Result
2nd Test, Adelaide, Dec 1-5 2006, England tour of Australia
551/6d & 129
(32.5 ov, target 168)
513 & 168/4
Australia won by 6 wickets
Player Of The Match
Australia
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Strauss c Martyn b Clark1444630031.81
AN Cook c †Gilchrist b Clark2757902047.36
IR Bell c & b Lee601481896040.54
PD Collingwood c †Gilchrist b Clark20639251516052.55
KP Pietersen run out (Ponting)15825737715161.47
A Flintoff (c)not out38671012156.71
GO Jones c Martyn b Warne17100014.28
AF Giles not out2744634061.36
Extras(lb 10, nb 8, w 2)20
TOTAL(168 Ov, RR: 3.27, 707 Mts)551/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (Sir Andrew Strauss, 14.3 ov), 2-45 (Sir Alastair Cook, 20.5 ov), 3-158 (Ian Bell, 61.4 ov), 4-468 (Paul Collingwood, 145.5 ov), 5-489 (Kevin Pietersen, 151.6 ov), 6-491 (Geraint Jones, 154.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee34113914.0818
GD McGrath30510703.5600
SR Clark3467532.2000
SK Warne53916713.1510
MJ Clarke1725303.1100
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JL Langer c Pietersen b Flintoff4891050.00
ML Hayden c †Jones b Hoggard1230571040.00
RT Ponting (c)c †Jones b Hoggard14224535312057.95
DR Martyn c Bell b Hoggard1133421033.33
MEK Hussey  b Hoggard912122987142.92
MJ Clarke c Giles b Hoggard12422431810055.35
AC Gilchrist c Bell b Giles64791118081.01
SK Warne lbw b Hoggard431081574039.81
B Lee not out733470021.21
SR Clark  b Hoggard079000.00
GD McGrath c †Jones b Anderson12125004.76
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 7, w 1)14
TOTAL(165.3 Ov, RR: 3.09, 718 Mts)513
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Justin Langer, 1.6 ov), 2-35 (Matthew Hayden, 12.6 ov), 3-65 (Damien Martyn, 22.2 ov), 4-257 (Ricky Ponting, 82.6 ov), 5-286 (Michael Hussey, 90.4 ov), 6-384 (Adam Gilchrist, 114.4 ov), 7-502 (Shane Warne, 153.5 ov), 8-505 (Michael Clarke, 157.1 ov), 9-507 (Stuart Clark, 159.2 ov), 10-513 (Glenn McGrath, 165.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MJ Hoggard42610972.5900
A Flintoff2658213.1505
SJ Harmison2559603.8412
JM Anderson21.338513.9500
AF Giles42710312.4500
KP Pietersen903203.5500
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Strauss c Hussey b Warne34791253043.03
AN Cook c †Gilchrist b Clark935481025.71
IR Bell run out (Clarke/Warne)2673852035.61
PD Collingwood not out221191982018.48
KP Pietersen  b Warne2580040.00
A Flintoff (c)c †Gilchrist b Lee22425008.33
GO Jones c Hayden b Lee1024411041.66
AF Giles c Hayden b Warne0814000.00
MJ Hoggard  b Warne424270016.66
SJ Harmison lbw b McGrath821250038.09
JM Anderson lbw b McGrath12841003.57
Extras(b 3, lb 5, nb 2, w 1)11
TOTAL(73 Ov, RR: 1.76, 324 Mts)129
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Sir Alastair Cook, 10.6 ov), 2-69 (Sir Andrew Strauss, 29.6 ov), 3-70 (Ian Bell, 31.6 ov), 4-73 (Kevin Pietersen, 33.1 ov), 5-77 (Andrew Flintoff, 38.6 ov), 6-94 (Geraint Jones, 48.4 ov), 7-97 (Ashley Giles, 51.6 ov), 8-105 (Matthew Hoggard, 57.5 ov), 9-119 (Steve Harmison, 62.6 ov), 10-129 (James Anderson, 72.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee1833521.9402
GD McGrath1061521.5010
SK Warne32124941.5300
SR Clark1342211.6900
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 168 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JL Langer c Bell b Hoggard78121087.50
ML Hayden c Collingwood b Flintoff18173120105.88
RT Ponting (c)c Strauss b Giles4965955075.38
MEK Hussey not out61661295092.42
DR Martyn c Strauss b Flintoff54410125.00
MJ Clarke not out2139470053.84
Extras(b 2, lb 2, nb 2, w 1)7
TOTAL(32.5 Ov, RR: 5.11, 161 Mts)168/4
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Justin Langer, 2.2 ov), 2-33 (Matthew Hayden, 5.4 ov), 3-116 (Ricky Ponting, 21.4 ov), 4-121 (Damien Martyn, 22.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MJ Hoggard402917.2500
A Flintoff904424.8802
AF Giles1004614.6000
SJ Harmison401503.7510
JM Anderson3.502306.0000
KP Pietersen20703.5000
MATCH DETAILS
Adelaide Oval
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Ricky Ponting
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1819
Season2006/07
Hours of play (local time)11 start, Lunch 13-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days1,2,3,4,5 December 2006 (5-day match)
Umpires
Steve Bucknor
Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
Steve Davis
Reserve Umpire
Andrew Willoughby
Match Referee
Jeff Crowe
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 01 Dec - day 1 - England 1st innings 266/3 (PD Collingwood 98*, KP Pietersen 60*, 90 ov)
Sat, 02 Dec - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 28/1 (ML Hayden 12*, RT Ponting 11*, 9 ov)
Sun, 03 Dec - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 312/5 (MJ Clarke 30*, AC Gilchrist 13*, 97 ov)
Mon, 04 Dec - day 4 - England 2nd innings 59/1 (AJ Strauss 31*, IR Bell 18*, 19 ov)
Tue, 05 Dec - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 168/4 (32.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • Drinks: England - 73/4 in 33.1 overs (PD Collingwood 0)
  • Lunch: England - 89/5 in 47.0 overs (PD Collingwood 5, GO Jones 5)
  • England: 100 runs in 54.2 overs (328 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: England - 107/8 in 59.0 overs (PD Collingwood 12, SJ Harmison 1)
  • Tea: England - 129/10 in 73.0 overs (PD Collingwood 22)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 9.5 overs (61 balls), Extras 2
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 59 balls (RT Ponting 22, MEK Hussey 23, Ex 5)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 17.4 overs (108 balls), Extras 6
  • Attendance: 20355
  • Drinks: Australia - 114/2 in 21.0 overs (RT Ponting 48, MEK Hussey 35)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 28.5 overs (175 balls), Extras 6
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 54 balls (4 x 4)
  • Test Match Scorer: Binoy George
  • Test Match Commentators: Jenny Thompson, Martin Williamson and Will Luke
Day 4
  • Australia 1st innings
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 103 balls (MJ Clarke 23, AC Gilchrist 28, Ex 1)
  • Australia: 350 runs in 110.1 overs (668 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: Australia - 350/5 in 110.5 overs (MJ Clarke 42, AC Gilchrist 38)
  • AC Gilchrist: 50 off 70 balls (5 x 4)
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 88 balls (5 x 4)
  • Australia: 400 runs in 119.3 overs (724 balls), Extras 10
  • Lunch: Australia - 417/6 in 124.0 overs (MJ Clarke 68, SK Warne 12)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 83 balls (MJ Clarke 25, SK Warne 21, Ex 4)
  • Australia: 450 runs in 139.1 overs (843 balls), Extras 14
  • Drinks: Australia - 453/6 in 140.0 overs (MJ Clarke 90, SK Warne 25)
  • MJ Clarke: 100 off 183 balls (9 x 4)
  • 7th Wicket: 100 runs in 205 balls (MJ Clarke 58, SK Warne 38, Ex 4)
  • Australia: 500 runs in 153.4 overs (930 balls), Extras 14
  • Tea: Australia - 502/7 in 153.5 overs (MJ Clarke 121)
  • Attendance: 24552
  • England 2nd innings
  • England: 50 runs in 15.2 overs (92 balls), Extras 0
  • End Of Day: England - 59/1 in 19.0 overs (AJ Strauss 31, IR Bell 18)
Day 3
  • Australia: 50 runs in 15.4 overs (98 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: Australia - 65/3 in 22.2 overs (RT Ponting 33)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 34.4 overs (215 balls), Extras 8
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 106 balls (5 x 4)
  • Lunch: Australia - 105/3 in 35.0 overs (RT Ponting 57, MEK Hussey 13)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 117 balls (RT Ponting 31, MEK Hussey 16, Ex 3)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 49.6 overs (307 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: Australia - 151/3 in 50.0 overs (RT Ponting 77, MEK Hussey 39)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 203 balls (RT Ponting 57, MEK Hussey 42, Ex 3)
  • RT Ponting: 100 off 183 balls (8 x 4)
  • Tea: Australia - 185/3 in 63.0 overs (RT Ponting 101, MEK Hussey 49)
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 129 balls (3 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 67.1 overs (410 balls), Extras 8
  • 4th Wicket: 150 runs in 299 balls (RT Ponting 80, MEK Hussey 70, Ex 3)
  • Drinks: Australia - 242/3 in 79.0 overs (RT Ponting 133, MEK Hussey 74)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 81.1 overs (494 balls), Extras 8
  • Attendance: 30075
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 253/3 after 82.1 overs (RT Ponting 141, MEK Hussey 77)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 93.6 overs (571 balls), Extras 9
  • End Of Day: Australia - 312/5 in 97.0 overs (MJ Clarke 30, AC Gilchrist 13)
Day 2
  • PD Collingwood: 100 off 204 balls (7 x 4)
  • England: 300 runs in 98.5 overs (599 balls), Extras 7
  • 4th Wicket: 150 runs in 248 balls (PD Collingwood 55, KP Pietersen 90, Ex 5)
  • Drinks: England - 309/3 in 103.0 overs (PD Collingwood 110, KP Pietersen 90)
  • KP Pietersen: 100 off 149 balls (10 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Lunch: England - 347/3 in 117.0 overs (PD Collingwood 135, KP Pietersen 102)
  • England: 350 runs in 119.2 overs (723 balls), Extras 9
  • 4th Wicket: 200 runs in 373 balls (PD Collingwood 92, KP Pietersen 103, Ex 6)
  • PD Collingwood: 150 off 317 balls (13 x 4)
  • England: 400 runs in 132.5 overs (805 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: England - 400/3 in 133.0 overs (PD Collingwood 162, KP Pietersen 127)
  • 4th Wicket: 250 runs in 445 balls (PD Collingwood 115, KP Pietersen 128, Ex 7)
  • England: 450 runs in 142.2 overs (862 balls), Extras 15
  • PD Collingwood: 200 off 383 balls (16 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 300 runs in 495 balls (PD Collingwood 149, KP Pietersen 139, Ex 12)
  • Tea: England - 468/4 in 145.5 overs (KP Pietersen 146)
  • KP Pietersen: 150 off 246 balls (14 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Attendance: 30321
  • England: 500 runs in 158.2 overs (958 balls), Extras 17
  • Drinks: England - 503/6 in 160.0 overs (A Flintoff 19, AF Giles 1)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 74 balls (A Flintoff 20, AF Giles 25, Ex 5)
  • England: 550 runs in 167.6 overs (1018 balls), Extras 20
  • Australia 1st innings
  • End Of Day: Australia - 28/1 in 9.0 overs (ML Hayden 12, RT Ponting 11)
Day 1
  • England 1st innings
  • Drinks: England - 32/0 in 14.0 overs (AJ Strauss 14, AN Cook 18)
  • England: 50 runs in 24.1 overs (145 balls), Extras 0
  • Lunch: England - 58/2 in 28.0 overs (IR Bell 9, PD Collingwood 8)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 113 balls (IR Bell 19, PD Collingwood 30, Ex 1)
  • England: 100 runs in 42.4 overs (259 balls), Extras 3
  • Drinks: England - 100/2 in 44.0 overs (IR Bell 23, PD Collingwood 33)
  • PD Collingwood: 50 off 114 balls (4 x 4)
  • IR Bell: 50 off 140 balls (4 x 4)
  • Tea: England - 144/2 in 59.0 overs (IR Bell 50, PD Collingwood 50)
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 233 balls (IR Bell 47, PD Collingwood 50, Ex 3)
  • England: 150 runs in 60.3 overs (366 balls), Extras 3
  • 12th men: SI Mahmood and MG Johnson
  • Attendance: 31458
  • England: 200 runs in 71.1 overs (432 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: England - 205/3 in 72.0 overs (PD Collingwood 73, KP Pietersen 26)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 77 balls (PD Collingwood 20, KP Pietersen 31, Ex 2)
  • KP Pietersen: 50 off 70 balls (4 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • England: 250 runs in 84.4 overs (513 balls), Extras 6
  • New Ball Taken: England 254/3 after 85.1 overs (PD Collingwood 91, KP Pietersen 56)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 156 balls (PD Collingwood 41, KP Pietersen 59, Ex 4)
  • End Of Day: England - 266/3 in 90.0 overs (PD Collingwood 98, KP Pietersen 60)