Cricket Australia


  • England 5/ 206 (40.0) & 377 (144.4)
  • Australia 6/ 111 (23.0) (dec) & 492 (128.5) (dec)
  • Australia won the toss and elected to bat
  • Graph
  • Current Run Rate: 5.15
IR Bell*171710100.00
CR Woakes171310130.77
This Partnership:36 Runs From 27 Balls (R/R: 8.00)

MA Starc*7.004806.86
SR Watson5.002204.40

Last Wicket:Bell, 17 (RO , Over: 39.6)
Last 5 overs: . 4 W 1 2 1 | . 1lb . 2 2 1 | 2 1 2 4 1 1 | 1 . . 1 1 . | 1 2 2 1 4nb 1 W
Latest Commentary (View More)

40th Over
Ian Bell walks away with 562 runs at an average of 62.44 3 100's and 2 50's with a highest score of 113.
The overall Man of the Series goes to Ian Bell of England!
Ryan Harris walks away 24 wickets with 2 5 wicket hauls and a best of 7/117.
Two awards have been given out Man of the Series for each side. England's is Ian Bell and Australia's is Ryan Harris.
Man of the Match goes to Shane Watson for his 176 in the 1st innings to set up Australia's 492 first innings total!
The players are gathering on the field as we speak with the ceremony moments away. Who will be Man of the Match and Man of the Series?
Pietersen and Trott set the place alive with a great partnership where Pietersen scoring 62 runs off 55 and Trott scoring 59 runs.
Australia should be commended on the way they played the game this test however the 2nd innings with both bat and bowl they struggled to maintain any consistency.
The 5th test finishes as a draw with England 3-0 winners of the Ashes!
Well that finishes the day of cricket right there, as Stumps has been officially been called!
Bad Light has stopped play with 4 overs left in the game with 21 runs needed!
Over 39.6: Starc to Bell, no run, OUT, yorker, dug out well Bell thinks it has passed the bowler but Starc picks up the ball and throws down the stumps to dismiss Bell, big wicket!. ENG 5/206 (Bell 17, Woakes 18)
Over 39.5: Starc to Woakes, one run, played down to mid on for a single
Over 39.4: Starc to Woakes, (no ball) FOUR, full toss and edged away past the keeper beating third man and earning a boundary
Over 39.4: Starc to Bell, one run, yorker, dug out well to third man
Over 39.3: Starc to Bell, two runs, chipped down to mid on for two
Over 39.2: Starc to Bell, two runs, hit over the top of point from a sliced drive
Over 39.1: Starc to Woakes, one run, played down to third man
39th Over
33 runs off 30 balls!
Over 38.6: Watson to Bell, no run, strayed down the legside, crowd not happy. ENG 4/194 (Bell 12, Woakes 12)
Over 38.5: Watson to Woakes, one run, worked away for a single to fine leg
Over 38.4: Watson to Bell, one run, sliced away to third man for a single
Over 38.3: Watson to Bell, no run, strayed down the legside, new tactic for Aus maybe
Over 38.2: Watson to Bell, no run, played back to the bowler
Over 38.1: Watson to Woakes, one run, worked away to the legside for a single

England: Alastair Cook (c), Joe Root, Jonathan Trott, Kevin Pietersen, Ian Bell, Matt Prior (wk), Christopher Woakes, Simon Kerrigan, Stuart Broad, Graeme Swann, James Anderson

Australia: David Warner, Christopher Rogers, Shane Watson, Michael Clarke (c), Steven Smith, Brad Haddin (wk), James Faulkner, Peter Siddle, Mitchell Starc, Ryan Harris, Nathan Lyon

Umpires: Aleem Dar (PAK), Dharmasena, HDPK (SLA)
Third Umpire: Hill, AL (NZL)
Match Refree: Mahanama, RS (SLA)

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