2007 Cricket World Cup: England vs Australia

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Sunday, April 8, 2007

Australia beat England by seven wickets in the Super 8 phase in the World Cup at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, North Sound, Antigua and Barbuda.

Toss: England won, and elected to bat first.

Flag of England.svg England innings
Player Status Runs Balls 4s 6s Strike rate
Ian Bell c Hussey b McGrath 77 90 9 0 85.55
Michael Vaughan b Tait 5 8 1 0 62.50
Andrew Strauss b Tait 7 10 0 0 70.00
Kevin Pietersen c Clarke b Bracken 104 122 6 1 85.24
Paul Collingwood c Gilchrist b Tait 2 5 0 0 40.00
Andrew Flintoff st Gilchrist b Hogg 4 19 0 0 21.05
Ravinder Bopara c Hussey b Bracken 21 36 2 0 58.33
Paul Nixon c Hodge b McGrath 8 6 0 1 133.33
Sajid Mahmood c Hodge b Bracken 0 2 0 0 0.00
Monty Panesar not out 1 2 0 0 50.00
James Anderson lbw b McGrath 0 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 4; lb 4; w 7; nb 3) 18
Total (all out; 49.5 overs) 247 18 2

Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Vaughan, 3.2 ov), 2-24 (Strauss, 6.0 ov), 3-164 (Bell, 29.3 ov), 4-167 (Collingwood, 30.3 ov), 5-179 (Flintoff, 35.3 ov), 6-230 (Bopara, 46.2 ov), 7-240 (Pietersen, 48.4 ov), 8-240 (Mahmood, 49.0 ov), 9-246 (Nixon, 49.2 ov), 10-247 (Anderson, 49.5 ov)

Flag of Australia.svg Australia bowling
Bowler Overs Maidens Runs Wickets Econ
Nathan Bracken 10 1 33 3 3.30
Shaun Tait 10 0 41 3 4.10
Glenn McGrath 9.5 0 62 3 6.30
Michael Clarke 4 0 27 0 6.75
Brad Hogg 10 0 36 1 3.60
Andrew Symonds 6 0 40 0 6.66
Flag of Australia.svg Australia innings (Target: 248 runs from 50 overs)
Player Status Runs Balls 4s 6s Strike rate
Adam Gilchrist c Collingwood b Flintoff 27 37 5 0 72.97
Matthew Hayden b Collingwood 41 50 6 0 82.00
Ricky Ponting run out (Collingwood) 86 106 11 0 81.13
Michael Clarke not out 55 63 2 0 87.30
Andrew Symonds not out 28 28 4 1 100.00
Extras (b 1; lb 5; w 5; nb 0) 11
Total (3 Wickets; 47.2 overs) 248 26 1

Fall of wickets: 1-57 (Gilchrist, 11.0 ov), 2-89 (Hayden, 19.1 ov), 3-201 (Ponting, 40.1 ov)

Flag of England.svg England bowling
Bowler Overs Maidens Runs Wickets Econ
James Anderson 10 1 49 0 4.90
Sajid Mahmood 9.2 1 60 0 6.42
Andrew Flintoff 10 1 35 1 3.50
Paul Collingwood 9 0 50 1 5.55
Monty Panesar 9 0 48 0 5.33

England: I R Bell, M P Vaughan (capt), A J Strauss, K P Pietersen, A Flintoff, P D Collingwood, R S Bopara, P A Nixon (wkt), S I Mahmood, J M Anderson, M S Panesar
Australia: A C Gilchrist (wkt), M L Hayden, R T Ponting (capt), M J Clarke, A Symonds, M E K Hussey, B J Hodge, G B Hogg, N W Bracken, S W Tait, G D McGrath

Player of the match: S W Tait (Australia)

Umpires: B F Bowden (New Zealand) and R E Koertzen (South Africa)
TV umpire: Asad Rauf (Pakistan)
Match referee: M J Procter (South Africa)
Reserve umpire: N Malcolm (West Indies)

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