Result
Australia tour of England and Scotland at Chelmsford, Sep 3-4 2005
502/4d
(95 ov)
561/6
Match drawn
1y
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Hayden flays Essex with timely 150

Matthew Hayden made a timely return to form, smashing an unbeaten 150 in the last practice match before The Oval

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Scorecard summary
Essex502/4d(105 overs)1st Innings
Australians561/6(95 overs)1st Innings
Brad Hodge166 (169)
Matthew Hayden150 (118)
Match details
County Ground, Chelmsford
TossEssex , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England and Scotland
Players per side12(11 batting, 11 fielding)
Season2005
Match days3,4 September 2005 (2-day match)
Umpires
Peter Willey
Rob Bailey