The visitor team Australia scored 295 runs in their first innings with lead of 12 runs. The opener of the team Usman Khawaja’s wicket fell when he was just shy of three runs from his half-century. David Warner contributed 24 runs. Marnus Labuschagne dismissed on 9. Steven Smith was the top runs scorer with 71. Travis Head smashed a boundary and out. Mitchell Marsh added 16 runs to his team’s scorecard. Alex Carey † scored 10 runs, Mitchell Starc 7, Pat Cummins (c) 36, Todd Murphy 34 and Josh Hazlewood 6.
Chris Woakes bowled 25 overs gave 61 runs and took three wickets. Stuart Broad took two wickets in 20 overs, as same as Mark Wood who also dismissed two Australian batsmen. Joe Root took two wickets in 7.1 overs and leaked just 20 runs. The remaining one wickets was taken by James Anderson.
England vs Australia 5th Test Highlights 2023. Saturday 29-7, The Ashes 2023 5th Test Highlights, From Kennington Oval, London.
Toss: Australia chose to field.
England team: 1 Zak Crawley, 2 Ben Duckett, 3 Moeen Ali, 4 Joe Root, 5 Harry Brook, 6 Ben Stokes (capt), 7 Jonny Bairstow (wk), 8 Chris Woakes, 9 Mark Wood, 10 Stuart Broad, 11 James Anderson
Australia team: 1 David Warner, 2 Usman Khawaja, 3 Marnus Labuschagne, 4 Steven Smith, 5 Travis Head, 6 Mitchell Marsh, 7 Alex Carey (wk), 8 Mitchell Starc, 9 Pat Cummins (capt), 10 Todd Murphy, 11 Josh Hazlewood
Head to Head In test’s: 360
England Won: 111
Australia Won: 152
England test Rankings: 3rd
Australia test Rankings: 2nd
(Last five matches, most recent first)
Match Timings: 10:00 AM GMT | 11:00 AM Local
Umpires – Joel Wilson, Kumar Dharmasena
TV Umpire – Nitin Menon
Match Referee – Ranjan Madugalle
Reserve Umpire – David Millns
Match number – Test no. 2515