Australia tour of England and Scotland, 5th Test: England v Australia at The Oval, Aug 21-25, 2013
The Ashes - 5th Test
Match drawn
21,22,23,24,25 August 2013 (5-day match)
  • Overs 1-50
  • Overs 51-100
  • Overs 101-150
42.6

Anderson to Smith, no run, whosh...he starts with a wild drive outside off, a really lazy shot, nowhere near the pitch. Nearly an edge

Australia 144/3   SPD Smith 0* (1b)
43.2

Swann to Smith, no run, stays round the wicket, floated across outside off, gets well forward and defends

43.3

Swann to Smith, no run, a little shorter so he goes back this time

43.4

Swann to Smith, no run, uses his feet, as he likes to do, but is still in defence

43.5

Swann to Smith, no run, spins a touch from outside off, Smith is back and blocking

43.6

Swann to Smith, no run, pitches this one a touch wider, drawing Smith forward and defends towards cover

Australia 145/3   SPD Smith 0* (6b)
44.3

Anderson to Smith, no run, defended to the off side

44.4

Anderson to Smith, no run, full outside off, this time Smith is more restrained and lets it pass off stump

44.5

Anderson to Smith, no run, good stride forward, played to cover

44.6

Anderson to Smith, no run, left alone outside off

Australia 148/3   SPD Smith 0* (10b)
45.2

Swann to Smith, no run, comes down the pitch, driven in the air for a little while and doesn't quite beat mid-off

45.3

Swann to Smith, no run, shorter, but some decent spin on that into Smith...defended to cover

45.4

Swann to Smith, 1 run, flicked through the on side, beats a diving short midwicket

45.6

Swann to Smith, no run, a smidgen quicker, 55mph, defended to midwicket

Australia 151/3   SPD Smith 1* (14b)
47.1

Swann to Smith, SIX, big shot...couple of skips down the pitch and drives this high and handsome over long-of

47.2

Swann to Smith, no run, defended to the off side

47.3

Swann to Smith, no run, onto the back foot and defends

47.4

Swann to Smith, 1 run, drifting onto leg stump, tucked off the pads through short fine-leg

Australia 158/3   SPD Smith 8* (18b 1x6)
48.1

Anderson to Smith, no run, good save at gully...Smith defends with an open face, it looked like it would get through but Bell leapt to his right

48.2

Anderson to Smith, no run, good length outside off, left alone

48.3

Anderson to Smith, no run, defends on the walk to cover

48.4

Anderson to Smith, no run, fuller this time, Smith drives to mid-off

48.5

Anderson to Smith, no run, played to cover from the front foot

48.6

Anderson to Smith, no run, wide outside off, the batsman isn't interested

Australia 158/3   SPD Smith 8* (24b 1x6)
50.1

Woakes to Smith, no run, goes for a yorker first up, gets it pretty much on target, dug out to midwicket

50.2

Woakes to Smith, no run, full outside off, defended to cover

50.3

Woakes to Smith, no run, full and straight, clipped firmly and with a bit of a flourish to midwicket

50.4

Woakes to Smith, no run, outside off, left alone, carries at Prior's bootlaces

50.5

Woakes to Smith, no run, hint of movement as this one wobbles as Smith leaves alone

50.6

Woakes to Smith, no run, wider of the stumps, left alone...a maiden to begin his second spell

Australia 162/3   SPD Smith 8* (30b 1x6)
52.1

Woakes to Smith, no run, edged! But short! A healthy nick from Smith as he fiddles outside off (in familiar style) but it falls in front of Cook at first slip. Good length outside off

52.2

Woakes to Smith, no run, now a strangled appeal for lbw, Smith trapping the ball with bat and pad together but it's well outside the line

52.3

Woakes to Smith, no run, short of a length, Smith across his crease and defends

52.4

Woakes to Smith, no run, on off stump, played towards mid-on

52.5

Woakes to Smith, no run, full and outside off, left alone...a game of patience between batsman and bowler. Who will crack first?

52.6

Woakes to Smith, no run, ends a tight, and more threatening over, with a delivery on a full length outside off

Australia 164/3   SPD Smith 8* (36b 1x6)
53.5

Swann to Smith, no run, stride forward, pushed to cover

53.6

Swann to Smith, no run, whipped with a flick of the bottom hand, on the bounce to Cook at short midwicket

Australia 165/3   SPD Smith 8* (38b 1x6)
55.1

Kerrigan to Smith, no run, round the wicket, full on middle, hint of turn and defended to cover

55.2

Kerrigan to Smith, 1 run, this is short, very short, but only costs him a single as it's driven off the back foot to deep cover

55.4

Kerrigan to Smith, no run, gets this one fuller, and outside off, there's a hint of spin as it's left alone

55.5

Kerrigan to Smith, no run, that's nicely bowled, draws him forward on off stump and it runs off a thick outer half of the bat to backward point

55.6

Kerrigan to Smith, no run, angled into Smith who punches it to the off side

Australia 173/3   SPD Smith 9* (43b 1x6)
57.1

Kerrigan to Smith, (no ball) FOUR, oh dear, that's horrid...a huge, head-high, full toss that Smith pulls out to deep midwicket

57.1

Kerrigan to Smith, 1 run, now it's dragged down short and wide outside off, cut out to deep cover...this is chastening for Kerrigan

57.4

Kerrigan to Smith, 1 run, this one is full again, driven to long-off on this occasion

Australia 183/3   SPD Smith 15* (46b 1x4 1x6)
58.1

Woakes to Smith, no run, very full on off stump, dug out into midwicket

58.2

Woakes to Smith, 1 run, full towards off stump, playing forward, he gets a thick inside edge towards deep square leg and Smith nearly runs himself out at the non-striker's end coming back for a second run that Watson didn't fancy

58.6

Woakes to Smith, no run, forward on off again, blocking up the wicket

Australia 185/3   SPD Smith 16* (49b 1x4 1x6)
60.5

Woakes to Smith, 2 runs, played half-forward on off stump, ran off an inside edge through square leg and it rolls gently into the outfield so they get a couple

60.6

Woakes to Smith, no run, identical stroke but this finds midwicket

Australia 189/3   SPD Smith 18* (51b 1x4 1x6)
61.4

Swann to Smith, no run, down the track and pushed forward from off stump towards mid-off, Swann fields

61.5

Swann to Smith, 2 runs, more flight and Smith caught in the crease gets a thick outside edge that runs quickly wide of a diving slip

61.6

Swann to Smith, 1 run, step down, very full, dug out back to the bowler, Swann fields and then shies at the stumps, it's quite wide so Prior can only parry and they get an overthrow

Australia 193/3   SPD Smith 21* (54b 1x4 1x6)
62.1

Woakes to Smith, no run, good delivery in the channel just wide of off stump, Smith, who edged a similar ball earlier on, leave here

62.2

Woakes to Smith, no run, full delivery well wide of off stump and left alone

62.3

Woakes to Smith, no run, angled in towards off stump, Smith forward and late in blocking

62.4

Woakes to Smith, FOUR, wide on the crease, short outside off, awful delivery, pulled through midwicket and that brings the fifty partnership up

62.5

Woakes to Smith, no run, forward just outside off stump and pushed into the covers

62.6

Woakes to Smith, no run, full and well wide of off stump, left alone

Australia 197/3   SPD Smith 25* (60b 2x4 1x6)
63.3

Swann to Smith, no run, now a full toss outside off stump, driven firmly and Broad dives and saves very well at mid-on

63.4

Swann to Smith, 1 run, straighter line, touch short, and tucks this through midwicket

63.6

Swann to Smith, no run, stepped down the pitch and blocked back to the bowler

Australia 204/3   SPD Smith 26* (63b 2x4 1x6)
65.1

Swann to Smith, no run, flat outside off, Smith across the off stump to dab up the wicket

65.2

Swann to Smith, no run, a step down the pitch and blocked from off stump back to the bowler

65.3

Swann to Smith, 1 run, middle and leg line, Smith comes down again, flicked into midwicket

Australia 213/3   SPD Smith 27* (66b 2x4 1x6)
66.1

Broad to Smith, no run, full delivery on off stump, Smith forward and dabs towards midwicket

66.2

Broad to Smith, no run, very full length on the stumps, worked towards midwicket

66.3

Broad to Smith, no run, just full of a good length, defended with an angled bat from off stump into the gully

66.4

Broad to Smith, no run, fuller and a touch wider, Smith with a good stride in to block this to cover

66.5

Broad to Smith, no run, wider on the crease, angled in to off stump, blocked hanging the crease

66.6

Broad to Smith, no run, touch straighter line and tucked backward of square leg for a single

Australia 215/3   SPD Smith 27* (72b 2x4 1x6)
67.4

Swann to Smith, no run, flat delivery from off stump, pressed from off stump back up the wicket

67.5

Swann to Smith, FOUR, goes after this, coming down the wicket and lifting it over the top wide of long-on for a one bounce four

67.6

Swann to Smith, no run, skip down the pitch and rolled back to the bowler

Australia 220/3   SPD Smith 31* (75b 3x4 1x6)
69.1

Kerrigan to Smith, no run, a horrible long hop, slapped to midwicket, thank heavens it didn't carry

69.2

Kerrigan to Smith, no run, floated up and blocked forward just outside off stump

69.3

Kerrigan to Smith, no run, and again, much better from Kerrigan

69.4

Kerrigan to Smith, 2 runs, slightly too straight and flicked around the corner for a couple

69.5

Kerrigan to Smith, no run, played forward on off stump, strikes the pad, well outside off stump for an appeal

69.6

Kerrigan to Smith, no run, skip down the track and kicked away to cover, much better from Kerrigan who needs to settle

Australia 230/3   SPD Smith 33* (81b 3x4 1x6)
70.5

Anderson to Smith, no run, full length on off stump, flicked to mid-on

70.6

Anderson to Smith, no run, full just outside off, dabbed into the covers staying in the crease

Australia 231/3   SPD Smith 33* (83b 3x4 1x6)
71.2

Kerrigan to Smith, 1 run, just back of a length allowing a back foot drive past cover to the sweeper

71.5

Kerrigan to Smith, no run, poor short ball wide of off stump, cut hard off a bottom edge to cover

71.6

Kerrigan to Smith, no run, tighter line and blocked forward back to the bowler

Australia 234/3   SPD Smith 34* (86b 3x4 1x6)
72.3

Anderson to Smith, no run, just back of a good length a foot outside off stump, played from the crease and dabbed into the covers

72.4

Anderson to Smith, no run, touch fuller outside off, dabbed towards point from the crease

72.5

Anderson to Smith, no run, full on the stumps, driven firmly back to the bowler

72.6

Anderson to Smith, no run, full on off stump, driven pleasantly but only finds short extra cover

Australia 235/3   SPD Smith 34* (90b 3x4 1x6)
73.4

Kerrigan to Smith, no run, short just outside off, cut hard and backward point saves a boundary

73.5

Kerrigan to Smith, FOUR, tossed up, Smith uses his feet well and gets to the pitch quickly, driving nicely wide of mid-on and it's well timed and away for four

73.6

Kerrigan to Smith, no run, floated up on off stump, ran back to the bowler

Australia 240/3   SPD Smith 38* (93b 4x4 1x6)
74.5

Anderson to Smith, 2 runs, drops short, Smith seizes on it and rattles a pull through deep backward square for a couple

74.6

Anderson to Smith, no run, on off stump, Smith crabs across and shows it a straight bat in defence

Australia 247/3   SPD Smith 40* (95b 4x4 1x6)
75.2

Kerrigan to Smith, no run, full and on leg stump, attempts to whip the ball through leg but Root dives on it at midwicket

75.3

Kerrigan to Smith, 1 run, flighted, outside off and gets a bit of dip, Smith drives through the covers and Bell, I think, is wrong-footed and falls over

75.5

Kerrigan to Smith, 1 run, tossed up outside off and Smith advances, pushes through mid-off for another single

Australia 251/3   SPD Smith 42* (98b 4x4 1x6)
76.4

Swann to Smith, no run, pushed through wide of the stumps, Smith stays back and defends

76.5

Swann to Smith, no run, leans out and defends around his front pad

76.6

Swann to Smith, 1 run, flatter and drifting towards leg stump, Smith clips another single calmly through the leg side

Australia 254/3   SPD Smith 43* (101b 4x4 1x6)
77.1

Woakes to Smith, FOUR, full and outside off, Smith disdainfully smears a square drive through the infield and away for four

77.2

Woakes to Smith, no run, drops a little shorter, around the line of off, Smith stands up to block

77.3

Woakes to Smith, no run, goes across his stumps and defends

77.4

Woakes to Smith, no run, good length, in the channel and maybe shaping back a touch, Smith lunges forward with bat next to pad

77.5

Woakes to Smith, no run, overpitched, outside off and punched back firmly towards mid-off, Broad stops it

77.6

Woakes to Smith, 1 run, on the drive again and this time Smith gets one, as mid-off is unable to stop it cleanly

Australia 259/3   SPD Smith 48* (107b 5x4 1x6)
78.1

Swann to Smith, no run, tossed up in the channel, Smith comes forward to block

78.2

Swann to Smith, no run, flighted, outside off, gets a stride in and defends on the front foot

78.3

Swann to Smith, 1 run, skips forward and meets the ball almost on the full, driving down the ground to long-on

78.6

Swann to Smith, no run, pushed through, quite a bit of bounce, Smith plays back outside off and punches the ball to Swann along the ground

Australia 261/3   SPD Smith 49* (111b 5x4 1x6)
80.1

Swann to Smith, no run, shouts of "catch!" as Ian Bell tumbles but can't cling on at short leg, only came off Smith's pad though

80.2

Swann to Smith, 1 run, advances, gets to the pitch and punches on past mid-on for a single that brings up another fifty for Smith

80.5

Swann to Smith, no run, angled in on off stump, not much turn off the pitch and Smith smothers it

80.6

Swann to Smith, no run, floated up outside the line of off, skips forwards and gets in behind to block into the off side

Australia 263/3   SPD Smith 50* (115b 5x4 1x6)
82.1

Anderson to Smith, no run, length ball in the channel outside off, hint of awayswing to begin with as Smith steps out and leaves

82.2

Anderson to Smith, no run, digs this in a little short, over the top of the stumps, Smith deals with it well on the back foot

82.3

Anderson to Smith, no run, angled in and straightening its line on a length, goes across and blocks into the covers

82.4

Anderson to Smith, no run, line and length outside off, Smith comes forward to defend

82.5

Anderson to Smith, no run, drops shorter again, around off stump, Smith sits back and gets on top of the bounce

82.6

Anderson to Smith, FOUR, pulled in the air and just wide of the diving Jonathan Trott at midwicket, Anderson dug the ball in but it sat up to be spanked and Smith did just that

Australia 267/3   SPD Smith 54* (121b 6x4 1x6)
84.1

Anderson to Smith, no run, line and length in the corridor outside off stump, Smith wisely elects to leave

84.2

Anderson to Smith, no run, gets another stride in outside the line of off and lets the ball through

84.3

Anderson to Smith, FOUR, slightly overpitched by Anderson, Smith lets it come to him and then punches elegantly down the ground, beats the dive of mid-off - that's phwoar

84.4

Anderson to Smith, FOUR, half-tracker from Anderson and this is given a tap on the behind to help the ball through backward square for another boundary

84.5

Anderson to Smith, no run, pitched up on the stumps, worked to leg but can't get it through

84.6

Anderson to Smith, no run, length delivery wide of the stumps, Smith plays at it with an angled bat and bottom-edges down on to the cut strip

Australia 279/3   SPD Smith 62* (127b 8x4 1x6)
85.3

Broad to Smith, no run, good length, nibbling away from Smith in the corridor, left alone

85.4

Broad to Smith, no run, yowzer, how has Smith survived that?! Broad pitches on the ball on a length outside off and it jerked sharply back, missed the off ball by a whisker, the inside edge by an inch - and then Prior took a superb, one-handed catch diving to his left after almost being wrong-footed

85.5

Broad to Smith, FOUR, the luck of the bowler, this time Smith squeezes out an attempted yorker and he does well, as it flies low wide of the slips and down to third man

85.6

Broad to Smith, no run, good length, outside off, comes forward and blocks short on the off side

Australia 284/3   SPD Smith 66* (131b 9x4 1x6)
87.6

Broad to Smith, no run, good length, around off stump, Smith gets in line to defend

Australia 296/4   SPD Smith 66* (132b 9x4 1x6)
88.6

Anderson to Smith, no run, straight, over the top of off, Smith gets across to defend

Australia 301/4   SPD Smith 66* (133b 9x4 1x6)
90.1

Anderson to Smith, no run, slightly back of a length and outside the line of off, Smith gets across and behind the line to defend

90.2

Anderson to Smith, 2 runs, fuller, leaving the batsman a touch and steered through gully off the outside half of the bat

90.3

Anderson to Smith, FOUR, this goes to a similar part of the pitch, again awayswing for Anderson but Smith played it well, opening the face and guiding it low, wide of the slips

90.4

Anderson to Smith, no run, not as full this time, around the line of off, Smith shows it the face

90.5

Anderson to Smith, no run, good length and angled in towards the stumps, holding its line off the pitch and defended coming forwards

90.6

Anderson to Smith, no run, touch fuller, pitching on off stump and stoutly pushed back to the bowler

Australia 313/4   SPD Smith 72* (139b 10x4 1x6)
92.1

Anderson to Smith, no run, goes for the in-ducker to start the over, starting wide of the stumps and shaping back, not far enough to trouble off stump as Smith shouldered arms

92.2

Anderson to Smith, no run, this one bends the other way, in to out, on a good length and Smith gets in line

92.3

Anderson to Smith, no run, good length in the corridor outside off, strides out and blocks into the covers

92.4

Anderson to Smith, no run, Smith has started solidly enough, despite a testing line from Anderson, gets himself behind another delivery holding its line on off

92.5

Anderson to Smith, no run, touch fuller, pushed into the covers coming forwards

92.6

Anderson to Smith, no run, angled in and shaping nicely around the line of off, Smith again prods defensively into the off side

Australia 315/4   SPD Smith 72* (145b 10x4 1x6)
93.6

Broad to Smith, 1 run, on the body, sliding down the leg side and nudged off the hips

Australia 319/4   SPD Smith 73* (146b 10x4 1x6)
94.1

Anderson to Smith, no run, pitched up and shaping away, Smith is nearly drawn into an injudicious prod

94.2

Anderson to Smith, no run, gets a long stride in this time and shoulders arms

94.3

Anderson to Smith, 1 run, straighter line, the ball tailing back and clipped through the leg side for a single

Australia 320/4   SPD Smith 74* (149b 10x4 1x6)
95.1

Broad to Smith, no run, short of a length, straightening in the channel outside off, Smith hops back and leaves

95.2

Broad to Smith, no run, good length outside off and leaving the batsman, who leaves again

95.3

Broad to Smith, no run, oof, very nearly played on, Smith dropping back and defending late, the ball bouncing down and over off stump

95.4

Broad to Smith, no run, gets forward and nudges square

95.5

Broad to Smith, no run, straighter, on leg stump and pushed to mid-on

95.6

Broad to Smith, no run, full and straight and blocked back towards the bowler from in front of the stumps

Australia 320/5   SPD Smith 74* (155b 10x4 1x6)
97.1

Broad to Smith, no run, line and length in the corridor, Smith lets the ball through

97.2

Broad to Smith, no run, length outside off, holds its line and Smith gets bat on it, the ball skidding low towards point

97.3

Broad to Smith, 1 bye, bouncer and the ball goes soaring over Smith, who thought about pulling but would have needed a barge poll to hit that, Prior does well to fingertip it for just one

Australia 325/5   SPD Smith 74* (158b 10x4 1x6)
98.6

Woakes to Smith, no run, Smith gets across his stumps to defend a length ball from the crease

Australia 327/5   SPD Smith 74* (159b 10x4 1x6)
99.3

Broad to Smith, no run, cor, that's a blooming marvellous ball, one Smith will just have to shrug off, he was squared up as the ball angled in and then nibbled away late, past the edge of the bat, continuing to swing on its way into Prior's gloves

99.4

Broad to Smith, no run, continues to probe around off stump, Smith gets his bat in line to defend this time

99.5

Broad to Smith, 1 run, towards leg stump, Smith works a length ball on the up behind square leg

Australia 329/5   SPD Smith 75* (162b 10x4 1x6)
100.1

Woakes to Smith, FOUR, overpitched, although only fractionally, and Smith hits through the line, excellent timing and uses "Speedy" Woakes' pace to send it dancing past a diving mid-off for four

100.2

Woakes to Smith, no run, straighter line and drags it back a touch, worked to leg

100.3

Woakes to Smith, no run, goes across his stumps and blocks

100.4

Woakes to Smith, no run, touch short of a length, punched into the off side from the crease

100.5

Woakes to Smith, 1 wide, that's a lively bouncer from Woakes, more "guns for show" though, dug in so short that Smith had no chance and called wide, too

100.5

Woakes to Smith, no run, good discipline around off stump, Smith continues to defend stoically

100.6

Woakes to Smith, no run, this isn't a bad start for Woakes, who zips one past the bat again, Smith trying to force the ball off the back foot, gets a little lucky - though Prior actually dropped it, I think

Australia 334/5   SPD Smith 79* (168b 11x4 1x6)
101.2

Broad to Smith, no run, on the stumps, doesn't get up off a length, Smith pokes to towards mid-on

101.3

Broad to Smith, no run, full and tailing in towards off stump, Smith pats it back to the bowler

101.4

Broad to Smith, no run, Smith is beaten on the inside this time, shuffling across his stumps as the ball boomed in at him off a length, hit on the thigh pad

101.5

Broad to Smith, FOUR, that's a comeback, not overly full from Broad, a touch wide and Smith absolutely clatters it through point, not much foot movement but a real flourish on that stroke

101.6

Broad to Smith, 4 leg byes, short and veering down the leg side, Smith doesn't get any bat on it but it rattles away off the pad to fine leg

Australia 343/5   SPD Smith 83* (173b 12x4 1x6)
103.1

Anderson to Smith, 1 run, touch short, on leg stump and nudged through square

103.5

Anderson to Smith, no run, pitched up outside off, Smith gets in line and blocks to cover

103.6

Anderson to Smith, no run, fired in a little fuller and straighter, Smith is squared up a touch but pushes to mid-on safely enough

Australia 353/5   SPD Smith 84* (176b 12x4 1x6)
105.1

Anderson to Smith, 1 run, just back of a length, tucked behind square on the leg side for a single

Australia 354/5   SPD Smith 85* (177b 12x4 1x6)
106.1

Woakes to Smith, no run, full and tail in a little, driven from off stump to cover

106.2

Woakes to Smith, no run, full and straight again, driven without timing back to the bowler

106.3

Woakes to Smith, no run, another full straight delivery, driven firmly to mid-off

106.4

Woakes to Smith, no run, good length ball on off stump, blocked in the crease

106.5

Woakes to Smith, no run, just back in length, similar off stump line, pushed hanging back into the covers

106.6

Woakes to Smith, no run, full on the stumps, tucked up towards midwicket

Australia 358/5   SPD Smith 85* (183b 12x4 1x6)
107.6

Anderson to Smith, no run, full on off, Smith tries to driven with the angle and pushes towards mid-on

Australia 359/5   SPD Smith 85* (184b 12x4 1x6)
108.3

Woakes to Smith, no run, wider on the crease, played off the back foot towards point from just outside off

108.4

Woakes to Smith, FOUR, only very slightly short of a length outside off and Smith onto it in a flash to pull hard over midwicket, times it well

108.5

Woakes to Smith, no run, fuller length on off stump, just blocked on the crease this time

108.6

Woakes to Smith, no run, fuller still on off stump, driven without timing and finds mid-off

Australia 364/5   SPD Smith 89* (188b 13x4 1x6)
109.4

Anderson to Smith, FOUR, back of a length outside off and nicely guided away behind point, just a careful nudge, using the pace and steers it down towards wide third man, timed it nicely

109.5

Anderson to Smith, no run, better length and Smith shoulders arms this time outside off

109.6

Anderson to Smith, no run, fuller and a touch wider, left well alone

Australia 369/5   SPD Smith 93* (191b 14x4 1x6)
110.2

Trott to Smith, no run, a little seam movement in and Smith gets an inside edge into the front pad playing forward on off stump

110.3

Trott to Smith, no run, much wider line and left alone

110.4

Trott to Smith, no run, good length just outside off, Smith forward and blocking to cover

110.5

Trott to Smith, no run, decent line and length again, Smith forward to block once again

110.6

Trott to Smith, no run, floaty full delivery a foot wide of off stump, driven at but only rolled to cover

Australia 370/5   SPD Smith 93* (196b 14x4 1x6)
111.3

Anderson to Smith, 1 run, pulled again, this is from a straight line and plays it straight to the man at deep square leg

Australia 374/5   SPD Smith 94* (197b 14x4 1x6)
112.1

Trott to Smith, SIX, length ball on off stump and Smith drives him down the ground, in fact it's a great shot, up and over and all the way! Smith goes to his maiden Test hundred with an outrageous lofted drive, well played that man, ballsy way to bring it up, fair play man

112.2

Trott to Smith, no run, wider and full and left alone

112.3

Trott to Smith, no run, length two feet wide of off stump and ignored

112.4

Trott to Smith, 1 run, played forward just outside off, a little unsure in the stroke, gets a thick inside edge behind square leg

Australia 385/5   SPD Smith 101* (201b 14x4 2x6)
113.1

Anderson to Smith, no run, oh nicely bowled, seams away a little outside off and beats the bat with Smith rather hanging the bat outside off stump

113.2

Anderson to Smith, no run, fuller length on off stump, played forward on off stump and pushes into cover

113.3

Anderson to Smith, no run, oh lovely away seaming delivery again and Smith beaten once more

113.4

Anderson to Smith, no run, full ball, forward on off stump, it tails in a little, but this is blocked up the wicket

113.5

Anderson to Smith, FOUR, nice shot, gorgeously timed driven through extra cover, everything perfect about that

113.6

Anderson to Smith, no run, more of a good length and blocked up the wicket

Australia 389/6   SPD Smith 105* (207b 15x4 2x6)
114.3

Trott to Smith, 3 runs, another lovely drive from Smith, timed well through extra-cover, Root in the action again and this time does well running around from deep cover, sliding and saving four and then returning the ball to prevent them running four

Australia 393/6   SPD Smith 108* (208b 15x4 2x6)
115.1

Anderson to Smith, no run, full two feet wide of off stump, left alone

115.2

Anderson to Smith, no run, forward on off stump, blocked off the inner half of the bat into midwicket

115.3

Anderson to Smith, no run, full ball on off stump, blocked up the wicket this time

115.4

Anderson to Smith, 1 run, loses his line and gets tucked down to long leg

Australia 394/6   SPD Smith 109* (212b 15x4 2x6)
116.1

Broad to Smith, no run, full length wide of off stump, Smith leaves alone

116.2

Broad to Smith, no run, striving for a full length, ends up bowling a full toss on off stump, pushed to mid-on

116.3

Broad to Smith, 2 runs, full and wide of off stump, driven, gets it wide of deep point and they take two

116.4

Broad to Smith, no run, wide on the crease, angled in on a length, still wide enough to leave alone

116.5

Broad to Smith, 1 run, length ball on off stump, Smith back and dabbed into midwicket for a quick single

Australia 397/6   SPD Smith 112* (217b 15x4 2x6)
117.1

Woakes to Smith, 1 run, full and straight and punched straight back, though Woakes got a fingertip on it to take the pace off

Australia 398/6   SPD Smith 113* (218b 15x4 2x6)
118.3

Broad to Smith, 1 run, looks to be a bit of intent about these two, Smith throws the hands and slices one down to third man

Australia 407/6   SPD Smith 114* (219b 15x4 2x6)
119.1

Woakes to Smith, 1 run, back of a length, tight line but Smith drops the hands and softly runs it on the off side for a single as Woakes fields

119.4

Woakes to Smith, 2 runs, length ball, angled towards leg stump, worked off the pads for a couple

119.5

Woakes to Smith, no run, on the stumps, turns a length ball to midwicket this time

119.6

Woakes to Smith, 1 run, touch short, Smith pulls in front of square for a single out into the deep

Australia 425/7   SPD Smith 118* (223b 15x4 2x6)
120.1

Broad to Smith, 2 runs, good length, Smith stuck on the crease and prodding, edged short and wide of Prior and it runs away towards third man

120.2

Broad to Smith, no run, zips one through off a length outside off, decent line from Broad

120.3

Broad to Smith, no run, fired in towards off stump, Smith gets behind it and defends

120.4

Broad to Smith, 1 run, bit of width, Smith sticks his bat out into the wind and dabs a single through point

Australia 428/7   SPD Smith 121* (227b 15x4 2x6)
121.4

Woakes to Smith, 1 run, field is spread for Smith, he stays back and pushes a back-of-a-length ball to long-on

121.6

Woakes to Smith, FOUR, Woakes tries to bounce Smith, it tennis-balls up in front of Smith's eyeline and he comes up with an overhand right to belabour the ball over midwicket, nearly holds up in the damp outfield but eventually trickles into the rope

Australia 444/7   SPD Smith 126* (229b 16x4 2x6)
122.5

Swann to Smith, 1 run, flighted on middle and leg, worked through midwicket for a single

Australia 448/8   SPD Smith 127* (230b 16x4 2x6)
123.1

Broad to Smith, 1 run, back of a length outside off, steered through point

123.4

Broad to Smith, 1 run, short and over the top of the stumps again, Smith swipes across the line for a single to deep midwicket

123.6

Broad to Smith, 1 run, continues round the wicket to Smith, angled across towards the slips, the batsman sits back and paddles it round the corner through square

Australia 453/8   SPD Smith 130* (233b 16x4 2x6)
124.1

Swann to Smith, 1 run, length ball on the stumps, worked through the leg side for one

124.5

Swann to Smith, no run, tossed up outside leg stump and turning away from the bat, Smith misses with a flick

124.6

Swann to Smith, 1 run, on the stumps, skips forward and works one past mid-on for a single to keep the strike

Australia 462/8   SPD Smith 132* (236b 16x4 2x6)
125.1

Broad to Smith, 1 run, good length, outside off and pushed into a gap in the covers

125.5

Broad to Smith, 1 run, continues with the back-of-a-length stuff, pulled through midwicket

Australia 465/8   SPD Smith 134* (238b 16x4 2x6)
126.6

Swann to Smith, 2 runs, round the wicket, drops a little short and Smith nudges the ball into a gap towards mid-on, again there's an easy two

Australia 477/8   SPD Smith 136* (239b 16x4 2x6)
128.2

Anderson to Smith, 1 wide, one for the blooper reel, as Anderson attempts a cutter that nearly ends up off the cut strip

128.2

Anderson to Smith, 1 run, pitched up outside off, Smith nearly knocks himself off his feet carving one through the covers

128.5

Anderson to Smith, 1 run, steps away and swats a single through the covers

Australia 492/9   SPD Smith 138* (241b 16x4 2x6)
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