Toss - England
Match - Sri Lanka
Batsman scoring at the highest strike rate - Pietersen
Strike rate of the quickest scoring batsman - 130
Most economical bowler - Murali
Economy rate of the most economical bowler - 3.20
Total runs scored in the match - 565
Total wickets in the match - 16
- As featured in The Independent.
"This is not the time for namby-pamby promising youngsters who might just do something; not the time for building for the future. Pragmatism rules and they don't come more pragmatic than Rogers."
- Victor Marks makes the case for stiff-legged and stiff-armed 35 year old left-handers in Ashes squads