CricketThe Ashes

England vs Australia, 1st Test The Ashes 2019

Steve Smith against Australia in the 1st Test of The Ashes 2019

Birmingham, England – England vs Australia in the 1st Test of The Ashes 2019.

Australia won by 251 runs

Australia284/10 & 487/7 (decl.)
England374/10 & 146/10

Australia 1st Innings:

Australia – 284/10 (80.4 overs)

Batsman RB4s6s
Cameron Bancroftc Root b Broad82520
David Warnerlbw b Broad21400
Usman Khawajac Bairstow b Chris Woakes132320
Steven Smithb Broad144219162
Travis Headlbw b Chris Woakes356150
Matthew Wadelbw b Chris Woakes1500
Tim Paine (c & wk)c Rory Burns b Broad51400
James Pattinsonlbw b Broad0200
Pat Cumminslbw b Stokes51010
Peter Siddlec Jos Buttler b Moeen448540
Nathan Lyonnot out122630

Extras – 15 (lb 13, w 2)

Fall of wickets: 2-1 (David Warner, 3.5), 17-2 (Cameron Bancroft, 7.3), 35-3 (Usman Khawaja, 14.2), 99-4 (Travis Head, 32.4), 105-5 (Matthew Wade, 34.6), 112-6 (Tim Paine, 39.4), 112-7 (James Pattinson, 39.6), 122-8 (Pat Cummins, 43.6), 210-9 (Peter Siddle, 67.2), 284-10 (Steven Smith, 80.4)

BowlerOMRW
James Anderson4310
Stuart Broad22.44865
Chris Woakes212583
Ben Stokes181771
Moeen Ali133421
Joe Denly2170

England 1st Innings:

England – 374/10 (135.5 overs)

Batsman RB4s6s
Rory Burnsc Paine b Lyon133312170
Jason Royc Steven Smith b James Pattinson102220
Joe Root (c)c & b Siddle5711960
Joe Denlylbw b James Pattinson183630
Jos Buttlerc Bancroft b Pat Cummins51010
Ben Stokesc Paine b Pat Cummins509680
Jonny Bairstow (wk)c Warner b Siddle83510
Moeen Alib Lyon0500
Chris Woakesnot out379511
Stuart Broadc James Pattinson b Pat Cummins296720
James Andersonc Pat Cummins b Lyon31900

Extras – 24 (b 10, lb 11, w 2, nb 1)

Fall of wickets: 22-1 (Jason Roy, 7.2), 154-2 (Joe Root, 49.6), 189-3 (Joe Denly, 62.1), 194-4 (Jos Buttler, 65.4), 282-5 (Ben Stokes, 97.1), 296-6 (Rory Burns, 104.1), 300-7 (Moeen Ali, 104.6), 300-8 (Jonny Bairstow, 105.5), 365-9 (Stuart Broad, 129.6), 374-10 (James Anderson, 135.5)

BowlerOMRW
Pat Cummins339843
James Pattinson272822
Peter Siddle278522
Nathan Lyon43.581123
Matthew Wade1070
Travis Head2170
Steven Smith2090

Australia 2nd Innings:

Australia – 487/7 (112 overs) decl.

Batsman RB4s6s
Cameron Bancroftc Jos Buttler b Moeen73110
David Warnerc Bairstow b Broad8820
Usman Khawajac Bairstow b Stokes404860
Steven Smithc Bairstow b Chris Woakes142207140
Travis Headc Bairstow b Stokes5111660
Matthew Wadec J Denly b Stokes110143170
Tim Paine (c & wk)b Moeen344421
James Pattinsonnot out474824
Pat Cumminsnot out263320

Extras – 22 (b 11, lb 2, w 3, nb 6)

Fall of wickets: 13-1 (David Warner, 2.6), 27-2 (Cameron Bancroft, 9.1), 75-3 (Usman Khawaja, 18.2), 205-4 (Travis Head, 52.6), 331-5 (Steven Smith, 85.1), 407-6 (Matthew Wade, 98.2), 409-7 (Tim Paine, 99.4)

BowlerOMRW
Stuart Broad222911
Chris Woakes131461
Moeen Ali2911302
Joe Root121500
Ben Stokes225853
Joe Denly141720

England 2nd Innings:

England – 146/10 (52.3 overs)

Batsman RB4s6s
Rory Burnsc Lyon b Pat Cummins113310
Jason Royb Lyon285840
Joe Root (c)c Bancroft b Lyon285730
Joe Denlyc Bancroft b Lyon111620
Jos Buttlerb Pat Cummins12500
Ben Stokesc Paine b Lyon62810
Jonny Bairstow (wk)c Bancroft b Pat Cummins6810
Moeen Alic Warner b Lyon42800
Chris Woakesc Steven Smith b Pat Cummins375470
Stuart Broadc Steven Smith b Lyon0100
James Andersonnot out4910

Extras – 10 (b 4, lb 4, nb 2)

Fall of wickets: 19-1 (Rory Burns, 9.5), 60-2 (Jason Roy, 21.2), 80-3 (Joe Denly, 25.5), 85-4 (Joe Root, 29.1), 85-5 (Jos Buttler, 32.6), 97-6 (Jonny Bairstow, 36.6), 97-7 (Ben Stokes, 37.1), 136-8 (Moeen Ali, 47.3), 136-9 (Stuart Broad, 47.4), 146-10 (Chris Woakes, 52.3)

BowlerOMRW
Peter Siddle122280
Nathan Lyon205496
James Pattinson81290
Pat Cummins11.33324
Steven Smith1100
Day Summary
  • Day 1: Stumps – England trail by 274 runs
  • Day 2: Stumps – England trail by 17 runs
  • Day 3: Stumps – Australia lead by 34 runs
  • Day 4: Stumps – England need 385 runs

About the Match

Player of the match – Steve Smith

Australia XI: David Warner, Cameron Bancroft, Usman Khawaja, Steven Smith, Travis Head, Matthew Wade, Tim Paine (c & wk), James Pattinson, Pat Cummins, Peter Siddle, Nathan Lyon

England XI: Rory Burns, Jason Roy, Joe Root (c), Joe Denly, Jos Buttler, Ben Stokes, Jonny Bairstow (wk), Moeen Ali, Chris Woakes, Stuart Broad, James Anderson

MatchENG vs AUS, 1st Test, The Ashes 2019
DateAugust 1st-5th, 2019
TossAUS won the toss and elected to bat
VenueEdgbaston, Birmingham
UmpiresJoel Wilson, Aleem Dar
3rd UmpireChris Gaffaney
RefereeRanjan Madugalle

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