Australia tour of England and Scotland, 2005 / Commentary

The Ashes - 2nd Test

England v Australia

England won by 2 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

54.4

Gillespie to GO Jones, no run, back of a length and outside the off, left alone to the keeper

54.5

Gillespie to GO Jones, no run, fullish and outside the off stump, left alone to the keeper

54.6

Gillespie to GO Jones, no run, back of a length and on the off, defended carefully

England 290/5   GO Jones 0* (3b)

55.2

Kasprowicz to GO Jones, no run, just short of a length and on the off, coming in with the arm, defended to the off side

55.3

Kasprowicz to GO Jones, no run, coming in with the arm and just a hint of away swing, defended towards point

55.4

Kasprowicz to GO Jones, 1 run, fullish and on the pads, just slanting into the pads, clipped wide of mid-on

England 292/5   GO Jones 1* (6b)

56.1

Gillespie to GO Jones, no run, overpitched and on the off, driven to mid-off

56.2

Gillespie to GO Jones, no run, short and a bit of width, cut played and missed

56.3

Gillespie to GO Jones, no run, fullish and outside the off, a hint of shape away, left alone to the keeper

56.4

Gillespie to GO Jones, no run, fullish and on the stumps, played back down the pitch to the bowler

56.5

Gillespie to GO Jones, no run, overpitched and on the pads, flicked well to square-leg

56.6

Gillespie to GO Jones, no run, just short of a good length and outside the off, played down to the keeper awkwardly

England 292/5   GO Jones 1* (12b)

57.2

Kasprowicz to GO Jones, no run, punched to point

57.3

Kasprowicz to GO Jones, no run, just short of a good length and on the off, Jones drives carefully towards point

57.4

Kasprowicz to GO Jones, OUT, just a bit of extra bounce and outside the off, Jones goes fishing and edges to the keeper

GO Jones c †Gilchrist b Kasprowicz 1 (14m 15b 0x4 0x6) SR: 6.66

England 293/6   GO Jones 1 (15b)
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Sep 8-12, 2005
Match drawn
England v Australia at Nottingham - Aug 25-28, 2005
England won by 3 wickets
England v Australia at Manchester - Aug 11-15, 2005
Match drawn
England v Australia at Birmingham - Aug 4-7, 2005
England won by 2 runs
England v Australia at Lord's - Jul 21-24, 2005
Australia won by 239 runs
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Aug 8, 2005

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