%
G D Watson 19.0 8 32 1 1.68  10.00%
A A Mallett 23.0 7 66 2 2.87  20.00%
R J Inverarity 15.0 4 32 0 2.13
 
Australia 2nd Innings (target 242) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
G D Watson lbw b Arnold 6  16  1  0 37.50  2.48%
K R Stackpole c †Knott b Greig 79  163  9  0 48.47  32.64%
I M Chappell* c sub b Underwood 37  149  5  0 24.83  15.29%
G S Chappell lbw b Underwood 16  56  2  0 28.57  6.61%
R Edwards lbw b Greig 1  10  0  0 10.00  0.41%
A P Sheahan not out 44  121  4  0 36.36  18.18%
R W Marsh not out 43  51  5  0 84.31  17.77%
R J Inverarity              
A A Mallett              
R A L Massie              
D K Lillee              
Extras (lb 6, nb 10) 16  
Total 5 wickets   (92.2 overs @ 2.62 rpo) 242  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-16  Watson   2-132  Stackpole   3-136  I M Chappell   4-137  Edwards   
5-171  G S Chappell   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
G G Arnold 15.0 5 26 1 1.73  10.00%
J A Snow 6.0 1 21 0 3.50
A W Greig 25.3 10 49 2 1.92  20.00%
D L Underwood 35.0 11 94 2 2.69  20.00%
R Illingworth 8.5 2 26 0 2.94
P H Parfitt 2.0 0 10 0 5.00
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - England 1st innings 267/9 (APE Knott 78*, DL Underwood 3*)
Day 2 - Australia 1st innings 274/3 (IM Chappell 107*, R Edwards 16*)
Day 3 - Australia 1st innings 394/8 (AA Mallett 3*, RAL Massie 2*)
Day 4 - England 2nd innings 227/5 (AW Greig 13*, R Illingworth 10*)
Day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 116/1 (KR Stackpole 70*, IM Chappell 29*)
Day 6 - Australia 2nd Innings 242/5, 92.2 overs - end of match