England tour of Australia, 2006/07 / Commentary

The Ashes - 1st Test

Australia v England

Australia won by 277 runs

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119.1

Giles to Clarke, SIX, BOSH! Clarke steps down the pitch and smacks Giles over his head for the first six of the innings. That was huge

Australia 443/4   MJ Clarke 21* (34b 2x4 1x6)   AF Giles 20.1-2-64-1

145.1

Anderson to Clark, SIX, bosh! That's big! Clark, not messing round, lifts a short-ish delivery in front of midwicket

Australia 554/8   SR Clark 19* (9b 2x4 1x6)   JM Anderson 28.1-6-131-1

145.2

Anderson to Clark, SIX, and again! This time it's straighter, over wide long-on, but the result is the same - a hooked six

Australia 560/8   SR Clark 25* (10b 2x4 2x6)   JM Anderson 28.2-6-137-1
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Series Results
Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 2-5, 2007
Australia won by 10 wickets
Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 26-28, 2006
Australia won by an innings and 99 runs
Australia v England at Perth - Dec 14-18, 2006
Australia won by 206 runs
Australia v England at Adelaide - Dec 1-5, 2006
Australia won by 6 wickets
Australia v England at Brisbane - Nov 23-27, 2006
Australia won by 277 runs
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Photos

Nov 27, 2006

Dad's Army: Justin Langer, Ricky Ponting, Shane Warne, Matthew Hayden and Glenn McGrath celebrate the win at Brisbane, Australia v England, 1st Test, Brisbane, November 27, 2006

Dad's Army: Justin Langer, Ricky Ponting, Shane Warne, Matthew Hayden and Glenn McGrath celebrate the win

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Nov 27, 2006

Glenn McGrath raises a stump in celebration after Australia trounce England at Brisbane, Australia v England, 1st Test, Brisbane, November 27, 2006

Glenn McGrath raises a stump in celebration after Australia trounce England at Brisbane

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