Commonwealth Bank Series, 2006/07 / Commentary

Commonwealth Bank Series - 4th match

Australia v England

Australia won by 4 wickets (with 68 balls remaining)

31.1

Symonds to Tremlett, no run, defended towards cover

31.2

Symonds to Tremlett, no run, played back to the bowler with a straight bat

31.3

Symonds to Tremlett, no run, worked away on the leg side, no room for a single there

31.4

Symonds to Tremlett, no run, opens the face of the bat and runs it away towards gully

31.5

Symonds to Tremlett, no run, defended on the front-foot

31.6

Symonds to Tremlett, 1 run, good length delivery outside the off stump and the edge is produced but the ball rolls down to third man

England 119/7   CT Tremlett 1* (6b)

32.1

Lee to Tremlett, no run, short rising deliverty and Tremlett sways away from the line

32.2

Lee to Tremlett, no run, And Lee troubles the 6 foot 8 gaint with a nasty bouncer. This one nipped back in a long away and Tremlett was caught on the wrong foot, ball clips the outside edge and pops up towards point

32.3

Lee to Tremlett, 1 run, worked away off the back-foot to the square leg region, not a convincing shot but they cross over for a single

32.6

Lee to Tremlett, 1 run, worked away off the back-foot to the midwicket region

England 122/7   CT Tremlett 3* (10b)

33.1

Symonds to Tremlett, no run, defended outside the off stump, ball rolls away towards gully

33.2

Symonds to Tremlett, no run, good length delivery on and around the off stump line, Tremlett gets behind the line and defends it back to the bowler

33.3

Symonds to Tremlett, FOUR, in the slot outside the off stump and Tremlett drills it through extra cover for four, Good looking shot that

33.4

Symonds to Tremlett, no run, on the middle and leg stump line, on the shorter side and Tremlett defends it down on the leg side

33.5

Symonds to Tremlett, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump

33.6

Symonds to Tremlett, no run, bouncer to end the over and Tremlett ducks under it

England 126/7   CT Tremlett 7* (16b 1x4)

35.3

Symonds to Tremlett, 1 run, cut away off the back-foot to the point region

35.6

Symonds to Tremlett, no run, in the channel outside the off stump and Tremlett plays it away towards gully

England 138/7   CT Tremlett 8* (18b 1x4)

36.5

Bracken to Tremlett, OUT, Bracken strikes! well disguised slower delivery. Tremlett tries to open the face of the bat and run it down to third man but fails miserably. Just the thinnest of edges and the ball flies straight to Gilchrist behind the stumps. Eight down - two more go.

CT Tremlett c †Gilchrist b Bracken 8 (20m 19b 1x4 0x6) SR: 42.10

England 141/8   CT Tremlett 8 (19b 1x4)
Tournament Results
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England won by 34 runs (D/L method)
Australia v England at Melbourne - Feb 9, 2007
England won by 4 wickets (with 3 balls remaining)
England v New Zealand at Brisbane - Feb 6, 2007
England won by 14 runs
Australia v New Zealand at Melbourne - Feb 4, 2007
Australia won by 5 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 2, 2007
England won by 92 runs
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Photos

Jan 19, 2007

Michael Hussey and Brett Lee walk off after sealing the win, Australia v England, CB Series, 4th match, Brisbane, January 19, 2007

Michael Hussey and Brett Lee walk off after sealing the win

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Jan 19, 2007

Andrew Flintoff looks on as Michael Hussey steals another run, Australia v England, CB Series, 4th match, Brisbane, January 19, 2007

Andrew Flintoff looks on as Michael Hussey steals another run

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