result
2nd Test, Adelaide, Dec 1 - 5 2006, England tour of Australia
551/6d & 129
(32.5 ov, target 168)513 & 168/4
Australia won by 6 wickets
Player Of The Match
ricky-ponting
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Strauss c Martyn b Clark1444630031.81
Alastair Cook c †Gilchrist b Clark2757902047.36
Ian Bell c & b Lee601481896040.54
Paul Collingwood c †Gilchrist b Clark20639251516052.55
Kevin Pietersen run out (Ponting)15825737715161.47
Andrew Flintoff (c)not out 38671012156.71
Geraint Jones c Martyn b Warne17100014.28
Ashley Giles not out 2744634061.36
Extras(lb 10, nb 8, w 2)20
TOTAL(168 Ov, RR: 3.27, 707 Mts)551/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (Andrew Strauss, 14.3 ov), 2-45 (Alastair Cook, 20.5 ov), 3-158 (Ian Bell, 61.4 ov), 4-468 (Paul Collingwood, 145.5 ov), 5-489 (Kevin Pietersen, 151.6 ov), 6-491 (Geraint Jones, 154.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee34113914.0814616018
Glenn McGrath30510703.5612810100
Stuart Clark3467532.201593000
Shane Warne53916713.1521915110
Michael Clarke1725303.11631000
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Justin Langer c Pietersen b Flintoff4891050.00
Matthew Hayden c †Jones b Hoggard1230571040.00
Ricky Ponting (c)c †Jones b Hoggard14224535312057.95
Damien Martyn c Bell b Hoggard1133421033.33
Michael Hussey  b Hoggard912122987142.92
Michael Clarke c Giles b Hoggard12422431810055.35
Adam Gilchrist c Bell b Giles64791118081.01
Shane Warne lbw b Hoggard431081574039.81
Brett Lee not out 733470021.21
Stuart Clark  b Hoggard079000.00
Glenn McGrath c †Jones b Anderson12125004.76
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 7, w 1)14
TOTAL(165.3 Ov, RR: 3.09, 718 Mts)513
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Justin Langer, 1.6 ov), 2-35 (Matthew Hayden, 12.6 ov), 3-65 (Damien Martyn, 22.2 ov), 4-257 (Ricky Ponting, 82.6 ov), 5-286 (Michael Hussey, 90.4 ov), 6-384 (Adam Gilchrist, 114.4 ov), 7-502 (Shane Warne, 153.5 ov), 8-505 (Michael Clarke, 157.1 ov), 9-507 (Stuart Clark, 159.2 ov), 10-513 (Glenn McGrath, 165.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Matthew Hoggard42610972.591978000
Andrew Flintoff2658213.151176005
Steve Harmison2559603.8410810112
James Anderson21.338513.958910000
Ashley Giles42710312.451776000
Kevin Pietersen903203.55353000
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Strauss c Hussey b Warne34791253043.03
Alastair Cook c †Gilchrist b Clark935481025.71
Ian Bell run out (Clarke/Warne)2673852035.61
Paul Collingwood not out 221191982018.48
Kevin Pietersen  b Warne2580040.00
Andrew Flintoff (c)c †Gilchrist b Lee22425008.33
Geraint Jones c Hayden b Lee1024411041.66
Ashley Giles c Hayden b Warne0814000.00
Matthew Hoggard  b Warne424270016.66
Steve Harmison lbw b McGrath821250038.09
James Anderson lbw b McGrath12841003.57
Extras(b 3, lb 5, nb 2, w 1)11
TOTAL(73 Ov, RR: 1.76, 324 Mts)129
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Alastair Cook, 10.6 ov), 2-69 (Andrew Strauss, 29.6 ov), 3-70 (Ian Bell, 31.6 ov), 4-73 (Kevin Pietersen, 33.1 ov), 5-77 (Andrew Flintoff, 38.6 ov), 6-94 (Geraint Jones, 48.4 ov), 7-97 (Ashley Giles, 51.6 ov), 8-105 (Matthew Hoggard, 57.5 ov), 9-119 (Steve Harmison, 62.6 ov), 10-129 (James Anderson, 72.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee1833521.94872002
Glenn McGrath1061521.50542010
Shane Warne32124941.531614000
Stuart Clark1342211.69651000
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 168 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Justin Langer c Bell b Hoggard78121087.50
Matthew Hayden c Collingwood b Flintoff18173120105.88
Ricky Ponting (c)c Strauss b Giles4965955075.38
Michael Hussey not out 61661295092.42
Damien Martyn c Strauss b Flintoff54410125.00
Michael Clarke not out 2139470053.84
Extras(b 2, lb 2, nb 2, w 1)7
TOTAL(32.5 Ov, RR: 5.11, 161 Mts)168/4
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Justin Langer, 2.2 ov), 2-33 (Matthew Hayden, 5.4 ov), 3-116 (Ricky Ponting, 21.4 ov), 4-121 (Damien Martyn, 22.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Matthew Hoggard402917.2593000
Andrew Flintoff904424.88354002
Ashley Giles1004614.59293000
Steve Harmison401503.75130010
James Anderson3.502306.00133000
Kevin Pietersen20703.5070000
MATCH DETAILS
Adelaide Oval
TossEngland, 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 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1819
Hours of play (local time)11 start, Lunch 13-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days1,2,3,4,5 December 2006 - day (5-day match)
Umpires
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Rudi Koertzen
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Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
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Steve Davis
Reserve Umpire
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Andrew Willoughby
Match Referee
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Jeff Crowe
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 01 Dec - day 1 - England 1st innings 266/3 (Paul Collingwood 98*, Kevin Pietersen 60*, 90 ov)
Sat, 02 Dec - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 28/1 (Matthew Hayden 12*, Ricky Ponting 11*, 9 ov)
Sun, 03 Dec - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 312/5 (Michael Clarke 30*, Adam Gilchrist 13*, 97 ov)
Mon, 04 Dec - day 4 - England 2nd innings 59/1 (Andrew Strauss 31*, Ian Bell 18*, 19 ov)
Tue, 05 Dec - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 168/4 (32.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • England 1st innings
  • Drinks: England - 32/0 in 14.0 overs (AJ Strauss 14, AN Cook 18)
  • England: 50 runs in 24.1 overs (145 balls), Extras 0
  • Lunch: England - 58/2 in 28.0 overs (IR Bell 9, PD Collingwood 8)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 113 balls (IR Bell 19, PD Collingwood 30, Ex 1)
  • England: 100 runs in 42.4 overs (259 balls), Extras 3
  • Drinks: England - 100/2 in 44.0 overs (IR Bell 23, PD Collingwood 33)
  • PD Collingwood: 50 off 114 balls (4 x 4)
  • IR Bell: 50 off 140 balls (4 x 4)
  • Tea: England - 144/2 in 59.0 overs (IR Bell 50, PD Collingwood 50)
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 233 balls (IR Bell 47, PD Collingwood 50, Ex 3)
  • England: 150 runs in 60.3 overs (366 balls), Extras 3
  • 12th men: SI Mahmood and MG Johnson
  • Attendance: 31458
  • England: 200 runs in 71.1 overs (432 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: England - 205/3 in 72.0 overs (PD Collingwood 73, KP Pietersen 26)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 77 balls (PD Collingwood 20, KP Pietersen 31, Ex 2)
  • KP Pietersen: 50 off 70 balls (4 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • England: 250 runs in 84.4 overs (513 balls), Extras 6
  • New Ball Taken: England 254/3 after 85.1 overs (PD Collingwood 91, KP Pietersen 56)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 156 balls (PD Collingwood 41, KP Pietersen 59, Ex 4)
  • End Of Day: England - 266/3 in 90.0 overs (PD Collingwood 98, KP Pietersen 60)
Day 2
  • PD Collingwood: 100 off 204 balls (7 x 4)
  • England: 300 runs in 98.5 overs (599 balls), Extras 7
  • 4th Wicket: 150 runs in 248 balls (PD Collingwood 55, KP Pietersen 90, Ex 5)
  • Drinks: England - 309/3 in 103.0 overs (PD Collingwood 110, KP Pietersen 90)
  • KP Pietersen: 100 off 149 balls (10 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Lunch: England - 347/3 in 117.0 overs (PD Collingwood 135, KP Pietersen 102)
  • England: 350 runs in 119.2 overs (723 balls), Extras 9
  • 4th Wicket: 200 runs in 373 balls (PD Collingwood 92, KP Pietersen 103, Ex 6)
  • PD Collingwood: 150 off 317 balls (13 x 4)
  • England: 400 runs in 132.5 overs (805 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: England - 400/3 in 133.0 overs (PD Collingwood 162, KP Pietersen 127)
  • 4th Wicket: 250 runs in 445 balls (PD Collingwood 115, KP Pietersen 128, Ex 7)
  • England: 450 runs in 142.2 overs (862 balls), Extras 15
  • PD Collingwood: 200 off 383 balls (16 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 300 runs in 495 balls (PD Collingwood 149, KP Pietersen 139, Ex 12)
  • Tea: England - 468/4 in 145.5 overs (KP Pietersen 146)
  • KP Pietersen: 150 off 246 balls (14 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Attendance: 30321
  • England: 500 runs in 158.2 overs (958 balls), Extras 17
  • Drinks: England - 503/6 in 160.0 overs (A Flintoff 19, AF Giles 1)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 74 balls (A Flintoff 20, AF Giles 25, Ex 5)
  • England: 550 runs in 167.6 overs (1018 balls), Extras 20
  • Australia 1st innings
  • End Of Day: Australia - 28/1 in 9.0 overs (ML Hayden 12, RT Ponting 11)
Day 3
  • Australia: 50 runs in 15.4 overs (98 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: Australia - 65/3 in 22.2 overs (RT Ponting 33)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 34.4 overs (215 balls), Extras 8
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 106 balls (5 x 4)
  • Lunch: Australia - 105/3 in 35.0 overs (RT Ponting 57, MEK Hussey 13)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 117 balls (RT Ponting 31, MEK Hussey 16, Ex 3)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 49.6 overs (307 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: Australia - 151/3 in 50.0 overs (RT Ponting 77, MEK Hussey 39)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 203 balls (RT Ponting 57, MEK Hussey 42, Ex 3)
  • RT Ponting: 100 off 183 balls (8 x 4)
  • Tea: Australia - 185/3 in 63.0 overs (RT Ponting 101, MEK Hussey 49)
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 129 balls (3 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 67.1 overs (410 balls), Extras 8
  • 4th Wicket: 150 runs in 299 balls (RT Ponting 80, MEK Hussey 70, Ex 3)
  • Drinks: Australia - 242/3 in 79.0 overs (RT Ponting 133, MEK Hussey 74)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 81.1 overs (494 balls), Extras 8
  • Attendance: 30075
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 253/3 after 82.1 overs (RT Ponting 141, MEK Hussey 77)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 93.6 overs (571 balls), Extras 9
  • End Of Day: Australia - 312/5 in 97.0 overs (MJ Clarke 30, AC Gilchrist 13)
Day 4
  • Australia 1st innings
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 103 balls (MJ Clarke 23, AC Gilchrist 28, Ex 1)
  • Australia: 350 runs in 110.1 overs (668 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: Australia - 350/5 in 110.5 overs (MJ Clarke 42, AC Gilchrist 38)
  • AC Gilchrist: 50 off 70 balls (5 x 4)
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 88 balls (5 x 4)
  • Australia: 400 runs in 119.3 overs (724 balls), Extras 10
  • Lunch: Australia - 417/6 in 124.0 overs (MJ Clarke 68, SK Warne 12)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 83 balls (MJ Clarke 25, SK Warne 21, Ex 4)
  • Australia: 450 runs in 139.1 overs (843 balls), Extras 14
  • Drinks: Australia - 453/6 in 140.0 overs (MJ Clarke 90, SK Warne 25)
  • MJ Clarke: 100 off 183 balls (9 x 4)
  • 7th Wicket: 100 runs in 205 balls (MJ Clarke 58, SK Warne 38, Ex 4)
  • Australia: 500 runs in 153.4 overs (930 balls), Extras 14
  • Tea: Australia - 502/7 in 153.5 overs (MJ Clarke 121)
  • Attendance: 24552
  • England 2nd innings
  • England: 50 runs in 15.2 overs (92 balls), Extras 0
  • End Of Day: England - 59/1 in 19.0 overs (AJ Strauss 31, IR Bell 18)
Day 5
  • Drinks: England - 73/4 in 33.1 overs (PD Collingwood 0)
  • Lunch: England - 89/5 in 47.0 overs (PD Collingwood 5, GO Jones 5)
  • England: 100 runs in 54.2 overs (328 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: England - 107/8 in 59.0 overs (PD Collingwood 12, SJ Harmison 1)
  • Tea: England - 129/10 in 73.0 overs (PD Collingwood 22)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 9.5 overs (61 balls), Extras 2
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 59 balls (RT Ponting 22, MEK Hussey 23, Ex 5)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 17.4 overs (108 balls), Extras 6
  • Attendance: 20355
  • Drinks: Australia - 114/2 in 21.0 overs (RT Ponting 48, MEK Hussey 35)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 28.5 overs (175 balls), Extras 6
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 54 balls (4 x 4)
  • Test Match Scorer: Binoy George
  • Test Match Commentators: Jenny Thompson, Martin Williamson and Will Luke