Result
3rd Test, England tour of Australia at Perth, Dec 14-18 2006
244 & 527/5d
(122.2 ov, target 557)
215 & 350
Australia won by 206 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JL Langer  b Panesar37681166054.41
ML Hayden c †Jones b Hoggard2433483072.72
RT Ponting (c)lbw b Harmison211190018.18
MEK Hussey not out7416224410045.67
MJ Clarke c & b Harmison3767624055.22
A Symonds c †Jones b Panesar2630392286.66
AC Gilchrist c Bell b Panesar047000.00
SK Warne c †Jones b Panesar25223230113.63
B Lee lbw b Panesar1025322040.00
SR Clark  b Harmison35130060.00
GD McGrath c Cook b Harmison1240050.00
Extras(nb 4, w 1)5
TOTAL(71 Ov, RR: 3.43, 313 Mts)244
Fall of wickets: 1-47 (Matthew Hayden, 10.3 ov), 2-54 (Ricky Ponting, 13.3 ov), 3-69 (Justin Langer, 24.1 ov), 4-121 (Michael Clarke, 40.4 ov), 5-172 (Andrew Symonds, 49.6 ov), 6-172 (Adam Gilchrist, 51.4 ov), 7-214 (Shane Warne, 59.1 ov), 8-234 (Brett Lee, 67.6 ov), 9-242 (Stuart Clark, 70.3 ov), 10-244 (Glenn McGrath, 70.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MJ Hoggard1224013.3300
A Flintoff923604.0003
SJ Harmison1944842.5210
MS Panesar2449253.8300
SI Mahmood722804.0000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Strauss c †Gilchrist b Clark42711016059.15
AN Cook c Langer b McGrath15152620100.00
IR Bell c †Gilchrist b Lee025000.00
PD Collingwood c Hayden b McGrath1133451033.33
KP Pietersen c Symonds b Lee701231808156.91
A Flintoff (c)c Warne b Symonds1331462041.93
GO Jones c Langer b Symonds0411000.00
SI Mahmood c †Gilchrist b Clark1018241055.55
MJ Hoggard c Hayden b Warne439470010.25
SJ Harmison c Lee b Clark2333563069.69
MS Panesar not out1626413061.53
Extras(nb 10, w 1)11
TOTAL(64.1 Ov, RR: 3.35, 301 Mts)215
Fall of wickets: 1-36 (Sir Alastair Cook, 5.6 ov), 2-37 (Ian Bell, 6.6 ov), 3-55 (Paul Collingwood, 17.2 ov), 4-82 (Sir Andrew Strauss, 24.2 ov), 5-107 (Andrew Flintoff, 33.4 ov), 6-114 (Geraint Jones, 35.6 ov), 7-128 (Sajid Mahmood, 40.6 ov), 8-155 (Matthew Hoggard, 51.6 ov), 9-175 (Kevin Pietersen, 54.5 ov), 10-215 (Steve Harmison, 64.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee1816923.8306
GD McGrath1854822.6604
SR Clark15.134933.2310
SK Warne904114.5500
A Symonds41822.0000
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JL Langer  b Hoggard011000.00
ML Hayden c Collingwood b Panesar9215925212057.86
RT Ponting (c)c †Jones b Harmison751281949058.59
MEK Hussey c †Jones b Panesar10315622412066.02
MJ Clarke not out13516425117182.31
A Symonds c Collingwood b Panesar2690033.33
AC Gilchrist not out10259103124172.88
Extras(lb 15, nb 1, w 2)18
TOTAL(112 Ov, RR: 4.7, 514 Mts)527/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Justin Langer, 0.1 ov), 2-144 (Ricky Ponting, 39.4 ov), 3-206 (Matthew Hayden, 58.4 ov), 4-357 (Michael Hussey, 89.3 ov), 5-365 (Andrew Symonds, 91.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MJ Hoggard2048514.2500
A Flintoff1927604.0000
SJ Harmison24311614.8300
MS Panesar34314534.2600
SI Mahmood1005905.9021
KP Pietersen513106.2000
England 2nd Innings (target: 557 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Strauss lbw b Lee042000.00
AN Cook c †Gilchrist b McGrath1162903899040.00
IR Bell c Langer b Warne871632348253.37
PD Collingwood c †Gilchrist b Clark536450013.88
KP Pietersen not out601502436040.00
MJ Hoggard  b McGrath022000.00
A Flintoff (c) b Warne5167968176.11
GO Jones run out (Ponting)0711000.00
SI Mahmood lbw b Clark410140040.00
SJ Harmison lbw b Warne013000.00
MS Panesar  b Warne1980011.11
Extras(b 7, lb 8, nb 5, w 6)26
TOTAL(122.2 Ov, RR: 2.86, 529 Mts)350
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Sir Andrew Strauss, 0.4 ov), 2-170 (Ian Bell, 56.6 ov), 3-185 (Paul Collingwood, 69.3 ov), 4-261 (Sir Alastair Cook, 93.2 ov), 5-261 (Matthew Hoggard, 93.4 ov), 6-336 (Andrew Flintoff, 114.5 ov), 7-336 (Geraint Jones, 116.6 ov), 8-345 (Sajid Mahmood, 119.6 ov), 9-346 (Steve Harmison, 120.2 ov), 10-350 (Monty Panesar, 122.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee2237513.4001
GD McGrath2796122.2514
SR Clark2575622.2400
SK Warne39.2611542.9200
A Symonds912803.1110
MATCH DETAILS
W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Michael Hussey
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 1821
Season2006/07
Hours of play (local time)11.30 start, Lunch 13.30-14.10, Tea 16.10-16.30, Close 18.30
Match days14,15,16,17,18 December 2006 (5-day match)
Umpires
Aleem Dar
Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
Steve Davis
Reserve Umpire
Andrew Craig
Match Referee
Jeff Crowe
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 14 Dec - day 1 - England 1st innings 51/2 (AJ Strauss 24*, PD Collingwood 10*, 14 ov)
Fri, 15 Dec - day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 119/1 (ML Hayden 57*, RT Ponting 57*, 36 ov)
Sat, 16 Dec - day 3 - England 2nd innings 19/1 (AN Cook 7*, IR Bell 9*, 6 ov)
Sun, 17 Dec - day 4 - England 2nd innings 265/5 (KP Pietersen 37*, A Flintoff 2*, 96 ov)
Mon, 18 Dec - day 5 - England 2nd innings 350 (122.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • England: 300 runs in 105.3 overs (640 balls), Extras 19
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 83 balls (KP Pietersen 9, A Flintoff 40, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: England - 316/5 in 110.0 overs (KP Pietersen 46, A Flintoff 43)
  • KP Pietersen: 50 off 123 balls (6 x 4)
  • A Flintoff: 50 off 64 balls (8 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Lunch: England - 349/9 in 122.0 overs (KP Pietersen 59, MS Panesar 1)
  • England: 350 runs in 122.1 overs (740 balls), Extras 26
  • Attendance: 12288
  • Test Match Scorer: Binoy George
  • Test Match Commentators: Jenny Thompson and Will Luke
Day 4
  • Drinks: England - 40/1 in 15.0 overs (AN Cook 17, IR Bell 17)
  • England: 50 runs in 18.6 overs (119 balls), Extras 7
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 115 balls (AN Cook 18, IR Bell 30, Ex 7)
  • IR Bell: 50 off 83 balls (5 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Lunch: England - 99/1 in 34.0 overs (AN Cook 37, IR Bell 54)
  • England: 100 runs in 34.2 overs (212 balls), Extras 8
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 208 balls (AN Cook 38, IR Bell 54, Ex 8)
  • AN Cook: 50 off 129 balls (7 x 4)
  • Drinks: England - 144/1 in 50.0 overs (AN Cook 64, IR Bell 72)
  • England: 150 runs in 52.3 overs (321 balls), Extras 8
  • 2nd Wicket: 150 runs in 317 balls (AN Cook 70, IR Bell 75, Ex 8)
  • Tea: England - 180/2 in 65.0 overs (AN Cook 80, PD Collingwood 4)
  • England: 200 runs in 72.5 overs (443 balls), Extras 13
  • Drinks: England - 226/3 in 80.0 overs (AN Cook 99, KP Pietersen 17)
  • AN Cook: 100 off 257 balls (8 x 4)
  • New Ball Taken: England 230/3 after 83.2 overs (AN Cook 102, KP Pietersen 18)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 101 balls (AN Cook 22, KP Pietersen 21, Ex 9)
  • England: 250 runs in 89.5 overs (546 balls), Extras 18
  • End Of Day: England - 265/5 in 96.0 overs (KP Pietersen 37, A Flintoff 2)
  • Attendance: 20703
Day 3
  • Australia: 150 runs in 43.3 overs (262 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: Australia - 155/2 in 45.0 overs (ML Hayden 65, MEK Hussey 8)
  • Drinks: Australia - 184/2 in 55.0 overs (ML Hayden 86, MEK Hussey 16)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 108 balls (ML Hayden 22, MEK Hussey 28, Ex 2)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 57.6 overs (349 balls), Extras 7
  • Lunch: Australia - 220/3 in 63.0 overs (MEK Hussey 43, MJ Clarke 3)
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 93 balls (6 x 4)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 70.4 overs (425 balls), Extras 7
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 74 balls (MEK Hussey 21, MJ Clarke 29, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: Australia - 270/3 in 74.0 overs (MEK Hussey 67, MJ Clarke 29)
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 295/3 after 80.1 overs (MEK Hussey 77, MJ Clarke 43)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 81.2 overs (490 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: Australia - 300/3 in 82.0 overs (MEK Hussey 78, MJ Clarke 47)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 150 balls (MEK Hussey 54, MJ Clarke 48, Ex 1)
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 76 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • MEK Hussey: 100 off 148 balls (12 x 4)
  • Australia: 350 runs in 87.6 overs (530 balls), Extras 12
  • 4th Wicket: 150 runs in 185 balls (MEK Hussey 71, MJ Clarke 73, Ex 7)
  • Tea: Australia - 357/4 in 89.3 overs (MJ Clarke 73)
  • MJ Clarke: 100 off 130 balls (13 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Australia: 400 runs in 99.1 overs (597 balls), Extras 14
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 55 balls (MJ Clarke 21, AC Gilchrist 29, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: Australia - 420/5 in 102.0 overs (MJ Clarke 100, AC Gilchrist 32)
  • AC Gilchrist: 50 off 40 balls (8 x 4)
  • Australia: 450 runs in 106.3 overs (641 balls), Extras 17
  • 6th Wicket: 100 runs in 90 balls (MJ Clarke 27, AC Gilchrist 73, Ex 3)
  • Australia: 500 runs in 109.1 overs (658 balls), Extras 18
  • 6th Wicket: 150 runs in 112 balls (MJ Clarke 50, AC Gilchrist 97, Ex 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 518/5 in 111.0 overs (MJ Clarke 130, AC Gilchrist 98)
  • AC Gilchrist: 100 off 57 balls (12 x 4, 4 x 6)
  • England 2nd innings
  • End Of Day: England - 19/1 in 6.0 overs (AN Cook 7, IR Bell 9)
  • Attendance: 22006
Day 2
  • Drinks: England - 87/4 in 27.0 overs (KP Pietersen 11, A Flintoff 3)
  • England: 100 runs in 31.5 overs (197 balls), Extras 6
  • Lunch: England - 122/6 in 39.0 overs (KP Pietersen 27, SI Mahmood 6)
  • England: 150 runs in 48.1 overs (299 balls), Extras 10
  • KP Pietersen: 50 off 108 balls (6 x 4)
  • Drinks: England - 155/8 in 52.0 overs (KP Pietersen 50)
  • England: 200 runs in 60.2 overs (373 balls), Extras 11
  • Tea: England - 215/10 in 64.1 overs (MS Panesar 16)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 12.1 overs (73 balls), Extras 1
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 72 balls (ML Hayden 29, RT Ponting 21, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: Australia - 68/1 in 18.0 overs (ML Hayden 34, RT Ponting 33)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 26.1 overs (158 balls), Extras 4
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 85 balls (7 x 4)
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 157 balls (ML Hayden 49, RT Ponting 50, Ex 4)
  • Attendance: 24268
  • ML Hayden: 50 off 77 balls (8 x 4)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 119/1 in 36.0 overs (ML Hayden 57, RT Ponting 57)
Day 1
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 12.3 overs (77 balls), Extras 3
  • Drinks: Australia - 54/1 in 13.0 overs (JL Langer 25, RT Ponting 2)
  • Lunch: Australia - 69/3 in 24.1 overs (MEK Hussey 2)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 34.2 overs (209 balls), Extras 4
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 93 balls (MEK Hussey 15, MJ Clarke 35, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: Australia - 121/4 in 40.4 overs (MEK Hussey 17)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 46.4 overs (283 balls), Extras 4
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 51 balls (MEK Hussey 24, A Symonds 26, Ex 0)
  • Tea: Australia - 184/6 in 54.0 overs (MEK Hussey 46, SK Warne 8)
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 107 balls (8 x 4)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 56.4 overs (343 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: Australia - 234/8 in 68.0 overs (MEK Hussey 69)
  • England 1st innings
  • Attendance: 24175
  • England: 50 runs in 13.1 overs (81 balls), Extras 2
  • End Of Day: England - 51/2 in 14.0 overs (AJ Strauss 24, PD Collingwood 10)