NatWest Series [Australia in England] - 1st ODI

England v Australia

England won by 15 runs

11.1

Doherty to Bell, 1 run, round the wicket, very full and driven down to long-off

11.2

Doherty to Cook, 1 run, stays round the wicket to Cook who pushes easily down to long-on

11.3

Doherty to Bell, 1 run, easily milked down to long-off passed a diving Doherty

11.4

Doherty to Cook, no run, beaten as he tries to cut

11.5

Doherty to Cook, no run, comes forward and works from off stump to square leg

11.6

Doherty to Cook, no run, sweeps firmly from quite wide outside off, connects well but square leg makes a good save

England 46/0   XJ Doherty 1-0-3-0

13.1

Doherty to Cook, 1 run, tossed up and swept to deep backward square

13.2

Doherty to Bell, no run, flighted on the stumps, pushed into the off side coming forward

13.3

Doherty to Bell, FOUR, full toss from Doherty and Bell had already reversed the grip, reverse paddling four through the vacant third man area - impudent stuff

13.4

Doherty to Bell, no run, tossed up and driven to cover

13.5

Doherty to Bell, 1 run, length ball on off, tapped short of cover for another one

13.6

Doherty to Cook, FOUR, short and wide, Cook hangs back and slaps this behind point for four more - all looking a lot easier for the English opening pair now

England 62/0   XJ Doherty 2-0-13-0

23.1

Doherty to Trott, no run, tossed up on middle, tickled to the man at midwicket

23.2

Doherty to Trott, 1 wide, flighted but drifting down leg, Trott misses out with an attempted sweep - but it was a wide

23.2

Doherty to Trott, 1 run, tossed up and punched past midwicket and they put pressure on mid-on to successfully scramble one

23.3

Doherty to Bopara, no run, full and pushed into the covers

23.4

Doherty to Bopara, no run, tossed up outside off, Bopara opens the face and steers to short third man

23.5

Doherty to Bopara, no run, bit of spin, outside off and played to cover

23.6

Doherty to Bopara, 1 run, tossed up and driven to mid-on for one

England 98/2   XJ Doherty 3-0-16-0

25.1

Doherty to Bopara, no run, tossed up outside off, pushed to the man at extra-cover

25.2

Doherty to Bopara, 2 runs, shorter length, bit of grip and Bopara cuts fine - possibly via a thick edge - for a couple to third man

25.3

Doherty to Bopara, 1 run, short again, goes back and cuts hard through point to the man on the rope

25.4

Doherty to Trott, FOUR, full and flighted, Trott skips forward and pokes Neil Mulligan right in the eye lofts Doherty straight back down the ground for four

25.5

Doherty to Trott, no run, length ball outside off, flatter delivery, tapped into the off side

25.6

Doherty to Trott, 1 run, full and on leg stump, swept behind square

England 111/2   XJ Doherty 4-0-24-0

27.1

Doherty to Trott, 1 run, sweeps a very full delivery out to deep square

27.2

Doherty to Bopara, no run, touch quicker, angling in towards middle and leg, defended to the off side

27.3

Doherty to Bopara, FOUR, down the pitch and drilled through the off side, but he was nearly done in the flight as Doherty tossed it fuller and wider as he saw Bopara charge but the batsman held his nerve

27.4

Doherty to Bopara, no run, popped in the air towards mid-on...right where one of the catches was previously when the quicks bowled at Bopara earlier

27.5

Doherty to Bopara, 1 run, pushed into the off side

27.6

Doherty to Trott, no run, pushed off the back foot into the covers

England 121/2   XJ Doherty 5-0-30-0

29.1

Doherty to Trott, 1 run, tossed up on off stump, driven past a diving cover down to long-off

29.2

Doherty to Morgan, 1 run, places this square backward of point

29.3

Doherty to Trott, no run, punched back towards the bowler who dives in his followthrough

29.4

Doherty to Trott, no run, defended off the back foot to the leg side

29.5

Doherty to Trott, no run, drives off a thick outside edge to short third man

29.6

Doherty to Trott, 1 run, dragged down shorter and wider, Trott cuts out to the man in the deep...don't suspect Australia will mind Trott keeping the strike

England 126/3   XJ Doherty 6-0-33-0

31.1

Doherty to Trott, no run, nice stuff from Doherty now, draws Trott forward and he pushes to the off side

31.2

Doherty to Trott, no run, half an appeal as Trott squeezes this into the off side

31.3

Doherty to Trott, 3 runs, full on leg side, beautifully whipped away through midwicket...David Hussey makes an athletic dive on the boundary and pulls off a stunning piece of fielding to prevent the boundary. Brilliant effort

31.4

Doherty to Morgan, 1 run, stays round the wicket, worked off middle out to deep midwicket

31.5

Doherty to Trott, no run, lovely bowling, beats Trott with one that turns quite sharply. Australia go for two appeals (stumping and catch) and Clarke then reviews for the caught behind. Hot Spot doesn't show an edge

31.6

Doherty to Trott, 1 run, driven down to long-off

England 136/3   XJ Doherty 7-0-38-0

33.1

Doherty to Morgan, 2 runs, round the wicket, worked from well outside off through midwicket and placed nicely wide of long-on

33.2

Doherty to Morgan, no run, goes for the cut and misses

33.3

Doherty to Morgan, 1 run, connects this time having jumped extravagantly around the crease...gets a single to deep point

33.4

Doherty to Trott, no run, defended to the off side

33.5

Doherty to Trott, no run, driven out to cover

33.6

Doherty to Trott, 1 run, pushed off the back foot down to long off

England 146/3   XJ Doherty 8-0-42-0

40.1

Doherty to Trott, OUT, tossed up on leg stump and bowled him! Trott simply missed with an attempted glance through the on side, almost yorking himself as the ball dipped and slipped under the bat to break the wicket

IJL Trott b Doherty 54 (100m 70b 3x4 0x6) SR: 77.14

40.2

Doherty to Kieswetter, no run, full and on the stumps, studied forward defensive

40.3

Doherty to Kieswetter, no run, flighted around off, pushed to extra-cover

40.4

Doherty to Kieswetter, no run, tight line, full and straight, driven back to the bowler

40.5

Doherty to Kieswetter, 1 run, touch shorter, Kieswetter goes back and slashes hard , Smith leaps to his left at extra-cover to make a terrific stop and limit them to one

40.6

Doherty to Morgan, 1 run, tossed up and across, worked from in front of off through midwicket

England 191/4   XJ Doherty 9-0-44-1

42.1

Doherty to Kieswetter, 1 run, tossed up on leg, nurdled through midwicket

42.2

Doherty to Morgan, 1 run, gives it some air, outside off and Morgan goes down on one knee, doesn't quite connect with the slog-sweep and they get one to deep midwicket

42.3

Doherty to Kieswetter, 1 run, full and one the stumps, straightening a touch, chipped down the ground

42.4

Doherty to Morgan, 1 run, length ball, sliding across, goes back and late cuts

42.5

Doherty to Kieswetter, 1 run, full and flighted on the stumps, Kieswetter drills a shot at extra-cover

42.6

Doherty to Morgan, 1 run, length ball, cut behind point

England 199/4   XJ Doherty 10-0-50-1
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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