1978-1979 The Ashes - 2nd Test - Perth Standard Scorecard   
Match Date: 15th December, 1978  
Venue: WACA Ground, Perth
Toss: Australia  
Result: England won by 166 runs
Player of Match: R M Hogg

England 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
G Boycott lbw b Hurst 77  337  1  0 22.85  24.92%
G A Gooch c †Maclean b Hogg 1  10  0  0 10.00  0.32%
D W Randall c Wood b Hogg 0  3  0  0 0.00
J M Brearley* c †Maclean b Dymock 17  104  1  0 16.35  5.50%
D I Gower b Hogg 102  221  9  0 46.15  33.01%
I T Botham lbw b Hurst 11  28  1  0 39.29  3.56%
G Miller b Hogg 40  104  4  0 38.46  12.94%
R W Taylor c Hurst b Yardley 12  59  1  0 20.34  3.88%
J K Lever c Cosier b Hurst 14  40  0  0 35.00  4.53%
R G D Willis c Yallop b Hogg 2  20  0  0 10.00  0.65%
M Hendrick not out 7  25  1  0 28.00  2.27%
Extras (b 6, lb 9, w 3, nb 8) 26  
Total All Out   (117.5 overs @ 2.62 rpo) 309  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-3  Gooch   2-3  Randall   3-41  Brearley   4-199  Gower   
5-219  Botham   6-224  Boycott   7-253  Taylor   8-295  Lever   
9-300  Miller   10-309  Willis   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
R M Hogg 30.5 9 65 5 2.11  50.00%
G Dymock 34.0 4 72 1 2.12  10.00%
A G Hurst 26.0 7 70 3 2.69  30.00%
B Yardley 23.0 1 62 1 2.70  10.00%
G J Cosier 4.0 2 14 0 3.50
 
Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
G M Wood lbw b Lever 5  12  0  0 41.67  2.63%
W M Darling run out 25  63  1  0 39.68  13.16%
K J Hughes b Willis 16  44  1  0 36.36  8.42%
G N Yallop* b Willis 3  17  0  0 17.65  1.58%
P M Toohey not out 81  184  6  0 44.02  42.63%
G J Cosier c Gooch b Willis 4  24  0  0 16.67  2.11%
J A Maclean c Gooch b Miller 0  2  0  0 0.00
B Yardley c †Taylor b Hendrick 12  44  0  0 27.27  6.32%
R M Hogg c †Taylor b Willis 18  67  2  0 26.87  9.47%
G Dymock b Hendrick 11  72  0  0 15.28  5.79%
A G Hurst c †Taylor b Willis 5  6  1  0 83.33  2.63%
Extras (lb 7, w 1, nb 2) 10  
Total All Out   (66.5 overs @ 2.84 rpo) 190  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-8  Wood   2-34  Hughes   3-38  Yallop   4-60  Darling   
5-78  Cosier   6-79  Maclean   7-100  Yardley   8-128  Hogg   
9-185  Dymock   10-190  Hurst   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
J K Lever 7.0 0 20 1 2.86  10.00%
I T Botham 11.0 2 46 0 4.18
R G D Willis 18.5 5 44 5 2.34  50.00%
M Hendrick 14.0 1 39 2 2.79  20.00%
G Miller 16.0 6 31 1 1.94  10.00%
 
England 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
G Boycott lbw b Hogg 23  103  0  0 22.33  11.06%
G A Gooch lbw b Hogg 43  131  5  0 32.82  20.67%
D W Randall c Cosier b Yardley 45  65  3  0 69.23  21.63%
J M Brearley* c †Maclean b Hogg 0  1  0  0 0.00
D I Gower c †Maclean b Hogg 12  47  0  0 25.53  5.77%
I T Botham c Wood b Yardley 30  39  4  0 76.92  14.42%
G Miller c Toohey b Yardley 25  42  3  0 59.52  12.02%
J K Lever c †Maclean b Hurst 10  54  0  0 18.52  4.81%
R W Taylor c †Maclean b Hogg 2  33  0  0 6.06  0.96%
R G D Willis not out 3  21  0  0 14.29  1.44%
M Hendrick b Dymock 1  5  0  0 20.00  0.48%
Extras (lb 6, nb 8) 14  
Total All Out   (66.3 overs @ 3.13 rpo) 208  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-58  Boycott   2-93  Gooch   3-93  Brearley   4-135  Randall   
5-151  Gower   6-176  Botham   7-201  Lever   8-201  Miller   
9-206  Taylor   10-208  Hendrick   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
R M Hogg 17.0 2 57 5 3.35  50.00%
G Dymock 16.3 2 53 1 3.21  10.00%
A G Hurst 17.0 5 43 1 2.53  10.00%
B Yardley 16.0 1 41 3 2.56  30.00%
 
Australia 2nd Innings (target 328) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
G M Wood c †Taylor b Lever 64  168  3  0 38.10  39.75%
W M Darling c Boycott b Lever 5  9  1  0 55.56  3.11%
K J Hughes c Gooch b Willis 12  45  1  0 26.67  7.45%
G N Yallop* c †Taylor b Hendrick 3  23  0  0 13.04  1.86%
P M Toohey c †Taylor b Hendrick 0  1  0  0 0.00
G J Cosier lbw b Miller 47  74  4  0 63.51  29.19%
J A Maclean c Brearley b Miller 1  16  0  0 6.25  0.62%
B Yardley c Botham b Lever 7  19  1  0 36.84  4.35%
R M Hogg b Miller 0  8  0  0 0.00
G Dymock not out 6  9  1  0 66.67  3.73%
A G Hurst b Lever 5  5  0  0 100.00  3.11%
Extras (lb 3, w 4, nb 4) 11  
Total All Out   (46.1 overs @ 3.49 rpo) 161  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-8  Darling   2-36  Hughes   3-58  Yallop   4-58  Toohey   
5-141  Cosier   6-143  Wood   7-143  Maclean   8-147  Hogg   
9-151  Yardley   10-161  Hurst   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
R G D Willis 12.0 1 36 1 3.00  10.00%
J K Lever 8.1 2 28 4 3.43  40.00%
I T Botham 11.0 1 54 0 4.91
M Hendrick 8.0 3 11 2 1.38  20.00%
G Miller 7.0 4 21 3 3.00  30.00%
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - England 1st innings 190/3 (G Boycott 63*, DI Gower 101*)
Day 2 - Australia 1st innings 60/4 (PM Toohey 6*)
Day 3 - England 2nd innings 58/0 (G Boycott 23*, GA Gooch 26*)
Day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 11/1 (GM Wood 2*, KJ Hughes 1*)
Day 5 - Australia 2nd Innings 161, 46.1 overs - end of match