Eng v Aus highlights today – Third test day two from W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth (Australia) Friday 15th December 2017. Once again England got another chance to gain a victory Aussies because they performed very well on the first day 305 with four down. Now if England could reach near about or more then 500 runs in their first innings then they have a huge chance to win this third test. England’s highest total of the venue is 592/8d, which was scored in 1986 against the home team and Australia’s highest total is 735/6d vs Zimbabwe in 2003. DA Warner played nine innings on this pitch and scored 803 runs with the highest 253.
England won the toss and chose to bat.
Australia team/playing XI
DA Warner, CT Bancroft, UT Khawaja, SPD Smith (c), SE Marsh, MR Marsh, TD Paine †, MA Starc, PJ Cummins, NM Lyon, JR Hazlewood.
England team/playing XI
AN Cook, MD Stoneman, JM Vince, JE Root (c), DJ Malan, JM Bairstow †, MM Ali, CR Woakes, SCJ Broad, C Overton, JM Anderson.
Match Timings: 10.30 start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
England tour of Australia and New Zealand 3rd Test Highlights
Umpires – Marais Erasmus, Chris Gaffaney
TV Umpires – Aleem Dar
Match Referee – Sir Richie Richardson
Reserve Umpire – Paul Wilson
Match number – Test no. 2288