result
1st Test, Birmingham, Jul 5 - 8 2001, Australia tour of England and Ireland
(42.1 ov)294 & 164
Australia won by an innings and 118 runs
player of the match
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mike Atherton c ME Waugh b Gillespie5710714610053.27
Marcus Trescothick c Warne b Gillespie025000.00
Mark Butcher c Ponting b Warne38711114053.52
Nasser Hussain (c)lbw b McGrath1335541037.14
Ian Ward  b McGrath2339502058.97
Alec Stewart lbw b McGrath65821309079.26
Usman Afzaal  b Warne49110044.44
Craig White lbw b Warne4890050.00
Ashley Giles c †Gilchrist b Warne713161053.84
Darren Gough c Gillespie b Warne032000.00
Andy Caddick not out 49405971122.50
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
Glenn McGrath17.326733.82746003
Jason Gillespie1736723.94759004
Brett Lee1227105.914910007
Shane Warne1947153.73829102
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Michael Slater  b Gough778211113093.90
Matthew Hayden c White b Giles3541696185.36
Ricky Ponting lbw b Gough1113232084.61
Mark Waugh c †Stewart b Caddick491431887034.26
Steve Waugh (c)lbw b Gough10518124413058.01
Damien Martyn c Trescothick b Butcher10516522215063.63
Adam Gilchrist c Caddick b White152143204205106.29
Shane Warne c Atherton b Butcher810122080.00
Brett Lee c Atherton b Butcher014000.00
Jason Gillespie lbw b Butcher033000.00
Glenn McGrath not out 11935005.26
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
Darren Gough33615234.60148250010
Andy Caddick36016314.52163230012
Craig White26.4510113.7812114201
Ashley Giles25010814.3210112100
Mark Butcher934244.66424300
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mike Atherton c ME Waugh b McGrath49341044.44
Marcus Trescothick c ME Waugh b Warne7611320811267.25
Mark Butcher c †Gilchrist b Lee4173955056.16
Nasser Hussain (c)retired hurt 920261045.00
Ian Ward  b Lee331200100.00
Alec Stewart c Warne b Gillespie5661083.33
Usman Afzaal lbw b Gillespie26100033.33
Craig White  b Gillespie068000.00
Ashley Giles c ME Waugh b Warne01222000.00
Darren Gough lbw b Warne011000.00
Andy Caddick not out 615141040.00
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 hurt), 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
Glenn McGrath1353412.61674105
Jason Gillespie1125234.72497004
Shane Warne10.142932.85494001
Mark Waugh10606.0041000
Brett Lee703725.28274102
MATCH DETAILS
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossAustralia, elected to field first
SeriesAustralia tour of England and Ireland
Season2001
Player Of The Match
Adam Gilchrist
Adam Gilchrist
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1550
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Usman Afzaal
Usman Afzaal
Umpires
England Image
George Sharp
West Indies Image
Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
England Image
Ken Palmer
Match Referee
Pakistan Image
Talat Ali
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 05 Jul - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 133/2 (Michael Slater 76*, Mark Waugh 0*Michael Slater 76*, Mark Waugh 0*, 22 ov)
Fri, 06 Jul - day 2 -Australia 1st innings 332/4 (Steve Waugh 101*, Damien Martyn 34*Steve Waugh 101*, Damien Martyn 34*, 81.2 ov)
Sat, 07 Jul - day 3 -England 2nd innings 48/1 (Marcus Trescothick 21*, Mark Butcher 15*Marcus Trescothick 21*, Mark Butcher 15*, 13 ov)
Sun, 08 Jul - day 4 -England 2nd innings 164 (42.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • 4th Umpire - TE Jesty
  • 12th Men: Australia - DW Fleming
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
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 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 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)