The home team’s captain Pat Cummins had won the toss yesterday and Australia batted first with scoring 416 with eight wickets down and then their captain, Pat Cummins decided to declare their first innings. The opener of the Australian team David Warner scored 30 runs and out. Marcus Harris contributed 38, Marnus Labuschagne 28, Steven Smith 67, Pat Cummins (c) 24, and Mitchell Starc scored 34 runs. He was Usman Khawaja who smoked all English bowlers all around the park. He scored 137 runs off 260 deliveries. He completed his beautiful innings with the help of thirteen boundaries. Stuart Broad took five wickets. James Anderson, Mark Wood, and Joe Root took one wicket each.
The Ashes 4th Test, Australia vs England Highlights today, Thursday 6-1-2022, from Sydney Cricket Ground.
Cummins win the toss and chose to bat first.
Australia team: 1 David Warner, 2 Marcus Harris, 3 Marnus Labuschagne, 4 Steven Smith, 5 Usman Khawaja, 6 Cameron Green, 7 Alex Carey (wk), 8 Pat Cummins (capt), 9 Mitchell Starc, 10 Nathan Lyon, 11 Scott Boland.
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 Mark Wood, 9 Jack Leach, 10 Stuart Broad, 11 James Anderson.
(last five completed matches, most recent first)
Match Timings: 23:30 GMT (prev day) | 10:30 Local
Umpires – Paul Reiffel, Rod Tucker
TV Umpires – Paul Wilson
Match Referee – Steve Bernard
Reserve Umpire – Shawn Craig
Match number – Test no. 2442