Sunday, August 23, 2009

Ashes Series 2009 - England won

It is a wonderful moment for cricket fans in England and supporters of England all around the world. England won the series with 2-1 and bring back ashes urn back to their country. Australia all out for 348 while chasing the big target of 546. It is second Ashes series loss for Ponding as a skipper of his side. He added that, England played very good cricket and they deserve for this win. Its going to be very big moment for England all rounder Andrew Flintoff as he is going to get rest from international test cricket. In this 5 match series, England won the second test lead the series. Australia won 4Th test and made series level. In this final do or die match England showed extra ordinary performance and seals this series with this historic win. Australian all rounder M.Clarke won man of the series title. England captain Andrew Strauss is the one who scored highest run in this series. Flintoff helped his side with the ball and bat. England bowler Broad showed good performance in this match along with the spinner. With this loss Australia loss its place in the ranking list and went to Fourth place after south Africa, Sri Lanka and India.

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