England opener Haseeb Hameed became Australia captain Pat Cummins' 100th Test victim on home soil on Sunday at the MCG on Day 1 of the third Ashes 2021-22 Test. Australia lead the Ashes series 2-0.
Nathan Lyon and Pat Cummins did most of the damage as their combined six wickets put the hosts in a strong position on the opening day of the third Ashes Test at the MCG. Get Day 1 highlights of AUS vs ENG.
Australia lead the five-match Ashes 2021-22 cricket series 2-0. A win at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in the Boxing Day Test will clinch the series. Check match and telecast details of AUS vs ENG, third Test match.
Australia captain Pat Cummins was forced to miss the second Ashes Test match in Adelaide just before the start after it was found out, a patron at the nearby table in the restaurant he went to dine, was identified as a Covid positive case.
For Glenn McGrath, too much bromance between England and Australian players, which he largely attributed to IPL and Big Bash, was taking away the required passion while representing the country.
Cricket Australia selectors have shown their faith in the current Ashes squad for the remaining three Test matches against England. The third Test will be played in Melbourne from December 26.
British journalists covering the Ashes Down Under are worried that a fellow member has tested positive for COVID. The series is being played under a secure bio-bubble.
Marnus Labuschagne made 103 and Steve Smith scored 93 before Australia's tailenders knocked off some quick runs against England's worn-out bowlers. England then limped to 17/2 in 8.4 overs on Day 2.
Marnus Labuschagne was dropped twice but remained unbeaten on 95 at stumps Thursday after sharing partnerships of 172 with David Warner (95) and 45 with Steve Smith.
As a precautionary measure, Pat Cummins has isolated himself. He has tested negative for COVID but will miss the second Ashes Test. Steve Smith will lead in Adelaide.
Australia are on the driver's seat after Day 1 of the second Ashes 2021-22 Test here in Adelaide Oval. David Warner (95) and Marnus Labuschagne (95*) did all the damage. Get here highlights of AUS v ENG second Test.
Check match and telecast details of second Ashes 2021-22, Test match between Australia and England. The Adelaide Test will be a Day-night affair. Australia lead the five-match series 1-0.
Thursday's match in Adelaide will be the second Ashes Test match to be played with the pink ball. The first ICC-approved day-night pink-ball Test match was played in Adelaide in 2015 between Australia and New Zealand.
David Warner, who was hit on the rib cage during the first Ashes 2021-22 Test against England, batted for a brief period at the nets on Tuesday. Skipper Pat Cummins said Warner is good to start.
Australia go into the second Ashes 2021-22 Test against England in Adelaide on Thursday with a perfect win record in eight day-night Tests they have played so far. England have won just once in four they have played.
Josh Hazlewood's absence in the second Ashes 2021-22 Test match against England is a big loss for Australia considering his performance with the ball in Day-night Tests matches. Hazlewood has 32 wickets in pink-ball Test matches in 7 games.
After Australia's nine-wicket win over England in the Ashes 2021-22 series opener in Brisbane, a 'proud' Pat Cummins described the feeling of leading the national team to a win.
After restricting England's second innings to 297, Australia chased down a target of 20 runs in 5.1 overs to seal the win at The Gabba, Brisbane. Australia lead the five-match series 1-0.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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