The Ashes - 3rd Test

England v Australia

Match drawn

England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal ME Trescothick c †Gilchrist b Warne 63 196 117 9 0 53.84
View dismissal AJ Strauss b Lee 6 43 28 0 0 21.42
View dismissal MP Vaughan* c McGrath b Katich 166 281 215 20 1 77.20
View dismissal IR Bell c †Gilchrist b Lee 59 205 155 8 0 38.06
View dismissal KP Pietersen c sub (BJ Hodge) b Lee 21 50 28 1 0 75.00
View dismissal MJ Hoggard b Lee 4 13 10 1 0 40.00
View dismissal A Flintoff c Langer b Warne 46 93 67 7 0 68.65
View dismissal GO Jones b Gillespie 42 86 51 6 0 82.35
View dismissal AF Giles c Hayden b Warne 0 11 6 0 0 0.00
SJ Harmison not out 10 13 11 1 0 90.90
View dismissal SP Jones b Warne 0 7 4 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 4, lb 5, w 3, nb 15) 27
Total (all out; 113.2 overs; 503 mins) 444 (3.91 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-26 (Strauss, 9.2 ov), 2-163 (Trescothick, 41.5 ov), 3-290 (Vaughan, 74.3 ov), 4-333 (Pietersen, 86.2 ov), 5-341 (Hoggard, 88.6 ov), 6-346 (Bell, 92.1 ov), 7-433 (Flintoff, 109.2 ov), 8-434 (GO Jones, 110.2 ov), 9-438 (Giles, 111.4 ov), 10-444 (SP Jones, 113.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GD McGrath 25 6 86 0 3.44 (4nb)
View wickets B Lee 27 6 100 4 3.70 (5nb, 2w)
View wicket JN Gillespie 19 2 114 1 6.00 (2nb, 1w)
View wickets SK Warne 33.2 5 99 4 2.97 (2nb)
View wicket SM Katich 9 1 36 1 4.00
Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal JL Langer c Bell b Giles 31 76 50 4 0 62.00
View dismissal ML Hayden lbw b Giles 34 112 71 5 0 47.88
View dismissal RT Ponting* c Bell b SP Jones 7 20 12 1 0 58.33
View dismissal DR Martyn b Giles 20 71 41 2 0 48.78
View dismissal SM Katich b Flintoff 17 39 28 1 0 60.71
View dismissal AC Gilchrist c †GO Jones b SP Jones 30 74 49 4 0 61.22
View dismissal SK Warne c Giles b SP Jones 90 183 122 11 1 73.77
View dismissal MJ Clarke c Flintoff b SP Jones 7 19 18 0 0 38.88
View dismissal JN Gillespie lbw b SP Jones 26 144 111 1 1 23.42
View dismissal B Lee c Trescothick b SP Jones 1 17 16 0 0 6.25
GD McGrath not out 1 20 4 0 0 25.00
Extras (b 8, lb 7, w 8, nb 15) 38
Total (all out; 84.5 overs; 393 mins) 302 (3.55 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-58 (Langer, 15.5 ov), 2-73 (Ponting, 20.1 ov), 3-86 (Hayden, 23.3 ov), 4-119 (Katich, 32.1 ov), 5-133 (Martyn, 35.3 ov), 6-186 (Gilchrist, 48.1 ov), 7-201 (Clarke, 52.3 ov), 8-287 (Warne, 76.2 ov), 9-293 (Lee, 80.4 ov), 10-302 (Gillespie, 84.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
SJ Harmison 10 0 47 0 4.70 (3nb)
MJ Hoggard 6 2 22 0 3.66
View wicket A Flintoff 20 1 65 1 3.25 (8nb)
View wickets SP Jones 17.5 6 53 6 2.97 (1nb, 2w)
View wickets AF Giles 31 4 100 3 3.22 (1w)
England 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal ME Trescothick b McGrath 41 71 56 6 0 73.21
View dismissal AJ Strauss c Martyn b McGrath 106 246 158 9 2 67.08
View dismissal MP Vaughan* c sub (BJ Hodge) b Lee 14 45 37 2 0 37.83
View dismissal IR Bell c Katich b McGrath 65 165 103 4 1 63.10
View dismissal KP Pietersen lbw b McGrath 0 3 1 0 0 0.00
View dismissal A Flintoff b McGrath 4 20 18 0 0 22.22
GO Jones not out 27 15 12 2 2 225.00
AF Giles not out 0 4 0 0 0 -
Extras (b 5, lb 3, w 1, nb 14) 23
Total (6 wickets dec; 61.5 overs; 288 mins) 280 (4.52 runs per over)
Did not bat MJ Hoggard, SJ Harmison, SP Jones
Fall of wickets 1-64 (Trescothick, 15.3 ov), 2-97 (Vaughan, 25.4 ov), 3-224 (Strauss, 53.3 ov), 4-225 (Pietersen, 53.5 ov), 5-248 (Flintoff, 59.1 ov), 6-264 (Bell, 61.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets GD McGrath 20.5 1 115 5 5.52 (6nb, 1w)
View wicket B Lee 12 0 60 1 5.00 (4nb)
SK Warne 25 3 74 0 2.96
JN Gillespie 4 0 23 0 5.75 (4nb)
Australia 2nd innings (target: 423 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal JL Langer c †GO Jones b Hoggard 14 42 41 3 0 34.14
View dismissal ML Hayden b Flintoff 36 123 91 5 1 39.56
View dismissal RT Ponting* c †GO Jones b Harmison 156 411 275 16 1 56.72
View dismissal DR Martyn lbw b Harmison 19 53 36 3 0 52.77
View dismissal SM Katich c Giles b Flintoff 12 30 23 2 0 52.17
View dismissal AC Gilchrist c Bell b Flintoff 4 36 30 0 0 13.33
View dismissal MJ Clarke b SP Jones 39 73 63 7 0 61.90
View dismissal JN Gillespie lbw b Hoggard 0 8 5 0 0 0.00
View dismissal SK Warne c †GO Jones b Flintoff 34 99 69 5 0 49.27
B Lee not out 18 44 25 4 0 72.00
GD McGrath not out 5 17 9 1 0 55.55
Extras (b 5, lb 8, w 1, nb 20) 34
Total (9 wickets; 108 overs; 474 mins) 371 (3.43 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-25 (Langer, 11.1 ov), 2-96 (Hayden, 29.4 ov), 3-129 (Martyn, 42.5 ov), 4-165 (Katich, 49.3 ov), 5-182 (Gilchrist, 57.4 ov), 6-263 (Clarke, 75.2 ov), 7-264 (Gillespie, 76.5 ov), 8-340 (Warne, 98.2 ov), 9-354 (Ponting, 103.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets SJ Harmison 22 4 67 2 3.04 (4nb, 1w)
View wickets MJ Hoggard 13 0 49 2 3.76 (6nb)
AF Giles 26 4 93 0 3.57
MP Vaughan 5 0 21 0 4.20
View wickets A Flintoff 25 6 71 4 2.84 (9nb)
View wicket SP Jones 17 3 57 1 3.35
Match details
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series 5-match series level 1-1
Player of the match RT Ponting (Australia)
Umpires BF Bowden (New Zealand) and SA Bucknor (West Indies)
TV umpire NJ Llong
Match referee RS Madugalle (Sri Lanka)
Close of play
Thu, 11 Aug - day 1 - England 1st innings 341/5 (IR Bell 59*, 89 ov)
Fri, 12 Aug - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 214/7 (SK Warne 45*, JN Gillespie 4*, 56 ov)
Sat, 13 Aug - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 264/7 (SK Warne 78*, JN Gillespie 7*, 70 ov)
Sun, 14 Aug - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 24/0 (JL Langer 14*, ML Hayden 5*, 10 ov)
Mon, 15 Aug - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 371/9 (108 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • Australia 50 in 17.6 overs
  • Australia 100 in 31.1 overs
  • Ponting 50 in 103 balls, 4x4, 1x6
  • Australia 150 in 46.5 overs
  • Australia 200 in 60.6 overs
  • RT Ponting 100 in 249 mins off 169 balls, 10x4, 1x6
  • Australia 250 in 71.3 overs
  • Ponting 150 in 246 balls, 380 mts, 15x4, 1x6
 
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Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Sep 8-12, 2005
Match drawn
England v Australia at Nottingham - Aug 25-28, 2005
England won by 3 wickets
England v Australia at Manchester - Aug 11-15, 2005
Match drawn
England v Australia at Birmingham - Aug 4-7, 2005
England won by 2 runs
England v Australia at Lord's - Jul 21-24, 2005
Australia won by 239 runs
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Aug 28, 2005

Aleem Dar and Steve Bucknor chew the cud, England v Australia, 4th Test, Nottingham, August 28, 2005

Aleem Dar and Steve Bucknor chew the cud

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Aug 15, 2005

Ricky Ponting is beaten, England v Australia, 3rd Test, Old Trafford, 5th day, August 15, 2005

Ricky Ponting is beaten

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