England vs Australia 1st Test at Cardiff, 10 Jul, 2015

Toss: England, who chose to bat first
England won by 169 runs
W
England, who chose to bat first
Australia 242/10 in 70.3 Overs
Current Run rate: 3.43

AUS 242/10 (70.3) & 308/10 (84.5)

ENG 290/10 (70.1) & 430/10 (102.1)

Player of the Match: Joe Root
Batsman
Runs
Balls
4's
6's
S/R
Mat
Runs
HS
Avg
0
5
0
0
0
41
407
40*
15.07
Bowler
Overs
Maidens
Runs
Wkts
Econ
Mat
Wkts
BBI
Avg
16.3
4
59
3
3.58
10
32
6/67
29.84
6
1
28
2
4.67
27
8
2/9
45.25
Recent Overs:
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1
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W
Last Wicket: J Hazlewood 14(17)

Over 71.0  

England won by 169 runs and lead the series with 1-0
70.3
W
Over 70.3 Moeen Ali bowls it flat in the air to J Hazlewood, out Caught by J Root!! Hazlewood lofted it, but got it off the thick outer half, the skier went to long-off, Root goes back and takes it well.
70.2
0
Over 70.2 Moeen Ali bowls it flat in the air to J Hazlewood, no runs, presses forward and defends it well.
70.1
0
Over 70.1 Moeen Ali bowls it flat in the air to J Hazlewood, no runs, goes on to the back foot and defends it.
End of Over 70   Australia 242/9

Nathan Lyon 0/5 Joe Root 6-1-29-2
J Hazlewood 14/14

69.6
0
Over 69.6 Joe Root bowls a tossed up delivery to Nathan Lyon, no runs, gets forward and defends it back to the bowler.
69.5
0
Over 69.5 Joe Root bowls a tossed up delivery to Nathan Lyon, no runs, comes on to the front foot and defends it down the track.
69.4
0
Over 69.4 Joe Root bowls it flat in the air to Nathan Lyon, no runs,  gets outside the line and looks to sweep a full ball, misses, the loud appeal for lbw is turned down.
69.3
0
Over 69.3 Joe Root bowls a tossed up delivery to Nathan Lyon, no runs, gets forward and turns it to short-leg.
69.2
0
Over 69.2 Joe Root bowls a tossed up delivery to Nathan Lyon, no runs, gets forward and pushed back to the bowler.
69.1
W
Over 69.1 Joe Root bowls a tossed up delivery to MG Johnson,  out Caught by Lyth!!  Johnson came down the track and looked to go over cover, the ball pitched in the rough and turned away, took a thin edge and Lyth took another good catch at first slip.
End of Over 69 (5 runs)   Australia 242/8

J Hazlewood 14/14 Moeen Ali 16-4-59-2
MG Johnson 77/93

68.6
0
Over 68.6 Moeen Ali bowls a quicker arm ball to J Hazlewood, no runs, gets the inside edge on to the pads.
68.5
4
Over 68.5 Moeen Ali bowls a tossed up delivery to J Hazlewood, Boundary! Comes forward and drives it straight down the ground for four.
68.4
0
Over 68.4 Moeen Ali bowls a quicker arm ball to J Hazlewood, no runs, gets the inside edge on the pads.
68.3
0
Over 68.3 Moeen Ali bowls a tossed up delivery to J Hazlewood, no runs, presses forward and defends it with dead bat.
68.2
0
Over 68.2 Moeen Ali bowls a tossed up delivery to J Hazlewood, no runs, presses forward and blocks it down the pitch.
68.1
1
Over 68.1 Moeen Ali bowls it short of length to MG Johnson, 1 run, goes on to the back foot and pulls it to deep mid-wicket.
End of Over 68 (5 runs)   Australia 237/8

J Hazlewood 10/9 Joe Root 5-0-29-1
MG Johnson 76/92

67.6
2
Over 67.6 Joe Root bowls a tossed up delivery to J Hazlewood, 2 runs, gets forward and lifts it over cover for a couple.
67.5
0
Over 67.5 Joe Root bowls a tossed up delivery to J Hazlewood, no runs, gets forward and the ball beats the outside edge.