Australia tour of England and Scotland, 2005 / Commentary

The Ashes - 4th Test

England v Australia

England won by 3 wickets

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150

103.3

Tait to Giles, no run, fullish and on the off, driven to cover

103.4

Tait to Giles, no run, short of a length and outside the off, Giles ducks under this one

103.5

Tait to Giles, no run, full and swinging down the leg side, defended

103.6

Tait to Giles, no run

England 418/6   AF Giles 0* (4b)

105.2

Tait to Giles, no run, full and on the off, swinging in to Giles who defends carefully

105.3

Tait to Giles, no run, short of a length and outside the off, left alone

105.4

Tait to Giles, FOUR, full and outside the off, driven through point

105.5

Tait to Giles, no run, full and outside the off, played at and missed

105.6

Tait to Giles, no run, full and on the off, played back down the pitch

England 426/6   AF Giles 4* (9b 1x4)

106.4

Warne to Giles, no run, full and on the offf, defended carefully

106.5

Warne to Giles, no run, full-toss on lkeg stump, patted to short-leg

106.6

Warne to Giles, 1 run, full again and on the pads, worked through midwicket for a single

England 428/6   AF Giles 5* (12b 1x4)

107.1

Tait to Giles, no run, short ball banged in, Giles ducks under that one

107.2

Tait to Giles, no run, short one slipping down the leg side, Giles shapes to play but misses

107.3

Tait to Giles, no run, short of a good length and on the off, played back down the pitch

107.4

Tait to Giles, no run, short of a length and outside the off, left well alone to the keeper

107.5

Tait to Giles, no run, full and on the off, late swing in to the batsman, defended towards the off side

107.6

Tait to Giles, no run, full and on the off, a bit of inswing, defended towards the off side

England 428/6   AF Giles 5* (18b 1x4)

108.3

Kasprowicz to Giles, no run, good length ball on the stumps, played down the pitch to mid-on

108.4

Kasprowicz to Giles, no run, just short of a good length and drifting on to the pads, played at and missed

108.5

Kasprowicz to Giles, no run, short of a length and outside the off, left alone to the keeper

108.6

Kasprowicz to Giles, no run, good yorker bang on target, Giles is up for it and digs it out

England 429/6   AF Giles 5* (22b 1x4)

109.4

Tait to Giles, no run, full and outside the off, driven to cover

109.5

Tait to Giles, no run, full and on the off, swinging in late, played back down to the on side

109.6

Tait to Giles, no run, full and outside the off, played back down the pitch

England 432/6   AF Giles 5* (25b 1x4)

110.2

Kasprowicz to Giles, FOUR, short and wide, slashed hard down to third-man

110.3

Kasprowicz to Giles, 1 run, short of a length and outside the off, cut through point

England 440/6   AF Giles 10* (27b 2x4)

111.1

Warne to Giles, no run, short and a bit of width outside off, cut played and missed

111.2

Warne to Giles, no run, fullish and outside the off, played at and missed

111.3

Warne to Giles, no run, another one that turns, but the turns is slow, beats bat

111.4

Warne to Giles, no run, another big legbreak, left alone

111.5

Warne to Giles, no run, pushed through quicker, again enough turn to beat bat

111.6

Warne to Giles, FOUR, swept from outside the off stump through square-leg

England 448/6   AF Giles 14* (33b 3x4)

112.4

Kasprowicz to Giles, 1 run, overpitched and down the leg side, flicked down to fine-leg to bring up the 450

England 450/6   AF Giles 15* (34b 3x4)

113.1

Warne to Giles, OUT, straight one on middle stump, Giles sweeps and misses, rapped on the pad, loud shout, Bucknor takes his time and gives it

AF Giles lbw b Warne 15 (45m 35b 3x4 0x6) SR: 42.85

England 450/8   AF Giles 15 (35b 3x4)
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Match drawn
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Match drawn
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Aug 29, 2005

Matthew Hoggard and Ashley Giles celebrate victory at Trent Bridge, Nottingham, August 29, 2005

Matthew Hoggard and Ashley Giles celebrate victory

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Aug 29, 2005

Duncan Fletcher talks about England's win at Trent Bridge, which gave England a 2-1 series lead in the Ashes, August 29, 2005

Duncan Fletcher talks about England's win

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