Result
1st Test, Hove, Aug 9-12 2005, Australia Women tour of England
355 & 223
(95 ov, target 306)
273 & 172/7
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
Australia Women
Australia Women 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
LM Keightley st †Smit b Connor1162682017.74
BJ Clark (c) b Gunn023000.00
KL Rolton c Edwards b Brunt7111512814061.73
LC Sthalekar c SC Taylor b Birch323230013.04
AJ Blackwell c Gunn b Birch526250019.23
KA Blackwell lbw b Colvin737341018.91
CL Fitzpatrick c sub (LS Greenway) b Colvin5389909059.55
JC Price  b Colvin01-000.00
J Hayes c sub (CE Taylor) b Brunt571301257043.84
S Nitschke not out8114415913156.25
CR Smith lbw b Brunt421051017040.00
Extras(b 4, lb 8, w 13)25
TOTAL(122.2 Ov, RR: 2.9)355
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Belinda Clark), 2-49 (Lisa Keightley), 3-57 (Lisa Sthalekar), 4-87 (Alex Blackwell), 5-101 (Karen Rolton), 6-115 (Kate Blackwell), 7-115 (Julia Price), 8-191 (Cathryn Fitzpatrick), 9-236 (Julie Hayes), 10-355 (Clea Smith)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
KH Brunt22.266432.8620
JL Gunn1152712.4510
BL Morgan1874602.5520
CJ Connor2193411.6100
RA Birch3198422.7000
HL Colvin1626734.1800
CM Edwards302107.0000
England Women 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CM Edwards  b Nitschke6917117412040.35
LK Newton c Clark b Smith24222760109.09
SC Taylor  b Sthalekar35911096038.46
CJ Connor (c) b Fitzpatrick411281557032.03
A Brindle c KA Blackwell b Sthalekar541571607034.39
JL Gunn lbw b Nitschke1665870024.61
RA Birch c KA Blackwell b Sthalekar619121031.57
J Smit lbw b Fitzpatrick21490014.28
BL Morgan not out1670623022.85
KH Brunt c Rolton b Nitschke316150018.75
HL Colvin run out (Fitzpatrick)02119000.00
Extras(lb 6, w 1)7
TOTAL(129 Ov, RR: 2.11)273
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Laura Newton), 2-115 (Claire Taylor), 3-133 (Charlotte Edwards), 4-217 (Clare Connor), 5-234 (Arran Brindle), 6-242 (Rosalie Birch), 7-245 (Jane Smit), 8-259 (Jenny Gunn), 9-265 (Katherine Brunt), 10-273 (Holly Colvin)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CL Fitzpatrick30125721.9000
CR Smith942512.7700
KL Rolton831101.3710
S Nitschke30135931.9600
J Hayes22114001.8100
LC Sthalekar2967032.4100
LM Keightley10505.0000
Australia Women 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
BJ Clark (c)c †Smit b Gunn01818000.00
LM Keightley  b Gunn065000.00
KL Rolton run out (Brunt)9717521811055.42
LC Sthalekar c †Smit b Brunt401221483032.78
AJ Blackwell lbw b Connor946481019.56
KA Blackwell c Newton b Connor1945423042.22
CL Fitzpatrick lbw b Connor3766686056.06
CR Smith c Birch b Brunt41391030.76
JC Price not out819301042.10
J Hayes c SC Taylor b Gunn072000.00
S Nitschke st †Smit b Connor54110125.00
Extras(b 2, lb 1, w 1)4
TOTAL(86.5 Ov, RR: 2.56)223
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Lisa Keightley), 2-7 (Belinda Clark), 3-122 (Lisa Sthalekar), 4-149 (Alex Blackwell), 5-158 (Karen Rolton), 6-174 (Kate Blackwell), 7-187 (Clea Smith), 8-212 (Cathryn Fitzpatrick), 9-217 (Julie Hayes), 10-223 (Shelley Nitschke)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
KH Brunt2045122.5500
JL Gunn1554032.6600
CJ Connor34.596841.9500
BL Morgan912502.7710
HL Colvin401904.7500
RA Birch401704.2500
England Women 2nd Innings (target: 306 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CM Edwards c & b Hayes1344402029.54
LK Newton lbw b Rolton01011000.00
SC Taylor c AJ Blackwell b Rolton01318000.00
CJ Connor (c)c KA Blackwell b Sthalekar2160683035.00
A Brindle not out10124925216040.56
JL Gunn c AJ Blackwell b Sthalekar1566631022.72
BL Morgan c KA Blackwell b Sthalekar880741010.00
RA Birch  b Fitzpatrick22928006.89
KH Brunt not out01921000.00
Extras(b 7, lb 5)12
TOTAL(95 Ov, RR: 1.81)172/7
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Laura Newton), 2-14 (Claire Taylor), 3-14 (Charlotte Edwards), 4-65 (Clare Connor), 5-104 (Jenny Gunn), 6-143 (Beth Morgan), 7-154 (Rosalie Birch)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CL Fitzpatrick2094112.0500
KL Rolton1052522.5000
J Hayes86510.6200
LC Sthalekar30164431.4600
S Nitschke22114001.8100
BJ Clark21502.5000
CR Smith33000.0000
MATCH DETAILS
County Ground, Hove
TossAustralia Women , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia Women tour of England
Player Of The Match
Karen Rolton
Series result2-match series level 0-0
Match numberWomen's Test no. 124
Season2005
Match days9,10,11,12 August 2005 (4-day match)
Women's Test debut
Beth Morgan
Holly Colvin
Kate Blackwell
Clea Smith
Shelley Nitschke
Umpires
Lorraine Elgar
Peter Willey
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 09 Aug - day 1 - Australia Women 1st innings 328/9 (S Nitschke 70*, CR Smith 31*, 114 ov)
Wed, 10 Aug - day 2 - England Women 1st innings 230/4 (A Brindle 53*, JL Gunn 2*, 98 ov)
Thu, 11 Aug - day 3 - Australia Women 2nd innings 172/5 (KA Blackwell 18*, CL Fitzpatrick 4*, 70 ov)
Fri, 12 Aug - day 4 - England Women 2nd innings 172/7 (95 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Australia 1st Innings
  • KL Rolton 50 in 109 mins off 97 balls, 10x4
  • CL Fitzpatrick 50 in 77 mins off 85 balls, 9x4
  • J Hayes 50 in 118 mins off 126 balls, 6x4
  • S Nitschke 50 in 119 mins off 111 balls, 7x4, 1x6
  • Australia 2nd Innings
  • KL Rolton 50 in 90 mins off 83 balls, 9x4
  • England 1st Innings
  • CE Edwards 50 in 118 mins off 110 balls, 10x4
  • A Brindle 50 in 136 mins off 142 balls, 7x4
  • England 2nd Innings
  • A Brindle 50 in 115 mins off 112 balls, 9x4
  • A Brindle 100 in 247 mins off 249 balls, 16x4