NatWest Series [Australia in England] - 5th ODI

England v Australia

Australia won by 4 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)

23.1

Hauritz to Shah, no run, very watchful there, he just allows that to go through to the keeper, no turn

23.2

Hauritz to Shah, 1 run, chipped drive towards mid-on, young Paine got a little excited there

23.5

Hauritz to Shah, no run, pushed straight back to the bowler

23.6

Hauritz to Shah, 1 run, full on middle and leg and drives neatly to long-on

England 108/3   OA Shah 2* (4b)

24.1

Johnson to Shah, FOUR, that just flew off the bat, makes use of the width outside off, didn't cut it with much conviction because the ball was in the air for a bit, but the placement was spot on because third man had no chance

24.2

Johnson to Shah, no run, stays back and pushes it back to the bowler

24.3

Johnson to Shah, no run, pushed down the track again

24.4

Johnson to Shah, FOUR, Johnson drops it short outside off and the ball stops on him a bit, Shah meets the ball high on the bat and slaps it past midwicket and mid-on, Johnson knows he's bowled a poor one

24.5

Johnson to Shah, 1 run, opens the face of the bat and steers him to third man

England 117/3   OA Shah 11* (9b 2x4)

25.5

Hauritz to Shah, no run, pushed down the track back to the bowler

25.6

Hauritz to Shah, no run, gets behind the line and defends with a dead bat

England 125/3   OA Shah 11* (11b 2x4)

26.2

Clarke to Shah, 1 run, no turn this time, he stays back and punches it to point for a single

26.4

Clarke to Shah, no run, stays behind the line and defends back to the bowler

26.5

Clarke to Shah, no run, comes down the pitch, changes his mind and opts to defend forward, well bowled

26.6

Clarke to Shah, 1 run, turns it towards short fine leg and completes a sharp single

England 129/3   OA Shah 13* (15b 2x4)

27.1

Hauritz to Shah, FOUR, Hauritz drops it on a good length but it doesn't stop Shah from chipping down and lofting him over mid-off

27.2

Hauritz to Shah, 1 run, steered to the covers for a single

27.5

Hauritz to Shah, no run, flighted outside off and pushed to the off side

27.6

Hauritz to Shah, 1 run, stays beside the line and steers him to point

England 136/3   OA Shah 19* (19b 3x4)

28.1

Clarke to Shah, no run, gives room and he steers him to the off side

28.2

Clarke to Shah, 1 run

28.6

Clarke to Shah, 1 wide, sneaks past his pads down the leg side

28.6

Clarke to Shah, no run, gets forward early and defends

England 143/3   OA Shah 20* (22b 3x4)

29.3

Hauritz to Shah, no run

29.4

Hauritz to Shah, 1 run, hesitation! He pushes it towards mid-off and the batsmen set off, think again, then after a fumble go through with a single

29.6

Hauritz to Shah, 1 run, squeezes it to point for a single

England 149/3   OA Shah 22* (25b 3x4)

30.1

Siddle to Shah, no run, fullish outside off and pushed towards mid-off

30.2

Siddle to Shah, 1 run, reaches out and chops it down to third man, the third fifty of the innings has been the quickest - off 56 balls

30.6

Siddle to Shah, 1 run, mistimes the on drive but he just manages to beat mid-on

England 154/3   OA Shah 24* (28b 3x4)

31.1

Hauritz to Shah, no run, driven hard down the pitch and picked up by the bowler

31.2

Hauritz to Shah, 1 run, gets forward and drives to the deep on the off side and brings up the fifty stand

31.5

Hauritz to Shah, 1 run, turns it just wide of short fine leg for a single

England 157/3   OA Shah 26* (31b 3x4)

34.4

Siddle to Shah, no run, gets a half stride forward and defends

34.5

Siddle to Shah, no run, wild swing and a miss, Siddle exerts himself a bit more and the ball kicks up outside off and thuds into the keeper's gloves

34.6

Siddle to Shah, no run, stays back and pushes it back to the bowler

England 171/4   OA Shah 26* (34b 3x4)

35.4

Watson to Shah, 2 runs, fires it on the blockhole and Shah squeezes it out to deep cover, slight fumble

35.5

Watson to Shah, 1 run, drops it just a bit short and he swivels and pulls to deep square

England 177/4   OA Shah 29* (36b 3x4)

37.1

Watson to Shah, no run, bowls it on the off stump line and he defends back to the bowler

37.2

Watson to Shah, no run, another dot ball as Shah drives straight to mid-off

37.3

Watson to Shah, 1 run, commits early to the front foot and he steers him down to cover

37.6

Watson to Shah, 1 run, drops it with soft hands to the covers and sets off

England 192/4   OA Shah 31* (40b 3x4)

38.1

Johnson to Shah, OUT, tame again, the England batsmen don't seem to have a very long shelf life going by the evidence today, Johnson lands it outside off and gets it to straighten, Shah pokes at it and gets a thickish outside edge to Paine

OA Shah c †Paine b Johnson 31 (57m 41b 3x4 0x6) SR: 75.60

England 192/5   OA Shah 31 (41b 3x4)
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Sep 15, 2009

Andrew Strauss still can't find that winning feeling, England v Australia, 5th ODI, Trent Bridge, September 15, 2009

Andrew Strauss still can't find that winning feeling

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Cameron White helped Australia across the line, England v Australia, 5th ODI, Trent Bridge, September 15, 2009

Cameron White helped Australia across the line

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