Lowest Target Defended in Test Cricket is 85 Runs. Chosing to bat first in 1882, Australia were bowled out for 63 with Dick Barlow 5/19 and Ted Peate 4/31 doing the bulk of the damage. In reply, England could only manage 101 as Frederick Spofforth claimed 7/46.
In the second innings, Australia posted just 122, setting up a target of 85. But Spofforth was again the wrecker-in-chief as Billy Murdoch’s team still won the game by 7 runs.
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