Result
1st Test, Birmingham, Jul 5-8 2001, Australia tour of England and Ireland
(42.1 ov)
294 & 164
576
Australia won by an innings and 118 runs
Player Of The Match
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MA Atherton c ME Waugh b Gillespie5710714610053.27
ME Trescothick c Warne b Gillespie025000.00
MA Butcher c Ponting b Warne38711114053.52
N Hussain (c)lbw b McGrath1335541037.14
IJ Ward  b McGrath2339502058.97
AJ Stewart lbw b McGrath65821309079.26
U Afzaal  b Warne49110044.44
C White lbw b Warne4890050.00
AF Giles c †Gilchrist b Warne713161053.84
D Gough c Gillespie b Warne032000.00
AR Caddick not out49405971122.50
Extras(b 10, lb 8, nb 16)34
TOTAL(65.3 Ov, RR: 4.48, 289 Mts)294
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Marcus Trescothick, 1.1 ov), 2-106 (Mark Butcher, 24.2 ov), 3-123 (Mike Atherton, 31.3 ov), 4-136 (Nasser Hussain, 37.4 ov), 5-159 (Ian Ward, 43.2 ov), 6-170 (Usman Afzaal, 46.1 ov), 7-174 (Craig White, 48.3 ov), 8-191 (Ashley Giles, 52.2 ov), 9-191 (Darren Gough, 52.5 ov), 10-294 (Alec Stewart, 65.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McGrath17.326733.8203
JN Gillespie1736723.9404
B Lee1227105.9107
SK Warne1947153.7302
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MJ Slater  b Gough778211113093.90
ML Hayden c White b Giles3541696185.36
RT Ponting lbw b Gough1113232084.61
ME Waugh c †Stewart b Caddick491431887034.26
SR Waugh (c)lbw b Gough10518124413058.01
DR Martyn c Trescothick b Butcher10516522215063.63
AC Gilchrist c Caddick b White152143204205106.29
SK Warne c Atherton b Butcher810122080.00
B Lee c Atherton b Butcher014000.00
JN Gillespie lbw b Butcher033000.00
GD McGrath not out11935005.26
Extras(b 3, lb 7, nb 23)33
TOTAL(129.4 Ov, RR: 4.44, 545 Mts)576
Fall of wickets: 1-98 (Matthew Hayden, 14.6 ov), 2-130 (Ricky Ponting, 19.4 ov), 3-134 (Michael Slater, 23.1 ov), 4-267 (Mark Waugh, 63.6 ov), 5-336 (Steve Waugh, 83.2 ov), 6-496 (Damien Martyn, 117.3 ov), 7-511 (Shane Warne, 119.6 ov), 8-513 (Brett Lee, 121.1 ov), 9-513 (Jason Gillespie, 121.4 ov), 10-576 (Adam Gilchrist, 129.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
D Gough33615234.60010
AR Caddick36016314.52012
C White26.4510113.7801
AF Giles25010814.3200
MA Butcher934244.6600
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MA Atherton c ME Waugh b McGrath49341044.44
ME Trescothick c ME Waugh b Warne7611320811267.25
MA Butcher c †Gilchrist b Lee4173955056.16
N Hussain (c)retired hurt920261045.00
IJ Ward  b Lee331200100.00
AJ Stewart c Warne b Gillespie5661083.33
U Afzaal lbw b Gillespie26100033.33
C White  b Gillespie068000.00
AF Giles c ME Waugh b Warne01222000.00
D Gough lbw b Warne011000.00
AR Caddick not out615141040.00
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 12)18
TOTAL(42.1 Ov, RR: 3.88, 218 Mts)164
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Mike Atherton, 2.3 ov), 2-99 (Mark Butcher, 24.2 ov), 2-117* (Nasser Hussain, retired not out ), 3-142 (Ian Ward, 32.1 ov), 4-148 (Alec Stewart, 33.1 ov), 5-150 (Usman Afzaal, 35.3 ov), 6-154 (Craig White, 37.3 ov), 7-155 (Marcus Trescothick, 38.1 ov), 8-155 (Darren Gough, 38.2 ov), 9-164 (Ashley Giles, 42.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McGrath1353412.6105
JN Gillespie1125234.7204
SK Warne10.142932.8501
ME Waugh10606.0000
B Lee703725.2802
MATCH DETAILS
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossAustralia , elected to field first
SeriesAustralia tour of England and Ireland
Player Of The Match
Adam Gilchrist
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1550
Season2001
Match days5,6,7,8 July 2001 (5-day match)
Test debut
Usman Afzaal
Umpires
George Sharp
Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
Ken Palmer
Match Referee
Talat Ali
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 05 Jul - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 133/2 (MJ Slater 76*, ME Waugh 0*, 22 ov)
Fri, 06 Jul - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 332/4 (SR Waugh 101*, DR Martyn 34*, 81.2 ov)
Sat, 07 Jul - day 3 - England 2nd innings 48/1 (ME Trescothick 21*, MA Butcher 15*, 13 ov)
Sun, 08 Jul - day 4 - England 2nd innings 164 (42.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • Trescothick's 50 in the England second innings in 127 minutes, 81 balls
  • N Hussain retired hurt at 117/2 (9*, 20 balls, 1x4)
Day 3
  • DR Martyn 50 in 102 min off 76 balls, 6x4
  • Bad light stopped play 11.56-2.35pm
  • Lunch: Australia 1st innings 381-5 (Martyn 65, Gilchrist 14)
  • Restart at 14:35 local time
  • DR Martyn 100 in 223 min off 163 balls, 14x4
  • Australia 400 in 421 min off 97.2 overs
  • Australia 450 in 469 min off 108.2 overs
  • AC Gilchrist 50 in 104 min off 70 balls 7x4
  • Tea: Australia 1st innings 486-5 (Martyn 99, Gilchrist 81)
  • Australia 500 in 512 min off 118.4 overs
  • AC Gilchrist 100 in 178 min, 118 balls, 14x4, 1x6
  • Australia 550 in 556 min off 127.3 overs
  • England 2nd innings: 1x5 ball over (McGrath's 2nd over, called by umpire Bucknor)
Day 2
  • Lunch: Australia 238-3 ( ME Waugh 29, SR Waugh 62)
  • Tea: Australia 332-4 (SR Waugh 101, Martyn 34)
  • Rain break tea until 4.45pm
  • Darren Gough took new ball over 82, 332/4
  • SR Waugh 50 in 93 min off 71 balls, 7x4
  • SR Waugh 100 in 225 min off 164 balls 13x4
  • Bad light stopped play at 4.46pm after 2 balls were bowled at the restart
  • play ended for the day at 17.40
Day 1
  • England 100 off 141 balls in 106 minutes
  • Lunch: England 106-2 (Atherton 48, Hussain 0)
  • MA Atherton 50 off 141 balls 106 mins
  • Tea: England 191-7 (Stewart 19, Giles 7)
  • 50 partnership Stewart/Caddick off 40 balls in 28 mins
  • AJ Stewart 50 off 72 balls in 115 mins
  • 100 partnership Stewart/Caddick off 74 balls in 56 mins
  • MJ Slater 50 off 48 balls in 58 mins, 11x4
General
  • 4th Umpire - TE Jesty
  • 12th Men: Australia - DW Fleming