The Ashes - 2nd Test

England v Australia

England won by 115 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150

22.1

Hauritz to Strauss, no run, around the wicket, defended away

22.2

Hauritz to Strauss, no run, drifts it down leg side, Strauss couldn't get bat on it

22.3

Hauritz to Strauss, 1 run, worked away behind square leg this time for a single

22.4

Hauritz to Cook, no run, tossed up outside off, no real spin there, Cook defends

22.5

Hauritz to Cook, no run, Cook gets a good stride in and defends

22.6

Hauritz to Cook, no run, good ball, just outside off and it's quick off the pitch, Cook gets down to push it away

England 89/0   NM Hauritz 1-0-1-0

24.1

Hauritz to Strauss, no run, this one strays down leg, Strauss tries to sweep but misses it

24.2

Hauritz to Strauss, 1 bye, again Strauss can't get bat on an attempted sweep but it bounces off Haddin's pads and the run brings up the 100 partnership

24.3

Hauritz to Cook, no run, defended to off

24.4

Hauritz to Cook, 1 run, quicker and flatter, worked away towards square leg

24.5

Hauritz to Strauss, no run, left alone outside off

24.6

Hauritz to Strauss, no run, good curve this time, but it's defended easily

England 101/0   NM Hauritz 2-0-2-0

26.1

Hauritz to Cook, 1 run, tossed up outside off, Cook pushes it away and gets a single

26.2

Hauritz to Strauss, FOUR, that's a good sweep from Strauss, he's smothered the ball nicely just outside off and it runs away to deep midwicket, where Siddle can't quite make the save

26.3

Hauritz to Strauss, no run, cut this time, but can't beat point

26.4

Hauritz to Strauss, FOUR, good shot again, Strauss waits on this one and turns it into a paddle sweep that runs to fine leg

26.5

Hauritz to Strauss, no run, defended away comfortably

26.6

Hauritz to Strauss, no run, a hint of spin, it's left alone

England 117/0   NM Hauritz 3-0-11-0

28.1

Hauritz to Strauss, no run, pushed away defensively

28.2

Hauritz to Strauss, no run, drifts it in and defended again

28.3

Hauritz to Strauss, no run, straight bat again from Strauss

28.4

Hauritz to Strauss, no run, drifts it in again and it's prodded away

28.5

Hauritz to Strauss, no run, worked off the pads

28.6

Hauritz to Strauss, 1 run, clipped away for a single through leg

England 126/0   NM Hauritz 4-0-12-0

30.1

Hauritz to Cook, no run, wide of the off stump, teasing Cook. He will not be teased, though

30.2

Hauritz to Cook, no run, tighter line. Cook's forward

30.3

Hauritz to Cook, no run, nice length and good, slowish pace. Left alone

30.4

Hauritz to Cook, no run, Cook's forward and defending solidly

30.5

Hauritz to Cook, no run, defended solidly

30.6

Hauritz to Cook, no run, drives this smoothly out to cover, but that's exactly where Hauritz wants Cook driving - feeling for it outside off. He does love a feel, Cook

England 126/0   NM Hauritz 5-1-12-0

32.1

Hauritz to Cook, no run, ooh, nice and short and he tries to whip it through midwicket but can't time it.

32.2

Hauritz to Cook, no run, another short one, wide of the off stump this time. Cut to point

32.3

Hauritz to Cook, no run, tossed up outside off. Better from the bowler

32.4

Hauritz to Cook, FOUR, fullish but Cook - well! - he's pulled it in front of square for four! Horrid, cross-batted flog across the line. A slightly desperate looking shot really

32.5

Hauritz to Cook, no run, defended on the back foot

32.6

Hauritz to Cook, FOUR, another heave across the line and it's four! Well, he didn't look in control of that but it's four more

England 134/0   NM Hauritz 6-1-20-0

34.1

Hauritz to Cook, 1 run, swept from outside the off stump. Well outside the off stump. Hmm...

34.2

Hauritz to Strauss, no run, good leave outside off. Hurried through

34.3

Hauritz to Strauss, no run, nearly thought about paddling that, but pulled out at the last minute

34.4

Hauritz to Strauss, 1 run, swept to deep square leg

34.5

Hauritz to Cook, no run, steps outside the off stump and pads it away

34.6

Hauritz to Cook, no run, again he pads away

England 136/0   NM Hauritz 7-1-22-0

36.1

Hauritz to Cook, no run, flighted on middle-and-off, Cook nudges it purposefully to the leg side

36.2

Hauritz to Cook, 1 run, too straight and nicely tickled to leg

36.3

Hauritz to Strauss, no run, Strauss comes forward on the front foot to defend

36.4

Hauritz to Strauss, no run, defends once more

36.5

Hauritz to Strauss, no run, this hurries onto him on the back foot and he blocks

36.6

Hauritz to Strauss, no run, short, wide, cut to point

England 142/0   NM Hauritz 8-1-23-0

38.1

Hauritz to Strauss, no run, left alone outside off

38.2

Hauritz to Strauss, no run, nice pace and flight. Defended

38.3

Hauritz to Strauss, 3 runs, and he's dropped him and Hauritz is in real trouble here. Cook went down the pitch and smacked it straight back to Hauritz whose middle finger of his right (spinning) has been bent backwards. Ouch. Serious pain. He's off the field here

England 154/0   NM Hauritz 8.3-1-26-0
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150
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Jul 20, 2009

The <I>Evening Standard</I> celebrates England's win, England v Australia, 2nd Test, Lord's, July 20, 2009

The Evening Standard celebrates England's win

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Jul 20, 2009

Ricky Ponting shakes hands with Andrew Flintoff, England v Australia, 2nd Test, Lord's, 5th day, July 20, 2009

Ricky Ponting shakes hands with Andrew Flintoff

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