Sussex v Australians
Australia in British Isles 1968
VenueCounty Ground, Hove on 15th, 17th, 18th June 1968 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossAustralians won the toss and decided to bat
ResultAustralians won by 5 wickets
UmpiresF Jakeman, WE Phillipson
Close of play day 1Sussex (1) 14/2 (A Buss 0*)
Close of play day 2Sussex (2) 241/5 (Griffith 35*, Cooper 33*)

Australians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WM Lawrylbw b MA Buss13     
RJ Inverarityb MA Buss15     
RM Cowperb Snow11     
AP Sheahanb Snow119     
IM Chappellc Greig b Snow13     
LR Joslinc A Buss b MA Buss26     
+HB Taberb Greig0     
EW Freemanc Greig b MA Buss26     
GD McKenziec Parks b Greig32     
JW Gleesonnot out19     
AN Connollyb Snow7     
Extras(8 b, 9 nb)17
Total(all out, 94.3 overs)298
Fall of wickets:
1-25, 2-32, 3-42, 4-80, 5-144, 6-153, 7-202, 8-259, 9-274, 10-298 (94.3 ov)
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
A Buss27   6630--
MA Buss26   11894--
Greig20   1652--
Suttle2   0120--

Sussex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
ASM Oakmanb Freeman7     
MA Bussb McKenzie4     
A Bussc Inverarity b McKenzie1     
KG Suttlec Taber b McKenzie12     
AW Greigrun out11     
*+JM Parkslbw b McKenzie2     
MG Griffithst Taber b Gleeson31     
GC Cooperc Inverarity b Connolly5     
TB Racionzerc Taber b Connolly3     
EJ Lewisc Gleeson b Connolly4     
JA Snownot out1     
Extras(1 b, 6 nb)7
Total(all out, 32.3 overs)88
Fall of wickets:
1-13, 2-14, 3-16, 4-28, 5-30, 6-47, 7-74, 8-81, 9-87, 10-88 (32.3 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McKenzie10   4254--
Freeman10   2371--
Gleeson5   361--

Sussex second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
ASM Oakmanb Gleeson40     
MA Bussc Cowper b McKenzie3     
KG Suttlec Freeman b Connolly15     
AW Greiglbw b Gleeson67     
*+JM Parksc Connolly b Cowper31     
MG Griffithc Taber b Gleeson100     
GC Cooperc Taber b Connolly41     
TB Racionzerb Connolly8     
A Bussc Freeman b Gleeson1     
EJ Lewisnot out2     
JA Snowb Gleeson5     
Extras(8 b, 1 lb, 7 nb, 1 w)17
Total(all out, 116.1 overs)330
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-36, 3-130, 4-133, 5-182, 6-288, 7-320, 8-322, 9-325, 10-330 (116.1 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McKenzie20   4601--
Freeman15   1580--
Connolly34   15813--
Cowper17   5431--

Australians second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WM Lawryc Oakman b MA Buss24     
RJ Inverarityc Parks b Lewis10     
RM Cowperc Lewis b A Buss23     
AP Sheahanc Parks b Lewis2     
IM Chappellb Lewis18     
LR Joslinnot out23     
+HB Tabernot out14     
EW Freemandid not bat      
GD McKenziedid not bat      
JW Gleesondid not bat      
AN Connollydid not bat      
Extras(4 lb, 5 nb)9
Total(5 wickets, 44.5 overs)123
Fall of wickets:
1-37, 2-37, 3-53, 4-81, 5-81
Sussex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Snow8   1170--
A Buss12   1381--
MA Buss8   3221--
Oakman2   110--

--> ASM Oakman (1) passed 21500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 7
--> KG Suttle (1) passed 27000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 3
--> MG Griffith (2) passed his previous highest score of 83 in First-Class matches
--> MG Griffith (2) made his first century in First-Class matches