Result
1st Investec Test, Cardiff, Jul 8-11 2015, Australia tour of England and Ireland
430 & 289
(70.3 ov, target 412)
308 & 242
England won by 169 runs
Player Of The Match
England
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
A Lyth c Warner b Hazlewood61071060.00
AN Cook (c)c †Haddin b Lyon2040583050.00
GS Ballance lbw b Hazlewood611492238040.93
IR Bell lbw b Starc1750014.28
JE Root c Watson b Starc13416624717080.72
BA Stokes  b Starc5278986266.66
JC Buttler c Johnson b Hazlewood2734633079.41
MM Ali c Watson b Starc778811611187.50
SCJ Broad c †Haddin b Lyon1826532169.23
MA Wood not out710261070.00
JM Anderson  b Starc16100016.66
Extras(b 17, lb 3, nb 1, w 5)26
TOTAL(102.1 Ov, RR: 4.2, 456 Mts)430
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Adam Lyth, 1.6 ov), 2-42 (Sir Alastair Cook, 13.2 ov), 3-43 (Ian Bell, 14.3 ov), 4-196 (Gary Ballance, 53.3 ov), 5-280 (Joe Root, 72.1 ov), 6-293 (Ben Stokes, 76.2 ov), 7-343 (Jos Buttler, 85.5 ov), 8-395 (Stuart Broad, 97.1 ov), 9-419 (Moeen Ali, 100.2 ov), 10-430 (James Anderson, 102.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MA Starc24.1411454.7111
JR Hazlewood2388333.6000
MG Johnson25311104.4400
NM Lyon2046923.4500
SR Watson802403.0000
DA Warner20904.5000
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CJL Rogers c †Buttler b Wood9513318211171.42
DA Warner c Cook b Anderson1742623040.47
SPD Smith c Cook b Ali3356785058.92
MJ Clarke (c)c & b Ali3852826073.07
AC Voges c Anderson b Stokes31751064041.33
SR Watson lbw b Broad3057846052.63
NM Lyon lbw b Wood626331023.07
BJ Haddin c †Buttler b Anderson2238505057.89
MG Johnson c Ballance b Broad1419412073.68
MA Starc c Root b Anderson0612000.00
JR Hazlewood not out2460050.00
Extras(b 6, lb 11, w 3)20
TOTAL(84.5 Ov, RR: 3.63, 368 Mts)308
Fall of wickets: 1-52 (David Warner, 14.3 ov), 2-129 (Steven Smith, 32.6 ov), 3-180 (Chris Rogers, 42.4 ov), 4-207 (Michael Clarke, 52.1 ov), 5-258 (Adam Voges, 67.2 ov), 6-265 (Shane Watson, 71.4 ov), 7-265 (Nathan Lyon, 74.6 ov), 8-304 (Brad Haddin, 82.5 ov), 9-306 (Mitchell Johnson, 83.2 ov), 10-308 (Mitchell Starc, 84.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Anderson18.564332.2800
SCJ Broad1746023.5210
MA Wood2056623.3000
MM Ali1517124.7300
BA Stokes1455113.6420
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
A Lyth c Clarke b Lyon3762864159.67
AN Cook (c)c Lyon b Starc1226301046.15
GS Ballance c †Haddin b Hazlewood0714000.00
IR Bell  b Johnson608912911067.41
JE Root  b Hazlewood60891339067.41
BA Stokes  b Starc4259819071.18
JC Buttler c †Haddin b Lyon719300036.84
MM Ali c †Haddin b Johnson1541452036.58
SCJ Broad c Hazlewood b Lyon4771057.14
MA Wood not out32183841177.77
JM Anderson  b Lyon1450025.00
Extras(b 7, lb 6, w 6)19
TOTAL(70.1 Ov, RR: 4.11, 306 Mts)289
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Sir Alastair Cook, 6.6 ov), 2-22 (Gary Ballance, 9.6 ov), 3-73 (Adam Lyth, 19.4 ov), 4-170 (Ian Bell, 39.6 ov), 5-207 (Joe Root, 51.1 ov), 6-236 (Jos Buttler, 58.2 ov), 7-240 (Ben Stokes, 59.1 ov), 8-245 (Stuart Broad, 60.4 ov), 9-288 (Moeen Ali, 69.1 ov), 10-289 (James Anderson, 70.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MG Johnson1626924.3110
JR Hazlewood1324923.7600
MA Starc1646023.7510
NM Lyon20.147543.7100
SR Watson502304.6000
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 412 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CJL Rogers c Bell b Broad1028452035.71
DA Warner lbw b Ali52861186160.46
SPD Smith c Bell b Broad3349776067.34
MJ Clarke (c)c Stokes b Broad413241030.76
AC Voges c †Buttler b Wood11621006.25
SR Watson lbw b Wood1958822032.75
BJ Haddin c Cook b Ali720241035.00
MG Johnson c Lyth b Root77941249281.91
MA Starc c Lyth b Root1738583044.73
JR Hazlewood c Root b Ali1417172082.35
NM Lyon not out053000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 3, nb 1)8
TOTAL(70.3 Ov, RR: 3.43, 305 Mts)242
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Chris Rogers, 9.4 ov), 2-97 (David Warner, 26.3 ov), 3-101 (Steven Smith, 27.4 ov), 4-106 (Michael Clarke, 31.4 ov), 5-106 (Adam Voges, 32.2 ov), 6-122 (Brad Haddin, 38.1 ov), 7-151 (Shane Watson, 50.5 ov), 8-223 (Mitchell Starc, 65.4 ov), 9-242 (Mitchell Johnson, 69.1 ov), 10-242 (Josh Hazlewood, 70.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Anderson1233302.7500
SCJ Broad1433932.7800
MM Ali16.345933.5700
BA Stokes822302.8700
MA Wood1445323.7801
JE Root612824.6600
MATCH DETAILS
Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England and Ireland
Player Of The Match
Joe Root
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 2170
Season2015
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days8,9,10,11 July 2015 (5-day match)
Umpires
Kumar Dharmasena
Marais Erasmus
TV Umpire
Chris Gaffaney
Reserve Umpire
Nick Cook
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 08 Jul - day 1 - England 1st innings 343/7 (MM Ali 26*, SCJ Broad 0*, 88 ov)
Thu, 09 Jul - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 264/5 (SR Watson 29*, NM Lyon 6*, 70 ov)
Fri, 10 Jul - day 3 - England 2nd innings 289
Sat, 11 Jul - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 242 (70.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Over 5.3: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - DA Warner (Struck down)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 12.6 overs (78 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: Australia - 53/1 in 13.0 overs (DA Warner 27, SPD Smith 11)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 40 balls (DA Warner 28, SPD Smith 18, Ex 4)
  • DA Warner: 50 off 72 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Lunch: Australia - 97/2 in 26.3 overs (SPD Smith 29)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 27.1 overs (163 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: Australia - 126/6 in 40.0 overs (SR Watson 10, MG Johnson 3)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 48.6 overs (294 balls), Extras 6
  • Over 50.5: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - SR Watson (Struck down)
  • Tea: Australia - 162/7 in 54.0 overs (MG Johnson 26, MA Starc 4)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 61.4 overs (371 balls), Extras 7
  • MG Johnson: 50 off 70 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 66 balls (MG Johnson 33, MA Starc 17, Ex 1)
Day 3
  • Over 71.4: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - SR Watson (Struck down)
  • Over 79.5: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - BJ Haddin (Struck down)
  • Reviews used before 80th over: Australia 1 (1 successful, 1 unsuccessful); England 0 (0 successful, 2 unsuccessful)
  • Second new ball taken 80.1
  • Australia: 300 runs in 82.3 overs (494 balls), Extras 20
  • Drinks: Australia - 304/8 in 82.5 overs (MG Johnson 12)
  • Innings Break: Australia - 308/10 in 84.5 overs (JR Hazlewood 2)
  • England 2nd innings
  • Lunch: England - 21/1 in 9.0 overs (A Lyth 7, GS Ballance 0)
  • Over 9.1: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - A Lyth (Struck down)
  • England: 50 runs in 13.6 overs (84 balls), Extras 6
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 49 balls (A Lyth 28, IR Bell 18, Ex 4)
  • Drinks: England - 91/3 in 22.0 overs (IR Bell 31, JE Root 0)
  • England: 100 runs in 26.1 overs (157 balls), Extras 11
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 64 balls (IR Bell 21, JE Root 21, Ex 10)
  • IR Bell: 50 off 75 balls (10 x 4)
  • Tea: England - 149/3 in 36.0 overs (IR Bell 53, JE Root 31)
  • England: 150 runs in 36.3 overs (219 balls), Extras 17
  • JE Root: 50 off 66 balls (8 x 4)
  • England: 200 runs in 50.2 overs (302 balls), Extras 17
  • Drinks: England - 216/5 in 54.0 overs (BA Stokes 26, JC Buttler 3)
  • England: 250 runs in 62.5 overs (377 balls), Extras 18
  • Over 68.4: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - MM Ali (Struck down)
  • End Of Day: England - 289/10 in 70.1 overs (MA Wood 32)
Day 2
  • England: 350 runs in 89.3 overs (538 balls), Extras 16
  • MM Ali: 50 off 69 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 66 balls (MM Ali 34, SCJ Broad 18, Ex 0)
  • England: 400 runs in 97.4 overs (587 balls), Extras 16
  • Drinks: England - 416/8 in 99.2 overs (MM Ali 74, MA Wood 3)
  • Over 100.3: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - JM Anderson (Struck down)
  • Innings Break: England - 430/10 in 102.1 overs (MA Wood 7)
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Over 1.6: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - CJL Rogers (Struck down)
  • Lunch: Australia - 26/0 in 9.0 overs (CJL Rogers 15, DA Warner 5)
  • Over 10.3: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - DA Warner (Upheld)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 13.5 overs (83 balls), Extras 7
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 83 balls (CJL Rogers 28, DA Warner 17, Ex 7)
  • Drinks: Australia - 77/1 in 22.0 overs (CJL Rogers 47, SPD Smith 6)
  • CJL Rogers: 50 off 74 balls (6 x 4)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 25.3 overs (153 balls), Extras 9
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 68 balls (CJL Rogers 33, SPD Smith 15, Ex 2)
  • Tea: Australia - 145/2 in 36.0 overs (CJL Rogers 74, MJ Clarke 11)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 37.3 overs (225 balls), Extras 10
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 57 balls (CJL Rogers 26, MJ Clarke 25, Ex 0)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 48.3 overs (291 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: Australia - 207/4 in 52.1 overs (AC Voges 14)
  • Australia 1st innings: 1x5 ball over (62nd over, bowled by BA Stokes, called by Umpire M Erasmus)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 64.3 overs (386 balls), Extras 14
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 83 balls (AC Voges 16, SR Watson 29, Ex 5)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 264/5 in 70.0 overs (SR Watson 29, NM Lyon 6)
Day 1
  • England 1st innings
  • Drinks: England - 42/1 in 13.0 overs (AN Cook 20, GS Ballance 16)
  • England: 50 runs in 16.4 overs (100 balls), Extras 0
  • Lunch: England - 88/3 in 23.0 overs (GS Ballance 28, JE Root 33)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 60 balls (GS Ballance 14, JE Root 36, Ex 1)
  • England: 100 runs in 26.3 overs (160 balls), Extras 1
  • JE Root: 50 off 56 balls (6 x 4)
  • Over 35.2: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - JE Root (Struck down)
  • Drinks: England - 139/3 in 37.0 overs (GS Ballance 41, JE Root 68)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 144 balls (GS Ballance 25, JE Root 72, Ex 3)
  • England: 150 runs in 40.6 overs (247 balls), Extras 7
  • GS Ballance: 50 off 127 balls (7 x 4)
  • Tea: England - 190/3 in 52.0 overs (GS Ballance 59, JE Root 93)
  • 4th Wicket: 150 runs in 232 balls (GS Ballance 43, JE Root 97, Ex 11)
  • England: 200 runs in 55.1 overs (332 balls), Extras 11
  • JE Root: 100 off 118 balls (14 x 4)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 62 balls (JE Root 24, BA Stokes 28, Ex 0)
  • England: 250 runs in 64.4 overs (389 balls), Extras 11
  • Drinks: England - 271/4 in 70.0 overs (JE Root 133, BA Stokes 34)
  • BA Stokes: 50 off 76 balls (6 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • England: 300 runs in 76.5 overs (462 balls), Extras 16
  • Over 79.6: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - MM Ali (Struck down)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 51 balls (JC Buttler 24, MM Ali 26, Ex 0)
  • End Of Day: England - 343/7 in 88.0 overs (MM Ali 26, SCJ Broad 0)