England's Stuart Broad and James Anderson survived six balls each to save the fourth Test against Australia. It was the sixth time for England and the 24th time overall when the last pair saved a Test match.
Usman Khawaja became the third Australian to score centuries in each innings of a Test match at the Sydney Cricket Ground. Doug Walters in 1969 and Ricky Ponting in 2007 are the other two Australians.
Australia's Steve Smith became the sixth batter to cross 3000 runs in Ashes history during his second innings knock against England on Day 4 of the fourth Test match at the SCG. .
The Day 1 of the fourth Test was hit by several rain interruptions that forced stumps only after 46.5 overs. Steve Smith was unbeaten on six and Usman Khawaja was four not out when rain ended play.
England, who had already lost the Ashes 2021-22 series to Australia after losing the first three matches, have been heavily criticised for their selection of players in the ongoing series.
While trying to open the lift's door with the help of a rod, Marnus Labuschagne even offered some chocolates to Steve Smith as he waited for help from the technicians at the hotel.
Ravichandran Ashwin, with 883 rating points, is the only Indian bowler in the top-10 of ICC Test Rankings. In the batting list, Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli retained their 5th and 7th positions respectively.
Australia and England will be facing each other in the third Test of the ongoing Ashes series at Melbourne Cricket Ground on Boxing Day. Australia lead the series 2-0 and aim to retain the Ashes at MCG.
Set a 468-run target by Australia, England were bowled out for 192 on the final day of play in the day-night Test at Adelaide Oval. Jhye Richardson took five wickets as Australia followed their nine-wicket win in the first Test.
England have never come from 2-0 down to win against Australia in the Ashes history. Only once has a team come from 2-0 down to win the Ashes - Australia in 1936-37, and that was with legendary batter Don Bradman in their side.
Dawid Malan and Joe Root’s 138-run on Day 3 of the Adelaide Test against Australia stand is the third-best third-wicket stand in Day-night Tests. Root became only the third batter to score 1600 plus runs in a calendar year.
With a lead of 282 runs On Day 3, Australia are in a prime position to win the second Test. A loss for England in Adelaide would leave the visitors 2-0 down in the series and needing to win all three remaining tests to regain the Ashes.
Australia have continued their domination on Day 3 of the second Ashes 2021-22 Test in Adelaide, thanks to Mitchell Starc's 4/37 that caused England to suffer a middle-order collapse. Get highlights of AUS v ENG second Test.
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.
Catch Day 2 highlights of the first AUS vs ENG, Ashes Test match at The Gabba, Brisbane. Australia lead England by 196 runs. Travis Head remained unbeaten on 112 off 95.
Batsman Travis Head and pacer Mitchell Starc have been confirmed by new Australian skipper Pat Cummins on Sunday ahead of the first Ashes 2021-22 Test against England. The first Test begins on December 8 at Gabba, Brisbane.
Australia hammered already-eliminated West Indies by eight wickets in their final ICC T20 World Cup 2021, group match. Catch highlights of the AUS vs WI match here.
Australia would be aiming for a much-improved batting effort after being hammered by England in their previous game.
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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