result
1st Test, Brisbane, Nov 23 - 27 2006, England tour of Australia
602/9d & 202/1d
(100.1 ov, target 648)157 & 370
Australia won by 277 runs
player of the match
Ricky Ponting
Australia
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Justin Langer c Pietersen b Flintoff829813613083.67
Matthew Hayden c Collingwood b Flintoff2147882044.68
Ricky Ponting (c)lbw b Hoggard19631946424061.44
Damien Martyn c Collingwood b Giles2962792046.77
Michael Hussey  b Flintoff861872578045.98
Michael Clarke c Strauss b Anderson56941535159.57
Adam Gilchrist lbw b Hoggard033000.00
Shane Warne c †Jones b Harmison1726421065.38
Brett Lee not out 4361906070.49
Stuart Clark  b Flintoff39233432169.56
Glenn McGrath not out 817260047.05
Extras(b 2, lb 8, nb 7, w 8)25
TOTAL(155 Ov, RR: 3.88, 690 Mts)602/9d
Fall of wickets: 1-79 (Matthew Hayden, 18.3 ov), 2-141 (Justin Langer, 28.5 ov), 3-198 (Damien Martyn, 47.2 ov), 4-407 (Michael Hussey, 108.4 ov), 5-467 (Ricky Ponting, 126.3 ov), 6-467 (Adam Gilchrist, 126.6 ov), 7-500 (Shane Warne, 135.3 ov), 8-528 (Michael Clarke, 141.3 ov), 9-578 (Stuart Clark, 149.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Steve Harmison30412314.0912912061
Matthew Hoggard3159823.1614310001
James Anderson29614114.8612420210
Andrew Flintoff3049943.301288013
Ashley Giles2529113.64958100
Ian Bell1012012.0032002
Kevin Pietersen912803.11331000
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Strauss c Hussey b McGrath1221252057.14
Alastair Cook c Warne b McGrath1115271073.33
Ian Bell c Ponting b Clark501622285030.86
Paul Collingwood c †Gilchrist b Clark513241038.46
Kevin Pietersen lbw b McGrath1644721036.36
Andrew Flintoff (c)c †Gilchrist b Lee034000.00
Geraint Jones lbw b McGrath1957902033.33
Ashley Giles c Hayden b McGrath2439614061.53
Matthew Hoggard c †Gilchrist b Clark0612000.00
Steve Harmison c †Gilchrist b McGrath055000.00
James Anderson not out 2890025.00
Extras(b 2, lb 8, nb 6, w 2)18
TOTAL(61.1 Ov, RR: 2.56, 283 Mts)157
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Andrew Strauss, 5.4 ov), 2-28 (Alastair Cook, 5.5 ov), 3-42 (Paul Collingwood, 10.6 ov), 4-78 (Kevin Pietersen, 27.4 ov), 5-79 (Andrew Flintoff, 28.3 ov), 6-126 (Geraint Jones, 49.2 ov), 7-149 (Ian Bell, 56.2 ov), 8-153 (Matthew Hoggard, 58.2 ov), 9-154 (Steve Harmison, 59.2 ov), 10-157 (Ashley Giles, 61.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee1535113.40725025
Glenn McGrath23.185062.151176001
Stuart Clark1452131.50722000
Shane Warne902502.77393000
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Justin Langer not out 1001461999068.49
Matthew Hayden run out (Anderson/†Jones)3741676090.24
Ricky Ponting (c)not out 60851314070.58
Extras(lb 4, nb 1)5
TOTAL(45.1 Ov, RR: 4.47, 199 Mts)202/1d
Fall of wickets: 1-68 (Matthew Hayden, 15.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Matthew Hoggard1124303.90466000
James Anderson915406.00266000
Andrew Flintoff521102.20251001
Steve Harmison12.115404.43403000
Ashley Giles502204.40192000
Kevin Pietersen301404.6680000
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 648 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Strauss c sub (RA Broad) b Clark1131511035.48
Alastair Cook c Hussey b Warne43941284045.74
Ian Bell lbw b Warne0411000.00
Paul Collingwood st †Gilchrist b Warne9615521613261.93
Kevin Pietersen c Martyn b Lee9215522714059.35
Andrew Flintoff (c)c Langer b Warne1626374061.53
Geraint Jones  b McGrath3348685068.75
Ashley Giles c Warne b Clark2338553060.52
Matthew Hoggard c Warne b Clark835491022.85
Steve Harmison c McGrath b Clark1318312072.22
James Anderson not out 4871050.00
Extras(b 8, lb 10, nb 11, w 2)31
TOTAL(100.1 Ov, RR: 3.69, 445 Mts)370
Fall of wickets: 1-29 (Andrew Strauss, 10.4 ov), 2-36 (Ian Bell, 13.2 ov), 3-91 (Alastair Cook, 29.2 ov), 4-244 (Paul Collingwood, 63.3 ov), 5-271 (Andrew Flintoff, 71.4 ov), 6-293 (Kevin Pietersen, 80.4 ov), 7-326 (Geraint Jones, 87.1 ov), 8-346 (Ashley Giles, 92.5 ov), 9-361 (Matthew Hoggard, 98.2 ov), 10-370 (Steve Harmison, 100.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee2219814.459711117
Glenn McGrath1935312.78948003
Stuart Clark24.167242.9711210000
Shane Warne34712443.6415216111
Michael Hussey10505.0041000
MATCH DETAILS
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season2006/07
Player Of The Match
Ricky Ponting
Ricky Ponting
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1817
Hours of play (local time)10.00 - 12.00, 12.40 - 14.40, 15.00 - 17.00
Match days23,24,25,26,27 November 2006 - day(5-day match)
Umpires
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Billy Bowden
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Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
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Peter Parker
Reserve Umpire
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Bruce Oxenford
Match Referee
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Jeff Crowe
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 23 Nov - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 346/3 (Ricky Ponting 137*, Michael Hussey 63*, 90 ov)
Fri, 24 Nov - day 2 -England 1st innings 53/3 (Ian Bell 13*, Kevin Pietersen 6*, 17 ov)
Sat, 25 Nov - day 3 -Australia 2nd innings 181/1 (Justin Langer 88*, Ricky Ponting 51*, 40 ov)
Sun, 26 Nov - day 4 -England 2nd innings 293/5 (Kevin Pietersen 92*, Geraint Jones 12*, 80 ov)
Mon, 27 Nov - day 5 -England 2nd innings 370/10 (100.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 10.2 overs (63 balls), Extras 1
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 63 balls (JL Langer 37, ML Hayden 13, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: Australia - 57/0 in 13.0 overs (JL Langer 38, ML Hayden 16)
  • JL Langer: 50 off 66 balls (8 x 4)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 23.1 overs (144 balls), Extras 9
  • Lunch: Australia - 109/1 in 25.0 overs (JL Langer 68, RT Ponting 11)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 55 balls (JL Langer 30, RT Ponting 19, Ex 2)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 33.5 overs (208 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: Australia - 169/2 in 38.0 overs (RT Ponting 44, DR Martyn 11)
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 65 balls (8 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 98 balls (RT Ponting 22, DR Martyn 27, Ex 2)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 48.6 overs (301 balls), Extras 12
  • Tea: Australia - 217/3 in 52.0 overs (RT Ponting 63, MEK Hussey 10)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 75 balls (RT Ponting 28, MEK Hussey 22, Ex 0)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 60.4 overs (372 balls), Extras 13
  • RT Ponting: 100 off 136 balls (15 x 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 286/3 in 68.0 overs (RT Ponting 105, MEK Hussey 35)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 146 balls (RT Ponting 55, MEK Hussey 43, Ex 2)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 71.6 overs (441 balls), Extras 14
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 94 balls (4 x 4)
  • 12th men: Mitchell Johnson and Sajid Mahmood
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 332/3 after 84.1 overs (RT Ponting 128, MEK Hussey 58)
  • Attendance: 39288
  • End Of Day: Australia - 346/3 in 90.0 overs (RT Ponting 137, MEK Hussey 63)
Day 2
  • Australia: 350 runs in 90.6 overs (555 balls), Extras 15
  • 4th Wicket: 150 runs in 264 balls (RT Ponting 83, MEK Hussey 66, Ex 3)
  • RT Ponting: 150 off 235 balls (17 x 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 389/3 in 104.0 overs (RT Ponting 157, MEK Hussey 79)
  • 4th Wicket: 200 runs in 357 balls (RT Ponting 109, MEK Hussey 82, Ex 9)
  • Australia: 400 runs in 106.1 overs (650 balls), Extras 21
  • Lunch: Australia - 427/4 in 116.0 overs (RT Ponting 177, MJ Clarke 10)
  • Australia: 450 runs in 122.2 overs (748 balls), Extras 22
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 90 balls (RT Ponting 23, MJ Clarke 27, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: Australia - 476/6 in 130.0 overs (MJ Clarke 34, SK Warne 6)
  • Australia: 500 runs in 134.3 overs (821 balls), Extras 23
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 86 balls (4 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Tea: Australia - 528/8 in 141.3 overs (B Lee 16)
  • Australia: 550 runs in 145.1 overs (886 balls), Extras 25
  • 9th Wicket: 50 runs in 44 balls (B Lee 11, SR Clark 39, Ex 0)
  • Australia: 600 runs in 154.5 overs (944 balls), Extras 25
  • England 1st innings
  • England: 50 runs in 13.3 overs (83 balls), Extras 6
  • Attendance: 39315
  • End Of Day: England - 53/3 in 17.0 overs (IR Bell 13, KP Pietersen 6)
Day 3
  • Drinks: England - 83/5 in 30.0 overs (IR Bell 23, GO Jones 2)
  • England: 100 runs in 35.2 overs (218 balls), Extras 14
  • Lunch: England - 118/5 in 45.0 overs (IR Bell 41, GO Jones 19)
  • IR Bell: 50 off 155 balls (5 x 4)
  • England: 150 runs in 57.2 overs (352 balls), Extras 18
  • Drinks: England - 153/7 in 58.0 overs (AF Giles 22, MJ Hoggard 0)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Tea: Australia - 33/0 in 7.0 overs (JL Langer 7, ML Hayden 25)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 9.3 overs (57 balls), Extras 2
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 57 balls (JL Langer 17, ML Hayden 31, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: Australia - 83/1 in 20.0 overs (JL Langer 32, RT Ponting 10)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 24.1 overs (146 balls), Extras 5
  • JL Langer: 50 off 85 balls (5 x 4)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 76 balls (JL Langer 28, RT Ponting 21, Ex 1)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 34.1 overs (206 balls), Extras 5
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 126 balls (JL Langer 56, RT Ponting 44, Ex 1)
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 65 balls (3 x 4)
  • Attendance: 38719
  • End Of Day: Australia - 181/1 in 40.0 overs (JL Langer 88, RT Ponting 51)
Day 4
  • Australia: 200 runs in 44.5 overs (270 balls), Extras 5
  • JL Langer: 100 off 146 balls (8 x 4)
  • England 2nd innings
  • Lunch: England - 43/2 in 19.0 overs (AN Cook 25, PD Collingwood 3)
  • England: 50 runs in 20.6 overs (129 balls), Extras 4
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 83 balls (AN Cook 19, PD Collingwood 31, Ex 0)
  • England: 100 runs in 32.4 overs (199 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: England - 103/3 in 34.0 overs (PD Collingwood 39, KP Pietersen 6)
  • PD Collingwood: 50 off 86 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 88 balls (PD Collingwood 23, KP Pietersen 16, Ex 11)
  • England: 150 runs in 45.2 overs (280 balls), Extras 15
  • Tea: England - 150/3 in 46.0 overs (PD Collingwood 56, KP Pietersen 25)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 159 balls (PD Collingwood 45, KP Pietersen 47, Ex 11)
  • KP Pietersen: 50 off 81 balls (10 x 4)
  • England: 200 runs in 55.5 overs (343 balls), Extras 15
  • Drinks: England - 230/3 in 61.0 overs (PD Collingwood 91, KP Pietersen 65)
  • 4th Wicket: 150 runs in 205 balls (PD Collingwood 61, KP Pietersen 74, Ex 16)
  • England: 250 runs in 64.1 overs (395 balls), Extras 21
  • Attendance: 37056
  • End Of Day: England - 293/5 in 80.0 overs (KP Pietersen 92, GO Jones 12)
Day 5
  • New Ball Taken: England 293/5 after 80.2 overs (KP Pietersen 92, GO Jones 12)
  • England: 300 runs in 82.2 overs (504 balls), Extras 23
  • Drinks: England - 346/8 in 92.5 overs (MJ Hoggard 2)
  • England: 350 runs in 94.1 overs (578 balls), Extras 30
  • Attendance: 10349
  • Total Attendance: 164747
  • Test Match Scorer: Binoy George
  • Test Match Commentators: Jenny Thompson, Martin Williamson and Will Luke