result
5th Test, The Oval, Sep 8 - 12 2005, Australia tour of England and Scotland
373 & 335
(target 342)367 & 4/0
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
158
kevin-pietersen
Player Of The Series
249 runs • 40 wkts
shane-warne
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marcus Trescothick c Hayden b Warne4365778066.15
Andrew Strauss c Katich b Warne12921035117061.42
Michael Vaughan (c)c Clarke b Warne1125262044.00
Ian Bell lbw b Warne079000.00
Kevin Pietersen  b Warne1425302056.00
Andrew Flintoff c Warne b McGrath7211516212162.60
Paul Collingwood lbw b Tait726261026.92
Geraint Jones  b Lee2541605060.97
Ashley Giles lbw b Warne32701201045.71
Matthew Hoggard c Martyn b McGrath23647005.55
Steve Harmison not out 20202540100.00
Extras(b 4, lb 6, nb 7, w 1)18
TOTAL(105.3 Ov, RR: 3.53, 471 Mts)373
Fall of wickets: 1-82 (Marcus Trescothick, 17.3 ov), 2-102 (Michael Vaughan, 23.5 ov), 3-104 (Ian Bell, 25.6 ov), 4-131 (Kevin Pietersen, 33.3 ov), 5-274 (Andrew Flintoff, 70.1 ov), 6-289 (Paul Collingwood, 76.3 ov), 7-297 (Andrew Strauss, 79.4 ov), 8-325 (Geraint Jones, 89.3 ov), 9-345 (Matthew Hoggard, 100.2 ov), 10-373 (Ashley Giles, 105.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath2757222.6612710010
Brett Lee2339414.0810216003
Shaun Tait1516114.066510003
Shane Warne37.3512263.2516715100
Simon Katich301404.6691000
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Justin Langer  b Harmison10514623311271.91
Matthew Hayden lbw b Flintoff13830341618045.54
Ricky Ponting (c)c Strauss b Flintoff3556813062.50
Damien Martyn c Collingwood b Flintoff1029361034.48
Michael Clarke lbw b Hoggard25591192042.37
Simon Katich lbw b Flintoff11112009.09
Adam Gilchrist lbw b Hoggard23203240115.00
Shane Warne c Vaughan b Flintoff01018000.00
Brett Lee c Giles b Hoggard610220060.00
Glenn McGrath c Strauss b Hoggard066000.00
Shaun Tait not out 1270050.00
Extras(b 4, lb 8, nb 9, w 2)23
TOTAL(107.1 Ov, RR: 3.42, 494 Mts)367
Fall of wickets: 1-185 (Justin Langer, 52.4 ov), 2-264 (Ricky Ponting, 72.2 ov), 3-281 (Damien Martyn, 80.4 ov), 4-323 (Matthew Hayden, 92.3 ov), 5-329 (Simon Katich, 94.6 ov), 6-356 (Adam Gilchrist, 101.1 ov), 7-359 (Michael Clarke, 103.3 ov), 8-363 (Shane Warne, 104.5 ov), 9-363 (Glenn McGrath, 105.6 ov), 10-367 (Brett Lee, 107.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Steve Harmison2228713.959111022
Matthew Hoggard24.129744.0110215001
Andrew Flintoff34107852.291617006
Ashley Giles2317603.30904200
Paul Collingwood401704.25142000
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marcus Trescothick lbw b Warne33841501039.28
Andrew Strauss c Katich b Warne17160014.28
Michael Vaughan (c)c †Gilchrist b McGrath4565806069.23
Ian Bell c Warne b McGrath012000.00
Kevin Pietersen  b McGrath15818728515784.49
Andrew Flintoff c & b Warne813201061.53
Paul Collingwood c Ponting b Warne1051721019.60
Geraint Jones  b Tait11224008.33
Ashley Giles  b Warne59971597060.82
Matthew Hoggard not out 435450011.42
Steve Harmison c Hayden b Warne022000.00
Extras(b 4, nb 5, w 7)16
TOTAL(91.3 Ov, RR: 3.66, 432 Mts)335
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Andrew Strauss, 3.4 ov), 2-67 (Michael Vaughan, 22.4 ov), 3-67 (Ian Bell, 22.5 ov), 4-109 (Marcus Trescothick, 33.1 ov), 5-126 (Andrew Flintoff, 37.5 ov), 6-186 (Paul Collingwood, 51.5 ov), 7-199 (Geraint Jones, 56.5 ov), 8-308 (Kevin Pietersen, 82.5 ov), 9-335 (Ashley Giles, 91.1 ov), 10-335 (Steve Harmison, 91.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath2638533.2611412001
Brett Lee2048804.40847314
Shane Warne38.3312463.221658410
Michael Clarke20603.0070000
Shaun Tait502815.60184010
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 342 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Justin Langer not out 043000.00
Matthew Hayden not out 00300-
Extras(lb 4)4
TOTAL(0.4 Ov, RR: 6.00, 3 Mts)4
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Steve Harmison0.40000.0040000
MATCH DETAILS
Kennington Oval, London
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of England and Scotland
Season2005
Player Of The Match
Kevin Pietersen
Kevin Pietersen
Player Of The Series
Shane Warne
Shane Warne
Andrew Flintoff
Andrew Flintoff
Series resultEngland won the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 1763
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
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Billy Bowden
South Africa Image
Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
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Jeremy Lloyds
Match Referee
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Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 08 Sep - day 1 - England 1st innings 319/7 (Geraint Jones 21*, Ashley Giles 5*, 88 ov)
Fri, 09 Sep - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 112/0 (Justin Langer 75*, Matthew Hayden 32*, 33 ov)
Sat, 10 Sep - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 277/2 (Matthew Hayden 110*, Damien Martyn 9*, 78.4 ov)
Sun, 11 Sep - day 4 - England 2nd innings 34/1 (Marcus Trescothick 14*, Michael Vaughan 19*, 13.2 ov)
Mon, 12 Sep - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 4/0 (0.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • 4th umpire - JF Steele
Day 1
  • England 50 in 11.1 overs
  • England 100 in 22.5 overs
  • Score at Lunch: England 115/3 in 27 overs (Strauss 42*, Pietersen 10*)
  • Strauss 50 in 78 balls, 8x4
  • England 150 in 38.4 overs
  • England 200 in 51.2 overs
  • Score at Tea: England 213/4 in 55 overs (Strauss 92*, Flintoff 39*)
  • Flintoff 50 in 79 balls, 9x4
  • Strauss 100 in 150 balls, 13x4
  • England 250 in 62.3 overs
  • England 1st innings: 1x7 ball over (68th over, Warne's 25th, called by umpire Bowden)
  • England 300 in 80.1 overs
  • Second new ball taken after 86 overs.
  • 1st wicket Partnership (Trescothick and Strauss) - 50 in 70 balls
  • 5th wicket partnership (Strauss and Flintoff) - 50 in 82 balls
  • 5th wicket partnership (Strauss and Flintoff) - 100 in 144 balls
Day 2
  • England 350 in 100.5 overs
  • Score at Lunch: Australia 19/0 in 7 overs (Langer 16*, Hayden 2*)
  • Australia 50 in 17.6 overs
  • Langer 50 in 63 balls, 6x4, 2x6
  • Australia 100 in 29.6 overs
  • Score at Tea: Australia 112/0 in 33 overs (Langer 75*, Hayden 32*)
  • Play was called off after tea due to rain and bad light
  • 1st wicket partnership (Langer and Hayden) - 50 in 110 balls
  • 1st wicket partnership (Langer and Hayden) - 100 in 181 balls
Day 3
  • Extra 8 overs added to the day's play to make up for the time lost.
  • Play started 30 minutes late (at 10.30 GMT) due to wet conditions
  • Langer 50 in 62 balls, 6x4, 2x6
  • Hayden 50 in 137 balls, 7x4
  • Australia 150 in 44.5 overs
  • Score at Lunch: Australia 157/0 in 47 overs (Langer 91*, Hayden 60*)
  • Langer 100 in 142 balls, 10x4, 2x6 (22nd Test century)
  • Score at Tea: Australia 185/1 in 52.4 overs (Hayden 70*)
  • Australia 200 in 57.2 overs
  • Hayden 100 in 218 balls, 15x4
  • Australia 250 in 66.6 overs
  • 1st wicket partnership (Langer and Hayden) - 150 in 273 balls
  • Play was called off early due to bad light (7 minutes)
Day 4
  • Second new ball taken at 282/3 (82 overs)
  • Australia 300 in 86.1 overs
  • Australia 350 in 97.5 overs
  • Score at Lunch: Australia 356/5 in 101.1 overs (Clarke 23*)
  • Score at Tea: England 7/1 in 5.3 overs (Vaughan 4*, Trescothick 2*)
  • Bad light stopped play at 3.42pm
  • Play abandoned at 6.15pm
  • 2nd wicket partnership (Hayden and Ponting - 50 in 71 balls
Day 5
  • England 50 in 16.5 overs
  • England 100 in 31.1 overs
  • Score at Lunch: England 127/5 in 39 overs (Pietersen 35*, Collingwood 0*)
  • KP Pietersen 50 in 70 balls, 2x4, 3x6
  • England 150 in 42.3 overs
  • 2nd wicket partnership (Trescothick and Vaughan) - 50 in 84 balls
  • 6th wicket partnership (Pietersen and Collingwood) - 50 in 57 balls
  • England 200 in 56.6 overs
  • 8th wicket partnership (Pietersen and Giles) - 50 in 87 balls
  • 8th wicket partnership (Pietersen and Giles) - 100 in 143 balls
  • KP Pietersen 100 in 191 mins off 124 balls, 10x4, 4x6
  • Score at Tea: England 221/7 (Pietersen 105*, Giles 6*)
  • England 250 in 71.2 overs
  • England 300 in 81.4 overs
  • KP Pietersen 150 in 176 balls, 14x4, 7x6
  • Compton-Miller Medal awarded to A Flintoff