England tour of Australia, 4th ODI: Australia v England at Adelaide, Jan 26, 2011
England won by 21 runs
Played at Adelaide Oval
26 January 2011 - day/night match (50-over match)
22.2

Smith to Pietersen, no run, Pietersen defends the first ball towards the bowler

22.3

Smith to Pietersen, 1 run, played towards midwicket for one

22.6

Smith to Pietersen, 1 run, Pietersen takes a step out and punches the ball towards long off

England 139/2   KP Pietersen 2* (3b)
23.1

Doherty to Pietersen, 2 runs, and Pietersen attempts to drive past the fielder at mid-on. Bollinger does well to dive to his left and take the pace off the ball

23.2

Doherty to Pietersen, FOUR, and here he goes! Lofting the ball into the vacant space at the long-on boundary. Pietersen came down and hit it cleanly

23.3

Doherty to Pietersen, no run, defended on the front foot towards the off

23.4

Doherty to Pietersen, 1 run, played off the back foot towards point

England 146/2   KP Pietersen 9* (7b 1x4)
24.5

Smith to Pietersen, 1 run, Pietersen got into position for the sweep early and paddled it to fine leg

England 149/2   KP Pietersen 10* (8b 1x4)
25.1

Doherty to Pietersen, no run, Pietersen takes two steps down and then defends

25.2

Doherty to Pietersen, 1 run, he stays back this time and steers the ball through point

25.4

Doherty to Pietersen, 1 run, Pietersen gets down on one knee for the paddle sweep very early once again, and collects one

England 154/2   KP Pietersen 12* (11b 1x4)
26.1

Smith to Pietersen, 1 leg bye, Pietersen comes down the pitch and gets hit on the pad. Smith appeals but he was a long way forward and perhaps outside the line.

26.3

Smith to Pietersen, OUT, caught at long-on! The fielder was back on the boundary this time, but Pietersen went after Smith anyway. He came forward, got under the ball and hoisted it towards the boundary. Not enough distance on it though and Marsh ran in a few paces to take a simple catch

KP Pietersen c Marsh b Smith 12 (12m 13b 1x4 0x6) SR: 92.30

England 158/3   KP Pietersen 12 (13b 1x4)
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