Result
4th Test, Melbourne, Dec 26-30 2017, England tour of Australia and New Zealand
(124.2 ov)
327 & 263/4d
491
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CT Bancroft lbw b Woakes26951532027.36
DA Warner c †Bairstow b Anderson10315121613168.21
UT Khawaja c †Bairstow b Broad17651072026.15
SPD Smith (c) b Curran761562118048.71
SE Marsh lbw b Broad611482278041.21
MR Marsh  b Woakes918191050.00
TD Paine  b Anderson2436554066.66
PJ Cummins c Cook b Broad418300022.22
JM Bird lbw b Broad46101066.66
JR Hazlewood not out11224008.33
NM Lyon lbw b Anderson01017000.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 1)2
TOTAL(119 Ov, RR: 2.74)327
Fall of wickets: 1-122 (Cameron Bancroft, 34.3 ov), 2-135 (David Warner, 47.4 ov), 3-160 (Usman Khawaja, 57.1 ov), 4-260 (Steven Smith, 96.2 ov), 5-278 (Mitchell Marsh, 100.5 ov), 6-314 (Shaun Marsh, 109.6 ov), 7-318 (Tim Paine, 112.2 ov), 8-325 (Jackson Bird, 113.6 ov), 9-326 (Pat Cummins, 115.2 ov), 10-327 (Nathan Lyon, 118.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Anderson29116132.1000
SCJ Broad28105141.8200
CR Woakes2247223.2700
MM Ali1205704.7500
TK Curran2156513.0901
DJ Malan712002.8500
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AN Cook not out24440963427059.65
MD Stoneman c & b Lyon1537491040.54
JM Vince lbw b Hazlewood1737533045.94
JE Root (c)c Lyon b Cummins611331937045.86
DJ Malan lbw b Hazlewood1443473032.55
JM Bairstow c †Paine b Lyon2239453056.41
MM Ali c SE Marsh b Lyon20141721142.85
CR Woakes c †Paine b Cummins2662933041.93
TK Curran c †Paine b Hazlewood415221026.66
SCJ Broad c Khawaja b Cummins5663888188.88
JM Anderson c Bancroft b Cummins01627000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 5, nb 3)12
TOTAL(144.1 Ov, RR: 3.4)491
Fall of wickets: 1-35 (Mark Stoneman, 11.3 ov), 2-80 (James Vince, 24.1 ov), 3-218 (Joe Root, 68.5 ov), 4-246 (Dawid Malan, 80.2 ov), 5-279 (Jonny Bairstow, 89.6 ov), 6-307 (Moeen Ali, 93.1 ov), 7-366 (Chris Woakes, 114.5 ov), 8-373 (Tom Curran, 119.3 ov), 9-473 (Stuart Broad, 137.5 ov), 10-491 (James Anderson, 144.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JR Hazlewood3059533.1600
JM Bird30510803.6003
NM Lyon42910932.5900
PJ Cummins29.1111744.0100
MR Marsh1214203.5000
SPD Smith1011011.0000
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CT Bancroft  b Woakes2742724064.28
DA Warner c Vince b Root862273058037.88
UT Khawaja c †Bairstow b Anderson1114231178.57
SPD Smith (c)not out1022754386037.09
SE Marsh c †Bairstow b Broad422281018.18
MR Marsh not out291661983017.46
Extras(b 4)4
TOTAL(124.2 Ov, RR: 2.11)263/4d
Fall of wickets: 1-51 (Cameron Bancroft, 15.4 ov), 2-65 (Usman Khawaja, 21.1 ov), 3-172 (David Warner, 69.2 ov), 4-178 (Shaun Marsh, 75.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Anderson30124611.5300
SCJ Broad24114411.8300
CR Woakes2676212.3800
TK Curran2065302.6500
MM Ali13.223202.4000
DJ Malan812102.6200
JE Root32110.3300
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia and New Zealand
Player Of The Match
Sir Alastair Cook
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 2289
Season2017/18
Hours of play (local time)10.30 start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days26,27,28,29,30 December 2017 (5-day match)
Test debut
Tom Curran
Umpires
Kumar Dharmasena
Sundaram Ravi
TV Umpire
Joel Wilson
Reserve Umpire
Sam Nogajski
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 26 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 244/3 (SPD Smith 65*, SE Marsh 31*, 89 ov)
Wed, 27 Dec - day 2 - England 1st innings 192/2 (AN Cook 104*, JE Root 49*, 57 ov)
Thu, 28 Dec - day 3 - England 1st innings 491/9 (AN Cook 244*, JM Anderson 0*, 144 ov)
Fri, 29 Dec - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 103/2 (DA Warner 40*, SPD Smith 25*, 43.5 ov)
Sat, 30 Dec - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 263/4d (124.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • DA Warner: 50 off 161 balls (4 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 174 balls (DA Warner 23, SPD Smith 27, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: Australia - 138/2 in 62.0 overs (DA Warner 68, SPD Smith 32)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 64.6 overs (390 balls), Extras 0
  • Rain: Australia - 159/2 in 66.1 overs (DA Warner 83, SPD Smith 38)
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 276 balls (DA Warner 58, SPD Smith 42, Ex 0)
  • SPD Smith: 50 off 151 balls (4 x 4)
  • Lunch: Australia - 178/4 in 76.0 overs (SPD Smith 50)
  • New ball taken at 80.1 overs
  • Australia: 200 runs in 88.2 overs (530 balls), Extras 0
  • Drinks: Australia - 205/4 in 91.0 overs (SPD Smith 69, MR Marsh 8)
  • Tea: Australia - 225/4 in 105.0 overs (SPD Smith 87, MR Marsh 10)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 179 balls (SPD Smith 38, MR Marsh 14, Ex 0)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 117.4 overs (706 balls), Extras 0
  • SPD Smith: 100 off 259 balls (6 x 4)
Day 4
  • Innings Break: England - 491/10 in 144.1 overs (AN Cook 244)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Over 6.5: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - CT Bancroft (Struck down)
  • Drinks: Australia - 44/0 in 13.0 overs (CT Bancroft 21, DA Warner 23)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 15.3 overs (93 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 93 balls (CT Bancroft 27, DA Warner 24, Ex 0)
  • Lunch: Australia - 70/2 in 25.0 overs (DA Warner 28, SPD Smith 4)
  • Rain: Australia - 86/2 in 36.2 overs (DA Warner 32, SPD Smith 16)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 43.3 overs (261 balls), Extras 0
  • Rain: Australia - 103/2 in 43.5 overs (DA Warner 40, SPD Smith 25)
  • Tea: Australia - 103/2 in 43.5 overs (DA Warner 40, SPD Smith 25)
  • Wet Ground: Australia - 103/2 in 43.5 overs (DA Warner 40, SPD Smith 25)
  • Rain: Australia - 103/2 in 43.5 overs (DA Warner 40, SPD Smith 25)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 103/2 in 43.5 overs (DA Warner 40, SPD Smith 25)
Day 3
  • JE Root: 50 off 109 balls (6 x 4)
  • England: 200 runs in 60.6 overs (369 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: England - 224/3 in 71.0 overs (AN Cook 120, DJ Malan 4)
  • New ball taken at 80.1 overs
  • England: 250 runs in 81.6 overs (495 balls), Extras 7
  • Lunch: England - 264/4 in 85.0 overs (AN Cook 134, JM Bairstow 16)
  • England: 300 runs in 91.6 overs (555 balls), Extras 12
  • AN Cook: 150 off 260 balls (19 x 4)
  • Drinks: England - 318/6 in 99.0 overs (AN Cook 154, CR Woakes 3)
  • England: 350 runs in 110.4 overs (667 balls), Extras 12
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 113 balls (AN Cook 26, CR Woakes 24, Ex 0)
  • Tea: England - 360/6 in 113.0 overs (AN Cook 173, CR Woakes 26)
  • Over 119.3: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - TK Curran (Upheld)
  • England: 400 runs in 126.1 overs (760 balls), Extras 12
  • Drinks: England - 406/8 in 127.0 overs (AN Cook 197, SCJ Broad 18)
  • AN Cook: 200 off 360 balls (23 x 4)
  • 9th Wicket: 50 runs in 61 balls (AN Cook 24, SCJ Broad 26, Ex 0)
  • England: 450 runs in 133.3 overs (804 balls), Extras 12
  • SCJ Broad: 50 off 59 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 9th Wicket: 100 runs in 107 balls (AN Cook 44, SCJ Broad 56, Ex 0)
  • End Of Day: England - 491/9 in 144.0 overs (AN Cook 244, JM Anderson 0)
Day 2
  • Australia: 250 runs in 93.2 overs (561 balls), Extras 2
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 234 balls (SPD Smith 63, SE Marsh 36, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: Australia - 284/5 in 103.0 overs (SE Marsh 49, TD Paine 2)
  • SE Marsh: 50 off 130 balls (6 x 4)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 107.1 overs (644 balls), Extras 2
  • Over 109.6: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - SE Marsh (Upheld)
  • Over 113.6: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - JR Hazlewood (Struck down)
  • Lunch: Australia - 326/8 in 115.0 overs (PJ Cummins 4, JR Hazlewood 0)
  • Over 118.6: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - NM Lyon (Struck down - Umpire's call)
  • Innings Break: Australia - 327/10 in 119.0 overs (JR Hazlewood 1)
  • England 1st innings
  • England: 50 runs in 16.4 overs (101 balls), Extras 1
  • Tea: England - 72/1 in 23.0 overs (AN Cook 37, JM Vince 17)
  • AN Cook: 50 off 89 balls (8 x 4)
  • England: 100 runs in 31.3 overs (192 balls), Extras 3
  • Drinks: England - 127/2 in 38.0 overs (AN Cook 67, JE Root 21)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 91 balls (AN Cook 27, JE Root 21, Ex 4)
  • England: 150 runs in 47.6 overs (291 balls), Extras 7
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 180 balls (AN Cook 47, JE Root 49, Ex 4)
  • AN Cook: 100 off 164 balls (15 x 4)
  • End Of Day: England - 192/2 in 57.0 overs (AN Cook 104, JE Root 49)
Day 1
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Drinks: Australia - 37/0 in 14.0 overs (CT Bancroft 7, DA Warner 30)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 16.6 overs (102 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 102 balls (CT Bancroft 11, DA Warner 39, Ex 0)
  • DA Warner: 50 off 64 balls (6 x 4)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 27.3 overs (165 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 165 balls (CT Bancroft 19, DA Warner 83, Ex 0)
  • Lunch: Australia - 102/0 in 28.0 overs (CT Bancroft 19, DA Warner 83)
  • DA Warner: 100 off 130 balls (13 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Drinks: Australia - 131/1 in 41.0 overs (DA Warner 100, UT Khawaja 4)
  • Tea: Australia - 145/2 in 54.0 overs (UT Khawaja 10, SPD Smith 5)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 54.2 overs (327 balls), Extras 1
  • Over 57.2: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - SE Marsh (Struck down - Umpires Call)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 66.5 overs (402 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: Australia - 209/3 in 71.0 overs (SPD Smith 46, SE Marsh 15)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 89 balls (SPD Smith 34, SE Marsh 15, Ex 1)
  • SPD Smith: 50 off 98 balls (5 x 4)
  • New ball taken after 85.4 overs
  • End Of Day: Australia - 244/3 in 89.0 overs (SPD Smith 65, SE Marsh 31)