Australia in England T20I Series - 1st T20I

England v Australia

Australia won by 39 runs

1.1

Broad to Finch, 1 run, full on off stump, forward and pressed up towards mid-on, they take on the fielder, Dernbach, who shies at the stumps and hits Finch completing the run

1.2

Broad to Warner, OUT, length ball just outside off, Warner throws the kitchen sink at it and loses it bat! The bat flies away into the leg side, where has the ball gone? It's gone straight up and Buttler goes across to take the skier. They check the no ball, Broad is always close right on the line this is mighty tight and Broad is just about okay but that was exceptionally tight

DA Warner c †Buttler b Broad 1 (6m 5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 20.00

1.3

Broad to Finch, FOUR, good length just outside off, Finch plays at it from the crease and gets a thick edge right to wear slip would have been but Broad had taken the fielder out

1.4

Broad to Finch, no run, similar line, a touch fuller, Finch forward and blocks solidly inot the covers

1.5

Broad to Finch, 1 run, straight line and flicked out through square leg for a single

1.6

Broad to Marsh, no run, good length just outside off stump, blocked from the crease to backward point

Australia 16/1   SCJ Broad 1-0-6-1

3.1

Broad to Marsh, no run, full and a foot outside off stump, Marsh forward and pressing to cover

3.2

Broad to Marsh, 1 run, touch shorter, Marsh hangs back and stays inside the line, angling down to third man

3.3

Broad to Finch, 3 runs, length on the stumps, tucked backward of square, Michael Lumb has to chase round from deep square, saves four with a slide but they run well for three

3.4

Broad to Marsh, no run, cutter on the stumps and Marsh pushes at it outside off and gets beaten

3.5

Broad to Marsh, 2 runs, full length on off stump, angled down towards third man again, wide of the fielder so they get back for the second

3.6

Broad to Marsh, FOUR, square drives at this fuller delivery and times it very well, slapped past backward point and gets four, flashing stroke

Australia 39/1   SCJ Broad 2-0-16-1

13.1

Broad to Watson, 1 run, length on the stumps, dabbed into midwicket for a sharp single

13.2

Broad to Finch, no run, full length on off stump, dabbed towards point but no single available

13.3

Broad to Finch, SIX, top edged pull, has it found long leg, no! There's the century, what an innings from Aaron Finch, just 47 balls for the century, the first T20 international ton in Britain

13.4

Broad to Finch, 1 run, full on off stump, dabbed down the ground Broad can't field it, long-on rushes in and saves two

13.5

Broad to Watson, FOUR, full and wide, slashed at and gets a thin outside edge past the keeper, all running for Australia

13.6

Broad to Watson, no run, forward and pressed up the wicket

Australia 157/2   SCJ Broad 3-0-28-1

15.1

Broad to Finch, SIX, short on off stump, Finch steps away and heaves it over cover, what a shot, that's now the highest score in T20 internationals

15.2

Broad to Finch, 1 run, fuller just outside off, swung into the on side and finds midwicket on the bounce

15.3

Broad to Watson, SIX, full length on the stumps, Watson again clears the front leg and nails it over long-on, the fourth umpire takes a fine catch

15.4

Broad to Watson, FOUR, oh dear, full toss wide of off stump, guided away through point

15.5

Broad to Watson, 1 run, full length on off stump, driven out to deep cover

15.6

Broad to Finch, 1 run, just back of a length, dabbed in front of point for a single

Australia 199/2   SCJ Broad 4-0-47-1
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England won by 27 runs
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Aug 29, 2013

Aaron Finch goes horizontal, England v Australia, 1st T20, Ageas Bowl, August 29, 2013

Aaron Finch goes horizontal

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Aug 29, 2013

Jos Buttler lost his leg stump after hitting 27, England v Australia, 1st T20, Ageas Bowl, August 29, 2013

Jos Buttler lost his leg stump after hitting 27

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