Result
5th Test, Sydney, Jan 2-5 2007, England tour of Australia
291 & 147
(10.5 ov, target 46)
393 & 46/0
Australia won by 10 wickets
Player Of The Match
Australia
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Strauss c †Gilchrist b Lee2952643055.76
AN Cook c †Gilchrist b Clark2047882042.55
IR Bell  b McGrath711531948046.40
KP Pietersen c Hussey b McGrath411041621039.42
PD Collingwood c †Gilchrist b McGrath27731194036.98
A Flintoff (c)c †Gilchrist b Clark8914219511162.67
CMW Read c †Gilchrist b Lee29130022.22
SI Mahmood c Hayden b Lee012000.00
SJ Harmison lbw b Clark22451008.33
MS Panesar lbw b Warne01420000.00
JM Anderson not out056000.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 2, w 3)10
TOTAL(103.4 Ov, RR: 2.8, 462 Mts)291
Fall of wickets: 1-45 (Sir Andrew Strauss, 14.2 ov), 2-58 (Sir Alastair Cook, 19.1 ov), 3-166 (Kevin Pietersen, 58.3 ov), 4-167 (Ian Bell, 60.1 ov), 5-245 (Paul Collingwood, 85.6 ov), 6-258 (Chris Read, 88.5 ov), 7-258 (Sajid Mahmood, 88.6 ov), 8-282 (Steve Harmison, 98.6 ov), 9-291 (Andrew Flintoff, 102.1 ov), 10-291 (Monty Panesar, 103.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McGrath2986732.3102
B Lee2257533.4010
SR Clark2466232.5820
SK Warne22.416913.0400
A Symonds621302.1600
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JL Langer c †Read b Anderson2627414096.29
ML Hayden c Collingwood b Harmison33771135042.85
RT Ponting (c)run out (Anderson)4572966062.50
MEK Hussey c †Read b Anderson371001203137.00
MJ Clarke c †Read b Harmison1124391045.83
A Symonds  b Panesar48951386050.52
AC Gilchrist c †Read b Anderson62721188086.11
SK Warne st †Read b Panesar716511492109.23
B Lee c †Read b Flintoff510141050.00
SR Clark c Pietersen b Mahmood3541551085.36
GD McGrath not out036000.00
Extras(lb 10, nb 6, w 4)20
TOTAL(96.3 Ov, RR: 4.07, 432 Mts)393
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Justin Langer, 9.3 ov), 2-100 (Matthew Hayden, 25.3 ov), 3-118 (Ricky Ponting, 32.3 ov), 4-155 (Michael Clarke, 43.1 ov), 5-190 (Michael Hussey, 56.2 ov), 6-260 (Andrew Symonds, 73.1 ov), 7-318 (Adam Gilchrist, 80.3 ov), 8-325 (Brett Lee, 83.3 ov), 9-393 (Stuart Clark, 95.3 ov), 10-393 (Shane Warne, 96.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
A Flintoff1725613.2913
JM Anderson2689833.7610
SJ Harmison2358023.4721
SI Mahmood1115915.3602
MS Panesar19.309024.6100
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Strauss lbw b Clark2445683053.33
AN Cook c †Gilchrist b Lee48111050.00
IR Bell c †Gilchrist b Lee2851855054.90
KP Pietersen c †Gilchrist b McGrath29951393030.52
PD Collingwood c Hayden b Clark1736673047.22
A Flintoff (c)st †Gilchrist b Warne721311033.33
MS Panesar run out (Symonds)01927000.00
CMW Read c Ponting b Lee417261023.52
SI Mahmood  b McGrath411131036.36
SJ Harmison not out1626422061.53
JM Anderson c Hussey b McGrath522371022.72
Extras(b 2, lb 3, nb 3, w 1)9
TOTAL(58 Ov, RR: 2.53, 278 Mts)147
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Sir Alastair Cook, 2.3 ov), 2-55 (Sir Andrew Strauss, 14.3 ov), 3-64 (Ian Bell, 20.5 ov), 4-98 (Paul Collingwood, 34.6 ov), 5-113 (Andrew Flintoff, 41.3 ov), 6-114 (Kevin Pietersen, 43.3 ov), 7-114 (Monty Panesar, 47.2 ov), 8-122 (Chris Read, 48.6 ov), 9-123 (Sajid Mahmood, 49.6 ov), 10-147 (James Anderson, 57.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee1453932.7811
GD McGrath21113831.8001
SR Clark1242922.4101
SK Warne612313.8300
A Symonds521302.6000
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 46 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JL Langer not out2043442046.51
ML Hayden not out23224421104.54
Extras(lb 3)3
TOTAL(10.5 Ov, RR: 4.24, 44 Mts)46/0
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Anderson401203.0000
SJ Harmison511302.6000
SI Mahmood1.501809.8100
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Stuart Clark
Player Of The Series
Ricky Ponting
Series resultAustralia won the 5-match series 5-0
Match numberTest no. 1826
Season2006/07
Hours of play (local time)10am start, Lunch 12.30-1.10pm, Tea 3.10-3.30pm, Close 6.30pm
Match days2,3,4,5 January 2007 (5-day match)
Umpires
Billy Bowden
Aleem Dar
TV Umpire
Peter Parker
Reserve Umpire
Rod Tucker
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 02 Jan - day 1 - England 1st innings 234/4 (PD Collingwood 25*, A Flintoff 42*, 80 ov)
Wed, 03 Jan - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 188/4 (MEK Hussey 37*, A Symonds 22*, 55 ov)
Thu, 04 Jan - day 3 - England 2nd innings 114/5 (KP Pietersen 29*, MS Panesar 0*, 43 ov)
Fri, 05 Jan - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 46/0 (10.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • Drinks: England - 147/9 in 57.0 overs (SJ Harmison 16, JM Anderson 5)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Test Match Scorers: Gautham and Binoy George
  • Test Match Commentators: Jenny Thompson and Martin Williamson
Day 3
  • Australia: 200 runs in 58.4 overs (358 balls), Extras 14
  • Drinks: Australia - 238/5 in 69.0 overs (A Symonds 39, AC Gilchrist 30)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 84 balls (A Symonds 16, AC Gilchrist 31, Ex 3)
  • Australia 1st Innings: 1x7 ball over (70th over, MS Panesar, called by Umpire Aleem Dar)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 71.2 overs (438 balls), Extras 17
  • AC Gilchrist: 50 off 59 balls (5 x 4)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 77.1 overs (474 balls), Extras 18
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 36 balls (AC Gilchrist 20, SK Warne 32, Ex 0)
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 317/6 after 80.1 overs (AC Gilchrist 62, SK Warne 37)
  • Lunch: Australia - 325/7 in 83.0 overs (SK Warne 40, B Lee 5)
  • Australia: 350 runs in 89.3 overs (548 balls), Extras 19
  • SK Warne: 50 off 47 balls (6 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • 9th Wicket: 50 runs in 60 balls (SK Warne 22, SR Clark 26, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: Australia - 393/9 in 95.3 overs (SK Warne 71)
  • England 2nd innings
  • Tea: England - 43/1 in 12.0 overs (AJ Strauss 14, IR Bell 23)
  • England: 50 runs in 13.3 overs (82 balls), Extras 2
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 68 balls (AJ Strauss 24, IR Bell 25, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: England - 73/3 in 28.0 overs (KP Pietersen 12, PD Collingwood 3)
  • England: 100 runs in 37.2 overs (227 balls), Extras 5
  • End Of Day: England - 114/5 in 43.0 overs (KP Pietersen 29, MS Panesar 0)
  • Attendance: 41533
Day 2
  • England 1st innings
  • New Ball Taken: England 234/4 after 80.1 overs (PD Collingwood 25, A Flintoff 42)
  • A Flintoff: 50 off 89 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • England: 250 runs in 86.4 overs (525 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: England - 274/7 in 95.0 overs (A Flintoff 74, SJ Harmison 2)
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Lunch: Australia - 4/0 in 1.0 overs (JL Langer 4, ML Hayden 0)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 11.5 overs (74 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: Australia - 69/1 in 15.0 overs (ML Hayden 25, RT Ponting 14)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 64 balls (ML Hayden 23, RT Ponting 25, Ex 2)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 24.3 overs (151 balls), Extras 6
  • Tea: Australia - 109/2 in 29.0 overs (RT Ponting 37, MEK Hussey 3)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 41.2 overs (253 balls), Extras 11
  • Rain: Australia - 155/4 in 43.1 overs (MEK Hussey 29)
  • Attendance: 45572
  • End Of Day: Australia - 188/4 in 55.0 overs (MEK Hussey 37, A Symonds 22)
Day 1
  • England 1st innings
  • Drinks: England - 32/0 in 10.0 overs (AJ Strauss 19, AN Cook 13)
  • England: 50 runs in 15.1 overs (93 balls), Extras 2
  • Lunch: England - 58/1 in 17.0 overs (AN Cook 20, IR Bell 7)
  • Drinks: England - 97/2 in 34.0 overs (IR Bell 29, KP Pietersen 14)
  • England: 100 runs in 34.2 overs (210 balls), Extras 5
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 110 balls (IR Bell 30, KP Pietersen 18, Ex 3)
  • IR Bell: 50 off 108 balls (5 x 4)
  • Tea: England - 149/2 in 52.0 overs (IR Bell 58, KP Pietersen 36)
  • England: 150 runs in 53.1 overs (324 balls), Extras 6
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 228 balls (IR Bell 59, KP Pietersen 38, Ex 4)
  • England: 200 runs in 66.2 overs (403 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: England - 207/4 in 70.0 overs (PD Collingwood 12, A Flintoff 28)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 69 balls (PD Collingwood 16, A Flintoff 34, Ex 0)
  • End Of Day: England - 234/4 in 80.0 overs (PD Collingwood 25, A Flintoff 42)
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Attendance: 46070