result
5th Test, Sydney, Jan 2 - 5 2007, England tour of Australia
291 & 147
(10.5 ov, target 46)393 & 46/0
Australia won by 10 wickets
player of the match
Stuart Clark
Australia
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Strauss c †Gilchrist b Lee2952643055.76
Alastair Cook c †Gilchrist b Clark2047882042.55
Ian Bell  b McGrath711531948046.40
Kevin Pietersen c Hussey b McGrath411041621039.42
Paul Collingwood c †Gilchrist b McGrath27731194036.98
Andrew Flintoff (c)c †Gilchrist b Clark8914219511162.67
Chris Read c †Gilchrist b Lee29130022.22
Sajid Mahmood c Hayden b Lee012000.00
Steve Harmison lbw b Clark22451008.33
Monty Panesar lbw b Warne01420000.00
James Anderson not out 056000.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 2, w 3)10
TOTAL(103.4 Ov, RR: 2.80, 462 Mts)291
Fall of wickets: 1-45 (Andrew Strauss, 14.2 ov), 2-58 (Alastair Cook, 19.1 ov), 3-166 (Kevin Pietersen, 58.3 ov), 4-167 (Ian Bell, 60.1 ov), 5-245 (Paul Collingwood, 85.6 ov), 6-258 (Chris Read, 88.5 ov), 7-258 (Sajid Mahmood, 88.6 ov), 8-282 (Steve Harmison, 98.6 ov), 9-291 (Andrew Flintoff, 102.1 ov), 10-291 (Monty Panesar, 103.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath2986732.311477002
Brett Lee2257533.40988010
Stuart Clark2466232.581176120
Shane Warne22.416913.04937000
Andrew Symonds621302.16260000
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Justin Langer c †Read b Anderson2627414096.29
Matthew Hayden c Collingwood b Harmison33771135042.85
Ricky Ponting (c)run out (Anderson)4572966062.50
Michael Hussey c †Read b Anderson371001203137.00
Michael Clarke c †Read b Harmison1124391045.83
Andrew Symonds  b Panesar48951386050.52
Adam Gilchrist c †Read b Anderson62721188086.11
Shane Warne st †Read b Panesar716511492109.23
Brett Lee c †Read b Flintoff510141050.00
Stuart Clark c Pietersen b Mahmood3541551085.36
Glenn McGrath not out 036000.00
Extras(lb 10, nb 6, w 4)20
TOTAL(96.3 Ov, RR: 4.07, 432 Mts)393
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Justin Langer, 9.3 ov), 2-100 (Matthew Hayden, 25.3 ov), 3-118 (Ricky Ponting, 32.3 ov), 4-155 (Michael Clarke, 43.1 ov), 5-190 (Michael Hussey, 56.2 ov), 6-260 (Andrew Symonds, 73.1 ov), 7-318 (Adam Gilchrist, 80.3 ov), 8-325 (Brett Lee, 83.3 ov), 9-393 (Stuart Clark, 95.3 ov), 10-393 (Shane Warne, 96.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Andrew Flintoff1725613.29776013
James Anderson2689833.7611712110
Steve Harmison2358023.47997021
Sajid Mahmood1115915.36438002
Monty Panesar19.309024.61739200
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Strauss lbw b Clark2445683053.33
Alastair Cook c †Gilchrist b Lee48111050.00
Ian Bell c †Gilchrist b Lee2851855054.90
Kevin Pietersen c †Gilchrist b McGrath29951393030.52
Paul Collingwood c Hayden b Clark1736673047.22
Andrew Flintoff (c)st †Gilchrist b Warne721311033.33
Monty Panesar run out (Symonds)01927000.00
Chris Read c Ponting b Lee417261023.52
Sajid Mahmood  b McGrath411131036.36
Steve Harmison not out 1626422061.53
James Anderson c Hussey b McGrath522371022.72
Extras(b 2, lb 3, nb 3, w 1)9
TOTAL(58 Ov, RR: 2.53, 278 Mts)147
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Alastair Cook, 2.3 ov), 2-55 (Andrew Strauss, 14.3 ov), 3-64 (Ian Bell, 20.5 ov), 4-98 (Paul Collingwood, 34.6 ov), 5-113 (Andrew Flintoff, 41.3 ov), 6-114 (Kevin Pietersen, 43.3 ov), 7-114 (Monty Panesar, 47.2 ov), 8-122 (Chris Read, 48.6 ov), 9-123 (Sajid Mahmood, 49.6 ov), 10-147 (James Anderson, 57.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee1453932.78696011
Glenn McGrath21113831.801146001
Stuart Clark1242922.41553001
Shane Warne612313.83264000
Andrew Symonds521302.60252000
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 46 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Justin Langer not out 2043442046.51
Matthew Hayden not out 23224421104.54
Extras(lb 3)3
TOTAL(10.5 Ov, RR: 4.24, 44 Mts)46
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
James Anderson401203.00192000
Steve Harmison511302.60200000
Sajid Mahmood1.501809.8152100
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season2006/07
Player Of The Match
Stuart Clark
Stuart Clark
Player Of The Series
Ricky Ponting
Ricky Ponting
Series resultAustralia won the 5-match series 5-0
Match numberTest no. 1826
Hours of play (local time)10am start, Lunch 12.30-1.10pm, Tea 3.10-3.30pm, Close 6.30pm
Match days2,3,4,5 January 2007 - day(5-day match)
Umpires
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Aleem Dar
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Billy Bowden
TV Umpire
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Peter Parker
Reserve Umpire
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Rod Tucker
Match Referee
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Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 02 Jan - day 1 -England 1st innings 234/4 (Paul Collingwood 25*, Andrew Flintoff 42*Paul Collingwood 25*, Andrew Flintoff 42*, 80 ov)
Wed, 03 Jan - day 2 -Australia 1st innings 188/4 (Michael Hussey 37*, Andrew Symonds 22*Michael Hussey 37*, Andrew Symonds 22*, 55 ov)
Thu, 04 Jan - day 3 -England 2nd innings 114/5 (Kevin Pietersen 29*, Monty Panesar 0*Kevin Pietersen 29*, Monty Panesar 0*, 43 ov)
Fri, 05 Jan - day 4 -Australia 2nd innings 46/0 (10.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • England 1st innings
  • Drinks: England - 32/0 in 10.0 overs (AJ Strauss 19, AN Cook 13)
  • England: 50 runs in 15.1 overs (93 balls), Extras 2
  • Lunch: England - 58/1 in 17.0 overs (AN Cook 20, IR Bell 7)
  • Drinks: England - 97/2 in 34.0 overs (IR Bell 29, KP Pietersen 14)
  • England: 100 runs in 34.2 overs (210 balls), Extras 5
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 110 balls (IR Bell 30, KP Pietersen 18, Ex 3)
  • IR Bell: 50 off 108 balls (5 x 4)
  • Tea: England - 149/2 in 52.0 overs (IR Bell 58, KP Pietersen 36)
  • England: 150 runs in 53.1 overs (324 balls), Extras 6
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 228 balls (IR Bell 59, KP Pietersen 38, Ex 4)
  • England: 200 runs in 66.2 overs (403 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: England - 207/4 in 70.0 overs (PD Collingwood 12, A Flintoff 28)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 69 balls (PD Collingwood 16, A Flintoff 34, Ex 0)
  • End Of Day: England - 234/4 in 80.0 overs (PD Collingwood 25, A Flintoff 42)
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Attendance: 46070
Day 2
  • England 1st innings
  • New Ball Taken: England 234/4 after 80.1 overs (PD Collingwood 25, A Flintoff 42)
  • A Flintoff: 50 off 89 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • England: 250 runs in 86.4 overs (525 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: England - 274/7 in 95.0 overs (A Flintoff 74, SJ Harmison 2)
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Lunch: Australia - 4/0 in 1.0 overs (JL Langer 4, ML Hayden 0)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 11.5 overs (74 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: Australia - 69/1 in 15.0 overs (ML Hayden 25, RT Ponting 14)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 64 balls (ML Hayden 23, RT Ponting 25, Ex 2)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 24.3 overs (151 balls), Extras 6
  • Tea: Australia - 109/2 in 29.0 overs (RT Ponting 37, MEK Hussey 3)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 41.2 overs (253 balls), Extras 11
  • Rain: Australia - 155/4 in 43.1 overs (MEK Hussey 29)
  • Attendance: 45572
  • End Of Day: Australia - 188/4 in 55.0 overs (MEK Hussey 37, A Symonds 22)
Day 3
  • Australia: 200 runs in 58.4 overs (358 balls), Extras 14
  • Drinks: Australia - 238/5 in 69.0 overs (A Symonds 39, AC Gilchrist 30)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 84 balls (A Symonds 16, AC Gilchrist 31, Ex 3)
  • Australia 1st Innings: 1x7 ball over (70th over, MS Panesar, called by Umpire Aleem Dar)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 71.2 overs (438 balls), Extras 17
  • AC Gilchrist: 50 off 59 balls (5 x 4)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 77.1 overs (474 balls), Extras 18
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 36 balls (AC Gilchrist 20, SK Warne 32, Ex 0)
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 317/6 after 80.1 overs (AC Gilchrist 62, SK Warne 37)
  • Lunch: Australia - 325/7 in 83.0 overs (SK Warne 40, B Lee 5)
  • Australia: 350 runs in 89.3 overs (548 balls), Extras 19
  • SK Warne: 50 off 47 balls (6 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • 9th Wicket: 50 runs in 60 balls (SK Warne 22, SR Clark 26, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: Australia - 393/9 in 95.3 overs (SK Warne 71)
  • England 2nd innings
  • Tea: England - 43/1 in 12.0 overs (AJ Strauss 14, IR Bell 23)
  • England: 50 runs in 13.3 overs (82 balls), Extras 2
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 68 balls (AJ Strauss 24, IR Bell 25, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: England - 73/3 in 28.0 overs (KP Pietersen 12, PD Collingwood 3)
  • England: 100 runs in 37.2 overs (227 balls), Extras 5
  • End Of Day: England - 114/5 in 43.0 overs (KP Pietersen 29, MS Panesar 0)
  • Attendance: 41533
Day 4
  • Drinks: England - 147/9 in 57.0 overs (SJ Harmison 16, JM Anderson 5)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Test Match Scorers: Gautham and Binoy George
  • Test Match Commentators: Jenny Thompson and Martin Williamson