ICC Champions Trophy - 3rd match, Group A

England v Australia

England won by 48 runs

14.4

Bresnan to Bailey, no run, tails in again, struck too high on the pad for an lbw call

14.5

Bresnan to Bailey, no run, played off the back foot towards backward point

14.6

Bresnan to Bailey, no run, straight through him, Bailey late in getting the bat down on a defensive stroke around off stump, got well beaten and the ball narrowly went over off stump

Australia 47/2   GJ Bailey 0* (3b)

15.3

Tredwell to Bailey, no run, a step down the wicket and defended with the pad

15.4

Tredwell to Bailey, no run, goes to paddle sweep and misses, struck outside the line

15.5

Tredwell to Bailey, 2 runs, goes for the paddle sweep and gets it away this time, square leg has to run back to field

15.6

Tredwell to Bailey, no run, stays back to guide from just outside off stump to short third man

Australia 50/2   GJ Bailey 2* (7b)

16.4

Bresnan to Bailey, no run, a foot and a half outside the off stump, played off the back foot to cover

16.5

Bresnan to Bailey, no run, tighter line and Bailey takes it high on the bat and drops it towards midwicket

16.6

Bresnan to Bailey, 1 run, goes to pull and gets it off the high on the bat out towards deep midwicket, good job he didn't catch that better in the end

Australia 53/2   GJ Bailey 3* (10b)

17.1

Tredwell to Bailey, no run, tossed up outside off stump, Bailey advances and clips straight to midwicket

17.2

Tredwell to Bailey, no run, pushed through around the off, tapped back down the pitch

17.3

Tredwell to Bailey, 1 run, floated up, edges across, manages to paddle the ball through backward square

Australia 54/2   GJ Bailey 4* (13b)

18.1

Bresnan to Bailey, no run, tight line and Bailey gets across to defend a length delivery

18.2

Bresnan to Bailey, 1 run, angling in from wide of the stumps, steered through gully for a single

18.4

Bresnan to Bailey, no run, length ball, around the line of off, pushed back towards mid-on

18.5

Bresnan to Bailey, 2 runs, bit of width, Bailey angles the bat and steers behind point, third man has to run round and they pick up two

18.6

Bresnan to Bailey, no run, pitched up in the channel outside off, driven with a full swing of the arms but straight to mid-off

Australia 60/2   GJ Bailey 7* (18b)

19.2

Root to Bailey, no run, over the wicket, floated up and played back to the bowler

19.3

Root to Bailey, 1 run, full and straight, pitching around off, worked off the pads through midwicket

Australia 62/2   GJ Bailey 8* (20b)

20.2

Bopara to Bailey, 1 run, angling in from outside off, clipped into the off side

20.5

Bopara to Bailey, 1 run, slightly shorty of a length and wide of the stumps, hacked through cover point to the sweeper

Australia 67/2   GJ Bailey 10* (22b)

21.1

Root to Bailey, 1 run, tossed up, pushed back through mid-on and there's a comfortable one

21.3

Root to Bailey, 2 runs, full and straight, good work from Bailey, showing his stumps but adroitly paddling the ball through 45 for a couple

21.4

Root to Bailey, no run, floated up outside off, reverses the hands but can't beat point

21.5

Root to Bailey, 1 run, pushed through on the stumps, worked with a closed bat face through midwicket

Australia 72/2   GJ Bailey 14* (26b)

22.1

Bopara to Bailey, 2 runs, touch short and straight, pulled in front of deep midwicket and they get back for a second

22.2

Bopara to Bailey, FOUR, drops short again and Bailey times this one better, swivel-pulling hard and flat through square, nearly taking a chunk out of the umpire in the process

22.3

Bopara to Bailey, 1 run, gets forward and digs out a full ball back down the ground

22.6

Bopara to Bailey, 1 run, pitched up in the blockhole again, squeezed out towards long-on again

Australia 85/2   GJ Bailey 22* (30b 1x4)

23.1

Root to Bailey, 1 run, tossed up on middle, clips one through backward square

23.3

Root to Bailey, 1 run, slightly shorter, stands up in the crease and knocks one through mid-on

23.5

Root to Bailey, 1 run, angled in, full and glanced through square leg for another single

Australia 90/2   GJ Bailey 25* (33b 1x4)

24.1

Broad to Bailey, no run, slightly back of a length, homing in over the top of the stumps, blocked towards mid-on

24.2

Broad to Bailey, no run, this is perilously close to being played on, as the ball seams - reverses? - back in a Bailey, cramps him for room and he chops into the ground and up, over the stumps

24.3

Broad to Bailey, 1 run, bit of width, length delivery and steered off the back foot through point

24.5

Broad to Bailey, 1 leg bye, Broad is interested here, the ball again coming back at Bailey, he's hit above knee - quite leg side too - and they pick up an extra as Erasmus shakes his head

Australia 93/2   GJ Bailey 26* (37b 1x4)

25.1

Root to Bailey, 1 run, reverses the hands and paddles one through the square on the off side

25.6

Root to Bailey, 1 run, on the stumps and nudged for one to backward square leg

Australia 96/3   GJ Bailey 28* (39b 1x4)

26.1

Broad to Bailey, no run, slightly back of a length, defended short on the leg side

26.2

Broad to Bailey, 1 run, angling back in off a length, worked through square leg off the pads

26.4

Broad to Bailey, no run, off-stump line, on a length, played back to the bowler

26.5

Broad to Bailey, 1 run, in the channel outside off, gets forward and pushes into the covers, a rare misfield gives them one

Australia 99/3   GJ Bailey 30* (43b 1x4)

27.1

Root to Bailey, 1 run, leaves the crease and looks to hit down the ground, ends up lofting a single short of long-on

27.4

Root to Bailey, 1 run, pushed through, opens the face and plays wide of point, good running rotates the strike again

Australia 102/3   GJ Bailey 32* (45b 1x4)

28.3

Anderson to Bailey, 1 run, waits on a length ball and steers one behind square

Australia 105/3   GJ Bailey 33* (46b 1x4)

29.1

Tredwell to Bailey, no run, tossed up outside off, spinning in and Bailey misses stepping across and trying to paddle fine

29.2

Tredwell to Bailey, 2 runs, gets forward and works a couple into a gap through square on the leg side, playing with the spin

29.3

Tredwell to Bailey, 2 runs, tossed up high, waits and flicks behind deep square, again they come back for two

29.4

Tredwell to Bailey, FOUR, plays the reverse sweep again and times this one really well, the bat coming down in a hard arc and pinging the ball past short third man and away for four

29.5

Tredwell to Bailey, 1 run, takes the pace off a bit more, tossed up outside off, punched to long-on

Australia 114/3   GJ Bailey 42* (51b 2x4)

30.4

Anderson to Bailey, no run, zips this one through off the seam and beats Bailey's outside edge as he fences from the crease - good ball, that

30.5

Anderson to Bailey, no run, goes across and defends in front of the stumps

30.6

Anderson to Bailey, no run, off-stump line, angling back off the pitch, blocked into the covers - just one off the over

Australia 116/3   GJ Bailey 42* (54b 2x4)

31.5

Tredwell to Bailey, 1 run, pitching middle and leg, worked wide of midwicket for one more

Australia 124/3   GJ Bailey 43* (55b 2x4)

32.1

Bresnan to Bailey, 1 run, good length, around the line of off, blocked short on the off side and they amble one

32.3

Bresnan to Bailey, 1 run, coming back in off a length, brings the bat down at an angle and squeezes one behind square on the leg side

Australia 127/3   GJ Bailey 45* (57b 2x4)

33.1

Broad to Bailey, 1 run, slightly short and outside off, Bailey guides a single down to third man

Australia 128/4   GJ Bailey 46* (58b 2x4)

34.1

Bresnan to Bailey, no run, good length, zipping back in from outside off, Bailey's cramped but keeps it out

34.2

Bresnan to Bailey, 1 run, pitched up and played back on the leg side for a single

Australia 129/4   GJ Bailey 47* (60b 2x4)

35.3

Anderson to Bailey, 1 run, full of length just outside off, dabbed to point coming forward, just in front of the fielder so they take a quick single

Australia 136/5   GJ Bailey 48* (61b 2x4)

36.1

Bresnan to Bailey, 2 runs, length ball on middle stump, flicked around the corner backward of square and that will bring up George Bailey's fifty, a lone hand in this chase

36.2

Bresnan to Bailey, no run, tighter line to off stump and blocked back up the wicket

36.3

Bresnan to Bailey, 1 run, back of a length just outside off, late cut down to third man

Australia 139/6   GJ Bailey 51* (64b 2x4)

37.2

Tredwell to Bailey, 1 run, dropped into midwicket, wide enough of the fielder for a comfortable single

37.4

Tredwell to Bailey, 1 run, around the wicket, tucked through square leg on the front foot

Australia 148/6   GJ Bailey 53* (66b 2x4)

38.1

Bopara to Bailey, 1 run, full on leg stump, poor ball but gets away with it as it's clipped straight to short long leg

38.6

Bopara to Bailey, 1 run, squeezed out from a full length to short long leg, a shy at the stumps but they're through for the single quickly

Australia 151/6   GJ Bailey 55* (68b 2x4)

39.1

Tredwell to Bailey, OUT, around the wicket again, a few steps down the track, tries to take on long on but doesn't get anywhere near the proper connection and Joe Root takes the catch a very easy chance going a few yards to his left. It was a weak shot from Bailey and looped very comfortably to the fielder, Australia's last hope, if there was still hope, gone

GJ Bailey c Root b Tredwell 55 (106m 69b 2x4 0x6) SR: 79.71

Australia 151/7   GJ Bailey 55 (69b 2x4)
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Jun 8, 2013

George Bailey played a lone hand for Australia, England v Australia, Champions Trophy, Group A, Edgbaston, June 8, 2013

George Bailey played a lone hand for Australia

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Jun 8, 2013

Mitchell Starc is cleaned up by James Anderson, , England v Australia, Champions Trophy, Group A, Edgbaston, June 8, 2013

Mitchell Starc is cleaned up by James Anderson

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