Result
4th Test, Melbourne, Dec 26-29 2013, England tour of Australia
255 & 179
(51.5 ov, target 231)
204 & 231/2
Australia won by 8 wickets
Player Of The Match
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AN Cook (c)c Clarke b Siddle2747703057.44
MA Carberry  b Watson381031466036.89
JE Root c †Haddin b Harris24821162029.26
KP Pietersen  b Johnson711612545144.09
IR Bell c †Haddin b Harris27981231027.55
BA Stokes c Watson b Johnson1423371160.86
JM Bairstow  b Johnson1017190158.82
TT Bresnan c Bailey b Johnson11427007.14
SCJ Broad lbw b Johnson1116212068.75
JM Anderson not out1124421045.83
MS Panesar  b Lyon216240012.50
Extras(b 10, lb 7, nb 1, w 1)19
TOTAL(100 Ov, RR: 2.55, 444 Mts)255
Fall of wickets: 1-48 (Sir Alastair Cook, 16.5 ov), 2-96 (Michael Carberry, 33.6 ov), 3-106 (Joe Root, 42.1 ov), 4-173 (Ian Bell, 72.6 ov), 5-202 (Ben Stokes, 80.3 ov), 6-216 (Jonny Bairstow, 84.4 ov), 7-230 (Tim Bresnan, 90.1 ov), 8-231 (Kevin Pietersen, 90.5 ov), 9-242 (Stuart Broad, 94.2 ov), 10-255 (Monty Panesar, 99.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJ Harris2484721.9500
MG Johnson2446352.6210
PM Siddle2375012.1701
NM Lyon22.236713.0000
SR Watson6.421111.6500
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CJL Rogers c Pietersen b Bresnan611712248035.67
DA Warner c †Bairstow b Anderson914282064.28
SR Watson c †Bairstow b Stokes1015232066.66
MJ Clarke (c) b Anderson1034610029.41
SPD Smith c Bell b Broad1977973024.67
GJ Bailey c †Bairstow b Anderson01938000.00
BJ Haddin c †Bairstow b Anderson65681447195.58
MG Johnson c Anderson b Bresnan23039006.66
RJ Harris c Root b Broad627251022.22
PM Siddle c Bresnan b Broad058000.00
NM Lyon not out1834433052.94
Extras(lb 4)4
TOTAL(82.2 Ov, RR: 2.47, 369 Mts)204
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (David Warner, 6.3 ov), 2-36 (Shane Watson, 11.2 ov), 3-62 (Michael Clarke, 25.2 ov), 4-110 (Steven Smith, 49.5 ov), 5-112 (Chris Rogers, 52.1 ov), 6-122 (George Bailey, 57.5 ov), 7-151 (Mitchell Johnson, 66.2 ov), 8-162 (Ryan Harris, 71.6 ov), 9-164 (Peter Siddle, 73.3 ov), 10-204 (Brad Haddin, 82.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Anderson20.246743.2900
SCJ Broad2064532.2500
BA Stokes1544613.0600
TT Bresnan1862421.3300
MS Panesar921802.0000
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AN Cook (c)lbw b Johnson5164917079.68
MA Carberry lbw b Siddle12811221014.81
JE Root run out (Johnson)1524371062.50
KP Pietersen c Harris b Lyon49901586054.44
IR Bell c Johnson b Lyon012000.00
BA Stokes c Smith b Lyon1955681034.54
JM Bairstow c †Haddin b Johnson2128472275.00
TT Bresnan  b Lyon0816000.00
SCJ Broad c Clarke b Lyon034000.00
JM Anderson not out16170016.66
MS Panesar lbw b Johnson067000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 6)11
TOTAL(61 Ov, RR: 2.93, 289 Mts)179
Fall of wickets: 1-65 (Sir Alastair Cook, 21.3 ov), 2-86 (Michael Carberry, 27.5 ov), 3-86 (Joe Root, 28.2 ov), 4-87 (Ian Bell, 28.4 ov), 5-131 (Ben Stokes, 44.5 ov), 6-173 (Jonny Bairstow, 54.3 ov), 7-174 (Tim Bresnan, 57.2 ov), 8-174 (Stuart Broad, 57.5 ov), 9-179 (Kevin Pietersen, 59.4 ov), 10-179 (Monty Panesar, 60.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJ Harris1013403.4000
MG Johnson1552531.6600
NM Lyon1735052.9400
PM Siddle1564613.0600
SR Watson421303.2500
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 231 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CJL Rogers c †Bairstow b Panesar11615520713074.83
DA Warner c †Bairstow b Stokes2547752053.19
SR Watson not out839015811092.22
MJ Clarke (c)not out620261030.00
Extras(nb 1)1
TOTAL(51.5 Ov, RR: 4.45, 234 Mts)231/2
Fall of wickets: 1-64 (David Warner, 17.6 ov), 2-200 (Chris Rogers, 45.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Anderson1122602.3600
SCJ Broad1005805.8000
MS Panesar7.504115.2300
BA Stokes1205014.1601
JE Root41802.0000
TT Bresnan714806.8500
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to field first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Mitchell Johnson
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 4-0
Match numberTest no. 2110
Season2013/14
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days26,27,28,29 December 2013 (5-day match)
Umpires
Aleem Dar
Kumar Dharmasena
TV Umpire
Billy Bowden
Reserve Umpire
John Ward
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 26 Dec - day 1 - England 1st innings 226/6 (KP Pietersen 67*, TT Bresnan 1*, 89 ov)
Fri, 27 Dec - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 164/9 (BJ Haddin 43*, 73.3 ov)
Sat, 28 Dec - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 30/0 (CJL Rogers 18*, DA Warner 12*, 8 ov)
Sun, 29 Dec - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 231/2 (51.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • Australia: 50 runs in 13.3 overs (81 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 81 balls (CJL Rogers 30, DA Warner 22, Ex 0)
  • CJL Rogers: 50 off 73 balls (6 x 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 85/1 in 23.0 overs (CJL Rogers 55, SR Watson 4)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 25.6 overs (157 balls), Extras 1
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 64 balls (CJL Rogers 28, SR Watson 21, Ex 1)
  • Lunch: Australia - 143/1 in 35.0 overs (CJL Rogers 81, SR Watson 36)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 36.3 overs (220 balls), Extras 1
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 130 balls (CJL Rogers 54, SR Watson 46, Ex 1)
  • CJL Rogers: 100 off 135 balls (11 x 4)
  • SR Watson: 50 off 70 balls (6 x 4)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 45.1 overs (272 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: Australia - 215/2 in 48.0 overs (SR Watson 72, MJ Clarke 1)
  • Attendance - 38,522
  • Total Attendance: 271,865
Day 3
  • BJ Haddin: 50 off 59 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 189/9 after 80.1 overs (BJ Haddin 57, NM Lyon 11)
  • Reviews used before 80th over: Australia 2 (1 successful, 0 unsuccessful); England 2 (1 successful, 0 unsuccessful)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 81.3 overs (489 balls), Extras 4
  • Innings Break: Australia - 204/10 in 82.2 overs (NM Lyon 18)
  • England 2nd innings
  • England: 50 runs in 13.4 overs (82 balls), Extras 8
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 82 balls (AN Cook 40, MA Carberry 5, Ex 8)
  • Lunch: England - 54/0 in 16.0 overs (AN Cook 41, MA Carberry 5)
  • AN Cook: 50 off 60 balls (7 x 4)
  • Over 21.5: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - JE Root (Upheld)
  • Over 21.5: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - JE Root (Upheld)
  • Drinks: England - 86/2 in 27.5 overs (JE Root 15)
  • England: 100 runs in 33.3 overs (201 balls), Extras 8
  • Tea: England - 115/4 in 41.0 overs (KP Pietersen 14, BA Stokes 13)
  • England: 150 runs in 49.6 overs (300 balls), Extras 11
  • Drinks: England - 174/6 in 57.0 overs (KP Pietersen 45, TT Bresnan 0)
  • Innings Break: England - 179/10 in 61.0 overs (JM Anderson 1)
  • Over 60.6: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - MS Panesar (Struck down)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Attendance: 63,873
  • End Of Day: Australia - 30/0 in 8.0 overs (CJL Rogers 18, DA Warner 12)
Day 2
  • England: 250 runs in 97.3 overs (586 balls), Extras 19
  • Innings Break: England - 255/10 in 100.0 overs (JM Anderson 11)
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Lunch: Australia - 38/2 in 13.0 overs (CJL Rogers 16, MJ Clarke 2)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 19.3 overs (117 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: Australia - 62/3 in 25.2 overs (CJL Rogers 30)
  • CJL Rogers: 50 off 133 balls (7 x 4)
  • Tea: Australia - 96/3 in 42.0 overs (CJL Rogers 50, SPD Smith 14)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 42.1 overs (253 balls), Extras 3
  • Drinks: Australia - 122/6 in 57.5 overs (BJ Haddin 10)
  • Over 57.5: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - GJ Bailey (Upheld)
  • Attendance: 78,358
  • Over 65.1: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - BJ Haddin (Upheld)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 65.4 overs (394 balls), Extras 3
  • End Of Day: Australia - 164/9 in 73.3 overs (BJ Haddin 43)
Day 1
  • England 1st innings
  • Drinks: England - 44/0 in 14.0 overs (AN Cook 25, MA Carberry 18)
  • England: 50 runs in 17.3 overs (105 balls), Extras 2
  • Over 26.2: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - MA Carberry (Struck down)
  • Lunch: England - 71/1 in 27.0 overs (MA Carberry 26, JE Root 11)
  • England: 100 runs in 37.3 overs (225 balls), Extras 13
  • Drinks: England - 106/2 in 41.0 overs (JE Root 24, KP Pietersen 4)
  • Tea: England - 135/3 in 54.0 overs (KP Pietersen 20, IR Bell 11)
  • England: 150 runs in 59.1 overs (355 balls), Extras 16
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 127 balls (KP Pietersen 28, IR Bell 20, Ex 3)
  • Attendance: 91,112
  • Drinks: England - 173/4 in 73.0 overs (KP Pietersen 40)
  • KP Pietersen: 50 off 119 balls (2 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • England: 200 runs in 79.5 overs (480 balls), Extras 18
  • New Ball Taken: England 201/4 after 80.1 overs (KP Pietersen 53, BA Stokes 14)
  • Reviews used before 80th over: England 0 (0 successful, 0 unsuccessful); Australia 1 (0 successful, 1 unsuccessful)
  • End Of Day: England - 226/6 in 89.0 overs (KP Pietersen 67, TT Bresnan 1)