ICC World Cup - 35th match, Super Eights

Australia v England

Australia won by 7 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)

England innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal IR Bell c Hussey b McGrath 77 126 90 9 0 85.55
View dismissal MP Vaughan* b Tait 5 12 8 1 0 62.50
View dismissal AJ Strauss b Tait 7 11 10 0 0 70.00
View dismissal KP Pietersen c Clarke b Bracken 104 182 122 6 1 85.24
View dismissal PD Collingwood c †Gilchrist b Tait 2 3 5 0 0 40.00
View dismissal A Flintoff st †Gilchrist b Hogg 4 20 19 0 0 21.05
View dismissal RS Bopara c Hussey b Bracken 21 43 36 2 0 58.33
View dismissal PA Nixon c Hodge b McGrath 8 14 6 0 1 133.33
View dismissal SI Mahmood c Hodge b Bracken 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
MS Panesar not out 1 3 2 0 0 50.00
View dismissal JM Anderson lbw b McGrath 0 2 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 4, lb 4, w 7, nb 3) 18
Total (all out; 49.5 overs) 247 (4.95 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-10 (Vaughan, 3.2 ov), 2-24 (Strauss, 5.6 ov), 3-164 (Bell, 29.3 ov), 4-167 (Collingwood, 30.3 ov), 5-179 (Flintoff, 35.3 ov), 6-230 (Bopara, 46.2 ov), 7-240 (Pietersen, 48.4 ov), 8-240 (Mahmood, 48.6 ov), 9-246 (Nixon, 49.2 ov), 10-247 (Anderson, 49.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets NW Bracken 10 1 33 3 3.30 (1w)
View wickets SW Tait 10 0 41 3 4.10 (2nb, 3w)
View wickets GD McGrath 9.5 0 62 3 6.30 (1w)
MJ Clarke 4 0 27 0 6.75
View wicket GB Hogg 10 0 36 1 3.60 (1w)
A Symonds 6 0 40 0 6.66
Australia innings (target: 248 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AC Gilchrist c Collingwood b Flintoff 27 51 37 5 0 72.97
View dismissal ML Hayden b Collingwood 41 91 50 6 0 82.00
View dismissal RT Ponting* run out (Collingwood) 86 133 106 11 0 81.13
MJ Clarke not out 55 130 63 2 0 87.30
A Symonds not out 28 33 28 4 1 100.00
Extras (b 1, lb 5, w 5) 11
Total (3 wickets; 47.2 overs) 248 (5.23 runs per over)
Did not bat MEK Hussey, BJ Hodge, GB Hogg, NW Bracken, SW Tait, GD McGrath
Fall of wickets 1-57 (Gilchrist, 10.6 ov), 2-89 (Hayden, 19.1 ov), 3-201 (Ponting, 40.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
JM Anderson 10 1 49 0 4.90 (3w)
SI Mahmood 9.2 1 60 0 6.42 (1w)
View wicket A Flintoff 10 1 35 1 3.50
MS Panesar 9 0 48 0 5.33
View wicket PD Collingwood 9 0 50 1 5.55 (1w)
Match details
Toss England, who chose to bat
Points Australia 2, England 0
Player of the match SW Tait (Australia)
Umpires BF Bowden (New Zealand) and RE Koertzen (South Africa)
TV umpire Asad Rauf (Pakistan)
Match referee MJ Procter (South Africa)
Reserve umpire NA Malcolm
Match notes
  • England innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • England: 50 runs in 13.2 overs (84 balls), Extras 5
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 56 balls (IR Bell 25, KP Pietersen 23, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: England - 77/2 in 16.0 overs (IR Bell 35, KP Pietersen 25)
  • England: 100 runs in 19.1 overs (119 balls), Extras 5
  • KP Pietersen: 50 off 49 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • IR Bell: 50 off 69 balls (5 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 108 balls (IR Bell 43, KP Pietersen 55, Ex 2)
  • Power Play 3: Overs 26.1 - 31.0
  • England: 150 runs in 26.5 overs (165 balls), Extras 9
  • Drinks: England - 169/4 in 32.0 overs (KP Pietersen 65, A Flintoff 2)
  • England: 200 runs in 41.2 overs (255 balls), Extras 16
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 64 balls (KP Pietersen 25, RS Bopara 21, Ex 4)
  • KP Pietersen: 100 off 117 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Australia innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 9.3 overs (60 balls), Extras 4
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 60 balls (AC Gilchrist 26, ML Hayden 20, Ex 4)
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Drinks: Australia - 57/1 in 11.0 overs (ML Hayden 26)
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • Australia: 100 runs in 23.3 overs (144 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: Australia - 134/2 in 30.0 overs (RT Ponting 44, MJ Clarke 17)
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 69 balls (7 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 68 balls (RT Ponting 35, MJ Clarke 17, Ex 1)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 31.3 overs (194 balls), Extras 6
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 114 balls (RT Ponting 63, MJ Clarke 37, Ex 3)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 39.1 overs (240 balls), Extras 7
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 59 balls (2 x 4)
  • Official Attendance - 11,900
 
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Australia won by 53 runs (D/L method)
Australia v South Africa at Gros Islet - Apr 25, 2007
Australia won by 7 wickets (with 111 balls remaining)
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Kingston - Apr 24, 2007
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West Indies v England at Bridgetown - Apr 21, 2007
England won by 1 wicket (with 1 ball remaining)
Australia v New Zealand at St George's - Apr 20, 2007
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Apr 8, 2007

Andrew Symonds drives through the off side, Australia v England, Super Eights, Antigua, April 8, 2007

Andrew Symonds drives through the off side

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Apr 8, 2007

Michael Clarke pulls on his way to an unbeaten 55, Australia v England, Super Eights, Antigua, April 8, 2007

Michael Clarke pulls on his way to an unbeaten 55

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