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Australia win by 39 runs

England vs Australia

The AshesEngland V Australia - First Twenty20 International

  • 23:44

    RT @newman_cricket: Tonight was what a Twenty20 game should be. Well done Hampshire for a perfect wicket and well done Aaron Finch. Serious…
    by Sky Sports Cricket via twitter
  • 23:42

    RT @jwal032: @Lottie2323 classic that when celebrating you can run so fast you beat everyone out to the middle #lottiebolt #hiddenspeed
    by Charlotte Edwards via twitter
  • 23:12

    Serious innings from Finch 2nite! Great effort by the lads in the chase! Onto Durham! #T20
    by Boyd Rankin via twitter
  • 23:08

    RT @MitchJohnson398: Great win by the boys! A bit excited about playing again#noballfirstball#whoops
    So happy for @AaronFinch5 on an amazin…
    by James Faulkner via twitter
  • 23:04

    Wow 460 runs on 40 overs! Hard to say this as a bowler but that's what T20 is about! Hate losing but well played Finch. Special knock
    by Stuart Broad via twitter
  • 22:55

    Thank you for all the messages, what a Summer of cricket. Bring on Durham so we can get our hands on the Ashes
    by Jenny Gunn via twitter
  • 22:50

    So chuffed to have got the ashes back. Such a huge team performance throughout the whole series!#wejustwonthesheslalalala
    by Lydia Greenway via twitter
  • 22:39

    RT @stephenfry: Congratulations to all the England players for winning #womensashes especially @LydiaGreenway for a great 80 after coming i…
    by Isa Guha via twitter
  • 22:21

    Make sure you join us on Sat for the 2nd T20 at 2pm. Before that we're on air for the final instalment of #womensashes - on air 9.30am.
    by Sky Sports Cricket via twitter
  • 22:01

    Man of the match is... @AaronFinch5. "It was a gem of an innings," says Nick. "Wherever they bowled, they got whacked." #engvaus
    by Sky Sports Cricket via twitter
  • 22:00

    George Bailey: “It was extraordinary; I’d say it was a once-in-a-lifetime innings but with Finchy there’s every chance we’ll see it again.”
    by Sky Sports Cricket via twitter
  • 21:59

    Broad: “We were two short of our highest international T20 score, so the guys can take a lot from that but we need to go one better on Sat.”
    by Sky Sports Cricket via twitter
  • 21:58

    RT @MichaelVaughan: 457 runs in 40 overs.... Forget the result... That was proper entertainment... Love T20
    by Holly Colvin via twitter
  • 21:57

    Stuart Broad: “We knew it was going to be a good wicket. Sometimes you just have to hold your hands up and say you’re outplayed.” #engvaus
    by Sky Sports Cricket via twitter
  • 21:56

    RT @KBrunt26: Not enough retweets lets have a thousand if you really are happy that the men AND women just won the ASHES!!!!!!!!! t.
    by Holly Colvin via twitter
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Match Details

29th Aug 2013
England won the toss and elected to bowl.
The Ageas Bowl
R J Bailey, R T Robinson
TV Umpire
M A Gough
Match Referee
R S Mahanama
Reserve Umpire
D J Millns


Batsman R
M.J. Lumb lbw Johnson 22
A.D. Hales c Wade b Hazlewood 8
L.J. Wright c Wade b Hazlewood 4
E.J.G. Morgan c Maxwell b Johnson 0
J.E. Root Not out 90
R.S. Bopara c Warner b Watson 45
J.C. Buttler b Faulkner 27
S.C.J. Broad Not out 4
Extras 2nb, 6w, 1b, 9
Total 20.0 Overs 209 - 6
Full Batting Card

australia BOWLING CARD

Bowler O M R W
M.G. Johnson 4 1 41 2
J.R. Hazlewood 4 0 43 2
F. Ahmed 4 0 43 0
S.R. Watson 4 0 42 1
J.P. Faulkner 4 0 39 1
Full Bowling Card