England tour of Australia, 2006/07 / Commentary

The Ashes - 3rd Test

Australia v England

Australia won by 206 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

50.1

Mahmood to Hussey, no run, straight and a touch short but that's well defended on the back foot with Hussey walking into that shot

50.2

Mahmood to Hussey, no run, a long-hop, a bit wide and short, but got away with that miscue

50.3

Mahmood to Hussey, no run, much better, angled across the lefthander, with a tight angle, and that's just to say well left alone

Plenty of atmosphere at the WACA now

50.4

Mahmood to Hussey, no run, defended into the covers

50.5

Mahmood to Hussey, no run, straight and in need of defence: the solid Hussey provides it, again on the back foot

50.6

Mahmood to Hussey, no run, 'No', bellows Hussey as he defends that one forward

One slip, short leg, backward point

End of over 51 (maiden) Australia 172/5
MEK Hussey    42* (100b 6x4)      SI Mahmood    3-2-3-0
AC Gilchrist    0* (0b)      MS Panesar    14-2-61-2

51.1

Panesar to Gilchrist, no run, that one drops in short but that's defended

51.2

Panesar to Gilchrist, no run, comes forward and is solid once more in defence

51.3

Panesar to Gilchrist, no run, more defence, more solidity. Good stuff from Gilchrist

51.4

Panesar to Gilchrist, OUT, but Panesar has struck again! This time Gilchrist comes forward to defend and the ball cannons off his pad onto his inside edge and balloons up to Ian Bell at short leg and he scrambles over and takes a catch over his shoulder at a stretch. Great catch, Gilchrist doesn't wait for the decision and Monty's on fire.

AC Gilchrist c Bell b Panesar 0 (7m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

And it's Warne to survive until tea

51.5

Panesar to Warne, no run, defended watchfully on the back foot first up

51.6

Panesar to Warne, 2 runs, played round to fine leg and they scramble two

51.6

Panesar to Warne, 2 runs, played round to fine leg and they scramble two

Standing ovation for Panesar who positively delights in that. So much for Ponting's assertion that his lefties would like the ball turning across them

End of over 52 (2 runs) Australia 174/6
SK Warne    2* (2b)      MS Panesar    15-2-63-3
MEK Hussey    42* (100b 6x4)      SI Mahmood    3-2-3-0

52.1

Mahmood to Hussey, no run, driven to cover

52.2

Mahmood to Hussey, no run, defended on the front foot

52.3

Mahmood to Hussey, FOUR, lovely off-drive, just leans forward to meet that one and time it all the way to the boundary. Glorious stuff and Hussey is heading towards a well-deserved half-century

52.4

Mahmood to Hussey, no run, shoulders arms to that one

Mahmood gets a warning for running down the pitch

52.5

Mahmood to Hussey, no run, pitches on a good length and just nips away off the seam through to Jones

52.6

Mahmood to Hussey, no run, round the wicket, angled into the left-hander who can only defend it on the front foot

52.6

Mahmood to Hussey, no run, round the wicket, angled into the left-hander who can only defend it on the front foot

Panesar's got more than enough time to get in another over before tea

End of over 53 (4 runs) Australia 178/6
MEK Hussey    46* (106b 7x4)      SI Mahmood    4-2-7-0
SK Warne    2* (2b)      MS Panesar    15-2-63-3

53.1

Panesar to Warne, no run, just a fraction short and that's driven gently to cover

53.2

Panesar to Warne, 2 runs, in the air.... but safe. Mahmood gives chase from mid-on as that one, a big slog-swept moo, lands in cow corner. Warne paying no heed to the imminent tea break, here

53.3

Panesar to Warne, no run, defended on the front foot

53.4

Panesar to Warne, no run, defended again

53.5

Panesar to Warne, FOUR, great shot, that. Panesar dragged the ball down just a shade too short and Warne is quickly over the ball and down on one knee to pull it through square

53.6

Panesar to Warne, no run, defended this time - and that's tea

It'll be Mahmood to open the bowling after tea, who looked in good shape before the interval; plenty of pace and fairly decent control

Afternoon all, Will here. Terrific two sessions for England, but that man Mike Hussey is still there, like a limpet; he likes batting with the tail, too. Buyer beware. Or rather, bowler beware. England are eagerly jogging out onto the pitch followed by Hussey and Shane Warne, and we're ready for another session.

Tea Well, another good session from England, Panesar leading the charge with three wickets, and there are two for Harmison, too. Hussey is standing firm for the home side, though, and he's just been joined by Warne, who has plenty of shots and is looking in the mood to play - he's certainly aggressive out there. After the break, Will will take you through the opening exchanges of the evening session. Over to you, Will.

End of over 54 (6 runs) Australia 184/6
SK Warne    8* (8b 1x4)      MS Panesar    16-2-69-3
MEK Hussey    46* (106b 7x4)      SI Mahmood    4-2-7-0

Around the wicket to the left hander

54.1

Mahmood to Hussey, FOUR, welcome back, Mahmood; a perfect, beautiful cover drive for four to bring up yet another fifty. What a fine shot

54.2

Mahmood to Hussey, FOUR, edged! But, in fairness to Hussey he played it with soft hands, guiding it down past the slips to a vacant third man. So...not an edge, then.

54.3

Mahmood to Hussey, no run, much fuller from Mahmood this time, and Hussey defends it very firmly

54.4

Mahmood to Hussey, no run, quicker - a better length too - but Hussey rocks back and glances it fine, although can't find the gap

54.5

Mahmood to Hussey, no run, just short of a length but this is a good line from Mahmood, teasing Hussey outside his off stump who shoulders arms

54.6

Mahmood to Hussey, no run, good end to the over, a nagging line on or just outside off stump and he leaves alone

So it's Monty to Shane Warne

End of over 55 (8 runs) Australia 192/6
MEK Hussey    54* (112b 9x4)      SI Mahmood    5-2-15-0
SK Warne    8* (8b 1x4)      MS Panesar    16-2-69-3

55.1

Panesar to Warne, no run, comes forward quite firmly, head over the ball, and defends

55.2

Panesar to Warne, 1 run, tosses this up on leg stump - wide of leg, in fact - and they jog through for a single, reluctantly...I think Warne prefers Monty to Mahmood

55.3

Panesar to Hussey, 1 run, flicked off his legs through midwicket

55.4

Panesar to Warne, 3 runs, bosh! There goes Warne. A good-old-fashioned heave across the line, albeit without timing and Mahmood does well to chase it down

55.5

Panesar to Hussey, no run, Hussey times this off the back foot, but straight into the covers. Monty jumps up excitedly as though stung by a wasp

55.6

Panesar to Hussey, no run, and Hussey hides the bat to the final ball of the over

End of over 56 (5 runs) Australia 197/6
MEK Hussey    55* (115b 9x4)      MS Panesar    17-2-74-3
SK Warne    12* (11b 1x4)      SI Mahmood    5-2-15-0

56.1

Mahmood to Warne, no run, and Warne goes for an expansive cover drive but can only bosh it back just past the bowler

56.2

Mahmood to Warne, 2 runs, crack! Warne's desperate to get on a roll here (not a sandwich roll, although I'm sure he wouldn't mind that either), crashing this off the back foot...but he was rather beaten by the pace

56.3

Mahmood to Warne, no run, nasty from Mahmood, a good bouncer which Warne fended off

Rudi's not happy with Mahmood following through. He's already had one warning; another one and he's out of the attack

56.4

Mahmood to Warne, 1 run, again fended off, but played neatly, dropping his hands and scampering through for a single

56.5

Mahmood to Hussey, 1 run, worked around the corner off his hip for a single

56.6

Mahmood to Warne, no run, oof, very well bowled - the yorker, but Warne digs it out with his spade

End of over 57 (4 runs) Australia 201/6
SK Warne    15* (16b 1x4)      SI Mahmood    6-2-19-0
MEK Hussey    56* (116b 9x4)      MS Panesar    17-2-74-3

57.1

Panesar to Hussey, 3 runs, pushed out into the covers, well run

57.2

Panesar to Warne, no run, tossed up on middle but Warne comes forward, confidently, and defends this firmly

57.3

Panesar to Warne, 1 run, again tossed up - slower, too but Warne again won't be tempted into smashing it

57.4

Panesar to Hussey, no run, on the back foot, Warne turns this around the corner for a single

Over the wicket

57.5

Panesar to Hussey, no run, and Monty jumps up excitedly again as Hussey prods this into the covers

57.6

Panesar to Hussey, no run, Hussey rocks back onto his stumps, turns the blade and works it off his hip to leg. He's so quick on his feet

End of over 58 (4 runs) Australia 205/6
MEK Hussey    59* (120b 9x4)      MS Panesar    18-2-78-3
SK Warne    16* (18b 1x4)      SI Mahmood    6-2-19-0

Warne's standing with one hand on hip, and the other wielding his bat like an axe. One slip - just one slip for Warne...

58.1

Mahmood to Warne, FOUR, too wide, too short and Warne uppercuts it wide of third man for four. Great shot. Very Warne; cavalier and enterprising

58.2

Mahmood to Warne, FOUR, ooh and this is again short, Warne pulls it with Caribbean flamingo flair, gets a glove which just evades the diving Jones behind the stumps. Four more.

Dangerous, this...

58.3

Mahmood to Warne, 1 run, and here he goes again! Fetches this from outside off to deep midwicket

Around the wicket to Hussey

58.4

Mahmood to Hussey, no run, Mahmood flings this down at Hussey, fuller than his over so far, and it's defended

58.5

Mahmood to Hussey, no run, too straight, allowing Hussey to work it off middle stump but it's straight to midwicket who prevents the single

58.6

Mahmood to Hussey, no run, an attempted slower ball which Mike Atherton described as "a fraction wide." Frankly that does a disservice to wide fractions around the world

Monty to continue. Parmesan Tony. The Montster. Cricinfo's columnist, whatever you want to call him

End of over 59 (9 runs) Australia 214/6
MEK Hussey    59* (123b 9x4)      SI Mahmood    7-2-28-0
SK Warne    25* (21b 3x4)      MS Panesar    18-2-78-3

59.1

Panesar to Warne, OUT, GODDIM! What a day Monty's having - a mirror of Symonds's dismissal as Monty tosses this outside off stump, short, Warne tries to cut but gets a thin edge to Jones. And there ends Warne's cameo

SK Warne c †Jones b Panesar 25 (32m 22b 3x4 0x6) SR: 113.63

Slip, short leg, silly point, backward point, cover, mid-off, mid-on, midwicket, backward square

"There's a whole ring of goons on the pitch," reports Cricinfo's resident goon-at-the-ground, Andrew Miller. "Clearly expecting trouble. Presumably they'll move when play resumes."

Dream, dream Ashes debut for Panesar this. The pressure he was under was huge, with the media and public all calling for his selection. But he's responded quite brilliantly. No England spinner has ever taken five wickets at the WACA...

59.2

Panesar to Lee, no run, on off stump, turning away just a touch - bit too flat from Monty really - and Lee comes solidly forward

59.3

Panesar to Lee, 1 run, Lee comes lunging forward here - a real clumpy lunge - and angles the bat to guide it through the covers

59.4

Panesar to Hussey, FOUR, meanwhile Hussey carries on as though in his own bubble, making this into a half volley, timing it through extra cover for four. Simple. Easy.

59.5

Panesar to Hussey, no run, a little shorter, and slower, Hussey can only find midwicket

59.6

Panesar to Hussey, 1 run, shorter still and he goes back, quickly, pulling it hard but again only for a single

Ah, now then. It's the big Harmy, the big GBH, the big..well, it's Steve Harmison to bowl. One slip, gully, sweeper on cover boundary, deep backward square, point, cover, mid-off, mid-on, fine leg and a third man

End of over 60 (6 runs) Australia 220/7
MEK Hussey    64* (126b 10x4)      MS Panesar    19-2-84-4
B Lee    1* (2b)      SI Mahmood    7-2-28-0

60.1

Harmison to Hussey, no run, the bouncer but it's too short, and pretty easily evaded

60.2

Harmison to Hussey, 1 run, better bouncing aiming for Hussey's cranium and, for once, he looks uncomfortable, taking his eye off the ball but nevertheless pulling it behind square

60.3

Harmison to Lee, no run, Lee tries to hit this into Singapore but can only chop it behind him to Jones

60.4

Harmison to Lee, no run, good line, good length, good areas; outside off, Lee angles it down to gully.

Harmison is steaming in here...he looks a different bowler

60.5

Harmison to Lee, no run, ooh good bouncer, Lee ducking away at the last minute and it zips through to Jones

60.6

Harmison to Lee, no run, and a belter to finish the over, just short of a length and angling into Lee, just passing his backward defence...very close indeed

Fight! Fight! Not on the pitch but in the stands. "Lots of beered-up drongoes getting a little feisty," reports spotter-Miller. "But the goons have waded in now, and an ejection is imminent"

End of over 61 (1 run) Australia 221/7
B Lee    1* (6b)      SJ Harmison    14-3-33-2
MEK Hussey    65* (128b 10x4)      MS Panesar    19-2-84-4

61.1

Panesar to Hussey, no run, worked to leg

61.2

Panesar to Hussey, no run, nicely bowled, right on off stump giving it plenty of flight and it's firmly defended by Hussey

61.3

Panesar to Hussey, no run, Hussey comes massively forward and defends it massively

61.4

Panesar to Hussey, no run, ah lovely bowling this, super stuff from Parmesan Tony, Hussey back and across but can't find a run

61.5

Panesar to Hussey, no run, Hussey quickly back onto his stumps, not literally, and works it to leg

61.6

Panesar to Hussey, no run, and it's pushed out defensively to the covers

Briefly, Monty possessed better figures on his WACA debut than Shane Warne has managed in 11 previous visits. Warne took 4 for 83 against NZ in 1997-98, and Monty now has 4 for 84

Lots of boos as a bloke in a black vest is led away

End of over 62 (maiden) Australia 221/7
MEK Hussey    65* (134b 10x4)      MS Panesar    20-3-84-4
B Lee    1* (6b)      SJ Harmison    14-3-33-2

62.1

Harmison to Lee, 1 run, ouch, that's nasty, almost cutting Lee in half who goes back, tries to defend but gets a thick inside edge which nearly destroys his timber

62.2

Harmison to Hussey, no run, good length, but too wide and left alone

62.3

Harmison to Hussey, 1 run, outside edge - I'll give that to the bowler...for once I don't think Hussey was in full control of that but, given the field placing, it was guided safely enough down to third man

62.4

Harmison to Lee, FOUR, well bowled! A cracker. This is Harmison of old, cutting Lee in half who gets an inside edge down to third man. Again that could so easily have ruined his stumps

62.5

Harmison to Lee, no run, full and straight, Lee gives it due respect and defends it firmly

62.6

Harmison to Lee, no run, outside off to end the over

End of over 63 (6 runs) Australia 227/7
B Lee    6* (10b 1x4)      SJ Harmison    15-3-39-2
MEK Hussey    66* (136b 10x4)      MS Panesar    20-3-84-4

63.1

Panesar to Hussey, 1 run, outside off and he works it to leg

Around the wicket to Lee now

63.2

Panesar to Lee, no run, "bowled Monty, nice one" cries Jones as Lee defends it perfectly fine

63.3

Panesar to Lee, no run, and he pushes this back to Monty

63.4

Panesar to Lee, no run, straighter - well bowled, looking for turn and getting just a touch but Lee's defence is solid

63.5

Panesar to Lee, no run, tossed up on leg stump this time, good flight - a bit of dip, too - and Lee squirts it to leg. As it were.

63.6

Panesar to Lee, no run, a clumping lunge forward by the batsmen to block this out

"How peculiar," chirps Andrew. "It only needed two security guards to evict one rather abusive young hoodlum, but now no fewer than six have just escorted a shapely mademoiselle off the hill. There was a lot of cheering going on, so presumably she's just violated a dress code."

End of over 64 (1 run) Australia 228/7
B Lee    6* (15b 1x4)      MS Panesar    21-3-85-4
MEK Hussey    67* (137b 10x4)      SJ Harmison    15-3-39-2

64.1

Harmison to Hussey, no run, and a bouncer, easily evaded though

64.2

Harmison to Hussey, no run, again another bouncer, outside leg and it's fairly easily ducked under by Hussey

64.3

Harmison to Hussey, no run, this time he makes the batsman play, on off stump, and it's pushed out to cover

64.4

Harmison to Hussey, 1 run, very well bowled! That's Harmison at his best, on a good length and it spits up at Hussey who plays it off his neck, quite excellently, snapping his neck away from the ball. Soft hands, drops it down - excellent cricket all round

64.5

Harmison to Lee, no run, good, aggressive, short bowling this. Lee doesn't like it, of course, but plays this quite well nevertheless, on the back foot and out to leg

64.6

Harmison to Lee, no run, outside off to end the over, pushed to gully

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End of over 65 (1 run) Australia 229/7
B Lee    6* (17b 1x4)      SJ Harmison    16-3-40-2
MEK Hussey    68* (141b 10x4)      MS Panesar    21-3-85-4

65.1

Panesar to Hussey, no run, Hussey defends this one on off stump

65.1

Panesar to Hussey, no run, Hussey defends this one on off stump

65.2

Panesar to Hussey, no run, and for once Hussey pads this away. For the first time in his innings, I reckon

65.2

Panesar to Hussey, no run, and for once Hussey pads this away. For the first time in his innings, I reckon

65.3

Panesar to Hussey, no run, nice bowling, flatter and quicker and straighter - Hussey pushes it back, holding the pose

65.3

Panesar to Hussey, no run, nice bowling, flatter and quicker and straighter - Hussey pushes it back, holding the pose

One slip, short midwicket, square leg, deep midwicket, fine leg, short cover, mid-off, long-on, deep point

65.4

Panesar to Hussey, 1 run, pushed out into the covers, excellent running

65.5

Panesar to Lee, FOUR, too full and Lee presents a delicious cover drive for four. Calmly played, just driving through the line of the ball

65.6

Panesar to Lee, no run, defended, or squidged, out into the gully

End of over 66 (5 runs) Australia 234/7
B Lee    10* (19b 2x4)      MS Panesar    22-3-90-4
MEK Hussey    69* (145b 10x4)      SJ Harmison    16-3-40-2

66.1

Harmison to Hussey, no run, left alone outside off - ineffectual, nothing delivery there

66.2

Harmison to Hussey, no run, that's certainly more effective, on middle stump and jagging back nastily on the left hander who goes back and blocks it out, hurriedly

66.3

Harmison to Hussey, no run, Hussey tries to time this through midwicket but can only drop it down by his toes

66.4

Harmison to Hussey, no run, and he shapes to play at this, itching to cut it but wisely decides to leave it alone

66.5

Harmison to Hussey, no run, pushed back to the bowler

66.6

Harmison to Hussey, no run, good end to the over, Hussey shouldering arms

End of over 67 (maiden) Australia 234/7
MEK Hussey    69* (151b 10x4)      SJ Harmison    17-4-40-2
B Lee    10* (19b 2x4)      MS Panesar    22-3-90-4

67.1

Panesar to Lee, no run, lovely bowling on middle stump, pushed back to the bowler

67.2

Panesar to Lee, no run, good flight from Monty here and Lee turns it to leg for no run

67.3

Panesar to Lee, no run, and he tosses this up trying to tempt Lee, who won't be tempted

67.4

Panesar to Lee, no run, blocked out on the front foot

67.5

Panesar to Lee, no run, again blocked out

and he's got him! Monty has five! Lands this on middle, it turns just enough and Lee is rapped on the pad. Dar raises his finger and Panesar is the first Englishman to take five wickets at the WACA. This is Monty's day

67.5

Panesar to Lee, no run, again blocked out

67.6

Panesar to Lee, OUT, and he's got him! Monty has five! Lands this on middle, it turns just enough and Lee is rapped on the pad. Dar raises his finger and Panesar is the first English spinner to take five wickets at the WACA. This is Monty's day

B Lee lbw b Panesar 10 (32m 25b 2x4 0x6) SR: 40.00

And Duncan Fletcher can be seen in the dressing room with a rather expressionless demeanor. Fortunately Jenny Thompson is rather more cheery and ready to take you through the final stages of today's play. Well done everyone. That's it from me for now. Hello! Everyone!

End of over 68 (wicket maiden) Australia 234/8
     MS Panesar    23-4-90-5
MEK Hussey    69* (151b 10x4)      SJ Harmison    17-4-40-2

68.1

Harmison to Hussey, no run, straight and that's defended on the front foot

68.2

Harmison to Hussey, no run, ooh, lovely. Fizzed that past the outside edge, squaring the batsman up a treat who can only fend at that

68.3

Harmison to Hussey, 1 wide, wide

68.3

Harmison to Hussey, 2 runs, short and got the treatment, pulled down to the square boundary where Bell has two goes at stopping it, and just manages to inside the rope

68.4

Harmison to Hussey, no run, pushed up there and that's punch-defended into the covers, stopping on the shot and the ball just drops down in front of his feet

68.5

Harmison to Hussey, no run, defended on the back foot

Fielders in an imposing ring on the off-side

68.6

Harmison to Hussey, no run, 'Catch it' go the cries as that's strangled down the leg side but bounces in front of a diving Jones

End of over 69 (3 runs) Australia 237/8
MEK Hussey    71* (157b 10x4)      SJ Harmison    18-4-43-2
SR Clark    0* (0b)      MS Panesar    23-4-90-5

69.1

Panesar to Clark, no run, spears that one in on a good length and it's easily driven, softly, to cover

69.1

Panesar to Clark, no run, defended forward, eased towards cover

69.2

Panesar to Clark, 1 run, tickled round behind square and Pietersen swoops on it and wings it back in

69.3

Panesar to Hussey, no run, gets over it and works that softly to square

69.4

Panesar to Hussey, no run, defended forward

69.5

Panesar to Hussey, 1 run, pitches outside and there's a very risky single indeed, with Flintoff picking that up two-handed and throwing it to the striker's end. Out if that had hit

69.6

Panesar to Clark, no run, rushes at a cover-drive and adjusts at the last minute

Panesar (currently) has the third-best figures by an Englishman at the WACA, behind Ian Botham who took 6 for 78 in 1979 and Bob Willis's 5 for 44 in 1978.

End of over 70 (2 runs) Australia 239/8
SR Clark    1* (3b)      MS Panesar    24-4-92-5
MEK Hussey    72* (160b 10x4)      SJ Harmison    18-4-43-2

70.1

Harmison to Hussey, 1 run, slapped off the back foot to just in front of midwicket

70.2

Harmison to Clark, 2 runs, improvised hook - takes his eyes off it and hooks it in the air, but into space

70.3

Harmison to Clark, OUT, Clark's feet are trapped in the crease and he goes swishing at a 91.7mph (147.5kph) near-yorker which sends back leg stick and the sickening/delightful* (*delete as appropriate) thwack is there for everyone to hear. Intelligent ball

SR Clark b Harmison 3 (13m 5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 60.00

70.4

Harmison to McGrath, 1 run, short and McGrath wafts that fine with a big inside edge to get off the mark straight away

70.5

Harmison to Hussey, 1 run, strays down leg and that's worked round to fine leg for a jogged single

70.6

Harmison to McGrath, OUT, and that's four wickets for Harmison! He speared that one right in at McGrath who jumps on the back foot, and fends at it, sending an easy catch off his ... ah, arm or chest... Quite a poor decision, that and McGrath's face says it all

GD McGrath c Cook b Harmison 1 (4m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

End of innings So England have shuttled out Australia for 244 on the first day at Perth after Ponting chose to bat. Panesar, the five-wicket hero, leads them off the field and Harmison isn't too far behind him; he took four. Both of these bowlers needed to perform today, and how they've done that. You've got to feel for Hussey, though, stranded on 74 - he batted very well to glue Australia's innings together, and received fleeting support from Clarke and Symonds.

More stats for you - Panesar has the third-best figures by any spinner at the WACA. Only Daniel Vettori (6 for 87) and Bishen Bedi (5 for 89) have gone better. And Panesar is only the third to take a five-for here. Great stuff, completely repaying the faith in his selection and questions will now be asked as to why he wasn't included previously on this tour.

End of over 71 (5 runs) Australia 244/10
     SJ Harmison    19-4-48-4
MEK Hussey    74* (162b 10x4)      MS Panesar    24-4-92-5
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