England tour of Ireland, 2006 / Commentary

6.1

Johnston to Strauss, no run, too full and on the pads, Strauss drives on the on side

6.2

Johnston to Strauss, no run, good line and length delivery, Strauss leaves the ball

6.3

Johnston to Strauss, no run, full and wide of the off stump, Strauss drives

6.4

Johnston to Strauss, no run, good line and length, Strauss defends it

6.5

Johnston to Strauss, no run, good length but wide of the off stump, Strauss misses the ball

6.6

Johnston to Strauss, no run, too full and on the pads, Strauss works it through the leg side

England 37/1   AJ Strauss 0* (6b)

8.1

Johnston to Strauss, no run, good line and length delivery, Strauss drives the ball off the back foot

8.2

Johnston to Strauss, no run, length ball, Strauss drives on the front foot

8.3

Johnston to Strauss, no run, wide outside the off stump, Strauss driving

8.4

Johnston to Strauss, no run, good line but too full, Strauss defends it

8.5

Johnston to Strauss, FOUR, too full and on the pads, Strauss drives on the on side

8.6

Johnston to Strauss, no run, Strauss defends on the front foot

England 49/1   AJ Strauss 4* (12b 1x4)

10.1

O'Brien to Strauss, OUT, pulled long hop straight to backward square-leg. What an inspired bowling change!

AJ Strauss c Botha b O'Brien 4 (16m 13b 1x4 0x6) SR: 30.76

England 60/2   AJ Strauss 4 (13b 1x4)
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Ireland v England at Belfast - Jun 13, 2006
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Jun 13, 2006

Furrowed brows: Andrew Strauss and Glen Chapple discuss tactics, Ireland v England, Stormont, June 13, 2006

Furrowed brows: Andrew Strauss and Glen Chapple discuss tactics

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Jun 13, 2006

A picturesque view at Stormont as Ireland take on England for the first time, Ireland v England, Stormont, June 13, 2006

A picturesque view at Stormont as Ireland take on England for the first time

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