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England vs Australia 2nd ODI 1977 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - England vs Australia 2nd ODI 1977


Watch the highlights of England vs Australia 2nd ODI 1977 - Australia tour of England (Prudential Trophy) 3-match one-day international series of the 2nd ODI match played between Australia and England at Edgbaston, Birmingham in 04th June 1977.

Dennis Amiss, Chris Old's each 35 and All-round display from John Lever's unbeaten 27 with four-wicket haul gives England's record 101-run victory over Australia, despite a maiden five-wicket hauls from Greg Chappell - Gary Cosier and took an unbeatable 2-0 lead to seal the series in a one-sided game of the second ODI.

Match Stats :
  • England's 101-run win was their third largest victory by terms of runs in One-day internationals.
  • Greg Chappell became the third Australian bowler to claimed a five-wicket haul in One-day internationals after Gary Gilmour and Dennis Lillee and overall the fifth player in ODIs.
  • Greg Chappell became the second Australian player to took five-wicket haul against England in One-day internationals after Gary Gilmour.
  • Gary Cosier became the third Australian player to took five-wicket haul against England in One-day internationals after Gary Gilmour and Greg Chappell.
  • Gary Cosier became the fourth Australian bowler to claimed a five-wicket haul in One-day internationals after Gary Gilmour, Dennis Amiss and Greg Chappell and overall the sixth player in ODIs.
  • England's 171 was their fourth lowest score in the completed innings in One-day international and It is their second lowest total against Australia in ODIs.
  • Australia's 70 was the lowest score ever in One-day international cricket history, previous lowest was 81 by England against Pakistan at same venue in 1974.
  • John Lever's 4 for 29 was his best bowling performance for England in One-day international and the second best bowling figures by an England bowler against Australia in ODIs after Geoff Arnold's 4 for 27.

England scored modest total of 171 for all-out in 53.5 overs with top scorer by Dennis Amiss struck 35 off 52-balls including 5-fours.

Chris Old cracked a 35 off 59-balls including 6-fours, John Lever 27 not out and Graham Barlow 25.

Australia best bowler by Gary Cosier claimed a career-best 5-wicket haul for 18-runs in 8.5-overs including three maidens.

Greg Chappell claimed a career-best 5-wicket haul for 20-runs in 11-overs including five maidens.

Australia scored 70 for all-out in 25.2 overs with top scorer by Greg Chappell cracked a 19 off 21-balls including 4-fours, Ray Bright 17 not out and Debutant Richie Robinson - who scored 12 off consuming 32-balls on his debut ODI match - included two boundaries.

England best bowler by John Lever 4-29, Bob Willis took 2-wickets and one for Tony Greig - Chris Old.

John Lever named Player of the match for his pace bowling attack to claimed a career-best 4-wickets for 29-runs in 11-overs including two maidens with economy rate of 2.63.