England tour of Australia, 2006/07 / Commentary

The Ashes - 1st Test

Australia v England

Australia won by 277 runs

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30.3

Lee to Collingwood, SIX, shot! Banged in short, Collingwood uppercuts it over the slips and - what a crowd catch that is! The sightscreen operator moves to his right, gets his hands up high and takes a blinder.

England 97/3   PD Collingwood 39* (53b 4x4 1x6)   B Lee 6.3-0-32-0

51.3

Warne to Collingwood, SIX, Six! Collingwood takes two steps down and launches a big hit over the wide long-on boundary. Not thumped but timed

England 175/3   PD Collingwood 70* (120b 8x4 2x6)   SK Warne 16.3-4-53-2
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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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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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