Australia tour of England and Ireland, 2001 / Wicket commentary

The Ashes - 3rd Test

England v Australia

Australia won by 7 wickets

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

0.2

McGrath to Atherton, OUT, pitched out side off stump, moved in this time, tried to drop his hand, replay shows the ball hits his arm gaurd on its way to Mark Waugh in 2nd slip

MA Atherton c ME Waugh b McGrath 0 (2m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

England 0/1   ME Trescothick 0* (0b)   GD McGrath 0.2-0-0-1

10.5

McGrath to Butcher, OUT, pitched out side leg, seemed away the left hander, squared him up, outer edge, straight to ponting at 1st Gully

MA Butcher c Ponting b McGrath 13 (46m 29b 1x4 0x6) SR: 44.82

England 30/2   ME Trescothick 15* (36b 3x4)   GD McGrath 5.5-1-5-2

17.3

Gillespie to Ramprakash, OUT, straighter ball out side off, comes forward, tried to push through the off side, thin edge, straight to Gilchrist

MR Ramprakash c †Gilchrist b Gillespie 14 (29m 18b 3x4 0x6) SR: 77.77

England 63/3   ME Trescothick 34* (58b 6x4)   JN Gillespie 4.3-0-22-1

28.2

Gillespie to Trescothick, OUT, draws him into a half forward defensive shot thick edge take by the keeper moving to his left

ME Trescothick c †Gilchrist b Gillespie 69 (125m 93b 13x4 0x6) SR: 74.19

England 117/4   AJ Stewart 12* (33b 1x4)   JN Gillespie 8.2-0-49-2

36.1

McGrath to Ward, OUT, comes around the wicket, goes away off the wicket takes a thin edge off the crossed up defensive bat through to the keeper

IJ Ward c †Gilchrist b McGrath 6 (32m 20b 0x4 0x6) SR: 30.00

England 142/5   AJ Stewart 25* (61b 4x4)   GD McGrath 10.1-2-24-3

38.4

McGrath to White, OUT, pops up a simple catch to short leg reaching forward clips the inside edge off the pad and white's fine series continues

C White c Hayden b McGrath 0 (10m 9b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

England 147/6   AJ Stewart 29* (68b 5x4)   GD McGrath 11.4-3-24-4

43.3

Warne to Tudor, OUT, comes half forward puts the front foot up taken on the toe bat coming through late well in front

AJ Tudor lbw b Warne 3 (18m 17b 0x4 0x6) SR: 17.64

England 158/7   AJ Stewart 37* (80b 7x4)   SK Warne 11.3-1-30-1

45.6

Warne to Croft, OUT, comes forward bat with pad turns a little takes the pad goes off the face off the pad to an easy catch at silly mid off

RDB Croft c Ponting b Warne 3 (10m 10b 0x4 0x6) SR: 30.00

England 168/8   AJ Stewart 42* (85b 8x4)   SK Warne 13-3-30-2

48.4

McGrath to Stewart, OUT, pushes away from his body regulation catch at waist height second slip

AJ Stewart c ME Waugh b McGrath 46 (133m 90b 8x4 0x6) SR: 51.11

England 180/9   AR Caddick 8* (11b 1x4)   GD McGrath 16.4-4-45-5

52.5

Lee to Caddick, OUT, swing and misses at a straight ball

AR Caddick b Lee 13 (29m 26b 2x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

England 185/10   D Gough 0* (10b)   B Lee 6.5-0-30-1
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 23-27, 2001
Australia won by an innings and 25 runs
England v Australia at Leeds - Aug 16-20, 2001
England won by 6 wickets
England v Australia at Nottingham - Aug 2-4, 2001
Australia won by 7 wickets
England v Australia at Lord's - Jul 19-22, 2001
Australia won by 8 wickets
England v Australia at Birmingham - Jul 5-8, 2001
Australia won by an innings and 118 runs
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Aug 6, 2001

England v Australia, 3rd Ashes Test, 2-4 August 2001, Trent Bridge Nottingham

Shane Warne bowling study, (2), 2001

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Aug 6, 2001

England v Australia, 3rd Ashes Test, 2-4 August 2001, Trent Bridge Nottingham

Shane Warne bowling study 2001

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