NatWest Series [Australia in England] - 1st ODI

England v Australia

England won by 15 runs

5.5

Finn to Bailey, no run, back of a length and blocked back up the wicket

5.6

Finn to Bailey, no run, angled in and blocked back up the wicket again

Australia 20/1   GJ Bailey 0* (2b)

6.3

Anderson to Bailey, no run, length and blocked around off stump

6.4

Anderson to Bailey, 2 runs, a hint of width and carved to third man

6.5

Anderson to Bailey, no run, length and left alone outside off

6.6

Anderson to Bailey, FOUR, slightly short and pulled to the wide midwicket fence

Australia 27/1   GJ Bailey 6* (6b 1x4)

7.2

Finn to Bailey, 1 run, too straight and tucked behind square on the leg side

Australia 31/1   GJ Bailey 7* (7b 1x4)

8.1

Bresnan to Bailey, 1 run, starts back of a length and gets tucked into midwicket

8.3

Bresnan to Bailey, no run, off stump and blocked back up the wicket

8.4

Bresnan to Bailey, 1 wide, leg side wide

8.4

Bresnan to Bailey, no run, full and left outside off

8.5

Bresnan to Bailey, 1 run, length and dropped in front of mid on

Australia 45/1   GJ Bailey 9* (11b 1x4)

9.1

Broad to Bailey, no run, length outside off and left

9.2

Broad to Bailey, no run, pulled to midwicket

9.3

Broad to Bailey, no run, length and left again outside off

9.4

Broad to Bailey, no run, length and tighter on the off stump now, ran back to the bowler

9.5

Broad to Bailey, 1 run, pulled out to deep square leg

Australia 50/1   GJ Bailey 10* (16b 1x4)

10.1

Bresnan to Bailey, 1 run, short ball and hooked away, not in complete control and it was more top edge than middle but didn't carry to fine leg

10.5

Bresnan to Bailey, no run, outside off, defended to the off side back towards the bowler

10.6

Bresnan to Bailey, 1 run, opens the face and guides comfortably down to third man

Australia 57/1   GJ Bailey 12* (19b 1x4)

11.1

Swann to Bailey, 1 run, full and worked down to long-on

11.3

Swann to Bailey, 1 run, down to long-on

11.6

Swann to Bailey, no run, worked into the leg side...tidy start from Swann

Australia 61/1   GJ Bailey 14* (22b 1x4)

12.4

Broad to Bailey, 2 runs, short of a length, Bailey deep in his crease and flicks it between deep square and long leg

12.5

Broad to Bailey, no run, full on off stump, defended towards mid-on

12.6

Broad to Bailey, no run, up at Bailey's toes and it's flicked firmly to mid-on which means no chance of a single

Australia 64/1   GJ Bailey 16* (25b 1x4)

14.6

Broad to Bailey, no run, good line to finish with, on off stump and defended back to Broad

Australia 72/1   GJ Bailey 16* (26b 1x4)

15.3

Swann to Bailey, 1 run, worked with the spin to square leg, good work from Anderson

15.5

Swann to Bailey, no run, defended off the back foot

15.6

Swann to Bailey, no run, flicked along the ground to midwicket

Australia 75/1   GJ Bailey 17* (29b 1x4)

16.2

Bopara to Bailey, 1 run, shapes back into Bailey who plays it late to third man

16.4

Bopara to Bailey, 1 run, opens the face and sends this fine of backward point...comfortably milking Bopara's first over

Australia 79/1   GJ Bailey 19* (31b 1x4)

17.5

Broad to Bailey, FOUR, that's hammered, just a hint of width from Broad and it's cut powerful square through the off side

17.6

Broad to Bailey, 1 run, responds with a short ball that Bailey doesn't play very well. Takes his eye off the ball as he pulls but it lobs safely through square leg

Australia 90/1   GJ Bailey 24* (33b 2x4)

18.1

Anderson to Bailey, 1 run, short of a length, worked off the back foot through midwicket

18.3

Anderson to Bailey, no run, aims for the gap in the leg side but gets it too straight to mid-on

18.4

Anderson to Bailey, FOUR, wrong line, on leg stump and flicked backward of square...Australia picking up boundaries to keep themselves on track

18.5

Anderson to Bailey, no run, dropped in short and Bailey cracks away the pull but straight to Bell at midwicket

18.6

Anderson to Bailey, OUT, that will make him feel better! Bailey chops into his stumps. Was too close to guide down to third man and takes a bottom edge into the wood work.

GJ Bailey b Anderson 29 (59m 38b 3x4 0x6) SR: 76.31

Australia 96/2   GJ Bailey 29 (38b 3x4)
Series Results
England v Australia at Manchester - Jul 10, 2012
England won by 7 wickets (with 11 balls remaining) (D/L method)
England v Australia at Chester-le-Street - Jul 7, 2012
England won by 8 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)
England v Australia at Birmingham - Jul 4, 2012
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
England v Australia at The Oval - Jul 1, 2012
England won by 6 wickets (with 26 balls remaining)
England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 29, 2012
England won by 15 runs
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Jun 29, 2012

Tim Bresnan trapped Michael Clarke lbw, England v Australia, 1st ODI, Lord's, June 29, 2012

Michael Clarke reacts after being given dismissed for 61

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Jun 29, 2012

Tim Bresnan trapped Michael Clarke lbw, England v Australia, 1st ODI, Lord's, June 29, 2012

Tim Bresnan trapped Michael Clarke lbw

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