Result
5th Test, The Oval, Sep 8-12 2005, Australia tour of England and Scotland
373 & 335
(0.4 ov, target 342)
367 & 4/0
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ME Trescothick c Hayden b Warne4365778066.15
AJ Strauss c Katich b Warne12921035117061.42
MP Vaughan (c)c Clarke b Warne1125262044.00
IR Bell lbw b Warne079000.00
KP Pietersen  b Warne1425302056.00
A Flintoff c Warne b McGrath7211516212162.60
PD Collingwood lbw b Tait726261026.92
GO Jones  b Lee2541605060.97
AF Giles lbw b Warne32701201045.71
MJ Hoggard c Martyn b McGrath23647005.55
SJ Harmison not out20202540100.00
Extras(b 4, lb 6, nb 7, w 1)18
TOTAL(105.3 Ov, RR: 3.53, 471 Mts)373
Fall of wickets: 1-82 (Marcus Trescothick, 17.3 ov), 2-102 (Michael Vaughan, 23.5 ov), 3-104 (Ian Bell, 25.6 ov), 4-131 (Kevin Pietersen, 33.3 ov), 5-274 (Andrew Flintoff, 70.1 ov), 6-289 (Paul Collingwood, 76.3 ov), 7-297 (Sir Andrew Strauss, 79.4 ov), 8-325 (Geraint Jones, 89.3 ov), 9-345 (Matthew Hoggard, 100.2 ov), 10-373 (Ashley Giles, 105.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McGrath2757222.6610
B Lee2339414.0803
SW Tait1516114.0603
SK Warne37.3512263.2500
SM Katich301404.6600
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JL Langer  b Harmison10514623311271.91
ML Hayden lbw b Flintoff13830341618045.54
RT Ponting (c)c Strauss b Flintoff3556813062.50
DR Martyn c Collingwood b Flintoff1029361034.48
MJ Clarke lbw b Hoggard25591192042.37
SM Katich lbw b Flintoff11112009.09
AC Gilchrist lbw b Hoggard23203240115.00
SK Warne c Vaughan b Flintoff01018000.00
B Lee c Giles b Hoggard610220060.00
GD McGrath c Strauss b Hoggard066000.00
SW Tait not out1270050.00
Extras(b 4, lb 8, nb 9, w 2)23
TOTAL(107.1 Ov, RR: 3.42, 494 Mts)367
Fall of wickets: 1-185 (Justin Langer, 52.4 ov), 2-264 (Ricky Ponting, 72.2 ov), 3-281 (Damien Martyn, 80.4 ov), 4-323 (Matthew Hayden, 92.3 ov), 5-329 (Simon Katich, 94.6 ov), 6-356 (Adam Gilchrist, 101.1 ov), 7-359 (Michael Clarke, 103.3 ov), 8-363 (Shane Warne, 104.5 ov), 9-363 (Glenn McGrath, 105.6 ov), 10-367 (Brett Lee, 107.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SJ Harmison2228713.9522
MJ Hoggard24.129744.0101
A Flintoff34107852.2906
AF Giles2317603.3000
PD Collingwood401704.2500
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ME Trescothick lbw b Warne33841501039.28
AJ Strauss c Katich b Warne17160014.28
MP Vaughan (c)c †Gilchrist b McGrath4565806069.23
IR Bell c Warne b McGrath012000.00
KP Pietersen  b McGrath15818728515784.49
A Flintoff c & b Warne813201061.53
PD Collingwood c Ponting b Warne1051721019.60
GO Jones  b Tait11224008.33
AF Giles  b Warne59971597060.82
MJ Hoggard not out435450011.42
SJ Harmison c Hayden b Warne022000.00
Extras(b 4, nb 5, w 7)16
TOTAL(91.3 Ov, RR: 3.66, 432 Mts)335
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Sir Andrew Strauss, 3.4 ov), 2-67 (Michael Vaughan, 22.4 ov), 3-67 (Ian Bell, 22.5 ov), 4-109 (Marcus Trescothick, 33.1 ov), 5-126 (Andrew Flintoff, 37.5 ov), 6-186 (Paul Collingwood, 51.5 ov), 7-199 (Geraint Jones, 56.5 ov), 8-308 (Kevin Pietersen, 82.5 ov), 9-335 (Ashley Giles, 91.1 ov), 10-335 (Steve Harmison, 91.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McGrath2638533.2601
B Lee2048804.4014
SK Warne38.3312463.2210
MJ Clarke20603.0000
SW Tait502815.6010
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 342 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JL Langer not out043000.00
ML Hayden not out00300-
Extras(lb 4)4
TOTAL(0.4 Ov, RR: 6.0, 3 Mts)4/0
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SJ Harmison0.40000.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Kennington Oval, London
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England and Scotland
Player Of The Match
Kevin Pietersen
Player Of The Series
Andrew Flintoff
Shane Warne
Series resultEngland won the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 1763
Season2005
Match days8,9,10,11,12 September 2005 (5-day match)
Umpires
Billy Bowden
Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
Jeremy Lloyds
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 08 Sep - day 1 - England 1st innings 319/7 (GO Jones 21*, AF Giles 5*, 88 ov)
Fri, 09 Sep - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 112/0 (JL Langer 75*, ML Hayden 32*, 33 ov)
Sat, 10 Sep - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 277/2 (ML Hayden 110*, DR Martyn 9*, 78.4 ov)
Sun, 11 Sep - day 4 - England 2nd innings 34/1 (ME Trescothick 14*, MP Vaughan 19*, 13.2 ov)
Mon, 12 Sep - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 4/0 (0.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • England 50 in 16.5 overs
  • England 100 in 31.1 overs
  • Score at Lunch: England 127/5 in 39 overs (Pietersen 35*, Collingwood 0*)
  • KP Pietersen 50 in 70 balls, 2x4, 3x6
  • England 150 in 42.3 overs
  • 2nd wicket partnership (Trescothick and Vaughan) - 50 in 84 balls
  • 6th wicket partnership (Pietersen and Collingwood) - 50 in 57 balls
  • England 200 in 56.6 overs
  • 8th wicket partnership (Pietersen and Giles) - 50 in 87 balls
  • 8th wicket partnership (Pietersen and Giles) - 100 in 143 balls
  • KP Pietersen 100 in 191 mins off 124 balls, 10x4, 4x6
  • Score at Tea: England 221/7 (Pietersen 105*, Giles 6*)
  • England 250 in 71.2 overs
  • England 300 in 81.4 overs
  • KP Pietersen 150 in 176 balls, 14x4, 7x6
  • Compton-Miller Medal awarded to A Flintoff
Day 4
  • Second new ball taken at 282/3 (82 overs)
  • Australia 300 in 86.1 overs
  • Australia 350 in 97.5 overs
  • Score at Lunch: Australia 356/5 in 101.1 overs (Clarke 23*)
  • Score at Tea: England 7/1 in 5.3 overs (Vaughan 4*, Trescothick 2*)
  • Bad light stopped play at 3.42pm
  • Play abandoned at 6.15pm
  • 2nd wicket partnership (Hayden and Ponting - 50 in 71 balls
Day 3
  • Extra 8 overs added to the day's play to make up for the time lost.
  • Play started 30 minutes late (at 10.30 GMT) due to wet conditions
  • Langer 50 in 62 balls, 6x4, 2x6
  • Hayden 50 in 137 balls, 7x4
  • Australia 150 in 44.5 overs
  • Score at Lunch: Australia 157/0 in 47 overs (Langer 91*, Hayden 60*)
  • Langer 100 in 142 balls, 10x4, 2x6 (22nd Test century)
  • Score at Tea: Australia 185/1 in 52.4 overs (Hayden 70*)
  • Australia 200 in 57.2 overs
  • Hayden 100 in 218 balls, 15x4
  • Australia 250 in 66.6 overs
  • 1st wicket partnership (Langer and Hayden) - 150 in 273 balls
  • Play was called off early due to bad light (7 minutes)
Day 2
  • England 350 in 100.5 overs
  • Score at Lunch: Australia 19/0 in 7 overs (Langer 16*, Hayden 2*)
  • Australia 50 in 17.6 overs
  • Langer 50 in 63 balls, 6x4, 2x6
  • Australia 100 in 29.6 overs
  • Score at Tea: Australia 112/0 in 33 overs (Langer 75*, Hayden 32*)
  • Play was called off after tea due to rain and bad light
  • 1st wicket partnership (Langer and Hayden) - 50 in 110 balls
  • 1st wicket partnership (Langer and Hayden) - 100 in 181 balls
Day 1
  • England 50 in 11.1 overs
  • England 100 in 22.5 overs
  • Score at Lunch: England 115/3 in 27 overs (Strauss 42*, Pietersen 10*)
  • Strauss 50 in 78 balls, 8x4
  • England 150 in 38.4 overs
  • England 200 in 51.2 overs
  • Score at Tea: England 213/4 in 55 overs (Strauss 92*, Flintoff 39*)
  • Flintoff 50 in 79 balls, 9x4
  • Strauss 100 in 150 balls, 13x4
  • England 250 in 62.3 overs
  • England 1st innings: 1x7 ball over (68th over, Warne's 25th, called by umpire Bowden)
  • England 300 in 80.1 overs
  • Second new ball taken after 86 overs.
  • 1st wicket Partnership (Trescothick and Strauss) - 50 in 70 balls
  • 5th wicket partnership (Strauss and Flintoff) - 50 in 82 balls
  • 5th wicket partnership (Strauss and Flintoff) - 100 in 144 balls
General
  • 4th umpire - JF Steele