Australia Vs England 29/08/2013 - Results, Review and Statistical Highlights
The first T20 (Twenty20) cricket match between Australia and England that took place on 29/08/2013 kicked off with Eng winning the toss and electing to bowl first. George Bailey (Captain of Aus T20 team) confirmed during the toss that he would have loved batting first anyway. To know more about what happened during the course of the match last night, Take a look at the Australia Vs England 29/08/2013 Results along with the batting and bowling performance review and Statistical Highlights of the match.
When Australia came into bat, they blasted their way towards a massive total. Aaron Finch who was the best highlights of their innings made a score of 156 off just 63 balls as he ensured that the aussies had a firm hand on the results of the match. As far as England's bowling was concerned, Jade Dernbach was the pick of their bowlers picking up 3 wickets.
England batsmen were looking at a stiff target to chase down and their start wasn't an ideal one as they lost two wickets quite quickly. They had a glimmer of hope through Joe Root who made 90 of just 49 balls but to be honest to chase down a score of 248 it was quite tough for them as they ended up at 209/6 at the end of their 20 overs.
Take a look at the scorecard of the complete match below.
|Australia innings (20 overs maximum)||Dismissal||R||B||4s||6s||SR|
|DA Warner||c †Buttler b Broad||1||5||0||0||20|
|AJ Finch||b Dernbach||156||63||11||14||247.61|
|SE Marsh||c Lumb b Briggs||28||21||2||1||133.33|
|SR Watson||b Dernbach||37||16||4||2||231.25|
|GJ Maxwell||b Dernbach||1||3||0||0||33.33|
|GJ Bailey*||lbw b Finn||1||2||0||0||50|
|MS Wade†||not out||15||7||2||1||214.28|
|JP Faulkner||not out||5||3||0||0||166.66|
|Extras||(lb 2, w 2)||4|
|Total||(6 wickets; 20 overs)||248||(12.40 runs per over)|
|Did not bat MG Johnson, JR Hazlewood, Fawad Ahmed|
|Fall of wickets 1-11 (Warner, 1.2 ov), 2-125 (Marsh, 10.3 ov), 3-226 (Finch, 17.2 ov), 4-227 (Watson, 17.4 ov), 5-228 (Bailey, 18.1 ov), 6-242 (Maxwell, 19.1 ov)|
|England innings (target: 249 runs from 20 overs)||Dismissal||R||B||4s||6s||SR|
|MJ Lumb||lbw b Johnson||22||11||3||1||200|
|AD Hales||c †Wade b Hazlewood||8||9||1||0||88.88|
|LJ Wright||c †Wade b Hazlewood||4||2||1||0||200|
|EJG Morgan||c Maxwell b Johnson||0||3||0||0||0|
|JE Root||not out||90||49||13||1||183.67|
|RS Bopara||c Warner b Watson||45||29||4||1||155.17|
|JC Buttler†||b Faulkner||27||17||1||2||158.82|
|SCJ Broad*||not out||4||2||1||0||200|
|Extras||(b 1, w 6, nb 2)||9|
|Total||(6 wickets; 20 overs)||209||(10.45 runs per over)|
|Did not bat ST Finn, DR Briggs, JW Dernbach|
|Fall of wickets 1-33 (Lumb, 2.6 ov), 2-33 (Hales, 3.1 ov), 3-37 (Wright, 3.3 ov), 4-42 (Morgan, 4.3 ov), 5-137 (Bopara, 13.4 ov), 6-203 (Buttler, 19.3 ov)|
|MG Johnson||4||1||41||2||10.25||(2nb, 2w)|
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