The Aussizz team batted second after winning the toss and scored 267 runs in their first innings by using 87.5 overs. The opener of their team Marcus Harris batted beautifully and scored 76 runs off 189 deliveries. He smashed seven boundaries in his innings. David Warner batted very fast as he always, he faced 42 balls and scored 38 runs. Nathan Lyon scored 10 runs, Steven Smith 16, Travis Head 27, Cameron Green 17, Alex Carey † 19, Pat Cummins (c) 21, Mitchell Starc 24 not out. James Anderson bowled 23 overs and dismissed four Australian batsmen and gave just 33 runs. Ollie Robinson and Mark Wood took two wickets each. Ben Stokes and Jack Leach took one wicket each.
The Ashes 3rd Test, Australia vs England Highlights today, Monday 27-12-2021, from Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Cummins win the toss and chose to bowl first.
Australia team: 1 David Warner, 2 Marcus Harris, 3 Marnus Labuschagne, 4 Steven Smith, 5 Travis Head, 6 Cameron Green, 7 Alex Carey (wk), 8 Pat Cummins (capt), 9 Mitchell Starc, 10 Scott Boland, 11 Nathan Lyon.
England team: 1 Haseeb Hameed, 2 Zak Crawley, 3 Dawid Malan, 4 Joe Root (capt), 5 Ben Stokes, 6 Jonny Bairstow, 7 Jos Buttler (wk), 8 Ollie Robinson, 9 Mark Wood, 10 Jack Leach, 11 James Anderson.
(last five completed matches, most recent first)
Match Timings: 23:30 GMT (prev day) | 10:30 Local
Umpires – Paul Reiffel, Paul Wilson
TV Umpires – Rod Tucker
Match Referee – David Boon
Reserve Umpire – Shawn Craig
Match number – Test no. 2442