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England in Australia T20I Series - 2nd T20I

Australia v England

Australia won by 4 runs

6.1

Swann to Paine, no run, reverse sweep to start, but no connection

6.2

Swann to Paine, FOUR, uses the feet well, and lofted handsomely over wide mid-on. The ball hits the rope as it lands

6.3

Swann to Paine, 1 run, a touch early on that stroke, and chipped in the air through midwicket. But safe

6.4

Swann to Warner, 1 run, round the wicket, and pushed off the back foot through extra cover

6.5

Swann to Paine, OUT, a swipe across the line, a massive steepler, Collingwood calls for it at short midwicket, steadies himself, fumbles the initial take, but clutches onto the rebound!

TD Paine c Collingwood b Swann 21 (12m 12b 2x4 1x6) SR: 175.00

6.6

Swann to Warner, no run, driven firmly but straight to short cover.

Australia 63/2   GP Swann 1-0-6-1

8.1

Swann to Warner, 1 run, looped up from round the wicket, defended to point

8.2

Swann to Hussey, no run, on the toes, flicked to short fine leg

8.3

Swann to Hussey, no run, worked to midwicket

8.4

Swann to Hussey, no run, sharp spin this time, as the ball gets tangled in Hussey's pads

8.5

Swann to Hussey, 1 run, weaved out to point with busy footwork.

8.6

Swann to Warner, 1 run, dabbed in the air, dangerously close to Shahzad at short third man, who fields with a juggle on the bounce

Australia 72/2   GP Swann 2-0-9-1

10.1

Swann to Hussey, 1 run, a bit of width, but Swann is bowling to his field as a cut shot is slapped towards deep third man

10.2

Swann to White, OUT, cracking delivery, genuine spin as White, the Victorian, is nailed on the back foot. Paul Reiffel, the umpire - another Victorian - sticks up the finger!

CL White lbw b Swann 0 (3m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

10.3

Swann to Finch, 2 runs, outside edge, poked through the gully region. That'll do

10.4

Swann to Finch, no run, turned off the toes to square leg

10.5

Swann to Finch, no run, another flick, but straight to midwicket. England are keeping things tight now

10.6

Swann to Finch, no run, more sharp spin from an off-stump line. This is Test-match bowling from Swann

Australia 76/4   GP Swann 3-0-12-2

12.1

Swann to Finch, 2 runs, waist-high full toss as Swann lets one slip with an aghast scream. But it's not costly

12.2

Swann to Finch, FOUR, and there's the elusive boundary, a well-judged sweep through backward square

12.3

Swann to Finch, 1 run, heaved into the leg-side

12.4

Swann to Smith, no run, down on the sweep, but can't make proper contact

12.5

Swann to Smith, no run, two strides down the wicket, and defended back to the bowler

12.6

Swann to Smith, no run, another sharp offspinner to complete a fine spell from Swann. Smith tries to sweep but gets in a tangle

Australia 87/5   GP Swann 4-0-19-2
Series Results
Australia v England at Melbourne - Jan 14, 2011
Australia won by 4 runs
Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 12, 2011
England won by 1 wicket (with 0 balls remaining)
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Photos

Jan 14, 2011

Paul Collingwood juggled a chance off Tim Paine, but clung on in the end, Australia v England, 2nd Twenty20, Melbourne, January 14, 2011

Paul Collingwood juggled a chance off Tim Paine, but clung on in the end

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Jan 14, 2011

Mark Taylor and Shane Warne talk into the cameras while wearing headbands, Australia v England, 2nd Twenty20, MCG, January 14, 2011

Mark Taylor and Shane Warne talk into the cameras while wearing headbands

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