Australia tour of England and Scotland, 5th Test: England v Australia at The Oval, Sep 8-12, 2005
The Ashes - 5th Test
Match drawn
8,9,10,11,12 September 2005 (5-day match)
  • Overs 1-50
  • Overs 51-100
  • Overs 101-150
33.4

Warne to Flintoff, no run, full and on the leg stump, flick played and missed, off the pad to the off side

33.5

Warne to Flintoff, 2 runs, on th epads again, that is the line Warne is bowling to Flintoff, driven through the on side for a couple

33.6

Warne to Flintoff, no run, full and on the stumps, played back down the pitch to Warne

England 133/4   A Flintoff 2* (3b)
34.2

Lee to Flintoff, no run, short ball banged in to flintoff who ducks under this one, not going for the pull or hook

34.3

Lee to Flintoff, no run, another one dragged a bit short, very quick as well, Flintoff leaves it alone

34.4

Lee to Flintoff, no run, short ball, decent pace again, good effort from Lee, defended to the leg side

34.5

Lee to Flintoff, 4 leg byes, QUICK! 93.4 mph bouncer bang on target! Flintoff does not have time to duck and cops a blow on the helmet. That is a painful blow

34.6

Lee to Flintoff, no run, once again quick, that was 96.2 mph, defended back down the pitch, quality bowling from Lee here to back up Warne

England 138/4   A Flintoff 2* (8b)
35.5

Warne to Flintoff, no run, full and outside the off, cut played and missed

35.6

Warne to Flintoff, no run, flat and quick, down the leg side, left alone to the keeper

England 141/4   A Flintoff 2* (10b)
36.3

Lee to Flintoff, no run, quick one slipping down the leg side, left well alone once more

36.4

Lee to Flintoff, no run, short ball banged in, good pace and carry at 94 mph, left alone to the keeper, this is a hostile spell from Lee

36.5

Lee to Flintoff, no run, full and on the off, driven to mid-on with a dead straight bat

36.6

Lee to Flintoff, FOUR, short of a length and enough width for Flintoff to time the ball well and place it through cover for a boundary

England 146/4   A Flintoff 6* (14b 1x4)
37.3

Warne to Flintoff, no run, tossed up and outside the off, driven well, inside out, through cover

37.4

Warne to Flintoff, no run, Beauty! well flighted, drifting in towards the pads, the ball pitches and rips past Flintoff's bat. What a ball!

37.5

Warne to Flintoff, no run, flat and on the leg stump, kicked back down the pitch

37.6

Warne to Flintoff, no run, slower this time, ,on the stumps, defended awkwardly down the pitch

England 147/4   A Flintoff 6* (18b 1x4)
38.3

Lee to Flintoff, no run, short of a length and outside the off, defended off the back foot towards the fielder at mid-off, no chance of a run

38.4

Lee to Flintoff, FOUR, full and outside the off, drive pplayed but the result is a thick outside edge that goes past the slips cordon and runs down to the third-man fence

38.5

Lee to Flintoff, 1 run, just short of a length and outside the off, played down to the sweeper on the off-side fence with an angled bat

England 153/4   A Flintoff 11* (21b 2x4)
39.1

Warne to Flintoff, 1 run, tossed up and on the stumps, driven to the on side for a single

England 154/4   A Flintoff 12* (22b 2x4)
40.1

McGrath to Flintoff, no run, fullish and outside the off, left alone, McGrath is on the spot right away

40.2

McGrath to Flintoff, no run, full and outside the off, shaping in, defended to gully with an angled bat

40.3

McGrath to Flintoff, no run, full and outside the off, left alone to the keeper

40.4

McGrath to Flintoff, no run, full and on the off, driven to the bowler

40.5

McGrath to Flintoff, 1 run, short of a length and outside the off, flintoff goes back and chops the ball through cover

England 157/4   A Flintoff 13* (27b 2x4)
41.1

Warne to Flintoff, no run, tossed up, pitched outside the leg stump and turning across, Flintoff gets his left leg forward and takes it on the pad

41.2

Warne to Flintoff, no run

41.3

Warne to Flintoff, no run, fuller and quicker, Flintoff makes no contact trying to drive it away on the leg side, ball clips the pad and pops up straight to Ponting at silly point, loud appeal turned down

41.4

Warne to Flintoff, no run, defended to the leg side

41.5

Warne to Flintoff, no run

41.6

Warne to Flintoff, no run, defended with the full face of the bat on this occasion, that's the end off a testing over

England 161/4   A Flintoff 13* (33b 2x4)
43.1

Warne to Flintoff, 1 run, full and on the pads, tucked away through square-leg for a single

43.5

Warne to Flintoff, no run, fullish and on the off, defended back down the pitch

43.6

Warne to Flintoff, no run, well flighted and drifting on to the pads, played back to the bowler

England 165/4   A Flintoff 14* (36b 2x4)
44.6

McGrath to Flintoff, 2 runs, short of a length and outside the off, Flintoff chops well through cover-point

England 168/4   A Flintoff 16* (37b 2x4)
45.2

Warne to Flintoff, no run, flat and on the stumps, defended back down the pitch

45.3

Warne to Flintoff, 1 run, tossed up and on the off, defended, off the inside edge down towards fine-leg

45.6

Warne to Flintoff, no run, well flighted and on the stumps, defended back down the pitch

England 175/4   A Flintoff 17* (40b 2x4)
46.3

McGrath to Flintoff, no run, good length ball on the off, a touch of inswiing, defended back down the pitch

46.4

McGrath to Flintoff, no run, slightly slower and on the off, driven to mid-on with a straight bat

46.5

McGrath to Flintoff, no run, slightly shorter and Flintoff goes for the pull and misses, rapped on the pad

46.6

McGrath to Flintoff, FOUR, full and outside the off, Flintoff jams the bat down and squeezes the ball past slip for a boundary

England 180/4   A Flintoff 21* (44b 3x4)
47.2

Warne to Flintoff, no run, well flighted and drifting onto the pad, flicked to midwicket

47.3

Warne to Flintoff, FOUR, fullish and outside the off, Flintoff goes for the booming drive seeing that mid-off is up, well placed and the ball races awy for four

47.4

Warne to Flintoff, no run, flat and on the stumps, defended with an angled bat

47.5

Warne to Flintoff, no run, flat and outside the leg stump, kicked back down the pitch

47.6

Warne to Flintoff, no run, full and down the leg side, sweep played and missed, off the pad past slip

England 185/4   A Flintoff 25* (49b 4x4)
48.4

Tait to Flintoff, no run, full and very straight, perhaps a touch of late swing in, Flintoff flicks and misses, hit on the pad, half-hearted shout for lbw from Tait, clearly slipping down leg though

48.5

Tait to Flintoff, no run, full and far outside the off, driven to mid-off

48.6

Tait to Flintoff, no run, full and on the off, swinging in, driven to mid-on

England 186/4   A Flintoff 25* (52b 4x4)
49.6

Katich to Flintoff, no run, tossed up a bit more and outside the off, Flintoff comes forward and defends

England 193/4   A Flintoff 25* (53b 4x4)
50.2

Tait to Flintoff, no run, short of a length and on the off, defended carefully towards cover

50.3

Tait to Flintoff, no run, full and on the off, driven to mid-off, a touch of reverse swing here bringing the ball in to the right-handed Flintoff

50.4

Tait to Flintoff, no run, short ball banged in and easily ducked under

50.5

Tait to Flintoff, FOUR

50.6

Tait to Flintoff, no run

England 198/4   A Flintoff 29* (58b 5x4)
51.2

Katich to Flintoff, 1 run

51.5

Katich to Flintoff, no run, well flighted and on the of, defended back down the pitch to the bowler

51.6

Katich to Flintoff, no run, full and outside the off, eased to cover

England 201/4   A Flintoff 30* (61b 5x4)
52.4

Tait to Flintoff, 1 run, fullish and on the pads, easily flicked through square leg for a single

England 203/4   A Flintoff 31* (62b 5x4)
53.1

Katich to Flintoff, 1 run, low full-toss outside the off, driven through cover but it will be just the single

53.3

Katich to Flintoff, no run, defended back down the pitch

53.4

Katich to Flintoff, no run, played back down the pitch once again, to the bowler

53.5

Katich to Flintoff, no run, flat again and on the stumps, defended carefully towards the bowler with bat and pad held close

53.6

Katich to Flintoff, 2 runs, fullish and outside the off, heaved through square leg for a single

England 207/4   A Flintoff 34* (67b 5x4)
54.4

Tait to Flintoff, FOUR, overpitched and outside the off, this is fairly ordinary from Tait, beautiful cover drive for four!

54.5

Tait to Flintoff, 1 run, pushed past cover for a single

England 213/4   A Flintoff 39* (69b 6x4)
55.1

Warne to Flintoff, no run, well flighted and on the off, defended towards the off side, no chance of a run

55.2

Warne to Flintoff, no run, slower and on the off, played back down the pitch to the bowler

55.3

Warne to Flintoff, no run, flat and down the leg side, defended to the leg side with a straight bat

55.4

Warne to Flintoff, no run, flatter and a touch quicker, on the middle and leg, defended

55.5

Warne to Flintoff, FOUR, full and down the leg side, heaved over midwicket for a boundary

55.6

Warne to Flintoff, no run, flatter and on the off, played back to the bowler

England 217/4   A Flintoff 43* (75b 7x4)
56.3

Lee to Flintoff, 1 run, full and outside the off, defended towards cover for a quick single

England 219/4   A Flintoff 44* (76b 7x4)
57.1

Warne to Flintoff, no run, flat and on the middle and leg, Flintoff is studious in defence

57.2

Warne to Flintoff, FOUR, tossed up and on the pads, Flintoff gets down on one knee and sweeps regally through square leg

57.3

Warne to Flintoff, FOUR, once again far down the leg side, once again a big hit from Flintoff and this beats Lee on the ropes at deep backward square-leg. That's 50 for Freddie Flintoff

57.4

Warne to Flintoff, FOUR, Three in a row! Another boundary. This one is smashed back past the bowler to long-on

57.5

Warne to Flintoff, no run, slower and on the pads, defended watchfully

57.6

Warne to Flintoff, no run, driven to square leg to end an expensive over from Warne

England 235/4   A Flintoff 56* (82b 10x4)
58.4

Lee to Flintoff, no run, full and on the off, driven to mid-on

58.5

Lee to Flintoff, no run, short ball banged in, Flintoff sways out of the way of that one

58.6

Lee to Flintoff, no run, full and on the off, driven to mid-on to end the over

England 240/4   A Flintoff 56* (85b 10x4)
59.6

Warne to Flintoff, no run

England 243/4   A Flintoff 56* (86b 10x4)
61.1

Warne to Flintoff, no run, well flighted and on the stumps, driven back down the pitch to the bowler

61.2

Warne to Flintoff, no run, flat and down the leg side, Flintoff goes for a big hit but misses and is hit on the pad

61.3

Warne to Flintoff, no run, tossed up once again and drifting towards middle and leg, defended back down the pitch with bat held close to pad

61.4

Warne to Flintoff, 1 run, tossed up and outside the off, driven at, off the edge past mid-off for a single

England 244/4   A Flintoff 57* (90b 10x4)
62.1

Lee to Flintoff, no run, short of a good length and on the stumps, Flintoff shapes to cut and misses, through to the keeper

62.2

Lee to Flintoff, no run, short of a length and wide outside the off, cut played and missed, through to the keeper

62.3

Lee to Flintoff, FOUR, short and wide, that is a terrible ball, Flintoff hammers it past point for four

62.4

Lee to Flintoff, no run, short of a good length and outside the off, played down to cover

62.5

Lee to Flintoff, no run, fullish this time and on the off, driven to cover

62.6

Lee to Flintoff, FOUR, full and outside the off, driven well through cover, good shot that, can't say the same about the ball though

England 256/4   A Flintoff 65* (96b 12x4)
63.5

Warne to Flintoff, no run, short of a good length and outside the off, cut away off the back foot past cover

63.6

Warne to Flintoff, no run, tossed up and on the stumps, defended

England 261/4   A Flintoff 65* (98b 12x4)
65.1

Warne to Flintoff, no run, well flighted and on the pads, worked to the on side

65.2

Warne to Flintoff, no run, flatter and on the stumps, defended carefully

65.3

Warne to Flintoff, no run, fuller and on the stumps, defended towards off

65.4

Warne to Flintoff, no run

65.5

Warne to Flintoff, no run, flat and on the off, playued back to the bowler

65.6

Warne to Flintoff, SIX, first six of the match as Flintoff carts that one over the stands at midwicket

England 267/4   A Flintoff 71* (104b 12x4 1x6)
66.6

Lee to Flintoff, no run, fullish and on the off, reverse swing brings the ball in to Flintoff who defends to the leg side

England 268/4   A Flintoff 71* (105b 12x4 1x6)
67.3

Warne to Flintoff, no run, full and far outside the leg stump, from round the wicket, kicked away easily

67.4

Warne to Flintoff, no run, once again far outside the leg stump and Flintoff is content kicking the ball away

67.5

Warne to Flintoff, no run, and another stoic kick to keep the ball out

67.6

Warne to Flintoff, no run, full and down the leg side, Flintoff flicks and misses, that turns back in but not enough to hit the stumps. For a moment Warne thought he had his man there

67.6

Warne to Flintoff, no run, Seems like a miscount from the umpire, an extra ball given, no run scored off it anyhow

England 269/4   A Flintoff 71* (110b 12x4 1x6)
69.1

Warne to Flintoff, no run, flat and far outside the leg stump from round the wicket, kicked away to the on side

69.2

Warne to Flintoff, no run, low full-toss outside the leg stump, flicked to midwicket

69.3

Warne to Flintoff, no run, flat and on the pads, kicked away once more

69.4

Warne to Flintoff, 1 run, full and down the leg side, Flintoff jams te bat down on it and the ball runs towards fine leg

England 274/4   A Flintoff 72* (114b 12x4 1x6)
70.1

McGrath to Flintoff, OUT, fullish, outside the off, just a bit of a wobble through the air, a McGrath special, Flintoff plays at it and edges, Warne takes a good catch at slip. That is a big wicket for Australia

A Flintoff c Warne b McGrath 72 (162m 115b 12x4 1x6) SR: 62.60

England 274/5   A Flintoff 72 (115b 12x4 1x6)
  • Overs 1-50
  • Overs 51-100
  • Overs 101-150
x
   

MATCH CENTRE

4s

6s

dots

  • RHB

    LHB

  • RHB

    LHB

Partnerships



Match Coverage


Others