Australia tour of England and Scotland, 2005 / Commentary

NatWest Challenge - 3rd match

England v Australia

Australia won by 8 wickets (with 91 balls remaining)

0.1

Lee to Trescothick, 1 leg bye, rolls away on the leg side after hitting the pad, easy single taken, England off the mark

England 1/0   ME Trescothick 0* (1b)

1.1

McGrath to Trescothick, no run, straightaway on target, wicket to wicket delivery, swinging in a bit, defended watchfully

1.2

McGrath to Trescothick, no run, good length delivery close to the off stump line, forced away to the point region

1.3

McGrath to Trescothick, no run, wide outside the off stump, Trescothick plays inside the line

1.4

McGrath to Trescothick, no run, pitched outside the off stump and swinging away sharply, Trescothick pushes forwards and gets beaten by the movement

1.5

McGrath to Trescothick, no run, well left outside the off stump

1.6

McGrath to Trescothick, no run, good length delivery close to the off stump line, no shot offered - McGrath starts off with a maiden over

England 3/0   ME Trescothick 0* (7b)

2.2

Lee to Trescothick, no run

2.3

Lee to Trescothick, no run, short rising delivery, again close to the off stump line, Trescothick stands tall on his back-foot and glides it away to the backward point region, did well to keep it down

2.4

Lee to Trescothick, no run, bit wide outside the off stump, no shot offered

2.5

Lee to Trescothick, no run, edged away straight to the fielder at gully

2.6

Lee to Trescothick, OUT, short rising delivery outside the off stump, Trescothick goes after it, ball takes the edge and flies straight to Kasprowicz at third man, Lee strikes early!

ME Trescothick c Kasprowicz b Lee 0 (13m 12b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

England 4/1   ME Trescothick 0 (11b)
Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Jul 12, 2005
Australia won by 8 wickets (with 91 balls remaining)
England v Australia at Lord's - Jul 10, 2005
Australia won by 7 wickets (with 34 balls remaining)
England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 7, 2005
England won by 9 wickets (with 24 balls remaining)
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Photos

Jul 12, 2005

David Shepherd hops as Australia reach 222, England V Australia, Natwest Challenge, 3rd ODI, The Oval, July 12, 2005

David Shepherd hops as Australia reach 222

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Jul 12, 2005

Adam Gilchrist celebrates his 11th one-day hundred, NatWest Challenge, England v Australia, The Oval, July 12, 2005

Adam Gilchrist celebrates his 11th one-day hundred

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