result
2nd Final (D/N), Sydney, Feb 11 2007, Commonwealth Bank Series
246/8
(27/27 ov, target 187)152/8
England won by 34 runs (D/L method)
England INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Ed Joyce c Hodge b McGrath1527373055.55
Mal Loye run out (Hayden)4561858173.77
Ian Bell run out (Hussey)2645841057.77
Andrew Strauss c †Gilchrist b Bracken65600120.00
Paul Collingwood c †Gilchrist b Bracken70901192077.77
Andrew Flintoff (c)c & b Lee4250713084.00
Jamie Dalrymple run out (Hodge/†Gilchrist)510210050.00
Paul Nixon c Hodge b McGrath67130085.71
Liam Plunkett not out 81090080.00
Extras(b 5, lb 4, nb 5, w 9)23
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.92, 226 Mts)246/8
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Ed Joyce, 8.1 ov), 2-79 (Mal Loye, 18.3 ov), 3-86 (Andrew Strauss, 19.3 ov), 4-112 (Ian Bell, 25.4 ov), 5-209 (Andrew Flintoff, 42.6 ov), 6-231 (Paul Collingwood, 46.6 ov), 7-233 (Jamie Dalrymple, 47.3 ov), 8-246 (Paul Nixon, 49.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee1005315.30366025
Nathan Bracken1013823.80384000
Glenn McGrath1004124.09372100
Shane Watson804605.75253020
Michael Hussey201206.0061020
Brad Hogg1004704.70291030
Australia INNINGS (target: 187 runs from 27 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Adam Gilchrist  b Plunkett20173620117.64
Matthew Hayden c Collingwood b Mahmood59160055.55
Ricky Ponting (c)c Strauss b Plunkett76610116.66
Michael Clarke c †Nixon b Plunkett0917000.00
Brad Hodge c Bell b Dalrymple49468551106.52
Michael Hussey c Strauss b Flintoff01018000.00
Shane Watson c Dalrymple b Collingwood3744374184.09
Brad Hogg c Flintoff b Collingwood1014171071.42
Brett Lee not out 1071520142.85
Nathan Bracken not out 33500100.00
Extras(lb 2, nb 3, w 6)11
TOTAL(27 Ov, RR: 5.62, 126 Mts)152/8
Did not bat: Glenn McGrath 
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Matthew Hayden, 3.1 ov), 2-33 (Ricky Ponting, 4.2 ov), 3-39 (Adam Gilchrist, 6.1 ov), 4-40 (Michael Clarke, 6.6 ov), 5-63 (Michael Hussey, 11.2 ov), 6-109 (Shane Watson, 20.6 ov), 7-132 (Brad Hogg, 24.4 ov), 8-139 (Brad Hodge, 25.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Liam Plunkett604337.16245052
Sajid Mahmood603115.16234000
Andrew Flintoff511012.00230001
Monty Panesar201507.5051100
Jamie Dalrymple402516.25101110
Paul Collingwood402626.50114000
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesCommonwealth Bank SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season2006/07
Player Of The Series
Ricky Ponting
Ricky Ponting
Paul Collingwood
Paul Collingwood
Series resultEngland won the best-of-3-finals 2-0
Match numberODI no. 2519
Hours of play (local time)14.15 start, First Session 14.15-17.45 Interval 17.45-18.30, Second Session 19.15-22.45
Match days11 February 2007 - daynight(50-over match)
Umpires
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Ian Howell
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Steve Davis
TV Umpire
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Daryl Harper
Reserve Umpire
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Darren Goodger
Match Referee
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Mike Procter
MATCH NOTES
  • England innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 16.0
  • England: 50 runs in 13.3 overs (87 balls), Extras 6
  • Rain: England - 59/1 in 15.0 overs (MB Loye 29, IR Bell 9)
  • Power Play 3: Overs 16.1 - 20.0
  • Rain: England - 79/1 in 18.2 overs (MB Loye 45, IR Bell 11)
  • England: 100 runs in 22.6 overs (145 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: England - 144/4 in 31.0 overs (PD Collingwood 27, A Flintoff 8)
  • England: 150 runs in 32.1 overs (206 balls), Extras 19
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 61 balls (PD Collingwood 26, A Flintoff 16, Ex 9)
  • PD Collingwood: 50 off 67 balls (2 x 4)
  • England: 200 runs in 41.2 overs (261 balls), Extras 19
  • Australia innings
  • Rain: Australia - 39/2 in 6.0 overs (AC Gilchrist 20, MJ Clarke 0)
  • Attendance: 40076
  • Australia: 50 runs in 8.3 overs (58 balls), Extras 7
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 16.0
  • Rain: Australia - 79/5 in 16.2 overs (BJ Hodge 25, SR Watson 13)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 19.5 overs (127 balls), Extras 10
  • Australia: 150 runs in 26.5 overs (170 balls), Extras 11
  • Rain: Australia - 152/8 in 27.0 overs (B Lee 10, NW Bracken 3)
  • One Day International Scorer: Binoy George