NatWest Series [Australia in England] - 1st ODI

England v Australia

England won by 15 runs

32.6

Bresnan to Wade, 1 run, on the legs, flicked off the hips for one behind square

Australia 148/5   MS Wade 1* (1b)

33.1

Swann to Wade, no run, off stump and blocked back up the wicket

33.2

Swann to Wade, 1 run, pushed out through cover from a length

33.5

Swann to Wade, no run, down the wicket gets struck on the pad, appeal for lbw, there's a conference and no referral, rightly so I think

33.6

Swann to Wade, no run, another step down and a push to cover

Australia 150/5   MS Wade 2* (5b)

34.3

Broad to Wade, no run, full, outside off and left alone

34.4

Broad to Wade, no run, left again outside off stump

34.5

Broad to Wade, no run, square driven to point who saves well

34.6

Broad to Wade, 1 run, played forward to cover, they refuse the second on the misfield, good call

Australia 152/5   MS Wade 3* (9b)

35.1

Swann to Wade, 1 run, down the track and driving to extra cover who parries and they take a run

35.3

Swann to Wade, 1 run, fiddled to a vacant square leg area

35.6

Swann to Wade, no run, down the track but just blocked to cover

Australia 156/5   MS Wade 5* (12b)

36.3

Broad to Wade, no run, back foot push to mid on from a length around off stump

36.4

Broad to Wade, 1 run, square drive out to deep cover

36.6

Broad to Wade, 1 run, pulled to deep square leg

Australia 164/5   MS Wade 7* (15b)

37.1

Swann to Wade, FOUR, swept hard and placed very well, went very square and gets four between the two deep men, good shot

37.2

Swann to Wade, no run, down the track, not to the wicket and almost gets beaten past the outside edge, nudges it to the 45 in the end

37.3

Swann to Wade, no run, length ball turned into midwicket

37.4

Swann to Wade, 2 runs, heaved down the ground, nowhere near the pitch of the ball, dragged towards and short of long on, fortunate there Wade

37.5

Swann to Wade, 3 runs, turned very fine and a diving save saves a run, jolly good work from Anderson

Australia 173/5   MS Wade 16* (20b 1x4)

38.2

Anderson to Wade, 1 run, pulled to deep midwicket

38.4

Anderson to Wade, no run, better on off stump and blocked back to the bowler

38.5

Anderson to Wade, 1 run, cut hard through point, a wild return from Swann but does enough to save the single

Australia 180/5   MS Wade 18* (23b 1x4)

39.1

Swann to Wade, 1 run, stepped back to a full ball and pushed through point, dangerous

39.3

Swann to Wade, no run, down the track but fired in and just blocked to cover

39.4

Swann to Wade, no run, went for this, down the pitch and the kitchen sink is chucked at this, no idea where it was and it falls at Wade's feet, he scrambles back into his ground

39.5

Swann to Wade, no run, tried to come down again, a little bit of turn and Wade just blocks once more

39.6

Swann to Wade, 1 run, another step away and cut through point

Australia 183/5   MS Wade 20* (28b 1x4)

40.1

Anderson to Wade, SIX, bang! Picked up off a length into the Mound stand, amazing strike, that was big

40.2

Anderson to Wade, no run, driven to mid off

40.3

Anderson to Wade, 1 run, length and nudged through cover, they try for two but not on

Australia 190/5   MS Wade 27* (31b 1x4 1x6)

41.5

Swann to Wade, OUT, played into the leg side, oh and there's a huge mix up and Wade is run out! Clarke wanted the run, Wade did not but eventually had to go to save his skipper and was easily run out at the non-striker's end, disaster for Australia

MS Wade run out 27 (36m 32b 1x4 1x6) SR: 84.37

Australia 204/6   MS Wade 27 (32b 1x4 1x6)
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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