result
1st Investec Test, Cardiff, Jul 8 - 11 2015, Australia tour of England and Ireland
430 & 289
(70.3 ov, target 412)308 & 242
England won by 169 runs
Player Of The Match
134, 60 & 2/28
joe-root
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Adam Lyth c Warner b Hazlewood61071060.00
Alastair Cook (c)c †Haddin b Lyon2040583050.00
Gary Ballance lbw b Hazlewood611492238040.93
Ian Bell lbw b Starc1750014.28
Joe Root c Watson b Starc13416624717080.72
Ben Stokes  b Starc5278986266.66
Jos Buttler c Johnson b Hazlewood2734633079.41
Moeen Ali c Watson b Starc778811611187.50
Stuart Broad c †Haddin b Lyon1826532169.23
Mark Wood not out 710261070.00
James Anderson  b Starc16100016.66
Extras(b 17, lb 3, nb 1, w 5)26
TOTAL(102.1 Ov, RR: 4.20, 456 Mts)430
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Adam Lyth, 1.6 ov), 2-42 (Alastair Cook, 13.2 ov), 3-43 (Ian Bell, 14.3 ov), 4-196 (Gary Ballance, 53.3 ov), 5-280 (Joe Root, 72.1 ov), 6-293 (Ben Stokes, 76.2 ov), 7-343 (Jos Buttler, 85.5 ov), 8-395 (Stuart Broad, 97.1 ov), 9-419 (Moeen Ali, 100.2 ov), 10-430 (James Anderson, 102.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Mitchell Starc24.1411454.7110417011
Josh Hazlewood2388333.6010812100
Mitchell Johnson25311104.4410615100
Nathan Lyon2046923.45865200
Shane Watson802403.00382000
David Warner20904.5071000
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Chris Rogers c †Buttler b Wood9513318211171.42
David Warner c Cook b Anderson1742623040.47
Steven Smith c Cook b Ali3356785058.92
Michael Clarke (c)c & b Ali3852826073.07
Adam Voges c Anderson b Stokes31751064041.33
Shane Watson lbw b Broad3057846052.63
Nathan Lyon lbw b Wood626331023.07
Brad Haddin c †Buttler b Anderson2238505057.89
Mitchell Johnson c Ballance b Broad1419412073.68
Mitchell Starc c Root b Anderson0612000.00
Josh Hazlewood not out 2460050.00
Extras(b 6, lb 11, w 3)20
TOTAL(84.5 Ov, RR: 3.63, 368 Mts)308
Fall of wickets: 1-52 (David Warner, 14.3 ov), 2-129 (Steven Smith, 32.6 ov), 3-180 (Chris Rogers, 42.4 ov), 4-207 (Michael Clarke, 52.1 ov), 5-258 (Adam Voges, 67.2 ov), 6-265 (Shane Watson, 71.4 ov), 7-265 (Nathan Lyon, 74.6 ov), 8-304 (Brad Haddin, 82.5 ov), 9-306 (Mitchell Johnson, 83.2 ov), 10-308 (Mitchell Starc, 84.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
James Anderson18.564332.28946000
Stuart Broad1746023.52797110
Mark Wood2056623.30929000
Moeen Ali1517124.736212000
Ben Stokes1455113.64669020
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Adam Lyth c Clarke b Lyon3762864159.67
Alastair Cook (c)c Lyon b Starc1226301046.15
Gary Ballance c †Haddin b Hazlewood0714000.00
Ian Bell  b Johnson608912911067.41
Joe Root  b Hazlewood60891339067.41
Ben Stokes  b Starc4259819071.18
Jos Buttler c †Haddin b Lyon719300036.84
Moeen Ali c †Haddin b Johnson1541452036.58
Stuart Broad c Hazlewood b Lyon4771057.14
Mark Wood not out 32183841177.77
James Anderson  b Lyon1450025.00
Extras(b 7, lb 6, w 6)19
TOTAL(70.1 Ov, RR: 4.11, 306 Mts)289
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Alastair Cook, 6.6 ov), 2-22 (Gary Ballance, 9.6 ov), 3-73 (Adam Lyth, 19.4 ov), 4-170 (Ian Bell, 39.6 ov), 5-207 (Joe Root, 51.1 ov), 6-236 (Jos Buttler, 58.2 ov), 7-240 (Ben Stokes, 59.1 ov), 8-245 (Stuart Broad, 60.4 ov), 9-288 (Moeen Ali, 69.1 ov), 10-289 (James Anderson, 70.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Mitchell Johnson1626924.31699010
Josh Hazlewood1324923.76598000
Mitchell Starc1646023.757711010
Nathan Lyon20.147543.71888200
Shane Watson502304.59235000
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 412 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Chris Rogers c Bell b Broad1028452035.71
David Warner lbw b Ali52861186160.46
Steven Smith c Bell b Broad3349776067.34
Michael Clarke (c)c Stokes b Broad413241030.76
Adam Voges c †Buttler b Wood11621006.25
Shane Watson lbw b Wood1958822032.75
Brad Haddin c Cook b Ali720241035.00
Mitchell Johnson c Lyth b Root77941249281.91
Mitchell Starc c Lyth b Root1738583044.73
Josh Hazlewood c Root b Ali1417172082.35
Nathan Lyon not out 053000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 3, nb 1)8
TOTAL(70.3 Ov, RR: 3.43, 305 Mts)242
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Chris Rogers, 9.4 ov), 2-97 (David Warner, 26.3 ov), 3-101 (Steven Smith, 27.4 ov), 4-106 (Michael Clarke, 31.4 ov), 5-106 (Adam Voges, 32.2 ov), 6-122 (Brad Haddin, 38.1 ov), 7-151 (Shane Watson, 50.5 ov), 8-223 (Mitchell Starc, 65.4 ov), 9-242 (Mitchell Johnson, 69.1 ov), 10-242 (Josh Hazlewood, 70.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
James Anderson1233302.75595000
Stuart Broad1433932.78686000
Moeen Ali16.345933.57777200
Ben Stokes822302.87363000
Mark Wood1445323.78669001
Joe Root612824.66222100
MATCH DETAILS
Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England and Ireland
Season2015
Player Of The Match
Joe Root
Joe Root
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 2170
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days8,9,10,11 July 2015 - day (5-day match)
Umpires
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Kumar Dharmasena
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Marais Erasmus
TV Umpire
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Chris Gaffaney
Reserve Umpire
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Nick Cook
Match Referee
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Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 08 Jul - day 1 - England 1st innings 343/7 (Moeen Ali 26*, Stuart Broad 0*, 88 ov)
Thu, 09 Jul - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 264/5 (Shane Watson 29*, Nathan Lyon 6*, 70 ov)
Fri, 10 Jul - day 3 - England 2nd innings 289
Sat, 11 Jul - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 242 (70.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • England 1st innings
  • Drinks: England - 42/1 in 13.0 overs (AN Cook 20, GS Ballance 16)
  • England: 50 runs in 16.4 overs (100 balls), Extras 0
  • Lunch: England - 88/3 in 23.0 overs (GS Ballance 28, JE Root 33)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 60 balls (GS Ballance 14, JE Root 36, Ex 1)
  • England: 100 runs in 26.3 overs (160 balls), Extras 1
  • JE Root: 50 off 56 balls (6 x 4)
  • Over 35.2: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - JE Root (Struck down)
  • Drinks: England - 139/3 in 37.0 overs (GS Ballance 41, JE Root 68)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 144 balls (GS Ballance 25, JE Root 72, Ex 3)
  • England: 150 runs in 40.6 overs (247 balls), Extras 7
  • GS Ballance: 50 off 127 balls (7 x 4)
  • Tea: England - 190/3 in 52.0 overs (GS Ballance 59, JE Root 93)
  • 4th Wicket: 150 runs in 232 balls (GS Ballance 43, JE Root 97, Ex 11)
  • England: 200 runs in 55.1 overs (332 balls), Extras 11
  • JE Root: 100 off 118 balls (14 x 4)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 62 balls (JE Root 24, BA Stokes 28, Ex 0)
  • England: 250 runs in 64.4 overs (389 balls), Extras 11
  • Drinks: England - 271/4 in 70.0 overs (JE Root 133, BA Stokes 34)
  • BA Stokes: 50 off 76 balls (6 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • England: 300 runs in 76.5 overs (462 balls), Extras 16
  • Over 79.6: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - MM Ali (Struck down)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 51 balls (JC Buttler 24, MM Ali 26, Ex 0)
  • End Of Day: England - 343/7 in 88.0 overs (MM Ali 26, SCJ Broad 0)
Day 2
  • England: 350 runs in 89.3 overs (538 balls), Extras 16
  • MM Ali: 50 off 69 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 66 balls (MM Ali 34, SCJ Broad 18, Ex 0)
  • England: 400 runs in 97.4 overs (587 balls), Extras 16
  • Drinks: England - 416/8 in 99.2 overs (MM Ali 74, MA Wood 3)
  • Over 100.3: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - JM Anderson (Struck down)
  • Innings Break: England - 430/10 in 102.1 overs (MA Wood 7)
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Over 1.6: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - CJL Rogers (Struck down)
  • Lunch: Australia - 26/0 in 9.0 overs (CJL Rogers 15, DA Warner 5)
  • Over 10.3: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - DA Warner (Upheld)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 13.5 overs (83 balls), Extras 7
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 83 balls (CJL Rogers 28, DA Warner 17, Ex 7)
  • Drinks: Australia - 77/1 in 22.0 overs (CJL Rogers 47, SPD Smith 6)
  • CJL Rogers: 50 off 74 balls (6 x 4)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 25.3 overs (153 balls), Extras 9
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 68 balls (CJL Rogers 33, SPD Smith 15, Ex 2)
  • Tea: Australia - 145/2 in 36.0 overs (CJL Rogers 74, MJ Clarke 11)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 37.3 overs (225 balls), Extras 10
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 57 balls (CJL Rogers 26, MJ Clarke 25, Ex 0)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 48.3 overs (291 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: Australia - 207/4 in 52.1 overs (AC Voges 14)
  • Australia 1st innings: 1x5 ball over (62nd over, bowled by BA Stokes, called by Umpire M Erasmus)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 64.3 overs (386 balls), Extras 14
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 83 balls (AC Voges 16, SR Watson 29, Ex 5)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 264/5 in 70.0 overs (SR Watson 29, NM Lyon 6)
Day 3
  • Over 71.4: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - SR Watson (Struck down)
  • Over 79.5: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - BJ Haddin (Struck down)
  • Reviews used before 80th over: Australia 1 (1 successful, 1 unsuccessful); England 0 (0 successful, 2 unsuccessful)
  • Second new ball taken 80.1
  • Australia: 300 runs in 82.3 overs (494 balls), Extras 20
  • Drinks: Australia - 304/8 in 82.5 overs (MG Johnson 12)
  • Innings Break: Australia - 308/10 in 84.5 overs (JR Hazlewood 2)
  • England 2nd innings
  • Lunch: England - 21/1 in 9.0 overs (A Lyth 7, GS Ballance 0)
  • Over 9.1: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - A Lyth (Struck down)
  • England: 50 runs in 13.6 overs (84 balls), Extras 6
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 49 balls (A Lyth 28, IR Bell 18, Ex 4)
  • Drinks: England - 91/3 in 22.0 overs (IR Bell 31, JE Root 0)
  • England: 100 runs in 26.1 overs (157 balls), Extras 11
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 64 balls (IR Bell 21, JE Root 21, Ex 10)
  • IR Bell: 50 off 75 balls (10 x 4)
  • Tea: England - 149/3 in 36.0 overs (IR Bell 53, JE Root 31)
  • England: 150 runs in 36.3 overs (219 balls), Extras 17
  • JE Root: 50 off 66 balls (8 x 4)
  • England: 200 runs in 50.2 overs (302 balls), Extras 17
  • Drinks: England - 216/5 in 54.0 overs (BA Stokes 26, JC Buttler 3)
  • England: 250 runs in 62.5 overs (377 balls), Extras 18
  • Over 68.4: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - MM Ali (Struck down)
  • End Of Day: England - 289/10 in 70.1 overs (MA Wood 32)
Day 4
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Over 5.3: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - DA Warner (Struck down)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 12.6 overs (78 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: Australia - 53/1 in 13.0 overs (DA Warner 27, SPD Smith 11)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 40 balls (DA Warner 28, SPD Smith 18, Ex 4)
  • DA Warner: 50 off 72 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Lunch: Australia - 97/2 in 26.3 overs (SPD Smith 29)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 27.1 overs (163 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: Australia - 126/6 in 40.0 overs (SR Watson 10, MG Johnson 3)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 48.6 overs (294 balls), Extras 6
  • Over 50.5: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - SR Watson (Struck down)
  • Tea: Australia - 162/7 in 54.0 overs (MG Johnson 26, MA Starc 4)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 61.4 overs (371 balls), Extras 7
  • MG Johnson: 50 off 70 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 66 balls (MG Johnson 33, MA Starc 17, Ex 1)
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