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The Ashes - 4th Test

Australia v England

England won by an innings and 157 runs

Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal SR Watson c Pietersen b Tremlett 5 14 12 0 0 41.66
View dismissal PJ Hughes c Pietersen b Bresnan 16 59 32 2 0 50.00
View dismissal RT Ponting* c Swann b Tremlett 10 52 38 2 0 26.31
View dismissal MJ Clarke c †Prior b Anderson 20 89 54 2 0 37.03
View dismissal MEK Hussey c †Prior b Anderson 8 44 41 1 0 19.51
View dismissal SPD Smith c †Prior b Anderson 6 18 15 0 0 40.00
View dismissal BJ Haddin c Strauss b Bresnan 5 23 16 1 0 31.25
View dismissal MG Johnson c †Prior b Anderson 0 8 4 0 0 0.00
RJ Harris not out 10 39 23 2 0 43.47
View dismissal PM Siddle c †Prior b Tremlett 11 25 15 1 0 73.33
View dismissal BW Hilfenhaus c †Prior b Tremlett 0 10 8 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 2, nb 5) 7
Total (all out; 42.5 overs; 195 mins) 98 (2.28 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-15 (Watson, 3.2 ov), 2-37 (Hughes, 13.1 ov), 3-37 (Ponting, 14.2 ov), 4-58 (Hussey, 25.2 ov), 5-66 (Smith, 29.3 ov), 6-77 (Clarke, 33.4 ov), 7-77 (Haddin, 34.5 ov), 8-77 (Johnson, 35.2 ov), 9-92 (Siddle, 40.3 ov), 10-98 (Hilfenhaus, 42.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets JM Anderson 16 4 44 4 2.75
View wickets CT Tremlett 11.5 5 26 4 2.19 (1nb)
View wickets TT Bresnan 13 6 25 2 1.92
GP Swann 2 1 1 0 0.50
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AJ Strauss* c Hussey b Siddle 69 232 167 5 0 41.31
View dismissal AN Cook c Watson b Siddle 82 212 152 11 0 53.94
IJL Trott not out 168 486 345 13 0 48.69
View dismissal KP Pietersen lbw b Siddle 51 127 89 7 0 57.30
View dismissal PD Collingwood c Siddle b Johnson 8 27 15 1 0 53.33
View dismissal IR Bell c Siddle b Johnson 1 19 13 0 0 7.69
View dismissal MJ Prior c Ponting b Siddle 85 201 119 11 0 71.42
View dismissal TT Bresnan c †Haddin b Siddle 4 22 17 0 0 23.52
View dismissal GP Swann c †Haddin b Hilfenhaus 22 51 28 3 0 78.57
View dismissal CT Tremlett b Hilfenhaus 4 8 7 0 0 57.14
View dismissal JM Anderson b Siddle 1 5 6 0 0 16.66
Extras (b 10, lb 2, w 3, nb 3) 18
Total (all out; 159.1 overs; 700 mins) 513 (3.22 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-159 (Cook, 51.1 ov), 2-170 (Strauss, 55.3 ov), 3-262 (Pietersen, 86.3 ov), 4-281 (Collingwood, 91.3 ov), 5-286 (Bell, 95.3 ov), 6-459 (Prior, 141.1 ov), 7-465 (Bresnan, 145.4 ov), 8-508 (Swann, 156.3 ov), 9-512 (Tremlett, 158.1 ov), 10-513 (Anderson, 159.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets BW Hilfenhaus 37 13 83 2 2.24 (1w)
RJ Harris 28.4 9 91 0 3.17
View wickets MG Johnson 29 2 134 2 4.62 (2nb, 2w)
View wickets PM Siddle 33.1 10 75 6 2.26 (1nb)
SR Watson 10 1 34 0 3.40
SPD Smith 18 3 71 0 3.94
MJ Clarke 3.2 0 13 0 3.90
Australia 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal SR Watson lbw b Bresnan 54 136 102 6 0 52.94
View dismissal PJ Hughes run out (Trott/†Prior) 23 49 30 2 0 76.66
View dismissal RT Ponting* b Bresnan 20 101 73 2 0 27.39
View dismissal MJ Clarke c Strauss b Swann 13 81 66 0 0 19.69
View dismissal MEK Hussey c Bell b Bresnan 0 9 7 0 0 0.00
View dismissal SPD Smith b Anderson 38 91 67 6 0 56.71
BJ Haddin not out 55 135 93 4 1 59.13
View dismissal MG Johnson b Tremlett 6 23 22 0 0 27.27
View dismissal PM Siddle c Pietersen b Swann 40 70 50 4 1 80.00
View dismissal BW Hilfenhaus c †Prior b Bresnan 0 5 4 0 0 0.00
RJ Harris absent hurt -
Extras (b 1, lb 6, w 2) 9
Total (all out; 85.4 overs; 354 mins) 258 (3.01 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-53 (Hughes, 11.3 ov), 2-99 (Watson, 31.6 ov), 3-102 (Ponting, 35.4 ov), 4-104 (Hussey, 37.5 ov), 5-134 (Clarke, 52.5 ov), 6-158 (Smith, 61.5 ov), 7-172 (Johnson, 67.5 ov), 8-258 (Siddle, 84.2 ov), 9-258 (Hilfenhaus, 85.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wicket JM Anderson 20 1 71 1 3.55 (1w)
View wicket CT Tremlett 17 3 71 1 4.17
View wickets GP Swann 27 11 59 2 2.18
View wickets TT Bresnan 21.4 8 50 4 2.30 (1w)
Match details
Toss England, who chose to field
Series England led the 5-match series 2-1
Player of the match IJL Trott (England)
Umpires Aleem Dar (Pakistan) and AL Hill (New Zealand)
TV umpire M Erasmus (South Africa)
Match referee RS Madugalle (Sri Lanka)
Reserve umpire PR Reiffel
Close of play
Sun, 26 Dec - day 1 - England 1st innings 157/0 (AJ Strauss 64*, AN Cook 80*, 47 ov)
Mon, 27 Dec - day 2 - England 1st innings 444/5 (IJL Trott 141*, MJ Prior 75*, 136 ov)
Tue, 28 Dec - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 169/6 (BJ Haddin 11*, MG Johnson 6*, 66 ov)
Wed, 29 Dec - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 258 (85.4 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Australia: 200 runs in 73.2 overs (440 balls), Extras 9
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 62 balls (BJ Haddin 25, PM Siddle 22, Ex 5)
  • Drinks: Australia - 237/7 in 81.0 overs (BJ Haddin 48, PM Siddle 26)
  • BJ Haddin: 50 off 86 balls (4 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 82.4 overs (496 balls), Extras 9
  • Attendance: 18,899
 
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Series Results
Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 3-7, 2011
England won by an innings and 83 runs
Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 26-29, 2010
England won by an innings and 157 runs
Australia v England at Perth - Dec 16-19, 2010
Australia won by 267 runs
Australia v England at Adelaide - Dec 3-7, 2010
England won by an innings and 71 runs
Australia v England at Brisbane - Nov 25-29, 2010
Match drawn
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Dec 30, 2010

The Australian media on the Ashes defeat, December 30, 2010

The Australian media on the Ashes defeat

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Dec 29, 2010

Graeme Swann leads his England team-mates in the "Sprinkler" dance, Australia v England, 4th Test, Melbourne, 4th day, December 29, 2010

Graeme Swann leads his England team-mates in the "Sprinkler" dance

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