Australia vs England - Sixth one day at Sydney on 02.02.11: Australia won by two wickets
AJ Strauss completed 2000 runs as captain when he was on 30 during his knock of 63 in this game. At the end of this game his aggregate stood at 2033 runs. He earned the distinction of becoming the first England captain to total 2000 plus runs. He is the 23rd captain in the annals of one day games to aggregate 2000 plus runs
AJ Strauss's 63 in this game provide his 15th one day half century and 18th fifty as captain and 26th one day half century and 31st fifty as batsman.
AJ Strauss's 63 in this game provide the 17th occasion of an England captain scoring a fifty against Australia. AJ Strauss registered his sixth fifty as England captain against Australia. It is interesting to note that out of his six fifties four are scores of 63 - 63 at Southampton on 09.09.09: 63 at Lord's on 12.09.09: 63 at Melbourne on 16.01.01 and 63 at Sydney on 02.02.01
AJ Strauss's 63 in this game provide the 12th occasionRead More »from 6th ODI at Sydney: Australia vs England