result
35th Match, Super Eights, North Sound, Apr 8 2007, ICC World Cup
(47.2/50 ov)248/3
Australia won by 7 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
player of the match
Shaun Tait
Australia
England INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Ian Bell c Hussey b McGrath77901269085.55
Michael Vaughan (c) b Tait58121062.50
Andrew Strauss  b Tait710110070.00
Kevin Pietersen c Clarke b Bracken1041221826185.24
Paul Collingwood c †Gilchrist b Tait2530040.00
Andrew Flintoff st †Gilchrist b Hogg419200021.05
Ravi Bopara c Hussey b Bracken2136432058.33
Paul Nixon c Hodge b McGrath861401133.33
Sajid Mahmood c Hodge b Bracken022000.00
Monty Panesar not out 1230050.00
James Anderson lbw b McGrath012000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 4, nb 3, w 7)18
TOTAL(49.5 Ov, RR: 4.95)247
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Michael Vaughan, 3.2 ov), 2-24 (Andrew Strauss, 5.6 ov), 3-164 (Ian Bell, 29.3 ov), 4-167 (Paul Collingwood, 30.3 ov), 5-179 (Andrew Flintoff, 35.3 ov), 6-230 (Ravi Bopara, 46.2 ov), 7-240 (Kevin Pietersen, 48.4 ov), 8-240 (Sajid Mahmood, 48.6 ov), 9-246 (Paul Nixon, 49.2 ov), 10-247 (James Anderson, 49.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Nathan Bracken1013333.30402010
Shaun Tait1004134.09414032
Glenn McGrath9.506236.30297110
Michael Clarke402706.75102100
Brad Hogg1003613.60310010
Andrew Symonds604006.66103000
Australia INNINGS (target: 248 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Adam Gilchrist c Collingwood b Flintoff2737515072.97
Matthew Hayden  b Collingwood4150916082.00
Ricky Ponting (c)run out (Collingwood)8610613311081.13
Michael Clarke not out 55631302087.30
Andrew Symonds not out 28283341100.00
Extras(b 1, lb 5, w 5)11
TOTAL(47.2 Ov, RR: 5.23)248/3
Fall of wickets: 1-57 (Adam Gilchrist, 10.6 ov), 2-89 (Matthew Hayden, 19.1 ov), 3-201 (Ricky Ponting, 40.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
James Anderson1014904.90355030
Sajid Mahmood9.216006.423110010
Andrew Flintoff1013513.50394000
Monty Panesar904805.33265000
Paul Collingwood905015.55264110
MATCH DETAILS
Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, North Sound, Antigua
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesICC World Cup
Season2006/07
Player Of The Match
Shaun Tait
Shaun Tait
Match numberODI no. 2565
Hours of play (local time)09.30 start, First Session 09.30-13.00. Interval 13.00-13.45, Second Session 13.45-17.15
Match days8 April 2007 - day (50-over match)
Umpires
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Billy Bowden
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Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
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Asad Rauf
Reserve Umpire
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Norman Malcolm
Match Referee
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Mike Procter
PointsAustralia 2, England 0
MATCH NOTES
  • England innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • England: 50 runs in 13.2 overs (84 balls), Extras 5
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 56 balls (IR Bell 25, KP Pietersen 23, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: England - 77/2 in 16.0 overs (IR Bell 35, KP Pietersen 25)
  • England: 100 runs in 19.1 overs (119 balls), Extras 5
  • KP Pietersen: 50 off 49 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • IR Bell: 50 off 69 balls (5 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 108 balls (IR Bell 43, KP Pietersen 55, Ex 2)
  • Power Play 3: Overs 26.1 - 31.0
  • England: 150 runs in 26.5 overs (165 balls), Extras 9
  • Drinks: England - 169/4 in 32.0 overs (KP Pietersen 65, A Flintoff 2)
  • England: 200 runs in 41.2 overs (255 balls), Extras 16
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 64 balls (KP Pietersen 25, RS Bopara 21, Ex 4)
  • KP Pietersen: 100 off 117 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Australia innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 9.3 overs (60 balls), Extras 4
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 60 balls (AC Gilchrist 26, ML Hayden 20, Ex 4)
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Drinks: Australia - 57/1 in 11.0 overs (ML Hayden 26)
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • Australia: 100 runs in 23.3 overs (144 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: Australia - 134/2 in 30.0 overs (RT Ponting 44, MJ Clarke 17)
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 69 balls (7 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 68 balls (RT Ponting 35, MJ Clarke 17, Ex 1)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 31.3 overs (194 balls), Extras 6
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 114 balls (RT Ponting 63, MJ Clarke 37, Ex 3)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 39.1 overs (240 balls), Extras 7
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 59 balls (2 x 4)
  • Official Attendance - 11,900