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England vs Australia 3rd ODI 1977 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - England vs Australia 3rd ODI 1977


Watch the highlights of England vs Australia 3rd ODI 1977 - Australia tour of England (Prudential Trophy) 3-match one-day international series of the 3rd ODI match played between Australia and England at The Oval, London in 06th June 1977.

Len Pascoe's three-wicket haul before An unbeaten maiden century from Greg Chappell and Richie Richardson's maiden half-century steers to Australia's record two-wicket victory over England and avoid the series whitewash in the third ODI.

Match Stats :
  • Australia chased 243 was their highest successful run-chase in One-day internationals, previous highest chase was 237 at Lord's in 1972.
  • Dennis Amiss became the first batsman to score four centuries in One-day international cricket history.
  • England's 242 was their sixth highest in One-day international and It was their highest total against Australia in ODIs, previous highest was 236 at Lord's in 1972.
  • Greg Chappell became the second Australian batsman to score a hundred in One-day internationals after Alan Turner.
  • Greg Chappell became the first Australian batsman to score a century against England in One-day international cricket history.
  • 161 : Mike Brearley and Dennis Amiss set up the record first-wicket partnership for England in One-day international, previously held by the 158-run stand between Barry Wood and Dennis Amiss against East Africa at Birmingham in the inaugural 1975 World Cup, It is the second highest opening partnership in ODIs and also the England's second highest opening stand in ODIs.
  • 148 : Richie Richardson and Greg Chappell set up the record second-wicket partnership for Australia in One-day international, previously held by the 136-run stand between Keith Stackpole and Ian Chappell against New Zealand at Dunedin in 1974, It is the second highest second-wicket partnership in ODIs and also the Australia's second highest any-wicket stand in ODIs.

England scored 242 for all-out in 54.2 overs with top scorer by Dennis Amiss 108 off 146-balls - which was his 4th ODI hundred & his second century against Australia in ODIs - including 7-fours.

Mike Brearley struck 78 off 113-balls including 11-fours and Chris Old 20.

Australia best bowler by Len Pascoe picked up 3-wickets, Jeff Thompson takes 2-wickets, Greg Chappell, Geoff Dymock, Kerry O'Keeffe and Ray Bright each took one-wickets.

Australia chased 246-8 in 53.2 overs with top scorer by Greg Chappell 125 not out off 137-balls - which was his 1st ODI hundred.

Richie Robinson struck 70 off 111-balls including 5-fours & a six and Doug Walters 12.

England best bowler by Bob Willis, Chris Old both took 2-wickets and one for Derek Underwood - John Lever.

Greg Chappell named Player of the match for his match-winning magnificent career-best unbeaten 125-runs knocked off facing 137-balls including 11-fours.

Greg Chappell contributed 174-runs and took six wickets to earned player of the series for Australia and Dennis Amiss for England, he contributed 151-runs.