England tour of Australia, 6th ODI: Australia v England at Sydney, Feb 2, 2011
Australia won by 2 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
2 February 2011 - day/night match (50-over match)

Johnson to Prior, OUT, Prior has run out of luck finally this innings, and to an absolute beauty from Johnson, it was fullish, swinging in from around off stump, and Prior played all around it, and the ball crashed in to off stump, Johnson strikes in his first over

MJ Prior b Johnson 18 (33m 23b 2x4 0x6) SR: 78.26

England 41/1   AJ Strauss 20* (23b 3x4)   MG Johnson 0.3-0-3-1

Smith to Strauss, OUT, Strauss comes rushing down the track, and finds the man at short midwicket with his attempted lofted stroke, it was teasingly tossed up, Strauss took the bait, and hit it straight to David Hussey who throws the ball gleefully in the air after taking a neat catch

AJ Strauss c Hussey b Smith 63 (87m 69b 6x4 0x6) SR: 91.30

England 121/2   IJL Trott 35* (43b 1x4)   SPD Smith 3.2-0-17-1

Lee to Pietersen, OUT, and the Powerplay jinx continues! Lee pitched on a good length around off stump, Pietersen tried to go over mid-off, the bat turned in his hand as he mis-timed it and he couldn't clear the fielder at mid-off. Steven Smith took a simple catch at waist height

KP Pietersen c Smith b Lee 29 (46m 34b 2x4 0x6) SR: 85.29

England 189/3   IJL Trott 73* (80b 3x4)   B Lee 5.1-1-25-1

Tait to Bell, OUT, caught, Bell makes room to hit a full ball through the off side but hits it flat and hard right at Clarke at extra cover

IR Bell c Clarke b Tait 45 (57m 32b 5x4 0x6) SR: 140.62

England 293/4   IJL Trott 128* (118b 10x4)   SW Tait 7.5-0-41-1

Watson to Morgan, OUT, caught at short third man. Morgan whipped around to get into position to play the reverse swat and make good contact with the length ball too. He hit it in the air, though, and straight to Tait in the circle

EJG Morgan c Tait b Watson 21 (15m 13b 3x4 0x6) SR: 161.53

England 319/5   IJL Trott 132* (123b 10x4)   SR Watson 5.5-0-39-1

Tait to Trott, OUT, short ball and Trott falls after top edging a pull shot. He made room and skied it, Tait called for the catch and took it cleanly

IJL Trott c & b Tait 137 (178m 126b 11x4 0x6) SR: 108.73

England 330/6   PD Collingwood 4* (4b)   SW Tait 9.5-0-56-2





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