result
3rd Test, Perth, Dec 14 - 18 2006, England tour of Australia
244 & 527/5d
(122.2 ov, target 557)215 & 350
Australia won by 206 runs
player of the match
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Justin Langer  b Panesar37681166054.41
Matthew Hayden c †Jones b Hoggard2433483072.72
Ricky Ponting (c)lbw b Harmison211190018.18
Michael Hussey not out 7416224410045.67
Michael Clarke c & b Harmison3767624055.22
Andrew Symonds c †Jones b Panesar2630392286.66
Adam Gilchrist c Bell b Panesar047000.00
Shane Warne c †Jones b Panesar25223230113.63
Brett Lee lbw b Panesar1025322040.00
Stuart Clark  b Harmison35130060.00
Glenn McGrath c Cook b Harmison1240050.00
Extras(nb 4, w 1)5
TOTAL(71 Ov, RR: 3.43, 313 Mts)244
Fall of wickets: 1-47 (Matthew Hayden, 10.3 ov), 2-54 (Ricky Ponting, 13.3 ov), 3-69 (Justin Langer, 24.1 ov), 4-121 (Michael Clarke, 40.4 ov), 5-172 (Andrew Symonds, 49.6 ov), 6-172 (Adam Gilchrist, 51.4 ov), 7-214 (Shane Warne, 59.1 ov), 8-234 (Brett Lee, 67.6 ov), 9-242 (Stuart Clark, 70.3 ov), 10-244 (Glenn McGrath, 70.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Matthew Hoggard1224013.33545000
Andrew Flintoff923604.00447003
Steve Harmison1944842.52844010
Monty Panesar2449253.83999200
Sajid Mahmood722804.00325000
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Strauss c †Gilchrist b Clark42711016059.15
Alastair Cook c Langer b McGrath15152620100.00
Ian Bell c †Gilchrist b Lee025000.00
Paul Collingwood c Hayden b McGrath1133451033.33
Kevin Pietersen c Symonds b Lee701231808156.91
Andrew Flintoff (c)c Warne b Symonds1331462041.93
Geraint Jones c Langer b Symonds0411000.00
Sajid Mahmood c †Gilchrist b Clark1018241055.55
Matthew Hoggard c Hayden b Warne439470010.25
Steve Harmison c Lee b Clark2333563069.69
Monty Panesar not out 1626413061.53
Extras(nb 10, w 1)11
TOTAL(64.1 Ov, RR: 3.35, 301 Mts)215
Fall of wickets: 1-36 (Alastair Cook, 5.6 ov), 2-37 (Ian Bell, 6.6 ov), 3-55 (Paul Collingwood, 17.2 ov), 4-82 (Andrew Strauss, 24.2 ov), 5-107 (Andrew Flintoff, 33.4 ov), 6-114 (Geraint Jones, 35.6 ov), 7-128 (Sajid Mahmood, 40.6 ov), 8-155 (Matthew Hoggard, 51.6 ov), 9-175 (Kevin Pietersen, 54.5 ov), 10-215 (Steve Harmison, 64.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee1816923.838410006
Glenn McGrath1854822.66895004
Stuart Clark15.134933.23686010
Shane Warne904114.55324100
Andrew Symonds41822.00201000
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Justin Langer  b Hoggard011000.00
Matthew Hayden c Collingwood b Panesar9215925212057.86
Ricky Ponting (c)c †Jones b Harmison751281949058.59
Michael Hussey c †Jones b Panesar10315622412066.02
Michael Clarke not out 13516425117182.31
Andrew Symonds c Collingwood b Panesar2690033.33
Adam Gilchrist not out 10259103124172.88
Extras(lb 15, nb 1, w 2)18
TOTAL(112 Ov, RR: 4.70, 514 Mts)527/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Justin Langer, 0.1 ov), 2-144 (Ricky Ponting, 39.4 ov), 3-206 (Matthew Hayden, 58.4 ov), 4-357 (Michael Hussey, 89.3 ov), 5-365 (Andrew Symonds, 91.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Matthew Hoggard2048514.258411100
Andrew Flintoff1927604.008110000
Steve Harmison24311614.839719000
Monty Panesar34314534.2613013400
Sajid Mahmood1005905.90345021
Kevin Pietersen513106.20174000
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 557 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Strauss lbw b Lee042000.00
Alastair Cook c †Gilchrist b McGrath1162903899040.00
Ian Bell c Langer b Warne871632348253.37
Paul Collingwood c †Gilchrist b Clark536450013.88
Kevin Pietersen not out 601502436040.00
Matthew Hoggard  b McGrath022000.00
Andrew Flintoff (c) b Warne5167968176.11
Geraint Jones run out (Ponting)0711000.00
Sajid Mahmood lbw b Clark410140040.00
Steve Harmison lbw b Warne013000.00
Monty Panesar  b Warne1980011.11
Extras(b 7, lb 8, nb 5, w 6)26
TOTAL(122.2 Ov, RR: 2.86, 529 Mts)350
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Andrew Strauss, 0.4 ov), 2-170 (Ian Bell, 56.6 ov), 3-185 (Paul Collingwood, 69.3 ov), 4-261 (Alastair Cook, 93.2 ov), 5-261 (Matthew Hoggard, 93.4 ov), 6-336 (Andrew Flintoff, 114.5 ov), 7-336 (Geraint Jones, 116.6 ov), 8-345 (Sajid Mahmood, 119.6 ov), 9-346 (Steve Harmison, 120.2 ov), 10-350 (Monty Panesar, 122.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee2237513.40976101
Glenn McGrath2796122.251397014
Stuart Clark2575622.241217000
Shane Warne39.2611542.9217410200
Andrew Symonds912803.11391010
MATCH DETAILS
Western Australia Cricket Association Ground, Perth
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season2006/07
Player Of The Match
Michael Hussey
Michael Hussey
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 1821
Hours of play (local time)11.30 start, Lunch 13.30-14.10, Tea 16.10-16.30, Close 18.30
Match days14,15,16,17,18 December 2006 - day (5-day match)
Umpires
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Aleem Dar
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Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
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Steve Davis
Reserve Umpire
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Andrew Craig
Match Referee
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Jeff Crowe
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 14 Dec - day 1 - England 1st innings 51/2 (Andrew Strauss 24*, Paul Collingwood 10*, 14 ov)
Fri, 15 Dec - day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 119/1 (Matthew Hayden 57*, Ricky Ponting 57*, 36 ov)
Sat, 16 Dec - day 3 - England 2nd innings 19/1 (Alastair Cook 7*, Ian Bell 9*, 6 ov)
Sun, 17 Dec - day 4 - England 2nd innings 265/5 (Kevin Pietersen 37*, Andrew Flintoff 2*, 96 ov)
Mon, 18 Dec - day 5 - England 2nd innings 350 (122.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 12.3 overs (77 balls), Extras 3
  • Drinks: Australia - 54/1 in 13.0 overs (JL Langer 25, RT Ponting 2)
  • Lunch: Australia - 69/3 in 24.1 overs (MEK Hussey 2)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 34.2 overs (209 balls), Extras 4
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 93 balls (MEK Hussey 15, MJ Clarke 35, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: Australia - 121/4 in 40.4 overs (MEK Hussey 17)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 46.4 overs (283 balls), Extras 4
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 51 balls (MEK Hussey 24, A Symonds 26, Ex 0)
  • Tea: Australia - 184/6 in 54.0 overs (MEK Hussey 46, SK Warne 8)
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 107 balls (8 x 4)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 56.4 overs (343 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: Australia - 234/8 in 68.0 overs (MEK Hussey 69)
  • England 1st innings
  • Attendance: 24175
  • England: 50 runs in 13.1 overs (81 balls), Extras 2
  • End Of Day: England - 51/2 in 14.0 overs (AJ Strauss 24, PD Collingwood 10)
Day 2
  • Drinks: England - 87/4 in 27.0 overs (KP Pietersen 11, A Flintoff 3)
  • England: 100 runs in 31.5 overs (197 balls), Extras 6
  • Lunch: England - 122/6 in 39.0 overs (KP Pietersen 27, SI Mahmood 6)
  • England: 150 runs in 48.1 overs (299 balls), Extras 10
  • KP Pietersen: 50 off 108 balls (6 x 4)
  • Drinks: England - 155/8 in 52.0 overs (KP Pietersen 50)
  • England: 200 runs in 60.2 overs (373 balls), Extras 11
  • Tea: England - 215/10 in 64.1 overs (MS Panesar 16)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 12.1 overs (73 balls), Extras 1
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 72 balls (ML Hayden 29, RT Ponting 21, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: Australia - 68/1 in 18.0 overs (ML Hayden 34, RT Ponting 33)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 26.1 overs (158 balls), Extras 4
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 85 balls (7 x 4)
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 157 balls (ML Hayden 49, RT Ponting 50, Ex 4)
  • Attendance: 24268
  • ML Hayden: 50 off 77 balls (8 x 4)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 119/1 in 36.0 overs (ML Hayden 57, RT Ponting 57)
Day 3
  • Australia: 150 runs in 43.3 overs (262 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: Australia - 155/2 in 45.0 overs (ML Hayden 65, MEK Hussey 8)
  • Drinks: Australia - 184/2 in 55.0 overs (ML Hayden 86, MEK Hussey 16)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 108 balls (ML Hayden 22, MEK Hussey 28, Ex 2)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 57.6 overs (349 balls), Extras 7
  • Lunch: Australia - 220/3 in 63.0 overs (MEK Hussey 43, MJ Clarke 3)
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 93 balls (6 x 4)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 70.4 overs (425 balls), Extras 7
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 74 balls (MEK Hussey 21, MJ Clarke 29, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: Australia - 270/3 in 74.0 overs (MEK Hussey 67, MJ Clarke 29)
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 295/3 after 80.1 overs (MEK Hussey 77, MJ Clarke 43)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 81.2 overs (490 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: Australia - 300/3 in 82.0 overs (MEK Hussey 78, MJ Clarke 47)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 150 balls (MEK Hussey 54, MJ Clarke 48, Ex 1)
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 76 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • MEK Hussey: 100 off 148 balls (12 x 4)
  • Australia: 350 runs in 87.6 overs (530 balls), Extras 12
  • 4th Wicket: 150 runs in 185 balls (MEK Hussey 71, MJ Clarke 73, Ex 7)
  • Tea: Australia - 357/4 in 89.3 overs (MJ Clarke 73)
  • MJ Clarke: 100 off 130 balls (13 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Australia: 400 runs in 99.1 overs (597 balls), Extras 14
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 55 balls (MJ Clarke 21, AC Gilchrist 29, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: Australia - 420/5 in 102.0 overs (MJ Clarke 100, AC Gilchrist 32)
  • AC Gilchrist: 50 off 40 balls (8 x 4)
  • Australia: 450 runs in 106.3 overs (641 balls), Extras 17
  • 6th Wicket: 100 runs in 90 balls (MJ Clarke 27, AC Gilchrist 73, Ex 3)
  • Australia: 500 runs in 109.1 overs (658 balls), Extras 18
  • 6th Wicket: 150 runs in 112 balls (MJ Clarke 50, AC Gilchrist 97, Ex 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 518/5 in 111.0 overs (MJ Clarke 130, AC Gilchrist 98)
  • AC Gilchrist: 100 off 57 balls (12 x 4, 4 x 6)
  • England 2nd innings
  • End Of Day: England - 19/1 in 6.0 overs (AN Cook 7, IR Bell 9)
  • Attendance: 22006
Day 4
  • Drinks: England - 40/1 in 15.0 overs (AN Cook 17, IR Bell 17)
  • England: 50 runs in 18.6 overs (119 balls), Extras 7
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 115 balls (AN Cook 18, IR Bell 30, Ex 7)
  • IR Bell: 50 off 83 balls (5 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Lunch: England - 99/1 in 34.0 overs (AN Cook 37, IR Bell 54)
  • England: 100 runs in 34.2 overs (212 balls), Extras 8
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 208 balls (AN Cook 38, IR Bell 54, Ex 8)
  • AN Cook: 50 off 129 balls (7 x 4)
  • Drinks: England - 144/1 in 50.0 overs (AN Cook 64, IR Bell 72)
  • England: 150 runs in 52.3 overs (321 balls), Extras 8
  • 2nd Wicket: 150 runs in 317 balls (AN Cook 70, IR Bell 75, Ex 8)
  • Tea: England - 180/2 in 65.0 overs (AN Cook 80, PD Collingwood 4)
  • England: 200 runs in 72.5 overs (443 balls), Extras 13
  • Drinks: England - 226/3 in 80.0 overs (AN Cook 99, KP Pietersen 17)
  • AN Cook: 100 off 257 balls (8 x 4)
  • New Ball Taken: England 230/3 after 83.2 overs (AN Cook 102, KP Pietersen 18)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 101 balls (AN Cook 22, KP Pietersen 21, Ex 9)
  • England: 250 runs in 89.5 overs (546 balls), Extras 18
  • End Of Day: England - 265/5 in 96.0 overs (KP Pietersen 37, A Flintoff 2)
  • Attendance: 20703
Day 5
  • England: 300 runs in 105.3 overs (640 balls), Extras 19
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 83 balls (KP Pietersen 9, A Flintoff 40, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: England - 316/5 in 110.0 overs (KP Pietersen 46, A Flintoff 43)
  • KP Pietersen: 50 off 123 balls (6 x 4)
  • A Flintoff: 50 off 64 balls (8 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Lunch: England - 349/9 in 122.0 overs (KP Pietersen 59, MS Panesar 1)
  • England: 350 runs in 122.1 overs (740 balls), Extras 26
  • Attendance: 12288
  • Test Match Scorer: Binoy George
  • Test Match Commentators: Jenny Thompson and Will Luke