result
2nd Test, Birmingham, Aug 4 - 8 2005, Australia tour of England and Scotland
407 & 182
(64.3 ov, target 282)308 & 279
England won by 2 runs
player of the match
England 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Marcus Trescothick c †Gilchrist b Kasprowicz9010214315288.24
Andrew Strauss  b Warne487611310063.16
Michael Vaughan (c)c Lee b Gillespie2441543058.54
Ian Bell c †Gilchrist b Kasprowicz63210200.00
Kevin Pietersen c Katich b Lee717615210193.42
Andrew Flintoff c †Gilchrist b Gillespie68627465109.68
Geraint Jones c †Gilchrist b Kasprowicz11514006.67
Ashley Giles lbw b Warne2330344076.67
Matthew Hoggard lbw b Warne1649622032.65
Steve Harmison  b Warne17111621154.55
Simon Jones not out 1924391179.17
Extras(lb 9, nb 14, w 1)24
TOTAL(79.2 Ov, RR: 5.13, 356 Mts)407
Fall of wickets: 1-112 (Andrew Strauss, 25.3 ov), 2-164 (Marcus Trescothick, 32.3 ov), 3-170 (Ian Bell, 32.6 ov), 4-187 (Michael Vaughan, 36.6 ov), 5-290 (Andrew Flintoff, 54.3 ov), 6-293 (Geraint Jones, 57.4 ov), 7-342 (Ashley Giles, 65.1 ov), 8-348 (Kevin Pietersen, 66.3 ov), 9-375 (Steve Harmison, 69.4 ov), 10-407 (Matthew Hoggard, 79.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee17111116.536814513
Jason Gillespie2239124.149814103
Michael Kasprowicz1538035.336714008
Shane Warne25.2411644.5810013400
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Justin Langer lbw b SP Jones821542767053.25
Matthew Hayden c Strauss b Hoggard015000.00
Ricky Ponting (c)c Vaughan b Giles61768712080.26
Damien Martyn run out (Vaughan)20182340111.11
Michael Clarke c †GO Jones b Giles4068857058.82
Simon Katich c †GO Jones b Flintoff418221022.22
Adam Gilchrist not out 49691204071.01
Shane Warne  b Giles814142057.14
Brett Lee c Flintoff b SP Jones610141060.00
Jason Gillespie lbw b Flintoff737361018.92
Michael Kasprowicz lbw b Flintoff011000.00
Extras(b 13, lb 7, nb 10, w 1)31
TOTAL(76 Ov, RR: 4.05, 346 Mts)308
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Matthew Hayden, 1.1 ov), 2-88 (Ricky Ponting, 19.5 ov), 3-118 (Damien Martyn, 24.5 ov), 4-194 (Michael Clarke, 44.2 ov), 5-208 (Simon Katich, 49.4 ov), 6-262 (Justin Langer, 61.3 ov), 7-273 (Shane Warne, 64.5 ov), 8-282 (Brett Lee, 67.1 ov), 9-308 (Jason Gillespie, 75.5 ov), 10-308 (Michael Kasprowicz, 75.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Steve Harmison1114804.36427002
Matthew Hoggard804115.13355004
Simon Jones1626924.316812011
Andrew Flintoff1515233.47647003
Ashley Giles2627833.001098000
England 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Marcus Trescothick c †Gilchrist b Lee2138514055.26
Andrew Strauss  b Warne612281050.00
Matthew Hoggard c Hayden b Lee12735003.70
Michael Vaughan (c) b Lee1220050.00
Ian Bell c †Gilchrist b Warne2143692048.84
Kevin Pietersen c †Gilchrist b Warne2035500257.14
Andrew Flintoff  b Warne73861336484.88
Geraint Jones c Ponting b Lee919331047.37
Ashley Giles c Hayden b Warne836440022.22
Steve Harmison c Ponting b Warne012000.00
Simon Jones not out 1223423052.17
Extras(lb 1, nb 9)10
TOTAL(52.1 Ov, RR: 3.48, 249 Mts)182
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Andrew Strauss, 6.2 ov), 2-27 (Marcus Trescothick, 11.2 ov), 3-29 (Michael Vaughan, 11.5 ov), 4-31 (Matthew Hoggard, 13.5 ov), 5-72 (Kevin Pietersen, 24.6 ov), 6-75 (Ian Bell, 26.5 ov), 7-101 (Geraint Jones, 33.6 ov), 8-131 (Ashley Giles, 44.3 ov), 9-131 (Steve Harmison, 44.4 ov), 10-182 (Andrew Flintoff, 52.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee1818244.56769205
Jason Gillespie802403.00342001
Michael Kasprowicz302909.67133203
Shane Warne23.174661.991173200
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 282 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Justin Langer  b Flintoff2847544059.57
Matthew Hayden c Trescothick b SP Jones31641064048.44
Ricky Ponting (c)c †GO Jones b Flintoff054000.00
Damien Martyn c Bell b Hoggard2836645077.78
Michael Clarke  b Harmison30571014052.63
Simon Katich c Trescothick b Giles1621273076.19
Adam Gilchrist c Flintoff b Giles1480025.00
Jason Gillespie lbw b Flintoff024000.00
Shane Warne hit wicket b Flintoff4259794271.19
Brett Lee not out 4375995057.33
Michael Kasprowicz c †GO Jones b Harmison2031603064.52
Extras(b 13, lb 8, nb 18, w 1)40
TOTAL(64.3 Ov, RR: 4.32, 307 Mts)279
Fall of wickets: 1-47 (Justin Langer, 12.2 ov), 2-48 (Ricky Ponting, 12.6 ov), 3-82 (Matthew Hayden, 22.5 ov), 4-107 (Damien Martyn, 26.1 ov), 5-134 (Simon Katich, 31.6 ov), 6-136 (Adam Gilchrist, 33.5 ov), 7-137 (Jason Gillespie, 34.2 ov), 8-175 (Michael Clarke, 43.4 ov), 9-220 (Shane Warne, 52.1 ov), 10-279 (Michael Kasprowicz, 64.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Steve Harmison17.336223.54768011
Matthew Hoggard502615.20205000
Ashley Giles1536824.53639200
Andrew Flintoff2237943.599770013
Simon Jones512314.60214000
MATCH DETAILS
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossAustralia, elected to field first
SeriesAustralia tour of England and Scotland
Season2005
Player Of The Match
Andrew Flintoff
Andrew Flintoff
Series result5-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 1758
Match daysday match (5-day match)
Umpires
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Billy Bowden
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Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
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Jeremy Lloyds
Match Referee
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Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 04 Aug - day 1 -England 1st innings 407
Fri, 05 Aug - day 2 -England 2nd innings 25/1 (Marcus Trescothick 19*, Matthew Hoggard 0*, 7 ov)
Sat, 06 Aug - day 3 -Australia 2nd innings 175/8 (Shane Warne 20*, 43.4 ov)
Sun, 07 Aug - day 4 -Australia 2nd innings 279/10 (64.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • 4th Umpire - AA Jones
Day 1
  • England 1st innings: 1x5 ball over (65th over, 13th over bowled by Lee, called by umpire Koertzen)
  • England 50 in 10.4 overs
  • ME Trescothick 50 in 74 balls, 9X4, 1x6
  • England 100 in 22.4 overs
  • Score at Lunch: England 132/1 in 27 overs (Vaughan 1*, Trescothick 77*)
  • England 150 in 29.1 overs
  • England 200 in 40.4 overs
  • England 250 in 48.3 overs
  • A Flintoff 50 in 44 balls, 3x4, 4x6
  • Score at Tea: England 289/4 in 54 overs (Pietersen 40*, Flintoff 68*)
  • England 300 in 59.5 overs
  • England 350 in 66.6 overs
  • KP Pietersen 50 in 64 balls, 7x4
  • England 400 in 78.4 overs
Day 2
  • Australia 50 in 8.4 overs
  • Australia 100 in 22.1 overs
  • Score at Lunch: Australia 118/3 in 24.5 overs (JL Langer 27*)
  • Australia 150 in 32.5 overs
  • JL Langer 50 in 93 balls, 4x4
  • Australia 200 in 46.6 overs
  • Score at Tea: Australia 219/5 in 53 overs (Langer 72*, Gilchrist 5*)
Day 3
  • Score at Lunch: England 95/6 in 33 overs (Flintoff 17*, GO Jones 4*)
  • Score at Tea: England 182