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Test No. 2170

Australia tour of England and Ireland 2015

2015-16 season
England vs Australia - 1st Test
08-11 July, 2015 (5-day match)

England led the 5-match series 1-0

Venue : Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
Toss : England won the toss and elected to bat first
Result : England won by 169 runs


England 1st innings
4s 
6s
SR 
»
Adam Lyth c Warner b Hazlewood
10 
0
60.00 
»
Alastair Cook c Haddin b Lyon
20 
40 
0
50.00 
»
Gary Ballance lbw b Hazlewood
61 
149 
0
40.94 
»
Ian Bell lbw b Starc
0
14.29 
»
Joe Root c Watson b Starc
134 
166 
17 
0
80.72 
»
Ben Stokes b Starc
52 
78 
2
66.67 
»
Jos Buttler c Johnson b Hazlewood
27 
34 
0
79.41 
»
Moeen Ali c Watson b Starc
77 
88 
11 
1
87.50 
»
Stuart Broad c Haddin b Lyon
18 
26 
1
69.23 
»
Mark Wood Not Out
10 
0
70.00 
»
James Anderson b Starc
0
16.67 
Extras B 17, LB 3, W 5, N 1
26
Total : (all out in 102.1 overs)
430
RR : 4.21

Fall of wickets : 1-7 (Lyth, 1.6 ov), 2-42 (Cook, 13.2 ov), 3-43 (Bell, 14.3 ov), 4-196 (Ballance, 53.3 ov), 5-280 (Root, 72.1 ov), 6-293 (Stokes, 76.2 ov), 7-343 (Buttler, 85.5 ov), 8-395 (Broad, 97.1 ov), 9-419 (Ali, 100.2 ov), 10-430 (Anderson, 102.1 ov)

Bowlers
O
M
R
W
RPO
NB
Wd
 
»
Mitchell Starc
24
.1
114 
5
4.72
1
1
»
Josh Hazlewood
23
83 
3
3.61
0
0
»
Mitchell Johnson
25
111 
0
4.44
0
0
»
Nathan Lyon
20
69 
2
3.45
0
0
»
Shane Watson
8
24 
0
3.00
0
0
»
David Warner
2
0
4.50
0
0

Australia 1st innings
4s 
6s
SR 
»
Chris Rogers c Buttler b Wood
95 
133 
11 
1
71.43 
»
David Warner c Cook b Anderson
17 
42 
0
40.48 
»
Steven Smith c Cook b Ali
33 
56 
0
58.93 
»
Michael Clarke c & b Ali
38 
52 
0
73.08 
»
Adam Voges c Anderson b Stokes
31 
75 
0
41.33 
»
Shane Watson lbw b Broad
30 
57 
0
52.63 
»
Nathan Lyon lbw b Wood
26 
0
23.08 
»
Brad Haddin c Buttler b Anderson
22 
38 
0
57.89 
»
Mitchell Johnson c Ballance b Broad
14 
19 
0
73.68 
»
Mitchell Starc c Root b Anderson
0
0.00 
»
Josh Hazlewood Not Out
0
50.00 
Extras B 6, LB 11, W 3
20
Total : (all out in 84.5 overs)
308
RR : 3.63

Fall of wickets : 1-52 (Warner, 14.3 ov), 2-129 (Smith, 32.6 ov), 3-180 (Rogers, 42.4 ov), 4-207 (Clarke, 52.1 ov), 5-258 (Voges, 67.2 ov), 6-265 (Watson, 71.4 ov), 7-265 (Lyon, 74.6 ov), 8-304 (Haddin, 82.5 ov), 9-306 (Johnson, 83.2 ov), 10-308 (Starc, 84.5 ov)

Bowlers
O
M
R
W
RPO
NB
Wd
 
»
James Anderson
18
.5
43 
3
2.28
0
0
»
Stuart Broad
17
60 
2
3.53
0
1
»
Mark Wood
20
66 
2
3.30
0
0
»
Moeen Ali
15
71 
2
4.73
0
0
»
Ben Stokes
14
51 
1
3.64
0
2

England 2nd innings
4s 
6s
SR 
»
Adam Lyth c Clarke b Lyon
37 
62 
1
59.68 
»
Alastair Cook c Lyon b Starc
12 
26 
0
46.15 
»
Gary Ballance c Haddin b Hazlewood
0
0.00 
»
Ian Bell b Johnson
60 
89 
11 
0
67.42 
»
Joe Root b Hazlewood
60 
89 
0
67.42 
»
Ben Stokes b Starc
42 
59 
0
71.19 
»
Jos Buttler c Haddin b Lyon
19 
0
36.84 
»
Moeen Ali c Haddin b Johnson
15 
41 
0
36.59 
»
Stuart Broad c Hazlewood b Lyon
0
57.14 
»
Mark Wood Not Out
32 
18 
1
177.78 
»
James Anderson b Lyon
0
25.00 
Extras B 7, LB 6, W 6
19
Total : (all out in 70.1 overs)
289
RR : 4.12

Fall of wickets : 1-17 (Cook, 6.6 ov), 2-22 (Ballance, 9.6 ov), 3-73 (Lyth, 19.4 ov), 4-170 (Bell, 39.6 ov), 5-207 (Root, 51.1 ov), 6-236 (Buttler, 58.2 ov), 7-240 (Stokes, 59.1 ov), 8-245 (Broad, 60.4 ov), 9-288 (Ali, 69.1 ov), 10-289 (Anderson, 70.1 ov)

Bowlers
O
M
R
W
RPO
NB
Wd
 
»
Mitchell Johnson
16
69 
2
4.31
0
1
»
Josh Hazlewood
13
49 
2
3.77
0
0
»
Mitchell Starc
16
60 
2
3.75
0
1
»
Nathan Lyon
20
.1
75 
4
3.72
0
0
»
Shane Watson
5
23 
0
4.60
0
0

Australia 2nd innings
(Target: 412 runs)
4s 
6s
SR 
»
Chris Rogers c Bell b Broad
10 
28 
0
35.71 
»
David Warner lbw b Ali
52 
86 
1
60.47 
»
Steven Smith c Bell b Broad
33 
49 
0
67.35 
»
Michael Clarke c Stokes b Broad
13 
0
30.77 
»
Adam Voges c Buttler b Wood
16 
0
6.25 
»
Shane Watson lbw b Wood
19 
58 
0
32.76 
»
Brad Haddin c Cook b Ali
20 
0
35.00 
»
Mitchell Johnson c Lyth b Root
77 
94 
2
81.91 
»
Mitchell Starc c Lyth b Root
17 
38 
0
44.74 
»
Josh Hazlewood c Root b Ali
14 
17 
0
82.35 
»
Nathan Lyon Not Out
0
0.00 
Extras B 4, LB 3, N 1
8
Total : (all out in 70.3 overs)
242
RR : 3.43

Fall of wickets : 1-19 (Rogers, 9.4 ov), 2-97 (Warner, 26.3 ov), 3-101 (Smith, 27.4 ov), 4-106 (Clarke, 31.4 ov), 5-106 (Voges, 32.2 ov), 6-122 (Haddin, 38.1 ov), 7-151 (Watson, 50.5 ov), 8-223 (Starc, 65.4 ov), 9-242 (Johnson, 69.1 ov), 10-242 (Hazlewood, 70.3 ov)

Bowlers
O
M
R
W
RPO
NB
Wd
 
»
James Anderson
12
33 
0
2.75
0
0
»
Stuart Broad
14
39 
3
2.79
0
0
»
Moeen Ali
16
.3
59 
3
3.58
0
0
»
Ben Stokes
8
23 
0
2.88
0
0
»
Mark Wood
14
53 
2
3.79
1
0
»
Joe Root
6
28 
2
4.67
0
0

Match details
Man of the Match: JE Root (England)
Umpires : HDPK Dharmasena (Sri Lanka) and M Erasmus (South Africa)
Third Umpire: CB Gaffaney (New Zealand)
Referee : RS Madugalle (Sri Lanka)
Reserve Umpire: NGB Cook (England)
Close of Play
Day 1 : England 1st innings - 343/7 (MM Ali 26*, SCJ Broad 0*, 88 ov)
Day 2 : Australia 1st innings - 264/5 (SR Watson 29*, NM Lyon 6*, 70 ov)
Day 3 : England 2nd innings - 289 (MA Wood 32*, 70.1 ov)
Day 4 : Australia 2nd innings - 242 (NM Lyon 0*, 70.3 ov) - end of match
Teams:
England JE Root, JC Buttler (wk), JM Anderson, MA Wood, IR Bell, GS Ballance, BA Stokes, AN Cook (Capt.), A Lyth, SCJ Broad, MM Ali
Australia BJ Haddin (wk), CJL Rogers, DA Warner, MJ Clarke (Capt.), JR Hazlewood, MG Johnson, MA Starc, NM Lyon, SPD Smith, SR Watson, AC Voges
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