Result
1st ODI (D/N), Melbourne, Jan 16 2011, England tour of Australia
294
(49.1/50 ov, target 295)
297/4
Australia won by 6 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Australia
England Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Strauss (c)c Clarke b Lee6365906096.92
SM Davies  b DJ Hussey42355850120.00
IJL Trott c †Haddin b DJ Hussey6781085.71
KP Pietersen run out (Johnson)787512823104.00
IR Bell c Clarke b Smith2332381071.87
EJG Morgan c White b Smith81291066.66
MH Yardy c MEK Hussey b Bollinger921370042.85
TT Bresnan c Doherty b Lee28273140103.70
GP Swann c Doherty b Johnson410190040.00
A Shahzad not out871701114.28
CT Tremlett c †Haddin b Johnson78100187.50
Extras(b 2, lb 1, nb 1, w 14)18
TOTAL(49.4 Ov, RR: 5.91)294
Fall of wickets: 1-90 (Steven Davies, 12.1 ov), 2-100 (Jonathan Trott, 14.2 ov), 3-131 (Sir Andrew Strauss, 20.4 ov), 4-174 (Ian Bell, 30.1 ov), 5-186 (Eoin Morgan, 32.5 ov), 6-236 (Michael Yardy, 39.4 ov), 7-257 (Kevin Pietersen, 43.4 ov), 8-271 (Tim Bresnan, 46.2 ov), 9-278 (Graeme Swann, 47.5 ov), 10-294 (Chris Tremlett, 49.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee904324.77343131
DE Bollinger905716.33233040
DJ Hussey604227.00153200
MG Johnson7.405326.91195150
SR Watson804405.50194000
XJ Doherty704005.71141100
SPD Smith301224.00101000
Australia Innings (target: 295 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SR Watson not out161150215124107.33
BJ Haddin c Shahzad b Swann3947805082.97
MJ Clarke (c)c Shahzad b Bresnan3657751063.15
SPD Smith c Yardy b Shahzad54610125.00
MEK Hussey c Tremlett b Bresnan21151711140.00
CL White not out25233320108.69
Extras(lb 6, nb 1, w 3)10
TOTAL(49.1 Ov, RR: 6.04)297/4
Fall of wickets: 1-110 (Brad Haddin, 19.4 ov), 2-213 (Michael Clarke, 38.5 ov), 3-220 (Steven Smith, 39.5 ov), 4-244 (Michael Hussey, 42.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
TT Bresnan1007127.10297121
CT Tremlett1006706.70256000
A Shahzad9.105115.56314210
MH Yardy905305.88202200
GP Swann1004214.20292000
IJL Trott10707.0000000
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Shane Watson
Series resultAustralia led the 7-match series 1-0
Match numberODI no. 3081
Season2010/11
Hours of play (local time)14.20 start, First Session 14.20-17.50 Interval 17.50-18.35, Second Session 18.35-22.05
Match days16 January 2011 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Billy Bowden
Bruce Oxenford
TV Umpire
Tony Hill
Reserve Umpire
Paul Reiffel
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
MATCH NOTES
England innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 10.0 (Mandatory - 70 runs, 0 wicket)
  • England: 50 runs in 7.4 overs (47 balls), Extras 4
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 47 balls (AJ Strauss 24, SM Davies 24, Ex 4)
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0 (Bowling side - 32 runs, 2 wickets)
  • England: 100 runs in 13.6 overs (85 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: England - 100/2 in 14.2 overs (AJ Strauss 46)
  • AJ Strauss: 50 off 51 balls (5 x 4)
  • England: 150 runs in 24.2 overs (147 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: England - 186/5 in 32.5 overs (KP Pietersen 37)
  • England: 200 runs in 33.5 overs (204 balls), Extras 7
  • KP Pietersen: 50 off 51 balls (1 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 40 balls (KP Pietersen 35, MH Yardy 9, Ex 6)
  • England: 250 runs in 42.1 overs (254 balls), Extras 13
  • Powerplay 3: Overs 43.1 - 48.0 (Batting side - 26 runs, 3 wickets)
  • Over 48.2: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - BNJ Oxenford, Batsman - CT Tremlett (Struck down)
  • Innings Break: England - 294/10 in 49.4 overs (A Shahzad 9)
Australia innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 10.0 (Mandatory - 62 runs, 0 wicket)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 8.4 overs (52 balls), Extras 1
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 52 balls (SR Watson 38, BJ Haddin 11, Ex 1)
  • SR Watson: 50 off 45 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 13.1 - 18.0 (Bowling side - 26 runs, 0 wicket)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 17.2 overs (104 balls), Extras 1
  • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 104 balls (SR Watson 67, BJ Haddin 32, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: Australia - 102/0 in 18.0 overs (SR Watson 68, BJ Haddin 33)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 29.3 overs (177 balls), Extras 3
  • SR Watson: 100 off 110 balls (9 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 72 balls (SR Watson 30, MJ Clarke 18, Ex 3)
  • Drinks: Australia - 195/1 in 36.0 overs (SR Watson 126, MJ Clarke 26)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 36.4 overs (220 balls), Extras 4
  • Powerplay 3: Overs 38.1 - 43.0 (Batting side - 38 runs, 3 wickets)
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 112 balls (SR Watson 60, MJ Clarke 36, Ex 4)
  • Over 41.1: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - BNJ Oxenford, Batsman - MEK Hussey (Struck down)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 44.3 overs (267 balls), Extras 8
  • SR Watson: 150 off 142 balls (12 x 4, 3 x 6)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 41 balls (SR Watson 25, CL White 25, Ex 3)