4th Test, Melbourne, Dec 26-30 2017, England tour of Australia and New Zealand
(124.2 ov)
327 & 263/4d
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
Day 5
Joe Root looks pensive
'It's a shame it's taken until now' - Root
1yGeorge Dobell in Melbourne
David Warner completed the slowest fifty of his Test career
Warner tames the beast within (almost)
1yJarrod Kimber at the MCG
Mitchell Marsh and Steven Smith walk back after an exhausting day
Relentless Smith finds a fresh ally
1yDaniel Brettig in Melbourne
Steven Smith became the third quickest batsman ever to 23 Test hundreds.
Smith continues his prolific run
1yShiva Jayaraman
Which kind of pitch is worst for Tests?
2yESPNcricinfo staff
David Warner's innings ended with a skied shot into the off side
Steven Smith caps epic 2017 with hundred to deny England
1yReport by Brydon Coverdale
It was toil throughout for the bowlers
MCG drop-ins under review after bore draw
2yDaniel Brettig at the MCG
Day 4
Day 2
Alastair Cook celebrates reaching his hundred
Cook 'hurt and frustrated' at failure to influence series
1yESPNcricinfo staff
Stuart Broad removed Pat Cummins for his fourth wicket
Broad rediscovers his competitive edge
1yGeorge Dobell in Melbourne
Alastair Cook rocks back and plays a cut
Cook can now determine his future on his own terms
1yGeorge Dobell in Melbourne
Shaun Marsh drives through the off side
Shaun Marsh stands up
1yJarrod Kimber
Nathan Lyon tosses a beach ball back into the stands
Australia blunted on day of toil
1yDaniel Brettig at the MCG
Alastair Cook rocks back and plays a cut
Cook's drought-breaking hundred puts England on top
1yReport by Brydon Coverdale
Day 1
England's seamers have been more effective than Australia's when bowling a good length, but Australia's pace attack has been more lethal off other lengths
The battle of lengths
2yS Rajesh
Moeen Ali reflects on a dispiriting tour
Moeen's Ashes ills are low point of sickly day
1yGeorge Dobell in Melbourne
From ecstasy to agony: Tom Curran's first Test wicket will have to wait a while longer
Curran reveals truth of no-ball agony
1yGeorge Dobell in Melbourne
Ben Stokes's celebration proved premature as replays revealed a no ball
Oh, no-ball!
1yESPNcricinfo staff
David Warner - Joint fourth-fastest to 6000 Test Runs
Prolific Warner joins elite 6000 club
2yGaurav Sundararaman
From ecstasy to agony: Tom Curran's first Test wicket will have to wait a while longer
England battle but Warner, Smith put Australia in charge
2yThe Report by Brydon Coverdale