Northamptonshire v Australians
Australia in British Isles 1968
VenueCounty Ground, Northampton on 22nd, 23rd, 24th May 1968 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNorthamptonshire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultAustralians won by 10 wickets
UmpiresJS Buller, H Yarnold
Close of play day 1Australians (1) 157/4 (Lawry 41*, Inverarity 49*)
Close of play day 2Northamptonshire (2) 163/7 (Steele 19*, Johnson 2*)

Northamptonshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*RM Prideauxc Redpath b Renneberg4     
C Milburnc Taber b Freeman90     
HM Ackermanb Mallett36     
Mushtaq Mohammadc Inverarity b Mallett0     
P Willeyc Joslin b Mallett19     
BL Reynoldsc Gleeson b Freeman19     
DS Steelec Mallett b Freeman8     
MK Kettlec Taber b Renneberg4     
+LA Johnsonc Walters b Freeman11     
AJ Durosec Taber b Freeman3     
H Sullynot out1     
Extras(4 b, 2 lb, 2 nb)8
Total(all out, 57.3 overs)203
Fall of wickets:
1-13, 2-110, 3-116, 4-153, 5-164, 6-181, 7-188, 8-192, 9-202, 10-203 (57.3 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Renneberg12   4242--
Walters6   0250--
Gleeson10   2370--
Mallett9   0313--

Australians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WM Lawryc Kettle b Sully78     
IR Redpathc Johnson b Kettle10     
AP Sheahanb Kettle0     
KD Waltersc Johnson b Sully43     
LR Joslinb Kettle5     
RJ Inverarityrun out70     
EW Freemanb Durose116     
+HB Taberc Willey b Durose30     
AA Mallettnot out7     
JW Gleesonc Mushtaq Mohammad b Kettle4     
DA Rennebergb Durose0     
Extras(1 b, 7 lb, 4 nb)12
Total(all out, 108.3 overs)375
Fall of wickets:
1-14, 2-14, 3-75, 4-85, 5-199, 6-247, 7-356, 8-365, 9-370, 10-375 (108.3 ov)
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Kettle30   7684--
Sully26   41302--
Steele15   2520--
Milburn5   0150--
Mushtaq Mohammad2   050--
Willey1   020--
Ackerman4   0200--

Northamptonshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*RM Prideauxst Taber b Mallett26     
C Milburnb Mallett15     
HM Ackermanc Redpath b Mallett28     
Mushtaq Mohammadc Walters b Mallett0     
P Willeyc Redpath b Mallett0     
BL Reynoldslbw b Freeman57     
DS Steelec Redpath b Mallett28     
MK Kettlec Sheahan b Gleeson4     
+LA Johnsonlbw b Mallett15     
AJ Durosec Joslin b Gleeson1     
H Sullynot out1     
Extras(14 b, 1 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)17
Total(all out, 83.3 overs)192
Fall of wickets:
1-31, 2-48, 3-48, 4-48, 5-127, 6-142, 7-159, 8-183, 9-184, 10-192 (83.3 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Renneberg9   3180--
Freeman13   2511--
Gleeson30   17312--

Australians second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RJ Inveraritynot out15     
IR Redpathnot out6     
*WM Lawrydid not bat      
AP Sheahandid not bat      
KD Waltersdid not bat      
LR Joslindid not bat      
EW Freemandid not bat      
+HB Taberdid not bat      
AA Mallettdid not bat      
JW Gleesondid not bat      
DA Rennebergdid not bat      
Total(no wicket, 5.4 overs)21
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Kettle2   060--
Durose2   0100--
Reynolds1   040--

--> P Willey (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 6
--> EW Freeman (1) passed his previous highest score of 50 in First-Class matches
--> EW Freeman (1) made his first century in First-Class matches
--> AA Mallett achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Northamptonshire second innings (previous best was 6-75)