The Ashes - 1st Test

Australia v England

Match drawn

England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AJ Strauss* c Hussey b Hilfenhaus 0 2 3 0 0 0.00
View dismissal AN Cook c Watson b Siddle 67 283 168 6 0 39.88
View dismissal IJL Trott b Watson 29 62 53 5 0 54.71
View dismissal KP Pietersen c Ponting b Siddle 43 95 70 6 0 61.42
View dismissal PD Collingwood c North b Siddle 4 9 8 1 0 50.00
View dismissal IR Bell c Watson b Doherty 76 183 131 8 0 58.01
View dismissal MJ Prior b Siddle 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
View dismissal SCJ Broad lbw b Siddle 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
View dismissal GP Swann lbw b Siddle 10 21 9 1 0 111.11
View dismissal JM Anderson b Doherty 11 38 22 2 0 50.00
ST Finn not out 0 1 0 0 0 -
Extras (lb 8, w 7, nb 5) 20
Total (all out; 76.5 overs; 360 mins) 260 (3.38 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Strauss, 0.3 ov), 2-41 (Trott, 13.6 ov), 3-117 (Pietersen, 37.3 ov), 4-125 (Collingwood, 39.5 ov), 5-197 (Cook, 65.3 ov), 6-197 (Prior, 65.4 ov), 7-197 (Broad, 65.5 ov), 8-228 (Swann, 69.2 ov), 9-254 (Bell, 76.1 ov), 10-260 (Anderson, 76.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wicket BW Hilfenhaus 19 4 60 1 3.15 90 6 0 (2nb, 2w)
View wickets PM Siddle 16 3 54 6 3.37 74 7 0 (2nb, 2w)
MG Johnson 15 2 66 0 4.40 61 9 0
View wicket SR Watson 12 2 30 1 2.50 59 3 0 (1nb, 3w)
View wickets XJ Doherty 13.5 3 41 2 2.96 64 4 0
MJ North 1 0 1 0 1.00 5 0 0
Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal SR Watson c Strauss b Anderson 36 113 76 6 0 47.36
View dismissal SM Katich c & b Finn 50 159 106 5 0 47.16
View dismissal RT Ponting* c †Prior b Anderson 10 34 26 1 0 38.46
View dismissal MJ Clarke c †Prior b Finn 9 76 50 0 0 18.00
View dismissal MEK Hussey c Cook b Finn 195 462 330 26 1 59.09
View dismissal MJ North c Collingwood b Swann 1 6 8 0 0 12.50
View dismissal BJ Haddin c Collingwood b Swann 136 374 287 16 1 47.38
View dismissal MG Johnson b Finn 0 32 19 0 0 0.00
View dismissal XJ Doherty c Cook b Finn 16 43 30 2 0 53.33
View dismissal PM Siddle c Swann b Finn 6 7 11 1 0 54.54
BW Hilfenhaus not out 1 16 10 0 0 10.00
Extras (b 4, lb 12, w 4, nb 1) 21
Total (all out; 158.4 overs; 662 mins) 481 (3.03 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-78 (Watson, 25.2 ov), 2-96 (Ponting, 33.2 ov), 3-100 (Katich, 36.1 ov), 4-140 (Clarke, 51.2 ov), 5-143 (North, 52.5 ov), 6-450 (Haddin, 145.3 ov), 7-458 (Hussey, 148.6 ov), 8-462 (Johnson, 152.3 ov), 9-472 (Siddle, 154.4 ov), 10-481 (Doherty, 158.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wickets JM Anderson 37 13 99 2 2.67 178 13 0 (1w)
SCJ Broad 33 7 72 0 2.18 159 6 0 (1nb, 1w)
View wickets GP Swann 43 5 128 2 2.97 187 12 2
View wickets ST Finn 33.4 1 125 6 3.71 153 22 0
PD Collingwood 12 1 41 0 3.41 51 4 0 (2w)
England 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AJ Strauss* st †Haddin b North 110 267 224 15 0 49.10
AN Cook not out 235 625 428 26 0 54.90
IJL Trott not out 135 362 266 19 0 50.75
Extras (b 17, lb 4, w 10, nb 6) 37
Total (1 wicket dec; 152 overs; 630 mins) 517 (3.40 runs per over)
Did not bat KP Pietersen, PD Collingwood, IR Bell, MJ Prior, SCJ Broad, GP Swann, JM Anderson, ST Finn
Fall of wickets 1-188 (Strauss, 66.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
BW Hilfenhaus 32 8 82 0 2.56 154 8 0 (3nb, 1w)
PM Siddle 24 4 90 0 3.75 107 13 0 (3nb, 2w)
View wicket MJ North 19 3 47 1 2.47 84 3 0
MG Johnson 27 5 104 0 3.85 107 10 0 (1w)
XJ Doherty 35 5 107 0 3.05 157 13 0
SR Watson 15 2 66 0 4.40 68 13 0 (2w)
Australia 2nd innings (target: 297 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
SR Watson not out 41 119 97 4 0 42.26
View dismissal SM Katich c Strauss b Broad 4 22 16 0 0 25.00
RT Ponting* not out 51 96 43 4 1 118.60
Extras (b 4, lb 1, w 1, pen 5) 11
Total (1 wicket; 26 overs; 119 mins) 107 (4.11 runs per over)
Did not bat MJ Clarke, MEK Hussey, MJ North, BJ Haddin, MG Johnson, XJ Doherty, PM Siddle, BW Hilfenhaus
Fall of wickets 1-5 (Katich, 5.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
JM Anderson 5 2 15 0 3.00 25 1 0
View wicket SCJ Broad 7 1 18 1 2.57 32 1 0 (1w)
GP Swann 8 0 33 0 4.12 29 2 1
ST Finn 4 0 25 0 6.25 13 4 0
KP Pietersen 2 0 6 0 3.00 6 0 0
Match details
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series 5-match series level 0-0
Test debut XJ Doherty (Australia)
Player of the match AN Cook (England)
Umpires Aleem Dar (Pakistan) and BR Doctrove (West Indies)
TV umpire AL Hill (New Zealand)
Match referee JJ Crowe (New Zealand)
Reserve umpire PR Reiffel
Close of play
Thu, 25 Nov - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 25/0 (SR Watson 9*, SM Katich 15*, 7 ov)
Fri, 26 Nov - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 220/5 (MEK Hussey 81*, BJ Haddin 22*, 80 ov)
Sat, 27 Nov - day 3 - England 2nd innings 19/0 (AJ Strauss 11*, AN Cook 6*, 15 ov)
Sun, 28 Nov - day 4 - England 2nd innings 309/1 (AN Cook 132*, IJL Trott 54*, 101 ov)
Mon, 29 Nov - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 107/1 (26 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • AN Cook: 150 off 302 balls (13 x 4)
  • 2nd Wicket: 150 runs in 271 balls (AN Cook 78, IJL Trott 66, Ex 8)
  • England: 350 runs in 115.3 overs (699 balls), Extras 14
  • Drinks: England - 370/1 in 118.0 overs (AN Cook 166, IJL Trott 75)
  • 2nd Wicket: 200 runs in 333 balls (AN Cook 104, IJL Trott 83, Ex 13)
  • England: 400 runs in 122.5 overs (743 balls), Extras 27
  • AN Cook: 200 off 361 balls (22 x 4)
  • IJL Trott: 100 off 213 balls (15 x 4)
  • 2nd Wicket: 250 runs in 403 balls (AN Cook 129, IJL Trott 100, Ex 22)
  • Lunch: England - 439/1 in 133.0 overs (AN Cook 201, IJL Trott 100)
  • England: 450 runs in 138.1 overs (835 balls), Extras 28
  • 2nd Wicket: 300 runs in 479 balls (AN Cook 152, IJL Trott 121, Ex 27)
  • England: 500 runs in 146.4 overs (886 balls), Extras 37
  • Drinks: England - 505/1 in 148.0 overs (AN Cook 230, IJL Trott 128)
  • Innings Break: England - 517/1 in 152.0 overs (AN Cook 235, IJL Trott 135)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Tea: Australia - 11/1 in 7.0 overs (SR Watson 0, RT Ponting 6)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 15.2 overs (92 balls), Extras 1
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 66 balls (SR Watson 22, RT Ponting 27, Ex 1)
  • Penalty: 23.1 - Ball striking Fielding Team helmet
  • Australia: 100 runs in 24.1 overs (145 balls), Extras 11
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 40 balls (4 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 117 balls (SR Watson 40, RT Ponting 50, Ex 10)
  • Attendance: 7088
  • Total Attendance: 132,585
 
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Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 3-7, 2011
England won by an innings and 83 runs
Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 26-29, 2010
England won by an innings and 157 runs
Australia v England at Perth - Dec 16-19, 2010
Australia won by 267 runs
Australia v England at Adelaide - Dec 3-7, 2010
England won by an innings and 71 runs
Australia v England at Brisbane - Nov 25-29, 2010
Match drawn
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Nov 29, 2010

Alastair Cook clips to leg, Australia v England, 1st Test, Brisbane, 5th day, November 29, 2010

Alastair Cook clips to leg

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Nov 29, 2010

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