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RESULT
4th Test, Melbourne, December 26 - 30, 2002, England tour of Australia
(T:107) 551/6d & 107/5
(f/o) 270 & 387

Australia won by 5 wickets

Player Of The Match
250 & 24
justin-langer
Australia 1st Innings
England 1st Innings
England 2nd Innings (Following on)
Australia 2nd Innings
Match Flow
Info
Australia 1st Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
c Caddick b Dawson25040757830161.42
c Crawley b Caddick10214918910368.45
b White2132403065.62
c Trescothick b White1730383056.66
c †Foster b White7711715915065.81
not out 621411604043.97
b Dawson1690016.66
Extras(lb 11, nb 5, w 5)21
TOTAL146 Ov (RR: 3.77, 588 Mins)551/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-195 (Matthew Hayden, 44.2 ov), 2-235 (Ricky Ponting, 53.5 ov), 3-265 (Damien Martyn, 63.6 ov), 4-394 (Steve Waugh, 103.3 ov), 5-545 (Justin Langer, 143.5 ov), 6-551 (Adam Gilchrist, 145.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
36612613.5016416013
44.2 to ML Hayden, . 195/1
36710803.0016914101
33513334.0314014201
53.5 to RT Ponting, . 235/2
63.6 to DR Martyn, . 265/3
103.3 to SR Waugh, . 394/4
28112124.3210714100
143.5 to JL Langer, . 545/5
145.6 to AC Gilchrist, . 551/6
1325204.00577040
England 1st Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
c †Gilchrist b Lee3775936149.33
b McGrath1117262064.70
lbw b Gillespie25781113032.05
c Hayden b MacGill2458873041.37
c Love b MacGill618221033.33
lbw b Lee024000.00
c Langer b Gillespie1745612037.77
not out 851341829363.43
lbw b Waugh1976760025.00
b Gillespie1730301156.66
c †Gilchrist b Gillespie214160014.28
Extras(b 3, lb 10, nb 14)27
TOTAL89.3 Ov (RR: 3.01, 364 Mins)270
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Michael Vaughan, 6.2 ov), 2-73 (Marcus Trescothick, 22.4 ov), 3-94 (Mark Butcher, 32.1 ov), 4-111 (Richard Dawson, 37.6 ov), 5-113 (Rob Key, 38.4 ov), 6-118 (Nasser Hussain, 41.6 ov), 7-172 (John Crawley, 54.2 ov), 8-227 (James Foster, 76.5 ov), 9-264 (Andy Caddick, 85.5 ov), 10-270 (Steve Harmison, 89.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
1654112.56815002
6.2 to MP Vaughan, . 13/1
16.372541.51873001
32.1 to MA Butcher, . 94/3
54.2 to JP Crawley, . 172/7
85.5 to AR Caddick, . 264/9
89.3 to SJ Harmison, . 270/10
361010823.001686500
37.6 to RKJ Dawson, . 111/4
41.6 to N Hussain, . 118/6
1747024.118211007
22.4 to ME Trescothick, . 73/2
38.4 to RWT Key, . 113/5
401313.25171000
76.5 to JS Foster, . 227/8
England 2nd Innings (Following on) 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
lbw b MacGill3746685180.43
c Love b MacGill14521827719366.51
c Love b Gillespie629360020.68
c & b McGrath2370913032.85
c Ponting b Gillespie521091277047.70
b Lee331051373031.42
c †Gilchrist b MacGill2162953033.87
c Love b MacGill613221046.15
not out 1545572033.33
c Waugh b MacGill1019271052.63
b Gillespie715111046.66
Extras(b 3, lb 21, nb 6, w 2)32
TOTAL120.4 Ov (RR: 3.20, 477 Mins)387
Fall of wickets: 1-67 (Marcus Trescothick, 15.6 ov), 2-89 (Mark Butcher, 24.6 ov), 3-169 (Nasser Hussain, 48.5 ov), 4-236 (Michael Vaughan, 69.4 ov), 5-287 (Rob Key, 81.1 ov), 6-342 (John Crawley, 104.5 ov), 7-342 (Craig White, 105.3 ov), 8-356 (James Foster, 109.5 ov), 9-378 (Andy Caddick, 117.5 ov), 10-387 (Steve Harmison, 120.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
1954412.31946000
48.5 to N Hussain, . 169/3
24.467132.871167100
24.6 to MA Butcher, . 89/2
81.1 to RWT Key, . 287/5
120.4 to SJ Harmison, . 387/10
481015253.1622420300
15.6 to ME Trescothick, . 67/1
69.4 to MP Vaughan, . 236/4
105.3 to C White, . 342/7
109.5 to JS Foster, . 356/8
117.5 to AR Caddick, . 378/9
2748713.2212511026
104.5 to JP Crawley, . 342/6
20904.5071000
Australia 2nd Innings (T: 107 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
lbw b Caddick2456921042.85
c sub (AJ Tudor) b Caddick12100050.00
c †Foster b Harmison3035413185.71
c †Foster b Harmison033000.00
c Butcher b Caddick1425302056.00
not out 614250042.85
not out 1013202076.92
Extras(b 8, lb 5, nb 9)22
TOTAL23.1 Ov (RR: 4.61, 113 Mins)107/5
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Matthew Hayden, 2.1 ov), 2-58 (Ricky Ponting, 11.2 ov), 3-58 (Damien Martyn, 11.5 ov), 4-83 (Steve Waugh, 18.1 ov), 5-90 (Justin Langer, 18.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
1215134.25535102
2.1 to ML Hayden, . 8/1
18.1 to SR Waugh, . 83/4
18.5 to JL Langer, . 90/5
11.114323.85503007
11.2 to RT Ponting, . 58/2
11.5 to DR Martyn, . 58/3
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Thu, 26 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 356/3 (Justin Langer 146*, Steve Waugh 62*, 90 ov)
Fri, 27 Dec - day 2 - England 1st innings 97/3 (Nasser Hussain 17*, Richard Dawson 0*, 34 ov)
Sat, 28 Dec - day 3 - England 2nd innings 111/2 (Michael Vaughan 55*, Nasser Hussain 8*, 34 ov)
Sun, 29 Dec - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 8/0 (Justin Langer 4*, Matthew Hayden 1*, 2 ov)
Mon, 30 Dec - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 107/5 (23.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH FLOW
General
Day 1
Day 2
Day 3
Day 4
Day 5
  • Australia-2 50 (10.2 overs, 48 minutes)
  • Australia-2 Langer/Ponting 50 partnership (41 minutes, 52 balls)
  • Crowd Day 5: 18666
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
Series
Season2002/03
Player Of The Match
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 4-0
Match numberTest no. 1634
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Umpires
TV Umpire
Match Referee