NatWest Series [Australia in England] - 1st ODI

England v Australia

England won by 15 runs

0.1

Anderson to Watson, no run, length around off stump and Watson forward to block

0.2

Anderson to Watson, no run, almost identically delivered and identically played

0.3

Anderson to Watson, 1 run, ran down to third man and the chase is underway

0.4

Anderson to Warner, no run, blocked going back and across off stump

0.5

Anderson to Warner, 1 wide, full down leg side

0.5

Anderson to Warner, 1 run, slightly straighter and tucked through square leg

0.6

Anderson to Watson, 2 runs, too straight to the right-hander now and worked through square leg

Australia 5/0   JM Anderson 1-0-5-0

2.1

Anderson to Watson, 1 run, length and played down to third man on the front foot, opening the face

2.2

Anderson to Warner, no run, just outside off and tucked to point

2.3

Anderson to Warner, no run, fine delivery, leaving Watson from a good length and beating his defensive push

2.4

Anderson to Warner, no run, back of a length now and tucked to midwicket

2.5

Anderson to Warner, no run, driven without foot movement and another play and miss

2.6

Anderson to Warner, no run, this is closer to him and he drops it to cover

Australia 10/0   JM Anderson 2-0-6-0

4.1

Anderson to Watson, 1 run, pulled off only a length really out to the man in the deep on the leg side

4.2

Anderson to Warner, no run, length around off stump and blocked back to Anderson

4.3

Anderson to Warner, 1 run, a touch too straight but only a single via midwicket

4.4

Anderson to Watson, no run, length and Watson stands still and tries to angle to third man but finds gully

4.5

Anderson to Watson, 1 run, very full and squeezed through square leg for one

4.6

Anderson to Warner, 1 run, length played just wide enough of mid on for a sharp single

Australia 15/0   JM Anderson 3-0-10-0

6.1

Anderson to Warner, no run, length outside off and this time Warner is leaving

6.2

Anderson to Warner, 1 leg bye, Warner gets a long way across and gets struck on the pad, large appeal from behind the bat, nothing from the bowler, probably too high. pitched just outside too

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   JM Anderson 4-0-16-0

18.1

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

18.2

Anderson to Warner, 1 run, tight! Pushed into the off side and Warner set off straight away but the throw goes to Bailey's end and strikes him on the back of the leg

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   JM Anderson 5-0-22-1

20.1

Anderson to Warner, FOUR, short and pulled into the ground, he rode it well, the ball scudding to the square-leg rope

20.2

Anderson to Warner, OUT, edged and that's a fantastic snag behind the stumps! Anderson pitched it up, having pushed Warner back, enticed him to drive and a thick edge flew towards first slip (which was vacant), meaning Kieswetter had to launch himself horizontally to grasp the ball. Warner, the danger man, is gone ... Is that a game changer?

DA Warner c †Kieswetter b Anderson 56 (94m 61b 6x4 1x6) SR: 91.80

20.3

Anderson to Hussey, 1 run, length ball, bit of width and cut through point to get Hussey off the mark straight away

20.4

Anderson to Clarke, FOUR, overpitched outside off, Clarke drives elegantly down the ground for his first runs too

20.5

Anderson to Clarke, no run, length delivery, steps out and leaves

20.6

Anderson to Clarke, FOUR, drifts on to the pads and clipped fine, Bresnan gives chase but can't quite cut it off

Australia 111/3   JM Anderson 6-0-35-2

22.1

Anderson to Clarke, 1 run, length ball, on the stumps, nudged into the leg side

22.2

Anderson to Hussey, 1 run, touch short, steered down to third man

22.3

Anderson to Clarke, no run, back of a length, Clarke comes forward and defends to cover

22.4

Anderson to Clarke, 2 runs, full and tailing in, driven hard past extra-cover, Cook gallops across from mid-off and just about pulls it in

22.5

Anderson to Clarke, no run, length ball in the corridor, dabbed towards point, they think about one but Clarke elects against it

22.6

Anderson to Clarke, 1 run, on the pads, clipped into the leg side

Australia 118/3   JM Anderson 7-0-40-2

38.1

Anderson to Clarke, 1 run, full and dug out through midwicket

38.2

Anderson to Wade, 1 run, pulled to deep midwicket

38.3

Anderson to Clarke, 3 runs, full and flicked out into the leg side wide of 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

38.6

Anderson to Clarke, no run, Clarke came down the wicket but Anderson dropped it in a touch short forcing Clarke to adjust and just block to cover

Australia 180/5   JM Anderson 8-0-46-2

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

40.4

Anderson to Clarke, 2 runs, leading edge down to long off, so weakly did it travel that they come back for two

40.5

Anderson to Clarke, no run, turned to midwicket

40.6

Anderson to Clarke, 1 leg bye, length, off the pad to backwards square leg

Australia 193/5   JM Anderson 9-0-55-2
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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