result
1st ODI (D/N), Melbourne, Jan 16 2011, England tour of Australia
(49.1/50 ov, target 295)297/4
Australia won by 6 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
player of the match
Shane Watson
Australia
England INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Strauss (c)c Clarke b Lee6365906096.92
Steven Davies  b DJ Hussey42355850120.00
Jonathan Trott c †Haddin b DJ Hussey6781085.71
Kevin Pietersen run out (Johnson)787512823104.00
Ian Bell c Clarke b Smith2332381071.87
Eoin Morgan c White b Smith81291066.66
Michael Yardy c MEK Hussey b Bollinger921370042.85
Tim Bresnan c Doherty b Lee28273140103.70
Graeme Swann c Doherty b Johnson410190040.00
Ajmal Shahzad not out 871701114.28
Chris Tremlett c †Haddin b Johnson78100187.50
Extras(b 2, lb 1, nb 1, w 14)18
TOTAL(49.4 Ov, RR: 5.91, 227 Mts)294
Fall of wickets: 1-90 (Steven Davies, 12.1 ov), 2-100 (Jonathan Trott, 14.2 ov), 3-131 (Andrew Strauss, 20.4 ov), 4-174 (Ian Bell, 30.1 ov), 5-186 (Eoin Morgan, 32.5 ov), 6-236 (Michael Yardy, 39.4 ov), 7-257 (Kevin Pietersen, 43.4 ov), 8-271 (Tim Bresnan, 46.2 ov), 9-278 (Graeme Swann, 47.5 ov), 10-294 (Chris Tremlett, 49.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee904324.77343131
Doug Bollinger905716.33233040
David Hussey604227.00153200
Mitchell Johnson7.405326.91195150
Shane Watson804405.50194000
Xavier Doherty704005.71141100
Steven Smith301224.00101000
Australia INNINGS (target: 295 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Shane Watson not out 161150215124107.33
Brad Haddin c Shahzad b Swann3947805082.97
Michael Clarke (c)c Shahzad b Bresnan3657751063.15
Steven Smith c Yardy b Shahzad54610125.00
Michael Hussey c Tremlett b Bresnan21151711140.00
Cameron White not out 25233320108.69
Extras(lb 6, nb 1, w 3)10
TOTAL(49.1 Ov, RR: 6.04, 215 Mts)297/4
Fall of wickets: 1-110 (Brad Haddin, 19.4 ov), 2-213 (Michael Clarke, 38.5 ov), 3-220 (Steven Smith, 39.5 ov), 4-244 (Michael Hussey, 42.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tim Bresnan1007127.10297121
Chris Tremlett1006706.70256000
Ajmal Shahzad9.105115.56314210
Michael Yardy905305.88202200
Graeme Swann1004214.20292000
Jonathan Trott10707.0000000
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season2010/11
Player Of The Match
Shane Watson
Shane Watson
Series resultAustralia led the 7-match series 1-0
Match numberODI no. 3081
Hours of play (local time)14.20 start, First Session 14.20-17.50 Interval 17.50-18.35, Second Session 18.35-22.05
Match days16 January 2011 - daynight(50-over match)
Umpires
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Billy Bowden
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Bruce Oxenford
TV Umpire
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Tony Hill
Reserve Umpire
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Paul Reiffel
Match Referee
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Ranjan Madugalle
MATCH NOTES
  • England innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 10.0 (Mandatory - 70 runs, 0 wicket)
  • England: 50 runs in 7.4 overs (47 balls), Extras 4
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 47 balls (AJ Strauss 24, SM Davies 24, Ex 4)
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0 (Bowling side - 32 runs, 2 wickets)
  • England: 100 runs in 13.6 overs (85 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: England - 100/2 in 14.2 overs (AJ Strauss 46)
  • AJ Strauss: 50 off 51 balls (5 x 4)
  • England: 150 runs in 24.2 overs (147 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: England - 186/5 in 32.5 overs (KP Pietersen 37)
  • England: 200 runs in 33.5 overs (204 balls), Extras 7
  • KP Pietersen: 50 off 51 balls (1 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 40 balls (KP Pietersen 35, MH Yardy 9, Ex 6)
  • England: 250 runs in 42.1 overs (254 balls), Extras 13
  • Powerplay 3: Overs 43.1 - 48.0 (Batting side - 26 runs, 3 wickets)
  • Over 48.2: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - BNJ Oxenford, Batsman - CT Tremlett (Struck down)
  • Innings Break: England - 294/10 in 49.4 overs (A Shahzad 9)
  • Australia innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 10.0 (Mandatory - 62 runs, 0 wicket)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 8.4 overs (52 balls), Extras 1
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 52 balls (SR Watson 38, BJ Haddin 11, Ex 1)
  • SR Watson: 50 off 45 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 13.1 - 18.0 (Bowling side - 26 runs, 0 wicket)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 17.2 overs (104 balls), Extras 1
  • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 104 balls (SR Watson 67, BJ Haddin 32, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: Australia - 102/0 in 18.0 overs (SR Watson 68, BJ Haddin 33)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 29.3 overs (177 balls), Extras 3
  • SR Watson: 100 off 110 balls (9 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 72 balls (SR Watson 30, MJ Clarke 18, Ex 3)
  • Drinks: Australia - 195/1 in 36.0 overs (SR Watson 126, MJ Clarke 26)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 36.4 overs (220 balls), Extras 4
  • Powerplay 3: Overs 38.1 - 43.0 (Batting side - 38 runs, 3 wickets)
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 112 balls (SR Watson 60, MJ Clarke 36, Ex 4)
  • Over 41.1: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - BNJ Oxenford, Batsman - MEK Hussey (Struck down)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 44.3 overs (267 balls), Extras 8
  • SR Watson: 150 off 142 balls (12 x 4, 3 x 6)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 41 balls (SR Watson 25, CL White 25, Ex 3)