Result
1st Test, Brisbane, Nov 23-27 2006, England tour of Australia
602/9d & 202/1d
(100.1 ov, target 648)
157 & 370
Australia won by 277 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JL Langer c Pietersen b Flintoff829813613083.67
ML Hayden c Collingwood b Flintoff2147882044.68
RT Ponting (c)lbw b Hoggard19631946424061.44
DR Martyn c Collingwood b Giles2962792046.77
MEK Hussey  b Flintoff861872578045.98
MJ Clarke c Strauss b Anderson56941535159.57
AC Gilchrist lbw b Hoggard033000.00
SK Warne c †Jones b Harmison1726421065.38
B Lee not out4361906070.49
SR Clark  b Flintoff39233432169.56
GD McGrath not out817260047.05
Extras(b 2, lb 8, nb 7, w 8)25
TOTAL(155 Ov, RR: 3.88, 690 Mts)602/9d
Fall of wickets: 1-79 (Matthew Hayden, 18.3 ov), 2-141 (Justin Langer, 28.5 ov), 3-198 (Damien Martyn, 47.2 ov), 4-407 (Michael Hussey, 108.4 ov), 5-467 (Ricky Ponting, 126.3 ov), 6-467 (Adam Gilchrist, 126.6 ov), 7-500 (Shane Warne, 135.3 ov), 8-528 (Michael Clarke, 141.3 ov), 9-578 (Stuart Clark, 149.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SJ Harmison30412314.1061
MJ Hoggard3159823.1601
JM Anderson29614114.8610
A Flintoff3049943.3013
AF Giles2529113.6400
IR Bell1012012.0002
KP Pietersen912803.1100
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Strauss c Hussey b McGrath1221252057.14
AN Cook c Warne b McGrath1115271073.33
IR Bell c Ponting b Clark501622285030.86
PD Collingwood c †Gilchrist b Clark513241038.46
KP Pietersen lbw b McGrath1644721036.36
A Flintoff (c)c †Gilchrist b Lee034000.00
GO Jones lbw b McGrath1957902033.33
AF Giles c Hayden b McGrath2439614061.53
MJ Hoggard c †Gilchrist b Clark0612000.00
SJ Harmison c †Gilchrist b McGrath055000.00
JM Anderson not out2890025.00
Extras(b 2, lb 8, nb 6, w 2)18
TOTAL(61.1 Ov, RR: 2.56, 283 Mts)157
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Sir Andrew Strauss, 5.4 ov), 2-28 (Sir Alastair Cook, 5.5 ov), 3-42 (Paul Collingwood, 10.6 ov), 4-78 (Kevin Pietersen, 27.4 ov), 5-79 (Andrew Flintoff, 28.3 ov), 6-126 (Geraint Jones, 49.2 ov), 7-149 (Ian Bell, 56.2 ov), 8-153 (Matthew Hoggard, 58.2 ov), 9-154 (Steve Harmison, 59.2 ov), 10-157 (Ashley Giles, 61.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee1535113.4025
GD McGrath23.185062.1501
SR Clark1452131.5000
SK Warne902502.7700
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JL Langer not out1001461999068.49
ML Hayden run out (Anderson/†Jones)3741676090.24
RT Ponting (c)not out60851314070.58
Extras(lb 4, nb 1)5
TOTAL(45.1 Ov, RR: 4.47, 199 Mts)202/1d
Fall of wickets: 1-68 (Matthew Hayden, 15.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MJ Hoggard1124303.9000
JM Anderson915406.0000
A Flintoff521102.2001
SJ Harmison12.115404.4300
AF Giles502204.4000
KP Pietersen301404.6600
England 2nd Innings (target: 648 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Strauss c sub (RA Broad) b Clark1131511035.48
AN Cook c Hussey b Warne43941284045.74
IR Bell lbw b Warne0411000.00
PD Collingwood st †Gilchrist b Warne9615521613261.93
KP Pietersen c Martyn b Lee9215522714059.35
A Flintoff (c)c Langer b Warne1626374061.53
GO Jones  b McGrath3348685068.75
AF Giles c Warne b Clark2338553060.52
MJ Hoggard c Warne b Clark835491022.85
SJ Harmison c McGrath b Clark1318312072.22
JM Anderson not out4871050.00
Extras(b 8, lb 10, nb 11, w 2)31
TOTAL(100.1 Ov, RR: 3.69, 445 Mts)370
Fall of wickets: 1-29 (Sir Andrew Strauss, 10.4 ov), 2-36 (Ian Bell, 13.2 ov), 3-91 (Sir Alastair Cook, 29.2 ov), 4-244 (Paul Collingwood, 63.3 ov), 5-271 (Andrew Flintoff, 71.4 ov), 6-293 (Kevin Pietersen, 80.4 ov), 7-326 (Geraint Jones, 87.1 ov), 8-346 (Ashley Giles, 92.5 ov), 9-361 (Matthew Hoggard, 98.2 ov), 10-370 (Steve Harmison, 100.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee2219814.4517
GD McGrath1935312.7803
SR Clark24.167242.9700
SK Warne34712443.6411
MEK Hussey10505.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Ricky Ponting
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1817
Season2006/07
Hours of play (local time)10.00 - 12.00, 12.40 - 14.40, 15.00 - 17.00
Match days23,24,25,26,27 November 2006 (5-day match)
Umpires
Billy Bowden
Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
Peter Parker
Reserve Umpire
Bruce Oxenford
Match Referee
Jeff Crowe
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 23 Nov - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 346/3 (RT Ponting 137*, MEK Hussey 63*, 90 ov)
Fri, 24 Nov - day 2 - England 1st innings 53/3 (IR Bell 13*, KP Pietersen 6*, 17 ov)
Sat, 25 Nov - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 181/1 (JL Langer 88*, RT Ponting 51*, 40 ov)
Sun, 26 Nov - day 4 - England 2nd innings 293/5 (KP Pietersen 92*, GO Jones 12*, 80 ov)
Mon, 27 Nov - day 5 - England 2nd innings 370 (100.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • New Ball Taken: England 293/5 after 80.2 overs (KP Pietersen 92, GO Jones 12)
  • England: 300 runs in 82.2 overs (504 balls), Extras 23
  • Drinks: England - 346/8 in 92.5 overs (MJ Hoggard 2)
  • England: 350 runs in 94.1 overs (578 balls), Extras 30
  • Attendance: 10349
  • Total Attendance: 164747
  • Test Match Scorer: Binoy George
  • Test Match Commentators: Jenny Thompson, Martin Williamson and Will Luke
Day 4
  • Australia: 200 runs in 44.5 overs (270 balls), Extras 5
  • JL Langer: 100 off 146 balls (8 x 4)
  • England 2nd innings
  • Lunch: England - 43/2 in 19.0 overs (AN Cook 25, PD Collingwood 3)
  • England: 50 runs in 20.6 overs (129 balls), Extras 4
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 83 balls (AN Cook 19, PD Collingwood 31, Ex 0)
  • England: 100 runs in 32.4 overs (199 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: England - 103/3 in 34.0 overs (PD Collingwood 39, KP Pietersen 6)
  • PD Collingwood: 50 off 86 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 88 balls (PD Collingwood 23, KP Pietersen 16, Ex 11)
  • England: 150 runs in 45.2 overs (280 balls), Extras 15
  • Tea: England - 150/3 in 46.0 overs (PD Collingwood 56, KP Pietersen 25)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 159 balls (PD Collingwood 45, KP Pietersen 47, Ex 11)
  • KP Pietersen: 50 off 81 balls (10 x 4)
  • England: 200 runs in 55.5 overs (343 balls), Extras 15
  • Drinks: England - 230/3 in 61.0 overs (PD Collingwood 91, KP Pietersen 65)
  • 4th Wicket: 150 runs in 205 balls (PD Collingwood 61, KP Pietersen 74, Ex 16)
  • England: 250 runs in 64.1 overs (395 balls), Extras 21
  • Attendance: 37056
  • End Of Day: England - 293/5 in 80.0 overs (KP Pietersen 92, GO Jones 12)
Day 3
  • Drinks: England - 83/5 in 30.0 overs (IR Bell 23, GO Jones 2)
  • England: 100 runs in 35.2 overs (218 balls), Extras 14
  • Lunch: England - 118/5 in 45.0 overs (IR Bell 41, GO Jones 19)
  • IR Bell: 50 off 155 balls (5 x 4)
  • England: 150 runs in 57.2 overs (352 balls), Extras 18
  • Drinks: England - 153/7 in 58.0 overs (AF Giles 22, MJ Hoggard 0)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Tea: Australia - 33/0 in 7.0 overs (JL Langer 7, ML Hayden 25)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 9.3 overs (57 balls), Extras 2
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 57 balls (JL Langer 17, ML Hayden 31, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: Australia - 83/1 in 20.0 overs (JL Langer 32, RT Ponting 10)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 24.1 overs (146 balls), Extras 5
  • JL Langer: 50 off 85 balls (5 x 4)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 76 balls (JL Langer 28, RT Ponting 21, Ex 1)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 34.1 overs (206 balls), Extras 5
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 126 balls (JL Langer 56, RT Ponting 44, Ex 1)
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 65 balls (3 x 4)
  • Attendance: 38719
  • End Of Day: Australia - 181/1 in 40.0 overs (JL Langer 88, RT Ponting 51)
Day 2
  • Australia: 350 runs in 90.6 overs (555 balls), Extras 15
  • 4th Wicket: 150 runs in 264 balls (RT Ponting 83, MEK Hussey 66, Ex 3)
  • RT Ponting: 150 off 235 balls (17 x 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 389/3 in 104.0 overs (RT Ponting 157, MEK Hussey 79)
  • 4th Wicket: 200 runs in 357 balls (RT Ponting 109, MEK Hussey 82, Ex 9)
  • Australia: 400 runs in 106.1 overs (650 balls), Extras 21
  • Lunch: Australia - 427/4 in 116.0 overs (RT Ponting 177, MJ Clarke 10)
  • Australia: 450 runs in 122.2 overs (748 balls), Extras 22
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 90 balls (RT Ponting 23, MJ Clarke 27, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: Australia - 476/6 in 130.0 overs (MJ Clarke 34, SK Warne 6)
  • Australia: 500 runs in 134.3 overs (821 balls), Extras 23
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 86 balls (4 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Tea: Australia - 528/8 in 141.3 overs (B Lee 16)
  • Australia: 550 runs in 145.1 overs (886 balls), Extras 25
  • 9th Wicket: 50 runs in 44 balls (B Lee 11, SR Clark 39, Ex 0)
  • Australia: 600 runs in 154.5 overs (944 balls), Extras 25
  • England 1st innings
  • England: 50 runs in 13.3 overs (83 balls), Extras 6
  • Attendance: 39315
  • End Of Day: England - 53/3 in 17.0 overs (IR Bell 13, KP Pietersen 6)
Day 1
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 10.2 overs (63 balls), Extras 1
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 63 balls (JL Langer 37, ML Hayden 13, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: Australia - 57/0 in 13.0 overs (JL Langer 38, ML Hayden 16)
  • JL Langer: 50 off 66 balls (8 x 4)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 23.1 overs (144 balls), Extras 9
  • Lunch: Australia - 109/1 in 25.0 overs (JL Langer 68, RT Ponting 11)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 55 balls (JL Langer 30, RT Ponting 19, Ex 2)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 33.5 overs (208 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: Australia - 169/2 in 38.0 overs (RT Ponting 44, DR Martyn 11)
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 65 balls (8 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 98 balls (RT Ponting 22, DR Martyn 27, Ex 2)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 48.6 overs (301 balls), Extras 12
  • Tea: Australia - 217/3 in 52.0 overs (RT Ponting 63, MEK Hussey 10)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 75 balls (RT Ponting 28, MEK Hussey 22, Ex 0)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 60.4 overs (372 balls), Extras 13
  • RT Ponting: 100 off 136 balls (15 x 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 286/3 in 68.0 overs (RT Ponting 105, MEK Hussey 35)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 146 balls (RT Ponting 55, MEK Hussey 43, Ex 2)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 71.6 overs (441 balls), Extras 14
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 94 balls (4 x 4)
  • 12th men: Mitchell Johnson and Sajid Mahmood
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 332/3 after 84.1 overs (RT Ponting 128, MEK Hussey 58)
  • Attendance: 39288
  • End Of Day: Australia - 346/3 in 90.0 overs (RT Ponting 137, MEK Hussey 63)