1st Test, Hove, August 09 - 12, 2005, Australia Women tour of England
355 & 223
(T:306) 273 & 172/7

Match drawn

Player Of The Match
71, 97 & 2/25
AUS Women 1st Innings
ENG Women 1st Innings
AUS Women 2nd Innings
ENG Women 2nd Innings
Match Details
Australia Women 1st Innings 
Lisa Keightley st †Smit b Connor1162682017.74
Belinda Clark (c) b Gunn023000.00
Karen Rolton c Edwards b Brunt7111512814061.73
Lisa Sthalekar c Taylor b Birch323230013.04
Alex Blackwell c Gunn b Birch526250019.23
Kate Blackwell lbw b Colvin737341018.91
Cathryn Fitzpatrick c sub (LS Greenway) b Colvin5389909059.55
Julia Price  b Colvin01-000.00
Julie Hayes c sub (CE Taylor) b Brunt571301257043.84
Shelley Nitschke not out 8114415913156.25
Clea Smith lbw b Brunt421051017040.00
Extras(b 4, lb 8, w 13)25
TOTAL122.2 Ov (RR: 2.90)355
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Belinda Clark), 2-49 (Lisa Keightley), 3-57 (Lisa Sthalekar), 4-87 (Alex Blackwell), 5-101 (Karen Rolton), 6-115 (Kate Blackwell), 7-115 (Julia Price), 8-191 (Cathryn Fitzpatrick), 9-236 (Julie Hayes), 10-355 (Clea Smith)
Katherine Brunt22.266432.86---20
Jenny Gunn1152712.45---10
Beth Morgan1874602.55---20
Clare Connor2193411.61---00
Rosalie Birch3198422.70---00
Holly Colvin1626734.18---00
Charlotte Edwards302107.00---00
England Women 1st Innings 
Charlotte Edwards  b Nitschke6917117412040.35
Laura Newton c Clark b Smith24222760109.09
Claire Taylor  b Sthalekar35911096038.46
Clare Connor (c) b Fitzpatrick411281557032.03
Arran Brindle c KA Blackwell b Sthalekar541571607034.39
Jenny Gunn lbw b Nitschke1665870024.61
Rosalie Birch c KA Blackwell b Sthalekar619121031.57
Jane Smit lbw b Fitzpatrick21490014.28
Beth Morgan not out 1670623022.85
Katherine Brunt c Rolton b Nitschke316150018.75
Holly Colvin run out (Fitzpatrick)02119000.00
Extras(lb 6, w 1)7
TOTAL129 Ov (RR: 2.11)273
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Laura Newton), 2-115 (Claire Taylor), 3-133 (Charlotte Edwards), 4-217 (Clare Connor), 5-234 (Arran Brindle), 6-242 (Rosalie Birch), 7-245 (Jane Smit), 8-259 (Jenny Gunn), 9-265 (Katherine Brunt), 10-273 (Holly Colvin)
Cathryn Fitzpatrick30125721.90---00
Clea Smith942512.77---00
Karen Rolton831101.37---10
Shelley Nitschke30135931.96---00
Julie Hayes22114001.81---00
Lisa Sthalekar2967032.41---00
Lisa Keightley10505.00---00
Australia Women 2nd Innings 
Belinda Clark (c)c †Smit b Gunn01818000.00
Lisa Keightley  b Gunn065000.00
Karen Rolton run out (Brunt)9717521811055.42
Lisa Sthalekar c †Smit b Brunt401221483032.78
Alex Blackwell lbw b Connor946481019.56
Kate Blackwell c Newton b Connor1945423042.22
Cathryn Fitzpatrick lbw b Connor3766686056.06
Clea Smith c Birch b Brunt41391030.76
Julia Price not out 819301042.10
Julie Hayes c Taylor b Gunn072000.00
Shelley Nitschke st †Smit b Connor54110125.00
Extras(b 2, lb 1, w 1)4
TOTAL86.5 Ov (RR: 2.56)223
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Lisa Keightley), 2-7 (Belinda Clark), 3-122 (Lisa Sthalekar), 4-149 (Alex Blackwell), 5-158 (Karen Rolton), 6-174 (Kate Blackwell), 7-187 (Clea Smith), 8-212 (Cathryn Fitzpatrick), 9-217 (Julie Hayes), 10-223 (Shelley Nitschke)
Katherine Brunt2045122.55---00
Jenny Gunn1554032.66---00
Clare Connor34.596841.95---00
Beth Morgan912502.77---10
Holly Colvin401904.75---00
Rosalie Birch401704.25---00
England Women 2nd Innings (T: 306 runs)
Charlotte Edwards c & b Hayes1344402029.54
Laura Newton lbw b Rolton01011000.00
Claire Taylor c AJ Blackwell b Rolton01318000.00
Clare Connor (c)c KA Blackwell b Sthalekar2160683035.00
Arran Brindle not out 10124925216040.56
Jenny Gunn c AJ Blackwell b Sthalekar1566631022.72
Beth Morgan c KA Blackwell b Sthalekar880741010.00
Rosalie Birch  b Fitzpatrick22928006.89
Katherine Brunt not out 01921000.00
Extras(b 7, lb 5)12
TOTAL95 Ov (RR: 1.81)172/7
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Laura Newton), 2-14 (Claire Taylor), 3-14 (Charlotte Edwards), 4-65 (Clare Connor), 5-104 (Jenny Gunn), 6-143 (Beth Morgan), 7-154 (Rosalie Birch)
Cathryn Fitzpatrick2094112.05---00
Karen Rolton1052522.50---00
Julie Hayes86510.62---00
Lisa Sthalekar30164431.46---00
Shelley Nitschke22114001.81---00
Belinda Clark21502.50---00
Clea Smith33000.00---00
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County Ground, Hove
TossAustralia Women, elected to bat first
Player Of The Match
AUS Women
Karen Rolton
Series result2-match series level 0-0
Match numberWTEST no. 124
Match days (4-day match)
WTEST debut
Clea Smith
Clea Smith
Kate Blackwell
Kate Blackwell
Shelley Nitschke
Shelley Nitschke
Beth Morgan
Beth Morgan
Holly Colvin
Holly Colvin
Lorraine Elgar
Peter Willey
Tue, 09 Aug - day 1 - AUS Women 1st innings 328/9 (Shelley Nitschke 70*, Clea Smith 31*, 114 ov)
Wed, 10 Aug - day 2 - ENG Women 1st innings 230/4 (Arran Brindle 53*, Jenny Gunn 2*, 98 ov)
Thu, 11 Aug - day 3 - AUS Women 2nd innings 172/5 (Kate Blackwell 18*, Cathryn Fitzpatrick 4*, 70 ov)
Fri, 12 Aug - day 4 - ENG Women 2nd innings 172/7 (95 ov) - end of match
  • Australia 1st Innings
  • KL Rolton 50 in 109 mins off 97 balls, 10x4
  • CL Fitzpatrick 50 in 77 mins off 85 balls, 9x4
  • J Hayes 50 in 118 mins off 126 balls, 6x4
  • S Nitschke 50 in 119 mins off 111 balls, 7x4, 1x6
  • Australia 2nd Innings
  • KL Rolton 50 in 90 mins off 83 balls, 9x4
  • England 1st Innings
  • CE Edwards 50 in 118 mins off 110 balls, 10x4
  • A Brindle 50 in 136 mins off 142 balls, 7x4
  • England 2nd Innings
  • A Brindle 50 in 115 mins off 112 balls, 9x4
  • A Brindle 100 in 247 mins off 249 balls, 16x4