Saturday, 4 December 2010

Day Two At Adelaide

Background: England skittled Australia for just 245 on day one at Adelaide.

How did it start: Strauss and Cook batting for England at 1-0.

Where did it all go wrong for Australia?: Not being able to bowl that well

Where did it all go right for Australia?: Bollinger took a wicket third ball of the day, also Harris got Trott out.

Where did it all go wrong for England?: They had to stop playing at the end of the day

Where did it all go right for England?: Sticking loads more runs on for only two wickets lost.

Who won each session?: Morning - England. Afternoon - England. Evening - England (again)

Who won the day?: England. Rather comfortably.

Crumb of comfort?: The team who were in this position in Brisbane didn't win.

Shot of the day: A Cook drive (there were many)

Ball of the day: Dougie Bollinger somehow making Strauss leave one that hit middle stump

Man of the day: Once more, Ally Cook. Top effort, that.

And finally... Ashes Oddity: What's that all about?!

No comments:

Post a Comment