The Ashes - 3rd Test

England v Australia

Match drawn

Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal SR Watson lbw b Onions 62 130 106 10 0 58.49
View dismissal SM Katich lbw b Swann 46 83 48 9 0 95.83
View dismissal RT Ponting* c †Prior b Onions 38 88 47 5 0 80.85
View dismissal MEK Hussey b Onions 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
View dismissal MJ Clarke lbw b Anderson 29 94 55 4 0 52.72
View dismissal MJ North c †Prior b Anderson 12 63 49 1 0 24.48
View dismissal GA Manou b Anderson 8 20 11 2 0 72.72
View dismissal MG Johnson lbw b Anderson 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
NM Hauritz not out 20 78 50 1 0 40.00
View dismissal PM Siddle c †Prior b Anderson 13 31 26 2 0 50.00
View dismissal BW Hilfenhaus c Swann b Onions 20 37 31 4 0 64.51
Extras (b 5, lb 7, w 2, nb 1) 15
Total (all out; 70.4 overs; 319 mins) 263 (3.72 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-85 (Katich, 18.6 ov), 2-126 (Watson, 30.1 ov), 3-126 (Hussey, 30.2 ov), 4-163 (Ponting, 38.3 ov), 5-193 (Clarke, 49.4 ov), 6-202 (North, 51.4 ov), 7-202 (Johnson, 51.5 ov), 8-203 (Manou, 53.5 ov), 9-229 (Siddle, 61.5 ov), 10-263 (Hilfenhaus, 70.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets JM Anderson 24 7 80 5 3.33
A Flintoff 15 2 58 0 3.86 (1nb, 1w)
View wickets G Onions 16.4 2 58 4 3.48 (1w)
SCJ Broad 13 2 51 0 3.92
View wicket GP Swann 2 0 4 1 2.00
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AJ Strauss* c †Manou b Hilfenhaus 69 178 134 11 0 51.49
View dismissal AN Cook c †Manou b Siddle 0 7 4 0 0 0.00
View dismissal RS Bopara b Hilfenhaus 23 70 54 4 0 42.59
View dismissal IR Bell lbw b Johnson 53 147 114 7 1 46.49
View dismissal PD Collingwood c Ponting b Hilfenhaus 13 27 22 3 0 59.09
View dismissal MJ Prior c sub (PJ Hughes) b Siddle 41 100 59 6 0 69.49
View dismissal A Flintoff c Clarke b Hauritz 74 116 79 10 1 93.67
View dismissal SCJ Broad c & b Siddle 55 92 64 9 0 85.93
View dismissal GP Swann c North b Johnson 24 23 20 5 0 120.00
View dismissal JM Anderson c †Manou b Hilfenhaus 1 7 6 0 0 16.66
G Onions not out 2 20 14 0 0 14.28
Extras (b 2, lb 4, w 6, nb 9) 21
Total (all out; 93.3 overs; 399 mins) 376 (4.02 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-2 (Cook, 1.4 ov), 2-60 (Bopara, 19.2 ov), 3-141 (Strauss, 44.1 ov), 4-159 (Collingwood, 50.5 ov), 5-168 (Bell, 55.6 ov), 6-257 (Prior, 71.3 ov), 7-309 (Flintoff, 80.4 ov), 8-348 (Swann, 87.3 ov), 9-355 (Anderson, 88.6 ov), 10-376 (Broad, 93.3 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets BW Hilfenhaus 30 7 109 4 3.63 (4nb)
View wickets PM Siddle 21.3 3 89 3 4.13 (1w)
View wicket NM Hauritz 18 2 57 1 3.16
View wickets MG Johnson 21 1 92 2 4.38 (5nb, 1w)
SR Watson 3 0 23 0 7.66
Australia 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal SR Watson c †Prior b Anderson 53 183 114 9 0 46.49
View dismissal SM Katich c †Prior b Onions 26 55 47 2 0 55.31
View dismissal RT Ponting* b Swann 5 6 7 0 0 71.42
View dismissal MEK Hussey c †Prior b Broad 64 154 130 13 0 49.23
MJ Clarke not out 103 281 192 14 0 53.64
View dismissal MJ North c Anderson b Broad 96 208 159 15 0 60.37
GA Manou not out 13 39 28 1 0 46.42
Extras (b 4, lb 6, w 2, nb 3) 15
Total (5 wickets; 112.2 overs; 466 mins) 375 (3.33 runs per over)
Did not bat MG Johnson, BW Hilfenhaus, PM Siddle, NM Hauritz
Fall of wickets 1-47 (Katich, 13.2 ov), 2-52 (Ponting, 14.6 ov), 3-137 (Watson, 43.6 ov), 4-161 (Hussey, 52.6 ov), 5-346 (North, 103.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wicket JM Anderson 21 8 47 1 2.23 (1nb)
A Flintoff 15 0 35 0 2.33
View wicket G Onions 19 3 74 1 3.89 (1w)
View wicket GP Swann 31 4 119 1 3.83
View wickets SCJ Broad 16 2 38 2 2.37 (1w)
RS Bopara 8.2 1 44 0 5.28 (2nb)
PD Collingwood 2 0 8 0 4.00
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series England led the 5-match series 1-0
Test debut GA Manou (Australia)
Player of the match MJ Clarke (Australia)
Umpires Aleem Dar (Pakistan) and RE Koertzen (South Africa)
TV umpire RA Kettleborough
Match referee JJ Crowe (New Zealand)
Reserve umpire RT Robinson
Close of play
Thu, 30 Jul - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 126/1 (SR Watson 62*, RT Ponting 17*, 30 ov)
Fri, 31 Jul - day 2 - England 1st innings 116/2 (AJ Strauss 64*, IR Bell 26*, 36 ov)
Sat, 1 Aug - day 3 - no play
Sun, 2 Aug - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 88/2 (SR Watson 34*, MEK Hussey 18*, 28 ov)
Mon, 3 Aug - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 375/5 (112.2 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • Australia: 100 runs in 32.4 overs (197 balls), Extras 5, 136 mins
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 114 balls (SR Watson 24, MEK Hussey 29, Ex 0), 63 mins
  • Drinks: Australia - 132/2 in 43.0 overs (SR Watson 53, MEK Hussey 41)
  • SR Watson: 50 off 113 balls (9 x 4), 108 mins
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 98 balls (10 x 4), 120 mins
  • Australia: 150 runs in 48.4 overs (294 balls), Extras 8, 201 mins
  • Lunch: Australia - 172/4 in 57.0 overs (MJ Clarke 12, MJ North 4)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 64.2 overs (388 balls), Extras 8, 267 mins
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 95 balls (MJ Clarke 31, MJ North 19, Ex 0), 63 mins
  • Drinks: Australia - 231/4 in 76.0 overs (MJ Clarke 43, MJ North 32)
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 249/4 after 80.1 overs (MJ Clarke 47, MJ North 46)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 80.2 overs (484 balls), Extras 8, 334 mins
  • MJ North: 50 off 90 balls (7 x 4), 121 mins
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 106 balls (7 x 4), 164 mins
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 184 balls (MJ Clarke 45, MJ North 55, Ex 0), 129 mins
  • Tea: Australia - 293/4 in 93.0 overs (MJ Clarke 73, MJ North 64)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 97.3 overs (587 balls), Extras 8, 404 mins
  • 5th Wicket: 150 runs in 274 balls (MJ Clarke 76, MJ North 74, Ex 0), 187 mins
  • Australia: 350 runs in 105.1 overs (634 balls), Extras 13, 436 mins
  • Drinks: Australia - 367/5 in 111.0 overs (MJ Clarke 96, GA Manou 12)
  • MJ Clarke: 100 off 192 balls (14 x 4), 281 mins
 
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Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 20-23, 2009
England won by 197 runs
England v Australia at Leeds - Aug 7-9, 2009
Australia won by an innings and 80 runs
England v Australia at Birmingham - Jul 30-Aug 3, 2009
Match drawn
England v Australia at Lord's - Jul 16-20, 2009
England won by 115 runs
England v Australia at Cardiff - Jul 8-12, 2009
Match drawn
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Aug 3, 2009

Graham Manou checks out his injured hand with the team physio Alex Kountouris, England v Australia, 3rd Test, Edgbaston, 5th day, August 3, 2009

Graham Manou checks out his injured hand with the team physio Alex Kountouris

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Aug 3, 2009

Ricky Ponting congratulates Michael Clarke after the draw, England v Australia, 3rd Test, Edgbaston, 5th day, August 3, 2009

Ricky Ponting congratulates Michael Clarke after the draw

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