result
3rd Investec Test, Birmingham, Jul 29 - 31 2015, Australia tour of England and Ireland
136 & 265
(32.1 ov, target 121)281 & 124/2
England won by 8 wickets
player of the match
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Chris Rogers lbw b Broad52891539058.42
David Warner lbw b Anderson26120033.33
Steven Smith c Cook b Finn718261038.88
Michael Clarke (c) b Finn10101620100.00
Adam Voges c †Buttler b Anderson1634433047.05
Mitchell Marsh c †Buttler b Anderson037000.00
Peter Nevill  b Anderson2890025.00
Mitchell Johnson c Stokes b Anderson36100050.00
Mitchell Starc c †Buttler b Broad1120301055.00
Josh Hazlewood not out 1416233087.50
Nathan Lyon  b Anderson11111420100.00
Extras(lb 7, nb 1)8
TOTAL(36.4 Ov, RR: 3.70, 173 Mts)136
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (David Warner, 2.2 ov), 2-18 (Steven Smith, 7.6 ov), 3-34 (Michael Clarke, 11.2 ov), 4-77 (Adam Voges, 20.6 ov), 5-82 (Mitchell Marsh, 22.3 ov), 6-86 (Peter Nevill, 24.4 ov), 7-94 (Mitchell Johnson, 26.6 ov), 8-110 (Chris Rogers, 31.2 ov), 9-119 (Mitchell Starc, 33.3 ov), 10-136 (Nathan Lyon, 36.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
James Anderson14.424763.20677000
Stuart Broad1224423.66577000
Steven Finn1013823.80477001
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Adam Lyth c Voges b Hazlewood1030301033.33
Alastair Cook (c)c Voges b Lyon3448755070.83
Ian Bell c Warner b Lyon53569610094.64
Joe Root c Voges b Starc63751139184.00
Jonny Bairstow c †Nevill b Johnson512141041.66
Ben Stokes c †Nevill b Johnson022000.00
Jos Buttler lbw b Lyon938711023.68
Moeen Ali c Warner b Hazlewood597810311075.64
Stuart Broad c Marsh b Hazlewood3155733056.36
Steven Finn not out 079000.00
James Anderson c †Nevill b Starc32500150.00
Extras(b 6, lb 4, w 4)14
TOTAL(67.1 Ov, RR: 4.18, 297 Mts)281
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Adam Lyth, 7.3 ov), 2-76 (Alastair Cook, 17.2 ov), 3-132 (Ian Bell, 27.4 ov), 4-142 (Jonny Bairstow, 30.3 ov), 5-142 (Ben Stokes, 30.5 ov), 6-182 (Joe Root, 40.6 ov), 7-190 (Jos Buttler, 45.3 ov), 8-277 (Stuart Broad, 64.6 ov), 9-278 (Moeen Ali, 66.3 ov), 10-281 (James Anderson, 67.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Mitchell Starc16.117124.397313030
Josh Hazlewood1507434.936012000
Mitchell Johnson1626624.12669110
Mitchell Marsh722403.42323000
Nathan Lyon1323632.76574000
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Chris Rogers lbw b Broad613151046.15
David Warner c Lyth b Anderson7762138110124.19
Steven Smith c †Buttler b Finn827401029.62
Michael Clarke (c)c Lyth b Finn319200015.78
Adam Voges c Bell b Finn011000.00
Mitchell Marsh  b Finn624270025.00
Peter Nevill c †Buttler b Finn591471817040.13
Mitchell Johnson c Stokes b Finn1438701036.84
Mitchell Starc c sub (JE Poysden) b Ali581081396153.70
Josh Hazlewood c Root b Stokes1120321055.00
Nathan Lyon not out 1216272075.00
Extras(b 2, lb 9)11
TOTAL(79.1 Ov, RR: 3.34, 348 Mts)265
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Chris Rogers, 3.2 ov), 2-62 (Steven Smith, 12.2 ov), 3-76 (Michael Clarke, 16.3 ov), 4-76 (Adam Voges, 16.4 ov), 5-92 (Mitchell Marsh, 22.1 ov), 6-111 (David Warner, 28.3 ov), 7-153 (Mitchell Johnson, 46.1 ov), 8-217 (Peter Nevill, 64.2 ov), 9-245 (Josh Hazlewood, 72.2 ov), 10-265 (Mitchell Starc, 79.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
James Anderson8.351511.76463000
Stuart Broad2046113.05885000
Steven Finn2137963.769011000
Moeen Ali16.136413.95667100
Ben Stokes1132812.54503000
Joe Root2.30702.80111000
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 121 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Adam Lyth lbw b Hazlewood1228493042.85
Alastair Cook (c) b Starc712180058.33
Ian Bell not out 659012010072.22
Joe Root not out 3863896160.31
Extras(w 2)2
TOTAL(32.1 Ov, RR: 3.85, 138 Mts)124/2
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Alastair Cook, 4.1 ov), 2-51 (Adam Lyth, 11.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Mitchell Starc613315.50277020
Josh Hazlewood702113.00333000
Nathan Lyon1115204.72426100
Mitchell Johnson731001.42371000
Mitchell Marsh1.10806.8552000
MATCH DETAILS
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England and Ireland
Season2015
Player Of The Match
Steven Finn
Steven Finn
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 2173
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days29,30,31 July 2015 - day(5-day match)
Umpires
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Aleem Dar
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Chris Gaffaney
TV Umpire
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Marais Erasmus
Reserve Umpire
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Rob Bailey
Match Referee
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Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 29 Jul - day 1 -England 1st innings 133/3 (Joe Root 30*, Jonny Bairstow 1*, 29 ov)
Thu, 30 Jul - day 2 -Australia 2nd innings 168/7 (Peter Nevill 37*, Mitchell Starc 7*, 55 ov)
Fri, 31 Jul - day 3 -England 2nd innings 124/2 (32.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Over 2.2: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - CB Gaffaney, Batsman - DA Warner (Struck down)
  • Drinks: Australia - 34/3 in 11.2 overs (CJL Rogers 10)
  • Rain: Australia - 38/3 in 12.2 overs (CJL Rogers 14, AC Voges 0)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 15.3 overs (93 balls), Extras 5
  • Lunch: Australia - 72/3 in 19.0 overs (CJL Rogers 35, AC Voges 12)
  • Rain: Australia - 72/3 in 19.0 overs (CJL Rogers 35, AC Voges 12)
  • CJL Rogers: 50 off 82 balls (9 x 4)
  • Rain: Australia - 99/7 in 29.2 overs (CJL Rogers 50, MA Starc 1)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 29.5 overs (180 balls), Extras 8
  • Over 31.2: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - CJL Rogers (Struck down)
  • Innings Break: Australia - 136/10 in 36.4 overs (JR Hazlewood 14)
  • England 1st innings
  • Rain: England - 7/0 in 3.5 overs (A Lyth 1, AN Cook 6)
  • Tea: England - 7/0 in 3.5 overs (A Lyth 1, AN Cook 6)
  • England: 50 runs in 14.5 overs (89 balls), Extras 4
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 53 balls (AN Cook 25, IR Bell 24, Ex 4)
  • England: 100 runs in 22.2 overs (134 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: England - 109/2 in 23.0 overs (IR Bell 47, JE Root 13)
  • IR Bell: 50 off 51 balls (10 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 55 balls (IR Bell 23, JE Root 29, Ex 1)
  • Rain: England - 133/3 in 29.0 overs (JE Root 30, JM Bairstow 1)
  • End Of Day: England - 133/3 in 29.0 overs (JE Root 30, JM Bairstow 1)
Day 2
  • England: 150 runs in 31.2 overs (188 balls), Extras 5
  • JE Root: 50 off 49 balls (8 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Drinks: England - 182/6 in 41.0 overs (JC Buttler 7)
  • Over 45.2: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - JC Buttler (Struck down)
  • England: 200 runs in 48.1 overs (289 balls), Extras 12
  • Lunch: England - 221/7 in 56.0 overs (MM Ali 23, SCJ Broad 10)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 78 balls (MM Ali 27, SCJ Broad 23, Ex 2)
  • England: 250 runs in 60.2 overs (362 balls), Extras 14
  • MM Ali: 50 off 66 balls (10 x 4)
  • Innings Break: England - 281/10 in 67.1 overs (ST Finn 0)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 9.5 overs (59 balls), Extras 0
  • DA Warner: 50 off 35 balls (8 x 4)
  • Tea: Australia - 73/2 in 15.0 overs (DA Warner 56, MJ Clarke 2)
  • Over 20.5: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - MR Marsh (Struck down)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 25.1 overs (151 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: Australia - 106/5 in 27.0 overs (DA Warner 76, PM Nevill 5)
  • Over 31.3: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - CB Gaffaney, Batsman - PM Nevill (Struck down)
  • Drinks: Australia - 138/6 in 41.0 overs (PM Nevill 16, MG Johnson 12)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 43.5 overs (263 balls), Extras 10
  • End Of Day: Australia - 168/7 in 55.0 overs (PM Nevill 37, MA Starc 7)
Day 3
  • PM Nevill: 50 off 126 balls (6 x 4)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 60.1 overs (361 balls), Extras 10
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 86 balls (PM Nevill 24, MA Starc 26, Ex 0)
  • Over 64.2: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - PM Nevill (Struck down)
  • Drinks: Australia - 226/8 in 69.0 overs (MA Starc 36, JR Hazlewood 7)
  • MA Starc: 50 off 83 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 73.6 overs (444 balls), Extras 10
  • Innings Break: Australia - 265/10 in 79.1 overs (NM Lyon 12)
  • England 2nd innings
  • Lunch: England - 4/0 in 2.0 overs (A Lyth 0, AN Cook 4)
  • England: 50 runs in 8.5 overs (53 balls), Extras 0
  • Over 11.1: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - CB Gaffaney, Batsman - A Lyth (Struck down)
  • Drinks: England - 67/2 in 16.0 overs (IR Bell 38, JE Root 10)
  • IR Bell: 50 off 68 balls (8 x 4)
  • England: 100 runs in 25.6 overs (156 balls), Extras 2
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 90 balls (IR Bell 25, JE Root 23, Ex 2)
  • Over 28.2: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - JE Root (Struck down)